​​​Garriott Family Genealogy

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05-Martha "Patsy" Garriott
Birth: 2 Apr 1802, Jefferson Co, KY 26
Death: 30 Nov 1881, Jackson Co, IN- age 79
Burial: Grassy Cemetery
Father: Jacob Sr Garriott

Marriage: 22 Nov 1827, Wash Co, IN: Bk A/218
Loving Garriott DENSFORD
Birth: 10 May 1808, Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY 26
Death: 25 Jun 1866, Scott or Jackson Co, IN- age 58
Burial: Grassy Cemetery
Father: John Densford (~1786-1875)
Mother: Rhoda Betsy Garriott (1791-~1839)
     Proof that Martha is daughter of Jacob, Sr: Wash Co, IN Probate Record, June term, 1861. Loving Garriott Densford is the son of Rhoda Betsy Garriott and John Densford. Rhoda is Martha's aunt, her father's sister.

     CHILDREN: Martha and Loving had the following seven children:
06----JOHN DENSFORD [b. 1828, Scott Co, IN; d. 1880- age 52];
06----WILLIAM DENSFORD [b. 1829, listed below];
06----ELIZA JANE DENSFORD [b. 1831, listed below];
06----RHODA ANN DENSFORD [b. 1831,  listed below];

06----
SARAH DENSFORD [b. 1833, listed below];
06----WESLEY DENSFORD [b. 1835; d. 22 Mar 1882- age 47, bur. Chestnut Ridge Cemetery], m. Elizabeth FULLBRIGHT on 13 Mar 1858, IN, had children:

     07----DELLA DENSFORD [b. 16 Dec 1859, Jackson Co, IN; d. 17 Feb 1944- age 84, bur. Riverview Cemetery], m. SPEAR ;

     07----JAMES O DENSFORD [b. 21 Oct 1862, Seymour, Jackson Co, IN; d. 17 Jul 1933, Henderson Co, NC- age 70, bur. Riverside Cemetery], m. Ellen Emaline LOVE [b. Aug 1862; d. 22 Jun 1926- age 64, bur. Riverside Cemetery] on 12 May 1887, IN

     07----MYRTA M DENSFORD [b. about 1872, IN];

     07----OTIS DENSFORD [b. 1880, Jackson Co, IN; d. 8 Nov 1918, Alton, Madison Co, IL- age 38, bur. Riverview Cemetery];
06----
MARY CATHERINE DENSFORD [b. 1836; listed below].

     CENSUS:
     1850 Jackson Co, IN census: has Loving G Densford 43, b. KY, Farmer w/ $800 RE; Martha Densford 49, b. KY; William Densford 21, b. IN, Farmer; Eliza J Densford 19, b. IN; Rhoda A Densford 17, b. IN; Westley Densford 15, b. IN; and Mary Densford 7, b. IN.
     1860 Jackson Co, IN census: has LG Densford 53, b. KY, Farmer w/ $1,000 RE; Martha Densford 59, b. KY; Mary ensford 16, b. IN; John Morgan 11, b. IN; and Gabriel Wagoner 26, Farmer, b. IN.

     1870 Wash Twp, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Wesley Densford 35, Farmer; Elizabeth Densford 27; Dilly Ann Densford 12; and James Densford 8.
     1880 Vernon, Jackson Co, IN census: has Martha Densford 77 living with her widowed daughter Sarah.

     1880 Wash Twp, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Wesley Densford 43, Farmer; Elizabeth Densford 37; Della Densford 21; James O Densford 18, Farm Laborer; and Myrta M Densford 8.

​     1910 Fort Meade, Polk Co, FL census: has (all but 2 b. IN) James O Densford 47, Crate Factory-Mill; Ella E Densford 47 (1 child-1 living); Bradley L Keen 25, b. FL, Druggist-Drugs; Ruby E Keen 22 (1 child-1 living); and Harrison D Keen 1, b. FL.

​     1920 Fort Meade, Polk Co, FL census: has (all but Bradley b. IN) James O Densford 57; Ellen E Densford 57; Bradley L Keese 36, Asst Cashier-Bank (Son-in-Law); and Ruby E Keese 32.

     1940 Honey Creek Twp, Howard Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Floyd H Kolb 27, Baker-Bakery; Mary Kolb 24; Donald Kolb 4; and Joan Kolb 2.

     1940 Otterbein, Bolivar Twp, Benton Co, IN census: (all b. IN) Hezekiah Prince 62, Laborer; Bertha Prince 56; Beulah Loman 35, Waitress-Mike's Cafe (Daughter); Robert Loman 13 (Grandson); and Edwin Loman 11 (Grandson).

     1940 Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN census: has Edward J Keller 54, b. IN, Statistician-CC Camp; Ida E Keller 55; and Dora R Collins 75, b. IN (Mother-in-Law).

     1835 LAND PURCHASE: 25 [Government Land Office Doc# 4652, dated 9 Sep 1835, Jeffersonville IN] Loving Garrett Densford, a resident of Wash Co, IN purchased 50 acres [NW4 NW4 Section 35 T3N R5E] in Wash Co, IN from the government, by President Andrew Jackson.

     1881 OBITUARY: Martha (Garriott) Densford-- Langdon News-- Mrs Martha Densford, mother of Wesley and William Densford, d. at the residence of her dau E J Keller, Nov 29 and was buried at Grassy Fork graveyard. She must have been at least 75 yrs old. [Thurs, Dec 8--D, Seymour Weekly Democrat]