​​​​​​​​Garriott Family Genealogy

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07-Harvey James Garriott
Birth: 15 Mar 1898, Scottsburg, Scott Co, IN
Death: 17 Oct 1957- age 59
Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery
Home: Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN 1919/1920
Occupation: Railroad Car Inspector, Baggage Master [marr appl]
Military: US Army, WW1: Private, Battery F, 139th Field Artillery
Father: Daniel Harvey "Harve" Garriott

Marriage: 15 Mar 1920, Scott Co, IN: Bk 11/156
Spouse: Hattie Olive RICHEY
Birth: Scottsburg or Austin, Scott Co, IN
Father: Nelsun Richey
Mother: Mary Luvene " Lulu" Craig (1872-)i

     CHILDREN: Harvey and Hattie had four children:
08----MARY MILDRED GARRIOTT [b. 14 Aug 1921, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN], a Dental Assistant [marr appl], m.
Paul Edwin PORTTENS [b. 13 Mar 1918, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN], a Truck Driver [marr appl], son of Meriel Portens and Fern Hill on 17 Aug 1940, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN: Bk 155/363, had two children:
    09----JOAN PORTTENS, m.
___ COLE, no issue; and
    09----DAVID PORTTENS, m
. ___, had three children, lived in California;
08----BETTY LORENE GARRIOTT [b. 13 Sep 1924, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN], a Stenographer [marr appl], m.
James Scott LAFARA [b. 25 Sep 1921, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN], member of US Coast Guard [marr appl], son of Clarence Lafara and Charlotte Marie Goodrich on 21 Sep 1942, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN: Bk 161/417, had two children:
    09----LEE ANN LaFARA, m.
___ CLEWELL, had three children, lived in Ohio; and
    09----STEVE LaFARA;
08----ROBERT LEE "BOB" GARRIOTT [b. 17 May 1927, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN; d. 13 Mar 2009, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN- age 82, bur. Washington Park East Cemetery], a Draftsman [marr. appl], m.
Dorothy Lucille GOODMAN [b. 12 Mar 1929, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN], daughter of Walter Franklin Goodman (1898-1981) and Elsie Mae McElroy (1904-1988) on 24 Dec 1948, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN: Bk 183/655, lived in Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN, had three children; and
08----WILLIAM LLOYD GARRIOTT [b. 16 Feb 1930, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN]. a Farmer, m.
Barbara Jean McLELLEN [b. 21 Dec 1931, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN], daughter of Norman John McLellen and Esther Margaret ___, on 15 Sep 1951, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN: Bk 192/397.
     Hattie had a brother Larry Richey and a sister Alma Richey.

     1930 Wayne Twp, Marion Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Harvey J Garriott 32, Car Janitor-Betty GarriottCo; Hattie O Garriott 31; Mellond Garriott 9; Betty L Garriott 6; Robert L Garriott 3; and William L Garriott 1.
     1940 Warren Co, Marion Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Harvey Garriott 42, Inspector-Railroad Co; Hattie Garriott 41; Mary Garriott 18; Betty Garriott 15; Robert Garriott 12; William Garriott 10; and Lulu Rickey 68 (Widow, Mother-in-Law).

    MILITARY: 23 Harvey enlisted in the US Army [US 1.576.893] on 7 Jun 1917 at Indianapolis, IN.

     2009 OBITUARY: Robert Lee Garriott 81, of Indianapolis passed away March 13, 2009. Bob was 1945 graduate of Warren Central High School and a WWII Navy veteran. He was employed at PR Mallory Company as a draftsman and engineer from 1947 to his retirement in 1989. He was a former scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 79. Bob also enjoyed wood carving and bird hunting.
     He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey and Hattie Garriott; a sister, Betty LaFara and a son, James.  Bob is survived by his wife of sixty years Dorothy Garriott; son, Michael (Brenda) Garriott;  daughter, Kathy Lindsey; sister, Mary Portteus; brother, William Garriott; five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
     Services will be Wednesday, March 18, 11 am at the Flanner and Buchanan Community Life Center Washington Park East with calling at the Community Life Center, Tuesday, March 17 from 4 pm to 8 pm. Burial will be at the Washington Park East Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or Cancer Society.

[Indianapolis Star, March 16, 2009]