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(who assumed the additional name and arms of Thorn-
ton by Royal Licence), and Harriet his wife. Armorial
bearings — Quarterly, 1 and 4, argent, three catherine-
wheels between two bendlets engrailed gules (for Thornton) ;
2 and 3, azure, a pair of wings conjoined in lure, tips
downwards argent, within an orle of eight mullets or.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — 1. on a wreath of the
colours, an eagle's head couped argent, in front thereof a
demi-catherine wheel gules (for Thornton) ; 2. on a wreath
of the colours, issuant from a wreath of cinquefoils or, a
goat's head argent, collared gemelle vert (for Welch).
Motto — "Gwell angeu na chywilydd." Married, Oct.
15, 1896, Mary Edith, 2nd dau. of Lieut. -Col. St. John
Daubeny ; and has Issue — John Newton Welch-Thornton,
Gentleman, b. 1904 ; Mary Adeliza ; and Beatrice Lorna.
Res. — Stover, Newton Abbot, S. Devon. Club — Wellington.

WELD, see CORNWALL-BRADY-HARTSTONGE-
WELD.

WELD of Chideock Manor (H. Coll.). Azure, a fesse
nebuly between three crescents ermine (with numerous
quarterings). Mantling azure and argent. Motto — " Nil
sine numine." Livery — Light blue and silver.

Sons of Sir Frederick Aloysius Weld, G.C.M.G. ,

Member of Executive Council, New Zealand, 1854 ;

Minister of Native Affairs, New Zealand, 1863 ; Prime

Minister, New Zealand, 1864; Governor and Com.-

in-Chief of Western Australia, 1869 ; of Tasmania,

1874 ; and of the Straits Settlements, 1880, b. 1828 ; a.

1 891 ; m. 1859, Filumena Lisle Phillipps, eldest d.

of Ambrose L. March Phillipps de Lisle of Grace Dieu

Manor, and Garendon Park, co. Leicester :—

Humphrey Frederick Weld, Esq., J. P. and late County

Councillor for Dorset, formerly Lieut. 1st Vol. Batt. Dorset

Regt., High Sheriff 1907, b. 1867; m. 1907, Elinor, eld. d.

of E. de Poher de la Poer of Gurteen le Poer ; and has issue

— Humphrey Joseph Giles Weld, Gentleman, b. 1912;

Trifine Mary Filumena ; and Mary Elinor Yseult. Seat —

Chideock Manor, Bridport.

Everard Aloysius Weld, Gentleman, b. 1868; m. 1906,
Constance Helen, second d. of late Philip Gerald Dillon ;
and has issue — Constance Mary. Res. — Flaxbourne, Marl-
borough, N.Z.

Son of Frederick Joseph Weld, Gentleman, b. 1870;
d. 1926; m. 1902, Joan, d. of Alexander Struthers
George, Esq., J. P., of Earlsmount, Keith: —
Edric Humphrey Weld, Gentleman, b. 1908. Res. —
Teluk Anson, Straits Settlements.

Yngst. son of Sir Frederick A.Weld, G.C.M.G. (see
above) : —
Rev. Raymund John Lisle Weld, b. 1876. Res.— St.
Hugh, Parkminster, Partridge Green, Sussex.

WELD of Lulworth Castle (H. Coll.). Azure, a fesse
nebuly between three crescents ermine (with numerous quar-
terings). Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, a wyvern with wings expanded sable, gutt^e-
d'or, collared and lined gold. Motto — " Nil sine numine."
Son of Wilfrid Joseph Weld (eld. son of Joseph Weld,
Esq., J. P. — see below), of The Lodge, Lymington,
Hants., b. T849 ; d. 1924; m. 1890, Jennie, d. of
D. P. MacDonald:—
Joseph William Weld, Gentleman, b. 1909. Res. —
Orchard Lodge, Avon Dassett, Leamington.

