Convention Member William Harrison
Born in 1790 in North Carolina. Mr. Harrison married Miss Lucy Newman November 4, 1813, in Bedford County, Virginia. He removed his family to Brown Township in Washington County, Indiana in 1830. After having lived in Indiana for 20 years, they moved to Iowa in the 1850s. Mr. Harrison was a delegate to the 1844 Iowa Constitutional Convention in Iowa City, representing Washington County. He died July 22, 1856, and is buried in Wallick Cemetery, Cedar County, Iowa.