Sir Gilbert East, 2nd Baronet

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Gilbert East

Death: Died
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Son of Sir William East, 1st Baronet and Hannah Casamajor
Husband of Eleanor Mary Jolliffe
Half brother of Mary East

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About Sir Gilbert East, 2nd Baronet

Biographical Summary

Sir Gilbert East, Baronet [1766], 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

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Sir Gilbert East, 2nd Baronet's Timeline

April 17, 1764
December 11, 1828
Age 64