Jill A. Harris, Class of 1973

Posted Jun 05, 2019

Jill A. Harris ’73 died Nov. 6, 2018. Jill graduated from Upper Arlington School System, Class of 1969. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from Otterbein, Class of 1973. Jill received a master’s degree in Library Science and also in History, with an emphasis on Archives, from Case Western Reserve University in 1982. After Graduate School, Jill worked on letters and papers of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Library in Springfield, Illinois. Jill was employed by the Ohio Historical Center, where she worked in the Ohio Village Genealogical Library and in archival positions. Jill also worked processing archival materials and records for the State of Ohio Board of Health.

Jill is preceded in death by her parents Rodger C. and Janice M. Harris, and her sister Janie L. Harris. She is survived by her brother and sister, Robin L. Harris and Holly-Jo Harris.