Dorothy Beatrice Gordon-Young

Born1904 Meerut, India
FatherCharles Frederick Gordon-Young (1859 – 1956)
MotherAgnes Hilda Gibbs (1865 – 1934)

Life Events

1931Married James Reginald Rickett in St. Michael's, Chester Square, Westminster
1934Death of mother Agnes Hilda Gibbs
1956Death of father Charles Frederick Gordon-Young

Biography and Notes

Baptised at Meerut, India 28 December 1904.

Former Commandant Hants. 20 British Red Cross Society; Member of the Women's Institute; Member of the Parochial Church Council (Compton); Driver for Meals on wheels (W.R.V.S.). Collector for the R.N.I.B. Holidays in France, Hungary, Italy, Yugoslavia, Spain and California. Hobbies: painting and gardening.

2 sons and 1 daughter: John William Stanley Rickett, b. 1935, Consultant Surgeon at Torbay Hospital, m. 1968 Rosemary Ducat, 1 son, 2 daughters. Barnaby James Rickett, b. 1938, Professor and researcher in radio astronomy at The University of California, San Diego, m. Paddy Barnes and has 2 sons. Iris Philippa, b. 1933 m. John Martin Sladden and has 2 sons, 1 daughter.