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Constance, d. of Rev. R. W. Perry Circuit ; and has issue
— John Louis Woollcombe, Gentleman, Midshipman R.N.,
b. 1910; Michael Louis Woollcombe, Gentleman, b. 1920;
and Cicely Rose. Res. — Fawns, Ermington, S. Devon.

WOOLLCOMBE of Hemerdon (H. Coll.). Argent,
three bars gules. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, a falcon proper, wings displayed
argent, charged with three bars gules, belled and jessed or.

Son of Rev. George Ley Woollcombe (eld. son of Vice-

Adm. George Woollcombe — see below), of Hemerdon,

co. Devon, J. P. Cornwall, M.A. Oxford, b. 1828; d.

1902: tn. 1859, Edith, yngr. d. of the late Henry

Lambe, of Truro : —
George Arthur Ley Woollcombe, Esq., J. P. (a. v.).

Sons of James Younge Woollcombe, Gentleman (eld.

son of William John Woollcombe — see below), b. 1863;

d. 1923; m. 1890, Mabel Constance, d. of Robert

Pagden : —
Humphrey William Woollcombe, Esq., Capt. R. E.
(T.A.), served Great War, b. 1895; m. 1922, Dorothy
Shipley, d. of Rev. Shipley Smith, and has issue— James
Humphrey Woollcombe, Gentleman, b. 1924. Res.
John Frederick Woollcombe, Gentleman, b. 1897.

Yngr. sons of William John Woollcombe, Gentleman

(3rd son of Vice- Adm. George Woollcombe — see below),

b. 1832; d. 1913; m. 1861, Anna Catherine (d. 1912),

d. of Thomas Pode, of Plympton : —
Admiral Maurice Woollcombe, C.B., R.N. (ret.), J. P.,
D.L. Devon, served Great War, A.D.C. to King George
1918, b. 1868; tn. 1897, Ella Margaret, d. of Col. Edward
Roberts, and has issue — Maurice Annesley Woollcombe,
Gentleman, b. 1913; (2) Geoffrey Reginald Woollcombe,
Gentleman, b. 1914. Res. — Beechwood, Thorn Park,

Reginald Woollcombe, Gentleman, b. 1870; tn. 1905,
Violet Anne, d. of Lt.-Col. John Thacker, and has issue —
Michael John Woollcombs, Gentleman, b. 1909. Res. —

Rev. Charles Kenneth Woolcombe, M.A., Rector of
Sidmouth, b. 1871 ; tn. 1913, Florence Eleanor Emily (d.
1915), d. of Rev. William Sewell, and has issue — William
Richard Sewell Woollcombe, Gentleman, b. 1915. Res. —
Sidmouth Rectory, S. Devon.

Alfred Woollcombe, Esq., Fleet. Surg. R.N. (ret.), b.
1873; tn. 1912, Hilda Frances, d. of Rev. N. France.

7th son of Vice-Adm. George Woollcombe, J. P., b.

J 79S I <?• 1865 ; tn. 1827, Mary Elizabeth (d. 1887), d.

of George Ley of Cockington, nr. Torquay : —
Richard Woollcombe, Gentleman, b. 1847; tn. 1874,
Caroline Elizabeth, d. Charles Stooks, and has issue — (1)
Basil Richard Woollcombe, Gentleman, Solicitor, b. 1878 ;
(2) Charles George Ley Woollcombe, Esq., Comdr. R.N.,
b. 1884 [tn. 1916, Gladys Mary, d. of Rt. Rev. Lord Bishop
of Hull]; (3I Frank Rupert Woollcombe, Esq., M.C., Major
R.A., b. 1885 [tn. 1918, Beatrice Elena Alice, d. of the late
Edvarde de Ambriosis of Florence, Italy] ; (4) Rev. Edward
Percy Woollcombe, M.A.(Oxon.). Rector of Sutton, Surrey;
b. 1888 [tn. Elsie, d. of Arthur Wood, of Ilford, and has
issue — 1 son]; (5) Edgar John Woollcombe, Gentleman, b.
1891 [tn. 1923, Joan Alice, d. of R. C. Acland]. Res. —
Starmead, Woking.




WOOLLCOMBE - ADAMS. Quarterly, 1 and 4,

vert, on a cross or, an estoile sable, in the first quarter

a bezant ; 2 and 3, argent, three bars gules. Mantling

vert and or. Crests — 1. on a wreath of the colours, a

talbot azure bezantee, gorged with a collar and ring

attached argent, and resting the dexter paw on an estoile

or ; 2. a falcon, wings expanded proper, each charged

with three bars gules. Motto — "Sub cruce Veritas.''

