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Anne Fitzmaurice, d. of Henry, 4ih Marquess of
Lansdowne, K.G. : —
Almarus Edward Henry Digby, Esq., b. 1889. Seat —
Buckshaw House, Holwell, Sherborne, Dorset. Res. —
18 Bryanston Square, W.i.
Giles Stephen Fitzmaurice Digby, Gentleman, b. 1894.
Son of Rt. Hon. Edward St. Vincent Digby, 9th
Baron Digby, Lieut. 9th Lancers, b. 1809 ; d. 1889 ;
m. 1837, Lady Theresa Anna Maria Fox-Strangways,
d. of 3rd Earl of Ilchester : —
Hon. Gerald Fitzmaurice Digby, Capt. (Emergency
List) R.N., b. 1858; VI. 1906, Lady Lilian M. H. D.
Liddell, M.B.E. , d. of 2nd Earl of Ravensworth ; and
has issue — Theresa Mary. Res. — Lewcombe Manor, Dor-
chester. C/z/*j— Naval and Military, Travellers'.

Sons of Sir Kenelm Edward Digby, G.C.B. (1906),
K.C. B. (1898), called to the Bar in Lincoln's Inn
1865, and made a Bencher 1891 ; appointed Judge of
Circuit Number 19, Feb. 1892 ; Permanent Under-
Secretary of State for the Home Department, 1895-
1903, b. 1836; d. 1916 ; m. 1870, Hi n. Carohne, d.
ot the Right Hon. Edward Strutt, ist Baron Belper : —
Arthur Kenelm Digby, Esq., D.S.O. , Major R.A. , b.
1879 ; m. 1911, Violet, younger d. of Sherbrooke Keatinge.
Edward Aylmer Digby, Esq., K.C, Barrister-at-Law,
Comdr. (ret.), R.N. , b. 1883 ; m. 1911, Winifred Digby,
ygst. d. of Arthur G. Watson, D.C.L. ; and has issue —
Kenelm Hubert Digby, Gentleman, b. 1912; Robert .Arthur
Digby, Gentleman, b. 1913; Noel Aylmer Digby, Gentle-
man, b. 1914 ; Fiona; and Monica. Res. — Kings Ford,

Yngst. son of Rev. and Hon. Kenelm Henry Digby,

M.A., b. 1811 ; d. 1891; 7)1. 1835, Caroline, d. of

Edward Sheppard of Firgrove, Salop : —

Algernon Digby, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.), b. 1849; m.

1888, Richenda Catherine, d. of the late Capt. Philip

Hamond, 34th Regt. ; and has issue— Thomas Hankinson

Digby, Capt. Armoured Car Corps, b. 1892 ; Almeric

Catharine; Bridget Mary; and Noel Richenda. Res. —

Cley, Norfolk.

Sons of Lt.-Col. John Almarus Digby, Gren. Gds., of
Chalniington House, Dorchester, b. 1826; d. 1885;

m. 1861, Dianna Alicia, d. of Hon. and Rev. W. H.
Scott : —
Lionel William John Digby, Gentleman, Lieut. Dorset
Regt., served in S. Africa, b. 1870. Club — Bachelors'.

Henry Montagu Digby, Esq., late Maj. 3rd Batt. West
Riding Regt., served in S. Africa, b. 1874. Res. —
4 Cadogan Court Gardens, S. W. i. Clubs — Travellers',

Son of Vice-Adm. Noel Stephen Fox Digby, R.N., b.
1839 ; d. 1920 ; in. ist, 1879, Ethel Dorothea, d. of
Rev. Wm. Webb-Spicer of Itchen Abbas, co. South-
ampton ; 2nd, 1883, Sibella Frances, d. of Henry
Drake of Reading : —
Noel Somerville Digby, Esq., Lieut. R.N. (ret.), b. 1899 ;
in. 1923, Margaret Kathleen Abbott. Res. — Street Farm,
Bramley, Basingstoke. Club — United Service.

DILKE (Arms recorded and crest granted 1574) —
Gules, a lion rampant per pale argent and or, the
escutcheon being charged with his badge of Ulster as
a baronet. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, a dove argent, membered gules.
Mottoes — "Love and honour," "Leo inimicis amicis
columba." Livery — Chocolate brown.

