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GARRETT James Hamilton
Birth:          1912 D.C.

ancestry Hist Nwsprs 27 May 1939 Wash Post 
obit of Mae F. Latchford
DC Marr on famsearch
1920 in D.C.
1940 in Washington, D.C. fireman
per, he grew up in 
Chevy Chase and was appointed paid fireman in Feb of 1932, became Chief of the 
Chevy Chase Fire Dept in 1959 and retired in 1970.
There is a James H Garrett in Shenandoah, Va., in pub rec on anc, b 1 Feb
1912. Wife Helen. 
ssn 213 38 3413 b 1 Feb 1912 d 30 Mar 1989 issued in Md 1956-7, last resid 
Shenandoah, Va.
Not a match until this.
On awt Richelsen, there is  James Hamilton Garrett Jr 1937 - 2011,
parents private but father's father shown as Joseph Mortimer Garrett
(and mother as Winefred Callahan). Could James Jr be son of James who
married Margaret? James Jr's mother marked private
James H. Garrett Jr.
GARRETT, James H., Jr. On April 2, 2011 of Haddonfield, NJ. Age 74.
Beloved husband for 50 years to Sally Ann (nee Leonard). Loving father
of Brian L. Garrett (Mary Beth) of Hopkinton, MA; Sharon M. Garrett
Foulke (Lewis) of Cherry Hill, NJ; Alice R. Garrett of Cherry Hill, NJ
and Kristine M. Garrett McKeever (Kevin) of Lansdale, PA. Devoted
grandfather of James Garrett III, Sarah Garrett, Allison Smith, Ashley
Smith, Tyler Foulke, Hunter Foulke, Kelsey McKeever and Kyle McKeever.
Also survived by his step mother Helen Garrett. Visitation Wednesday
afternoon 1:30 to 2:45pm in Christ The King RC Church, 200 Windsor
Avenue, Haddonfield, NJ. Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday afternoon
3pm. Interment Colestown Cemetery Cherry Hill, NJ. In lieu of flowers,
contributions in his memory may be made to Interfaith Caregivers P.O.
Box 186, Haddonfield, NJ 08033 ( Please visit to share your condolences with the family.
Published in Courier-Post on April 5, 2011
Is the following another child?
Mary L. Loughrey
LOUGHREY MARY L. (nee Garrett), on Oct. 17, 2002, age 63, of Stratford;
wife of the late James; survived by a daughter, Lorraine D. Winston, of
Glastonbury CT; a brother, James H. Garrett, of Haddonfield and 2
grandchildren, Benjamin and Rachel. Mrs. Loughrey worked for the Camden
County Board of Social Services for 30 years. Family and friends are
invited to her Memorial Service Monday 11:30 A.M. at KAIN FUNERAL HOME,
8 W. Kings Highway, Haddonfield N.J.; where friends may call after 11
A.M. Interment private. Memorial Donations may be made in Mrs.
Loughrey's name to the charity of the donor's choice. .Published in
Philadelphia Inquirer & Philadelphia Daily News on October 20, 2002
Joseph Mortimer Garrett shows up in DC in ww1 draft reg
shows wife as Mary Elizabeth, so apparently she died and he remarried
sent fb messages to Tyler, to Sharon, to Kristine Garrett-McKeever.
Could not send message to Brian Garrett
see notes under James H b 1935 who was not identified when the preceding was 
written, as he was on the 1940 census that came out later (but why is Mary not on it?) 
Yet on pub rec she shows up as b 14 Aug 1934. That, too, does not fit. That's 
because it's her husband's bdate.
Following up on the James H Garrett who died in Shenendoah Va., wife Helen (which 
ties in to obit for James H Garrett of NJ), there is an obit for Helen in
Helen R. Garrett
Helen Roberts Garrett, 99, of Richmond, died on Sunday, March 4, 2012.
Originally from Asheville, N.C., Ms. Garrett was a longtime resident of the D.C.-Metro 
area before relocating to her home in Shenandoah. She spent the last 10 years in 
She was an active church member and an avid reader.
Her husband, James H. Garrett, preceded her in death.
She is survived by a daughter, Ilma Mowery; five grandchildren; six great-
grandchildren; and two nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Frances 
G. Nikolaus; and a grandson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the People’s City Mission in Lincoln, Neb., at 
[no mention of stepchildren]
Helen R. GarrettHelen Roberts Garrett passed away quietly on Sunday, March 4, 
2012, in Richmond, Va., at the age of 99.

Originally from Asheville, N.C., she was a longtime resident of the D.C. Metro area 
before relocating to her beloved home in Shenandoah, Va., then enjoying the last 10 
years in Richmond, Va., close to family.

She was an adored wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, who took pride 
and joy in her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A woman 
of great faith, she was an active church member who loved the Lord and studying 
scripture. She was an avid reader who kept a determined spirit throughout her life and 
will be remembered as a sweet and gentile lady who touched all she met.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James H. Garrett; daughter, Frances G. 
Nikolaus; and grandson, Brett Mowery.

She is survived by her daughter, Ilma Mowery; grandchildren, Kevin Mowery (Connie), 
Tamara McClure (Vernon), Suzanne Nikolaus, Roxanne Nikolaus and Ann Herald 
(James); six great-grandchildren; and nephews, Martin Moore (Margaret) and James 
Moore (Wanda).

The family is also very grateful for the loving care Helen received from Cheryl Bailey 
and Laverne Jones over the last five years.

Memorials may be made to the People’s City Mission in Lincoln, NE at

GARRETT Joseph Mortimer ()
CALLAHAN Mary Elizabeth ()

GARRETT James Hamilton (1912 - )

Marriage To HUTCHINS Margaret Virginia (1914 - ) m. 12 Jun 1935 Holy Trinity Church, Washington, D.C. Notes Parents HUTCHINS Walter Cleveland (13 Mar 1886 - 25 May 1939) LATCHFORD Margaret Estelle ("Maggie") (24 Oct 1890 - 19 Oct 1971) Children by HUTCHINS Margaret Virginia 1914 -
GARRETT James Hamilton (19 May 1936 - 2 Apr 2011)
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