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Hall, Hants. ; and has issue— (1) Otho William Nicholson,
Esq., M.P. Abbey Div. of Westminster since 1924, b. 1891
[m. 1927, Elizabeth, d. of Frederick Bramwell, of Hythe,
Kent]; (2) John Humphrey Nicholson, Esq., late Lieut.
6th Dragoon Gds., b. 1893. Seat— Basing Park, Alton,
Hampshire. Town res.— 2 South Audley Street, W. Clubs
— Carlton, Oxford and Cambridge, Royal Yacht Squadron

Col. John Sanctuary Nicholson, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.,
7th Hussars, b. 1863. Res.— 2 South Audley Street, W.

Lt.-Col. Arthur Carleton Nicholson, comdg. Hants. Yeo. ,
b. 1864 ; m. 1909, Agnes, d. of W. A. Dumaresq ; and has
issue— Arthur Wilfrid Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1913 ; and
Ruth Isabel Agnes. Res. —

Richard Francis Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1865; m.
1897, Helen Violet, d. of Rev. George Portal, Hon. Canon
of Winchester and Rector of Burghclere ; and has issue—
(1) Claude Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1898; (2) Godfrey
Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1901. Seat — Woodcote House,
Whitchurch, Hants. Town res. — 32 Cadogan Square,'
London, S.W.

Capt. Hugh Blomfield Nicholson, D.S.O., late King's
Roy8l Rifle Corps, High Sheriff co. Dorset 1926, b. 1866;
in. 1902, Kathleen Laura, Dame of Grace of the Order
of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem, second d.
of Ulick J. Burke of Newton Valence Manor. Seat —
Mappercombe Manor, Melplash, Dorset.

Major Reginald Nicholson, Hants. Yeo., b. 1867; m.
1904, Lady Lauia Margaret Waldegrave, ygr. d. of 9th
Eirl Waldegrave and widow of Alfred Millington Knowles ;

and has issue — (1) Gerald Hugh Nicholson, Gentleman,
b. 1905; (2) David John Stafford Nicholson, Gentleman.
b. 1907; (3) William Reginald Nicholson, Gentlemin, b.
1909 ; and Joan Margaret. Res. — 31 Pont Street, S.W.

Clement Octavius Edward Nicholson, Gentleman, late
Lieut. Royal Scots Greys b. 1874 ; in. 1st, 1905, Hilda
Flora, d. < f A. Ohlssen of Montebello, Newlands, Cape
Town; 2nd, 1913, Judith Lilian, d. of Thomas Frederick
Burnaby-Atkins of Halstead Place. Res. —

NICHOLSON of Highfield Hall (H. Coll., 4 Feb. 1910).
Barry of six argent and sable, a sun in splendour or, on a

chief gules, two crosses pat£e of the first. Mantling saLle
and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front
of a lion's head erased gules, between two tongues of flame
gold, a cross patee as in the arms.

Second son of Joshua Nicholson of Stockwell House,
Leek, b. 1812; d. 1885; m. 1837, Ellen, d. of John
Oldfield :—
The late Sir Arthur Nicholson, Kt. Bach., J. P. and C.A.
co. Stafford, b. 1842; in. 1882, Marianne Lee, d. of late
Robert Falkner of Kersal, Manchester, d. 1929, and having
had issue — (1) Arthur Falkner Nicholson, Esq., T.D., J.P. ,
D.L. Staffs., Lt.-Col. comdg. 61st Field Bde. (T.A.),
b. 1885 [m. 1918, Gwendolene Mary, d. of Arthur Evans,
of Southport (Res. — Stockwell House, Leek)] ; (2) Malcolm
Nicholson, Esq., Barrister-at-Law, Inner Temple, formerly
Lt.-Col. R.A.F., b. 1888 [m. 1915, Kathleen, d. of
Cornelius Chambers, Esq., J.P. , of Monkswell Priory, co.
Warwick] ; (3) Basil Lee Nicholson, Esq., Lieut, in the
Army, b. 1890; killed in action 1915 ; and Christian Mary
[m. 1919, Peter L. Kiek of London]. Seat — Highfield Hall,
Leek, Stafford.

