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and Gwendolen Haigh (deceased); m. and, Feb. 11, 1892,
Hon. Gertrude Emily Bateman- Hanbury (d. 1927), third
dau. of William, 2nd Lord Bateman ; and by her has had
Issue— (2) Edmund Walter Hanbury Wood, Esq., late
Lieut. 2nd Life Gds., served Great War, M.P. Stalybridge
and Hyde Div., Cheshire, 1924-29, b. Nov. 16, 1898 [m.
1920, Margaret, only child of G. Coles Walton ; and has
issue — Rhona Gertrude Jean (Res. — 57 Eaton Square, S.W. 1.
Club — Carlton)] ; (3) Geoffrey Edward Fitzroy Wood,
Gentleman, b. Nov. 9, 1900, d. Jan. 1, 1901. Estates— Hen-
grave, co. Suffolk ; Ivington, co. Hereford ; Whitfield, co.
Derby; Gatehead, co. Yorks. ; Forrest, Stewartry of Kirk-
cudbright. Seats — Hengrave Hall, Bury St. Edmund's,
Suffolk ; Whitfield, Derbyshire ; Forrest Lodge, Galloway,
N.B. Clubs— Carlton, Bachelors', New University, Con-

WOOD of Henley Hall (H. Coll., 1833). Or, a lion
rampant between three boars' heads erased sable. Mant-
ling sable and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
demi-man wreathed about the temples and waist with oak-

leaves fructed, the dexter hand holding a club in bend all
proper, the sinister arm extended, the hand grasping a
wolfs head erased sable. Motto — " Deus robur meum."
Sons of John Baddeley Wood, Esq., M.A. (Oxford),
J. P. and D. L. co. Salop (High Sheriff 1897), b 1849;
d, 1 91 1 ; m. 1876, his cousin, Elizabeth Marianne, only
child and heiress of Nicholas Price Wood of The Hall,
Wirksworth, co. Derby : —
Lt.-Col. Nicholas Price Wood, late Major 12th Lancers,
served throughout the S. African War and Great War, b.
1877. Seats — Henley Hall, Ludlow ; The Woodlands,
Meiton Mowbray. Clubs— Cavalry, Boodle's.

Edmund Baddeley Wood, Gentleman, b. 1884; m. 1911,
Madeline Anita Beatrice, d. of Charles Albert Baxter.

WOOD of Shaldon Manor. Gules, three naked savages
proper, each holding in the sinister hand a shield argent
charged with a cross flory gules, and in the dexter a club
resting on the shield of the second, on a chief invected or,
an estoile between two fleurs-de-lys azure. Mantling gules
and argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a
naked. arm embowed, couped at the shoulder, holding a
club all proper, pendent from the wrist a shield, as in the
arms. Motto — " Non ligno cruce."

Only surv. son of John Gathorne Wood, Esq., of
Shalden Manor, Alton, co. Hampshire, J. P. and D.L. ,
b. 1839 ; d. 1929 ; m. 1st, 1862, Susan Mary (d. 1864),
only d. of Edward Pennefather, Esq., Q.C., J. P. of
Rathsalla, co. Wicklow : 2nd, 1866, Hon. Mary Anne
(d. 1913), eld. d. of the Rt. Hon. James Hewitt, 4th
Viscount Lifford: —
Ernest Gathorne Wood, Gentleman, b. 1869. Seat —
Shalden Manor, Alton, co. Hampshire.

WOOD. Azure, a chevron nebuly or, between two oak-
trees eradicated in chief and a hand erect holding a pen in
in bend sinister in base proper. Mantling azure and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-man
affrontee, holding over his dexter shoulder a club all

proper, and resting his sin ster hand upon a saltire or, and
issuing from the wreath on the dexter side an acorn slipped
and leaved also proper. Motto — "Non sibi sed aliis."
Livery — Purple, with primrose facings.

Only son of Joseph Snell Wood, Gentleman, of

Kensington Court, London, b. 1853; d. 1920; m.

1875, Elena Maria Umilta (d. 1919), dau. of Torello

Ambuchi of Florence : —
Harold Charles Putney Wood, Gentleman, b. 1881.
Res. — 200 Gloucester Terrace, W.2.




WOOD. Ermine, a wolf rampant sable, collared or, on
a chief indented gules, an oak-leaf between two acorns
slipped and leaved proper. Mantling sable and argent.

