Harrison R. “Harry” Garten

Harrison R. “Harry” Garten

Gibson County, Indiana, USA
Death 21 Jan 1917 (aged 78)
Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA
Burial Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA
Plot Block 8 Lot 6
Memorial ID 50677585 · View Source
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Abilene Reflector 25 January 1917

Garten, Harrison R. an old soldier; died at home of son Hardy West of Abilene, age 78 years; survived by 2 sons, Clarence E. of Talmage and Hardy L. of Abilene. Bio in DCHS born Gibson Co., Ind; went to Texas at an early age to teach school; served in Confederate Army with 10th Texas Infantry; captured 1863, returned to Indiana after Civil War; he married 15 August 1866 Malinda J. Williams; she died 10 February 1881 and is buried in Gibson Co., Ind; he moved to Dickinson County soon after her death; they had three children, Laura Garten born 1867, died at the age of seven and buried in Gibson Co., Ind. of whom Hardy L and Clarence E. are living in Dickinson County.

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  • Maintained by: Judy K. Garten Meade
  • Originally Created by: Shirley Thacker Hartman
  • Added: 5 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50677585
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harrison R. “Harry” Garten (2 Apr 1838–21 Jan 1917), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50677585, citing Abilene Cemetery, Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Judy K. Garten Meade (contributor 47647899) .