Laura Ann Gibbs

5 March 1814–26 July 1893 (Age 79)
Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Laura Ann

When Laura Ann Gibbs was born on 5 March 1814, in Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States, her father, Horace DeWitt Gibbs, was 26 and her mother, Elenda Elaine Mack, was 27. She married John B. Gibb on 16 September 1833, in Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. She died on 26 July 1893, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John B. Gibb
Laura Ann Gibbs
Marriage: 16 September 1833
Horace Dewitt Gibb
William Henry Gibb
Alfred Secevillon Gibb
Alfred Gully Gibb

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1833Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 5
    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. 
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 22
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the common medieval personal name Gibb (see Gibb ), a pet form of Gilbert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Research Notes

    HISTORY: Laura Mariah Gibbs (Read) was born when Laura Ann Gibbs was 49 years of age, a little outside her childbearing years. According to an Individual Submission to the Church, Catherine Beach, La …

    Sources (28)

    • Laura Ann Beach in household of Rufus Beach, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Laura Ann Gibbs in entry for Laura Mariah Read Stephens, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Laura A Gibbs, "United States Census, 1860"

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