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James Gibson
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1835
Catlin
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1922

He was the son of Samuel Gibson and Margaret Myer.
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Vermillion Co. Wills
Book 5, 1919 - 1927
page 195-202

JAMES GIBSON, Georgetown, Vermilion County, IL Age 73 years

1. Pay all my debts and funeral expenses.
2. To my son FRANKLIN GIBSON the following real estate
a. 48 acres off N end of W SW Sec 8 T 18 N R 10 W
3. To my daughter MARY ALICE GIBSON the following real estate
a. 22 acres in SW corner of W SW Sec 8 T 18
b. 2 acres off SE corner of W SW Sec 6 T 18 N R 10 W
c. 2 acres off NW corner E frac NW Sec 7 T 18 N R 10 W
d. All lands described are in Vermilion County, IL
e. All my personal property left after my debts are paid
4. To my daughter KATE ANNA WILCOXEN the following real estate
a. Lots 2 and 3 In the partition of WASHINGTON MOORE estate, deceased by Big Vermillion River being part of E frac of NW and part of W NE Sec 13 T 18 N R 11 W in Vermilion County, IL
5. I appoint FRANKLIN GIBSON, my son, Executor.

In witness whereof, I set my hand November 12, 1908
JAMES GIBSON
Witnesses
WILLIAM M. SHEETS, Georgetown, IL
FRED YOHO, Georgetown, IL

Codicil
Since the execution of my Will of November 12, 1908, my daughter KATE ANNA WILCOXEN has died. I now give to her children LUCY MABEL PRATHER, LILLIAN WILCOXEN, RAYMOND WILCOXEN, IRMA WILCOXEN, FRED WILCOXEN, WAYNE WILCOXEN, CLYDE WILCOXEN share and share alike the land I devised to their mother.

In witness whereof I set my hand September 29, 1921
JAMES GIBSON
Witnesses
MILTON A. BEAUCHAMP
WILLIAM C. WAIT

Filed February 24, 1922

Survivors
FRANKLIN GIBSON, Perrysville, Vermillion Co, IN MARY ALICE GIBSON, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL LUCY MABEL PRATHER, Danville, Vermilion Co, IL RUSSELL WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL JAMES WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL EDITH WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL LILLIAN WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL RAYMOND WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL IRMA WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL FRED WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL WAYNE WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL CLYDE WILCOXEN, McKendree Township, Vermilion Co, IL

S.E. BRITTINGHAM, Appointed guardian of minor children

Recorded in Danville, Vermilion County, IL August 11, 1922 (Provided by Carolyn Schwab
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Gibson (1793 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ogden Gibson (1839 - 1900)
 
 Children:
  Franklin Crosby Gibson (1863 - 1925)*
  Mary Alice Gibson (1869 - 1944)*
  Katie Anna Gibson Wilcoxen (1872 - 1919)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Gibson (1835 - 1922)
  Samuel J Gibson (1841 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
McKendree Cemetery
Georgetown
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: Oct 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59850342
James Gibson
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