Dr. John Rees Gabe

Posted: November 20, 2008 in Obituaries
Dr. John Rees Gabe, gynecologist and paediatrician, was one of the six surgeons who attended the crime scene and post-mortem examination of Mary Jane Kelly, the last victim of Jack The Ripper. Gabe died on March 2, 1920.
Pursuant to the Law of Property Amendment Act, 1859.
NOTICE is hereby given, that all creditors and other persons having any claims or demands against the estate of John Rees Gabe, late of 4, formerly 3, Mecklenburgh-square, London, W.C., Physician and Surgeon, deceased, (who died on the 2nd day of March, 1920, and whose will was proved in the Principal Registry of the Probate Division of His Majesty’s High Court of Justice, on the 7th day of July, 1920, by Ivor Stanley Gabe and Winifred Agnes Gabe, the executors therein named), are hereby required to send the particulars, in writing, of their claims or demands to me, the undersigned, as Solicitor for the said executors, on or before the 27th day of August, 1920, after which date the said executors will proceed to distribute the assets of the said deceased amongst the persons entitled thereto, having regard only to the debts, claims and demands of which he shall then have had notice; and he will not be liable for the assets of the said deceased, or any part thereof, so distributed, to any person or persons of whose claims or demands he shall not then have had notice. – Dated this 27th day of July, 1920.
JOHN J. McINTYRE, 401/3, Birkbeck-chambers, Holborn, W.C.I, Solicitor for the said Executors.
Source: The London Gazette, July 30, 1920, page 8019

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