Only son of Lt.-Col. Edward Woollcombe- Adams,

late R.A., J. P. and D.L. co. Warwick, b. 1842; d.

1914 ; m. 1872, Emma Louisa, d. of Capt. George

Curtis Adams, R.N., J. P., of Ansty Hall, co.

Warwick : —

Cecil Edward George Woollcombe- Adams, Esq., J. P.

co. Warwick, Major late R.F.A., served in S. Africa 1899-

1902 (Queen's medal with 5 clasps, King's medal with 2

clasps), with Egyptian Army (Sudan medal and clasps)

for South Kordofan (has the Order of the Medjidie, 4th

class), and Great War 1914, b. 1873; m. 1911, Evelyn

Frances Adams, widow of Charles Wriothesley Digby of

Meriden Hall, co. Warwick, and d. of Ralph C. Adams

Beck, and has issue — Peter Edward Woollcombe-Adams,

Gentleman, b. 1912 ; and Elizabeth Susan. Seat — Ansty

Hall, near Coventry. Club — Army and Navy.

WOOLLCOMBE - BOYCE (R.L. 25 Aug., 1899)
Quarterly, 1 and 4, vert, fretty argent, a cross of the last,
thereon three acorns leaved and slipped in fesse of the field
(for Boyce) ; 2 and 3, argent, three bars gules (for Wooll-
combe). Mantling vert and argent. Crests— 1. on a
wreath of the colours, a demi-grifnn argent, holding in the
beak an acorn as in the arms, and resting the sinister claw
on an escutcheon vert, charged with two cross crosslets
fitch^e in saltire also argent (for Boyce) ; 2. on a wreath of
the colours, a falcon, wings expanded and inverted proper,
belled and jessed or, on each wing three bars gules (for
Woollcombe). Motto — " Cruce robur." Livery— Green,
white facings.

Only surv. son of Rev. William Woollcombe- Boyce,
M.A. , late Rector of Elkstone, Glos. , b. 1820; d. 1904;
m. 1849, Jane Vivian, only d. of the Rev. William
Woollcombe, B.D., Fellow of Corpus Christi Coll.,
Oxon. , Vicar of Christowe and also of Hennock, co.
Devon : —
William Frederick Reynolds Woollcombe-Boyce, Gentle-
man, M.A. (Oxon.), of the Inner Temple, b. 1857. Res. —
Christowe, Minchin Hampton, Glos.

WOOLLS (H. Coll.). Azure, a fleur-de-lys between two
woolpacks in pale or, as many flaunches argent, each
charged with a wolf passant.

Son of the late Edward Woolls of Uxbridge : —

Alfred D. Woolls, Gentleman, b. . Res. — Fairlight,
Uxbridge, Middlesex.

WOOLRABE of Davidstoun (H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1
and 4, or, upon a mount issuant from the base vert, a raven
proper, on a chief sable, two fleurs-de-lis of the field
(Woolrabe) : 2 and 3, azure, on a fess argent, between two
pheons in chief, aud in base a lion rampant or, armed and
langued gules, a stag couchant of the last, attired sable
(Davidson). Mantling vert and or. Crest— On a wreath
of the colours, a raven wings addorsed proper, holding in
the beak a ring gemmed and resting the dexter claw on a
pheon or, all within two buffalo horns, the dexter per fesse
gold and argent, and the sinister per fesse argent and gold.
Mottoes — (above the crest) "Hoc nomen, hoc numen " ;
(below the arms) " Cui aurum nisi donis." Livery — Dress,
yellow coat and waistcoat, black facings, black breeches
and stockings, gold garters, buttons and buckles ; Undress,
dark drab coat and overcoat with black facings, gold
buttons, and hat band, black and yellow striped waistcoat.
Only surv. son of Hermann Frederick George Woolrabe,
Esq., Dep. Adj. Gen. Imp. Service, of Riccarton, by
Campbell Town, Tasmania, b. 1818 ; d. 1873 ; m. 1859,
Euphemia Jane, d. rf Walter Davidson, of Riccarton,
Meadowbanks, and Camelford, Tasmania : —
Frederick William Woolrabe, Gentleman, F.R.C.P.
(Edin.), F.R.C.S. (Edin.), D.P.H. (Dublin), C.T.M.
(Lond.), Medical Officer Sarawak Govt., Medical Adviser in
Ministry of the Interior Siam, etc., b. 1866; m. 1902,
Margaret, d. of Magnus Leask, of Aswick, ShetKnd.
Estate— Davidstoun, by Campbell Town, Tasmania. Res.
— Rutopi, S. Rhodesia. Clubs — Overseas League, Queens-
land, Salisbury (S. Rhodesia).

