James GARRISON
Hester Ann ROBERTS


Husband:  James GARRISON
Birth:  11 Mar 1746, Fredericktown, Cecil Co., Maryland 
Death:  13 Oct 1840, Wilmington, Greene Co., Illinois
Burial:  Oct 1840, Patterson Cemetery, Wilmington, Greene Co., Illinois
Father:  Isaac GARRISON
Mother:  Elizabeth LAWRENCE

Marriage:  1773, Surry Co., North Carolina

Wife:  Hester Ann ROBERTS
Birth:  Abt 1754, Surry Co., North Carolina 
Death:  Aft 1840, Greene Co., Illinois 
Burial:  
Father:  William ROBERTS 
Mother:   Rosannah UNKNOWN 

Children:
1. James GARRISON Jr., b: Abt 1778, Wilkes Co., North Carolina
2. Rosannah GARRISON, b: Abt 1784, Wilkes Co., North Carolina
3. Samuel E. GARRISON, b: Abt 1788, Wilkes Co., North Carolina
4. Nancy GARRISON, b: Abt 1790, Pendleton, Anderson Co., South Carolina
5. David Thomas GARRISON, b: 1 Mar 1792, Pendleton, Anderson Co., South Carolina
6. Jesse GARRISON, b: 1793, Pendleton, Anderson Co., South Carolina
7. Sarah "Sally" GARRISON, b: 25 Sep 1795, Pendleton, Anderson Co., South Carolina
8. Matthew GARRISON, b: 1798, Pendleton, Anderson Co., South Carolina
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Notes:
James was a Private, Infantry and Cavalry North Carolina Continental Army. He enlisted in 1775 in Wilkes County, North Carolina, for three months in Capt. John Hamlins's Company, Col. Benjamin Cleveland's Regiment; in 1781 in Capt. Alexander Gordon's Company, Col. Joseph McDowell's Regiment. He was in the battles of Cross Creek, the surrender of Ninety-six, and Eutaw Springs.; Pension: S32260(NC); Pension Roll, June 6, 1833, Greene County, age 87; Pension Census of June 1, 1840, Greene County, age 99, residing with Edward Flatt, head of family.

        1790 Federal Census Data (M637_0007, Page 121), Unknown Twp., Wilkes Co., North Carolina

 NAME

Males 16 +

Males < 16

Females

 

  GARRISON, James

1

5

4

 

     Indicates:

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 1 Male

16 +

   1774 or Before

  =  James              (b: 1746)

 5 Males

<16

   1774 1790

  =  James              (b: 1778)
  =  Samuel             (b: 1788)
  =  3 Unknowns

 4 Females

any

   1790 or Before

  =  Hester              (b: 1754)
  =  Rosannah        (b: 1784)
  = 
Nancy              (b: 1790)
  =  1 Unknown

        1800 Federal Census Data (M32_0031, Page 99), Pendleton District, South Carolina

 NAME

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Females

Females

Females

Females

Females

 

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

 GARRISON, James

3

3

0

0

1

2

1

0

0

1

Indicates

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 3 Males

< 10

1790 1800

  =  David                  (b: 1792)
  =  Jesse                 (b: 1793)
  =  Matthew             (b: 1798)

 

 3 Males

10 - 15

1785 1790

  =  Samuel               (b: 1788)
  =  2 Unknowns

 

 1 Male

45 +

1755 or Before

  =  James                (b: 1746)

 

 2 Females

< 10

1790 1800

  =  Sarah                 (b: 1795)
  =  Nancy                (b: 1790)

 

 1 Female

10 - 15

1785 1790

  =  Rosannah          (b: 1784)

 

 1 Female

45 +

1755 or Before

  =  Hester                (b: 1754)

 

1830 Federal Census Data (M19_0024, Page 8), Unknown Twp., Greene Co., Illinois

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 GARRISON, James

Males

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

 

Females

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 1 Male

10 14

1816 1820

  =  Unknown

 

 1 Male

80 89

1741 1750

  =  James                (b: 1746)

 

 1 Female

70 79

1751 1760

  =  Hester                (b: 1754)

 

By 1840, James had died and Hester was living with their son, Matthew.
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