John Gilbert

14 June 1713–21 April 1781
Crostwight, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

John Gilbert was christened on 14 June 1713, in Crostwight, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom as the son of Willam Gilbert and Elizabeth. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Willoughby Long. He was buried in Ridlington, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Gilbert
1713–1781
Willoughby Long
1714–1753
William Gilbert
1741–
Elizabeth Gilbert
1747–1810

Spouse and Children

children

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Parents and Siblings

    Willam Gilbert

    MaleMale

    Elizabeth

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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Name Meaning

Norman: Some derive this name from the Norman name Giselbert; others translate it as "bright pledge" or "bright as gold." It was derived from the Old German name Childebert, from "child-brecht," meaning distinguished warrior. A nickname is Gib, and the Gaelic form is Gillebride.

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  • John Gilbird in entry for William Gilbird, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Gilbird in entry for William Gilbird, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Gilbert in entry for Elizabeth Gilbert, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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