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Son of Francis, of , b. ;

m. : —

Joseph Francis, Esq., J. P., Renter Warden of the
Worship! ul Company of Gardeners, 6. . Res. —

FRANCIS (U.O. and H. Coll.). Per bend sinister sable
and or, a lion rampant counterchanged, charged on the
body with a trefoil counterchanged of the field. Mantling
sable and or. Crest — Out of a ducal coronet or, a demi-
lion sable, charged on the body with a trefoil, and holding
in his paws a garb or. MottO — " Quae fecimus ipsi."

Sons of Philip Francis, Gentleman, of Westgate,

Farnham, i. 1840; d. 1916 ; m. 1869, Jane Lloyd,

d. of John Lloyd Jones, Esq., J. P., D.L. Somerset,

of Dyganwy, N. Wales: —
Henry Francis, Gentleman, i. 1874. .ff«.— Frensham,

Herbert William Sidney Francis, Esq., O.B.E., Barrister-
at-Law, Inner Temple, Assistant-Secretary Ministry of
Health, i. 1880; m. 1908, Hildegarde Maria, d. of Rev.
J. F. D. Hoernle, and has issue -Philip Francis, Gentle-
man, i. 1916 ; Charlotte Joan Elizabeth ; and Hildegard
Mary. Jfes. — Cock Crow Hill, Surbiton. Cluis —
Constitutional, M.C.C.

Son of Augustus Lawrence Francis, Gentleman, d.

1849 ; d. 1925 ; m. 1878, Emily Constance, d. of Maj.-

Gen. Robert Unwin : —
Harold Vansittart Francis, Gentleman, 6. 1883 ; m.
Ethel, d. of Hon. Lady Fiennes, and has issue — Michael
Francis, Gentleman, d. 1923; and Christine. J?es. —
Bluhdell House, Tiverton, Devon.

FRANCIS (H. Coll.). Gules, a goat passant
between in chief two cotton- flowers sUpped and
leaved and in base a leek argent. Mantling gules and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front of
a rock proper a goat's head erased argent, holding in
the mouth a sprig of white heather proper. Motto —
" Bydd garedig a goddefgar."

Son of Francis, of , b. ;

m. : —

Walter Gwynne Francis, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Meadow Bank, Ardley, Herts. ; 124 Wood Street, E.

FRANCIS (U.O., 22 Oct. 1856). Argent, on a chevron
between three eagles displayed gules, as many trefoils of the
field Mantling gules and argent. Crest— On a wreath
of the colouis, a falcon rising proper, giitt6e-de-sang, in the
beak a vine-leaf fructed also proper. Motto — " Oii le sort

Son of Major Thomas John Francis, late 9th and i6th
Lancers, d. 1817 ; d. 1899; m. 1853, Zenobia, d. of S.
Reed :—

Capt. Ha old Hugh Francis, late Royal Scots, J. P.
Nortolk, 6. 1862 ; m. 1887, Mary Barbara, d. of Alexander
Whitelaw of Gartshore, Dumbartonshire; and has had
issue — Harry Whitlaw Francis, Gentleman, i. 1887; d.
1894; Basil Hugh Francis, Gent'eman, />. 1895; killed in
action ; Constance Mary ; and Phyllis Barbara [m. 1920,
J. M. Mc Innis Skinner]. ^«.— Higham Bury, Greenfield,
Bedford. Clui — Army and Navy.

FRANCKLIN (H. Coll., 1580, Visitation of Bedford-
shire 1634). Argent, on a bend engrailed between two lions'
heads erased gules, a dolphin hauriant between two
parrots or. Mantling gules and argent ;_ and for
Crest, upon a wreath of the colours, a dolphin's head or,
erased gules, between two olive branches vert. MottO —
" Sinceritate. "

Sons of John Liell Francklin, Esq., J. P. Notts., Major
and Hon. Lieut. -Col. S. Notts. Yeomanry Cavalry,
d. 1844; d. 1915; t/i. 1868, Hon. Alice Maude, eldest
dau. of the Rt. Hon. Carnegie Jervis. 3rd Viscount St.
Vincent : —
John Francklin, Gentleman, 6. 1869. /?«.— Gonalston,
Notts. ; Boluhurst, Beds.

Edward Francklin, Gentleman, d. 1871 ; m. 1903, Flor-
ence Mary Charlotte, only child of Cudworth Halsted
Poole, J. P., of Marbury Hall, and has issue— Alice Sara;
and Caroline Judith. j?«.— Gonalston, Notts.

