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16, 1891, Jessie Georgina Annie Staveley, dau. and co-h.
of the late George .Augustus Pepper-Staveley, Esq., Judge
in the Bengal Civil Service, and of Woldhurstlea, co. Sussex
(by his second wife Jessie Louisa, eldest dau. of late Donald
Macfarlan, M. D., of Ledard, co. Perth) ; and has had Issue
— George Staveley .Aitchison, Gentletnan, b. May 19, 1894;
d. 1925 \m. 1919, Lilian Catherine, d. of James Rae, and
left issue — Robert Staveley Aitchison, Gentleman,/!'. 1920;
and Nerina Jessie] ; and Nerina Jane (rf. 1897). Residence
— Woldhurstlea, Crawley, Sussex.

AITKEN (H. Coll., 1917). Argent, two bairulets wavy
azure, between in chief two maple leaves slipped, and in
base a thistle eradicated gules, a bordure sable, charged
with eight bezants. Mantling azure and argent.
Crest — Upon a drum proper, a cock gules, wattled, armed
and legged or. Supporters — On either side a beaver
regardant, holding in the mouth a fish proper. Motto —
" Res mihi non me rebus."

Third son of Rev. William Aitken, of Newcastle,
New Brunswick, b. 1834; d. 1913 ; m. 1857, Jane
Noble {d. 1927), of Maple, Ontario : —
Rt. Hon. Sir William Maxwell Aitken, P.C, Baron
Beaverbrook (2 Jan. 1917), of Beaverbrook, New Bruns-
wick, and of Cherkley, Surrey, Bart. (3 July 1916), Knt.
Bach. (1911), Hon. LL.D. New Brunswick; M.P. Ashton-
under-Lyne 1910-17 ; Canadian " Eye Witness," 1914-15;
Of&cer-in-charge of Canadian War Records Of&ce, 19 16-
18 ; Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister of
Information, 1918 ; h. 1879 ; w. 1906, Gladys, d. of Brig.-
Gen. Charles William Drury, C.B., of Halifax, Nova
Scotia ; and has issue — Hon. John William Maxwell
Aitken, h. 1910 ; Hon. Peter Rudyard Aitken, 6. 1912 ;
Hon. Janet Gladys. Seat — Cherkley Court, Leather-
head. Clubs — Carlton, Marlborough, St. James's

AITKEN of Stanmore (H. Coll., 11 Jan. 1922). Per
pale azure and argent, a sprig of oak slipped and
fructed proper between two flaunches counterchanged.
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of
the colours, in front of an oak-tree proper, a cock
regarding the sinister, also proper. Motto — " Constans

Son of Aitken, of ; b.

m. : —

Robert Aitken, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

AKERS-DOUGLAS. Quarterly, i and 4, argent,
a man's heart gules, ensigned with an imperial crown
proper, and pierced by an eutow f esse wise, the pheon
towards the dexter, also proper, a chief azure, thereon
three mullets of the field (for Douglas) ; 2 and 3, gules,
three escallops or, within a bordure argent, charged with
eight acorns proper (for Akers). Mantling gules and
argent. Crests — i. an arm embowed in armom:, holding
in the hand a sword all proper (for Douglas) ; 2, an arm
embowed in curoom: proper, garnished or, holding in the
hand a flagstaff also proper, therefrom flowing a pennon
barry of four azure and argent (for Akers). Motto —
" Sapientia et Veritas."

Son of Rt. Hon. Aretas Akers-Douglas, ist Viscount
Chilston, P.C, G.B.E., b. 185 1 ; d. 1926; m. 1875,
Adeline Mary, d. of Horatio Austen Smith, of Hayes
Court, Kent : —
Rt. Hon. Sir Aretas Akers-Douglas, K.C.M.G., 2nd
Viscount Chilston of Boughton Malherbe, co. Kent (6
July 191 1), and Baron Douglas of Baads, Midlothian,
H.M.'s Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipoten-
tiary at Vienna since 1921, late Capt. 3rd Batt. Royal
Scots. [Supporters — On either side a horse argent, the
dexter supporting a flagstaff proper, therefrom flowing a

banner azure, charged with three mullets argent, the
sinister supporting a like flagstaff, also proper, there-
from flowing a banner ermine, charged with a heart gules,
crowned and pierced by an arrow, as in the arms], b.
1876 ; m. 1903, Amy Constance, d. of Maj. Jennings
Bramly, R.H.A. ; and has issue — Hon. Aretas Akers-
Douglas, b. 1905 ; Hon. Eric Akers-Douglas, b. 19 10.
Seats — Chilston Park, Maidstone, Kent ; Baads, West
Calder, Midlothian ; Craigs, Dumfries. Res. — British
Legation, Vierma. Clubs — Carlton, Travellers'.

