Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner

F, b. 24 December 1829, d. 20 April 1905
FatherRobert Gardner b. 17 Aug 1791, d. 19 Aug 1863
MotherAnn Robertson b. 16 Dec 1791, d. 28 Oct 1871
RelationshipGranddaughter of Matthew Gardner
ChartsDescendants of Matthew Gardner and Margaret Martin (#1)
Descendants of Matthew Gardner and Margaret Martin (#2)
Married NameHer married name was Rodger. 
Birth*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner was born on 24 December 1829 at St. Andrew's Square, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 
BaptismShe was baptized on 17 January 1830 at Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 
(Member of household) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1841 as a member of the household of Robert Gardner at Townhead, Cardross, Dunbartonshire, Scotland.2 
(Daughter) CensusJanet Henderson Robertson Gardner appeared on the census of 1851 as the daughter of Robert Gardner at Kirkfieldbank, Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.3 
Marriage*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner married Robert Rodger, son of Robert Rodger and Ann Muter, on 29 March 1853 at Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland.4 
(Beneficiary) WillJanet Henderson Robertson Rodger was listed as a beneficiary in the will of Robert Gardner dated on 4 July 1853 at Lanark, Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland.5 
Census*Janet Henderson Robertson Rodger appeared on the census of 1861 as the wife of Robert Rodger at 236 Thistle Street, Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.6 
Marriage*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner married George Gardner, son of Matthew Gardner and Euphemia Dalziel, on 3 June 1869 at 26 Roxburgh Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.7 
Census*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner appeared on the census of 1871 as the wife of George Gardner at 72 Roxburgh Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.8 
Photo*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner and George Gardner were in this photograph along with Mary Andrewina Stewart Rodger and William Gardner in May 1872 at Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England.9
George Gardner, wife Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner, son William Gardner and step daughter Mary Andrewina Stewart Rodger.
Barrow-in-Furness, May 1872.
(Mother) CensusJanet Henderson Robertson Gardner appeared on the census of 1881 as the mother[-in-law] of Edward Bird at 38 Manchester Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England.10 
Occupation*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner was a housekeeper circa 1891 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.11 
(Boarder) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1891 as a boarder in the household of Robert Slater at 124 Stanley Street, Kinning Park, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Janet is the aunt of Robert Slater's wife.11 
(Mother) CensusJanet Henderson Robertson Gardner appeared on the census of 1901 as the mother of William Gardner at 8 Storey Square, Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England.12 
Death*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner died on 20 April 1905 at 8 Storey Square, Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England, at age 75.13 

Family 1

Robert Rodger b. 5 Aug 1823, d. 1 Apr 1866
Marriage*She married Robert Rodger, son of Robert Rodger and Ann Muter, on 29 March 1853 at Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland.4 
Children

Family 2

George Gardner b. 7 Oct 1834, d. 1 Aug 1880
Marriage*Janet Henderson Robertson Gardner married George Gardner, son of Matthew Gardner and Euphemia Dalziel, on 3 June 1869 at 26 Roxburgh Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.7 
Children
Last Edited31 Jan 2012

Citations

  1. [S429] Hutchesontown Relief Church (Glasgow, Scotland), Baptismal Register, 1820-1831, CH3/398/1, pp. 91-92, Janet Gardiner baptism (1830); National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh.
  2. [S427] 1841 census of Scotland, Dunbartonshire, Cardross registration district, enumeration district (ED) 3, p. 17, line 10, Robert Gardner household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 22 November 2010); citing GRO Census 1841 494/00 003/00 017.
  3. [S570] 1851 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Lesmahagow registration district, enumeration district (ED) 4, household schedule no. 94, p. 22, Robert Gardner household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 03 May 2011); citing GRO Census 1851 649/00 004/00 022.
  4. [S271] Lanark Parish (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Old Parish Registers, OPR 648/6, p. 298, Robert Roger-Janet Gardner marriage (1853); digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 24 October 2010); citing O.P.R. Marriages 648/00 0060 0597 Lanark.