Richard Francklin, Gentleman, d. 1872; fn. 1905, Sybil
Mary, d. of Rev. Nevile Sherbrooke, and has issue — Irene
Lavender [m. 1927, Evelyn William, 2nd son of Col.
Frank Seely]. J?es.— Manor House, Oxton, Southwell,
William Robert Francklin, Gentleman, i. 1878.

Son of Capt. Philip Francklin, M.V.O., R.N., d. 1874;

lost at sea 19 14 ; m. 1909, Irene Catherine Wake, d.

of Vice-Adm. Sir Baldwin Wake Walker, 2nd Bart. : —

Mavorn Baldwin Philip Francklin, Gentleman, R.N.,

B. 1913.

FRAN KL AND of Thirkleby. Azure, a dolphin naiant
embowed or, on a chief of the second two saltires
gules. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a wreath of

the colours, a dolphin hauriant argent, entwined round an

anchor erect proper. Motto — " Franke-lande, Frank-


Son of Sir William Adolphus Frankland, 9th Bart.,
Lieut.-Col. (ret.) R.E., b. 1837 ; d. 1883 ; m. 1864,
Lucy Ducarel, d. of Francis Adams, of Clifton,
Glos. : —
Sir Frederick William Francis George Frankland,.

loth Bart, of Thirkleby, Yorks. (24 Dec. 1660), Maj.




(ret.) Beds. Regt. Special Reserve, b. 1S&8 ; m. ist, 1890,
Charlotte {d. 1892), d. of John Augustus di Zeroga, of
New York; 2iid, igoi, Mary Cecil, 17th Baroness Zouche,
of Haryngworth ; and has issue — Hon. Thomas William
Assheton Frankland, Lieut. 13th Hussars, b. 1902 ; Hon.
Roger Nathaniel Frankland, b. 1909 ; and Hon. Barbara
Mary [/«. i')~7, Capt. Otho Leslie Price- Palmer, 9th
Lancers]. Seat — Lo.xwood House, Billingshurst, Sussex.
C/m6s— White's, Carlton.

JOHN SHARMAN FRANEY, Gentleman, Barristcr-
at-Law. Born 1864, being the son of the Reverend
John Franey, Master of Arts, Vicar of St. Mary's, Ely,
Minor Canon of Ely Cathedral, by his wife Emma,
daughter of the late Robert Rushbrooke, and granddaughter
of John Sharman, Doctor of Medicine, of Hellesdon,
Norwich. Armorial bearings (H. Coll.) — Azure, on a
pile invected or, between two quatrefoils in base of the
last, as many tleurs-de-lys in pale of tlie first. Mant-
ling azure and or ; and for his Crest, upon a wreath
of the colours, a fieur-de-lys azure between two quatrefoils
or; with the Motto, " Ut vita finis." Married, 1889,
Mary Ethelind, younger daughter of Edward Kerrison
Harvey, Esquire, of Grey Friars, Norwich (son of General
Sir R. Harvey, Knight Commander ot the Most Honour-
able Order of the Bath); and has, with other Issue — John
Sharman Franey, Gentleman, i. 1893. Postal addresses —
Lowestoft, Suffolk; 15 Old Square, Lincoln's Inn, W.C. ;
Mark's Dene, West Clandon, Guildford. C/wi— Athenaeum.

Coll.). — Quarterly, i. quarterly i. and iiii., azure, a cinque-
foil pierced ermine within a border engrailed or (Astley) ;
ii., argent, a lion rampant gules, on a chief sable,
three roses of the field (Russell); iii., azure, a dolphin
naiant embowed or, on a chief of the last two saltires
couped gules (Frankland) ; 2. the same arms of Astley ; 3.
argent, a lion rampant gules, ducally crowned or (Con-
stable) ; 4. or, a maunch gules (Hastings). Mantling azure
and argent. Crests — i. out of a ducal coronet or, a plume
of five feathers argent ; 2. on a cap of maintenance, a ducal
coronet or, thereout a plume of feathers argent, incased gules
(both for Astley) ; 3. upon a wreath of the colours, a goat
statant argent, gorged with a mural crown, armed and un-
guled or (for Russell) ; 4. upon a wreath of the colours, a
dolphin argent, hauriant, and entwined round an anchor
erect proper (for Frankland). Motto — " Justitiae tenax."
Issue of Bertram Frankland Frankland-Russell-Astley,
Esq. . of Chequers Court, Bucks. , J. P. and D. L. Bucks. ,
Lord of the Manors of Great and Little Kimble and
of Ellesborough, late Lieut. Rifle Brigade, d. 1857;
m. 1887, Lady Florence, ygst. d. of Henry, 3rd Marquess
Conyngham : — •
The late Henry Jacob Delaval Frankland-Russell-Astley,

Gentleman, d. 1888; d. 1912 ; m. 1909, May, d. of

Olive Joan Frankland - Russell - Astley.

