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T.S. Garrison Thomas Smith Garrison
Full Name: Thomas Smith Garrison
Date of birth: May 17, 1837
Date of death: November 1, 1920

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1) (2)   Democrat Timpson / Shelby   Sabine, Shelby
(1) Center, Shelby County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Timpson. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • T.S. Garrison, birth date 5/17/1837, death date 11/1/1920, biographical sketch, interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Timpson, Shelby County. Find a Grave.
  • Biographical sketch, Capt. Thomas Smith Garrison, Volume III, pp. 1410-1411. Born 5/17/1837 in Carroll County, Georgia. Relatives: Caleb Garrison and Thomas Smith Garrison - brothers. Relatives: Thomas Smith Garrison - grandfather; Gary Bonner Sanford [son of Adele Bonner Garrison Sanford] - grandson. Relatives: Caleb Garrison - great-uncle; Gary Bonner Sanford - great-nephew. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Biographical sketch, Edgar Hubbard Carter, Volume IV, p. 1913. Born 1875. Relatives: Thomas Smith Garrison - uncle, Edgar Hubbard Carter - nephew. Relatives: Caleb Jackson Garrison - uncle, Edgar Hubbard Carter - nephew. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Glenn's Battalion of Cavalry. Biographical sketch, Thomas S. Garrison, pp. 129-130. Born 6/17/1837 in Carroll County, Georgia. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Calculated relationship based on James Freeborn Garrison, Susan Mandeville Garrison, and Edgar Hubbard Carter family group sheets. Relatives: Edgar Hubbard Carter and Gary Bonner Sanford - cousins once removed. Garrison-Logan Family History & Genealogy, 2001. Garrison-Logan Family History & Genealogy Garrison-Logan Family History & Genealogy
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.S. Garrison, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  

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