ALBRIGHT (Originally Albrecht of Bavaria 1605 ;
H. Coll. 1923). Quarterly, gules and or, in the ist and
4th quarters an unicorn courant argent, and in the 2nd
and 3rd quarters three bendlets sable. Mantlings —
dexter, sable and or; sinister, gules, and argent.

Crest — On a wreath of his Uveries or and sable, a
demi-unicorn couped argent, between two buffalo horns,
the dexter per fesse sable and or, and the sinister per
fesse gules and argent. Motto — " Nihil humana

Aken Lippert Albright, Gentleman, a member of the
personal staff of the High Commissioner of the Union of
S. Africa in London, b. 1878 ; m. Maude Augusta, d.
of Edward Gordon Cox, of Ringwood, Hants. ; and has
issue — Guy Aken Albright, Gentleman, b. 1903 ; Des-
mond George Albright, Gentleman, b. 1904 ; Claude
Wyndham Albright, Gentleman, b. 1905 ; Raymond
Wallace Albright, Gentleman, b. 1906 ; Humphrey Sigis-
mund Albright, Gentleman, b. 1908 ; and Pamela
Eimly Hamilton. Res. — York House, York Road


ALBU of Johannesburg (H. Coll., 1912). Per chevron
raguly or and vert, in dexter chief an acorn, in sinister
chief the flower of a sugar-bush, both slipped and leaved,
and in bise a bear sejant, all proper. Mantling vert and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, the battlements of
a tower or, issuant therefrom a demi-bear proper, holding
in the dexter paw a flower of the sugar bush, as in the
arms. Motto — " Omnia bene evenient."




Eldest son of Simon Albu cf Berlin, b. 1830 ; d. 191 1 ;

m. 1856, Fanny Sternberg (who rf. 1912): —
Sir Getrge Albu, Bart. (1912), Chrmn. of General
Mining and Finance Corporation, and Managing Director
in Johannesburg, Consul for Denmark at Johannesburg
from 1913, has the Prussian Order cf the Crown (3rd class),
b. 1857; w. 1888, Gertrude Frederike Alice, d. of Max
Rosendorff; and has had issue— (i) Walter George Albu,
Esq., b. 1892; d. 1920 ; (2) George Werner Albu, Esq., b.
1905; Charlotte Frederike; Katherine Victoria \m. 1913,
Errol Gordon Hay; and has issue]; Alice Erna [w. 1924,
Capt. Nigel Bengough, of Tocknells House, Painswick,
Glos. ; and has issue]; and Irene Elsie \m. 1923, William
Dalrymple, and d. 1924]. Res. — Northwards, Park Town,
Johannesburg. C/«iJj— Rand, Kimberley, Pretoria.

PHILIP CLAYTON ALCOCK, Esquire, late Captain
of the Gloucester Regiment, J. P. and D.L. (High Sheriff
1920) for CO. Wexford. Born June 26, 1861, being the
eldest son of the late Philip Savage Alcock, Esquire,
of Park House, Wexford, late Captain 95th Regiment,
Hon. Colonel, J. P. co. Wexford, by his \vife Katherine
Annette, second dau. of Riichard Clayton Browne Clayton
of Adlington Hall, co. Lancaster, and Carigbyrne Lodge,
CO. Wexford ; s. his uncle 1893. Married 1914, Kath-
leen, d. of Thomas Robinson, of 89 Thurlow Park Road,
Dulwich ; and has issue — 4 daus. Armorial bearing's —
Argent, a fesse between three cocks' heads erased sable.
Mantling sable and argent; and for his Crest, upon a
wreath of the colours, on a pomeis, charged with a cross
pat6e or, a cock statant sable ; with the Motto, " Vigilate. "
Seats — Wilton Castle, Enniscorthy ; Overton Lodge, Lud-
low, Salop. Clubs — Naval and Military ; Kildare Street,

