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Lindsay. Armorial bearings— Argent, on a bend sable,
between two Cornish choughs proper, three escallops of
the field ; impaling the arms of Corbet, namely or, a raven
sable. Mantling sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, a mullet pierced argent. Married, Sept. 30,
1884, Alice, eldest dau. of Sir Vincent Corbet of Moreton
Corbet, Salop, Bart. ; and has Issue— (1) Owsley Vincent
Fydell Rowley, Gentleman, late Lieut. Leicestershire Yeo.,
B.A. (Oxon.), b. Sept. 10, 1885 [m. 1917, Lady Marjorie
Cochrane, d. of 12th Earl of Dundonald, and has issue —
John Charles Cochrane Rowley. Gentleman, b. 1918 ; George
Corbet Cochrane Rowley, Gentleman, b. 1922 (Res. —
Morcott Hall, Uppingham. Clubs— Bachelors', Carlton)];
(2) George Richard Francis Rowley, Gentleman, Lieut.
Coldstream Gds., b. Feb. 1, 1889 [m. and has issue
—Michael Richard Bernard Rowley, Gentleman, b. 1915
(Clubs— Bachelors', Boodles')]. Seats— Priory Hill, St.



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Neots ; Morcott Hall, Rutland. Clubs — Carlton, Junior
Carlton.

ROWLEY-CONWY of Bodrhyddan (R.L., 12 Dec.
1895). Quarterly, r and 4, sable, on a bend argent, cottised
ermine, a rose gules, barbed and seeded proper, between
two annulets of the first (Conwy) ; 2 and 3, or, on a bend
cottised gules, three crescents argent (Rowley). Crest —
(Rowley) a wolf's head couped sable, collared argent.
Motto — " Fide et amore."

Son of Capt. Conwy Grenville Hercules Rowley-Conwy

of Bodrhyddan, co. Flint, J. P., D.L., High Sheriff 1876,

of 2nd Life Guards, b. 1841 ; d. 1900 ; m. 1869, Marion,

d. of late Col. Frederick P. Harford: —

Rafe Grenville Rowley-Conwy, Esq., C.M.G., Capt. (ret.)

R.N., J. P., D.L. Flints., served Great War, has D.S.M.

(America), b. 1875. Seat — Bodrhyddan, Rhuddlan, nr.

Rhyl.

Son of Geoffrey Seymour Rowley-Conwy, Esq. , Major
Loyal North Lanes. Regt., b. 1877 ; killed in action
1917 ; m. 191 1, Bertha Gabrielle, eld. d. of late Alexander
Cochrane, R.N., of Ashkirk, N.B. : —
Geoffrey Alexander Rowlev-Conwy, Gentleman, b. 1912.
Res.—

ROXBURGHE, Duke of, see INNES-KER.

ROXBURGH (H. Coll., 15 Sept. 1923). Argent, on
a bend azure, three sprigs each of three cherries or, a
chief sable, thereon a cross of the field, charged with
four torteaux. Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, issuant from flames a demi-eagle
displayed proper, holding in the beak a sprig of cherries
as in the arms. Motto — " Audax et promptus."

Sons of Archibald Roxburgh, Gentleman, of West
Kirby, Cheshire, b. 1841 ; d. 1906 ; m. 1884,
Janet Briggs, d. of John Fergusson Cathcart, of
19 Belgrave Crescent, Edinburgh : —

Archibald Cathcart Roxburgh, Gentleman, M.D.
(Cantab.), M.R.C.P. (Lond.), M.R.C.S. (Eng.), b. 1886;
m. 1916, Grace Mary, eld. d. of the late Lieut.-Col.
Joseph Alexander Lambert, Queen's Bays, of Brookhill,
Claremorris, co. Mayo ; and has issue — Ian Archibald
Roxburgh, Gentleman, b. 1917 ; Ronald Cathcart Rox-
burgh, Gentleman, b. 1920 ; and Jean Rosemary Lam-
bert. Res. — 5 Redington Road, Hampstead, N.W.3.
Club — Oxford and Cambridge.

