​​​Garriott Family Genealogy

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05- William Loving Garriott
Birth: 24 Jun 1826, Henry Co, KY [or Oldham- or maybe Trimble Co, KY]
Home: Trimble Co, KY
Death: 1 Jan? 1913, Covington, Oldham Co, KY: Vol.41/20370- age 86

Burial: Abbott Cemetery   
Father: Loven Garriott

Marriage: 20 Oct 1858?, Trimble Co, KY
1st Spouse: Mary Crider SMITH
Birth: 19 Sep 1831
Death: 17 Apr 1857- age 25
Buried: Crider/Westport Cemetery

     1ST MARRIAGE: William and Susan had a daughter:
06----MARY SUSAN GARRIOTT [b. 31 Mar 1857, Trimble Co, KY; d. 9 Jul 1860, Trimble Co, KY- age 3].

Marriage: 18 Oct 1858, Trimble Co, KY: Bk 1853/63, pg 227
2nd Spouse: Dorothy Bell (or Sophronia) SHACKELFORD
Birth: 1837, Oldham Co, KY
Father: William Shackleford
Mother: Martha ___

     2ND MARRIAGE: William and Dorothy had the following 12 children:
06----JAMES L GARRIOTT [b. 11 Sep 1859, Oldham Co, KY; d. 16 Aug 1860- age 11 mo.];
06----MARY MOTIN GARRIOTT [b. 6 Sep 1860, Trimble Co, KY; d. 18 Jun 1861- age 9 mo.];
06----JESSEY GARRIOTT [b. 6 Mar 1862, KY; d. 9 Mar 1862, KY- age 3 days];
06----ANNA E "ANNIE" GARRIOTT [b. 1863, listed below];
06----WILLIAM ADAMS "WILLIE" GARRIOTT [b. 1864, listed below];
06----JOHN GARRIOTT [b. 5 Apr 1866, Trimble Co, KY; d. 8 Apr 1866- age 3 days];
06----RICHARD EVAN GARRIOTT [b. 8 Apr 1867, Trimble Co, KY],  m. Nancy "Nannie" Elizabeth STATEN [b. 30 Mar 1873, KY; d. 20 Oct 1925, Mercer Co, KY- age 52], daughter of James M Staten and Ellen Moore, had two sons:
     07----JAMES CHANCELOR GARRIOTT [b. 6 Aug 1896, KY; d. 27 Jan 1976, McCreary, Mercer Co, KY: Vol 4/1520- age 78], registered for Military Draft from Mercer Co, KY, WW1, SSN: 401-50-9246/KY, m. Mary W ___ [b. about 1895, KY], had five children: [census]
          08----GERTRUDE GARRIOTT [b. about 1922, KY];
          08----ADELE GARRIOTT [b. about 1923, KY];
          08----RUTH GARRIOTT [b. about 1924, KY];
          08----JACK C GARRIOTT [b. about 1929, KY], twin; and
          08----JANE GARRIOTT [b. about 1929, KY], twin;
     07----RICHARD RALPH GARRIOTT [b. 13 Oct 1913, KY; d. 31 Dec 1996, Norfolk, VA- age 83, bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens], m. Mildred E COLEMAN [b. 14 Jan 1915; d. 16 Nov 2002- age 77, bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens], had two sons:
          08----RICHARD GARRIOTT, lived in Virginia Beach, VA; and
          08----MICHAEL GARRIOTT; lived in Virginia Beach, VA;
06----SAMUEL DeHAVEN GARRIOTT [b. 3 Mar 1869, Trimble Co, KY; d. 1958- age 86], m. Sallie R ADCOCK [b. 3 Mar 1869; bur. Sligo Baptist Church Cemetery] on 24 Dec 1897. They had no children, but raised daughter of Sam's sister, who died when she was born, named Annie Belle [Judy Wohlleb];
[ancestry.com has a Oldham Co, KY death certificate (file # 116 53-13210) of Samuel D Garriott (b. 20 Jun 1868; d. 3 Jun 1953, Pendleton, KY), son of William Garriott & Dorothy Shackelford, informant Mrs Sallie Garriott]-- dates differ from stone]
06----PATTIE BARBOUR GARRIOTT [b. 26 Jun 1872, KY; d. 16 Oct 1872- age 8 mo.];
06----MATTIE BELLE GARRIOTT [b. 6 Aug 1872; d. 30 Jul 1906, Henry Co, KY- age 33, bur. Sligo Baptist Church Cemetery], m. William Pryor MERCHANT [b. 7 Dec 1861; d. 30 Apr 1938, Henry Co, KY- age 76, bur. Sligo Baptist Church Cemetery, had daughter;
     07----ANNA BELL MERCHANT [b. 31 Jul 1905; d. 19 Jun 1986- age 80, bur. Sligo Creek Baptist Church Cemetery], m. Gilbert MORGAN [b. 4 Aug 1897; d. 28 Sep 1968- age 71, bur. Sligo Creek Baptist Church Cemetery];
06----JOSIE WERE GARRIOTT [b. 10 Oct 1875; d. 10 Dec 1875- age 2 mo.]; and
06----LENA M GARRIOTT [b. 15 Aug 1877; d. 11 Feb 1878- age 6 mo].

