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of the iirst. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, upon a rock proper, in front of two spears
in saltire azure, a cropper pigeon or. Motto — " Love all
men, fear no man."

Son of Charles James Cropper, Esquire, J. P., D.L.,

B.A. (Cantab.), b. 1852 ; d. 1924 ; m. 1876, Hon. Edith

Emily Holland, eldest dau. of the Rt. Hon. the ist

Viscount Knutsford, Bart., G.C.M.G. :—

James Winstanley Cropper, Gentleman, b. 1879; m.

1910, Margaret Constance, second d. of Lt.-C ol. Josceline

Fitzroy Bagot, Esq., J. P., D.L. ; and has issue — Anthony

Cropper, Gentleman, b. 1912 ; Rachel Marjorie ; Anne

Sibyl ; Theodora Olive ; Gabrielle Edith ; Ruth Ellen.

Residence— E,\\e^Tgve:e:n, Kendal. Club— 'Qrooks's.

Sons of Edward William Cropper, Esq., J. P. co.
Lancaster, b. 1833; d. 1906; m. 1861, Frances, d. of
Ichabod Charles Wright, Esq., M.A., of Mapperley
Hall :—
Very Rev. James Cropper, Dean of Gibraltar, M.A.
Camb,, b. 1862; tn. 1888, Ethel Frances, d. of G. Percival
Smith ; and has had issue — (i) Paul Cropper, Gentleman,
b. 1889; (2) Edward Percival Cropper, Esq., Capt. and
Adjt. 2nd W. Yorks. Regt., b. 1896 ; killed in action 1918 ;
(3) Richard Alfred Cropper, Gentleman, b. 1890; Frances
Alice ; and Martha Phyllis. Res. — The Deanery, Gibraltar.
Rev. Charles Henry Edward Cropper, Genileman, b. 1866 ;
m. 1891, Ethel Mary, d. of Rev. Conrad Samuel Green ;
and has had issue — (i) Charles Leonard Cropper, Gentle-
man, b. 1894; (2) Alexander Cropper, Gentleman, 2nd
Lieut. Wilts. Regt. and R.F.C., b. 1896; d. of wounds
received in action 1916 ; and Madge Ethel. Res. — 1933
Foul Bay Road, Victoria, B.C.

Rev. Frederick William Cropper, M.A. Camb., b. 1871 ;
m. 1897, Florence Barton, d. of the late Rev. Thomas
Davies Jones, Vicar of Caerwent, Chepstow; and has
issue — Charles Frederick John Cropper, Gentleman, b.
igoi ; and Violet Gwenllian. Res. — Horseheath Rectory,






CROSBIE (U.O. ). Argent, a lion rampant sable, in
chief two dexter hands couped and erect gules. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,
three swords, two in saltire the points downwards, the third
in pale point upwards, environed with a snake all proper.
Motto — " Indignante invidia florebit Justus." Livery —
Dark blue and yellow.

Son of Sir William Richard Crosbie, 7th Bart., b.

1820 ; d. -Li-j-j ; m. 1854, Catherine, d. of Rev. Samuel

Madden: —
Sir William Edward Douglas Crosbie, 8th Bart. {24
April 1630), of Maryborough, Queen's Co. late Lieut.
Beds. Mil., b. 1855; m. 1893, Georgina Mary, d. ot
Thomas Edward Milles Marsh of Bath ; and has issue—
Marjorie Kathleen [;«. 1920, Geoffrey Sutcliffe Marsh, late
I.C.S.]. Res.—

Sons of William Talbot Talbot-Crosbie, Esq., J. P..

D.L., b. 1817 ; d. 1886; m. 1839, Susan Anne, d.

of Hon. Lindsey Merrik Peter Burrell : —
The late Lindsey Bertie Talbot-Crosbie, Esq., of Ardfert

William David Talbot-Crosbie, Gentleman, b. 1849 ;

m. 1874, Kathleen Sophia, d. of Col. E. T. Coke of

Trusley. Res. —

Son of Lt -Col. James Crosbie of Ballyheigue Castle,
J. P. and D.L. co. Kerry (High Sheriff 1862), *.
1832; d. 1897; m. i860, Rosa, d. of Sir John Lister
Lister-Kaye, 2nd Bart., of Denby Grange, Wake-
Brig.-Gen. James DayroUes Crosbie, C.M.G., D.S.O.,

