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the late Frederick Neame, Gentleman, of Luton, Selling,
co. Kent, by his wife Mary, dau. of the late Robert Tassell,
Esq., J. P. co. of Kent, of East Mailing, in that county.
Armorial bearings — Quarterly, per fesse raguly erminois

dau. of John Roberts of Chipping Sodbury, co. Gloucester,
and great-grandson of Jonathan Corbett of Yate, co.
Gloucester. Armorial bearings (H. Coll., 2 June 1774)—
Argent, a lion rampant between two dexter hands in chief

and azure, two barrulets between four lions' heads erased,
all counterchanged. Mantling azure and or. Crest— On
a wreath of the colours, in front of a staff raguly fessewise
azure, a demi-heraldic antelope argent, armed or, gorged
with a collar gemel also azure, and pierced through the neck
with an arrow in bend sinister proper. Motto — " Ne a
meta oculos avertam." Married, 1882, Jessie, dau. of the
late George Harrisson of Tonbridge, co. Kent ; and has
Issue— (1) Arthur Lawrence Cecil Neame, Esq., Col.
(ret.) R.E., served Great War (despatches twice), b. 1883
\m. 1917, Hon. Margaret Dorothy, d. of 1st Baron Forteviot ;
and has issue — Richard Dewar Neame, Gentleman, b. 1927 ;
andtwodaus. (Res.— Wayfaring, North Foreland, Thanet)] ;
(2) Godfrey John Neame, Gentleman, b. 1886. Residence-
Queen Anne Lodge, Westmorland Road, Bromley.




NEAVE (H. Coll.). Argent, on a cross sable, fivefleurs-
de-lysor. Mantling sable and argent. Crest— On a wreath
of the colours, out of a ducal coronet gold, a lily stalked and
leaved vert, flowered and seeded or. Motto — " Sola proba
quae honesta. "

Son of Sir Arundell Neave, 4th Bt., D.L. for Essex,

Capt. 3rd Dragoon Gds. , b. 1829; d. 1877; tn. 1871,

Hon. Gwyn Gertrude Hughes, d. of 1st Lord Din-

orben : —

Sir Thomas Lewis Hughes Neave, 5th Bt. (13 May 1795),

I. P. and D.L. Anglesey, late Major Royal Anglesey Mil. ,

b. 1874; in. 1908, Dorina Lockhart, d. of the late George

H. Clifton of Constantinople ; and has issue— Arundell

Thomas Neave, Esq., b. 1916 ; Kenelm Digby Neave,

Esq. , b. 1 921 ; Dorina Mary Eileen ; and Renee. Seats —

Dagnam Park, Romford ; Llysdulas, Amlwch, Anglesey.

Club — Carlton.

Sons of Sheffield Neave, a Director of the Bank of
England, b. 1799; d. 1868; tn. 1851, Mary Henrica
(d. 1884), d. of David Richard Morier, H.M. Plenipo-
tentiary in Switzerland : —
Sheffield Henry Morier Neave, Esq. late Capt. R.A. M.C.,
b. 1853; tn. 1878, Gertrude Charlotte Margaret, d. of Julius
Talbot Airey of Frognal Hall, Hampstead.and niece of Gen.
Lord Airey ,G. C. B. ; and has issue— ( 1 ) Sheffield Airey Neave
Gentleman, M.A. and D.Sc. Oxford, b. 1879 [tn. 1915,
Dorothy, d. of Lt.-Col. Arthur T. Middleton, late 13th
Hussars ; and has issue — Airey Middleton Sheffield Neave,
Gentleman, b. 1916 ; Digby John Sheffield Neave, Gentle-
man, b. 1928 ; and three daus. (Fes. — Bishops House,
Beaconsfield, Bucks.)]; (2) Richard Neave, Esq., Major
Essex Regt., b. 1881 [m. 1912, Helen, eld. d. of Robert
Miller of Ingatestone, Essex; and has issue — Robert
Morier Sheffield Neave, Gentleman, b. 1917 ; Julius Arthur
Sheffield Neave, Gentleman, b. 1919 ; and Beatrice
Honoria Sheffield]; Beatrice [m. 1897, Walter S. Brindle] ;
and Violet [m. 1919, Major N. H. Stone, R. Tank Corps].
Res. — Mill Green Park, co. Essex. Club — New University.
Edward Strangways Neave, Gentleman, b. 1857; tn.
1882, Evelyn Jane, d. of Col. Robert Vansittart, Cold-
stream Gds. ; andhassurv. issue — (1) EdwardArthur Neave,
Gentleman, b. 1883 [m. 1916, Evelyn Lamb, and has
issue — Digby Seymour Neave, Gentleman, b. 1921]; (2)
Guy Morier Neave, Gentleman, b. 1886 [tn. 1925, Dorothy
d. of J. E. Ponsonby- Steele] ; (3) Hugh Alexander Neave,
Gentleman, b. 1893 ; (4) Eric Lloyd Strangways Neave,
Gentleman, b. 1898 ; and Evelyn Henrica. Res. — 5 War-
wick Road, Ealing. Club — Junior Carlton.

