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has issue — (1) Alastair Marmaduke Gresham Leveson-
Gower, Gentleman, b. 1907; (2) Rupert Evelyn Gresham
Leveson-Gower, Gentleman, b. 1911. Res. — Drummond
Lodge, Sutton, Surrey.

Henry Dudley Gresham Leveson-Gower, Esq., Maj. late
R.A.S.C, b. 1873; m. 1908, Enid Mary, elder d. of late
R. S. B. Hammond-Chambers, K.C. Res. — 8 Northwick
House, St. John's Wood Road, N. W.8. Clubs — Sports
Gresham.

Cecil Octavius Gresham Leveson-Gower, Esq., M.B.E.,
Temp. Capt. R.A.S.C, b. 1875; m. 1899, Mary, d. of
Philip de Clermont of Ivy House, Godstone, Surrey ; and
has issue — Granville Howard Roderick Gresham Leveson-
Gower, Gentleman, b. 1900 ; and Constance Violet Gresham.
Club — Sports.

Clement Edward Gresham Leveson-Gower, Esq., late
Lieut. Prince Albert's Somersetshire L.I., served in S.
Africa 1901-2 (medal with 5 clasps), and Great War
1914-19, Chev. Legion of Honour, Orders of Redeemer
(Greece), and of St. Sava (Serbia), sometime Comptroller
of the Household to Earl Grey, Gov. -Gen. of Canada, b.
1876. Res. — Limpsfield, Surrey.

LEVETT (H. Coll., 27 May 1835). Argent, a lion
rampant between three cross crosslets fitch6e sable, a
bordure engrailed azure charged with four cross crosslets
fitch^e and four fleurs-de-lys alternately or. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,
a demi-lion argent, ducally crowned or, gorged with
a collar azure, in the dexter paw a cross crosslet fitch^e
sable, the sinister paw resting on an escutcheon of the third




charged with a fleur-de-lys gold. Motto — " Hcc age.'
Livery — White, with black facings.

Sons of Theophilus John Levett, Esq., of Wychnor

Park, Staffs., J. P., D.L., M.P., Lt.-Col. comdg. 2nd

Batt. Staffs. Vols, and Lt.-Col. Q.O. Staffs. Yeo.,

formerly Capt. 1st Life Guards, b. 1829; d. 1890; m.

1856, Lady Jane Lissey Harriet Fielding, d. of 7th

Earl of Denbigh : —

Theophilus Basil Percy Levett, Esq., J. P. Staffs, late

Lieut. Coldstream Guards, b. 1856 ; m. 1884, Lady

Margaret Emily, d. of 8th Earl of Shaftesbury. ' Seat —

Meiiy House, Wimborne. Res. — 61 Eaton Square, S.W.

Capt. Berkeley John Talbot Levett, late Scots Gds., b.



1863 ; m. 1900, Sibell Lucia, only d. of late Hamar Alfred
Bass, Esq., D.L. ; and has issue — (1) Theophilus Francis
Michael Levett, Gentleman, b. 1905 ; (2) Sidney John
Armyne Douglas Levett, Gentleman, b. 1906; and Joan
Angel May. Res. — Cottington, Sidm< uth, S. Devon.

Surv. sons of Robert Thomas Kennedy Levett, Esq.,

J.P..D.L. , of Packington Hall, Staffs. , and Rcsemount,

co. Pembroke, formerly Capt. 2nd Staffs. Mil., and

Lt.-Col. 2nd Vol. Batt. N. Staffs. Regt. , b. 1831 ; d.

1909 ; m. i860, Margaret Catherine, only d. of late

Thomas Levett Prinsep of Croxall Hall, Staffs. : —

Rev. Thomas Prinsep Levett, F.Z.S., Fellow of

Entomological Societies of London and Paris [Livery —

Yellow with drab facings], b. 1862. Seat — Packington

Hall, Lichfield. Res. — Frenchgate, Richmond, Yorks.

Walter Mackenzie Levett, Esq., Major 4th North Staffs.
Regt., b. 1867. Club — Junior United Service.

George Arthur Monro Levett, Gentleman, b. 1870; m.
1913, Estelle, third d. of Rev. Richard Norman Huit,
Rector of Bradfield, and has issue — Robert George Levett,
Gentleman, b. 1917 ; Catherine Estelle ; and Margaret
Grace Irene. Res. — 18 Belle Vue Gardens, Brighton.