Sons of Joseph Weld, Esq., J. P., b. 1815; d. 1890;

m. 1848, Flora M'Donnell, fourth d. of Sir Joseph

Radcliffe, Bart. , of Rudding Park, co. Yorks. : —

Henry Joseph Weld, Gentleman, b. ; m. 1892, Mary

Lucy (d. 1893), d. of Lewin Bentham Bowring, Esq.,

C.S.I. ; and has issue — Charles Joseph Weld, Esq., M.C.,

Capt. Ind. Army (Club — United Service), b. 1893. Res. —

The Rowans, Lymington, Dorset.

John Joseph Weld, Gentleman, b. ; m. 1898, Mary

Catherine (d. 1908), eld. d. of John Gerard Riddell of Her-
meston Hall, Notts. ; and has issue. Res. —

Joseph Edward Weld, Gentleman, b. 1869 ; m. 1896,
Frances, d. of Samuel James Brown of Lofftus Hill,
Knaresborough ; and has had issue — (1) Edward Joseph
Weld, Gentleman, b. 1897; killed in action 1916 ; (2)
James Weld, Esq., Lieut. -Comdr. R.N., 6.1899. Res.—
28 Bramham Gardens, S.W.5.

Sons of William George Weld, Gentleman (eld. son of
Arthur Thomas Weld— see below), b. 1856; d. 1906;
m. 1894, Clemence Garneau of St. Louis: —



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Joseph Garneau Weld, Gentleman, 6. 1897; m. 1925,
Randolph. Res. — America.



William George Weld, Gentleman, b. 1903. Res. —

America.

Son of Edward Joseph Weld, Gentleman (3rd son of
Arthur Thomas Weld — see below), b. i860; d. 1910;
m. 1892, Margaret, d. of Dr. Mackall : —
Louis Mackrell Weld, Gentleman, b. 1893 ; m.

Res.—

Son of Arthur Thomas Weld, Esq., of Leagram,
Lancashire, b. ; d. 1876; m. 1854, Mary Sophia

(d. 1871), d. of William George Read of South Caro-
lina, U.S A. :—
Albert H. Weld, Gentleman, b. 1864; m. 1901, Nannie

Howard Weld (d. 191 1), d. of Major Charles Howard; and

has issue — Mary Katherine and Edith Mary. Res. —

Hazeldene, Ellicott City, Maryland, U.S.A.

Son of Walter Weld, Gentleman, b. ; d. 1909 ;

m. 1869; Frances, d. of Hermann Walmesley of
Gidlow: —
Francis Weld, Gentleman, b. 1873. ^ es - — Weld Road,

Liverpool. Club — Boodle's.

WELD BLUNDELL (R.L., 30 Oct. 1923, H. Coll.).
Quarterly, 1 and 4, grand quarters quarterly 1st and 4th,
azure, ten billets four, three, two and one or, on a
canton of the last a raven proper, and (for distinction)
in the centre chief point a bezant (for Blundell) ; 2nd
and 3rd, azure, a fesse nebuly between three crescents
ermine, and (for distinction) in the centre chief point a
cross crosslet or (for Weld) ; 2 and 3, grand quarters,
quarterly, 1st and 4th, argent, three lozenges conjoined
in fesse gules, within a bordure sable (for Montagu) ; 2nd
and 3rd, or, an eagle displayed vert, beaked and mem-
bered gules (for Monthermer). Mantling azure and or.
Crests — 1. on a wreath of the colours, a squirrel sejant
gules, gorged with a plain collar, and cracking a nut or,
and (for distinction) charged on the body with a bezant
(for Blundell) ; 2. on a wreath of the colours, a wyvern
sable, guttee-d'or, collared, chained and winged gold, and
(for distinction) charged on the body with a cross crosslet
also gold (for Weld) ; 3. on a wreath of the colours, a
griffin's head couped, wings elevated or, gorged with a
collar argent, charged with three lozenges gules (for
Montagu). Motto — " Nil sine numine."

