Inez M. McCoskey

15 June 1893–26 February 1987 (Age 93)
Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana, United States

The Life of Inez M.

When Inez M. McCoskey was born on 15 June 1893, in Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana, United States, her father, John Lloyd McCoskey, was 42 and her mother, Sarah Alice Chappel, was 38. She married Grover Spencer Gardner on 22 March 1913, in Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Boone, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Buck Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 26 February 1987, in Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Scottsburg Cemetery, Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grover Spencer Gardner
1888–1963
Inez M. McCoskey
1893–1987
Marriage: 22 March 1913
Earle Franklin Gardner
1914–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 March 1913
Scottsburg, Scott, Indiana, United States
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 7

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 25

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Irish McAskie, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ascaidh, a patronymic from a diminutive of an Old Norse name, possibly Ascall, Asketil; or an Anglicized form of Mac Coscraich ‘son of Coscrach’ ( see Cosgrove ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Inez Gardner in household of Grover Gardner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Inez M Gardner in household of Grover S Gardner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Inez Gardner in household of Grover Gardner, "United States Census, 1940"

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