Karl Willis Garner

28 January 1914–24 July 1998 (Age 84)
Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of Karl Willis

When Karl Willis Garner was born on 28 January 1914, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, his father, John Earl Garner, was 31 and his mother, Edith Annie Morgan, was 34. He married Nellis Hart on 4 June 1945, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States. He lived in Utah, United States in 1935 and Rexburg Election Precinct 1, Madison, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 24 July 1998, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Karl Willis Garner
1914–1998
Nellis Hart
1921–2006
Marriage: 4 June 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1945
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

Age 1

Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French gerner ‘granary’ (Old French grenier, from Late Latin granarium, a derivative of granum ‘grain’). It may have been a topographic name for someone who lived near a barn or granary, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of the stores kept in a granary.2 English: variant of Warner 1, from a central Old French form.3 English: reduced form of Gardener .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Karl Willis Garner in household of John Earl Garner, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Karl Willis Garner, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Karl Willis Garner, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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