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Alfred Burton Garrison
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1859
Rush County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1923
Summerfield
Marshall County
Kansas, USA

Born in Rush County, Indiana, he was the eldest of a family of four sons, born to William and Louisa Garrison. His family came to Marshall County, Kansas in 1867, locating on a homestead in Balderson township. He married Jessie Viora Winter on November 29, 1882. They had six sons, Floyd, Clarence, Walter, Ole, Benjamin and Raleigh as well as three daughters, Etta, Esta and Bessie. A. B or Burt as he was known, was a devout member of the Masonic Order and attained the thirty-second degree. He became recognized as one of the foremost stockmen and farmers of the middle-west. He pure-bred herds were widely known and he served for a time as President of the Standard Record Association. In his official life Mr Garrison served his community in the capacity of county commissioner, township trustee and clerk, and a member of the board of education in the city schools of Summerfield. He was also chairman of the board of directors in the Mutual Telephone Company and was for many years director of the Summerfield State Bank.

(Note: Thanks to David Garrison for this obit!) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Russell Garrison (1836 - 1910)
  Mary Louise Elizabeth Cruise Garrison (1836 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie Viola Winter Garrison (1859 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  William Floyd Garrison (1884 - 1946)*
  Clara Etta Garrison Glick (1885 - 1969)*
  Clarence Garrison (1887 - 1887)*
  Walter W Garrison (1888 - 1943)*
  Olie Auston Garrison (1890 - 1964)*
  Benjamin Harrison Garrison (1892 - 1950)*
  Bessie Viola Garrison Winquist (1898 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Burton Garrison (1859 - 1923)
  Henry L. Garrison (1865 - 1923)*
  Edwin M. Garrison (1869 - 1948)*
  Arthur Garrison (1874 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Summerfield Cemetery
Summerfield
Marshall County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: David Garrison
Originally Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
Record added: Nov 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79865616
Alfred Burton Garrison
Added by: David Garrison
 
Alfred Burton Garrison
Added by: David Garrison
 
Alfred Burton Garrison
Added by: Luella Hinrichsen
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 26, 2013
Such a classic look - a pleasure to read of your life...
- GeorgiaCA
 Added: Jan. 31, 2013
Rest in peace great grandpa!
- David
 Added: Jan. 26, 2013
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