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Emily Gilbert Gibbs
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Birth: Nov., 1881
Polk County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1918
Morganton
Burke County
North Carolina, USA

Emily is the daughter of Lanson Padgett Gilbert and Rebecca Manerva "Beckey" Griffin. Born in Polk county, NC she is a sister to Tillie, Elizabeth, Squire Parker, John Thomas, Grayson Arledge, Walter, Easter, Manerva, King and Susana Gilbert. Her father supported the family by farming.

Emily married Andrew Gibbs, 20 years her senior, and they are the parents of Nancy Rebecca Gibbs, born 1914.

Emily was admitted to the asylum in January 1915 and remained there until her death of pellagra. Her husband would remarry - to Edith Drake and have a son, Andrew Baxter, born 1923 and daughter, Frances, born 1928.

Nancy Rebecca, her daughter, would remain single, teaching school and die at age 29 of general carcinomatosis beginning in her stomach. Her death certificate provides her mother's maiden name.

Emily's sister, Elizabeth, is also buried here, having been admitted in 1936 and died in 1945. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lanson Padgett Gilbert (1847 - 1922)
  Rebecca Manervia Griffin Gilbert (1849 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Andrew Gibbs (1861 - 1957)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Rebecca Gibbs (1914 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Gilbert (1872 - 1945)*
  Squire Parker Gilbert (1877 - 1946)*
  John Thomas Gilbert (1879 - 1957)*
  Emily Gilbert Gibbs (1881 - 1918)
  Walter Gilbert (1885 - 1918)*
  Grayson A. Gilbert (1885 - 1949)*
  Manerva Gilbert (1889 - 1889)*
  Esther Gilbert Greene (1889 - 1959)*
  King Gilbert (1890 - 1891)*
  Susie Anna Gilbert Greene (1894 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17340815/person/1210911082
 
Burial:
Broughton Hospital Cemetery
Morganton
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: r20 g16
 
Maintained by: Suzannah McCuen
Originally Created by: J. Gretchen Lowman
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25301958
Emily <i>Gilbert</i> Gibbs
Added by: Suzannah McCuen
 
Emily <i>Gilbert</i> Gibbs
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