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Thomas, of Manchester, and has issue — 2 daus.]. Res. —
Dryden, Ontario.

Frank Moony Miunsell, Gentleman, b. 1868 ; m. 1914,
Avis Patrick, d. of the late Hon. Mr. Justice J. R. Arm-
strong, of St. John, and has issue — Janice Louisa Moony.


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Sons of Edward Horatio Phibbs Maunsell of New-
borough, co. Limerick, b. 1841 ; d. 1899 ; m. 1882 (his
cousin), Elizabeth Ellen Lombard, d. of James Hunt
of Danesfort, co. Cork: —
James Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Edward Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Sons of Gen. Sir Frederick Richard Maunsell, K.C.B.,

b. 1828 ; d. 1916 ; m. 1863, Mary Alex^ndrina (d. 1883),

d. of Don Manuel Velez of New Granada: —

Brig.-Gen. Frederick Guy Maunsell, C.B., CM. G., R.A.

(ret.), b. 1864 ; m. 1896, Hilda, d. of H. Irwin, and has

issue — Fiederick Richard Guy Maunsell, Gentleman, b.

1898 ; and Alexandrina Velez. Club — Naval and Military.

Manuel Charles Maunsell, Esq., Capt. R.A., b. 1866; m.

1892, Alice Blanche Mary, d. of Lt.-Col. de Pentheny de

Pentheny-O' Kelly, and has issue — Charles Frederick

Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 1893; Edgar Joseph Arundell

Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 1896 ; and two daus.

Francis Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 1867; m. 1894, Mary
Warner, and has issue— Francis Maunsell, b.

Son of Col. John Richardson Maunsell, b. 1834 ; d.
1887 ; m. 1864, Augusta, d. of Col. H. Sandwith : —
Debonnaire Frederick Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 1870.
Res. — 134 Cromwell Road, S.W.7.

Sons of Edward Charles Maunsell, b. 1794; d. 1857;
m. , Charlotte Heming: —

Daniel Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Edward Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Son of Edmund Robert Lloyd Maunsell (eld. son of
John Maunsell — see below), M.A., LL.B., Barrister-at-
Law, b. 1852; d. 1886; m. 1879, Annie Rachel, d of
Joseph Emerson Dowson : —
Arthur Edmund Lloyd Maunsell, Gentleman, B.A.,
LL.B., Barrister-at-Law, b. 1880. Seat — Lemonfield House,
co. Limerick.

Sons of John Maunsell, Esq., J. P., of Edenmore,
Raheny, co. Dublin, b. 1824; d. 1899; m. 1st, 1851,
Catherine Lucinda (d. 1862), d. and heir of Thomas
Lloyd of Beechmount ; 2nd, 1863, Emily Roche, only
child of Archibald John Stephens, Q.C., LL.D., Re-
corder of Winchester; 3rd, 1883, Annie, d. of Rev.
J. Peacock : —
John Drought Maunsell, Esq., Major Army Pay Dept.
b. ; m. 1885, Euphemia Sullivan, d. of Major Robert

Bush, 96th Regt. ; and has issue. Post. add. —
Frederick William Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res. —
Eyre Lloyd Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res. —
Archibald John Stephens Maunsell, Esq., Major Royal
Warwickshire Regt., b. 1864. Res. —

Son of Richard Mark Synnot Maunsell, Esq., J. P. cos.

Kildare (High Sheriff 1890) and Clare, late Capt. 1st

(Royal) Dragoons, b. 1843; d. 1907; m. 2nd, 1877,

Mary Eliza (d. 1892), d. and heiress of the late Samuel

Caswell, Esq., J. P., of Blackwater, co. Clare: —

Richard John Caswell Maunsell, Esq., B.A. (Trin. Coll.,

Dublin), called to the Irish Bar, Hilary 1905, b. 1878 ; m.

19 13, Mary Winifred, fifth d. of the late Richard H. M.

Orpen of Ardtully, Kenmare, co. Kerry; and has issue —

Richard Mark Orpen Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 1914. Res. —

27 Cranley Gardens, S.W.7.

MAUNSELL of Spa Hill (U.O.). Argent, a chevron
between three maunches sable. Mantling sable and
argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a falcon
rising proper, jessed and belled or. Mottoes — 1. (under
the arms), "Quod vult valde vult" ; 2. (over the crest),
" Honorantes me honorabo."