for CO. ot Lanes, since 1859, B.A. (Cantab.). Born 1834 ;
died ; being the eldest son of the late William Towers,

of Sawrey, co. Lancaster; by R.L. , May 13, 1856, took the
names of Alcock- Beck, in lieu of Towers, under the will of
T. Alcock-Beck. Armorial bearings — Argent, on a fesse
indented azure, between two cocks' heads erased gules in
chief and a blackbird proper in base, an annulet between
two crosses potent or. Mantling azure and argent. Crest
— On a wreath of the colours, a cross potent or, thereon a
blackbird proper, holding in his beak an annulet gold.
Motto — "Animum rege." Seat — Tower Bank, Sawrey,



ALDERSEY of Aldersey and Handley [ante 1568,; H.
Coll. ). Gules, on a bend argent, between two cinquefoils or,
three leopards' faces vert , with many quarterings. Mantling

gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
demi-griffin segreant gules, beaked and armed and issuing
from a plume of five ostrich feathers or. Motto — " Alnus
semper floreat." Livery — French grey and dark green.

Sons of Thomas Aldersey, Esq., of Aldersey Hall and
Spurstow Hall, co. Chester (High Sheriff 1862), for-
merly Capt. ist R. Cheshire Mil., b. 1830; d. 1899;
m. 1856, Rose Sidney, d. of Rev. George Becher
Blomfield , Canon of Cliester and Rector of Stevenage : -
Hugh Aldersey, of Aldersey and Spurstow, Esq., J.P.
CO. Chester, Lord of the Manors of Aldersey and Handley,
sometime of Eton and Trin. Coll., Camb. , B.A. of that
University, /'. 1858 ; ?«. 1888, Evelyn, d. of the Rev. Francis
Coulman Royds, Hon. Canon of Chester, Rector of Cod-
dington ; and has had issue — (i) Hugh Aldersey, Esq.,
Capt. Cheshire Yeomanry, b. 1888 ; killed in action, 1918 :

(2) Ralph Aldersey, Esq., Capt. Cheshire Regt., ^. 1890;

(3) Mark Aldersey, Gentleman, 2nd Lieut. Cheshire Regt.,
b. 1897; killed in action, 1917. 5<'a/— Aldersey Hall,
Crooke Aldersey, Chester.

Thomas Aldersey, Gentleman, b. i860; m. 1887, Annie
Augusta, d. of Rev. William Bishton Garnett-Botfield of
Decker Hill, Shifnal ; and has issue -(i) Thomas Francis
Garnett Aldersey, Gentleman, b. 1888 [;«. 1913, Dorothy
Alice, youngest d. of S. Rees Duncan, B.C.]; (2) Walter
Massie Aldersey, Gentleman, b. 1891 ; and Gladys Valentine.
Res. — The Cottage, Shifnal, Salop.

ALDOUS (H. Coll., respited at Visitation of Suffolk,
1664, and confirmed by patent 4 April 1910). Argent, a
chevron between three parrots rising gules, on a chief sable

as many mullets of the first pierced. Mantling gules and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a parrot,
as in the arms, charged on the dexter wing with an
annulet or. Motto — " Malorum victor."

Sons of James Robert Aldous, Gentleman, b. 1827; d.

1876 ; m. 1854, Rebecca Susannah Crawte, d. of Edward

Thomas Scoones of Barming, nr. Maidstone, Kent : —

Hugh Graham Aldous, Esq., J.P., b. 1859; m. 1898,

Catherine May Inez [impaling: Sable, .1 chevron between

in chief two escallops and in base a boar's head couped all

argent], only d. of the late Col. R. H. Travers of

CO. Cork ; and has issue — (i) James Robert Travers Aldous,

Esq., M.C., Capt. R.E.,^. 1898; (2) Hugh Francis Travers

Aldous, Lieut. R.E. , b. 1900 ; (3) Guy Travers Aldous,

Gentleman, Trinity Coll., Cambridge, b. 1906. Seat —




Gedtiing Hall, nr. Bury St. Eilmund's, Suffolk. Clubs—
Union ; West Suffolk County (Bury St. Edmuml's).