John Fergusson Roxburgh, Gentleman, M.A. (Cantab.),
L. es L. (Paris), b. 1888. Res. — Stowe School, Bucking-
ham. Clubs — Athenamm, Reform.

FRANCIS ROXBURGH, Esquire, B.A. and Master of
Laws of the Univ. of Camb. , Barrister-at-Law, Assistant
Judge of the Lord Mayor's Court, 1887-1900. Born 1850,
being the only surviving son of the late Sir Francis Rox-
burgh, Knight Bachelor, one of His Majesty's Counsel
Learned in the Law, Judge of County Courts, by his wife
Mary, dau. of the late Rev. Henry Walker. Armorial
hearings — Argent, on a pile azure, a horse's head couped
of the first, in base two saltires couped of the second.
Upon the escutcheon is placed a helmet befitting his degree.
Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest — Upon a wreath
\of his liveries, a horse's head as in the arms. Motto —
above the Crest) "Tarn audax quam fidelis." Married,
1887, Annie Gertrude, dau. of the late Rev. Edward
Thomas Mortlock ; and has Issue — Ronald Francis Rox-
burgh, Esq., M.A. (Camb.), Barrister-at-Law, b. Nov. 19,
1889. Postal address — 43 Leinster Gardens, Hyde Park,

ROXBURGH (H. Coll.). Or, on a chevron azure,
between in chief two leaves of a genus of Indian plants
known by the name of Roxburghia, and in base on a
mount vert a palm-tree, all proper, a sun in splendour or.
Mantling azure and or. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, upon a mount vert, in front of a sun rising from
behind clouds, a palm-tree proper. Motto — ' ' Coeli favore."
Son* of William Roxburgh, M.D. Edinburgh,
F.R.C.P., London, b. 1812; d. 1897; m. 1857, Anne
Elizabeth, d. of Alexander Boswell, W.S., Edin-
burgh : —
William Henry Roxburgh, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.);
Solicitor, b. 1859 ; m. 1889, Sibella, d. of James Roxburgh,
Gentleman, and has issue— William Roxburgh, Gentleman,
b. 1898 [m. 1923, Jeannette, d. of Levast, and has

issue — William Levast Roxburgh, Gentleman, b. 1927] ;
and 2 daus. Add.— 23 John Street, Bedford Row, W.C.



Alexander Bruce Roxburgh, Gentleman, M.A., M.B. ,
B.Ch. (Oxon.), F.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.R.C.P., b. i860; m.
1916, Edith Annie, yngst. d. of George Fletcher, Esq.,
M.D., J. P. Res.— Oaksleigh, Locks Heath, nr. South-
ampton.

ROYDEN (H. Coll.). Vert, three stags' heads erased is
pale between two-hunting horns in fesse or. Mantling vert




and or. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a stag's
head erased or, collared gemel vert, and pendent from the
mouth a shield of the arms. Motto — " Au roy donne
devoir." Livery — Dark green, gold facings.

Sons of Sir Thomas Bland Royden, Bart., J. P. and
D.L. , b. 20 Feb. 1831 ; d. 1917; m. 4 July 1865, Alice
Elizabeth, d. of Thomas Dowdall : —

Sir Thomas Royden, 2nd Bart. (29 July 1905), C.H., J. P.
Liverpool, J. P., D.L., and (1917) High Sheriff Cheshire,
M. P. Bootle 1918-22, Comdr. Legion of Honour, has Order
ofSS. Maurice and Lazarus (Italy), b. 22 May 1871 ; m.
1922, Qwenelda Mary, d. of Henry Clegg, of Plas Llanfair,
and widow of Charles Williamson, of Rake Hall, Chester.
Seats — Frankby Hall, Cheshire; Tilliepronie, Tarland,
Aberdeen. Clubs — Carlton, Bath, Marlborough.

