James Gardner

1888–1952 (Age 63)
Atherton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Gardner was born on 30 August 1888, in Atherton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Gardner, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Wardle, was 40. He married Mary Taylor on 19 April 1924, in Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in March 1952, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

James Gardner
Mary Taylor
Marriage: 19 April 1924
Stanley Gardner
Vera Clara Gardner

Spouse & Children

19 April 1924
Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


  • Male1922–1997Male

  • Vera Clara Gardner


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1858–1952Male

  • Elizabeth Wardle




World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 13

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 16

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • James Gerrard in household of James Gardner, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • 1901 England Census
  • 1911 England Census

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