John Newton Gardiner

26 February 1861–1935 (Age 73)
Cavan, Durham, Ontario, Canada

The Life of John Newton

When John Newton Gardiner was born on 26 February 1861, in Cavan, Durham, Ontario, Canada, his father, Ralph Gardiner, was 33 and his mother, Frances Carr, was 28. He married Clara Malcolm on 28 August 1889, in Waterford, Oakland, Michigan, United States. He immigrated to United States in 1882 and lived in Metamora, Metamora Township, Lapeer, Michigan Territory, United States in 1900 and Lapeer, Lapeer, Lapeer, Michigan Territory, United States in 1910. He died in 1935, in Lapeer, Lapeer, Michigan, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

John Newton Gardiner
Clara Malcolm
Marriage: 28 August 1889

Spouse and Children

28 August 1889
Waterford, Oakland, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Ralph Gardiner


    Frances Carr




    James Creighton Gardiner


    Annabella Gardiner


    Louisa Gardiner




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 8

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gardener .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Gardiner in household of Ralph Gardiner, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • John N Gardner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John N Gardner, "United States Census, 1910"

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