Surnames registered by Sandra Mary Clifton
OXSIL User No.: 5763
OFHS Membership No. 6711

GIBBS 20c Oxford

Notes: My maternal great grandfather was Frederick William GIBBS, born in Deddington in the 4th Qtr of 1855. He married Jane GIBBS (nee SMITH) born in Saintbury, Glos. 1852, in 1878. In 1881 they were living at 120, Marlborough Road, Oxford, and Frederick William's occupation was Confectionary Manufacturer. F.W. GIBBS of OXFORD were well known in the Oxford area for well into the 20c. Arthur Albert GIBBS, my maternal grandfather was born in 1882, and later joined the family confectionery business. He married Elizabeth Jane GIBBS (nee Robinson) b.1893, in Headington, Oxford, in 1912. He served in the Ox and Bucks Light Infantry in WW1 and was discharged (wounded) on 17/7/2018. He was awarded the Silver War Badge. My mother, Cynthia Mary GIBBS was Arthur and Elizabeth's daughter and was born in the 3rd Qtr of 1913 in Abingdon, Berkshire.

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