Sons of Ashton Wentworth Dilke, M.P. for Newcastle-

on-Tyne, b. 1850 ; d. 1883 ; in. 1876, Margaret Mary,

eldest d. of Thomas Eustace Smith of Gosforth House,

Northumberland : —

Sir Fisher Wentworth Dilke, 4th Bart. (22 Jan. 1862),

B.A. (Camb.),Capt. late 4th Batt. Roy. Berks. Regt. (T. A.),

b. 1877; in. 1905, Ethel, elder d. of late W. K. Clifford,

F. R.S. ; and has issue— (i) John Fisher Wentworth Dilke,

Esq., b. 1906; (2) Michael Clifford Wentworth Dilke, Esq.,

b. 1909; (3) Christopher Wentworth Dilke, Esq., b. 1913.

Res. — 53 Sussex Gardens, Hyde Park, W.

Clement Wentworth Dilke, Gentleman, B.A. (Camb.),
b. 1878 ; in. 1901, Marie Hilda Jessie, only child of William
Phelps, M.D. ; and has issue — (i) Oswald Ashton Went-
worth Dilke, Gentleman, b. 1915 ; Muriel Mary Went-
worth ; Sybil Iris Wentworth ; and Cecilia Wentworth.
Res. — 63 Wilbury Road, Hove, Sussex.


DILLON (H. Coll.). Party per pale argent and gules,
a lion rampant debruised by two barrulets between three
crescents, and within the horns of each a mullet cf six
points all counterchanged. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, upon a rock proper, a
falcon rising argent, the whole between two crescents, and
within the horns of each a mullet of six points gules.
Motto — "Auxilium ab alto."

Sons of Ralph Cantrell Dillon of Manchester, and of
Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, sometime H.B.M.'s Consul
at Pernambuco, by his wife Matilda Caroline, d. of
James Nott : —

Alfred Dillon, Gentleman, b. 1852; m. 1876, Hedwig
Caroline, d. of Dr. John Frederic Meister, formerly of
Munster, Westphalia, and now of Porto Alegre, Rio
Grande do Sul ; and has issue — John Alfred Leonard
Dillon, Gentleman, b. 1880 ; Maria Valeria Florentina ; and
Leonora Helena Frederica.

Ralph Amaro Cantrell Dillon, Gentleman, D.D.S. , b.
1857 ; in. and has issue— i dau. Res. — Chicago, U.S.A.

Lin de Gloria Dillon, Gentleman, b. 1859. Married,
and has issue. Res — Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Thomas Cantrell Dillon, Esq., M.D., O.B.E., H.B.M.'s
Consul for the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, b. 1861 ;
m. Gloria Pearl, d. of Edwin Blessington-Green, Esq.

Rupert Wentworth Dillon, Gentleman, M.R.C.S. ,
L.R.C.P. Lond., Mem. Brit. Med. Assoc, late Asst. Div.
Surg. Wandsworth Div. Metrop. Police, b. 1866; m. 1900,
Lilian Mary, d. of Samuel Wayte Cooper ; and has issue —
(i) Ralph Beresford Rupert Dillon, Gentleman, b. 1901 ; (2)
Cyril Wentworth Dillon, Gentleman, b. 1907. Res. —
" Darent," 61 Uxbridge Road, Hanwell, London, W.7.

Officer of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of
Jerusalem, J. P., co. Durham. Born April 24, 1862,
being the eldest son of the late Charles Blake Dillon,
Gentleman, of Springlawn, co. Roscommon (desc. from
Thomas, 4tii son Theobald, ist Vise. Dillon) by Maria
his wife, dau. of the late John Neilan of Stonepark,
in the county of Roscommon. Armorial bearings-
Argent, a lion passant between three crescents gules, a




martlet for difference, impaling the arms of Dormer,
namely: azure, ten billets, four, three, two and one or, on
a chief of the second a demi-lion issuant sable. Upon
the escutcheon is placed a helmet befitting his degree,
with a Mantling gules and argent ; and for his Crest,
upon a wri-ath of the colours, a demi-lion rampant
gules, holding between the paws an estoile of eight

points or ; with the Motto, " Dum spirospero." Martied,
Feb. 6, iqoo, Elizabeth Mary, second dau. of the Hon.
Hubert Francis Dormer; and has Issue — Gerald Dormer
Fitzgerald Dillon, Gentleman [Club — White's), t. April i,
1901. Postal address — Tempest House, Seaham, county

