James L. Gibbons1

(1894 - 2 August 1894)
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherWilliam Gibbons1 b. 1844, d. 5 Dec 1914
MotherBelinda Hope1 b. 1854, d. 17 Jun 1894
Birth1894 Ontario, Canada1 
Death2 August 1894 Ontario, Canada; Witness=William Gibbons1 
BurialAugust 1894 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row L, Plot 6.1 

Citations

  1. [S417] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

James Lawrence Gibbons1

(7 September 1869 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherJohn William Gibbons1 b. 1826, d. 25 Mar 1905
MotherMary McNally1 b. 1821, d. 5 Dec 1914
Birth7 September 1869 Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism5 October 1869 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were James and Ann Dillon.1 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.

James Lawrence Gibbons1,2

(14 September 1888 - 1892)
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherThomas Joseph Gibbons1 b. 14 Jul 1853, d. 1933
MotherMargaret Heffernan1 b. 1862, d. 1931
Birth14 September 1888 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism7 October 1888 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were Ellen Jane Keeney and James L. Gibbons.1 
Burial1892 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row G, Plot 6.2 
Death1892 Ontario, Canada; Witness=Thomas Joseph Gibbons, Witness=Margaret Heffernan2 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.
  2. [S417] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

James M. Gibbons1

(1901 - 1978)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001
FatherWilliam J. Gibbons1 b. Jul 1866, d. Apr 1927
MotherMary J. Kenney1 b. 1868, d. 1950
Birth1901 1 
Death1978 1 
Burial1978 St. Augustine's Catholic Cemetery, West Wawanosh Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S401] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Plot 15.

James Thomas Gibbons1

(1903 - 1940)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001
FatherJames F. Gibbons1 b. 1869, d. 1931
MotherJennie Agnes White1 b. 1872, d. 1942

Family

Child
Birth1903 1 
Burial1940 St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Cemetery, Elora, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; I'm assuming this is the son of James and Jennie since he is on the same tombstone. He also might be the twin of Genevieve since birthdates are both in 1903.; Witness=Jennie Agnes White1 
Death1940 1 

Citations

  1. [S344] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

Jennie Gibbons1

Last EditedJan 25, 2008
FatherLaurence Gibbons1
MotherEllen Ryan1

Family

Joseph O'Leary
Marriage26 November 1895 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; The witnesses were James O'Leary of Adjala and Ellen Gibbons of Gilford.; Principal=Joseph O'Leary1 
Birth Canada1 
Residence1895 West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada1 
Married Name26 November 1895 O'Leary1 
Marriage26 November 1895 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The witnesses were James O'Leary of Adjala and Ellen Gibbons of Gilford.; Principal=Joseph O'Leary1 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.

Johanna Elizabeth Gibbons1

ChartsDescendants of Luke Gibbons
(4 October 1881 - )
Last EditedJul 20, 2004
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherJames Anthony Gibbons1 b. 13 Jul 1849, d. 1910
MotherMargaret Ellen Marigold1 b. 6 Aug 1858
Baptism4 October 1881 St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Macton, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada2 

Citations

  1. [S341] Interview, unknown informant, 1999.
  2. [S405] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Page 11-187.

John Gibbons1

ChartsAncestors of Mary Ann Gibbons
Descendants of Luke Gibbons
(circa 1836 - 20 April 1883)
Last EditedFeb 28, 2017
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherPatrick Gibbons2 b. 16 Mar 1806, d. 26 Dec 1876
MotherBridget Burke b. c 1810, d. c 1838