FRANKLIN formerly of Jamaica (H. Coll.). Sable,
on a bend invected between two martlets or, a dolphin
hauriant proper, between a lion's head and a leopard's
head both erased gules. Mantling gules and or. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, a demi-conger eel erect or,
between two sprigs of hawthorn fructed proper. Motto —
" Pro rege, patria, et familia."

Son of James Franklin, formerly Lieut. 2nd West

India Regt., 77th Regt., and The Royals, b. 1838 ;

d. 1894 ; m. 1861, Jessica Mary {d. 1923), d. of

James Byth, of London : —

George Frederick Edward Essex Franklin, Gentleman,

b. 1862 ; ffi. 1909, Gertrude Mary Terry, Mrs. Lascelles,

of U.S.A. i?«.— Twyford.

Son of Henry Walter Franklin, Gentleman (2nd son
of above James Franklin), b. 1867 ; d. 1915 ; m.
1896, Lady Edith Cecilia, ygst. d. of 3rd Earl
Howe, G.C.V.O., C.B. (/?«s.— Willington, Beacons-
field, Bucks.) :—
Charles Peter Damian Franklin, Gentleman, late
Lieut. Coldstream Gds., S.R., b. 1900; m. 1928, Olive,
eld. d. of Robert Roward, A.M.I.C.E., of Castle Lodge,
Wakefield, co. Yorks. Postal address — Willington,
Beaconsfield, Bucks.

Issue of Aubrey Hamilton Franklin, Esq,, Maj.
20th Co. of London R. West Kent Regt. (T.F.),
formerly Capt. ist Batt. Essex Vols., served Great
War, 1914-18, received British War Allies', Victory,

and Territorial Medals, b. 1868 ; d. 1921 ; m. 1894,

Ethel Mary {Res. — Kwato, Liskeard Gardens,

Blackhcath), d. of the late Walter Gray, of Phoenix

House, Chelmsford : —

Charles Aubrey Hamilton Franklin, Gentleman,

Lieut, late R.A., M.D. (Laus.), M.B., B.S. (Lond.),

M.R.C.S. (Eng.), F.S.A. (Scot.), L.R.C.P. (Lond.), of

ftetordeJtn HMCollegtefArmi London

<3harle# ^xibretf Hamiltoa5raukliu
of Kidbrooke,<59 Kent , €:^quire»

St. Thomas's Hospital, Univ. of London, and Lausanne,
served Great War, 1915-19,6.1896. Res. — Kidbrooke,,
Southborough Road, Bickley, Kent.

Harold Gordon Franklin, Gentleman, b. 1904. Res. —
Kwato, Liskeard Gardens, Blackhcath.

Irene Hamilton. Res. — Lahore College for Women^
Lahore, India.

ERASER (L.O. , c. 1672-7). Quarterly, i and 4, azure,
three frasiers (or cinquefoils) argent (Fraser) ; 2. gules, a
lion rampant argent (Ross); 3. argent, three piles gules.
(Wishart). Mantling gules, doubled ermine. Crest — ■
Upon a wreath of his liveries, an ostrich holding in his
beak a horse-shoe all proper. Supporters — Two angels
with wings expanded and endorsed proper, vested in long
garments or. Motto — " In God is all."

Eld. son of Rt. Hon. Alexander Fraser, 17th Baron

Saltoun, Maj. 28th Regt., b. 182& ; d. 1886; m. 1849,

Charlotte, second d. of Thomas Browne Evans, of

Dean House, co. Oxford : —

Rt. Hon. Alexander William Frederick Fraser, C.M.G.,

i8th Baron Saltoun of Abernethy (28 June 1445), J. P. and

D.L. CO. Aberdeen, Ensign Royal Company of Archers, late

Maj. 3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders, formerly Lieut. -Col.

