Gilbert's Top Matches
About Gilbert East
Sir Gilbert East, Baronet , of Hall Place aforesaid, 1st B. and h., b. 17 April 1764, at Hurley; admitted to Middle Temple 16 Nov. 1769; matric. at Oxford (Queen's Coll.), 1 July 1783, aged 19 ; suc. to the Baronetcy, 12 Oct. 1819. He was Sheriff of Berks, 1822-23. He m. 10 May 1788, Eleanor Mary, da. of William Jolliffe, of Petersfield, by Eleanor, da. and h. of Sir William Hylton, formerly Musgrave, 5th Baronet [S. 1638]. He d. s.p. 11 Dec. 1828, aged 64, when the Baronetcy became extinct. Will pr. Feb. 1829. His widow m. (as his 1st wife) 31 March 1834, in Green street, St. Geo. Han. sq. (spec. lic.), the Hon. John Craven Westenra (who d. 5 Dec. 1874, aged 76), and d. 17 Dec. 1838.
SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1906; Vol. V; page 139