Alexander Vacca1

M, #456081
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Alexander Vacca is the son of Peter D. Vacca.2 He married Judith Ann Violett, daughter of William Quentell Violett and Ursula Mary Gillman, on 9 December 1954.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Alexander Metaxa1

M, #456082
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Alexander Metaxa is the son of Spiridion Metaxa.1 He married Ursula Mary Gillman, daughter of Herbert Francis Webb Gillman and Frances Mary Weir, on 1 August 1936.1
     From 1 August 1936, his married name became Gillman.

Child of Alexander Metaxa and Ursula Mary Gillman

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

John Alexander Metaxa1

M, #456083, b. 26 May 1943
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     John Alexander Metaxa was born on 26 May 1943.1 He is the son of Alexander Metaxa and Ursula Mary Gillman.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

General Sir Webb Gillman1

M, #456084, b. 26 October 1870, d. 20 April 1933
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     General Sir Webb Gillman was born on 26 October 1870.1 He was the son of Herbert Webb Gillman and Annie Mackwood.2 He married Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube, daughter of Charles Rube, on 8 February 1911.1 He died on 20 April 1933 at age 62.1
     He was educated at Dulwich College, Dulwich, London, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.1 He was commissioned, in the service of the Royal Field Artillery.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1900.1 He fought in the Nigeria Campaign in 1902, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1902.1 He fought in the First World War, and was mentioned in despatches ten times.1 He was awarded the Order of St. Anne of Russia in 1916 2nd class with swords.1 He was awarded the Commandeur, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur in 1917.1 He was awarded the Order of the White Eagle of Serbia in 1917 3rd class with swords.1 He was awarded the Commander, Order of St. Maurice and St. Lazarus of Italy in 1917.1 He was awarded the Grand Commander of the Redeemer of Greece in 1918.1 He was member of the Army in India Committee in 1919.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1919.1 He was the Commandant between 1920 and 1924 at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.1 He was Inspector of Artillery, War Office between 1924 and 1927.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1927.1 He was Master-General of Ordnance and member of the Army Council between 1927 and 1931.1 He was Colonel-Commandan of the Royal Artillery between 1930 and 1933.1 He was GOC-in-C of the Eastern Command between 1931 and 1933.1

Children of General Sir Webb Gillman and Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Charles Rube1

M, #456085
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Charles Rube lived at 17 Hill Street, London, EnglandG.1

Child of Charles Rube

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]


Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube1

F, #456086, d. 11 December 1966
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube was the daughter of Charles Rube.2 She married General Sir Webb Gillman, son of Herbert Webb Gillman and Annie Mackwood, on 8 February 1911.1 She died on 11 December 1966.1
     From 8 February 1911, her married name became Gillman.

Children of Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube and General Sir Webb Gillman

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Colonel Herbert Charles Rube Gillman1

M, #456087, b. 22 January 1912, d. 3 October 1970
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Colonel Herbert Charles Rube Gillman was born on 22 January 1912.1 He was the son of General Sir Webb Gillman and Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube.2 He married Catherine Stuart Holmes, daughter of Lt.-Col. Mathew Holmes, on 5 September 1939.1 He died on 3 October 1970 at age 58.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1940.1 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre with gold star.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Royal Artillery.1

Children of Colonel Herbert Charles Rube Gillman and Catherine Stuart Holmes

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Lt.-Col. Mathew Holmes1

M, #456088
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Lt.-Col. Mathew Holmes lived at 196 Willis Street, Wellington, New ZealandG.1

Child of Lt.-Col. Mathew Holmes

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Catherine Stuart Holmes1

F, #456089, d. 6 November 1963
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     Catherine Stuart Holmes was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Mathew Holmes.2 She married Colonel Herbert Charles Rube Gillman, son of General Sir Webb Gillman and Caroline Grace Elizabeth Rube, on 5 September 1939.1 She died on 6 November 1963.1
     She was appointed Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (F.R.C.S.)1 NZMC.1 She graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)1 From 5 September 1939, her married name became Gillman.

Children of Catherine Stuart Holmes and Colonel Herbert Charles Rube Gillman

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

John Charles Webb Gillman1

M, #456090, b. 11 June 1948
Last Edited=5 Jan 2012
     John Charles Webb Gillman was born on 11 June 1948.1 He is the son of Colonel Herbert Charles Rube Gillman and Catherine Stuart Holmes.2 He married Meriel Anne Pearson, daughter of Charles Pearson, on 28 August 1970.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Royal Military College of Science, Shrivenham, Wiltshire, EnglandG, in 1973 with a Bachelor of Science Engineering (B.Sc.Eng.)1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1974 in the 15th/19th King's Royal Hussars.1 He lived in 1976 at Rose Cottage, Beeston, King's Lynn, Norfolk, EnglandG.1

Child of John Charles Webb Gillman and Meriel Anne Pearson

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]