Dorcas Gardiner was born 31 January 1714 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island to Ephraim Gardiner (1693-1774) and Penelope Eldred (1694-1774) and died 23 March 1775 Exeter, Washington County, Rhode Island of unspecified causes. She married Nicholas Gardiner (1710-1801) 1749 in Exeter, Washington County, Rhode Island.
|Offspring of Lt. Col. Nicholas Gardiner III and Dorcas Gardiner (1714-1775)|
|James Gardiner (1750-1816)|
|Sylvester Gardiner (1752-)|
|Francis Gardiner (1755-)|
|Dorcas Gardiner (1756-)|