Second son of Robert Acheson Cromie Montagu,

Esq., of Cromore, Portstewart, co. Londonderry,

Lieut.-Commdr. R.N., b. 1854 ; by 1st wife, m. 1880,

Annie Margaret (d. 1916), d. of Gilbert MacMicking,

of Miltonise, co. Wigton : —

George Frederick Weld Blundell, Esq., Capt. (ret.) R N.,

b. 1883, assumed by R.L., 30 Oct. 1923, the surname of

Weld Blundell in lieu of Montagu, and the arms of Weld

Blundell quarterly with his own ; m. 1912, Mary Teresa,

eld. d. of Charles Joseph Weld-Blundell, Esq., of Inch

Blundell Hall; and has issue — Frederica Mary Montagu.

Seat — Ince Blundell Hall, Lanes. Club — Ranelagh.

WELD BLUNDELL (R.L., 1923 ; H. Coll.). Quar-
terly, 1 and 4, azure, ten billets, four, three, two and one or,
on a canton of the last a raven proper, and (for distinc-
tion) in the centre chief point a cross crosslet gold (for
Blundell) ; 2 and 3, azure, a fesse nebuly between
three crescents ermine (for Weld). Mantling azure and
or. Crests — 1. on a wreath of the colours, a squirrel
sejant gules, gorged with a plain collar, and cracking
a nut or, and (for distinction) charged on the body with a
cross crosslet also or (for Blundell) ; 2. on a wreath of
the colours, a wyvern sable, guttee-d'or, collared, chained
and winged gold (for Weld). Motto — " Nil sine numine."
Son of Walter Weld, of Weld Road, Birkdale :—

John Joseph Humphry Weld Blundell (formerly Weld),
Gentleman, b. 1890; assumed by R.L., 1923, the additional
surname and arms of Blundell ; m. 1923, Alice Mary,
2nd d. of Charles Joseph Weld Blundell, Esq., of Inch
Blundell Hall, and has issue — Theresa Mary Katharine.
Res. — Ince Blundell Hall, Blundellsands, Lanes.

WELD-FORESTER of Willey Park, Watling Street,
and Dothill (R.L. , 15 Aug. 1811, H. Coll.). Quarterly, l.
quarterly, i. and iiii. , quarterly per fesse indented argent and
sable, in the first and fourth quarters a bugle-horn of the last,
garnished or (Forester, Vn. Shropshire, 1623); ii. and iii. ,
azure, a fesse nebuly between three crescents ermine, and
for distinction in the centre chief point a cross crosslet
fitchee or (Weld of Willey) ; 2. the same arms of Forester ;
3. sable, a cross patonce argent (Upton, Vn, of Shropshire,



1623) ; 4. argent, on a bend azure, three oat-sheaves or
(Oteley, Vn. of Shropshire, 1623) ; 5. sable, a pale argent
(Weaver, Vn. of Shropshire, 1623) ; 6. azure, a chevron
ermine between three escallops argent (Townshend).
Mantling sable and argent. Crests — 1, on a wreath of the
colours, a talbot passant argent, collared sable, lined or
(Forester) ; 2. on a wreath of the colours, a wyvern sable,
gutt6e-d'or, collared, lined and with wings elevated gold, and
charged on the wing with an escallop sable (Weld). Motto
— " Semper eadem."

Sons of Rt. Hon. Cecil Theodore Weld-Forester, 5th

Baron Forester, J. P., C.C., and D.L. co. Salop, J. P.

