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BREVITT of Wolverhampton (H. CoU., 6 Apl. 1915).
Azure, a cross or, on a chief of the second tvra sprigs of oak,
in orle fructed proper, between two cross crosslets fitchee
or. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, upon a mount vert, a cross crosslet fitchee or.
Motto—" Firmus in Deo."

Son of Archibald Brevitt, of Darlaston, Staffs. : —

Sir Horatio Brevitt, Knt., Bach., Solicitor of the
Supreme Court of Judicatiure in England, h. 1847 ;




m. 1872, Sarah Eliza [d. 1912), d. of the Rev. Jabez
Yardley, of Walsall ; and has issue — Arthur Nelson
Brevitt, Esq., b. 1873 [m. 1893, Evelyn Mary, d. of E.
Stringer, Esq., J. P., of Edgbaston] ; Madeline [m. 1900,
Edward Peter Jones, J. P., of Greenbank, Eaton Road,
Chester]. Res. — The Leasowes, Wolverhampton.

VIVIAN BREW-MULHALLEN, Gentleman, assumed
the name and arms of Mulhallen by Royal Licence, May
31, 1897. Armorial bearings— Quarterly, i and 4, azure,
a stag's head erased or, between six escallops argent (for
Mulhallen) ; 2. quarterly argent and or, a lion salient sable
between four cross crosslets fitchee gules (for Brew); 3.
per bend gules and azure, a lion rampant argent, holding
in the dexter fore-paw a trefoil or (for VVallace). Mantling
azure and or. Crests — i. on a wreath of the colours, an
escallop or (for Mulhallen) ; 2. on a wreath of the colours,
a lion rampant per fesse or and gules, charged on the
breast with a cross crosslet fitchee sable (for Brew).
Motto — "Always ready. " Residence — 6Sidmanton Square,
Bray, co. Wicklow.

BREWER-WILLIAMS of Dan-y-graig (H. Coll.).
Quarterly, i and 4, sable, a chevron between three spear-
heads argent, on a chief of the last a dragon's head erased
vert, in the mouth a hand couped gules (Williams) ; 2 and
3, or, two bendlets wavy gules, on a chief per pale azure
and sable, as many fleurs-de-iys of the first (Brewer).
Mantling sable and argent. Crests — i. on a wreath of
the colours, a demi-lion proper supporting an escutcheon
argent charged with a dragon's head, as in the arms
(Williams) ; 2. on a wreath of the colours, a mermaid in
front of an anchor in bend sinister, both proper (Brewer).
Son of Tom Llewelyn Brewer of Dan-y-graig, Esq.,
J. P. and D.L., b. \ d. ; in. , Mary,

eld. d. of Edmund Williams, J. P. and D. L. of
Maesruddud :• —
Edmund Williams Tom Llewellyn Brewer-Williams,
Esq., F.Z.S., M.R.I. , J. P., D.L. (Sheriff 1908) Mon-
mouthshire, M.A., Barr.-at-Law, Inner Temple, b. 1865,
assumed the additional surname and arms of Williams by
R.L. r907. Seat — Maesruddud, Blackwood, nr. Newport,
Monmouth. Club — Oxford and Cambridge.



BRIDGE (H. Coll). Argent, on a bend invected plain

ling sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours
a pair of wings addorsed argent, on a bend invected plain
cottised sable, two chaplets of roses or. Motto — " Deus
pascit corvos."

Son of Alfred John Bridge, Esq. , J. P. Sussex, b. 24 Oct.

1848; d. 1925; m. 1871, Jane Maria, d. of Charles

Jones of Calcutta : —
Eric Andrew Bridge, Esq., J. P. Sussex, Barrister-at-
Law, Lincoln's Inn, b. 1872. Res. — Naldretts, Hurstpier-
point, Sussex. Cltib — Wellington.

