An Author and an industrialist, President Southern Railway Co
Fairfax Harrison was described as "physically imposing", and gray-haired in his middle age; and by an employee, Harry DeButts, "a little cold when you first met him, but underneath he was a very warm, admirable, capable and wise man".
Hetty and Fairfax had four children: three daughters, Ursula, Constance, and Sally, and a son, Richard.
Fairfax Harrison died of heart disease and was buried in the Ivy Hill Cemetery, Alexandria, Virginia.
Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders H-M, Volume 2, John N. Ingham, 1983, CT/London, Greenwood Press...JR 1/2018
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