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Dame Molly Peel Nelson, DBE

Female 1912 - 1997  (84 years)


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  • Name Molly Peel Nelson 
    Title Dame 
    Suffix DBE 
    Born 13 Jul 1912  Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Modder 'B' Mine
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 3 Mar 1913  Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrival 27 Aug 1934  Southampton, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 20 Jan 1997  Tunbridge Wells, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death 20 Mar 1997 
    Departure Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1864  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2018 

    Father John Peel Nelson,   b. Dec 1872, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother Ruth Annie Parlett,   b. Jul 1873, Chelmsford, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 Nov 1898  Shanghai, China Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1503  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hon. Sir Humphrey Vicary Gibbs, KCMG GCVO OBE,   b. 22 Nov 1902, 9 Portman Square, St. Marylebone, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1990, Harare, Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1934  Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jeremy Herbert Gibbs
     2. Nigel Henry Vicary Gibbs,   b. 24 Apr 1937, Bonisa, Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 2016, Fairford, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Timothy Durant Gibbs,   b. 27 Dec 1938, Bonisa, Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 2019, Gloucester Royal Hospital, Gloucester, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Kenneth Richard Gibbs
     5. Simon Humphrey Gibbs
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 2nd daughter of John Peel Nelson of Bulawayo, Rhodesia. Baptised 3 March 1913 at Benoni. Educated at Girls' High School, Barnato Park, Johannesburg.

      D.B.E. (1969). President of Rhodesia Red Cross for 19 years until 1978; President of Girl Guides Association for 20 years until 1979; President National Council of Women; President African Women's Clubs.

      Interests: Farm livestock, breeding Labradors, sewing, water colour painting (Exhibition 1976), and fish farming.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jul 1912 - Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 3 Mar 1913 - Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jan 1934 - Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 27 Aug 1934 - Southampton, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jan 1997 - Tunbridge Wells, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Link to Google Earth
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