BRIDGE (H. Coll.). Azure, issuing from the centre
of a bar wavy of water proper in the nombril point a
bridge of three arches embattled argent, masoned sable.


cottised sable, two chaplets of roses or, the whole between
two pairs of wings conjoined and elevated gules. Mant-


the whole between as many sea-lions, each crowned
with a naval crown or. Mantling azure and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an eagle rising,
holding in the beak a sprig of laurel proper. Motto —
" Me juvat ire peraltum."

Son of the Ven. Archdeacon Bridge, h. 1807 ;

d. 1856; m. 1831, Sarah, d. of J. Dunscomb, de

jure Marquis de Hautbois : —
Major-Gen. Thomas Field Dunscomb Bridge, R.M.L.I.,
F.R.G.S., F.R.H.S., h. 1847 ; m. 1889, Harriett (-/. 1923),
d. cf the late J. Lermitte, of Knightons, Finchley.
Res. — \ Southwick Place, W.

BRIDGEMAN (H. Coll.). Quarterly, i. sable, ten
plates, four, three, two, and one, on a chief argent a lion
passant ermines (Bridgeman) ; 2. ermine, a chevron gules
(Kynaston, Vn. Salop, r623) ; 3. vert, two boars passant or
(Powys) ; 4. gules, on a chevron or, three mullets sable
(Frankton) ; 5. azure, on achief or, a ravensable (Hoorde) ;
6. gules, a lion rampant argent, within a bordure engrailed
of the second (Grey de Powis) ; 7. or, a lion rampant gules
(Bleddyn ap Krafyn) ; 8. azure, three lions rampant, two
and one or, on a chief argent, three cross crosslets fitchee
sable (Matthews of Blodwell) ; 9. argent, a chevron gules
between three leopards' faces sable (Newport) ; 10. argent,
three bars gemelles sable (Ercall) ; 11. barry of six argent
and azure (Gray of Codnor) ; 12. azure, a chevron between
three fleurs-de-lys ermine (Burgh); 13. or, a lion rampant
gules within a bordure engrailed sable (Mowddy) ; 14. per
pale sable and azure, three fleurs-de-Iys or (Inyr Dhu) ;
rs. gules, a lion rampant within a bordure indented or

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(Mowdday) ; 16. or, a lion rampant gules (Bleddyn ap
Cynfin); 17. azure, an eagle displayed or (Philip ap Ivor
of Iscord) ; 18. or, a raven sable (Corbet) ; 19. or, an
escarbLincle sable (Thorett) ; 20. argent, two bars gules,
tretty or(Cloplon); 2i. quarterly, per fesse indented or and
gules (Bromley) ; 22. or, a lion rampant gules within a
bordure engrailed azure (Charlton) ; 23. gules, a fesse
between six pears or (Clopton) ; 24. quarterly, per fesse
indented or and gules, a crescent for difference (Brtmley) ;
25. argent, on a fesse sable tietween six tleurs-de-lys gules,
three cioss crosslets or (Clayton) ; 26. gules, on a chevron
argent, three roses of the first (Browe) ; 27. per bend
sinister or and sable, a lion rampant counterchanged
(Simpson); 28. quarterly, sable and argent, in the first
quarter a lion rampant of the second (Byng). Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
denii-lion rampant argent, holding between the paws a
wreath of laurel proper. Motto — " Nee temere nee timide."
Sons of Rt. Hon. Sir tieorge Cecil Orlando Biidgeman,
4ih Earl of Bradford, M. P. 1867-85, J. P. and D.L.,
fi. 1845 • ''• 1915 ! '"• 1869, Ida Frances Annabella,
second d. of 9th Earl of Scarbrough:- —
Rt. Hon. Sir Orlando Bridgeman, 5th Earl of Bradford
(30 Nov. 1815), Baron Bradford of Bradford (13 Aug. 1794),
and a Bart. (7 June 1660), J. P. and D.L. co. W'arwick,
late Lt.-Col. 3rd Batt. Royal Scots, Priv. Sec. to Marquess
of Salisbury (Prime Minister) 1898-1900, and to Mr. Balfour
(Prime Minister) 1902-5, Lord-in-Waiting to the King
1919-24 [Supporters — Two leopards guardant gules,
pelletee], />. 1873; "'• 1904. Hon. Margaret Cecilia
Bruce, eldest d. of 2nd Baron Aberdare ; and has surv.
issue— Gerald Michael Orlando Bridgeman, commonly
called Viscount Newport, /•. 1911 ; Lady Helen Diana;
Lady Anne Pamela ; and Lady Joan Serena. Seats —
Weston Park, Shifnal; Knockin Hal!, Oswestry; Castle
Bromwich, Birmingham. Town res. — i Grosvenor Cres-
cent, S.W.I. t7«/'.f— Carlton , Turf.

