Father:John Henry Garrison
D.L. Garrison was born 9/19/1844.
He married Mary Elizabeth Sweatt in Henderson, Rusk County, Texas, 10/1/1866, by Methodist Minister Reverend Burke.
D.L. was the father of:
- Minerva Ann " Annie" Garrison was born in Henderson, Rusk County, Texas, 12/19/1867.
- George Henry Garrison 1/27/1870.
- Luther Garrison 9/14/1873.
- Lula Garrison 9/14/1873.
- Margaret Alice Garrison 2/6/1876.
- William M."Will" Garrison 2/28/1878.
- James Robert Garrison 3/3/1880.
Luther and Lula Garrison were twins.
D.L. died 12/23/1910 in Hillsboro, Hill county, Texas, at 66 years of age.Burial:Bell Springs Cemetery Hillsboro, Hill County, Texas
All red wording is Bill B Loftin's
This is what I believe about my branch of the Garrison family
Prove me wrong, if you can, or prove me right
This family was in Washington county, Texas by 1870
- Levi Garrison-age24 Farmer born Texas?(Texas was dittoed by enumerater for family above Levi thru his family)
- Mary Garrison-age24 keeping house born Texas
- Anna Garrison-age3 born Texas
- Geo. Garrisom-age1 born Texas
This family was in Milam county, Texas by 1880
- Doctor Garrison-age35 Farmer born North Carolina F/NC M/NC
- Mary E (Sweatt) Garrison-age 35 keeping house born Texas F/TENN M/Ga
- Minerva A Garrison-age 12 born Texas
- George H Garrison-age 10 born Texas
- Lula Garrison-age 6 born Texas
- Margaret A Garrison-age 4 born Texas
- Willie Garrison-age 2
- James R Garrison-age 2 months born Texas
They were in Hill county Texas 1900
- Adolphus Garrison-age 55 born September 1844 North Carolina F/NC M/NC
- Mary E (Sweatt) Garrison-age 54 born May 1846 Texas F/Tenn M/Geo.
- William Garrison-age 22 born 1878 Texas
(Adolphus may be a nickname, this is Doctor Levi Garrison [ Doctor is a given name, not a title ] )
Lula Garrison Raborn is D L and Mary's daughter
- Lula Raborn-age 26 born September 1873 Texas
- William D McKinzey-age 8 born July 1891 Texas (Son)
- Eula Raborn-age 7 born May 1893 Texas (Daughter)
- Rufus Raborn-age 4 born November 1895 Texas (Son)
- Elwood L Raborn-age 2 born September 1897 Texas (Son)
- Elton Raborn-age ? months Texas (Son)
They were still in Hill county in 1910.
D L died there in December 1910
Some of his descendents still live in Hill county