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Æmilia Gibbes (Irving)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Jamaica
Death: Died in London, Greater London, UK
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Irving the Elder and Elizabeth Motte Irving
Wife of Francis Blower Gibbes
Mother of Frances Gibbes; James Irving Gibbes; Elizabeth Motte Jackson; Capt. Francis Blower Gibbes; John Gibbes and 2 others
Sister of James Irving, II; William Irving; John Beaufin Irving; Jacob Æmilius Irving; Robert Æmilius Irving and 1 other

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About Æmilia Gibbes

Aemilia, born 14th November, 1751,* had offended her father. She had married on 10th March, 1772, against his will, Francis Blower Gibbes, a gentleman residing at Millenium Hall in St. James, she ran away with him and her father was greatly incensed, showing great violence on the occasion, and never forgave her. Mr. Gibbes lived at Millenium Hall about five or six miles from Ironshore towards the interior. James, her father, had forbidden this marriage, but Gibbes came to Ironshore and carried away Aemilia. Her father was very angry and pursued them with pistols, it was said to Millenium Hall, the bride and bridegroom escaping at the back of the house. Aemilia died in London on 17th May, 1809.

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Æmilia Gibbes's Timeline

1751
November 14, 1751
Jamaica
1772
March 10, 1772
Age 20
Hanover Parish, Jamaica
1773
June 27, 1773
Age 21
Jamaica
1773
Age 21
Jamaica
1775
1775
Age 23
Jamaica
1779
1779
Age 27
1780
August 21, 1780
Age 28
1782
June 6, 1782
Age 30
Jamaica
1784
1784
Age 32
Jamaica
1809
May 17, 1809
Age 57
London, Greater London, UK