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Member of the Senate, Irish Free State, Master of the
House 1907-1915, and from 1924, has Grand Cross of
Royal Order of Isobel the Catholic of Spain, Charles III.
of Spain, North Star of Sweden, St. Maurice and St.
Lazarus of Italy, Star of Roumania, Christ of Portugal,
Star of Ethiopia, etc. [Supporters— Dexter, a unico:n
erminois, armed, crined, and unguled or ; sinister, a
dragon with wings expanded ermine], b. 1874 ; m. 1909,
Beatrice, D. B.E., d. of Ogden Mills of Staatsburg,
Dutchers co. , U.S.A.; and has issue — Arthur Patrick
Hastings Forbes, commonly called Viscount Forbes, b.
1915 ; Hon. John Forbes, b. 1920; Lady Moira Mary;
and Lady Eileen Beatrice. Seat — Castle Forbes, Newtown,
Forbes, i??^.— Forbes House, Halkin Street, S. W. ; 73
Rue de Varenne, Paris. C/wi^j— Guards', Turf, French
Jockey Club.

Hon. Donald Alexander Forbes, D.S.O., M.V.O., Maj.
Res. of Officers, late R.F.A., served in S. Africa 1901-a.
and Great War 1914-17, b. 1880; m. 1918, Mary Doreen,
d. of the late Andrew Sherlock Lawson, and has issue —
Rosaleen Frances ; and Penelope. Club — Travellers'.

Hori. Bertram Aloysius Forbes, O. B. E., Maj. and Bt.
Lt.-Col. R. Ulster Rifles, b. (twin) 1882. C/«^— Naval
and Military.

Only son of Lt.-Col, George Francis Reginald Forbes,
Roy. Irish Regt., b. 1866; d. of wounds received in
action 1915 ; m. 1904, Agnes Margaret Anne, eld.
d. of late Walter Ewing Crum : —

Walter Arthur Hastings .^orbei, Esq., 2nii Lieut.
Cameronian Rifles, b. 1905.

Sons of Capt. Hon. Wm. Francis Forbes, R.M.,

Gren. Guards, J. P., D.L., b. 1836; d. 1899; m.

1863, Phyllis Gabriella, d. of John Rowe, D.L., of

Bally cross : —
Ronald Ferdmando Forbes, Esq. , late Capt. Wilts. Yeo. ,
served in S. Africa 1900-2, and Great War 1915-19
(despatches), b. 1879. Res. — Johnstown Castle, Wexford.
Raymond Forbes, Gentleman, b. 1882 ; m. 1913, Sybil
Ada, d. of Arthur V. FitzHerbert. Res. — Estancia la
Concepcion, Soriano, Uruguay, S. America.

FORBES (H. Coll.). Per chevron azure and or, in
chief two bears' heads couped argent muzzled gules,
and in base a cross inoline of the last. Mantling azure
and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-bear
argent muzzled gules, supporting an anchor or. Motto —
" Fax mentis incendium gloriae."

Son of Thomas Lawrence Forbes, Gentleman, of
Lancaster Place, Hampstead, h. ; d. ;

m. : —

Henry Forbes, Gentleman, b. . Res. — Waterdell

House, Cruxley Green, Herts.

FORBES (L.O., c. 1672-7). Azure, tiiree bears' heads
coup.-d argent, muzzled gules. Mantling gules, doubled
ermine. Crest— Upon a wreath of his liveries, a stag's
head, attired, with ten tynes proper. Supporters — Two
bloodhounds argent, collared gules. MottO — "Grace me

Son of Rt. Hon. AthoU Monson Forbes, 21st Baron

Forbes, J. P. and D.L. Aberdeenshire, b. 1841 ; d. 1916 ;

m. 1876, Margaret Alice, yst. d. of Sir Wil.iam Dick-

Cunyngham, 8th Bart. : —
Rt. Hon. AthoU Laurence Cunyngham Forbes, 22nd
Baron Forbes (1445), Premier Baron of Scotland, D.L,
Aberdeen, Major Res. of Officers, Grenadier Gds. , b. 1882 ;
m. iqi4, Lady Mabel Anson, second d. of 3rd Earl of
Lichfield ; and has issue— Hon. Nigel Ivan Forbes, Master
of Forbes, b. 1918. Seats — Castle Forbes, Whitehouse ;
Brux, Forbes, Aberdeenshire.

