James Gardner

31 March 1827–2 May 1900 (Age 73)
Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Gardner was born on 31 March 1827, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Gardner, was 47 and his mother, Elizabeth Cook, was 40. He married Harriet Cottle in 1851, in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England in 1851. He died on 2 May 1900, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 73.

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James Gardner
Harriet Cottle
Marriage: 1851
William James Gardner
George John Adams Gardner
Alfred Gardner
Julia Amelia Gardner

Spouse and Children

Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    William Gardner


    Elizabeth Cook




    Thomas Gardner


    Peter Gardner


    Selina Gardner


    Charlotte Gardner


    Jeremiah Gardner


+2 More Children

World Events (5)


Age 3

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 6

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 27

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Gardner in household of William Gardner, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • James Gardner in household of William Gardner, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • James Gardner, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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