Sons of Robert George Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 1842 ;
d. 1911; m. 1869, Dorothea Jane, d. of Thomas
Warren White of Kingstown and Caherblonick, co.
Clare :—
Robert Charles Butler Maunsell, Esq., late Major
R.A.M.C, M.B., B.Ch., F.R.C.S.I., Ex-President
R. C.S.I. , Surgeon of Mercer's Hospital, Examiner in Sur-
gery, T.C.D., b. 1872; m. 1911, Eleanor, d. of James
Hanna of Kilmore, co. Monaghan. Res.— 60 Merrion
Square, Dublin.

Rev. Arthur Persse Gabbet Maunsell, B.D., Chaplain
Indian Ecclesiastical Establishment, b. 1876; m. 1906,
Amabel Staveley, eldest d. of Chas. Randel Narindin, late
Commr. of Rajshahi. Res.— Lahore, India.

Dudley Philip Winthrop Maunsell, Gentleman, B.A.,
Barr.-at-Law, b. 1882. Res. —

Son of Rev. William Francis Maunsell, Rector of
Kildimo, b. 1820; d. 1895; m. 1847, Rebecca Caro-

line {d. 1853), eldest d. of Rev. Richard Dickson of
Vermount, Clarina, co. Limerick: —
William Dickson Dickson, Esq. (q.v. ).
Sons of Lt.-Col. Richard Maunsell, J. P., late of Dubbo>
N.S.W., b. 1822; d. 1907; m. Annie Mary, second
d. of Capt. Alexander Livingstone: —
Lewis Livingstone Maunsell, Gentleman, b. . Res.

— New South Wales.

Richard Dillon Maunsell, Gentleman, b. ; m. 1894,

Anne Churchward; and has issue — (1) Allan Richard
Maunsell, Gentleman, b. ; (2) Massy Maunsell, Gentle-

man, b. . Res. —

Edward Montagu Maunsell, Gentleman, b. 186;. Res. —


MAWDSLEY (H. Coll., 1876). Sable, two chevronels
argent between as many hammers in chief and a fieur-de-lys
n base of the last ; and for his Crest — On a wreath of the

colours, an eagle displayed sable, sem£e of annulets argent,
and holding in the beak a hammer as in the arms ; with the
Motto, " Conatu."

Sons of James Piatt Mawdsley, Gentleman, b. 1825 ;
d. ; m. 1849, Ellen, dau. of John Currey, Mer-

chant, of Liverpool : —

James Mawdsley, Gentleman, b. 1854; m. 1880, Lucy
Anne, fourth dau. of Nicholas Duckworth of Mosley Hill.
Res —

Robert Cargey Mawdsley, Gentleman, b. 1859 ; m. 1893,
Mary Alice, widow of Edward Grace of Calcutta. Res. —
31 Coudray Road, Southport.

Thomas Ryder Mawdsley, Gentleman, b. 1862 ; m. 1900,
Helen, fourth dau. of Walton Ainsworth, Esq., J.P., of
Rivington, Lancashire. Res. — 12 Errwood Road, Levens-
hulme, Lanes.

William Currey Leyland Mawdsley, Gentleman, b. 1863.

MAX-MULLER (H. Coll.). Per fesse gules and vert,
in chief a demi-eagle displayed, and on a fesse argent two
sickles proper. Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, two sickles erect hooks upwards
proper. Motto—" Wie Gott will."

Son of Rt. Hon. Professor Fredrick Max-Muller,
P.C., LL.D., D.C.L., b. 1823; d. 1900; m. 1859,
Georgina, d. of Riversdale Grenfell of Ray Lodge,
Maidenhead, Berks. : —




Sir William Grenfell Max-Muller, K.C.M.G., C.B.,
M.V.O. (4th class), Secretary Diplomatic Service, Charge
d'Affaires in Mexico 1905-6, in Christiania 1907-8, in
Pekin 1910-11, Sec. of Embassy 1909, Consul-General at
Budapest 1913, Min. Plen. 1918; Envoy Extraordinary and
Min. Plen. at Warsaw 1920-27, ret. 1928,/-. 1867; m. 1908,
Wanda Maria, d. of Professor Jacob Heiberg of Christiania,
Norway; and has issue — (1) Charles Frederick Grenfell
Max-Muller, Esq., b. 1909 ; (2) John Heiberg Max-Muller,
Esq., b. 1912. Res. — jj Gloucester Place, W.i. Clubs —
St. James's, Marlborough, Bath.

