* Name: Sharp GARRIS * Sex: M * Birth: 1770 in Northampton Co., NC; Muhlenberg, Ky. * Death: 18 JUL 1850 in Posey Co. Indiana * Note: Moved from Muhlenberg, Kentucky to Posey, Indiana in 1814. Father: Wiliam Benjamin GARRIS b: 1740 in Southampton Co., Va, Northampton Co., NC Mother: Elizabeth "Betsy" SIKES b: 1740 in VA. Marriage 2 Susannah CROP * Married: 16 JUL 1857 in Posey Co. Indiana
Sharp appears in the 1850 census in Posey County, Robinson twp.He is 80 years old, born in KY.He does not appear in the 1860 census. His wife Sarah is also listed in 1950 and she is 59 years old, born in VA
BENJAMIN Benjamin Garris appears in the Indiana census 1830 - 1860.Here's the listing for 1860: Garris, Benjamin 60 born KY Garris, Susannah 40 KY Garris, Clementine 18 IN Garris, Angeline 15 IN Garris, Martha 12 IN Garris, Priscilla 3 mos. IN
Also from ancestry: Name: Benjamin GARRIS * Sex: M * Birth: 1800 in Muhlenberg County, Ky * Death: 16 AUG 1860 in Posey Co. Indiana * Note: Went to Posey, Indiana from Muhlenberg, Kentucky in 1814. March 1, 1845 Benjamin beat Featherston Cross to death and was sent to jail for two years. Either Benjamin or his brother John in 1865 killed stage coach driver Michael Herman and was sent to jail where died.
LEVI from Ancestry: Name: Levi B. GARRIS * Sex: M * Birth: 1828 in Posey Co., Indiana * Death: in Albion, ILL Samaria Baptist Church Cemetery
Father: Benjamin GARRIS b: 1800 in Muhlenberg County, Ky Mother: Hely Elizabeth "Ella" "Eliza" WILKINS b: 1814 in Muhlenberg Co, Ky Marriage 1 Elizabeth RUSSELL b: 1829 in Kentucky Children 1. Albert GARRIS b: 1864 in Indiana 2. Martha GARRIS b: 1867 in Indiana 3. William GARRIS b: 1869 in Indiana 4. Natalie "Nettie" GARRIS b: 1872 in Indiana
I did not find a census record for Levi onancestry. The information above from ancestry.com was posted by Charles Garris who gives the following email address:firstname.lastname@example.org You may want to get in touch with him. Good luck, Nancy