Sons of Rev. William Alexander Neave, Curate cf

Branston, co. Lincoln, b. 1841 ; d. 1879 ; tn. 1868,

Frances Mary, d. of Charles Saunders of Carr Hall,


Charles Alexander Neave, Esq., O.B.E. , Lt.-Col. late

3rd Batt. Somersetshire L.I., formerly Lieut. R.A., Chief

Transport Officer N.F.D., British East Africa Protectorate,

served in South African War, b. 1869; tn. 1891, Clara

Elizabeth, d. of Richard Schur of Vienna; and has had

issue — (1) Alexander Lionel William Neave, Esq., Capt.

Indian Army, b. 1894 ; killed in action 1918 ; (2) Harold

Digby Neave, Gentleman, b. 1897 ; and Frances Lilian.

Res. — 46A Penywern Road, Earl's Court, S.W.

Lionel Digby Neave, Gentleman, B.A. (Oxon.),
M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., J. 1873; **■ IQ i3. Winifred, d. of
Michael Burke ; and has issue — Nelson Digby Neave,
Gentleman, b. 1914; John Alexander Neave, Gentleman,
b. 1919; Geoffrey Lionel Neave, Gentleman, b. 1920; and
Mary Winifred. Res. — Hazeldene, St. Osyfh, Colchester.
Sons of Francis Digby Spencer Neave, Gentleman,
B.A. (Oxon.), b. 1842; d. 1913 ; tn. 1869, Eliza
Marianne, d. of Henry Cormack of Bombay: —
Francis Digby Neave, Gentleman, b. 1874 ; tn. 1910,
Ethelberta, only child of Edward Washbourn of Christ-
church, New Zealand ; and has issue — Francis Edward
Neave, Gentleman, b. 1914; John Digby Neave, Gentle-
man, b. 1916 ; Henry Washbourn Neave, Gentleman, b.
1918; Arthur Kenelm Neave, Gentleman, b. 1924; and 2
daus. Res. — 35 Mather's Road, Spreydon, Christchurch,

Kenelm Neave, Gentleman, LL.B., Barrister and
Solicitor, b. 1875. ^ es - — x Desmond Street, Fendalton,
Christchurch, New Zealand.

Everard Algidus Neave, Gentleman, b. 1879 ; tn. 1900,
Nora Cottell ; and has issue. Res. —

Son of Lt.-Col. Everard Strangways Neave, late 18th
Bengal Cav. , b. 1844; d. 1896; tn. ist, 1876, Annie
Laura, d. of Alfred Douglas Hamilton : —

Everard Reginald Neave, Esq., Dirtrict Judge United:
Provinces, India, B.A. (Oxon.), b. 1877; m. 1910, Amy I
Charlotte Balfour Hay of Leys and Carpow, Perthshire, d.
of late Peter Hay Paterson ; and has issue — David
Reginald Neave, Gentleman, b. 1912 ; Peter Arundell
Neave, Gentleman, b. 1923 ; and 3 daus. Res. — Carpow
House, Newburgh, Fife.

Sons of Robert Neave, I. CCS. , Sessions Judge of
Airymgurh, b. 1805 ; d. 1S48 ; in. 1834, Sabina
Marianna, d. of Lt.-Col. George Bristow : —

Spencer Le Neve Neave, Gentleman, b. 1838 ; tn.

Arthur Montagu Neave, Gentleman, b. 1842; tn.