NICHOLSON (U.O). Ermine, on a pale sable, three
martlets argent. Mantling sable and argent. CreBt —
On a wreath of the colours, a leopard sejant argent spotted
sable, thrust through the neck with a demilance proper.
Motto — " Pro republica."

Son of Christopher Armitage Nicholson, Esq., of

Balrath Burry, J.P. and D.L. co. Meath (High Sheriff

1856). b. 1825; d. 1887; m. 1858, Francis Augusta, d.

of Hon. Augustus Henry Macdonald Moreton : —

John Hampden Nicholson, Esq., J.P. co. Meath (High

Sheriff 1895), b. 1871 ; m. 1894, Florence Isabel, d. of

Thomas Rothwell of Rockfield, Kells ; and has issue —

(1) Christopher Hampden Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1903;

(2) John Armitage Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1905 ; and
Joyce Frances. Seat — Balrath Burry, nr. Kells, co. Meath.

NICHOLSON (U.O. , 22N0V.1915). Or, on a mount in
base vert a beech-tree proper, between two eagles' heads
erased gules, in chief two swords in saitire of the third, in
front of a cross humettee of the fourth. Mantling vert and




or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, ademi-lion rampant
or, holding in the dexter paw a beech-leaf proper. Motto —
"Generositate sub tegmine fagi."

Only son of Thomas Francis Nicholson, Esq., J. P. co.

Londonderry, sometime Major King's (Liverpool)

Regt., of Beech Hill, co. Londonderry, b. 186 ;

d. 1911 ; m. 1900, Frances de Lacy, d. of Lieut. M.

Drummond Byner, 3rd Dragoon Gds. : —
Cyril Anthony de Lacy Nicholson, Gentleman, B.L. ,
b. 1902. Res. — Beech Hill, Ardmore, co. Londonderry.
Club — Northern Counties (Londonderry).

NICHOLSON (L.O. , 1904). Azure, a triangular castle
argent, masoned sable, windows and portcullis gules, on a
chief of the second, three laverocks, wings endorsed proper.

Mantling azure, doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of
his liveries, a falcon's head couped proper. Motto —
" Adjuvante Deo."

- -■ Son of Robert Nicholson of Manchester, Merchant, b.
1802 ; d. 1886 ; m. 1840, Margaret (d. 1904), d. of
59 Samuel Thornely of Liverpool : —

Francis Nicholson, Gentleman, F.Z.S., Member British
Ornithologists' Union, Corresp. Member of American Orni-
thologists' Union, President Manchester Library and
Philosophical Society, b. 1843 ; m. 1881, Louisa Williamson,
{d. 1902), d. of Thomas Turley. Res. — The Knoll, Winder-
mere. Club — Union (Manchester).

NICHOLSON (H. Coll.). Gules, a demi - figure
representing Bellerophon to the sinister proper, on a chief
wavy barry wavy of eight argent and azure, three fleurs-
de-lys or, Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, a hulk of a ship on stocks with mast
or, flying therefrom a pennant per fesse argent and gules,
charged with a hammer fessewise proper. Motto — " Fais
bien, fais vite." Livery — Buff, silver buttons.

Sons of Henry Nicholson, Gentleman, of Church Road,

Brixton Hill, co. Surrey, b. 1834; d. 1882; m. Julia

Orindia, d. of John Griffiths, of Aylesbury, Bucks. : —

Henry Withnall Nicholson, Gentleman, b. i860 ; m. 1895,

Blanche Annie, d. of Thomas Medhurst of Lambeth, and

has issue — George Henry Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1895

[m. 1922, Marjorie Stilwell, d. of Joseph Stilwell Peters of

Quarry Dean, Merstham, Surrey, and has issue — Harry

Joseph Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1923 ; and Samuel Roger

Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1926 (Res. — Doone Cottage,
Merstham, Surrey)] ; Kenneth Nicholson, Gentleman,
b. 1900. Res. — Clavadel, Merstham, Surrey.