DILLON-TRENCHARD of Lytchett House (Roy. Lie,
10 Dec. 1846, H. Coll.). Quarterly, i and 4, per pale
paly of six argent and sable and azure, in the centre chief
p'-int a trefoil slipped or (for distinction) (Trenchard, Vn.
Devon 1620); 2 and 3, argent, a lion rampant between
three crescents, each with an estoile of six points between the
horns gules, over all a fesse azure, charged with a crescent
argent (Dillon). Mantling sable and argent. CrestB— i.
on a wreath of the colours, a dexter arm embowed vested
azure, cuff or, the hand grasping a trenching knife in bend
sinister proper, the arm charged (for distinction) with a
trefoil slipped or (Trenchard); 2. upon a chapeau gules,
turned up ermine, a falcon rising argent, belled or, charged
on the breast with a crescent sable. Motto — " Nosce te

Son of Henry Luke Smith Dillon-Trenchard of

Lytchett House, co. Dorset, b. 1823; d. 1867; m.

1848, Laura Augusta, ygr. d. of Rev. Edmund de Witt

of Wool, Dorset: —
Henry Luke Dillon-Trenchard, Gentleman, b. 1849;
m. 1870, Fanny, ygst. d. of late John Steele (iatehouse of
Bayville House, Emsworth, Hants. ; and has had issue — Rev.
Harry de Burgh Dillon-Trenchird, Vicar of Shapwick,
Dorset, b. id.-jz ; d. 1920 [;«. 1906, Dorothy Harriet Mary
(d. 1918), only d. of Basil Haynes of Pewsey, and left
issue — John Harry Luke Dillon-Trenchard, Gentleman,

b. 1906; Henry Francis Basil Dillon-Trenchard, Gentle-
man, b. 1912 ; Mary Evelyn; and Dorothy Helen]; Laura
Fanny ; and Margaret Eva. Seat — Colmshays House, nr.
Brulon, Somerset.

LLEWELYN, 2nd Baronet, Col. formerly commanding
Glamorgan Yeo. , J. P. cos. Glamorgan, Brecon, and
Radnor, D. L. cos. Brecon and Radnor, M.P. for
Radnorshire Jan. to Dec. 1910. Born 1870, being the
second but only surviving son of Sir John Talbot Dillwyn-
Llewelyn, ist Baronet, of Penllergare, in the county of
Glamorgan who died 1927, by his wife Caroline Julia,
eldest dau. of Sir Michael Hicks-Beach, eighth Baronet;
assumed by Royal Licence, dated June 27, 1893, the
surname of Venables in addition to and before that of
Llewelyn and after that of Dillwyn, and the additional arms
of Venables quartered. Armorial bearings — He bears for
Arms : Quarterly, land 4, argent ,gutt6e-de-poix, three chev-
ronels gules, in base a lamb passant proper (for Llewelyn) ;
2. azure, two bars each cottised, between five mullets, three
in chief and two in base all argent, and for difference a
cross crosslet or (for Venables); 3. gules, on a chevron
nebuly argent, five trefoils slipped of the first (for Dillwyn)
and upon an escutcheon of pretence the same arms of
Venables without distinctions. Upon the escutcheon is
placed a helmet befitting his degree, with a mantling gules
and argent ; and for his Crests, 1. upon a wreath of the
colours, upon the trunk of a tree fessewise eradicated and
sprouting, a lamb passant proper, supporting a staff or,
therefrom flowing a banner gules, charged with three chev-
ronels argent ; 2. upon a wreath of the colours, a wyvern,
wings expanded gules, each wing charged with a fesse
argent, issuant from a weir-basket proper, the dexter claw
resting on a mullet azure, charged for difference, as in the
arms (for Venables); 3. upon a wreath of the colours, in
front of a stag's head couped proper, three trefoils slipped
vert (for Dillwyn). Motto— " Craignez honte." Married,
August 23, 1893, Katharine Minna, elder dau. and co-
heiress of the late Rev. Richard Lister Venables of
Llysdinam, co. Brecon ; and has had /jj2/<r — (i) John Lister
Dillwyn- Venables - Llewelyn, Esq., Capt. Coldstream
Guards, b. 1897; killed in action 1917 ; (2) Charles
Michael Dillwyn- Venables-Llewelyn, Esq. , Capt. Grenadier
Guards, b. 1900 ; (3) George William Dillwyn-Venables-
Llewelyn, Esq., b. igio ; and Agnes Barbara [/«. Commander
C. S. Holland, R.N., and has issue]. Seat — Llysdinam
Hall, Newbridge-on-Wye. Clubs — Carlton, Arthur's.

