Martha Belinda Gardner

12 October 1839–18 May 1907 (Age 67)
Washington Township, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Belinda

When Martha Belinda Gardner was born on 12 October 1839, in Washington Township, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Benjamin Gardner, was 39 and her mother, Electa Lamport, was 39. She married Daniel Webster Holdaway on 16 April 1857, in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 18 May 1907, in Deweyville, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Webster Holdaway
Martha Belinda Gardner
Marriage: 16 April 1857
Mary Ann Holdaway
Timothy Daniel Holdaway
Electa Emmaline Holdaway
William Benjamin Holdaway
James Nathaniel Holdaway
Martha Vilate Holdaway
Hannah Lestie Holdaway

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 April 1857North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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.

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    History of Daniel Webster Holdaway

    History of Daniel Webster Holdaway Written by Edna Holdaway Bentwet Daniel Webster Holdaway was born July 14, 1834 in Green Castle, Putnam County Indiana, the seventh and last child of Timothy and Ma …

    Sources (28)

    • L Gardner in entry for Hannah Lester Rose, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Martha Holderness in household of Daniel Holderness, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Martha B. Holdaway in entry for William Holdaway and Minnie Hossfeldt, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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