Wife of William Harris who served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Wabash and daughter of James Washington. According to various depostions filed in her Widows Pension application, Phoebe Ann had known William Harris from the time she was a child because he had lived at Westbury, an adjoining plantation. Both Harris and her father James Washington enlisted in the Navy on the night of July 18, 1863 when they made their way out to gun boats in the James River. Pheobe Ann received a widows pension until her death 01 MAY 1927. U.S. Navy Widows #17389.