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William Garrett
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Birth: 1808
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1884
Texas, USA

Son of Jacob and Charity (Taylor) Garrett, he emigrated to TX in 1828 settling in the Ayish Bayou District. In August of 1832 he fought under Capt. Samuel S. Davis in the Battle of Nacogdoches; was one on a comittee of fifteen to select the town site of San Augustine; enlisted in the company of Capt. William Kimbro in the summer of 1836; and was on the board of trustees for the University of Wastern Texas in 1848.
The father of 13 children by two marriages.
First marriage to Mary "Polly" Grimmer Cartwright
1. John
2. Mary
3. Mintie
Second marriage to Lucetta Teel
4. Ella
5. Jack
6. Wyatt
7. Eva
8. George T.
9. Kate
10. William
11. Anna R.
12. Emma
13 Anna E.

Information taken from "Caucasian Cemeteries of San Augustine County Book"

Family links: 
  Mary Grimmer Cartwright Garrett (1814 - 1846)*
  John Garrett*
  Mary G, Garrett Sublett (1832 - 1883)*
  Clementine Garrett Price (1836 - 1862)*
*Calculated relationship
Garrett Cemetery
San Augustine
San Augustine County
Texas, USA
Created by: Cheryl Cartwright
Record added: Jan 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83824153

- Cheryl Cartwright
 Added: Jan. 31, 2014

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