Hon. Henry George Orlando Bridgeman, D.S.O., M.C.,
Lt.-Col. late R.F.A., late A.D.C. to G.O.C. in Ireland, b.
1882. Res. —

Sons of Hon. Francis Charles Bridgeman, J. P., M.P.,

Brig.-Gen. Scots Guards, b. 1846; d. 1917; ?>i. ist,

1883, Gertrude Cecilia (rf. 1911), d. of George Hanbury

of Blythewood near Maidenhead ; 2nd, 1914, Agnes

Florence, d. of Richard Briscoe, of (.'aynton Hall,

Salop : —

Reginald Francis Orlando Bridgeman, Esq., C.M.G.,

M.V.O. , late Counsellor of Embassy Diplom. Ser. , /'. 1884 ;

in. 1923, Olwen Elizabeth, d. of Maurice Jones, of Auld

Reekie, Cecil Park, Pinner, and has issue — Humphrey

Reginald Bridgeman, Esq., b. 1924 ; and Victoria Mary.

Res. — Waxwell Farm Cottage, Pinner.

Francis Paul Orlando Bridgeman, Gentleman, Lieut.
Comdr. (ret.) R.N., b. 1888 ; tn. 1922, Alice Dorothy, d. of
Herman G. Kleinwort, of Belgrave Square, S.W., and has
issue — Jeannine Patricia ; and Marigold Helen. Res. —
17 Egerton Gardens, S.W'. Club — City of L' ndtn.

Orlando Clive Bridgeman, M.C., Capt. R.A.F., M.A.
(Cantab.), (^. 1898; ;«. 1924, Nancye Newzam, d. of Arthur
B. Nicholson of Hove. Res. —
Club — Wellington.

Sons of Rev. the Hon. George Thomas Orlando

Bridgeman, M.A., Rector of Wigan, Lanes., Hon.

Canon of Liverpool, Chaplain-in-Ordinary to Queen

Victoria, b. 1823; d. 1895; m. 1850, Eniilv Mary

(d. 1853), d. of Rt. Rev. the Hon. Richard Bago't, D.D.,

Bishr.p of Bath and Wells : —

Rev. Ernest Richard Orlando Bridgeman, Rector of

Blymhill and Rural Dean of Penkridge, Preb. of Lichfield,

M.A. (Camb.), b. 1851. Res — Blymhill Rectory, co.

Stafford. Club — Carlton.

Charles George Orlando Bri:'geman, Esq., Barrister-at-
Law, M.A. (Camb.), b. 1852 ; m. 1888, Sidney, d. and co-
heiress of Gen. Sir Henry Lynedoch Gardiner, K.C.V.O. ,
C.B. ; and has issue — Roger Orlando Bridgeman, Esq.,
Capt. and Bt.-Maj. Rifle Brigade, M.A. (Camb.), b. 1889
(Club — Army and Navy); and Victoria Alexandrina Leo-
poldine. Res. — 83 Hamilton Terrace, N.W. Club — Carlton.
Son of Rev. the Hon. John Robert Orlando Bridgeman ,
M.A.. Rector of Westi.n, Staffs., b. 1831 ; d. 1897;
m. 1862, Marianne Caroline (Frognal, Torquay), only
d. of Ven. William Clive, Archdeacon of Mont-
gomery: —
Rt. Hon. William Clive Bridgeman, P.C., J. P. Salop,
M.P. for Oswestry since 1906, M.A. (Camb.), Priv. Sec. to
Chanc. of the Exchequer 1 895-1902, ist Lord of the

