Jasper Newton Gipson

Male6 June 1849–13 January 1918

Brief Life History of Jasper Newton

When Jasper Newton Gipson was born on 6 June 1849, in Chariton, Macon, Missouri, United States, his father, Stephen Lewis Gipson, was 36 and his mother, Lucinda Summers, was 30. He married Margaret Jane Yocum on 26 August 1877, in Chariton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Macon, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died on 13 January 1918, in Bee Branch Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Johnson Cemetery, Bee Branch Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States.

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Jasper Newton Gipson
Margaret Jane Yocum
Marriage: 26 August 1877
Ennis Hubert Gipson
Herbert H Gipson
Emmett Gipson
Ernest H Gipson
Minnie Grace Gipson
Ethel Gipson

Sources (13)

  • Jasper Gipson in household of Stephen Gipson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jasper Newton Gipson - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Jasper Newton Gipson
  • Mr Jasper N Gipson, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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  • Marriage
    26 August 1877Chariton, Missouri, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 14

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

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 14

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 19

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English (eastern): patronymic ‘son of Jepp or Gipp’, Middle English pet forms of the personal names Jeffrey or (if the G- is pronounced hard) Gilbert .

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

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