Thomas Gibbons, IV IV

20 October 1769–12 September 1857 (Age 87)
Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Gibbons, IV IV was born on 20 October 1769, in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Gibbons, III, was 35 and his mother, Mariam Anne Eppes, was 26. He married Malinda Chisum on 26 January 1794, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in White, Tennessee, United States in 1830 and Marshall, Tennessee, United States in 1840. He died on 12 September 1857, in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in McKeel Cemetery, Halls Creek, Humphreys, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Gibbons, IV IV
1769–1857
Elizabeth Hampton
1799–1850
Marriage: about 1820
Catherine Gibbons
1822–1880
Esther Gibbons
1827–1850
Margaret E. Gibbons
1823–1864
Daugter Gibbons
1825–1825
Andrew Hampton "Andy" Gibbons
1825–1890
Rebecca B. Gibbons
1829–1889
Susan Gibbons
1830–
Ozias Denton Gibbons
1831–
Namon Gibbons
1834–1871
George Yarbrough Gibbons
1837–1902
Sarah Frances Gibbons
1840–1905
Noah Hampton Gibbons
1841–1916
Rufus Rhine Gibbons
1842–1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1820
Overton, Tennessee, United States
children

(13)

    Catherine Gibbons

    Female1822–1880Female

    Margaret E. Gibbons

    Female1823–1864Female

    Daugter Gibbons

    Female1825–1825Female

    Andrew Hampton "Andy" Gibbons

    Male1825–1890Male

    Esther Gibbons

    Female1827–1850Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1775

Age 6

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 7

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 25

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibbon .

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

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Notes for Thomas Gibbons IV

He moved with his family to Tennesse before he was ten years old. We don't know much about his life for the Hawkins County records were dumped in the street and burned by Federal Soldiers during the c …

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Gibbons, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Thomas Gibbons, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Thomas Gibbons in entry for Rufus Gibbons, "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955"

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