Elsie Viola Gibson

F, b. 21 May 1890, d. 1918
Father*George Geary Gibson b. 17 Jan 1847, d. 6 May 1940
Mother*Alphretta Binnix b. 9 Aug 1851, d. 15 Feb 1940
     Elsie Viola Gibson was born on 21 May 1890 at Brooklyn, NY. She was the daughter of George Geary Gibson and Alphretta Binnix. Elsie Viola Gibson appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of George Geary Gibson at Brooklyn, Kings, NY, USA; Rife Maker.1 Elsie Viola Gibson appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 in the household of George Geary Gibson at 466 E. 186 St, Bronx, NY, USA; William Sutton listed as a boarder just before he married Georgetta.

George Geary was a tinsmith working at the Navy Yard.

Nellie designer of childrem hats factory.

Georgetta was a stenographer at hardware.

Elise was a typist at hardware

Fanny was an operator at childrens dress factory.

William Sutton was a salesman at silk importers.

They rented a house- now its condos or apartments (2015).

George stated his father born in VA.2 Elsie Viola Gibson married Herbert Alvah Butler, son of Simeon Andrews Butler and Ella Gertrude Brown, circa 1915. As of 1915,her married name was Butler. Elsie Viola Gibson was buried in 1918 at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, Queens, NY. She died in 1917 in the great Flu Epidemic during WWI. Married Herbert Butler – no children. in 1918. She died in 1918 at New York, NY.


Herbert Alvah Butler b. 21 May 1888, d. 16 Nov 1955


  1. [S67] 1900 Federal Census Census,.
  2. [S65] 1910 Federal Census.