Ernest Bland Royden, Esq., J.P. Cheshire, High Sheriff
(1920) Anglesey, b. 30 Jan. 1873 ; m. 1901, Rachel
Mary, d. of Jerome Smith, and has issue — John Ledward
Royden, Gentleman, b. 1907; Thomas Jerome Royden,
Gentleman, b. 1913; Rachel Nancy; Alice Joan; Mary
Elizabeth ; and Vera Katharine. Res.— Bidston Court,
Birkenhead.

ROYDS of Falinge (H. Coll., 6 Oct. 1820). Ermine, on
a cross engrailed between four lions rampant gules, a spear
in pale proper between four bezants. Mantling gules and
argent. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a leopard sejant
sable, bezant^e, collared argent, resting the dexter paw on a
pheon or. Motto — "Semper paratus."

Son of Clement Robert Nuttall Beswicke-Royds (RL,
19 July 1869 — formerly Royds), Esq., Capt. 3rd Batt.
East Lancashire Regt., late Lieut. 4th Dragoon Guards
[Livery — White, with black collar and cuffs and red
waistcoat], b. 1840 ; d. 1909 ; m. 1867, Mary Alice
Gibson, only child and heiress of John Halliwell Beswicke
(whose name and arms he assumed by R.L. 19 July
1869):—
Clement Halliwell Beswicke-Royds, Gentleman, b. 1868.
Seat —

Sons of Edmund Albert Royds, Esq., J. P., Barrister-at-
Law, late Lt.-Col. 4th Batt. King's Own Roy.
Lanes. Regt., and formerly Lieut. Queen's Own Worcs.
Yeo. Cav., b. 1845; d - 1892; m. 1873, Augusta
Eliza, eld. d. of Augustus Henry Lemonius of Stone-
house, nr. Liverpool : —



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Albert Henry Royds, Esq., O.B.E., Lt.-Col. late Scots
Guards, b. 1876 ; m. 1905, Adeliza Beatrix, second d. of
George Drummond of Swaylands House, Penshurst, Kent ;
and has issue — James Henry Royds, Gentleman, b. 1908;
Peter John Royds, Gentleman, b. 1920; Elizabeth Beatrix
Evelyn ; Margaret Adeliza Mary ; and Diana Constance
Alexandra. Seat — Falinge, Brownhill, nr. Rochdale,
Lancashire. Clubs— Guards' , United Service.

Wilfred Edmund Royds, Esq., Major Duke of Lan-
caster's Own, late 7th Hussars, b. 1877 ; m. 1903, Eileen
Frances, eldest d. of Lt.-Col. G. P. Townshend of Elcot
Park, Hungerford ; and has issue— (1) Gerard Wilfred
Royds, Gentleman, b. 1903 ; (2) Ronald Hugh Royds,
Gentleman, b. 191 1. Res. —

Son of William Herbert Molyneux Royds of Brigstock
Manor House, Northants. , b. 1844; d. 1883; m. 1873,
Mary Alice, d. of John Ashworth of Clough Fold,
Rossendale : —
William Horace Royds, Gentleman, b. 1880; m. 1904,
Mary Rebecca, d. of Charles Stuart Rhodes. Res. —

Sons of Ernest Edmund Molyneux Royds, Esq., J. P.,

of Rochdale, co. Lancaster, b. 1848 ; d. 1892; m.

1872, Blanche, d. of Christopher Rawson, Esq., J. P. : —

Vice-Adm. Percy Molyneux Rawson Royds, C. B. (1923),

C.M.G. (1916) (ret.), has Orders of Dannebrog (Sweden),

Anne (Russia), and Legion of Honour, b. 1874; m. 1898,

Florence, eld. d. of Sir Alfred Fernandez Yarrow, 1st Bart.

of Green Meadows, Andover (q.v.); and has issue — Percy

Clement Edmund Yarrow Royds, Gentleman, b. 1904;

Dorothy Blanche ; Florrie Muriel ; and Annette Evelyn.

