THOMAS GRAY GARRETT b 1819 m Elizabeth Arabell Rice b 1825, their children Nancy Herndon b 1867 m William A COOK, Lalak Chilly b 1850, William G b 1851, Ella Emma b 1853, Sarah Augusta b 1854 m Henry A COOK, John Rice b 1856, Minerva Caldonia b 1858, and Thomas B b 1861, all born in Talladega Co., AL.
Both Nancy Herndon and her sister Sarah Augusta married COOK brothers, William A and Henry A, sons of Rev Thomas A COOK b 1812, Scotland, first believed to settle in Beaufort, SC met and married Ann Eliza Jones d/o Elisa Jones, Esq of Charleston/Edgefield, SC
Rev COOK and his wife Ann Eliza arrived in Talladega County in 1844 where he established and built the first school - "White Chapel Female Seminary".
Any info on these GARRETT's/COOK would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks - Cheryl