Iris Hilda Gordon-Young

Born1900 Dehra Dun, India
FatherCharles Frederick Gordon-Young (1859 – 1956)
MotherAgnes Hilda Gibbs (1865 – 1934)

Life Events

1925Married Leslie Hamilton Gault in St. Peter's, Eaton Square, Westminster
1934Death of mother Agnes Hilda Gibbs
1941Married William Eugene Coss
1956Death of father Charles Frederick Gordon-Young

Biography and Notes

Baptised at Dehra Dun, India 5 February 1901.

Attended Royal Academy of Dramatic Art 1921-22. During the 2nd World War worked in a canteen at Liverpool Street Station, London. 1957-68 worked with Red Cross Hospital Libraries.

Divorced 1940. Married 2ndly 1941.

2 sons and 1 daughter: David Hamilton Gault, born 9 April 1928, and married Felicity Jane Gribble, 3 sons, 2 daughters, Executive Chairman, Gallic Management Co. Ltd. since 1974 (see Who's Who); Christopher John Hamilton Gault, born 14 Sept. 1938, m. Nancye Colbeck, 3 sons, 1 daughter; Jennifer Mary Hamilton Gault, born 13 March 1930, m. John Hunter Blair, 1 son, 2 daughters. Address: 11 Compton, Chichester, Sussex.