Anna Maria Durant

Born1862 High Canons
OccupationLady Hunsdon

Life Events

1885Married The Hon. Herbert Cokayne Gibbs in Shenley
1886Birth of daughter The Hon. Winifred Marian Gibbs JP
1888Birth of son The Hon. Walter Durant Gibbs
1896Birth of daughter The Hon. Barbara Louisa Gibbs
1898Birth of daughter The Hon. Rosalind Mary Gibbs OBE
1901Birth of son The Hon. Sir Geoffrey Cokayne Gibbs KCMG
1902Birth of son The Hon. Sir Humphrey Vicary Gibbs KCMG, GCVO, OBE
1935Death of husband The Hon. Herbert Cokayne Gibbs

Biography and Notes

4th and youngest daughter and coheir of Richard Durant of High Canon, Shenley, Herts., and Sharpham, Devon, for whom see Parker of Sharpham in Burke's 'Landed Gentry', by Charlotte Still, daughter of Lieut. Colonel Alexander Wilton Dashwood, for whom see Dashwood (Bart.) of Oxfordshire in 'Burke's Peerage'. Born at High Canons 8 May 1862 and baptised at Shenley Church. Married at Shenley 12 February 1885. Died 30 December 1938.

Lady Hunsdon. President of the Herts. Federation of Women's Institutes and of the Women's Branch of the City of London Conservative Association.

Portrait: oil, three quarter length, 1891, by Sir John Millais, P.R.A., a companion to the Ouless of her husband at the Manor House, Clifton Hampden in possession of Stephen C. Gibbs.