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 David Gideon Libby

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David Gideon Libby

  • Birth 1 Aug 1883
  • Death Aug 1943
  • Burial Moultrie, Colquitt County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot Lane 4 East; Section 4, Block L, Lot 36 (4 L 36 4th East)
  • Memorial ID 95682993

As of December 2013 this plot held eight graves:
1. Infant Son Miller (1937-1937),
2. Infant Son -01 Libby (1920-1920),
3. Infant Son -02 Libby (1922-1922),
4. Infant Son -03 Libby (1924-1924),
5. David G. Libby (1883-1943),
6. Vassie L. Libby (1884-1956),
7. Frances Libby McNair (1910-2002), &
8. Tom McNair (1918-2011).

Plot information from December 31, 2006
survey coordinated by the Morning Glory
Garden Club of Moultrie, Georgia
mccls.org/Genealogy/Cemeteries

David was the son of Delia Libby (born ca. 1856 in Florida) and the stepson of David Libby (born ca. 1830 in Maine.) He and Vassie L. Libby married ca. 1909 and had, in addition to the three unnamed children buried in their plot, (at least) the following children:
* Frances Libby Dyke McNair (1910-2002),
* Evelyn Libby Miller (1912-1996,) &
* Marian Libby (Mrs. Earl) Brown (1916-1990.)

David completed two years of college and worked as a bookkeeper at a sawmill and then at a wholesale lumber company, He owned a home at 704 First Street, NW, in Moultrie.

Information other than that taken from grave (see "Inscription") came from US Census enumerations for 1900 (with mother, stepfather, and siblings in Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia,) 1910 (with spouse and son in Thomasville,) 1920, 1930 (with spouse and children in Moultrie, Colquitt County, Georgia,) and 1940 (with spouse, married daughter, and father-in-law in Moultrie;) and U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.



Inscription


LIBBY
David G.
Aug. 1, 1883
Aug. 15, 1943
Vassie L.
Feb. 21, 1884
Apr. 5, 1956

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  • Created by: Ellen Hamby
  • Added: 20 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95682993
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Gideon Libby (1 Aug 1883–Aug 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95682993, citing Westview Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Ellen Hamby (contributor 47535781) .