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MantliDg gules doubled ermine. Crests — 1. a demi-
chevalier in complete armour holding in his right hand
a dagger point downwards proper, pommel and hilt or
(for Leslie) ; 2. a ratch-hound's head erased proper,
collared gules (for Melville). Supporters — On the dexter,
a knight in complete armour, holding in his dexter hand
the banner of Scotland all proper (for Leslie) ; on the
sinister, a ratch-hound proper, collared gules (for Mel-
ville). Mottoes — " Pro rege et patria " ; " Denique
ccelum."

Eld. surv. son of Rt. Hon. Sir Ronald Ruthven Leslie-
Melville, K.T., P.C.nth Earl of Leven.and 10th Earl
of Melville, 6.1835 ', d. 1906 ; m. 1885, Hon. Emma
Selina (Res. — 5 Bryanston Square, W.i), d. of 2nd
Viscount Portman : —
Rt. Hon. Archibald Alexander Leslie-Melville, 13th
Earl of Leven, and 12th Earl of Melville, Viscount Kir-
kaldie, Baron Balgonie, Melville, and Raith Monimail,
and Balwearie, Maj. Lovat's Scouts, Capt. (ret.) 2nd
Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys), b. 1890 ; s. his brother
1913 ; m. 1918, Lady Rosamond Foljambe, d. of 1st
Earl of Liverpool ; and has issue — Alexander Robert
Leslie-Melville, commonly called Lord Balgonie, b. 1924 ;
Hon. George David Leslie- MelviJle, b. 1924 (twin) ;
Hon. Ronald Jocelyn Leslie-Melville, b. 1926 ; Hon. Alan
Duncan Leslie-Melville, b. 1928 ; Lady Jean Elizabeth.
Seat — Glenferness, Nairn. Town res. — 1 Sussex Square,
W.2. Clubs — Travellers' ; Carlton ; Cavalry.

L'ESTRANGE of Market Hill (U.O.). Gules, two lions
passant guardant argent. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest— A lion passant guardant or. Motto — " Memento
mei."

Son of Christopher Carleton-L' Estrange, Esq., J. P.,

of Market Hill, b. ; d. 1889; m. 1852, Charlotte

Annie, d. of Arthur Brooke Cooper of Cooper's Hill,

co. Sligo: —

Arthur Henry L'Estrange, Gentleman, b. 1865 ; m. 1900,

Mabel, ygst. d. of late M. G. Newton of Earl's Court

Square, and widow of Ronald John Neville. Seat —

Kevinsfort, co. Sligo. Club — Royal Societies.

L'ESTRANGE (U.O., 1589). Gules, two lions passant
guardant argent. Mantling gules and argent. Crest— On
a wreath of the colours, a lion passant guardant or. Motto
— " Memento mei." Livery — Chocolate or claret.

Sons of Frederick L'Estrange, Lieut. R.N., b. 1798 ;

d. 1871 ; m. 1829, Frances Amelia, d. of John Matthews,

Vicar Choral St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin : —

Francis Adolphus L'Estrange, Esq., Lt.-Col. (ret.)

Army Med. Staff, b. 1842 ; m. 17 Sept. 1879, Annie, eld. d.

of late Hon. William Macdonald, Gustos R., of Water

Valley and Moore Hall Estates, St. Mary's, Jamaica. Res. —

Istalia, Ailesbury Road, Dublin, Ireland.

Albert Halahan L'Estrange, Esq., Lt.-Col. (ret.) Army
Medical Staff, b. 1844; m. 1886, Martha Elizabeth, d. of
Henry Alexander Taylor; and has issue— (1) Frederick
Henry Paget L'Estrange, Gentleman, b. 1888; (2) Francis
Albert L'Estrange, Esq., Capt. R.A.M.C, b. 1889; (3)
Henry Rowland L'Estrange, Esq. '
b. 1889 (twin with his brother)
L'Estrange, Gentleman, b. 1891.
ton Road, Donnybrook, Dublin.

Sons of Col. Edward Napoleon L'Estrange, late
Cheshire Regt. and Royal Scots Fus. , b. ; d. 1890;
m. 1st, , Margaret Innes of Manchester: —

Francis L'Estrange, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Henry Innes L'Estrange, Gentleman, late Lieut. Leinster
Regt., b. . Res.—



O.B.E.,Capt. R.A.M.C,
(4) Albert Cecil Taylor
Res. — Harryville, Eglin-



Ernest L'Estrange, Gentleman, Natal Police, b.
Res. — Natal, S. Africa.