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Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a wolfs head erased
sable, gorged with a collar or, the collar charged on the
band with three oak-leaves vert, between two acorns
slipped and leaved proper. Motto — " Loyal en tout."

Sons of Sir Lindsay Wood, 1st Bart., of The
Hermitage, Durham, M.A. , J. P. and D.L. co. Durham
(High Sheriff 1889), b. 1834 ; d. 1920 ; m. 1873, Emma
Barrett {d. 1891), fourth dau. of Samuel Goodwin
Barrett of Heighington, co. Durham : —
Sir Arthur Nicholas Lindsay Wood, 2nd Bart. (27 Sept.
1897), late Capt. Northumberland Art., b. 1875. Res. —
The Hermitage, Chester-le-Street ; Allean House, Perth-

Henry Lindsay Wood, Esq., Major 1st Batt. Oxford-
shire L.I. (Res.), served in S. Africa 1899-1902, and in
the European War 1914 (wounded), 6.1878. Res. —

Son of Collingwood Lindsay Wood. Esq., Capt. 18th
Hussars, b. 1881 ; killed in action 191 5 ; m. 1907,
Lilian, d. of William Sopper, Esq., J. P. : —
Ian Lindsay Wood, Gentleman, b. 1909. Res. —

Yngst. son of Sir Lindsay Wood, 1st Bart, (see
above) : —
Robert Lindsay Wood, Esq.,M.C, Lt.-Col. R.E.(T.A.),
D.L. co. Durham, b. 1884. Res. — The Hermitage, Chester-

WOOD (H. Coll.). Quarterly argent and or, the mace
of the Lord Mayor of London in pale, between an oak-tree
on a mount vert, fretted proper, in the first and fourth
quarters, and in the second and third a bull's head erased
sable, charged on the neck with a bezant. Mantling 1 vert
and argent. Crest— Out of a mural crown argent, a demi-
-wild man wreathed about the temples with oak fructed, in
the dexter hand an oak-tree eradicated and fructed, and in
rthe sinister a club all proper. Motto — " Defend."

Son of Sir John Page Wood, 5th Bart., Lt.-Col. and
Brev.-Col. late 2nd Batt. Border Regt. (ret. 1909), b.
i860; d. 1 91 2; m. 1896, Violet Marv Frances Stuart,
d. of the late H. Stuart Johnson of Edinburgh : —

Sir John Stuart Page Wood, 6th Bart. (16 Dec. 1837),
of Hatherley House, co. Gloucester, Comdr. (ret.) R.N.,
served Great War (despatches), 6. 1897 ; m. 1919, Barbara
Arundell, d. of Maj. Arundell Clarke, Roy. N. Devon
Hussars, of Fremington, N. Devon ; and has issue — John
Hatherley Page Wood, Esq., b. 192 1 ; Matthew Wood,
Esq., b. 1924. Res. — 7 Thurloe Square, S.W.7.

Sons of Field-Marshal Sir (Henry) Evelyn Wood,
G.C.B. (1891), G.C.M.G. (1882), V.C., D.L.,
served in Crimean Campaign, Indian Mutiny, Ashanti
War, South African War, Egyptian Expedition, and
Soudan Expedition, b. 1838 ; d. 1919 ; m. 1867, Hon.
Mary Paulina (who died 1891), sister of the Right Hon.
the fourth Viscount Southwell, K.P. : —
Evelyn FitzGerald Michell Wood, Esq., D.S.O., O.B.E.,
late Lt.-Col. London Bde., R.G.A., and Major Royal
Dragoons, Sec. City of London T. Assoc, one of H.M'.s
Lieutenants for City of London, served Ashanti 1895-6,
S. Africa 1899-1900 (desp.), and Great War 1915-18 (desp.
twice), b. 1869 ; m. 1st, 1893, Lilian (d. 1910), dau. of the
late Charles Edward Hutton, and has issue — three daus. ;
2nd, 1915, Kathleen, d. of R. Morton, and widow of
H. Page Wood, and has further issue — Mathew Wake-
field Drury Evelyn Wood, Esq., b. 1917; and one dau.
Res.— Norwood Lodge, Weeley, R.S.O., Essex. Club —
Army and Navy.