Admiralty since 1924, b. 1864 ; »!. 1895, Caroline Beatrix,
D.B. E., elder d. of Hon. Cecil Thomas Parker; and has
issue — (i) Robert Clive Bridgeman, I'^sq., M.C., Capt. Rifle
Bde.,/'. i8g6 (Club — Naval and Military) ; (2) Geoffrey J hn
Orlando Bridgeman, Esq., M.C., Lieut, late R.F.A., M.A.
(Cantab.), M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.,^. 1898 (C/w^— Travellers) ;
(3) Maurice Richard Bridgeman, Gentleman, b. 1904.
Seal — Leigh Manor, Minsterley, Salop Res. — Admiralty
House, Whitehall, S.W. C7//*— Carlton.

Son of Frederick Henry Orlando Bridgeman, Esq.,
b. 1826 ; d. 1878 ; m. 1854, Emma Olga (d. 1890), d. of
Henry Wernicke : —
Alfred Orlando Henry Bridgeman, Gentleman, b. 1855.
Res. — Weston, Blakeney, Glos.

Son of Rev. William Bridgeman Simpson, M.A.,

Rector of Babworth, 1^. 1813 ; d. 1895; in. 1837, Lady

Frances Laura Wentworth, d. of 5th Earl Fitz-

william : —

Sir Francis Charles Bridgeman Bridgeman, G.C.B.,

G.C.V.O., Admiral (ret. list) R.N., Comm.-in-Chief of

Home Fleet 1907-9, Second Sea Lord of the Admiralty

igog-ii, again Comm.-in-Chief of Home Fleet in 1911,

and First Sea Lord of the Admiralty 1911-12, A.D.C. to

the King 1901-3 [Supporters (Mar. 24, 1920) on either side

a leopard guardant gules pelett^e, each gorged with a naval

crown or], b. 1848; m. 1889, Emily Charlotte (d. 1922),

d. of late Thomas Shiffner of Westergate, Sussex. Seal —

Copgrove Hali, near Leeds. Clubs — Carlton, Marlborough,

R.Y.S. (Cowes).

BRIDGER (H. Coll., 10 Feb. 1917). Argent, a
chevron engrailed sable, voided throughout of the field,
between three crabs gules. Mantling sable and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, upon a rock proper,
a crab, as in the arms. Motto — " Omni liber metu."

Son of Harry Bridger, Esq., J. P., of Buckingham

House, Old Shoreham, b. 1828 ; d. 1910 ; tn. 1850,

Eliza Anne, d. of George Orme, of Broadwater,

Sussex : —

Lt.-Col. Harry ColvUl Bridger, J.P., D.L., Lord of the

Manors of Beeding, Horton and Old Shoreham, b. 1850.

Res. — Adur Lodge, Old Shoreham, Sussex. C/m^ —


BRIDGES of Tunbridge Wells (H. Coll.). Or, an
inescutcheon azure charged with three water-bougets of
the field all within a bordure ermine. Mantling azture
and or. Crest — Issuant from an antique crown or,


charged with three roses gules, barbed and seeded
proper, a Moor's head and shoulders in profile proper,
WTeathed around the temples argent and gold and
collared also gold. Motto — " Je garderay."

