Will of Morris Gwyn of Fayette County, gives to nephew Morris Garrett 1/3 of his land in Kentucky County on waters of Galey river, containing 1,080 acres by patent; the remainder of estate, both real and personal to be divided equally between Eli GARRETT, Lewis GARRETT, William GARRETT, Morris GARRETT, Thomas GARRETT, Rebecca GARRETT and Phebe GARRETT. Probated June 1798.
The above listed GARRETT children are the children of Lewis GARRETT b Willistown, PA married Mary GWYN of Lancaster Co., PA. Lewis drowned on Clinch river. His wife Mary GWYN GARRETT and her brother Morris Gwyn were to have settled near Scott's Station. Marriages of children were:
Eli GARRETT married Agatha Nash of TN; Rev Lewis GARRETT m Sarah DeGraffenreid of TN; Rev William GARRETT m Elizabeth Chelly Gray of TN; Thomas G. GARRETT m Winnifred Ridley of TN; Morris GARRETT m Polly Cooper?? of Davidson Co.,TN; Phebe GARRETT m Gabrial Rice of Garrard Co., KY parents of the famous Rev Nathan Lewis Rice; Rebecca GARRETT m ??. Another son Phineas was captured by the indians and never returned.
Would appreciate hearing from anyone who may have kin to this family.
Cheryl Wiscount email@example.com