William Henry Garrigues

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William Henry Garrigues

Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Haverford, Montgomery, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Garrigues and Sarah Garrigues
Husband of Mary Ann Garrigues
Father of Sgt Samuel P Garrigues (USA)
Brother of Samuel Parker Garrigues

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About William Henry Garrigues

A William A. Garrigues is listed as one of the executive directors of the Philadelphia Anti-Slavery Society, in a 1838 book called The History of Philadelphia Hall.


We don't know if this is our Garrigues ancestor. But an earlier William Garrigues had signed an anti-slavery petition, and the Garrigues family, as Quakers, would have been abolitionists.

Anyone living in Philadelphia in 1838 would have probably heard about or seen the anti-slavery riots that took place there that year:


Two William Garrigueses listed in 1839 Philadelphia Directory: William Garrigues, Stonecutter, and William A. Garrigues, teacher.

By 1850, our William was listed in the Philadelphia Census with his wife and family as "constable."

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William Henry Garrigues's Timeline

Philadelphia, PA, USA
December 16, 1828
Age 33
Philadelphia, PA, USA
March 9, 1858
Age 63
Haverford, Montgomery, PA, USA