Mabel Elizabeth Gibson, Manchester England to Victoria Australia
Mabel Isobel Biggs is buried in Cheltenham Pioneer Cemetery Victoria. She died 1966 at Abbotsford Victoria reg#25599 aged 70 years. Father named as John Gibson. Looking for marriages for Mabel Elizabeth Gibson
(1) J. W Hughes (Joseph William?)may have taken place in England. (two children to this marriage, Harold & William Hughes)
(2) ? Biggs (possibly Herbert Bernard Biggs died 1970 Kew, Victoria reg#1259). It appears that Mabel changes her middle name to Isobel)
Buried with her is her brother Thomas Christopher Gibson;
Thomas Gibson wrote his Will on the 18th December 1920 at Caulfield Military Hospital, Kooyong Road. It reads;
I Thomas Christopher Gibson, late No. 7368 Private Christopher Thomas Martin re-inforce Tunnelling A. I. Forces- hereby bequeath all I?m in possession of, including lands, to my sister Mabel Elizabeth Hughes.
I wish to be buried in Cheltenham Cemetery at the expense of my property
Signed; Thomas Christopher Gibson.
The Argus 21st January 1921 p.1
GIBSON. ?On the 20th January at Caulfield Military Hospital, Kooyong road, Ex-Private Thomas
Christopher Gibson, Tunnelling Comp., No. 7368 A.I.F, loving brother of Mabel (Mrs. J. W. Hughes), uncle of Harold and Willie Hughes, aged 35 years
Also buried in the same grave is William Easthope died 1947 reg#1426. I have no idea who he is