Son of WilUam Bridges, Gentleman, of Heatherdene
House, Highfield, and Cotu-t House, Overton




Southampton, b. 1821 ; d. 1897 ; m. 1873, Ellen,
d. of Rev. Thomas Flond, Rector of Overton : —
Herbert Charles Blackctt Bridges, Gentleman, b. 1877.
Res. — High Brow, Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells.

BRIDGES (H. Coll. 19 Ap. 1917). Azure, a man in
armour, visor raised, supporting with the dexter hand a
sword, point downwards or, on the sinister arm a shield
argent, charged with a cross gules, in chief two watCT-
bougets of the second. Mantling azure and or.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, between two maple-
leaves vert, a demi-man in armour, visor raised, holding
in the dexter hand a sword erect or and on the sinister
arm a shield argent charged with a cross gules. Livery
— Blue, with yellow facings, brass buttons. Motto —
" Pour la paix du monde."

Eldest son of William John Whiteside Bridges,
of Shef&eld, Canada, b. 1827; d. 191 1 ; m. 1862: —
James Whiteside Bridges, Esq., M.B., CM. (Edin.), late
Dir.-Gen. Canadian Medical Services, Col. Canadian
R.A.M.C., S.R., b. 1863 ; m. 1896, Mabel Gertrude, d.
of Alfred Metcalfe, of Dartmouth, and has issue —
Harold Metcalfe Bridges, Gentleman, b. 1897 ; Alfred
Whiteside Bridges, Gentleman, b. 1902 ; and Elaine.
Res. — Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Club —
Fredericton Golf.

BRIDGFORD (H. Coll., 4 July 1921). Or, on a chev-
ron gules, between three falcons' wings expanded proper
belled or, two swords points inwards, also proper, pom-
melled and hilted or. Mantling gules and or. Crest —
Issuant out of an antique crown or, a falcon, wings
expanded proper, beUed or, holding in the dexter claw
a sword as in the arms. Motto — " Fidem partit

Eldest son of Col. Sir Robert Bridgford, K.C.B., of

Upper Newton, Kinnersley, co. Hereford, b. 1839 ;

d. 1905 ; by 2nd wife, m. 1868, Caroline Fountain,

d. of Charles Clapham Wakefield : —
Robert James Bridgford, Esq., C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.,
D.L. CO. Hereford, Brig.-Gen. (ret.), Col. late Shropshire
L.I., and comd. 31st Div. as temp. Major-Gen., b. 1869 ;
m. 1898, Mary, d. of Ven. Archdeacon Frederick Hamilton,
Rector of St. Michael, Limerick, and has issue — Wini-
frede ; Elsie ; Geraldine. Res. — Stansbatch, Staunton-
on- Arrow, Hereford.

BRIDPORT, Viscount, see HOOD.

BRIDSON (H. Coll.). Azure, guttle d'eau, a bridge 01
four arches between two dolphins naiant embowed in chief,
and a sphere in base, all proper. Mantling azure and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-
mariner in profile proper, vested and capped azure, collared
argent, girdled or, grasping in the dexter hand an anchor
erect of the last, and resting the sinister hand on a wreath
of coral gules. Motto — " Tutus in undis."

Son of Harry Bridson, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.),
fi. 1848 ; d. 192- ; m. 1875, Katharine, d. of James
Pearson Fletcher : —
Thomas Ridgway Bridson, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.);
/'. 1877. Jies. — Aldwick Court, Wrington, Somerset.

Sons of Major Thomas Ridgway Bridson, J. P., of

Bridge House, Bolton, Lanes., and Rock End, Torquay,

d. 1823; d. 1904; m. ist, 1848, Mary {d. 1856), third

d. of Richard Smith of Poulton Manor House,

Cheshire ; 2nd, 1859, Charlotte Mary {d. 1886), second

d. of William Lowe : —

Augustus William Bridson, Gentleman, late Lieut. 13th

Regt., d. 1849; m. 1885, Maria Emily, d. of Henry

Montford of Douglas, Isle of Man, and has issue —

Augusta Mary Ridgway. Jies. —

-, Edward Ridgway Bridson, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.),
i. 1864 ; m. 1888, Amy Ridgway, d. of Capt. William Paul
Bridson ; and has issue — Charles Edward Ridgway Bridson,
Gentleman, i. 1890; Amy Mary Ridgway; Beatrice Mary
Ridgway; and Cecily Mary Ridgway. /?es. — Staverton
House, Oxford.

