Joseph P. Gardner (1849- ), Architect
Born in October of 1849, Joseph P. Gardner was an Omaha architect who started out his career as a carpenter in the state of his birth, New York. Gardner moved to Nebraska from Albany with his wife Mary, sometime between 1880 and 1889. He had at least one child, a daughter.
This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the Format and contents of Nebraska architect entries page for more information on the compilation and page organization.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Omaha, Nebraska, 1893-1895, 1897-1898
Educational & Professional Associations
1880: carpenter, Albany, New York.
1889: architect, Swift & Sons, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]
1890: unlisted, Omaha, Nebraska.
1891: architect & builder, Omaha, Nebraska.
1892-1900: architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1920: no occupation, Au Sable, Michigan.
Buildings & Projects
a. First Omaha directory listing, 1889.
b. Not found in federal census in Nebraska in 1910. Not found in any state looking for Joseph, 60, born NY.
1. 1900 United States Census, s.v. “Joseph P. Gardner,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
2. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “Joseph Gardner,” Albany, Albany County, New York, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
3. 1920 United States Census, s.v. “Joseph Gardner,” Au Sable, Iosco County, Michigan, accessed through AncestryLibrary.com.
D. Murphy, “Joseph P. Gardner (1849- ), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, December 16, 2014. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, March 29, 2020.
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