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Christianna Lucretia Simrell Gardner
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Birth: 1776
Ulster County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1859
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA

Daughter of William and Bethia (Owens) Simerell. According to the Gardiner-Gardner Genealogy Book she was born in 1776 somewhere in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, but there's other evidence that suggests she might have actually been born in Ulster County, New York- as that is where her father's Revolutionary War enlistment lists as his residence. She married Jesse Gardner, a Connecticut transplant about 1795. They had eleven children. The family resided in Providence Township, Luzerne, (now Lackawanna county), Pennsylvania and moved to Greenfield Township, Luzerne (now Lackawanna), Pennsylvania sometime between 1810 and 1820. In 1847, seven years after Jesse's death, Christianna married Benjamin Gardner, his brother. Christianna died 26 Feburary 1859 in Greenfield at the age of 83.

See Jesse's Memorial for a listing of their children. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Jesse Gardner (1771 - 1840)
  Benjamin Gardner (1768 - 1854)
 
 Children:
  Stephen Gardner (1796 - 1844)*
  Bethia Gardner Harford (1798 - 1841)*
  William Gardner (1799 - 1880)*
  Francis Gardner Lester (1801 - 1890)*
  Henry Gardner (1803 - 1875)*
  John Gardner (1807 - 1863)*
  Charles Gardner (1813 - 1859)*
  Horton B. Gardner (1814 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord. [...from now on.- Revelations 14:13]
 
Note: Wife of Benjamin Gardner
 
Burial:
Finch Cemetery
Spencers Corners
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot:
GPS (lat/lon): 41.60357, -75.56928
 
Maintained by: Sister Sonya
Originally Created by: Jack Galuardi
Record added: Jun 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7554031
Christianna Lucretia <i>Simrell</i> Gardner
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Christianna Lucretia <i>Simrell</i> Gardner
Added by: Cathy and Tim Sheffler
 
 
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- Sister Sonya
 Added: Apr. 24, 2012

- John P. Birosak
 Added: Mar. 25, 2011
REST IN PEACE
- C
 Added: Jan. 18, 2007
 
 
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