Edward Maximillian Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1867 ; m.
Harriett Isobel,d. of John Walker, of Quebec, and has issue
— Henry Walker Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1902 (Res. —
Lakeside, Canada). Res. — SherbrookeSt. West, Montreal,

William Piper Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1868 ; m. Grace
Walker, d. of Robert Walker Welborn , of Letts Green,
Knockholt, co. Kent. Res. — Church Hill House, Merstham,

Son of Robert Nicholson, Gentleman, of Wilmer Nook,
Parkstone, co. Dorset, b. 1841 ; d. 1916 ; m. Emily
Anne, d. of George Minshull Phillips, of Handsworth,
Warwickshire : —

Stanley Voile Nicholson, Gentleman, b. 1874; m. Nellie,
d. of Mark Clayton, of Beechcroft, Birkenshaw, co, Yorks.,
and has issue — John Anthony Nicholson, Gentleman, b.
19 14. Res. — Palmers Avenue, Grays, Essex.

NICHOLSON (H. Coll.). Sable, a chevron engrailed
between two eagles' heads erased in chief and in base a
rose all or. Mantling sable and or. Crest — On a wreath
of the colours, a double-headed eagle displayed sable,
charged on each wing with a chevron engrailed couped or,
and holding in each beak an arrow point downwards gold.
Motto — " Generositate."

Only son of Abraham Nicholson, Esq. , Solicitor, of

Werneth, sometime Captain and Hon. Major 6th V.B.

Manchester Regt., b. 1847; d. 1904; m. 1879, Alice,

d. of Roger Brighouse, of Pendleton : —
Roger Brighouse Nicholson, Esq., Major I. M.S. (ret.),
M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., O.B.E. (mil. 1919), M.C. (1916),
b. 1880; m. 1907, Rebecca Leach, 2nd d. of George
William Wild, of Claughton, Birkenhead, and has issue —
George William Wild Nicholson, Gentleman, 2nd Lieut.
R.A. ,b. 1908; and Patricia Alice. Res. — The Lake House,
Rougham, Bury St. Edmund's. Club — Junior United

NICKELS (H. Coll.). Per saltire sable and argent, two
pheons in pale of the last, and as many Cornish choughs
n fesse proper. Mantling sable and argent. Crest —

On a wreath of the colours, two arms embowed, vested
sable, cuffs argent, the hands holding a crossbow erect,
stringed proper.

Sons of Walter Lanyon Nickels, Gentleman, of
Chenotrie, Noctorum, nr. Birkenhead, b 1849; d. 1919;
m. 1874, Mary Elizabeth, dau. of William Evans : —

Plate XIV.








Walter Lanyon Nickels, Gentleman, b. 1879; m. 1914,
Nesta Gwendolen, d. of Edward Samuel Roberts, Gentle-
man. Res. — Hallsannery, Bideford, N. Devon.
George Comrie Nickels, Gentleman, b. 1881.
Sons of John Tetley Nickels, Gentleman, of The Day
House, Shrewsbury, b. 1863 ; d. 1927; m. 1887, Alice
Mary, dau. of Samuel Minton of Forton, co. Salop : —
John Douglas Nickels, Gentleman, b. 1888. Res. —The
Day House, Shrewsbury.
Robert Norman Nickels, Gentleman, b. 1890. Res. —

NICKALLS (H. Coll.). Sable, an escallop argent,
.between two stags' heads caboshed in chief and as many
pheons in base or. Mantling sable and argent. Crest-
On a wreath of the colours, in front of a wolfs head
erased gules, three pheons or. Motto — " Semper fidelis."
Sons of Tom Nickalls, Gentleman, of Patteson Court,
Redhill, b. 1828; d. 1898; m. 1861, Emily, d. of H.
Quihampton of Little Totton, Essex : —
Hugh Nickalls, Gentleman, b. 1865.

Guy Nickalls, Esq., Capt. late Lanes. Fusiliers, served
Great War, b. 1866; m. 1898, Ellen Gilbey Gold; and has
issue — 2 sons. Res. — Farnham Royal, Bucks. Clubs —
R. A.C. , Leander, and M.C.C.

Vivian Nickalls, Esq., Major R.A., served Great War,

Sons of Sir Patteson Nickalls, Knt. (1893), J. P. Kent,

b. 1836; d. ; m. 1867, Florence (d. 1896), d. of

Thomas Scurr Womersley of Leytonstone, Essex : —

Patteson Womersley Nickalls, Esq., D.S.O. , Col. Yeo.

