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McCamy Alexander Harris

Mc. A. Harris
Full Name: McCamy Alexander Harris
Birth date: December 1, 1829
Death date: August 30, 1900

Terms of Service

  • House, 15th (1) Legislature
    4/18/1876 - 1/14/1879
(1) RIPLEY, TEXAS was in northwestern Titus County. Its post office was established in 1872, and by 1914 it ceased to exist as a named community. A second RIPLEY, TEXAS was formed in 1912 in Titus County and ceased to exist by 1984. Handbook of Texas Online .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • Mc. A. Harris. House Journal .


Other Resources

  • McCamey A. Harris, Texas, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865. FamilySearch .
  • Confederate States Army, Sergeant, Company B, 13th Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, McCamey A. Harris, birth date 12/1/1829, death date 8/20/1900, burial in Green Hill Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Titus County. Find a Grave .
  • McCamy A. Harris. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
  • McCamy A. Harris biography, pp. 73-74. Born 1828 in Talbot County, GA. Resides in Titus county, "living with his family in the town of Ripley." Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878 1876.
  • Reprint of McCamey A. Harris letter to Hon. G.B. Pickett, Decatur, Tex., Dallas Morning News, 8/21/1899. Texas Confederate Veterans .
  • Biographical sketch, McCamey Alexander Harris (1829-1900). The Strangest Names in American Political History .
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