FORBES of Newe (L.O., 1763 and 1833). Quarterly,
I and 4, azure, three boars' heads couped argent, muzzled
gules, with a crescent or, charged with another of the
third for difference (Forbes); 2 and ^, azure, three cinque-
foils or fraises argent (Eraser). Mantling gules, doubled
argent. Crest— On a wreath of his liveries, a falcon
rising proper. Supporters— Two bears argent, muzzled
gules. Motto—" Altius ibunt, qui ad summa nituntur."

Son of Sir Charles Stewart Forbes, 5th Bart., D.L.,

late Capt. 4th Vol. Batt. Gordon Highlanders, b. 1867 ;

d. 1928; m. 1888, Emma Theodora, d. of Robert

Maxwell : —
John Stewart Forbes, 6th Bart, of Newe (4 Nov. 1823),
b. 1901. Seat — Ben Newe, Strathdon, Aberdeenshire.
Town res. — 25 Holland Park, W.

FORBES of Monymusk {c. 1672-7). Azure, on a
chevron between three bears' heads couped argent, muzzled
gules, a man's heart proper.

Forbes of Pitsligo, Bart., paternally Forbes of Mony-
musk (rematric. 1783 and 1865). Quarterly, i and 4, as
above ; 2. Forbes of Pitsligo ; 3. Stuart of Fettercairn.

The late Sir Charles Hay Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes, loth
Bart. (g.v.).

Forbes of Medwyn (rematric. 1899). Quarterly, 1 and
4, Forbes of Monymusk, as above; 2 and 3, Forbes of
Pitsligo, a crescent for difference.

John Houblon Forbes of Medwyn, Esq. {^.v.).

Forbes of Boyndlie (rematric. 1894). Quarterly, 1
and 4, Forbes of Monymusk, as above ; 2 and 3, Ogilvie.
J. C . M. Ogilvie Forbes of Boyndlie, Esq. {f.v.}.

Forbes of Camphill (rematric. 28 Dec. 1903). Arms
of Forbes of Monymusk as above, with a bordure or.
Mantling azure, doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of
his liveries, a man's heart proper, winged or. MottO —
" Spe expecto. "

Sons of the late Alexander Forbes of Dacea and

Calcutta, and of The Galleries, Aberdeen, b. 1823 ; d.

1891 ; m. , Jane Rebecca, d. of Lewis Duval of

H.E.I.C.S. :—

Patrick Lewis Forbes, Gentleman, b. 5 July i860 ; m.

1892, Sarah Mildred, d. of James Blyth Leckie ; and has

issue — (1) Patrick Leckie Forbes, Gentleman, b. 6 Feb.




iag3 ; (2) Alexander Stewart Forbes, Gentleman, b. 29
March 1894. Res.—

Alexander Duval Forbes, Gentleman, b. 13 Nov. 1865
[Anns, Crest, and Motto as Forbes of Camphill, but
(rematric. 15 Feb. 1904) the bordure engrailed or] ; tn. 15

Dec. 1896, Elizabeth Shaw, d. of Harvey Hall, Esq., J.P,
CO. of Aberdeen, Capt. (ret. ) 4th V. B. Gordon Highlanders,
V.D. ; and has issue — Joan Duval. Post. add. — Lippakelle
Lindula, Ceylon. Clubs — Junior Constitutional, Hill Club
(Nuwara Eliya, Ceylon).

Esquire, D.L. and J.P. for co. of Aberdeen,
iTfirh CO. Master of Arts. Bom 1850, being the only son
jr UVUI^J) of George Ogilvie Forbes, Esq. , D.L. and J.P.
for CO. of Aberdeen, of Boyndlie, in the co. of