Family

Elizabeth O'Callaghan b. 25 Oct 1843, d. 14 Apr 1922
Marriage8 October 1867 Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada; The marriage record states that John is the son of Patrick Gibbons and Bridget Burke and that he is 30 years old and living in Norwich, Ontario. Ellizabeth is the daughter of John Callaghan and Bridget Ryan and she is 24 years old and living in Ingersoll. The witnesses were Phillip Crotty and Mary Jane Kelly. The priest was Reverend G. Volkert. Interestingly the newspaper account gives a different date and church: "On the 17th instant, St. Mary's Church, by Rev. C. Volkert, John Gibbons of Norwich to Miss Elizabeth Callaghan of this town." from the Ingersoll Chronicle, Thursday, 24 October 1867.; Principal=Elizabeth O'Callaghan2 
Children
Name Variation John Henry Gibbons; John was known as "Henry", we're not sure if this was his middle name or a nickname. 
Birthcirca 1836 Ontario, Canada; Birthplace is listed as Ontario on daughter's death certificate and in the 1891 Census.3,4,2 
(Resident) Census11 January 1852 King Township, York County, Ontario, Canada; Listed as "Patrick Gibbins" (sic), a yeoman, born in Ireland, Catholic and who will be 48 years old on his next birthday. His family is living in a one story, log shanty. Neighbors are Sweeny & Daly. Listed with him:
Catherine, born Ireland, Catholic, 48 next birthday, female.
Children are listed as born in Canada, and Catholic, ages given are for next birthday.
John, 14.
James, 8.
Luke, 6.
Catherine, 4.
Ann, 2.; Principal=Patrick Gibbons5 
(Resident) Census14 January 1861 King Township, Ontario, Canada; Listed as "Patrick Gibbons", farmer, born Ireland, 58 year old male, (appears to say "R" under religion for Roman Catholic), married. Top of Census Sheet states: No. 1 - Bounded on North line between King & West Gwillimbury (two words unreadable), South by Lot 17, East by the centre line of 2nd Cons., West by center line of the 4th Cons. Neighbors are Creaser, Green, Chappel and Sweeney families. Living with him:
Catherine, born Ireland, female, age 56, married, also "R" under Religion column.
John, labourer, born Ireland, 22, male, absent from family.
James, born Upper Canada, 16, male, attended school.
Luke, born UC, 14, male, attended school.
Catherine, born UC, 12, female, attended school.
Ann, born UC, 10, female, attended school.; Principal=Patrick Gibbons6 
Notecirca 1862 When John got married, he was listed as living in Norwich. He must have moved there sometime between 1861 and 1867. Interestingly, Redmond Sage, had land there during this time. Redmond was married to Ellen O'Callaghan and John married her sister, Elizabeth. John might have been working for Redmond helping him clear the land and as a result met Elizabeth. 
Residence1867 Norwich, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada2 
Marriage8 October 1867 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada; The marriage record states that John is the son of Patrick Gibbons and Bridget Burke and that he is 30 years old and living in Norwich, Ontario. Ellizabeth is the daughter of John Callaghan and Bridget Ryan and she is 24 years old and living in Ingersoll. The witnesses were Phillip Crotty and Mary Jane Kelly. The priest was Reverend G. Volkert. Interestingly the newspaper account gives a different date and church: "On the 17th instant, St. Mary's Church, by Rev. C. Volkert, John Gibbons of Norwich to Miss Elizabeth Callaghan of this town." from the Ingersoll Chronicle, Thursday, 24 October 1867.; Principal=Elizabeth O'Callaghan2 
Occupation1871 Goldstone, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; John and Elizabeth had a store in Goldstone, Ontario in 1871. Their daughter, Mary, was two at the time. In the 1871 Wellington County Directory, John is listed as a grocer in Fergus.; Principal=Elizabeth O'Callaghan7
Gibbons Goldstone Store and Post Office
Occupationbetween 1 June 1873 and 20 April 1883 Goldstone, Peel County, Ontario, Canada; John was appointed Postmaster and continued in this position until his death in 1983.8 
Occupation1875 On John Patrick's birth certificate, John Henry is listed as an innkeeper, and in 1877, on Bridget's certificate, he is listed as a merchant.9 
Occupation1877 Goldstone, Ontario, Canada; John is listed as a hotelkeeper on Bridget Elizabeth's birth registration.10 
Occupation1879 Goldstone, Ontario, Canada; Around 1879, John and Elizabeth bought a store in Goldstone from a John Smith.; Principal=Elizabeth O'Callaghan11 
Land1 December 1882 Peel Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; In a document, dated 21 April 1987, it is stated that the land that was in possession of John at the time of his death, was sold to Mr. John Cragg on this date. John Gibbons' Will stated that the land was to remain in the possession of his wife, Elizabeth, and their three children for four years. At that time, the executors of his Will could sell the property if they thought prudent and divide the proceeds amongst Elizabeth and her three children (1/4 to each). The land was situated in Peel Township on Lot #13 in the 10th Concession and consisted of 3/8 acre (west angle of said lot and bounded by allowance for road between concessions number ten and eleven one hundred feet and the allowance for road between lots twelve and thirteen in concession number ten one hundred and eighteen feet and the remaining two sides by lines respectively parallel to said two allowances for each.) It appears that John bought the land with a mortgage of $350 on December 1, 1882. 
Religion1883 Roman Catholic.4 
Will22 February 1883 Goldstone, Ontario, Canada; Transcription of Will of John Gibbons:

I John Gibbons of the Village of Goldstone in the Township of Peel in the County of Wellington and Province of Ontario, Postmaster, Of the age of Forty-Six years being weak of Body but strong of Mind do make publish and Declare this to be my last Will and Testament - in manner following…

To Wit - My Estate and Property - I value at Twelve Hundred Dollars…

First: that my funeral charges and just debts and the charges attendant on the Execution of this my last Will and Testament - shall be paid by my Executors hereinafter named the residue of my Property and estate - I dispose of as follows.

