Martin Gibbens

Born
1825
Died
1905
Profession
Building Contractor, Brick Maker

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Newtown 1867 1869

Family background

Martin Gibbens, his wife Anne and their three children, Abel, Emmanuel and Alice, lived on Australia Street in the 1860-70s. The Gibbens family later lived at Gordon Cottage on Marion Street in Enmore.

Occupation & interests

Martin Gibbens was a brick maker and builder.

Community activity

Martin Gibbens was a trustee on the Cooks River Road Trust.

Local government service

Martin Gibbens was an alderman on Newtown Council in 1867-69, representing Kingston Ward. He resigned from the council in 1869.

References

‘Biographies of the Early Aldermen’, Newtown Project website: http://newtownproject.com.au/local-council-info/biographies/8

Citation

Printer friendly version Persistent URL:

http://sydneyaldermen.cosstaging.net.au/alderman/martin-gibbens/

Share this entry on: