Vernon Lawry Garrison

7 April 1879–6 June 1936 (Age 57)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Vernon Lawry

When Vernon Lawry Garrison was born on 7 April 1879, in Nebraska, United States, his father, William H Garrison, was 36 and his mother, Martha Jane Steel, was 29. He married Iva Ethel Hoisington on 8 February 1899, in Honey Creek Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Fayette, Fayette, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Jefferson Township, Fayette, Iowa, United States in 1930. He died on 6 June 1936, in Honey Creek Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Edgewood, Delaware, Iowa, United States.

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Vernon Lawry Garrison
Iva Ethel Hoisington
Marriage: 8 February 1899
Cecil Clair Garrison
William Dale Garrison
Virgil Kirk Garrison

Spouse and Children

8 February 1899
Honey Creek Township, Delaware, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · Anaconda Established

Age 4

In 1883, Marcus Daly established the town of Anaconda, Montana. It was at the same time that the smelting works in Anaconda was established.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 17

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Garrett .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ervin L Garrison in household of William H Garrison, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Vernon Garrison in household of William H Garrison, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Vern L Garrison, "United States Census, 1930"

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