Jesse Garner

about 1750–
Stafford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Jesse

When Jesse Garner was born about 1750, in Stafford, Virginia, United States, his father, Vincent Garner, was 38 and his mother, Jemima Williams, was 31. He had at least 1 son with Unknown.

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Jesse Garner
Willis Garner

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World Events (8)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 8

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 26

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 31

The American Revolution ended with the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown Virginia.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French gerner ‘granary’ (Old French grenier, from Late Latin granarium, a derivative of granum ‘grain’). It may have been a topographic name for someone who lived near a barn or granary, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of the stores kept in a granary.2 English: variant of Warner 1, from a central Old French form.3 English: reduced form of Gardener .

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

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