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07-Amos Monroe Garriott
Birth:2 May 1868, Hancock Co, IN
Death: 22 Apr 1931, Madison, Greenwood Co, IN
Burial: Blakely Cemetery
Father: Eli Garriott
Spouse: Martha Matilda "Mattie" BURRIS
Birth: 25 Sep 1873, Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, KS
Death: 19 Mar 1919, KS- age 45
Father: John C Burris (1841-1908)
Mother: Henrietta Luke (1854-1908)
CHILDREN: Amos and Mathas Matilda had 8 children:
08----RACHEL AUDRY GARRIOTT [b. 25 Jan 1892, KS; d. 28 Mar 1950, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS- age 57, bur. Blakely Cemetery], m. Homer GREEN [b. 17 May 1890, Madison, Greenwood Co, KS; d. 30 Jun 1960, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS- age 70, bur. Blakely Cemetery], had three children:
09----ELIZABETH PAULINE GREEN [b. 11 Oct 1921, La Junta, Otera Co, CO; d. 2003- age 82];
09----ROSE LUCILE GREEN [b. 10 Jan 1924; d. 6 Mar 1994- age 70, bur. Lakeview Cemetery & Mausoleum], m. ___ KELLY;
09----DAVID LEE GREEN [b. 5 Apr 1928, KS; d. 2 Apr 1991- age 63];
08----AMOS CHESTER GARRIOTT [b. 18 Dec 1893; d. 14 Nov 1974, Madison, Greenwood Co, KS- age 80, bur. Blakely Cemetery], Corporal, US Army, SSN: 513-40-0064/KS, m. 1st Ethel May CRESSMAN [b. 9 Nov 1894, Marion Co, KS; d. 14 Oct 1965, KS- age 70, bur. Blakely Cemetery], had daughter:
Amos 2nd m. Susie LIND [b. 24 Aug 1903; d. 7 Jan 1978- age 74, bur. Osage City Cemetery];
09----DELORES YVONNE GARRIOTT [b. 11 Dec 1927, Greenwood Co, KS; d. 29 Aug 2008, KS- age 80];
08----CHARLES LLOYD GARRIOTT [b. 14 Dec 1895, KS; 24 Jul 1968, KS- age 72, bur. Blakely Cemetery], Farmer, registered for WW1 Draft from Fergus Co, MT, m. Opal Irene McCAULEY [b. 20 Jan 1908; d. 17 Jan 1938- age 30, bur, Blakely Cemetery], daughter of Earl McCauley and Celia ___;
08----ALBERT MONROE GARRIOTT [b. 18 Sep 1897, Madison, Greenwood Co, KS; d. 26 Sep 1948, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS- age 51] WW1, Pvt, 70th Inf, 10th Div, KS, bur. Blakely Cemetery];
08----ELLA MAY GARRIOTT [b. about 1898, KS]; (census)
08----HATTIE THELMA GARRIOTT [b. 11 Jul 1901, KS; d. 3 Apr 1965, Lyon Co, KS- age 63, bur. Blakely Cemetery], m. Byron Charles WARRENBURG [b. 23 Feb 1901, Greenwood Co, KS; d. 22 Dec 1973, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS- age 72, bur. Blakely Cemetery], had 2 children:
09----HAROLD WARRENBURG [b. 1935; d. 1976- age 41, bur. Blakely Cemetery]; and
09----CAROL LEE WARRENBURG [b. 25 Jul 1941; d. 31 Dec 1991- age 50, bur. Blakely Cemetery];
08----ROSE ETTA GARRIOTT [b. 1 Jan 1903, KS; d. 14 Sep 1965, CO- age 62, bur. Blakely Cemetery], m. Ralph Emerson DAY on 8 Aug 1932; and
08----HARVEY LEROY "Jack" GARRIOTT [b. 24 Nov 1904, Madison, Greenwood Co, KS; d. 26 Apr 1993, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS- age 88, bur. Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery], SSN: 509-09-9176/KS, m. Gladys Pearl BABCOCK [b. 21 Oct 1902, Tulsa, Tulas Co, OK; d. 17 Dec 1993, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS- age 91, bur. Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery], had 2 children:
09----FLOYD LEROY GARRIOTT [b. 28 Oct 1931; d. 20 Apr 1967- age 55, bur. Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery];
09----JOHN WILLIAM GARRIOTT b. 4 Sep 1936, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS; d. 24 Sep 2002, Kansas City Jackson Co, MO- age 66, bur. Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery], m. Suzanne McCORD on 12 Jan 1959, Emporia, Lyon Co, KS.
