Jerusha Gibson

Femaleabout 1784–4 September 1846

Brief Life History of Jerusha

When Jerusha Gibson was born about 1784, in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Reuben Gibson Jr., was 37 and her mother, Betsey Gibson, was 35. She married Asa Perry on 28 October 1806. She died on 4 September 1846, at the age of 63, and was buried in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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Asa Perry
Jerusha Gibson
Marriage: 28 October 1806

Sources (2)

  • Jerusha Gibson, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Jerusha Gibson Deane, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 October 1806
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (16)

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    World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Age 2

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

    Age 3

    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.


    Age 19

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    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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