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Heaton W. Harris

Heaton W. Harris, American consul-general. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.


  • Harris, Heaton W. was born on April 23, 1858 in Alliance, Ohio, United States. Son of Joel G. and Louisa E. Harris.

  • Education

    • Graduate Mount Union College, 1882. Bachelor of Laws, Cincinnati Law School, 1887.


    • Practiced law at Alliance in firm of Fording & Harris, 1887-1899. Consul at Mannheim, Germany, 1899-1907. At Nuremberg, March, 1907-December, 1908.

      Consul-general at-large, December, 1908-August, 1912. Consul-general at Frankfort-on-Main, Germany, August, 1912-February, 1917, at Stockholm, Sweden, March 1917-January 1918, at Havana, Cuba, January since 1918.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.


    • Married Effie Leek, of Alliance, January 19, 1889.
    • father: Joel G.
    • mother: Louisa E. Harris
    • spouse: Effie Leek
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    Born April 23, 1858