​​​​​​​​Garriott Family Genealogy

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     1800 Jefferson Co, KY census: 
has James Pringle, Tax list date 1800, pg 236.
     1840 Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN census: 
has Alfred Pringle (30-39); and Female (20-29).
     1850 Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN census: has Alfred Pringle 41, b. KY, Farmer w/ $820 RE; Telitha Pringle 34, b. OH; and Mary E Pringle 17, b. IN.
     1850 Gibson, Wash Co, IN census: 
has (all but parents b. IN) William Williams 54, b. NC, Farmer; Elizabeth Williams 48, b. KY; James R Williams 17, Farmer; Eli R Williams 17; Thomas L Williams 11; Alfred P Williams 8; and Jacob W Williams​ 6.​
     1850 Gibson, Wash Co, IN census: has Philip Zaring 71, b. PA, Farmer w/ $1,800 RE; Elizabeth Zaring 66, b. VA, Eliza Zaring 34, b. KY (deaf and dumb); Philip Zaring 22, b. IN, Farmer; William Zaring 18, b. IN, Farmer; and Lewis M Zaring 15, b. IN, Farmer.
     On the same census page is William Garriott 43; Dica Garriott 49; and nine children.
     1860 Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN census: 
has Philip Zaring 82, b. PA, Farmer w/ $1,200 RE; and Elizabeth Zaring 74, b. VA.
     1860 Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN census: has Alfred Pringle 51, b. KY, Farm Laborer w/ $2,400 RE; and Talitha Pringle 45, b. OH
     1870 Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN census:
 has Alfred Pringle 61, b. KY, Farmer w/ $3,400 RE; Sitha Pringle 55, b. OH, Keeping House; and Catherine Hudson 12, b. TN.
     1880 Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN census:
 has Alfred Pringal 71, b. KY, Saloon Keeper; Julia A. Pringal 87???; and Eraste Hobbson 22, b. IN, Barber (Boarder).

04-Elizabeth Betsy Garriott
Birth: about 1774, Culpeper Co, VA [1820 Wash Co, IN census- over 45]
Death: 14 Oct 1867, Elk Creek, Gibson Twp, Wash Co, IN- age 93

Father: Ambrose S Garriott

Marriage: 10 Aug 1798, Jefferson Co, KY: Bk 1/31-- by James Lurton
1st Spouse: James PRINGLE
Birth: about 1769
Death: 8 Sep 1823, Wash Co, IN- age about 53
Burial: Conway Cemetery
Father: John Sr Pringle
Mother: Rebecca Simpson

     CHILDREN: Elizabeth and her husband James Pringle had one son,
05----ALFRED PRINGLE [b. 1809, Kentucky; d. 25 Apr 1887, Little York, Wash Co, IN- age 78, bur. Little York Cemetery], a Lawyer & Saloonkeeper [1880 Wash Co, IN census], m.
Sitha LESTER [b. 20 Aug 1815, OH; d. 5 Mar 1875- age 59, bur. Mount Cemetery], daughter of Thomas Lester (1773-1858) and Isabel ___ (1785-1859), married 13 Dec 1830, Wash Co, IN, had daughter:
     06----MARY ELLEN PRINGLE [b. about 1833, IN], m.
James Robert WILLIAMS [b. 7 Feb 1833, Wash Co, IN], son of William R Wiliams (1795-1853) and Elizabeth Weathers (1799-1881), on 24 Mar 1851, Wash Co, IN.

     Alfred also is listed as being married, on April 17, 1877, to
Julia A HUMPHREY [b. 19 Nov 1842, Indiana; d. 29 Apr 1909, Little York, Wash Co, IN- age 66, bur. Little York Cemetery], daughter of William Humphrey. This marriage is not confirmed by census records.
     Alfred Pringle had a tanyard about 1836 on the southwest 40 of Section 10 that did not do a large business. He was a JP [Justice of the Peace?] in 1840 and 1845.
     James Pringle (husband of Elizabeth B Garriott) and Nancy Pringle (wife of Elijah L Sr Garriott) were brother and sister.

     1851 ASSAULT: On 3 Sep 1851, Andrew Thomas was tried for assault and battery with the intent to kill Alfred Pringle. He was found guilty of the assault and battery without the intent to kill, fined $200 and imprisoned in the county jail for 5 days. Alfred was a, 'Bountiful customer of the county court both before and after this incident.' 24

Marriage: 15 Feb 1838, Wash Co, IN
2nd Spouse: John Phillip ZARING
Birth: 12 Nov 1778, Lebanon Co, PA
Death: 10 Oct 1864, Wash Co, IN- age 85
Burial: Zaring Family Cemetery
Father: Philip Zehrung/Zehring/ZARING [b. 1754, Germany; d. before 13 May 1818, Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY]
Mother: Anna Katherine Zeller [b. 31 Mar 1753, Jackson Twp, Lebanon Co, PA; d. 1793/1848 Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY].

     Elizabeth was Phillip Zaring's third marriage, her second. He married his 2nd wife, Katharine H Weddle Hubbard [b. 1783/1806; d. 1836, Wash Co, IN (or 1797-1838)] on 23 Nov 1820, Wash Co, IN, she the mother of James W Zaring [1824-1899] who, with wife, Sarah A Carlisle [1822-1901], became the parents of Eliza Nancy Zaring who married William Woodford Garriott. Zaring had six children by his 1st wife, Massey Vaughn.