Ogilvie of Auchiries ; rematric. 1894 as Ogilvie Forbes of
Boyndlie) — Quarterly, i and 4, azure, on a chevron between
three bears' heads couped argent, muzzled gules, a man's
heart proper (for Forbes) ; 2 and 3, quarterly, i. and iiii.
argent, a lion passant guardant gules, imperially crowned,
proper ; ii. and iii. argent, a cross engrailed sable, all within
a bordure azure (for Ogilvie). Upon the escutcheon is
placed a helmet befitting his degree, with a Mantling' azure,
doubled argent ; and upon a wreath of his liveries is set
for Crest, a man's heart proper, winged or, and in an
escroll over the same this Motto, " Spe expecto ; " and
under the arms the Motto, " Toujours fidele." Married,
firstly, 1890, Christine Mary [d. 1897), d. of Capt. George
Augustus Vaughan ; and has Issue — (i) George Arthur
Drostan Ogilvie Forbes, Gentleman, H.M. Diplomatic
Service, b. 1891 ; and Rebecca Edith Mary. He married
secondly, 1899, Anne Marguerite, second d. of Col. Lenox
Prendergast, and has issue — (2) Neill Charles Ogilvie
Forbes, Gentleman, b. 1900 ; (3) David Colum Ogilvie
Forbes, Gentleman, b. 1904; (4) Malcolm Francis Ogilvie
Forbes, Gentleman, b. 1908 ; Marion Katharine ; and Mar-
garet Sylvia. Postal address — Boyndlie, Fraserburgh, N.B.
Club — Royal Northern (Aberdeen).


being the eldest son of the late Joseph William Forbes, by
his wife Sarah Dallas. Armorial bearings— Azure, on a
chevron between three bears' heads couped argent, muzzled
gules, as many unicorns' heads erased sable. Mantling
azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an
eagle displayed or. MottO — " Salus per Christum." Seat —

JOHN HOUBLON FORBES of Medwyn, co. Peebles,
Esq., D.L. and J.P. ca Peebles, B.A. (Exeter Coll., Oxon.),
B. L. (Scotland), Advocate. Born 1852, being the eldest son
of the late William Forbes of Medwyn, Esq., J. P. ,D.L.,by
his wife Mary Anne, d. of John Archer Houblon of Halling-
bury Place, Herts. Armorial bearings (L.O. 1899)—
Quarterly, i and 4, azure, on a chevron argent, between

Aberdeen, Doctor of Medicine, by his wife Jane, third daugh-
ter of Robert Cordiner. Armorial bearings ( L. O. , 1 766 , as

three bears' heads couped of the last, muzzled gules, a heart
proper, as his paternal coat ; 2 and 3, grand quarters,
counterquartered i, and iiii., azure, three bears' heads
couped argent, muzzled gules; ii. and iii., azure, three
frasises argent (for Forbes of Pitsligo) ; in the centre of the
grand quarters a crescent or, for difference ; and impaling
the arms of Eraser, namely, quarterly, i and 4, azure, three




fraises argent ; 2. gules, a lion rampant argent ; 3. argent,
three piles gules. Mantling azure, doubled argent. Crest
—On a wreath of his liveries, a hand issuing out of a Baron's
coronet, holding a scimitar in bend all proper ; and in an
escroll above this Motto, "Nee timide nee temere."
Married, March 1883, the Hon. Ale.xandra Katherine May
Fraser, youngest dau. of the Rt. Hon. Alexander, 17th
Lord Saltoun ; and has Issue — Dorothy Charlotte Mary
Eleanor. Seat — Medwyn, West Linton, Peebles-shire.
Clubs — Junior Carlton, New (Edinburgh).

FORBES (rematric. L.O. 1897) — Azure, three bears'
heads couped argent, muzzled gules, within a bordure
counter-compony of the second and first, charged with three

Issuing out of a Baron's coronet a dexter hand holding a
scimitar proper. Motto — Over, " Nee timide nee temere "

crescents counterchanged. Mantling azure and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the liveries, a stag's head couped
proper. Mottoes — (above), "Grace me guide"; (below),
" Lonach. "

i* The late Norman Hay Forbes, Esq., J. P. co. Kent, Order
of Mercy (1903), F.R.S. (Edin.), F.R.C.S. (Edin.),
M.R.C.S. (Eng.), and L.R.C.P. (London), Surgeon H.M.
Army Med. Staff 1890, Fellow of the Royal Society of
Medicine, b. March i, 1863; d. 1916 ; 7h. Jan. 12, 1897,
Ellen (d. igz^), younger dau. of the late Jason Wilshin of
Hayes, Middlesex, and widow of the late C. W. Robinson
of Bromley, Kent ; and left issue — Eilidh MacLeod Hay
Forbes. Post. add. — Druminnor, Church Stretton,

FORBESof Pitsligo(L.O.). Quarterly, i and 4, azure,
on a chevron argent, between three bears' heads couped of
the last, muzzled gules, a man's heart proper (for Forbes of
Monymusk) ; 2. counter-quartered i. and iiii., azure, three
bears' heads couped argent, muzzled gules (for Forbes of
Pitsligo) ; ii. and iii. , azure, three fraises argent (for Fraser) ;
3. or, a bend gules, surmounted by a fesse chequy azure
and argent, in chief a crescent of the third (for Stuart ot
Fettercairn). Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest —

(for Forbes). Supporters— Two bears proper. Motto —
Under, " Fax mentis honestse gloria."

