Gyles Gardner

before 27 November 1575–14 December 1608
Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gyles

When Gyles Gardner was born before 27 November 1575, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, his father, Richard Gardner, was 26 and his mother, Margery Cleveley, was 20. He married Margaret Colling on 20 November 1593, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He was buried in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Gyles Gardner
1575–1608
Margaret Colling
1572–
Marriage: 20 November 1593
John Gardner
1595–
Thomas Gardner
1598–
Sarah Gardner
1612–
Margaret Gardner
1617–
Marie Gardner
1619–
Helen Gardner
1622–
Hester Gardner
1622–

Spouse and Children

    Male1575–1608Male

    Margaret Colling

    Female1572–Female

MARRIAGE
20 November 1593
Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    John Gardner

    Male1595–Male

    Thomas Gardner

    Male1598–Male

    Sarah Gardner

    Female1612–Female

    Margaret Gardner

    Female1617–Female

    Marie Gardner

    Female1619–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (3)

1585 · The First English Colony is Established in America

Age 10

England established its first colony in North America in 1585 as a way to generate additional wealth. The colony was named Virginia, after the virgin Queen Elizabeth I.
1587 · Elizabeth I Signs Death Warrant for Mary, Queen of Scots

Age 12

Elizabeth I signed the death warrant for Mary, Queen of Scots, on February 1, 1587, as she was found guilty of plotting to assasinate Elizabeth. Mary, Queen of Scots, was beheaded at Fotheringhay Castle in England on February 8, 1587.
1600 · The Honourable East India Company

Age 25

The Honourable East India Company, a British joint-stock company, was established in 1600 for trade in the Indian Ocean region. At its height, the British East India Company had a private army which was twice the size of the British Army, ruled large sections of India, and revenues in the millions.

Name Meaning

1 English: reduced form of Gardener .2 Probably a translated form of German Gärtner ( see Gartner ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Gyles Gardner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Gyles Gardner, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Gyles Gardner in entry for Hester Gardner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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