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couped at the wrist, holding a sword in bend all proper.

Motto— " I'll be wary." Livery — Blue, red facings, silver


Eld. son of Ian Archibald Finlay of Castle Toward,
Major N. Irish Horse, formerly Lieut. R. Scots Greys,
served S. Africa 1899-1901, and Great War 1914-19, b.
1878; d. 1925 ; ?n. 1904, Elizabeth Muriel, only d. of
1st Baron Glenarthur : —
Alastair John Kirkman Finlay, Gentleman, Royal Scots

Greys (Supp. Res.), b. 1908. 5fa^— Temple Hall, Colding-

ham, Berwickshire.

FINLAYSON (L.O., 20 Sept. 1913). Quarterly, i and
4, or, a lion rampant gules armed and langued azure; 2.
argent, a dexter hand couped at the wrist proper, holding
the Royal Banner of Scotland in bend sinister; 3. argent,
a fir tree issuing from a mount in base proper. Mantling—
gules, doubled or. Crest— On a wreath of his liveries, a
demi-lion gules holding in its dexter paw a dagger proper

lion rampant gules, gorged with an antique Irish crown,
and holding in the dexter paw a fleam or. Motto — " Spes
mea Deus."

Sons of Henry Leslie Finny, Gentleman, L. R.C.P.,

L.R.C.S. ,i^. 1862; £^.1923; w. i8qi, Eleanor Margaret,

d. of William Akerman of Montreal : —

John William Magee Finny, Gentleman, b. 1896. Estate

— Leixlip, Ireland. Postal address — Ellesmere Port, near

Chester; Rathfinny Farm, Alfriston, Sussex.

Gerald Henry Maturin Finny, Gentleman, /'. 1900.
Son of Henry Maturin Finny, B.A. , b. 1830 ; d. 1865 ;
m. 1859, Agnes Amelia (d. 1923), d. of Rev. Edward
Leslie, B.D. :-
William Evelyn St. Lawrence Finny, M.D. , M.Ch. ,

Sons of Professor John Magee Finny, B.A., M.D.

(Dublin Univ.), b. 1841 ; d. 1922; m. 1873, Agnes

Anne, d. of William Watson: —

William Watson Finny, Gentleman, B.L., M.A. (Oxon.),

b. 1876; tn. 1904, Phyllis Rose, only d. of Philip Champion

de Crespigny of Round Hill, Lyndhurst, Hants. ; and has

issue — Edmund John Champion Finny, Gentleman, b.

1905 ; Arthur William Magee Finny, Gentleman, b. 1909.

Res. —

Cecil Edward Finny, Gentleman, M.D. (Dublin), b.
1877; 7«. 1904, Isabel Norah, ygst. d. of the late Richard
Marriott of Birmingham ; and has issue — Desmond Marriott
Finny, Gentleman, b. 1906; and Richard Jeffery Finny,
Gentleman, b. 1909. Res. — 4 Dulwich Village. S.E. 21.

Arthur John Finny, Gentleman, B.A. Trin. Coll.,
Dublin, b. 1884.

Charles Morgan Finny, Esq., Major R.A.M.C, M.B.,
B.Ch., b. 1886.

Son of Thomas George Roecastle Finny, Gentleman,
Commander Royal Indian Marine Service, b. 1851 ;
d. 1910; m. 1859, Anita, d. of John Russell Cameron: —
William David Cameron Finny, Gentleman, b. 1904.




M.D., M.B., M.Ch.. B.A.O., Queens University, Ireland,
Licentiate of Midwifery, Dublin, Licentiate of Medicine and
of Midwifery of the Royal College of Physicians, Mayor
of Kingston - upon - Thames 1898 99 and 1901-2 (King
Edward VII. Medal) and 1908-9 ; 1920-21; 1921-22; 1926-7,
Alderman, Deputy High Steward and J. P. for Royal
Borough of Kingston-uptHi-'l'hames, Hon. Associate of the
Order of tlie Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, Barrister-
at-Law, Inner Temple, Lond> n, J. P. Borough i/f Kingston-
u[)Oii-Thames. Born 1864, second son of the late Rev.
Henry Maturin Finny of Gotham, in the co. of Derby, B.A.
of the Univ. of Dublin, by his wife Agnes Amelia (married,
secondly, th j Rev. George Nesbit Tredennick, Rector of Lis-
more Cathedral, in the co. of Waterfoid), dau. of the Rev.
Edward Leslie, B.D. (O.xon.), Rector of Dromore. Armorial

FIRBANK of St. Julians, Newport, Men. (H. Coll.).
Argent, a fesse nebuly plain cottised sable, between two

bullfinches in chief proper, and a maitlet in base of the
second. Mantling sable and a gent. Crest— On a wreath
of the c lours, upon a mount vert, a sun in splendour
proper, between two ostrich feathers sable. Motto —
" Cc3elitus mihi vires."

