Alexander Gardner1

M, b. 25 March 1789, d. 17 May 1875
FatherMatthew Gardner1,2
MotherMargaret Martine1,2
RelationshipSon of Matthew Gardner
ChartsDescendants of Matthew Gardner and Margaret Martin
Occupation*Alexander Gardner was a ploughman at Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.2 
Birth*He was born on 25 March 1789 at Wishawtown, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1  
BaptismHe was baptized on 6 April 1789 at Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 
Marriage*He married Agnes Dalziel, daughter of James Dalziel and Janet Bruce.2 
OccupationAlexander Gardner was a farm servant between 1834 and 1841 at Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland.3,4,5 
Census*He appeared as the head of a household on the census of 1841 at Meadowhead, Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland. The household also included James Gardner, Alexander Gardner, Janet Gardner, Robert Gardner and Margaret Gardner.5 
OccupationAlexander Gardner was a forester's labourer circa 1851 at Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland.6,7,8,9 
CensusHe appeared as the head of a household along with his wife, Agnes Gardner on the census of 1851 at Bankhead, Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland. The household also included Alexander Gardner, Robert Gardner and Margaret Gardner.6 
OccupationAlexander Gardner was an agricultural labourer between 1861 and 1871 at Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.10,11,12,13,14 
CensusHe appeared as the head of a household along with his wife, Agnes Gardner on the census of 1861 at 44 Kirk Road, Wishaw, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. The household also included Jessie Gardner and Alexander McKee.10 
Census*Alexander Gardner appeared as the head of a household on the census of 1871 at 248 Main Street, Wishaw, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. The household also included Maggie Gardner.13 
Death*Alexander Gardner died on 17 May 1875 at 284 Main Street, Wishaw, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland, at age 86. The informant listed on the death certificate was James Gardner.2,15 
Burial*Alexander Gardner was buried at Cambusnethan Old Parish Churchyard, Wishaw, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland.15

Family

Agnes Dalziel b. 12 Jun 1799, d. 22 Sep 1870
Marriage*He married Agnes Dalziel, daughter of James Dalziel and Janet Bruce.2 
Children
Last Edited19 Mar 2012

Citations

  1. [S695] Cambusnethan Parish (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Old Parish Registers, OPR 628/1, p. 11, Alexander Gardener baptism (06 April 1789); digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 26 July 2011); citing O.P.R. Births 628/00 0010 0223 CAMBUSNETHAN.

    Alexander Gardener Son to Mathew Gardener at Wishawtown and Margaret Martine his spouse was born on the 25th March and Baptd on the 6th April 1789 being their 8th Child.

  2. [S1095] Scotland, death certificate for Alexander Gardner, 17 May 1875; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 11 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 628/00 0201, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  3. [S1097] Wishaw Relief Church (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Baptismal Register 1831-1864, CH3/1219/6, p. 6, Janet Gardner baptism (26 January 1834); National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh.
  4. [S1098] Wishaw Relief Church (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Baptismal Register 1831-1864, CH3/1219/6, p. 11, Robert Gardner baptism (28 August 1836); National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh.
  5. [S1102] 1841 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Dalziel registration district, enumeration district (ED) 1, p. 2, Alexander Gordoun [Gardner] household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 12 March 2012); citing GRO Census 1841 639/00 001/00 001.
  6. [S1103] 1851 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Dalziel registration district, enumeration district (ED) 4, household schedule no. 74, p. 23, Alexander Gardner household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 12 March 2012); citing GRO Census 1851 639/00 004/00 023.
  7. [S1119] Scotland, marriage certificate for Robert Gardiner and Margaret Baillie, 04 May 1860; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 15 March 2012); citing statutory marriages 628/00 0039, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  8. [S1139] Scotland, marriage certificate for Joseph Alexander Young and Maggie Gardner, 09 March 1876; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 18 March 2012); citing statutory marriages 628/00 0044, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  9. [S1150] Scotland, death certificate for Margaret Young, 31 August 1926; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 18 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 644/22 0313, Glasgow City / Lanarkshire, Partick registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  10. [S1104] 1861 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district, enumeration district (ED) 10, household schedule no. 100, p. 19, Alexander Gardener household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 13 March 2012); citing GRO Census 1861 628/00 010/00 019.
  11. [S1129] Scotland, death certificate for Robert Gardner, 16 Jul 1865; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 16 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 628/00 0184, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  12. [S1106] Scotland, death certificate for Agnes Gardner, 22 September 1870; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 13 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 628/00 0281, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  13. [S1105] 1871 census of Scotland, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district, enumeration district (ED) 17, household schedule no. 161, p. 33, Alexander Gardner household; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 13 March 2012); citing GRO Census 1871 628/00 017/00 033.
  14. [S1127] Scotland, death certificate for James Gardiner, 26 June 1909; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 15 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 628/00 0210, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  15. [S701] Lanarkshire Family History Society, editors, Cambusnethan Old Parish Churchyard Monumental Inscriptions. Originally transcribed 1982. (Motherwell, Scotland: Lanarkshire Family History Society, 2003). There is no map included making it difficult to understand the physical proximity of the markers.

    272/1 Alexander Gardner died 17th May 1874 aged 84 years. His wife Agnes Dalziel died 22nd September 1870 aged 71 years. Their children, Alexander died 15th February 18( .. ) aged 2 yrs 8 months. John died 29th November 1842 aged 7 (weeks) Margaret died 23rd November 1843. William died 1st February 1849 aged 20 years. Robert died 16th July 1865 aged 29 years.

  16. [S1099] Cambusnethan Parish (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Old Parish Registers, OPR 628/3, p. 104, Mathew Gardener baptism (24 December 1820); digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 12 March 2012); citing O.P.R. Births 628/00 0030 0006 CAMBUSNETHAN.
  17. [S1096] Wishaw Relief Church (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Minutes of Committee to Raise Funds for Building Church 1822-1824, CH3/1219/1, p. 27, James Gardner baptism (28 Sept 1823); National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh.
  18. [S1158] Scotland, marriage certificate for Alexander Brodie and Janet Gardner, 01 September 1865; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 18 March 2012); citing statutory marriages 628/00 0083, Lanarkshire, Cambusnethan registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  19. [S1169] Scotland, death certificate for Jessie Brodie, 17 March 1898; digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 19 March 2012); citing statutory deaths 644/07 0129, Glasgow City / Lanarkshire, Blythswood registration district; General Registry Office, Edinburgh.
  20. [S1100] Dalziel Parish (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Old Parish Registers, OPR 639/2, p. 26, Margaret Gardener baptism (17 November 1839); digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 12 March 2012); citing O.P.R. Births 639/00 0020 0029 DALZIEL.
  21. [S1101] Dalziel Parish (Lanarkshire, Scotland), Old Parish Registers, OPR 639/2, p. 31, Margaret Gardener baptism (29 June 1845); digital image, ScotlandsPeople (http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk : accessed 12 March 2012); citing O.P.R. Births 639/00 0020 0034 DALZIEL.