Posted by: Wallace Lowe (ID *****1094)
Date: May 12, 2005 at 20:04:58
About 1780, John LOW - Royal Garrison Battalion, married Frances _______?
About the same time a marriage was recorded of Thomas LOW marrying Frances KING.
Believe John and Thomas may be same person.
Would like all information on KING FamiliesHistory.
Bermuda Settlers – 17th Century
By Julia E. Mercer
LOW, Mary (Mrs.) pg. 172
LOWE, (?) pg. 121
Dorothy pg 121
Elizabeth pg. 115
Elizabeth (Mrs.) pg. 121
Matthew pg. 206
Nathaniel pg. 121
Early Bermuda Wills
John – will of 1774 and wit of will 1781
19th Cen. Church registers of Bermuda – by Hallett
St. George’s groom marriages
Lowe, Edward James ba of St. G. married Casey, Eva Theodosia sp. Of St. G. in 1875 on Dec. 9 – comment: Methodist at Dockyard Ireland Island, not signed.
Methodist groom marriages
Lowe, Edward* bachelor of St. Georges married Finch, Latitia Jane** widow of St. Georges – Sept. 1, 1868 – comment: *full age, labourer, son of John - **full age, daughter of George Wright.
Early colonists of the Bahamas – by Hallett
Pg 49 – Census of 1740 – List of the families at Eleuthera.
LOWE, John and wife Elizabeth
LOWE, Gideon, wife Martha, girls: Elizabeth and Martha
LOWE, Matthew, wife Sarah, Thomas (single man), Mary (woman) and Frances (girl)
From my own family tree branches……….GIBBONS – GIBSONTREES
Descendants of ROBERT THOMAS CLIFTON KING
Generation No. 1
1.ROBERT THOMAS CLIFTON1 KINGHe married ETHEL MAUDE IRENE GIBBONS, daughter of BENJAMIN GIBBONS and CORDELIA HAYWARD.She was born 13 Sep 1882 in bap.Nov.5, 1892-Dev.(ch.reg.pg. 378).
Children of ROBERT KING and ETHEL GIBBONS are:
i. KENNETH2 KING.
ii. MARIAN KING.
iii. HELEN KING.
iv. CLYDE A. KING.
v. EETTIE KING.
vi. FRANK HILL KING.
vii. NELLIE PAULINE KING.
viii. WINIFRED KING.
Descendants of THOMAS KING
Generation No. 1
Child of THOMAS KING is:
2. i. CAROLINE JERVIS2 KING, b. 1858, Hamilton Parish, Bermuda; d. 13 Apr 1886, St. Georges, Bermuda.
Generation No. 2
2.CAROLINE JERVIS2 KING (THOMAS1) was born 1858 in Hamilton Parish, Bermuda (Source: 19th Century Church Register of Bermuda, 209, burial: Sept. 12, 1858.), and died 13 Apr 1886 in St. Georges, Bermuda (Source: Bermuda Index, 477.).She met JAMES HENRY GIBSON 03 May 1877 in St.Georges, Bermuda. (Source: 19th Century Church Register of Bermuda, Methodist marriages.), son of JOHN GIBSON and ANN GIBBONS.He was born 26 May 1856 in sT. Georges, Bermuda.
Marriage Notes for CAROLINE KING and JAMES GIBSON:
Caroline........19 yrs.old at marriage......spinster......daughter of Thomas King.
James...........21 yrs.old at marriage......bachelor of Hamilton Parish,Bda.....farrier....son of John William Gibson.
Children of CAROLINE KING and JAMES GIBSON are:
i. GEORGE MITCHELL3 GIBSON, b. 19 Oct 1881, bap. Jan.19,1882.Ham.Par.Methodist pg.1213..
Notes for GEORGE MITCHELL GIBSON:
At his baptism......19th cen.ch.reg......reads, fathers name as James 'A' Gibson....farmer/Crawl !
ii. LUCY ANN FARRINGTON GIBSON, b. 13 Jan 1886, bap.Apr. 1, 1886,methodist,pg.1213 ch.reg.bk..
Cheers from Judy in Bermuda.