Thom's Irish Who's Who/Gibson, Right Hon. John George


GIBSON, Right Hon. John George, P.C., K.C.; First Justice, King's Bench Division, High Court of Justice, Ireland, 1888 to 1921: called to the Bar, 1870; made Q.C., 1880: 3rd Serjeant-at-Law, 1885; Bencher of King's Inns (1885); Solicitor-General for Ireland, 1885-6: again, 1886-7; Attorney-General for Ireland, 1887-8; M.P. for Walton Division of Liverpool, 1885-88; a Commissioner of Nat. Education in Ireland, 1899-1905; youngest son of the late Wm. Gibson, Esq., of Rockforest, Tipperary, Taxing Master in Chancery; b. 1846: in 1871, Anna, only dau. of the Rev. John Hare. Res.: 38 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin. Clubs: Athenæum, S.W.; University, Dublin.