Eld. son of Sir William Stuart Forbes, 9th Bart, of

Pitsligo, d. 1835; d. 1906; m. 1865, Marion, d. of

J. Watts of Bridgend, Nelson, N.Z. :—

The late Sir Charles Hay Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes, loth

Bart. (30 March 1626), d. 1871 ; d. 1927; m. 1896, Ellen, d.

of Capt. Huntley of Picton, Marlborough, N.Z. ; and had

issue — (i) Sir Hugh Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes, nth Bart.,

d. 1896; (2) Charles Edward Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes, Esq.,

6. 1903 ; (3) William Kenneth Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes, Esq.,

6. 1906; (4) James Albert Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes, E.^q.,

i. 1907; (5) Reginald Alexander Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes,

Esq., i>. 1909; Lilian May; Annie Elizabeth; and llene

Myrtle. J?es. — Picton, Marlborough, New Zealand.

FORBES-LEITH of Fyvie (L.O.). Quarterly, first, or.

a'cross cro«slet fitch^e sable between three crescents in chief




and as many fusils in base gules (for Leith) ; second,
quarterly, i and 4, azure, on a chevron between three bears'
heads couped argent muzzled gules, a man's heart proper
between two skenes of the first, pommelled or (for Forbes of
Balfluig) ; 2, azure, a fess chequy argent and of the first
between three boars' heads erased or within a bordure
indented of the second (for Gordon of Badenscoth) ; 3,
argent, a fir-tree growing out of a mount in base vert,
surmounted of a sword in bend supporting on its point an
imperial Crown proper, in sinister chief and dexter base a
lion's head erased azure, armed and langued gules (for
Gregory) ; third grand-quarter, parted per fess azure and
argent, in chief three bears' heads couped of the second
muzzled gules, and in base as many unicorns' heads erased
sable (for Forbes of Ballogie) ; fourth grand-quarter, argent,
on a bend gules between two mullets in chief and in ba^e a
hunting-horn sable stringed of the second, three buckles or
(for Burn). Mantlings — i. Sable, doubled or; 2. azure,
doubled argent; 3. gules, doubled argent. Crests— (i) A
cross crosslet fitch^e sable (for Leith) ; (2) a bear's head and
neck couped argent, muzzled azure (fcr Forbes) ; (3) a
dexter cubit arm in armour bendways, the hand naked
proper holding a cross crcsslet fitch^e in pale gules (for
Burn). Mottoes— (i) " Trustie to the end" (for Leith);
(2) " Spe expecto " (for Forbes); (3) "Deo juvante " (for
Burn); and (under the arms) " Spes forti viro." Livery—
Black, orange facings.

Youngest son of Gen. Robert Burn, Col. -Commandant

R.A. , of Jessefield, Midlothian, b. 1793; d. 1878;

m. 1855, Caroline Rosdew, d. of Major T. Lit'le,

loth Hussars: —
Sir Charles Rosdew Forbes-Leith (formerly Burn), ist
Bt. (1923), O.B.E. (1920), of Jessefield, nr. Edinburgh,
Lieut. -Col. (ret.) ist Dragoons, A.D.C. to H.M. King
George, one of H.M.'s Hon. Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms,
formerly A.D.C. to the Earl of Dufferin (Viceroy of India)
and to H.R. H. the Duke of Coniiaught, MP. Torquay
Div. Devon 1910-23, served S. African and Great Wars,
Officer of Legion of Honour, and of the Cro« n of Belgium ;
b. 1859; m. 1891, Hon. Ethel Louise Forbes-Leith, O.B.E.,
only daughter and heir of Lord Leith of Fyvie ; and has had
issue — Arthur Herbert Rosdew Burn, Gentleman, 2nd
Lieut. Royal Dragoons, b. 1892 ; killed in action October
1914; Robert Ian Algernon Forbes-Leith, Esq., formerly
Lieut, the London Scottish Regt. , b. 1902 \m. 1927, Ruth
Avis, d. of Edward George Barnett, of Halton, Corbridge,
Northumberland, and has issue — i son, b. 1928 (Clubs —
White's, Bath)]; and Lorna Marsalie [m. 1916, Capt.
Conyers Frederick Woodroffe Lang ; and has issue — Charles
Douglas Lang, Gentleman, b. 1918 [Res. — Chute, Standen,
Andover, Hants.)]. Seats — Fyvie Castle, co. Aberdeen;
Thame Park, Oxon. Clubs — Carlton, Naval and Military,
New (Edin.), Royal Northern (Aberdeen).