Son of Francis L'Estrange, Surgeon Antrim Art.,
M.A., F.R.C.S.I., b. 1803; d. 1875; m. 1830, Cathe-
rine Eliza (d. 1865), d. of John Mathews, Vicar Choral
St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin : —
Col. George Wellington L'Estrange, (ret.) late comdg.
8th Batt. King's Royal Rifle Brigade, b. 1841. Clubs—
Naval and Military, H. United Service (Dublin).



LE STRANGE. Quarterly, 1. quarterly, i. and iiii.,
gules, two lions passant in pale argent (for Le Strange) ;
ii. and iii. , sable, a unicorn statant or, on a chief
of the last, three billets of the first (for Styleman) ; 2. the
same arms of Styleman (granted H. Coll. 6 May 1562) ;
3. the same arms of Le Strange ; 4. or, a maunch gules




(for Hastings). Mantling gules and argent. Crests — 1.
on a wreath of the colours, a lion statant, tail extended
or (for Le Strange); 2. on a wreath of the colours, a bear s
head erased azure, bezantee, collared and chained or (for
Styleman). Motto — " Mihi parta tueri."

Sons of Roland le Strange, Esq., J. P. and D.L. co.

Norfolk, Capt. P.W.O. Norfolk Artillery, b 1869;

d. 1919 ; m. Oct. 22, 1891, the Hon. Agneta Frances

Delaval, dau. of the Rev. Delaval Loftus, 10th Baron

Hastings : —
Charles Alfred le Strange, Esq. , Capt. Warwickshire Yeo. ,
F.Z.S., J. P. Norfolk, Heredit. Lord High Admiral of the
Wash, b. Dec. 9, 1892 (to whom H.R. H. Duke Alfred of
Saxe-Coburg stood sponsor). Seat — Hunstanton Hall,
Norfolk.
Bernard le Strange, Gentleman, b. 1900.

Yngr. sons of Hamon le Strange, Esquire, J. P. and

D.L., M.A., F.S.A., one of the Chairmen of Quarter

Sessions for Norfolk (High Sheriff 1880), b. 1840; d.

1918; m. 1866, at Boston, Emmeline, dau. of William

Austin of Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. : —
Rev. Austin le Strange, M.A., Rector of Great Ringstead,
Norfolk, b. May 22, 1874 ; m. 1903, Katherine Ellen Grey,
dau. of Rev. and Hon. Hugh Wynne Mostyn, Rector of
Buckworth, Hunts. ; and has issue— Hamon le Strange,
Gentleman, b. 1904 ; Viola ; and Dorothy. Res. — Great
Ringstead Rectory, King's Lynn.

Son of Eric le Strange, Gentleman, b. Jan. 20, 1878;

d. 1918 ; m. 1906, Nita Florence, d. of Francis Frederick

Gordon : —
Gordon le Strange, Gentleman, b. 1907. Res. —



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L'ESTRANGE-MALONE (U.O.). Quarterly, 1 and 4,
gules, two lions passant in pale argent (for L'Estrange); 2
and 3, vert, a lion rampant between three mullets argent
(for Malone). Motto — " Memento mei." Livery — Scarlet
and white or cream.

Sons of Rev. Savile Richard William L'Estrange-
Malone, Rector of Dalton-Holme, sometime Vicar-
Choral of Armagh Cathedral and Chaplain to the
Primate of Ireland, b. 1838 ; d. 1908 ; m. 1876, his
cousin Frances Mary, d. of George Savile Foljambe,
Esq., J. P. and D.L., of Osberton Hall, Worksop:—
Edmund George Savile L'Estrange-Malone, Esq., Lt.-
Col. 7th Royal Fusiliers, Extra A.D.C. to Lord-Lieutenant
of Ireland 1907, Esquire of the Order of the Hospital of St.
John of Jerusalem, J. P. N. R. Yorks. , served Tibet 1904,
and Great War, King's Messenger 1918-22, b. 1878 ; m.
1910, Mary Violet, d. of W. H. St. Quentin, of Scampston
Hall, Yorks., and has issue — Mary Helen ; and Shelagh
Rosamund. Res. — We^t Lodge, Malton, Yorks. Clubs —
Bachelors', Yorks. (York).
Cecil John L'Estrange-Malone, Gentleman, b. 1890.