Arthur George Aldous, Gentleman, M.,\. 0.xford, b.
1867 ; m. 1902, Alice, 2nd d. of the late Edmund Mackenzie

Young uf Myall Creek, New South Wales ; and has
issue — Elizabeth Mary. Res. — Hillands, Dedham, Essex.
Club — Oxford and Cambridge.

ALDRIDGE late of St. Leonard's Forest (H. Coll.).
Vert, on a fesse between three garbs or, banded gules,
two branches of olives in saltire encircled by a ducal coro-
net of gold between two robins proper, a bordure en-
grailed erminois, charged with eight torteau.x. Mantling
vert and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an arm
coupid below the elbow, vested azure, charged with a bezant,
the hand holding a quill argent. Motto—" Dirige."

Surv. son of John Aldridge, Esq., late Major Royal

Scots Fusiliers, and Col. Commandant 3rd and 4th

Batts. Royal Sussex Regt., J. P. and D.L for Sussex,

by his wife Mary Alethea, dau. of S. Matthews, and

relict of Thomas Broadwood of Holmbush, Sussex: —

Charles Powlett Aldridge, Esq. , late Major, Royal Sussex

Regt., b. 1866; m. 1898, Gladys Edith Henrietta, d. of

Lt.-Col. Thomas Faulconer Wisden of Broadwater, Sussex ;

and has issue — Hilda and Diana. Res. —

Sons of John Barttelot Aldridge, Esq., D.S.O., Major
R.A., b. 1871 ; d. 1909; m. 1899, Margaret Jessie, d.
of the late J Goddard of the Manor House, Newton
Harcourt [his widow m. 2ndly, 1913, Capt. Horace
Lloyd, 48th Northamptonshire Regt.]: —
Robert Beauclerk Aldridge, Gentleman, Lieut. R.A. b.
1900. Res. —
George Robert Aldridge, Gentleman, b. 1903. Res. —
John Arthur Malcolm .Aldridge, b. 1905. Res. —

Reverend BASIL SILVER ALDWELL, Clerk in Holy
Orders, M..A. (Camb.). Armorial bearings— Per fesse
nebuly argent and sable, in chief two lions rampant of the
second, and in base an osprey with wings displayed proper.
Mantling sable and argent. Crest —Upon a wreath of the
colours, an osprey, as m the arms, resting the dexter claw
on an escutcheon of the Butler arms, namely or, a chief
indented azure. Residence — Bitterne Vicarage, Southamp-

ALDWORTH (U.O., 1629). Argent, a fesse engrailed
between six billets gules. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a dexter arm in
armour, embowed, grasping a straight sword all proper.
Motto — " Nee timere nee timide."

-Son of lohn Charles Oliver Aldworth, Esq., of New-
market Court, CO. Cork, Maj. late 9th Batt. King's

Royal Rifle Corps, formerly Lieut. 3rd Batt. King's
Shropshire Lt. Inf., served in S. Africa (Queen's
Medal and four clasps and King's Medal), b. 1869;
d. 1914 ; m. 1901, Lena Stephanie Cecil, elder d. of
late John Stephen Collins, J. P., of Ardnalee: —
John Richard St. Leger Aldworth, (Gentleman, h. 1914-
2?es.— Mixbury Hall, Brackley, Northants.

Son of Charles Oliver Aldworth, Gentleman, b. 1829;
d. ; VI. 1868, Sarah, d. of Wm. Crooke Ronayne,

CO. Cork, and widow of Robert James Martin of
Dublin : —
William Ronayne Oliver Aldworth, Gentleman, b. 1874.
Sons of Col. Robert Aldworth of Glouncaume and
Meenkeragh, co. Cork, b. 1809; d. 1899; m. 1852,
Olivia Catherine, d. of Rev. James Morton, Rector of
Clonfert : —
St. Leger Boyle Aldworth, Gentleman, late Dist. Supt.
Burmah Police and Deputy Commissioner, Arakan Hill
Tracts, b. 1863. Res- —

John James Richard Oliver Aldworth, Esq. , J. P. Somerset,
of Malay Fed. States Civ. Serv., British Resident Negri
Sembilan, 1919, b. 1866; m. 1905, Dorothea Anne Harvey,
M.B.E. d. of Richard W. Drew of Bletchingley House,
Surrey; and has issue — (i) Robert Harvey Aldworth,
Gentleman, Sub-Lieut. R.N. b. 1906; (2) John St. Leger
Aldworth, Gentleman, b. 1911 ; and Kathleen Olivia.
Seat — The Hermitage, Hazelbury, Crewkerne, Somerset.
Cluh — E. I. United Service.

