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ownship, Upper Canada, who d. 1845, by Marj', who
d. 1897, dau. of the late Samuel Sinclair, Esq., of,'
Nelson Township ; b. 1842 ; m. 1st 1869 Emily Annie,
who d. 1874, dau. of the late Ralph Birrell, Esq., of,'
London; '2ndly 1876 Caroline, who d. 1877, dau. of
the late Hon. Adam Hope, Senator, of Hamilton ;
3rdly 1881 Elizabeth, a Lady of Grace of the Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, dau. of the late Judge George S. ^
Malloch, of Brockville. Sir John Gibson, who was
educated at the Central School, Hamilton, and at
Toronto Univ. (B.A. and Prince of Wales Prizeman
1863, M.A. 1864, LL.B. with gold medal 1869, Hon.!
LL.D. 1903), called to the Bar in Upper Canada
1867, appointed a Q.C. 1890 and elected a Bencher
1899, was Provincial Secretary, Ontario, 1889-96 ;
Commissioner of Crown Lands 1896-9 ; Attornoy-
Gen. 1899-1905, and Lieut.-Governor 1908-14; is
Col. Reserve of Officers, Col. Comm. 15th Brigade
Canadian Militia, Hon. Col. late Comm. 13th Regt. ,
Canadian Militia, a Knight of Grace of the Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, and President of the Canadian
Branch of the Red Cross Society ; was several times
in the Canadian Rifle Teams at Wimbledon and
Bisley, and was twice in command, winning the
Prince of Wales Prize 1879. — Tonmto, Canada-;
Toronto, and National Clubs, Toronto ; Hamilton Club,
Hamilton.

GIBSON, Sir Herbert, K.B.E.— Cr. 1919. '

Fourth son of Thomas Gibson, Esq., of Edinburgh and
Bnenos Aires, whod. 1903 ; b. 1863 ; m. 1895 Madeleine
Jessie, dau. of the late Rev. William James Savell,
M.A., LL.M., of Wallington, Surrey. Sir Herbert
Gibson is Wheat Commissioner for the E. Commission
on Wheat Supplies in Argentine and Uruguay. — Comp-
ton Hurst, Eastbourne ; St. James's Club, w.

GIBSON, Sir Walter Matthew, Knt., C.V.O.,
I.S.O.— Cr. 1918.

Eldest son of the Rev. Edward Gibson, M.A., Vicar of
Ashby Magna, Leicestershire, who d. 1865, by Emily
Sabine, who d. 1897, 3rd dau. of the late Professor
John Frederic Daniell, F.R.S., D.C.L. (Oxford), of
Kings' Coll., London ; b. 1856; /«. 1891 Katharine
Maud, youngest dau. of the late Charles Manley Smith,
Esq., Master in the Supreme Court of Judicature. Sir
Walter Gibson, who was educated at private schools and
at the R. Agricultural Coll., Cirencester, and entered
the Privy Purse Oflice 1880, was Secretary of the Privy
Purse to H.M. Queen Victoria 1888-1901, to H.M.
King Edward VII. 1901-10 and to King George V.
1910-18, and has been Serjeant-at-Arms to H.M. since
1916.— The Croft, Oxted, Surrey; Junior Athenmun
Club, w.

GIBSON, the Rev. John George, B.D.,LL.D.,
of St. Ebba's, co. Durham ; and of
Murtonroyd, Northumberland.
Only son of Ralph Coxon Gibson, Capt. R.N., who d.
1860, by Margaret, 3rd dau. of the late John Rossiter,
Esq., of Murton, Northumberland, and of Topsham,
Devon ; b. 1859 ; m. 1902 Harriette, younger dau. of the
late Nathan Meanock (Mannock), Esq., of Thorn Mount,
Royton, Lancashire. Dr. Gibson, who was educated at
Univ. Coll., Durham (First Class Camb. Prelim. 1886,
B.D. 1902, B.D. Western Univ., London, Ontario,
1904, Hon. LL.D. Washington 1905, D.C.L. 1908), is
Hon. Organizing Secretary, Jerusalem and the East !
Mission Fund for the Northern Province, District Head I
of the Incorporated Soldiers' and Sailors' Help Society
in the Lanchester Div. of co. Durham, a Freeman and '



