Anne Everilda Caroline Webber of Kellavil

Born1877 Portarlington, Queen's, County, Ireland

Life Events

1897Married George Harold Gibbs in St. Brigid's, Ballintubber, Queen's County, Irleand
1898Birth of son Lt.-Col George Arthur Elton Gibbs
1900Birth of daughter Beatrice Mary Gibbs
1926Death of husband George Harold Gibbs

Biography and Notes

1st daughter of Thomas Wingfield Webber of Kellavil, Queen's County, JP and DL (see Burke's 'Landed Gentry of Ireland'), by Mathilda Emily, 4th daughter of Thomas Barstow of Garrow Hill, county of York.

Lived in 1932 at 87 Westbourne Terrace, Paddington. Portrait, age 18, by Richard Jack, R.A., last in possession of her daughter Beatrice. Like many in her family she was an artist and a very good one; she bought Smallwood in 1940 and gave a home there to her sister Alice, Lady Coote, till she died in 1975.

Latterly she spent 2 years at the Tiled House Nursing Home nearby and died 11 Aug. 1977 (aged 102). During her last 3 years she knitted many squares for Oxfam blankets, although partially blind.