Augustus Garrett

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Augustus Garrett
7th Mayor of Chicago
In office
1843–1844
Preceded by Benjamin Wright Raymond
Succeeded by Alson Sherman
9th Mayor of Chicago
In office
1845–1846
Preceded by Alson Sherman
Succeeded by John Putnam Chapin
Personal details
Born 1801 (month and day unknown)
New York City, New York
Died November 30, 1848(1848-11-30) (aged 47)
Chicago, Illinois
Political party Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Eliza Clark (?-1848) (his death)
Residence Chicago, Illinois

Augustus Garrett (1801 – November 30, 1848) was an American politician who served as the Mayor of Chicago, Illinois twice (1843–1844, 1845–1846) for the Democratic Party.

Garrett was born in 1801 in New York City, New York. He was married to Elize Clark. They had no children. Garrett died on November 30, 1848 in Chicago, Illinois from a heart attack, aged 47.

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