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of ,b. ; d. ; m. : —

Sir Martin Archer-Shee, Knt. Bach. (1923), C.M.G.
(1919), D.S.O. (1900), Lt.-Col. Res. of Officers, late
19th Hussars, served S. Africa, 1899-1902 (desp. three
times, Queen's medal (4 clasps). King's medal (2 clasps),
D.S.O.) and Great War, 1914-18 (desp. four times,
C.M.G.), M.P. Finsbury 1910-18, 1918-21, b. 1873;
in. 1905, Frances, d. of the late Alfred Pell, of New
York ; and has issue — 4 sons, 3 daus. Res. — Ashurst
Lodge, Sunninghill, Berks. Clubs — Carlton, Cavalry.

ARCHIBALD (H. Coll., 1878). Argent, on a bend
azure, between two estoiles of the last, three crescents of
the first, all within a bordure invected sable, charged with
three mullets or. Mantling' azure and argent. Crest —

On a wiealh of liie ct lours, a palm-branch slipped in bend
pr. per, in fri nt iherec fa mount ve't, thereon an estcile cr.
Motto — " Pal ma iv n sine pulvere."

S> n of Ciiarles William Archibald, Esq., I. P., of
Rusland Hall, b. 1838; d. 1893; w. 1864, IsabeUa, d"
c,f Ri bert Palo n, M.D. : —
Charles Falcon Arciiibald, Gentleman, b. 1866; m. 1895
Harriet Mary, second d. of John Downes of the Court
House, Richard's Castle, Ludlow ; and has issue — (i) Myles
Falcon Downes Archibald, LL.B., Sclicitor, b. 1898; (2)
Roger Campbell Archibald, Gentleman, b. 1903; Madeline
Violet; and Phyllis Mary. Pos(. ni/r/. — Rusland Hall,

Only surv. son of Clarence H( Iford Archibald, Gentle-
man, b. 1847 ; d. 1915 ; w. 1880, Edith L' uisa {Res. —
Milt n Lodge, Whitton Road, Twickenham), d. of
Fiancis Field 1 f Oxford : —
Maj. Gordon King Archibald, D.S.O., R. A. S.C, b. 1885.
Si ns of Sir William Frederick Alphonse Archibald,
Knt. Bach. (1917), b. 1846 ; d. 1922 ; ?h. 1873, Florence
{Res. — Moorside, Hindhtad, Surrey), d. of Charles W.
H. Wallroth of Lee, Kent: —
Roderick Thomas Archibald, Gentleman, M.A.,/'. 1876;
M. 1909, Margaret Lushington {d. igij),d. of Col. Morant,

Cuthbert Norman Archibald, Gentleman, f. 1882 ; m.
, Janet Park, d. of the late Alexander Dunn Pattinson.

Hubert Karl Archibald, Gentleman, b. i£83 ; m. 1911,
.Margaret Eva, eldest d. cf the late D. C. Embleton, M.D.,
M.R.C.S. , L.R.C.P. , and has issue— Rachel Margaret.
Res. —

Sons of Rev. Malcolm George Archibald, b. 1878 ;
d. 1921 ; tfi. 1904, Evelyn Mary, d. of Rev. F. Paynter.
of Hill, Guildford :—
William Montague Archibald, Gentleman, b. 1904.

Reginald Francis Archibald, Gentleman, b. 1910.

S n of Edmund Douglas Archibald, M.A. , by ist wife,
t/i. 1876, Janet Helen (d. 1908), d. of Robert Finlay : —
Robert Douglas Archibald, Gentleman, b. 1881.


ARDEN (H. Coll., 1852), Ermine, two barrulets com-

pony or and azure ; in chief three boars' heads erased of
the last, armed of the second, langued gules. Mantling




azure and argent. Crest— Upon a wreath of the colours, a
mount vert, thereon a boar passant argent, sem6e-de-lys
azure, langued gules, armed and unguled or. Motto —
" Doluere dente lacessiti."

Son of Richard Edward Arden, Esq., J. P. and D.L.,

b. 1804 ; d. 1894 ; tn. (2ndly), 1839, Mary [d. 1880), d.

of John Di^uglas Finney: —

Douglas Arden, Esq., J. P. Bucks., Barrister-at-Law, b.

1844 ; tn. 1872, Emily Margaret (d. 1903), d. of the late Rev.

