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GRIFFITHS. Or, a cross parted and fretted gules,
in the first and fourth quarters a lion rampant, and in the
second and third three horses' heads couped sable, gutt^e-
d'or. Mantling gules and or. Crest — Upon a wreath of
the colours, a lion rampant gules, charged with a chevron
or, holding between the forepaws an escutcheon argent,
thereon a stag's head caboshed of the first, and resting the
hind-leg on a cinquefoil of the second. Motto — " Usque
ad aras amicus."

Son of Edward St. John Griffiths, Esq., J. P., of Upton

House, Nursling, Hants., Col. late Princess of Wales'

Own Yorkshire Regt., i. 1835; d. ; m. 1873,

Georgina Frances [d. 1914), dau. of Major-Gen. the Rt.

Hon. Sir Thomas A. Larcom, Bart., K.C.B., P.C.

(Ireland) : —

Gerald Rogers Larcom Griffiths, Gentleman, b. 1879.

Estates — Lands in the parishes of Trentishoe, West Down,

and Pilton, in co. of Devon, and in parish of Withypool, in

CO. Somerset.

GRIGSON, Clerk in Holy Orders, M.A. of Christ's Coll.,
Cambridge, Vicar of Pelynt. Born 1845, being the eldest
son of the late Rev. William Grigson, M.A. , sometime Rector
of Whinburgh, Norfolk, by Margaret, dau. of James Hales
of Norwich. Armorial bearings (H. Coll., April 11, 1872)
— Gules, two bars ermine, each charged with as many
crosses pat^e fitch^e at the foot, in chief three annulets
argent. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — Upon a
wreath of the colours, a griffin's head couped chequy
argent and sable, encircled by an annulet or. Married,
first, 1873, Charlotte, dau. of John Neve of Wtlverhampton
(she d. 1884) ; second, 1886, Mary, eldest dau. of Hugh
Stott of Lewisham (she died 1889) ; third, 1890, Mary
Beatrice, second dau. of the Rev. John Simon Boldero,
Vicar of Amblecote, co. Stafford ; and has Issue— [\)
Squadrcn-Leader John William Boldero Grigson, D.S.O. ,
D.F.C., R.A.F., served Great War (despatches, D.S.O.,
D.F.C. , and two bars), b. 1893; (2) Kenneth Walton
Grigson, Gentleman, b. 1895; (3) Wilfrid Vernon Grigson,
Gentleman, b. 1896; (4) Lionel Henry Shuckforth
Grigson, Gentleman, b. 1898; (5) Claude Vivian Grigson,
Gentleman, b. 1900; (6) Aubrey Herbert Grigson, Gentle-
man, b. 1901 ; (7) Geoffrey Edward Harvey Grigson,
Gentleman, b. 1905. Residence — Pelynt Vicarage, Looe,

GRIGGS (H. Coll.). Gules, on a pale between two
feathers argent, two feathers of the field. MantUng gules
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front
of two feathers crossed saltirewise gules, a sword in pale

enfiled with a leopard's face proper. Motto — " Secundo

Only son of Joseph Griggs, Esq., J. P. and D.L. , of

Mountfields, Loughborough, High Sheriff co. Leicester

1894, b. 1835 ; d. 1909 ; m. 1859, Isabella, d. of Charles

Balls, of Tendring, Colchester, Essex: —

Frank Robertson Griggs, Esq., Major T.F. Res. 1914-19,

J. P. Derby, b. 1864; m. 1899, Katharine Emily Joan, 2nd

d. of Rev. Alfred Legge, M.A., Vicar of St. German's and

St. Peter's, Norfolk; and has issue — (i) Gladwyn Joseph

Griggs, Esq., Lieut. R.N., b. 1900; (2) Frank Douglas

Griggs, Gentleman, B.A. Camb., b. 1904; (3) Humphrey

Robertson Griggs, Gentleman, b. 1907; (4) Kenneth

Courtenay Griggs, Gentleman, b. 1913 ; and Etheldreda

Paula Joan. 5fa/— Wigwell Grange, Wirksworth, Derby.