ALEXANDER (U.O., 3 June 1790). Per pale argent
and sable, a chevron, and in base a crescent all counter-
changed, on a canton azure, a harp or, stringed argent.
Mantling sable and argent. Crest— On a wreath of the
colours, a dexter arm embowed in armour, holding a
sword proper, hilt and pommel or. Motto — "Per mare
per terras."

Sons of Rt. Hon. James Alexander, K.P. , 4th Earl of
Caledon, b. 1846 ; d. 1898 ; m. 1884, Lady Elizabeth
Graham-Toler, d. of 3rd Earl of Norbury: —
Rt. Hon. Eric James Desmond Alexander, 5th Earl of
Caledon (Irel. , i Jan. 1801), Viscount (Irel., Nov. 1797), and
Baron (Irel., 6 June 1790), Caledon of Caledon, co. 'I'yrone
Major, Res. of Officers late Life Guards. [Supporters-
Dexter, a mermaid with her comb all proper ; sinister, an
elephant argent], b. 1885. iVa/j— Caledon and Derg Lodge,
CO. Tyrone ; Tyttenhanger Park, St. Albans, Herts. Town
res. — 5 Carlton House Terrace, S.W.

Hon. Herbrand Charles Alexander, D.S.O., Major Res.
of Officers late 5th Lancers, b. 1888; m. 1919, Millicent
Valla (div. 1919), d. of the late Sir Henry Mcredyth, Bart.,
and has issue — Denis lames Alexander, Esq., b. 1920.
j¥«.— Tilshead House, 'Tilshead, Wilts. C/m6s— White's

Hon. Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, D.S.O.,
M.C. , Lieut. -Col. late Irish Guards, b. 1891. /?«.— Caledon,
CO. Tyrone.

Hon. William Sigismund Patrick Alexander, D.S.O. , Capt.
Irish Guards, b. 1895. A'tfj.— Caledon, co. Tyrone.

Yr. son of James Du Pre, 3rd Earl of Caledon,

b. 1812 ; d. 1855 ; m. 1845, Lady Jane F. H. M.

Grimston, V.A., d. of ist Earl of Verulam :—

Hon. Walter Philip Alexander, Col. late comdg. 2nd

Dragoons, 3. 1849; m. 1882, Margaret Katherine, M.B. E.,d.

of Rev. the Hon. Francis Sylvester Grimston ; and has issue

—Philip Svlvester Alexander, Esq., Capt. late 8th Hussars,

b. 1883 \tn. 1925, Violet, d. of the late H. H. Aylmer, of

Malmaison Castle, Townshend, Cork]; and Mary Catherine.

/p^r._Polebridge, Sutton Veny, Warminster, Wilts. Club

— Carlton.

Son of Hon. Charles Alexander, late Maj. and Hon.
Lt.-Col. 3rd Batt. Roy. Inniskilling Fusiliers, b. 1854 ;
d. igog ; tn. 1880, Kate, d. of Charles Stayner of Hali-
fax, Nova Scotia : —
Conn Alexander, Esq., late Capt. 3rd Batt. Royal Innis-
killing Fusiliers, late Lieut. Gren. Gds., b. 1883 ; m. 1906,
Gladys Constance, d. of late Thomas W. Grimshaw, C.B.,
M.D. ; and has issue— James Conn Alexander, Esq., b.
1907; Mona ; and Marjorie. i^^x.— Dagworth Manor,
Polmarsh, Essex.

ALEXANDER. Quarterly, i . paly wavy of six or and
azure, a lion rampant pean, on a chief gules, three
crosses flory ermine (Alexander) ; 2. argent, on a fesse
gules, three fleurs-de-Iys or, in chief a pellet (Disney) ;
3. paly wavy of six or and azure, on a chief a lion




passant (Thorp) ; 4. argent, on a canton gules, a lion s
gamb erased and erect or (Boothby) ; 5- gules, on a
chevron argent, a lion rampant sable, ducally crowned
or (Brooke, Lord Cobham) ; 6. argent, seven mascles
conjoined azure (Braybrooke) ; 7. gules, on a chevron or,
three estoiles sable (Cobham, Lord Cobham); 8. azure,
three fleurs-de-lys ermine (Burgh, Lord Burgh) ; 9. azure,
five fusils conjoined in fesse or (Percy) ; 10. paly of six or
and sable (Strabolgi, Earl of Athol). Mantling azure
and or. Crest — On a wTeath of the colours, a demi-lion
rampant or, gorged with a collar charged with two
bezants, in the dexter paw a battleaxe proper, the
sinister paw resting on a cross flory, as in the arms.
Motto — " Miseris succurrere disco."