Much Wenlock, b. 1842; d. 1917 ; m. 1866, Emma

Georgina (d. 1922), d. andcoh. of Sir W. W. Dixie, 8th

Bart. :—

Rt. Hon. George Cecil Beaumont Weld-Forester, 6th

Baron Forester (17 July 1921), late Lt.-Col. Shropshire Yeo.,

formerly Capt. R.H.G., J. P., D.L. Salop, J. P. Wenlock

[Supporters — On either side a talbot argent, collared sable,

lined or, pendent from the collar a bugle-horn as in the

arms], b. 1867 ; m. 1896, Christine Isabel, d. of Duncan

H. C. R. Davidson of Tulloch ; and has surv. issue — Hon.

Cecil George Wilfrid Weld-Forester, Capt. R.H. Gds.,

A.D.C. to Gov. and C.-in-C. S. Africa 1924-26, b. 1899.

Seat — Willey Park, Broseley, Salop. Town res. — 93

Cadogan Gardens, S.W.3. Clubs — Guards', Turf.

Hon. Charles Cecil Orlando Weld-Forester, late Lieut.
Shropshire Imp. Yeo., b. 1869; m. 1st, 1898 (div. 1912),
Elspeth Lascelles, d. of Alexander Mackenzie; 2nd, 191 3,
Marian Elizabeth, younger d. of late Walter Montiford
Westropo-Dawson of Charlesfort, co. Wexford ; and has
issue — Wolstan Beaumont Charles Weld-Forester, Esq.,
Lieut. -Comdr. (ret.) R.N., b. 1899; and Raymond Cecil
Weld- Forester, Gentleman, b. 1900. Res. — The House-on-
the-Hill. Hythe, Kent. Club— Wellington.

Hon. Francis Henry Cecil Weld-Forester, Lt.-Col. late
3rd Batt. Shropshire L.I., b. 1871 ; m. 1901, Alexina
Josephine Arbuthnott, d. of late Major Frederick Wollaston,
D.L., of Shenton Hall; and has issue — Katharine Georgina
Josephine [m. 1924, Rear-Adm. Cecil Dacre Staveley
Raikes, C.B.E., and has issue]. Res.— Decker Hall,
Shifnal, Shropshire.

Hon. Edgar Cecil Wolstan Weld-Forester (twin), b.
1871. Res. — Tubney, Oxon.

Hon. Edric Cecil Alfred Weld-Forester, Major Rifle
Brigade, served in the European War 1914 (wounded), b.
1880 ; m. 1916, Lady Victoria Alexandrina, d. of Marquess
of Lincolnshire, and widow of Nigel Walter Legge-Bourke,
and has issue -Charles Robert Cecil Weld-Forester, Esq.,
b. 1919 ; Mary Cecilia Georgina ; and Elizabeth Rosalind.
Res. — Furze Hill, Broadway, Worcs.

Son of the Rev. and Rt. Hon. Orlando Watkin Weld-
Forester, 4th Baron Forester, Canon of York and
Preb. of Langtoft, b. 1813 ; d. 1894; m. 1st, 1840,
Sophia Elizabeth (d. 1872), d. of Richard Norman ;
2nd, 1875, Emma Maria (d. 1898), d. of William
Tollemache : —
Hon. and Rev. Orlando St. Maur Weld-Forester, M.A.
(Camb.), Rector of Cheadle since 1927, b. 1877; m. 1913,
Dorothy Salome Wynne, d. of late Rev. William Wynne
Willson ; and has issue— John Orlando Weld-Forester,
Esq., b. 191 3; and Katharine Dorothy. Res. — Cheadle
Rectory, Stoke-on-Trent. Club — Overseas.

WELLESLEY. Quarterly, 1 and 4, gules, a cross
argent, between five plates in saltire in each quarter
(for Wellesley) ; 2 and 3, or, a lion rampant gules (for
Colley) ; and as an honourable augmentation, in chief an
escutcheon charged with the crosses of St. George, St.
Andrew, and St. Patrick conjoined, being the union badge
of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — Out of a ducal
coronet or, a demi-lion rampant gules, holding a forked
pennon of the last, flowing to the sinister, one-third
per pale from the staff argent, charged with the cross of
St. George. Supporters — On either side a lion gules,
gorged with an Eastern crown and chained or. Motto —
" Virtutis fortuna comes."