DIMSDALE (H. Coll., 1769). Argent, on a fesse
dancett^e azure, between three mullets sable, two bezants.

DiMSDALE. Arms as above, and as an honourable
augmentation (granted by Empress Catherine of Russia
1769; R.L. , 1813), an inescutcheon or, thereon a wing of
the displayed black eagle of the Russian Imperial coat.
Crest — Out of the coronet of a Russian Baron, a griffin's
head azure.

Sons of Robert, 6th Baron Dimsdale, J. P., D.L. ,
M.A. (Oxon.), M.P.. b. 1828; d. 1898; m. 1853,
Cecilia Jane, eld. d. of Rev. Richard Marcus South-
well, M.A. , Rector of St. Stephen's, Herts. : —
Charles Robert Southwell Dimsdale, the Hon. (7th)
Baron Dimsdale of the Russian Empire (13 Feb. 1769;
R.L. , 29 July 1813). Barrister-at-Law, B.A. (Camb. ), J. P.
Herts., b. 1856; 711. ist, 1882, Alice (d. 1886), d. of late
Charles J. Monk, M.P. ; and, 1891, Mabel Sophia, d. of
Sir Brydges Henniker, 4th Bart. ; and has had issue (by
first mar.) — (i) Edward Charles Dimsdale, Capt. Rifle
Brigade, b. 1883; killed in action 1915 [m. 1910, Kathrine
Joan, d. of Edward Exton Barclay of Brent Pelham Hall,
Herts., and left issue — Thomas Edward Dimsdale, b.
1911; and John Robert Dimsdale, b. 1913]; (2) Reginald
Thomas Dimsdale, b. 1885; killed in action 1916 ; and
(by second mar.), Ursula Katharine; and Cecilia Mabel
Lucinda. Seat — Meesden Manor, Buntingford, Herts.
Club — Carlton.

Robert Dimsdale, Gentleman, b. 1865; m. 1898, Lucy
Maud Mary, d. of Sir T. Bazley, Bart ; and has issue —
Peter Dimsdale, Esq., Lieut. R.N., b. 1899; and Priscilla.
Res. — Ravenshill, East Leach, Lechlade, Glos. Club —

Son of Marcus Southwell Dimsdale, Gentleman, M.A.
(Camb.), b. i860; d. 1919; m. 1902, Elspeth, d. of
Rev. Sir James Phillips, 12th Bart. : —
Wilfred Hampden Dimsdale, Gentleman, b. 1906. Ees. —




DiMSDAi.E. Arms as first above. Mantling azure and
argent. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a staff fesse-
wise, entwined by a serpent proper, thereon a griffin's head
erased argent. MottO— " Quod Deus vult fiet."

Sons of Sir John Holdsworth Dimsdale, 2nd Bart., b.
1874; d. 1923; m. ist, 1901, Edith, d. of Jchn
Connacher : —
Sir John Holdsworth Dimsdale, 3rd Bart. (25 July 1902),
t. 1901. A'«.—i7B Queens Gardens, W. 2.

Robert Henry Holdsworth Dimsdale, Esq., b. 1904.
Joseph Reginald Holdsworth Dimsdale, Esq., b. igo8.

DINGWALL-FORDYCE of Brucklay Castle (L.O.,
1812 and 1846). Quarterly, i and 4, azure, three bears'
heads couped argent, muzzled gules (Fordyce) ; 2. azure,
a buck's head caboshed or, between three mullets pierced
argent (Dingwall); 3. gules, a fesse cliequy argent and
azure, in chief^a mullet of the second, and the base wavy

ermine, a golden fieece between two spur-rowels of the
second. Mantling azure, doubled or. Crest— On a wreath

d. 1875 ! '■"• 1870,
Esq., Dean of the

of the third, a bordure engrailed or (Lindsay). Mantling
gules, doubled argent. Crests — On wreaths of the liveries,

1. an eigle volant proper, holding in the claws an escroU
with this Motto, " Altius ibunt qui ad summa nituntur " ;

2. a stag lodgedproper, with the Motto — " In arduis fortis."