MAXTONE-GRAHAM of Cultoquhey (L.O.). Quar-
terly, 1 and 4, or, a chevron gules, between three cross-
crosslets fitchee azure (for Maxtone) ; 2 and 3, or, three
piles sable, within a double tressure flory counterfiory gules,

on a chief of the second, a rose between two escallops
of the first (for Graham). Mantling gules, doubled argent.
Crests — 1. on a wreath of the liveries, a bee proper (for
Maxtone) ; 2. on a wreath of the liveries, a dove proper
(for Graham). Mottoes — " Providus esto," and " Candide
ut secure."

Eld. son of James Maxtone-Graham, Esq., J. P. and

D.L. ,b. 1819 ; d. 1901 ; m. 1851, Caroline Mary Anne,

d. of George Edward Russell, Honourable East India

Company's Service : —

Anthony George Maxtone-Graham, Esq., of Cultoquhey,

J. P., b. 1854. Seats— Cultoquhey, Crieff; Bittleby, Red-

gorton, in the co. of Perth. Town res. — 47 Gloucester

Place, W.i. Club — Brooks's.


MAXWELL. Quarterly, 1 and 4, argent, a saltire
sable, on a chief of the first three pallets of the second ;
2 and 3, barry of six, argent and gules. Mantling sable
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a buck's
head erased proper. Motto — " Je suis pret."

Sons of Rt. Hon. Sir Somerset Henry Maxwell, 10th
Baron Farnham, b. 1849 ; d. 1900 ; m. 1875, Lady
Florence Jane Taylour, d. of 3rd Marquis of Head-
fort :—
Rt. Hon. Sir Arthur Kenlis Maxwell, D.S.O., nth Baron
Farnham, of Farnham, co. Cavan (6 May 1756), Bart,
of Nova Scotia (28 Mar. 1627) [Supporters — On either
side a buck proper], Major Special Cavalry, formerly

Lieut. 1 oth Hussars, b. 1879; m. 1903, Aileen Selina, d.
of Charles Purdon Coote, of Bearforest ; and has issue —
Hon. Somerset Arthur Maxwell, b. 1905 ; Hon. Marjorie
Florence; Hon. Varena Aileen. Seat — Farnham, co.
Cavan. Town res. — 10 Lowndes Street, S.W. Club —

Hon. Denis Crichton Maxwell, Comm. R.N., b. 1892 ;
m. 1923, Theodora Mary, d. of Arthur Hickling, of
Wing Old Hall, Rutland ; and has issue — Elizabeth
Crichton. Club— Naval and Military.

MAXWELL (L.O.) Argent, a saltire sable, in chief a
rest of the last, and in base a holly-leaf vert. Mantling
sable, doubled or. Crest — On a wreath of his liveries,
a stag proper, attired of twelve tynes argent, lodged before
a holly bush also proper. Motto — " Reveresco. "
Son of the late Robert Maxwell: —

Gen. the Rt. Hon. Sir John Grenfell Maxwell, P.C.,
G.C.B., K.C.M.G., C.V.O., D.S.O., C.-in-C. of all Forces
in Egypt 1914-16, comdg. N. Command 1916-19, Col. The
Black Watch 1914, ret. 1922, has Legion of Honour, Grand
Cross of the Nile, Grand Star, Order of Carlos of Spain,
b. 1859 ; m. 1892, Louise Selina, d. of Charles William
Bonynge ; and has issue— Helena Philae Olive Virginia,
M.B.E. [m. 1919, Clifford Carver, Lieut. U.S. Navy].
Res. — 4 Queen's Gate Place, S.W. 7.

MAXWELL (U.O., 1542). Argent, a saltire sable, a
chief paly of six of the first and second, a mullet for dif-
ference. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath

of the colours, a stag's head erased proper, a mullet for
difference as in the arms. Motto— " Je suis pret."

Son of Theodore Maxwell, M.D. (Cambridge), B.Sc.

(London), b. 1847; m. 1873, Elizabeth Eyre, second

dau. of John Eyre Ashby, LL.D. : —
Arnold Ashby Maxwell, Gentleman, B.Sc. (Victoria), b.
Nov. 5, 1874. Estate— Ballyrolly, Downpatrick, co. Down.
Residence— 29 The Common, Woolwich.

