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William Gibson (1629-1684): London Quaker

William Gibson (1629-1684) was the father of William Gibson II (1668-1703) who was the father of George Gibson (1704-1761) who was the father of Thomas Gibson (1750-1784) who was the father of Samuel C. Gibson (1775-1864) was the father of Samuel Thompson Gibson (1812-1887) who was the father of Andrew Jackson Gibson (1845-1902) who was the father of Albert Gaines Gibson (1871-1922) who was … Continue reading

George Gibson (1704-1761): Irish Immigrant

George Gibson (born 1704, in Stewartstown, Ulster County, Ireland; died December 7, 1761, in Lancaster (now Cumberland) County, PA.) was an Innkeeper and immigrated from Northern Ireland in 1732, Antrium County.   Sources: Abstracts of Lancaster County, PA Wills 1732-1785, Willow Bend Books Westminster, MD 2000. third printing. p. 78 George’s parents may have been William Gibson … Continue reading

Will of Samuel Gibson (1775-1864)

Samuel C. Gibson (1775-1864) was the father of Samuel Thompson Gibson (1812-1887) who was the father of Andrew Jackson Gibson (1845-1902) who was the father of Albert Gaines Gibson (1871-1922) who was the father of Idabel Amanda Gibson (1892-1983) who was the mother of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. … Continue reading

The William Akers Family of England, Virginia and Kentucky

William Akers (abt. 1645-abt. 1702) was the father of William Akers II (abt. 1683- abt. 1751) who was the father of William Akers III (before 1706-1751) was the father of William E. Akers IV (about 1731-1834) who was the father of Daniel Akers (about 1779-1840) who was the father of Sarah Akers (about 1810-1865) who was the mother of Amanda J. Lambert (1831-1908) who was the mother of Caroline … Continue reading

William Akers III Descendants

William Akers III (before 1706-1751) was the father of William E. Akers IV (about 1731-1834) who was the father of Daniel Akers (about 1779-1840) who was the father of Sarah Akers (about 1810-1865) who was the mother of Amanda J. Lambert (1831-1908) who was the mother of Caroline Virginia Broce (1863-1938) who was the mother of Idabel Amanda Gibson … Continue reading

William Curtis Lambert

William Curtis “Curt” Lambert (1865-1931) was the brother of Sarah Ellen “Ella” Lambert (1870-1952) who was the mother of William Curtis Lambert “Curt” Williams (1892-1945) who was the father of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. OMAHA: THE GATE CITY and DOUGLAS COUNTY, NEBRASKA A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement ILLUSTRATED, VOLUME II Chicago: THE S.J. … Continue reading

William & Matilda Lambert Family Photo

The bearded gentleman seated in the front is William Merritt Lambert (1830-1908), who is the father of  Sarah Ellen Lambert (seated left) (1870-1952), who was the mother of William Curtis Lambert Williams (1892-1945), who was the father of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968), who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. I (Curt Bright) was named after my great-grandfather, William Curtis … Continue reading

Larry Martin: Digging the Past

Larry Martin is the uncle of Curt Bright. THE LAWRENCE DAILY JOURNAL-WORLD, KU Edition August 1986, Lawrence, Kansas DIGGING THE PAST For paleontologist Larry Martin, the fossil past offers the constant lure of Discovery by Nancy Smith, J-W Variety Editor  Photos by Mike Yoder             When Larry Martin, KU paleontologist, takes off on a field trip, … Continue reading

John Murphy, Sr.

John Murphy, Sr. (1738-1819) was the father of Pleasants Murphy (1786-1863) was the father of Ann Maria Murphy (1822-1909), who was the mother of Ann Elizabeth Pendleton (1843-1928), who was the mother of Albert Gaines Gibson (1871-1922), who was the father of Idabel Amanda Gibson (1892-1983), who was the mother of Jeanette Anne Williams (1921-1968), who was Curt Bright’s grandmother. The following is an email from Louis … Continue reading