George GIBBS

b. circa 1815, d. before 1871
Father*William GIBB(S) b. c 1786
Mother*Sarah BIRD b. c 1797
Note*George GIBBS

1841 Census:
Place: Cake Hill Cottage, Tonbridge, Kent
Ref: HO107/463/5
Name               Age     Sex     Occ     Born in County?
George GIBBS          25     M     Ag Lab     Yes
Philladolphia GIBBS     25     F     -     Yes
Sarah GIBBS          3     F     -     Yes
George GIBBS          1     M     -     Yes

1851 Census:
Place: Club House, Hollanden, Leigh, Tonbridge, Kent
Ref: HO107/1613/784/33-34
Name               Marr     Age     Sex     Birthplace     Occ     Rel
George GIBBS          M     36     M     Kent Tonbridge     Ag Lab     Head
Philadelphia GIBBS     M     32     F     Kent, Tonbridge     -     Wife
Sarah GIBBS          -     13     F     Kent, Tonbridge     Scholar     Daur
George GIBBS          -     11     M     Kent, Tonbridge     Scholar     Son
Elizabeth GIBBS          -     8     F     Kent, Leigh     Scholar     Daur
Ellen GIBBS          -     2     F     Kent, Leigh     -     Daur

There is an Ellen Gibbs in the 1861 census in Dartford working as a servant.
There is a marriage of an Elizabeth Gibbs in Sep Qtr 1860 in Dartford (spouse Benjamin Bennet)
but her father is given as John Gibbs.

Marriage Entry:
IGI has 03-Feb-1836 Tonbridge, Kent to Phillis Weller

Death Entries:
Dec Qtr 1859 Dartford 2a/15
Buried 06-Dec-1859, aged 45, Holy Trinity, Dartford

Birth*He was born circa 1815 at Tonbridge, Kent.1 
Marriage*He married Philadelphia WELLER, daughter of Levi WELLER and Sarah BUDGEN, on 3 February 1836 at Tonbridge, Kent.2 
Census*George GIBBS appeared on the census of June 1841 at Cake Hill Cottage, Tonbridge, Kent.3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in the household of Philadelphia WELLER at Leigh, Tonbridge, Kent.1 
Occupation*George GIBBS was Labourer in October 1851 at Cage Green, Tonbridge, Kent.4 
OccupationHe was Agricultural Labourer in September 1856 at Hadlow, Kent.4 
DeathHe died in 1859 at Dartford, Kent; Potential death entry: Dec Qtr 1859 Dartford 2a/15.5 
Death*He died before 1871.6 
OccupationHe was a Labourer (according to the marriage certificate of his daughter Frances) in May 1877.7 


Philadelphia WELLER b. 14 February 1819, d. circa 1890
Marriage*He married Philadelphia WELLER, daughter of Levi WELLER and Sarah BUDGEN, on 3 February 1836 at Tonbridge, Kent.2 
Last Edited2 Nov 2008


  1. Online image of the 1851 Census for England and Wales (,
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI) compiled by the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,, Version 2.5.0 (2005). Unknown cd.
  3. Online image of the 1841 Census for England and Wales (,
  4. Birth Certificate of Child ,.
  5. Index to BMD Registration Entry Starting in 1837, compiled by FreeBMD, Commenced 1998 (ongoing) "unknown cd."
  6. Online image of the 1871 Census for England and Wales (,
  7. Marriage Certificate of Child ,.