Margaret Mariah ERVIN ID#1044, b. 6 August 1815
Father*Col. William Ethelbert ERVIN1 b. 16 Aug 1780, d. 6 Nov 1839
Mother*Elizabeth DICK b. 6 Dec 1786, d. 10 Dec 1844
Birth*Margaret Mariah ERVIN was born on 6 August 1815. 
She was the daughter of Col. William Ethelbert ERVIN and Elizabeth DICK.1 
Married Name As of 4 February 1838,her married name was GIBSON. 
Marriage*Margaret Mariah ERVIN married Felix Frances GIBSON on 4 February 1838 in Lowndes County, Mississippi.2,3,1 
WillIn Col. William Ethelbert ERVIN's will dated 11 October 1839, Margaret Mariah ERVIN was named as an heir; Mentioned: Sons - John Milton, James Washington, Edwin Alexander, William, Daughters - Margaret Mariah Gibson, Jane Magdelen Ervin, Sarah Ann Ervin. Probate Book E, Page 482, Lowndes County, Mississippi. 
Census 1850She appeared on the 1850 census of Felix Frances GIBSON on 9 September 1850 in Matagorda Co., Texas.4

Census 1860*Margaret Mariah ERVIN was Head of Household on 23 August 1860 in Matagorda Co., Texas.5



Felix Frances GIBSON b. 4 Jun 1815, d. 19 Aug 1857

Sources (

  1. [S284] Ervin Family Birth, Marriage and Death Records from 1780 to 1857 estimated to have been written in 1857 and is in very poor, but readable condition. Passed down by my great grandmother Virginia Antionette Ervin's family after she died in 1890., Personal Collection - original documents.
  2. [S53] The Commercial Dispatch Newspaper - Columbus, Mississippi - microfilm copies at Columbus Library.
  3. [S76] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935,
  4. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  5. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
Last Edited3 Mar 2016