GRIMALDl(Arms and Ped. regd. H. Coll.). Lozengy
argent and gules. Crest— -^ demi-griffin segreant pro-
per. Supporters — Two griffins proper. Motto — " Deo

Son of Ernest George Grimaldi, 12th Marquess
Grimaldi, b. 1885 \ d. ; m. 1907, Mabel Joss, d. of

John Gray of Aberdeen : —
George Frederick Ernest Grimaldi, 13th Marquess
Grimaldi (Aug. 1529), b. 1908. Postal add.—

Sons of Rev. Marquess Henry Beaufort Grimaldi,
b. 1831 ; d. 1907 ; m. 1864, Sarah Sophia, d. of
William Rogers : —
Marquess Stacey William Beaufort Grimaldi, b. 1867;
m. 1903, Zoe Ora Karkeck. Res. — Durban, Natal.

Conrad Francis dei Marchesi Grimaldi, b. 1871. Res. —
S. Africa.

Rev. Ernest Craven dei Marchesi Grimaldi, b. 1876;
m. 1911, Evelyn Lander, d. of C. W. P. Dyke, of Totteridge,
and has issue — (i) Philip Rainier Beaufort Grimaldi, iJ. 1912;
(2) Christopher Beaufort Grimaldi, b. 1916; (3) Antony
Beaufort Grimaldi, b. 1918 ; (4) Martin Cyril Beaufort




Grimaldi, 6. 1920. /?«.— Otterton Rectory, Budleigh
Salterton, S. D'evon.
Arthur James dei Marchesi Grimaldi, />. 1877. Jfes. —
Son of Charles Beaufort dei Marchesi Grimaldi, *. 1837 ;
d. 1925 ; m. 1874, Flora Longley : —
Hambly dei Marchesi Grimaldi, /<. 1881.
Charles dei.Marchesi Grimaldi, fi. 1887.

GRIMKE-DRAYTON. Quarterly, i and 4, argent, a
cross engrailed and voided gules, in the centre point a quatre-
foil of the last, on a chief azure, gutt^e-d'eau, a pegasus salient
of the first, winged or, between two ravens argent (for
Drayton); 2 and 3, vert, a lion rampant holding between

the paws a cinquefoil or, between three palmetto-trees
eradicated proper (for Grimk6). Crests— 1. On a wreath
of the colours, and on a rock proper, a raven sable
gutt^e-d'eau, supporting with the dexter foot a cross
engrailed gules (for Drayton) ; 2. on a wreath of the
colours, and upon a mount vert, a demi-lion or, charged
on the shoulder with a cinquefoil of the first between
two palmetto-trees proper (for Grimk6). Motto — " Hac
iter, ad astra. " Livery — White and red, under-coat

Sons of Theodore Drayton Grimk6-Drayton, Esq.,

J. P., of Clifford Manor, Tayton, Gloucester, and

Golborne Park, Newton-le-Willows, Lanes., i. 1853,

assumed by Royal Licence the additional surname and

arms of Drayton in the year 1891, d. 1915 ; m. 1879,

Constance Gertrude {d. 1926), d. of the Rev. Prebendary

Macdonald, of Lincoln Cathedral : —

Alan Drayton Grimk^-Drayton, Esq., Major R.O. late

R.A., f. July 16, 1884 ; m. 1915, Victoria Mary, d. of Rev.

Philip Creek, Vicar of Whorlton, co. Durham, and has had

issue — Alan Michael Grimk^-Drayton, Gentleman, 1^. 1916;

d. 1921. /^es. — Light Hill, Great Healings, Woodbridge,


N( rman Drayton Grimk^-Drayton, Gentleman, 6. March
16, 1888 ; m. and has issue — i son ; i dau. ./?«. —

GRIMSTON of Grimston Garth (H. Coll.). Argent, on
a fesse sable three mullets of six points or, pierced gules.
Mantling sable and argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of
the colours, a stag's head with a ring round the neck
argent. Motto — " Faitz proverount."