Eldest son of William DingwallFordyce, Esq., of
Brucklay Castle, J. P. and D.L. cos. Aberdeen and
Kincardine, M.A., M.P., b. 1836;
Christina, eld. d. of Robert Horn,
Faculty of Advocates : —
Alexander Dingwall-Fordyce, Esq., J. P. and D.L. co.
Aberdeen, b. 1873. Seat — Brucklay Castle, co. Aberdeen.

DiNGWALL-FoRDYCE of Culsh (rematric. L.O. 23 May
1913). Axms as above, all within a bordure argent for
difference. Above the shield are placed two helmets, that
on the dexter side with a Mantling azure, doubled argent ;
and for Crest, an eagle displayed, giasping in his talons
proper an escroU whereon is this Motto, " Altius ibunt qui
ad summa nituntur" (Fordyce) ; that on the sinister with a
Mantling azure, doubled or ; and for Crest, on a wreath
of his liveries, a stag lodged proper, and in an escroU over
the same this Motto, " In arduis fortis. "

Eld. son of James Dingwall-Fordyce, Esq., of Culsh,

M.A., J. P., D.L., b. 1836; d. 1899; w. 1874, Penelope

Gordon, d. of James Miller, M.D.: —

Alexander Dingwall-Fordyce, M.D., Ch.B., F.R.C.P.,

^- 1875 ; '"• 1913. Bessie lanthe, d. of Dr. John Sutherland

Gunn, I. M.S., and widow of Capt. Frank Warren, and has

issue — James Alexander Dingwall-Fordyce, Gentleman,

i. 1919. Seat — Culsh, co. Aberdeen. Jies. — 29 Rodney

Street, Liverpool. C///i5— University (Liverpool).

DINGWALL (24 Sept. 1902). Azure, a stag's head
caboshed within a bordure dovetailed or, on a chief wavy

of his liveries, a buck rising proper. MottO — " Deo
favente." Livery — Pale blue, yellow facings.

Son of late Charles Dingwall, Esq., J. P., by Julia

Blanche, d. of Harvey Drew: —
Kenneth Dingwall, Esq., D.S.O., F.Z.S., Hon. Lt.-Col.
late Gordon Highlanders, b. 1869 ; m. 1917, Caroline
Annie, d. of the late Sir T. R. Eraser, M.D., F.R.S., and
widow of Capt. W. R. B. Mcjannet, Seaforth Highlanders,
and has issue — Patrick Eraser Dingwall, Gentleman, b.
19 19. Club — Overseas.

DINHAM-PEREN (H. Coll.). Argent, on a chevron

between three escallops sable, as many crosses patee or.




Mantling sable and argent. Crest — Issuant out of a
coronet composed of three roses set upon a rim or, a
peacock's head proper.

Son of Edward Dinham-Pcren, b. 1850 ; d. 1915 ;

m. 1880, Amy Evans, d. of .\rthur Edward Halloran,

Esq., of Brisbane, High Sheriff of Queensland : —

Arthur Edward Halloran Dinham-Peren, Esq., late

Capt. R.E. (T..-\.), b. 1882; m. 1915, Irene Rosina, d.

of George William Conipton. Esq., of Kimberley, and

has issue — George Edward I^inham-Pcrcn, Gentleman,

b. 1916; Burchell Cyril Dinham-Peren, Gentleman, b.

1923; and .\my Irene. lies. — 7 Kensington Court

Gardens, W.8.


DISNEY (H. Coll.) Argent, on a fesse gules thne
fleurs-de-lys or, with many quarterings. Mantling gules
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a lion
statant guardant gules. Motto — " Vincit qui patitur."
Livery— Light drab, red collar.

Sons of Edgar John Disney, Esq., J. P. and D. L. co.

