Thomas GIBSON Sr was born about 1770 in North Carolina. He died Jan 1830 in Washington Co. Tennessee. Thomas married Mary WHITE.
I Thomas Gibson of Washington County State of Tennnessee no by these present to revoke and disavow all former wills or writings concerning my wordly affairs and to make this my last will and testament in law and equity.
Item, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Polly Gibson all my real aforesaid estate during her widowhood that to aid her in raising and supporting our children. But providing she should marry her limits is the Cherry Orchard buildings up the valley to the woodland during her natual life and at my wife's death which movable property she has then of mine on hand to be ___ and equally divided amongst our children.
1 Item. My real estate which is one hundred forty six acres of land. I give and bequeath at her death to two of my sons namely Thomas Gibson and Daniel Gibson by paying to the balance of their brothers in taking the sum of thirty dollars in trade as soon as the land falls into their hands of any said sons to cash of the above sons to be well and truly paid as they come of age and my further will is that my beloved wife Polly Gibson and my son Thomas Gibson shall execute this my last will and testament and in testimony of the same. I hereunto lift my hand and affixed my seal this fourteenth day of November in the year of our lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine.
Signed and sealed in the presence of us: John Chester, John Fulkinson, Josiah Wood The foregoing was proven in open court by the author of John Fulkinson and Josiah Wood two of the subscribing witness thereto at January 1830 of ___ to be recorded. Mary Gibson qualified as executrix to the foregoing will of your bond and security as the law directs.
Ref: James T. Dykes - direct descendant
REF: THE EAST TENNESSEE HISTORICAL SOCIETY FIRST FAMILIES OF TENNESSEE CERTIFICATE APPLICATION FILE #9842-1 White DATE 20 DEC 1996 EVELYN STILES HATCHER
317 E. HERITAGE DRIVE, KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE 37922
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Betty Jane Hylton) 11/29/1999
Isaac White, b. ca 1755 m. Sarah Vaughn
Mary White, b. 1776 m. 2nd Thomas Gibson
Isaac Gibson b. 1816, d. 7 Oct 1863 Duck River, TN (Confederate Army) m. Malinda Jane Shipley b. 29 May 1820, d. 23 Jun 1874, buried Fairview
Cem., Leesburg, Washington County, TN.(This is my brick wall. I can't find
her parents or siblings). Washington County, TN Marriage Book 2, m. 2 June
1842, License 28 May 1842, married by J. Riggs, M.G.
Emily Gibson, b. 15 Mar 1847, d. 2 June 1919, buried Logan's Chapel,
Washington Co., TN
m. George W. Steadman, b. 12 May 1842, d. 4 Sep 1922, m. 16 Dec 1866. (This
is another brick wall for me. His death certificate says his mother was
named Betsy. His daughter said he had 1/2 brothers, Henry Burke and James
Nathan Wilmer Steadman, b. 10 Sep 1867, d. 11 Jul 1946, m. Mary Elizabeth
Crump. b. 5 Apr 1876, d. 1 Jun 1961, married 26 Aug. 1897 Sullivan Co., TN.
These are my grandparents.
REF: WASHINGTON CO TENN QUERIES
Posted by Patricia Christiansen on Fri, 05 May 2000
Surname: Gibson, White, Fink
I am looking for revolutionary records of Thomas Gibson b abt 1770 N.C.and d. bef jan 1830 WA.CO. Tenn. He m. Mary (Polly)White abt 1800 in WA.CO.TN.
REF: HELEN Johnson
I am looking for information about my many times great-grandparents Thomas GIBSON and Mary White. I'm willing to share info with anyone researching the same family. Thomas GIBSON b. ABT 1775, m. Mary White b. 12-Jul-1776, Guilford Co., NC, (daughter of Isaac White and Sarah VAUGHN d. abt 1840, Washington Co., TN. Thomas died abt 1830, Washington Co., TN.
Their children were:
John GIBSON b. Circa 1796-1800, Washington Co., TN;
Daniel GIBSON d. Circa 1830-1840;
David W. GIBSON;
Sarah GIBSON b. abt 1804, Washington Co., TN, m. 20-Jan-1824, George FINK. Sarah died Circa 1861-69;
Elizabeth GIBSON b. abt 1 806, Washington Co., TN, m. abt 1829, in Sullivan Co., TN, Josiah WOODS b. ABT 1805, Sullivan Co., TN, (son of Elijah WOODS and ? KEEN) d. Circa 1851-59, Sullivan Co., TN. Elizabeth died AFT 1888, Sullivan Co., TN.
Mary GIBSON b. ABT 1810, Washington Co., TN, m. Jacob VAUGHN.
Rachel GIBSON b. ABT 1811, m. 15-Mar-1826, William D. DENTON, b. ?-___-1811, d. 14-May-1889. RACHEL died 14-May-1889.
Thomas GIBSON b. ABT 1811, m. 25-Oct-1832, Sarah MARTIN.
Francis GIBSON b. 26-Feb-1813, Washington Co., TN, m. Jane B. MARTIN. Francis died 31-May-1884.
Isaac GIBSON b. ABT 1816, Washington Co., TN, m. Malinda SHIPLEY. Isaac died 7-Oct-1865.
Stephen GIBSON b. ABT 1817, Washington Co., TN, m. Elizabeth FERGUSON. Stephen died Circa 18 46-49. Thanks! Carla Gruber PO Box 8672, Ketchikan, Alaska 99901 email@example.com
Carla Gruber Thu Oct 9 18:49:31 1997
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