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, USA
Death date 1873
Deathplace Victoria, BC
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