Paul De Lavan Gardner1

#24307, (13 August 1869 - 26 March 1902)
Father*Thaddeus S Gardner1 (c 1840 - )
Mother*Anna Patton2 (c 1845 - )


Josephine Horton Maclay b. c 1875, d. 1942
Children 1.Archibald Maclay Gardner6 (1896 - 1981)
 2.Anna M Gardner+1 (1898 - )
Birth*13 August 1869He was born on 13 August 1869 at PennsylvaniaG.1 
Baptism9 April 1870He was baptized on 9 April 1870 at First Presbyterian Church, Hollidaysburg, Blair Co., PennsylvaniaG.1 
30 June 1870He appeared on the census of 30 June 1870 in the household of Thaddeus S Gardner and Anna Patton at Hollidaysburg, Blair Co., PennsylvaniaG, age 1, b. PA; (nei. James and Margaret Gardner, fam. 117.)3 
Marriage*15 July 1895He married Josephine Horton Maclay, daughter of Archibald Irwin Maclay and Anna Josephine Horton, on 15 July 1895 at Delavan, Tazewell Co., IllinoisG.2 
27 June 1900He and Josephine Horton Maclay appeared on the census of 27 June 1900 at Mediapolis, Des Moines Co., IowaG.4 
Death*26 March 1902He died on 26 March 1902 at Mediapolis, Des Moines Co., IowasG, at age 32.5 


  1. [S1733] Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, online, PA - Blair > Hollidaysburg > Presbyterian > First Presbyterian Church, img. 43/57. Hollidaysburg, Blair Co. PA, Register 1788-1899, p. 83. Paul De Lavan Gardner, b. 13 Aug 1869, son of Thad. S., bapt. 9 Apr 1870.
  2. [S1110] Illinois County Marriages 1810–1934/1940, online, Paul D. Gardner, clergyman, age 26, res. Hollidaysburg PA, b. Philadelphia PA, son of Thaddeus Gardner and Anna Patton; and Josephine Horton Maclay, age 20, b.and res. Delavan IL, dau. of A I Maclay and Anna J Horton; marr. Delavan IL 14 Jul 1895 by Rev. R K Porter, M.G.; witn. Mrs. E A Horton and Bertha Reimheimer; both first marriage.
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Thad (30), b. PA, banker clerk; Anna (25), b. PA, keeping house.
  4. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Paul (30), b. PA Aug 1869, parents b. PA, clergyman; Josephine H (24), b. IL Jul 1875, father b. OH, mother b. IL, 2 children, both living; marr. 5 yrs.
  5. [S2121] Iowa Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990, online, Paul D Gardner, b. Philadelphia PA, marr., minister; d. Mediapolis, Des Moines Co. IA, 26 Mar 1902, age 33; bur. Delavan IL.
  6. [S384] California Death Index, 1940-1997, online, Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Archibald Maclay Gardner, b. IL 18 Jun 1886 [sic], mother's maiden name Maclay; d. Orange Co. 8 May 1981.