Thomas Garrett Jr. husband of Mary Sharpless and second wife Rachel Mendinhall. Thomas was born in Upper Darby, Pa. in 1789 and moved to Wilmington, Delaware in 1822. Thomas became known as "Station Master on the Under Ground Rail Road"
[Picture fron DHS in wilmington, Delaware]
Rachel Mendenhall Garrett…… slaves dressed in her clothes as home was under watch by police
Home of Thomas and Rachel Mendinhall Garrett
227 Shipley Street, Wilmington, Delaware.
[From Wilbur H. Siebert Collection]