Sons of Reginald Gervase Alexander, Esq., M.D.,

F.L.S., J. P., of Blackwall Lodge, Halifax, Yorks.,

b. 1847 ; d. 1916 ; m. 1879, Alicia Mary, d. of

John Greenwood, of Castle Hall, Mytholmroyd,

Yorks : —

Rt. Hon. Gervase Disney Alexander, 12 th Baron

Cobham (8 Jan. 1312-13), B.A., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., b.

1880 [By an Act of Parliament passed 1916, the Barony

of Cobham was called out of abeyance in his favom:, and

the effects of the Act of Attainder, 1603, were removed.]

Res. — Blackwall Lodge, Halifax.

Hon. Robert Disney Leith Alexander, b. 1885. He
was raised to the rank of a Baron's son 19 17.

ALEXANDER of Ballochmyle {L.O., matric. 1788).
Parted per pale argent and sable, a chevron, in base a cres-
cent and in chief a fleur-de-lys counterchanged, within a
bordure parted per pale gules and or. Mantling gules,
doubled argent. Crest — An elephant passant proper. Motto
— " Perseverantia vincit."

Son ot Major-Gen. Sir Claud Alexander, ist Bart.,
j.P., D.L., M.P., 6. 1831; d. 1899: M. 1863, Eliza
(d. 1927), d. of late Alexander Speirs of Elderslie,
M.P. :—
Sir Claud Alexander, 2nd Bart. (22 Jan. 1886), of
Ballochmyle, J.P. co. Ayr, B.A. (Oxon.), />. 1867; m. ist,
1889, Lady Diana Montgomerie (whom he div. 1894), d. of
Earl of Eglinton and Winton ; 2nd, 1896, Rachel Belasyse,
d. of the late Rev. Henry Holden, D.D. ; and has had issue —
(i) Wilfred Archibald Alexander, Esq., i. 1892; d. 1927
[m. 1919, Mary Prudence, d. of Guy F. Acheson, and left
issue — Claude Alexander, Esq., fi. 1927]; (2) Claud Alex-
ander, Esq. , ^. 1897; (3) Boyd Alexander, Esq., i. 1902;
and Wilhelmina. Seats — Ballochmyle, Ayrshire ; Fay Gate
Wood, Sussex.

ALEXANDER of Dublin (U.O., 15 June 1790). Per
pale argent and sable, a chevron, and in base a crescent, all
counterchanged, on a canton azure, a harp or, stringed
argent in a sinister chief a mullet argent. Mantling sable
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a dexter
arm embowedin armour holding in the hand a dagger, point
upwards, all proper, and charged on the forearm with a
mullet or. Motto—" Per mare, per terras."

Son of Sir William Ferdinand Alexander, 5th Bart.,

d. 1845; d. 1896; tn. 1884, Edith, d. of George Frederick

Heriot la Fargue of Bosworth Hall, Leics. : —

Sir Lionel Cecil William Alexander, D.S.O. , 6th Bart.

(11 Dec. 1809), Major late a3rd Batt. London Regt., formerly

Lieut, Gren. Gds. , d. 1885 ; ?n. ist, 1908, Norrouz Weston,

eld. d. of Sir Ernest Cable; and has issue — Desmond William

Lionel Alexander, Esq,, P. 1910 ; 2nd, 1924, Hopeful

Merrison Rose, d. of the late Capt. George Hurrell,

and has further issue — Nigel William Alexander, Esq. ,

i. 1925. Seats — Kentstown and Cruisetown, co. Meath.

