Cynthia Lovina Berry

27 February 1833–3 December 1918 (Age 85)
Dresden, Weakley, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Cynthia Lovina

When Cynthia Lovina Berry was born on 27 February 1833, in Dresden, Weakley, Tennessee, United States, her father, Jesse Woods Berry, was 42 and her mother, Armela Shanks, was 29. She married Robert Gardner Jr. on 5 August 1851, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 3 December 1918, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Pine Valley Cemetery, Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Gardner Jr.
1819–1906
Cynthia Lovina Berry
1833–1918
Marriage: 5 August 1851
John Alexander Gardner
1852–1931
William Wilson Gardner
1874–1874
Royal Joseph Gardner
1854–1939
Janette Armela Gardner
1856–1864
Robert Berry Gardner
1857–1949
Jesse Albert Gardner
1860–1860
Samuel Alonzo Gardner
1862–1923
Edward Shanks Gardner
1864–1865
Cynthia Melvina Gardner
1866–1869
Amos Berry Gardner
1870–1943

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 August 1851Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 2
    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 26
    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""

    Name Meaning

    Irish and Manx: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara ‘descendant of Béara’, a personal name of unexplained etymology; or, in some cases, perhaps an Anglicized form of Irish and Manx Ó Beargha. Compare Barry 1.Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Barrie .English: habitational name from any of several places called in Devon named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house, stronghold’, such as Berry Pomeroy and Berrynarbor.

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

    Possible Related Names

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    Barry
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    Berrie

    Story Highlight

    Autobiography of Cynthia Lovina Berry Gardner Completion by Nathan Hale Gardner

    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF CINTHIA LOVINA BERRY GARDNER My grandfather’s name on my father’s side was George Barry. My father had six brothers, making seven sons in all. I do not know about any daughters. Tw …

    Sources (59)

    • Cynthia L. Berry, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Cynithis Berry in entry for John A. Gardner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • 1870 US Census for Cynthia Lovina Berry Gardner

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