Son of Maj.-Gen. Lord Charles Wellesley, b. 1808 ;

d. 1858 ; m. 1844, Augusta Sophia Anne, d. of Rt.

Hon. Henry Manvers Pierrepont : —
Most Noble Sir Arthur Charles Wellesley, K.G.,
G.C.V.O., 4th Duke of Wellington (n May 1814),
Marquess Douro, Marquess and Earl of Wellington,
Somerset (181 2) ; Viscount Wellington of Talavera and
of Wellington aforesaid ( 1809) ; Baron Douro, of Wellesley,

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Somerset, U.K., Earl of Mornington, Viscount Wellesley
of Dangan Castle, co. Meath (2 Oct. 1760), Baron of
Mornington, co. Meath (9 July 1746), Conde de Vimiera,
Marquez de Torres Vedras and Duque da Vittoria,
Portugal, Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo, Spain, Grandee of
the First Class, Prince of Waterloo, Netherlands, Col.
(ret.) G. Gds., b. 1849 ; m. 1872, Kathleen Bulkeley,
(d. 1927), d. of Capt. Robert Williams ; and has surv. issue
— (1) Arthur Charles Wellesley, commonly called Mar-
quess Douro, b. 1876 [m. 1909, Hon. Lilian Glen Coats,
d. of 1st Baron Glentanar; and has issue — Henry Valerian
George Wellesley, commonly called Earl of Mornington,
b. 1912; Lady Anne Maud (Res. — Stratfield Saye House,
Mortimer, Berks.)] ; (2) Lord Gerald Wellesley, b. 1885
[m. 19 14, Dorothy, d. of Robert Ashton, of Croughton,
Cheshire ; and has issue — Arthur Valerian Wellesley,
Esq., b. 1915 ; Elizabeth (Res. — n Titchfield Terrace,
Regent's Park, N.W.)] ; (3) Lord George Wellesley, M.C.,
Maj. late G. Gds., b. 1889 [m. 1917, Louise Nesta, d. of
20th Knight of Kerry, and widow of his eld. brother the
late Lord Richard Wellesley ; and has issue — Richard
Wellesley, Esq., b. 1920 (Res. — Mount Hill, Lower
Kingswood, Surrey)] ; Lady Eileen [m. 1916, Capt.
Cuthbert Julian Orde, late R.F.C., and has issue]. Seat
— Ewhurst Park, Basingstoke. Town res. — Apsley House,
Piccadilly. Clubs — Guards', Travellers', Wellington.

WELLESLEY. Quarterly, 1 and 4, gules, a cross
argent, in each quarter five plates saltireways (for Welles-
ley) ; 2 and 3, or, a lion rampant gules, ducally gorged or
(for Cowley), over all an annulet (for difference). Mant-
ing gules and argent. Crest— Out of a ducal coronet or,
a demi-lion rampant gules, holding a forked pennon of
the last, flowing to the sinister, one third per pale from
the staff argent, charged with the cross of St. George.
Motto — " Porro unum est necessarium."

Son of Rt. Hon. Henry Arthur Mornington Welles-
ley, 3rd Earl Cowley,fr. 1866; d.1919 ; by his 1st wife
m. 1889, Lady Violet Nevill, d. of 1st Marquess of
Anglesey : —
Rt. Hon. Christian Arthur Wellesley, 4th Earl Cow-
ley (n Ap. 1857), Baron Cowley, of Wellesley, Somerset
(21 Jan. 1828), Viscount Dangan of Meath [Supporters —
On either side a lion gules, ducally gorged and therefrom a
chain reflexed over the back or, charged on the shoulder
with an annulet (for difference)], b. 1890 ; m. 1914, Mae
Picard, and has surv. issue — Denis Arthur Wellesley,
commonly called Viscount Dangan, b. 1921 ; Lady
Patricia ; and Lady Colleen. Seat — Burwood, Cobham,
Surrey.