LEVETT of Milford Hall (H. Coll.). Argent, a lion
rampant sable, murally crowned or, and two crosses crosslet
fitch^e in pale, between two piles issuing from the dexter
and sinister chiefs of the second, each pile charged with
three cr. sses crosslet fitch^e of the third. Mantling sable
and argent. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a demi-
lion or, entwined with a sprig of laurel vert, and supporting
a cross crosslet htch£e sable.

Sons of Richard Byrd Levett, Esq., of Milford Hall,
J. P., D.L, B.A. (Oxon.), late Lt.-Col. comdg. 3rd
Batt. Staffs. Rifles, formerly 60th Royal Rifles, /\ 1810 ;
d. 1887 ; m. 1848, Elizabeth Mary, d. of John Mire-
house, Esq., of Brownslade, co. Pembroke, Common
Serjeant of London : —
William Swinnerton Byrd Levett, Esq., J. P. and D.L.
co. Stafford, late Capt. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, b. 1856 ;
m. 1896, Maud Sophia, second d. of Major Levett, late 10th
Hussars ; and has had issue — Richard William Byrd Levett,
Lieut. K.R. R.C. , b. 1897; killed in action 1917 ; and
Dyonese Rosamond. Seat — Milford Hall, Stafford. Clubs —
Carlton, Junior United Service.

Egerton Bagot Byrd Levett-Scrivener (formerly Levett),
Esq., J. P. co. Suffolk, Capt. R.N. (ret.), late Bursar
Keble College, b, 1857 (assumed by Deed Poll 1889 the
additional name of Scrivener) ; m. 1st, 1884, Mabel
Desborough (d. 1890), d. of Sir Harry Smith Parkes,
G.C.M.G., K.C.B., H.M. Minister Plen. at Pekin, China;
2nd, 1891, Mary, only d. of Henry John Mirehouse of St.
George's Hill, co Somerset; and has issue — (1) Evelyn
Harry Byrd Levett-Scrivener, Esq., Comdr. R.N., b. 1885;
(2) Alaric Parkes Levett-Scrivener, Gentleman, b. 1886;
Iris Theodora ; Winifred Violet ; and Pamela. Seat —
Sibton Abbey, Yoxford, Suffolk. Club — Naval and Military.
Walter Leveson Byrd Le\ett, Esq., J. P. co. Salop, 1*.
1859; m. 1st, 1884 (div. ), Helen, d. of late Charles

Lambert; 2nd, 1912, Katherine Josephine, d. of late Sir
Alfred Hickman, Bart., and widow of Rupert Edward
Cooke Kettle ; and has surv. issue — Richard Walter Lc vett,
Gentleman,^. 1890 [m. 1914, Rachel Mitford, d. of the late
Comdr. K. Gamier, of Froyle House, Fareham, Hants.] ;
Mary Beatrice [m. 1909, John I. Benson]; and Rachel
Helen. Res. — Wyanstone Leys, Monmouth. Club —
Wellington.

THOMAS LEVETT-PRINSEP, Esq., J. P. for cos.
Derby, Warwick, and Stafford. Born Dec. 9, 1844, being the
third son of Thomas Levett- Prinsep, Esq., by his second
wife Caroline Mary, dau. of Rev. John Templer, Rector
of Teigngrace, Devon. Armorial bearings — Quarterly,
1 and 4, paly of six argent and gules, three piles
issuing from the sinister base flory at the points or (for
Prinsep) ; 2 and 3 argent, a lion rampant between three
crosses crosslet fitch^e sable, a bordure engrailed azure,
charged with four crosses crosslet fitchee and as many
fleurs-de-lys alternately or (for Levett). Mantling gules
and argent ; and for his Crests, 1. upon a wreath of the
colours, an eagle's head erased gules, guttee-d'or, in the
beak a bird-bolt erect (the bolt downwards) proper (for
Prinsep) ; 2. upon a wreath of the colours, a demi-lion
argent, ducally crowned or, gorged with a collar azure, in
the dexter paw a cross crosslet fitchee sable, the sinister
paw resting on an escutcheon of the third, charged with a
fleur-de-lys or (for Levett). Motto- " Non prodigus neque



