Hobson Carlton Garrett

Brief Life History of Hobson Carlton

When Hobson Carlton Garrett was born on 2 July 1899, in Oklahoma, United States, his father, Felix Jefferson Garrett, was 23 and his mother, Ann " Annie" Brock, was 20. He married Vay Lambert on 17 April 1943, in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States. He lived in Buffalo Township, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Erick, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 17 August 1965, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Fort Rosecrans, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hobson Carlton Garrett
Vay Lambert
Marriage: 17 April 1943

Sources (16)

  • Hobson Garrett in household of Felix J Garrett, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Hobson C Garrett, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Hobson Carlton Garrett, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English (southern): from the Middle English personal name Gerad, a variant of either Gerald or Gerard .

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

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