Phoebe Gardner

about 1789–19 April 1824 (Age 35)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Phoebe

When Phoebe Gardner was born about 1789, in Illinois, United States, her father, William Gardner, was 26 and her mother, Mrs William Gardner, was 24. She married John Bovee in 1807, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 19 April 1824, in Wayne, Illinois, United States, at the age of 35.

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John Bovee
Phoebe Gardner
Marriage: 1807
Mary Bovee
Sarah Bovee
John Bovee Jr.
Hannah Bovee
Phoebe Bovee
Russell Bovee
Aaron Milton Bovee
Wesley Bovee

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  • Marriage
    1807New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    George Washington elected first president of United States.
    1789 · The United States Constitution
    Age 0
    Originally comprising seven articles, the United States Constitution is the backbone of the law in the Nation. The first three articles talk about the separation of powers, dividing the government into three branches: the legislative, the executive, and the judicial. Articles Four, Five and Six describe the what each state governments have rights to do, how the states and the federal government should act in their relationship, and how the constitutional amendments are shared between all states. The Seventh Article explains and establishes the procedure used by the thirteen States to ratify it. It is regarded as the oldest written and codified national constitution in force. Since the Constitution came into force in 1789, it has been amended 27 times, including an amendment to repeal a previous one.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 11
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 50507;2007: 105091; 2010: 142894)English and Scottish: occupational name from Middle English gardener ‘gardener’, Old French gardinier, jardinier.Americanized form (translation into English) of German Gärtner or Gartner and French Desjardins .

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

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    • Phoebe Gardner in the U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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