H. D. Rawnsley of Halton Holgate, Spilsby ; and has had

issue — Edward Franklin Douglas Arden, Gentleman, b.

1876 ; d. 1908 \m. ist, 1898, Virginia Constance (d. 1901), d.

of the late Hon. Sir James Martin of Sydney, N.S.W. ; 2nd,

1903, Joan Ursula, d. of Col. Cox of Salisbury, and had

issue— Geoffrey James Douglas Arden, Gentleman, /'. 1899;

— Arden, Gentleman, b. ]. Res.— 27 Onslow

Gardens, S.W. Clubs — Windham's ; United University.

ARDEN. Ermine, a fesse chequy or and azure.
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a chapeau azure,
turned up ermine, a wild boar statant or. Motto — " Quo
me cunque vocat patria."

Sons of George Edward Arden, Gentleman, b, 1853 ;
d. ; tn. 1878, Alice, d. of Edward H. Snoad : —

George Alwyne Hills Arden, Gentleman, b. 1878.

William Reginald Guy Arden, Gentleman, 6.

Edward Arthur Hammersley Arden, Gentleman,
b. . Res.—

Cyril Alvanley Arden, Gentleman, b. Res. —


ARDLEY of Macclesfield (H. Coll.). Argent, two bars
wavy azure, siumounted by a lymphad sails furled sable,
flags flying to the sinister gules, on a chief of the second
three butterflies or. Mantling azure and argent. Crest
— On a wreath of the colours, a dexter arm embowed in
armour, the hand grasping a rose gules, slipped and leaved
vert. Motto — " Life in hope."

Son of : —

John Ardley, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

ARGENTI (Genoa Libro d'Oro, 1532 ; Regd. H. Coll.,
1920). Quarterly, i and 4, argent, two chevronels azure ;
2 and 3, azure, a cross argent, between four mullets of
eight points or. Mantling azure, doubled argent.

On either side a griffin or. Motto — " i; 11 ETA E


Arms granted H. Coll. Per fesse argent and azure.'^in
chief two chevronels of the second, and in base a cross
of the first, between four mullets of eight points 'or.
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of.,the


colours, a demi-eagle displayed sable, between two
feathers or. Motto — As above. Standard — Argent, in
the fly per fesse in chief argent, two chevronels azure,
in base azure, a cross argent, between four mullets
of eight points or. Badge — A sphinx sejant or.
Livery — Dress: Blue cloth coat, with blue collar and
facings, silver lace on collar and cuffs, and silver
buttons, white waistcoat, with blue lines, blue velvet

Crest — A demi-eagle, wings exp.inded sable, issuant
from the coronet of a Genoese patrician. Supporters —

breeches with silver garters, white silk stockings, and
sUver shoe-buckles. Undress : Drab overcoat, with blue
collar and cuffs, blue coat and trousers, white waistcoat
with blue hnes, silver and blue cockade.

Issue of Pandely Leonidas Argenti, b. 1853 ; d. 191 1 ;

tn. 1880, Fanny, 3rd d. of John Stephen Schilizzi

and Alexandra Maurocordato, of 74 Westbourne

Terrace, W.2 : —
Leonidas Pandely Argenti, Esq., M.A. (Oxon.), Staff
Capt., has British War Medals, Order of the Saviour
(Greece), Medal for Bravery (Serbia), b. 1882; m. 1914,
Helen Olga, only child of Stephen Zarifi, of Marseilles ;
and has issue — Pandely Leonidas Argenti, Gentleman, b.
1918; and Fanny. Res. — 60 Porches ter Terrace, W2,




Clubs— M.C.C., R.A.C., R. Calcutta Turf, R. Bombay
Yacht, West of India Turf.

John Pandely Argenti, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.),
Lieut. Calcutta L. Horse, b. 1884. Res. — 16 Hyde Park
Terrace, W.2. Clubs — M.C.C., Ranelagh, Hurlingham,
R. Automobile; R. Calcutta Turf, University (New

Philip Pandely Argenti, Esq., M.B.E. (Mil.), M.A.
(Oxon), B.C.L. (Athens), Barrister-at-Law, Secretary of
Legation, has Mil. Cross and Order of Milit. Merit (Greece),
Order of Whi te Eagle and Gold Medal for Bravery (Serbia) ,
etc., 6. 1891. Res. — 16 Hyde Park Terrace, W. 2. Clubs
— Bachelors', St. James's, R.A.C., Travellers' and Auto-
mobile (Paris).