Son of Maj. Walter John Cirimston, late R.A. , 6.

1828; d. 1899; 7n. ist, Olivia, d. < f Gen. Thomas

Steele; 2nd, 1865, Josephine, d. of Joseph Greene

Wilkinson : —
Ernest Walter Grimston, Gentleman, 1^. 1876; m. 1910,
Christine Sybil, d. of late Sir Thomas Villiers Lister,
K.C.M.G., of Armitage Hill, Berks. /?«.— Woodside,
Cadmore End, High Wycombe.

Sons of Daniel Thomas Grimston, LL.B- i. 1832;

d. 1872; m. i860, Jane Malvina Williamza, d. of
George Morant of Camckmacrt ss: —
Sylvester George Grimston, Cientleman, fi. 1865; m.
1898, Mary Elizabeth, d. of James Penfold of Montreal.


Charles Digby Grimston, Gentleman, 6. 1867; m. 1906,

Olive, d. of Mills of Bracebridge, Ontario. A'«. —

Sons of Col. Oswald James Augustus Grimston, J. P.

and D.L., late comm. 3rd Batt. R. Warwickshire

Regt., 6. 1831 ; d. 1916; ?n. ist, 1856, Frances Eliza,

yst. d. of Lieut. -Col. Henry Dundas Campbell ; 2nd,

1876, Louisa Mary, d. of Lieut. Rowland Money : —

Brig.-Gen. Sylvester Bertram Grimston, C.M.G. , Indian

Army (ret), d. 1864; m. 1904, Nina, d. of Lieut. Col.

George William NIacaulay ; and has issue — George

Sylvester Grimston, Queen's R( yal Regt., d. 1905; and

Francis Nina. Jfes. — The White House, Willingdon,


Col. Lionel Augustus Grimston, CLE., O.B.E., V.D.,
Aux. Force India (ret.), />. 1868. Jies. — The Vicarage,
Willingdon, Sussex.

Horace Legard Grimston, Gentleman, i. 1880 ; m. 1909,
Kathleen Mary, d. of G. E. Goulston of Blydenhain ; and
has issue — Roland Augustus Grimston, Gentleman, i.
1910; Norman Robert Grimston, Gentleman, 6. 1912 ; and
Ruth Mary. J?es. — Glebe House, Nutfield, Surrey.


GRIMWOOD (R.L., 1851). Quarterly, i and 4, azu:e,
a chevron engrailed ermine between three mullets in chief
and a saltire couped in base argent (for Grimwood) ; 2 and
3, or, on a chevron gules, between three wolves' heads
erased sable, as many oval buckles of the first. Mantling
azure and argent ; Crests — i. upon a wreath of the colours,
a demi-wolf rampant, collared, holding between the paws a
saltire ; 2. upon a wreath of the colours, a lit n"s gamb
erased and erect sable, charged with a cross crosslet argent,
and holding in the paw a buckle or. Motto — " Auxilio

Son of Jeffrey Grimwood Grimwood, Esq., J. P., 3.

1827; d. 1909; m. 1851, Zoe (d. 1901), ygst. d. of

Charles Herbert : —
Geoffrey Grimwood Grimwood, Esq., Lieut. -Col. King's
Royal Rifle Corps, d. 1852 ; m. 1st, 1878, Alice (d. ),

d. of James John Farquharson, Esq., of Langton House,
Dorset ; and has, with other issue — Jeffery Grimwood Grim-
wood, Gentleman, i. 1879; m. 2nd, Mignonette, d. of the
Hon. Robert Cozens of Malta. Posi. add. — c/o Messrs.
Grindlay, Bombay.