Res. — Highcoombe, Warren Road, Kingston Hill, Surrey.

Club — United Service.

Rear-Adm. Charles William Rawson Royds, C.M.G.
(1918), Deputy-Commissioner of Police since 1926, J. P. co.
London, b. 1876 ; m. 1918, Mary, d. of the late Capt.
Rodney Blane, R.N., and has issue — Ninna Mary. Res. —
56 Elm Park (.ardens, S.W.3. Club — United Service.

Ygst. son of William Edward Royds, of Greenhill,
b. 1817; d. 1871 ; m. 1841, Mary Ann, d. of Anthony
Molyneux, of Newsham House, Lancashire: —
Arthur Molyneux Royds, Gentleman, b. 1856. Res. —
Sons of Arthur Royds, Gentleman, sometime Lieut.
6th Inniskilling Dragoons, b. 1828; d. ; m. 1851,

Anne, d. of Capt. George Thompson: —
Arthur Royds, Gentleman, b. 1855 ; m. 1905, Lucy
Margaret, fifth d. of Thomas Lindsay of Bishop's Frome.
Res.—
James Royds, Gentleman, b. i860. Res. —
Rev. George Royds, B.A. Durham, b. 1862 ; m. ,

Constance, widow of Capt. Davidson ; and has issue
Res. — 29 Cathles Road, Balham Hill, S.W. 12.

Son of Henry Royds, b. 1822; d. 1878; m. 1st, ,

Margaret, d. of Peter Bourne : —
Charles Bourne Royds, Gentleman, b. 1861. Res. —
Son of Thomas Molyneux Royds, b. 1824 ; d. 1852 ;
m. 1844, Elizabeth Jane Roberts: —
Edmund Molyneux Royds, Gentleman, b. 1847. Res. —
Sons of William Edward Royds, Gentleman, b. 1849;
d. 1910; m. 1874, Hannah Letitia, d. of Edward
Thompson Palmer : —
Thomas Molyneux Royds, Gentleman, b. 1875. Res. —
William Molyneux Royds, Gentleman, b. 1884. Res. —
Charles Molyneux Royds, Gentleman, b. 1888. Res. —
Son of Rev. Francis Coulman Royds, Hon. Canon of
Chester, b. 1825; d. 1913; m. 1852, Cornelia, d. of
Rev. Canon George Blomfield: —
Edmund Royds, Esq., O.B.E. , Major Lincolnshire Yeo.,
M.P. for Sleaford Div. of Lincolnshire 1910-18, Rutland
and Parts of Kesteven 1918-22, D.L. Lines., b. i860 ; m.
1889, Rachel Louisa, d. of Col. F. A. Fane of Fulbeck
Hall, co. Lincoln ; and has had issue — (1) Anthony Fane
Royds, Gentleman, b. 1890; (2) Jasper Francis Royds,
Sub- Lieut. R.N., b. 1896 ; d. on active service 1917. Res. —
Stubton Hall, Newark-on-Trent.

Sons of Rev. Nathaniel Royds, Rector of Barford 1864-

1906, b. 1836 ; d. ; by 2nd wife, m. , Hester

Frances, d. of Rev. W. Alington : —

Edward Alington Royds Gentleman, b. 1875 ; m. 1913,

Anna Elizabeth, d. of G. E. Armstrong of Emoyeni,

Natal, and has issue — Nathaniel George Alington Royds,

Gentleman, b. 1913. Res. —

John Alington Royds, Gentleman, b. 1881. Res. —

Royds of Heysham (Arms as above).
Sons of Rev. Charles Twemlow Royds of Heysham
and Haughton, Rector and Patron of Heysham, J.P.,



b. 1838; d. 1900; m. 1862, Louisa (d. 1896), d. of
William Hudson of Ousecliff, co. Yorks. : —
Francis Twemlow Royds, Esq. , J. P. co. Lancaster, M.A. ,
and present representative, b. 1863 ; m. 1894, Katharine