Son of 3rd Earl Cowley (see above), by his 2nd wife,

m. 1905, Millicent Florence Eleanor, eld. d. of

1st Baron Nunburnholme : —

Hon. Henry Gerald Valerian Francis Wellesley

b. 1907 ; m. 1929, Sabia, d. of the late Edward Robert

Kennedy. Res. —

Son of Rt. Hon. Sir Henry Richard Wellesley, 1st Earl

Cowley, K.G., P.C., G.C.B., b. 1804; d. 1884;

w.i 833, Hon. Olivia Cecilia, d. of Baroness de Ros : —

Hon. Frederick Arthur Wellesley, Col. late Coldstream

Gds., b. 1844 ; m. 1873, Emma Anne Caroline Bloomfield

(who obtained a div. 1882), d. of Rt. Hon. Lord

Augustus Loftus, G.C.B., P.C. ; 2nd 1884, Catherine

Candelin (d. 1903) ; 3rd, Evelyn Katrine Gwenfra,

d. of the late Col. Thomas Williams, M.P., and widow of

3rd Duke of Wellington, and has surv. issue — Sir Victor

Alexander Augustus Henry Wellesley, K.C.M.G., C.B.,

late Diplomatic Service, b. 1876 [m. 1909, Alice Muriel,

d. of Oscar Stephen, of Eaton Terrace, S.W. ( Res. — 20 St.

Loo Mansions, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea)]. Seat — West

Green House, Winchfield, Hants.

Son of Gerald Edward Wellesley, b. 1846 ; d. 191 5 ;

m. 1880, Ada Hamilton, d. of John Martin, of The

Upper Hall, Ledbury : —

Gerald Valerian Wellesley, Esq., M.C., Capt. Oxford

Yeo. (T.A.), b. 1885. Postal address— 16 Stanford Road,

Kensington, W.8.

WELLINGTON, Duke of, see WELLESLEY.

WELLS (H. Coll., 181 1). Or, a lion rampant double-
queued sable, in the canton a pellet. Mantling sable and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-ostrich
wings displayed sable, gorged with a collar gemel or,
charged on the breast with an escallop gold, and holding
in the beak a horse-shoe of the second. Motto — " Rien
sans travail." Livery — Black, with yellow facings.



Sons of Admiral Sir Richard Wells, K.C.B., b. 1832 ;

d. 1896 ; m. 1873, Augusta Jane, d. of Henry

Norman, of Oakley, Bromley, Kent : —

Norman ffoUiot Wells, Gentleman, O.B.E. (Mil.), V.D.,

Chevalier Legion d'Honneur, b. 1876 ; m. 1912, Maude

Caroline, d. of Frederick Wallroth, and has issue —

Richard Frederick Wells, Gentleman, b. 19 13 ; and

Walter Reginald Wells, Gentleman, b. 19 19. Clubs —

Union, M.C.C.

Gerard Aylmer Wells, Esq., Captain R.N., b. 1879 ;

m. 1910, Jocelyn Mary, d. of William Mort, and has

issue — John Gerard Wells, Gentleman, b. 19 15 ; Elizabeth

Ann; and Susan Jocelyn. Club — United Service.

Oswald Henry Wells, Gentleman, b. 1885 ; m. 1912,

Murielle Brougham. Res. — 37 De Vere Gardens, W.8.

