Gilbert Hobbs

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Gilbert Hobbs
Plaque Information
Date of Birth 02 June 1910
Age at Death 74 years
Transcription In Loving Memory of Gilbert Hobbs Born 1910 Died 09/11/1984 Aged 74 Years

Early Life

Gilbert Hobbs was born at Greenbushes and his name was registered as Frederick Gilbert Hobbs. He was the son of Arthur Gilbert Hobbs and Mary Hobbs (nee Williams).


Gilbert married Crystal Marion Hobbs. Their marriage was registered in Perth in 1941. Gilbert and Crystal had two children: Susan and John.

Electoral Roll

According to the electoral roll in 1958 Gilbert lived at Eleventh Avenue Armadale and in 1968 and 1980 he lived at First Avenue Kelmscott.


According to the electoral roll, Mr Hobbs' occupation was a Baker. For many years he worked at Bob Blackburn's Armadale Bakery.


Gilbert died at the age of 74 on 9 November 1984.