Sarah Tustain WARD
John & Sarah GIBBS
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
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
John GIBBS's Great Grandfather. You may notice his wife (Mary née JOBSON) also appears on the gravestone.
Born: 1742 - Shutford, son of Timothy and Hannah GIBBS
Died \ Buried: 1786 - Shutford
Married Mary JOBSON - Feb 1769 in Shutford
Born: 1741 - ? daughter of James and Ann JOBSON.
Died \ Buried: 1796 - Shutford
They had 8 children.