J. P. and D.L. co. Kerry (High Sheriff 1894), late Roy.

Welsh Fus., b. 1865 ; m. 1894, Maria Caroline, d. of late

Major James Leith, V.C. , of Scots Greys (s. of Sir

Alexander Leith of Glenkindie) ; and has issue — Oonah

Mary. C/z/i^^— Naval and Mil., Kildare Street (Dublin).
Son of Pierse Crosbie, Gentleman, late Lieut. 7th Roy.
Fus., b. ; d. 1907; m. 1875, Lissie, d. of Thomas

McClelland of Greencastle, co. Donegal: —
Walter McClelland Crosbie, Esq., D.S.O., Lt.-Col. late

Royal Munster Fus., b. 1878 ; 7}i. 1909, Honor Alice, d. of

the late Very Rev. Lucius H. O'Brien, Dean of Limerick.

Postal add. — Castle House, Greencastle, Moville, Donegal.
Yr. son of Pierse Crosbie of Ballyheigue (High
Sheriff CO. Kerry 1815), b. ; d. 1849; m. 2nd,

1831, Elizabeth, d. of Thomas William Sandes Esq.,
D.L. , of Sallow Glen, co. Kerry : —
Francis Crosbie, Gentleman, b. ; m. 1876, Henrietta

Anne, d. of Thomas Smith of Woodford, Listowel, Co.

Inspector R.I.C. ; and has issue — Margaret Henrietta,

and Maria Alice. Res. —

CROSFIELD (H. CoU.). Vert, a saltire engraUed
between two crosses botony in fesse, and in pale as many
trefoils slipped, all or. Mantling vert and or. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, in front of an-oak tree fructed, a
greyhound courant, all proper. Badge — A rose gules,
leaved and slipped, between two sprigs of oak fructed
proper, enfiled with a circlet sable.

Son of John Crosfield, of Walton Lea, Higher Walton,
Cheshire : —

Joseph John Crosfield, Esq., J. P. Cheshire and Hamp-
shire, h. 1866 ; m. 1892 , Alice, d. of O. S. Stack, of Bengal.
Res. — Embley Park, Romsey, Hants. ; 13 Melbury Road,
W.14. Club — Windham.

WALTER CROSLAND, Esquire, J. P. for co. Berks.
Born Feb. 3, i860, being the eldest son of Edward Powell
Crosland of Stainley House. Yorks. , and of Maria his wife,
dau. of the late John Mundell of Castley, Yorks. Armorial
bearings^Quarterly argent and gules, a cross parted and
fretted between four crosses botony all counterchanged.
Mantling gules and argent. Creat— On a wreath of the
colours, a cubit arm erect proper, grasping a cross botony
gules, between two roses gules, stalked, leaved and
slipped also proper. Livery— "DiaV. blue. Married, April
30, 1892, Eliza Cockshott, dau. of the late George Hender-
son of Ealing, Middlesex; and has Issue — (i) Harold
Powell Crosland, Gentleman, b. March 5, 1893 : (2) Walter
Hugh Crosland, Gentleman, b. Nov. 28, 1894; and Evelyn
May. Residence— The Grange, Eaton Hastings, Faringdon,

CROSS. Gules, a cross flory argent, charged with five
passion-nails sable, a bordure of the second. Mantling
gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
griffin's head erased argent, gorged with a double chain
gold, therefrom pendent a mullet pierced sable, in the beak
a passion-nail also sable. Supporters — On either side a
Pegasus argent, holding in the mouth a passion-nail sable,
the dexter gorged with a chain or, therefrom pendent a
cross flory gules ; the sinister gorged with a double chain
or, therefrom pendent a mullet pierced sable. Motto —
" Credi cruci."

