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Dame Anstice Rosa Gibbs, DCVO, CBE

Dame Anstice Rosa Gibbs, DCVO, CBE

Female 1905 - 1978  (73 years)

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  • Name Anstice Rosa Gibbs 
    Title Dame 
    Suffix DCVO, CBE 
    Birth 2 Jan 1905  Aldenham, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Twin
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 11 Jan 1905  Aldenham, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Girl Guide leader 
    Death 7 Feb 1978  Kingsclere and Whitchurch, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial 13 Feb 1978  Wasing, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Elder twin with Bernard Vicary. Baptised 11 January 1905 at Aldenham. Buried at St. Nicholas, Wasing. Berks. 13 February 1978.

      Chief Commissioner and Chairman Girl Guides' Association (British Commonwealth) 1956-66. Worked with Girl Guides from 1922. In the United Kingdom she served as a Guider, Commissioner and Camp Adviser and a Trainer and in 1945 she was awarded the Girl Guides Association's highest award, the Silver Fish, for exceptional service to the Movement. Deputy Chief Commissioner, 1954; Member of the Committee of World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, 1952-66; Vice-Chairman 1954-60. Chairman of the Hostess Country's Planning Committee for the 22nd World Conference of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, held in the United Kingdom in 1975. Member of the Council of the Victoria League for 10 years until she became Deputy President.

      During 1948/49 and 1950/51 she was Lady-in-Waiting to her old friend Countess Alexander of Tunis when Earl Alexander of Tunis was Governor-General of Canada.

    • Dame Anstice Gibbs, DCVO, CBE (b. Hertfordshire, 2 January 1905, d. Hampshire, 7th February 1978) was the Chief Commissioner of the Girl Guides Association in the UK for ten years, and vice-chair of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) from 1957 to 1960.
      See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anstice_Gibbs
    Person ID I1936  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2022 

    Father Ven. Archdeacon Kenneth Francis Gibbs,   b. 2 Apr 1856, Hampstead, London Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Feb 1935, Hatfield, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mabel Alice Barnett,   b. 6 Sep 1874, 1 Eaton Terrace, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Mar 1953, Witney, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years) 
    Marriage 5 Jun 1894  Aldenham, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 2 Jan 1905 - Aldenham, Hertfordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 11 Jan 1905 - Aldenham, Hertfordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 7 Feb 1978 - Kingsclere and Whitchurch, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 13 Feb 1978 - Wasing, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
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    Dame Anstice Rosa Gibbs
    Hon. Mabel Alice Gibbs (née Barnett); Dame Anstice Rosa Gibbs; Dorothea Louisa Goodenough (née Gibbs)