John was born on 6 APR 1843, the son of John Gibbens Sr. and Rhoda Antrim. The place is not known.
He died on 8 FEB 1928. The place is not known.
His wife was Clara Hicks. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. They had no known children.
|Birth||6 APR 1843|
|Death||8 FEB 1928|
John Gibbons II enlisted in the Civil War on September 5, 1861. He served Company H, 31st Regiment of the Indiana Infantry. He saw extensive action through the South and was twice wounded - April 6, 1862, during the Battle of Pittsburgh (also called Shiloh), Tennessee, he received a shot in the arm. On October 1, 1864, he was promoted to Corporal. He was discharged December 8, 1865 at Victoria, Texas. He married Clara Hicks while on furlough from the war.
|Source:||Adjutant General of the state of Indiana|