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John Catlett Garrett (1747 - 1794)

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John Catlett "Vardeman" Garrett
Born in Scott, Kentuckymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about in ,, Shelby, Kentuckymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Shelby County, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Jun 2011
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John (Garrett) Catlett-Garrett born on the 18th of January in 1747 in Indian River, Laurens County, South Carolina, or Scott, Kentucky, United States.

He was the son of Edward Thomas Garrett and Elizabeth Catlett.


1855 / 1855 South Carolina, United States;South Carolina\;South Carolina


He married Margaret Villiers in 30 August 1768 in Shelby, Kentucky, United States.

Together they hey had 14 children. [1]


Isaac Garret, 1769–1825
Nathan Garrett, 1770–1826
Ignatieus Garrett, 1773–Deceased
Esther Garrett, 1774–1819
Edward Garrett, 1775–Deceased
Nancy Garrett, 1777–1812
Moses Garrett, 1777–1858
Mary Polly Garrett, 1779–1812
William Garrett, 1780–1819
John Garrett, 1780–1840
Moses Garrett, 1780–1858
Elizabeth Garrett, 1785–1853
Henry Garrett, 1785–1860
Margaret Garrett, 1789–1850 [2]


Will of John Garrett Book I p 111 filed at Shelby County, Kentucky. (w. p. May 21, 1799 - on file in county). Wife Margaret mentioned in Will. Book of Garretts compiled by Hester Eliz. Garrett GC 929.2 page 130-131. Children listed with parents. Book located at Fort Wayne, Indiana Public Library. Deed Bk J-1 p 382 Shelby County, KY. Margaret, John Garret, child #4 and wife Charlotte sign deed to sell land. by DonnaHarrisHellewell FamilySearch tree


  2. Marriage Record


  • WikiTree profile Garrett-898 created through the import of Shurtliff Family.ged on Jun 20, 2011 by Mark Shurtliff. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Mark and others.

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On 27 Dec 2016 at 00:10 GMT Kelly (Sullivan) Rishor wrote:

Garrett-898 and Garrett-5459 appear to represent the same person because: I added John with different birth year and then found him when I went to add wife.

On 15 Dec 2016 at 23:22 GMT Dan Sparkman wrote:

No white person was married anywhere in Kentucky in 1768.

On 24 May 2016 at 10:44 GMT Nan Lambert wrote:

Please correct the privacy level to Open, as required for all profiles of persons born over 200 years ago.


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