Second: I give and bequeath to my Wife and children the use of my Estate and Property for the term of four years at the expiration of the said term of four years my Executers hereinafter named shall if they think it prudent - dispose of the property and divined it as follows - to my Wife Elizabeth Gibbons one fourth if she shall remain my Widow. To my Daughter Mary one fourth, to my Son John, one fourth to my Daughter Elizabeth, one fourth. Should my Wife marry again before the expiration of said term of four years then her share shall be divided equally among the remaining heirs. Should they disagree by any fault of theirs such as disobedience of the children to their Mother or cruelty of the Mother toward the children my executors shall then dispose of said Estate and Property and place my Children under the charge of my Sister Mary or some other Christian Guardian and when the youngest heir shall have arrived at the age of twenty one years then if any of my property shall remain after paying for their Education and instruction my Executors shall divide it equally amongst the living heirs. I wish it to be distinctly understood that the Organ in my House is not a portion of my property but said Organ belongs to my Daughter Mary.

Third: Should my Wife marry at any future time she shall then give up all control over my Children and my Executors shall then place them under some other Christian Guardian's care.

Fourth: Should it be necessary for my Wife and Children to leave this house it is my desire that my Executors shall then take charge of my children and place them under the care of some Christian Guardian.

Fifth: My Estate and Property - being composed of the North West corner of lot number Thirteen in the Tenth Concession of Peel containing one half acre more or less with store and house and stable thereon store goods and household furniture.

Sixth: It is my desire that my body shall be buried in Calvery Cemetery in Newmarket.

Seventh: I hereby name and appoint as my Executors for the administration of my part my brother Luke Gibbons of the Township of King in the County of York , my Brother James Gibbons of the Town of Ingersoll and my Sister Mary O'Brien of the county of Simcoe the above document containing one Sheet of folia is my last Will and Testament in witness Where of I have set my hand and affixed my seal this Twenty Second day of February in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred Eighty-three.

Signed: John Gibbons

Witness: Michael Gibbons (his mark)
Luke Gibbons

Accompanying front page:

I certify that the within Instrument is duly Entered and Registered in the Registry Office for the North Riding of the County of Wellington, in Book Z3 for the Township of Peel at 11:20 o'clock a.m. of the 25th day of March, A. D. 1886. Number 5600 and known as Book B. General Registry as No. 346. Signed by the Registrar.

Transcription by Patricia Balkcom, 26 July 2002.
12 
Death20 April 1883 Peel Township, Ontario, Canada; John died of consumption (TB) which he had for 3 years. He was 47 years old. The doctor listed on the death registration is Dr. Orton of Fergus, and the informant is Father Crinnon of Arthur.; Witness=Elizabeth O'Callaghan4 

Citations

  1. [S109] Letter, Dorothy Peters (granddaughter of Mathew Minogue) to Patricia Balkcom, March 10, 1981.
  2. [S388] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  3. [S154] Unknown volume, Death registration for Mary Ann (Gibbons) Monogue.: Informant for this source was Agnes Monogue., Office of Registrar General.
  4. [S320] Unknown volume, Death registration for John Gibbons: Registration #15 for County of Wellington, Division of Peel., 1883, Balkcom household.
  5. [S345] 1851 Census of Canada, online www.ancestry.com, Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns for 1851; Census Place: King, York County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C_11760; Page: 167; Line: 2 Ancestry Image #168-9.
  6. [S346] 1861 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com Operations Inc., King Township, York Enumeration District #8, Canada West (Ontario); Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1088. Ancestry Image #1320.
  7. [S942] Hamilton Directory, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada, 1871, p. 101.
  8. [S431] Web site: Library and Archives of Canada, online database for Postmasters.
  9. [S315] Unknown volume, Birth registration for John Patrick Gibbons: Registration #023456, 15 July 1875, Balkcom household.
  10. [S316] Unknown volume, Birth registration for Bridget Elizabeth Gibbons: Registration # 033802., 01 Sept 1877, Balkcom household.
  11. [S310] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient.
  12. [S465] John Gibbons Will: Book Z13, #5600 (on microfilm).