Howard, fifth d. of the late Frederick William Grafton of
Heysham Hall, co. Lancaster. Res. —

John Fletcher Twemlow Royds, Esq., D.L. , J. P., M.A.,
Barrister-at-Law, Dep. Chairman Quarter Sessions Cheshire,
Hon. Major 4th Vol. Batt. Cheshire Regt., b. 1867; m.
1897, Ada, d. of the late Richard Holt Briscoe of Caynton
Manor, Shropshire ; and has issue — Charles Royds, Gentle-
man, b. 1901 [m. 1927, Evelyn Theresa, d. of Major O. F.
Christie, of Much Hadham, Herts]; Violet Anastasia ; and
Elizabeth Florence Theodosia. Res.— The Hill, Sandbach.
Club — Oxford and Cambridge.

Rev. Charles Cradock Twemlow Royds, M.A. (Camb.),
Rector of Heysham, b. 1877 ; m. 1906, Margaret Ada,
M.B.E. , second d. of Charles Everard of Cawthorpe, co.
Lincolnshire ; and has issue— ( 1 ) Charles Everard Cradock
Royds, Gentleman, b. 1909 ; (2) John Richard Hudson
Royds, Gentleman, b. 191 1. Res.— Heysham Rectory, co.
Lancaster.

Sons of Rev. Charles Smith Royds, b. 1799 ; d. 1879 ;
m. 1837, Mary Anne, d. of Francis Twemlow of
Betley Court, co. Stafford: —

Rev. Gilbert Twemlow Royds, late Rector of Haughton,
and R.D. Stafford, b. 1845; m. 1872, Caroline Edith (d.
1914), d. of Rev. Simon Sturges, Vicar of Wargrave,
co. Berks; and has surv. issue — Rev. Thomas Fletcher
Royds, b. 1880 [/«. 1912, Bertha Grace, d. of Robert
Harding Milward {Res. — Haughton Rectory, Stafford)];
Gertrude Anastasia ; and Beatrice Edith. Res. — The
Rectory, Haughton, co. Stafford.

George Fletcher Flctcher-Twemlow (q.v.).

ROYSE (U.Off.). Per saltire or and argent, a
griffin segreant azure, in chief a rose gules, between two
trefoils proper, all within a bordure vert. Mantling azure
and or. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a demi-
lion rampant, barry argent and gules.

Sons of John Macdonald Royse, Esq., of Nantenan, co.

Limerick, and Brannoxtown, co. Kildare, J. P. cos.

Dublin, Kildare, and Wicklow, b. 1840; d. 1910;

in. 1875, Hon. Elizabeth Louise Mary (d. 1913), d. of

Rt. Hon. Charles Monck, 4th Viscount Monck :— -
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RUBIE. Gules, a warship, the sails furled, colours flying,

in chief three escarbuncles all argent ; a crescent on a

crescent for cadency. Mantling gules and argent. Crest

— On a wreath of the colours, an anchor erect, the shank

enfiledwithagarb, all or. Motto — " Que les rubis brillent."

Only son of John Rubie, Esq., J. P., and (1895-96) Mayor

of the city of Bath, b. 1832 ; d. 1918 ; m. 1856, Emily,

second and youngest surviving dau. of the late John

George of Manvers Street, Bath, and formerly of

Bury, Abingdon, co. Berks., Gentleman: —

John Edwin Rubie, Esq., Member of the Court of

Assistants of the Tin Plate Workers Coy., Liveryman of the

Gardeners' Coy., formerly a Capi. 22nd Lanes. R.V. Batt.

Manchester Regt., b. Nov. n, 1857. Post, add. — i Elm

Court, Temple, E.C. Clubs — Constitutional ; Junior

Carlton.

