Joseph Gribbins

June 1867–
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Gribbins was born in June 1867, in Kentucky, United States, his father, James Gribbins, was 37 and his mother, Nancy Tungate, was 43. He married Bettie Garrett on 2 June 1888, in Jeffersonville, Jeffersonville Township, Clark, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 4 South Lebanon, Marion, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Magisterial District 3 Mannsville, Taylor, Kentucky, United States in 1920.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Joseph? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Gribbins
Bettie Garrett
Marriage: 2 June 1888
Redford Gribbins
Crummy Gribbins
James Matt Gribbins
Serilla Jane Gibbons
Parilee Gribbins
William Ernest Gribbins
Virgil T Gribbins Sr
Verna M Gribbons

Spouse and Children



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1892 · The Radio is invented
Age 25
Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 31
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Gribben .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (17)

  • Joseph Gibbins in household of James Gibbins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joe Gribbins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph Yribbins, "United States Census, 1910"

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.