LETCH WORTH (H. Coll.). Per chevron gules and
or, two wings in chief argent and a leopard's face in base
proper. Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a wreath of
the colours, in front of three ears of wheat, two in sal tire
and one in pale or, a leopard's face as in the arms, between
two wings argent, each charged with a rose gules, barbed
and seeded proper. Motto — " Ut sibi sic alteri."

Sons of Henry Finch Letchworth of Oak Hill, Surbiton,
b. 1803 ; d. 1886 ; m. 1832, Maria Elizabeth, d. of
Edward Law : —

Rev. Henry Howard Letchworth, M.A. (Oxon.), Hon.
Canon of Canterbury, late Vicar of Detling, Kent, and
R.D., b. 1836; m. 1885, Mary Georgma, d. of John
Strettell, R.N. Res.—

Rev. Arnold Letchworth, M.A. (Oxon.), formerly Vicar
of St. John's, Kingston, b. 1840; m. 1886, Mary Frances,
d. of Thomas Oldman. Res. —

Sir WROTH PERIAM CHRISTOPHER LETH-
BRIDGE, 5th Bart., late Capt. Grenadier Guards (ret.),




1903, formerly Lieut 3rd. Batt. Yorkshire Regt. (Princess
of Wales' Own), transferred Feb. 1885, 1st Batt. Leicester-



shire Regt., and again transferred, Nov. 1885, to Grenadier
Guards, rejoined (1914) Grenadier Guards as Captain,
Deputy-Assistant Censor B. E.F., served in Egypt 1917,
Justice of the Peace for the county of Somerset. Born
Dec. 19, 1863, being the eldest son of Sir Wroth
Acland Lethbndge, 4th Bart., of Sandhill Park, Taunton,
by his wife Anne Williams, dau. of Thomas Benyon of
Gledhow House, Leeds. Armorial bearings — Argent,
over water proper, a bridge of five arches embattled, on the
centre arch a turret gules, in chief an eagle displayed sable,
charged with a bezant. Mantling gules and argent. Crest —
Upon a wreath of the colours, issuant from an embattled
arch gules, a demi-eagle displayed sable, the wings erminois,
charged on the breast with a leopard's face or. Mottoes
— " Spes mea in Deo"; (above the crest), "Truth.'
Livery — Dark olive green. Married 1st, 1892 (div.
19 11), Alianore, youngest dau. of the late Sacheverel-
Chandos-Pole of Radbourne Hall, Derby, by Lady Anna
Stanhope, dau. of Rt. Hon. the 5th Earl of Harrington ;
2nd, 1911 (div. 1928), Kathleen, only child of late Robert
O'Hara, Barnster-at-Law ; 3rd, 1928, Ethel Hilda, d. of
Canon Blundell ; and has Issue (by 1st marriage) — Hector
Wroth Lethbridge, Esq. , Lieut, late Rifle Bde. , served
Great War 1917-18, b. 1898; Torfrida Alianore [m. 1920,
Major H. F. Grant-Suttie, D.S.O., M.C. (q.v.)] ; and
Dulcibel Margaret [m. 1921, Major Robtrt James Words-
worth, D.S.O., Notts, and Derby Regt.]. Res. — 29 Cheyne
Walk, Chelsea, S.W. Clubs — Guards', Carlton.

LETHBRIDGE. Azure, over water, a bridge of three
arches embattled proper, on a chief argent, an eagle
displayed sable, between two roses gules, barbed and
seeded proper. Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, in front of a demi-tower proper,
issuant therefrom a demi-eagle displayed sable, each wing
charged with a rose argent, a lotus-llower leaved and slipped
proper. Motto — " Spes mea in Deo."

Son of Sir Roper Lethbridge, K.C.I.E. , M.A.,

formerly M.P. for North Kensington, J. P., D.L. ,

Lord of the Manor of Exbourne, Devon, b. 1840; d.

