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Sarah Tustain WARD

Sarah Tustain WARD

John & Sarah GIBBS

John & Sarah GIBBS

John GIBBS

John GIBBS

Sarah GIBBS, John MESSENGER & Amy MESSENGER

Sarah GIBBS née WARD,
John MESSENGER & Amy MESSENGER


Sarah Tustain WARD:

Born: May 1858 in Shutford, daughter of Richard and Mary (née TUSTAIN) WARD.
Died: Jan 1947 - Buried: Jan 1947 in Shutford.

She Married: John GIBBS in July 1879

John GIBBS:

Born: Dec 1854 in Hornton son of Thomas & Elizabeth (née WILSDEN) GIBBS.
Died: Apr 1927 - Buried Apr 1927 in Shutford.
Occupation: Carpenter and Wheelwright in Shutford

They had 9 children one of whom was Amy Mary Elizabeth GIBBS.

Amy GIBBS married Robert MESSENGER of East Woodhay, Hampshire in 1910

They then had 6 children one of whom was John MESSENGER.

The Shutford ladies keep fit team includes Joy MESSENGER[1]

Timothy GIBBS:

John GIBBS's Great Grandfather. You may notice his wife (Mary née JOBSON) also appears on the gravestone.[2]

Joy MESSENGER and the Shutford ladies keep fit, 1960

Joy MESSENGER

Born: 1742 - Shutford, son of Timothy and Hannah GIBBS
Died \ Buried: 1786 - Shutford

Married Mary JOBSON - Feb 1769 in Shutford

Mary JOBSON

Born: 1741 - ? daughter of James and Ann JOBSON.
Died \ Buried: 1796 - Shutford

They had 8 children.

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Shutford ladies keep fit
2
Timothy & Mary GIBBS, gravestone at Shutford

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