GRINDLE (H. Coll., 31 July 1922). Azure, a cross
flory argent between four swords points inward in
saltire or. Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, a sword erect proper, pommel
and hilt or, enfiled with a round buckle azure. Motto —
" Melior est sapientia quam vires."

Elder son of Edmund Samuel Grindle, of Oxford, b.
1839 ; d. 1911 ; m. 1868, Eleanor, d. of Joseph
Chadwick, of Leeds : —

Sir Gilbert Edmund Augustine Grindle, K. C.M.G.
(1932), C.B. (1919), Barrister-at-Law, Lincoln's Inn, b.
1869; m. 1899, Lilian {d. 1924), d. of E. B. Gray, M.D.,
of Oxford ; and has issue — Richard Edmund Grindle,
Esq., b. 1908; Stephana Catherine ; Eleanor Mary; Lilian
Ruth; Angela Maud. Res. — 19 Rodway Road, Bromley,
Kent. Clubs — Royal Societies, West India.

GRINLINTON (H. Coll.). Azure, a sword in bend
proper, pommel and hilt or, surmounting a pen in bend
sinister argent, in fesse two spurs of th^ last. Mantling
azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
sword erect proper, pommel and hilt gold, surmounting
a pen fessewise argent, interlaced by a spur or. Motto —
" Fide et fortitudine."

Son of Sir John Joseph Grinlinton, Knight Bachelor,

C.E. , F.R.G.S. , F.S.A. , served in the Crimean

Campaign as Lieut, in the 4th King's Own Regiment,

and Assistant-Engineer at the Siege of Sevastopol ;

afterwards Member of the Legislative Council until he

retired in 1898 ; 6. 1828 ; d. 1912 ; ?n. 18 — , Emily (who

d. 1894), d. of the late Mr. Isaac Booth : —

Frederick Henry Grinlinf n, Esq., C.M.G., F.R.G.S.,

F.R.M.S. , Surveyor-Gen. Ceylon Survey Dept. 1896-

1904, d. 1853 ; m. 1879, Frances Antoinette, d. of Louis

F. Liesching, Ceylon C.S. , and has issue. Pes. —




GRISSELL. Or, two barrulets dancett^e gules, between
as many greyhounds conrant sable. Mantling gules and
or • and for his Crest, upon a wreath of the colours.

a greyhound's head erased sable, around the neck a double
chain or, pendent therefrom an escutcheon gold, charged with
a bugle-horn stringed sable; with the Motto, "Press for-

Son of Thomas De la Garde Grissell, Esquire, of
Redisham Hall, Suffclk, J. P. co. Suffolk, B.A. (Cam-
bridge), b. 1852; d. 1915; m. 1&77, Frances Adelaide
{d. 1888), second daughter of Thomas Salwey Beale,
Esq., J. P., of Heath House, Salop : —
Thomas De la Garde Grissell, Esq., M.C., Lt.-Col. T.A.
Res. of Officers, late Lt.-Col. comdg. Loyal Suffolk Hussars,
I. P. Suffolk, M.A. (Cantab.), Barrister-at-Law (Inner
Temple), served Great War (despatches, M.C.), /;. 1878 ;
m. 1922, Vera, d. of Gerald Fergusson Taylor, and has
issue — Pierce Thomas De la Garde Grissell, Gentleman,
i. 1924. Seat — Sandle Manr, Fordingbridge, Hants.
Clu6 — New University.

GROG AN (U.O., 21 Ap. 1859). Barry of six or and
sable, on a chief engrailed azure, a lion passant of the
first. Mantling sable and or. Crest — On a wreath of
the colours, a lion's head erased sable, charged with a
mullet or. Motto — " Honor et virtus."

