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Only son of Thomas Harvie-Shersby-Robertson, Com.
R.N., J. P., of St. Andrews, Bedford, who assumed the
name of Shersby, b. 1849 ; d. 1909 ; m. 1880, Elizabeth,
d. of Thomas Robertson of Lindsay, Ontario,
Canada : —
Robert Robertson - Shersby - Harvie (formerly Robert
Robertson-Shersby) of Brownlee, Gentleman, B.A., served
Great War as Lieut. R.N.V.R., b. 1890; m. 1914, Elaine
Bruce, d. of W. B. Fuller, of Lancaster, New Eng-
land, U.S.A., and has issue— Robert Bruce Robertson-
Shersby-Harvie, Gentleman, b. 1915. Estates — Brownlee
and Shersby, Charlton, Kent. Seat — Brownlee House, by
Carluke, Lanarkshire.


ROBINSON of London (H. Coll., 1663). Quarterly,
1 and 4 (of honourable augmentation), quarterly, crenelle
gules and or, in the first quarter, upon a tower argent, a
lion of England passant guardant or ; 2 and 3, vert, a buck
statant within an orle of trefoils slipped or. Mantling gules
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a buck
trippant or, collared and lined vert, the collar charged with
three trefoils slipped or.

Son of Rev. Sir Frederick Laud Robinson, 9th Bart.,

J.P., M.A., Rector of Cranford, b. 1843; d. 1893; m.

1870, Madeleine Caroline, d. of Frederick Sartoris of

Rushdean Hall : —
Sir Frederick Villiers Laud Robinson, 10th Bart. (22 June
1660), M.C., Major late3rd Batt. Northampton Regt., served
in S. Africa 1902, and Great War (despatches, M.C., Croix
de Guerre (France)), b. 1880; m. 1913, Eileen, d. of Harry
Higham; and has issue — Michael Frederick Robinson,
Esq., b. 1914 ; John Ronald Villiers Robinson, Esq., b.
1915. Seat — Cranford Hall, near Kettering, Northants.

ROBINSON (H. Coll. , 1823). Per fesse embattled azure
and gules, two chevronels between three bucks trippant
argent, attired and unguled of the third. Mantling azure
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a buck
trippant in front of park pales proper. Motto — "Spes
mea in futuro est."

Sons of Major-Gen. John Innes Robinson, I.S.C. ,
b. 1833; d. 1892; m. 1861, Bertha, widow of Col.
E. S. Swyny and d. of Rev. G. A. Biedermann : —

Sir Douglas Innes Robinson, 6th Bart, (n Nov. 1823), b.
1863 ; m. 1903, Violet, d. of late Charles Herbert Ames,
H.E.I.C.S. Res. — The Cottage, Thriplow, Cambridge.

Francis Buller Robinson, Esq., b. 1874; m - J 909, Mar-
garet Stiles, d. of late W. E. Rich of St. George's Square,
S.W. Res.—

ROBINSON. Vert, on a chevron between three bucks
trippant or, as many cinquefoils of the field, a canton
argent : quartering Bethell, Bell, Grantham, Bayles, and

Sons of Arthur Muschamp Robinson, Esq., J. P.,
F. R.G.S. , of Lome House, Oxton, b. 1837 ; d. 1914 ;
m. 1865, his cousin Frances Jane (d. 1925), second d.
and coh. of the late Charles Hancock of Upper Clapton,
in the county of Middlesex : —
Charles Bethell Allgood Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1875.
Res. — " Buckton," Silverdale Road, Oxton, Birkenhead.

Humphrey John Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1880. Postal
address — S. African Police H.Q. , Johannesburg.

William Mowld Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1881. Res. —
Rookcliffe, Milford-on-Sea, Hants.

Hugh Muschamp Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1883. Res. —
5 Sheffield Terrace, Kensington, W.8.

ROBINSON of Toronto (H. Coll.). Or, on a chevron
between three stags trippant vert, as many cinquefoils of
the field. Mantling vert and or. Crest— On a wreath of
the colours, a stag trippant vert, bezantee. Motto — " Pro-
pere et provide."

