James Gardner

1883–1976 (Age 92)
Mendon, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of James

When James Gardner was born on 13 December 1883, in Mendon, Cache, Utah Territory, United States, his father, John William Gardner, was 28 and his mother, Janett Nimmo Muir, was 20. He married Myrtle May Rackham on 13 December 1904, in Teton, Fremont, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 19 May 1976, in Quincy, Grant, Washington, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Teton-Newdale Cemetery, Madison, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Gardner
1883–1976
Myrtle May Rackham
1885–1949
Marriage: 13 December 1904
James Ellis Gardner
1905–1991
Winnie May Gardner
1907–1993
Ethel Ellen Gardner
1909–1984
Bessie Gardner
1911–2006
John Reed Gardner
1912–1996
Melvin C Gardner
1915–1926
Lila Gardner
1917–2001
Beulah Gardner
1919–1985
Lola Grace Gardner
1922–1996
Lyle Rich Gardner
1923–1991

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
13 December 1904
Teton, Fremont, Idaho, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 6

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 25

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

1 English: reduced form of Gardener .2 Probably a translated form of German Gärtner ( see Gartner ).

Possible Related Names

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

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Family History of James Gardner (1883-1976)

FAMILY HISTORY OF JAMES GARDNER 1883-1976 (Taken largely from his autobiography, dictated November 24, 1960, age 76) Compiled by Gayle Gardner Timke James Gardner was born 13 December, 1883 in Mendo …

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Sources (3)

  • James Gardner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Gardner in household of John W Gardner, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James Gardner, "United States Census, 1920"

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