Giby, a government-owned village in Sejny county, Pokrowsk gmina [district], Sejny parish, near the lake called Herod. It has 99 houses, 698 occupants and the gmina office. In the year 1827, it had 41 houses, 353 inhabitants. Now.
Source: Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego - Warsaw [1881, vol. 2, p.543]
This translation, by Mark Kaszniak, Edited by William F. Hoffman, is used by permission.