Son of Sir Joseph Thomas Firbank, Kt. Bach., J. P.

and D.L. co. Monmouth, J. P. co. Kent, Higli Sherif!

1891, and M.P. for the Eastern Division of Hull 1895-

1906, Major Engineer Staff Corps, b. 1850; d. 1910;

m. 1883, Jane Harriette, fourth d. of the late Rev.

James Perkins Garrett of Kilgarron and Kellistown,

CO. Carlo w : — •
Arthur Annesley Ronald Firbank, Es:]., b. 1886. Seat —
St. Julian's, Newport, co. Monmouth. Clubs — Junior
Constitutional, Union, White's.

Son of Hubert Somerset Firbank, b. 1887 ; d. 1913 ;

m. 1909, Gwendoline Louise, d. of Richard Lewis: —
Thomas Joseph Firbank, Gentleman, b. 1910. Res. —
Plas Firwin, Glyn-dyfariwy, co. Denbigh.

bearings — Quarterly, i and 4, azure, on a chevron between
two trefoils slipped in chief and a lion rampant in base or,
three escallops gules (Finny) ; 2 and 3, ermine, on a cross
engrailed or, five mullets vert (Warner), and on an escut-
cheon of pretence the Arms of Samuel (U.O.) gules, on a
cross between in the first and fourth quarters a lion rampant,
and in the second and third an eagle displayed argent, a
rose of the field. Mantling azure and or. Crest — Upon
a WTcath of the colours, a demi-lion rampant gules, gorged
with an antique Irish crow-n and holding in the dexter paw a
fleam or. Motto — " Spes mea Deus." Livery — Blue
cloth, with yellow facings and gilt buttons. Married ist,
Oct. 19, 1898, Rosa (d. 1919), youngest dau. of the late
William Clements, formerly of Cream Hall, Higbury, and
Woodside, Redhill, Surrey ; and had Issue — Thomas
Clements Leslie Maturin Finny, Gentleman, b. Aug. i,
1900; d. 1918. He marrie I 2nd, 1920, Emily Grace
Bunford, d. of the late Isaac Bunford Samuel of Marlow
House, Kingston-upon-Thames ; and has lurther issue —
Gwendoline Mary Samuel; and Freda Brindello Samuel
[Arms on a lozenge (U.O. 15 Dec. 1924), quarterly i and
4, azure, on a chevron between two trefoils slipped in chief,
and a lion rampant in base or, three escallops gules (Finny) ;
2. ermine, on a cross engrailed or, five mullets vert
(Warner) ; 3. gules on a c oss between in the first and
fourth quarters a lion rampant, and in the second and
third an eagle displayed argent, a rose of the field (Samuel)].
Postal address — Westcroft, Kingston Hill, Surrey. Club —
Royal Societies'.

Esq., of Hey field,
Australia, J. P.,
1858, Isabella (d.

J. P. Kent,, B.A.

FIREBRACE of Elmstone Court (H. Coll., Conf. and
crest granted i Dec. 1677 and 31 Jan. 191 1). Azure, on a
bend or, betw en two roses argent, barbed and seeded
proper, three crescents sable. Mantling azure, doubled
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an arm embowed
in armour proper, the hand supporting a portcullis or.
Motto — " Fideli quid obsiat." Livery — Dark blue, blue
and yellow waistcoat.

Son of Robert Tarver Firebrace,

near Sale, Gipp land, Victoria,

M.L.A., b. 1828; d. 1903; m.

