Mary Campbell Gibson

7 November 1892–31 May 1969 (Age 76)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary Campbell

When Mary Campbell Gibson was born on 7 November 1892, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Henry Gibson, was 36 and her mother, Louise Henshey, was 34. She married Thomas Eldridge Bishop in February 1914, in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Lochleven Magisterial District, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States in 1930. She died on 31 May 1969, in Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Kenbridge Heights Cemetery, Kenbridge, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Eldridge Bishop
Mary Campbell Gibson
Marriage: February 1914
Vivian Atlee Bishop
Mary Louise Bishop
Dorothy Atlee Bishop

Spouse and Children

February 1914
Petersburg, Virginia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Gibson


    Louise Henshey




    William Worth Gibson



    Walter Ross Gibson


    Florence Edna Gibson



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 2

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 13

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary C Bishop in household of Thos E Bishop, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Bishop in household of Tom Bishop, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary C. Gibson in household of John H Gibson, "United States Census, 1900"

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