    Robert Roger & Janet Gardner, both in this parish, were proclaimed on the 27th & married on the 29th March 1853.

  5. [S603] Robert Gardner, recorded will, Lanark, 1864; Register of Settlements (01 Aug 1864-15 Feb 1865), catalog reference SC36/51/47, p. 19; Glasgow Sheriff Court; The National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh; digital images, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 23 May 2011).

    5th August 1864

    I Robert Gardner herein make my will and Testament and should I depert [sic] this life before Mrs. Gardner She to have all the goods Chattle and Interest arising from the money that may be left at my decease and at both of our deaths then the money that may be lef [sic] by us to be devided amongst the following namly [sic] Ann Gardner or Blair Bella Gardner or Murray Jannet Gardner or Rodger money to be equally devided [sic] amongst the above named Daughters of mine also the furniture cloths etc. to be divided equally betweset Ann Bella & Jannet Gardner she alone to have the Proceeds of all my moveable Property subject to any alteration that I may think proper to make.  I also appoint Mr. Alexander Murray Senr Lanark Robert Little Greenock and James Martin Greenock to see that my will is duly attended to.  I herein Seign this my will the 4th day of July Eighteen hundred and fifty three years (signed) Robert Gardner. John Ross Witness James Ross Witness.

  6. [S602] 1861 census of Scotland, Glasgow City / Lanarkshire, Hutchensontown registration district, enumeration district (ED) 52, household schedule no. 70, p. 12, Robert Rodger household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 20 May 2011); citing GRO Census 1861 644/10 052/00 012.
  7. [S28] Scotland, marriage certificate for George Gardner and Janet Gardner or Rodger, 1869; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 05 August 2010); citing statutory marriages 564/03 0122, Renfrewshire, Greenock West registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  8. [S26] 1871 census of Scotland, Renfrewshire, Greenock Parish, West Greenock registration district, emuneration district (ED) 26, household schedule no. 29, p. 6, George Gardner household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 4 August 2010); citing GRO Census 1871 564/03 026/03 006.
  9. [S1017] George and Janet Gardner photograph, May 1872, privately held by Hazel Gardner, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Ashtead, Surrey, England, 29 May 1999. This photograph was scanned by David Gardner Crouch from a collection of loose photographs, albums, bibles and other family papers that originally belonged to Rev. Alexander Gardner, minister at Brechin. On his death in 1893, this collection passed to his nephew, Matthew Gardner, post master at Rock Cottage, Ardentinny, Argyll, Scotland. It is presently owned by Hazel Gardner, the widow of Charles Aitken Gardner. Charles was a grandson of the Matthew Gardner of Rock Cottage mentioned above. The caption on the back of the photograph reads "Geo. Gardner, wife, child & step daugther, May 1872." The photographer's label on the back reads "Richards & Ludlam, Photographers, Paxton Terrace, Barrow-in-Furness."
  10. [S42] 1881 census of England, Lancashire, Barrow in Furness, pp. 48-49, Edward Bird; digital image, Findmypast (http://www.findmypast.co.uk : accessed 12 August 2010); citing PRO RG11/4287, folio 27.
  11. [S329] 1891 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Govan parish, Kinning Park registration district, enumeration district (ED) 56, household schedule no. 37, p. 11, Robert Slater household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 08 November 2010); citing GRO Census 1891 644/14 056/00 011.
  12. [S43] 1901 census of England, Lancashire, Barrow in Furness, p. 52, William Gardner; digital image, Findmypast (http://www.findmypast.co.uk : accessed 12 August 2010); citing PRO RG13/4011, folio 30.
  13. [S610] England, death certificate for Janet Henderson Robinson Rodger Gardner, died 20 April 1905; citing 8e/502/78 [or 18?], Barrow-in-Furness registration district and subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.