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GARNET (Soundex G653) — See also ARGENT, BUMGARNER, GANTER, GANTTER, GARET, GARN, GARNEAU, GARNER, GARNETH, GARNETT, GARNETTE, GARRET, GARTEN, GRANET, GURNETT, HOOPINGARNER, TRENGA, WINEGARNER.

  Garnet, Henry Highland (1815-1882) — Born in slavery in New Market, Frederick County, Md., December 23, 1815. Minister; U.S. Minister to Liberia, 1881-82, died in office 1882. Presbyterian. African ancestry. Member, American Anti-Slavery Society. On February 12, 1865, was the first Black person to make a speech to the U.S. House of Representatives. Died in Liberia, February 13, 1882 (age 66 years, 52 days). Interment at Palm Grove Cemetery, Monrovia, Liberia.
  Relatives: Married 1841 to Julia Williams (1811-1870); married to Sarah Smith Tompkins.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial


GARNETH (Soundex G653) — See also ABERNETHY, BERNETHY, BUMGARNER, GARN, GARNEAU, GARNER, GARNET, GARNETT, GARNETTE, GENHART, GURNETT, HARTGEN, HOOPINGARNER, NETH, WINEGARNER.

  GARNETH: See also James Garneth Carter


GARNETT (Soundex G653) — See also ARGENT, ARNETT, ARNETTE, BARNETT, BARNETTE, BUMGARNER, DARNETT, DEJARNETT, DEJARNETTE, GANETT, GANNETT, GANTER, GANTTER, GARN, GARNEAU, GARNER, GARNET, GARNETH, GARNETTE, GARRETT, GARTEN, GRANET, GURNETT, HARNETT, HARNETTY, HOOPINGARNER, KARNETTE, MARNETTE, NETT, TRENGA, WINEGARNER.

