Wyoming State Archives WPA Federal Writers Project Files
Wyoming WPA Biographical File regarding Fred Gibbs
WPA Bio 1411
Gibbs, Fred - Biographical information for Fred O. Gibbs; "Funeral Held Wednesday for Fred Gibbs at Laramie", no source, n.d.
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born: Jun. 16, 1883, at Huntersville (N. C.)
arrived Wyoming (1901)
". . . ranching at North Albany and near Wheatland"
". . . settled on homestead [about 40 miles northeast of] Rock River
Gibbs, Mrs. Harriet Gillespie (wife, born: ? - married: ? - died: ? - buried: ?)
children: Frederick and Virginia
died: May 31, 1936 (age: 52) , in Wheatland hospital - kicked in the head by a horse at his ranch
funeral: Jun. 3, 1936, Union Presbyterian Church services in Stryker Mortuary at Laramie
burial: at Green Hill Cemetery (Plot: Row T, Lot 52, Space 7 - Memorial ID: 77641161) at Laramie