Sons of John Beverley Robinson, Esq., Lieut.-Gov. of

Ontario 1880-1887, b. 1820 ; d. 1896 ; m. 1847, Mary

Jane, d. of the Hon. Christopher Alexander Hager-

man, Puisne' Judge of the Queen's Bench, Upper

Canada: —

Sir John Beverley Robinson, 4th Bart. (21 Sept. 1854),

b. 1848 ; m. 1st, 1873, Margaret (d. 1875), d. of James

MacDonell of Toronto ; 2nd, 1892, Eleanor Biggar, d. of

Charles W. Cooke, M.D., of Toronto ; and has issue —

John Beverley Beverley Robinson, Esq., b. 1895 ; Margaret

Mary [m. 1896, Dalton McCarthy, Barrister-at-Law, and

has issue"!. Res. — Glenwood, Edgewater, New Jersey,


Strachan Napier Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1849. Res. —

Sons of Christopher Conway Robinson, Esq., K.C.,
b. 1853; d. 1907; m. 1880, Jane, d. of Norman
Torquil M'Leod of Toronto: —
John Beverley Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1885. Res. —
Norman Macleod Beverley Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1887.
Res. —

Sons of Christopher Robinson, Esq., K.C., of Toronto,
b. 1828; d. 1905; m. 1879, Elizabeth Street, d. of
Josiah Burr Plumb, Speaker of the Senate, Canada : —
Christopher Charles Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1883 ;
m. 1907, Isabel Hodgins, d. of Charles B. W. Biggar,
Esq., K.C. ; and has issue — Christopher Robinson, Gentle-
man, b 1909 ; Peter Beverley Robinson, Gentleman, b.
1915 ; Hugh Lukin Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1916; Helen
Hilary; and Laura Beverley. Res. —

John Beverley Robinson, Gentleman, 2nd Lieut. R.A.F.,
6. 1884; m. 1920, Marion, d. of W. de Lisle Schreiber of
Toronto. Res. —

Duncan Strachan Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1886; m.
1916, Emily, d. of J. G. Watson of Brandon, Manitoba.

Only son of Major-Gen. Sir Charles Walker Robinson,

K.C.B., b. 1836; d. 1924; m. 1884, Margaret Frances,

d. of General Sir Archibald Alison, G.C.B., 2nd Bart. : —

Charles Archibald Beverley Robinson, Esq., b. 1898.

Post, add.—

ROBINSON (H.ColL). Vert, a stag trippant or, on a
chief argent two demi-lions rampant gules, each holding
between the paws an ogress. Mantling vert and or.
Crest— On a wreath of the colours, in front of an ancient

wooden battleship proper, an escutcheon gules charged
with a cinquefoil or. Supporters— Dexter, a waterman




-wearing the coat and badge known as a " Doggett's "
■coat and badge, and holding in the exterior hand an oar ;
sinister, an Australian aborigine, with shield and spear all

Eld. son of Robert William Robinson of Nelson Dock,
Rotherhithe, London, Shipbuilder, b. 1829 ; d. 1895 ;
m. 1852, Frances S., d. of Thomas Bilbe, also of
Nelson Dock, Rotherhithe, Shipbuilder : —
Lt.-Col. Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson, G.B.E. (1920),
K.C.M.G. (1913), Knt. Bach. (1910), Officer Legion of
Honour, Comdr. Orders of the Crown of Italy and of
Crown of Belgium, Agent-Gen. in London for Queensland
1910-20, Dir. of Meat Supplies for Allied Armies 1914-18,
J. P. Queensland, commanded 1st Queensland Regt. of
Infantry, b. 1853; m. 1st, 1876, Elizabeth Phoebe Jane
Sarah (d. 1901), d. of William Jobling of Brockley,
Kent; and by her has issue — Janet [m. 1911, Harold
Parker]; 2nd, 1903, Rosa Hannah, d. of Walter Cowell
of Broadstairs ; and has further issue — Allan Bilbe Robin-
son, Esq., b. 1910 ; Phyllis Rosa; and Olive Marion [m.
1927, James Newton Rodney Moore, Lieut 3rd Batt. Gren.
Gds.]. Res. — Callis Court, Broadstairs, Kent; 7 Cam-
bridge Gate, Regent's Park, N.W. Clubs — Oriental, Re-
form, Queensland (Brisbane).

