Joseph Hucks Gibbs1840 - 1886 (45 years)
Name Joseph Hucks Gibbs Birth 14 Oct 1840 Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Somerset
Gender Male Baptism 22 Dec 1840 Wraxall, Somerset Residence 1851 Wraxall, Somerset Residence 1861 Wraxall, Somerset Visitor Residence 1881 Barnstaple, Devon Son in Law Death 3 Mar 1886 London Occupation Merchant Death 23 Mar 1886 Kensington, London
- 24 Lexham Gardens
Burial 27 Mar 1886 Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire Notes
- Baptised 22 December 1840 at Wraxall. Educated at Eton College (King's scholar) 1855-58, matric. at Oxford (Queen's College), entered the Middle Temple 1862. Buried 27 March 1886 at Clifton Hampden. Memorial Inscription in the churchyard on gravestone of Joseph Gibbs (his father). Will proved 17 May 1886.
At Eton he was in the School cricket XI, 1858, and football "Wall" XI, 1857. He worked for a year on the Devon, and Somerset Railway at Barnstaple, next in Paris and Spain; all in connection with Antony Gibbs and Sons. He was Corresponding Director in Mexico of the Mexican Railway Co. Ltd. 1868-74; on the London Board 1874 till death. He was sometime a director of the Union Bank of London, of the Union Bank of Spain, and of the Mexican Gas Works, and in partnership in the City of London with W. Bailey Hawkins, metalbroker, of Staginhoe Park, Herts.
Person ID I2583 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 12 Jan 2018
Father Rev. Joseph Gibbs, b. 23 Jul 1801, St Davids Hill, Exeter d. 22 Mar 1864, Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire (Age 62 years) Mother Emily Vaughan, b. 14 Aug 1803, Farnborough, Berkshire d. 7 Sep 1869, Kensington, London (Age 66 years) Marriage 14 Sep 1831 Llangattock, Breconshire, Wales Family ID F789 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Mary Rider Budd, b. 11 Feb 1848, Barnstaple, Devon d. 11 Jan 1924, Dorchester, Dorset (Age 75 years) Marriage 13 Jun 1867 Barnstaple, Devon Married 13 Jun 1867 Langport, Somerset Children 1. William Richard Sidney Gibbs, b. 28 Mar 1868, Paris, France d. 6 Aug 1868, Barnstaple, Devon (Age 0 years) 2. Edward Gibbs, b. 6 Sep 1869, Distrito Federal, Mexico d. 1 Nov 1876, Barnstaple, Devon (Age 7 years) 3. Evelina Antonia Hermenegilda Gibbs, b. 28 Feb 1871, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico d. 28 Apr 1960, Barnstaple, Devon (Age 89 years) 4. Leonard Albert Gibbs, MC, b. 27 Sep 1875, Paddington, London d. 9 Apr 1952, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada (Age 76 years) 5. Major Stanley Rider Gibbs, RAMC, b. 17 Dec 1880, Kensington, London d. 17 Jul 1935, Barnstaple, Devon (Age 54 years) Family ID F1134 Group Sheet | Family Chart Last Modified 9 Jul 2017
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Documents 1881 England Census - Joseph Hucks Gibbs.jpeg Somerset, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1914 - Joseph Hucks Gibbs.jpeg Mexico, Select Church Records, 1537-1966 - Joseph Hucks Gibbs.jpeg