William Russell Gardner

1866–10 December 1869 (Age 3)
Rhode Island, United States

The Life of William Russell

When William Russell Gardner was born in 1866, in Rhode Island, United States, his father, William Clarke Gardiner, was 33 and his mother, Clara Estella Curtis, was 27. He died on 10 December 1869, in his hometown, at the age of 3.

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William Clarke Gardiner
1833–1919
Clara Estella Curtis
1839–1907
Chester Curtis Gardner
1865–1869
William Russell Gardner
1866–1869
Louis Sherman Gardiner
1870–1919
Walter Clarke Gardiner
1872–1955
Marian Estella Gardiner
1878–1918

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World Events (3)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 0

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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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