Dennis Terrel Gibbs

25 February 1939–September 1987 (Age 48)
Tremonton, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life of Dennis Terrel

When Dennis Terrel Gibbs was born on 25 February 1939, in Tremonton, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Royston Orgill Gibbs, was 22 and his mother, Emma Celia John, was 19. He lived in Portage Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. He died in September 1987, at the age of 48.

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Royston Orgill Gibbs
Emma Celia John
Dennis Terrel Gibbs

Parents and Siblings

    Royston Orgill Gibbs





World Events (8)


Age 2

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Defense Depot Ogden

Age 2

The Defense Depot Ogden Utah was one of several facilities located around the nation that produced and maintain equiptment needed for the Armed Forces. During World War II, it was also used to house prisoners of war from both Germany and Italy. It has since been moved to Hill Airforce Base, south of Ogden, and the land has been mostly been made into Ogden's Business Depot.
1952 · Uranium in Moab

Age 13

Uranium mining in Utah has a history going back more than 100 years but, it started as a byproduct of vanadium mining. With the development of Nuclear Weapons, Utah saw a uranium boom in the late 1940s and early 1950s, but uranium mining declined near the end of the Cold War. Currently Uranium is still being mined but just a small amount for power plants and for research.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dennis T Gibbs in household of Royston O Gibbs, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dennis in entry for Emma Celia Gibbs, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Dennis Gibbs in entry for Royston O Or Cowboy Gibbs, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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