​​​Garriott Family Genealogy

Welcome to my Garriott website..................


06-Eli Van Garriott
Birth: 22 May 1864, IN
Death: 15 Feb 1909, Markleville, recorded Anderson, Madison Co, IN, Bk H/32, of Leukemia- age 44

Burial: Hays Cemetery

Occupation: Laborer [death certificate]
Home: Jackson Twp, Hancock Co, IN
Father: Reuben Garriott

Marriage: 1891
Spouse: Eva "Evie" KIMERLY
Birth: Oct 1874, IN

Death: 27 Jun 1911, Hancock Co, IN- age 36

Burial: Hays Cemetery
Father: Enos Kimmerly (1833-1905)
Mother: Mary Jane Swanson (1838-1901)

     CHILDREN: Eli and Eva had four children:
07----JESSE WILLIAM GARRIOTT [b. 20 Jun 1891, Hancock Co, IN; d. 19 May 1960, San Diego Co, CA- age 68], a Farmer, married, registered for WW1 Draft;
07----CLARA GARRIOTT [b. 7 Mar 1895, Hancock Co, IN: Bk H5/396; d. 2 Jul 1897- age 2, bur. Hays Cemetery]; and
07----ORAN DALE GARRIOTT [b. 31 Aug 1899, Hancock Co, IN; d. 24 May 1968, Henry Co, IN- age 69, bur. McCray Cemetery], SSN: 305-09-3114/IN, the 4th child-- two living, son of Eli V Garriott and Eva Kemerly [Hancock Co, IN Birth Record], m. Ida A ROBERTS [b. about 1903, IN] on 9 Oct 1920, Madison Co, IN, had four children:
     08----PHYLLIS PAULINE GARRIOTT [b. 23 Oct 1921, IN; d. 7 Jul 1940- age 18, bur. McCray Cemetery];
     08----KEITH GARRIOTT [b. about 1926, IN];
     08----EARL WILLIAM GARRIOTT [b. 30 Jul 1931, Hancock Co, IN; d. 26 Dec 2002, Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ- age 71, bur. National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona], PFC, USMC, Korean War; and
     08----JUDITH SUE GARRIOTT [b. about 1939, IN];
07----VIRGIL RM GARRIOTT [b. 30 Dec 1905, Markleville, Madison Co, IN; d. 22 Oct 1981, Greenfield, Hancock Co, IN- age 75, bur. McCray Cemetery], SSN: 313-03-7690/IN, m. Eva Alice EACRET [b. 23 Jan 1914, Marion, Grant Co, IN;  d. 5 Apr 2009, Greenfield, Hancock Co, IN- age 95, bur. McCray Cemetery], had four sons:
     08----DELMAR LEON GARRIOTT [b. 5 Sep 1928, Madison Co, IN; d. Jan 1985, New Palestine, Hancock Co, IN- age 56, bur. Fountaintown Cemetery], a Carpenter [marr appl], SSN: 309-28-3828/IN, m. Geraldine WILLARD [b. 13 Jul 1930, Shelby Co, IN, daughter of Courtland S WILLARD (-<1948) and Grace SNIDER on 13 May 1948, Hancock Co, IN: Bk 33/399, had three sons;
     08----ELMER GENE GARRIOTT [b. 26 Sep 1932, Madison Co, IN; d. 18 Oct 2020, Marion Co, IN- age 88, bur. Park Cemetery], m. 1st Janet Lucille ANDIS [b. 24 Dec 1935, Marion Co, IN], daughter of William Robert Andis and Loral Fletcher on 18 May 1953, Hancock Co, IN: Bk 41/59, divorced in 1955;
     Elmer 2nd married Loretta Marnell SMITH [b. 17 Apr 1937, Greenfield, Hancock Co, IN] on 16 Jun 1956, Hancock Co, IN: Bk 46/305, she the daughter of Roy S Smith and Emile M Bundy, had daughter:
          09----DENITA J GARRIOTT;
     08----EVERETT LEE GARRIOTT [b. 10 Dec 1934, Madison Co, IN; d. 26 Dec 2007, Greenfield, Hancock Co, IN- age 73, bur. Mendon Cemetery], m. Carolyn Jane KEMERLY [b. 1940, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN] on 26 Jan 1965, Hancock Co, IN:  Bk 52/538.
Carolyn first married ___ THOMAS.
     08----FRED ALLEN GARRIOTT [b. 25 Feb 1938, Madison Co, IN], 1st married and had two children:
          09----KRISTINE GARRIOTT;  and
          09----TED ALLEN GARRIOTT;
     Fred 2nd married Phyllis Louise BOLES Haste [b. 14 Feb 1941, Greenfield, Hancock Co, IN], daughter of Charles Henry BOLES and Elizabeth Ann ANDIS on 28 Jul 1967, Hancock Co, IN: Bk 54/5, had daughter;
     Fred 3rd married Mary Elizabeth RIDDLE Settles [b. 8 Jun 1938, Albany, KY] on 14 Jul 1970, Hancock Co, IN: Bk 55/447, she the daughter of Stanley Roger Riddle and Georgia Willet Ferguson.
     Fred 4th married Betty Jean CAUDILL Pike [b. 3 Jun 1937, Canyon Falls, KY] on 22 Jun 1985, Hancock Co, IN: Bk 66/55, she the daughter of William Caudill and Lottie Overbee.

     1900 Jackson Twp, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Eli V Garriott 36, Farm Laborer; Eva Z Garriott 27 (3 children-2 living); Jesse W Garriott 8; and Oren D Garriott 9/12.
     1910 Adams Twp, Madison Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Eva Garrett 39, Wash Woman-House (Widow)(4 children-3 living); Jesse William Garrett 18; Oran Dale Garrett 11; and Virgil RM Garrett 4.
     1930 Wilkinson Twp, Hancock Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Oran Garriott 30 (Garreatt on ancestry.com), Machinist-Auto Factory; Ida Garriott 27; Phylis Garriott 8; and Keith Garriott 4-2/12.

