James George GIBSON
James was born at Maidstone, Kent England.
He married Elizabeth Collins (born at maidstone in 1836) In a Southward, Surrey Registry Office in 1861.
They had three sons & three daughters. Two died in infancy in England & two very young in New Zealand.
The family migrated to NZ on the "Douglas" in 1874, arriving at Wellington.
In England James was a mercantile clerk & a railway porter. In NZ he was a labourer.
James was killed in an accident at the State Farm in Levin when a tree fell and a limb caught him.
It is not known where he was buried.