Francis Charles Bridson, Gentleman, t. 1868. Res. —
Son of Henry Bridson, Esq., Hon. Lieut. R.N.R.,
i. 1825 ; d. 1880; m. 1851, Mary Susan, d. of Lt.-Col.
W. Percy Cunningham, H.E.I.C.S. : —
Andrew Hugh Bridson, Esq., J. P., d. i860; m. 1882,
Frances Mary, d. of Peter Cossart of Madeira ; and has
issue^Mary Frances Cossart. Hes. — Ford Bron, Dart-
mouth, Devon. Club— 'Roy. Cruising.

Son of Arthur Paul Bridson, Esq., late Capt. Westm.
and Cumb. Yeomanry, b. 1859 ; d. 1922 ; m. 1889,
Katherine, d. of Matthew Benson Harrison : —
Paul Bridson, Gentleman [q.v.).
Son of Joseph Ridgway Bridson, Esq., J. P., b. 1831 ;
d. 1901 ; tn. 1857, Margaret, d. of John Woodhouse
of Bolton : —
Admiral Joseph Ridgway Bridson, (ret.) R.N., b. 1861 ;
m. 1896, Katherine Mary, d. of J. Kenny of Halifax, N.S.
Res. — White Readings, Ramshill, Petersfield, Hants.

Son cf Charles William Bridson, Gentleman, b. 1866 ;
d. 1926 ; w. 1894, : —

Eric Bridson, Gentleman, b. 1897 ; m. 1926, Valerie
Pendry. Res. —

Sons of Capt. William Paul Bridson, 4th K.O. Regt.,
b. 1838 ; d. 1900 ; m. 1862, Beatrice Anne, d. of John
Hay Farnworth of Alderley Edge, Cheshire : —
Rev. Paul Hugh Bowen Bridson, b. 1876 ; m. 1917,
Francis Edith, d. of Lionel Booth, M.D. ; and has issue —
Lionel Paul Bridson, Gentleman, b. 1923. Res. — Elford
Rectory, Tamworth.
George Arthur Hardcastle Bridson, Gentleman, b. 1880.

BRIERLY. Argent, a cross nebuly gules, in the first
and fourth quarters an oak-tree eradicated proper, a chief
arched vert. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, in front of an oak-tree proper, an
escutcheon argent, gutt6e-de-sang, charged with a cross
nebuly gules, between two roses of the last, both stalked
and leaved of the first. Motto — " Ad utrumque paratus."

Son of John Swallow Brierly, Gentleman, b. 1842 ; d.

1903 ; m. 1894, Ethel Arden, d. of William Henry

Peacock, Esq., J. P. : —
Capt. Henry John Raymond Brierly, M.C., 3rd Batt.
Coldstream Gcis., b. 1896 ; 711. 1924, Margaret Bettina, d. of
Edward Lancelot Sandeison, Esq., and has issue — Timothy
Campbell Brierly, Gentleman, b. 1926. Residence —

BRIGG of Keighley (H. Coll., 30 March 1910). Or, a
hurt between three escutcheons gules, each charged with a
bend vair, between a peewit's head erased and a mullet of

the first, all within a bordure azure, charged with eight
bezants. Mantling azure and or. Crest— On a wreath of
the colours, a brig in full sail upon waves proper, flags
gules. Motto — " God guard us."