M.A. (Cantab.). Born July 30, 1865, being the elder son of
the late Edward Robinson of York, by his wife Harriet, dau.
of Jonathan Williams of Darlington, Member of the Middle-
sex C.C. 1913-22. Armorial bearings — Or, gutt^e-de-
sang, on a bend gules between two roses of the last,
barbed and seeded proper, three hearts argent. Mant-
ling gules and or. Crest— On a wreath of the colours,
two arms embowed, the hands holding a stag's head erased
all proper, between the attires a heart argent. Motto — " In
omnibus temperantia." Married, April 19, 1894, Amy
Eliza, only surviving dau. of the late James Hargreaves of
Gooden House, Heywood, co. Lanes. ; and has Issue — (1)
Alan James Robinson, Gentleman, b. April 10, 1895; (2)
Montague Arnet Robinson, Gentleman, b. April 24, 1898;
(3) Hugh Hargreaves Robinson, Gentleman, b. April 5,
1899. Residence — Gooden Gate, Stanmore, Middlesex.

Major, late 14th Prince of Wales' Own West York-
shire Regt. and Army Pay Department. Born Jan. 27,
1849, being the second son of William Robinson Robinson,
Esq., J. P. and D.L. (who with his issue was authorised by
Royal Licence, dated Sept. 22, 1838, to take the surname
af Robinson only, and to bear the arms of Robinson), by
his wife Sarah Dorothy, only surviving dau. of William
Grey of Norton, co. Durham. Armorial bearings— Vert,
guttee-d'eau, on a chevron between three bucks trippant or,
as many cinquefoils gules (for Robinson). Mantling vert
and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a buck or,
supporting with his dexter fore-leg an escutcheon quarterly
gules and or, in the first quarter a cross flory argent.
Motto — "Post nubila Phoebus." Married, July 24, 1884,
Jessie(rf. 191 8), youngest dau. of the late Charles Drummond
Bailey, Esq., J. P., of Charlton Musgrove, co. Somerset,
Residence— Western House, Emsworth, Hants.

Magdalen Coll., Oxford. Born August 14, 1846, being the
eldest son of the late William Robinson Robinson, Esq.,
J. P. and D.L. (by Royal Licence, dated Sept. 22, 1838, he
and his issue were authorised to take the surname of Robin-
son only, and also to bear the arms of Robinson), by his
wife Sarah Dorothy, only surviving dau. of William Grey
of Norton, co. Durham. Armorial bearings — Vert,
gutt6e-d'eau, on a chevron between three bucks trippant or,
as many cinquefoils gules (for Robinson). Mantling vert
and or. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a buck or,
supporting with his dexter fore-leg an escutcheon quarterly
gules and or, in the first quarter a cross flory argent.
Motto — "Post nubila Phoebus." Seat — Silksworth, near
Sunderland. Residence — Parklands, Stonehouse, Glouces-

ROBINSON (H. Coll., 1856). Vert, on a chevron
ermine between two stags trippant argent, two swords in
saltire proper between as many cinquefoils of the field.
Mantling vert and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, upon a mount vert, amid fern proper, a stag
trippant or, guttle vert.

Sons of late Surg.-Maj. Frederick Robinson, M.D. ,

Scots Fusilier Guards, d. 1901 ; m. 1853, Alice, only
surv. d. of Robert Yarde Foley of Kinsale, co. Cork : —

George Somerville Robinson, Esq., Surg. Lt.-Col. late
Scots Guards, served in S. Africa, b. 2 June 1857 ; m. 27 Nov.
1890, his cousin Adelaide Maude, widow of Robert Seymour,
and only d. of Edward Green Foley of Dublin ; and has
had issue — George Cuthbert Robinson, Gentleman, b. 21
Nov. 1892 ; d. . Res. —

Frederick Foley Robinson, Gentleman, M. I.E.E. ,
A.M.I.C.E., b. 1864. Res.— Engineers' Dept. L.C.C. ,
Spring Gardens, S.W.

Rev. Cecil Lowes Robinson, M.A. (Trin. Coll., Dub.),
Vicar of St. George's, Leicester, b. 17 Dec. 1869. Res. — St.
George's Vicarage, Leicester.