Julia Argenti. Res. —

B..-\. (Oxon.), Major R. Berks. Regt. (T). Born 1858,
being the third son of Edward Wells, Esq., M.P., J.P. ,
of VVallingford ; and assumed by Royal Licence, 1890,
the name of .Arding in lieu of Wells, and the arms of Arding
quarterly with those of Wells. Armorial bearings ( R. L. ,
25 Ian. 1890, H. Coll.). — i and 4, or, a fesse azure, thereon an
escallop between two lions passant argent, in basean escallop
gules, on a chief of the last two escallops of the first (Arding) ;
2 and 3, argent, two chevronels nebuly gules between as
many flames of fire in chief and a stump of a tree, one
branch sprouting to the sinister in base all proper (Wells).
Crests — I. on a wreath of the colours, a demi-griffin vert,
the wing charged with three escallops, two and one, or, and
holding in the mouth a tilting-spear in bend proper
(Arding) ; 2. on a wreath of the colours, issuant from a
rock, a flame of fire proper, environed by a chain or
(Wells). Motto — "Semper fidelis." Ma rriea', 1880, Flor-
ence M., dau. and co-h. of Edwin D. Maddy of 10 Queen's
Gate Terrace, S.W. , and has issue — Dorothy Alice Fleet-
wood [m. 1908, Major Hugh Robert Ernest Rudkin, R.
Irish Regt. {q.V.)]. Postal address — The Folly, Woodcote,


ARK.WRIGHT(H. Coll., 1787). Argent, on a mount vert,
a ci tton-tree fructed proper, on a chief azure, between two
bezants, an escutche m of the field, charged with a bee volant

proper. Mantling vert and argent. Crest— On a wreath (,f
the colours, an eagle rising or, in its beak an escutcheon
azure, pendent by a ribbon gules, thereon a hank of
cottcn argent. Motto— " Multa tuli fecique." Livery —

Sons of Rev. William Harry Arkwright, Clerk in Holy
Orders, M.A., Rector of Highclere, Hants., and Hon.
Canon of Southwell, b. 1848 ; d. 1915 ; m. 1878, Margery
Bertram, fifth dau. of Rev. Henry Arkwright, Vicar
of Bodenham, co. Hereford: —
Bertram Harry Godfrey Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1879 ;
m. 1902, Grace, d. of Albert Hurt, Esq., of Alderwasley

Hall, Derbyshire, and has issue— Robert Harry Bertram
Arkwright, Gentleman. /'. 1903 [w. 1927. Kathleen Gladys,
d. of the late Everard Hanbury] ; Francis Godfrey ber-
tram Aikwright, Gentleman, b. 1905; Albert Seymour
Bertram Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1907 ; William Peter
Arkwright, Cientleman, /'. 1910; Margery; Alice; Grace:
and Rafela Theodora. Res. — Newtown House, Newbury,

Edward Harry Arkwright, Gentleman, ^. 1880 ; ;«. 1908,
Rachel, d. of Henry Wigram i f Northlands, Wilts. , and has
issue— Joan. i?*.f. — Hay field, Hythe, Kent.

Henry FitzHerbert Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1882 ; m.
1911, Alice, d. of R. Riddiford of New Zealand, and has
issue — Francis Frederick Arkwright, Gentleman,!^. 1912;
John Heniy Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1920; and
Rosalind. /?«.— Overton, Marton, N.Z.

Robert Home Purves Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1889.
Charles Harry Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1890; 7n. 1919,.
Doris Mabel Whitfield, and has issue — Peter Arkwright,
Gentleman, b. 1822 ; Paul Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1923 ;:
and I dau. Res. —

Sons of Rev. Godfrey Harry Arkwright of Siitt n
Scarsdale, b. 1814 ; d. 1866; m. ist, 1844, Frances
Rafela [d. 1849), d. of Sir Henry FitzHerbert, Bart. ;
2nd, 1862, Marian Hilary Adelaide, d. of Hon,
and Very Rev. George Pellew, D.D., Dean of
Norwich : —
Godfrey Edward Pellew Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1864.

