Mitchell A. Garren

12 July 1846–4 December 1864 (Age 18)
Henderson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mitchell A.

When Mitchell A. Garren was born on 12 July 1846, in Henderson, North Carolina, United States, his father, James A Garren, was 25 and his mother, Nancy Caroline Rhodes, was 26. He married Sarah Ann Youngblood on 10 April 1864, in Henderson, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 4 December 1864, at the age of 18.

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Mitchell A. Garren
Sarah Ann Youngblood
Marriage: 10 April 1864
Eliza Caroline Garren

Spouse and Children

10 April 1864
Henderson, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States


    Eliza Caroline Garren


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World Events (3)

1853 · First State Fair

Age 7

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 16

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

1 English: probably a variant of Garrant .2 Respelling of German Garen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Michel A Garon in household of James Garon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • M A Garron, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • M A Garren, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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