ROBINSON (H. Coll.). Argent, a chevron ermines,
between two branches of oak fructed and slipped in chief
and an esquire's helmet in base all proper. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,

issuant from the battlements of a tower, a dexter cubit
arm erect between two branches of oak fructed and holding
in the hand a like branch of oak all proper. Motto—
" Acquirit qui tueter."

Son of Samuel Robinson, b. 1834 ; d. 1913 ; m. ,

Elizabeth (b. 1831, d. 1909), d. of Richard Pycraft

Howard : —

Frederick Arthur Robinson, Gentleman, Assoc. Inst. C.E. ,

M.I.Mech.E. , b. i860; m. 1887, Kate Frances, eldest d. of

Rev. Henry William Butcher; and has issue- Frederick

Percival Robinson, Gentleman, B.A. of Pembroke Coll.,

Cambridge, b. 1887 ; and Marion Frances Kate. Res. —

The Tilt House, Cobham, Surrey. Club — Constitutional.

ROBINSON (U.O., 1891). Vert, a chevron engrailed
or, between three stags at gaze of the last, each charged
with a fleur-de-lys azure. Mantling vert and or. Crest —
Out of a crown vallary or, a mount vert, thereon a stag as
in the arms. Motto — " Legi regi fidus."

Sons of Rt. Hon. Sir Henry Augustus Robinson, P.C.,
K.C.B., 1st Bart., b. 1857; d. 1927; m. 1883, Harriet,
d. of Sir Robert Lynch- Blosse, 10th Bart. : —

Sir Christopher Henry Robinson, 2nd Bart. (30 Jan. 1920),
b. 1884 ; m. 1912, Dorothy, d. of Henry Warren of Carrick-
mines, co. Dublin, and has issue — Niall Bryan Robinson,
Esq., b. 1918. Res.— 64 Burton Court, S.W.3. Clubs—
Windham, Kildare Street (Dublin).

Bryan Arthur Robinson, Esq., b. 1889; m. 1919, Pamela,
d. of Ambrose Pickard of Leeds. Res. — Vincennes, France.

Adrian Robinson, Esq., Chief Inspector Home Office,
Northern Ireland, b. 1892 ; m. 1919, Agnes Patricia, d. of
Hugh Dorrien of Donegal, and has issue — Henry Adrian
Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1920. Res. — Magheraleave,
Lisburn, co. Antrim.

Only s. of Rt. Hon. Sir Henry Hercules George Robert




Robinson, ist Baron Rosmead, a Bart. , P. C. , G. C. M. G. ,
Gov. of Cape Colony and High Commr. of S. Africa,
b. 1824 ; d. 1897 ; tn. 1846, Hon. Nea Arthur Ada Rose
d'Amour Annesley, d. of 10th Visct. Valentia : —
Rt. Hon. Sir Hercules Arthur Temple Robinson, 2nd
Baron Rosmead of Rosmead, co. Westmeath, and Tafel-
burg, S. Africa (11 Aug. 1896) 2nd Bart. (U.K., 6 Feb. 1891),
late Major and Hon. Lt.-Col. 5th Batt. Roy. Fus., served
in S. African War [Supporters — Dexter, an ostrich ;
sinister, a kangaroo, both regardant proper], b. 1866 ; tn.
1891, Hon. Edith Louisa Handcock, d. of 4th Lord Castle-
maine ; and has had issue — Hon. Hercules Edward Joseph
Robinson, 2nd Lieut. 8th Batt. The Buffs, b. 1895 ; d. 1915,
of wounds received in action ; Hon. Edith Norah Florence
[tn. i9i7,Capt. John Lachlan Cope, R. N. A. S.,and has issue] ;
and Hon. Nea Kathleen Elizabeth Clare. Res. — 16 West
Bolton Gardens, W.5. Clubs — Carlton, Army and Navy.
Son of Sir William Cleaver Francis Robinson,
G.C.M.G., Gov. of Western Australia, &c, b. 1834;
d. 1897 ; tn. 1862, Olivia Edith Dean, d. of Most Rev.
Thomas Stevart Townsend, Bishop of Meath : —
Major Frederick William Templetown Robinson, D.S.O.
(1900), late ist Roy. Garrison Regt. , b. 1863; tn. 1888,
Gertrude Maria, d. of Sir Alfred Hughes, 9th Bart. ; and
has issue — (1) Douglas Frederick Hughes Robinson, Esq.,
h, 1891 ; (2) Llewellyn Maitland Hughes Robinson, Gentle-
man, b. 1893 ; and Ruth Evangeline Hughes [tn. 1918,
James Menzies]. Club— Overseas.