     1930 Adams, Madison Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Virgil M Garriott 24, Machinist-Auto Parts; Eva A Garriott 16; and D Leon Garriott 1.
     1940 Brown Twp, Hancock Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Oran Garriott 40, Mechanic-Implement Store; Ida Garriott 36; Phyllis Garriott 18; Keith Garriott 14; Earl Garriott 8; and Judith Sue Garriott 1.

     1940 Fall Creek, Madison Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) Virgie RM Garriott 34, Punch Press Operator-Auto Parts; Eva A ;Garriott 26; Delmar L Garriott 11; Elmer J Garriott 7; Everett P Garriott 5; and Fred A Garriott 2.


     1985 OBITUARY: Delmar L Garriott was born September 5,1928 the son of Virgil & Eva Eckret Garriott. His brothers were Elmer G, Everett, & Fred Garriott. He married Geraldine Willard. Their children were Larry E Garriott, Mark D Garriott, Dennis L Garriott. They had 3 grandchildren.
     Delmar was a 30 year employee of Chrysler Corp. til 1984. He also was an escavating contractor. He was a member of the New Palestine United Methodist Church & New Palestine Lodge 404 F & AM. Delmar died at his home in New Palestine on January 25,1985. Hendryx was in charge of funeral arrangements. Rev Wally Neal was the minister who officiated. He was buried in the Fountaintown Cemetery.

[probably the Herald Bulletin]

     2007 OBITUARY: Everett Lee Garriott, age 73, died December 26, 2007 at his home in Greenfield. Born on December 10, 1934, he was the son of Virgil and Eva (Eacret) Garriott. Mr Garriott worked for Delco Remy as a Classified Winder for more than 40 years before retiring in 1992. He was also a member of Eden Masonic Lodge and UAW #662.
     Surviving him are his wife, Carolyn Jane (Kemerly) Garriott of Greenfield; sons, Jeff (Lesa) Thomas of Rockville, Indiana and Travis Garriott (Linda Newkirk) of Greenfield; brothers, Gene (Loretta) Garriott of Greenfield and Fred Garriott of Morristown; mother, Eva (Eacret) Garriott of Greenfield; grandchildren, Jennifer Collier, Melissa Frazier, and Brandy Turner; great-grandchildren, David, Breanna, Devon, Kelsey, Daniel, Taylor, Makaylla, Jadyn, and Mason; and many nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death were his father, Virgil Garriott and brother, Leon Garriott.

[probably the Herald Bulletin]

     2009 OBITUARY: Morristown- Eva Alice Eacret Garriott, 95, died Sunday, April 5, 2009. Born on Jan 23, 1914, in Jennings County, Ind., she was the daughter of Alva Delmar Eacret and Maddy Miller Eacret. She married Virgil RM Garriott. They were married for over 53 years. Eva worked at a canning factory in Pendleton and Greenfield as a tomato peeler. Later she worked for Indiana Rayon and ran the sewing machines.  Eva was a member of the Maxwell United Methodist Church, which later merged with Trinity Park United Methodist Church, Greenfield.
     Surviving her are sons, Fred Garriott of Morristown and Gene (Loretta) Garriott of Greenfield; grandchildren, Don Garriott, Larry Garriott, Mark Garriott, Dennis Garriott, Denita Raymont, Brian Garriott, Jeff Thomas, Travis Garriott, Kristine Blake, Ted Garriott and Elizabeth Ann Williams. Also, 12 great-grandchildren and many great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
     She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons, Delmer Leon Garriott and Everett Lee Garriott; and daughter-in-law, Betty J Garriott.
     Visitation will be Wednesday, April 8, 2009, from 5 to 9 pm at Erlewein Mortuary Greenfield Chapel.
Funeral services will be on 1 pm Thursday at Erlewein Mortuary Greenfield Chapel. The Rev Mike Manning will be officiating. Burial will be at McCray Cemetery in Wilkinson. 

[the Herald Bulletin]

​     2020 OBITUARY: Elmer G Garriott, age 88, of Greenfield, passed away October 18, 2020 at St Vincent Hospital. He was born in Madison County, Indiana on September 26, 1932 to Virgil and Eva (Ecker) Garriott. He graduated from Maxwell High School in 1953 and served in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1955.
     Gene worked for Ford Motor Company, retiring in 1994. He was a member of the Hancock Masonic Lodge #101 and attended Trinity Park United Methodist Church. His love of flying led him to become private pilot and member of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA). He enjoyed hunting. Gene was also an avid antique car enthusiast. He was a member and past president of the local Ford Model-T Club.
     He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Loretta (Smith) Garriott; daughter, Denita Raymont, and husband Steve; son, Brian Garriott, and wife Jean; two grandchildren, Ella Libonati, and husband Christian, and Cole Garriott; brother, Fred A Garriott; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Leon and Everett Garriott.
     Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W US Hwy 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. The funeral service will immediately follow visitation, beginning at 1:00 pm with a Masonic Service by the Hancock County Masonic Lodge. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery in Greenfield with full military rites presented by the US Army and Greenfield Veterans Honor Guard. Pastor Larry Van Camp will be officiating. As a reminder, masks are required in public indoor spaces, and please practice social distancing.
     Memorial contributions may be made by mail to Trinity Park United Methodist Church, 207 W. Park Ave., Greenfield, IN 46140, or envelopes will be available at the mortuary. Friends may share a memory or condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.
[Obituary courtesy of Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory & findagrave.com]