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Col. Sir Martin St John Valentine Gibbs, CB, DSO, RD, JP

Male 1917 - 1992  (74 years)


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  • Name Martin St John Valentine Gibbs 
    Title Col. Sir 
    Suffix CB, DSO, RD, JP 
    Born 14 Feb 1917  Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Arrival 28 Oct 1946  Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 29; Ship: Bayano 
    Departure Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1992  St Andrews Churchyard, Miserden, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Feb 1992  Ewen Manor, Ewen, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2439  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2018 

    Father Major Guy Melvil Gibbs,   b. 15 Dec 1889, Paddington, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1959, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Margaret Olivia St. John,   b. 3 Jun 1890, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1964, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 6 Aug 1914  Barrow Gurney, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1065  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Margaret Mitford,   b. 25 Nov 1916, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 2006, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 5 Jul 1947  Stroud, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Caroline Margaret Gibbs
     2. Mary Elizabeth Gibbs
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F1073  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Baptised 15 March 1917 at St. Saviour's, Pimlico. Educated at Eton College.

      ("Tim"). Served 1939-45 War in the Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry. Major 1942. Mentioned in Despatches 1941. Wounded at El Alamein and D.S.O. 1942. Lt. Colonel 1951. Brevet Colonel 1955. Colonel and C.B. 1958.

      High Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1958. Deputy Lord Lieutenant Wiltshire 1972. Honorary Colonel Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry 1972. Honorary Colonel Royal Yeomanry and Yeomanry Colonel Commandant 1975. Gustos Rotulorum and Lord Lieutenant Gloucestershire 1978. Deputy Chairman Glos. Diocesan Board of Finance; Deputy Chairman Cirencester Bench; Trustee Gloucester Cathedral; Member Cotswold District Council; Chairman Kemble Parish Council and Kemble School. Governor Deer Park School, Cirencester; Chairman Cirencester Benefit Society. Chairman V.W.H. Hunt; Chairman St. Michael's Cheshire Home.

      Portrait: Pastel (1926) by Miss Noyes last in own possn.

      Clubs. Cavalry and Guards.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Feb 1917 - Westminster, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - Age: 29; Ship: Bayano - 28 Oct 1946 - Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - - Liverpool, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Jul 1947 - Stroud, Gloucestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1992 - St Andrews Churchyard, Miserden, Gloucestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1992 - Ewen Manor, Ewen, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Link to Google Earth
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