Gren. Gds., a Representative Peer for Scotland, b. 1851 ;

m. 1885, Mary Helena, d. of Thomas Arthur Grattan-

Bellew, M.P., and sister of Sir Henry C. Grattan-Bellew,

3rd Bart. ; and has surv. issue — (i) Alexander Arthur

Fraser, Esq., Master of Saltoun, M.C., Capt. 3rd Batt^




Gordon Highlanders, late Lieut. Forfar and Kincardine
R.G.A. , b. 1886 [w. 1920, Dorothy, eld. d. of Sir Charles
Welby, 3rd Bart. , and has issue — Alexander Simon Fraser,
Esq., b. 1921] ; (2) Hon. George Fraser, Comdr. R.N.,
b. 1887 [m. 1920, Margaret, d. of John Montague Spencer
Stanhope, of Cannon Hall, York, and has issue — Simon
Walter Fra-^er, Esq., b. 1924; (3) Hon. William Fraser,
D.S.O., M.C. , Maj. Gordon Highlanders, b. 1890 [m. 1919,
Pamela Cynthia, d. of Cyril Maude, and widow of Major
William Congreve, V.C., D.S.O., M.C, and has issue —
David William Fraser, Esq., b. 1920; Alastair Grattan
Fraser, Esq., b. 1926 (j?i?j. — Ringwould Cottage, Ring-
would, Hants.); and Hon. Mary Alexander [m. 1918,
Lieut. -Comdr. John Robert Codrington, and has issue].
Seat — Philorth, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire, /fes. — no
Gloucester Place, W.i. Cliibs — Marlborough, Carlton,
Turf, Hurlingham.

FRANKS (U.O.). Vert, on a saltire or, a griffin's head
erased gules, in the centre chief point a mullet of the
second. Mantling vert and or.

Crest— Out of a mural

crown or a griffin's head gules, between two wings
erminois, each charged with a mullet sable. MottO — " Sic
vos non nobis."

Sons of Matthew Henry Franks, Esq., J. P. D. L.

Queen's co., b. 1835; d. 1924; m. 1869, Gertrude

Priscilla, d. of late Capt. George Despard, R.M., of

Rathmolyon, co. Meath : —
Mathew Henry Franks, Esq. M.A. (Dub.), F.S.L, J.P.
Queen's CO. (High Sheriff 1917), J.P. co. Cork (High
Sheriff 1921), a Vice-Pres. Royal Dublin Society, b. 1871 ;
m. 1895, Sarah, d. of Sir Robert Gardner, of Ashley House,
Clyde Road, Dublin ; and has surv. issue— Henry Cecil
Franks, Gentleman, late 2nd Lieut. R.F.A., b. 1899 [»?.
1925, Betty Josephine, only d. of Mrs. J. Yates, of Osmonds,
Droitwich (.ffw.— Cherrington, Bedford Road, Horsham,
Sussex)]. Seats — Westtield, Mountrath, Queen's Co. ;
Garrettstown, Kinsale, co. Cork.

Thomas Fitzherbert Franks, Gentleman, b. 1874 ; m. ist,
i89S, Inez Ethel Mary {d. I924,),d. of late Joseph Wilson,
Esq., D.L., of Clonmore ; 2n 1, 1927, Ethel, d. of the late
J. Johnston, Esq., J.P. of Ballycastle, 0. Antrim ; and has
issue — (i) Henry Guy Stanley Franks, Gentleman, late Lieut.

R.A., b. 1896 [m. 1925, Millicent, d. of Shea.

and has issue — Thomas William Franks, b. 1926 {/?es. —
Calgary, Alberta)] ; (2) Archibald Fitzherbert Franks,

Gentleman, b. i8Qj[m. 1925, Blanche, d. of — Press,

Esq. (A'«. — Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)]. Res. — Northcote,
Greencastle, co. Antrim.

Only son of Lt.-Col. George Despard Franks, C.M.G.,
D.S.O. , Lieut. -Col. 19th Queen Alexandra's Own
Royal Hussars, b. 1873; killed in action 1918; m.
igo8. May Geraldine, eldest d. of the late Lieut. -
Gen. Sir Gerald de Courcy Morton, K.C.LE., C.V.O.,
C.B. :—
Bryan Morton Foster Franks, Gentleman, b. 1910. A'«.
— 18 Regent's Park Terrace, N.W.i.

