Robert Tyndall Gibbs1865 - 1942 (77 years)
Name Robert Tyndall Gibbs Birth 20 May 1865 Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire
- The Parsonage
Gender Male Residence 1871 Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire Relation to Head of House: Son Residence 1930 Kensington, London Death 4 Oct 1942 Worcester, Worcestershire Burial Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire Notes
- 2nd son of Rev. John Lomax Gibbs. Baptised 13 June 1865 in the church at Clifton Hampden. Educated at Winchester College and at a Tutor's in Cornwall 1979-83, and at the Royal Indian Engineering College, Cooper's Hill, Englefield Green, 1883-6. Buried at Leamington Spa.
In the Indian Telegraph Service (in Burmah 1886-7 in India 1888-1914); a director thereof 1910-14. Retired to England 1914. Sometime Captain in Madras Volunteer Guards. In the Great War was in London attached to the Intelligence Staff of War Office 1915-19 as a Censor of Telegraphs with the rank of temp. Lieut. May 1915, temp. Capt. Ap. 1919. Assistant Treasurer and lay Canon of Southwark Cathedral 1925-30. Lived from 1925 at 7 Prince of Wales Terrace, Kensington.
Pastel portrait by Havell.
Person ID I1352 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 24 Jan 2018
Father Rev. John Lomax Gibbs, b. 28 Mar 1832, 11 Bedford Sq, Bloomsbury, London d. 12 Jan 1914, Speen, Berkshire (Age 81 years) Mother Isabel Marianne Bright, b. 1 Mar 1835, Abbots Leigh, Somerset d. 22 Mar 1920, Newbury, Berkshire (Age 85 years) Marriage 3 Jan 1860 Abbots Leigh, Somerset Family ID F56 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Emily Fraser Handcock, b. 31 Jul 1864, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire d. 24 May 1947, Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire (Age 82 years) Marriage 3 Apr 1893 Waltair, Andhra Pradesh, India Children 1. Lt. Commander Robert Claud Gibbs, b. 17 Apr 1895, Waltair, Andhra Pradesh, India d. 10 Jun 1949, Surrey (Age 54 years) Family ID F926 Group Sheet | Family Chart Last Modified 30 Aug 2017
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Documents 1871 Census