MAXWELL ofMonreith (L.O. , 1719). Argent, an eagle
with two heads displayed sable, beaked and membered
gules, on the breast an escutcheon of the first, charged
with a saltire of the second, surcharged in the centre with
a hurcheon or, all within a bordure gules. Mantling
gules, doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of his liveries,
an eagle rising proper. Motto— " Reviresco." Badge-
Holly. Livery — Full dress : white coat with black lace,
black plush waistcoat and breeches, silver buttons ;
undress : black, with silver buttons.

Onlysurv. son of Sir William Maxwell, 6th Bart., b.

1805; d. 1877; m. 1833, Helenora, d. of Sir Michael

Shaw Stewart, Bart. : —


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Rt. Hon. Sir Herbert Eustace Maxwell, 7th Bart. (8 Jan.
1681), P.C., D.C.L., LL.D., F.R.S., Lord-Lieut, co.
Wigtown, Major and Lt.-Col. late 4th Batt. Royal Scots
Fus. , late President of the Society of Scottish Antiquaries,
M.P. for co. Wigtown 1880-1906, was Lord of the Treasury
1886-92, b. 1845; m. 1869, Mary, d. of Henry Fletcher-
Campbell of Boquhan, co. Stirling; and has had issue —
Aymer Edward Maxwell, Esq., late Capt. Gren. Guards, b.
1877, killed in action while commanding 1st Naval Brigade
in the Defence of Antwerp Oct. 1914 [m. 1909, Lady Mary
Percy, d. of 7th Duke of Northumberland, and left issue—
Aymer Maxwell, Esq., b. 191 1 ; Eustace Maxwell, Gentle-
man, b. 1913; Gavin Maxwell, Gentleman, £. 1914; and
Christian]; Ann Christian [in. 1901, Sir John Maxwell
Stirling-Maxwell, Bart. , of Pollok, and has issue] ; Winifred
Edith [m. 1897, Alastair Erskine Graham Moir of Leckie,
and has issue]; Beatrice Mary [in. 1901, Ernest Robert
Walker, son of the late Sir James Walker, 2nd Bart., and
has issue]. Seat — Monreith, Whauphill, Wigtownshire.
Clubs— Carlton, New (Edinburgh.)

MAXWELL (L.O., rematric, 1899). Argent, a double-
headed eagle displayed sable, beaked and membered gules,
upon its breast an escutcheon of the first, charged with a
saltire of the second, surcharged in the centre with a

hurcheon or, all within a bordure parted per pale of the
third and compony of the second and first. Mantling
sable, doubled argent. Crest— On a wreath of his liveries,
an eagle rising proper. Motto — " Reviresco."

Only son of William Henry Maxwell, Esquire,

Admiral R.N., b. 1840; d. 1919 ; m. Dec. 13, 1871,

Catherine Penelope (d. 1910), eldest dau. of Col.

Fred Thomas Maitland, grandson of General the Hon.

Sir Alexander Maitland, Bart., fifth son of the 6th Earl

Lauderdale : —

Charles Frederick Maitland Maxwell, Gentleman, M.A.

Oxford, b. Feb. 15, 1874; m. 1912, Violet, d. of late

William James Harter ; and has issue— William Ronald

Maitland Maxwell, Gentleman, b. 1916; Herbert Aymer

Bouverie Maxwell, Gentleman, b. 1919 ; and Grizel

Catherine Frederica. Residence — Holywych, Cowden,

Kent. Club — Windham.

MAXWELL (L.O. rematric. 11 Dec. 1922). Quarterly, 1

and 4, argent, a saltire sable, in base a stag's head proper

Maxwell of Dargavel) ; 2 and 3, argent, a fess chequy sable

and of the first, between three falcons' heads couped of the

second (Hall of Fulbar).

Daughter of General Alexander Maxwell, C.B., b.

1816; d. 1889; m. 1862, Sarah, d. of James McCall, of

Daldowie, Lanarkshire : —
Mary Alexandra Maxwell, M.B.E. Res.— Dargavel,
Bishopton, Renfrewshire ; and Lawmarnock, Renfrewshire.
Clubs — Sesame; and Kelvin (Glasgow.)

MAXWELL-GUMBLETON (H. Coll., 1916). Or, on
a fesse wavy gules, three mullets argent, a canton vert,
charged with a fieur-de-lys of the field. Mantling gules and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-gryphon
argent, holding in the dexter claw a mullet or, and charged
on the shoulder with a fieur-de-lys vert. Mottoes— (1)
" Memento mori " ; (2) " Spes altera."