Charles Michell Wood, Esq., C.M.G., D.S.O., Col. late
Northumberland Fus. , b. 1873; m. 1915, Olive Mary de
Bathe, d. of Major H. Miles, of Bude. Res. — 6 Hartland
Terrace, Bude, Cornwall.

Arthur Herbert Wood, Esq., Capt. late Scottish Rifles, b.
1877 ; m. 1900, Ethel, dau. of A. Duncan ; and has issue —
Evelyn Ronald Wood, Gentleman, b. 1903. Res. —

Sons of George Orme Western Wood, Gentleman, of
Summerton, Queensland, b. 1868; d. 1926; m. 1904,
Helen Portia, d. of Adam Davidson of Darling
Downs, Queensland : —
Ernest Creswell Gaden Western Wood, Gentleman, b.
1906. Res. — Summerton, Southport, Queensland, Australia.
Bernard Page Wood, Gentleman, b. 1908.
Evelyn Hatherley Davidson Wood, Gentleman, b. 191 1.

WOOD (1530, Ped. recorded H. Coll.). Sable, a fesse
cottised argent, between three lions' heads erased of the
same, ducally crowned or.

Eld. son of Charles Herbert Wood, Gentleman,
b. 1854 ; d. 1921 ; m. 1886, Susanna Grace, d. of
William Joseph Shearburn, of Culverton Lodge,
Dorking : —
Herbert Edward Wood, Esq., Lt.-Col. late E. Lanes.
Regt., b. 1890. Res. — 16 Stanwick Road, W.14.

Sons of Thomas Wood, Gentleman, of Dorking,
Surrey, b. 1823 ; d. 1906 ; m. 1st , ;

2nd 1871, Mary Sims, d. of William Edward Smith
of Ramsgate, and Upper Bedford Place, W. : —
Ernest James Wood, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Vancouver City, B.C.

Frederic Leslie Wood, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.),
b. 1874. Res. — 17 Girdlers Road, W.14. Clubs —
Oxford Union, Authors'.

Gerald St. John Wood, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Elmira, New York, U.S.A.

Son of Wood, of , b. ;

d. ; m. , :—

William Wood, Esq., J. P., b. . Res.— Braes,

Hurstpierpoint, Sussex.

Son of Wood, b. ; d. ; m. : —

William Henry Wood, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Southwick, Sussex.

WOOD of Pantglas (H. Coll.). Per fesse gules and

sable, a lion rampant argent and in chief two tau crosses

of the last. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a

wreath of the colours, a blackamoor's head in profile,

couped at the shoulders proper, wreathed with cinquefoils

or, in front thereof three mascles interlaced fessewise also or.

Sons of Stanley Rose Wood, Gentleman, of Pantglas,

and Belmont, Sidmouth, b. 1848; d. 1920; m. 1882,

Elizabeth Anne {d. 1827), d. of George Jones, late of

Ash, Salop : —

James Hatton Wood, Esq., Barrister-at-Law, Inner

Temple, late temp. Capt. R.A.S.C, B.A. Oxon., Lord of

the Manor of Rivers Hall, and other manors in Essex and

Suffolk, b. 1886 ; m. 1915, Doris Frances, yngst. d. of

Thomas Scales Carter, late of Ilkley, Yorks. ; and has issue

—Katharine Rosemary Hatton ; and Doris Marigold




Hatton. Seat — Pant Glas, Trawsfyndd, Merioneth. Res.
— Olney, View Road, Highgate, N.6.

Richard Stanley Wood, Gentleman, B.A. Oxon. , b. 1899.

WOOD of St. Mary's Mount, Peebles (L.O., 27 Nov.
1907). Argent, an oak-tree eradicated proper, fructed or,
on a chief gules, a cannon gold. Mantling gules,

doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of his liveries, >;a
leopard's face proper. Motto — " Perseverantia vincit."
Son of : —

The late Thomas Wood, Esq., of St. Marys Mount,
Peebles, D.L. co. of city of Edinburgh, J. P. Midlothian,
formerly for sixteen years Provost of Portobello, b. ;

WOOD of Gwernyfed (H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4,
sable, a bull passant argent (Wood); 2. argent, a stag
trippant proper, hoofed and attired or, bearing between
his horns a royal crown or (Williams of Elham) ; 3. argent,
a chevron between three cocks gules, on a chief sable as
many spear-heads of the first sanguinated (Williams of
Gwernyfed). Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-
lion rampant or, gorged with a wreath azure and gules,
on each side an oak-branch proper. Motto — "Taurus
gaudet in silvis. "

