Robert Rierson Gardner

31 December 1841–13 August 1847 (Age 5)
Warwick, Lambton, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Robert Rierson

When Robert Rierson Gardner was born on 31 December 1841, in Warwick, Lambton, Ontario, Canada, his father, Robert Gardner Jr., was 22 and his mother, Jane McKeown, was 18. He died on 13 August 1847, in Deer Creek, Anderson Township, Perry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 5, and was buried in Kearney, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Gardner Jr.
1819–1906
Jane McKeown
1823–1904
Robert Rierson Gardner
1841–1847
Mary Jane Gardner
1843–1929
Margaret Gardner
1844–1930
William Gardner
1846–1932
Sarah Gardner
1848–1931
Elizabeth Gardner
1851–1938
James Gardner
1853–1926
Thomas Henry Gardner
1855–1940
Reuben Gardner
1857–1945
Jane Callender Gardner
1859–1864
Hyrum Ozro Gardner
1862–1943
Gardner
1864–1864

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (2)

1846
Age 5
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846
Age 5
Historical Boundaries: 1846: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1854: Nebraska Territory, United States 1854: Washington, Nebraska Territory, United States 1856: Douglas, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Douglas, Nebraska, United States

Name Meaning

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 .

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

Possible Related Names

Garden
Gartner
Gardiner
Giardino
Gardener
Cartner

Sources (10)

  • Robert Rierson Gardner, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Robert Rierson Gardner, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Robert Rierson Gardner, "Find A Grave Index"

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