Eld. son of The Hon. Edward Thomas Smith, High
Court Judge, Jamaica, b- 1832 ; d. 1881 ; m. 1871,
Emma Jane, d. of Charles Jeston Homfray, of Down
Lodge, Wandsworth : —
The Rt. Rev. Maxwell Homfray Maxwell-Gumbleton,
D.D., Bishop of Ballarat 19 16-1927, b. 1872 ; assumed by
Royal Licence 191 6 the surname of Maxwell-Gumbleton in
lieu of Smith ; m. 1897, Ella Maria, d. of Rev. Sidney
George Gillum, M.A., Vicar of Pucklechurch, and Rural
Dean of Bitton, Glos. ; and has issue — (1) Maxwell Sydney
Harold Maxwell-Gumbleton, Esq., M.C., Capt. R.A.,
b. 1898; (2) John Gillum Maxwell-Gumbleton, Indian
Police Service, b. 1900 ; (3) Richard Widgwood Maxwell-
Gumbleton, Gentleman, b. 1908 ; and Margaret Anne Julia
[m. 1926, Capt. A. G. Lester-Gartland, M.C.]. Res. —
Twyning Manor, Tewkesbury, Glos.

MAXWELL-HERON (L.O., i860). Argent, two lions
combatant, supporting between their paws a rose gules,
stalked and leaved vert. Mantling gules, doubled argent.
Crest — On a wreath of his liveries, a demi-lion holding in
the dexter paw a cross flory. Mottoes — "Ad ardua tendit,"
and " Par valeur." Supporters (as head of the family)—
Two herons.

Eldest son of John Heron Maxwell-Heron, Esq., J P.

and D.L. cos. Kirkcudbright and Wigtown, late Capt.

1st Royal Scots (Lothian) Regt., M.P. for Stewartry of

Kirkcudbright 1880-85, b - l8 36; d. 1899; m - l868 .

Marguerita, second d. of William Stancomb of Blounts

Court, Devizes: —
Guy Heron Maxwell-Heron, Esq., Lt.-Col. late 3rd Batt.
South Wales Borderers, b. 1871 ; m. 1st, 1922, Hilda (d.
1924), d. of G. F. Parker, M.R.C.S. ; 2nd, 1928, Dorothea
Rose, d. cf the late Capt. A. H. Harrison, Warwick Regt.
Club — Caledonian.

MAXWELL-LYTE (Visitations of Somerset). Gules, a
chevron between three swans argent. Crest (granted 1 579).
— A swan volant, silver, upon a trumpet, gold. Motto —
" Laetitia et spe immortalitatis."

Son of the late J. W. Maxwell Lyte, of Berry Head,
Brixham, b. 1823 ; d. 1848 ; m. 1847, Emily Jeannette,
d. of Col. John Craigie, H.E.I.C.S. :—

Sir Henry Churchill Maxwell- Lyte, K.C.B., M.A.
Oxon.), F.B.A., F.S.A., b. 1848; assumed by Deed Poll
his Christian name of Maxwell as an additional surname ;
m. 1871, Frances Fownes (d. 1925), d. of the late James
C. Somerville, Esq., J P., of DinrJer House, Wells; and
has issue — (1) John Maxwell-Lyte, Esq., Maj. late
Northumb. Fus., b. i8js(Res. — n Culmington Road,
Ealing) ; (2) Walter Maxwell-Lyte, Esq. , b. 1877 [m. 1907,
Verona Cecil, d. of the late Rt. Hon. George H. Finch,
P.C., M.P., of Burley-on-the-Hill, Oakham (Res. — 53
Warwick Gardens, W.) ; (3) Arthur Maxwell-Lyte, Esq., b.
1881 [m 1st, 1919, Agnes Elizabeth Rollo (d. 1919), d. of
Rev. Robert Melville Gore Browne ; 2nd, 1925, Ismay
Nesta, d. of Edward S. Mostyn Pryce, Esq., J. P., of
Gunley, Chirbury, Salop (Res. — 59 Harcourt Terrace,
S.W.10)] ; Agnes ; Edith ; and Margaret [m. 1904, Edward
Richard Massie, Esq., J. P., of The Barn, Frensham, Surrey].
Res. — 61 Warwick Square, S.W. Club — Athenaeum.

