Gardener Family History
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Gardener Name Meaning
English: from Anglo-Norman French gardinier ‘gardener’. In medieval times this normally denoted a cultivator of edible produce in an orchard or kitchen garden, rather than one who tended ornamental lawns and flower beds. Americanized form of French Desjardins or German Gärtner (see Gartner).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gardner, Garden, Garner, Lardner, Gardiner, Gartner, Gardinier