Charles KNIBBS, son of Charles KNIBBS and Hannah Elizabeth SMALLWOOD , was born bet. April and June, 1898 in Birmingham District, Warwickshire, England. He married Gladys BLAND 21 May 1921 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He died 30 December 1959 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. Gladys BLAND was born bet. April and June, 1902 in Aston District, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. She died bet. October and December, 1966 in Birmingham District, Warwickshire, England.

Children of Charles KNIBBS and Gladys BLAND are:
1. Charles KNIBBS, b. Private
2. Joan KNIBBS, b. Private See Athur E POTTER & Joan KNIBBS
3. Bernard KNIBBS, b. 04 May 1927 See Bernard KNIBBS & Gladys M GRICE

Marriage Notes for Charles KNIBBS\Gladys BLAND:

Notes for Charles KNIBBS:

We see Charles and Gladys living at 72 Carver Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire at the time of the 1939 Register with their daughter Joan and son Bernard. Bernard was still at school.
Jaon's named is crossed oiut and replaced with POLLER.
We know in 1940, she married a man named Potter.

Knibbs Charles of 72 Carver-street Birmingham I died 30 December at Dudley Road Hospital Birmingham Administration Birmingham 3 March to Gladys Knibbs widow. Effects £865 15s. 5d.

Sources for Charles KNIBBS:

  1. GRO England & Wales,
  2. FreeBMD,
  3., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 
  4. - England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966,
  5. - Birmingham, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912,
  6. - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937,
  7. 1939 Register,

Notes for Gladys BLAND:

I've conjectured that it was this Gladys Bland who was born in Aston District, Birmingham during q2/1902. If correct, we see her in 1911, living with her parents at 81 Coventry Road, Birmingham:
Arthur Bland Head 51 Mar Mootor Works Birmingham
Emma Bland Wife 48 Mar (27 years) Birmingham
Frank Bland Son 15 UnM Band Twister Birmingham
Gladys Bland Daur 9 Scholar Birmingham
Emma Bonas Visitor 69 Mar Birmingham
Gladys Langley Visitor 2 Birmingham

Gladys married Charles in 1921.

Gladys died in 1966 aged 64 years.

Sources for Gladys BLAND:

  1. Personal Contact with Jane Rodgers,
  2., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 
  3. GRO England & Wales,
  4. 1939 Register,

Notes for Charles KNIBBS: