Walter Gibbs, 4th Baron Aldenham

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Captain Walter Durant Gibbs, 4th Baron Aldenham (11 August 1888 – 30 May 1969) was a British peer, the son of Herbert Cokayne Gibbs, 1st Baron Hunsdon. He succeeded to the title 2nd Baron Hunsdon on 22 May 1935. He succeeded to the title 4th Baron Aldenham on 21 March 1939, on the death of his cousin, the 3rd Baron, who died without male issue. He served in the Hertfordshire Yeomanry.

He married Beatrix Elinor Paul (1890-1978),[1] on 6 November 1919. Lady Aldenham had a daughter, Theresa, from her first marriage to Algernon Villiers.

They had two sons together:

  • Captain Hon. Vicary Paul Gibbs (1921–1944) m. Jean Hambro [2]
  • Anthony Durant Gibbs, 5th Baron Aldenham (1922–1986)


Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Gerald Gibbs
Baron Aldenham
Succeeded by
Anthony Gibbs
Preceded by
Herbert Gibbs
Baron Hunsdon
Succeeded by
Anthony Gibbs