Henry Alfred Kibby

27 March 1872–3 November 1944 (Age 72)
Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Henry Alfred

When Henry Alfred Kibby was born on 27 March 1872, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, his father, Hiram Alfred Kibby, was 28 and his mother, Martha Jane Frazer, was 24. He married Kate Davis on 23 February 1899, in Knox, Tennessee, United States. He died on 3 November 1944, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Alfred Kibby
Ora Mai Averitt
Marriage: 23 December 1922

Spouse and Children

23 December 1922
Knox, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Hiram Alfred Kibby


    Martha Jane Frazer




    Emma Olivia Kibbe


    Laura D. Kibbe


    Rosalee Kibbe



    Lulu Dell kibby


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 6

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of German Kibi ( see Kibbee ) or Kibbe .2 Anglicized spelling of Welsh Cybi, probably a habitational name from Caergybi, the Welsh name of Holyhead. The surname is common in Somerset and Wiltshire, England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Aluah Kibby in household of Halium D Kibby, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry A Kibby, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Al H Kibby, "United States Census, 1910"

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