WOOLRYCH of Croxley, Herts. , formerly of Dudmastcn,
Shropshire, and of Dynmore, co. Hereford. Quarterly, 1
and 4, azure, on a chevron between three swans, wings
elevated argent, beaked and legged gules, a crescent sable
(Woolryche, 1403) ; 2 and 3, argent, on a bend between
two Cornish choughs sable, three escallops argent (Rowley).
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, an oak-tree proper. Livery — Blue and silver.

Son of Rev. Humphry Fitzroy Woolrych (eld. son of

Humphry William Woolrych, Esq., of Croxley, b. 1795 ;

d. 1871 ; m. 1817, Penelope, d. of Francis Bradford,.

of Great Westwood, Herts.), M.A., late Vicar of Oare,

Faversham, b. 10 Feb. 1823; d. 1904; m. 1862, Mary

Katherine (d. 1914), d. ot J. H. Watson: —

Humphry Stephen Woolrych, Esq., late Major 8th The

King's Regt. , Brev. Lt.-Col. in the Army, b. 1868 ; m. 1892,

Sophie Clara, ygst. d. of C. W. Collis of Hagley House,

Stourbridge; and has issue— Humphry Collis Woolrych,

Esq., Lieut.-Comdr. R. N., b. 1893 \m. 1925, Barbara Olga,

d. of W. N. Calderwood, and has issue — Humphrey Michael

Woolrych, Gentleman, b. 1926]; Mary Joyce [m. 1920,

Cecil Boileau Goad, Esq., Major Indian Army, and has

issue]; and Dorothy Honor [m. 1926, Sir Francis Gordon

Lowe, 2nd Bart.]. Seat — Croxley House, Herts. Res. —

Parrotts, Croxley Green.

Sons of Francis Benson William Woolrych, Gentle-
man (2nd son of Humphry William Woolrych and
Penelope Bradford — see above), b. 1828 ; d. 1907 ; m.
1859, Frances Emily Sherrington : —
Francis Humphrv William Woolrych, Gentleman, b.
1864. Res.— St. Louis, 111., U.S.A.

Leopold Frederick Woolrych, Gentleman, b. 1866. Res.
—Sydney, N.S.W.

Bradford Charles Woolrych, Gentleman, b. 1872. Res
—Sydney, N.S.W.

WOOSNAM of Glandwr (H. Coll.). Per pale sable and
azure, a lion passant argent, between four pheons, three in
chief and one in base, or. Mantling sable and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in a fern-brake proper.

a snake nowed or, thereon preying an eagle also proper,
gutt^e-d e -1' armes.

Son of Maj.-Gen. James Bowen Woosnam, Bombay

R.H.A., of Bicknor Court, Coleford, b. 1812 ; d. 1877 ;

m. 1S37, Agnes, d. of William Bell of Bellview, Queen's

County, Ireland, Esq., J. P. : —
Ven. Charles Maxwell Woosnam, M.A. (Trin. Coll.,




Camb. ), Hon. Canon of Chester, formerly Archdeacon of
Macclesfield, b. 1856; m. 1886, Mary Seely, d. of Hilton
Philipson of Tynemouth ; and has had issue — (1) Charles
Hilton Woosnam, Gentleman, Lieut. 8th Hussars, b. 1889,
d. 1910; (2) Maxwell Woosnam, Gentleman, M.A. Trin.
Coll., Camb., b. 1892 [m. 1917, Edith, d. of Arthur J.
Johnston, and has issue — Maxwell Woosnam, Gentleman,
b. 1922 ; Denise ; and June (Res. — Weaverham Grange,
Hartford, Cheshire)]; Monica [m. 1924, Capt. R. C. Mac-
pherson, The Black Watch] ; and Gaynor. Postal add. —
Aberhafesp Hall, Newtown, Montgomeryshire.

Son of Charles William Woosnam, Esq., J. P. cos.

Brecon and Montgomery, late Capt. 1st Vol. Batt. S.