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avarus." Married, June 23, 1868, Georgina (,iT. 1919), dau. ot
Arthur B. E. Holdsworth of Widdicombe House, Kings-
bridge, Devon ; and has Issue — Thomas Arthur Levett-
Prinsep, Gentleman, b. 1879 [to. 1907, Margaret Noel, d.
of F. C. Simpson, Esq., of Maypool, S. Devon, and has
issue— Thomas Francis Levett-Prinsep, Gentleman, b.
1909; Edward John Levett-Prinsep, Gentleman,*. 1914
(Res. — Barton-under-Medwo d, Burton-on-Trent)]; Katha-
rine Mary[/». 1896, Henry Edward Disbrowe Wise, C.B.E.,
of Walton Hall, Burton-on-Trent] ; Georgina Maud ; and
Edith Marion [m. 191 2, Major Ralph Christopher Apletre,
M.C., R.A. (formerly Simpson)]. Seat— Croxall Hall.
Lichfield. Res. — Cotton House, Rugeley.

LEVICK of Castle Combe (H. Coll.) Argent, a lion
rampant and nine cross crosslets fitchee in orle sable,
on a chief gules three fleurs-de-lys of the field. Mantling
sable and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,
upon the battlements of a tower proper, a lion rampant
sable, collared or, supporting an assegai erect proper.

Son of John Musgrave Levick, of Burleigh,
Cheshunt : —

Sir Hugh Levick, K.B.E. (1918), b. 1870 ; TO. 1892,
Agnes, d. of James Stout, of Hohokus, New Jersey ; and
has issue — Hugh Gwynne Levick, Gentleman, b. 1896 ;
Elizabeth [to. 1919, Walter Ffennell]. Res. — Burleigh
House, Wynberg, S. Africa. Club — St. James's.

LEVINGE of High Park, Westmeath. Vert, a chev-
ron or, in chief three escallops argent. Crest — An
escallop argent, within a garland proper. Motto —
" Vestigia nulla retrorsum."

Son of Sir Richard William Levinge, 10th Bart.,

b. 1878 ; d. 1914 ; to. 1910, Irene Marguerite, d. of

J. H. Pix, of Bradford, Yorks. :—

Sir Richard Vere Henry Levinge, nth Bart. (26 Oct.

1704), of Knockdrin Castle, b. 191 1. Seat — Knockdrin

Castle, Mullingar, Westmeath.

Sons of Sir William Henry Levinge, 9th Bart., b.

1849 ; d. 1900 ; m. 1876, Emily Judith, d. of Sir

Richard Sutton, 4th Bart. : —

Thomas Vere Levinge, Esq., Maj. late Northumberland

Fus., b. 1880. Res. — Pimlico, Synesham, Brackley,

Northants.

Reginald Augustus Levinge, Esq., b. 1883; m. 1925,
Evelyn Mary, d. of Rev. H. E. Robeson, Rector of
Blunsdon, Wilts. Res.—
Charles Horace Levinge, Esq., b. 1884.
Bernard George Levinge, Esq., b. 1887.
Gerald Henry Levinge, Esq., b. 1889.

LEVIS (H. Coll.). Or, three chevronels between as
many eagles displayed sable. Mantling sable and or.




Crest — Issuant out of a crown vallary or, a demi-eagle



displayed sable, charged on the breast with three chevronels
gold. Motto — " Deo juvante."

Son of Franklin Burr Levis,*. 1834; m. 1857, Rebecca
Browning, d. of Peter Van Pelt Coppuck : —
Howard Coppuck Levis, Gentleman, LL. B. , F.S.A.,
Member of the Bars of the States of New Jersey, New
York, Illinois, Minnesota, and of the Supreme Court of the
United States, b. 1859; m. 1884, Jane Chester, d. of
William Abrani Coursen of Elizabeth, New Jersey, U.S.A. ;
and has issue — Chester Coursen Levis, Gentleman, Litt. B. ,
b. 1885 ; and Edith Chetwood [m. , Lieut. -Comdr.

Desmond Maxwell, R.N. Res. — 40 Egerton Gardens,
London, S.W. Clubs — City of London, Cavendish, Rane-
lagh, Burlington Fine Arts, Swinley Forest Golf, Grolier
(New York).

