Mark was born in Salt Lake City, Utah and has been a professional genealogist since November, 1982. Most of this time has been in the Family History Library assisting individuals locate their ancestors. His area of specialties are England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. He has made research trips to England and is currently a staff member of the British Reference/Research Unit since June, 2000 at the Family History Library. He has a great understanding of the British Isles Collection housed in the Family History Library.
Accredited in English Research 2001-Present ICAPGEN, Salt Lake City, Utah
Research Consultant, British Research Unit, The Family History Library: 2000-present
Family History Library Professional Record Researcher 1982-Present
British Collection (Reviewing and obtaining records for British Unit 2004-Present
Research trips to England and Scotland 1986 and 2008.
Son of David E. Gardner, AG, FSG Author, Lecturuer and Director in Genealogical field 1935-2007.
Was tutored by David E. Gardner 1982-2000.
Family History Library: England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales Research Series and Monthly Classes
Profession Genealogist 1982-present.
Research in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Canada, U.S.A., Australia and New Zealand
Contributor to Family Search Wiki 2009-Present
Member of The Society Of Genealogists, London, England
Member of ICAPGen, Salt Lake City, Utah