Only son of George Grogan, Esq., J. P., late 7th
Royal Fus., of Seafield, co. Down, b. 1816 ; d. 1851 ;
m. 1849, Marrianne, d. of John -Mackenzie, of Ness
House, Inverness : —

Brig.-Gen. Edward George Grogan, C.B., C.B.E., late
Col. The Black Watch, J. P. co. Fife, b. iS^i ; m. ist,
Meta {d. 1881), d. of Adm. Sir M. King-Hall, K.C.B. ;
2nd, Ida Georgina, d. of J. R. Forman, of Craig Park,
Midlothian, and has issue — (i) George William St. George
Grogan, Esq., V.C, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., Brig.-Gen.
(ret.), late Col. Worcs. Regt., formerly Yorks. L.I.,
b. 1875 [m. 1920, Ethel Gladys, d. of John Elger, of
Clayton Court, East Liss (Club — United Service)] ;
(2) Edward Harry Grogan, Esq., O.B.E., Comdr. (ret.),
R.N., b. 1876 ; (3) Captain Andrew Wauchope Grogan,
b. 1891 ; Meta Odette Aileen [m. 1909, Sir John Ogilvy
Wedderburn, Bt.] ; Mary Ethel Esme [m. , E.

Forman]. Res. — Torrevagh, St. Andrew's, Scotland.
Clubs — United Service, Royal and Ancient Golf
(St. Andrew's).

Son of Major-Gen. C. E. Grogan :—

Major C M. Grogan, b. . Club — Cavalry.

GROSVENOR (Scrope and Grosvenor trial, Ump.
Ric. II.). Azure, a garb or.

Grosvenor of Eaton. Quarterly, i. Grosvenor as
above ; 2. argent, two chevrons gules, on a canton of the
second, a cross crosslet fitch^e or (Moberley); 3. azure, a
stag lodged argent (Downes) ; 4. sable, a cross patonce

argent (Pulford, temp. 1300) ; 5. azure, three pheasants or
(Fesant, temp. Henry V.); 6. quarterly, argent and sable, a
cross patonce counterchanged (Eaton or Eton), 7. azure, a
bend argent, between three plates (Cotton) ; 8. azure, an
eagle displayed argent (Ridware, temp. Edw. III.); 9. or,
a chevron between three mullets pierced sable (Davies of
Ebury, Middx. ). Mantling azure and cr. Crest— On a
wreath of the colours, a talbot statant or. MottO — "Virtus
non stemma."

Son of Victor Alexander Grosvenor, Esq., commcnly
called Earl Grosvenor, d. 1853; d.v.p. 1884; m. 1874,
Lady Sibell Mary Lumley, d. of 9th Earl of Scar-
brough : —
The Most Noble Sir Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor,
G.C.V.O., D.S.O., 2nd Duke of Westminster (27 Feb. 1874),
5th Marquess ot Westminster (13 Sept. 1831), 6th Earl
Grosvenor (5 July 1784), 6th Viscount Belgrave (5 July
1784), 6th Baron Grosvenor of Eaton, co. Chester (8 April
1761), i2th Baronet (23 Feb. 1621-2), Lt.-Col. and Hon.
Col. Chesh. I.Y., temp. Comdr. R.N.V.R., and late Lieut.
R.H. Gds. , A.D.C. to Visct. Milner, Gov. of Cape Colony,
served in S. African War 1899-1900 as A.D.C. to Lord
Roberts, and Great War 1914 (despatches, D.S.O.) [Arms
— Quarterly, i. and iiii. , quarterly, the arms of the City of
Westminster, granted as an augmentation to descend with
the Marquisate of Westminster ; ii. , the arms (of Grosvenor
as above), and quarterings as above. Supporters (of Barony
of Grosvenor) — Two talbots regardant or, collared azure],
b. 1879; m. ist., 1901, Constance Edwina (who obtained
a divorce 1919), yr. d. of Col. William Cornwallis West
of Ruthin Castle, co. Denbigh; 2nd, 1920, Viola Mary
(who obtained a divorce 1926), d. of Sir William Nelson,
Bart., and formerly wife of G. R. F. Rowley, Coldstream
Gds., and has had issue — Edward George Hugh Grosvenor.
Esq., commonly called Earl Grosvenor, b. 1904, d. 1909;
Lady Ursula Mary Olivia [w. 1924, William Filnier-
Sankey, late ist L. Gds., and has issue] ; and Lady Mary
Constance. Seat — Eaton Hall, nr. Chester. Town res. —
Bourdon House, 2 Davies Street, W.

