Martha Gibbs (1887 - 1975)

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Martha Gibbs
1887 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
Martha Gibbs was born on October 10, 1887. She died in November 1975 at 88 years of age. We know that Martha Gibbs had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10011.


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Martha Gibbs died in November 1975 at 88 years old. She was born on October 10, 1887. We have no information about Martha's family. We know that Martha Gibbs had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10011.
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In 1887, in the year that Martha Gibbs was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

In 1896, by the time she was merely 9 years old, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1940, by the time she was 53 years old, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1952, when she was 65 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1975, in the year of Martha Gibbs's passing, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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Martha Simpole Gibbs
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Martha Euclede Gibbs
Dec 31, 1969 - Aug 4, 1991
Martha B Gibbs
around 1855 - Jan 17, 1902
Martha A Gibbs
around 1883 - Apr 7, 1935
Martha Gibbs
around 1916 - Nov 18, 1946
Martha E. (Mckinzie) Gibbs
Born: around 1954
Martha M. (Ballance) Gibbs
Born: around 1952

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Donna Gibbs
Oct 22, 1944 - Jul 1, 2010
Akron, NY
Alan M Gibbs
Dec 29, 1952 - Mar 7, 1983
Patricia A Gibbs
Jan 3, 1955 - May 21, 2008
Long Lake, NY
Elmina Gibbs
Jan 5, 1916 - Dec 11, 2000
Brooklyn, NY
Loretta M Gibbs
Aug 13, 1903 - Dec 15, 1995
Brooklyn, NY
Mollie S Gibbs
Jul 30, 1910 - March 1995
Toms River, NJ
Etta Gibbs
Mar 5, 1891 - March 1973
Camden Wyoming, DE
Janet Gibbs
Oct 13, 1909 - May 1983
Bronx, NY
Clifford Gibbs
Feb 5, 1902 - April 1974
New Lisbon, NJ
Ada Gibbs
Jun 4, 1896 - September 1982
Rita G Gibbs
Sep 9, 1920 - Feb 18, 2006
Jacksonville, FL
John J Gibbs
Feb 19, 1924 - Sep 28, 2005
Arthur Gibbs
Jan 11, 1918 - May 1977
Glens Falls, NY
Raymond A Gibbs
Dec 8, 1902 - Oct 5, 1992
Clinton, NY
Henry T Gibbs
Dec 4, 1929 - Jun 21, 1990
Walter Gibbs
Jan 5, 1938 - May 1985
Donald A Gibbs
May 8, 1937 - Apr 26, 2004
Lake Worth, FL
Shirley A Gibbs
Mar 17, 1941 - Feb 15, 2002
Mount Vernon, NY
Mary G Gibbs
May 10, 1941 - Oct 7, 2007
Monroe, NC
Fernande Gibbs
Oct 1, 1915 - February 1987
Springfield Gardens, NY

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