  GARNETT: See also Garnett Bowditch Adrain — Garnett Andrews — Garnett Andrews, Jr. — Garnett R. Burks, Jr. — Henry Cornelius Burnett — Garnett Dalton — William Garnett Duncan — Garnett Eisele — Garnett Kerr Kump — Lewis Martin Lebus — Orie LeBus — Garnett Littlepage — Garnett M. Peters — Allison Garnett Thompson
  Garnett, A. C. — of Buckingham County, Va. Member of Virginia state house of delegates from Buckingham County, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, A. H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, G. Taylor See Griffin Taylor Garnett
  Garnett, Griffin Taylor (1846-1910) — also known as G. Taylor Garnett — Born in Essex County, Va., October 2, 1846. Democrat. County judge in Virginia, 1886-1903; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Gloucester & Mathews counties, 1901-02; circuit judge in Virginia, 1904-06. Died in Mathews County, Va., February 3, 1910 (age 63 years, 124 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Burke Garnett (1811-1881) and Virginia M. Garnett; married to Ellen Douglas Browne (1854-1934); father of Leslie Coombs Garnett (1876-1958); fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Wingate Folk.
  Political family: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Garnett, Hallis — of Shawnee, Johnson County, Kan. Mayor of Shawnee, Kan., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, Harrison — of St. Thomas, Pembina County, N.Dak. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from North Dakota, 1924; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, Henry T. — of Oak Grove, Westmoreland County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, J. B. — of Highland Park, Lake County, Ill. Mayor of Highland Park, Ill., 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, James (b. 1871) — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Columbia, Adair County, Ky., November 15, 1871. Democrat. Kentucky state attorney general, 1912-15; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Garnett and Mary (Wood) Garnett; married, December 10, 1895, to Lena Vardeman.
  Garnett, James Benjamin (1845-1921) — also known as James B. Garnett — of Cadiz, Trigg County, Ky. Born in Pembroke, Christian County, Ky., July 28, 1845. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Died in Trigg County, Ky., May 7, 1921 (age 75 years, 283 days). Interment at East End Cemetery, Cadiz, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Frances Ann (Pendleton) Garnett (1810-1903) and Eldred Brockman Garnett (1813-1870); married 1877 to Virginia Hewell (1850-1878); married, November 13, 1900, to Mary Elizabeth Gunn (1857-1940); first cousin four times removed of Edmund Pendleton; second cousin thrice removed of Nathaniel Pendleton (1756-1821); third cousin of Hubbard T. Smith; third cousin twice removed of Philip Clayton Pendleton, Edmund Henry Pendleton and Nathanael Greene Pendleton; fourth cousin of George Cassety Pendleton, Charles M. Pendleton and Daniel Micajah Pendleton; fourth cousin once removed of John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton, Philip Coleman Pendleton, George Hunt Pendleton, Joseph Henry Pendleton and Charles Sumner Pendleton.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Garnett, James Mercer (1770-1843) — also known as James M. Garnett — of Loretto, Essex County, Va. Born near Loretto, Essex County, Va., June 8, 1770. Democrat. Planter; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1800-01, 1824-25; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1805-09 (at-large 1805-07, 11th District 1807-09); delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention, 1829. Died near Loretto, Essex County, Va., April 23, 1843 (age 72 years, 319 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Essex County, Va.
  Relatives: Brother of Robert Selden Garnett (1789-1840); grandfather of Muscoe Russell Hunter Garnett.
  Political family: Garnett family of Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Garnett, Leslie Coombs (1876-1958) — also known as Leslie C. Garnett — of Mathews, Mathews County, Va.; Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md.; Washington, D.C. Born in Mathews, Mathews County, Va., December 15, 1876. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1904; Mathews County Commonwealth Attorney, 1904-12; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1924; U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1934-37; delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1936, 1940. Member, Phi Kappa Sigma; Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., April 13, 1958 (age 81 years, 119 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Griffin Taylor Garnett (1846-1910) and Ellen Douglas (Browne) Garnett (1854-1934); married, April 25, 1905, to Clara E. Tinsley (1880-1965).
  Political family: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Garnett, Muscoe Russell Hunter (1821-1864) — of Virginia. Born in Essex County, Va., July 25, 1821. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention, 1850-51; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1853-57; U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 1856-61; Representative from Virginia in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64; died in office 1864. Contracted typhoid fever while attending the Confederate Congress, in the Virginia State Capitol, Richmond, Va., and died at his home in Essex County, Va., February 14, 1864 (age 42 years, 204 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Essex County, Va.
  Relatives: Nephew of Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter (1809-1887); grandson of James Mercer Garnett.
  Political family: Garnett family of Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Garnett, Pat — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, R. W. — of Farmville, Prince Edward County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1916 (alternate), 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, Robert Selden (1789-1840) — of Lloyds, Essex County, Va. Born near Loretto, Essex County, Va., April 26, 1789. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1816-17; U.S. Representative from Virginia 12th District, 1817-27. Died near Lloyds, Essex County, Va., August 15, 1840 (age 51 years, 111 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Essex County, Va.
  Relatives: Brother of James Mercer Garnett (1770-1843); cousin *** of Charles Fenton Mercer.
  Political family: Garnett family of Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Garnett, Taylor See Griffin Taylor Garnett
  Garnett, W. H. — of Lewisburg, Greenbrier County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Greenbrier County, 1928; chair of Greenbrier County Democratic Party, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Garnett, Walter J. — of Eastport, Washington County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Eastport, Maine, 1909-11. Burial location unknown.


GARNETTE (Soundex G653) — See also ARNETT, ARNETTE, BARNETT, BARNETTE, BERNETTE, BUMGARNER, BURNETTE, DARNETT, DEJARNETT, DEJARNETTE, DORNETTE, ERNETTE, GARN, GARNEAU, GARNER, GARNET, GARNETH, GARNETT, GURNETT, HARNETT, HARNETTY, HOOPINGARNER, KARNETTE, MARNETTE, NETTE, WERNETTE, WINEGARNER.

  GARNETTE: See also Elbert Garnette Adams — Nathaniel B. Early, Jr.


GARNHAM (Soundex G655) — See also BARNHARDT, BARNHART, BURNHAM, EARNHARDT, FARNHAM, GARN, GREENHAM, PARNHAM, TURNHAM.

  Garnham, Harold P. (b. 1913) — of Webster, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., March 11, 1913. Dairy business; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1965. Methodist. Member, Lions; Grange. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GARNICK (Soundex G652) — See also ARNICK, BARNICLE, CARNICELLI, FARNICORN, GARN, GARNIE, GARRICK, GORNICK, GORNIK, GURNICK, NICK, WARNICK.

