Elizabeth Joan Flint

Born1921 Folkestone
Died1993 Thornton-le-Street, Yorkshire

Life Events

1947Married Andrew Antony Gibbs MBE, TD in St. Mary's, Bayford, Herts.
1948Birth of son John Kenneth Andrew Gibbs
1953Birth of son Alan Francis Gibbs

Biography and Notes

Widow of Capt. Peter George William Savile Foljambe (see Liverpool, E.), and younger daughter of Major Eric Charles Montagu-Flint, DSO of Hembury Castle, nr. Torrington, Devon. Baptised at Holy Trinity, Folkestone.

During the Second World War she worked in a department of the Foreign Office at Bletchley until 1941. She married in August 1942 Captain Peter G.W.S.Foljambe. By this marriage she had a daughter, and a son born after the death of his father in action. This son succeeded his great-uncle in 1969 as 5th Earl of Liverpool.

Portrait: in oils by Ludmilla Trapp, last in possession of Andrew A Gibbs.