Location: Rowan County, North Carolina
Surname/tag: Gardner, Garner
While searching records for Gardner ancestors I came across this document that had associated surnames that came up in marriages in Tennessee. Although I didn't find any direct connections I decided to post it here for future reference.
Recorded marriages in Rowan County, NC, with Gardner or Garner listed as groom's surname, with witnesses and officials named between 1840 and 1900.
"North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XFSX-KJ1 : 4 November 2017), Henry Gardner and Jane Feimster, 04 Sep 1892; citing Rowan, North Carolina, United States, p. , Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 1,760,526.
Rowan County est. 1753.
Groom: Garner, John.
Bride: Newman, Margaret.
Date of Bond: 30 Aug 1843
See also: Garrdiner, John & Margaret Newman.
Groom: Gardner, Charles (colored).
Bride: Henderson, Mary Jane (colored).
Date of Bond: 22 May 1866; Bondsman: Obadiah Woodson, R.D.
Date of Wedding: 24 May 1866.
Witnesses: Alexander & Burrow (col.)
Groom: Gardner, William. Son of John & Nancy Gardner.
Bride: Watson, E.A. Daughter of Ferrand & Mary Watson.
Date of Bond: 21 Dec 1867; Bondsman: Obadiah Woodson, clerk.
Date of Wedding: 25 Dec 1867; Officiating: Rev. J. Rumple.
- Groom: Watson, Ferrand.
- Bride: Thompson, Mary M..
- Date of Marriage: 8 Apr 1848.
- N.C. Marriages 1759-1979.
Groom: Gardner, William. Age 55 (b. 1821), son of John & Elizabeth Gardner.
Bride: Thomason, Emma Elizabeth. Age 26 (b. 1850), daughter of Jesse & Harriet Thomason.
Date of Bond: 1 Feb 1876; Bondsman: H.N. Woodson, R.D.
Date of Wedding: 2 Feb 1876; Officiating: Rev. Geo. B. Wetmore.
Witnesses: Joseph Berber, B.F. Clampet, James Graham.
Groom: Gardner, Edward (colored). Age abt. 40 (b. 1836), son of Benj. & Rhody Moore of Wilmington, NC.
Bride: Feinster, Harriet (colored). Age 25 (b. 1851), daughter of John & Salena Feimster.
Date of Bond: 26 Jun 1876; Bondsman: H.N. Woodson, R.D.
Date of Wedding: 29 Jun 1876; Officiating: R.W. Boyd.
Witnesses: Blanche Boyd, Sallie Dunlap, S.J.B. Boyd.
Groom: Gardner, Richard. Age 23 (b.1855), son of Jackson & Nancy Gardner.
Bride: Morgan, Augusta. Age 18 (b.1860), daughter of Rusher Morgan (mother).
Date of Bond: 1 Jun 1878; Bondsman: H.N. Woodson, R.D.
Date of Wedding: 2 Jun 1878; Officiating: W.F. Watson, J.P.
Witnesses: Jus. F.E. Brown, Elisabeth Gardner, Nancey Gardner.
Groom: Gardner, W.T.(D.). Age 21 (b. 1866), son of Wm. & Anjaline Gardner.
Bride: Pinkston, Alice E. Age 21 (b. 1866), daughter of Thos. & Elizabeth Pinkston.
Date of Bond: 3 Sep 1887; Bondsman: H.N. Woodson, R.D.
Date of Wedding: 8 Sep 1887; Officiating: J.F. Robinson, J.P.
Witnesses: W.F. Pinkston, J.L. Pinkston, W.V. Rufty, L.B. Frasier.
Groom: Gardner, Henry. Age 38 (b.1854), son of Nelson Davis & Lydia Gardner.
Bride: Feimster, Mrs. Jane. Age 42 (b. 1850), daughter of Wm. Locke.
Date of Bond: 3 Sep 1892; Bondsman: H.N. Woodson, R.D.
Date of Wedding: 4 Sep 1892; Officiating: Wm. Thomason, J.P.
Witnesses: T.S. Lyerly, E.C. Nesbit, L. Faulkner.