Magdaline was born in 1801. She is the daughter of John Mohler and his wife Magdaline (or Magdalena) Rinehart.  Magdaline married Martin Miller Garber in 1816.  They were the parents of fourteen children. The eldest seven were born in Virginia. In about 1830 the couple moved to Ohio where seven more children were born. In 1850 the family is enumerated on the federal census in Shelby County, Ohio.  Following the death of her husband in 1851, Magdaline and all of her children moved to Elkport, Clayton County, Iowa.  In 1870, she is enumerated on the federal census in the home of her daughter and son-in-law Mary and Daniel Mohr. 
↑ Dunning, Cora Garber. Genealogy of Ludwig Mohler Family in America. Stanley, NM, 1921. Pages 18-19. (Available on-line at Google Books).
↑ Ancestry.com. Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1740-1850 [database on-line] (Martin Garber marriage record. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999. Original data: Dodd, Jordan R., et al.. Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850. Bountiful, UT, USA: Precision Indexing Publishers.
↑ "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX7H-QV2 : 12 April 2016), Magdalene Garver in household of Martin Garver, Perry, Shelby, Ohio, United States; citing family 103, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
↑ "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDJY-PSC : 12 April 2016), Maglan Garber in household of Daniel Mohr, Iowa, United States; citing p. 22, family 144, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,886.
Iowa Deaths and Burials, 1850 - 1990; Iowa Cemetery Records, 1662 - 1999; Web: Iowa, Find A Grave Index, 1800 - 2012; Genealogy of the Ludwig Mohler Family in America by Cora Garber Dunning, Published under the Auspices of the Nebraska State Historicval Society, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1921.