Gabriel Gee

1821–24 August 1882 (Age 61)
Barkisland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gabriel

When Gabriel Gee was born in 1821, in Barkisland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Gee, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Jagger, was 24. He married Elisabeth Baron on 14 September 1845, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 24 August 1882, in Barkisland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 61, and was buried in Barkisland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Gabriel Gee
Ann Gledhill
Marriage: 2 July 1849
Isabella Gee
William Gee
Elijah Gee

Spouse and Children

2 July 1849
Elland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


    Isabella Gee




Parents and Siblings

    John Gee


    Elizabeth Jagger




+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 0

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Age 2

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 22

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McGee , Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ‘son of Aodh’ ( see McCoy ).2 English: this is a common name in northern England, of uncertain origin. The existence of a patronymic form Geeson points to a personal name, but this has not been satisfactorily identified. It may in fact be the Irish or Scottish name in an English context.3 French (Gée): habitational name from any of several places called Gé or Gée, for example in Maine-et-Loire, derived from the Gallo-Roman domain name Gaiacum.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gabriel Gee, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Gabriel Gee, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Gabriel Gee, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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