NATHAN GARDNER was born in Wolcott, Wayne County, New York, April 5, 1821; settled in Lucas County in 1831. Married at Toledo, February 8, 1851, and is the father of ten children—eight sons and two daughters. Mr. Gardner enlisted with the 100 day men in the 130th Ohio Regiment, and served in the Civil War. He is a farmer. Post Office address, East Toledo.
Source: Clark Waggoner, ed., History of the City of Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio, Illustrated (New York and Toledo: Munsell & Company, Publishers, 1888), p. 8.