James Gardner Jr.

1871–1949 (Age 78)
Steuben, New York, United States

The Life of James

When James Gardner Jr. was born on 23 August 1871, in Steuben, New York, United States, his father, James Gardner, was 48 and his mother, Celestia Freelove Peacock, was 39. He married Esther Littell on 4 July 1898, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wayne, Steuben, New York, United States in 1905 and Urbana, Steuben, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 September 1949, in Dundee, Starkey, Yates, New York, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Bradford, Steuben, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Gardner Jr.
Esther Littell
Marriage: 4 July 1898
Lewis Franklin Gardner
Berlyn R Gardner
Bertha R. Gardner
Carl Maynard Gardner
Howard G. Gardner

Spouse & Children

4 July 1898
New York, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • James Gardner


  • Celestia Freelove Peacock




  • Lydia Anna Gardner


  • Eunice Gardner


  • Mary Jane Gardner


  • Temperance Gardner


  • Sarah Catherine Gardner


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

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Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: reduced form of Gardener .2 Probably a translated form of German Gärtner ( see Gartner ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • James Gardner in household of James Gardner, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • James Gardner, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • James Gardner in household of James Gardner, "United States Census, 1880"

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