Desevignia Starks Gardner

Desevignia Starks Gardner

New York, USA
Death 2 Jan 1920 (aged 82)
Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA
Burial Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 60724757 · View Source
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Desevignia Starks Gardner was a Union Soldier in Company A 27 Iowa Infantry.
He was the son of John Gardner and Elizabeth Smith.
He was the husband of Mercy Appler Gardner (1847-1916).

from Gardner History and Genealogy, By Lillian May Stickney Gardner and Charles Morris Gardner (1907)
Desevignia S, son of John and Elizabeth (Smith) Gardner, was born at Stephentown, Rensselaer Co, New York, Nov 14, 1837. Married Mercy A Appler, Nov 2, 1864. To them were born four children

Clarence Herbert, born May 10, 1867; died 1890

Mabel I, born July 18, 1870

Albert I, born March 23, 1872

John H, born July 6, 1874

In 1856 Mr. Gardner went to West Point, Wisconsin, where he engaged in farming until 1861, when he went to Waukon, Iowa, where he enlisted in the 27th Iowa Vol. Inf. and served three years. He was wounded July 14, 1864, at Tupelo, Miss. Was in a number of battles during his service, and was discharged at Clinton, Iowa. After his discharge he again went to West Point, Wis, and remained in that vicinity until Sept, 1883, when he removed to Lawrence, Kansas, where he now resides.

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