Zemriah Garrison

1782–1861 (Age 79)
Orange, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Zemriah

When Zemriah Garrison was born in 1782, in Orange, North Carolina, United States, his father, Captain George Adolphus Garrison, was 23 and his mother, Margaret Hall, was 32. He married Percilla James on 27 September 1811, in Orange, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Monroe Township, Ogle, Illinois, United States in 1840 and Saline, Illinois, United States for about 5 years. He died in 1861, in Gallatin, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Zemriah Garrison
Percilla James
Marriage: 27 September 1811
George Garrison
James Garrison
Sarah Garrison
Mary Ann Garrison
Elizabeth "Bettsey" Garrison
Joseph E Garrison
Benjamin F Garrison

Spouse and Children


    Percilla James


27 September 1811
Orange, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 7

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Age 21

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Garrett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Zimri Garrison, "Illinois State Census, 1855"
  • Zimri Garrison, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Zimri Garrison in household of Wm Arnold, "United States Census, 1860"

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