HARRIS, JOHN PEDEN
Rhea, AR
Date of birth:  Mar 4, 1842 in Barren Co. KY

Name of father:  John Renfro Harris of VA, son of
William Renfro of KY & VA

Name of mother:  Martha Pedon, daughter of ____ & Sarah.

Remarks: John Renfro Harris enlisted in Mexican War
but did not enter service owing to early treaty

Military service: Co. H 4th KY Inf
Political party:  Democrat
Church connection:  M.E. South
Organizations:  Mason

Wife & date of marriage: Ophelia Pedon, daughter of
Samuel and Jullia Pedon of Cincinnati, AR
Comments: Subject was wounded in right hand in campaign from
 Dalton to Atlanta

Children:
 Earle Wayne Harris, Denver, CO
 Minnie I. Harris, Rhea, AR