Son of Hon. William Henry Cross, M.P., Liverpool,
b. 1856 ; d. 1892 ; m. 1880, Mary {Res. — Ash House,
Broughton-in-Furness), d. of William Lewthwaite,
of Broadgate, Cumberland : —
Rt. Hon. Richard Assheton Cross, 2nd Viscount Cross,
(18 Aug. 1886), b. 1882 ; s. his grandfather as 2nd Viscoiint
1914 ; m. 1918, Maud Evelyn Inigo, d. of Maj.-Gen. Inigo
Richmund Jones, C.B., C.V.O., of Kelston Park, Somer-
set, and has issue — Hon. Assheton Henry Cross, b. 1920 ;
Hon. Richmund Gilfrid Cross, b. 1922 ; Hon. John Michael
Inigo Cross, b. 1923 ; Idonea Mary Ellice. Seat — Eccle
Riggs, Broughton-in-Furness. town res. — 22 Chester
Street. Clubs — Carlton, Bath.

CROSS of Marchbankwood (L.O.). Parted per chevron
argent and gules, two cross crosslets fitchee sable in chief,
and in base a garb or. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of his liveries, a griffin segreant sable
armed, langued and winged argent. Motto — " Sub cruce

Eld. son of Sir Alexander Cross, ist Bart., M.P., b.

1847 ; d. 1914, by his ist wife, m. 1874, Jessie

Mackenzie, d. of Sir Peter Coats, of Auchendrane,

CO. Ayr : —
Sir William Cross, 2nd Bart. (5th July 1912), of
Scatwell, Muir of Ord, co. Ross, and Tathhill, Kilpatnck
Juxta, CO. Dumfries, J. P. City of Glasgow, b. 1877.
Seat — Scatwell, Muir of Ord, co. Ross. C/wfts^Boodle's,
Cavalry, Bath.

CROSS (L.O. , 1868). Argent, an ear of wheat proper,
between four cross crosslets fitchee sable, one, two, and one,



within a bordure parted per pale of the second and or.
Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest — Upon a wreath ot




his liveries, a griffin segreant sable, armed,
winged or. Motto — " Sub cruce copia."

? Present representative.

beaked, and

CARLTON CROSS, Esquire, J. P. for County Palatine
of Lancaster, and for Dorset, M.A. (Oxon. ), Born
August 30, 1859, being the eldest son of the late
]. K. Cross, Esq., J. P., formerly Member of Parliament,
and Under-Secretarv of State for India, by his wife
Emily Jane, dau. of James Carlton, Esq., J. P. Livery
— Green coat, with yellow and green striped vest. Armorial
bearings — Or, a cross molme vert, charged with three
fleurs-de-lys in fesse of the field, a chief of the second, thereon
a saltire argent, between two fleurs-de-lys of the first. Upon

liveries, a griffin segreant sable, armed beaked and winged
argent. Motto^"Sub cruce copia." Married, April 4,
1893, Caroline Aimili Robertson, third dau. of Sir Noel
Paton, R.S.A. , LL.D. , Her Majesty's Limner for Scotland,
and has Issue— {x) Alexander Robertson Cross, Gentleman,

the escutcheon is placed a helmet befitting his degree, with
a mantling vert and or. Crest — Upon a wreath of the
colours, in front of a dragons liead couped gules, langued
gold, collared argent, three fleurs-de-lys fessewise or.
Motto — " E.x cruce floras." Married, June 17, 1886,
Emily, third dau. of R. H. Briscoe, Esq., Justice c.f the
Peace and Deputy-Lieutenant, of Old Caynton, co. Shrop-
shire ; and has had Issue — (i) John Kynaston Carlton Cross,
Esq., Major Lanes. Fusiliers, b. August 27, 1889 ; (2)
Reginald Carlton Cross, Gentleman, b. November 11, 1891 ;
killed in action 1918; (3) Rev. Wilfrid Randall Carlton
Cross, Clerk in Holy Orders, b. September 30, 1893. "Seat
— Wyke Hall, Gillingham, Dorset. Ciubs — Boodle's,

DAVID CROSS, Esquire, J. P. for co. Renfrew. Born
1853, being the second son of the late David Cross, Gentle-
man, of East Bank and Ingliston, in the county of Renfrew,
and of Knockdon, in the county of Ayr, by his wife Mary,
dau. of .Ale.xander Paterson. Armorial bearings {L.O.,
1886) — Argent, an ear of wheat proper between four cross
crosslets fitch^e, one, two, and one sable, within a bordure
engrailed parted per pale of the second and or. Mantling
gfules, doubled argent. Crest -Upon a wreatli of his
liveries, a griffin segreant sable, armed, beaked, and winged
argent. Motto -"Sub cruce copia." 6>a/ Ingliston,
Bishopton, Renfrewshire. C/«d— Western (Glasgow).

