Roland Vicary Gibbs

Born1887 Barrow Court
Died1909 Barrow Gurney
FatherHenry Martin Gibbs (1850 – 1928)
MotherEmily Anna Otter (1854 – 1928)

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Biography and Notes

Baptised 25 March 1887 at Barrow Gurney. Educated at Eton College 1900-6 (Miss Evans ' and M.D. Hill's houses); matric. Oxford (Magdalen College) October 1906.

Died unmarried being killed by a fall from his horse at Barrow Gurney 19th and was buried there 23 July 1909. Memorial Inscription in churchyard there, in Barrow Court chapel and Eton College chapel; Memorial Cross on site of the accident.

At Eton was in the Football Field XI and Oppidan

Portraits: by G. Anderson (1900); water colour by Speaight; min. by Miss Hall; oil by F. Crawley-Boevey; all last in possession of Martin Antony Gibbs.