1919 ; m. firstly, 1865, Eliza (d. 1895), dau. of the late

W. Finlay, and great granddau. of the Rt. Hon.

Henry, nth Baron Teynham ; secondly, 1897, Emma.

widow of the late Frederick Burbidge, and youngest

dau. of the late John Neave : —

Francis Washington Lethbridge, Esq., D.S.O., Lt.-Col.

late Duke of Wellington's Regt., formerly Indian Staff

Corps, b. 1867; m. 1888, Gertrude Ethel Mary, d. of

Admiral Harry Croft of Powys Square, London, and has

issue — Marguerite Doris [m. 1915, Charles Egerton Milman-

Mainwaring (Res. — Goltho House, Bournemouth)]. Res. —

LETHBRIDGE (H. Coll.). Argent, over water proper,
a bridge of five arches embattled, on the centre arch a
turret gules, in chief an eagle displayed sable, charged
with a bezant. Mantling gules and argent. Crest —
Upon a wreath of the colours, issuant from an embattled
arch gules, a demi-eagle displayed sable, the wings er-
minois, charged on the breast with a leopard's face or.
Mottoes — " Spea mea in Deo" ; (above the crest), " Truth."

Sons of Sir Wroth Acland Lethbridge, 4th Bart.. J. P.

and D.L. Somerset and J. P. Cambridge, b. 1831 ;

d. 1902; m. 1861, Ann Williams (d. 1882), second d.

of Thomas Benyon of Thorpe Arch, Yorkshire: —
Sir Wroth Periam Christopher Lethbridge, 5th Bart.
(q.v.).

Lt.-Col. Ernest Astley Edmund Lethbridge, C.M.G. ,
D.S.O. , late Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire L.I. ,
served in S. African Campaign (Queen's medal with three
clasps, King's medal with two clasps, mentioned in de-
spatches), and Great War 1914-16 (despatches twice,
C.M.G. , Croix de Guerre), b. 1864; m, 1919, Ruth Mary,
d. of the late Lt.-Col. the Hon. E. A. Holmes a Court, and
widow of Major C. E. Forrest, D.S.O. , and has issue-
Diana Ruth. Res. — Brooklands, Landford, nr. Salisbury.
Club — Carlton.

Sons of Thomas Buckler Valentine Lethbridg-', Esq..

/'. 1866 ; d. 1914 ; m. 1901, Eva Henrietta Wyndham,

d. of Reginald William Templer of Powderham

House, Teignmouth : —
Montagu Benyon Templer Lethbridge, Esq., b. 19C2.
Wroth Thomas Coull Lethbridge, Gentleman, b. 1904.
Res.—

Yngr. sons of Sir Wroth Lethbridge, 4th Bart. : —
Hugh Francis Hesketh Lethbridge, Esq., late Lieut. 3rd
Batt. Somersetshire L.I., served in Matabelt Campaign



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1896 (medal), in S. African War (Queen's medal and four
clasps), and in Natal Rebellion 1906 (medal and clasp),
b. 1867 ; m. 1912, Edith Maud, elder d. of Thomas Mellor
Robinson of Natal; and has issue — Hugh Mytton Fitz-
warine Lethbiidge, Esq.,£. 1913 ; Wroth Thomas Hesketh
Bouchier Lethbridge, Gentleman, b. 1914 ; and Delphine
Edith Conyers Bouchier. Res. —

John Acland Musgrave Lethbridge, Esq. , served as Capt.
Imp. Yeo. in S. African War, b. 1869 ; m. 1894, Florence
Martin, d. of Sydney Wood Cooper of New York, U.S.A. ;
and has issue — Duncan John Leghe Lethbridge, Esq., b.
1898 [m. 1922, Phyllis Muriel, d. of T. S. Chappell, of
Chadshunt, co. Warwick, and has issue — Jacqueline ; and
Florence June] ; (2) Harold Reginald Lethbridge, Gentle-
man, b. 1 901 ; Violet Martin [m. 1913, Samuel Francis
Becke Lane]; Annie Gwendoline [m. 1916, Capt. Guy
Clavenng Wetherali, R.A.S.C.]; Phyllis Henrietta; and
Mabel Florence. Res. —

Son of Walter Buckler Lethbridge, Esq., Knight of

Charles III. of Spain, and the Medjidie, b. 1845 ;

d. 1907; m. 1st, 1864, Eleonor6 Marie (d. 1896), d.

of Peter Alexander Boyer of Paris: —
Walter Alexander Charles Lethbridge, Esq., Capt. late
Northants. Yeo., formerly R. Bucks. Hussars, b. 1865; tn.
1st, 1885, Rose Maria, d. of Miguel del Monte of Havana ;
2nd, 1902, Blanche, eld. d. of John Bingham, Judge
of the High Court, New York ; 3rd, Marie Jos£ Mondron ;
and has issue — (1) Walter Michel Lethbridge, Esq.,
formerly U.S. Navy,^. 1886 [tn. 1st, 1907, Anna Agnes, d.
of J. V. Ganter ; and has issue — Frances; 2nd, 1913,
Catherine Marsh] ; (2) John George Jules Lethbridge, Esq.,
Flight-Lieut. R.A.F., b. 1888 [m. 1917, Dorothy, d. of Le
Roy Taylor, of Washington, U.S.A.]. Res. — Domine
de Bougerder, Lexar, B. P., France.

