Gary-I am also doing the same line you are. Garrett was my husbands grandfather. He was born 1858, d.-1940 m. Rebecca Branham b. 1866 Their children were Frank-1881, James (Colonel) 1883, Wm.S.-1886,Taylor-1888 Julie-1890.Henry-1893.Rebecca died between this date and 1897 when Garrett married Tela McKenzie b.1882. Their children were Grady,Rebecca, Elizabeth,Clifford,Goldie and twins Elsie and Nelsie. No birth dates on these.
Garretts parents were William Speed and Elizabeth Fluty Hammonds. Wm.S. born Jan.1824 in Knox Co. Eliz. b. Nov. 1828 dau. of Samuel and Sarah Fluty Wm.S. and Eliz. married 11-11-1847. Children-Evaline-1850,Marinda-1952,Mary(Polly)-1854,Franklin-1856,Garrett-
1857,Fred-1859,Josephine-1860,Georgie Ann-1862,Emma Jane-1864,Lucinda-1866, John-1868,Sara(Sally)1874
William Speed Hammonds enlisted in 2nd Co.D of 21st Battalion of Va. Inf. 4-6-1862. This is from "Compiled Service Records of Conf.States Army" in Civil War.
This is as far as I Have been able to verify but am working on Wm.S. father.When I get his parents documented I will let you know.
If you have any questions let me know.