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 Sylvester Gibbons

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Sylvester Gibbons

  • Birth 1826
  • Death 18 Sep 1852 Waverly, Tioga County, New York, USA
  • Burial Granville Center, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Memorial ID 70908497

age 26y 9mos 26 days
died Waverly Tioga Co NY

Sylvester Gibbons
Born 1825 Dec 23 Granville,MA
Died 1852 Sep 18 Waverly Tioga County,
Age 26y 9m 26d
Burial Woodland Cemetery Granville, MA FAG 7090497
Also Stone Factoryville Cemetery, Waverly,Tioga, NY FAG 13900783 Note his wife Hannah died 44 years after Sylvester, their children in 1934 & 1939. Sylvester was probably buried in Granville, MA and his family added his name as a memorial when the stone was carved for his wife, son James and daughter Martha. The stone in Granville is an old stone, the stone in NY in recent.

Father James Hamlin Gibbons
Mother Philura Gibbons

Spouse Hannah Hill
Born 1827 March 22
Died 1896 Apr 10
Age 69
Burial Factoryville Cemetery Waverly, NY
FAG 13900783
Father Moses Hill 1795-1874
Mother Ruany Quick 1800-1869


1 Martha P Gibbons
Born 1850 Aug 5
Died 1934 Aug 6
Age 84
Burial Factoryville Cemetery Waverly, NY
FAG 93430312
no marriage found

2. James Sylvester Gibbons
Born 1852 Mar 4
Died 1939 Mar 15
Age 87y
Burial Factoryville Cemetery Waverly, NY
FAG 93430296
No marriage found

Note Martha (born 1850 Aug 5)was about 2 yrs old when her father died (1852 Sep 18. James was born March 4 1852 and was only 6 months old. Hannah did not remarry and probably relied on her family in NY to help with her children.

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  • Created by: M Cooley
  • Added: 5 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70908497
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sylvester Gibbons (1826–18 Sep 1852), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70908497, citing Woodland Cemetery, Granville Center, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by M Cooley (contributor 47154454) .