MAY(U.O. and H. Coll.). Gules, a fess indented be-
tween eight billets or. Mantling gules and or. Crest —
Out of a ducal coronet or, a leopard's head and neck gules,
charged with a billet gold. Motto— " Fortis et fidelis. "
Livery — Brown or claret, with yellow or drab facings

Sons of the Rt. Hon. George Augustus Chichester May,

P.C., Lord Chief Justice of Ireland, b. 1815 ; d. 1892;

in. 1853, Olivia, d. of Sir Matthew Barrington, Bt. ,

of Glenstal, co. Limerick:—




Maj.-Gen. Sir Edward Sinclair May, K.C.B. , C.M.G. ,
Knt. of Grace of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of
Jerusalem, Comdr. Legion of Honour, J. P. Devon, Hon.
Col. 56th Bde. R.A. , b. 1856; m. 1st, 1883, Evelyn Mary
Norbrun (d. 1893), d. of Trehawke Kekewich, Esq., J. P..
D.L., of Peamore, Exeter; 2nd, 1895, Charlotte Dorothea
Willie, M.B.E., Lady of Grace of the Order of the Hospital of
St. John of Jerusalem, d.of thelate Gen. Sir William Stirling,
K.C.B. ; and has had issue— (By 1st marriage) Major
Edward George Kekewich Sinclair May, Imperial Yeo. , b.
1893 '• d. 1921 of wounds received in action ; Charlotte
Sinclair [m. 1st, 1910, Comdr. Arthur Darley, R.N. (killed
inaction 1914) ; 2nd, 1920, Rev. Oswald Hunt, Rector of
Emsworth, Hants.]; Evelyn [w. 1914, Hon, Samuel Best,
son of Lord Wynfordj ; Stella [in. 1915, Seton Eustace];
<by 2nd marriage) — Dorothea [m. 1921, Major Stewart-Cox,
R.A.]; Olivia [m. 1926, Sir Archibald Edward Dunbar,
M.C. , Bt.]; and Alison. Seat — Rockbeare Court, Rock-
beare, Devon. Clubs — Athenaeum ; Devon and Exeter.

The late Sir Francis Henry May, G.C.M.G., LL.D.,
J. P., Knt. of Grace of the Order of the Hospital of St. John
of Jerusalem, sometime Gov. and C.-in-C. of Hong-Kong
[Arms as above and on an escutcheon of pretence the arms

ot Barker, namely : — argent, between three bears' heads
erased sable, muzzled or, a maunch of the second, on a
chief gules, two swords saltirewise points upwards argent,
guarded and hilted gold. Supporters— On the dexter a
Chinaman, and on the sinister a Fijian Islander holding in
the exterior hand a spear all proper], b. i860; m. 1891,
Helena Augusta Victoria, eld. d. of Gen. Sir George Digby
Barker, G.C.B., of Clare Priory. Suffolk, and d. 1922,
leaving issue— Stella Augusta Victoria ; Phoebe Francis
Eiric ; Iris Olivia Helena ; and Dione Jean Elizabeth.
Seat — Clare Priory, Suffolk.

Sir (Chichester) Gould May, Knt. Bach. (1923), M.D.,
M.R.C.P., Knt. of Grace of the Order of the Hospital of
St. John of Jerusalem, b- 1863. Res. — 59 Cadogan Place,
S.W.i. Clubs — Brooks's; Oxford and Cambridge.

Sons of the late George Chichester May, Esq., K.C.,
(yngr. son of Rt. Hon. George Augustus Chichester
May, see above) : —

George Egerton May, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

James Francis May, Gentleman, b. . Res. —

Arthur May, Gentleman, b. . Res.—

MAY. Or, on a fesse wavy between eight billets azure,
three anchors of the field. Mantling azure and or. Crest
— Out of a naval coronet or, a leopard's head and neck
gules. Supporters— On either side a Polar bear, each
supporting a trident erect all proper. Motto — " Non
tergo sed facie."

Son of the late J. W. Seaburne May : —

Adm. of the Fleet Sir William Henry May, G.C.B.