Son of Thomas Wood of Littleton, J. P., M.P. for

Middlesex 1837-47, Lieut.-Gen. in the Army, sometime

Col. Grenadier Guards, b. 1804 ; d, 1872 ; m. 1848,

Frances (d. 1892), youngest d. of John Henry Smyth,

M.P. , of Heath Hall, co. Yorks., by his wife, Lady

Elizabeth Fitzroy, d. of George Henry, 4th Duke of

Grafton, K.G. : —

Thomas Wood, Esq., J. P. and D.L. co. Brecon, J. P.

Middlesex, Radnor, and Hants., late Capt. Grenadier

Guards, late Lieut. -Col. 1st Brecon R. Volunteers, b. 1853;

m. 1883, Hon. Rhona Cecilia Emily Tollemache, only d.

of 1st Lord Tollemache of Helmingham ; and has had issue

— (1) Thomas David Wood, Gentleman, b. 1885 ; (2) Einon

Alexander Wood, Gentleman, b. 1886; d. 1925; Elyned

Rhona [m. 1910, Charles Hore Ruthven ; and has issue] ;

and Marslie Joyce [m. 1918, Lt.-Col. Charles Montagu

Truman, D.S.O., 12th Lancers ; and has issue]. Seat —

Gwernyfed Park, Three Cocks, R.S.O. , co. Brecon. Res. —

9 Bracondale, Norwich. Clubs— Guards', Carlton.

Son of Maj.-Gen. Edward Alexander Wood, C.B. ,
late 10th Hussars, b. 1841 ; d. 1898; m. 1871, Janet,

d. of Caledon Dupre Alexander of Sutton Place
Guildford : —
Rev. Edward Francis Wood, b. 1875. ^ es - —

Sons of Henry James Theodore Wood, Esq., M.A.,.
J. P. co. Bucks. , B. L. of the Inner Temple and Lincoln's
Inn, M.A.,b. 1863; d. 1918 ; m. 1889, Ellen Beatrice-
(Res. — 32 Clanricarde Gardens, W.), d. of Capt. S. H.
Jones-Parry : —
Nicholas Crispin Wood, Gentleman, b. 1900.
James Templeton Wood, Gentleman, b. 1906. Res. —
Sons of Rev. Peter Almeric Leheup Wood, Vicar of
Newent, co. Gloucester, and Canon of Middleham,
b. 1816; d. 1897; m. 1845, Caroline Elizabeth, d. of
Hon. Sir William Wightman, Judge of the Court of
Queen's Bench : —
Rev. Herbert Wood, b. 1855 ; m. 1892 ; and has issue —
Mary. Res. —

Richard Somervile Wood, Gentleman, b. i860; m. 1887,
Frances, d. of Alfred Moodie, Barrister-at-Law ; and has
had issue — (1) Francis Leheup Wood, Gentleman, b. 1887
[tn. 1914, Phyllis, d. of Col. Coglan, C.B., of Headingley,
Leeds]; (2) Almeric Wood, Gentleman, b. 1891 ; killed in
action 1915 ; and Edith Violet. Res. —

Son of Capt. Charles Watkins Arthur Harcourt
Wood of Carleton Lodge, Pontefract, b. ; d. 1878 ;

tn. , Maria Louisa, d. of B. D. Eldiidge of Carle-

ton, Yorks. :■ —
Alexander Vaughan Leipzic Wood, Esq., D.S.O., Maj.
late 5th Lancers, b. 1867 ; m. 1909, Marjorie Florence, only
child of the late William Henry Makins, 13th Hussars.
Res. — Glen House, Wimborne. Club — Cavalry.

WOOD of Brixworth Hall (H. Coll.). Argent, issuing
from a mount in base an oak-tree fructed proper,
on a chief azure three cross crosslets or. Mantling azure
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, upon a

mount, a wild man wreathed about the loins and head
with oak, holding in the dexter hand a club supported on
the shoulder, and resting the sinister hand upon the
stump of an oak-tree sprouting to the sinister all proper,
pendent from the neck by a ribbon sable a bugle-horn
gold. Motto—" Defend."

