Delos Thomas Gardner

4 August 1864–28 January 1954 (Age 89)
Morris, Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Delos Thomas

When Delos Thomas Gardner was born on 4 August 1864, in Morris, Otsego, New York, United States, his father, Frederick M Gardner, was 20 and his mother, Emmer Frances Jaycox, was 18. He married Henrietta "Nettie" Sargeant on 27 March 1886, in South New Berlin, New Berlin, Chenango, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Morris, Morris, Otsego, New York, United States in 1920 and Otsego, New York, United States in 1935. He died on 28 January 1954, in New Berlin, Chenango, New York, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Morris, Otsego, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Delos Thomas Gardner
Henrietta "Nettie" Sargeant
Marriage: 27 March 1886
Henry Delos Gardner
Marshall Frederic Gardner
Mary Frances Gardner
Ethel Gardner
Weldon Harvey Gardner

Spouse and Children


    Henrietta "Nettie" Sargeant


27 March 1886
South New Berlin, New Berlin, Chenango, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick M Gardner


    Emmer Frances Jaycox





    Mary F Gardner


    Clara E Gardner



    Samuel Gardner


+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: reduced form of Gardener .2 Probably a translated form of German Gärtner ( see Gartner ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Gardner in household of Fred Gardner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Thomas D Gardner in household of Fredwick M Gardner, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Deloss Gardner, "United States Census, 1920"

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