RUCKER (Granted H. Coll., 1901, with some modifica-
tions to arms previously in use in England, since 1760, such
beini; of German origin and not recorded in this country).
Ermine, on a rock a female figure in profile proper, vested
vert, crined or, holding in the dexter hand a dove close
looking to the sinister also proper, and supporting with the
sinister hand an anchor erect sable. Mantling vert and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, upon a
bezant, a female figure affrontee proper, vested from the
waist vert, crined or, holding in the dexter hand a dove, as
in the arms, between two wings, also or. Motto—" Dum
spiro spero."

Only son of Sir Arthur William Riicker, Knt. Bach.
(1902), M.A.,LL.D.,D.Sc, F.R.S., b. 1848; d. 1915;
m. 1st, 1876, Marian (d. 1878), d. of John Deakin
Heaton, M.D., F.R.C.P., of Leeds ; 2nd, 1892, Thereza
Charlotte, d. of Mervyn Herbert NevilStory-Maskelyne,
Esq. , J. P. and D. L. , F. R. S. , of Basset Down , Wilts. : -
Arthur Nevil Riicker, Esq., b. 1895. Res.— Everington
House, nr. Newbury, Berks.

Sons of Daniel Henry Riicker of Errington, Clapham
Park, S.W., b. 1815; d. 1890; m. 1847, Mary Antoinette,
d. of John Dignum Williams : —
Edward Augustus Riicker, Gentleman, b. 1850 ; m. 1886,
Mary Farmer; and has issue— (1) John Hamilton Riicker,
Gentleman, b. 1886 ; (2) Charles Sigismund Riicker, Gentle-
man, b. 1894 ; (3) Robin Riicker, Gentleman ; b. 1898 ;
(4) Patrick Riicker, Gentleman, b. 1900; Marguerite; Doris
Eileen Thereza; and Kathleen. Res. — Cudham Hall,
Sevenoaks.

Reginald Wynn Riicker, Gentleman, b. 1885; m. 1881,
Frances Harrod ; and has issue— (1) Frank Wynn Riicker,
Gentleman, b. 1888 ; (2) Reginald Franklin Wynn Riicker,
Gentleman, b. 1892 (9 Eldon Road, W.8) ; and Gladys
Wynn. Res. — Kenilworth Court, Putney, S.W.

RUDD-CLARKE of Knedlington Manor (R.L., 20




March 1913, H.Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, argent, on a
chevron gules between three wolves' heads erased azure, as
many roses of the field, barbed and seeded proper, and
(for distinction) a canton sable (Clarke) ; 2 and 3, azure, a
lion rampant or, between two roses in fesse argent, barbed
and seeded proper (Rudd). Mantling gules and argent.
Crests — 1. issuant from a crown vallary or, a wolf's head
azure, between two wings erect argent (Clarke); 2. on a
wreath of the colours, in front of an arm embowed, vested
azure, cuffed or, holding in the hand proper a billet argent,
three mullets fessewise gold (Rudd). Motto — " The time
will come."

Sons of Eric de Sioblade Sutherland Rudd-Clarke,
Esq., J. P. b. 1864; d. 1925; m. 1903, Jessie Forrester,
ygst. d. of James MacArthur Moir of Milton, Argyll-
shire: —
Eric Sinclair James Sutherland Rudd-Clarke, Gentleman,
Lord of the Manor of Knedlington, b. 1904. Seat —
Knedlington Manor, nr. Howden, Yorks. Clubs — Yorkshire
(York), Royal and Ancient (St. Andrews).

Ian Forrester Sutherland Rudd-Clarke, Gentleman,
b. 1906.

Stuart Lindesay Alexander Sutherland Rudd-Clarke,
Gentleman, b. 1909.

RUDGE of Evesham (H. Coll., 1634). Quarterly, sable
and gules, over all a cross engrailed argent. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — Out of a mural crown or, two
arms erect, with the sleeves gules, hands and cuffs proper,
supporting a shield argent. Motto — " In cruce fides."