Son of George Peters Neave, b. 1809 ; d. 1887 ; in. 1845,
Maria, d. of Richard Pinder: —

Richard Irvine Neave, Gentleman, b. 1849; tn. 1872,
Harriet, d. of William White of Upcerne House, co.
Dorset ; and has issue — Arundell Francis Robert Neave,
Gentleman, b. 1874 ; and Violet Maria. Res. —

George Howard Neave, Gentleman, b. 1851 ; tn. 1875,
Isabella Augusta, d. of the late Samuel Chapman ; and has
surv. issue — Cecil Howard Neave, Gentleman, b. 1880
[tn. 1903, Daisy Scales ; and has issue — Geoffrey Howard
Neave, Gentleman, b. 1917 ; Sybil Isabella ; and Iris Olga.
Res. — Abbotsford, Paget, Bermuda.

NEED (H. Coll., 1779). Per chevron or and ermine, in
chief two griffin's heads erased sable. Mantling sable and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an Eastern coronet
or, thereout a griffin's head issuing sable, charged with an
estoile gold.

Only son of Capt. Walter Need of Woodhouse Castle,

Mansfield, Notts., b. 1809 ; d. 1901 ; m. 1857, Emily

M'Mahon, d. of Lt.-Col. Lionel John Westropp,

58th Regt. :—

Walter John Need, Gentleman, b. 1864 ; tn. 1902, Evelyn

Mary, d. of James J. Dugdale of Sezincot, Moreton-in-

Marsh. Res.— Winthorpe Hall, Newark, Notts.

Son of Henry Need, Gentleman, b. 1847; d. 1917 ; m.

, Mary, d. of John M'Phail of Glen Avon, near

Warrambool, Victoria, Australia : —

Allan M'Neil Need, Gentleman, b. ; m.

Res. — Fountain Dale, Woorarra, S. Gippsiand, Victoria,


NEEDHAM of Shavington ( Vn. Salop, 1623). Quarterly,
1, argent, a bend engrailed azure, between two bucks' heads
caboshed sable (Needham) ; 2. quarterly, per fesse indented
or and gules, on an escutcheon argent, a gryphon segreant
sable (Bromley) ; 3. argent, on a chevron gules, three
bezants, a bordure engrailed (Chetleton); 4. argent, on a
fesse sable, between six fleurs-de-lys gules, three cross cross-
lets or (Clifton) ; 5. gules, a scythe argent (Praers) ; 6. vert,
a cross engrailed ermine (Wettenhall) ; 7. sable, on a chevron
between three bucks' heads caboshed argent, as many mullets
gules (Bulkeley); 8. gules, a bend engrailed between two
garbs or (? Walworth); 9. argent, a garb vert; 10. quarterly,
gules and sable, in the second and third quarters a fleur-de-
lys argent, over all a bend of the last (Hextall) ; 11. sable, a
chevron engrailed between three owls argent (Hewitt) ;
12. argent, a chief indented azure (? Butler) ; 13. the arms
of Drury of Besthorpe, co. Norfolk ; 14. azure, on a chevron
argent between three lions passant guardant or, as many
crosses moline sable (Fowler of Pendford) ; 15. per pale
sable and argent, an eagle displayed with two heads counter-
changed, ducally gorged or (Loveday) ; 16. ermine, on a
canton gules, an owl argent (Barton or Fowler of Ricote) ;
17. barry of six gules and argent, on a chief or, a lion
passant azure (Inglefield) ; 18. argent, a chevron between
three birds sable; 19. argent, three wolves' heads erased
gules, within a bordure azure, charged with eight billets or ;
20. vaire argent and gules (Gresley) ; 21. azure, two bars
argent, over all a bend compony or and gules (Lee); 22. vert,
three goats salient argent (Trollope — quarterings 14 to 22
being those of Fowler, Vn. of Shropshire, 1623) ; 23. azure,
three laurel leaves or (Leveson) ; 24. argent, four ermine
spots in cross sable (Hirleston). Mantling azure and
argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a phoenix or,
in flames proper. Motto — " Nuncaut nunquam."

