Monday, February 23, 2015

Joel - Archibald - Ezekiel

On 26 May 1770 Thomas Gibson sold three tracts of land on the west side of Flat River "part of 606 acres which the sd. Thos. Gibson purchased of Earl Granville:" 100 acres to James Williams, 150 acres to George Gibson, and land to Joel Gibson [Source Paul Heinegg]   He received a grant for 150 acres in Wilkes County on the north side of Obed's Creek on the South Fork of New River on 3 November 1796 and sold 100 acres of this land on 18 January 1800 [DB A:142, 147]. He probably died about 1802 when (his son?) Joel sold land in this same area [Thomas Gibson who died in 1780 was either the brother of Joel or possibly his father.  If Joel sold Thomas' land on Obed's Creek then it is likely it was his brother Thomas who died in 1780 Henry County, Va., wife Mary and daughter Kezziah and Joel and his father bought land later in

5 November 1775  George Gibson Orange County will was proved in May 1776 (WB A:195)  He named his wife Mary. Mentioned but did not name his ''Sons and Daughters now living in the County" and provided for the schooling of his unnamed younger children. Joel Gibson and Lucrecy Collons were witnesses;  Sherwood Parrish and Thomas Gibson, Sr.,  executors.

10 June 1779 Lambeth Dodson entered 228 acres on Guilford County, North Carolina on 9 January 1779.  It was surveyed 10 June 1779 by Joshua Smith, with William Kellam and Joel Gibson acting as chain carriers  The grant was issued 1 March 1780, 228 acres below and in the fork of Mayo River, beginning at a poplar on the south bank of the North Fork of Mayo in the Virginia line, adjoining Joel Gibson and Philip Angling, and including the improvements of Thomas Gibson and Esaw Dodson.

January 1780 HENRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA Will Book ? pp30-31 Dated 3 January 1780 Probated 23 March 1780 To my loving wife Marey Gibson and my daughter Cuzziah Gibson my whole estate
Zackeriah King, Joel Gibson and Lambert Dotson executors.
Thomas (x) Gibson 
wit: Charles (x) More, Joseph (x) Nicols, William (x) More. 23 March 1780. Exhibited by Joel Gibson who gave bond with Lambeth Dodson and Champain Gibson as his securities.

1778 - William Moore  100 acres both sides Buffalo Branch of Mayo

[On 22 June 1765, according to the Pittsylvania County patent book, Lambeth patented 400 acres on the main fork of Mayo River which he transferred to George Gibson on 19 September 1766.]

1 Mar 1780  James BRISON 400 acres n the S side of Mayo River joining the sd River below the Mouth of Buffaloe Creek, both sides of [several] branches, and both sides of the sd Creek Opposite land of Joel Gibson and Andrew Gibson.
GRANT BOOK 33 2841 page 453

April 27, 1780; Thomas Gibson (inventory) appraised by Phillip Anglin, Danl. Goldsby, Lambeth Dodson; returned July 27, 1780.
1780 Joel Gibson was in Wilkes Co North Carolina on the New River where he and Thomas made land entries in 1780. [He owned and sold property on top of Peach Bottom Mountain in Wilkes Co. ]

9 June 1780   Thomas Gibson made a land entry on 9 June 1780 on Cranberry Path in Wilkes Co., N.C. This land was near the South Fork of New River in present day Ashe Co., N.C., entry # 1858 (Wilkes County, North Carolina, Land Entry Book 1778-1781)

page 79 258. Jan. 9, 1792 Robert NALL [written over ARCHIBALD GIBSON] enters 50 ac in Wilkes Co; border: a white oak at the head of a branch of Crambury Cr in "the" Low notch of "the" Big Ridge.

page 81 268. [no date] transfered to William REVES [Robert NALL- -lined out] enters 150 ac in Wilkes Co; border: George REAVES's line near where ANDREW GIPSON lived and runs down "the" river.
page 104 365. Nov. 21, 1793 ARCHIBAL GIBSON [or ARCHIBALD GIPSON] enters 50 ac in Wilkes Co; border: at a white oak on the head of a branch of Crambury Cr in the low "knotch of the" bigg ridge and runs N.