1891), dau. of Thomas Black of Cintra, St. Kilda,

Victoria : —
Capt. Cordell William Firebrace,
(Camb.), sometime Lieut. 7th (Queen's Own) Hussars, b.
1865; m. 1898, Ida Dorothy, dau. of Sir Francis Black-
wood, 4th Bart.; and has issue — (i) Robert Cordell
Firebrace, Gentleman, b. 1899 [m. 1922, Hazel, d. of
Cornelius Gabriel Day of Pencairow, Tamakaru, Auckland,
N.Z., and has issue— Dorothy Mary Ruth ; and Ann] ; (2)
Francis Lyne Firebrace, Gentleman, b. 1907; Cicely
Frances; and Angela Christian. Seat — Elmstone Court,
Preston, Canterbu y. Res. — 69 Onslow Gardens, S.W.7.
Clubs — Army and Navy, A ts.

Sons of Lt.-Col. George Firebrace, R.A. (son of

William Firebrace, Esq., of Vectis), b. 1842; d. 1891;

m. 1883, Agnes Adela, dau. of Hen y Aylmer Porter

of Cranbourne Court, Windsor Forest, co. Berks. : —
Comdr. Aylmer Newton George Firebrace, R.N., Div.
Officer Lond( n Fire Brigade, i5. 1886; m. 1912, Dorothy
Vernon, d. of Douglas Charles Campbell Grey, and has




issue — John Aylmer Firebrace, Gentleman, b. 1917 ; and
Rosemary. ^«.— London Fire Brigade, Euston Square,

Major Roy Charles Whitworth George Firebrace, R.A.,
i. 1889; m. 1916, Esme, d. of Henry Claud Lyell of Head-
ley, Surrey, and has issue — Anthony George Firebrace,
Gentleman, b. 1917 ; and Margaret Ann.

Ian Kenneth George Firebrace, Gentleman, fi. 1891 ; m.
1914, Margery, d. of Charles Tod, of Cedaiville, East
Griqualand, S.A. Res. — Cedarville, E. Griqualand, South

FIRMAN of Firmount and Gateforth (U.O.). Quar-
terly, I and 4, argent, on a chevron sable, between three
lions' heads erased gules, a sun in splendour between two
anchors erect or (Firman) ; 2 and 3, per pale or and gules,
a cross engrailed coimterchanged, in the centre point a
crescent also counterchangeii (Brooke). Mantling sable
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front
of two crosses crosslet fitch^e in saltire gules, a sun in
splendour or. MottO^" Firmus in Christo." Livery —
Fawn coat, black and white waistcoat, with silve," buttons,
black trousers.

Sons of Humphrey Brooke Firman of Bray ton, co.

York, b. 1834 ; d. 1868 ; m. 1857, Anne Louisa Gibbon,

d. of Thomas FitzGibbon of Ballyseeda, co. Limerick : —

Humphrey Brooke Firman, Esq., J. P. W. R. Yorks.,

late i6th Lancers, b. 1858; w. 1880, Florence Adelaide,

only d. of Admiral Sir Arthur Gumming, K.C. B. , of

Foston Hall, co. Derby ; and has had issue — Humphrey

Osbaldeston Brooke Firman, Esq., V.C., Lieut. R.N., b.

1886; killed in action 191 6 ; Ivy [;«. 1907, Hon. Caryl

Digby Baring, son of the 4th Baron Ashburton, and has

issue— Denzil Baring, Esq., h. 1909 ; and Leonora]. Res.

— Stone Court, St. Leonards-on-Sea. Club — Naval and


Lt.-Col. Robert Bertram Firman, D.S.O. (1900), Capt.
late R. Welsh Fus. and Middx. Regt. , Major Reserve of
Officers, Hon. Lt.-Col. in the Army, served with Soudan
E.xped. 1884-5 (medal, two clasps, bronze star), Burmese
E.xped. 1886 (medaland clasp), and with I. Yeo. in S. African
War 1899-1902 (desp. , two medals and three clasps),^. 1859 ;
m. 1896, Naomi Eveline, d. of late Anthony Hordern of
Sydney, N.S.W. C/«i?— Naval and Military.

FIRTH of Heckmondwike (H. C(ll., 1909). Ermine,
on a chevron gules between three battlea.xes erect proper,
a stag's head erased between two roses argent. Mantling
gule; and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, on
a mount in front of a belt (or firth) of six trees proper, a
stag's head erased argent. MottO— " Semper fidelis."

