Newspaper articles re Zachariah Milton “Cain” Garrison, “El Dorado Republican,” El Dorado, Butler County, Kansas, 25 April 1913 and 11 March 1887

Zachariah Milton “Cain” Garrison, son of Luther Alexander Stamps Garrison and Mahala “Milly” “Millie” Logan Garrison, was born 22 November 1837 in Louisville, Allen County, Kentucky. He was named for his paternal grandfathers, Zachariah Logan and John Milton Garrison.

Mahala Logan was the daughter of Zachariah Logan and Margaret “Peggy” Brown Logan. Z.M. “Cain” Garrison married Mary Lucinda Brock, born 3 April 1840 in Lawrence County, Indiana. Zachariah M. Garrison served in Co. I, 78th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Union, from 1862-1865. He died 8 January 1908 in Guthrie, Logan County, Oklahoma. He is buried at Dewey Cemetery, Dewey, Washington County, Oklahoma.

Mary Lucinda Brock Logan, mother of 15 or 16 children (!), died in Dewey, Oklahoma, 3 January 1927. She is buried at Dewey Cemetery.


El Dorado Republican, El Dorado, Butler County, Kansas, 11 March 1887