George Gibbs

Born1827 11 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London
Died1846 Oxford
FatherGeorge Henry Gibbs (1785 – 1842)
MotherCaroline Crawley (1794 – 1850)

Life Events

1842Death of father George Henry Gibbs

Biography and Notes

5th son, born at 11 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London 11 February, and baptised 2 June 1827 at St. George's, Hart Street, Holborn. Educated at Charterhouse, London, 1836-46, matric, at Oxford (Exeter College) 22 May 1845; drowned there in the Isis on 3 June 1846 and was buried 9 June 1846 at Clifton Hampden. Memorial Inscription in church and churchyard there.

His diary 1846, is in possession of J.A. Gibbs. A bust (posthumous) by Jos. Dinham in in possession of Lord Aldenham.