William, the third child of Minna and Frederick Garrick was born on November 15, 1903 at Dominion No. 1, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia.
He moved with his parents (Minna and Frederick) and three brothers to Lethbridge in 1906. The family next moved to Wigan and, in 1910, they settled in Coalhurst.
Bill (William) grew up and received all of his schooling in Coalhurst. In the early 1920's he moved to Detroit, Michigan.
Bill married in 1927 and they lived in Coalhurst for about three months after their marriage. They then moved back to Michigan. Years later Bill passed away. They had four children, two sons and two daughters.
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