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Name: Elizabeth Gibbs

Burial Number: 1717

Gender: Female

Distinction: Born in Lambeth

Born: 23/11/1848

Died: 23/02/1940

Buried: 24/02/1940


Elizabeth Mary Gibbs was born in Lambeth on 23rd November 1848 to John Matthew Gibbs, 48yrs, and Margaret Ann Gibbs, 42yrs, nee Phillips, she was baptised on November 25th1849 at Kennington Parish Church. Her father was Clerk to a merchant, they lived at Guildford Place, Lambeth. She had at least 7 siblings, John Frederick 1832, David Alexander 1835, Henry Charles 1836, Margaret Ann 1839, George Reynell 1841, Edward William 1843, and Emily Frances 1846.

As an adult, Elizabeth lived with her parents at the family home, 19, Maze Hill, Greenwich, her father died in 1885 and her mother in 1894. Elizabeth never married and remained living with her brother, Henry Charles, together with her older, unmarried sister, Emily Frances. Henry married Caroline Amelia Powell in 1892 and after Henry retired, they all moved to Worthing, living at Gethylis, Winchester Road.

Elizabeth Mary Gibbs died in Worthing, aged 91yrs, on 23rd February 1940.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SB Row: 1 Plot: 6

Exact Location (what3words): dishes.nails.sling

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



EndowedGrave: Responsibility for cutting the grass and keeping tidy


In loving memory of Caroline Amelia wife of Henry Charles Beaumont Gibbs born 4th June 1836 died 12th Feb 1908. Also of the above Henry C.B. Gibbs born 17th Dec. 1835 died 17th May 1929. and of Emily Frances his sister born 20th Feb. 1846 died 4th Feb 1929 Also Elizabeth Mary Gibbs his sister born 23 Nov. 1848 died 23rd Feb. 1940

Further Information


Name: Elizabeth Mary Gibbs

Gender: Female

Born: 23/11/1848

Town: Lambeth

County: London

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 23/02/1940

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Gethylis

Address line 3: Winchester Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Living at 19, Maze Hill, Greenwich. John M. Gibbs, 80yrs, retired Army Paymaster, rank Lt. Colonel, wife, Margaret A., 75yrs, Henry C., 45yrs, Clerk Hospital, Elizabeth M., 32yrs, Georgina M, 15, grand-daughter, Morris B. 14, grandson, Harold P. 12, grandson, Jessie C. 11, grand-daughter plus 2 servants.


Living at 19, Maze Hill, Greenwich. Henry C. Gibbs, 55yrs, Receiver of Rents, St. Barts. Hospital, mother, Margaret A., 85yrs, widow, brother, George R. 50yrs, retired Colonel, Bengal Regiment, Ellen 51yrs, sister-in-law, sisters, Emily Frances, 45yrs, and Elizabeth Mary, 42yrs, plus 2 servants.


Living at Gethylis, Winchester Road, Worthing. Henry C. Gibbs, 75yrs, widower, Hospital Pensioner, sisters, Emily F., 65yrs, Elizabeth M., 62yrs, plus 1 servant.


Living at 6, Winchester Road, Worthing, Sussex. Henry Charles Beaumont, Hd. 85yrs, Hospital Receiver, retired, sisters, Emily F. 75yrs, and Elizabeth M. 72yrs, domestic duties, plus 1 domestic servant.

Miscellaneous Information

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