Esse.x, late Capt. 7th Royal Fusiliers, Hon. Col. 3rd

Batt. Essex Regt., d. 1835; >/. 1903; 7n. ist, 1859,

Lilias Charlotte {d. 1874), d. of the Rev. H. Buckley,

Rector of Hartshorn, co. Derby; 2nd, 1878, Ellen

Louisa, d. of Edward Thomas Bainbridge of Croydon

Lodge, Surrey : —

Edgar Norton Disney, Gentleman, B.A. Pembroke Coll.,

Oxon., fi. 1862; m, 1895, Lilian Lee, only d. of the late

Captain Townshend of Wincham Hall, co. Chester ; and

has issue — Francis Norton Disney, Gentleman, fi. 1905 ;

and Eveline Mary. Seat — The Hyde, nr. Ingatestone,


John Henry Disney, Esq,, Maj. Essex Regt., f. 1880 ; m.
1914, Vera, d. of S. H. Drayson. of Ashburnham, North-
wood. J?es. — 35 Elvaston Place, Gloucester Road, S.W.

Gervase Percy Disney, Esq., Maj. Essex Regt., d. 1882 ;
m. 1915, Frances Patricia, d. of Sir Francis Layland-
Barratt, Bart. , and has issue. Jies. — 22 Alexander Place,
Thurloe Square, S.W. 7.

DISNEY. Argent, on a fesse gules, three fleurs-de-lys or
with many quarterings, a mullet for difference. Mantling
gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
lion statant guardant gules. Motto — " Vincit qui patitur."
Livery — Light drab, red collar.

Son of Frederick William Disney, Gentleman, of The
Woodlands, Kingston Hill, Surrey, b. 1841 ; d. 1918 ;
m. 1883, Alice Mary, dau. of General Sir lohnCheape,
G.C.B., of Old Park, Ventnor, Isle of Wight :—
Frederick John Pigot Disney, Gentleman, b. Aug. 9,
1889. Seat — The Woodlands, Kingston Hill, Surrey.

DISNEY. Argent, on a fesse gules, three fleurs-de-lys
or. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — Upon a wreath
of the colours, a lion statant guardant gules. Motto —
" Vincit qui patitur."

Son of Lambert Brouncker Disney, Gentleman, b.
; d. 191 1 ; m. Flora Georgiana, d. of Capt. Thomas
John Bourke O'Flahertie, Kilkenny Fusiliers : —
Albert Brouncker Disney, Gentleman. Res. — Takoma
Park, Washington, U.S.A.

D. L. CO. Buckingham, M.P. for the .Mtrincham Div. co.
Chester 1892-1906. Born 1867, being the son of Ralph
Disraeli, Esq., formerly Deputy Clerk of Parliaments,
by his wife Katherine, dau. of Charles Trevor, Esq.,
of the Inland Revenue Department, and nephew of
the Rt. Hon. the late Earl of Beaconsfield. Armorial
bearings — Party per saltire gules and argent, a castle
triple-towered in chief of the last, two lions rampant
in fesse sable, and an eagle displayed in base or.
Upon the escutcheon is placed a helmet befitting his degree,
with a Mantling gules and argent ; and for his Crest,
upon a wreath of the colours, issuant from a wreath of oak
proper, a castle triple-towered argent. Motto — " Forti
nihil difficile." Married, 1897, Marion Grace, O. B.E., d. of
Edward Silva of Tescombe, Hants. Estate — Hughenden
Manor, in the county of Buckingham. Post. add. —
Hughenden Manor, High Wycombe. Clubs — Carlton,

DIXIE of Market Bosworth. Azure, a lion rampant
or, a chief of the last. Mantling azure and or. Crest —
An ounce sejant proper, ducally gorged or. Mottoes —
" Quod dixi dixi " ; " Dei gratia grata."

Son of Sir Alexander Beaumont Churchill Dixie,

nth Bart., J. P., b. 1851 ; d. 1924 ; m. ist, 1875,

Lady Florence Douglas, d. of 7th Marquess of

Queensberry : —

Sir George Douglas Dixie, 12th Bart. (14 July 1660),

of Market Bosworth, Leics., b. 1876; m. 1902, Margaret

Lindsay, d. of Sir Alexander jardine, 8th Bart., of

Applcgirth ; and has issue — Alexander Archibald Douglas

Wolstan Dixie, Esq., b. 1910 ; Marie Margaret Florence

Hyacinthe ; Frances Dorothy Madaleine Barbara de la

Motte. Res. — Casalands House, Dumfries.