Sons of Rt. Hon. Sir Francis Charles Needham, K.P.,
3rd Earl of Kilmorey, J. P. and D.L. cos. Salop, Down,
and Armagh, M.P. for Newry 1871-4, Hon. Col.
Salop Imp. Yeo. , b. 1842; d. 1915; tn. 1881, Ellen
Constance, d. of Edward Holmes Baldock, M.P. : —
Rt. Hon. Francis Charles Adelbert Henrv Needham,




4th Earl of Kilmorey, Viscount Newry and Morne (5 Feb.
1822), 15th Viscount Kilmorey (18 April 1625), Major
Reserve of Officers, 1st Life Gds. [Supporters— Dexter, a
horse argent ; sinister, a stag proper], b. 1883 ; m. 1920,
Lady Norah Frances Hastings, d. of 14th Earl of Hunting-
don ; and has issue — Lady Eleanor Noreen Patricia ; and
Lady Hyacinth Kathleen Anne. Seat — Mourne Park,
Newry, co. Down. Clubs — Turf, Bachelors', R.Y.S.

Hon. Francis Edward Needham, M.V.O. (4th Class),

Major (ret.) Gren. Gds., b. 1886; m. 1911, Blanche Esther,

eldest d. of Richard Combe of Pierrepont, Farnham ; and

has issue — Francis Jack Richard Patrick Needham, Esq.,

b. 1915; Arthur Edward Peter Needham, Esq., b. 1921 ;

and Mary Esther. Res. — The Welches, Bentley, Hants.

sons of Lt.-Col. Hon. Henry Colville Needham, late

Gren. Gds., B.A. Oxon., b. 1844; d. 1917; m. 1st,

1875, Bertha Nesta (d. 1886), d. of James Alured

Maclean ; 2nd, 1887, Eleanor Effreta, d. of Archibald

Campbell : —

Henry Needham, Esq., C.M.G., D.S.O., Col. Gen.
Staff, late Gloucester and Worcester Regts. , Mil. Attache^
Paris, Officer Legion of Honour, D.S.M. (U.S.A.), b. 1876 ;
m. 1902, Violet, d. of late Capt. H. Andrew; and has
issue — Lina Mary. Postal address — British Embassy,
Paris. Club — Army and Navy.

Evelyn Jack Needham, Esq., Capt. late 3rd Northamp-
tonshire Regt., b. 1888; m- 1922, Mary, d. of the late
Rev. Benjamin Campbell Littlcwood. Res. —

Robert Philip Needham, Gentleman, b. 1891.
Sons of Hon. Francis Henry Needham, b. 1819 ; d.
1902; m. 1840, Fanny Amelia, d. of Charles Hubbard: —

Francis Henry Needham, Gentleman, b. 1847; m. 1st,
1873, Grace (d. 1894), d. of St. George Ralph Gore of
Lyndhurst, Queensland; 2nd, 1896, Elizabeth Abbot, d. of
W. C. Hetherington ; and has surv. issue— (1) Francis
Henry Needham, Gentleman, b. 1881 [m. 1909, Eileen
Frances, d. of George M'Cullagh Reed, B.A. ; and has
issue — Francis Jack Needham, Gentleman, b. 1913] ; (2)
Francis Charles Needham, Gentleman, b. 1889; (3)
Robert Needham, Gentleman, b. 1891 [m- 1923, Mona, d.
of A. E. Ramsay, of Holmwood, Cowes, I.O.W.] ; Sybill
Frances [m. 1898, CoMn Basil Peter Bell of Westland, Long-
reach, Queensland, and has issue]; and Barbara [m. 1909,
Beaumont Rundlej. Res.—yj Marlborough Street, Drum-
moyne, Sydney, N.S. Wales.

Charles Albert Needham, Gentleman, b. 1850; m. 1883,
Fannie Elizabeth, d.lof Samuel Grey ; and has issue— Ethel
Marguerite. Res. —

George Arthur Needham, Gentleman, b. 1853. Res. —
Ripley, Yorks. Club— Oxford and Cambridge.

Alfred Edwin Needham, Gentleman, b. 1858; m. 1890

Katharine, d. of late William Pickrell ; and has surv.

issue — Francis Jack Needham, Gentleman, b. 1892. Res. —

Sons of Frederick Needham, Gentleman, b. 1861 ;

d. 1928 ; m. 1886, Geraldine, onlyd. of Edmund Arthur

Paget of Thorpe, Satchville, Leics. : —

Frederick Manners Needham, Gentleman, 6.1889. R fs - —

James Owen Needham, Gentleman, b. 1897. Res. —
Jaidepur, Dacca, India.

NEELD of Grittleton House. Per pale argent and

azure, a lion passant between three greyhounds' heads

erased counterchanged. Mantling azure and argent.

Crest — On a mount vert, a wolf's head erased sable,

between two branches of palm proper. Motto — " Nomen

extendere factis."

Sons of Sir John Neeld, 1st Bart., b. 1805 ; d. 1891 ;
m. 1845, Eliza Harriet, d. of Maj-Gen. William Dick-
son, C.B., of Beenham House, Berks. : —
Sir Audley Dallas Neeld, C.B., M.V.O., 3rd Bart. (20

April 1859), of Grittleton House, Wilts., J.P. Berks.

and Wilts., D.L. Wilts., Lieut.-Col. (ret.) 2nd Life Gds.,

b. 1849 ; s. his brother 1900 ; m. 1873, Hon. Edith Vivian

(d. 1926), d. of 2nd Lord Vivian. Seat — Grittleton House.

Chippenham. Clubs — Carlton, Arthur's,

Reginald Rundell Neeld, Esq., Rear-Adm. (ret.),

b. 1850 ; m. 1896, Hon. Beatrix, d. of 1st Baron Fisher.

Res. — 14 Chichester Terrace, Kemp Town, Brighton.

Club — Naval and Military.

Mortimer Graham Neeld, Esq,. Lieut.-Col. (ret.) 17th

Lancers, served Zulu War 1879 (medal with clasp), b.

185 1. Res. — Langley Lodge, Chippenham. Clubs —

Cavalry, Naval and Military.

NEISH (L.O., 23 Dec. 1892). Or, on a chevron
embattled counter-embattled gules, between two Cornish

choughs sable in chief and an oak-tree proper, growing
out of a mound in base vert, three cross crosslets fitchee

of the first. Mantling gules, doubled or. Crest — On a
wreath of his liveries, an eagle rising proper. Motto —
" Animo non astutia."

Fifth son of William Neish, Esq., of Clepington and

Tannadyce, Forfarshire, b. 1815 ; d. 1886 ; m. 1848,

Margaret Ann, 2nd d. of George Watson, of

Calcutta : —

Lt.-Col. Francis Hugh Neish, late Gordon Highlanders,

b. 1863 ; m. 1894, Alice Katharine, d. of Col. Almeric

George Spencer, and has issue — Frances Feodora

Spencer. Res. — 26 Egerton Crescent, S.W.3. Club —

Naval and Military.

NELSON (H. Coll.). Or, a cross patonce sable, a
bend gules, surmounted by another engrailed of the field,
charged with three bombs fired proper, on a chief (of
honourable augmentation) undulated argent, waves of
the sea, from which a palm-tree issuant between a dis-
abled ship on the dexter and a battery in ruins on the
sinister, all proper. Mantling sable and or. Crests —
Dexter (as a crest of honourable augmentation) on a
naval crown or, the chelenk or plume of triumph
presented to Horatio, Viscount Nelson by the grand
signior, or Sultan Selim III. ; sinister, the family crest,
namely, upon waves of the sea, the stern of a Spanish
man-of-war all proper, thereon inscribed " San Joseff,"
with Motto over "Faith and works." Motto — "Pal-
mam qui meruit ferat."

Sons of Rt. Hon. Horatio Nelson, 3rd Earl Nelson,
b. 1823 ; d. 1913 ; m. 1845, Lady Mary Agar, d. of
2nd Earl of Normanton : —
Rt. Hon. Thomas Horatio Nelson, 4th Earl Nelson, of
Trafalgar and Merton, Viscount Merton, of Trafalgar,
and Merton, Surrey (20 Nov. 1805 ; Baron Nelson, of The
Nile, and of Hillborough, Norfolk (18 Aug. 1801) [Sup-
porters — On the dexter a sailor armed with a cutlass and
a pair of pistols in his belt proper, his right hand support-
ing a staff, thereon hoisted a commodore's flag gules, and
in his left a palm branch proper ; on the sinister, a lion
rampant regardant, in his mouth two broken flagstaffs
proper, flowing from the one a Spanish flag or and gules,
and from the other a tri-coloured flag, in his dexter
paw a palm branch proper], b. 1857. Seat — Trafalgar,
Salisbury, Wilts.

Hon. Edward Agar Horatio Nelson, b. i860; m.
1889, Geraldine, d. of Henry Cave, of Horton Crescent,
Rugby ; and has issue — Albert Francis Joseph Horatio




Nelson, Esq., 6.1890 [m. 1924, Amelia (obtained a divorce
1925), widow of John Scott] ; Henry Edward Joseph
Horatio Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1894 ; Charles Sebastian
Joseph Horatio Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1896 [m. 1916,
Kathleen Cook; and has issue — James Berkeley Horatio
Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1924 ; and Mary Teresa Muriel] ;
George Joseph Horatio Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1905 ; John
Marie Joseph Horatio Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1908 ; and
3 daus. Res. — Trafalgar House, Salisbury.

NELSON of Batsford Park. Gules, on a fesse between
three daggers, points downward, or, two sinister hands
couped of the field. Mantling gules and or. Crest— On
a wreath of the colours, in front of a sun rising or, a sinister
arm embowed in armour proper, the hand grasping a
dagger point downwards as in the arms. Motto — " Per se

Sons of Sir William Nelson, 1st Bart., b. 1851 ; d.
1922 ; m. 1879, Margaret, d. of Michael Hope of
Gartlandstown, Westmeath: —

Sir James Hope Nelson, 2nd Bart. (5 Feb. 1912), b.
1883 ; m. 1st, 1913, Isabel (who obtained a divorce 1921),
d. of Dr. Jules F. Valle of St. Louis, U.S.A.; 2nd, 1923,
Annie, d. of Lt.-Col. Loftus Bryan, of Borrmount Manor,
co. Wexford. Res. — 16 Hill Street, Berkeley Square, W.

William Hope Nelson, Esq., b. 1885 ; in. 1910, Dora
Violet Venables, d. of Arthur Venables Kyrke of Staple-
grove, Taunton ; and has issue — William Vernon Hope
Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1914 ; Noelle Marguerite Mary

Hugh Hope Nelson, Esq., b. 1886 ; m. 1918, Alice, d. of
the late Michael Crean, Barrister-at-Law, and widow of
Capt. Alexander Todd. Res. — Lakers Lodge, Loxwood,

NELSON (H. Coll.). Per pale argent and sable, a
cross flory between in the first and fourth quarters a bear's
paw erased, and in the second and third quarters a mullet,
all counterchanged. Mantling sable and argent. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, issuant from an annulet or,

Sons of John Joseph Nelson, M.A. , of the Inner
Temple, m. Mary, d. of John Andrews of Cam-
bridge :—
Horace Harrington Nelson, Esq., J. P. for Hong-Kong,
F. R.G.S. , b. 29 Jan. 1843; m. 3. Nov. 1887, Emma
Rostron, d. of William Macaulay of Lee Park, Kent; and
has issue — (1) Horace Macaulay Nelson, Gentleman, b.
1889; (2) John Harwood Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1892; and
Marion. Res. — Kemnal Warren, Chislehurst, Kent.
Clubs — Conservative, City of London.

Col. Percy Regmald Nelson, C.B.E. (mil.), b. 1884; m.
1 911, Helen, d. of E. Willett. Res. — 99 Widmore Road,
B romley.

Richard Stanton Nelson, Gentleman, b. 1886. Res. —

NELSON of Thornton-in-Craven (H. Coll., 4 Oct. 1922).
Per chevron the chief per pale or, gules and sable, in
dexter chief a rose of the second, and in sinister chief a
rose argent, both barbed and seeded proper, and in base
a cross flory of the first. Mantling gules and or. Crest —
On a wreath of the colours, in front of an oak tree a
greyhound statant proper, collared or. Motto — " Perse-
verantia et labore." Livery — Navy blue.

Eldest son of James Nelson, b. 1833 ; d. 1913; w.
Mary Ann, d. of : —

Sir Amos Nelson, Knt. Bach. (1922), J. P., Cotton
Spinner and Manufacturer, b. i860 ; m. 1879, Mary, d.
of Henry Driver ; and has issue — Joe Nelson, Esq., b.
1880; Driver Ralston Nelson, Esq., b. 1885; Harry
Pemberton Nelson, Esq., b. 1887. Res. — Gledston, nr.
Skip ton, Yorks.

