Gardner Family, The. - Mary Reynolds married George Gardner, of North Kingston, R. I. She was a firm believer
in the doctrines of Jemima Wilkinson, and one of her most faithful followers. Leaving her husband behind she brought
her children, Dorcas, Abner and George, and settled near the Friend's residence on the west shore of Seneca Lake.
Dorcas Gardner, born in 1779, married Eleazer Ingham, Br., and their children were John, Abigail, Mary, George,
Rhoda, Rachel and Nancy. Abner Gardner, born in 1781, married Mary, daughter of Rowland Champlin, in 1814. Their
children were Mary S., George W., Rowland J., and Abner. The father died in 186o, the mother in 1858. Mary S.,
unmarried, died in 1839; George W., born in 1816, married Mary, daughter of Daniel Rusted, reside in Torrey. Their
children are Melville G., married, and a prosperous citizen of Michigan; Hannah, married, and living in Michigan;
Charles, single, residing with his parents; Mary married and at home.
History of Yates County, N. Y.
with illustrations and biographical sketches
of some of its prominent men and pioneers.
Edited by: Lewis Cass Aldrich
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1892
Yates County, NY
For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium