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Re: james gardner born 1837 PA, lived in iowa...
Posted by: Thomas Kerwin (ID *****3248) Date: January 28, 2013 at 06:41:34
In Reply to: james gardner born 1837 PA, lived in iowa... by shannon johnson of 42228

I’m not related to any member of this family.

1940 is the last available census at this time.


NEED DOB + birthplace for - josephine "isophin,isophene, saphene"

Need DOB + birthplace for - "frank" marion knight

You wrote - ".. i have james in censuses with a wife(jordinia) but it isn't the childs mom..."
WHICH census records = year/state

1880 -
Name: James Gardner
Age: 43
Birth Year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1880: Ioka, Keokuk, Iowa
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Jordina Gardner
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Blacksmith

James Gardner 43, PA
Jordina Gardner 32, IOWA
Josephine Gardner 20, IOWA
Laura Gardner 17, IOWA
Sherman Gardner 15, IOWA
John Gardner 13, IOWA
Emma Gardner 11, IOWA
Harriet Gardner 2, IOWA

NONE of the children belong to Jordina Gardner as the children's mother was born in KY.

NOTE -
1850, 1860 & 1870 census records do not show family relationships, marital status or parental birthplaces.

Step children are not enumerated as “step” children
Adopted children are not enumerated as “adopted”
Grand children are not enumerated as “grand children”
Orphaned children were not enumerated as "orphan"

1850 is the 1st census that shows all family members

1880 is the 1st census that shows parental birthplaces and family relationships +++


1870 -
Name: Jas Gardner
Age in 1870: 36
Birth Year: abt 1834
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1870: Jackson, Keokuk, Iowa
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Ioka

Jas Gardner 36, PA - farmer
Maria Gardner 26, IOWA
Josephine Gardner 11, IOWA
J Gardner 11, IOWA
Laura Gardner 7, IOWA
Therma Gardner 4, IOWA
Jno Gardner 3, IOWA
Emma Gardner 8m, IOWA - Aug. '69, IOWA

1860 -
Name: J M Gardner
Age in 1860: 27
Birth Year: abt 1833
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1860: Jackson, Keokuk, Iowa
Gender: Male
Post Office: Ioka

J M Gardner 27, PA - blacksmith
Maine Gardner 22 - KY
Corneliss Gardner 3, IOWA

living next to the Gardner's -
1860 -
Name: T D Babb
Age in 1860: 33
Birth Year: abt 1827
Birthplace: Kentucky
Home in 1860: Jackson, Keokuk, Iowa
Gender: Male
Post Office: Ioka

T D Babb 33, KY - farmer [could be a brother to Maine]
Martha Babb 33, IND
George R Babb 9, IOWA
Celia Babb 6, IOWA
Caroline Babb 4, IOWA
Ann M Babb 7m, IOWA







marriage record -
name:       Francis M. Night
titles & terms:       
event:       Marriage
event date:       20 Jun 1887
event place:       Keokuk, Iowa, United States
age:       23
estimated birth year:       1864
father:       Benj. Night
father's titles & terms:       
mother:       Jones
mother's titles & terms:       
spouse:       Isophene Gardner Carter
spouse's titles & terms:       
spouse's age:       27
spouse's estimated birth year:       1860
spouse's father:       James Gardner
spouse's father's titles & terms:       
spouse's mother: Babe [this is her 1st name & not the LAST NAME]





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