FORBES- ROBERTSON (L.O., 1886). Parted per
chevron gules and azure, two wolves' heads erased in chief
or, and a bear's head couped in base of the last, muzzle
of the first. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, an arm erect proper, charged with
a heart gules, the hand holding an Imperial crown, also
proper. Motto — " Virtutis gloria merces."

Eldest s. of John Forbes- Robertson, b. 1822 ; d. 1903 ;

m. 1850, Frances Cott : —
Sir Johnston Forbes- Robertson, Knt. Bach.(i9i3), ^.1853 ;
m. 1900, May Gertrude, d. of Thomas Dermot of Oakland,
California; and has issue— Four dans. Res. — 22 Bedford
Square, W.C. Clubs — Beefsteak, Garrick, Athenaeum.

FORBES -SEMPILL (L.O., c. 1672-7). Quarterly,
I and 4, argent a chevron chequy gules and of the first,
between three hunting-horns sable, garnished and stringed
of the second (Sempill) ; 2 and 3, azure, a cross pat^e
fitch^e or, between three bears' heads couped argent,
muzzled gules (Forbes). Mantling gules and argent.
Crests — I. upon a wreath of his liveries, a stag's head
argent, attired with ten tynes azure and collared with a
prince's crown or (Sempill), MottO over, " Keep tryst";
2. upon a wreath of his liveries, a cock proper (Forbes),
Motto over, "Watch." Supporters — Two greyhounds
argent, collared gules.

Eldest sen of William Forbes-Sempill, r7th Baron
Sempill, Hon. Col. 4th Aberdeen Rifle Vol., V. D. ,
formerly Lieut. Coldstream Gds., served in Crimea,
J. P. and D.L. co. Aberdeen, b. 1836; d. 1905 ; tii. ist,
1858, Caroline Louisa (div. 1861), only d. of Sire

Charles Forbes, 3rd Bart. ; 2nd, 1862, Francis Emily,
yst. d. of Sir Robert Abercromby, 5th Bart., of Forglen,
Banffshire : —
Rt. Hon. Sir John Forbes-Sempill, i8th Baron Semp-
ill (1489), and a Bart., Hon. Col. 5/7 Gordon Highlanders,
A.D.C. to H.M. King George, Chairman Teiritorial Assoc,
Aberdeenshire, late Capt. the black Watch Royal High-
landers, J. P. and D.L. Aberdeenshire, served with Cameron
Highlanders in Soudan 1886, and in S. Africa 1901-2 with
Lovat's Scouts (medal, 5 clasps), and Great War, comdg.
8th Black Watch (despatches), b. 1863 ; ?«. 1892, Gwendoline
Emily Mary, d. of Herbert Prodgers of Kington St. Michael,
Wilts. ; and has issue — Hon. William Francis Forbes-
Sempill, Master of Sempill, late temp. Col. R.A.F. , b. 1893
[m. 1919, Eileen, d. of Sir John Lavery, R.A., and has issue
— Anne Moira ; and June Mary (Res, — 12 Gardnor
Mansions, Church Row, Hampstead)] ; Hon. Margaret ;
and Hon. Elizabeth. Seats — Craigievar Castle and Fnitray
House, Aberdeenshire. Clubs — Naval and Military, Jun.
Constitutional, R.A.C., R. Northern (Aberdeen).

FORD of Ember Court, Surrey (H. Coll., 1793). Per
pale gules and or, two bends vaire, on a canton of the
second, a greyhound courant sable. Mantling gules and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a greyhound's
head sable, erased gules, muzzled or. MottO — " Omnium
rerum vicissitudo."

Sons of Sir Francis Colville Ford, 4th Bart., b. 1850;

d. 1890 ; m. 1873, Frances Colville, d. of William

Ford, Esq., C.S.I. : —
Sir Francis Charles Rupert Ford of Ember Court, Surrey,
5th Bart. (G.B., 22 Feb. 1793), b. 1877; m. 1918, Katherine
Olive, 2nd d. of J. C. 'Yorke, of Langton, Dwrbach,
Pembroke, and has issue — Beryl Cicely ; and Janetta Olive
Res. — Trecwn, Boscombe, Hants.

