James Gardner

Illinois, United States

The Life of James

When James Gardner was born about 1869, in Illinois, United States, his father, Hugh M Gardner, was 34 and his mother, Sarah E. Malone, was 39. He lived in Claremont, Richland, Illinois, United States in 1870 and Olney, Richland, Illinois, United States in 1880.

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Hugh M Gardner
Sarah E. Malone
Hulda Gardner
Ella Gardner
James Gardner
Oris Gardner
Thomas Gardner
Kate Gardner

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 2

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 31

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

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 (2)

  • James Gardner in household of Hugh Gardner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Gardner in household of Hugh Gardner, "United States Census, 1880"

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