Son of Sir Thomas Freeman Firth, ist Bart., D.L. ,

J. P. West Riding of Yorkshire, /^. 1825; d. 1909; m.

1854, Hannah Maria (d. 1907), third d. of William

Willans of Huddersfield: —

Sir Algernon Freeman Firth, 2nd Bart. (U.K., 1909),

J. P. West Riding of Yorkshire, b. 1856; m. 1881, Janet

Gertrude, d. of Thomas Steven Lindsay of Chalmers

Crescent, Edinburgh; and has issue — Dorothy \_m. 1910,

Michael Bruce Urquhart Devvar of Danesbury House,

Welwyn, Herts.]. Res. — Scriven Park, Knaresborough,

Yorks. Clubs — Carlton, Brooks's, Ranelagh, R.A.C.

Son of William Eustace Firth, Esq., J. P. West Riding
of Yorkshire, b. 1861 ; d. 1922 ; 7n. 1888, Annie Maria,
d. of the late Thomas Collier, Esq. J.P. , cf Alderley
Edge, Cheshire ; —
Geoffrey Firth, Gentleman, Lieut. Res. of Officers, b.
1889. Tc'w.— Hurstly, Lymington, Hants.

Sheffield, Lt -Col. formerly com. 4thBatt. Yorks. and Lanes,
Regiment. Born 1866, fourth but third surv. son of the
late .Mark Firth, Esq., of Oak'urook, Sheffield, Mayor and
J.P. for that city, b. 1819 ; d. 1880; m. 1857, Caroline
Gedling, d. of John Bradley of The Park, Nottingham.
Armorial bearings — Or, on a pile gules, between two battle-
axes erect sable, a lion rampant of the field, and on an
escutcheon of pretence the arms of Penny (H. Coll., 15
Oct. 1909), ermine, three pallets gules, over all six fleurs-
de-lys, thre;, two, and one or. Mantling gules and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, on a mount
vert, in front of a demi-lion rampant or, two battleaxes in
saltire sable. Motto — " Deo non fortuna." Livery — Dark
blue, claret collar and cuffs, gilt buttons. Married, 1888,
Mary Lewton, only child and heir of the late Rev. Edward
Lewton Penny, D. D. (Oxford), Chaplain in His Majesty's

Navy; and has issue — (i) Alec Mark Bernard Firth,
Esq., Capt. 4th Batt. York, and Lancaster Regt., served
Great War, b. 1889 [m. 1917, Alice Charlotte, eld. d. of the
late Col. Douglas Campbell de Wend, Duke of Welling-

ton's Regt. J; (2) Charles Phillimore Lewton Firth, Esq.,
Capt. 6th Batt. Worcs. Regt. S.R., served Great War, b.
1893 [m. 191 8, Lettice Mary, yngst. d. of Hon. Henry
Arden Adderley] ; (3) Mark Firth, Gentleman, Lieut.
R.F.A. (T.F.), served Great War, b. 1896 [m. 1922, Helen
Flora Georgiana, d. of the late Carl Albert Holmstrom] ;
Kathleen Mary [w. 1925, Hughes Martin, of Tullagherine,
CO. Cork]; and Anthea Penne [m. 1921, Capt. Lancelot
Hugo Payne, R.F..-\. (whom she divorced 1926)]. Seats —
Ccates Manor, nr. Cirencester, Glos. ; Moscar Lodge,
Derbyshire. Club — Windham.

FIRTH (H. Coll.). Azure, a chevron engrailed ermine
between two battleaxes in chief and a garb in base or.
Mantling azure and argent ; and for Crest, upon a
wreath of the colours, a mount vert, thereon a griflin
passant in front of a hurst of six trees proper. MottO —
" Deus incrementum dedit.

Sons of Frederic Hand Firth, Esq., J.P. , D.L. , of

Place, Ashburton, b. 1824; d. 1903; m. ist, 1846

Mary, eldest dau. of the late Joseph Mallaby [d.

1886) ; 2nd, 1888, Caroline, youngest d. of the late

Joseph Firth : —
Frederic William Firth, Gentleman, b. 1849; m. 1906,
Kate Elizabeth, vgst. d. of Thomas Dunbar, of Dumfries.
Rev. Walter Alfred Firth, Clerk in Hcly Orders, b. 1850 ;
m. 1880, Dora, d. of the late S. K. Scott of Brighton ; and
has issue — Denys Firth, Gentleman, Lieut. The Duke of
Wellington's Regt., b. 1883; and four daus. Res. — 27
Stirling Road, Bournemouth.