LETTS of Llandudno (H. Coll.). Or, semee of trefoils
vert, on a pile sable, an eagle displayed argent. Mantling
vert and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front
of an eagle's head argent, a trefoil slipped vert, between
two cross crosslets gules. Motto — " Fides visque multum
conficit."

Son of William Letts, of Northampton : —

Sir William Malesbury Letts, K.B.E. (1922), b. 1873 ;
m. 1901, Edith, d. of the late William Pearson. Res. —
Eryl Fryn, Llandudno, N. Wales.

LEVESON (H. Coll A [Arms granted to the late Admiral
Sir Arthur Cavenagh Leveson, G.C.B., to be borne and
used by him and his descendants, and by the other
descendants of his father (other than his elder brother
Edward John Leveson, and his descendants)]. Or, on a
chevron engrailed gules, between three stags trippant




proper, semee of fleurs-de-lys or. Motto — " Spero."

Second surviving son of Edward John Leveson,

Gentleman, of Anerley, Surrey, b. 1832 ; d. 1900 ;

m. i860, Mary, d. of John Iveson, of Marlborough : —

The late Sir Arthur Cavenagh Leveson, G.C.B. (mil.),

Admiral, had Orders of St. Stanislaus, 1st Class with

Swords, and Rising Sun of Japan, 2nd Class,

F.R.G.S., Comdr. Legion of Honour, b. 1868 ; d. 1929;

m. 1902, Jemima Adeline, widow of 7th Earl of Darnley ;

and left issue — Arthur Edmund Leveson, Esq., b. 1908;

Jemima [m. 1926, Lieut. William D. Stephens, R.N.] ,

Mary ; Pamela. Res. — Park Cottage, Midhurst, Sussex ;

22 Basil Mansions, S.W.3.

LEVESON (H. Coll.). Per chevron or and argent,
two red deer trippant in chief and a Moor's head in profile
erased at the neck in base proper, wreathed ab^ut the




proper, as many fleurs-de-lys of the field. Mantling gules
and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a stag trippant



temples gules and or. Mantling gules and or. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, in front of a sun rising or, a
red deer trippant proper. Motto — " Spero."

Eld. son of Edward John Leveson of Anerley, Surrey, b.
1832 ; d. 1900; tn. i860, : —

Edward John Leveson, Gentleman, b. 1861. Res. —
Canada.

LEVER (H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, per pale
argent and barry of eight or and azure, two bendlets sable,
the upper one engrailed (for Lever) ; 2 and 3, per chevron
or and gules, in chief two chaplets of roses and in base a
lion's head, all counterchanged (for Hulme). Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, a trumpet fessewise, thereon a
cock proper, charged on the breast with a rose gules.
Supporters — On either side an elephant or, the dexter
charged on the shoulder with a rose gules, barbed and
seeded proper, and the sinister with a chaplet of roses
gules. Motto — "Mutare vel t.imere sperno."

Only son of Rt. Hon. Sir William Hesketh Lever,
1st Viscount, b. 1851 ; d. 1925 ; m. 1874, Elizabeth
Ellen (d. 1913), d. of Crompton Hulme, of Bolton :- —
Rt. Hon. Sir William Hulme Lever, 2nd Viscount
Leverhulme (1922), of the Western Isles, Baron Lever-
hulme (1917), 2nd Bart. (1911), Capt. (ret.) 4/5th Batt.
The Cheshire Regt., M.A. (Cantab.), J. P., D.L., and
(1923) High Sheriff, Cheshire, b. 1888 ; tn. 1912, Marion
Beatrice, d. of the late Bryce Smith, of Whalley, Lanes. ;
and has issue — Hon. Philip William Bryce Lever, b. 1915 ;
Hon. Elizabeth Ruth ; Hon. Rosemary Gertrude Alex-
andra. Seat — Thornton Manor, Thornton Hough „
Cheshire. Town res. — 39 Upper Brook Street, W.i.
Clubs — Reform ; Arts.

