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Euell Theophilus Gibbons

  • Birth 8 Sep 1911 Clarksville, Red River County, Texas, USA
  • Death 29 Dec 1975 Snyder County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
  • Memorial ID 6923497

Natural-food advocate and author. As a child growing up poor in Texas, he learned to forage for wild foods. He left school and worked as a carpenter, boatbuilder and surveyor, while cultivating the taste for natural treats like cattail roots, Japanese knotweeds and day-lily buds. In 1962 he wrote the book, "Stalking The Wild Asparagus."

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 12 Nov 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6923497
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Euell Theophilus Gibbons (8 Sep 1911–29 Dec 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6923497, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.