Yr. son of Hugh Lupus, ist Duke of Westminster,

K.G. , /'. 1825; d. 1899; m. ist, 1852, Lady Constance

Gertrude Leveson-Gower [d. 1880), d. of 2nd Duke

of Sutherland, K.G. ; 2nd, Hon. Catherine Caroline

Cavendish, d. of 2nd Lord Chesham :—

Lord Arthur Hugh Grosvenor, J. P. and D.L. Cheshire,

late Lieut. -Col. and Hon. Col. commanding Cheshire I.Y.,

Hon. Capt. in the Army, served in S. African War 1900-1,

b. i860; m. 1893, Helen, d. of Sir Robert Sheffield, 5th

Bart. ; and has issue — Robert Arthur Grosvenor, Esq.,

M.C., Capt. Res. of Officers, late Dragoon Gds., b. 1895

\m. 1925, Doris May, d. of Frederick William Wignall, cf

The Rookery, Tattenhall, Cheshire ; and has issue —

Hugh Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1927] ] Constance Isolde ;

and Barbara. Seat — Bro.xton, Chester.

Sons of Lord Henry George Grosvenor, b. 1861 ;
d. 1914 ; m. ist, 1887, Dora Mina (d. 1894), eld. d. of
James A. Erskine-Wemyss, Esq., of Wemyss Castle;
and 2nd, 1911, Rosamund Angharad, only child of the
late Edward Lloyd of Tyn-y-Rhyl, Flint, and widow
of Edward Seymour Greaves of Glenetive, Argyll : —
William Grosvenor, Esq., iJ. 1894. Seat —

Yr. sons of ist Duke of Westminster (see above) : —
Lord Gerald Richard Grosvenor, late Lieut. Scots Guards,
served in S. Africa, b. 1874. /fes. — Ash Grange, nr. Whit-

Lord Edward Arthur Grosvenor, Squadron Leader

R.A.F., late Lieut. Royal Horse Guards, b. 1892 ; m. 1914,

Lady Dorothy Browne, d. of the 5th Earl of Kenmare ;

and has issue — 2 daus. iVw.— 118 Eaton Square, S.W.

Sons of Lord Hugh William Grosvenor, Capt. ist Life

Guards, b. 1884; d. 1914 ; m. 1906, Lady Mabel

Florence Crichton, you.iger d. of 4th Earl of Erne: —

Gerald Hugh Grosvenor, Esq., 2nd Lieut. 9th Lancers,

b. 1907.

Robert George Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1910. Jfes. —
9 Southwick Crescent, W.

Sons of Rt. Hon. Richard de Aquila Grosvenor, ist
Baron Stalbridge, J. P. cos. Dorset and Flint, late Hon.
Col. Queen's Dorset Yeo. Cav., M.A. Camb., b. 1837;
d. 1912 ; m. ist, 1874, Hon. Beatrice Charlotte Eliza-
beth Vesey (d. 1876), d. of Thomas, 3rd Visct. de
Vesci ; and, 1879, Eleanor Frances Beatrice, d. of
Robert Hamilton Stubber of Moyne, Queen's Co. :—
Rt. Hon. Hugh Grosvenor, M.C., 2nd Baron Stalbridge
(22 March 1886), J. P. and D.L., late Lieut. 14th Hussars,
served in S. Africa (despatches twice, Queen's medal 7 clasps.




