Puffer Genealogy

Rev. Stephen Gibson, Jr.

Rev. Stephen Gibson, Jr.[1]

Male 1745 - 1812  (66 years)

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  • Name Stephen Gibson 
    Title Rev. 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 29 Mar 1745 
    Gender Male 
    FindaGrave Address:
    92675754 
    Died 12 Feb 1812 
    Buried Ashby, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20144  Puffers
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2017 

    Father Stephen Gibson, Sr.,   b. 6 Jun 1719, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1806  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Sarah Goss,   b. 13 Apr 1719, Lancaster, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1802  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1744 
    Family ID F9095  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Puffer,   b. 21 Feb 1747, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1815  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1766  Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Stillman Gibson,   b. 22 Aug 1781, Ashby, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1864, New Ipswich, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Abel Gibson,   b. 28 Jan 1784, Lake Champlain Settlement, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1820  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F9191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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    stephen gibson jr gs.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Minister at Ashley
      "He was a farmer in Ashby, and a prominent man in town affairs, holding the more important town offices.  In early middle life he accepted the Baptist belief, and became a lay preacher with little if any salary, but in later years he became Rev. Stephen Gibson.  He served in the Revolution." SOURCE: The History of New Ipswich, New Hampshire 1735-1914, Charles Henry Chandler, p 438

      He served as First Lt. under Captains John Jones and James Bennett, and Colonels James and Oliver Prescott, Massachusetts Militia. SOURCE: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution"

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 36.