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Charles Gibbs, Lieut.-Colonel

Charles Gibbs, Lieut.-Colonel

Male 1829 - 1890  (60 years)

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  • Name Charles Gibbs 
    Suffix Lieut.-Colonel 
    Buried 21 Mar 1829  Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 28 Jun 1829  11 Bedford Sq, Bloomsbury, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 13 Aug 1829  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    St. Giles-in-the-Fields, 
    Died 18 Mar 1890  14 Norfolk Square, Paddington, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1723  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2018 

    Father George Henry Gibbs,   b. 24 Aug 1785, Exeter, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1842, Venice, Venezia, Veneto, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Caroline Crawley,   b. 25 Apr 1794, Clyst St George, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1850, Wraxall, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 7 Jul 1817  Stowe-nine-Churches, Upper Stowe, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F194  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 6th son, born at 11 Bedford Square, London, aforesaid 28 June and baptised 13 August 1829 at St. Giles-in-the-Fields, aforesaid. Educated at Charterhouse, London 1839-43 and at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. Matric at Oxford (Exeter College) 11 May 1848. Died at his residence 14 Norfolk Square, Paddington, 18 March, and was buried at Clifton Hampden. Memorial Inscription there. Will proved 24 April 1890.

      Ensign in 2nd Regiment of foot (Queen's Royals) 23 November 1849 by purchase for £450; Lieut. 1851 (purchase). Captain 1856 (purchase); Major 1870; sold out and retired 1877 with the rank of Lieut-Col. in the Army. Had foreign service in Cape Colony (where he went in ship Calcutta) arriving January 1854) and at Aden 1867 to beginning of 1869. He left the long lease of 14 Norfolk Square, Paddington, where he lived for many years, to his brother John, whose daughters Blanche Gibbs and Ethel Dickson inherited it.

      Portrait: Drawing by E.U Eddis (1859) is in possession of Lord Aldenham.

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    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Mar 1829 - Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jun 1829 - 11 Bedford Sq, Bloomsbury, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - St. Giles-in-the-Fields, - 13 Aug 1829 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1890 - 14 Norfolk Square, Paddington, London Link to Google Earth
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