Rev. Francis Walter Barton Ford, M.A. (Durham),
Vicar of Dorney, Windsor, Minister of St. Richard
de Wych, Ashdown Park, Tunbridge Wells, and Vicar of
Ganton, Scarborough, b. (twin) 1877 ; m. 1909, Louisa
Gann, d. of the late R. M'Kenzie Nish ; and has issue —
Francis Colville M'Kenzie Ford, Gentleman, iJ. 1911. Res.
— Dorney Vicarage, Windsor.

Sons of Capt. St. Clair Ford, B.S.C., b. 1830 ; d. 1896 ;

m. 1862, Eliza Jane, d. of Thomas Smalley Potter

of East Court, Charlton Kings : —
Anson St. Clair Ford, Esq., late Capt. ist Garr. Batt.
Leics, Regt., b. 1864 ; m. 1903, Isabel Maria Frances, d.
of Francis Adams of Leyfuant, Cheltenham • and has
surv. issue — (i) Aubrey Ford, Esq., Lieut. R.N., b. 1904 ;
(2)|Peter Ford, Gentleman, 2nd Lieut. K.O.Y.L.I., b. 1905 ;
(3)Drummond Ford, Gentleman, b. 1907 ; (4) Vernon John
Ford, Gentleman, b. 1918 ; and Daphne. Res. —

Beauchatnp St. Clair Ford, Esq. , Lt.-Col. late East York-
shire Regt., 3. 1867; m. r9ii, Alzbetta Wolencova, d. of
Antonino XVolencz of Weinberge, Bohemia. Res. —

Leicester St. Clair Ford, Esq., M.B.E. (Mil.), late temp.
Capt. R.A.S.C., b. 1879 ; 7n. 1906, Hildred Carlyle, d. of
the late Rowland Ticeharst of Cheltenham. Res. — The
Croft, Wisham, nr. Birmingham.

Son of Henry Stuart Ford, Gentleman, Lieut. R.A.

b. 1843 ; d. 189s ; tn. 2nd, 1883, Mary, d. of

Thomas Wells : —
Reginald Severne P^ord, Gentleman, Lieut. 19 Batt.
Hants. Regt., (^. 1888. Res.—

Sons of Rev. Charles Primrose Ford, B.A. (Camb.),

Rector of Stone, b. 1849 ; d. 1922 ; m. 1875, Mary

Jane (Res. — Lair Gate, Beverley), d. of Rev. I. B.

Turner : —
Rev. Roger Anson Ford, Priest in Charge St. Margaret's,
Corstorphine, late Capt. R. Fus., b. 1878 ; m. 1916,
Kathleen, d. of the late Montague Morris, and has issue —
Peter Roger Anson Ford, Gentleman, b. 1917; Montague
Patrick Ford, Gentleman, b. 1918 ; Francis Orme Ford,
Gentleman, b. 1920; Charles Primrose Ford, Gentleman,
b. 1922. Res.- — 34 George Square, Edinburgh.

Charles Siuart Ford, Esq., 38th Batt. Ottawa High-
landers, b. 1879 ; tn. 1916, Alice Elizabeth, d. of Thomas
Deary. Res. — Primrose Lodge, 35 Kenora Avenue, Ottawa,

FORD (H. Coll). Ermine, a fesse wavy azure, sur-
mounted by a barrulet also wavy argent, and charged
with a pallet counterchanged between in chief two
estoiles gules, and in base a sprig of oak slipped and




fructed vert. Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, a sprig of oak with three acorns

leaved and slipped, and as many ears of wheat proper
banded with a riband and ensigned with an estoile
gules. Motto — " Fidelis." Livery — Royal blue coat,
with gold facings, and scarlet buttons.

Eldest son of George Ford, of Merivale, New

Zealand (who is eld. son of the late John Ford, of

CO. Derby), b. 1854; m. 1881, Agnes Herbert, d.

of the late John Hankins, of co. Hereford : —

Arthur Douglas Ford, Esq., A.R.A.N.Z., J. P. for

Dominion of New Zealand since 1917 ; Mayor of Ric-

carton, 1919-25 ; Alderman, City of Christchurch, 1925,

b. 1882 ; m. 1910, Margaret Mary, d. of the late G.

