Name: *William Garrett
Birth: 12 FEB 1662 in Harby, Leicestershire, England
Death: 5 JAN 1726 in Darby, Chester Co, PA
He settled in Darby, Chester Co, PA in 1684
The Original Record of the Township of Darby in the County of Chester and province of Pennsylvania as it was settled by The English under William Penn Esquire Proprietor and Governor in Chief of the said Province in the Year of our Lord one Thousand Six Hundred and Eighty Two; Giving an Account when Each Settlement was begun, for the better Regulating the Inhabitants in Serving the Respective offices of the said Township as Constables, Supervisors, overseers of the poor Viewers of fences & C.
on the list is:
William Smith from Croxton in the County of Leicester
William Garratt from Harby in the Counter of Leicester
Thomas Smith from Croxton in the County of Leicester
These came in the year 1686
(The Names of the Early Settlers of Darby Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania by Bunting, Morgan)
John Blunstone as Attorney to Luke Hanke past over a Patent by assignment dated ye 5th day of ye 1st moneth 1688 unto William Garrett and Thomas Bradshaw for a parcell of land near Muckaraton Creeke viz one hundred acres thereof to Thomas Bradshaw ye remainder to sd William Garrett.
(Record of the courts of Chester County, Pennsylvania; v. 01, page 149)
Chester County December y 11 1695 we the Grand Jury Presents Samuell Levis And William Garett flor one Thousand Accres of land which is behind....
(Record of the courts of Chester County, Pennsylvania; v. 01, page 364)
Father: *John Garrett II b: 2 FEB 1635 in Harby, Leicestershire, England
Mother: *Elizabeth Ware b: 12 FEB 1634 in Dublin, Ireland
*Mary Smith b: 1664 in Leistershire, England
- Thomas Garrett
- William Garrett b: 1684 in Darby, Chester Co, PA
- *John Garrett b: 1690 in Darby, Chester Co, PA
- Elizabeth Ashton Garrett b: 1696 in Darby, Chester Co, PA