ROBINSON (H. Coll., 1795). Azure, a flying-fish in
bend proper, on a chief or, a stag lodged between two
cinquefoils gules. Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, an arm embowed, vested azure,
cuffed argent, holding in the hand a flying-fish proper.
Motto — " Non te descram."

Son of Thomas Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1809 ;
d. 1893; m. 1835, Jane, d. of Francis Stephenson: —
James Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1847 ; tn. 1885, Ellen,
d. of Francis Theakstone, of Rathgate, Darlington, and
has issue— (1) Alfred Francis Robinson, Esq., Capt Res. of
Officers, late 3rd Batt. The Green Howards, served Great
War 1914-18, b. 1887 (Res. — 70 Warwick Square, S.W.
Clubs — Jun. Naval and Military, Dar-as-Salaam (Tanga,
E. Africa)); (2) Thomas Nevill Robinson, late Lieut.
R.F.A., and R.F.C. , served Great War 1915-17, b. 1893
(Res. — Buenos Aires. Club — Jockey (Buenos Aires)) ; Kate
[m. Henry White, and has issue] ; and Bertha [m. Thomas
Rowell, and has issue]. Res. — 3 Cliffe Terrace, Darlington.
Son of Arthur Henry Robinson, Esq., M.D., Surgeon-
Colonel, Member of the Hon. Society of the Middle
Temple, b. 1854; d. 192a; tn. 1881, Isabel Kate, d.
of Joseph Fawcett : —
Arthur Lowry Robinson, Esq., L.M.S.S. A. (Lond.), temp.
Capt. R.A.M.C., b. 1883. Res. — 45B Golders Green Road,

ROBINSON (H. Coll.). Sable, on a chevron or, between
three stags at gaze of the last, each gorged with a collar
vair, two stags' attires chevronwise of the field. Mantling
sable and or. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, in front
of a mount vert, thereon a stag as in the arms, three
escallops reversed or. Motto — " Qualis ab incepto."

Surv. sons of Nathaniel Robinson, b. 1824 ; d. 1899 ;

tn. 1848, Martha Jane, d. of Thomas Archer, Esq.,

J. P., of Barton Place, Suffolk:—

Wilford Vidal Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1857 ; tn. ist,

1896, Harriet, d. of Capt. J. Saltren-Willet, R.H.A., of

Petticombe, N. Devon; 2nd, 1906, Constance, d. of Ronald

Kennedy of Liverpool ; and has issue — One dau. Res. —

4 Old Quebec Street, W. 1.

Eustace Harold Robinson, Gentleman, b. i860; tn. 1895,

Ellen, d. of Wm. Blewett of the Dove House, Pinner,

Middlesex ; and has issue — One son and two daus. Res. —

Son of George Strickland Robinson, b. 1832; d. 1905;

tn. 1857, Harriet, d. of W. Good of Somerset House : —

Robinson, Gentleman, b. . Res.—

Sons of Rev. Thomas Robinson, Clerk in Holy Orders,

late Vicar of Ewshott, co. Southampton, B.A. (Camb.),

b. 1837; d. 1925; tn. ist, 1862, Eliza (d. 1868), d. of

Thomas Catlin of Chillesford, Suffolk ; 2nd, 1869, Agnes

(d. 1899), d. of George Abraham Crawley of Highgate

and 20 Whitehall Place : —

George Villiers Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1872; tn. ,

Enid Ellen, d. of John Rodney Hatherly ; and has issue —

Pamela Rosalind ; and Rachel Barbara. Res. —

Clement Crawley Robinson, Gentleman, b. 1874 ; tn. 1903,

Constance, third d. of Henry Brooks of Hersham Lodge,
Sussex ; and has issue — Sidney Strickland Robinson, Gen-
tleman, b. 1904 ; Olive Constance ; Daphne ; and Veronica.
Res. — Woodlands, Ewshott, Farnham, Surrey.

