Richard Gardiner was born before 1600 in Harwich, Essex, England and died after 1623 at sea or in England of unspecified causes.

Passenger on the 1620 Mayflower and early settler of Plymouth Colony.

Biography[edit | edit source]

He listed in the 1623 land census and Gov Bradford states that he became a seaman and died elsewhere. No known descendants. Signer #37 of 41 of the Mayflower Compact.

Place of Birth - Harwich, Essex Mariner.


Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Bradfords Passenger List[edit | edit source]

Ca. 1651 listing by Gov Wm Bradford of Mayflower passengers.

Richard Gardiner became a seaman, and died in England, or at sea.

Pilgrim Monument[edit | edit source]

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National Monument to the Forefathers, commemorates the Mayflower Pilgrims, (including this person) who came to Plymouth Colony in 1620 on the Mayflower. Dedicated on August 1, 1889, it is thought to be the world's largest solid granite monument. Located on an 11 acre hilltop site on Allerton Street in Plymouth, Massachusetts.

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