Walter George Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1865; m. 1902,.
Annie Mary, d. ef Francis Bacon of Earlstone, Burghclere,
Hants. Res. —

Son of Frederick Charles Arkwright, Esq., J.P.
[Z-n'^rK- Drab, with yellow and black waistcoat], b.
1853 ; d. r923 ; m. 1883, Rebecca Olton, dau. of Sir
John Gay Newton AUeyne, 3rd Bart. : —
Richard Alleyne Arkwright, Esq., Capt. late Coldstream
Guards, b, 1884; m. 1912, Marjorie, second d. of the late
Frank Hardcastle, sometime M.P. for Bolton, Lanes., and
has issue — (i) Peter Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1913 ; (2)
Michael Richard Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1915; and Ann
Marj rie. Estates — Mellor and Marple estate in the counties
of Derby and Chester. Postal address — Willersey, Br< ad-
way, Worcs. Club — Guards'.

Sons of Bernard George .Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1861 ;
d. 1917; w. 1889, Caioline Mabel Frances, d. of late
Col. Bull :—
Capt. Cecil George Arkwright, M.C., b. 1890; m. 1921
Mary Adeline, d. of Col. W. H. Heron-Maxwell, of Teviot
Bank, co. Roxburgh.

Bertram Seymour Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1893 ; m
1915, Judith Helen, d. of the late Davies Beadcn, and has
issue— R' nald Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1917. Res.—
Sons of Rev. George Arkwright, Rector of Penccmbe,
b. 1836; d. 1877; m. i860, Hon. Elizabeth Kenyon,
d. of 3rd Lord Kenyon : —
Sidney John Aikwright, Gentleman, b. 1863. Res.—
Rev. Hubert Seymour Arkwright, Rector of Binfield,
1903-9, b. 1865 ; m. 1901, Evelyn, d. of late Charles Tylden-
Wrightof Mapperley Hall, Notts.; and has issue— (i) Hubert
Oswin Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1902; (2) Richard St.
Chad Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1909; Gabrielle ; Evelyn
Elizabeth Zolande ; and Rosemary. Res.— The Elms,

Rev. Ernest Henry Arkwright, M.V.O., b. 1868; m.
1912, Bertha Elais, d. of the late Rev. Canon Sc.arth, Vicar
of Bearsiead. i?«.— Rectory, Binfield, Berks.

Sons of Arthur Chandos Arkwright, Esq., J. P., b.

1843; d. 1916; m. 1870, Agnes Mary, only dau. of

William Michael Tufnell of Hatfield Place, Witham,

Essex I —

Wilfred Lionel Tyrell Arkwright, Esq., J. P., Essex.,

b. 1871. Res. — 2<) Harley House, Marylebone Road, N.W.i.

Cluhs-W' ; White's.

Harold Arthur Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1872 ; m. 1906,.
Georgina Eglantine, eldest dau. of the late Dacre M. A.
Hamilton of Cornacassa, and widow of Rev. Charles
Siingsby, Chaplain K.R. Rifle Corps, and has issue— 2

Son of Capt. Frank Wigsell Arkwright of Sanderstead
Court, Surrey, b. 1848; d. 1893: m. 1878, Rosa Fred-
erica, d. of William Baring of Norman Court,
Hants. : —
Esm6 Francis Wigsell Arkwright, Esq., Capt. late Scots.
Gds., b. 1882; m. ist, iqo9, Audrey Violet Hatfield, only
child of the lite James Francis Hatfield Harter, Esq., J.P.




and D.L. , of Cranfield Court, Bedfordshire (marriage dis.

1920); 2iid, 1920, Violet Evaleen, d. of Maj. Francis

Sutton, and has issue — (by ist wife) a son, b. 1916. Seat —

Harrold Hall, Beds.

Yr. sons of Capt. Robert Wigram Arkwright, J. P., of
Kunston, co. Northants., and Sanderstead Court, /'.
1822; d. 1888; m. 1847, Sophia Julia, d. of Alexandc r
Greig: —
Herbert Robert Arkwright, Esq., J. P. co. Northampton

(High Sheriff 1891), b. i860; m. 1894, Evelyn Frances, d.

of Col. Charles Edward Foster ; and has issue— Robert

Oakley Wigram Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1894; and

Angela Millicent. Seat —

Julius Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1865. Res. —

S ns of Charles Arkwright, Gentleman, late Lieut, ist
Dragoon Guards, b, 1823 ; m. 1864, Hunoria, d. of
E. B. Hartopp of Dalby Hall, Liecester : —

? Sons.