Son of Edward Charles Rudge, of The Abbey Manor
House, Evesham, co. Worcester, J. P. cos. Worcester
and Gloucester, D.L. Worcester, b. 1828; d. 1909;
m. 1st, 1871, Helen Catherine (d. 1884), d. of Gen.
Middlemore, C.B. ; 2nd, 1893, Florence, C.B.E., d. of
Charles Fox : —
John Edward Rudge, b. 1903. Seat — The Abbey Manor
House, Evesham.

Sons of Edward John Henry Rudge, M.A. (Oxon.),
M.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.R.C.P. (Lond.),£. 1874; d. 1907 ;
m. 1901, Emily Alford, second d. of late William
Parry Cecil of Duffryn House, Surbiton Hill : — '
Edward Cecil William Rudge, Gentleman, b. 1902.
Res.—
John Seymour Rudge, Gentleman, b. 1906. Res. —
Son of Samuel Nouaille Rudge, Esq., D.L., Barrister-
at-Law, b. 1801 ; d. 1865; m. 1842, Mary Magdalen,
d. of Rev. William Collins Colton : —
(Walter William) Nouaille Rudge, Esq., D.L. co.
Lincoln, b. 1842; m. 1862, Florence Caroline, yst. d. of
Edward Collins Woodbridge of Dominica ; and has issue —
Howard Nouaille Rudge, Gentleman,^. 1867; Magdalen
Florence Nouaille ; and Agnes Malvina Nouaille. Seat —
Threekingham, Folkingham, co. Lincoln. Res. — Basker-
ville, Bexhill-on-Sea. Clubs — Hurlingham, Royal Thames
Yacht.

RUDKIN, formerly of Corris, co.Carlow (Confn. U.O.).
Argent, five barrulets azure, a bend gules, charged in chief
with a bezant. Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, a cubit arm in armour erect
proper, the hand also proper, grasping a baton azure.
Motto — " Vir super hostes."

Son of Major Henry William Rudkin, 85th Regt., b.

1845 ; d. 1888 ; m. 1868, Hester, d. of Rev. Charles

Waring, of Edenderry Glebe, co. Armagh : —

Brig. -Gen. Charles Mark Clement Rudkin, D.S.O.

(1918), a Freeman of the City of London, Barrister-at-Law

(Lincoln's Inn), served S. Africa 1899-1902, A.D.C.

to Lord Methuen (Queen's Medal, 4 clasps, King's Medal,

a clasps), and Great War 1914-18, comdg. a Division of

Roy. Artillery (D.S.O. , Medaglia al Valore, Croce diGuerra),

M. P. Chichester 1923-4, contested S. Portsmouth Div. of

Hants. 1929, b. 1872. Clubs — Royal Automobile ; Yacht

Club de France (Life Member).

Sons of George Mark Archibald Rudkin, M.R.C.S.,

L.R.C.P., of Teignmouth, Devon, b. 1847; d. 1913 ;

m. 1874, Amy Frances, d. of Major Robert Thomas

Hearn, 76th Regt., of Correagh, co. Westmeath: —

The late Brig. -Gen. William Charles Eric Rudkin,

C.M.G. (1918), D.S.O. (1908), A.D.C. to the King (1919),

R.A., served S. Africa 1899-1902 (despatches, Queen's

Medal, 6 clasps), S. Nigeria 1906 (despatches, D.S.O.,

medal and clasp), European War 1914-18 (despatches 7

times, Bt. Lieut.-Col., C.M.G), b. 1875; m - IQ2Q . Mabel,

d. of late Robert Stark, of Toronto, Canada, and widow

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and d. 1930.