ROBERT CROSS, Gentleman, Fellow of the Society of
Antiquaries of Scotland, Merchant in Leith. Born Nov.
22, 1862, being the sixth and youngest son of the late David
Ctoss of East Bank and Ingliston, in the co. of Renfrew,
and of Knockdon in the co. of Ayr, J. P., by his wife Mary,
dau. of Alexander Paterson. Armorial bearings (L.O. )
i892)~Argent, an ear of wheat proper, between four cross
crosslets fitch^e, one, two, and one sable, within a bordure
indented parted per pale of the second and or, and impaling
the arms of Paton, namely azure, a wolfs head argent,
between two crescents in chief and a fleur-de-lys in base or.
Mantling sable, doubled argent. Crest— On a wreath of his

b. Sept. I, 1894; (2) Noel Paton Cross, Gentleman, b. Feb.
7, 1897; (3) Donald Cross, Gentleman, b. May 27, 1900,
Residence — 13 Moray Place, Edinburgh. Clubs — Uni-
versity (Edinburgh), Western (Glasgow).

The L.\te WILLIAM CROSS, Gentleman, of Red Scar,
Preston, co. Lancaster. Born Nov. 27, 1850; d. 1916; being
the eldest son of the late William Assheton Cross, Esq. , J. P.
and D.L. , Col. ist R. L. Militia, by his wife Katharine
Matilda, fourth daughter of Charles Winn of Nostell
Priory, co. York, and sister of ist Lord St. Oswald.
Armorial bearings — Gules, a cross flory argent, charged
with five passion-nails sable, a bordure of the second.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a griffin's head erased argent, gorged with a double
chain gold, therefrom pendent a mullet pierced sable, in the
beak a passion-nail also sable. Motto— "Crede cruci."
Married ist, 1879, Marianne, dau. of Charles Murray
Adamson, of Jesmond, co. Northumberland ; m. 2nd, 1906,
Alice Mary, eldest dau. of late Gen. Isaac Forsyth
MacAndrew ; and had surv. issue by ist m. — Katherine May
and Dorothy ffarington [/«. 1904, Frederick Montague James

CROSS of Shrewsbury (H. Coll., 15 May 1865, Gts.
55,322). Per fesse dancetty or and azure, a pale, three
crosses pati nee in chief and one in base, all counter-
changed. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a wreath of
the colours, upon the trunk of a tree eradicated fessewise
and sprouting to the dexter proper, a stork, also proper,
resting the dexter fcot upon a cross patonce or. Motto —
" In cruce dum spiro fides."

Sons of William Gowen Cross of Mardol, Shrewsbury,

Mayor of Shrewsbury 1875 and 1878, b. i8ig ; d. 1881 ;

m. 1847, Eliza Ann, d. of William Gunn of Russell

Square: —
William Gowen Cross, Gentleman, Alderman and formerly
(1894) Mayor cf Shrewsbury, b. 1848; m. 1880, Betsy
Townsend George of Shrewsbury ; and has issue — William
Gcwen Cross, Gentleman, a burgess of Shrewsbury, b. 1881 ;
Beesie Vera \m. 1908, Arthur George Cope]; and Helen




Mary [m. 1913, Thos. Ford Lowe]. 7?«. — 70 Mardol,

Arthur Richard Cross, Gentleman, d. . Res. — En-
field Highway, N,E.

Frederick James Cross, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Son of John Cross, Gentleman, Solicitor, of Staple
Inn, b. 1824 ; d. 1888 ; w. :—

William James Cross, Gentleman, Solicitor, /'. 1864. Res.
— Benchfield, Finchley : 5 Clement's Inn, London, W.C.
Son of Ernest Cross, Gentleman, ^. ; m. : —
Ernest Llewellyn Cross, Gentleman, b. ; m. igoB,
Lucretia Irwin ; and has issue — Ernest Locksley Cross, /'.
1910. Res. —

CROSSE (H. Coll.). Gules, on a pile or, between two
mullets of six points in base, a cross potent counterchanged.
Mantling gules and or. Crest —On a wreath of the colours,
a gryphon's head erased gules, charged with a mullet of six

points or, between two crosses potent, also gules. Motto

— "Esse quam videri. "

Sons of the Rev. Marlborough Crosse, Clerk in Holy
Orders, Vicar of Terrington St. Clement, King's Lynn,
Norfolk, b. Aug. 6, 1826 ; d. ; w. Nov. 25, 1848,

Elizabeth, d. of James Wilson of co. Carlow: —
James Stuart Crosse, Gentleman, b. April 2, 1852; m.

