George Duggan Gibbs

11 April 1820–14 October 1894 (Age 74)
Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George Duggan

When George Duggan Gibbs was born on 11 April 1820, in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Francis Gibbs, was 28 and his mother, Martha Duggan, was 33. He married Ellen Phillips on 17 December 1843, in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 14 October 1894, in Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Paradise Cemetery, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Duggan Gibbs
Ellen Phillips
Marriage: 17 December 1843
Martha Duggan Gibbs
George Francis Gibbs
Ellen Maria Gibbs
Emma Boston Gibbs
John Henry Gibbs
Fannie Gibbs

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 December 1843Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 7
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 23
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the common medieval personal name Gibb (see Gibb ), a pet form of Gilbert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    George Duggan Gibbs

    George Duggan Gibbs was born April 11, 1820 at Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, South Wales, the third son of Francis Gibbs and Martha Duggan. We know nothing of his early years, except that he served an …

    Sources (33)

    • George Gibbs in entry for Martha Duggan Gibbs, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"
    • George Gibbs, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • George Gibbs, "England and Wales, Marriage Registration Index, 1837-1920"

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