Eldest son of William Thomas Dixie Wayte Wood,
of Brixworth Hall, b. 1848 ; d. 1916 ; m. 1870,
Florinda Sarah (d. 1927), d. of the Rev. Canon John




Fiennes Twistleton Crampton, Rector of Aughrim,

Galway : —
William Thomas Vere Wayte Wood, Gentleman, Lord
of the Manor of Brixworth, late 1st Dragoon Gds.,
served South Africa and Gieat War, b. 1871. Seat —
Brixworth Hall, co. Northampton. Res.— Brixworth
Manor, co. Northampton. Clubs — Cavalry, Army and
Navy, Ranelagh.

The late AUGUSTUS WOOD-ACTON, Esquire,
J. P. for the cos. of Somerset, Salop, and Hereford, and
also a D.L. for the last named county. Born November 1,
1842, being the younger son of the late John Wood of
Martock, in the county of Somerset, by his wife Mary Anne,
daughter of the Reverend Thomas Coleman, Rector of
Church Stretton, in the county of Salop, and niece of
Thomas Pendarves Stackhouse-Acton of Acton-Scott ; and
assumed the surname of Acton in addition to and after his
patronymic, with the arms of Acton, by Royal Licence in
the year 1874. Armorial bearings (Roy. Lie. 1874, H.
Coll.). Gules, two lions passant argent, between nine cross
crosslets fitchee or. Married, July 15, 1880, Laura Char-
lotte, daughter of the Reverend Richard Surtees, Rector of
Holtby, in the county of York ; and died 1918, leaving
issue — Joyce Stackhouse. who married 1923, Richard
Charles Fullerton Smith of Manton, New Zealand ; and has
issue. Estate — Acton-Scott, Church Stretton, Shropshire.

late Col. commanding Duke of Connaught's Own
Sligo Artillery, S. D. , A.D.C. to the King, and previously
to Queen Victoria, J. P. and D.L. co. Sligo, High Sheriff
1877. Born July 16, 1847, being the only son of James
Wood, Esq., J. P., of Woodville, co. Sligo, by his wife
Anne, eldest dau. of Abraham Martin, Esq., J. P., D.L.,
of Cleveragh, co. Sligo; assumed the additional surname
and arms of Martin by Royal Licence in 1874. Armorial
bearings — Quarterly, 1 and 4, sable, a chevron between
three crescents argent (for Martin) ; 2 and 3, argent, an
oak-tree fructed, growing out of a mount in base all proper,
in the dexter chief point a crescent gules (for Wood).
Crests — 1. on a wreath of the colours, a lion rampant
proper, holding in the dexter paw a crescent or (for
Martin) ; 2. upon a wreath of the colours, a demi-savage
proper, wreathed about the temples and loins vert, and
charged on the breast with a crescent gules, in his dexter
hand an oak-tree fructed, and in his sinister a club
resting on his shoulder all also proper. Mottoes — Under
the arms, "Hinc fortior et clarior " ; above the second
crest, " Fructu cognoscitur arbor." Livery — Dark blue,
braid facings. Married, Nov. 1873, Frances Dora (d. 1905),
eldest dau. of Roger Dodwell Robinson, Esq., J. P., of
Wellmount, co. Sligo; and has had Issue — (1) James
Isidore Wood-Martin, Esq., Capt. Northants. Regt., Lt.-
Col. comdg. nth Soudanese Regt., served in the war in
South Africa and in the Bahr-el-Gazel, Soudan (three
medals and six clasps and Order of the Medjidie), b. Sept. 3,
1874 ; killed in Great War ; (2) Henry Roger Bromhead
Wood-Martin, Esq. (High Sheriff 1912), b. Oct. 3, 1875
(Res. — Stephen Street, Sligo) ; (3) Gregory Gonville
Cuff Wood Martin, Esq., Lieut. R.N., b. April 2,1878;
(4) Francis Winchester Wood-Martin, Esq., Capt. Suffolk
Regt., served in S. Africa (two medals and five clasps),
b. Feb. 27, 1880; killed in action 1915; Nora (d. 1912);
and Kathleen. Estates — Woodville, Cleveragh, and Bloom-
field, co. Sligo. A ddress— Cleveragh, Sligo. Club — Army
and Navy.

WOODD, formerly of Conyngham Hall, Knaresborough
(Vns. Salop, 1623 and 1663). Gules, three demi-savages,
each holding a club over the dexter shoulder or. Motto — ■
" Non nobis." Livery — Claret colour, piped with scarlet,
scarlet facings and silver buttons.