Agnes, dau. of F. Gayford. Res. —

Marlborough Crosse, Gentleman, b. Feb. 17, 1864.


CROSSE (H. CoU.). Gules, a rose argent, barbed and

seeded proper, between three crosses patee or. Mantling

gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,

upon a cross patee or, a stork proper, holding in the

dexter claw an annulet gold. Motto — " Sub cruce aurea."

Sons of William Upcott, of Cullompton, Devon, b.

; m. , Elizabeth, d. and heiress of Richard

Reader Crosse, of Westcott, Cullompton: —

Rev. William Edward Crosse Crosse (formerly Upcott,

R.L. i6th April 1915), Clerk in Holy Orders, b. ■ m.

; and has issue — Crosse, Gentleman,

b. ; [m. {Res.— )]. Res. — The

Rectory, Petrockstowe, Dolton, N. Devon.

John Dudley Reeder Crosse, Gentleman (formerly
Upcott, R.L. 10 May 1915), b.

CROSSE (R.L., 8 Sept. 1828, H. Coll.,). Quarterly,
gules and or, in the first and fourth quarters a cross potent
argent. Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, a stork proper, in its beak a cross
potent fitch^e argent. Motto — " Sub cruce salus."

Livery— While coat, scarlet waistcoat, scarlet plush

breeches and white stockings.

Surv. dau. of Col. Thomas Richard Crosse of
Shaw Hill, b. 1829 ; d. 1897 ; m. i860. Lady Mary
Stuart, d. of 4th Earl of Castle Stewart : —
Kathleen Mary Crosse [Arms only on a lozenge]. Res.

— The Yew House, Caterham Valley, Surrey.

Yr. son of Thomas Bright Crosse (formerly Ikin) of
Shaw Hill, J. P., D.L., b. 1796; d. 18S6 ; 7n.
1828, Anne Mary, d. of Richard Crosse of Shaw Hill
and Crosse Hall, and latterly Legh of Adlington,
Cheshire : —
Hugh Banastre Crosse, Gentleman, b. 1838.
Sons of Capt. Robt. Legh Crosse, 52nd Lt. Inf.,
b. 1842 ; d. 1907 ; m. 1883, Mary, d. of the late James
Brad dock : —
Richard Banastre Crosse, Esq., Lieut. -Col. late S2nd Lt.

Inf., b. 1888. Posi add.—] and Military Club.

Charles Legh Crosse, Gentleman, b. 1893. Res. — Raven's

Oak, Stapeley, near Nantwich, Cheshire.

J. P. for Suffolk, Barrister-at-Law (Lincoln's Inn). Born
April 15, 1861, being the elder son of Abraham Crossfield
of Stamford Hill. co. London, Solicitor, by his wife Miranda
Eliza, dau. of William Grimwood King. Armorial bearings
— Azure, on a chief nebuly or, four crosses couped of
the field. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a wreath
of tlie colours, a talbot passant or, holding in the mouth a
cross crosslet fitch^e azure, ami resting the dexter fore-leg
on a cross couped, as in the arms. MottO — " La croix ma
foi." Married, Sept. 15, 1892, Sarah Jane, dau. of William
Tullet Howard ; and Died 1923, leaving Issue — Hilda
Emmeline [d. Sept. 14, 1898); and Dorothy Miranda.
Estate — Stanningfield, Suffolk.

CROSSLEY (H. Coll.). Quarterly, i and 4, gules, a
chevron indented ermine, between two cross crosslets in
chief and a saltire in base or (Crossley, 1863) ; 2 and 3, per
pale argent and gules, a lion salient d< uble-queued between
three annulets counterchanged (Brinton, 1863). Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, a demi-hind erased proper, charged




with two bars and holding between the feet a cross crosslet
or. Mantling gules and argent. Supporters- On either
side a hind proper, senile of cross crosslets or. Motto —
" Omne bonum ab alto."

