Kit Carson County, Colorado

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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

Walter H. Gardiner, William H. Gardner / Gardiner, 6 South 44 West

In 1885 Weld County, Colorado, W. H. Gardner is 37, farming, born in Illinois, with A.J. 23 Missouri, Albert 3, and Orpha six months Colorado.
In 1900 Mesa County, Colorado, Amanda Gardner is a seamstress, born April 1863 in Missouri is married but no spouse listed, with Albert May 1882 Colorado and Orpha Dec 1884 Colorado, Georgia July 1886 Colorado.


In 1880 Trego County, Kansas, Wm. H. Gardner is a farmer, 25, with Florence 24, and Bessie 5, all born in Ohio.
Walter cash-claimed a quarter in 29, 6S 44W in 1891. He also had a record of a homestead, but it wasn't completed, apparently.

William H. Gardiner / Gardner cash-claimed 160 acres in 11, 14, and 15, 6S 44W in 1890.
In 1887, William H. GARDNER cash-claimed 160 acres in 15 and 22, 6S 44W.
In 1900 Denver, there's a William H. Gardner, born Oct 1854 , a dry goods merchant, married 25 years to Flora April 1856, both Ohio, with Bessie July 1876 Ohio.
William was a carriage painter in Arapahoe County, Colorado, in 1885, with Florence, both 30, and Bessie 10.

In 1900 Boulder County, William Gardener born July 1855 in England is a miner, married 23 years to Eva 47, England. They have Harry 18 and Walter 17, both born in Nebraska. (This Walter is too young to be cash-claiming.)
There's a William Gardiner, a miner, in 1900 Custer County, Colorado, born March 1869 in Illinois, with Caroline G. June 1866 England, Mary Nov 1895 and William H. Dec 1897, both Colorado. Their daughter Caroline McMullin Aug 1886 in Illinis and son John H. McMullin March 1889 Ilinois is with them.
William, a laborer, and Carolyn are in Richmond, California in 1920, 50 and 53. They have Wm. Jr. 22 , Alvin R. 18, both working at an oil refinery, and Mildred C. 15 all born in Colorado.

John Henry McMullen registered for WWI in Red Cliff, Colorado, born March 12, 1889 in Peoria Illinois, with a wife and three children.

William Gardiner, age 30, married Juanita Goff, age 20, in Canon City October 31, 1928.

Mildred Charlotte Gardiner, born about 1905, to Baldwin Gardiner and Charlotte G. Eaton, married James E. Brewer January 26, 1924 in Los Angeles County.

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