16 March 1756–25 November 1815 (Age 59)
Edgecombe, North Carolina, British Colonial America
When Thomas Gardner Sr. was born on 16 March 1756, in Edgecombe, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, John Gardner, was 50 and his mother, Mary Peale, was 23. He married Elizabeth Kenard about 1783, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 25 November 1815, in Kershaw, Camden District, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Bethany Cemetery, Aliceville, Pickens, Alabama, United States.