Williams, of Canterbury ; and has issue — Harold

Douglas Herbert Ford, Gentleman, b. 1916 ; Arthur

Charles Keith Ford, Gentleman, b. 1918 ; and three

daughters. Res. — \Vairewa, Riccarton, New Zealand.

FORD (U.O., 20 Sept. 1916), Per fesse or and ermine,
a greyhound courant sable, on a canton azure a cross
inoline of the first. Ma-ntling gules, doubled argent,
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, issuant from a barrulet
couped or, a greyhound's head sable. Motto — " Ne cede
malis." Livery — Claret, white facings.

Sons of Rev. Adam Little Ford, Clerk in Holy Orders,

Vicar of Weston Point, Cheshire, b. 1819 ; d. 1883 ;

m. 1852, Elizabeth Charlotte Harrison, d. of Rev. A.

L. Dobbin, of Dublin: —
Rev. Canon Abraham Lockett Ford, M.A. (Dublin),
Canon of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Rector and Vicar of
Ardee, and Rural Dean of Arthirdee and Drogheda, some-
time Chaplain to His Excellency the Lord Lieutenant of
Ireland, t. 1853 ; m. ist, 1878, Annie, d. of Robert
Richardson, of Ballymore, Isle of Man ; 2nd, 1905, Emma
Hildegardis, d. of Very Rev. Horace Townsend Fleming,
Dean of Cloyn ; and has issue — (i) Hugh Richardson
Lockett Ford, Gentleman, b. 1879 ; (2) Harriman St. John
Lockett Ford, Gentleman, b. 1881 ; (3) Rev. Samuel New-
port Lockett Ford, B.A., Clerk in Holy Orders, Vicar of
All Souls', Hampstead, b. 1884; and Daisy Mainwaring
Lockett. Res. — The Rectory, Ardee, co. Louth. Club —
University (Dublin),

Rev. James Madden Ford, B.A., Clerk in Holy Orders,
Rector of Callington, Cornwall, b. 1856; m. 1887, Jane
Seton, d. of Parker Synnot of Lurgana, Ballymoyer, co.
Armagh ; and has issue — Constance Georgiana. Res. —
The Rectory, Callington, Cornwall. Clubs — Royal Auto-
mobile, Junior Oxford and Cambridge.

Ven. George Adam Ford, M.A., Rector of Ashill, Rural
Dean of Breccles, co. Norfolk, sometime Archdeacon of
Lucknow, b. 1858 ; m. 1890, Ellen Isabella, d. of the late
Canon J. M. Barrett, Rector of St. Margaret's, Lincoln ;
and has surviving issue — Terence Gilbert Browell Ford,
Gentleman, b. 1907 ; Margaret Patricia ; and Bridget
Audrey Christina. Res. — The Rectory, Ashill. Theiford,

Son of Robert Ford. Gentleman, of Coolbreck, co.
Fermanagh, (5. ; d. ; m. , d. of : —

Rev. Robert Irvine Ford, B.A., Canon of Elphin, and
Rector of Castlerea, Roscommon, b. . Res — The

Rectory, Castlerea, Ireland.

FORD (L.O.). Vert, a chevron between a dexter and
a sinister wing in chief, and in base a pyramid all or.
Mantling vert, doubled or. Crest— A sphinx, wings ele-
vated, its head ensigned with a plume and supporting

between its fore-paws a papyrus stalk flowered and
leaved or. MottO— " Fortuna fortior fortitudo."

Son of James Ford, b. 1820 ; d. 1905 ; tn. 1875, Agnes
Campbell, d. of Alexander Cassels, W.S. : —
Sir Patrick Johnston Ford, Knt. Bach. (1926), M.P.
for Edinburgh, N. Div. 1920-23, and since 1924,
M.A. (Oxon.), LL.B. (Edinburgh), late Lieut. 4th Bn.
Cameron Highlanders, member of Royal Co. of Archers
(King's Body Guard for Scotland), b. 1880; m. 1905,
Jessie Hamilton, d. of Henry Field, W.S., of Moreland,
Kinross-shire, and Middlebluff , Manitoba ; and has issue
— Henry Ford, Esq., 6. igri ; Harold Ford, Esq., b. 1915 ;
and 2 daus. Res. — 8 Moray Place, Edinburgh ; Wester-

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