William Gibbs

Born1846 13 Hyde Park Street, Paddington
Died1869 Tyntesfield, Somerset
FatherWilliam Gibbs of Tyntesfield (1790 – 1875)
MotherMatilda Blanche Crawley-Boevey (1817 – 1887)

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Biography and Notes

2nd son. Baptised 17 February 1846 at St. John's, Paddington. Educated privately; matric. at Dublin University but left through ill-health. Died unmarried at Tyntesfield 11 and was buried 16 June 1869 at Wraxall, Somerset. Memorial Inscription in the church and outside the vestry, and in Tyntesfield chapel.

Portraits: Min. by Sir Wm. Ross in a group with his mother, brother George and sister Alice was in 1930 in possession of Lord Wraxall. Drawing by J. de Cazinave (1859), a coloured one (with bow and arrow), and a coloured one (1872) by J. W. Cole belonged to William O. Gibbs.