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Bildad Gibbons
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1759
Granville
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1838
Granville
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Bildad was the 3rd of twelve children born to Peter Gibbons III and Sarah Greene.

His siblings: Elizabeth, Peter IV, Lemuel, Mary, Sarah, Timothy, Sarah, Eli, Jedediah Howe, Mary and Hannah.

Revolutionary War*
Enlisted as a private, Capt. Wm Cannon's Co., Col David Leonard's Regt. marched to Ticonderoga 6 May 1777, returned 14 Jul 1777.
Enlisted 21 Sep 1777 as a Private, Capt Aaron Coe's Co., Col. John Moseley's Regt. discharged 23 Oct 1777, company marched by order of Gen. Gates to reinforce Northern army on an alarm.

Bildad married Hannah Kent, daughter of Joseph Kent and Elizabeth Rising, in about 1780 probably in Granville, Massachusetts. The couple had 14 children: Bildad Jr (dy), Naoma, Joseph Kent, Clarissa Harlow, Benjamin, Salley, Orle, twins Alexander (dy) and Anna (dy), Norman, James Hamlin, Sylvester, Philomela (also Phylemely), Corintha and William Green.

*Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, pp375-6
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Peter Gibbons (1730 - 1822)
  Sarah Green Gibbons (1730 - 1811)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Kent Gibbons (1761 - 1837)*
 
 Children:
  Philomela Gibbons (____ - 1817)*
  Benjamin Gibbons (1785 - 1853)*
  Sylvester Gibbons (1797 - 1825)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lemuel Gibbons (1756 - 1797)*
  Bildad Gibbons (1759 - 1838)
  Timothy Gibbons (1762 - 1847)*
  Sarah Gibbons DeWolf (1764 - 1848)*
  Eli Gibbons (1767 - 1852)*
  Jedidiah Howe Gibbons (1770 - 1849)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Main Road Cemetery
Granville Center
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Gayle
Originally Created by: CroBear
Record added: Oct 19, 2010
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Bildad Gibbons
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