Elsie Gardner (1897 - 1975)

Elsie Gardner
1897 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
Elsie Gardner was born on October 16, 1897. She died in November 1975 at 78 years of age. We know that Elsie Gardner had been residing in Reedsburg, Sauk County, Wisconsin 53959.


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Elsie Gardner died in November 1975 at 78 years of age. She was born on October 16, 1897. We are unaware of information about Elsie's family. We know that Elsie Gardner had been residing in Reedsburg, Sauk County, Wisconsin 53959.
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In 1897, in the year that Elsie Gardner was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

In 1900, at the age of only 3 years old, Elsie was alive when the U.S. helped put down Boxer Rebellion. The Boxer Rebellion took place in China, where the presence of "outsiders" (foreigners) was resented. The United States, along with Austria-Hungary, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, and Russia, had business interests in China and these countries all sent troops to put down the Rebellion and keep China open to their presence and to Christian missionaries.

In 1925, she was 28 years old when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1956, Elsie was 59 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1975, in the year of Elsie Gardner's passing, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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1904 - 1984
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1909 - 1973
1897 - 1973
1892 - 1971
1892 - 1954
1880 - 1945
Unknown - 1878
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around 1897  - Aug 12, 1897
around 1951 - Unknown
around 1930 - Unknown
Nov 1, 1911 - Jul 9, 2003
Feb 16, 1915 - Sep 11, 1997
May 13, 1917 - May 4, 2007

Other Gardners

Nov 14, 1916 - December 1977
Apr 9, 1917 - Jan 27, 2000
Feb 25, 1915 - Sep 3, 2004
Feb 3, 1909 - May 1972
Oct 29, 1915 - Oct 13, 1989
Apr 2, 1893 - April 1975
Apr 29, 1903 - December 1980
Jul 10, 1915 - Feb 24, 2002
Sep 10, 1913 - April 1996
Oct 23, 1900 - May 1982
Nov 1, 1884 - December 1971
Aug 21, 1912 - Mar 16, 1990
Jan 28, 1910 - March 1983
Aug 7, 1905 - June 1973
May 24, 1910 - Apr 15, 1989
Jul 24, 1907 - March 1954
Oct 2, 1904 - January 1985
Jun 7, 1920 - Feb 6, 1995
Nov 20, 1922 - Dec 13, 2001
Sep 2, 1911 - April 1974

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Aug 17, 1906 - December 1984
Sep 7, 1904 - November 1983
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Feb 14, 1914 - May 1978
Oct 19, 1915 - Feb 14, 1990
Aug 4, 1910 - Apr 4, 1988
Sep 1, 1900 - Jun 24, 1989
Oct 23, 1902 - January 1979
Dec 29, 1906 - Sep 15, 2000
May 15, 1904 - Nov 2, 1987
Aug 3, 1891 - July 1970
Nov 16, 1915 - Mar 14, 1998
Dec 13, 1907 - August 1975
Feb 2, 1896 - July 1971
Apr 14, 1890 - Dec 21, 1987
Dec 4, 1897 - October 1976
Mar 22, 1909 - Dec 7, 1995
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