Memorable Manitobans: Henry Adolphus Gibson (1857-1934)
Farmer, land agent.
Born in the Channel Islands on 7 January 1857, he emigrated to Canada in 1883 with his wife Fannie Augusta Croll (?-?) and resided at Winnipeg for over 40 years. They had seven children: Millicent Caroline Gibson (1882-?, wife of Daniel J. Ferguson), Evelyn Bertie Gibson, Gladys Una Gibson (1889-?), Cuthbert Montague Gibson (1890-1934), Aubrey Ritherdon Gibson (1894-?), and Cyril Leslie Gibson (1896-?). He retired to Los Angeles, California around 1929 where he died on 13 September 1934 and was buried.
Birth registrations, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
1901 and 1911 Canada censes, Automated Genealogy.
“Deaths and funerals,” Winnipeg Free Press, 28 September 1934.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 7 March 2020
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