Roland Vicary Gibbs1887 - 1909 (22 years)
Name Roland Vicary Gibbs Birth 16 Mar 1887 Barrow Gurney, Somerset
- Barrow Court
Gender Male Baptism 25 Mar 1887 Barrow Gurney, Somerset Death 19 Jul 1909 Barrow Gurney, Somerset
- Fell from horse
- Baptised 25 March 1887 at Barrow Gurney. Educated at Eton College 1900-6 (Miss Evans ' and M.D. Hill's houses); matric. Oxford (Magdalen College) October 1906.
Died unmarried being killed by a fall from his horse at Barrow Gurney 19th and was buried there 23 July 1909. Memorial Inscription in churchyard there, in Barrow Court chapel and Eton College chapel; Memorial Cross on site of the accident.
At Eton was in the Football Field XI and Oppidan Wall.
Portraits: by G. Anderson (1900); water colour by Speaight; min. by Miss Hall; oil by F. Crawley-Boevey; all last in possession of Martin Antony Gibbs.
Person ID I2381 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 30 Jun 2020
Father Henry Martin Gibbs, High Sheriff, Somerset, b. 30 May 1850, Paddington, London d. 22 Apr 1928, Barrow Gurney, Somerset (Age 77 years) Mother Emily Anna Otter, b. 6 Mar 1854, Cowfold, Sussex d. 5 Jul 1928, Fyfield, Berkshire (Age 74 years) Marriage 22 Jun 1883 Lindfield, Sussex Family ID F798 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Event Map Birth - 16 Mar 1887 - Barrow Gurney, Somerset Baptism - 25 Mar 1887 - Barrow Gurney, Somerset Death - 19 Jul 1909 - Barrow Gurney, Somerset = Link to Google Earth