1900 Madison, Greenwood Co, KS census: has (all but AM b. KS) AM Garrett 34, b. IN, Farmer; Martha Garrett 27 (5 children-5 living); Rachel A Garrett 7; Amos C Garrett 6; Charles L Garrett 4; Albert Garrett 3; Ella May Garrett 1; and Albert Brancher 16 (Servant).
1910 Center Twp, Lyon Co, KS census: has (all but parents b. KS) AM Garriott 42, b. IN, Farmer-General; Martha Garriott 36, b. IL (8 children-8 living); Audrey Garriott 17; Chester Garriott 16, Labor-Home Farm; Charles L Garriott 14, Labor-Home Farm; Albert Garriott 13; Ella May Garriott 11; Thelma Garriott 8; Rosy Garriott 7; and Roy Garriott 5.
Several Burris' were on this same census page.
1920 Center Twp, Lyon Co, KS census: has (all but Amos b. KS) Amos M Garriott 51, b. IN, Farmer-Stock Farm; Albert Garriott 22, Farmer-Work Out; Ella M Garriott 21; Hattie T Garriott 18; Rosetta Garriott 17; and Harvey R Garriott 15.
1930 Topeka City, Shawnee Co, KS census: has (both b. KS) Charles L Garriott 32, Signal Man-Railroad Co; and Opal I Garriott 22.
1940 Center Twp, Lyon Co, KS census: has (all but Pearl b. KS) Harvey Leroy Garriott 35, Carpenter-House Building; Pearl Garriott 36, b. OK; Floyd Garriott 8; and John Garriott 3.
1911 ASSAULT AND BATTERY: Many people went to Emporia Saturday morning to attend the trial of Amos Monroe Garriott, who was accused of assaulting his fourteen-year old son, Lloyd, with intent to kill. In the trial the fact was brought out that the boy had talked through his hat to the complaining neighbors, so the charge was changed to assault and battery and Mr Garriott was fined $35.00 and costs, which amounted to $41.65.
[from "Garriott Scrapbook" copyrighted by Kay F Sellers, courtesy of Kenneth Blanc Garriott, added by Paul Garriott III, via findagrave.com]
1932 WEDDING ANNOUNCEMENT: Annoucement of the marriage of Miss Rose E Garriott to Ralph Emerson Day at Westminster Colorado on Saturday, August 8th. They were married at the home of the groom's parents in Westminster, Colorado on August 8th. Rev AW Liggitt of Denver officiating. The happy young couple went to Estes Park, Colorado for a short wedding trip before returning to La Junta where Mr Day is wire chief for the postal telegraph company.
Miss Ruby Purdy and Elmer Forsberg of La Junta were Bridesmaid and best man. Others present at the ceremony were Mr and Mrs FW Day, parents of the bridegroom, Mrs Homer Green of Emporia, sister of the bride, and Mr and Mrs FM Day..
Mrs Day was born in Kansas and attended the Madison high school, Baker university at Baldwin and the Emporia Business college. She has been employed by the FM Stark furniture company in La Junta. Mr Day attended Westminster college and the Pacific Institution of Telegraphy in Denver.
[11 Aug 1932, The Madison News, courtesy of the "Garriott Scrapbook" by Kay Sellers, added by Paul Garriott III, via findagrave.com]
2002 OBITUARY: John W Garriott. The funeral for former Emporian John William Garriott, 66 of Kansas City, MO, will be at 2 pm Friday in Charter Funerals-Emporia Chapel. The Rev Peter Rupprecht will conduct the service. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery. The family will meet friends from 1 pm until service time at the funeral home.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Wayside Waifs Animal Shelter in Kansas City, MO, or the American Cancer Society and sent in care of the funeral home, 501 W Sixth Ave, Emporia, KS 66801.
Mr Garriott died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2002, at St Luke's Northland Hospital in Kansas City, MO.
John William Garriott, the son of Harvey Leroy and Gladys Pearl Babcock Garriott, was born Sept 4, 1936, at Emporia. He married Suzanne McCord on Jan 12, 1959, at Emporia. She survives.
He owned and operated the Kerr-McGee Service Station in Emporia and later owned and operated South-Side Auto Sales in Austin, Texas. After he retired, he did maintenance work for people with developmental disabilities.
Mr Garriott is also survived by one son, Shawn Garriott of El Dorado; one daughter, Lisa Adams of Kansas City, MO; and six grandchildren. A brother, Floyd Garriott, died earlier.
[26 Sep 2002, The Emporia Gazette, courtesy of Texas Two Step via findagrave.com]