Below You Will Find The Description Of The Symbols In Our Family Crest
FAITH - Phil. 4:13 reads "I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me." The cross in our family crest represents our faith in God Almighty. We are a Christian family that believes in serving the Lord.
FREEDOM - The broken shackles in our family crest represent freedom to chart own destinies and freedom of self-determination.
HERITAGE - The continent of Africa in our family crest symbolizes our common Black heritage. We must acknowledge our past to effectively determine our future.
KNOWLEDGE & ACHIEVEMENT - Knowledge is power, ignorance is bondage. The Harris Family members are encouraged and expected to strive to achieve their maximum potential. This is symbolized by the graduation cap.
HARRIS - This is our family name. Currently it is only traceable as far back as Tom Harris who was born in the 1830's.