Sons of Sir John Brigg. Kt. Bachelor, of Keighley,
Yorks. ; b. 1834; d. 1911 ; in. i860, Mary, d. of
William Anderton : —




lohn Jeremy Brigg, Esq., J. P. West Rdg. Yorks. ,
M.A., LL.M. (Cantab.), t. 1862. Seai — Guard
House, Keighley. A'«. — Kildwick Hall, via Keighley.
C/«^j— Alpine, Liberal (Bradford), Liberal (Keighley),
"92" (Keighley).

William Anderton Brigg, Esq., M.A. Cantab., J. P.
Kfighley (twin),^. 1862. i¥«.— Kildwick Hall, via Keighley.

Leolin Brigg, Esq., M.A. (Cantab.), fi. 1867. Res.—
Guard House, Keighley.

Sons of Thomas Brigg, Esq., J. P. Beds, b. 1865 ; d.
1924 ; m. 1890, Helen Amelia Haggas : —

John Haggas Brigg, Gentleman, /^. 1891. /^«.— Southam
Cote, So'.ithburn, Driffield, Yorks.

Denis Anderton Brigg, Gentleman, M.B., b. 1901 ;
tn. 1919, Doris Evelyn, d. of Sir Prince Prince-Smith,
Bart. ; and has issue — Three daus. Res.—

Son of \\'illiam Marriner Brigg, of Bod-Alaw, Llan-
dudno, b. 1836; d. 1910 ; m. 1864, Sarah Jane, d. of
Benjamin Marriner: —

Hugh Marriner Brigg, Gentleman, M.A. Caniab.,
.A.M.I.E.E., b. 1867 ; m. 1st, 1900, Eleanor Caroline
(</. 1901), d. of John Rogers, of Bath ; 2nd, 1916, Florence
Felton, and has issue — Hugh Marriner Brigg, Gentleman,
b. 19 19. Res. — Bod Alaw, Llandudno. Clubs — County,
Constitutional (Llandudno).

BRIGHT (H. Coll., 18 Oct. 1906). Erminois, three
mullets pierced in fesse between two crescents in pale gules.
Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a demi-griffin sable, charged on the shoulder with
an increscent, and holding in the dexter claw a mullet
pierced or. Motto — " Justum et tenacem."

Sons of Sir Joseph Bright, Kt. Bach., b. 1849 ; d. ;

7n. 1879, Frances Ellen, d. of Nathaniel Dickinson : —

Horace Dickinson Bright, Esq., b. 1881. Res. — Western
Terrace, The Park, Nottingham.

Alfred Stanley Bright, Esq., b. 1885.'

Frank Arnold Bright, Esq., b. 1887.

BRIGHT of Colwell (H. Coll., 1799). Azure, a fesse
wavy erminois, in chief three crescents argent Mantling
azure and or. Crest— Upon a wreath of the colours, a
crescent as in the arms, and between the horns an estoile
or. Motto — " Post tenebras lucem. "

Sons of Gen. Sir Robert Onesiphorus Bright, G.C.B.,

b. 1823; (/. 1896; »i. 1856, Catnerine [d. 1911), d. of

Sir William Miles, Bart., of Leigh Court, Somerset : —

Brig. -Gen. Reginald .\rthur Bright, C.B., C.B.E., late

R.A. , b. 1870; m. 1913, Dorothea Margaret, only d. of

Major-Gen. Sir George Barker, K.C. B. Res. — The Cottage,

Crondall, Hants.

Bt.-Col. Richard Bright, The Buffs, b. 1872 ; m. 1907,
Frances Eva, d. of Herbert Cary Batten ; and has issue —
Catherine Eva.