John Gibbons1

ChartsDescendants of Luke Gibbons
(15 February 1858 - 8 January 1923)
Last EditedNov 16, 2001
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherAnthony Gibbons1 b. c 1816, d. 27 Mar 1883
MotherMargaret Canavan1 b. c 1836, d. 14 Feb 1898
Birth15 February 1858 Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada2 
Death8 January 1923 According to Thomas Hunter's gedcom information, the cause of death was angina pectoris (heart disease).1 
BurialJanuary 1923 St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Macton, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; On same stone as Margaret and Anthony Gibbons, his parents. On one side the stone states:

IHS
In
Memory of
JOHN GIBBONS
Born Mar. 15, 1869
Died Jan. 8, 1923

1 

Citations

  1. [S342] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Balkcom household, Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont, United States, Section B2, Stone 14.
  2. [S341] Interview, unknown informant, 1999.

John Gibbons1

(1863 - 1959)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001

Family

Catherine O'Malley b. 1864, d. 1948
Marriage Principal=Catherine O'Malley2 
Birth1863 1 
Marriage Principal=Catherine O'Malley2 
Death1959 1 
Burial1959 St. Augustine's Catholic Cemetery, West Wawanosh Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S401] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Plot 18.
  2. [S401] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Plot 16.

John Gibbons1

(1838 - 11 February 1916)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001

Family

Margaret (?) b. 1844, d. 7 Jan 1912
Marriage Principal=Margaret (?)1 
Marriage Principal=Margaret (?)1 
Birth1838 2 
Birth1838 1 
Death11 February 1916 Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada1 
Burial1916 Old and New LaSalette Cemetery, Windham, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada; John and his wife, Margaret are buried in Row G, Plot 15.2 

Citations

  1. [S402] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Burial record.
  2. [S415] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, page 22.

John Gibbons1

(circa 1810 - )
Last EditedSep 2, 2001

Family

Ellen Fitzpatrick b. c 1810
Marriagecirca 1830 Principal=Ellen Fitzpatrick1 
Children
Birthcirca 1810 1 
Marriagecirca 1830 Principal=Ellen Fitzpatrick1 

Citations

  1. [S414] St. Paul's Catholic Church parish records, 83 Power Street, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A8. LDS Microfilm #1305632. Includes Baptisms 1833 - 1858 and Marriages and Burials 1833 -1850.

John Gibbons1

(22 November 1835 - )
Last EditedSep 2, 2001
FatherJohn Gibbons1 b. c 1810
MotherEllen Fitzpatrick1 b. c 1810
Baptism22 November 1835 St. Paul's Mission Church, Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; John and Walter were twins. The godparents for John were Patrick Macue and Mary Magill and the priest was Father McDonogh.1 

Citations

  1. [S414] St. Paul's Catholic Church parish records, 83 Power Street, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A8. LDS Microfilm #1305632. Includes Baptisms 1833 - 1858 and Marriages and Burials 1833 -1850.

John Gibbons1

(circa 1815 - )
Last EditedOct 14, 2001

Family

Mary Taylor b. c 1815
Marriagecirca 1835 In the baptismal record of the children, the marriage is described as illicit which usually meant a Catholic married a Protesant without permission of the Bishop.; Principal=Mary Taylor1 
Children
Birthcirca 1815 1 
Marriagecirca 1835 In the baptismal record of the children, the marriage is described as illicit which usually meant a Catholic married a Protesant without permission of the Bishop.; Principal=Mary Taylor1 

Citations

  1. [S414] St. Paul's Catholic Church parish records, 83 Power Street, Toronto, Ontario M5A 3A8. LDS Microfilm #1305632. Includes Baptisms 1833 - 1858 and Marriages and Burials 1833 -1850.

John Jack Gibbons1

ChartsDescendants of Luke Gibbons
(18 April 1886 - 13 August 1971)
Last EditedMar 11, 2010
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherLuke Gibbons2 b. 23 Apr 1846, d. 11 Dec 1941
MotherAnnie Menton2 b. 15 Aug 1854, d. 19 Jul 1931