Wales Borderers, B.A. (Oxon.), b. 1853 ; d. 1920 ;

m. 1883, Minnie Sophia, d. of William Daniel Allen,

Esq., of Endcliffe, near Sheffield : —
Ralph William Woosnam, Esq., Capt. Brecknockshire
Batt. S. Wales Borderers, B.A. (Oxon.), b. 1887. Seat—
Cefnllysgwynne, Builth.

WOON (H. Coll.). Gules, on a pile or, a lotus-flower,
leaved and slipped proper, in base two mural crowns of
the second. Mantling gules and or. Crest — Issuant out
of a mural crown or, a lotus-flower, as in the arms.
Son of Capt. John Woon, R.M. :—

Gen. Sir John Blaxell Woon, K.C.B. (1911), Indian
Army, comdg. 2nd class Dist. India 1904-9, and 9th Div.
S. Army, India, 1910-14, served during Afghan War
1879-80 (medal), with Chin Lushai Exped. 1890 (medal,
clasp), on N.W. Frontier of India 1897-8 (despatches
thrice, medal, clasp, brev. Lt.-Col.), with China Exped.
1900 (despatches, medal, brev. Col.), b. 1856; m. 1901,
Gwendolyn (d. 1928), d. of James Taylor-Smith of Gain-
ford House, Gainford, Durham ; and has issue — Two daus.
Post add. — Mostyn, Egerton Road, Weybridge.

WORDSWORTH (H. Coll.). Argent, three church
bells and a bordure azure. Mantling azure and argent.

Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front ot an antelope's
head erased argent, a staff raguly fessewise azure. Livery
— Green, brass buttons, green and buff striped waistcoat.
Son of John Wordsworth, Esq., Capt. K.O.Y. Light
Inf., 3rd: Batt.. of Black Gates, Yorks., b. 1833; d.
1883; m. 1878, Caroline, d. of J. Bates, Esq. : —
Capt. William Henry Laycock Wordsworth, b. 1880;
m. 1906, Ethel Mary, d. of Richard Rudyard, Esq., J. P.,
of The Hall, Scalby, Yorks. Res. — The Glen, Scalby, Yorks.
Clubs— Bath, Constitutional, Yorks. (York).

U.O. ). Quarterly, 1 and 4 quarterly, i. and iiii. , argent,
an arm issuant from the sinister proper, the hand grasping
a cross crosslet fitchee azure; ii. and iii., argent, a tower
gules, all within a bordure ermine ; 2 and 3, or, three
martlets sable, between two bars wavy gules, in chief three
crescents and in base a portcullis of the second (Workman).
Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crests — 1. on a wreath
of the colours, a tower gules (Macnaghten) ; 2. on a
wreath of the colours, out of a crescent quarterly sable and
or, a Roman fasces erect or (Workman). Mottoes — (Under
arms), " I hope in God " ; (over crests), " Non pas
l'ouvrage mais l'ouvrier." [These arms of Macnaghten
were matriculated in Lyon Register without the bordure,
and without those of Workman, to Sir Frances Workman
Macnaghten, 1st Bart., as Chief of his name and clan,
in 1832, after the death of his elder brother, and again
in 1845 to M'Naghten of Bushmills House, and again in
1878 to Macnaghten of Dundarave, and apparently these
three matriculations are to successive Baronets, and con-
cern themselves and their heirs male only. The other
males of the family apparently take under the Irish Royal
Licence of the double coat].

Sons of Rt. Hon. Sir Edward Macnaghten, Baron
Macnaghten (25 Jan. 1887), 4th Bart., P. C, G.C.B.,
G.C.M.G. , a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary, and a Life
Peer, b. 1830; d. 1913 ; m. 1858, Frances, d. of Rt.
Hon. Sir Samuel Martin, P.C., of Crindle, London-
derry : —
Hon. Sir Francis Alexander Macnaghten, 8th Bart.
[Supporters (L.O.)— Two roebucks proper], b. 1863; s. his
nephew 1916 ; m. 1905, Beatrice, d. of Sir William Ritchie,
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Canada. Seat —
Dundarave, Bushmills, co. Antrim.

Hon. Frederic Fergus Macnaghten, b. 1867; m. 1914,
Ada, d. of the late John Webster. Res. — 19 St. James's
Square, S.W. Clubs — Beefsteak, St. James's.

