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Thomas Gibb & Janet Grieve family, Scotland
Posted by: LaVerne Markart (ID *****3672) Date: April 10, 2009 at 10:59:51
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Thomas Hardie Gibb, b. 21 Feb 1816 in Leslie, Fife and
d. 8 Jan 1886 in Penicuik, Midlothian
son of John Gibb and Janet Hardie

Janet Grieve, b. 14 Mar 1813 in Markinch, and
d. 8 June 1855, Govan Parish, Lanarkshire (Typhoid)
daughter of Peter Grieve and Isabell Harvey

married 25 March 1837 in Markinch, Fife

JOHN b. 1837/38 in Markinch, died 11 Apr 1911 in Maryhill Dist., Lanarkshire
married MARY GOVAN 12 Jul 1861
don't know if they had any children - cannot find them 1871-1981 census. In 1901 Census, both John & Mary were living in household of Mary's sister, Margaret (Govan) Somerville in Maryhill Dist, Glasgow.

PETER GIBB b. 1838/39 in Markinch, Fife; d. 6 Oct 1907 in Campsie Parish, Stirlinshire (My ancestor)
married Elizabeth White Halden 29 June 1870 in Queenstown, County Cork, Ireland (Peter was Colour Sgt. 72nd Seaforth Highlanders and was stationed at Spike Island before being posted to India... 3 children at least born in India (East India Records), only one survived to 1881 census when the family had returned to Scotland.

ISABELLA GIBB b. 1845 in Markinch, d. 19 Feb 1916, District of Newcraighall, Midlothian
md to Andrew Naysmith 14 Nov 1876 in Penicuik

JANET (Jessie) GIBB b. 1849, d. 28 Jan 1917, Penicuik,
Married to James Ketchen 9 June 1871 in Penicuik

CHRISTINA GIBB b. 8 Dec 1850 and d. 18 June 1935, Penicuik
married to John M. Laoidlaw, 27 Aug 1880, Penicuik

AGNES GIBB b. 1852, d. 19 Aug 1933 Portobello Dist, Edinburgh, Midlothian
m. Daniel Ross 25 Jan 1878

JAMES GIBB b. 1853/54 in Markinch or Govan Parish, Lanark died 3 Aug 1904 in Parish of Cockpen, County of Edinburgh
married to Elizabeth Maitland Thomson, 25 Feb 1876

There was also a stillborn child April 1841 who was born and buried April 15h, and youngest child, Margaret Holywell Gibb, bor March 1855 in Lanarkshire and died 3 months later (in June 1855, which is also when her mother died of Typhoid)

Thomas married a second time in Sep 1856 to Jane Morrison and they had one child, Thomas Gibb b. Sep 1857 in Govan Parish, Lanarkshire (see separate posting on this board)

Will be happy to share the family information I have gathered on these Gibb relatives


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