Beauregard Garretson

Brief Life History of Beauregard

When Beauregard Garretson was born about 1861, in Logan, Illinois, United States, his father, Thomas Pierce Garretson, was 44 and his mother, Phoebe Campbell, was 33. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Mary Wentzel. He died on 28 December 1940, in Sheridan Township, Logan, Illinois, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in New Holland, Logan, Illinois, United States.

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Beauregard Garretson
about 1861–1940
Mary Wentzel
Helen Garretson
Walter Garetson
Dorothy E Garreston
Lynn Garretson

Sources (11)

  • Beauregard Gamtson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Beauregard Garretson, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Beauregard Garretson, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Historical Boundaries: 1875: Logan, Illinois, United States

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Garrett .

Americanized form of Dutch Gerritsen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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