Sons of Henry Mallaby Firth, Gentleman, b. 1851 ;

d. 1927; m. 1876, Frances, only d. of George Caunter

of Ashburton ; —
Cecil Mallaby Firth, Gentleman, b. 1878 ; m. 1906,
Winifred, d. of Rev. Septimus Hansard, and has issue — i

Ralph Woodley Woodley, Gentleman, b. 1879 ; assumed
the name of Woodley in lieu of Firth 1919. Seat — Halshan-
ger Manor, Ashburton, S. Devon.

Sydney Firth, Gentleman, A.M.I.C.E., -5. 1854; m. 1889,
Mary Hawkins, eld. d. of the late Edward Clarke, of Kings-
bridge, Devon ; and has issue — Sydney Eric Mallaby Firth,
Gentleman, B Sc, A.M.I.C.E.,/^. 1891 ; Frederick Reginald
Firth, Gentleman, b. 1894. Res. —




George Septimus Firth, Gentleman, A.M.I.C.E. , i*. 1858;
m. 1888, Annie Elizabeth, eld. d. of the late Wilham Mason ;
and has issue — (i) Cecil William Firth, Esq , M.C. , Major
Roy. Corps of Signals, i. 1889 [m. 1916, Ruth Kirsteen
Waller, only d. of the late Wilham Waller Whiston, of Old
Palace, Rochester]; (2) Charles Roy Hand Firth, Esq.,
A.M. I.E. E., Capt. Roy. Corps of Signals, fi. 1892 [m.
1922, Helene, d. of the late David Stephenson Sherries
of Middlesboro'] ; (3) George Algernon Chichester Firth,
Gentleman, A.M.I.C.E., d. 1900 [m. 1924, Barban, 4th
d. of the late John Blount of Orleton Court], J?es. —
Brockhamhurst, Betchworth, Surrey.

MARK. FIRTH. Esquire, ].P. for the co. of Leicester,
Born i860, being the second son of the late Mark Firth,
Gentleman, of Oakbrook, Sheffield, Yorkshire. Armo-

estoile between two crescents argent (tor Tebbutt) ; 4. sable,
on a bend between two chess-rooks argent, three roses
gules barbed and seeded proper (ftr Smalley). Uantling
sable and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a king-
fisher proper charged with a fleur-de-lys sable. MottO —
'' Respice finem."

Eldest son of Rev. John Fisher, Clerk in Holy Orders,

of Cossington Hall, Leics., b. 1820 ; d. 1876; m. 1842,

Mary, d. of J hn Green, Esq., of Northampton : —

Rev. Cane n Robert Fisher, M.A. (Camb.), Prebendary

and Canon of York, b. 1848 ; m. 1875, Fanny Charlotte,

d. of Rev. C. A. Holmes, Vicar of Greetham, Rutland;

and has issue — John Campbell Fisher, Gentleman, 6. 1880

[m. 1907, Agnes Beatrice, d. of J. D. Close, of Nottingham] ;

and has issue — Robert Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1910 ; John

Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1917 {/i?«. — 20 Manor Road, Becken-

ham, Kent)]; and Frances. l^es. — 12 Esk Terrace,

Whitby, Yorks.

FISHER, of Higham-on-the-Hill (H. Coll. Arms
confirmed and crest granted to John Fisher of Foremark,
CO. Derby, 15 Sept. 1730 ; confirmed to descendants ol his
brother Thomas by grant to Thomas Fisher of Raven-

rial bearings— Or, on a pile gules, between two battle-
axes erect sable, a lion rampant of the field, impaling the
arms of Foster, namely ermine, a bugle-horn vert, garnished
and stringed or, on a chief arched gules, two roses argent.
Mantling' gules and or. Crest— On a wreath of the colours,
on a mount vert, in front of a demi-lion rampant or, two
battleaxes in saltire sable. Motto — " Deo non fortuna."
Married, 1895, Ida, fourth dau. of the late John Foster of
Thorne, Yorkshire. Seat — Carlton Place, Market Har-
borough. Clubs — Jun. Carlton, Cavalry.

FISHER (L.O. ). Sable, on a pale argent, a bull's head
cabossed of the first, horned gules. Mantling sable,
doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of his liverie<;, a
heron's head and neck erased proper. Motto — " .Ach
cume thanaig arturaich. "

Only son of John Archibald Fisher, Gentleman, of

Porth Crugmor, Llanrhyddlad, b. 1862; d. 1909; m.

