Leonard Charles Michael Gibbs

Born1896 Aldenham Vicarage
Died1955 The Manor House, Tadmarton, Oxon
FatherVen. Archdeacon Kenneth Francis Gibbs (1856 – 1935)
MotherMabel Alice Barnett (1874 – 1953)

Life Events

1935Death of father Ven. Archdeacon Kenneth Francis Gibbs
1953Death of mother Mabel Alice Barnett

Biography and Notes

2nd son. Baptised 3 November 1896 at Aldlenham. Educated at Winchester College 1910-15. Died unmarried 26 August 1955 and was buried at Tadmarton, Oxon.

In Antony Gibbs & Sons, London, 1919-21; in Chile with Gibbs & Co. 1921-7; in New York from 1927, as Vice-President of Antony Gibbs & Co. Inc. to 1930; President 1931. Partner in Antony Gibbs & Sons, London (and subsequently) a Director when it became a Limited Company) from 1936-1955. Director Antony Gibbs & Sons (Insurance) Ltd. 1934-1955, of Gibbs Foley & Co. (Pty) Ltd. 1948-1955, also Gibbs & Co. (Central Africa) (PVT) Ltd. 1950-1955, and of the Bank of London and South America 1950-55.

Lived from 1952 until his death in 1955 at The Manor House, Tadmarton, Oxon.