BENN WOLFE LEVY, Gentleman. Born i8sr, being
the son of Lewis Wolfe Levy, Member of the Legislative
Council of New South Wales. Armorial bearing-s Sable,
a wolf rampant or, between two woolpacks in chief proper
and a mullet of eight points in base of the second.
Mantling sable and or. Crest— Upon a wreath of the
colours, a demi-wolf or, holding in the dexter paw a
mullet of eight points argent, and resting the sinister on a
woolpack, as in the arms. Motto — " Honore et labore."
Address — 30 Hyde Park Gate, S.W.

LEVY (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 proper, holding
a key in bend sinister, the wards upwards sable, and en-
circled above the elbow with a chaplet of roses argent,
leaved vert.

Sons of Joseph Levy, late of Knighton, Leicester, />.
1829; d. 1899; m. 1855, Cordelia (d. 1906), d. of late
Michael Hart of Manchester : —

David Levy, Gentleman, b. 1856; m. 1888, Kate, d. of
David Benjamin of Westbourne Terrace ; and has issue.

Frederick David Levy, Gentleman, M.A. (Oxon.) Barris-
ter-at-Law, Inner Temple, b. 1890. Res. — Hove, Sussex.

Sir Maurice Levy, 1st Bart. (4 Feb. 1913), Knt. Bach.
(1907), J. P., D.L., and (1926) High Sheriff co. Leics.,
M.P. for Loughborough Div. of Leicestershire 1900-18,
b. 1859 ; m. 1885, Elise Ray, eld. d. of late Max. Zossenheim
of Leeds and Harrogate ; and has issue — Ewart Joseph
Maurice Levy, Esq., b. 1897; Violet Ray; Doris Pamela;
Alix Ccrdelia; and Norah Sybil [to. 1921, John R.
Duckworth-King]. Seat — Great Glen, Leicester. Town
res. — 9 Grosvenor Crescent, S.W.i. Clubs — Reform,
National Liberal.

LEVY (H. Coll., 31 Aug. 1922). Sable, a fesse en-
grailed or, between two octohedron rough diamonds in
chief proper and a pair of scales in base of the second .
Mantling sable and or. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a dexter arm in armour, embowed, the hand in
the act of blessing proper, between two dragons' wings
gules. Motto — " Spectemur agendo."

Sons of Aaron Levy, Gentleman, of 38 Hertford
Street, Mayfair, b. 1818 ; d. 1891 ; m. 1853,
Marianne, d. of Abraham Hart : —

Sir John Arthur Levy, Knt. Bach. (1922), b. 1855.
Res. — 38 Hertford Street, W.i ; The Mount, Cookham
Dean, Berks. Clubs — Farmers', R.A.C.

Alexander Michael Levy, Gentleman, b. 1857. Res. —
38 Hertford Street, W. ; The Mount, Cookham Dean,
Berks.

LEVY (H. Coll.). Or, a fesse azure, between, in chief
two scythes of the second, and in base an oak-tree
eradicated and fructed proper. Mantling azure and or.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a winged ram statant
or. Motto — " Alteri si tibi."

Son of Abrahamo Elia Levy : —

Elia Rudolph Levy, Gentleman, b. 1870. Res. —
Birkdale, Lanes.

LEVY (H. Coll.). Or, on a bend engrailed, between
in sinister chief, a lion's head erased, and in dexter base,
two swords in saltire azure, three acorns of the field.
Mantling azure and or. Crest — Issuant out of a crown
pallisado, a horse's head or, between two roses gules,
barbed, seeded, leaved, and slipped proper. Badge — A
rose gules, barbed and seeded proper, between two



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gillyflowers of the first, all leaved and slipped proper,
entiled by a circlet, also gules.

Son of Walter Henry Levy, D.S.O., Maj. R.A.S.C,

of 4 Lowndes Square, S.W., b. 1876 ; d. 1923 ; m.

1903, Hon. Nellie Samuel, d. of 1st Viscount

Bearsted, of Mote, Maidstone : —
John Henry Levy, Gentleman, b. 1910. Res. —
54 Lowndes Square, S.W.