1888, .Amelia, d. of Richard Tonge, Gentleman : —

Donald Rutherfurd Dacre Fisher, Esq., D.S.O. (1917),

P.S.C, Major Royal Artillery, b. 1890. Res. — Porth

Crugmor, Llanrhyddlad, Anglesey; and The Old Malt

House, Beenham Hill, Berks. Club — Army and Navy.

FISHER (H. Coll., 1780). Quarterly, i, or, two fleurs-
de-lys in chief sable, and a kingfisher in base proper (for
Fisher) ; 2. gules, a chevron erminois between three
roses argent (for Ward) ; 3. or, three boars' heads two
and one erased proper, on a chief engrailed gules an

ston, CO. Leics., grandson of Thomas Fisher afd. 30 Nov.

1771). Argent, a fesse wavy between three fleurs-de-lys

sable. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath

of the colours, a kingfisher proper, holding in the dexter

foot a fleur-de-lys sable. Motto — " Non sibi sed patriae."

Livery — Dark blue.

Son of Sir Thomas Fisher, K.B.E., Comdr. R.N.,
b. 1882 ; d. 1925 ; m. 1912, Aimee, d. of Walter
Loveridge, of Codsall, Staffs. : —
Nigel Fisher, Esq., b. ; Res.— 103 Sloane

Street, London, S.W.

Son of John Francis Fisher, Esq., Capt. R.A.,
b. 1868 ; killed in S. Africa ; m.
d. of :—

Arthur Francis Fisher, Gentleman, Lieut. R.A., b.
; m. , Margaret, d. of Gen. Sir George Kirk-

patrick. Res. — Lindford House, Bordon, Hants.

Younger sons of John Fisher, Gentleman, Lord o
the Manor, and Patron of the Living of Higham-on-
the-Hill, b. 1834 ; d. 1924 ; m. 1867, Emily {d.
1887), d. of John Scholefield, of Birmingham : —
Arthur Thomas Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1873- Res.—
Cecil Herbert Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1877- Res.—
Sons of Rev. Henry Fisher, M.A. (Cambs.), Rector
of Higham-on-the-Hill, 1868-1910, b. 1837 ; d. 1915;
m. 1870, Katharine, d. of Rev. H. S. Richmond :—
Rev. Legh Atherton Fisher, M.A. (Camb.), Rector of

Harpenden, b. 1875 ; m. Beatrice, d. of Rev. G. Eustace ;

and has issue — (i) Edward Fisher, Gentleman, b. ;

(2) James Fisher, Gentleman, b. ; (3) George





Fisher, Gentleman, b. ; (4) Robert Fisher, Gentle-

man, b. . Res. — The Rectory, Harpenden, Herts.

Henry Richmond Fisher, Gentleman, M.B. (Cambs.),
b. 1877 ; m. 1904, Evelyn Lam-a, d. of Rev. S. G. Waters ;
and has issue — (i) John Fisher, Gentleman, b. ;

(2) Thomas Fisher, Gentleman, b. ; (3) Michael

Fisher, Gentleman, b. . Res. — Chapel House,

Atherstone, co. Warwick.

Herbert Douglas Fisher, Gentleman, B.A. (Cambs.),
b. 1879 ; m. 1904, Florence Sibyl, d. of John Douglas
Close, of Hull and Nottingham; and has issue — (i)
John Douglas Fisher, Gentleman, 6. ; (2) Allan

Jasper Fisher, Gentleman, b. ; (3) Thomas Haring-

ton Fisher, Gentleman, b. ; Sibyl Close ; and Joyce

Stapenhill. Seat — The Manor, Higham-on-the-HUl, co.
Leics. Res. — 29 Denmark VUlas, Hove, Sussex.

Rt. Rev. Leonard Noel Fisher, D.D. (Cambs.), Bishop
of Natal since 1928, b. i88i ; m. 1928, Mabel, d. of
W. T. Callund. Address — Bishop's House, Maritzburg,

Rev. Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Gentleman, M.A.
(Oxon), Headmaster of Repton School since 1914, b.
1887 ; m. 1917, Rosamund Chevalier, d. of Rev. A. F. E.
Forman ; and has issue — (i) Henry Fisher, Gentleman,
b. 1918 ; (2) Francis Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1919 ; (3)
Charles Fisher, Gentleman, b. 192 1 ; (4) Humphrey
Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1923 ; (5) Robert Fisher, Gentle-
man, b. 1926. Res. — The Hall, Repton, Derby.

