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Maj James Gibbon
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Birth: 1758
Death: Jul. 2, 1835

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  Ann Gibbon (1765 - 1823)
  Elizabeth Gibbon Randolph (____ - 1841)*
  Frederick Gibbon (1789 - 1825)*
*Calculated relationship
'This marble covers the body of Maj. James Gibbon, distinguished for his gallantry in the War of the Revolution; for thirty-six years collector of the port of Richmond. He died on the 2d day of July, 1835, in the 77th year of his age.'
Note: 'Revered as the 'hero of Stony Point.'
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Created by: sassytazzy
Record added: Aug 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57166411
Maj James Gibbon
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Maj James Gibbon
Added by: Jeffry Burden
Maj James Gibbon
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Death of Maj. Gibbon.—A gentleman from Richmond informs us that the venerable Major James Gibbons, the heroic leader of the forlorn hope at Stoney Point, expired at his residence in that City yesterday morning between 12 and 1 o'clock. —Published in Ralei...(Read more)
- Gravestone Recorder
 Added: Mar. 17, 2016

- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Jun. 30, 2015

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