Owen Gibbons

Michigan, United States

The Life of Owen

When Owen Gibbons was born in 1880, in Michigan, United States, his father, Thomas Gibbons, was 34 and his mother, Evaline M McClure, was 27. He married Salina Rose on 19 April 1901, in Tawas City, Iosco, Michigan, United States. He lived in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States for about 20 years.

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Owen Gibbons
Salina Rose
Marriage: 19 April 1901

Spouse and Children

19 April 1901
Tawas City, Iosco, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Elizabeth Susanna Gibbons



World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Hudson's

Age 1

Clothing merchant Joseph Lowthian Hudson opened his first store inside the Detroit Opera House on April 2, 1881. Hudson was very successful with his small store and was able to move to a larger location on Woodward Avenue, far outside what was then the commercial district. Hudson's continued to grow until it became the tallest department store in the world. Hudson's 2,124,316 square foot store filled 32 floors, had 51 elevators, 48 escalators, 705 fitting rooms, and served over 16,000 meals a day.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 32

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibbon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Owen D Gibboms in household of Thomas Gibboms, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Owen D Gibbons in household of Thomas Gibbons, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Owen Gibbons, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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