16 Basil Glover Bibby b: 6.10.1904 in Waipawa. d: 4.2.1998 in Rochester, New York, USA. m. Beatrice Boardman on 8.7.1933 in Rochester, New York, USA. Education: Otago University, Dunedin, BDS 1927. University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA, PhD 1935. Tufts University, Boston, Mass. USA, DMD 1939. Fellow in Dental Research, University of Rochester (1930 – 1940), Dean, Tufts University Dental School (1940 – 1947), Director, Eastman Dental Centre (1947 – 1971) (now part of the University of Rochester). After relinquishing administrative responsibilities, continued in a research/teaching capacity until 1988. Basil’s life long interest was in research to ﬁnd the causes of tooth deterioration and ways to prevent it. He is best known for his work on fluorides and their use in municipal water supplies as well as in tooth pastes and mouth washes. He was the ﬁrst to apply a fluoride compound directly to the teeth, a procedure now well established in paediatric dentistry. Even while holding teaching and administrative posts, his own researches continued and most important, he inspired many, many others to enter the field. Research subjects covered a wide range, the biology of the teeth, their surrounding tissues, the saliva, oral micro-organisms, and the cariogenicity of food and drink while they are in the mouth. He was author or co-author of nearly 250 published scientiﬁc papers and was the author of a book, “Food and the Teeth”, published in 1990. During his long career, he received several honorary degrees and many awards, the most prestigious of which was the Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Dental Research, given by the American Dental Association in 1988.
161 Ruth Mary Bonn b: 27.2.1938 in Rochester, New York. Worked as a science/maths resource teacher. Now retired. m. John Paul Bonn in 1963. Divorced 1987. m. Frank Helme on 2.7.1988.
1611 John Paul (JP or Jay) Bonn b: 11.2.1964 in Rochester, New York. A computer scientist in Flagstaff, Arizona, USA. in. Mary Mulder on 8.9.2002.
1612 Gregory Bibby Bonn b: 14.8.1966 in Rochester, New York. Graduate student, Psychology, Berkeley, California, USA. m. Mairi McFall on 11.6.2004 in Scotland.
162 Anne Bibby Lesher b: 18.10.1941 in Cambridge, Mass. USA. A librarian. m. Professor James Hunter Lesher in Rochester, New York. Divorced 1995.
1621 James (Jim) Hunter Lesher Jr b: 30.6.1968 in Washington, DC, USA.
1622 Kathryn Anne Nash b: 27.10.1970 in Washington, DC, USA. m. Jerome Hunter Nash on 30.1.1999 in Alexandria, Virginia.
16221 Christopher James Nash b: 21.4.2002 in Gathersburg, Maryland.
16222 Sean Patrick Nash b: 7.4.2004 in Gathersburg, Maryland.
163 Susan Bibby b: 5.2.1944 in Cambridge, Mass. USA. Psychotherapist/Counsellor in Long Beach California, USA. m. Thomas Fields in 1976.
1631 Tylan Jason Fields b: 9.5.1978 in Long Beach, California, USA.
1632 Tamara Alexandra Fields b: 17.9.1981 in Long Beach, California, USA.
164 Douglas Boardman Bibby b: 16.7.1947 in Boston, Mass. USA. Electrical Contractor, Rochester, New York. m. Paula Sullivan in 1970. Divorced 1978. m. Susan Amish Meyers on 20.5.1980.
1641 Bogart Boardman Bibby b: 26.5.1971 in Rochester, New York.
1642 Jedidiah (Jed) Darrow Bibby b: 12.1.1974 in Rochester, New York.
1643 Jacquelin (Jacey) Marie Pritchard b: 31.1.1976 in Rochester, New York. m. Paul Pritchard.
1644 Christopher Stuart Bibby b: 18.1.1983 in Rochester, New York.