Liveryman of the City of London, a Member of the
Corps of Citizens and of the Society of Authors a
F.E.LS., a F.R.P.S., a F.R.G.S., a F.R.S.L., a F.S.A.
Scotland and Ireland, Associate J.I., a Chaired Welsh
Bard (Sior Ebgaer), and Patron of 1 living ; was Vicar
of Irchester, Northamptonshire, 1893-4, and of Hart-
ford, Huntingdonshire, 1894-5, since when he has been
Rector of Ebchester. — Residences : Tlie Rector;/,
Ebchester, co. Durham, via Neu'castle-upon-Tyne ; Saint
George's, Ormonde Avenue, Blackpool, North Shore; St.
Ebba's, 1, Greenfield Place, Newcastle-upon-Tyne;
Rrimrose, Authors', and The American Universities'
Clubs, s.w. ; Carlyle Club, w. ; City Livery Club,
E.c. ; Arts' Club, Manchester ; Union Club, Oldham ;
Northern Conservative and Unionist Club, Newcastle-
upon-Tyne.

GIBSON, Joseph, Esq., D.S.O., of Whelprigg,
Westmorland.
Second son of Henry Ernest HoUins, Esq., of Uplands,
Nottinghamshire, by Mary Anne, who d. 1903, dau. of
the late Joseph Gibson, Esq., of Whelprigg ; b. 1877;
m. 1910 Catherine Joan Machell, 2nd dau. of John
Tatham Ware, Esq., of The Old Residence, York, and
has, with other issue, a son, * Joseph, b. 1910. Mr.
Gibson, who was educated at Haileybury and at Pem-
broke Coll., Cambridge (B.A. and LL.B. 1899, M.A.
1903), is a Magistrate for Westmorland, and was
formerly temp. Major R.A.S.C; inherited Whelprigg on
the death of his uncle Joseph Gibson, Esq., 1885, and
assumed the surname of Gibson on attaining his
majority. — Residence: Burnside, Kirkby Lonsdale,
Westmorland; Neio University Club, s.w.

GIBSON. See Ashbourne, and Lavy-Charre.

GIBSON-OARMICHAEL. See Carmichael,Lord.

GIBSON-CRAIG. Bee Craig.

GIBSON-CULLUM. See Cullum.

GIBSON-MAITLAND. See Maitland, Bart.

GIBSON- WATT. See Watt.

GIBSONE, Major Hugh John Craig, of Pent-
land, Midlothian.
Eldest son of Major John Gibsone, J.P., late Leicester-
shire Yeo. Cav., previously Capt. 17th Lancers, of
Pentland, who d. 1913, by Mary Ann, who d. 1912,
2nd dau. of the late Rev. James Hughes Hallett, of
Higham, Kent; b. 1864; m. 1913 Elizabeth Jane,
2nd dau. of the late J. Bowden, Esq., of Falmouth,
and widow of A. E. Baufield, Esq. Major Gibsone,
who was educated at United Services Coll., Westward
Ho, and was formerly Capt. R.M.L.I., is Major Reserve
of OfiBcers, and Major ret., late R. Garrison Regt. —
cjo Messrs. J. # F. Anderson, 48, Castle Street,
Edinburgh ; Tennis Court Club, Leamington.

GIFPARD, Sir Henry Alexander, Knt., K.C. —
Cr. 1903.

Eldest son of Col. Henry Giffard, R.G.A., of Braye
du VaUe, S. Sampson's, Guernsey, who d. 1894, by
Elizabeth, who d. 1895, dau. of the late James Agnew,
Esq., of S. Peter Port, Guernsey; b. 1838; m. 1866
Helen Agnes, whorf. 1913, only dau. of the late Stephen
Alers Hankey, Esq., of Beaulieu, St. Leonard's, Sussex.
Sir Henry Giffard, who was educated at Elizabeth Coll.,
Guernsey, and at C.C.C, Oxford (B.A. 1861, M.A.
1864), called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1865, appointed



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COUNTY FAMILIES OF



u Q.C. 1882, and elected a Bencher 1885, and Equity
Professor to the Council of Legal Education 1883, was
Senior Student at Ch. Cli., Oxford, 1862-6, and Bailiff
of Guernsey 1902-8.— Bra^e du Valle, Guernsey: New
University Club, s.w.

