Alfred Gibson

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Alfred Gibson

  • Birth 8 Jun 1822 Hart County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 23 Mar 1887 Hart County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Powder Mill, Hart County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 86730829

Alfred Gibson married Nancy Whitlow in 1847 in Hart Co., Kentucky.

1850 U.S. Census for Hart Co., KY (30 July):
Alfred Gibson M 28 Kentucky; farmer
Nancy Gibson F 22 Kentucky
William Gibson M 2 Kentucky
Mary J Gibson F 1 Kentucky

A son, Wade Hampton Gibson, was b. to Alfred & Nancy Whitlow Gibson 17 Oct. 1853, Hart Co., Kentucky. (Kentucky, Births and Christenings, 1839-1960)

A son, Charles L. Gibson, was born to Alfred & Nancy Gibson on 26 Jan. 1858 in Hart Co., KY. ("Kentucky, Births and Christenings, 1839-1960"; his mother's maiden (Whitlow) was listed along w/his father's name.)

1860 U.S. Census for Hart Co., KY:
Alfred, 38 yrs, farmer, b. 1822 KY; Farmer
Nancy, 35 yrs, wife, b. 1825 KY
William J., 12 yrs, b. 1847 KY
Mary J., 10 yrs, dght, b. 1849 KY
Martha A., 8 yrs, b. 1851 KY
James, 4 yrs, b. 1855 KY
Charles, 3 yrs, b. 1856 KY
John, 2 mos, b. April 1860 KY

1870 U.S. Census for Powder Mill Dist., Hart Co., KY:
Alfred Gibson M 48y; farmer
Nancy Gibson F 44y
Martha E Gibson F 18y
James Gibson M 15y
Charles Gibson M 12y
John M Gibson M 10y
Geo W Gibson M 8y
Albert Gibson M 4y
Layfayette Gibson M 2y

Living near them is a Moses Skaggs and his wife Minnie and family. Moses was a miller.

Alfred's second wife was Julia A. Gibson. His child with Julia: Annice.

1880 U.S. Census for Powder Mill Dist., Hart Co., KY:
Alfred GIBSON, 58 yrs, b. 1822, KY; Farmer
Julia A. GIBSON, Wife, 42 yrs, b. 1838, KY (parents b. KY)
George GIBSON, 18 yrs, b. 1862, KY; Farm Laborer
Albert GIBSON, 15 yrs, b. 1865, KY; Farm Laborer
Lafayette GIBSON, 12 yrs, b. 1868, KY; Farm Laborer
Annice GIBSON, Dau, 7 yrs, b. 1873, KY

As seen in the 1870 U.S. Census, George, Albert & Lafayette were children with Nancy.

Note: Charles, son of Albert & Nancy Gibson, was living in Green Co., KY in 1880 w/the William & Amanda Curry family. He was a farm laborer. Not sure if the Currys were family or just employers. And, he may have just been boarding w/them. Charles Enloe Gibson d. 1916, Munfordville, Hart Co., Kentucky. His parents were listed as Alfred Gibson & Nancy Whitlow (Kentucky, Death Records, 1911-1955).

Note: Data for Alfred & Julia Gibson's daughter Valeria Annise Gibson: She was b. 24 Nov. 1872, Powder Mills, Hart Co., Kentucky; her parents are listed as Alfred & Nancy Whitlow Gibson. She m. Wm T. Mckinney. She d. 25 Dec. 1930, Atterberry, Menard Co., Illinois. She is buried in Oakland Cem., Petersburg, Menard Co., Ill. She resided in Atterberry.

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  • Created by: J.D. Larimore
  • Added: 13 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86730829
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Gibson (8 Jun 1822–23 Mar 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86730829, citing Kessler Cemetery, Powder Mill, Hart County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by J.D. Larimore (contributor 47030633) .