Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John Harris Gibbs

Male 1753 - 1814  (61 years)


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  • Name John Harris Gibbs 
    Born 23 Jun 1753  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Oct 1814  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I018211  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 

    Father James Gibbs,   b. 23 Feb 1708/09, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Anne Fenley,   b. 17 Oct 1715, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married Abt 1737  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Henrietta Dyer,   b. Abt 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1811, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1778  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Gibbs,   b. 21 Apr 1779, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Dyar Gibbs,   b. 1 Jan 1781, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Charles Fenley Gibbs,   b. 11 Oct 1782, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George Fielder Gibbs,   b. 15 Sep 1784, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Walter Johnson Gibbs,   b. 4 Jul 1786, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F11519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, pg 76
      Ann Gibbs, 52: 74
      John Harris Gibbs, 23: 100
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      On June 9, 1777, Thomas P. Edelen and Charles Fenley signed the bond of John Harris Gibbs, the administrator of Anne Gibbs, late of Prince Georges County.

      Thomas Pannewell Edelen(1739-1810), son of John and Sarah Edelen, was born about 1739, in Prince Georges County. Before 1765 he married his cousin Susannah, born 1741, daughter to Thomas and Mary (Blanford) Edelen.

      Source:
      Newman, Harry Wright,
      Charles County gentry : a genealogical history of six emigrants, Thomas Dent, John Dent, Richard Edelen, John Hanson, George Newman, Humphrey Warren, all scions of armorial families of old England who settled in Charles County, Maryland, and their descendants showing migrations to the South and West
      Washington D.C.: The author, 1940, 335 pgs.
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 156, Certificate of a stray, recorded at the request of James Gibbs. Oct 30, 1787. This day was brought before me by James Gibbs as a stray, a black mare. Signed - Henry Barnes*. Recorded Oct 30, 1787.

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