Hon. Sir Malcolm Martin Macnaghten, K.B.E., K.C.,
b. 1869 ; m. 1889, Antonia Mary, d. of Rt. Hon. Charles
Booth, P.C., of Portballintrae, Bushmills, co. Antrim, and
has issue — Antony Macnaghten, Esq., b. 1899; Mary
Frances; Brigid Alison; Anne Catherine, Res. — 21 Sheffield
Terrace, Kensington, W.8. Clubs — Carlton. United

Son of Col. Arthur William Workman-Macnaghten,
Bombay Cavalry, b. 1835; d. 1919; m. 1861, Louisa
(d. 1929), d. of Nelson Howard, H.E.I.C.S. : —
Francis William Workman-Macnaghten, Gentleman, b.
1865. Res. —

Son of Capt. Elliot Macnaghten, 20th Hussars,

b. 1839; d. 1878; m. 1864, Maria, d. of William

M. Edye : — .

Steuart Edye Macnaghten, Gentleman, Manager

Standard Life Assurance Co. , Edinburgh, b. 1873. Address

— 3 George Street, Edinburgh.

Son of Steuart Lambert Macnaghten, b. 1841 ; d.

1900; m. 1878, Caroline Matilda, d. of Rev. C. J.

Garstin : —

Edmond Loftus Macnaghten, Esq., B.A. (Dub.), Capt.

late R.E. , b. 1879; m. 1912, Ethel Mary, d. of the late

Francis Scaife. Res. — 40 Weymouth Street, W.i ; Polten

End, Berkhamsted, Herts.

Son of Steuart Cecil Macnaghten, Esq. , Capt. R. A. S. C. ,
b. 1881 ; d. 1918 ; m. 1915. Hilda, d. of the late Henry
Jenks: —
Steuart Patrick Macnaghten, Gentleman, b. 1917. Res. —
Son of Alfred Hill Macnaghten, Gentleman, b. 1848;
d. 1915 ; m. 1873, Arabella Marie, d. of William Betts,
of Frenge Hall, Norfolk : —
Balfour Macnaghten, Esq., D.S.O. , Lt.-Col. (ret.) 12th
Lancers, served in S. Africa 1902, and Great War 1914-17,
b. 1875; m. 1902, Hilda, d. of W. G. Lardner ; and has
surv. issue — Daphne. Res. — Hyndens Manor, Holyport,
Berks. Club — Cavalry.

Son of Russell Elliot Macnaghten, Gentleman, B.A.
(Camb.), Barrister-at-Law, Professor of Greek Univ.
Coll., B.C., b. i860; d. 1918; m. 1891, Mary, d. of
Frederick Barry:—
Ronald Frederick Macnaghten, Esq., D.S.O., Capt.
Canadian Inf., b. 1893. Res. — North Vancouver, B.C.
Son of Elliot Macnaghten, I.C.S., Barrister-at-Law,
b. 1837; d. 1875 ; m. 1859, Jane Maria (d. 1891), d. of
the late T. G, Vibart, B.C.S. :—
Terence Charles Macnaghten, Esq., C.M.G., C.B.E.,
B.A. (Oxon.), Administrator of St. Christopher and Nevis,
Leeward Islands, b. 1872. Res. — Government House, St.




Christopher, Leeward Islands; 36 Chapel Street, S.W. 1.
Clubs — Brooks's, Reform.

Sons of Col. William Hay Macnaghten, C.B. , b. 1842;

d. 1889; m. 1869, Alice Ellen, d. of Lt.-Gen. M. J.

Brander : —

Col. Ernest Brander Macnaghten, C.M.G., D.S:C, Hon.

Brig. -Gen. 1920, late R.A. , A.D.C. to King George since

1920, has Croix de Guerre, b. 1&72 ; in. 1906, Yvonne Marie,

d. of late Surg.-Col. Forrester, R.H.G. ; and has issue —

James Steuart Macnaghten, Gentleman, b. 1914 ; and four

daus. Res. — Haygates, Finchampstead, Berks.

Leslie Hay Macnaghten, Gentleman, Director of Public
Works, Somaliland, b. 1875 ; in. 1906, Hilda Mary Ethelind,
d. of late Rev. Jocelyn Barnes; and has surv. issue — (1)
Cyril Jocelyn Gillichrist Macnaghten, Gentleman, h. 1907;
(2) Geoffrey Leslie Macnaghten, Gentleman, b. 1909; (3)
Douglas Melville Macnaghten, Gentleman, b. 1911 ; and 2
daus. Res. — Berbera; British Soma.iland.