LEVY-LAWSON (H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, azure,
three bars gemel argent, over all a winged morion or ;
2 and 3, gules, a saltire double parted and fretted or,
between two rams' heads couped in fesse argent (H. Coll.,
1892). Mantling azure and argent. Crests — 1. on a
wreath of the colours, in front of a terrestrial globe proper,
a winged morion or ; 2. on a wreath of the colours, a
ram argent, holding in the mouth a trefoil slipped vert,
and resting the dexter foreleg on a quatrefoil or. Motto
—"Of old I hold."

Sons of Rt.-Hon. Sir Edward Levy-Lawson, 1st Baron

Burnham, K.C.V.O., principal proprietor of The

Daily Telegraph, President Institute of Journalists,

1891-2, J. P., D. L. , an Alderman co. Bucks., b. 1833 ;

d. 1916; m. 1862, Harriett Gecrgiana (d. 1897), d.

of Benjamin Nottingham Webster of Pen-y-Craig,

co. Denbigh : —

Rt. Hon. Sir Harry Lawson Webster Levy-Lawson, 1st

Viscount Burnham (16 May 1919), 2nd Baron Burnham

(13 July 1903), 2nd Bart. (13 Nov. 1892) [Supporters—

On the dexter, the figure of Clio, the muse of History,

proper ; and on the sinister, the figure of Hermes, vested

argent, mantled azure, on the head a winged morion, on

his heels wings, and in his exterior hand a caduceus or],

G.C.M.G. (1927), C.H. (1917), LL.D. (Cambridge), LL.D.

(McGill Univ.), LL.D. (Athens), LL.D. (Perth Univ.

Australia), D.Litt. (Durham), M.A. (Oxon.), J. P., D.L.

co. Bucks., Hon. Col. Bucks. Imp. Yeo. , M.P. for West

St. Pancras 1885-92, for Cirencester Div. co. Gloucester

1893-5, and for the Tower Hamlets 1905-6 and 1910-16,

Member London County Council 1889-92 and 1897-1904,

is Comdr. Legion of Honour, and Order of Leopold

(Belgium), G.O. Crown of Italy, Star of Roumania,

Order of the Redeemer (Greece), has Grand Cross

Order of Leopold II., b. 1862; m. 1894, Olive, d. of

Gen. Sir Henry de Bathe, 4th Bart. ; and has issue —

Dorothy Olive [m. 1907, Major the Hon. John Spencer

Coke, Scots Guards; and has issue]. Seat — Hall Barn,

Beaconsfield, Bucks. Town res. — 13 Bryanston Square, W.

Clubs — Mailborough, Athenaeum, Garrick,

Hon. William Arnold Webster Levy-Lawson, D. S.O. ,
D.L. co. Leicester, Hon. Lt.-Col. in the Army, Maj. Reserve
of Officers, Lt.-Col. comdg. 10th Batt. Imp. Yeo. in South
Africa 1900-1, formerly Capt. Scots Guards, b. 1864 ; m.
1887 (div. 1 91 2), Sybil Mary, d. of Lt.-Col Sir Frederick
Marshall, K.C.M.6. ; and has issue — Edward Frederick
Levy-Lawson, Esq., D.S.O., M.C., Maj. and Bt. Lt.-Col.
R. Bucks. Hussars, late Lieut. -Col. 1st London Yeo.,
served Great War (despatches), b. 1890 [m. 1920, Enid,
d. of Hugh S. Robson ; and has issue — William Edward
Harry Levy-Lawson, Esq., b. 1920 ; and Lucia Edith] ;
and 2 daus. Seal — Barton Court, Kintbury, Hungerford.
Clubs — Arthur's, Turf, Guards'.

LEWIN, see ROSS-LEWIN.

LEWIS, see HAMPTON-LEWIS.

LEWIS. Per pale argent and gules, a pale, and over all
three chevronels flory counterflory, all counterchanged.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a lamb passant proper, seme'e of crescents argent,
holding in the mouth three cinquefoils slipped vert, and
resting the dexter foreleg on a staff in bend sinister
proper, therefrom a flag flying to the sinister argent,
charged with a cross couped gules. Motto — ' ' Duw fo o fy
rhan."

Son of Evan Lewis, Esquire, J. P., of Brynderwyn,
Llandaff, Cardiff, b. 18 — ; d. ; m. 1868, Annie,
dau. of W. Robinson of Cheltenham : —
Lewis, Gentleman, b. . Res. — New Zealand.

