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Theophilus Toulmin Garrard
Birth: Jun. 7, 1812
Death: Mar. 15, 1902

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Prior to the Civil War, he was a member of the Kentucky State Legislature and was a Captain of volunteers in the 16th Kentucky Infantry during the Mexican War. In 1861, he was appointed Colonel of the 7th Kentucky Infantry and participated in the battles of Wild Cat Mountain, Richmond and Perryville. He was attached to the staff of General Samuel P. Carter in 1862 and commanded a brigade in General McClernand's XIII Corps at Grand Gulf, Port Gibson and Baker's Creek. Promoted Brigadier General after the Battle of Vicksburg, in November 1862, he commanded the 1st Division XXIII Corps until he was mustered out of the Army in April 1864. Union Generals Israel and Kenner Garrard, were his cousins. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Nancy M. Brawner Garrard (1813 - 1838)*
  Lucy B. Garrard (1832 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Rankin Garrard (____ - 1848)*
  Joseph Garrard (1851 - 1924)*
  Gilbert Garrard (1853 - 1907)*
  Catherine Garrard (1859 - 1864)*
  Daniel K. Garrard (1864 - 1890)*
  Infant son Garrard (1868 - 1868)*
  Infant son Garrard (1876 - 1876)*
  Infant son Garrard (1878 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Garrard Family Cemetery
Garrard
Clay County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 26, 2001
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Theophilus Toulmin Garrard
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