Garner

about 1693–
Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Garner

Garner was born about 1693, in Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Mrs. Garner about 1717, in Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Garner
1693–
Mrs. Garner
1695–
Marriage: about 1717
Ann Garner
1718–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1717
Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(1)

World Events (2)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 109

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1811 · The Tron Riot

Age 118

The Tron riot was a riot which occurred in Edinburgh, Scotland on New Year's Eve. A group of young men attacked and robbed wealthier passers-by. One police officer was killed in the riot. Though the total count of participants is unknown, sixty-eight youths were arrested, with five sentenced to death for their actions during the riot.

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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