Mary R. Gibbs

Femalefrom 1785 to 1794–

Brief Life History of Mary R.

Mary R. Gibbs was born from 1785 to 1794. She married Benjamin F. Porter on 11 December 1811, in Madison, Virginia, United States. She lived in Washington, Virginia, United States in 1850.

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Benjamin F. Porter
1790–
Mary R. Gibbs
1785–
Marriage: 11 December 1811

Sources (6)

  • Mary R. Gibbs, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Mary R. Gibbs in entry for Benj F. Porter, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"
  • Mary R Gibbs, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1811Madison, Virginia, United States
  • World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Age 1

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    1788 · Becomes the 10th state

    Age 3

    On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 34

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: from the common medieval personal name Gibb (see Gibb ), a pet form of Gilbert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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