Thomas Jefferson Garrison

9 July 1839–3 March 1925 (Age 85)
Coweta, Georgia, United States

The Life of Thomas Jefferson

When Thomas Jefferson Garrison was born on 9 July 1839, in Coweta, Georgia, United States, his father, Thomas Galespa Garrison, was 41 and his mother, Frances Hanks, was 41. He married Selina Berry about 1860. He lived in Election Precinct 15 Clear Creek, Fayette, Alabama, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1921. He died on 3 March 1925, in Fayette, Alabama, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Dobbs Cemetery, Fayette, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jefferson Garrison
1839–1925
Matilda Elizabeth Dobbs
1851–1920
Marriage: about 1863
Isaac Alonzo Garrison
1873–1917
Ritty A Garrison
1877–
Rintha J Garrison
1879–1950
Luclina Jane Garrison
1881–1957
Hayes Monroe Garrison
1881–1963
Sarah Ella Garrison
1882–1936
Della Garrison
1887–
Chester Lee Garrison
1890–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1863
Coweta, Georgia, United States
children

(8)

    Isaac Alonzo Garrison

    Male1873–1917Male

    Ritty A Garrison

    Female1877–Female

    Rintha J Garrison

    Female1879–1950Female

    Female1881–1957Female

    Male1881–1963Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Mary Amanda Garrison

    Female1821–1882Female

    James G. Garrison

    Male1822–Male

    Female1824–1898Female

    Female1826–1901Female

    Parthena Garrison

    Female1828–1902Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 22

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1863

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Garrett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas J Garrison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas Jefferson Garison, "Alabama, Census of Confederate Veterans, 1907, 1921, 1927"
  • Thomas J Garison, "United States Census, 1920"

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