THOMAS NELSON, Gentleman. Armorial bearings
— Argent, two sinister hands apaumee couped gules in
chief, and a dagger point downwards proper in base, within
a bordure azure. Mantling gules and argent. Crest— On
a wreath of the colours, a dexter arm in armour embowed
proper, the hand grasping a dagger erect also proper, hilted
and pommelled or. Motto—" Virtute et votis. " Residence
— St. Leonard's, Edinburgh.

a bear's paw erased gules, grasping an escutcheon resting
on the paw per pale argent and sable, charged with a cross
as in the arms, in the second and third quarters a mullet
counterchanged. Motto— " Semper fidelis." Liverv— Dark
blue, red facings,

NELSON. Argent, two sinister hands apaumee couped
gules in chief, and a dagger point downwards proper in
base. Mantling gules and argent. Crest— On a wreath
of the colours, a dexter arm in armour embowed proper,
the hand grasping a dagger erect also proper, hilted and
pommelled or. Motto — " Virtute et votis."

Son of William Nelson, Gentleman, of Salisbury

Green : —
William Frederick Inglis Nelson, Gentleman, b.
Res. — Salisbury Green, Edinburgh.



NEUMANN of Fuerth, Bavaria (H. Coll., 1912). Ar-
gent, an ostrich proper, on a chief azure, a lozenge of the
field between two bezants. Mantling azure and argent.
Crest — Out of an antique coronet or, a springbok's head
proper. Motto — " Labore et honore."

Sons of Sir Sigmund Neumann, 1st Bart., sole partner

in S. Neumann & Co., and Director of African Banking

Corporation and London Joint Stock Bank, b. 1857; d.

1916; m. 1890, Anna Allegra, d. of Jacques Hakim

of Alexandria : —

Sir Cecil Gustavus Jacques Neumann, 2nd Bart. (6 Feb.

1912), Capt. late Norfolk Regt., b. 1891 ; m. 1922, Joan

Florence Mary, d. of Canon the Hon. Robert Grimston ;

and has had issue— Cecil Hugh Grimston Neumann, Esq.,

b. 1924 ; d. 1928 ; Gerard Robert Sigismund Neumann,

Esq., b. (twin) 1928; Annabel Cecilie Mary ; and Lynette

Joanne Violet (twin). Res. — Cecil Lodge, Newmarket ;

Burloes, Royston, Herts. ; 146 Piccadilly, W. Clubs—

Wellington, Boodle's.

Guy Arthur Neumann, Esq., b. 1904.

NEVEN-SPENCE (L.O.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, or, a
lion rampant gules, armed and langued azure, a bordure
sable (for Spence) ; 2 and 3, azure, a fess between an




increscent and decrescent in chief argent, and in base
a branch of palm slipped or (for Neven). Mantlings

1. gules, doubled or ; 2 azure, doubled argent. Crests
— 1. on a wreath of his liveries, a demi-lion gules, armed
and langued azure ; 2. on a wreath of his liveries, a
branch of palm vert. Mottoes — " De deo et sole " (for
Spence) ; " Vivis sperandum " (for Neven).

Eldest son of Thomas William Leisk Spence, Esq.,
of Uyea, Shetland, Secretary to the Scottish Board
of Control, J. P., and Commissioner of Supply for
Zetland, b. 1845; d. 1923; m. 1875, Henrietta
Fanny, d. of Robert James Hebden, Esq., J. P., D.L.,
of Eday, Carrick House. Eday, Orkney ; and Ely
Grange, Sussex : —
Basil Hamilton Hebden Neven-Spence (formerly
Spence), Esq., of Uyea, Major Res. of Officers, late Maj.
R.A.M.C, M.D., F.R.C.P. (Edin.), F.R.G.S., prospective
Conservative Candidate for Orkney and Shetland, b.
1888; m. 1917, Margaret Alice, d. of the late George
Hunter Mackenzie, M.D., Heriot Row, Edinburgh, and
has issue — Basil St. Clair Neven Neven-Spence, Gentle-
man, b. 1925; Margaret Sunniva; and Alice Annette.
Seat— Uyea, Shetland. Res. — Hah* of Uyea, Uyeasound,
Shetland. Club — Caledonian.

NEVILE of Thorney (Vn. Notts., 1569 and 1614, Ped.
H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1. gules, a saltire ermine (Nevile) ;

2. or, fretty gules, on a canton per pale of the first and
argent, a galley sable (Nevile) ; 3. gules, billette and a lion
rampant or (Bulmer); 4. the arms of Rowlston ; 5. the
arms of Blomster ; 6. the arms of Fencott ; 7. the arms of
Crofts ; 8. the arms of Bosvile ; 9. the arms of Hercye.
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a bull's head ermine, the horns tipped vert.
Motto — " Ne vile velis." Livery — Red, with white facings.

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