Sophia Lucy Ann <I>Gilmer</I> Bibb

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Sophia Lucy Ann Gilmer Bibb

Birth
Death 9 Jan 1887 (aged 85)
Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA
Burial Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA
Plot Lot 5 and 6, Square 9, Survey 1
Memorial ID 8285406 · View Source
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Sister of Georgia Governor Gilmer, she was a Montgomery socialite before the Civil War. During the war, she served as a nurse. She organized the Society for the Burial of the Dead which later became known as the Ladies Memorial Association. She served as the organization's president for 21 years.



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  • Created by: Evening Blues
  • Added: 16 Jan 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8285406
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sophia Lucy Ann Gilmer Bibb (11 Mar 1801–9 Jan 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8285406, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Evening Blues (contributor 46587085) .