'Gibbons3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Gibbon of Bethersden, Gibbon of Bishopsbourne, Gibbon of Buriton, Gibbon of Putney, Gibbon of Westcliffe

Berry starts with 2 brothers, shown as sons of ...
?? Gibbon or Gibon
1. Thomas Gibbon
  m. _ Maplesden
  A. Thomas Gibbon of Frid, Bethersden, Kent
  m. Dorothy Davis (dau of John Davis)
  i. Robert Gibbon of Bethersden
  m1. Thomazin Saunders
m2. Elizabeth Ashurst (dau of Thomas Ashurst)
  a.+ issue - John, Thomas
  ii. Thomas Gibbon 'of Bethersden'
  m1. Alice Bacon (dau of John Bacon)
  a. Sarah Gibbon
  m. Simon Harleston of Fordwich
b. Lydia Gibbon
  m. Edward Choute (Chute) of Surrenden Choute (brother of Sir Walter)
  m2. Agnes Borne (dau of Francis Borne of Shersted)
  iii. John Gibbon of Charlton, Bishopsbourne (d 1619)
  m1. Elizabeth Romney (dau of Edmond Glover Romney, widow of William Stringer)
  m2. Jane Hamon (d 1625, dau of William Hamon of Acrise, m2. Edward Rolt)
  a. William Gibbon of Charlton, Bishopsbourne (b 1599-1600, d 05.04.1632)
  b. Mary Gibbon (d 1679)
  m. Edward (sb Edwin?) Aucher (son of Anthony of Bourne, brother of Sir Anthony)
  c. Margaret Gibbon
  m. James Buckhurst of Sutton
  d.+ other issue (dsp) - Hamon, Anthony, Thomas
  B.+ other issue - Isabel, Jeden, Jane, Elizabeth
2. John Gibbon
  A. John Gibbon



Identified as of a younger ranch of the Gibbons of Hole, Kent, was the following Thomas. His family is shown as having the same coat of arms as the family given above.
Thomas Gibbon, 1st of Westcliffe (bur 15.01.1596)
m. Thomasine (d 1617)
1. Philip Gibbon of Westcliffe (bur 24.08.1629)
m. (1586) Elizabeth Philpot (b 1566-7, bur 16.09.1647, heir of _ Philpot)
  A. Thomas Gibbon of Westcliffe (b 1590, bur 19.11.1671(
  m1. (24.03.1614) Dorothy Best of St. Laurence (bur 27.01.1634)
  i. Thomas Gibbon of Westcliffe (bpt 10.07.1621)
  m. Mary Rooke (sister of Sir William Rooke of St. Laurence)
  a.+ issue - Thomas (b 1643-4, bur 27.04.1650), Dorothy, Ann, Elizabeth, Martha, Ursula, Margaret, Jane
  ii. Richard Gibbon of Kingston (bpt 12.06.1624, d 1652)
  m. Anne Tufton (dau of Joseph Tufton)
  a. Dorothy Gibbon (d unm)
  b. Anne Gibbon
  m. Rev. John Stoning of Blackfriars, London (d 1693)
  c. Elizabeth Gibbon
  m. Peter De La Pierre of Blackfriars, Canterbury (d 1697)
  iii. Anne Gibbon (bpt 22.02.1622, bur 10.03.1771)
  m. (29.03.1641) John Coppin of Wootton (d before 10.03.1771)
  a. John Coppin of Wooton (dsp 1702)
b. Susan Coppin (dsp 1722)
  m. Robert Garrett (d 1712, ector of Wooton)
  c. Dorothy Coppin of Wootton (d 12.1712)
  m. (20.08.1704) James Bridges
  iv.+ other issue - son (d young?), George (bpt 19.02.1641), Percival (d infant), John (d infant)
  m2. Alice Taylor (bur 31.05.1648)
  viii. Edward Gibbon 'of Westcliffe' (bpt 19.11.1637, d 1677)
  m1. Martha Roberts (d 12.1673, dau of John Roberts of Cranbrook & Canterbury by Jane, dau of Stephen Bunce of Boughton Malherb)
a. Jane Gibbons (b 1673, d 28.04.1738)
  m. (1704) John Brydges of Wootton (b 1680, d 07.1712)
  m2. Elizabeth Gibbon (dau of Richard Gibbon, m2. Philip Yorke of Dover) @@ below
  b. Philip Gibbon (d young)
  ix. Matthew Gibbon of London & Putney (surrey) (bpt 23.02.1642, d 1709)
  m. Hester (m2. Richard Acton)
  a. Edward Gibbon of Putney, later of Buriton near Petworth, Hampshire (b 1666, d 25.12.1736)
  m. Catherine Acton (dau of Richard Acton, son of Sir Walter)
  (1) Edward Gibbon of Buriton (d 1770)
  m1. (03.06.1736) Judith Porten (d 12.1747, dau of James Porten of London)
  (A) Edward Gibbon (b 27.04.1737, d unm 16.01.1794, historian & author, MP)
m2. (c1756) Dorothy Patton
  (2) Catherine Gibbon
  m. Edward Ellison (Captain)
  (3)+ other issue - son (b 08.1741), son (b 17.04.1745), Hester of Cliff in Northamptonshire (d unm)
  b. Thomas Gibbon (a 1712)
  (1) Thomas Gibbon (a 1712)
  c. Elizabeth Gibbon
  m. Sir Whitmore Acton, Bart (b c1665, d 08.01.1731-2)
  d. Hester Gibbon
m. (12.1733) Oliver Elliot of London
  x. Deborah Gibbon (bpt 10.06.1641, dsp 07.01.1712-3)
  m. _ Bradford
  xi. Jane Gibbon (bpt 26.11.1640)
  m. Edward Randolph
  xii.+ other issue - William (bpt 25.08.1639, d 1642), John (bpt 17.10.1644), Philip (bpt 23.11.1645, a 1709, dsp?), Thomas (bpt 06.06.1647), Mildred (bpt 18.09.1636)
  m3. Mary Osborne (b c1595, d 22.10.1678, dau of Robert Osborne of Hartlip, widow of Ambrose Wilkins then Gabriel Salisbury)
  B Matthew Gibbon 'of Westcliffe' (bpt 26.11.1596, bur 13.11.1648)
  m. Elizabeth White
  i. James Gibbon (bpt 27.08.1626, 2nd son)
m. (1647) Elizabeth Norrington
  ii. Richard Gibbon of Dover (b 1627, d 02.08.1679)
  m. Deborah Stratfold (b 1637-8, d 02.07.1719, dau of William Stratfold by dau of Thomas Kitchell)
  a. Elizabeth Gibbon (b c1658, d 17.10.1727)
  m1. Edward Gibbon 'of Westcliffe' @@ above
  m2. Philip York of Dover (b 1650-1, d 18.06.1721)
  iii. Elizabeth Gibbon (bpt 01.11.1618)
  m. (1635) Thomas Foche of Geddinge in Wootton, later of Sutton (d 1687)
  iv.+ other issue - Matthew (bpt 23.02.1622), Philip (bpt 1629), John (bpt 1631), Thomas (bpt 03.07.1636), Margaret (bpt 18.03.1620), Dorothy (bpt 1628), Cordelia (bpt 1632, d infant)
  C. Mary Gibbon
  m. (11.04.1611) Thomas Sheafe of Cranbrook
2. Mathew Gibbon (b c1557, d 12.10.1629)
  m. (1584) Isabel Austen (b 1557-8, bur 03.06.1648)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p408)
(2) For lower section : CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p409+)
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