(T.A. Reserve), served Great War (despatches 3 times,

D.S.O.), b. 1876; m. 1901, Norah, d. of the late Edward

Miller. Res —

Morres Nickalls, Esq.,M.C, J. P. andC.C. co. Warwick,
Capt. late Northants. Yeo., served Great War 1914-19, b.
1879. Res. — The Fields, Southam, co. Warwick. Club —

Berks. Yeo., J. P. Wilts. Born 1861, being the eldest son of
John Nickisson of High Offley Manor, Staffs. Armorial
bearings — Per pale indented or and argent, a chevron
between two falcons' heads erased in chief and a rose in

base gules, barbed vert. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, two bezants fessewise, thereon a demi-lion ram-
pant and erased per fesse gules and argent. Motto —
" Generositate." Married, 1926, Vera Melton Mitchell, d.
of the late Capt. Barry, of Queen's Gate Terrace, S.W.
Res. — Hinton Manor, Swindon, Wilts. Clubs — Cavalry ;

NICOL (L.O. , 1875). Azure, a fesse between six mascles
argent. Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest Upon
a wreath of his liveries, a greyhound's head proper. Motto
— " Fidele."

Son of William Edward Nicol, Esq., J. P. and D.L.
cos. Kincardine and Aberdeen, late Lieut. -Col. comdg.
the London Scottish RiHe Vols., V.D., b. 1846; d.
1914; m. 1873, Catherine Nicoll Lewis, only child of
John William Prout of Neasden House, co. Middle-
sex : —
Randall James Nicol, Esq. , O. B.E. , Capt. 4th Batt. Argyll
and Sutherland Highlanders, b. 1882. Seat — Ballogie,
Aboyne, co. Aberdeen. Club — Jun. Carlton.

JOHN TOUP NICOLAS, Gentleman. Born Oct. 23,
1872, being the elder son of the late Granville Toup Nicolas,
Esq., Captain in the Royal Navy [only surviving son of the
late Rear-Admiral J. Toup Nicolas, Companion of the
Most Honourable Order of the Bath, by his wife Frances
Anna, daughter of Nicholas Were of Landcox, in the county
of Somerset], by his wife Margaret Elizabeth Graham,
dau. of the Very Rev. Peter Colin Campbell, D.D., Princi-
pal of Aberdeen University. Armorial bearings— He bears
for Arms : Gyronny of eight argent and azure, an eagle
displayed erminois, on a chief wavy ermine a trident or,
surmounting in saltire a flagstaff proper, thereon hoisted
a pennon gules, both passing through a chaplet of laurel vert.
Crest — Out of a naval crown or, a demi-eagle sable, wings
elevated erminois, each charged with a cross couped gules.
Motto — " Patria cara carior fides." [Addition to crest
granted to Captain John Toup Nicholas, Companion of the
Most Honourable Order of the Bath, and to his descendants,
October 18, 1816, the word "Pilot" inscribed on the rim
of the naval crown, in commemoration of distinguished
services on the east and west coast of Calabria in the sloop
" Pilot" in 1810, 1811, and 1812, and for an action in the
said sloop with the French ship "La Legere," June 17,
1815.] Married, June 1894, Ramsay, ne'e Mackay ; and has
Issue — John Toup Nicolas, b. 1895 ; Moana Lizzie Ramsay.
Postal address — Dalhousie, Flaxbourne, Marlborough, N.Z.

NICOLLS of Garisker (U.O.). Azure, three pheons
points down argent, on a chief of the last, a thistle proper,
between two trefoils slipped vert. Mantling azure and
argent. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a naked arm
couped at the elbow and erect proper, charged with a ptieon
sable and holding in the hand a bow or, stringed argent.
Motto — " As an arrow true."

Son of Simon Nicolls, M.D., of Longford, Gentle-
man : —

Archibald John Nicolls, LL. B. (Dublin), Barrister-at-Lav
(King's Inns), b. Res. —

NICOLSON. Arms as matriculated in Lyon Register
1826. — Or, three falcons' heads erased gules. Crest — A

demi-lion or, armed and langued gules. Supporters — Two
eagles or, armed gules. Motto — "Generositate."

