When Rebecca Gibbons was born on 14 January 1843, in Moulton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Gibbons, was 31 and her mother, Rebecca White, was 26. She married William Noble Waite on 22 January 1866, in Moulton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 17 October 1897, in Bunkerville, Lincoln, Nevada, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Bunkerville Cemetery, Bunkerville, Clark, Nevada, United States.
English (Lancashire): variant of Gibbon , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
Irish (Mayo): in Ireland, the name is frequent and has been Gaelicized as Mac Giobúin. It is also found as a variant of Fitzgibbon .
William Noble Waite was born in England on May 10, 1840. When yet a young man, he went on a mission to a different part of the country. There he met a young woman named Rebecca Gibbons, who was "wor …