Bridget Beresford-Hope

Born1853 Bedgebury Park, Kent
Died1895 Funchal, Madeira

Life Events

1873Married Alban George Henry Gibbs in Kilndown
1875Birth of daughter Catherine Louisa Gibbs
1876Birth of daughter The Hon. Mildred Dorothea Gibbs OBE
1879Birth of son Gerald Henry Beresford Gibbs

Biography and Notes

Hon. Bridget, 6th surviving daughter of the Right. Hon. Alexander James Beresford Beresford-Hope, M.P. of Bedgebury Park, Kent (See Burke's 'Landed Gentry') by Lady Mildred Arabella Charlotte, 1st daughter of the 2nd Marquess of Salisbury (died 1868). Born and baptised privately at Bedgebury Park 19 February and received into the Church 23 October 1853 at Kilndown, Kent. Married at Kilndown 18 February 1873. Died at Funchal, Madeira 27 February 1896 and was buried in the English Cemetery there. Administration 20 March 1896.

Miniature by M. and Ethel Hall (sisters) from a photo of 1896 in possession of Lord Aldenham.