- The 1878 Maryland Directory lists Gibson Smith as proprietor of the National Hotel in Liberty, Maryland.
The 1880 US Census places him and his family in the town of Lisbon, Howard Co., Maryland. He is listed as 55 years old; it states that both his parents were born in Maryland.
Is he Gibson O. Smith (3 June 1825 - 15 Oct 1902) with sibling (?) George Webster Smith (11 July 1837 - 24 June 1923)?
A Fifty Years Ago today clipping from the Frederick News, states that Hattie Smith, daughter of Liberty Town Register Gibson Smith, married Lloyd Barber, principal of the Libertytown public school. [1, 6, 7]