Gibbs Family Tree

Rev. Martin Franck Gibbs

Male 1912 - 2003  (90 years)


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  • Name Martin Franck Gibbs 
    Title Rev. 
    Born 28 May 1912  20 Cleveland Gardens, Paddington, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 2003  Hinton St. George, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I649  Gibbs Family Tree
    Last Modified 28 May 2019 

    Father John Arthur Gibbs,   b. 27 Oct 1860, Torwood, Torquay, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1949, Cobham, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Emily Gertrude Franck Bright,   b. 31 Aug 1868, Preshute House, Marlborough College, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1960, Cobham, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1902  Oxford, Oxfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • St. Peter's in the East
    Family ID F917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 4th son of John Arthur Gibbs. Born 28 May 1912 at 20 Cleveland Gardens, Paddington, and baptised 26 June 1912 at Christ Church, Lancaster Gate. Educated at Eton College 1925-30; matric. Oxford (University College) January 1931; Student at St. Stephen's House (Theological College) Oxford, April 1932-35.

      Ordained Anglican Deacon, Oxford 1935. Priest 1936. Curate of Wantage, Berks, 1935-43. Vicar Wootton, Berks., 1943-57. Rector of Brightwell-cum-Sotwell 1957-67. Rural Dean Wallingford 1961-67. Vicar of Roath St. Germans, Cardiff 1967-77.

      Retired to Hinton St. George, Somerset. Converted to Roman Catholicism 1993. Enthusiast of the Italian Renaissance, art, poetry and ornithology. Widely travelled especially Italy, also France, The Holy Land, Africa.

      Author of 'Fireflies' published posthumously 2005 by House Martin Press.

      Died 18 January 2003. Buried at St. George's Church, Hinton St. George, Somerset.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 May 1912 - 20 Cleveland Gardens, Paddington, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 2003 - Hinton St. George, Somerset Link to Google Earth
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