ROBINSON of Hawthornden, Wynberg, Cape Colony
(H. Coll., 1908). Vert, three bezants chevronwise between
two chevronels, the whole between three demi-stags couped
or. Mantling vert and or. Crest— On a wreath of the
colours, a demi-stag or, charged with two chevronels vert,
supporting with the dexter leg a flagstaff in bend sinister
proper, therefrom a banner vert, charged with a bezant.
Motto— " Eureka."

Sons of Sir Joseph Benjamin Robinson, ist Bart., J. P.

and Mayor of Kimberley, b. 1845 ; d. 1929 ; tn. 1877,

Elizabeth Rebecca, d. of James Ferguson of Kimberley,

S. Africa : —
Sir Joseph Benjamin Robinson, 2nd Bart. (1908), £. 1887.
Seat — Hawthornden, Wynberg, Cape Colony.
Wilfred Henry Robinson, Esq., b. 1889.

ROBINSON of Worksop Manor (H. Coll.). Per pale
vert and or, three boars' heads couped chevronwise, between
as many bucks trippant, all counterchanged. Mantling
vert and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-
buck proper, gorged with a mural crown, and resting the
sinister foot on a boar's head fessewise couped or.

Son of Thomas Robinson of The Manor House,

Arnold, Notts., b. 1801 ; d. 1878 ; tn. 1830, Alice, d. of

Jarvis Parr, of Arnold :— - — i

Sir John Robinson, Kt. Bach. (1905), J. P. Notts., High

Sheriff 1901, Alderman, C.C. , b. 1839; tn. ist, 1867, Annie

(d. 1909), d. of Dr. John Sandford Tatham Davison ; 2nd,

191 1, Eveline Maude, d. of late D. F. Alderson of Park

House, Worksop. Seat — Worksop Manor, Worksop,

Notts. Clubs — Carlton, Worksop.





Born 1858, eld. son of Thomas Robson-Scott of Newton, by
his wife Mary, d. of Rev. J. Wight. Armorial bearings
(L.O. , 1859)— Or, on a bend azure, a mullet between
two crescents of the first, within a bordure of the third ;
on a chief gules, a stag trippant also of the first, between
two boars' heads couped argent. Mantling gules, doubled
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a stag trippant
proper. Motto — " Patriam amo. " Married, 1887, Mar-
garet Suter, second dau. of the late William Lang of Sel-
kirk, N.B., and Wargram, N.S. Wales ; and has had with
other Issue — Thomas Selby Robson-Scott, Gentleman,
Lieut. 2nd Batt. The Roy. Scots, b. 1894 ; missing and
presumed killed in action 1914. Seat— Newton, Jedburgh,

ROBSON (H. Coll., 23 Jan. 1884). Sable, on a pile nebuly
or, between two pairs of compasses extended in base of the
last, three boars' heads couped of the first. Mantling

sable and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, issuant
from the embattlements of a tower encircled by a wreath
of ivy proper, a boar's head sable, the neck charged with
a pair of compasses as in the arms. Motto — "Cura et

Only surv. son of Edward Robert Robson, Gentleman,

F.R.I.B.A.,F.S.A., F.S.I. , b. 2 March, 1835; d. 1917 ;

m. 1861, Mary Ann (d. 1900), eld. d. of Henry Longden

of Western Bank, Sheffield :—
Philip Appleby Robson, Gentleman, F.R.I.B.A.,
F.M.S.A. [Motto — " Amore corpora cadunt corda ligata
manent"], b. 20 Feb. 1871 ; m. 25 June, 1901, Gladys
Dorothy (d. 1927), yngst. d. of Henry James Hanson of Mar-
low, co. Bucks. ; and has issue— Maurice Edward Appleby
Robson, Gentleman, b. 29 March 1902 ; and Denise
Jocelyn Alethea. Res.— Perceval House, Blackheath Hill,

Son of Henry Robson, Esq., J.P., b. 1840; d. 1884;

m. 1872, Mary, eld. dau. of John Burdon, of Gilesgate,

Durham : —
Oswald Henry Robson, Gentleman, b. 1875 ; m. 1914,
Ann Beatrice, d. of Josiah Brown ; and has issue — Kenneth
Henry Robson, Gentleman, *. 1917 ; Donald Alistair Rob-
son, Gentleman, b. 1923 ; Ida Mary ; Grace Marion ; and
Joyce Burdon. Res.— Melkridge, Glebelands Road, Prest-
wich, Manchester.

