James Gardner

1884–1972 (Age 87)
Polmont, Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Gardner was born on 2 July 1884, in Polmont, Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Gardner, was 49 and his mother, Agnes Stevenson, was 42. He married Agnes Stevenson Gardner. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Polmont, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1891 and Grangemouth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1901. He died on 5 June 1972, in Cardenden, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 87, and was buried in Grandsable Cemetery, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Gardner
Agnes Stevenson Gardner
Janet Henderson Gardner
Agnes Gardner
Charlotte Gardner
James Gardner
Robert Gardner
Andrew Gardner
John Gardner

Spouse & Children



  • Female1919–2003Female

  • Andrew Gardner


  • John Gardner


  • Agnes Gardner


  • Charlotte Gardner


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • William Gardner


  • Agnes Stevenson




  • John Gardner


  • Charlotte Nimmo Gardner


  • Andrew Gardner


  • William Gardner


  • Male1864–1937Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1885 · Creation of the Secretary of State for Scotland.

Age 1

The post of Secretary for Scotland was established in 1885 after the need arose after establishing different departments for the benefit of the communities.
1890 · Opening of the Forth Railway Bridge.

Age 6

The Forth Bridge is a railway bridge across the Firth of Forth river in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Center. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was opened on 4 March and was the longest single cantilever bridge span in the world until 1919. It is still in operation.

Age 24

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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.

Sources (3)

  • James Gardiner in household of William Gardiner, "Scotland Census, 1901"
  • James Gardner in household of William Gardner, "Scotland Census, 1891"
  • James NULL NULL Gardner, "Find A Grave Index"

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