  Garnick, Anita — of Juneau, Alaska. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 1st District, 1947-48; member of Alaska territorial senate 1st District, 1949-52. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GARNIE (Soundex G650) — See also AINGER, ANGIER, ARNIE, BARNIE, CHARNIELE, EARING, GAINER, GARN, GARNEAU, GARNICK, GEARIN, LARNIE, MARNIE, REAGIN.

  GARNIE: See also John Slaughter Candler


GARNJOST (Soundex G652) — See also GARN, JOST, JOSTRAND, SJOSTROM, TENJOST.

Alexander H. Garnjost Garnjost, Alexander H. — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 4th District, 1924-34. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Freemasons; American Legion; Military Order of Foreign Wars. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1924


GARNSEY (Soundex G652) — See also ARNSEN, BERNSEN, BJORNSETH, FERNSELL, GARN, GUERNSEY, GURNSEY.

  GARNSEY: See also Roscius R. Kennedy
  Garnsey, Charles A. — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Postmaster at Rock Island, Ill., 1841-43. Burial location unknown.
  Garnsey, Daniel Greene (1779-1851) — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Canaan, Columbia County, N.Y., June 17, 1779. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1825-29; served in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War. Died in Gowanda, Erie County, N.Y., May 11, 1851 (age 71 years, 328 days). Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery, Gowanda, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (Spicer) Garnsey (1754-1838) and Isaac B. Garnsey (1758-1824); nephew of Peter B. Garnsey; second cousin of Roscius R. Kennedy; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821); fourth cousin once removed of Nathaniel Merriam (1769-1847), James Doolittle Wooster, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878) and Graham Hurd Chapin.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Garnsey, Erasmus D. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1886, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Garnsey, John — of Niagara County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County, 1827-29. Burial location unknown.
  Garnsey, Peter B. (1770-1843) — of Norwich, Chenango County, N.Y. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., 1770. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1799-1800. Died in Norwich, Chenango County, N.Y., 1843 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Garnsey (1734-1799) and Azubah (Buell) Garnsey (1740-1789); uncle of Daniel Greene Garnsey; first cousin once removed of Roscius R. Kennedy; third cousin once removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821); third cousin thrice removed of Rufus Thompson Peck; fourth cousin of Nathaniel Merriam, James Doolittle Wooster, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878) and Graham Hurd Chapin; fourth cousin once removed of Ebenezer Lockwood, Samuel George Andrews, Chester William Chapin, Marshall Chapin (1798-1838), John Hall Brockway and John Putnam Chapin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


GAROFALO (Soundex G614) — See also BUFFALO, CEFALO, GARAFALIA, GARAFALO, GARAFOLA, GAROFANO, GAROFOLO, OFALLON.

  Garofalo, Anthony J. — of Holland, Ottawa County, Mich.; Allegan, Allegan County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972; chair of Allegan County Republican Party, 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Garofalo, Barbara L. — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire Governor's Council 3rd District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Garofalo, Pat See Patrick Garofalo
  Garofalo, Patrick — also known as Pat Garofalo — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 2005-16 (District 36-B 2005-12, District 58-B 2013-16). Still living as of 2016.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Garofalo, Ralph — of Southport, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 4th District, 1965; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Garofalo, William N. — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Real estate and insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GAROFANO (Soundex G615) — See also ALFANO, CALIFANO, DESTAFANO, DESTEFANO, DISTEFANO, FANO, GARFEIN, GAROFALO, GAROFOLO, GORFINE, GRAFFIN, GREFFIN, GRIFFEN, GRIFFIN, GRIFYNN, GURFEIN, RAFANO, SCHIFANO, STEFANO, STEFANOFF, STEFANOVICH, THEOFANIS.

  Garofano, Tony A. — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass.; Saugus, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Thirteenth Essex District, 1923-24; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Interment somewhere in Malden, Mass.


GAROFOLO (Soundex G614) — See also CROFOOT, FOFO, GARAFALIA, GARAFALO, GARAFOLA, GAROFALO, GAROFANO, GOFORTH, KOFORD, KOLOFOLIAS, RUFFOLO, TOFFOLON.

  Garofolo, Ethan — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 31st District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


GAROLD (Soundex G643) — See also AROLD, DAROLD, GEROLD, GEROULD, HAROLD, HAROLDSON.

