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John Clayton GARRETT[1, 2]

Male 1866 - 1949  (~ 83 years)


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  • Name John Clayton GARRETT 
    Born Feb 1866  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    • Feb 1866, GA -> stated on 1900 census
      1864, GA -> age 16 on 1880 census
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Robert Garrett (46) was enumerated as head of household. His occupation is farming. His real estate is valued at $800 and his personal estate at $300. His birthplace is given as North Carolina. Other household members include Nancy (32), Martha (15), Sarah (14), Nancy (7), John (6), Eliza (3), James (1), and Joseph (86).
    Census 1880  Tickanetly, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • John C. (16) appeared in the household Robert Garrett (57) as his son. He was single and worked on a farm. He had attended school during the year and could read, but not write. He was born in Georgia, his father in North Carolina and his mother in South Carolina. The household included Nancy L. (39), Nancy L. (17), Elizer (13), James (11), Nanny (8), William (6), and Sylpha (2).
    Census 1900  Diamond District, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • John Garrett (34) appeared as head of household. He was born in February 1866. He had been married 6 years. He and both parents were born in Georgia. He was a farmer. He was literate. His home was rented and was a farm. The household included his wife, Nancy (31) and children: William (9), Asbury (6), James (3), and Zilpha (11/12).

      John's sister, Sarah Mathis, appeared next door.
    Died 30 Mar 1949  , Cherokee, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Name:
      John C. Garrett -> 1880 census
      John Garrett -> 1900 census

      Connection to parents:
      Named as Robert Garrett's son on the 1880 census.
    Person ID I2133  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 8 May 2011 

    Father Robert GARRETT,   b. 15 Sep 1824, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1906, , Gilmer County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Nancy Emeline BROOKSHIRE,   b. 22 Sep 1833, , , South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1916, , Gilmer County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1853  , Union, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Unknown WIFE OF JOHN CLAYTON GARRETT 
    Married Abt 1890  [3
    • On the 1900 census, John and Nancy had been married six years. Four children ranging in age from 9 years to 11 months lived in their household. Nancy's record stated that she was the mother of three children, but only two were living. Therefore, it is reasonable to assume that John had a previous marriage, which yielded his two oldest children.
    Children 
     1. William GARRETT,   b. May 1881, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Asbury GARRETT,   b. Aug 1893, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F1045  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy Jane WILSON,   b. Oct 1868, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1894  [3
    • married 6 years -> 1900 census
    Children 
     1. James GARRETT,   b. Feb 1897, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Zilpha GARRETT,   b. Jun 1899, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S289] 1880 Census. Georgia. Gilmer County, pop.sch., 62 District G. M.; 108; p. 25 (penned); dwelling 219, family 219; Robert Garrett household; accessed ; 4 May 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S357] 1900 Census. Georgia. Gilmer County, pop. sch., Diamond District; 40; sheet 10-B; dwelling 167, family 168; John Garrett household; accessed; 8 May 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S357] 1900 Census. Georgia. Gilmer County, pop. sch., Diamond District; 40; sheet 10-B; dwelling 167, family 168; John Garrett household; accessed; 8 May 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S289] 1880 Census. Georgia. Gilmer County, pop.sch., 62 District G. M.; 108; p. 25 (penned); dwelling 219, family 219; Robert Garrett household; accessed ; 4 May 2011 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S238] 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Subdivision 54, Gilmer, Georgia; Roll: M593_152; Page: 24; Image: 49. (Reliability: 3).
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1870usfedcen&indiv=try&h=1090771