Rev. Gibbes Walker Jordan

1800 - 1856

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Son of Gibbes Walker Jordan (1757-1823) and brother of Joseph William Jordan (both q.v.). Reverend Rector of Waterstock, Oxfordshire. He inherited Welch Town estate from his father in 1823, and sold it to his brother a few years later, when it was re-combined with Grenade Hall (see will details in entry for his father).

  1. Adm. pens. at PEMBROKE, Oct. 23, 1818. 2nd s. of Gibbes Walker (above), Esq., of London. B. there. School, Westminster, Matric. Michs. 1819; B.A. 1823. Took Holy Orders. R. of Waterstock, Oxon., 1827-56. Married, 1825, Charlotte Penelope, youngest dau. of the Rev. B. C. Sclater, V. of Whittingham. Died June 13, 1856, aged 56. Brother of Joseph W. (1808), etc. (T. A. Walker, 339; Record of Old Westminsters; Foster, Index Eccles.; G. Mag., 1856, II. 122.)

  2. Will of Rev. Gibbes Walker Jordan clerk of Waterstock Oxfordshire proved 12/11/1856. The will had been made in 1830, and refers to the contract with his brother Joseph William Jordan under which he sold to Joseph William Jordan all his property in Barbados.

Sources

  1. Ancestry.com, Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900 [database online]

  2. PROB 11/2241/187


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Charlotte Penelope Sclater
Children
Joseph; Edward
School
Westminster
University
Cambridge (Pembroke) [1819-1823 ]
Occupation
Clergyman
Religion
Anglican

Associated Claims (1)

£62 2S 10D
Awardee

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1823 [EA] - 1826 [LA] → Owner

Relationships (3)

Son → Father
Brothers
Brothers

Addresses (1)

Waterstock, Oxfordshire, Central England, England