Son of Sir Francis Crosslcy, ist Bart., M.F. , d. 1817 ;

d. 1872 ; tn. 1845, Martha Eliza, d. of Henry Brinton : —
Rt. Hon. Sir Savile Brinton Crossley, ist Baron
Somerleyton, of Somerleyton, Suffolk (2b June 1916), 2nd
Bart. (23june 1863), G.C.V.O., P.C, J.P. Norfolk, I.P. and
D.L. Norfolkand Suffolk (High Sheriff 1896), B.A. (Oxon.),
Lt.-Col. comdg. P.W.O. Norfolk Art., served with I.Y. in S.
African War 1899-igoi, Paymaster-Gen. of the Forces
1902-5, M.P. for North Suffolk 1885-92, and for Halifax
1900-6, 6. 1857; m. 1887, Phyllis, C.B.E. , d. of Sir Henry
de Bathe, Bart. ; and has issue — (i) Hon. Francis Savile
Crossley, late Major 9th Lancers, M.C. , b. 1889 [;«. 1924,
Bridget, d. of Douro Hoare, Esq., C.B.E. , and has issue —
Mary]; (2) Hon. John de Bathe Crossley, 6. 1893 [*"■
Dorothy, d. cf the late Sir George Everard Cayley, 9th
Bart., and has issue —Anthony Everard Savile Crossley,
Esq., i. 1920; Charles John Crossley, Gentleman, /•. 1921] ;
Hon. Phyllis Patty [m. Capt. Evelyn Barclay, late Scots
Gds. , s. of Hugh Barclay, of Colney Hall, Norwich, and
hasissue— 3 daus.] ; and Hon. Monica Victoria [m. Arthur
Granville Smith, Lt.-Col. Coldstream Gds., D.S.O., M.C,
G.S.O. London District, and has issue — i son, 3 daus.].
Seat — Somerleyton Hall, Lowestoft, Suffolk. C/u6 —

CROSSLEY of Dunham Massey (H. Coll., 1909). Azure,
a chevron between in chief two tau crosses and in base a
hind statant all or. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, a hind's head couped or, holding in
the mouth a tau cross azure. Motto — " Credo et amo. "
Sons of Sir William John Crossley, ist Bart., J. P.,
M.P. for Altrincham Div. of Cheshire 1906-9, i. 1844 ;
d. 1911 ; m. 1876, Mabel Gordon, d. of Dr. Francis
Anderson, Inspec.-Gen. of Hospitals, Calcutta: —
Sir Kenneth Irwin Crossley, 2nd Bart. (1909), B.A. Oxon. ,
J.P. Cheshire, 6. 1877; ?». 1901, Florence Josephine, d. of
Joseph Nash Field of Chicago; and has issue — Anthony
Crommelin Crossley, Esq., d. 1903 [m. 1927, Clare, d. of
Col. Alan Fortescue Thomson, D.S.O. , late R.A. , of Craig
Hall, Kennethmont, Aberdeenshire]; Fidelia Josephine;
Ruth Irwin ; and Catherine Pamela Field. Seat — Comber-
mere .Abbey, Whitchurch, Salop. Clu6 — Travellers'.

Erie Crossley, Esq., O.B.E. , J.P. co. Warwick, Major
late nth Hussars (S.R,), d. 1878 ; m. 1903, Janet Boyd, d.
of Frank Merriman of Church House, Knutsford, Cheshire ;
and has issue — u) Nigel John Crossley, Esq., Lieut. R.N.,
fi. 1904; (2) John Richard Irwin Crossley, Gentleman, d.
1908; (3) Michael Nicholson Crossley, Gentleman, i. 1912 ;
Barbara Katharine; and Mary Bettine. J?gs. — The Park
Farm, Wykham, Banbury.

GROSSMAN (H. Coll.). Sable, ona chevron or, between
two goats' heads erased argent in chief, and an eider duck
in base proper, three cross crosslets gules. Mantling sable
and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front of a
goat's head erased argent, three cross crosslets gules.
Motto — " In cruce spes mea."

Son of Major-Gen. Sir William Grossman, K.C.M.G.,

R.E., M.P., J. P., F.S.A., d. 1830; d. 1901 ; m.