King's medal 2 clasps), and Great War 1914-18 (despatches
twice, M.C.I Arms and crest charged with crescent azure.
Supporters as Uuke of Westminster charged with crescent],
b. 1880 ; rii. 1903, Gladys Elizabeth, youngest d. of late
Brinsley de Courcy Nixon of Collingham Gardens, S.
Kensington ; and has issue — Hon. Hugh Raufe Grosvenor,
2nd Lieut. 7th Hussars, b. 1904. Seats — Warsash House,
Warsash, Hants.; Stalbridge Park, Dorset. Club —

Hon. Gilbert Grosvenor, late Capt. King Edward's
Horse formerly Lieut. Rifle Brig., b. 1881.

Descendants of Lord Thomas Grosvenor (afterwards
Egerton), son of 2nd Marquess of Westminster, bear-
ing name and arms of Egerton by R.L. , 1821 : —
Rt. Hon. Seymour William Arthur John Egerton, 7th
Earl of W^ilton [viJe Egerton).

Yngst. and only surv. son of Rt. Hon. Robert Wellesley

Grosvenor, 2nd Baron Ebury, D.L. Norlhants., Capt.

ist Life Gds. and Capt. Ches'h. Y.C., b. 1834 ; d. 1918 ;

m. 1867, Hon. Emilie Beaujolais White, yr. d. of ist

Lord .Annaly : —

Rt. Hon. Francis Egerton Grosvenor, D.S.O., \LC.,4th

Baron Ebury (10 Sept. 1587), [Arms and Crest each

chaiged with a mullet for difference. Supporters, as Duke

of Westminster, charged with a mullet], Maj. Canadian

Forces, G.S.O. (2), served Great War 1914-18 (despatches,

D.S.O. and Bar, W.C. and Bar, Croix de Guerre avec

palmel, b. 1883 ; m. 1903, Mary Adela. d. of late G.

Glasson ; and has issue — Hon. Robert Egerton Grosvenor,

i. 1914 ; Hon. Hugh Richard Grosvenor, b. 1919 ; and

Hon. Maud Elizabeth. Seat — Red Heath, Croxley Green,

Rickmansworth, Herts. Clubs — Carlton, Pratt's, Bath.

Descendants of Thomas Grosvenor of Drayton, co.

Salop, and Isabella, d. andcoh. of Sir Richard Pershall

of Chetwynd [Anns— Quarterly, i. Grosvenor as above,

differenced by a crescent ; 2, 3, 4, and 5 as above ; 6.

argent, a cross pat^e fio:y sable, on a canton gules, a

wolf's head erased of the field (Pershall) ; 7. argent, a

cross patonce flory, charged with an escutcheon sable

(Pershall, ancient) ; 8. vert, two lions passant or

(Knighton); 9. azure, fretty argent, a fesse gules
(Caverswell) ; 10. azure, a chevron between three
mullets or (Chetwynd); 11. gules, three pheons argent
(Malpas) ; 12. gule;, a scythe argent, within a bordure
of the second (Praers) ; 13. argent, a blackamoor's head
couped proper (for Blackenhall) ; 14. gules, two scythes
in saltire argent (for Prayers) ; 15. gules, two lions
combatant argent (for Wistanton)]. Crest and
Motto as above.

Son of George Fox Grosvenor, M.D. , b. 1828 ; d. i88g ;
m. 1865, Eliza Frances, eld. d. of Thomas Lea of
London : —
Randolph Lea Grosvenor, Gentleman, B.A. Camb. ,

Sen. Rep. of the family of Grosvenor, formerly ol Drayton
and Bellaport, co. Salop, and of Hungersheath, co. Stafford,
b. 1867. iV«.— 75 Oakley Street, Chelsea Embankment,

Yr. sons of George Fox Grosvenor, M.D. : —
Chetwynd George Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1869.
Robert Pershall Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1872.
Edward Moberley Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1874.
Oswald Astley Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1875.
Richard Bertram Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1880.

Sons of William Grosvenor of London, b. 1832; d.

