Isabel Marianne Bright1835 - 1920 (85 years)
Name Isabel Marianne Bright Birth 1 Mar 1835 Abbots Leigh, Somerset Gender Female Residence 1851 Abbots Leigh, Somerset Age: 16; Relation: Daughter Residence 1871 Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire Residence 1881 St Thomas the Apostle, Exeter, Devon Residence 1891 Clyst St George, Devon Residence 1901 Speen, Berkshire Relation to Head: Wife Death 22 Mar 1920 Newbury, Berkshire
- Speen House
- 2nd daughter of Robert Bright (died 1869) of Abbots Leigh, Somerset (partner of George Gibbs), for whose lineage see Bright of Colwall in Burke's 'Landed Gentry', by Caroline (died 1843); 4th and youngest daughter of Thomas Tyndall of The Royal Fort, Bristol. Baptised at Abbots Leigh 3 January 1860. Was buried at Speen House 24 March 1920. Administration May 1920.
Her Tyndall grandmother was Marianne (died 1805), daughter of Lambert Schimmelpennick of Bristol (of the family of the Dutch Counts of that name) and sister-in-law of Mary Anne Schimmelpennick, the authoress, whose life is in the Dictionary of National Biography. For the Tyndall family see articles by Greenfield in The Genealogist Magazine Vol II (1878). Her diaries 1851 to 1920 (53 volumes) were in possession of John Arthur Gibbs in 1932, now missing.
Portraits: Pastel by E. Havell (1887) last in possession of Christopher J. Gibbs; a chalk drawing by E.U. Eddis (c. 1859) last in possession of Francis L. Gibbs in 1932; a watercolour by Curnock, one of a set of three of herself, her sister Caroline (born 1827) and her sister Constance (born 1837), all in possession of George Medley 2014, but not mentioned in the 1932 edition of the Gibbs Pedigree. Sampler, dated Sept 26 1845 (then aged 10) in possession of Vera Medley.
Person ID I20 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 24 Jan 2018
Father Robert Bright, b. 12 Aug 1795, Ham Green, Bristol, Gloucestershire d. 19 Sep 1869, Abbots Leigh, Somerset (Age 74 years) Mother Caroline Tyndall, b. 13 Jan 1796, Bristol, Gloucestershire d. Jan 1843, Bedminster, Somerset (Age 47 years) Marriage 4 Jun 1821 Bristol, Gloucestershire Family ID F227 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Rev. John Lomax Gibbs, b. 28 Mar 1832, 11 Bedford Sq, Bloomsbury, London d. 12 Jan 1914, Speen, Berkshire (Age 81 years) Marriage 3 Jan 1860 Abbots Leigh, Somerset Children + 1. John Arthur Gibbs, b. 27 Oct 1860, Torwood, Torquay, Devon d. 9 Jul 1949, Cobham, Surrey (Age 88 years) 2. Caroline Blanche Gibbs, b. 27 Nov 1861, Gelos, Basses Pyrenees, France d. 23 Nov 1945, Speen, Berkshire (Age 83 years) 3. Isabel Alice Gibbs, b. 27 Dec 1862, Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Somerset d. 17 Apr 1942, Newbury, Berkshire (Age 79 years) 4. Robert Tyndall Gibbs, b. 20 May 1865, Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire d. 4 Oct 1942, Worcester, Worcestershire (Age 77 years) 5. Canon Reginald Gibbs, b. 29 Jun 1867, The Parsonage, Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire d. 27 Oct 1940, Aldenham, Hertfordshire (Age 73 years) 6. Francis Lomax Gibbs, b. 28 Jan 1869, Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire d. 28 Dec 1943, Wandsworth, London (Age 74 years) 7. Mary Beatrice Gibbs, b. 16 Feb 1871, Clifton Hampden, Oxfordshire d. 20 May 1886, Pimlico, London (Age 15 years) 8. Ethel Constance Gibbs, b. 27 Nov 1872, Clevedon, Somerset d. 11 Mar 1961, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (Age 88 years) Family ID F56 Group Sheet | Family Chart Last Modified 22 Nov 2018
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