Elias Gibson

21 November 1824–30 July 1898 (Age 73)
Monroe Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Elias

When Elias Gibson was born on 21 November 1824, in Monroe Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States, his father, Elias Gibson, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Garrett, was 27. He married Jane Brady on 3 January 1844, in Havana, Mason, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Mason City Township, Mason, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Mason, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 30 July 1898, in Kilbourne, Mason, Illinois, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Kilbourne Cemetery, Kilbourne Township, Mason, Illinois, United States.

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Elias Gibson
Jane Brady
Marriage: 3 January 1844
Elisha Gibson
Susan T Gibson

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 1
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis
Age 1
The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
Age 22
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

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Sources (13)

  • Elias Gibson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elias Gibson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elias Gibson, "United States Census, 1880"

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