Buckinghamshire, listed in the Great Domesday Book of 1086, and the surname may have been taken on from the place name.
Early Origins of the Gib family
England, where a Ralph Gibiun (or Gibbewin) was on record in the Pipe Rolls of Oxfordshire in 1176. Geoffrey Gibewin (Gibwin) was listed several times in Curia Regis Rolls, in Somerset in 1196, in Northamptonshire in 1208, and in Buckinghamshire in 1213. A Gibbe de Huckenhale was on record in the Pipe Rolls of Northamptonshire of 1179.
Early History of the Gib family
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Gib Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gibbon, Gibbons, Gib, Gibb, Gibbs and others.
Early Notables of the Gib family (pre 1700)
Norfolk in 1513; Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625), English composer and organist at Westminster Abbey; Ellis Gibbons (1573-1603), an English composer...
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Migration of the Gib family to Ireland
Some of the Gib family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
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Migration of the Gib family to the New World and Oceana
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Gib Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Gib Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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