Marriage and Children
Robert married Harriet Cook (b. 18 Aug. 1832 d. 26 Oct. 1907) at Dormansville, a hamlet of Westerlo. Harriet's parents were David Cook and Ruth Sanford of Cook Rd. in Berne. Children of Robert and Harriet are,
- Marilla Garvey - b. 19 Feb 1852 d. 3 Mar 1920. She married Franklin W. Peck of Westerlo on January 18, 1872. Burial Rensselaerville Cemetery.
- Luella Garvey - b. 1860 died 20 Jan 1913 in Dover, Delaware. She married Adelbert Peck (a cousin to Franklin Peck).
- Robert Garvey - was a farmer.
Robert died March 27, 1872, in Rensselaerville. Following his death, his wife Harriet married again to Andrew Knowles. Robert and Harriet are buried in the Huntersland Christian Cemetery in Huntersland.