  GAROLD: See also Garold B. Healy — Quentin Garold Hooley


GARON (Soundex G650) — See also ARON, CARON, GARMON, GARN, GARSON, GARTON, GAWRON, GERON, GIRON, GRANO, GRONNA, KARON, ORGAN, RAGON, ROGAN, RONGA.

  Garon, Janet Ellen (born c.1954) — also known as Janet Garon — of Sturbridge, Worcester County, Mass.; Southbridge, Worcester County, Mass. Born about 1954. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2004, 2008, 2012 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2012.


GAROUTTE (Soundex G630) — See also GARROTT, HAROUT, HAROUTUNIAN, HOUTTEKIER, LAROUT, OUTTEN, OUTTERSON, ROUTT, SOUTTER, TROUTT.

  Garoutte, C. H. — Justice of California state supreme court, 1891-95. Burial location unknown.


GARR (Soundex G600) — See also CARR, GAIR, GARN, GARRAHAN, GARRAHY, GARRARD, GARRATT, GARRATY, GARRAWAY, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETT, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRICK, GARRIDO, GARRIEL, GARRIGA, GARRIGAN, GARRIGUS, GARRIS, GARRISH, GARRISON, GARRISS, GARRIT, GARRITT, GARRITY, GARROTT, GARROW, GARRUBBO, GARRY, GAYER, GEHR, GORR, GURR, KARR, MCGARR, PARR.

  GARR: See also John F. Dittbrender — Alma Lowell Merrill — Cadwallader Colden Washburn
  Garr, Elizabeth — Republican. Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Garr, Karen — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


GARRABRANT (Soundex G616) — See also BRANT, BRANTHOOVER, BRANTLEY, BRANTLY, BRANTNER, BRANTON, BRANTZ, CABRANES, GARRABRANTS, HILDABRAND, HILDABRANT, HILDEBRANT, HILLBRANT, LABRANCHE, LARRABEE, LEIBRANT, STRABRIDGE, SYBRANT, ZABRANSKY.

  GARRABRANT: See also Alfred Henry Condict
  Garrabrant, C. P. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County 3rd District, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.


GARRABRANTS (Soundex G616) — See also ARRANTS, BRANT, BRANTHOOVER, BRANTLEY, BRANTLY, BRANTNER, BRANTON, BRANTZ, CABRANES, GARRABRANT, HILDABRAND, HILDABRANT, HILDEBRANT, HILLBRANT, LABRANCHE, LARRABEE, LEIBRANT, STRABRIDGE, SYBRANT, ZABRANSKY.

  Garrabrants, William B. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1901-03. Burial location unknown.


GARRAGHAN (Soundex G625) — See also CARRAGHER, DARRAGH, FARRAGHER, GARAHAN, GARRAHAN, MCGARRAGHY, MORAGHAN, PARRAGHI.

  Garraghan, M. B. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1888 (member, Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Garraghan, Raymond W. — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Kingston, N.Y., 1966. Still living as of 1966.


GARRAHAN (Soundex G650) — See also CARRAHER, DARRAH, FARRAH, GARAHAN, GARR, GARRAGHAN, GARRAHY, HANDRAHAN, HANRAHAN, HARRAH, HARRAHILL, MCGARRAH, MORAHAN, STRAHAN, TRAHAN.

  Garrahan, Charles — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


GARRAHY (Soundex G600) — See also CARRAHER, DARRAH, FARRAH, GARR, GARRAHAN, GREEHEY, HARRAH, HARRAHILL, MCGARRAH, RAHY.

  Garrahy, J. Joseph See John Joseph Garrahy
  Garrahy, John Joseph (1930-2012) — also known as J. Joseph Garrahy — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., November 26, 1930. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict; member of Rhode Island state senate, 1963-69; Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1969-77; Governor of Rhode Island, 1977-85. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians. Died January 24, 2012 (age 81 years, 59 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Margherite Di Pietro.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Garrahy, Joseph See John Joseph Garrahy


GARRAMONE (Soundex G655) — See also AMONETT, ARRAMBIDE, BRAMON, CARDAMONE, CLARAMON, CRAMOND, ERRAMOUSPE, LARANJOFERREIRAMONTEIRO, LARRAMENDI, MIRAMONTI, NARRAMORE, PARRAMORE, RAMON, RAMOND, RAMONE, RAMONT, SALAMONE, VIRAMONTES.

