Jesse Gardner

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Jesse Gardner, son of William Gardner and Susanna Gardner, was born at Deep River, Guilford Co., North Carolina, 8 September 1789.1,2,3 He died at Jay Co., Indiana, before 29 October 1864, when one of his daughters acknowledged receiving a part of her legacy.4

Jesse married (1) Rhoda Bunker, daughter of Reuben Bunker and Judith Macy, at New Garden, Guilford Co., North Carolina, 25 November 1815;5,6 he married (2) Esther Starbuck, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Wayne Co., Indiana, 13 September 1836.7,8

Jesse Gardner was a blacksmith from Guilford County, North Carolina. They were early settlers of Wayne County, Indiana, along with many others from that state. He later moved to Jay County, Indiana.6

Family 1

Rhoda Bunker b. 26 Nov 1789, d. bef. 1836
Children
  • Diana Gardner4,9 b. 1816
  • Eliza Gardner4 b. 1818
  • Susan Gardner4 b. 1824, d. bef. Apr 1864
  • William Gardner+4 b. 21 Sep 1828, d. 10 Jul 1891
  • Obadiah Gardner10 b. 1834, d. bef. 1864

Family 2

Esther Starbuck b. 1788, d. bef. 1860
This person was last edited on18 Jan 2020

Citations

  1. [S1156] William Wade Hinshaw and Thomas Worth Marshall, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, six vols. (1938; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 1:780, further cited as Hinshaw and Marshall, Quaker Genealogy.
  2. [S457] United States Census for 1850 Seventh Census of the United States, New Garden Township, Wayne Co., Indiana, population schedule, sheet 280, dwelling 182, family 182, Jesse Gardner household, age 60, born in North Carolina, a Blacksmith with $1600 in real estate, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M432, 1009 rolls, roll #180.
  3. [S458] United States Census for 1860 Eighth Census of the United States, Penn Township, Jay Co., Indiana, population schedule, sheet 275, dwelling 945, family 957, Benjamin F. Gardner household, age 71, born in North Carolina, a farmer with $1500 in real estate, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M653, 1438 rolls, roll #269.
  4. [S1189] Jay County Courthouse, Portland, Indiana, Will records, 1846-1920, A:214, FHL microfilm 1750180, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, further cited as Jay Co. Wills.
  5. [S1156] Hinshaw and Marshall, Quaker Genealogy, 1:541.
  6. [S23] M. W. Montgomery, History of Jay County (Chicago, Illinois: Church, Goodman & Cushing, 1864), further cited as Montgomery, Jay County.
  7. [S457] US Census for 1850, New Garden Township, Wayne Co., Indiana, pop. sch., sheet 280, dwelling 182, family 182, Jesse Gardner hshld, age 62, born in North Carolina.
  8. [S1436] Beverly Wynn Yount, Wayne County, Indiana: Marriage Records, 1811-1883 (Richmond, Indiana: p.p., c1965), B:534, further cited as Yount, Wayne Co. Marriage Records.
  9. [S458] US Census for 1860, Penn Township, Jay Co., Indiana, pop. sch., sheet 274, dwelling 941, family 953, Jesse Wright hshld, age 44, born in North Carolina.
  10. [S457] US Census for 1850, New Garden Township, Wayne Co., Indiana, pop. sch., sheet 280, dwelling 182, family 182, Jesse Gardner hshld, age16, born in Indiana.