ROBSONf(H. Coll., 1910). Azure, a chevron ermine,
between in chief two boars' heads erased, and in base
on a mount a cross patonce or. Mantling azure and or.

Crest — On a wreath of the colours, issuant from a crescent
a boar's head and neck azure. Motto — " Fac et spera."
Only son of Baron Robson, of Jesmond, P.C.,
G.C.M.G., b. 1852 ; d. 1918 ; m. 1887, Catherine
Emily (Res. — 26 Eaton Square, S.W.), d. of the
late Charles Burge : —
Hon. Harold Burge Robson, Lt.-Col. comdg. 7th Batt.
Northumberland Fus. 1927, served European War 1914-
18 (Mons Star, desp., Croix de Guerre), Barrister-at-
Law, Inner Temple, J. P. Northumberland, 1926, Secre-
tary of Commissions Lord Chancellor's Office, 1919, 6.
1888 ; m. 1st, 1912, Ysolt (whom he divorced 1920), d. of
Col. H. Le Roy-Lewis, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., of West-
bury House, Petersfield ; 2nd, 1922, Iris, d. of the late
Reginald A. Smith ; and has issue (by 1st marriage) —
William Michael Robson, Esq., b. 1912 ; (by 2nd mar-
riage) — Nigel John Robson, Esq., b. 1926 ; and Anne.
Res. — Lesbury House, Lesbury, Northumberland.
Clubs — Bath, Brooks's.

ROBSON (L.O. ). Vert, on a fess ermine, between two
boars' heads erased or, armed and langued gules in chief,
and in base a garb of the third, a lotus flowered azure.
Mantling vert, doubled or. Crest — On a wreath of his
1 veries, a boar's head as in the arms. Motto— " Virtute
et doctrina."

Son of : —

Samuel Robson, Esq., M.A. (Edin.), sometime Principal
oftheGovt. Coll., Lahore, India, and now Principal of H.H.
The Maharaja of Kashmir's Coll. at Jammu, b.
Post. add. — The College, Jaminu, Kashmir, India.

ROCHDALE, Baron, see KEMP.

ROCHE (U.O. , arms certified and supporters granted
1856). Gules, three roach naiant in pale argent, a canton
of the last. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, on a rock proper, an osprey or
sea-eagle with wings displayed argent, collared gemelle
azure, membered or, holding in its dexter claw a roach.
Motto — " Mon Dieu est ma roche. "

Sons of Rt. Hon. James Boothby Burke Roche, 3rd

Baron Fermoy, M.A. (Camb.), b. 1851 ; d. 1920;

m. 1880, Frances (div. 1891), d. of F. Work of New

York :—
Rt. Hon. Edmund Maurice Roche, 4th Baron Fermoy
(U.K. 10 Sept., 1856), M.P. King's Lynn since 1924
[Supporters — Dexter, a lion erminois, gorged with a collar
sable, therefrom pendent an escutcheon gules, charged with
three roach naiant in pale argent ; sinister, a greyhound,
pean, gorged with a collar or, therefrom pendent an
escutcheon per pale of the second and gules, three lions
passant guardant in pale, counterchanged], b. (twin) 1885.
Res. — The Shooting Lodge, Heacham, Norfolk. Clubs —
Bachelors', Brooks's.

Hon. Francis George Roche, b. (twin) 1885. Res. —

Sons of Hon. Alexis Charles Burke Roche, late Gen-

tleman-in- Waiting at the Viceregal Court, b. 1853 ; d.

1914; m. 1889, Hon. Lucy Maude (d. 1909), d. of

1st Viscount Goschen ; —
George Denis Burke Roche, Esq., M.C., Capt. in the
Army, British Vice-Consul Comodoro Rivada via since 1925,
b. 1893 ; m. 1921, Aletta, d. of M. Venter; and has issue
— Alexis Maritinus Roche, Gentleman, b. 1922 ; Reginald
Rupert Burke Roche, Gentleman, b. 1923. Res. — British
Vice-Consulate, Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubert, Argentine.

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