GIFFARD, Walter Thomas Courtenat, Esq.,
of Chillington Hall, Staffordshire.
Only son of Walter Peter Giffard, Esq., of Chillington
Hall, who d. 1877, by Henrietta Dorothy, who d. 1889,
2nddau. of Sir JohnFenton FletcherBoughey, 2nd Bart. ;
*. 1839 ; m. 1879 Mary Constance, eldest dau. of the late
Kichard Holt Briscoe, Esq., of Old Caynton Manor,
Shropshire, and has, with other issue, a sou, * Thomas
Arthur Walter, M.B.E., educated at Harrow and at
Ch, Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1905); h. 1882; -m. 1918
Angela Erskine, elder dau. of Sir William Henry
Trollope, 10th Bart., and has a dau. Mr. Giffiird is a
J.P. and D.L. for Staffordshire.— C'A/H»^vl■oH Hall,
Wolverhampton. ' "



GIFFARD.



See Halsbiiry.



GIFFEN, Lady

Margaret Anne, dau. of the late George Wood, Esq.,
of Aberdeen; m. 1896, as his 2nd wife. Sir Robert
Giffen, F.R.S., LL.D., a J.P. for Sussex, who was
formerly a Journalist, Controller-Gen. of the Com-
mercial, Labour, and Statistical Department of the
Hoard of Trade 1893-7, and President of the R.
Statistical Society 1882-4, and who was cr. K.C.B.
1895 and (^.I910.—C«;f«r Cottage, Sanderstead, Surrey.

GIFFORD, Lord (Edoar Berkeley Gifford)
— Cr. 1824.

Third and only surviving son of Robert Francis, 2nd
Lord, who 6?. 1872, by the Hon. Frederica Charlotte
Fitz Hardinge, elder dau. of Maurice Frederick Fitz
Hardinge, 1st Lord Fitz Hardinge (ext. ) ; i. 1857 ; «.his
brother Edric Frederick, 3rd Lord, V.C., 1911; m.
1st 1879 Mary, who d. 1913, 2nd dau. of the late John
Osborne, Esq., Q.C., and widow of Thomas Booth,
Esq,, J.P. and D.L., of West Ashby Manor, Lincoln-
shire; 2ndly 1918 Anne Maud, younger dau. of the
late Lieut.-Col. William Aitchison, J.P. and D.L., Scots
Fusilier Guards, of Drummore, Haddingtonshire. Lord
Gifford was formerly Lieut. S. Gloucestershire Militia.
—Residence : Bourne Stream, Wotton-under-Edge,
Gloucestershire.

lifford, of



educated at tlie R. Naval Colls, at Osborno and Da
mouth; h. 1899.— Boofhb.i/ Hall, Grantham; Ln,>
Automobile Club, w. ; 13, Hanover Terrace, n.w.



GIFFORD - BENNET, of Bennetston Hall,
Derbyshire. See Bennet.

GILBERT, Lady Beeyl Franziska Kathleen
BiANCA, formerly of Revesby Abbey,
Lincolnshire.
Only dau. of William Frederick, 6th Earl of Clancarty,
by his Ist wife Isabel Maud Penrice, who d. 1906, dau.
of John George Bilton ; ?«. 1st 1914 Capt. the Hon.
Richard Philip Stanhope (younger son of Arthur
Philip, 6th Earl Stanhope, F.S.A.), Grenadier Guards,
Special Reserve, of Revesby Abbey, a J.P. for Lincoln-
shire, late Lieut. Lincolnshire Teo., who d. (killed in
action) 1916; 2ndly 1917 Lieut.-Comm. Walter
Raleigh Gilbert, R.N. {who?ii see under Gilbert, of
The Priory, Bodmin, Cornwall). Lady Beryl Gilbert
is Patron of 3 livings. — Bishopsteignton House, S.
Devon ; 45, Sloane Gardens, s.w.



GILBERT, Rosa, Lady.

Dau. of Joseph Stevenson Mulholland, M.D., Belfast ;
m. 1891 Sir John Thomas Gilbert, LL.D., F.S.A.,
Historian and Archivist, who was Vice-President
of the Royal Irish Academy, a Crown Trustee of the
National Library of Ireland, a Governor of the National
Gallery, Dublin, and who was cr. Knt. 1897, and


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Online LibraryEdward WalfordThe county families of the United Kingdom; or, Royal manual of the titled and untitled aristocracy of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland .. (Volume ed.59, yr.1919) → online text (page 144 of 415)