Second Generation

2. John2 Gibson (Isaac1) was born in Medina Co, Ohio August 12, 1813. John died February 7, 1901 in Darke Co. Ohio, at 87 years of age.

He married Margaret Rose in Medina Co, Ohio, April 4, 1837. Margaret was born in Virginia 1819. Birth state is given as Ohio and Virginia in the census records.

Margaret died July 19, 1896 in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio, at 77 years of age. In the 1850 census Wabash Twp Darke Co Ohio page 267, John (age 33) is recorded with Margaret (age 30), Samuel (age 10), Susannah (age 8), Hopkins (age 7), Isaac (age 3), John (age 5), and Henry (age 6m). John is noted as a farmer and all births are Ohio.

In the 1860 census Allen Twp Darke Co Ohio page 286, (if you look this one up looks at the last page of Wabash Twp and the first page of Allen Twp, the family is split between the two) John (age 42) is recorded with Margaret (age 40), Samuel (age 20), Susan (age 19), Hopkins (age 17), John (age 15), Isaac (age 13), Henry (age 10), Ezekial (age 6), William (age 2) and Jonathan (age 2). John is noted as a farmer and all births are Ohio except Margaret is Virginia.

In the 1870 census North Star P.O. Wabash Twp Darke Co Ohio page 357, John (age 56) is recorded with Margaret (age 50), Henry (age 21), Ezekial (age 16), William (age 12) Jonathan (age 12) and Margaret (age 9). John is noted as a farmer and all births are Ohio. Right next door is his son Isaac and the next door is probably his brother and family Jonathan Gibson.

In the 1880 census Allen Twp Darke Co Ohio page 41, John (age 66) is recorded with Margaret (age 60), and Margaret (age 19). John father was born in Ireland and mother in PA.

John Gibson and Margaret Rose had the following children:

child 3 i. Samuel3 Gibson was born in Wabash Twp., Darke Co., Ohio December 3, 1837. Samuel died 1928 at 90 years of age. He married Nancy Joseph March 20, 1860. Nancy was born Illinois 1838.

child 4 ii. Susannah Gibson was born in Wabash Twp., Darke Co., Ohio 1841.

child 5 iii. Hopkins J Gibson was born in Wabash Twp., Darke Co., Ohio November 20, 1842. Hopkins died October 24, 1908 in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio, at 65 years of age. He married Sarah E unknown in Darke Co. Ohio, 1864. Sarah was born in Medina Co, Ohio November 15, 1848. Sarah died February 23, 1920 at 71 years of age. buried in Shook Cemetery, Darke Co. Ohio In the 1900 census Allen Twp Darke Co Ohio, page 37, Hiplin (age 57) is recorded with his wife Sarah (age 51), Samuel (age 21), Janes (age 15) and Alva (age 12). They have been married for 36 years and have had 5 children.

child 6 iv. John Nicholas Gibson was born in Wabash Twp., Darke Co., Ohio November 3, 1844. John died March 14, 1925 in Darke Co. Ohio, at 80 years of age. He married Regenia Margaret Houk in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio, October 1, 1868. Regenia was born in Arcanum, Darke Co, OH December 16, 1850. Regenia died October 19, 1924 in Arcanum, Darke Co, OH, at 73 years of age. buried in Shook Cemetery, Darke Co. Ohio.

child + 7 v. Isaac Newton Gibson was born July 1847.

child 8 vi. Mary E Gibson was born in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio about 1848. Mary died about 1848 in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio. Apparently lived for only about 17 months.

child 9 vii. Henry B Gibson was born in Wabash Twp., Darke Co., Ohio December 25, 1849. Henry died December 4, 1934 at 84 years of age. He married Martha Jane Ford in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio, April 3, 1873. Martha was born about 1850. Martha died March 31, 1908 at 57 years of age.

child 10 viii. Ezekiel Gibson was born in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio October 1854. Ezekiel died 1934 in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio, at 79 years of age. He married Margaret McDowell in Darke Co. Ohio, January 10, 1877. Margaret was born in Mercer Co, Ohio September 25, 1857. Margaret died April 12, 1926 in Darke Co. Ohio, at 68 years of age.

child + 11 ix. Jonathon Gibson was born November 15, 1858.

child 12 x. William Gibson was born in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio November 15, 1858.

child 13 xi. Margaret Gibson was born in Allen Twp, Darke Co, Ohio 1861. She married George Marker. George was born about 1860.

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