John Gardner

Brief Life History of John

When John Gardner was born on 7 July 1802, in Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Gardner, was 39 and his mother, Esther Gardner, was 32. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Mary Ann Stephens. He lived in Huntington Township, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. He died on 12 July 1882, in York Springs, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in York Springs, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John Gardner
Mary Ann Stephens
Margaret Joseba Gardner
Amanda Shuts
Thomas Edwin Gardner
Sallie E Gardner
Jacob Franklin Gardner
John Orpheus Gardner
Mary Gardner

Sources (7)

  • John Gardner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • JOHN GARDNER, "BillionGraves Index"
  • John Gardner, "United States Census, 1860"

World Events (7)


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


Historical Boundaries 1810: Adams, Pennsylvania, United States

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

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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