Gardner Elvin

1770–1879
Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gardner

When Gardner Elvin was christened on 16 December 1770, in Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Elvin, was 22 and his mother, Anne Gardner, was 18. He married Mary Hayhow on 15 April 1804, in Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1879, at the age of 109, and was buried in Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Gardner Elvin
1770–1879
Mary Hayhow
1782–1873
Marriage: 15 April 1804
Thomas William Elvin
1804–
Elvin
1819–
William Joshua Elvin
1806–1898
Ann Elizabeth Elvin
1809–1896
Robert John Elvin
1811–
Mary Elvin
1812–
Gardner Elvin
1814–1814
Elizabeth Elvin
1817–
Joshua Knotts Elvin
1817–1825
Elizabeth Elvin
1821–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
15 April 1804
Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

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Parents & Siblings

  • William Elvin

    Male1748–1826Male

  • Anne Gardner

    Female1752–1825Female

siblings

(9)

  • Anne Elvin

    Female1769–1769Female

  • Male1770–1879Male

  • William Elvin

    Male1773–Male

  • Anne Elvin

    Female1775–1805Female

  • Mary Elvin

    Female1777–1805Female

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Norfolk): variant of Alwine .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Gardner Elvin in entry for Gardner Elvin, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Gardner Elvin in entry for Gardner Elvin, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"
  • Gardner Elvin in entry for Joshua Knotts Elvin, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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