Son of Rev. Basil Kilvington Woodd, LL.M. , b.

1842 ; d. 1886 ; m. 1866, Esther Harriet, second d. of

Rev. Edmund Hollond of Benhall Lodge, Suffolk : —
Basil Aubrey Hollond Woodd, Esq., J. P. West Riding
Yorksandco. Somerset, Barr.-at-Law, B. A. (Camb.), served
Great War as Capt. 5th Batt. Somerset L.I., formerly Lieut.
Yorks. Hussars Imp. Yeo. , b. 1868; m. 1895, Rosalie, ygst.
d. of John Dyson of Moorlands, nr. Crewkerne, co.
Somerset; and has surv. issue — Elaine Joan [m. 1921,
Herbert Norton, of Talycafn, N. Wales]. Seat— Abbots-
field, nr. Taunton. Res. — 23 Royal Crescent, Bath.
Club — Athenasum.

Sons of Robert Ballard W T ooddof Dunfeurach, Innellan,

N.B., and of Woodlands, Hampstead, b. 1816; d~
1901 ; m. 1849, Barbara Matthew, d. of M.T. Bethune,
M.D. , of Inverness : —
Basil Robert Woodd, Gentleman, b. 1851. Res. —
Arthur Bethune Woodd, Esq., Lieut. -Comdr. late
R.N.V.R.,M.A. (Camb.),£. 1852; m. 1887, Alice Augusta,
d. of Rev. A. Peache ; and has had issue — Alec Bethune
Peter Woodd, Gentleman, 6 1888; killed in action 1918 ;
Ursula Sheffield ; and Armorel Lettice. Res. — Milford-on-
Sea, Hants.

John Henry Townsend Woodd, Gentleman, M.A., b. 1855;
m. 2nd, 1908, Ada Murray, eld. d. of James Merrick
Gavin of Hampstead ; and has issue — Basil Bethune
Neville Woodd, Gentleman, b. 1908. Res. — Kingsgate,.
Rolvenden, Kent.

Sons of Charles Henry Lardner Woodd, Esq., J. P.,

of Oughtershaw Hall, Yorks., b. 1821 ; d. 1893; m. 2nd„

1864. Jane, only d. of Joseph Harris of Westcotes,

Leicester : —

Rev. Trevor Basil W'oodd, M.A., LL.B., Vicar of St.

John's with St. Saviour's,^. 1866. Estates — Oughtershaw,

and Starbottom Farm, Langstrothdale, York. Res. —

Oughtershaw Hall, Skipton, Yorks. ; 12 Fitzroy Square, W.

Club — Oxford and Cambridge.

Rev. Charles Hampden Basil Woodd, M.A,. formerly
Missionary at Osaka, Japan, b. 1869 ; m. 1903, Elfrida,
eld. d. of the Rt. Rev. George Frederick Hose, Bishop of
Singapore and Sarawak; and has issue — (1) Frederick
Hampden Basil Woodd, Gentleman, b. 1906; (2) Basil
John Woodd, Gentleman, b. 1907; Mary Emily; Ruth
Elfrida ; and Jane Monica. Res. — Pleshey Vicarage

WOODGATE (H. Coll.). Argent, on a chevron azure,
between three squirrels each holding an acorn, as many-
acorns leaved and slipped proper. Mantling azure and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a squirrel as
in the arms in front of two branches of oak in saltire proper.
Motto — " Spe diligentia numine."

Second son of Rev. Gordon Woodgate, M.A., Rector

of Tydd St. Giles, Cambs. (son of Francis Woodgate

of Hawkwell), b. 1845 ; d. 1925 ; m. 1875, Laura, d. of

George Frederick Busbridge, of West Mailing Lodge,.

Kent : —

Giles Musgrave Gordon Woodgate, Esq., F.S.G.,

Solicitar of the Supreme Court, late temp. Capt. and

Staff Capt. at General Headquarters, B.E.F. (France),

b. 1886. Estate — Hawkwell, Pembury, Kent. Res.^

Leverington House, Leverington, Cambs.

