Archibald Mitchell "Archie" Harris

ID#281, b. 15 February 1871, d. 6 March 1906
Father: Uriah Harris
Mother: Mary Ann Lydick

Birth date: 15 February 1871
Birth place: Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia.1

Commonly known by the nickname Archie.1

Archibald married Mayme Isabelle Ocker, daughter of William Ocker and Frederica Straub, on 18 March 1894 in Belmont County, Ohio.2

Archie died at age 35 on 6 March 1906 at Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia. The cause of death as described on his death certificate reads, "Accidentally killed by Engine of Passenger Train No. 106 of B&O Railroad while on duty as Conductor of Yard Engine No. 561." The accident happened at the corner of 33rd and McCulloch Streets.1 Archie's body was interred on 9 March 1906 in the Greenwood Cemetery, 1526 National Road, Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia.1
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Last Edited Date=26 Jul 2012


  1. [S1400] Archie Mitchell Harris, Certificate of Death, Ohio County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file _00159.jpg.
  2. [S366] Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900, online (Provo, Utah: Inc.), Arch M. Harris and Mamie Ocker data.