Ray Sherrill Gibbs

17 September 1926–26 November 1986 (Age 60)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Ray Sherrill

When Ray Sherrill Gibbs was born on 17 September 1926, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Donald Harrison Gibby, was 26 and his mother, Margie Magnolia Monteith, was 24. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Shirley Teague Robbins. He lived in Forneys Creek Township, Swain, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Taylorsville, Alexander, North Carolina, United States in 1986. He died on 26 November 1986, in Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Lenoir, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ray Sherrill Gibbs
1926–1986
Shirley Teague Robbins
1928–2014
Donna Martin Linkous
William David Martin

Spouse and Children

    Male1926–1986Male

    Shirley Teague Robbins

    Female1928–2014Female

children

(2)

    Donna Martin Linkous

    FemaleFemale

    William David Martin

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Male1926–1986Male

    James Hugh Gibby

    Male1929–2020Male

    Harold Lee Gibby

    Male1938–1938Male

World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 16

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibb .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ray Gibby in household of D H Gibby, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ray Gibby in household of Donald H Gibby, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ray S Gibbs in entry for Mrs Shirley Robbins Gibbs, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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