Family

Clara Cain McHale
Marriage Principal=Clara Cain McHale1 
Birth18 April 1886 King Township, York County, Ontario, Canada3 
(Resident) Census5 April 1891 King Township, Ontario, Canada; "Luke Gibbons, male, 42, married, born Ontario, parents born Ireland, Catholic, farmer, has one employee, can read and write. In his household is:
Annie, 36, wife, born Ireland, parents born Ireland, can read and write.
John J., son, 4, born Ontario.
Frank, 1, son, born Ontario.; Principal=Luke Gibbons4 
(Resident) Census31 March 1901 King Township, Ontario, Canada; "Luke Gibbons, male, head, married, born 23 April 1849 in Ontario, 51, Irish, Canadian, Catholic, farmer, working on his own accord, can read, write and speak English. In his household:
Annie, wife, born 15 Aug 1854 in Ireland, 46, emigrated in 1863, Irish, Catholic, can read and write and speak English.
John J., son, born 08 April 1886 in Ontario, student for 10 months of the year.
Frank L., son, born 25 January 1890 in Ontario, 11, student for 10 months of the year.
Mary Florence, daughter, born 14 Nov 1890 (error) in Ontario, 8, attended school for 3 months of the year.; Principal=Luke Gibbons5 
Note John was married twice. First wife's name is thought to be Inez. He had a son from his first marriage who was mentally handicapped. His step-daughter from his first marriage married his sister Florence's son, ---- Paxton. John's second wife was from Newmarket and they settled there.2 
Residence13 December 1941 Richmond Hill, York County, Ontario, Canada; According to his father's obituary, one of his sons was living in Richmond Hill when Luke died. I believe that it was Jack being referred to.6 
Occupation On his gravestone, he is given the title of "Judge".1 
Marriage Principal=Clara Cain McHale1 
Death13 August 1971 Ontario, Canada2 
Burial1971 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Cemetery, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; in Plot D5.12 with his wife, Clara.1

Citations

  1. [S456] Ontario Genealogical Society, St. John Chrysostom Cemetery, Page 53.
  2. [S441] Unknown author, "Email message received by Pat Balkcom 29 June 2001 from Patricia Menton Cochran of Norwood, Ontario. Email address is e-mail address. She is a descendent of Annie Menton, wife of Luke Gibbons.," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S411] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient.
  4. [S193] 1891 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1891. Year: 1891; Census Place: King, York North, Ontario; Roll: T-6380; Family No: 66. Listing for Household of Luke Gibbons.
  5. [S387] 1901 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1901. Year: 1901; Census Place: King, York (north/nord), Ontario; Page: 8; Family No: 74. Listing for household of Luke Gibbons.
  6. [S451] Luke Gibbons - obit, 19 dec1941.

John Joseph Gibbons1,2,3

(1857 - 1936)
Last EditedNov 11, 2001
FatherJohn William Gibbons1 b. 1826, d. 25 Mar 1905
MotherMary McNally1 b. 1821, d. 5 Dec 1914

Family

Mary A. O'Keefe b. 19 Jun 1870, d. 10 Jan 1953
Marriagecirca 1900 Principal=Mary A. O'Keefe4 
Birth1857 Ontario, Canada2 
Marriagecirca 1900 Principal=Mary A. O'Keefe4 
Death1936 John was 78 years old when he died.1,2 
Burial1936 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row J, Plot 6.4 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.
  2. [S435] E-mail Message. Donna at e-mail address, 26 April 2001.
  3. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.
  4. [S417] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

John Patrick Gibbons

ChartsDescendants of Luke Gibbons
Descendants of John O'Callaghan
(22 March 1875 - 28 February 1931)
Last EditedMar 9, 2017
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherJohn Gibbons b. c 1836, d. 20 Apr 1883
MotherElizabeth O'Callaghan b. 25 Oct 1843, d. 14 Apr 1922
John Patrick Gibbons 1888
Birth22 March 1875 Goldstone, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; 023456-75 (Wellington Co) GIBBONS, John Patrick, m, b. 22 Mar 1875, father - John GIBBONS, Innkeeper/Merchant; mother - Elizabeth CALLAGHAN, infm - John GIBBONS, Goldstone, Peel Twp1,2,3 
Baptism24 March 1875 St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Macton, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; The sponsors were James and Sarah Gibbons and the officiating priest was L.A. Shiver.4 
Residence1891 469 Grey Street, London, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada; John is listed as living here with his mother, Elizabeth and stepfather, Patrick. He and his mother are listed as grocers.5 
Census9 April 1891 London, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada; John is listed as living with his parents and siblings, age 16, born in Ontario, and working as a printer news (newspaper?).6 
Residence1893 123 Horton Street, London, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada; John is listed as living here and working as a printer at the London Free Press.7 
Residence1897 He is mentioned in the 1898 Hamilton Directory.8 
Occupation John worked at a number of jobs in London and Hamilton. He was at various times a barman, hotel clerk, waiter, and cook. He was often sick and unemployed.9 
(Witness) Census17 April 1901 Hamilton, Wentworth County, Ontario, Canada; "Ellizabeth Quiglay, HH #127, white, female, widowed, born 16 October 1842, aged 58, born Ontario, Irish descent, R. Catholic, Canadian, worked as a nurse, and could read and write. Living with her:
John Gibbons, son, single, born 22 March 1875, born Ont., Catholic, can read and write, appears to say he worked as a music teacher.
Arthur Armstrong, son-in-law, aged 27, married, born 15 June 1873 in Ont., working as a grocery clerk, Catholic.
Elizabeth, daughter, married, born 21 October 1877, in Ontario, aged 23, Catholic, can read and write.; Principal=Elizabeth O'Callaghan10 
(Witness) Census6 June 1911 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; "Arthur Armstrong" HH # 22, at 211 Emerald St., born June 1873, in Ontario, married, aged 37, of English descent, Methodist, store clerk, worked 52 weeks in 1910, 70 hours per week, earned $670 in 1910, $1000 of life insurance. Living with him:
Elizabeth, wife, born Oct. 1877, born Ontario, aged 33, Canadian, Catholic, not working.
John Gibbons, brother-in-law, born March 1876, aged 35, Factory stocker, worked 52 weeks, 55 hours a week and earned $480 in 1910, $250 life insurance.
Elizabeth Quigley, mother-in-law, born Oct. 1842, in Quebec, aged 68, Irish descent, Canadian, Catholic , not working.; Principal=Arthur Armstrong11 
Note John never married and had problems with alcoholism. 
AddressFebruary 1931 John was living with his sister Lizzie and her husband Arthur Armstrong when he died. 
Obituary28 February 1931 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Obit states: "In this city, on Saturday February 28, 1931, John P. Gibbons, son of the late Mrs. E. Quigley. Funeral from the residence of his sister, Mrs. Arthur Armstrong, 211 Emerald Street north, Monday morning at 8:30, to St. Patrick's Cathedral. Interment in Holy Sepluchre Cemetery.12 
Death28 February 1931 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada12 
Burial2 March 1931 Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery, Burlington, Halton County, Ontario, Canada; John is buried in Section L, Lot 218. His name is inscribed on a large granite marker. His sister, Elizabeth, shares the plot but her name is not on the marker.13,12
Photographed June, 2015 by Patricia Balkcom

