Michael Edward Gibb


Life Events

1939Married Ursula Mary Gibbs
1940Birth of daughter Rosemary Ursula Gibb
1945Birth of daughter Diana Elizabeth Gibb
1946Birth of daughter Janet Emily Gibb

Biography and Notes

MA, MI Struct., EM, Asce. 3rd son of Late Sir Alexander Gibb, GBE, CB of House of Gruinard, Rosshire (see Burke's 'Landed Gentry'). Educated at Eton and New College, Oxford.

Partner in Sir Alexander Gibb and Partners, Consultant Engineers. Served 1939-45 War in Inns of Court Regiment. Died as a result of a motor accident in August 1970. Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Skinners in 1939; Liveryman in 1939; Elected Renter Warden 1967; Member of the Court 1968; 3rd Warden 1969; 2nd Warden 1970. Travelled greatly on account of his work to India, Burma, Australia, South & East Africa.

Otherwise liked to be at home with his family. In later years became an enthusiastic gardener. A member of many Engineering Institutions.