Myrl DeForest Gibbs

(1888-)
FatherGeorge DeForest Gibbs (1861-1913)
MotherIda Elizabeth Sackett (1862-1904)
Myrl DeForest Gibbs, son of George DeForest Gibbs and Ida Elizabeth Sackett, was born in New Lyme, Ashtabula County, OhioG, on 1 May 1888.1,2,3,4 He married in Lenox, Ashtabula County, OhioG, on 4 January 1914, Freda Amber Ritter.3 Freda was born in LenoxG on 6 November 1886.3
     In 1900 Myrl was living in New Lyme, OhioG, in the household of his parents DeForest and Ida, and was recorded in the census as Merle D Gibbs, at school, aged twelve and born in Ohio.5
     In 1910 he was living in New LymeG in the household of his father George and stepmother Densie, and was recorded as Myrl D Gibbs, a college student, aged 21.6
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. Thurmon King's database, 2034 Myrl DeForest Gibbs.
  2. Census.
  3. "US Sons of the American Revolution membership applications", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Myrl DeForest Gibbs, s. George DeForest Gibbs and Ida Elizabeth Sackett, b. 1 May 1888, New Lyme, Ohio, m. 4 Mar 1914, Lenox, Ohio, Freda Amber Ritter, b. 6 Nov 1886, Lenox."
  4. "Ohio, County Births, 1841–2003", digital image, FamilySearch, "Gibbs, Myrl DeForest, b. New Lyme, Ashtabula County, Ohio, 1 May 1888, father George DeForest Gibbs farmer b. Ashtabula County, mother Ida Elizabeth Sackett b. Ashtabula County. (Ashtabula County Court, correction of birth record, 23 Feb 1942. Applicant, Myrl DeForest Gibbs, of Jefferson, Ohio, represents that registration of birth has not been properly and accurately recorded in birth records of Ashtabula County.)."
  5. 1900 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 1238; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0031; FHL microfilm: 1241238
    New Lyme, Ashtabula County, Ohio, 4 Jun 1900
    Gibbs, G DeForest, head, b. Aug 1861, 38, m. 14y, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, farmer, home owned freehold
    Gibbs, Ida E, b. Mar 1862, 38, m. 14y, 5 ch, 4 living, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Gibbs, Merle D, son, b. May 1888, 12, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, at school
    Gibbs, Carl C, son, b. Jan 1890, 10, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, at school
    Gibbs, Ivan D, son, b. Nov 1893, 6, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, at school
    Gibbs, Lucile M, dau, b. Aug 1896, 3, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Peck, Lydia M, boarder, b. May 1880, 20, single, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, teacher dis school.
  6. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_1152; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0038; FHL microfilm: 1375165
    New Lyme, Ashtabula County, Ohio, 18/19 Apr 1910
    Gibbs, George D, head, 48, m2. 3y, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, farmer, general farm, employer, home owned freehold
    Gibbs, Densie A, wife, 40, m2. 3y, 3 ch, 1 living, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Gibbs, Myrl D, son, 21, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH, student, college
    Gibbs, Carl C, son, 20, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Gibbs, Ivan D, son, 16, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Gibbs, Lucile M, dau, 13, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH
    Gibbs, Hazel E, dau, 2, b. OH, father b. OH, mother b. OH.
Generation.Tree9Q.3a
Sackett line8th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited10 November 2017