Sons of Thomas C. Franks, Esq., J.P. , b. 1839;

d. 1923 ; by his ist wife, m. 1876, Isabella Mary, d. of

the late William Digges LaTouche: —

Thomas William Franks, Gentleman, b. 1880; m. 1912,

Erma, d. of J. R. Ryan, of Clonbeg, Milltown, co. Dublin,

and has issue — 4 daus. /?es. — Weston House, Dundrum,

CO. Dublin.

Clement La Touche Franks, Gentleman, b. 1882.
J?es. — Survey Dept., Aba, Nigeria.

Sons of Sir John Hamilton Franks, Knt. Bach., C.B. ,

J. P., b. 1848; (/. 1915 ; m. 1874, Catherine, d. of

Harry Lumsden of Auchindoir, co. Aberdeen : —

James Gordon Franks, Esq., b. 1875 ; m. 1904, Margaret,

fourth d. of Rt. Hon. Gerald Fitz Gibbons, P.C. , and

has issue — John Gerald Franks, Lieut. R.F.C., b. 1905;

Alexander Lumsden Franks, b. 1908 ; and Anne Catherine.

J?es. — Roseneath, Malahide, co. Dublin.

Robert Fergusson Franks, Esq., b. 1877. Jfes. —
Sons of Sir Kendal Matthew St. John Franks, Kt.
Bach.,C.B., M.D., F.R.C.S.L, b. 1851; d. 1920; m.
as 2nd wife, 1885, Gertrude Jane (d. 1896), d. of
Lt.-Col. T. Brom'head Butt: —
Major Kendal Fergusson Franks, 2nd Royal Mahrattas,
LA., b. 1886; m. . Res.—

Philip Hamilton Franks, Esq., Lieut. Royal Welch
Fusiliers, b. 1890.

Lt.-Com. Ivan Bromhead Franks, R.N., b. 1896. Res.
— Junior Constitutional Club, Piccadilly.

Son of Thomas John Franks, Esq. , J.P. , of Bally-

scaddane, b. 1831 ; d. 1918; by ist wife, Elizabeth

Clara [d. 1878), d. of the late George Mackenzie

Kettle, of Dallicot, Bridgnorth, Salop: —

Maj. -Gen. Sir George Mackenzie Franks, K.C. B., b.

1868; m. 1901, Paula Rodriguez, d. of Manuel Garcia;

and has issue — Raynald Arthur Mackenzie Franks,

Esq., b. IQ04 ; Beata Cynthia Mackenzie ; and
Noel Honor Mackenzie. Res. — The Garden House,
Meerut, India. Seat — Ballyscaddane, Knocklong, co.

FRASER of Nottingham (H. Coll. , 1911). Vert, a cross
raguly couped between four cinquefoils or. Mantling^
vert and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a cubit




arm erect proper, vested gules, holding in the hand a
crescent or, all between two mugs argent. Motto — " Te

Son of Sir P2ch\ard Henry Fraser, Kt. Bach., D.C.L.,

J. P., of Wellington House, Nottingham, b. 1851; d.

1922 ; m. 1877, Jane, d. of Charles Keightley of

Nottingham : —
Cecil Edward Reginald Fraser, Esq., b. 1884; in. 1910,
Ethel Paget, d. of George Tomlin. A'fs.—

FRASER of Stratherrick (Rematric. L.O. 1896).
Quarterly, i and 4, a/.iire, on a chevron between three fraisiers
argent, as many tleurs-de-lys gules ; 2 and 3, argent, three
antique crowns gules ; all within a bordure of the last.
Mantling azure, doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of
his liveries, a buck's hiad attired and couped proper, g( rgcd
with an ancient Scots crown or. Motto (over crest) — " le
suis prest " ; (underarms) — "Tout bien ou rien." Badge
(clan I -A sprig of yew.

Eld. son of John Fraser of Stratherrick, Inverness-shire,

b. 1820; d. 1885; m. 1862, Susan, d. of late General

Thomas Webster of Balgarvie, co. Fife, D.L., J. P. : —

.Alexander Edmund Fraser, Esq., formerly Secretary of

Embassy in ll.M.'s Diplomatic Service, AI.A. (Oxon.),

Member of the King's Bodyguard (Royal Archers) in

Scotland, and a Knight of Justice of the Order of the

Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem in England, Barrister-at-

Law, successively .Attach^ and Secretary at H.M.'s

Embassies and Legations in Vienna, Rome, Stockholm,

1889 ; d. 1919 ; m. 1917, Ethel Maud, only d. of
the late Lt.-Col. Higgins, K.O.S.B.i-
Hugh Clinton Mackenzie Fraser, Gentleman [Arms,

Brussels, Cairo, Lisbon, and ■'Washington, and acted as
Her Majesty's .Agent in the Transvaal from June 1898 till
March 1899 [Arms as above, and (as a Knight of St.
John^, on a chief gules, a cross argent, embellished alter-
nately in each of the principal angles with a lion guardant
and a unicorn, both passant or], b. 1863. Ciub — St.

