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The Hon. Mildred Dorothea Gibbs, OBE

Female 1876 - 1961  (85 years)


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  • Name Mildred Dorothea Gibbs 
    Title The Hon. 
    Suffix OBE 
    Born 2 May 1876  St Marleybone, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 13 Park Sq.
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 7 Jun 1876 
    Residence 1881  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship to Head: Daughter 
    Residence 1901  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relation to Head: Daughter 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Daughter 
    Died 14 May 1961  Bideford, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1792  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2018 

    Father Sir Alban George Henry Gibbs, 2nd Baron Aldenham,   b. 23 Apr 1846, Napoli, Campania, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1936, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Bridget Beresford-Hope,   b. 19 Feb 1853, Bedgebury Park, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1896, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1873  Kilndown, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F754  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Quartermaster of London Voluntary Aid Detachment No. 30 of the British Red Cross Society, 1910; commandant of No. 116, 1913. Served with Bulgaria Red Cross Society in Kirk Kilisse 1912-13 (decorated by the Queen of Bulgaria). In the Great War, amongst other V.A.D. services in London, was in 1915 successively a Nurse at Westminster V.A.D. Hospital, in charge of a Belgian Refugee Convalescent Hostel, and on Air Raid duty; and, from October 1915 to November 1918, Head of the Posting Department of County of London Branch of the Bulgaria Red Cross Society. Attached to the Westminster Division of the B.R.C.S. October 1919, sometime temporary secretary and vice-chairman, chairman 1926-8. Resigned V.A.D. 1929. 'Member' 1918, 'Officer' 1919, of the Order of the British Empire. Member of the Church of England National Assembly from 1925.

      Portraits: one on china, 1879 (a companion picture to that of her sister but by a different & unknown artist). Drawing by W.E. Miller. Both in possession of Lord Aldenham. Crayon by E.U. Eddis in her possession (1932).

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 May 1876 - St Marleybone, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Relationship to Head: Daughter - 1881 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Relation to Head: Daughter - 1901 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Daughter - 2 Apr 1911 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 May 1961 - Bideford, Devon Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Aunt Bride (Mrs Alban Gibbs) and Katie and Minnie
    Aunt Bride (Mrs Alban Gibbs) and Katie and Minnie