Robert Gibbons

1805–19 April 1867 (Age 62)
Batcombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

When Robert Gibbons was born in 1805, his father, John Gibbons, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Giles, was 39. He married Eliza Darby on 7 November 1833, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 19 April 1867, at the age of 62, and was buried in Batcombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Robert Gibbons
1805–1867
Eliza Darby
1807–1847
Marriage: 7 November 1833
William Gibbons
1836–1886
Mary Ann Gibbons
1844–1876
Elizabeth Gibbons
1838–1840
Sarah Gibbons
1839–1870
Benjamin Gibbons
1840–1842
Henry Gibbons
1842–

Spouse and Children

    Male1805–1867Male

    Eliza Darby

    Female1807–1847Female

MARRIAGE
7 November 1833
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
children

(6)

    William Gibbons

    Male1836–1886Male

    Elizabeth Gibbons

    Female1838–1840Female

    Sarah Gibbons

    Female1839–1870Female

    Benjamin Gibbons

    Male1840–1842Male

    Henry Gibbons

    Male1842–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 3

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 10

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

Age 18

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)

  • Robert Gibbons in the 1871 England Census
  • Robert Gibbons in the 1861 England Census
  • Robert Gibbons in the 1851 England Census

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