Sons of George Bright, Esq., J. P., a Judge in India,
b. 1826; d. 1917 ; m. ist, 1851, Eleanor Georgina
(d. 1852), dau. of Marcus M'Causland of Fruit Hill,
CO. Derry ; and, 1857, Tempe, dau. of Henry T. Raikes,
Judge of High Court, Calcutta: —
Trevor Percy Bright, Gentleman,:^. 1869 ; in. 1905, Mary
Lindsay, eldest d. of William Peddie Harper of Edin-
burgh, and has issue— three daus. Res. — Cliiton, Bristol.
Sons of Charles Edward Bright, Esq., C.M.G , i^. 1829,
d. 1915 ; ?n. 1868, Hon. .\nna Maria Georgiana, elder
dau. of Rt. Hon. John Henrv Thomas, third Viscount
Canterbury. G.C.M.G., K.C.B. :—
Alfred Ernest Bright, Esq., C.B.E. (to whom H.R.H. the
Duke of Edinburgh stood sponsor), b. 1869; m. ist, 1898,
Edith {d. 1902), d. of James TuUy of Melbourne, Victoria,
N.S.W. ; 2nd, 1909, Ruby Angharad Gertrude, d. of
Llewellyn Lloyd, of Kirhy, Essex ; and has surv. issue —
Reginald Charles Bright, Gentleman, b. 1910 ; George Alfred
David Bright, Gentleman, b. 1911 ; Cedric Ernest
Llewellyn Bright, Gentleman b. 1919 ; and Edith Rachel.
Res. — St. Leonards, South Yarra, Melbourne.

Charles Henry Manners-Sutton Bright, b. 1870 ; m. 1896,
Ada Madeline, d. of Alfred Christian Garrick of Sydney,
N.S.W.]. y?dr:r.— Paradise House, Henley.

Richard George Tyndall Bright, Esq., C.M.G. , Brevet-
Major late Rifle Brigade, b. 1872 ; »i. 1912, Murielle
Dorothea Lucas, second d. of Sir Robert Lucas-Tooth,
ist Bart. ; and has issue — Robert Charles Leonard Lucas
Bright, Gentleman, b. 1914 ; Douglas Richard Lucas Bright,
Gentleman, b. 1918. Res. — Arnewood Court, Sway, Hants.
Sons of Henry .'\rthur Bright, Esq., J. P., b. 1830; d.

1884; m. i86i, Mary Elizabeth [d. 1925), d. of Samuel
Henry Thompson, Esq., D. L. : —
Allan Hey wood Bright, Esq. [q.v.].

Ven. Hugh Bright, Archdeacon of Stafford and Canon of
Lichfield Cath., M.A. (Camb.), b. May 4, 1867. Res.—
The Close, Lichfield.

Sons of Henry Yates Bright, Gentleman, b. 1865 ; d.
1921 ; III. 1904, Elena, second d. of late Capt. Manuel
Ferreyros, Peruvian Navy : —
Henry Edward Yates Bright, Gentleman, b. 1906.
Allan George Bright, Gentleman, b. 1910. ./¥«.— Lima,

Hereford, M.P. for Oswestry Div. of Salop 1904-6. Born
May 24, 1862, being the eldest son of the late Henry Arthur
Bright, Esquire, of Ashfield, near Liverpool, Justice of the
Peace for the County Palatine of Lancaster, by his wife
Mary Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Samuel Henry Thomp-
son, Esquire, of Thingwall Hall, Liverpool, Justice of the
Peace and Deputy-Lieutenant for the County Palatine of

Lancaster. Armorial bearings [H. Coll., 1799)— Azure,
a fesse wavy erminois, in chief three crescents argent.
Upon the escutcheon is placed a helmet befitting his degree,
with a Mantling azure and or ; and for his Crest, upon a
wreath of the colours, a crescent, as in the arms, and be-
tween the horns an estoile or. MottO — "Post tenebras
lucem." Married, June 10, 1885, Edith, youngest daughter
of Alfred Turner, Esquire, Justice of the Peace; and has
Issue — Edith Honora. Residence — Barton Court, Colwall,
CO. Hereford. Clubs — Athenaeum ; Brooks.

BRIGSTOCKE (H. Coll. These arms were supposed
to have been confirmed 1687, by a deputy of Sir Henry

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