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Dawson Bailey Harris

Dawson Bailey Harris, American banker. Member Tennessee Bankers Association (president 1949-1950), Chattanooga Manufacturers Association, Chamber of Commerce; Club: Mountain City.

Background

  • Harris, Dawson Bailey was born on December 6, 1891 in Murray Company, Georgia, United States. Son of Thomas Jefferson and Katherine (Keith) Harris.

  • Education

    • Student in public schools.

    Career

    • 1 son, Dawson Bailey. Messenger Hamilton National Bank, Chattanooga, 1908-1910, became assistant cashier, 1921, assistant vice president, 1926, v p., 1928, executive vice president, 1946, president since 1948, also director. V. chairman, director Ross-Meehan Foundries, Inc.

      Director Hamilton National Bank, Knoxville, Tennessee, Hamilton National Associate, Inc., Interstate Life & Accident Company, Title Guaranty & Trust Company Tennessee Natural Gas Lines, Inc., East Tennessee Natural Gas Lines, Inc.

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member Tennessee Bankers Association (president 1949-1950), Chattanooga Manufacturers Association, Chamber of Commerce. Club: Mountain City.

    Connections

    • Married Grace Evelyn Davies, September 2, 1916.
    • father: Thomas Jefferson Harris
    • mother: Katherine (Keith) Harris
    • spouse: Grace Evelyn Davies
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    Born December 6, 1891
    Died September, 1953
    (aged 61)
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