Citations

  1. [S193] 1891 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S315] Unknown volume, Birth registration for John Patrick Gibbons: Registration #023456, 15 July 1875, Balkcom household.
  3. [S431] Web site: the Ontario Vital Statistics Project listed at Rootsweb.
  4. [S390] Unknown volume, Baptismal record for John Patrick Gibbons from St. Joseph's Church in Macton. These records are currently kept in St. Mary's Church in Linwood.: John Patrick Gibbons, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Macton, Ontario, 24 March 1875., 24 March 1875, unknown repository.
  5. [S942] Hamilton Directory, London, Ontario, Canada; 1891.
  6. [S193] 1891 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, District #89, Subdistrict C, Ward 3, p. 16.
  7. [S942] Hamilton Directory, London, Ontario, Canada; 1893.
  8. [S942] Hamilton Directory, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; 1897.
  9. [S310] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient.
  10. [S387] 1901 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Ontario, Hamilton City, District 69, Sub-district 9, Ward 7, p. 13.
  11. [S387] 1901 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Ontario, East Hamilton, District 77, Sub-district 1, Ward 7, p. 2.
  12. [S493] Obit - John Gibbons, 28 February 1931.
  13. [S196] Unknown name of person unknown record type, Balkcom household, Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont, United States.

John R. Gibbons1

(1840 - 11 November 1915)
Last EditedAug 1, 2000

Family

Lemmendy (?) b. 1850, d. 7 May 1913
Marriagecirca 1870 Principal=Lemmendy (?)1 
Child
Birth1840 1 
Marriagecirca 1870 Principal=Lemmendy (?)1 
Death11 November 1915 Oxford County, Ontario, Canada1 
Burial13 November 1915 Ingersoll Rural Cemetery, Ingersoll, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada2 

Citations

  1. [S403] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S403] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Section C, Row Z, Plot 5.

John William Gibbons1,2

(1826 - 25 March 1905)
Last EditedNov 15, 2001
FatherThomas Gibbons b. 1794, d. 19 Dec 1855
MotherNancy Holleran2

