Search found 3 matches

by stephen
April 25th, 2007, 2:13 am
Forum: Hibbard Family Bulletin Board
Topic: Hibbard/Hibberds of Sherborne, Dorset
Replies: 0
Views: 69708

Hibbard/Hibberds of Sherborne, Dorset

Hi all, I am looking for any Hibbards from Sherborne in Dorset. I have found quite a few in my tree but havent located any other modern family members to share details with. I have gone back to 1720 and all Hibbards in my tree seem to come from the one place until 1870 when my branch moved to Portsm...
by stephen
April 25th, 2007, 2:09 am
Forum: Hibbard Family Bulletin Board
Topic: Hibbards in Wiltshire UK
Replies: 5
Views: 90365

Re: Hibbards in Wiltshire UK

Hi folks, I have a William and Ann Hibbard in my family tree. William b.1771 in Sherborne Dorset and his wife was Ann Linkhorne b.1770 also from Sherborne. Their children were: James.1794 John. 1797 Charles. 1802 Robert. 1806 Elizabeth 1808 I have a website We started out...
by stephen
April 24th, 2007, 3:58 pm
Forum: Hibbard Family Bulletin Board
Topic: Henry Hibberd
Replies: 4
Views: 124920

Re: Henry Hibberd

It's interesting to read that the Hiibbard name could have originated from an earlier Irish name. There is an account of the name Hibbert in the Anglo Saxon chronicles in the year 758. Archbishop Hibbert appointed King Offa around this time. It simply proves that a variant of the Hibbard name could ...