Son of Loftus Wigram Arkwright of Parndon Hall.
Essex, b. 1829; d. 1889; m. Elizabeth, d. of R .wland
John Reynolds of Bruton Street, London :—
Loftus Joseph Wigram Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1866;

m. 1894, Julia, d. of J. Caldwell; and has issue— (i) Loftus

ARMITAGE. Quarterly, per fesse indented azure
and gules, a wolfs head erased between four cross
crosslets argent. Mantling azure and argent. Crest —
Upon a wreath of the colours, in front of an arm embowed

Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1895 ; (2) John Joseph .A.rkwright,
Gentleman (twin), b. 1901 ; (3) Godfrey Wigram Arkwright,
Gentleman (twin), b. 1901. Seat — Parndon Hall, Essex.
Sons of Arthur William Arkwright, Esq., J. P., of
Broughton Astley, co. Leics. ,iJ. 1831 ; d. 1903 ; tn. 1856,
Emma, d. of Rev. John Walley of Beeston, Notts. : —
Capt. Leonard Arthur Arkwright, R. E. , b. 1859. Res. —
Joseph Arthur Arkwright, Gentleman, b. 1869; m. 1893,
Ruth, d. of Joseph Wilson. Res. —

ARMIT of Cappoquin (U.O.). Azure, three helmets
close proper, a bordure or. Mantling gules, doubled
argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a demi-lion
rampant gules, holding a helmet, as in the arms. Motto—
" F(5rtis in arduis."

.Sons of John C. Giffard Armit of Castle Jordan, King's
Co., b. 1850; d. 1908; 711. 1872, Mary, d. of John
Eyre of Eyrecourt Castle, co. Gal way :—
William Duke Arniit, Esq., Lieut. -Comdr. R.N.R. (ret.),
b. 1875; m. 1912. Hester Christina, eldest d. of Sir Edward
Fancourt Mitchell, K.C.M.G., K.C. , tf Melbourne, Aus-
tralia ; and has issue — (i) William Fancourt Gifford Armit,
Gentleman, b. 1915 ; (2) John Edward Duke Armit, Gentle-
man, ^.1926; Mary Christian ; and Diana Margaret Frazer.
Seat — Castle Jordan, King's Co. Res. — Bincii Station,
Bindi, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. Club — Junior
Army and Navy.

George Henry Armit, Gentleman , i>. ; m. 1910, Rose

Humphreys; and has issue — John Armit, Gentleman, t.
191 1 ; Mary; and Eleanor Elizabeth. j'P^j-. — Ponoka,
Alberta, Canada.

vested azure, cuffed argent, the hand grasping by the blade
a sword proper, pommel and hilt or, a dexter gauntlet
fessewise or. MottO— " Deo duce ferro coinitante."

Only son of Walter .Stanley Armitage, Gentleman,
M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.,of Ardsheleagh, Ravelston Park,
Edinburgh,^. 1861 ; d. 1902 ; 7n. 1887, Ellen Armitage,
d. of Playne, M.B., of Lynhames, Maidenhead: —
Frederick Clifford Armitage, Esq., J. P., Capt. R. Berks.
Regt. , b. 1889. iPw.— Boyn Hill House, Maidenhead.

Son of Thomas Rhodes Armitage, M.D. , of Cam-
bridge Square (son of the late James Armitage of
Farnley Hall, Farnley, co.Yorksi), by his wife Harriet,
dau. of Stanley Black of Noan, near Thurles, co.
Tipperary : —
Frederick Rhodes Armitage, Esq. (High Sheriff co.
Tipperary 1906), B.A. (Trin. Coll., Camb.), A.M. I.C.E.,
b. 1867. Post. add. — Noan, Thurles, co. Tipperary.

