When Dorothy Hibbard was born on 4 July 1801, in Brandon, Rutland, Vermont, United States, her father, Ebenezer Hibbard, was 30 and her mother, Dorothy Fuller, was 33. She died on 18 July 1808, at the age of 7.
English: variant of Hilbert with assimilation of lb to b(b). The name may sometimes also have been confused with Hibbett . Post-medieval examples may alternatively be variants of Hebbert, a variant of Herbert . The two surnames were probably much confused and sometimes used interchangeably.