Son of Frederick Octavius Wells, Esq., Chief Justice,

Bengal Civil Service, b. 1803 ; d. 1847 ; m. Maria

Alicia, d. of Col. Richard Scott, H.E.I.C.S., of

Shrewsbury : —

Rev. Harry Morland Wells, Clerk in Holy Orders,

B.A. (Cambs.), b. 1841 ; m. Frances Ellen Paterson,

d. of Joseph Busk, Esq., J. P. of Codicote, Herts., and

has had issue — (1) Rev. Richard Busk Paterson Wells,

Clerk in Holy Orders, b. 1873 [m. Katherine, d. of

G. Leveson-Gower, of Titsey Place, Surrey] ; (2) Comdr.

Harry Lionel Wells, R.N., b. 1875 [m. Eleanor, d. of

Captain Herbert R. Lampriere, 67th Regt. ; and has

issue — Rainald Wells, Gentleman, b. 1906] ; (3) Rainald

Wells, Gentleman, b. 1876 ; d. 1905 ; (4) Neville Wells,

Gentleman, b. 1880 [m. Mary Irvine, and d. 1918, leaving

issue — Harry Wells, Gentleman, b. ]; (5) Rev. Arthur

Reginald Wells, b. 1883 \m. Margaret Hodgson, and has

issue — John Julius Wells, Gentleman, b. ] ; (6)

Mildmay Francis Wells, Gentleman, b. 1888 ; and 3

daughters. Res. — 17 Queensgate Gardens, S.W.7.

WELLS (H. Coll.). Azure, on a chevron between three
demi-sea-lions couped argent, as many fountains proper.
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the




colours, a demi-sea-lion argent, holding between the paws
a fountain proper. Motto — " Ultima experior."

Sons of John Septimus Wells, b. ; d. ; m.

Ellen, d. of Thomas Henry Sanderson : — ■
Thomas Henry Sanderson-Wells (addit. name of Sander-
son adopted bv Deed-Poll 1904), Esq., M.B.E., M.D.
(Lond.), F.R.C.S.E., M.R.C.S. (Eng.), J. P. co. Dorset,
late Capt. R.A.M.C, b. 1871. Club— R.A.C.

John Sanderson Sanderson-Wells (addit. name of Sander-
son adopted by Deed-Poll 1904), Gentleman, R.I., b. 1872 ;
m. 1900, Florence Winifred, d. of George Cawthorne Sykes.
Res.— 8 Bedford Park Mansions, Bedford Park, W.

WELMAN (H. Coll.). Argent, on a bend gules, between
two apples vert, three mullets or. Mantling' gules and ar-
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argent, holding between the paws an apple as in the arms,
charged with a mullet or. Motto — " Dei providentia
juvat."

Son of Charles Noel Welman, Esq., J. P., D.L. , of

Poundisford Park and Norton Manor, Somerset, by his

wife Annette Elizabeth, d. of Cornelius Henry Bolton

of Maidenhead, Queen's County, Ireland: —

Frederick Tristram Welman, Gentleman, b. 1849; m -

1883, Mary (d. ), d. of Briscoe Ray of Torquay; and

has issue — Agnes Mary Stella. Res. —

Son of Henry Acton Welman, Gentleman, b. 1856 ;

d. 1928 ; m. 1882, Mary Lastitia, d. of late Rev. Sir

Paul William Molesworth, Bart. , of Pencarrow : —

Paul Arundell Welman, Esq., M.C., Capt. 4th Batt.

Duke of Cornwall's L.I., b. 1890; m. 1917, Clare Helen,

d. of the late Thomas Fitzpatrick, P. W.D., India, and has

issue — 3 daus. Res.— Trewarthenick, Grampound Road,

Cornwall.

WELSH-ANDERTON of Sandridge (H. Coll.). Quar-
terly, 1 and 4, sable, on a chevron invected argent, between
four shackbolts, three in chief and one in base of the last, a
cinquefoil of the first and (for distinction) a canton ermine
(Anderton) ; 2 and 3, or, a spear erect proper, over all a
saltire argent, charged with five fishes of the field (Welsh).
Mantling sable and argent. Crests — 1. on a wreath of
the colours, a stork argent, holding in its beak three
cinquefoils slipped or, and resting the dexter leg on a
shackbolt sable, charged (for distinction) on the breast
with an annulet gules (Anderton) ; 2. on a wreath of the
colours, on a mount vert a gryphon's head erased gules
(Welsh).

