Tag Archives: George Honey Harris

What’s in a name?

I wonder sometimes at people who say I’ve researched my family history. Have they really? A comment I received recently said ‘ my surname’s blah’, so I must be connected to your tree! I don’t think so. How would you know if you aren’t prepared to do the hard work? Other’s find information and think …

Continue reading

Surname Saturday – Harris

My paternal GG grandfather was George Honey Harris. He was born in 1844 at Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom and died in 1932 at Encounter Bay South Australia. His middle name was also spelt ‘Honney’ in some records. His parents were: Pierre George Harris (1805-1877) and Adelina Bienvenu (1813-1877). George arrived in South Australia with his …

Continue reading