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Andrew Lintner Harris

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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