Joseph James Gibson

1788–30 April 1880 (Age 92)
Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life Summary of Joseph James

When Joseph James Gibson was born in 1788, in Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, George William Gibson, was 33 and his mother, Mary Randall, was 38. He married Mary Polly Simpson in 1808, in Northumberland, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 30 April 1880, in Brighton, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 92, and was buried in Brighton, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada.

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Joseph James Gibson
Mary Polly Simpson
Marriage: 1808
Robert Gibson
Evaline Eliza Gibson
Joseph Nelson Gibson
James W Gibson
Mary Gibson
Sophia Gibson
Deborah Gibson
Sarah Ann Gibson

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World Events (2)

1867 · Ontario Founded
Age 79
On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
Age 81

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

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Sources (5)

  • Joseph Gibson, "Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858"
  • Joseph James Gibson, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Joseph Gibson, "Canada Census, 1851"

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