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HARRIS Claiborne Ernest

HARRIS Claiborne Ernest

Male 1907 - 1968  (61 years)

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  • Name HARRIS Claiborne Ernest 
    Born 2 Apr 1907  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  Lee Ward, Richmond (City), VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 
    • 1910 United States Federal Census
      about Ernest C Davis
      Name:Ernest C Davis [Ernest C Harris]          
      Age in 1910:3          
      Birth Year:1907          
      Birthplace:Virginia          
      Home in 1910:Richmond Lee Ward, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia          
      Race:White          
      Gender:Male          
      Relation to Head of House:Son          
      Marital Status:Single          
      Father's Name:James E Davis          
      Father's Birthplace:Virginia          
      Mother's Name:Ellen Davis          
      Mother's Birthplace:Virginia          
      Neighbors: View others on page          
      Household Members:NameAge               
      James E Davis 27               
      Ellen Davis 20               
      Ernest C Davis 3               
      Elsie V Davis 0/12 [0]               
    Census 1920  Lee Ward, Richmond (City), VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1920 United States Federal Census
      about Claiborn Harris
      Name:Claiborn Harris          
      Age:12          
      Birth Year:abt 1908          
      Birthplace:Virginia          
      Home in 1920:Richmond Lee Ward, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia          
      Race:White          
      Gender:Male          
      Relation to Head of House:Son          
      Marital Status:Single          
      Father's Name:Ernest Harris          
      Father's Birthplace:Virginia          
      Mother's Name:Ellen Harris          
      Mother's Birthplace:Virginia          
      Able to read:Yes          
      Able to Write:Yes          
      Neighbors: View others on page          
      Household Members:NameAge               
      Ernest Harris 48               
      Ellen Harris 39               
      Elsie Harris 9               
      Claiborn Harris 12               

    Occupation 1920  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Driver, City of Richmond 
    Education Abt 1924  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Thomas Jefferson High School 
    Residence 1934  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    317 Cleveland St. 
    • Claiborne E Harris
      in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995

      Name:      Claiborne E Harris
      Gender:      Male
      Residence Year:      1934
      Street address:      317 Cleveland
      Residence Place:      Richmond, Virginia, USA
      Occupation:      Clerk
      Spouse:      Hazel Harris
      Publication Title:      Richmond, Virginia, City Directory, 1934
    Military 25 Feb 1942  San Diego. Ca Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    US Navy 
    • Various locations. Entered from Richmond, Va.
      Serial number: 658 45 16
    Organizations 1947  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Masons 
    • Brought in by Linwood Howard and Landon Horne
    Medical Abt 1961  [4
    Diabetes - Heart Poblems 
    Medical Abt 1961  [5
    Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure 
    • Treated at the McGuire Va facility in Richmond
    SSN Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    223-07-7278 
    Occupation Bookkeeper (City of Richmond, Va)  [6, 7
    Reference Number 10 
    Residence 1964  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    311 N. Cleveland St 
    • Visited my father and Grandmother there in about 1964
    Died 29 Aug 1968  Richmond, VA (McGuire VA Hosp) Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Cause: Heart Attack 
    Buried 31 Aug 1968  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Notes 
    • It is unknown how Claiborne and Evelyn met. Claiborne graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Richmond (same as his son). He was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. They first lived in the apartments on Cleveland Street in Richmond when he got out of the service. They lived with his father and mother there. He was in the US Navy and stationed in San Diego, California and Evelyn went out there twice to see him. After the divorce, Claiborne lived at 901 Kent Rd, Richmond, VA., with his mother.

      He was still living there when he died at McGuire Veterans Hospital in Richmond (age 61).

      The graveside service was held at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Henrico County, 4000 Pilot's Ln., Virginia at 3:30 PM and officiated by Rev. Hugh Kirby and Rev. George Sadler. Bennett Funeral Home (Bennett Funeral Home - 3215 Cutshaw Ave, Richmond ) handled the funeral.

      Ellen W. Spencer 2832 Jeffers Dr. Richmond, VA Bon Air was executor Order Book 27, Pg. 505 666A 574 Richmond Circuit Court.

      Worked for City of Richmond as a bookkeeper. Was a Mason and sponsored by Linwood Howard. Lived with his mother after the divorce.

      Note:
      he and his father (James E.) and his son (Eugene (Gene)) all three worked for the City of Richmond.

