Jane Gibson

11 October 1842–25 May 1929 (Age 86)
Chatham, Chatham Township, Medina, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Jane

When Jane Gibson was born on 11 October 1842, in Chatham, Chatham Township, Medina, Ohio, United States, her father, Benjamin Gibson, was 37 and her mother, Phebe Whipple, was 29. She married John Franklin Sanders on 22 March 1858, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1852 and lived in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States in 1880 and Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States in 1920. She died on 25 May 1929, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in City of Mesa Cemetery, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Franklin Sanders
Jane Gibson
Marriage: 22 March 1858
Phebe Jane Sanders
Amanda Ann Sanders
Amy Elmira Sanders
William Franklin Sanders
Ellen Clymena Sanders
Joseph Myron Sanders

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 March 1858Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Jane Gibson Sanders

    Birth: Oct. 11, 1842 Chatham (Medina County) Medina County Ohio, USA Death: May 25, 1929 Mesa Maricopa County Arizona, USA Jane Gibson is the daughter of Phoebe Whipple and Benjamin Gibson …

    Sources (18)

    • Jane Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Jane Gibson in entry for Joseph M Sanders and Jessie Vroman, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Jane Gibson in entry for Phebe Jones, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"

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