Son of Mackenzie Hamilton Fraser, Esq. (eld. son of
Hon. Sir Hugh Fraser, Judge ( f the High Court of
Justice), Capt. 2nd Batt. Seaforth Highlanders, b.

Crest, and first Motto as abjve, but (rematric. L.O. 1909),

the;bordure vert], b. 1919- Res. —

Son of Thomas Fraser (third son of John Fraser of
Gortuleg and Farraline, Inverness-shire), b. 1825; d.
1881; m. 1855, Frances Gillanders, d. of John Moore
of WiUen Hall, Barnet, and Garden Reach, Calcutta : —
Francis Edwin Fraser, Esq., J. P. Co. Pal. of Lancaster

[Arms as next above, but (rematric. L.O. igoS) the bordure




invected], b. 1864; m. 1902, Ella Frances, d. of William
Menzies of Empshott Grange, Liss, Hants. ; and has
issue — Frances Elaine ; Enid Margaret ; and Jean Mac-
kenzie. Res. — Redhill House, Lydney, Glos. Club —

Son of Maj.-Gen. Sir Thomas Fraser, K .C.B., C.A'.G.,
b. 1840 ; d. 1922 ; ?>i. 1865, Matilda, d. of the late
James Beckford Wildman, M.P. , of Chilnian Castle,.
Kent :—
Gordon Lushington Fraser, Esq., b. 1869. Res. —

FRASER (L.O., 1837). Quarterly, i and 4, azure, three
cinquefoils argent ; 2 and 3, argent, three antique crowns
gules. Mantling gules and ermine. Crest — On a wreath
of his liveries, a buck's head erased proper. Motto — " Je
suis pret." Supporters — Two bucks proper. Badge
(clan) — A sprig of yew.

Son of Simon Fraser, 13th Baron Lovat, Lord-Lieut,
CO. Inverness, b. 1828; d. 1887; m. 1866, Alice Mary
d. of Thomas Weld Blundell of Ince Blundell :—
Rt. Hon. Sir Simon Joseph Fraser, 14th Baron Lovat
(Scot, ante 1464 ; U.K., 28 Jan. 1837), K.T., K.C.M.G.,
K.C.V.O., C.B., D.S.O., Lt.-Col. comdg. Lovat's Scouts
Imp. Yeo., A.D.C. to the King, and Col. (ret.) in the
Territorial Forces, comdg. Highland Territorial Mounted
Brigade, 1908-13, formerly Lieut. 1st Life Gds., served in
S. Africa 1900-2 with Lovat's Scouts (desp. ), and Great
War, temp. Maj.-Gen. comdg. 4th Mounted Div. 1916,
Bng.-Gen. and Dir. of Forestry 1917-19, b. 1871 ; 7n. 1910,
Hon. Laura Lister, second d. of Thomas, 4th Lord
Ribblesdale; and has issue — Hon. Simon Christopher
Joseph Fraser, Master of Lovat, b. 1911 ; Hon. Hugh
Charles Patrick Joseph Fraser, b. 1918; Hon. Magdalene
Mary Charlotte; Hon. Veronica Nell; and Hon. Mary
Diana Rose. Seat — Beaufort Castle, Beauly, co. Inverness.
Tozvn res. — 26 Upper Grosvenor Street, W.i. Club — Tuif.

FRASER of Ledeclune and Morar (L.O. , 1807).

Quarterly, i and 4, azure, a bend engrailed argent, between

three cinquefoils of the last, a canton gyronny of eight or

and sable ; 2 and 3, argent, three antique crowns gules.

Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath

of his liveries, a buck's head erased gules. Supporters —

Two stags proper, attired and unguled or, collared azure,

pendent from each collar an escutcheon gyronny of eight

or and sable, each resting one foot on an anchor of the last.

Motto—" Je suis prest " ; and over the crest, " Thorough."