Family

Mary McNally b. 1821, d. 5 Dec 1914
Marriage13 September 1852 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada; The witnesses were Laurence Gibbons and Honora McNally.; Principal=Mary McNally1 
Children
Note Could be a sibling of Anthony's since married in the same church. 
Birth1826 Ireland; This birthdate is based on the age of 79 on his tombstone.3,4 
Marriage13 September 1852 Roman Catholic Mission Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The witnesses were Laurence Gibbons and Honora McNally.; Principal=Mary McNally1 
Census1871 West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; John is listed as 45 years old, born in Ireland, Catholic and a farmer.5 
Land1881 Concession XIII, Lot 21, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; John owned 100 acres here also.6 
Land1881 Concession XI, Lot 21, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; John owned 100 acres here.6 
Anecdote1902 West Gwillimbury, Ontario, Canada; John and Mary celebrated theri golden weeing anniversary. The local newspaper reported that during the evening, "Mrs. John Gibbons sandg several songs, one of them entitled, 'Mary Melvin of the Shannon Side,' - a memory of their dear native land, Ireland.; Principal=Mary McNally2 
Death25 March 1905 Guilford, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; John died suddenly of apoplexy.; Witness=Mary McNally1 
BurialMarch 1905 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row J, Plot 6.1,4 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.
  2. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.
  3. [S348] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  4. [S417] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  5. [S370] 1871 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com Operations Inc., District 41 (Simcoe), Subdistrict B (Gwillimbury West township), Division 3, pg.47.
  6. [S381] County Atlas of Simcoe unknown file number, Online access through McGill University Library.
  7. [S435] E-mail Message. Donna at e-mail address, 26 April 2001.
  8. [S435] E-mail Message. Eileen Berger, Sacramento, California (great granddaughter of Margaret Gibbons), recieved 17 April 2001.

John William Gibbons1

(5 October 1877 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherWilliam Gibbons1 b. 1844, d. 5 Dec 1914
MotherBelinda Hope1 b. 1854, d. 17 Jun 1894
Birth5 October 1877 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism13 October 1877 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godfather was Patrick Gibbons.1 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.

John William Gibbons1

(25 June 1886 - 1962)
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherThomas Joseph Gibbons1 b. 14 Jul 1853, d. 1933
MotherMargaret Heffernan1 b. 1862, d. 1931
Birth25 June 1886 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism11 July 1886 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were John and Mary Gibbons.1 
Burial1962 Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Cemetery, West Gwillimbury, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Row G, Plot 6.2 
Death1962 2 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.
  2. [S417] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

Joseph Gibbons1

(15 July 1868 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherLawrence Gibbons1 b. c 1829, d. 30 Sep 1886
MotherMary O'Donnell1 b. 1830
Birth15 July 1868 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism9 August 1868 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were James and Ann Dillon.1 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.

Joseph Gibbons1

(19 March 1851 - 10 October 1923)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001

Family

Margaret Slattery b. 1860
Marriage Principal=Margaret Slattery2 
Marriage Principal=Margaret Slattery2 
Birth19 March 1851 Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada1,2 
Death10 October 1923 LaSalette, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada; The transcription of the tombstones states he died on 10 Oct 1922.1,2 
Burial12 October 1923 Old and New LaSalette Cemetery, Windham, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada2 

Citations

  1. [S402] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Burial record.
  2. [S415] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, page 24.

Joseph Gibbons1

Last EditedAug 7, 2001

Family

Julia Lynett
Marriage7 October 1907 Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada; The newspaper announcement states the following:
"A quiet but pretty wedding took place in St. Mary's Church, Richmond Hill, on Monday last, when Miss Julia Lynett, daughter of the late David Lynett, was united in marriage to Mr. Joseph Gibbons of this place. The ceremony was solemnized by Rev. Father Grand of Thornhill, in the presence of the most intimate friends of the contracting parties. Mr. and Mrs. Gibbons left on a short trip west and on their return will reside on Church Street in this town."; Principal=Julia Lynett1 
Marriage7 October 1907 St. Mary's Catholic Church, Richmond Hill, York County, Ontario, Canada; The newspaper announcement states the following:
"A quiet but pretty wedding took place in St. Mary's Church, Richmond Hill, on Monday last, when Miss Julia Lynett, daughter of the late David Lynett, was united in marriage to Mr. Joseph Gibbons of this place. The ceremony was solemnized by Rev. Father Grand of Thornhill, in the presence of the most intimate friends of the contracting parties. Mr. and Mrs. Gibbons left on a short trip west and on their return will reside on Church Street in this town."; Principal=Julia Lynett1 

Citations

  1. [S452] Aurora Banner, 11 Oct. 1907.

Joseph Earnest Gibbons1

(30 December 1884 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2001
FatherWilliam Gibbons1 b. 1844, d. 5 Dec 1914
MotherBelinda Hope1 b. 1854, d. 17 Jun 1894
Birth30 December 1884 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism8 February 1885 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were Patrick and Mary Gibbons.1 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.