Lt.-Coi.. HENRY WOODHEAD, C.M.G., comdg.
Duke of Edinburgh's Own Volunteer Rifle Corps. Born
, being the eldest son of the late Sir John Woodhead of
Holmfirth, Sea Point, Cape Town, Knight Bachelor, four
times Mayor of Cape Town. Armorial bearings — Per
chevron nebuly argent and azure, two oak-trees in chief and
an African bush-buck's head and neck affrontee and erased
in base, all proper. Mantling azure and argent. Crest
Upon a wreath of the colours, an African bush-buck's head
couped proper, gorged with the battlements of a tower or,
between on the dexter side an oak-branch fructed proper,
and on the sinister a rose argent, stalked and leaved vert.
Motto — " .Equo animo. " Seat — Myton, Claremont, Cape
Town, Cape of Good Hope. Postal address — Volunteer
Headquarters, Cape Town, S. Africa.

WOODHOUSE (H. Coll.). Per fesse or and azure,,
issuant in chief a hurst of three oak-trees proper, in base
two bars wavy argent. Mantling azure aud or. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, a demi-woodman proper,
issuant out of a wreath of roses argent, barbed and
seeded also proper, supporting in the dexter hand an axe
or. Motto — " Labor omnia vincit."

Sons of Sir James Thomas Woodhouse, 1st Baron
Terrington, of Huddersfield, b. 1852 ; d. 1921 ; w.
1876, Jessie (Res. — 162 Oakwood Court, Kensington
W.8.), d. of Walter Reed, of Skidby, Yorks. :—
Rt. Hon. Harold James Selborne Woodhouse, 2nd
Baron Terrington (19 Jan. 1918), O.B.E., J. P. Bucks
[Supporters — On either side an Airedale terrier proper,
gorged with a ducal coronet or], b. 1877; m. 1st, 1918,.
Vera Florence Annie (obtained a divorce 1926),' d. of
A. G. Bousher, and widow of Guy Sebright ; 2nd, 1927,
Rena Humphrey, d. of the late Capt. W. M. Shapland
Swiny, The Black Watch.

Hon. Horace Marton Woodhouse, C.B.E., Barrister-




at-Law, Inner Temple, b. 1887 ; m. 19 14, Valerie, d. of
George Phillips, of Edenbridge ; and has issue — Jame s
Allen David Woodhouse, Esq., b. 1915 ; Christopher
Montague Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 191 7. Res. —
14 Abingdon Court, Kensington, W. ; 2 Harcourt Build-
ings, Temple, E.C. Clubs — Bath, Reform.

WOODHOUSE of Rowley Regis (Vn. Staffs. 1663, Ped.
H. Coll.). Gules, a cross between twelve cross crosslets
or. Mantling gules and or. Crest— Within a ducal
coronet or, a mount vert, issuant therefrom a cross crosslet
gold. Motto — ' ' In hoc signo."

Son of Robert Hall Woodhouse, M.R.C.S. , of Hanover

Square and Ralsbury, Ealing Common, b. 1851; d. 1906;

m. 1880, Minnie, d. of Robert Walker of Glasgow and

Helensburgh :—

Rev. John Walker Woodhouse, b, 1884; tn. 1921,

Kathleen, d. of Canon Harnett, and has issue — Robin

Walker Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 1926; John Walker

Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 1929 ; and Rosemary. Res. —

Christ Church Vicarage, Luton, Beds.

Sons of George Edward Woodhouse, Gentleman,
Member of Dorset C.C., b. 1852; tn. 1st, 1884, Alice
(d. 1889), d. of Sir John Groves of Rodwell, Wey-
mouth ; 2nd, 1892, Susan, d. of Rev. William Fisher,
M.A. :—
Harold Sealy Woodhouse, Esq., twice Mayor of Bland-
ford, served Great War (desp. twice), b. 1893 ; m. 1922,
Ruth, d. of John W. Strange, and has issue — (1) George
Edward Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 1924 ; (2) John Abdon
Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 1926 ; (3) Richard Harold
Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 1929. Res. — Field's Oak,
Blandford, Dorset.

Reginald Fisher Woodhouse, Gentleman, b. 1895. Res. —
Nordon, Blandford, Dorset.

Louis James Woodhouse, Esq., M.C., Capt. Dorset
Regt., b. 1896 ; tn. 1921, Dorothy, d. of Gearing,

and has issue — June. Res. —

Oliver George Woodhouse, Gentleman, Wilts. Regt.,
i. 1901. Res. —

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