Samuel Gibson

1819–6 April 1892 (Age 73)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Gibson was born in 1819, in North Carolina, United States, his father, William R Gibson, was 47 and his mother, Mary Dawkins, was 31. He married Sarah Watson on 20 December 1852, in Richmond, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Steeles Township, Richmond, North Carolina, United States in 1860 and Beaverdam Township, Richmond, North Carolina, United States in 1870. He died on 6 April 1892, in Mineral Springs Township, Richmond, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Richmond, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Gibson
1819–1892
Sarah Watson
1820–1892
Marriage: 20 December 1852
Mary Gibson
1853–
Archibald Murphy Gibson
1856–1938
Sarah Margaret Gibson
1859–1923

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 December 1852
Richmond, North Carolina, United States
children

(3)

    Mary Gibson

    Female1853–Female

    Archibald Murphy Gibson

    Male1856–1938Male

    Sarah Margaret Gibson

    Female1859–1923Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1772–1846Male

    Mary Dawkins

    Female1788–1851Female

siblings

(14)

    Nancy Ann "Nannie" Gibson

    Female1802–1865Female

    Henry Gibson

    Male1806–1837Male

    Male1808–1854Male

    Agnes Gibson

    Female1810–1857Female

    Sarah Gibson

    Female1811–1879Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

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. 
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 11

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1846

Age 27

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Gibson in household of Mary Gibson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Samuel Gibson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Gibson, "United States Census, 1870"

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