William Claiborne GARRISON
Malinda WILSON


Husband:  William Claiborne GARRISON
Birth:  16 Sep 1807, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina
Death:  1870, Reems Creek Twp., Buncombe Co., North Carolina
Burial:  1870, Jupiter Cemetery, Weaverville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina
Father:  William GARRISON
Mother:  Elizabeth DICKERSON

Marriage:     7 Jul 1829, Buncombe Co., North Carolina     

Wife:  Malinda WILSON
Birth:  1805, Kentucky
Death:  1886, Reems Creek Twp., Buncombe Co., North Carolina
Burial:  1886, Garrison Cemetery, Weaverville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina
Father:
Mother:

Children:
1. William J. Mitchell GARRISON, b: 5 May 1831, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina 
2. Mary E. GARRISON, b: May 1832, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina
                                   d: Aft 1910, Reems Creek Twp., Buncombe Co., North Carolina
3. Orra Katherine GARRISON, b: 1834, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina   
4. John W. GARRISON, b: 1835, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina   
5. Harriet M. GARRISON, b: 1836, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina   
6. Margaret E. GARRISON, b: 1838, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina   
7. Thomas Marion GARRISON, b: 24 Sep 1841, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina   
8. Robert M. GARRISON, b: 1844, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina
                                      d: 1863, (Civil War) Gettysburg, Adams Co., Pennsylvania
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Notes:    
From A Short Record and Autobiography of the Garrison Family of North Carolina:
William Clayburn Garrison, the third child of Captain William Garrison, married Miss Minerva Wilson of Buncombe county North Carolina.  He was a carpenter and joiner by trade, but was a farmer in connection with his trade.  After his marriage he purchased from James M. Alexander the old homestead of his grandfather, Thomas Garrison. He had four sons and three daughters. Namely: William J. M. married Miss Mirah Roberts, post office Stocksville, North Carolina.  J. W. Garrison married Miss Martha Anderson, post office Oakland, Oregon.  Mary Garrison, post office Stocksville, North Carolina. Margaret Garrison married a Mr. Malew, post office Jonesboro, Arkansas.  T. M. Garrison married a Miss Chambers and remained at the old Thomas Garrison homestead, post office Weaversville, North Carolina.  Arra Garrison married John Weaver, he died and left one child and she married David Miles Post, Barnard, North Carolina.  R. M. Garrison was in the Confederate Army and was killed at the Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania in 1863. William Clayburn and his wife were both members of the M.E. Church South, and were devoted Christian workers. He died soon after the close of the war with South.  He had three sons in the Confederate Army.  His wife Minerva Garrison survived him about ten years She died on the old homestead.

1840 Federal Census Data (M704_0354, Page 165), Southern Division, Buncombe Co., North Carolina

 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, Claib

Males

1

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

2

2

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 1 Male

< 5

1835 1840

  =  John               (b: 1835)   

 

 1 Male

5 9

1831 1835

  =  Wm J M         (b: 1831)

 

 1 Male

30 39

1801 1810

  =  Claiborne       (b: 1807)

 

 2 Females

< 5

1835 1840

  =  Harriet            (b: 1836)        
  =  Margaret        (b: 1838)   

 

 2 Females

5 9

1831 1835

  =  Mary               (b: 1832)   
  =  Orra               (b: 1834)

 

 1 Female

30 39

1801 1810

  =  Malinda          (b: 1805)

 

1850 Federal Census Data (M432_0622, Page 218), Not Stated, Buncombe Co., North Carolina,
                                                                                                                         Enumeration Date: 25-Jul-1850, Family #301

 NAME

Age

Sex

 Occupation
or Trade

Real Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr.
W/I Yr.

D, D, B, I,  I, P, or C

 GARRISON, Clayborn

43

M

 Farmer

$1,000

NC

 

 

 

                 Malinda

45

F

 

 

KY

 

 

 

                 Wm J M

19

M

 Farm Laborer

 

NC

 

 

 

                 Mary E

17

F

 

 

NC

 

 

 

                 Orra K

16

F

 

 

NC

 

 

 

                 John W

15

M

 Farm Laborer

 

NC

 

 

 

                 Harriet M

14

F

 

 

NC

 

 

 

                 Margaret E

12

F

 

 

NC

 

 

 

                 Thos M

8

M

 Farm Laborer

 

NC

 

 

 

                 Robert N

6

M

 Farm Laborer

 

NC

 

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0889, Page 687), Ivy & Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina,
                                                                                                                              Enumeration Date: 18-Aug-1860, Family #272

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr
W/InYr

D, D, B, I,  I, P, C

 GARRISON, Wm C

52

M

W

 Carpenter & Farmer

$2,800

$3,400

NC

 

 

 

               Malinda

54

F

W

 

 

 

KY

 

 

 

               Mary

27

F

W

 

 

 

NC

 

 

 

               Orra C

26

F

W

 

 

 

NC

 

 

 

               Margaret E

22

F

W

 

 

 

NC

 

 

 

               Thomas M

18

M

W

 

 

 

NC

X

 

 

               Robert N

16

M

W

 

 

 

NC

X

 

 

1870 Federal Census Data (M593_1125, Page 248A), Reerms Creek Twp., Buncombe Co., North Carolina,
                                                                                                                         Enumeration Date: Sep-1870, Family #118

NAME

Age

Sex

Col

Occupation or Trade

Real Estate

Per. Estate

POB

In
Sch

Marr
In Yr

D, D, B, I, I, P, or C

 GARRISON, W  C

62

M

W

 House Carpenter

$1,600

$300

KY(NC)

 

 

 

                 Malinda

65

F

W

 Keeping House

 

 

NC(KY)

 

 

 

                 M  E

38

F

W

 No Occupation

 

 

NC

 

 

 

 ANDERSON, M  E

31

F

W

 No Occupation

 

 

NC

 

 

 

By 1880, Malinda and her daughter Mary, were living with her son Thomas and his family.
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Sources:    
1) Biography:  A Record and Autobiography of the Garrison Family of North Carolina and Their Descendants, by Thomas Garrison Stansberry