Second son of Lt.-Gen. James Keith Fraser, C.M.G.,

Col. ist Life Guards, b. 1832 ; d. 1895 ; 7n. 1865, Amelia

Alice Julia, d. of the Hon. Humble Dudley Ward : —

Capt. Sir Keith Alexander Fraser, 5th Bart. (27 Nov.
1806), late 7th Hussars, served in Matabeleland 1896 and
in Mashonaland under Sir Richard Martin 1897, J. P. cos.
Inverness and Cromartie, D.L. Leics., M.P. Harborough
Div. Leicester 1918-23, b. 1867; m. 1910, Lady Dorothy
Coventry, second d. of George William, 9th Earl of
Coventry; and has issue — Keith Charles Ad olphus Fraser,
Esq., b. 1911. Res. — Inverinate House, Strome Ferry,
Ross-shire ; Carlton Carlieu House, Leicester. Clubs —
Naval and Military, Marlborough, Carlton.

FRASER of Auchenleish (L.O., 16 Dec. 1908). Quarterly,

I and 4, azure, ihree fraises argent; 2 and 3, argent, three

antique crowns gules, over all in bend a sword proper,

hiked and pommelled or. Mantling azure, doubled

argent. Great — On a wreath of his liveries, a buck's

head erased or, attired argent. Motto — " Je suis prest."

Eld. son of Sir Andrew Henderson Leith Fraser,

K. C.S.I. (1903), M.A., LL.D., D.Litt., Barrister-at-

Law (Middle Temple), Lieut.-Gov. of Bengal 1903-

1908, b. 1848; d. 1918; m. ist, 1872, Agnes (d. 1879),

d. of R. Archibald of Devonvale ; 2nd, 1883, Henrietta

[Seat — Auchenleish, Glenisla, Alyth, co. Forfar), d. of

Col. H. I. Lugard : —

Rev. Alexander (Jarden Fraser, Principal Achimota

College, b. 1873 ; m. 1901, Annie Beatrice, d. of Robert

Glass, of Durham. Res. — Achimota College, Gold Coast,

W. Africa.

FRASER. (U.O., 9 Jan. 1901)— Quarterly, i and 4,
quarterly i. and iiii. , argent, three frases azure ; ii. and iii. ,
gules, a lion rampant of the first, all within a bordure
ermine, charged with eight cross crosslets of the third (for
Fraser) ; 2 and 3, azure, three foxes passant, two and one
or (for de Gennes). Mantling azure and argent. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, a cherub proper, wreathed
around the temples with a garland of frases azure. MottO —
" Tout jour prest."

FRASER of Cromarty (H. Coll.). Argent, an anchor
with cable entwined proper between three cinquefoils
gules. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, in front of a demi-eagle displayed proper.

an escutcheon argent charged with a cinquefoil gules.
Motto — " Per aspera ad astra." Supporters — On either
side an eagle rising or, gorged with a naval crown azure.

Son of William John Fraser, of Hampstead, b. 1829 ;

d. 1913 ; m. 1864, Jane Palmer {d. 1916) : —
Sir (John) Malcolm Fraser, G.B.E., ist Bart., of
Cromarty (4 June 1921), Capt. R.N.V.R., Commander
Order of Crown of Italy, b. 1878 ; m. 1907, Irene, d. of
Charles Brightman, of 45 Harrington Gardens, Kensing-
ton ; and has issue — Basil Malcolm Fraser, Esq., b.
1920 ; and Betty Moyra. Res. — 18 The Vale, Chelsea ;
The Downs, Bishopstone, Sussex. Clubs — Bath, Con-
stitutional, Conservative.

ALISTAIR FRASER, Gentleman. Borti 1865, being
the only son of the late Francis Garden Fraser, Esq., of
Findrack, J. P. for co. of Aberdeen, Captain 3rd Batt.
East Yorks. Regt., by his wife Elizabeth M'Kenzie Stewart
Menzies, dau. of Rev. Dr. A. R. Irvine. Armorial
bearings — Quarterly, first and fourth grand quarters,
azure, three frases argent (for Fraser) ; second grand
quarter, counterquartered i. azure, three boars' heads
couped or, armed argent and langued gules ; 2. or,
three lions' heads erased gules, langued azure ; 3. or,
three crescents within a double tressure flory counter-
flory gules; j. azure, three fraises argent, all within a
bordure nebuly gules (for Gordon of Invergorrion) ; third
grand quarter, counterquartered i and 4, gules, a boar
passant or (for Baird of Auchmedden) ; 2. azure, a uni-

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