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Dawson Bailey Harris

banker

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.

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