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Euell Theophilus Gibbons
Birth: Sep. 8, 1911
Clarksville
Red River County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1975
Snyder County
Pennsylvania, USA

Natural-food advocate and author. As a child growing up poor in Texas, he learned to forage for wild foods. He left school and worked as a carpenter, boatbuilder and surveyor, while cultivating the taste for natural treats like cattail roots, Japanese knotweeds and day-lily buds. In 1962 he wrote the book, "Stalking The Wild Asparagus." (bio by: C Bowers) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eli Joseph Gibbons (1877 - 1947)
  Laura Augusta Bowers Gibbons (1887 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  Joe Bowers Gibbons (1909 - 1984)*
  Euell Theophilus Gibbons (1911 - 1975)
  Naomi Gibbons Johnson (1913 - 1966)*
  Hoyt Blexton Gibbons (1917 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6923497
Euell Theophilus Gibbons
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Euell Theophilus Gibbons
Added by: C Bowers
 
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- Lazer
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014
Rest In Peace
- John D. Poulsen
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014

- Cathy Woolsey Williams
 Added: Jan. 11, 2014
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