When Cyrus Basil Gardner was born on 19 January 1895, in De Soto, Johnson, Kansas, United States, his father, Cyrus Jefferson Gardner, was 34 and his mother, Theresa Davidson, was 27. He married Esther Emily Baker about 1922. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Valley Center, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States in 1930 and Valley Center Township, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 26 May 1953, at the age of 58, and was buried in De Soto, Johnson, Kansas, United States.
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 .