1898; 7n. 1858, Elizabeth, d. and coh. of Daniel

Wilshaw of Talk o' th' Hill :—

Alfred Augustus Grosvenor, Gentleman, B.A. , M.D. ,

b. i86i ; m. 1891, Alice, only d. of William T. Frost of

West Ratting Park, Cambridge ; and has issue Chetwynd

John Pershall Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1897 (66 High

Street, Stevenage) ; and Dorothy Sylvia Wilshaw Elizabeth.

Res. — Ivy Lodge, Stevenage, Herts.

Norman Edward Grosvenor, Gentleman, b, 1870.
Harold Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1879.
Sons of Frederick Grosvenor, Gentleman, of Dennistoun,
Glasgow, b. 1833 ; m. 1863, Mary, eld. d. of John
Donald, Esq., J. P., of Edinburgh :—
William Clayton Grosvenor, Esq., M.A., M.D. ,
F.R.C.S.E., J. P., CO. Westmorland, b. 1866; w. 1898,
Mary Mowbray, eld. d. of James Fildes Pearscn tf Barwicke
Ledge, Disley, Cheshire ; and has issue— Richard Moberley
Claytcn Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1899, d. 1903; and
Mary Donald. Res. — Hunan Yale Hospital, Chang-Sha,
Hunan, Central China.

Donald Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1870; m. Christian
M 'Alpine, d. of Duncan Stephenson ; and has issue. Hes. —
96 Hyndland Road, Glasgow.

Yr. son of William Grosvenor, b. 1803 ; d. 1874 ;
m. 1827, Sarah, d. o John Boden : —
Thomas Caddick Grosvenor, Gentleman, b. 1838; m.
Emily Elizabeth Alice, only d. of Henry Boult of Redhill ;
and has issue — (i) Thomas Hugh Grosvenor, Gentleman,
b. 1882 ; (2) Charles Granville Grosvenor, Gentleman, b.
1888 ; and Helena Mildred. /?«.— Springvale, Linkfield
Lane, Redhill, Surrey.

GROSVENOR. Erminois, a sarb argent, surmount-
ing four javelins, one in pale, one in fesse, and two in saltire
proper, on a chief vert, a shuttle erect, furnished or,
between two wool-packs of the second. Crest — On a
wreath>cf the colours, a garb erminois, surmounting three

battle-axes, one in pale and two in saltire proper ; with
the Motto, " Virtus non stemma." Livery — Dark green
coat, orange waistcrat, white breeches.

F'ourth and onlv surv. son of George William Gros-
venor, Esq., J.'P. , D.L. CO. Worcester (High Sheriff
i%<^),b. 1846; d. 1923; m. 1875, Emily Anne, elder
daughter of Herbert Mountford Holmes of Derby : —




John Ernest Grosvenor, Esq., T.D., late Major 7th
Batt. The Worcestershire Regt., t. 1887 ; m. 1915, Margery
Gertrude, d. of Edmund Ernest Bentall, of Heybridge,
Essex; and has issue — Mary; Elizabeth Anne; and
Penelope Barbara. Seat — Rockingham Hall, Hagley,


GROVE of Feme, Wilts. (Gtd. by Hervey, Clarenceux,

20 June 1560. H. Coll.). Ermine, on a chevron engrailed

gules, a scallop gold, between two scallops argent.

Mantliog gules, doubled argent. Crest— On a w.eath

argent and gules, a talbot passant sable, a collar argent,

terretted of the same. Motto — " Ny dessux ny dessoux."

Sons cf Sir Thomas Eraser Grove, ist Bart. , D. L. ,

High Sheriff 1863, M.P. , late Capt. 6th D agoon

Guards, b. 1823; d. 1897; m. ist, 1847, Katherine

Grace, d. of Hon. W^aller O'Grady: —

Sir Walter John Grove, 2nd Bart. (18 March 1874), J. P.

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