     1850 Division 2, Oldham Co, KY census: has (all but 1 b. KY) Benj H Rouner (Rounder?) 43, Farmer w/ $3,000 RE; Martha Rouner 45; Jacob Rouner 75, b. PA; Dorothy Shackelford 11; and Ann E Rouner.
     1860 Oldham Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Benj Romer (Rounder?) 53, Farmer w/ $4,800 RE; Patsy Romer 55; William Garriott 32, Farmer w/ $6,250 RE; Dorothy Garriott 22; and James Garriott 9/12.
     1870 Westport, Oldham Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) William Garriott 43, Farmer w/ $17.000 RE; Dorothy Garriott 33, Keeping House; Ann E Garriott 7; William A Garriott 5; and Evan T Garriott 3.
     Next door is Asa Garriott 60; Martha Garriott 30; five children.
     1880 La Grange, Oldham Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) William Garriott 53, Farmer; Dorothy Garriott 43, Keeping House; Anna E Garriott 17; William A Garriott 15; Evan T Garriott 14; Samuel D Garriott 10; and Mattie B Garriott.
     1910 Covington, Oldham Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Richard Garrett 43, Farmer-General Farm; Nannie E Garrett 37 (1 child-1 living); James C Garriott 13; William Garrett 80 (Father)(Widow); and Anne Merchant 4 (Niece).
     Next door on this census page is Sam Garrett 39; and Sallie Garrett 35.
     1920 McAfee Precinct, Mercer Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) RE Garriott 52, Farmer-Gen Farm; Nancy E Garriott 46; Richard Garriott 6; and JT Statten 56, Farmer-House Farm (Bro-in-Law).
     1920 McAfee Precinct, Mercer Co, KY census: has (both b. KY) JC Garriott 22, Farmer-General Farm; and Mary W Garriott 25.
     1930 District 4, Mercer Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) James C Garriott 32, Farmer-General Farm; Mary W Garriott 34; Gertrude Garriott 9; Adele Garriott 8; Ruth Garriott 6; Jack C Garriott 1-10/12; Jane M Garriott 1-10/12; Ralph R Garriott 17 (Brother); and Richard E Garriott 64, Laborer-General Farm (Widow).
     1940 Mercer Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) Jack C Garriott 43, Farming-General Farm; Mary Willie Garriott 45; Ruth Garriott 16; Jack C Garriott 11; Jane Garriott 11; and Richard Garriott 73, General Farming-Farm (Widow).

     1996 OBITUARY: Richard Ralph Garriott, retired US Navy Commander, died Tuesday, December 31, 1996 in Norfolk, VA. Born in Oldham County, he was the son of the late RE Garriott and Nancy Staten Garriott. He had retired from the US Navy after 30 years of service. Following his naval career he was deputy clerk of Virginia Beach Circuit Court for 16 years. He and his wife were founding members of Holland Road Baptist Church in Virginia Beach. He had served as a deacon and as finance chairman. He was a 41 years member and past president of Kempsville Ruritan Club. Comdr Garriott served in the Pacific during the entire Second World War. He was twice awarded the Bronze Star as well as Victory Medal and Good Conduct Medal with two stars. Survivors include: his wife of 60 years, Mildred Coleman Garriott; two sons, Richard and Michael Garriott of Virginia Beach, VA; five grandchildren and one great granddaughter. He was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Mr and Mrs JC Garriott of Mercer County. Funeral services were conducted January 3, at Holland Road Baptist Church by Rev RF Pittman. Burial, with military honors, was in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Norfolk, VA. Graveside services were led by his pastor, a nephew-by-marriage, CD Ransdell, and the naval chaplain.


     1878 LAND PURCHASE: [Carroll Co, KY, Deed Book 13, page 481, dated 13 Apr 1878] William L Garriott purchased from William Wenhocnh??? and Delilah his wife 29 acres for $457.33 on the Little Kentucky River.

     1880 LAND TRANSFER: [Carroll Co, KY, Deed Book 14, page 362, dated 24 Jan 1880] The 249 acre parcel of land that was transferred from John W Garriott and Sophia Garriott, dated 14 Feb 1876, to JS and WL Garriott, was transferred from John S Garriott and Nannie E Garriott to William L Garriott for $3,237.