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GIBB BIBLE

This is transcribed from the LCGS newsletter, April, 1989. The Bible was described as being in the Perth Museum. Editorial comments are in [square brackets].
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Margaret                 Gibb born 7th April, 1814
Jane                     Gibb born 26 March, 1815 - died 16 April, 1827
Alexander                Gibb born 9 April, 1816 - died May 5th, 1895
William                  Gibb born 18 July, 1817 - died 10th May, 1823
James Low                Gibb born 17th Sept. 1819. Died 27th Decr, 1873
John                     Gibb born 3 Decr, 1821 died Decr, 27, 1890
Sophia Henrietta         Gibb born 6 November 1823 died June 30th, 1902
Clementina William [sic] Gibb born 10 Nov 1825 died Dec 22, 1902
Isabella Mackenzie       Gibb born 8 Jany, 1829
Jacobina Farmer          Gibb born -- April, 1831
Jane Anderson            Gibb born 6 April, 1833 died June 2/188(6?)
William Purvis           Gibb born 6 Decr., 1835 died Dec '86
Susanna Brown            Gibb born 17 July 1838 died Feb 27th 1882

On a loose sheet tucked into the same Bible . . .

Jane Anderson Gibb married Andrew Wilson Bell
1.  Margaret Hope Bell - married - Peter McRae - May 7th, 1884
                        both drowned July 2nd, 1896
2.  Clementina Sophia [sic] Bell 
                            married Alfred Ernest Tripp, October 3rd, 1894
3.  Jane Isabella Bell -
                     1. Ivan Leslie Bell McRae
                        b. Dec 3rd. 1887, drowned July 2, 1896
                     2. Margaret Hope McRae - born Oct. 13, 1892
                        Alfreda Jane Sydney Tripp - born October 15th, 1895

[Note November, 1999 : LCGS member Malcolm Sissons writes: " . . . In 
reviewing the bibles, the Gibb bible is shown with entries for TRIPP 
but this should be FRIPP. My grandmother, Margaret Hope Bell, was raised 
by Senator Fripp and her aunt Clementina in Ottawa."]

Alexander Gibb
Florence Jane Gibb born April 6th, 1885
Susanna Sophia Isabella Gibb born December 11th, 1886
Mae Purvis Gibb
James Law [sic] Gibb born 1880
Margaret Jane Stirling Gibb born 1885
[For clarification of some of the above names, see the BELL-GIBB Bible]
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