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Abigail Chase Gibbs
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1816
Berkley
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1887
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Abigail was the daughter of Turner Chace (Chase) and Mary Pierce (Peirce) Chace. She married Capt. John Chace Gibbs on January 27, 1836 in Taunton, Ma. (her marriage "intention" notice stated she was "of Taunton"). They had 3 sons: Henry Francis, died as an infant and was born 21 years before his brother Nelson!; Richard "Capt. Dick" Gibbs & Nelson Hall Gibbs, our direct ancestor. Abigail died from "chronic nefhritis" at home, the house that her husband originally built on 24 Arnold Street in Providence, RI. The house is now a part of the Historical Preservation Society.



 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  John Chace Gibbs (1814 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  Richard B. Gibbs (1850 - 1920)*
  Nelson Hall Gibbs (1859 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mother
ABIGAIL
wife of
Capt. John C. Gibbs
Born in Berkley, Mass.
Dec. 3, 1816
Died in Providence, R.I.
Nov. 28, 1887
In her 71st year

 
Burial:
Gibbs Cemetery
Somerset
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Heading east on Buffington St., turn left into last entrance to cemetery. This plot is 3/4 down on right.
 
Created by: Sue Williams
Record added: May 17, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7455734
Abigail <i>Chase</i> Gibbs
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Abigail <i>Chase</i> Gibbs
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Abigail <i>Chase</i> Gibbs
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 Added: Dec. 21, 2008
Rest In Peace.
- Guy Lemieux
 Added: Jan. 21, 2007
REST IN PEACE
- C
 Added: Jul. 8, 2006
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