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Riley Robert GARRISON

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  • Name  Riley Robert GARRISON 
    Born  20 Oct 1876  , Scotland, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census  14 Jun 1880  Bible Grove, Scotland, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1880 US Federal 
    • in the Lewis Garrison household. Enumerated were Lewis Garrison 33 farming KY-KY-VA ; Nancy J. 30 Keeping house IN-IN-IN; James W. 7MO-KY-IN; Robbert 4 MO-KY-IN.
    Location  9 Nov 1900  Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • according to a letter written to Frank Randall regarding Roy McKinney
    Census  13 May 1910  Altamont, Deuel, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the Charles A Logan household. Enumerated as ROBERT GARRETSON hired man male white (age is blank) single (birth nativity is blank all 3 columns) Laborer Odd jobs
    Census  Jun 1915  , , South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1915 South Dakota State 
    • Name: Robert Garrison
      Age: 39
      Estimated Birth Year: 1876
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birthplace: Missouri
      Ethnicity: American
      Marital Status: Single
      Year Married:
      Wife's Maiden Name:
      Residence: South Dakota, United States / Years in State: 10 / Estimated Arrival Year in State: 1905 / Years in United States: 39 / Estimated Arrival Year in the United States: 1876 / Naturalized: / Religion: ME / Father's Birthplace: Kentucky / Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
    Military  11 Sep 1918  , Deuel, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    World War 1 Draft Registration Card 
    • Robert Riley Garrison
      Permanent Address Garrey, Deuel County, SD
      Age 42 Date of Birth Oct 20 1875
      Present Occupation Laborer for Dunn Construction Co in Clear Lake, Deuel County, SD
      Signed Robert R. Garrison
      9-11-1918
    Census  3 Feb 1920  Gary, Deuel, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1920 US Federal 
    • In the Robert Garrison household. Enumerated as ROBERT head male white 44 single MO-KY-IN laborer working out owns home w/o mortgage
    Census  23 Apr 1930  Kranzburg Twp., Codington, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the Frank Cordell household. Enumerated as ROBERT GARRETSON laborer male white 52 divorced married at 27 MO-KY-IN Laborer General Farm
    Census  Jun 1945  Rauville, Codington, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1945 South Dakota State 
    • name: R R Garrison / event: Census / event date: 1945 / event place: Rauville, Codington, South Dakota / post office: Watertown,, South Dakota / gender: Male
      age: 69 / marital status: Unknown / race: White / birthplace: Missouri / estimated birth year: 1876 / years in united states: 69
    Died  12 May 1967  Watertown, Codington, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Watertown Public Opinion ~ Saturday, May 13, 1967 ~ page 7

      R. B. Garrison Dies At 91; Rites Tuesday

      Riley Robert (Bob) Garrison, 91, died here Friday evening at a Watertown hospital. Mr. Garrison lived in Rauville Township.
      Services will be Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. in the Shaw-Messer Chapel. The Rev. E. H. Jarman of the First Methodist Church will officiate.
      Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery.
      Friends may call at the Shaw-Messer Chapel from 2-5:30 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday and after 9 a.m. on Tuesday.
      Mr. Garrison was born Oct. 20, 1875 in Scotland County, Mo., the son of Lewis Fidel and Nancy Jane (Rogers) Garrison
      He came to South Dakota in 1906 and for many years lived in the Gary and Clear Lake vicinity. In 1928 he came to Codington County and first worked on Highway 20 as a construction laborer.
      For the last 28 years he has lived with the Hiko D. Henrichs family in Rauville township.
      He was a member of the Methodist Church.
      He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers. He has no surviving relatives.


      Robert Garrison: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Death Record
      Name: Robert Garrison
      Date of Birth: Wednesday October 20, 1875
      Date of Death: Monday May 15, 1967
      Est. Age at death: 91 years, 6 months, 25 days
      Last known residence: City: Watertown; Appleby; Foley; Grover; Kampeska; Pelican; Rauville; Waverly
      County: Codington State: South Dakota ZIP Code: 57201
      Confirmation: Verified
      Social Security details:
      State of Issue: South Dakota Number: 504-36-3669
    Buried  16 May 1967  Mount Hope Cemetery, Watertown, Codington, South Dakota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1324  Brenda's Branches
    Last Modified  7 Sep 2011 

    Father  Lewis Fidel GARRISON,   b. 24 Dec 1846, , , Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1911, , Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Jane RODGERS,   b. 17 Aug 1850, , Jennings, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1921, , Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Nov 1869  , Scotland, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F210  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 US Federal - 14 Jun 1880 - Bible Grove, Scotland, Missouri, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Garrison, Robert S. World War I Draft Registration Card
    Garrison, Robert S. World War I Draft Registration Card

  • Sources 
    1. [S488] MO, Scotland - 1880 - US Census, Missouri, Scotland County, (Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C. Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah FHL 1254736 - Scotland Co. (part: beginning-ED 88, sheet 12) FHL 1254737 - Scotland Co. (ED 88, sheet 13-end)), Mt. Pleasant Twp., ED# 88, Page 12, Dwell/Family# 108/110 , Lewis Garrison household (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S767] FamilySearch.org, South Dakota State Census, 1915, Robert Garrison entry (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S764] SD, Deuel - 1920- US Census, South Dakota, Deuel County, (Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C. Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah,), Gary; ED 127; Sheet 5B; Dwelling/Family 13/14; Robert Garrison household. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S765] SD, Codington - 1930- US Census, South Dakota, Codington County, (Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C. Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah,), Kranzburg Twp.: ED 15-11; Sheet 5B; Dwell/Family 88/88; Frank Cordell household (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S767] FamilySearch.org, South Dakota State Census, 1945; R. Garrison entry (Reliability: 3).