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This interesting surname recorded as Garden and Gardyne, both metonymics for a gardner, and Gardener, Gardenner, Gardiner, Gardinor, Gairdnar, Gairner and Gardner, is of French origins. Recorded widely in England, Ireland, and Scotland, it is both a status and an occupational name, and relates to the head gardner of a noble or even royal house. Derived from the Northern French word "gardin" and introduced into the British Isles after the Norman Invasion of 1066, it is itself a diminutive of the pre 7th century Germanic word "gard", meaning an enclosure. The function of the "gardiniere" in medieval times was a very important one...

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Lawrence Gardner

I'm trying to find any information I can about the Gardner family, their coat of arms and genealogy from Donegal, Ireland

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Gardner

Bradly Don Gardner I’m alive 11-21-1989

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Leanne Bradley

Anthony may I ask are you an Irish Historian? Do you know alot about Irish Surname Origins? Thanks

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cheryl gardner johnson

my fourth gt grandfather came to american from ireland in l770 to barnwell county, south carolina. his name was james gardner and he was in his early 30's and he brought his ten year old son with him, marmaduke gardner. i do not know where james (1) died but Marmaduke (1) died in clarke co, miss. in the 1850's, most of the family moved to texas, many in williamson co, tx.

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Robert William Gardner

My 4th great grandfather also James Gardner from Dublin, son Marmaduke (shown in 1790 South Carolina 1st USA census) son James of S. Carolina, son Robert J Gardner of Lauderdale Mississippi then Nacogdoches TX

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Joel

my mom's maiden name was Gardner. Thomas Gardner was my great X4 grandfather. He was born in 1800 in Virginia and eventually settled in (you guessed it) Williamson County, Texas. He died there in 1869.

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Louise

I am from fife, Scotland My name is Louise Gardner I believe my family name came from Ireland but not sure which region

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Sheila Gardner

I’m 75% Irish, I live I America. Looking for family.

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Anthony Barrett

(Part 1 of 3) The Gardner name has a long history in British Isles, but now DNA and some recorded history says their origin is from the Emerald Island. The Gardner story [dominated by DNA tribal marker R1b-L513, Subgroup B2] can trace their origins to the Finn Valley in Donegal, Ireland from 50 BCE. Perhaps the journey begins with the Clanna Dedad; Deda, son of Sen or Deda Mac Sin. The Gardner surname origin is from Clan Domnaill [DNA Tribe R1b-L513, Subgroup B1] and relations who remain in Ireland take the modern surname (O’)Donnelly, McDonald and Donohue in Ireland.

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Anthony Barrett

(Part 2 of 3) According to research, the Domnaill name is also found in Brittany, France. It is a very old name which appears in the 5th century Roman inscriptions as Dumnovellaunos in Brittany meaning “Deep Valour” equivalent to Irish Domhnaill. But how could this be? Recent discoveries from DNA testing are unlocking the migration patterns of Celtic tribes as late as 800 CE to 1200 CE. The Gardner story begins in pre-history Ireland then moves to Wales where the family can be traced back to their Welsh tribe Cydifor Fawr. Many of his kin will then move to Brittany, France during the Dark Ages.

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Anthony Barrett

(Part 3 of 3) Discover their newly found untold story and how forgotten texts bring their story back to life. From the ebook, “The Tribe Within” learn how DNA unfolds this amazing tale and if you look in the right places, how history narrates this evidence. There is another written account of their story, but it is camouflaged in smoke and myth – it will become the tales of King Arthur. Come follow in the footsteps of Deda Mac Sin and visit https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/401207

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Anthony Barrett

The Gardner name has a long history in Wales, but now DNA and some recorded history says their origin is from the Emerald Island. The Gardner story [dominated by DNA tribal marker R1b-L513, Subgroup B2] can trace their origins to the Finn Valley in Donegal, Ireland from 50 BCE. Perhaps the journey begins with the Clanna Dedad; Deda, son of Sen or Deda Mac Sin. The Gardner surname origin is from Clan Domnaill [DNA Tribe R1b-L513, Subgroup B1] and relations who remain in Ireland take the modern surname (O’)Donnelly, McDonald and Donohue in Ireland. The Domnaill name is also found in Brittany, France according to research from the Centre de Recherche Bretonne et Celtique. It is a very old name which appears in the 5th century Roman inscr

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Anthony Barrett

The Gardner name has a long history in Wales, but now DNA and some recorded history says their origin is from the Emerald Island. The Gardner story [dominated by DNA tribal marker R1b-L513, Subgroup B2] can trace their origins to the Finn Valley in Donegal, Ireland from 50 BCE. Perhaps the journey begins with the Clanna Dedad; Deda, son of Sen or Deda Mac Sin. The Gardner surname origin is from Clan Domnaill [DNA Tribe R1b-L513, Subgroup B1] and relations who remain in Ireland take the modern surname (O’)Donnelly, McDonald and Donohue in Ireland. The Domnaill name is also found in Brittany, France according to research from the Centre de Recherche Bretonne et Celtique. It is a very old name which appears in the 5th century Roman inscr

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