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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Family Time Line

James Gardner
1827–1900
Harriet Cottle
1829–1901
Marriage: 1851
William James Gardner
1852–1907
George John Adams Gardner
1854–1861
Alfred Gardner
1855–1916
Julia Amelia Gardner
1863–1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1851
Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William Gardner

    Male1779–1869Male

    Elizabeth Cook

    Female1787–1856Female

siblings

(7)

    Thomas Gardner

    Male1813–1883Male

    Peter Gardner

    Male1814–1886Male

    Selina Gardner

    Female1816–1862Female

    Charlotte Gardner

    Female1819–1860Female

    Jeremiah Gardner

    Male1822–1835Male

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1830

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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