(1911), G.C.V.O. (1909), Chief of Staff on Mediterranean
Station 1895-96, commanded Naval Contingent in London
during Diamond Jubilee Celebrations 1897, Naval A.D.C.
to Queen Victoria and to King Edward VII., attended
German Emperor during his visit to England 1899,
Director of Naval Ordnance 1901, a Lord of the Admiralty
and Comptroller of the Navy 1901-5, Comm. -in-Chief
Atlantic Fleet 1905-7, Second Sea Lord on Commission of
the Admiralty 1907-9, Comm. -in-Chief of the Home Fleet
1909-11, Comm. -in-Chief at Plymouth 1911-12, has 2nd
Class Red Eagle of Prussia, Order of St. Alexandre
Nevsky (Russia), and is Grand Officer of the Legion of
Honour, b. 1849 ; m. 1878, Kinbarra Swene, d. of the late
W. J. Marrow ; and has issue — (1) Sir Reginald Seaburne
May, K.B.E., C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., Col., Roy. Fus., Dir.
of Organisation at War Office 1923-27, b. 1879 l m -
1906, Margaret Geraldine, d. of John Ramsay Drake, of
29 Wellington Court, S.W. ; and has issue — William Drake
Seaburne May, Esq., b. 1908 ; Guy Seaburne May, Esq.,
b. 1911 ; Robert Seaburne May, Esq., b. 1923 {Club —
Naval and Military)]; (2) Archibald Seaburne May, Esq.,
M.V.O., O.B.E., Comdr. R.N. (ret.), b. 1885 [m. 1915,
Mary Emma, d. of Comdr. Edward Noble Price, R.N.] ;
and Kinbarra Swene. Res. — Chatto, Kelso, N.B. ;
Bughtrigg, Coldstream, Berwickshire. Club — United

MAY (H. Coll.). Per chevron argent and azure, in chief
two stags' heads caboshed sable, and in base a rose of the
first, barbed and seeded proper. Mantling azure and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, upon a mount

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vert, and in front of a may-tree proper, a gryphon passant
sable, holding in the dexter forefoot an acorn slipped and
leaved also proper, and charged on the shoulder with a rose
as in the arms. Motto— " Tanto fortior tanto felicior."
Livery — Blue and white.

Son of John Morritt May, of Wallasey, Liverpool,
and formerly of Rokeby, Yorks. , b. 1850 ; d.1921 ; m.
1880, Annie, d. of Theopolis Thompson, of London : —
Frederick May, Lieut. The Green Howards (Yorkshire
Regt.), b. 1891; m. 1916, Amy, d. of Joshua Kidger, of
Birkenhead ; and has issue— Phil Morritt May, Gentleman,
b. 1925; and Olga. Res.— Rokeby, Allcroft Road, Read-
ing. Club — Eccentric.

MAYHEW (Ped. H. Coll.). Gules, a chevron vair be-
tween three ducal coronets or, all within a bordure ermine.
Mantling gules and or. Crest— On a wreath of the colours,

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a unicorn's head erased gules, armed and crinedor, charged
with a chevron vair, in front of an escarbuncle gold.
Mottoes — "Sola in Deo salus," and " Potior diademate
virtus." Livery — Dark blue, scarlet collar and waistcoat.
Son of Arthur| Mayhewe, Esq., J. P. and D. L. co.
Sussex, J. P. Eastbourne, b. 1843; d. 1929; m. 1st,
1874, Alexa Edith Chrissie (d. 1877), d. of James
Wright of Ferntower House, co. Perth ; 2nd, 1883,
Paulina Hope, d. of Charles Vander-Meulen Robert-
son of Nairn, by Harriet his wife, d. of S. Hope, Esq.,
J. P. and D. L., of Liverpool : —
Keith Guy Mayhewe, Gentleman, M.A. (Camb.), b. 1883.
Club— Arthur's.

Sons of Horace Mayhew, Esq., J. P. and D.L. co. Flint
(High Sheriff 1904), J. P. Lanes., b. 1845 ; d. 1926;
m. 1st, 1870, Mary Helena (d. 1887), d. of Rev. T.
Dixon, D.D., Fellow of Jesus Coll., Camb. ; 2nd, 1889,
Mabel Eleanor, d. of late J. C. Joyce, of Whitchurch,
Salop : —
John Dixon Mayhew, Esq., T.D., Lt.-Col. late Den-
bighshire Hussars, served Great War (France), Conservative
Candidate Harwich Division 1929 Election, b. 1884 ; m.
1907, Louise Katherine Guendolen, d. of Capt. Francis
Prescod Gurney, late 91st Highlanders, and has issue-
John de Parigault Gurney Mayhew, Gentleman, b. 1908
\m. 1928, Hon. Rosemary Silvya Cary, eld. d. of 13th
Viscount Falkland (Res. — 12 Chesham Street, Belgravia,
S.W.)] ; and Robert Evelyn Gurney Mayhew, Gentleman,

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