Eld. son of Sir Arthur Thomas Bennett Robert Nicolson,





tenth Baronet, J. P. Victoria, J. P. and D. L. Orkney and
Shetland, b. 1842 ; d. 1917 ; m. 1881, Annie, eldest
daughter of John Rutherford of Bruntsfield Place, Edin-
burgh, and formerly oflllillawa, Australia: —
Sir Arthur John Frederick William Nicolson, nth Bart.,
of that Ilk and Lasswade (July 1629) , Advocate, M. A. , LL. B. ,
Hon. Sheriff-Substitute Orkney and Shetland, J. P., D.L.
Zetland, b. 1882 ; m. 1927, Dolores Elaine, d. of the late
Milton Cubbon, of New York. Res. — Brough Lodge, Fetlar,
Shetland. Clubs — Arthur's, Zetland (Lerwick).

NICOLSON. Or, a lion s head between three falcons'
heads erased gules, a bordure azure. Mantling gules,
doubled or. CreBt — On a wreath of his liveries, a lion's
head erased gules. Motto — " Nil sistere contra." Sup-
porters— Two eagles regardant, wings expanded proper.
Livery — Brown, yellow facings.

Eld. son of Rt. Hon. Sir Arthur Nicolson, 1st Baron

Carnock, P.C., G.C.B., G.C.M.G., G.C.V.O.,

K.C.I.E., H.M.'s Ambassador at Madrid 1904-5, and

at St. Petersburg 1906-10, b. 1849; d. 1928; m. 1882,

Mary Katharine, d. of the late Capt. Archibald Rowan

Hamilton of Killyleagh Castle, co. Down : —

Rt. Hon. Sir Frederick Archibald Nicolson, 2nd Baron

Carnock (1916), and 12th Baronet, of Carnock (Nova Scotia,

Jan. 16, 1637), M.C. , Barrister-at-Law, Inner Temple,

formerly Major 15th King's Hussars, b. 1894. Res. — 36

Tedworth Square, Chelsea. Chambers — 2 The Cloisters,

Temple, E.C. Club — Cavalry.

NIELD (H. Coll., 1919). Azure, three annulets in
chevron argent, between as many greyhounds' heads
erased of the second, collared and ringed or. Mantling
azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a
greyhound's head as in the arms, between two ostrich
feathers erect gold. Motto — " Justus esto et non metue."

Second son of William Robert Nield, of Midge

Hall, Saddleworth, Yorks., b. 1819 ; d. 1893 ; m.

Eliza, d. of William Henry Turner, Attorney, of

London : —
Rt. Hon. Sir Herbert Nield, P.C. (1924), Knt. (1918),
K.C.M.P. for Ealing, J. P., D.L., Barrister-at-Law, Inner
Temple, b. 1862 ; m. 1st, 1890, Mary Catherine (d. 1893),
d. of the late John Baker, of Colyton, Devon ; 2nd, 1901,
Mabel Owen, d. of Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st
Bart., of Caen Wood Towers, Highgate, N. ; and has
had issue (by 1st marriage) — Wilfred Herbert Everard
Nield, Gentleman, B.A. (Oxon.), Lieut, nth Batt. R.
Fusiliers, b. 1891 ; killed in Great War 1916 ; Alan
Edgar Nield, Esq., LL.B., b. 1893 (Res. — 24 Keston
Avenue, Mosman, Sydney, N.S.W.). Res. — Bishop's
Mead, Bishop's Avenue, Hampstead Lane, N.W. Club
— St. Stephen's.

NIGHTINGALE (H. Coll.). Per pale ermine and
gules, a rose counterchanged. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an ibex sejant argent,
tufted, armed, and maned or. Motto — " Pro rege et

Son of Edward Henry Nightingale, M.A. , Barr.-at-
Law, b. 1856; d.v.p. 1895; m. 1887, Lily Maitland,
eldest d. of Capt. Charles Daniel Addison, late 39th
Regt. :-
Sir Edward Manners Nightingale, 14th Bart. (1 Sept.
1628), b. 30 Dec. 1888; m. 1923, Alice Duncan, eld. d. of
the late Robert Mackay Sutherland, of Solsgorth, Kinross-
shire. Res.— Sologirth, Beech Green Park, Withyham,
Sussex. Clubs — Arthur's, Roehampton.

