LTC Comet Gibson

18 May 1910–17 May 1987 (Age 76)
Tombstone, Cochise, Arizona Territory, United States

The Life of Comet

When LTC Comet Gibson was born on 18 May 1910, in Tombstone, Cochise, Arizona, United States, his father, Robert Lafayette Gibson, was 32 and his mother, Katherine Scranton, was 29. He married Bessie Ellen Collinge on 19 October 1939, in Yamhill, Oregon, United States. He lived in Roseburg, Douglas, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Eugene Election Precinct 7, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 17 May 1987, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States.

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LTC Comet Gibson
Simone Kevranbachian
Marriage: 29 May 1946

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    Simone Kevranbachian


29 May 1946
Pierce, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 1

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

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.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Comet Gibson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cosmet Gibson in household of Laff R Gibson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Comet Gibson in household of Lafe Gibson, "United States Census, 1930"

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