Son of : —

Francis Welsh-Anderton, Gentleman, B.A. , b. ; m.

, Francis Maude, d. of Anderton ; and has issue.

Res. — Sandridge, Rhyl, co. Flint.

WELWOOD, see MACONOCHIE-WELWOOD.

WEMYSS 01 Wemyss Castle (L.O., circa 1672 and
2 Nov. 1910). Quarterly, 1 and 4, or, a lion rampant
gules (Wemyss) ; 2 and 3, argent, a lion rampant sable
(Glen). Crest— A swan proper. Motto — "Jepense."
Supporters — Two swans proper.

Only son of the late Randolph Gordon Erskine-

Wemyss, D.L. , J. P. of Wemyss, b. 1858; d. 1908;

m, 1884, Lady Lilian Mary Paulett, only d. of 14th

Marquess of Winchester : —
Michael John Erskine- Wemyss, Esq., Capt. late R.H.G.,
b 1888 ; m. 1918, Lady Victoria Cavendish-Bentinck, only
d. of 6th Duke of Portland, and has issue — David Erskine-
Wemyss, Esq. , b. 1920 ; Andrew Michael John Erskine-
Wemyss, Esq., b. 1925. Seat — Wemyss Castle, East
Wemyss, co. Fife, N.B.

WEMYSS-CHARTERIS-DOUGLAS (L.O., 1672-7)
Quarterly, 1 and 4, argent, a fesse azure within a double
tressure flory counterflory gules ; 2 and 3, or, a lion ramp-
ant sable. Mantling gules, doubled ermine. Crest—-
Upon a wreath of his liveries, a swan proper. Supporters
— Two swans proper. Mottoes — " Je pense"( Wemyss) ;
" This our charter " (Charteris) ; " Forward " (March).

Son of Rt. Hon. Sir Francis Richard Wemyss-Charteris-

Douglas, 10th Earl of Wemyss, G C.V.O., b. 1818 ; d.

1914: m. 1st, 1843, Lady Anne Frederica Anson (d.

1896), second d. of 1st Earl of Lichfield : — ■
Rt. Hon. Hugo Richard Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas,
nth Earl of Wemyss (25 June 1633), and Baron Elcho,
Earl of March, Viscount Peebles, and Baron Douglas of
Neidpath, Baron Wemyss of Wemyss, co. Fife, Lord-
Lieut, co. Haddington, D.L. Peebles, M.P. Haddington
1883-5 an d Ipswich 1886-95, late Hon. Col. 7th Vol. Batt.
Royal Scots, b. 1857; m. 1883, Mary Constance, d. of the
late Hon. Percy Scawen Wyndham, M.P. ; and has issue —
(1) Hugo Francis Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, commonly
called Lord Elcho, Lieut. Gloucestershire Yeo., b. 1884;
killed in action 1916 [m. 191 1, Lady Violet Katherine
Manners, d. of 8th Duke of Rutland ; and left issue — Francis
David Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, commonly called Lord
Elcho, b. 1912; Hon. Martin Michael Charles Wemyss-
Charteris-Douglas] ; (2) Hon. Guy Lawrence Wemyss-
Charteris-Douglas, Lieut, late Scots. Gds. (S.R.), b. 1886
[m. 1912, Frances Lucy (d. 1925), d. of Francis John
Tennant of Lympne Castle, Kent ; and has issue — Hugo
Francis Guy Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, Esq., b. 1922;
Ann Geraldine Mary ; Frances Laura ; and Mary Rose



(Res.— 26 Catherine Street, Buckingham Gate, S.W.)] ;
(3) Hon Ivo Alan Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, Lieut.
1st. Batt. Gren. Gds., b. 1896; killed in action 1915 ;
Lady Cynthia Mary Evelyn [m. 1910, Hon. Herbert
Asquith ; and has issue] ; Lady Mary [m. 1915, Hon.



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