Son of Lt.-Col. Sir Henry Dickenson Nightingale, 13th

Bart., b. 1830; d. 1911 ; m. 1856, Mary Anne, d. of

Capt. Thomas Spark, R.N. : —

Harry Ethelston Nightingale, Esq., b. i860; m. 1881,

Coralie Louise Pauline, yr. d. of Louis Charles d'Harcourt

Mary of Moncontour, Cotes du Nord, France ; and has

issue — Naomi Coralie [m. 1914, Lieut. -Comdr. Griffith W.

N. Boynton, late R.N.]. Res.— 6 Grand Palais, Monte

Carlo. *

Sons of Thomas Slingsby Nightingale, Esq., C.M.G.,
C.B.E., Sec. to the Office of the High Commr. of the
Union of South Africa, b. 1866 ; d. 1918 ; m. 1900,
Doris Elizabeth, d. of late Charles Stoughton Collison
of East Bilney, Norfolk : —
Geoffrey Slingsby Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1904.
Roger Chester Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1909. Res. —
Kneesworth, Buckingham Road, Edgware, Middx.

Son of Percy Athelstan Nightingale, Esq., J. P., M.D.

(Edin.), District Surgeon and Medical Officer, Victoria,
S. Rhodesia, b. 1867 ; d. 1918 ; ??i. 1899, Muriel
Stoughton, third d. of late Charles Stoughton
Collison : —
Charles Athelstan Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1902.
Res. — 133 Church Street, Kensington, W.8.

Sons of Percy Nightingale, Inspecting Commr. Cape

of Good Hope, b. 1836 ; d. 1895 ; m. i860, Frances

Emma (d. 1905), eldest d. of Peter Brophy and niece of

John Humffreys Parry, Serjeant-at-Law : —

Lacy Gamaliel Nightingale, Esq., B.A., B.C.L.

Oxford, Barr.-at-Law, Advocate Supreme Court, S. Africa,

Attorney-Gen, Transvaal,^. 1869; m. 1906, Katie, only d.

of late J. M. Wagner of Johannesburg, Transvaal ; and has

issue — (1) Manners Percy Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1908 ;

(2) Neville Gascoyne Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1911.

Res. — Pretoria, Transvaal.

Major-Gen. Manners Ralph Wilmot Nightingale, C.B.,
C.M.G., CLE., D.S.O., Indian Army, served in Tirah
Campaign 1898 (Medal), with China Expedition 1900-1
(Medal), Great War 1914-18, Kurdistan 1919 (medal), Iraq
1920 (clasp), and Waziristan 1923 (medal and clasp), b.
1871 ; m. 1907, Anna(rf. 1924)^. of Arthur George Forestier-
Walker, late I.C.S., and has issue — George Manners
Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1913 ; and Tessa Frances
Moyra. Club— United Service.

Sons of James Edward Nightingale, late Dist. Forest

Officer, Cape of Good Hope, b. 1838 ; d. 1908 ; m. 1st,

1861, Louisa Short, who d. 1869; 2nd, 1883, Adriana

Josina, d. of late Michael van Niekerk: —

Geoffrey Edward Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1862; m.

1882, Emily Christina, d. of late John Austen ; and has

issue — Winifred Florence. Res. —

Ernest Albert Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1867; m. 1893,
Sarah Annette Thornton, d. of late John Austen ; and has
issue — Alfred James Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1905 ; Ida
Frances; and Irene Mary [m. 1926, Norman O. Halse ;
and has issue]. Res.- — Quthing, Basutoland, S. Africa.

Thomas Cecil Parry Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1885;
m. 1911, Ainta Adendorff ; and has issue — 2 dans. Res. —
Khuhune, P.O. ButhaButhe, N. Basutoland.

Son of Lionel Bridges Nightingale, M.D., b. 1843 ; d.

1889 ; m. 1876, Julia Stewart (d. 1909), d. of William

Henry Grenelle of Brooklyn, U.S.A. :—

Lionel Grenelle Nightingale, Gentleman, Mech. Eng. , b.

1881 ; m. 1917, Mildred Clark. Res. — 44 Morningside

Drive, Manhattan, New York.

Sons of George Lacy Nightingale, b. 1815 ; d. 1859 ;
m. 1842, Martha Ann, d. of Sylvester Fellows of New
York, U.S.A. :—
Henry Dickonson Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1843.