Major Hugh Robert Ernest Rudkin, O.B.E., 18th Royal
Irish Regt., served Boxer Campaign, China, 1900, and
Great War 1914-18 [Anns as above, and on an escutcheon
of pretence the arms of Arding, namely : quarterly, 1 and
4, or, a fesse azure thereon, an escallop between two
lions passant argent, in base an escallop gules, on a chief
of the last, two escallops of the first (Arding); 2 and 3,
argent, two chevronels nebulyi gules, between as many
flames of fire in chief, and a stump of a tree, one branch
sprouting to the sinister in base all proper (Wells)], b.
1877; m. 1908, Dorothy Alice Fleetwood, only surv. child
and heir of Alfred Charles Arding, Esq., B.A. (Oxon.),
J. P., formerly of Braziers Park, Oxon. (q.v.)\ and has



from the battlements thereof a demi-woman proper, habited
azure, and holding in the de.\ter haud a laurel wreath also




issue — Nancy Amore Fleetwood ; and Kathleen Hermione
Fleetwood. Res. — Brook House, Compton.nr. Guildford,
Surrey. Club — Army and Navy. 1.™

The late George Drury Rudkin, Esq., C.I.E., O.B.E.
(1919), B.A. (Oxon.), Indian Civil Service,*?^. 1879; m -
1913, Heather Kathleen, yngr. d. of Francis Ernest Little,
M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. , of Teignmouth, Devon ; and d. 1929,
leaving issue — Mark Francis Swain Rudkin, Gentleman,
b. 1917 ; and Judith Mary. Postal address — Ryde's Hill,
Guildford, Surrey.

Major Gerald Fitzgerald Rudkin, D.S.O. (1918),
R.A.M.C., served Great War 1914-18, b. 1880 ; m. 1908,
Norah, d. of James Watkins, of Kidbrooke, Blackheath ;
and has issue — John Henry Fitzgerald Rudkin, Gentleman,
b. 1911. Post, add. — Karachi, India.

RUDSTON, see CALVERLEY-RUDSTON.

RUDYERD (H. Coll.). Argent, fretty sable, a canton
gules. Mantling sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, a woman's head affrontee couped at the
shoulders proper. Motto — " Constant et ferme."

Eld. surv. son of Capt. Henry Edward Samuel
Rudyerd, 26th Cameronians, of The Lodge, Hurst
Green, Sussex, b. 1850; d. 1907; m. 1883, Harriet
Jemima Anne, d. of Capt. Frederick Vardon, Madras
Artillery, of Sandygates, Chertsey : —
George William Rudyerd, Gentleman, b. 1885. Res. —
Tetisworth, Wadhurst, Sussex.

RUDYERD-HELPMAN (R.L. 1910, H. Coll.). Quar-
terly, 1 and 4, ermine, three lozenges two and one gules, on
a chief or, a crescent of the second between two chaplets of
roses proper (Helpman); 2 and 3, argent, fretty sable, a
canton gules (Rudyerd). Mantling gules and argent.
Crests — 1. on a wreath of the colours, a tower or, issuing




proper (Helpman) ; 2. on a wreath of the colours, a woman's
head affrontee couped at the shoulders proper (Rudyard).
Motto — " Tiens a la veriteV'

Eld. surv. son ofRear-Adm. Philip Augustus Helpman,
R.N., of Stoke Damerel, Devon, b. 1807; d. 1878;
m. 1851, Mary, d. of Christopher Richardson, Esq.,
J. P., D.L., of Field House, Whitby, Yorkshire: — rti 1
Robert Howard Rudyerd Rudyerd-Helpman, Esq.,
F.R.G.S., Col. 7th Bn. Roy. Fus., 3.1857; m. 1921, Isabella
Jean, only d. of Major Walter Stephen Helpman, of Vic-
toria, Australia. Res.— Quarr Hill, Binstead, Isle of Wight.
Clubs— Jun. Carlton, Yorkshire (York), Northern Counties
(Newcastle-on-Tyne), Royal Western Yacht Club of
England (Plymouth).

Son of John Henry Rudyerd-Helpman, Esq., Col.
6th Bn. Roy. Fus. , B.A., LL.B. (Camb.), Barrister-at-
Law, of Southsea, co. Southampton, b. 1858 ; d. 1912 ;
m. 1889, Amy Rudyerd, d. of Sir Richard Wyatt:—



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