Sarah Elizabeth Gibson

20 December 1840–3 December 1889 (Age 48)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Gibson was born on 20 December 1840, in Missouri, United States, her father, David Elliot Gibson, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Howell, was 24. She married Josiah David Fullerton on 19 December 1860, in Lawrence, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Lawrence, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Mount Vernon Township, Lawrence, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 3 December 1889, in Sarcoxie, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Sarcoxie Cemetery, Sarcoxie Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah David Fullerton
Sarah Elizabeth Gibson
Marriage: 19 December 1860
William Harvey Fullerton
Minnie Florence Fullerton
Honorable Samuel Clyde Fullerton Sr.
Carriebelle Fullerton

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Age 6
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 20
In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

(1997: 61941;2007: 137570; 2010: 190667)English: from the Middle English and Older Scots personal name Gibb (a pet form of Gilbert) + son, hence ‘son of Gibb’. The name is very common in Ireland, having arrived in that country in the 17th century. It is also occasionally adopted for Ó Gibealláin, see Giblin .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (6)

  • Sarah E Fullerton in household of Josiah D Fullerton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah E. Gibson, "Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920"
  • Sarah E Gibson in household of David E Gibson, "United States Census, 1850"

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