Quillian Garrison Research Collection, 1831-1973 | East Texas Research Center

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Title: Quillian Garrison Research Collection, 1831-1973Add to your cart.

ID: A/42

Primary Creator: Garrison, Quillian

Extent: 4.0 Boxes

Subjects: Garrison (Tex.) -- History -- Sources, Garrison, Caleb, ca. 1775-1848, Genealogy, Texas, East -- History -- Sources

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of correspondence, notes, copies of documents such as military records, Bible records, obituary notices, census data, deeds, death certificates, and newspaper clippings used by Miss Quillian Garrison to do the research for her book Descendants of Caleb Garrison, Sr. and His Wife, Sarah Fleming 1797-1966. Many of the descendants of Caleb Garrison lived in East Texas. The town of Garrison in Nacogdoches County is named for the Garrison family. There are approximately 750 items in the collection.

Subject/Index Terms

Garrison (Tex.) -- History -- Sources
Garrison, Caleb, ca. 1775-1848
Genealogy
Texas, East -- History -- Sources

Administrative Information

Repository: East Texas Research Center

Access Restrictions: Open for research.


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Folder 1: Jane Williams Garrison CosperAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Jane Williams Garrison RossAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Patterson Gillespie GarrisonAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Shouting MethodistsAdd to your cart.

1. Copy, Texas Conference 1923 and a copy of Texas Conference 1924. [cataloged for ETRC]

2. Copy, The First Methodist Church, Carthage, Texas 1855-1962 [not in folder] 3. Photocopy from Louisiana Methodism, by Robert Henry Harper, DD, Kaufmann Press, Inc. Washington, D. C. 1949 ---excerpts.

3a. Photocopy from A Brief History of Methodism in Texas, by Homer S. Thrall, Nashville, Tenn; Publishing House of the M. E. Church Sough. Barbee & Smith, agents. 1894.

4. Photocopy of excerpts from A History of Methodism in Georgia The South Carolina Conference; original in Bridwell Library, So. Methodist U., Dallas, Texas.

5. Notes from two publications on the camp meeting; research done at Bridwell Library, SMU, Dallas, Texas... 2 pages.

6. Letter from Emory Unviersity, Atlanta, Ga., dated 31 Oct., 1956, to John G. Ross authenticating obituary of Sarah Garrison Sockwell in Southern Christian Advocate; also information on publications of the Methodist Church.

7. Carbon copy, 6-12-1964, Q. Garrison, on interview with ME minister on history and meaning of terms.

8. One page of notes from History of Methodism in Texas, by Macum Phelan, Cokesbury Press, Imparters and Publishers (Nashville, Richmond, Dallas, San Francisco) copyright, 1924.

9. One sheet of notes trom Texas Methodist Centennial Yearbook, 1834-1934

History of Methodism in Texas, Thrall, 1872

Texas Conference: Methodism on the March (1814-1860)

Interview with ME minister, Monroe, LA.

10. Two sheets of notes on, or from, items 1, 3, 3A, Conference Minutes, 1900

Methodist Church South Conference Texas Journal 1920

Texas Conference: Methodism on the March (1814-1860)

Annual Conference, ME South Minutes, 1873

History of Methodism in Alabama and West Florida (1960), Marion Lazenby

11. One sheet; re: obituaries in the church publications.

Folder 5: Garrison, TexasAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Old Letters and RecordsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: ObituariesAdd to your cart.

JohnTaylor.....................................Dr. E. S. Adams

Mrs. B. G. Tyler .............................J[as]. A. Kelly................................Mrs. Z. B. Garrison

Mrs. P. V. Dale .............................Mrs. Clara E. Garrison................ Abigail Garrison

John C. Bell ..................................Mrs. Lula Tinkle Nelms ...............John H. Garrison

John Dillen.....................................Mrs. Laura J. Hamilton ...............Mrs. Sarah M. Sockwell

Mrs. W. C. Young..........................Mrs. Willie Moore Tinkle............. D. W. Ross Effie

E. Langston ...........................Mrs. Norvella Moore....................Mrs. Jane W. Ross v

Helen McNair Barrett......................Mrs. Dora Faulk ........................Adella Ross Stripling

Mrs. Gladys DeVaughn Price......... John [A.]Oxsheer ......................Mrs. Fannie Ross

Ray John Watson..................................H[erbert]. M. Askins ..................Walter M. Ross

A. A. Turner.................................. E. M. Preston (Miss)..................Lizzie Ross Avery

Clara Parker Wilson........................Mrs. Eddie R. Langston ............Emily Caroline Hamilton

Leila Garrison Womack...................G. F. Rainbolt...........................Edgar Lee Tinkle'

R. Glenn Garrison........................... Homer Rainbolt....................... Evie L. Barrett

Corinne Garrison Kocens .................Mrs. Sudie Brown.................... Mrs. J. C. Hickey

Mrs. A. F. McNair............................Robert W. Brown..................... John Garrison Ross

J. T. Strong.................................... John D. Garrison..................... Capt. James P. Ross

Mrs. John Strong............................. George Lee Garrison...............J. Eli Frederick

Mrs. C. B. Powell ............................Mrs. Thos. L. Ross ................S. M. Shipp

C. B. Powell................................... Mrs. Jessie Garrisons............. Homer Garrison, Sr.

Mrs. Frank Barrett...........................Thos. J. Watt...........................Mrs. Mary Emma Lee

John T.Garrison ..............................Susie Winfree Garrison............. Joseph Devereatrx Garrison

Chas. G. Sanford.............................Jack Hodges Garrison.............. Mrs. F. P. Baker

Neil B. Garrison, Jr.......................... Bonner Garrison.......................Edwin Francis Kelly

James F. Garrison............................John F. Garrison......................Mrs. J. G. Jackson

Clabe Fletcher Garrison....................Sedonius A. Daniel...................Z. B. Garrison


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