DIXON of Astle (H. Coll.). Gules, a fleur-de-lys or,
on a chief argent, three ermine spots sable. Mantling
gules and or. Crest — A demi-lion rampant gules, holding
between the paws a fylfot or. Motto — " Mores componunt

Son of Sir George Dixon, ist Bart., J. P., D.L.,

b. 1842 ; d. 1924 ; m. 1885, Emily Katherine, d.

of George Beauchamp Cole, of Heatham House,

Twickenham : —
Sir John Dixon, 2nd Bart. (15 May 1919;, of Astle,
Chelford, Cheshire, b. 1886 ; m. 1910, Gwendoline Anne,
d. of Sir Joseph Spearman, 2nd Bart., and has issue
— John George Dixon, Esq., b. 1911 ; Nigel Dixon,
Esq., b. 1920 ; Beryl. Seat — Astle Hall, Chelford,
Cheshire. Res. — Astle Cottage, Chelford, Cheshire.

N.S.W. Civil Service. Born 1847, being the second son
of Peter James Dixon, Esq., J.P. , by his wife Anne, dau.
of Henry Hewitt-Oliphant. Armorial bearings— Azure,

a dove statant proper, in chief two bees volant or, a chie"
of the last, thereon three pallets gules. Mantling azure
and or. Crest — In front of an anchor in bend sinister
sable, a dexter cubit arm erect proper, in the hand an
olive branch also proper. MottO — " Peace." Married,
Nov. 22, 1882, Hettie, fifth dau. of J. G. Day of Essex ;
and has Issue — Edmond Christian Hay Dixon, Gentle-
man, b. Oct. I, 1884; and Laura Edith Marguerite,
Postal address— Q2x\\%\f^, Alfred Street, North Sydney.

DIXON of Ballymenoch. Or, on a chevron vair,
three billets of the field, on a chief crenelle gules, a tower
proper, between two fleurs-de-lys of the first. Crest— A
demi-lion rampant azure, charged on the shoulder with
a cross patonce, surrounded by a civic crown or. Motto
— " Fide et constantia."

Son of Rt. Hon. Sir Daniel Dixon, ist Bart., P.O.,




b. 1844 ; d. 1907 ; m. ist, 1867, Eliza, d. of James

Agnew : —
Sir Thomas James Dixon, 2nd Bart. (2 Oct. 1903), of
Ballymenoch, co. Down, Member of the Senate of
Northern Ireland, D.L., H.M.'s Lieut, for City of
Belfast, 6. 1868; m. 1906, Edith Stewart, D.B.E., d. of
Stewart Clark. Seats — Wilmont Dunmurry, co. Antrim;
Drumadarragh, Doagh, Cairndhu, Lame, co. Antrim.
Clubs — Carlton, Constitutional, Ulster and Union

Sons of Sir Daniel by his 2nd marriage, 1870, with

Annie, d. of James Shaw, of Belfast : —
Maj. Daniel Dixon, late R. Irish Rifles, b. 1875. Res. —
Maj. Frank Dixon, R. Irish Rifles, b. 1877. Res. —
Rt. Hon. Herbert Dixon, P.C, O.B.E., M.P. Belfast, b.
1880 ; m. 1905, Hon. Emily Ina Bingham, d. of 5th Baron
Clanmorris ; and has issue — Daniel Stewart Thomas
Bingham Dixon, Gentleman, b. 1912 ; Angela lerne
Evelyn ; Daphne Maud ; Anne Lavinia ; Patricia
Clare. Res. — New Abbey, Kilcullen, co. Kildare ; Dray-
cot Cerne, Chippenham, Wilts. Clubs — Carlton, Consti-
tutional, Kildare Street (Dublin), Ulster and Union

THOMAS HENRY DIXON, Gentleman. Born March
Q, 1844, being the only son of the late Thomas Dixon of
Littleton, Cheshire, by his wife Anne Mary, dau. of Henry
Potts of Glan-y-rafon, Denbighshire. Armorial bearing's
— Per chevron or and gules, on a chevron fimbriated per
chevron between three lions' heads erased and counter-
changed, five fleurs-de-lys reversed alternately. Mantling
gules and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a lion's
head erased per fesse argent and gules, charged on the
neck with three fleurs-de-lys of the last, and pierced through
the mouth by an arrow, and the point coming out at the
back proper, feathered argent. Motto — " Macte virtute
esto." Livery — Blue, yellow facings. Married, July 27,
Mary Isabelle, dau. of Ambrose Wain of Birkenhead. 1865,
Seat — The Clappers, Gresford, Denbighshire. Club —
Royal Thames Yacht.

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