/f!es. — Hemingford Abbotts, St. Ives, Hunts. Clui —


Son of Charles Henry Alexander, Gentleman, i. 1866 ;
d. 1898 ; m. 1890, Susie Macaulay, d. of Robert Alex-
ander : —
Robert Godfrey Alexander, Gentleman, fi. 1894. Jfes. —

ALEXANDER of EdgehiU, Connecticut (H.Coll., 1921).
Azure, on a chevron between three lymphads, sails
furled, oars in action, or, as many grenades fired proper.
Mantling azure and or. Crest — In front of a talbot's
head erased sabl^, gorged with a collar gemel gules,
two crescents or. Motto — " Vita perit, labor non

Son of Andrew Alexander, of Errol, co. Perth,
b. 1832 ; d. 1914 ; m. 1857, Harriet Newell {d.
1906), d. of Samuel Hay ward : —
Sir Douglas Alexander, ist Bart. (2nd July 1921),
Solicitor and Barrister, Canada, Pres. of the Singer Manu-
facturing Co., New York, b. 1864 ; m. 189^, Helen
Hamilton {d. 1923), d. of George Hamilton Gillespie, of
Hamilton, Canada ; and has issue — Douglas Hamilton
Alexander, Esq., B.A. Princeton, b. 1900; Archibald
Gillespie Alexander, Esq., b. 1907 ; Elizabeth Agnes ;
Helen Douglas. Res. — Edgehill, Stamford, Connecticut ;
I West 72nd St., New York. Clubs — Automobile, Riding
(New York).

ALEXANDER of Forkhill (Confd. U.O.). Per pale
argent and sable, a chevron between in chief an
annulet and in base a crescent, all counterchanged.
Mantling sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, an arm in armour embowed, the hand grasping a
sword all proper, and charged on the elbow with an
annulet sable. Motto — " Per mare per terras."

Sons of Henry Alexander, Esq., of Forkhill, D.L.

(Sheriff 1856), Barrister, d. 1803; d. 1877; m. 1839,

Lady Louisa Juliana Knox, d. of Thos., 2nd Earl ot

Ranfurly : —
Granville Henry Jackson Alexander of Forkhill, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L. for co. Armagh (High Sheriff 1883). late
Captain Armagh Militia, formerly Lieut, 83rd Regt. , d. 1852 ;
fn. 1880, Daisy, d. of M. Matthews of San Francisco. Ifes. —
13 Grosvenor Square, W. i. Clubs — Carlton, Kildarc
Street (Dublin).

Ronald Henry Alexander, Gentleman, b. 1858. Res. —
Dudley Henry Alexander, Esq., C.M.G. , Major (ret.)
late West Yorks Regt., b. 1863. Res. — 6 St. James's Place,
S.W. 67^*— United Service.

ALEXANDER of Inverness (L.O., 19 Dec. 1913).
Parted per pale argent and sable, a chevron between two
mullets in chief and in base a cushion, all counterchanged.

Mantling sable, doubled argent. Crest — Issuing from an
antique crown or, an eagle rising sable, beaked gold.
Badge — The wing of an eagle sable. MottO — "Un-

Eldest son of Samuel Alexander of Coxton Tower,

Morayshire, b. 1836; d. 1902; m. i860, Jessie Aitken,

d. of Capt. John Nelson, H.E.I.C.S. , of "The Craigans,

Galloway : —

Samuel Grant Alexander, Esq., M.B.E., J.P. Inverness,

F.R.I.B.A., A. I. A., F.F.S. , b. 1875; m. 1904, Sarah

Margarete Heydon, elder d. of late Kenneth Mackenzie




of Port Alfred, South Africa ; and has issue— (i) Ludovic
John Grant, Gentleman, /^. 1909; and Marguerite Nelson.
Res. — Villa Rosalia, Beaver Lake, Asheville, North Caro-
lina, U.S.A. C/k^^j— Chelsea Arts (London) ; Biltmore
Forest Country (Asheville).

.ALEXANDER (L.O., 24 Oct. 1912). Parted per pale
argent and gules, a chevron invected counterchanged, tn
a canton azure, a galley, sail furled of the first. Mantlin|^
gules, doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of his liveries,
a dexter arm embowed, vanibraced, holding a sword, all
proper, hilted and pommelled or. Motto — " Per mare
per terras."

Third surv. son of the late Charles Ale.xander, last of
Auchinina, Inverkeithny, co. Banff, of Don Bank

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