      Ellen W. Spencer 2832 Jeffers Dr. Richmond, VA Bon Air was executor Order Book 27, Pg. 505 666A 574 Richmond Circuit Court.
    • (Medical):Had high blood pressure, heart attack and diabetes
    Person ID I975  Booth Family
    Last Modified 26 May 2017 

    Father HARRIS James Ernest, Jr.,   b. 9 Jun 1882, Hanover County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1945  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother RUDD Elnora (Ellen),   b. 25 Jun 1890, Virginia (??) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1971, Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1906  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940
      Groom's Name: James E. Harris
      Groom's Birth Date: 1884
      Groom's Birthplace: Hanover
      Groom's Age: 22
      Bride's Name: Elenora Rudd
      Bride's Birth Date: 1888
      Bride's Birthplace: Henrico
      Bride's Age: 18
      Marriage Date: 16 Nov 1906
      Marriage Place: Richmond, Henrico, Virginia
      Groom's Father's Name: Jim
      Groom's Mother's Name: Elenora
      Bride's Father's Name: W.E.
      Bride's Mother's Name: Elenora
      Groom's Race: White
      Groom's Marital Status: Single
      Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
      Bride's Race: White
      Bride's Marital Status: Single
      Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M00890-3
      System Origin: Virginia-EASy
      Source Film Number: 2048456
      Reference Number: Image 250
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 BARE Hazel B.,   b. 1911, Harrisonburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 22 Sep 1933 
    Divorced 27 Mar 1941 
    Last Modified 29 May 2016 
    Family ID F4281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 HORNE Evelyn Mae,   b. 21 Jul 1913, 237 S. Beaver Dam Rd, Waverly, Sussex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1994, Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1942  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Married at 4:30 pm by Dr. Theodore F. Adams

      Claiborne E Harris
      in the Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014
      The marriage license shows he was married previously!
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      Name:      Claiborne E Harris
      Gender:      Male
      Race:      White
      Age:      34
      Birth Date:      abt 1908
      Marriage Date:      7 Feb 1942
      Marriage Place:      Richmond, Virginia, USA
      Registration Place:      Richmond, Virginia, USA
      Father:      James Ernest Harris
      Mother:      Ellen Rudd
      Spouse:      Evelyn M Horne
      Spouse Gender:      Female
      Spouse Race:      White
      Spouse Age:      27
      Spouse Father:      Herbert R Horne
      Spouse Mother:      Mary Eliz Goodrich
    Honeymoon 9 Feb 1942  Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Niagra Falls 
    • They also visited into Canada for part of their honeymoon.
    Divorced 1948  Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Divorced 
    Divorced 12 May 1952 
    Children 
     1. HARRIS Eugene "Gene" Clay,   b. 22 Oct 1947, Richmond, VA (Johnston-Willis Hosp) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 29 May 2016 
    Family ID F351  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Apr 1907 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Driver, City of Richmond - 1920 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Thomas Jefferson High School - Abt 1924 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 317 Cleveland St. - 1934 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1942 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHoneymoon - Niagra Falls - 9 Feb 1942 - Niagara Falls, Niagara, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - US Navy - 25 Feb 1942 - San Diego. Ca Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOrganizations - Masons - 1947 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - Divorced - 1948 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSSN - 223-07-7278 - - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 311 N. Cleveland St - 1964 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Heart Attack - 29 Aug 1968 - Richmond, VA (McGuire VA Hosp) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Aug 1968 - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Harris: Claiborne Ernest Harris
    Harris: Claiborne Ernest Harris
    Taken at his wedding at 1st Baptist Church in Richmond in the 1940's
    Horne: Evelyn Horne and Dad in California
    Horne: Evelyn Horne and Dad in California
    Evelyn and Dad in California

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] LDS IGI Batch 7214315, Sheet 03, Source 820369.

    2. [S53] Mary Virginia Howard's recollections, From taped interview in 2000 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S53] Mary Virginia Howard's recollections.

    4. [S37] Gene C. Harris.

    5. [S37] Gene C. Harris (Reliability: 3).
      High Blood Pressure and Cardiac Disease

    6. [S63] Gene Harris, Son.

    7. [S64] City of Richmond Personnel Office.

    8. [S37] Gene C. Harris (Reliability: 4).

    9. [S62] Bennett Funeral Home.

    10. [S125] LDS IGI Data Source 1126437, Batch 1832003, Sheet 60.

    11. [S30] Evelyn Mae Horne Harris and family Bible.

    12. [S229] Gene C. Harris Evelyn Horne Harris.