Rosa Leonora Gardner

8 July 1890–14 May 1971 (Age 80)
Pine Valley, Washington, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Rosa Leonora

When Rosa Leonora Gardner was born on 8 July 1890, in Pine Valley, Washington, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Royal Joseph Gardner, was 36 and her mother, Chloe Louisa Snow, was 31. She married George Nathan Abbott on 13 April 1916, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 14 May 1971, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Bunkerville Cemetery, Bunkerville, Clark, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Nathan Abbott
1894–1965
Rosa Leonora Gardner
1890–1971
Marriage: 13 April 1916
Brent Gardner Abbott
1917–2013
Hermese Abbott
1918–2008
Wesley Snow Abbott
1920–1920
Maxine Abbott
1921–1991
Max Gardner Abbott
1921–2013
Nathan Keith Abbott
1923–2020
Mary Abbott
1926–2021
Myron Snow Abbott
1928–2021
Royal Joseph Abbott
1931–2019
David Owen Abbott
1932–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 April 1916
St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 6

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Rosa Lenora Gardner in household of Royal Joseph Gardner, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rose L Gardner Abbott in household of George Nathan Abbott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Rose Gardner Abbott in household of George Nathan Abbott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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