William Gibson

1713–16 March 1763 (Age 50)
Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of William

When William Gibson was born in 1713, in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, David Gibson, was 58 and his mother, Elspeth Lyle Lindsay, was 46. He married Rebecca Simmons on 17 April 1739, in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 16 March 1763, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

William Gibson
1713–1763
Rebecca Simmons
1719–1800
Marriage: 17 April 1739
William Gibson
1739–
John Gibson
1741–
Samuel Gibson
1744–
Hannah Gibson
1745–1802
John Symons Gibson
1748–
Robert Gibson
1752–
Benjamin Gibson
1756–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 April 1739
Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Female1680–Female

    John Gibson

    Male1683–Male

    Robert Gibson

    Male1685–1754Male

    Male1685–Male

    Anna Gibsone

    Female1685–Female

+8 More Children

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Gibson in entry for John Gibson, "Massachusetts, Church Records, 1630-1943"
  • William Gibson in entry for Hannah Gibson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • William Gibson in entry for Mary Gibson, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"

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