LEWIS of Inniskeen (U.O.). Sable, on a chevron ermine
between three spear-heads argent, a crescent gules. Mant-
ling sable and argent. Crest — Out of a ducal coronet, a
plume of five ostrich feathers gules and azure, charged with



a chevron or, thereon a crescent gules. Motto — " Bidd

llu hebb llydd. "

Son of Francis Owen Lewis, Gentleman, Lieut.
Bombay Inf., b. 1869 ; killed in action, Gras Pan, S.A.,
1899 ; m. Joanna Somerset, d. of Sir Charles Farquhar
Shand, LL.D. , Chief Justice of the Mauritius: —
Francis Arthur Harvey Owen Lewis, Gentleman, b. 1888.

Res.—

JAMES WINDSOR LEWIS, Gentleman. M.A. (Oxon.),
19th Hussars, 2nd Lieut. 1900, Lieut. 1902 (S. African War
1901-2), ret. 1905, Lieut. West Kent Yeo., called to the
Bar, Inner Teir.ple, 1902. Born 1877, being the son of
James Lewis, Esq., Justice of the Peace for Glamorgan
and Brecon, High Sheriff co. Brecon 1882-83, by his wife
Louisa Catherine, youngest dau. of Rev. William Edwards,
Vicar of Llangollen. Armorial bearings — Per pale argent
and gules, a pale and over all three chevronels flory
counterflory, all counterchanged. Mantling gules and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a lamb
passant proper, semee of crescents argent, holding in the
mouth three cinquefoils slipped vert, and resting the dexter
fore-leg on a staff in bend sinister proper, therefrom a flag
flying to the sinister argent, charged with a cross couped
gules. Motto — "Duw f o ; O fy rhan.'' A/arried, 1905,
Katherine Henrietta, d. of Maj. -Gen. C. F. Gregorie, C. B. ;
and has issue — James Charles Lewis, Gentleman, b. 1907.
£ state —

LEWIS. Ermine, on a pile gules, between two dragons'
heads erased in base, a lion rampant all counterchanged.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest On a wreath of the
colours, a lion rampant ermine, holding in the dexter fore-
paw a leek erect or, and supporting with the sinister an
escutcheon argent, charged with a dragon's head erased
gules. Motto— " Ymlaen."

Only son of John Penry Lewis, Esq., C.M.G., Ceylon
Civil Service and Mem. of Legislative Council of
Ceylon, b. 1854 ; d. ; m. 1894, Violet Marion U. ,

d. of late Joseph Anderson of Ankerwyke, Bucks.: —
Walter Alan Scott Lewis, Gentleman, b. 1907. Address —
Lincoln College, Oxford.

Sir WALTER LLEWELLYN LEWIS Knight, Bar-
rister-at-Law (Middle Temple), M.A. and Gold Medallist in
Experimental Science(Queen's,now National Univ. .Ireland),
joined Northern and afterwards S. Wales and Chester Cir-
cuit, Chief Justice of British Honduras 1900-6, formerly
Senior Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court of Trinidad and
Tobago. Born Nov. 13, 1849, being the eldest son of the
late Rev. John Lewis of Tenby, Pembrokeshire, by Sarah,
dau. of Rev. Walter Scott. Armorial bearings Ermine,
on a pile gules, between two dragons' heads erased in base,
a lion rampant, all counterchanged. Mantling gules and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a lion rampant
ermine, holding in the dexter forepaw a leek erect or, and
supporting with the sinister an escutcheon argent, charged
with a dragon's head erased gules. Motto- "Ymlaen."
Married, July 23, 1887, Jane Mary (R.I.), second dau. of
the late J. R. Dealy of London. Residence— 27 Shooter's
Hill Road, Blackheath.S. E. Clubs— Royal Thames Yacht,
Union (Port of Spain, Trinidad).

LEWIS of Senghenydd (H. Coll.) Sable, a lion ramp-
ant argent, over all a fesse or charged with three bees
volant proper. Mantling sable and argent. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, an eagle displayed azure, charged
on the breast with a bee volant or. and holding in the
beak a roll of paper argent. Supporters — On either side a
lion rampant argent charged on the shoulders with a bezant
therein a bee volant proper. Mottoes— " Gwna a ddylit
doed a ddel," " Hirbarhad." Livery — Dark blue, and gold
buttons.

