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The Gibson Family Name has two Origins - Scotland & Germany

Components of the Scotland Coat of Arms - The Shield is: Blue with three storks rising. The Crest is: Out of a ducal coronet a lion's gamb grasping a club. The motto is: "Recte et fideliter".

Components of the German Coat of Arms -The Shield is: Gold with a red inescutcheon. The Crest is: Five ostrich feathers.


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Dianne's Mother's line

Descendants of Joseph Gibson

Generation No. 1

JOSEPH1 GIBSON born Abt 1775 in South Carolina, and died January 03, 1849 in Monroe, Mississippi, married LYDIA in Clarendon, South Carolina. She was born 1777 in South Carolina, and died Aft. 1850 in Monroe, Mississippi.  Children of JOSEPH GIBSON and LYDIA are:

  1. CYNTHIA2 GIBSON, b. Monroe, Mississippi; m. JACOB KUYKENDALL.
  2. SARAH ANN GIBSON Blair, Sarah Ann Gibson  b. 1802, Union, South Carolina; m. JOSEPH BLAIR.Blair, Joseph
  3. CHARITY GIBSON, b. 1804, Tennessee; m. BENJAMIN WISE, March 22, 1822.
  4. MARY ELIZABETH GIBSON Richbourg, Mary Elizabeth Gibson b. February 04, 1807, Georgia; d. October 07, 1895, Carlton, Hamilton, Texas. 
  5. MARIA GIBSON, b. 1810, Tennessee; m. ROBERT FISH.
  6. WILLIAM W. GIBSON, b. 1812, Tennessee; m. MARTHA.
  7. BRYCE G. GIBSON, b. 1814, Tennessee; d. Bef. 1849; m. MARY ANN WHITE, March 20, 1839.
  8. JOSEPH L. GIBSON, b. 1816, Tennessee; m. CATHERINE.


Generation No. 2

MARY ELIZABETH2 GIBSON  (JOSEPH1) born February 04, 1807 in Georgia, and died October 07, 1895 in Carlton, Hamilton, Texas.  She married WILLIAM RICHBOURG April 04, 1822 in Monroe, Mississippi, son of ?JOHN RICHBOURG and ?SARAH WISE. He was born 1802 in Sumter, South Carolina, and died 1861 in Guadaloupe, Texas.  

This line is continued on the RICHBOURG family page.