LEVER of Allerton (H. Coll ). Argent, two bendlets
engrailed sable, between as many sparrowhawks close
proper. Mantling sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, a cock wings elevated proper, resting the



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dexter claw on an escutcheon sable, charged with a
trumpet or. Badge— A hawk's lure or, the rope entiled
by a circlet gules charged with three bezants. Motto—
" Deo gratias." ,

Son of the late Samuel Lever, of West Derby,

Liverpool : — . , c .

Sir Samuel Hardman Lever, K.C.B., ist Bart. (3 Feb.
1020), Head of the Firm of Lever, Honeyman & Co.,
C.A., b. 1869 ; m. 1900, Edythe, d. of Matthew Hamilton
Gault, of Montreal. Res.— 64 Eaton Square, S.W.i.
Club — Reform.

LEVER of Chelsea (H. Coll.). Argent, a chevron
invected ermines between two keys erect, the wards to
the dexter, in chief sable, and an esquire's helmet in base
proper. Mantling sable and argent. Crest— On a wreath
of the colours, a dexter arm embowed in armour, the
hand holding a kev in bend sinister, the ward upwards
sable, and encircled above the elbow with a chaplet of
roses argent, leaved vert. Motto—" Ammo et fide.

Only son of Sir Arthur Levy Lever (who assumed

the surname of Lever by R. L. 1911), ist Bart., J. P.,

b. i860 ; d. 1924 ; m. 1896, Beatrice Hilda, d. of the

late Philip Falk :—

Sir Tresham ( Joseph Philip) Lever, 2nd Bart. (8 teb.

1911), of Hans Crescent, Chelsea, b. 1900. Seat— lhe

Grange, Knockholt, Kent. Town res.— 15 .Parkside,

Knightsbridge, S.W.i. Clubs — Bachelors ; Bath;

Carlton.

LEVESON-GOWER. Quarterly, 1 and 4, barry of eight
argent and gules, a cross patonce sable (for Gower) ; 2 and
q three laurel leaves erect or (for Leveson) ; and for his
Crests 1. upon a wreath of the colours, a wolf passant
argent, collared and lined or (for Gower) ; 2. a goat s head



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erased ermine, attired or (for Leveson) ; with the Mottoes,
" Frangas non flectes" (for Gower) ; "Defende le droit
(for Leveson) ; " Fiat voluntas tua" (for Gresham).

Only surv. son of Arthur Francis Gresham Leveson -
Gower, Gentleman, M.A.. H.B.M.Diplomatic Service,
FS A F.R.B.S.,F.R.H.S.,^.i8 5 i; d. 1922 ; m. 1881.
Caroline Frederica (d. 1925), third daughter of George
Savile Foljambe of Osberton, Nott ., and Aldwarke
Hall Yorks., by his second wife Sehna Charlotte
Viscountess Milton, second daughter of the Right
Honourable Charles Cecil Cope, the third and last
Earl of Liverpool, G.C.B. :—



Osbert Charles Gresham Leveson-Gower, Esq., Lieut.
Comdr. R.N., b. Nov. 3, 1888. Clubs— United Service;
Jun. Naval and Military.

LEVESON-GOWER (H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4,
barry of eight argent and gules, a cross flory sable (Gower) ;
2 azure, three laurel leaves or (Leveson) ; 3, gules, three
rests or (Granville). Mantling gules and argent. Crest-
On a wreath of the colours, a wolf passant argent, collared
and lined or. Motto— " Frangas non flectes."

Sons of Rt. Hon. Sir Granville George Leveson-Gower,
2nd Earl Granville, K.G., P.C., D.C.L., b. 1815;
d. 1891 ; m. 2nd, 1865, Castalia Rosalind, ygst. d. of
Walter Frederick Campbell of Islay:—
Rt Hon. Granville George Leveson-Gower, 3rd Earl
Granville (10 May 1833), Viscount Granville (is Aug. 181 5),
G C V O K.C.M.G. Envoy Extra, and Mm. Plen. in
Brussels and Luxemburg since 1928, Lord-in-Waiting to
Queen Victoria 1895, to King Edward VII. 1905-10,
and to King George V. 1910-15, has the Grand Crosses
of the Dannebrog, of the North Star of Sweden the
Concepcion of Portugal, and the ist class of the
Crown of Prussia [Supporters (H. Coll., i8i 5 )-Two
wolves argent, plain collared, and line rerlexed over the
back gold, and charged on the shoulder with an escut-
cheon gules, thereon a clarion orl, b. 1872; m. 1900, Nina
Ayesha d. of Walter Baring, late H.M. s Minister at
Monte Video. Res. — The British Embassy, Brussels.
Clubs— Brooks's, St. James's.

