Gladys Sidney Pott CBE

Born1867 Brixton
Died1961 Clifton Hampden, Oxon
FatherVen. Archdeacon Alfred Pott (1822 – 1908)
MotherEmily Harriett Gibbs (1834 – 1903)

Life Events

1903Death of mother Emily Harriett Gibbs
1908Death of father Ven. Archdeacon Alfred Pott

Biography and Notes

5th daughter. Baptised 3 October 1867 at East Hendred. Died unmarried at Clifton Hampden 13 November 1961 and buried there.

Member 1919, Officer 1922 of the Order of the British Empire. Woman Inspector of Women's Branch of the Board of Agriculture 1916-19. Woman Executive Officer of Overseas Settlement Dept. of the Colonial Office 1930. Adviser to H.M. Government on Women's Migration in the Commonwealth.

From 1912 lived at Clifton Hampden.