Son of Rt. Hon. Sir William Thomas Lewis, G.C. V.O. ,
1st Baron Merttnr, b. 1837; d. 1914; m. 1864, Anne
(d. 1902), d. of William Rees, Colliery Proprietor, of
Lletty Shenkin House, Aberdare:—
Rt. Hon. Sir Herbert Clark Lewis, 2nd Baron Merthyr
of Senghenydd, co. Glamorgan (24 June ignj.anda Bart.
(15 Feb. 1896), D.L. Pembrokeshire, High Sheriff Pem-
brokeshire 1907 and Radnorshire 1914, b. 1866 ; m. 1899,
Elizabeth Anna (d. 1925), elder d. of late Major-Gen.
Richard Short Couchman, Madras S.C. ; and has issue—
Hon. William Brereton Couchman Lewis, Barrister-at-Law
(Inner Temple), b. 1901 ; and Hon. Anne Elizabeth Mary



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Llywelyn. Estates — Various farms and mineral property
in the counties of Brecon, Glamorgan, Pembroke, &c. Seat
— Hean Castle, Saundersfoot, Pembi okeshire. Town res.
— 125 Victoria Street, S.W. Club — Jun. Carlton.

LEWIS of Essendon Place (H. Coll.). Azure, a
lymphad and in chief three spear-heads argent. Mantling
azure and argent. Crest — On a^ wreath of the colours,
upon two spears in saltire gules, headed argent, a
butterfly or. Motto — " Animo et fide."

Son of Edmund Lewis, of West Hartlepool, b. 1834 ;

d. 1882 ; m. 1868, Elizabeth, d. of John Dent, of

Weardale : —
Sir Frederick William Lewis, 1st Bart, (n Feb. 1918),
Comm. Legion of Honour, Crown of Italy, and of th^
Order of the Couronne, b. 1870 ; m. 1896, Daisy Ellen, d.
of Robert Henry Harrison of West Hartlepool ; and has
issue — Brian Edmund Lewis, Esq., b. 1903; Frieda [m.
1927, Ian Patrick Napier]. Seat — -Essendon Place,
Essendon, Herts. Town res. — 1 1 Charles Street, Berkeley
Square, W. Clubs — Royal Societies, Reform, Royal
Thames Yacht.

LEWIS (H. Coll., 1902). Ermine, a flaming sword erect
proper, pommel and hilt or, between two lions rampant
addorsed gules. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On
a wreath of the colours, a stock of a tree eradicated proper,
thereon an owl with wings expanded sable, holding in the
dexter claw a flaming sword as in the arms. Motto — " Je
meurs oil je m'attache."

Only son of Sir George James Graham Lewis, 2nd Bart. ,

b. 1868 ; d. 1927 ; m. 1896, Marie, d. of Emil Hirsch of

Rheinstrasse, Mannheim : —

Sir George James Ernest Lewis, 3rd Bart. (1 Aug. 1902),

■b. 1910. Seat — The Grange, Rottingdean, Sussex. Town

res. — 43 Bryanston Square, S.W.

LEWIS of Banstead (H. Coll., 12 July 1921). Paly
of eight argent and gules, over all a lion rampant sable,
on a chief per pale or and of the second, two lions passant
counterchanged. Mantling gules and argent. Crest —




General Manager of the National Provincial Bank, Ltd.,
Director of Bank of British West Africa Ltd., and of
Yorkshire Penny Bank Ltd., b. 1868 ; m. 1897, May,
d. of the late William Roberts, of Allerton House,
Chapel Allerton, nr. Leeds ; and has issue — Edward
Roberts Lewis, Esq., b. 1900 [m. 1923, Mary Margaret,
d. of Rev. G. D. Hutton, of Summerfield House, Dunbar] ;
Nancy Roberts, M.B., B.S. (London) ; Freda Elizabeth
[m. 1924, Flight-Lieut. Edgar Kingston - McCloughty,
D.S.O., D.F.C.]; Margaret May. Res. — Coneybury, Lower
Kingswood, Surrey. Clubs — Reform, City of London.

LEWIS formerly of Parwich (H. Coll.). Sable, a
chevron cottised between three trefoils slipped in pairle or.
Mantling sable and or. Crest — Issuant out of an Eastern
crown or, a plume of five ostrich feathers sable, the centre




On a wreath of the colours, a wolf sejant proper, resting



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