James Wilson Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1845 ; m. 1869,
Elizabeth, d. of Enoch Humbert ; and has issue — George
Lacy Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1877 ; Eleanor Allison ;
and Bessie Barclay. Res. —

Charles Ethelston Nightingale, Gentleman, b. 1858.

NIVISON (H. Coll.). Per chevron or and azure, in
chief two eagles displayed of the second, and in base an
eagle rising of the field. Mantling azure and or. Crest
— On a wreath of the colours, upon the battlements of a
tower a wolf passant sable, gorged with a collar, the line
reflexed over the back or. Supporters — On either side
a wolf sable, gorged with a collar the line reflexed
over the back or, and charged on the shoulder with a
sal tire couped argent. Badge — A yellow pond lily
between two leaves all stalked proper, entiled by a
Baron's coronet or. Motto — " Exitus acta probat."

Son of John Nivison, of Sanquhar, b. 1824 ; d.
1898 ; m. 1846, Janet, d. of James Hair, of Sanqu-
har : —

Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Nivison, 1st Baron Glendyne, of
Sanquhar (23 Jan. 1922), 1st Bart. (21 July 1914), J. P.
Middx., b. 1849; m. 1877, Jane, d. of John Wightman,
of Sanquhar ; and has issue — Hon. John Nivison, b.
1878 [m. 1920, Ivy May, d. of Joseph Rose ; and has
issue — Robert Nivison, Esq., b. 1926 ; and 2 daus. (Res.
— Herontye, East Grinstead)] ; Hon. Alexander Crichton
Nivison, b. 1883 ; Hon. Helen Ingram [m. 1909, Rev.
Roderick Macleod ; and has issue (Res. — 3Tipperlinn
Road, Edinburgh)] ; Hon. Jessie Hair [m. 1908, Alfred
Rickett ; and has issue {Res. — Kingswood Manor, Reigate,
Surrey)] ; Hon. Alice Jane ; Hon. Florence [m. 1916,
George Mackay, of 25 Berkeley Square, W.i] ; Hon.




Mabel Gertrude [m. 1916, Arthur Ryder Owen (Res. —
Highwood, Roehampton)]. Res. — Branch Hill Lodge,
Hampstead, N.W. Clubs — Bath, Carlton, Constitutional.

WICKHAM NOAKES, Esquire, J. P. co. Surrey (High
Sheriff 1907-8). Born 1840, eldest son of John Tompsett
Noakes, Gentleman, and his wife Elizabeth, d. of Humphrey
Wickham. Armorial bearings — Per pale argent and gules .
a fesse invected between two leopards' faces in chief and a
rose in base all counterchanged. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a plate, thereon a
leopard's face gules between two roses argent, barbed and

seeded proper. Motto — " Nil desperandum." Married,
May 4, 1865, Kate Frances, dau. of John Shorter ; and
has Issue — (1) Wickham Francis Noakes, Gentleman, b.
Feb. 22, 1866 [tn. June 8, 1893, Edith Constantia Stephens] ;
(2) John Norman Noakes, Gentleman, b. Feb. 3, 1867 [tn.
May 27, 1895, Edith E. Burge, and has issue, Eric
John Wickham Noakes, Gentleman, b. 1897]; (3) Sydney
Ne\ille Noakes, Gentleman, b. Sept. 16, 1872; (4) Stuart
Bertram Noakes, Gentleman, b. Oct. 3, 1875 [tn. 1906,
Mabel Downing Allen ; and has issue — Pauline Kate
Winifred] ; Mabel Kate[#z. Sept. 27, 1890, Charles Cowper
Austen; and has issue]; Evelyn Beatrice [tn. Dec. 1899,
Thomas Story ; and has issue] ; Mellicent Elizabeth [tn.
May 12, 1900, Dr. Arthur Norman M'Arthur; and has
issue] ; and Marie Lilian Claire. Clubs — Carlton, Junior

NIXON (U.O.). Sable, five bezants, two, two, and one,
on a chief engrailed argent, a battleaxe in fesse of the
field. Crest — A gamecock proper, charged on the breast
with a bezant. Motto — " Toujours pret."

Sons of Brinsley de Courcy Nixon, sometime Lieut.

W. Somerset Yeo. , b. 1825; d. 190- ; tn. 2nd, 1877,

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