Andrew Jackson Gibbens

Andrew Jackson Gibbens

Birth
Death 29 Sep 1929 (aged 69)
Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, USA
Burial Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 19072700 · View Source
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Andrew Jackson, son of Henry Evander Gibbens and Susan Madita Bishop married Mary Louise Denton, daughter of Benjamin F. Denton and Annie Caroline Lowrance on December 20, 1877 in Kerr Co, TX.

June 2, 1900 Kerr Co TX
Gibbens, Andrew b. July 1864 age 40 b.TX
Gibbens, Mary L b.. July 1864 age 35 b.. TX 8/8 liv
Gibbens, Susan E. b. May 1881 age 19 b. TX
Gibbens, Francis N. b. Sept 1883 age 16 b. TX
Gibbens, Vida M b. Aug 1886 age 13 b. TX
Gibbens, Ernest b. Dec 1885 age 11 b. TX
Gibbens, Ida M b. Jan 1891 age 9 b. TX
Gibbens, Lena E. b. June 1895 age 4 b. TX
Gibbens, Sadie R. b. Oct 1897 age 2 b. TX

Kerrville Mountain Sun October 3, 1929
The community was saddened Sunday evening to learn of the death of A. J. "Uncle Jack" Gibbens who pass ed away about 8 o'clock. He had been ill for about a year but was confined to bed for only a short time. Uncle Jack was born November 28, 1859 in Cockrell Hills near Flatonia Texas. He would have been 70 years old this next week. In 1863 he moved to the Hill Country and 16 years later in 1879 he was married to Miss Mary Louise Denton. To this union were born nine children eight of whom are still living. They are Mrs. Henry Barton and Mrs. Will Ridgaway of Kerrville, Mrs. William McBryde and Mrs. Lena Bennett of Center Point and Ernest Gibbens of Alpine all of whom were present at the funeral also there were Mrs Allen Adair of Paris, Ky, Mrs. J. Crenshaw of Dinuba, Calif. and Newton Gibbens of Uniontown, Okla(should be Alabama). Uncle Jack is also survived by one brother Jim Gibbens of San Antonio and his wife. The funeral services were held Monday afternoon at Turtle Creek cemetery near the old home where Mr. and Mrs. Gibbens lived 40 years prior to moving here. Rev Echert of San Antonio presided over the services. There were many beautiful floral offerings and a number of people followed the remains to their last resting place. He was widely known throughout Kerr county having held several offices. The family has the sympathy of the entire community


Children:
Anna Adelia married Henry Dutton Taylor Barton
Susan Elitha married William Pitt Ridgaway
Francis Newton married Anna Elizabeth Bird
Vida May married 1) George Daniel Lowrance 2) Jay Hugh Ford Crenshaw
Ernest S. Gibbens married 1) Annie Margaret Douglas 2) Mrs. Billie Marie Burns 3) Wressie Way Weldon
Ida Mildred died of an accidental gun shot wound
Lena Elizabeth married 1) Robert Lee Bennett 2) Richard Edward Tullis
Sadie Ray married Allen Percy Adair, Jr.
Lorita Louise married William Andrew McBryde



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  • Maintained by: Cathy Morgan
  • Originally Created by: Michele and James H
  • Added: 24 Apr 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19072700
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Jackson Gibbens (28 Oct 1859–29 Sep 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19072700, citing Turtle Creek Cemetery, Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Cathy Morgan (contributor 47514740) .