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My wife's ancestors - Gibbon - Contents


William Gibbon




Torry and Aberdeen in 1756.
By William Mosman, the Aberdeen painter.
Used with the kind permission of Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums collections.
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William Gibbon,
mar 4th Feb 1729 [St.Nicholas', Aberdeen] to Margaret Innes,
both bur St.Fittick's church, Nigg Bay, Torry, Aberdeen,
had issue:


  1. Capt. Arthur Gibbon, born est c.1730.


  2. Jane Gibbon, bapt "Jean", 15th Jan 1732 [St.Fittick's, Nigg Bay],
    did not marry.


  3. Capt. William Gibbon,
    bapt 26th May 1734 [St.Fittick's, Nigg Bay], NOT 1732,
    mar 18th Feb 1773 [St.Nicholas', Aberdeen]
    to Isobel Young (and here) [or Isabella or Isabel, bapt 7th Sept 1747, Aberdeen, dau of James Young and Rachel Cruickshank],
    no issue,
    "William Gibbon, shipmaster" witnessed bapts of Capt. Robert's children 1777 through 1780,
    "Capt. William Gibbon" witnessed bapts of Capt. Robert's children 1781 through 1785,
    died Apr 1818, age 83 yrs [see Ann Gibbon's diary],
    Bell & Montague Family Tree says he died 4 Apr,
    bur 10th Apr 1818 at Nigg Bay, described as "Capt." at burial.
    Isobel died 4 June 1822, Aberdeen, age 74 yrs,
    bur 8th June 1822 at Nigg Bay.


  4. Capt. Robert Gibbon,
    born 23rd Aug 1738 [parish records], NOT 1739 [family],
    bapt 29th Aug [St.Fittick's, Nigg Bay],
    sea captain.


  5. One Gibbon family tree lists "Ann Gibbon", died unmarried.
    Perhaps this is confusion with Jane (this tree doesn't list Jane).







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