GIBBES, William II (c.1519-c.86), of Worcester.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

b. c.1519. m., 1s. d.v.p. 2da.

Offices Held

Chamberlain, Worcester 1550-1, member of the 24, 1556, bailiff 1559-60, 1561-2, 1585-6, auditor 1562-3, gov. Worcester free sch. from 1561, bridgemaster 1571.


Gibbes, a brewer and clothier, owned considerable property in Worcester. He died between making his will, 15 Oct. 1586 and its proof on 21 Jan. 1587.

Early Education in Worcester (Worcs. Hist. Soc.), 201; PCC 5 Spencer; Nash, Worcs. ii. app. cxii.; Worcester Guildhall, audit of city acts. 1540-1600, passim; CPR, 1560-3, pp. 449.

Ref Volumes: 1558-1603

Author: Patricia Hyde