Henry Simmons Gibb

26 November 1881–4 May 1959 (Age 77)
Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Simmons

When Henry Simmons Gibb was born on 26 November 1881, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, John Lye Gibb, was 33 and his mother, Hannah Simmons, was 25. He married Elizabeth McLean on 30 March 1904. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Alberta, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 4 May 1959, in Brooks, Newell County No. 4, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 77, and was buried in Rosemary Cemetery, Rosemary, Newell County No. 4, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Henry Simmons Gibb
Nella May Palmer
Marriage: 8 June 1932
Ella Marlene Gibb
Steven Kordel Gibb

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 June 1932Cardston Alberta Temple, Cardston, Cardston, Alberta, Canada
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 1
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    Age 18
    Germany annexes Western Samoa, the U.S. takes over eastern Samoa and Britain withdraws its claim to the islands in accordance with treaty between Germany, Britain and the U.S.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 21
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the personal name Gibb, a pet form of Gilbert (compare Gibbs ). This surname is also frequent in Scotland.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Henry Simmons Gibb -Son of John Lye Gibb and Hannah Simmons

    I Henry Simmons Gibb was born in Lehi, Utah , Nov. 26, 1881. I am now 71 years of age and as I look back over my life, I remember many things that have happened, and many people who have come and gone …

    Sources (27)

    • Henry Simmons Gibb, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Henry S. Gibb, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Henry S Gibb, "Canada Census, 1916"

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