Sons of Rev. Henry Alexander Macnaghten, M.A.

(Camb.), late Rector of Tankersley, b. 1850; d. 1928;

m. 1st, 1873, Louisa [d. 1921), d. of R. D. Mangles ;

2nd, 1925, Evelvn Veie, d. cf the late William L.

Boyle, M.P. :— '

Sir Henry Pelham Wentworth Macnaghten, Knt. Bach.,

B.A. (Camb.i, b. 1880; m. 19 19, Frances Alice, d. of Very

Rev. James Cropper, Recti r of Penshurst, Kent, formerly

Dean of Gibraltar, and has issue — Angus David Henry

Macnaghten, Esq.,£. 1922 ; Robert Donnelly Macnaghten,

Esq., b. 1927. Res. — Malabar Hill, Bombay

Norman Donnelly Macnaghten, Esq., O.B.E., Minister
of Interior, Egypt, B.A. (Camb.), b. 1881 ; in. 1916, Ida,
d. of Arthur Gunning,

Sons of Sir Melville Leslie Macnaghten, Knt. Bachelor,

C.B. Assistant-Commnr. Metropolitan Police, Knt.

Comm. of White Mil. Order of Spain, Comm. of Order

of Dannebrog (2nd class), b. 1853; d. 1921 ; m. 1878,

Dora Emily, d. of Rev. Canon Sanderson, D.D. : —

Charles Melville Macnaghten, Esq.,C. M.G. , Major and

Hon. Lt.-Col. (ret.) Australian Inf., b. 1879; m. 1904,

Nina, d. of late Dr. Hopcroft. Res. — Windsor Street

Station, Montreal, Canada.

Gillichrist Edward Melville Macnaghten, Esq., Capt. late
21st London Regt., b. 1894 ; in. 1918, Eleanor, d. of His
Honour Judge J. W. McCarthy. Res. — 11 Elm Piace,
S. Kensington, S.W.7.

Son of Angus Charles Rowley Steuart Workman-
Macnaghten, Esq., Lieut. 3rd Batt. Black Watch,
b. 1883; killed in action 1914 ; in. 1911, Hazel Enid,
d. of late Col. Lyndon Irwin, Indian Army: —
Angus Derek Iain Jacques Macnaghten, Gentleman,
b. 1914. Res. — Bitterne Manor, Hants.

WORLEY (H. Coll.). Gules, on a oend ermine, between
two plates, each charged with a rose of the first, barbed and
seeded proper, a lion passant also of the first. Mantling
gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in
front of a castle or, a gryphon sejant sable. IT otto —
" Serviendo guberno."

Son of the late Philip Worley, of Pendleton, Man-
chester : —

Sir Arthur Worley, 1st Bart. (1928), Knt. Bach. (1921),
C.B.E., b. 1871 ; m. 1899, Edith, d. of late Thomas Kay,
of Pendleton ; and has issue — Edith [m. 1927, T. Eric
Berry]; Stella. Res.— The Gables, Oxshott, Surrey.
Club— Constitu tional .

the second son of William Armitage, Esq., of Ainderby
Hall, co. Yorks. , by Charlotte, dau. of the late Harry Wor-
mald, Esq. , of Woodhouse ; and assumed by Royal Licence,
in 1871, the name and arms of Wormald, under the will of
his great-uncle. Armorial bearing's— Quarterly, 1 and 4, or,
a fesse ermines between two bears' heads erased in chief and
three mascles interlaced fessewise in base sable (for Wor-
mald) ; 2 and 3, quarterly, per fesse indented azure and gules,
a wolfs head erased between four cross crosslets argent (for
Armitage). Mantling sable and or ; and for his Crests, 1.
upon a wreath of the colours, on three mascles interlaced
fessewise or, a boar's head erased sable (for Wormald) ; 2.
upon a wreath of the colours, in front of an arm embowed,
vested azure, cuffed argent, the hand grasping by the
blade a sword in bend sinister proper, pommel and hilt
or, a gauntlet fessewise gold (for Armitage). Motto—
"Noli me tangere." Married, 1842, Helena, daughter
of Peter Trellsen. Estates— Sawley and Cookridge, York-


WORRALL (H. Coll.). Argent, on a plain chevron
cottised engrailed between three lions rampant all azure,
two bears' paws erased chevronwise of the first. Mantling

azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,
upon the trunk of a tree eradicated fessewise and sprout-
ing to the dexter proper, a bear's paw erect and erased

Sons of James Worral, Esq., J. P., of Wing, Oakham,
Rutland, of Whalley Range and of Ordsall, Man-
chester, and of Midge Hole, Halifax, b. 181 1 ; d. 1890 ;
m. Annie, widow of Denis Leigh : —
James Worrall, Esq., J. P. Lanes., b. 1844; m. 1875, Jane
(d. 1897), ygr. d. of late Sir S. J. Gibbons, 1st Bart. (ext. ).
Seat — Westwell, Tenterden, Kent. Club — Conservative.

