Benjamin Gibbons

1807–1863 (Age 56)
Batcombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Gibbons was born in 1807, in Batcombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Gibbons, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Giles, was 41. He married Mary Brown on 30 July 1840, in Milton Clevedon, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He died in 1863, at the age of 56, and was buried in Batcombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Gibbons
1807–1863
Mary Brown
1818–
Marriage: 30 July 1840
John Gibbons
1842–
James Gibbons
1845–1875
Isaac Gibbons
1847–1864
Alfred Gibbons
1850–
Benjamin Gibbons
1853–1891
Robert Gibbons
1859–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 July 1840
Milton Clevedon, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    John Gibbons

    Male1842–Male

    James Gibbons

    Male1845–1875Male

    Isaac Gibbons

    Male1847–1864Male

    Alfred Gibbons

    Male1850–Male

    Benjamin Gibbons

    Male1853–1891Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 1

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 8

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 16

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibbon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Gibbons, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Benjamin Gibbons, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Benjamin Gibbons, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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