Origins of surname
This started as a nickname in the 16th century for a satirical person, writer or public speaker who liked upsetting the establishment; it could also possibly refer to a firework maker
The name first appeared in the St Helier baptism register in 1836, with Henry, son of Henry Squibb and Hannah. It was John Squibb and Mary Meech who headed the first family to become established, starting with the baptism of their son William John in 1844.
- Squibb baptisms in Jersey
- Squibb marriages in Jersey (groom)
- Squibb marriages in Jersey (bride)
- Squibb burials in Jersey
Great War service
- John George Robert Squibb (1885- ) (St H) son of Robert and Matilda Mourant, Corporal, Northumberland Fusiliers
These wills created by members of the Squibb family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- Sabina Squibb, 13 Clarence Road, St Helier - 24 June 1941, D/Y/A/108
- Daniel Squibb, 32 Don Road, St Helier - 27 January 1903, D/Y/A/62
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