  Garramone, Raymond — of Haworth, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state senate 39th District, 1974-77; defeated, 1971; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976; candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Campaign slogan (1977): "Experienced Democrats for Better Government."


GARRARD (Soundex G663) — See also CARRARO, FARRAR, GARARD, GARR, GARRARDUS, GERHARD, GERHARDT, GERRARD, GUERARD, HARRAR, JARRARD, SHARRARD, SHERRARD.

  GARRARD: See also Henry Haymond — James Garrard Jones — James Garrard Sparks
  Garrard, Daniel — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, E. J. — of Richmond, Contra Costa County, Calif. Mayor of Richmond, Calif., 1914, 1921-23. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, Gilbert — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, James (1749-1822) — Born in Stafford County, Va., January 14, 1749. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1779; delegate to Kentucky state constitutional convention, 1792; Governor of Kentucky, 1796-1804. Baptist. Died in Bourbon County, Ky., January 19, 1822 (age 73 years, 5 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Bourbon County, Ky.
  Garrard County, Ky. is named for him.
  Garrard, James H. — of Danville, Boyle County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, L. F. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, Lewis Hector — also known as Lewis H. Garrard — of Goodhue County, Minn.; Wabasha County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1859-60, 1877 (District 6 1859-60, District 15 1877). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Garrard, Louis — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, Theodore T. — of Kentucky. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1851. Interment at Garrard Cemetery, Garrard, Ky.
  Garrard, Theophilus T. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1856-58. Burial location unknown.
  Garrard, William M. — of Lawrenceville, Lawrence County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1876, 1880. Burial location unknown.


GARRARDUS (Soundex G663) — See also BERNARDUS, BOGARDUS, CARRARO, FARRAR, GARDUNO, GARRARD, GERARDUS, GERRARD, GORDUS, HARRAR, JARRARD, PARDUE, PARDUN, SHARRARD, SHERRARD.

  GARRARDUS: See also Garrardus Deyoe


GARRATT (Soundex G630) — See also BARRATT, CARRATU, GARR, GARRATY, GARRETT, GARRITT, GARROTT, GRATTA, JARRATT, MASARRAT, MONSARRAT, SARRATT, SHARRATT, SHERRATT, STARRATT, SURRATT.

  GARRATT: See also Garratt Franzen
  Garratt, C. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1880 (Convention Vice-President). Burial location unknown.


GARRATY (Soundex G630) — See also BARRATT, CARRATU, GARR, GARRATT, GARRETY, GARRITY, GEARITY, GERAGHTY, GERATY, GERETY, GERRITY, GHERRITY, GORITY, JARRATT, LITERATY, MASARRAT, MONSARRAT, SARRATT, SHARRATT, STARRATT.

  GARRATY: See also Jeremiah Edward O'Connell


GARRAWAY (Soundex G600) — See also CARAWAN, CARAWAY, CARRAWAY, GARR, GRAWE, GREWE, HARRAWOOD, JORAWAR, LARAWAY, RAWALT, RAWAT.

  Garraway, Bobby — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


GARRE (Soundex G600) — See also AGER, AGGER, AGREE, GAIR, GAREE, GARR, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRY, GAYER, GEAR, GEHR, MCGARRELL.

  Garre, Gregory G. — Born in Barrington, Cook County, Ill. Lawyer; U.S. Solicitor General, 2008-. Still living as of 2008.
  See also Wikipedia article


GARREAU (Soundex G600) — See also AUGARE, CARREAU, GAREE, GAREY, GARNEAU, GARR, GARRE, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRY, GARY, JARREAU, LARREA, MCGARRELL, PERREAULT, REAU, VILLARREAL.

  Garreau, Julie A. — of Eagle Butte, Dewey County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for South Dakota state senate 28th District, 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.


GARRECHT (Soundex G623) — See also BARRECA, DERRECK, ERRECA, GARR, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GRECHT, MCGARRELL, PORRECA, RECHT, VERRECCHIA.