21 Aug 1800 Volintin Collins entered 50 acres in Ashe Co on "Brushe" Creek, beginning on Joel Gibson's lower line and running down both sides of the creek. [Note Valentine said to have married Dicey Gibson - sister of Martin Gibson]

1800 - Joel, Archibald and Andrew Gibson listed as Slave Holders - Antebellum New River Valley - Ashe County
29 Jan 1802 John Eller purchased 200 acres on Obids Creek from Joel Gibson paying 185 pounds for same. (Deed Book A, p. 213)

11 Aug 1800 Shephard Gibson entered 100 acres, beginning near the mouth of a"dreen" that makes into "Baire" Creek (Bear?) and runs up said creek.
11 Aug 1800 Shephard Gibson entered 50 acres beginning near Georg. Miller's lower line and runs down s. fork of New River.

Will be sold at Ashe Court House on Saturday the 18th day of June next to satisfy the taxes due for the year 1812, and the expence and cost of advertising the same.
50 acres of land of Archibald Gipson on Cranberry Creek


[1795 Ambrose Collins entered 100 acres on Oba (Obeds?) Creek. #1913]


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Isaac Gibson

Isaac Gibson was born to Mahala Gibson on April 6th 1852 - no father

They are both on the 1860 census with John and Charity Gibson
Name: Cariety Gibson [Charity Gibson]
Age in 1860: 64
Birth Year: abt 1796
Birthplace: Virginia
Home in 1860: District, Letcher, Kentucky
Gender: Female
Post Office: Whitesburg
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members:
Name Age
John Gibson 64
Cariety Gibson 64
Jesse Gibson 21
Mahala Gibson 24 <------
Isaac Gibson 7 <---------
Matilda Gibson 6
David Gibson 18

Isaac married to Mrs Eliza Collins in Owsley County

Name: Isaac Gipson
Birth Date: 1853
Birthplace: Ky
Age: 24
Spouse's Name: Eliza J. Mrs. Collins
Spouse's Birth Date: 1848
Spouse's Birthplace: Tenn
Spouse's Age: 29
Event Date: 07 Dec 1877
Event Place: , Owsley, Kentucky

And here is marriage record where Eliza, dau of Charles and Oney Gibson married to Arthur Collins.
Name: Arthur Collins
Birth Date: 1844
Birthplace: Hancock Co, Tennessee
Age: 22
Spouse's Name: Eliza Jane Gibson
Spouse's Birth Date: 1845
Spouse's Birthplace: Lee Co, Virginia
Spouse's Age: 21
Event Date: 07 Aug 1866
Event Place: Lee County, Virginia
Father's Name: Martin Collins
Mother's Name: Eliz Collins
Spouse's Father's Name: Chas Gibson
Spouse's Mother's Name: Ona Gibson
Marital Status: Single
Spouse's Marital Status: Single
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M86880-6 , System Origin: Virginia-EASy , GS Film number: 32441 , Reference ID: p14 #5

1870 Census - Arthur and Eliza
Name:Arthur Collins
Age in 1870:27
Birth Year:abt 1843
Birthplace:Hancock; TN
Home in 1870:Jonesville, Lee, Virginia
Post Office:Jonesville
Value of real estate:View image
Household Members:
Arthur Collins27
Eliza J Collins24
Sophrona Collins2
Martin Collins60
Elizabeth Collins68

Eliza was the widow of Arthur Collins.
Here is Isaac and Mrs. Eliza Collins Gibson with the children of her husband Arthur Collins in 1880
Name Age
Isaac Gibson 37
Eliza J. Gibson 34
Sarah M. Gibson 3
William H. Gibson 3m
Cyphroney Collins 10
Louesia Collins 8
Cinthia A. Collins 8
Arthur Collins 5

Carla Ledford posted tombstones of Isaac and wife Eliza last month on the Gibson page

Howard Gibson is a direct descendant of Isaac Gibson, he does not match Gibsons --- he tested 12 markers and matches 22 TRENTS at 12 markers Zero Distance.