Andrew Gardner (1674 - 1704)

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Birthplace: Brookline, Norfolk, MA, USA
Death: Died in Lancaster, MA, USA
Cause of death: Shot by a soldier, who mistook him for an Indian.
Occupation: Harvard, 1696
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About Andrew Gardner

Note: Andrew was a graduate of Harvard. he began preaching in Lancaster in May 1701 and was soon to be ordained when he was shot by mistaking him for the Enemy. "In the dusk of evening, a sentinel heard the approach of a man in the bushes, and ordered him to stand. He made no reply. After repeating the command without effect, he fired his musket, and upon examination found that he had killed his minister." The sentinel was not reproved. (Wilder 13) --------------------

Andrew GARDNER Birth 15 Sep 1674 in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Death 25 Oct 1704 in Soldier, Carter, Kentucky, United States

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Rev. Andrew Gardner's Timeline

August 15, 1674
Brookline, Norfolk, MA, USA
September 15, 1674
Brookline, MA, USA
November 12, 1702
Age 28
Boston, MA, USA
October 25, 1704
Age 30
Lancaster, MA, USA