Full Name Rebecca Gibbs

Rebecca Gibbs was most likely related to the Gibbs family of BC, including Mifflin Gibbs (1823-1915), who was elected onto the Victoria City Council in 1866, becoming the first African-Canadian person to be elected into office in British Columbia.

For a more detailed biography and bibliography, see her entry in the Canada's Early Women Writers project.

Birth date c1808
Birthplace Philadelphia, PA
Death date 1873
Deathplace Victoria, BC
Alternate Names
Links Canada's Early Women Writers Project

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