ARMITAGE cf Manchester (H. Coll.). Gules, a lion's
head erased within an orle argent, between three crosses
potent or. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, in front of a dexter arm embowed,
vested gules, cuffed argent, the hand grasping the blade
of a sword in bend sinister, the point downwards
proper, pommel and hilt or, an escutcheon gold, charged
with a cross potent also gules. MottO — "Virtus mille

Son of Robert Ayrey Armitage, Esq., J. P. Lanes.,
Manchester, and Salford, b. 1836 ; m. 1863, Mary
Howard, d. of John Marshall: —

Robert Ayrey Armitage, Esq., J. P. Lanes, and city of
Manchester, Capt. 7th Lanes. Fus. , a Freeman of the
City of London, and a Member of the Worshipful Co. of
Coach Makers, b. 1869 ; m. 1907, Marion, d. of William
Glover of Finchley and widow of S. C. Macaskie, Esq.,
K.C;. Clubs — Junior Carlton, Constitutional (Manchester),
Union (Buxton).

ARMITAGE of Manchester (H. Coll., 1849). Gules, a
lion's head erased within an orle argent, between three crosses
potent or. Mantling gules and argent. Crest On a
wreath of the colours, in front of a dexter arm embowed




vested gules, cuffed argent, the hand grasping the
blade of a sword in bend sinister, the point downwards
proper, pommel and hilt or, an escutcheon gold charged
with a cross potent guies. Livery — D.irk blue.

Son of Benjamin Armitage, Esq., I. P. co. Lanes.,
M.P. for Salford 1880 85, and for West Salford
1885-86 (second son of the late Sir Elkanah Armi-
tage) : —
Benjamin Armitage, Esq., J. P. co. Derby, b. 1850;
III. 1887, Katharine du Vernet, second dau. of Col. B. H.
Martindale, C. B. , R.E. , and widow of Francis Ciisborne,
Esq. , I. P. CO. Derby ; and has issue — Vernon Hay Armitage,
Gentleman, i^. 1888 ; and Marjorie. Residence — 12 Grove
Road, Bournemouth.

ARMITAGE-SMITH (H. Coll., 5 Sept. 1918). Chequy
argent and sable, on a bend gules a cross botonee or, be-
tween two roses of the first barbed and seeded proper.
Mantling sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a cubit arm proper, holding in the hand a horse-
shoe or. Motto — " Je tiendrai."

Son of George Armitage Armitage-Smith, Gentle-
man, M.A., D.Litt., Principal of Birkbeck College,
h. 1843; d. 1923; m. 1872: —
Svdney Armitage Armitage-Smith, Esq., C.B., M.A.
(Oxford), has Grand Cordon of the Order of the Lion and
the Sun (Persia), b. 1876 ; m. 1916, Alma Imogen Mary,
d. of the late Sir James Ramsay, Bart., of Banff ; and
has issue — Julian Nigel Armitage Armitage-Smith,
Gentleman, h. 1916 ; Peronelle Imogen. Res. — 30
Rue Las Cases vii, Paris. Cluhs — Oxford and Cam-
bridge ; Travellers' ; Cercle de I'Union, and Jockey

ARMITSTEAD of Cranage Hall (H. Coll., 1799). Or,
a chevron embattled counter-embattled sable, between
three pheons azure, two flaunches gules, each charged
with a tilting-spear erect of the field, headed argent.
Mantling sable and or. Crest — )n a wreath of the colours,
a dexter and a sinister arm embowed in armour, each hand
grasping a spear erect proper. MottO — ' ' Pro rege et
patria." Livery — Drab coat, crimson waistcoat.

Sons of Rev. John Richard Armitstead, M.A., Patron

and Vicar of S.indbach, co. Cheshire, b. 1829 ; d.

1918 ; in. 1866, Frances Mary, eldest d. of William

Henry Hornby, M.P., of Poole Hall, co. Chester: —

Rev. John Hornby Armitstead, M.A. (0.\on.), J. P.

Cheshire, Vicar of Sandbach, Cheshire, b. 1868. Seat—

Cranage Hall, Holmes Chapel, co. of Chester. Res.—

The Vicarage, Sandbach.

Rev. Lawrence Armitstead, Rector of Malpas, Cheshire,
B.A. (Oxon.), b. 1870; m. iqo6, Mary Elizabeth, d. of
Lt.-Col. Kennedy of Brookside, Sandbach, Cheshire, and
has issue — William John Lawrence Armitstead, Gentleman,
b. 1909. Res. — Malpas, Cheshire.

Rev. Edward Armitstead, formerly Vicar of Goostrey,
Sandbach, M.A. (Oxon.), b. 1872. Res. — Barthomley
Rectory, Crewe.

