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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Joel Wingfield Terrell Gibson[1, 2]

Male 1842 - 1917  (74 years)


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  • Name Joel Wingfield Terrell Gibson 
    Joel W T Gibson Biography
    Joel W T Gibson Biography
    Memoirs of Georgia, (Atlanta, Georgia: The Southern Historical Association, 1895)
    Born 28 Feb 1842  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1861 
    Enlisted in Company D, Georgia Phillips' Legion Infantry Battalion on 15 Jun 1861. Mustered out on 15 Aug 1863. Transferred to Company Slaten's, Georgia Macon Light Artillery Battery on 15 Aug 1863. 
    Veterans: Confederate
    Veterans: Confederate
    Had the South in her border
    A hero to spare,
    Or a heart at her altar,
    Lo! its life's blood was there!
    And the black battle-grime
    Might never disguise
    The smile of the South
    On the lips and the eyes
    Of her barefooted boys!
    Died 8 Feb 1917  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Joel Wingfield Terrell Gibson
    Findagrave memorial for Joel Wingfield Terrell Gibson
    Created by: Judy K. Brantley/Wilson
    Record added: Mar 14, 2009
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 34805023
    Person ID I14071  Dickinson
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2018 

    Father Jacobus Gibson,   b. 1805, Oglethrope County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Sarah Freeman,   d. 1851 
    Family ID F7125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa Jane Faver,   b. 9 Oct 1837, Wilkes County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1910, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married Aug 1867  [1
    Children 
     1. Ada Gibson,   b. 16 May 1868, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1895, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mary Gibson,   b. 16 Jul 1869, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1943, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
     3. Brenda Gibson,   b. 17 May 1871, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1956, Smith's Station, Lee, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     4. Joel Jacobus Gibson,   b. 18 Jun 1873, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1900, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
     5. Sarah Gibson,   b. 30 Nov 1874, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1913, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [Birth]
     6. Harriet Gibson,   b. 17 Mar 1876, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1903, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)  [Birth]
    +7. John Sanders Gibson,   b. 20 Mar 1878, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1919, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     8. Caroline Louisa Gibson,   b. 31 Mar 1882, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1971, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F4259  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Feb 1842 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1917 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Hill Cemetery, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S100034] Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years, Mary Gibson Jones and Lilly Reynolds, (Atlanta, Georgia: Stein Printing Co., 1928), 681.

    2. [S009920] Memoirs of Georgia, (Atlanta, Georgia: The Southern Historical Association, 1895), 1: 537.