Hon. William Spencer Leveson-Gower, U.b.U., capt
R N. b. 1880 ; m. 1916, Lady Rose Bowes-Lyon d.of 14th
Earl of Strathmore; and has issue — Granville James
Leveson-Gower, Esq. , b. 1918 ; and Mary Cecihe.

Son of Hon. Edward Frederick Leveson-Gower, J. F.
and D.L. Surrey, M.A. (Oxon.), b. 1819; d. 1907;
m. 1853, Lady Margaret Compton, d. of 2nd Marquess
of Northampton:— „ D „ ,, .

Sir George Granville Leveson-Gower, K.B.H., M.A.
(Oxford), Commissioner of Woods and Forests, 1908-24,
Private Sec. to the Prime Minister (Mr. Gladstone) 1880-5
Junior Lord of the Treasury 1886. M.P. for North- West
Staffordshire 1885-6, and for Stoke-upon-Trent 1890-5,
b. i8 S 8 ; m. 1898, Hon. Adelaide Violet Cicely, d. of 8th
Baron Monson ; and has issue-Iris Irma [m. 1922, Capt
William Buchanan Mirrlees, M.C., R.A.]; Margaret
Rosemary ; and Edome Georgiana Lavender Res.—
16 Thurloe Place, S.W.7. C/«fc-Brooks's, Athenaeum.
M.C.C.

LEVESON-GOWER (H. Coll.). Quarterly 1 and 4.
quarterly, i. and iiii.. barry of eight argent and gules, a
cross pawnee s ,ble (Gower) ; ii. and hi., azure, three laurel
"eaves erect or (Leveson); 2 and 3, argent a chevron
ermfnes between three mullets pierced sable (Gresham)
Mantling gules and argent. Crests-i. on a wreath of
the coloursf a wolf p.ssant argent, collared and lined or
Gower) 2 on a wreath of the colours, a goat s head
erasld ermine, attired or (Leveson) ; 3- on a wreath of he
colours, a grasshopper proper Gresham) Mottoe ? „
"Frangas non flectes" (Gower); "Defende le droit
(Leveson) ; " Fiat voluntas tua " (Gresham).

Rons of Granville William Gresham Leveson-Gower,
Esq M.A., J.P. and D.L. (High Sheriff 1875) .«»
Surrey, J.P. co. Kent, a Vice-President of the Society
of Antiquaries, and Alderman of Surrey - C.C. ,b 1838
d 1895; m. 1861, Hon. Sophia, d. of the Rt. Hon.
Chandos Leigh, the first Baron Leigh:—
Granville Charles Gresham Leveson-Gower Esq.. Hon.
Major T.F. Res., served Great War, J.P., . D.L. . for Surrey,
Lo d of the Manors of Titsey, Limpsfield and Jagfield,
all in the co. of Surrey, b. 1865; m. 1894. Evelyn Mildred,
Scond surv. d. of the late Henry A. Brassey of Preston
Hall Aylesford, Kent; and has had issue— (1) Rl chard
5en y Gresham Leveson-Gower .Gentleman Lieut. Gren
r j c /SRI h iZqa- (2 Ronald Charles Granville
gr d esha ( m R LeVeson-Gower, Gentleman, Lieut. Coldstream
Gds b 1896; killed in action 1917; (3) Ihomas
Christopher Gresham Leveson-Gower, Gentleman^ 1903 ,
(4) Alan John Gresham Leveson-Gower Gentleman. 6.
190Q Post.add—Titsey Place, Limpsheld, Surrey. Club

_ Rev Wl Frederick Archibald Gresham Leveson-Gower.
Rector of Singleton, Sussex, M.A. Oxford, b. 1Z71 , m.
i8 Q7 Cecil Eyre, d. of Sir Walpole Lloyd Greenwell,
Ban.'; and rJs surv. issue-Humphrey Leigh Gresham



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Leveson-Gower, Gentleman, b. 1908; and Judeth Elyn
Gresham. Res. — The Rectory, Singleton, Sussex.

Evelyn Marmaduke Gresham Leveson-Gower, Gentle-
man, b. 1872; m. 1906, Elo Janet Catherine, ygst. d. of
late Lt.-Col. James Ross Farquharson of Invercauld ; and



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