Joseph Leonard Gibbons1

(17 September 1899 - 1985)
Last EditedFeb 28, 2017
FatherThomas L. Gibbons1 b. c 1858, d. 1923
MotherEllen Jane Keaney1 b. 1870, d. 1953

Family

Katherine Lucy Clarkson d. 1984
Marriage Principal=Katherine Lucy Clarkson2 
Child
Birth17 September 1899 Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism8 October 1899 St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church, Newmarket, York County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents were Laurence and Ellen Gibbons.1 
Marriage Principal=Katherine Lucy Clarkson2 
Death1985 2 

Citations

  1. [S392] St. John Chrysotom Parish Records, 1849-1910, Newmarket, King township, Ontario, Canada. LDS Microfilm # 1305825.
  2. [S457] Letter, Nancy O'Donnell to Al Pryor, 01 Nov 2001.

Joseph Luke Gibbons1

(1905 - 1911)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001
FatherJames F. Gibbons1 b. 1869, d. 1931
MotherJennie Agnes White1 b. 1872, d. 1942
Birth1905 1 
Burial1911 St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Cemetery, Elora, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; Witness=James F. Gibbons, Witness=Jennie Agnes White1 
Death1911 1 

Citations

  1. [S344] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

Joseph Myles Gibbons1

(20 August 1896 - )
Last EditedNov 6, 2001
FatherJames Gibbons1 b. 30 Jun 1858, d. 1937
MotherCarrie McNally1 b. 1872, d. 1941
Birth20 August 1896 Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada1 
Baptism20 September 1896 Our Lady of LaSalette Catholic Church, LaSalette, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada; The godparents for Joseph were Patrick and Sarah Gibbons.1 

Citations

  1. [S402] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

Joseph Patrick Gibbons1

ChartsDescendants of Luke Gibbons
(8 July 1863 - 17 February 1946)
Last EditedSep 16, 2006
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherMichael Gibbons1 b. c 1805, d. 1 Sep 1890
MotherMargaret Wilson b. 29 May 1819, d. Nov 1904

Family

Margaret Corcoran b. 21 Nov 1865, d. 2 Apr 1945
Marriage28 October 1891 Dunnville, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Margaret Corcoran2,3 
Children
Birth8 July 1863 Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada2,3 
Marriage28 October 1891 Dunnville, Haldimund County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Margaret Corcoran2,3 
Misc1896 Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada; Joseph left the family farm in 1896 and went to Toronto to become a streetcar conductor. The union movement was just getting under way in Ontario. Joe, a rank and file union member, spoke up at a confrontational meeting with management. Apparently his eloquence earned a settlement favorable to the workers, and a position as union business agent. He rose to an international executive position, then crossed into municipal politics, first being elected as an alderman, and then as a member of the board of control. He was appointed by fellow controllers to the Toronto Hydro Commission. He died in 1945, while serving as Chairman of Toronto Hydro.1 
Residence2 May 1897 25 Birch Ave., Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Margaret Corcoran4 
Occupation1900 Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; a conductor for the Toronto Railway5 
Residence1900 Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Joseph is listed as living with his widowed mother, Margaret. In the directory, Birch Ave. ran from 1196 Yonge Street to rear of avenue road in Ward 3.; Principal=Margaret Wilson5 
Residence1940 46 Kennedy Park Road, Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; This would have been a very nice neighbourhood in the 1940's. Joseph's two daughters are listed as living with him.6 
Note Mary Rushton, daughter of John McNamara and Kathleen Monogue remembers sleeping over at Joe's house in Toronto and riding in his chauffered limousine. 
Occupation1940 Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Chairman of Commisioners at the Toronoto Hydro Electric System6 
(Witness) Death2 January 1940 Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Principal=Marcella M. Gibbons7 
Death17 February 1946 Toronto, Ontario, Canada1,2 
Burial20 February 1946 Mt. Hope Catholic Cemetery, Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; Funeral was held at St. Cecilia's Roman Catholic Church.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S310] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient.
  2. [S311] Newspaper obituary for Joseph Patrick Gibbons, 18 Feb 1946.
  3. [S411] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient.
  4. [S431] Web site: the Ontario Vital Statistics Project listed at Rootsweb.
  5. [S942] Hamilton Directory, Wright's Directory of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1900.
  6. [S942] Hamilton Directory, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1940.
  7. [S341] Interview, unknown informant, 1999.

Kathleen Milvina Gibbons1

(1897 - 1922)
Last EditedNov 6, 2001
FatherJames F. Gibbons1 b. 1869, d. 1931
MotherJennie Agnes White1 b. 1872, d. 1942
Birth1897 1 
Burial1922 St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Cemetery, Elora, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada; I'm assuming this is the daughter of James and Jennie since she is on the same tombstone.; Witness=James F. Gibbons, Witness=Jennie Agnes White1 
Death1922 1 

Citations

  1. [S344] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address.