  Garrecht, Francis Arthur (1870-1948) — also known as Francis A. Garrecht — of Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash.; Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash., September 11, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Washington state house of representatives, 1911-13; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, 1914-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1932; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1933. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Delta Phi; Knights of Columbus; Elks. Died August 11, 1948 (age 77 years, 335 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Walla Walla, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Garrecht and Caroline T. (Hess) Garrecht; married, November 23, 1898, to Frances T. Lyons.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


GARRELL (Soundex G640) — See also AGLER, ALGER, CARRELL, ELGAR, GALER, GARR, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRIEL, GARTRELL, GERAL, GIRRELL, GORELL, GORRALL, GORRELL, GURULE, JARRELL, LAGER, LAGGER, LAGREE, LARGE, MCGARRELL, REGAL, RELL.

  GARRELL: See also Garrell Cody Steagall


GARRELS (Soundex G642) — See also BRELSFORD, FRELS, GARR, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GEHRLS, GIRLS, GLASER, GLASSER, GRASSEL, GRASSLE, GREALIS, GRELIS, GRILLS, HARRELSON, INDERELST, KARELSEN, MCGARRELL, SLAGER, SORRELS.

  Garrels, Arthur (b. 1873) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., January 3, 1873. U.S. Consul in Zanzibar, 1908-10; Catania, 1910-12; Alexandria, 1912-19; U.S. Consul General in , 1919-24; Athens, 1924-26; Melbourne, 1926-29; Tokyo, 1929-33. Unitarian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Garrels and Antonie (Wiebe) Garrels; married 1923 to Elinor McEwen Norfleet.


GARREN (Soundex G650) — See also AGNER, ANGER, ARGEN, GARR, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARYIN, GERAN, GRANE, KARREN, MCGARRELL, NAGER, PARREN, RAGEN, RANGE, REGAN.

  Garren, Don H. — of North Carolina. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Garren, Greg F. — of Maynardville, Union County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


GARRESON (Soundex G625) — See also ANSORGE, BARRES, BARRESSI, BORESON, CARRESCIA, CRESON, GARASSON, GAREISSEN, GARR, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRET, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRISON, GREASON, MCGARRELL, PRESONS, RESOLVA, RESOR, RESOWSKI, THORESON.

  Garreson, William Lee, Jr. — of Bellevue, King County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


GARRET (Soundex G630) — See also EGGART, GARET, GARNET, GARR, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRETSON, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRIT, GARRITT, GERRET, GERTA, GREAT, JARRET, MCGARRELL, PARRET.

  Garret, Leonard — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.


GARRETSON (Soundex G632) — See also BETSON, ENGEBRETSON, GARDTHAUSEN, GARETSON, GARRE, GARREAU, GARRECHT, GARRELL, GARRELS, GARREN, GARRESON, GARRET, GARRETT, GARRETTSON, GARRETY, GARREY, GARRITSON, GERRETSEN, GERRITSON, GRATZON, HEWETSON, HUETSON, LETSON, MCGARRELL, METSON, RICKETSON, STETSON, TAGGERSON, TONSAGER.

  GARRETSON: See also James Romeyn Hoagland — Joshua Daniel Mercereau — John Garrison Mersereau — Freeborn Garretson Smith
  Garretson, Carl — of Brandenburg, Meade County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 18th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Garretson, Ferd — of Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J. Mayor of Perth Amboy, N.J., 1912-16. Burial location unknown.
  Garretson, Freeborn — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1838, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Garretson, Garret James (1847-1922) — also known as Garret J. Garretson — of Elmhurst, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Newtown, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., July 16, 1847. Republican. Queens County School Commissioner, 1873-75; Queens County Surrogate, 1880; Queens County Judge, 1886-96; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1897-1917. Died, from a heart attack, in Amagansett, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 9, 1922 (age 74 years, 358 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Garret J. Garretson (1808-1853) and Catherine (Rapalje) Garretson; married 1876 to Eliza Leggett Eastman (1850-1888); married 1897 to Sara Wilson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Garretson, Harmanus — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Garretson, Jean — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Garretson, John — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Presidential Elector for New York, 1808. Burial location unknown.
  Garretson, John — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Garretson, John G. — of Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J. Mayor of Perth Amboy, N.J., 1872-73, 1882-86. Burial location unknown.
  Garretson, Lawson — of Boone County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.


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