Mildred E Gardner

26 September 1894–13 November 1969 (Age 75)
New York, United States

The Life of Mildred E

When Mildred E Gardner was born on 26 September 1894, in New York, United States, her father, Samuel Worthy Gardner, was 48 and her mother, Mary Louise Taylor, was 32. She died on 13 November 1969, in Pomona, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Worthy Gardner
1846–1922
Mary Louise Taylor
1861–1952
Mildred E Gardner
1894–1969

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Worthy Gardner

    Male1846–1922Male

    Female1861–1952Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 12

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Mildred Gardner, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Mildred E Gardner, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"
  • Gardner, Mildred 1894-1969 1920 US Census

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