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Spelling variations of this family name include: Harris, Harries, Harrys, Harryss, Haries, Haris, Hairis and many more.First found in Derbyshire where they had been granted lands by William the Conqueror for their assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D.Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Lt. Harris who settled in Virginia in 1623; Abraham Harris settled in the Barbados in 1660; Ann Harris settled in Maryland in 1737; Elizabeth Harris settled in Salem, Mass. in 1630.(Above is a small excerpt from our 1800 word history)Motto Translated: Everywhere to remember one’s country.   

 

 

 

Suggested Readings for the name Harris

Families of Elisha, Joseph and Woodruff Harris of Chenango County, New York and Geauga and Portage Counties, Ohio by Gale Ion Harris, Harris Index: A Biographical of Over 4500 American Descendants of Edward Harris and Flora Douglas of Scotland, 1730-1983 by Calsita V. Leonard.

Some noteworthy people of the name Harris
  • Roy Harris (1898-1979), American classical composer
  • Derek Harris (b. 1926), original name of American John Derek
  • Dionna Harris, American softball player
  • John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris (1903-1960), original name of John Wyndham
  • Sir Arthur Travers Harris, Marshall of the Royal Air Force
  • Lt. General Sir Ian Harris, Chief of Staff, Contingencies Planning, Supreme H.Q., Allied Powers, Europe, 1963-66
  • George St Vincent Harris, Fifth Baron of Seringapatam and Mysore, and of Belmont in Kent
  • Hon. Walter Edward Harris, member of the Queen’s Counsel, Canada
  • Lawren Harris (1886-1949), Canadian painter, founding member of the “Group of Seven”
  • Rolf Harris (b. 1930), Australian entertainer

 

 

 

 

 

 

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