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Andrew Lintner Harris

Andrew Lintner Harris, American governor. member Ohio Senate, 1865-1867, Ho; member United States Industrial Commn.

Background

  • Harris, Andrew Lintner was born on November 17, 1835 in Butler Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Benjamin and Nancy (Lintner) Harris.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Miami University, 1860 (Doctor of Laws, 1906, Ohio Wesleyan, 1907). Second Lieutenant 20th Ohio Infantry, April 17, 1861. Captain, May 27, 1861.

      Second lieutenant 75th Ohio Infantry, October 3, 1861. Captain, November 9, 1861. Major, March 13, 1863.

      Colonel, May 3, 1863. Bvtd. brigadier general vols., March 13, 1865, for distinguished and gallant services. Honorary mustered out, January 17, 1865.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar 1865. Probate judge, Preble Company, 1875-1882. Member Ohio Senate, 1865-1867, House of Representatives, 1885-1889.

      Lieutenant governor of Ohio, 1892-1896. Member United States Industrial Commission, 1898-1902. Governor of Ohio, 1906-1909.

      Home: Eaton, O.

    Membership

    Member Ohio Senate, 1865-1867, Ho. Member United States Industrial Commn.

    Connections

    • Married Caroline Conger, October 15, 1865.
    • father: Benjamin Harris
    • mother: Nancy (Lintner) Harris
    • spouse: Caroline Conger
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    Born November 17, 1835
    Died September 13, 1915
    (aged 79)
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