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Frances Gibson

b. about 1806


Frances Gibson was born about 1806.1,2


FatherJames Gibson (b. about 1784)
MotherElizabeth Nepp (b. about 1784)

Family life

George Elliott and Frances Gibson were married about 1830.3 Married on 9 April 1862 in Gulargambone, NSW, Australia. Frances signed with her mark2,4

Children with George Elliott (b. about 1808, d. about 1853)

SonJames Elliott (b. about 1832, d. after 1854)
SonGeorge Elliott (b. about 1835, d. after 1854)
DaughterEmma Mary Elliott+ (b. 17 October 1835, d. 12 December 1931)

Partner with Alexander Pirie (b. about 1807, d. after 9 April 1862)


Frances Gibson immigrated on 2 October 1855 to Sydney, NSW, Australia. SS "Hilton"5,6,7


Frances Gibson died on 12 January 1870 in Quambone, NSW, Australia. dropsy||She died at Bokemah, a property on Merri Merri Creek owned by Mary A Dingwell. Her daughter and son-in-law (Emma and William Kemp) were living and working there at the time.4 She was buried on 14 January 1870 in Quambone. She was buried at Bokemah, a property on Merri Merri Creek.4


  1. [S478] Government Deposit Journal: Frances Gibson and children, Government Deposit Journal, Kingswood; Archives Office of NSW. Hereinafter cited as GDJ: Frances Gibson and children.
  2. [S685] Marriage Certificate, Alexander Pirie and Frances Gibson, 9 April 1862, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW. 1862/1846 56.
  3. [S479] Joan McKenzie, Gibson's Way, 24 Zoccoli Street Coonamble NSW 2829: Joan McKenzie, 1993, p 111.
  4. [S686] Death Certificate, Frances Pirie, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1870 No 3353.
  5. [S479] Joan McKenzie, Gibson's Way, 118.
  6. [S471] "RR: Kemp Family Group Sheets by Lorraine Voigt", 29 Jan 1991, Lorraine Voigt (5 Kenworth Street Brassall Qld 4305), to James Fleming (Sydney); Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  7. [S460] Death Certificate, Emma Kemp, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1931 No 19973.
Last Edited21 August 2018