Stephen Gardner

1818–14 June 1902 (Age 84)
Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Stephen

When Stephen Gardner was born in 1818, in Onondaga, New York, United States, his father, Sylvester Gardner, was 43 and his mother, Rebecca Kimball, was 44. He had at least 2 sons with Emma P Gardner. He lived in Sennett, Cayuga, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 June 1902, in Long Bridge, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Lake View Cemetery, Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Gardner
1818–1902
Emma P Gardner
1816–1878
Stephen Adelbert Gardner
1845–1870
Alison De Forest Gardner
1847–

Spouse and Children

    Male1818–1902Male

    Emma P Gardner

    Female1816–1878Female

children

(2)

    Stephen Adelbert Gardner

    Male1845–1870Male

    Alison De Forest Gardner

    Male1847–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Northrup H Gardner

    Male1804–1878Male

    Elizabeth Ann Gardner

    Female1808–Female

    Silvester Gardner

    Male1810–Male

    Female1810–1880Female

    William P Gardner

    Male1812–1857Male

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 9

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1846

Age 28

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stephen Gardner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Stephen Gardner, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Stephen Gardner, "New York State Census, 1865"

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