Edward Worrall, Esq., J, P. co. Rutland (High Sheriff
1890). Seat— The Hall, Wing, Oakham, Rutland.

WORSFOLD of The Hall Place, Mitcham (H. Coll.,
7 April 1924). Argent, on a mount vert, a beacon fired
between three lambs proper. Mantling vert and argent.
Crest — Within a crown palisado or, a shepherd's hound
proper. Motto — " I watch the fold."

Son of William Worsfold, of The Hall Place, b. 18 16 ;

d. 1882 ; m. 1843, Eliza (d. 1899), d. of Frederick

Butler :—

Sir Thomas Cato Worsfold, 1st Bart. (23 Feb. 1924),

of The Hall Place, Mitcham, Surrey, M.A., LL.D., T.C.D.,

F.R.S.L., F.R.Hist.S., J. P., D.L. co. Surrey, m. 1900,

Louise, d. of the late John Jeffree, F.R.C.S., of Howard

Lodge, Clapham Park. Seat — The Hall Place, Mitcham,

Surrey. Clubs — Authors', Savage.

WORSFOLD (H. Coll., 5 Mar. 1919). Argent, a
chevron sable, between two boars' heads erased in chief,
and in base a cross crosslet fitchee all gules. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,
a boar's head erased gules, in front of a cross crosslet
fitchee or. Motto — " Pergere ultra."

Second son of Rev. John Napper Worsfold, M.A., of

Ridge Farm, Capel, Surrey, b. 1830 ; d. 1913 ;

m. 1853, Annie Aspland, d. of Richard Warren, of

Soham, Cambs. : —
William Basil Worsfold, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.),
Barrister-at-Law, Middle Temple, b. 1858 ; tn. 1898,
Jessie Hannah, d. of Richard James Edward Symons,
Solicitor. Res. — 3 Plowden Buildings, TempJe. Clubs —
Oxford and Cambridge, Ranelagh.






LEY, 3rd Baronet (Aug. 10, 1838), of Hovingham
Hall, co. Yorks., J. P., D.L., B.A. (New Coll., Oxon.),
formerly Major 2nd Vol. Batt. Yorks. Regt. Born, Jan 12,
1861, being the son of Arthington Worsley, Esq., by his
wife Marianne Christina Isabella, dau. of Hon. Henry
Hely-Hutchinson of Weston, Northamptonshire. Armo-
rial bearings — Argent, a chief gules ; the escutcheon
charged with his badge of Ulster as a Baronet. Mantling
gules and argent. Crest— On a wreath of the colours,
a wyvern vert. Motto — " Quam plurimis prodesse."
Livery (dress) — Light buff and red, silver braid; (undress)
— black, red collar, silver braid. Married, Oct. 6,
1887, Augusta Mary Chivers (d. 1913), dau. of Edward
Chivers Bower, Esq., of Broxholme, Scarborough ;
and has Issue— (1) William Arthington Worsley, Esq.,
T.P. N. R. Yorks., Capt. 5th Batt. The Green Howards,
formerly Yorkshire Regt., served in European War i<ji4
(wounded), b. April 5, 1890 [m. 1924, Joyce Morgan,
d. of Sir John Fowler Biunner, Bart., and has issue —
William Marcus John Worsley, Esq., b. 1925 ; George
Oliver Worsley, Gentleman, b. 1927; John Arthington
Worsley, Gentleman, b. 1928 (Res. — Hovingham, Hall,
Yorks. Clubs — Carlton, Bucks.)]; (2) Edward Marcus
Worsley, Esq., late Capt. 21st Batt. K.R.R.C. (Club—
Travellers'), b. June 13, 1891 ; Winifred Mary [m.
1st, 1 91 2, Capt. Francis Percy Campbell Pemberton,
2nd Life Gds. ; he was killed in action 1914; 2nd,

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