Joseph Thomas Gibson

Male18 March 1861–2 July 1927

Brief Life History of Joseph Thomas

When Joseph Thomas Gibson was born on 18 March 1861, in Mississippi, Arkansas, United States, his father, Joseph S. Gibson, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth Jones Shaw, was 42. He married Mary Lura Curtis on 25 October 1883, in Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States. He lived in North Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and North Little Rock Post Office, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States in 1927. He died on 2 July 1927, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in North Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States.

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Joseph Thomas Gibson
Marion Rebecca Thurmond
Marriage: 12 January 1888
Lola Mordelle Gibson
James Terrall Gibson
Myron Ellis Gibson
Mary Myrtle Gibson
Joel Rhea Gibson

Sources (15)

  • Joseph Gibson in household of Wm Gibson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • J T Gibson, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Joseph Gibson in entry for Joel Ray Gibson, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 January 1888Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 10

    Historical Boundaries - 1871: Pulaski, Arkansas, United States - known as Argenta 1890: Pulaski, Arkansas, United States - known as North Little Rock

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 20

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English and Older Scots personal name Gibb (a pet form of Gilbert) + son, hence ‘son of Gibb’. The name is very common in Ireland, having arrived in that country in the 17th century. It is also occasionally adopted for Ó Gibealláin, see Giblin .

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

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