Sons of Joseph Edward Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1848 ;
d. 1884 ; m. 1874, Margaret Jane, d. of A.
Palmer : —

Walter Harington Fisher, Esq., O.B.E., T.D., B.A.,
M.B. (Cantab.), Major R.A.M.C. (T.F.), b. 1876. Res.—
Cleethorpes. Club— Royal Societies'.

Bernard Campbell Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1877 ; m.
1902, Anne, d. of Robert Osborne, of Cleethorpes ; and
has issue — Cecil Bernard Harington Fisher, Gentleman,
b. 1903 ; Frank Arthiu: Campbell Fisher, Gentleman,
b. 1 9 10. Res. — Ingleside, Albert Road, Cleethorpes.

FREDERICK FISHER, Gentleman. Born Jan. 2,
1845, being the second but eldest surviving son of
Octavius Fisher, by his wife Elizabeth, dau. of Wilham
Willis of St. James's Street, London, W. Armorial
bearings — Per chevron or and gules, in chiet two demi-

the colours, demi-lion rampant per chevron or and gules
holding in the dexter paw a stag's attire of the last, and
resting the sinister upon an eel-spear proper. MottO —
"Fortiter." Livery — Blue. Married, Sept. 13, 1873,
Louisa, eldest dau. of Edwin Williams ; and has had
Issue — (i) Jeffery Fisher, d. young; (2) Kenneth Fisher,
Gentleman, b. April 1882 (8 Hyde Park Place, W.2) ; (3)
Frank Fisher, Gentleman, b. Dec. 1883; Ethel Mary, d.
young; Mabel; and Winifred. Residence — Hill View,
Tulse Hill, S.W. Club — Junior Athenaeum.

Cumberland. Bom i860, being the only surviving child
of Charles Fisher, Esq., J. P., of Distington (who d. 1883),
by Ellen, dau. of Edward Carr Knubly of Whitehaven.
Armorial bearings- Per fesse azure and ermines, a fesse
bretesse argent, between two dolphins naiant in chief or,
and a kingfisher in base, holding in the beak a fish proper.
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, in front of a kingfisher holding in the beak a fish
proper, three crosses pat^e fessewise argent. Motto —
"Virtutem entendere factis." Married, 1890, Florence
Campbell, dau. of the late Myles Kennedy of Stone Cross,
Ulverstone ; and has Issue — Charles Leslie Fisher, Esq.,
b. Dec. 1890 [m. 1915, Catherine, only d. of Hon. Sir Peter
McBride] ; Benita Violet ; and Kathleen Knuhley. Seat—
Distington Hall, Whitehaven. Club — Junior Carlton.

FISHER (H. Coll.). Argent, on a chevron gules, three
trefoils slipped of the field, in chief as many fieurs-de-lys of
the second. Mantling gules and argent. Crest— On a

lions couped per chevron of the last and sable, and
in base a like demi-lion per chevron of the first and
argent, a chief wavy of the second fretty also of the
first. Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a wreath of

wreath of the colours, in front of a bulrush erect, a king-
fisher proper, resting the dexter claw on a fleur-de-lys or.
Motto—" Virtute et fide."

Sons of Sharpies Fisher, Esq., J. P. of Spring Dale,
Huddersfield, and late of Helme Hall, Meltham, b.
1845; d. 1921 ; ;«. 1877, Constance Madeline Ellen,
dau. of the late Major Henry Bethune Lindesay, 3rd
Bengal Cavalry : —
Edward Lindesay Fisher, Esq., Major (ret.) 5th Batt.
Manchester Regt., served Great War 1918 (despatches), a
Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Judicatu'e, b. 1878 ; m.
1913, Helen, second d. of T. Julius Hirst, J. P. , of Meltham
Hall, Yorks., and has issue — Edward Henry Lindesay
Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1916 ; George Sharpies Fisher, Gentle-
man, *. 1919 ; Elizabeth Helen ; and Ursula Mary. Seat
— Helme Hall, Meltham, Yorks.

William Kenneth Campbell Fisher, Gentleman, b. 1879.




1846, being the eldest son of the late Rev. William Allen
Fisher, Rector of Kelmore, co. Cork, by his wife Anna,

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