1855, Catharine Josephine, d. of John Lawrence

Morley of Albany, West Australia : —
Robert Grossman, Esq., J.P. co. Hereford, (5. 1862; m.
1891, Elsie H., d. of late Capt. E. L. Clogstoun of Four
Peaks, New Zealand. Seats —

Sons of Lawrence Morley Grossman, Esq., J.P.

Northumberland, Major late 5th Batt. Northumberland

Fus. , Lord of the Manor of Holy Island, 6. 1864; d.

1908 ; m. 1887, Frances Ann, d. of late J. T Ronaldson

of Howick Grange, Northumberland: —
Francis Lindisfarne Morley Grossman, Esq., D.S.O. ,
M.C, Maj. R.A., Ltjrd of the Manor of Holy Island,
6. 1888 ; m. 1919, Ruth, d. of Capt. V. Gartside-'Tippinge,

of Duns, CO. Berwick, and has issue Grossman,

Gentleman, i. ; and i dau. Seat — Cheswick House,

Beal, R.S.O., Northumberland. Ciud — Jun. United Service.
William Ronald Morley Grossman, Gentleman, d. 1894.

CROSTHWAIT (U.O., nth Nov., 1845). Gules, a
lion rampant between six cross- crosslets or. Mantling
gules and or. Crest — A demi-lion rampant, per fesse
proper and or. Motto — " Conquer or die." Livery—

Claret coat, yellow facings, black and yellow striped

Sons of Samuel Crosthwait, Gentleman, of Bagenals-
town, and Littleton, co. Tipperary, b. ; d.

m. , Elsie, d. of Rev. Edward Perry : —

Col. Herbert Leland Crosthwait, CLE. (1920), R.E.,
formerly Supt. Survey of India, b. 1867 ; m. 1899,
Cecile, d. of Surg. -Gen. A. F. Churchill. Res. — Apple
Tree House, Fleet, Hants. Club — United Service.

The Rev. Canon Edward Gerard Stewart Crosthwait.
M.A., late Precentor and Treasurer of Cashel Cathedral,
formerly Rector of Littleton, b. 1871 ; m. , Constance
Mabel, d. of Surg. -Gen. Cherry. Res. — Danesfoot,
Gong Hill, Farnham, Surrey.

Major W. Sylvester Crosthwait, b. . Res. —

CROSWELLER (H. Coll.). Gules, a lion rampant or,
holding with the forepaws a spear erect proper, in chief two
plates fessewise, each charged with a trefoil slipped vert,
and on an escutcheon of pretence, the arms of Pates,
namely, argent, a chevron per pale ermine and ermines
between three pellets each within an annulet sable. Mant-
ling gules and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in
front of a cross pat^e sable, a lion's face or. Motto —
" Vive ut vivas."

Only son of William David Crosweller (son of late
David Crosweller of Kennington Park Road), 6. 1822 ;
d. 1890 ; tn. 1849, Sarah Ward, third and ygst. d. of
late Joseph Pates of Headington, Oxfordshire : —
The late William Thomas Crosweller, Gentleman, F. Z.S.,
F.R.S.L., M.S.A., Past Master of the Worshipful Com-
pany of Gardeners, and Liveryman of the Worshipful
Companies of Spectacle Makers, Shipwrights, and Pattern-
makers, Life Member of the British Association and Life
Fellow of the Imperial Institute, d. 1851 ; d. 1911 ; m. 1882,
Annie, eld. d. and coh. of late William Pates of Headington.
Jies. — Kent Lodge, Sidcup, Kent.

Capt. 4th Batt. Loyal N. Lancashire Regt. Bo)n 1849,
being the only son of the late Robert Crothers of Auchna-
cloy, CO. Tyrone, by Jessie, dau. of William Murdoch of
Greenock (she died 1872). Armorial bearings— Gules, a
bend wavy vair^e azure and or, between two lions rampant
argent. Mantling gules and or. Crest — Upon a wreath
of the colours, on a club lying fesseways proper, an heraldic
tiger passant or. Motto — " Sperandum est." Married,
1873, Fanny, dau. of Augustus H. Ward of Elm and Wis-
bech, CO. Cambridge; and has, with other /jj«« — Robert

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