Gibbs Family 5 Generations 1898

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Elizabeth Holmes Gibbs, 5 Generations of Kentucky family in 1898, after leaving Kentucky in prior decades. Holmes and Gibbs families among early pioneers of the Breathitt are to Eastern Kentucky. Samual Hanks Holmes served as US Postmaster

in Breathitt during the critical Civil War era and year of 1863 as previously mentioned

by another post from an online source of E. Ky. history.


Gibbs family moved from North Carolina to Ky. where Gibbs served in American Revolution.


From geneology research over last 5 years and this family photo.