38th U.S. President
- 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Gerald Ford
- Ahnentafel No:
- Alexander Gardner Jr.
- Sally Miller
- Birth Date:
- 23 Apr 1860
- Birth Location:
- Solon Mills, McHenry, Illinois
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 9 May 1916
- Death Location:
- Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Mount Auburn Cemetery, Harvard, McHenry, Illinois
- Spouse Name:
- Adele Augusta Ayer
- Marriage Date:
- 21 Oct 1884
- Marriage Location:
- Harvard, McHenry, Illinois
- Dorothy Ayer Gardner
Some published sources give Levi Addison Gardner's birth date as 24 APR 1863. However, his tombstone gives it as 23 APR 1860. His marriage record supports the 1860 date.
Levi Addison Gardner
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Sources for Levi Addison Gardner
- 1 Federal Census, IL, McHenry County, 1900, Harvard City, ED #150, Ward 2, Image 14 of 54, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
- 2 Find A Grave, (accessed 03/25/2018).
- 3 Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, Marriage record for Levi A. Gardner and Adele A. Ayer, Illinois State Archives.
- 4 Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, Marriage record for Levi A Garder and Adele A Ayer, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
- 5 Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925, Marriage record for Gerald R Ford and daughter Dorothy G King, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
- 6 The American Genealogist, New Haven, Connecticut: D. L. Jacobus (issues newer than 5 years not online), 1977, Vol. 53, pp. 56-57, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 7 Brogan, Hugh and Charles Mosley, American Presidential Families, New York: Macmillan Publishing Company (1993), 717.
- 8 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2008), 330, 571.
- 9 Roberts, Gary Boyd, comp., Ancestors of American Presidents, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2009), 156, 443, 447-449, 453, 461, 475-476, 494, 510, 532, 538, 556, 588, 664.
- 10 Wikipedia, "Dorothy Ayer Gardner Ford", (accessed 08/11/2011).