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Joseph Elijah Garriott
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1861
Keokuk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1933
Wilson County
Kansas, USA

Joseph Garriott, husband of Anna E. Garriott, passed away at the age of 71 from Pneumonia at his home in Neodesha at 208 Indiana Street.

He was the son of Elijah Garriott and was self employed as a barber.

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07-Joseph Elijah Garriott
Birth: 4 Dec 1861, Keokuk Co, IA
Death: 2 Feb 1933, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS- age 71
Burial: Neodesha Cemetery
Occupation: Barber
Father: Elijah L Jr Garriott

Marriage: 24 Dec 1883, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS: Bk C/248 by T Woodard
Spouse: Anna Ellen DERRY
Birth: 9 Sep 1865, Vermont, IL (or Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS)
Death:10 May 1946, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS- age 80
Burial: Neodesha Cemetery
Father: Charles W DERRY (1825-1911)
Mother: Rachel BOGUE (1843-1922)
[photo courtesy of & larry gifford]

CHILDREN: Joseph and Anna had three daughters:
LOLA G GARRIOTT [b. 16 Jan 1885, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS], m. Karl Jacob THOMAS [b. 9 Jun 1884, Ohio, d. 14 Jan 1950- age 65, lived Bremerton, WA] on 23 Dec 1906, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS. He served in the military in WW1, was the son of Perl Jonathan THOMAS (1862-1943) and Ella May HOLCOMBE (1859-1930). They had two children:
09----HEESELER JOSEPH THOMAS [b. 5 May 1909, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO; d. 18 Mar 2004, Clallam Co, WA- age 94], m. Anna Alice HEATH, daughter of John Russell HEATH (1876-1950) and Mary Margaret MIKESELL (1883-1912) on 15 May 1929, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS, lived in Bremerton, WA, had three sons:
10----KENNETH JOSEPH THOMAS [b. 15 Jun 1931, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS], a Yale graduate, m. Margaret Grace ORR [or Ort], had two children:
10----DAVID HEESELER THOMAS [b. 14 Mar 1937, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS], m. Joyce Dianna VISSER, lived in Seattle, King Co, WA, had two children:
10----GREGORY LOWELL THOMAS [b. 13 Aug 1938, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS], a Yale graduate, m. Peggy Carole BUELL on 20 Jul 1962.
09----CHARLOTTE LOUISE THOMAS [b. 21 May 1917, Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS], m. Edwin Leon HALLAM [b.31 Mar 1916, Crook, CO], the son of James Melvin HALLAM and Emmaline BIVENS. They lived in Bremerton, WA. Charlotte 2nd married Melvin Leroy ELLIOTT on 25 Feb 1952? Charlotte and Edwin had a daughter.
10----LEORA KAY HALLAM [b. 7 Nov 1938], m. Ronald Gene BEDFORD, had four?children:

ETHEL GARRIOTT [b. 20 Jun 1888, Pueblo Co, CO (or Neodesha, Wilson Co, KS); d. 25 Dec 1983, Montgomery Co, KS- age 95, bur. Neodesha Cemetery], SSN: 513-07-3143/KS, m. 1st George A REVES [d. Jan 1935], m. 2nd Emmett SMALLEY; and

LEORA GARRIOTT [b. 29 Apr 1904, Wilson Co, KS; d. 9 Feb 1933], m. George HORNER, had daughter:
09----JOANN HORNER, m. Dean BEARD.

1931 NEWSPAPER ARTICLE: Glances & Observations. Quote: "Heeseler (note they use that extra third e) Thomas has given up his position in another line of business and opened a music store in the Winter Building in Neodesha, KS. Mr Thomas is placing in stock a general line of musical merchandise, radios, and will take a piano agency." There is supposed to be an extensive archive at [information provided by _________, who states, "In my search, I found an article from the 1931 Presto-Times (apparently for the music industry) On page 13 of this section."]

1910 Wilson Co, KS census: has J E Garrott 49, b. IA, Barber; Anna Garrott 44, b. IL; Leora Garriott 6, b. KS; and Rachel Dardy 66, b. IL (Widow, Mother-in-Law).
1920 Wilson Co, KS census: has Joseph Garriot 58, b. OH, Barber-Barber Shop; Anne Garriot 54, b. IL; Leora Garriot 16, b. KS; Lela Thomas 35, b. KS, Sales Lady-Variety Store; Hesseler Thomas 10, b. MO (Grandson); and Charlotte Thomas 2-8/12, b. KS (Granddaughter).
1930 Wilson Co, KS census: has Joe Garriott 68, b. IA, Proprietor-Barber Shop; and Anna Garriott 64, b. IL.
1940 Wilson Co, KS census: has Anna Garriott 74, b. IL, w/ $1,800 Home Value; and Lula Thomas 55, b. KS.

2004 OBITUARY: Former Bremerton resident Heeseler J Thomas, 94, of Snohomish died March 18 in Snohomish. He was born in Kansas City, MO, to Karl Jacob and Lala (Garriott) Thomas. He graduated from high school in Neodesha, KS, in 1927.
In 1929, he married Anna Heath, the mother of his three sons. She preceded him in death.
In 1974, he married Laurel Day. She also preceded him in death.
Mr Thomas lived in Bremerton from 1943 to 1972. He worked as a naval electrician at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard for 29 years, retiring in 1972.
He was affiliated with the Presbyterian church, and served as an elder in congregations in Neodesha, Bremerton and Snohomish. He volunteered for a year in the audio-visual center of the Evangelical Church of Sudan in Khartoum.
Mr Thomas had a lifelong love of music. He enjoyed playing saxophone and clarinet in a number of musical groups and entertained at nursing homes in the Snohomish area.
Survivors include three sons, Kenneth Thomas and his wife, Margaret, of New York City, David Thomas and his wife, Joyce of Port Angeles and Gregory Thomas and his wife, Norma, of Phoenix; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 3 pm Monday at First Presbyterian Church of Snohomish. Inturnment will be in Bremerton under the direction of Bauer Funeral Chapel of Snohomish.
Memorial donations may be made to the Mission Fund or the Student Scholarship Fund of Snohomish First Presbyterian Church, PO Box 298, Snohomish, WA 98291. [The Sun, Snohomish, WA, 27 Mar 2004]
Family links: 
  Elijah L Garriott (1826 - 1887)
  Anna Ellen Derry Garriott (1865 - 1946)
  Ethel Garriott Reves Smalley (1888 - 1983)*
  Leora Viola Garriott Horner (1904 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship
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Neodesha Cemetery
Wilson County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 1st Add, Block 8, Lot 664, Space 1
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Record added: Dec 30, 2011
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Joseph Elijah Garriott
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