George Cleveland Gardner

Male24 November 1882–14 February 1943

Brief Life History of George Cleveland

When George Cleveland Gardner was born on 24 November 1882, in Iowa, United States, his father, George Cleveland Gardner, was 45 and his mother, Mary P Eaton, was 46. He married Millie Baker on 5 June 1904, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1920 and Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 February 1943, in Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States.

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George Cleveland Gardner
Millie Baker
Marriage: 5 June 1904
Edith M Gardner
Helen Pauline Gardner
Ruby Gardner
Ruth Gardner

Sources (15)

  • Geo C Gardner in household of Geo C Gardner, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • G C Gardner, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • George Cleveland Gardner, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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  • Marriage
    5 June 1904Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

    Age 1

    The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.


    Age 4

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 18

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    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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