Mary Ann Virginia (Jennie) Taylor
- Born: 30 May 1857, Rockingham Co, NC
- Marriage: James Washington Garrett on 31 Jan 1871 in Rockingham Co, NC
- Died: 31 Jan 1935, Burlington, Alamance Co., NC at age 77
- Buried: 1 Feb 1935, Pine Hill Cemetery, Burlington, NC
Cause of her death was Influenza / Pneumonia.
The 1860 Federal Census for the Southern Division, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, dated July 14, 1860, page 47B records Mary A. V. Taylor (3 - NC) living with her parents Harney G. (33 - NC) and Mary G. (22 - VA) Taylor and siblings Ruth D. Taylor (6 - NC), Samuel H. Taylor (4 - NC), and Charles T. Taylor (1 - NC). Harney is a Cabinet Maker.
The 1870 Federal Census for Huntsville, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, Madison P. O., page 225A, dated Sept 29, 1870 records Mary A. Taylor (13 - NC) with her mother Mary T. Taylor (34 - NC) and siblings Ruth (16 - NC), Samuel (14 - NC), Charles (11 - NC), George (8 - NC), and Harry (5 - NC).
[Note: The 1850 Federal Census for the Western District, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, page 61A records Harney (Harvey) Taylor (21 - NC) living with his mother Barnary Taylor (60 - NC) and sister Barbary Taylor (22 - NC).]
The 1920 Federal Census Holly Springs Township, Wake Co., North Carolina District 110, page 86B records Mary Garrett (68 - NC/NC/NC / mother-in-law) living with her daughter, Nannie Drake (37 - NC) and her husband Connie (sic) [Curtis] (35 - NC/NC/NC) and their children Autney (12), Iola (10), Brock (8), Bernice (3), and Connie O. (10/12 - son). Connie is a farmer. Nearby is Seaton A. Drake (29 - NC/NC/NC) and his wife, Lailon [Laylon] (30 - NC/NC/NC). Also in the Seaton Drake household are nephew Willis (13) and niece Fannie Austin (12).
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Mrs. Mary A. Garrett
Age: 77 years 8 months 1 day
Birth Date: 30 May 1857 Birth Place: Rockingham
Death Date: 31 January 1935 Death Location: Burlington, Alamance Co., NC
Spouse's Name: Wife of Mr. James W. Garrett
Father's Name: H. G. Taylor (from NC) Mother's Name: Mary Fuquay (from NC)
Burial: February 1, 1935 at the Pine Hill, Burlington, NC
Informant: Mrs. A. W. Boswell of Burlington, Alamance Co., NC
Mary married James Washington Garrett, son of Jarrett Bolyn (Bouldin/Bolden) Garrett and Clarissa Walton Hill, on 31 Jan 1871 in Rockingham Co, NC. (James Washington Garrett was born on 22 May 1852 at Old J. B. Garrett Farm Near Madison, N.C, died on 20 Jul 1920 in Farm Near Madison, N.C. and was buried on 22 Jul 1920 in Garrett family farm near Madison, N.C.) The cause of his death was Acute Enteritis / Chronic Nephritis.