Cecil Armitstead, Gentleman, b. 1874 ; m. Julia Taylor of
Lake St. Ourn, Alberta, Canada, and has issue — Cecil
Armitstead, Gentleman ; Reginald Armitstead, Gentle-
man ; and two daus. Res. —

Geoffrey .Armitstead, Gentleman, b. 1878. Res. —
Sons of Rev. Sydney Henry Armitstead, M.A., Vicar of
Sandbach Heath, b. \Zyj\' d. 1912 ; m. , Margaret,
d. of Henry Royds of Wavertree, Liverpool : —
Henry Armitstead, Gentleman, b. 1877. Res. —
William Kenrick Armitstead, Gentleman, b. 1878 ; m.
1920, Marie, d. of the late John H. Swinnerton. Res. —


ARMSTRONG. Gules, three dexter arms vambraced
argent, hands closed proper; on a canton of the second
three pallets azure. Crest— In front of a dexter arm vam-
braced argent, hand closed proper, a trefoil slipped vert.
Motto— "Vi et armis."

Sons of Sir George Carlyon Hughes Armstrong, ist

Bart., b. 1836; d. 1907; m. 1865, Alice Fitzroy, d. of

Rev. Charles Furlong : —

Sir George Elliot Armstrong, C.M.G., second Bart.

(19 Oct. 1902), Comdr. R. N., served Great War, has

Legion of Honour, and Croix de Guerre, b. 1866; m. ist,

1890, Edith Annie (d. 1924), d. of Adolphus Fass ; and has

surv. issue — Mary; m. 2nd, 1925, Millicent, d. of the late
Adolph Ortlepp, of Graff Reinet, Cape Colony. Clubs^ —

Carlton, Marlborough, Naval and Military, Beefsteak.

Francis Philip Armstrong, Esq., O. B. E. , Barrister-at-
Law, Inner Temple, Comdr. R.N.V. R., served Great War,
1914-19, b. 1871 ; m. 1896, Pulcheria Margaret, d. of
George Fox, D.L., J. P., of Elmhirst Hall, Lichfield.
5«a^— Oxleys, Beaulieu, Hants. Clubs — Junior Carlton,
Royal Autcmobile.

ARMSTRONG of Gallen (U.O. . 5 April 1819). Quarterly,
I and 4, argent, issuing from the sinister side of the shield
a dexter arm habited gules, the hand grasping the trunk
of an oak-tree eradicated and broken at the top proper ; 2
and 3, argent, three pallets azure. Mantling gules and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an arm vam-
braced and embowed proper, the hand grasping the broken
trunk of an oak-tree eradicated proper. Motto—' ' Invictus
maneo. "

Son of Rev. Sir Edmund Frederick Armstrong, 2nd

Bart., J. P., R.D., b. 1836; d. 1899; m. 1865, Alice,

eld. d. of W. W. Fisher:—

Sir Nesbitt William Armstrong, 4th Bart. (18 Sept.

1841), b. 1875; s. his brother 1922; in. 1910, Clarice Amy,

d. of John Carter Hodkinson of Maryborough, Victoria,

Australia ; and has issue — Andrew St. Claire Armstrong,

Esq., b. 1912; Gaven Patrick O'Hara Armstrong, Esq., b.

tgiS ; and Edith Fisher. Res. — 52 Battery Road, Napier,

New Zealand.

Sons of Edmund Clarence Richard Armstrong. Gentle-
man, F.S.A., M R.I. .A., Assistant Antiquities Depart.,
Dublin Museum, late Bluemantle Pursuivant of Arms,
(who was eldest son of Capt. Andrew Charles .Arm-
strong (see below), b. 1879 ; d. 1923 ; m. 1906, Mary
Frances, d. of the late Sir Francis Richard Cruise,
M.D. , Hon. LL.D., D.L. :—
Andrew Clarence Francis Armstrong, Gentleman, b.

Edmund Clarence Charles Armstrong, Gentleman,
b. 1914.

Son of Capt. Andrew Charles Armstrong, late 3rd
Batt. P.O.W. Leinster Regt., b. 1845; «'■ ^895; m.
ist, 1874, Alice Maria [d. 1881I, d. of Sir T. W. Clinton
Murdoch, K.C.M.G. ; 2nd, 1888, Annie Beatrice, d. of
John Lorimer of Aylestone. Leicester: —

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