Gardner, Jacob, was born in Prussia, where he lived and died in 1830 at the age of sixty years. He married Elizabeth
Kessler, who died in Southport in 1855 at the age of seventy years. Daniel Gardner, born in Trenewire, Prussia,
September 12, 1820, came to Southport, N. Y., and cleared a farm where he died May 3, 1885, aged sixty five years.
He married Elizabeth, daughter of John and Susannah Hamm, and his children are William, Katie, Charles, Mary, Rose,
Adam, Minnie, Emma, Lizzie, and Lena. The latter married John Motsehman, and their children are Adam and Lizzie.
Lizzie married August Kuster, by whom she had two children, Lizzie and Freddy. Emma married Joe McCann, and they
hare one child, Archie. Minnie married Jacob Riesbeck, and their children are Emil, Lizzie, Louie, and Adam. The
latter married Liyd. No children were born to them. Rosa married George Ettenberger and their children are Louisa
and George. Mary married Emil Schaple; their children are Lizzie, Laura, and Emma. Charles married Henerietta Schmitt,
and their children are Daniel, Louisa, Emma, and Leroy. Katie married Godfrey Bierwiler; they have two children,
Charles and Willie. William married Mary Hostedder, by whom he has these children; Freddy, Charles, Willie, Walter,
and Eddy. Elizabeth Gardner survives her husband at the age of sixty seven years, residing upon the Gardner homestead.
Our County and its people
A History of the Valley and County of Chemung
BY: Ausburn Towner
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1892
Chemung County, NY
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