James George GIBSON

Date of Birth: 
c 1838
Date of Death: 
29 May 1895

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.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
James George Gibson, James Gibsone, Elizabeth Anne Shepherd, Elizabeth Ann Collins, Cyrus Japhia Coatsworth Collins, Mary Collins, James Wakefield Gibson, Mary Elizabeth Gibson, Jane Collins Gibson, Henry Milner Gibson, Frances Shepherd Gibson.