The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 Sara Jeannette <I>Totten</I> Gardner

Sara Jeannette Totten Gardner

Peekskill, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 3 Mar 1924 (aged 72–73)
Larchmont, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Patchogue, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 111900658 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Daughter of Joseph M. Totten and Jennette Betsy Bell, wife of John Frederick Gardner whom she married on October 5, 1881 in Brooklyn, NY.

In 1855, Sarah J. Totten, aged 4, was living in New York City, NY, in the home of her widowed mother, G. Jannett Totten, aged 39, with siblings, Joseph A. Totten, aged 18, Maria L. Totten, aged 12, Henry C. Totten, aged 11, Ebenezer B. Totten, aged 9, and Van Vart M. Totten, aged 6.

In 1880, Sarah Totten, age 29, could be found living in the home of John Bell in Brookhaven, working as a school teacher.

Obituary - Mrs. S. Jeannette Gardner, widow of John F. Gardner, died suddenly on Monday at her home in Larchmont, N.Y., in her 73rd year. She was a well known resident of Patchogue many years ago when her husband conducted a bakery on West Main Street. As Miss Totten she taught in the Patchogue school. At one time she was matron of the Children's Home in Yaphank.

(Records of Cedar Grove Cemetery; Long Island Surnames; 1855 New York State Census; Sara J Totten in the New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937; The Suffolk County news., March 07, 1924, Page 2)

Family Members






  • Created by: Aislin
  • Added: 6 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111900658
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sara Jeannette Totten Gardner (1851–3 Mar 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111900658, citing Cedar Grove Cemetery, Patchogue, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Aislin (contributor 46535342) .