Elizabeth “Lizzie” Elnora Garrison and her twin sister, Elissa “Liza J.” Esadora Garrison, were born 2 May 1873 or 1874 (conflicting sources) in Butler County, Kansas, daughters of Zachariah Milton “Cain” Garrison and Mary Lucinda Brock Garrison. Zachariah M. Garrison was the son of Luther Alexander Stamps Garrison and Mahala “Millie” or “Milly” Logan Garrison. Millie Logan Garrison was the daughter of Zachariah Logan and Margaret “Peggy” Brown Logan.
Lizzie Garrison married Thomas Jefferson “T.J.” Cummings, son of John M. Cummings and Sallie Ann Strailer Cummings, 1 March 1894 in Greenwood County, Kansas. He was born 16 June 1866 in Weston, West Virginia. T.J. Cummings died in 1941 and Lizzie died in 1947. They are buried at Dewey Cemetery, Washington County, Oklahoma.