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3rd Lit. Hum. 1873 ; B.A. 1874 ;
3rd B.C.L. 1875 ; M.A. 1879 ;
Torpid ; Eight (Head of river, and
competed in Grand Challenge Cup
and Ladies' Plate, Henley) ; Four ;
Univ. Seniors, for next XVI
V. XI, and Coll. (Capt.) Cricket
teams ; won Two Mile race in
Coll, Sports 1869. Barrister, I.T.,
1875 ; Advocate of High Court,
Madras, 1875-97 ; Reporter for



Indian Law Reports (Madras
Series) 188 1-8 ; Official Trustee
1878, Administrator-General 1889,
acting Advocate-General 189 1-2,
and member {ex officio) Legislative
Council ; Fellow of the Univ., Ma-
dras, 1893-7; retired owing to ill
health 1897 ; J. P., Fife. Clubs :
East India United Service ; New
(Edinburgh), Royal and Ancient
Golf (St. Andrews). Address :
Dhucraig, St. Andrews, Fife.

Wegg-Prosser, Francis Richard :
formerly Haggitt, F. R. ; b. 1825 ;
s. of Rev. Francis Haggitt, D.D.,
of Nuneham, Oxon. Educ. Eton ;
Balliol 1842-5 ; 1st Math., and
B.A., 1845. M.P. 1847-52, High
Sheriff 1855, Herefordshire. Ad-
dress : Merry Hill House, Here-
ford. [Died Aug. 16, 1911.]

Weir, Charles James : b. Oct. 12,
1856 ; s. of Thomas Weir, of Lisna-
breeny House, Co. Down ; m. Sept.
27, 1883, Annie, d. of J. Wilson.
Issue : one daughter. Educ.
Royal Academical Institution, and
Queen's Coll., Belfast ; Balliol
1878-9 (R.L.N.) ; I.C.S., Madras,
1879 ; Assist. Collector and Magis-
trate ; Assist. Sessions Judge ;
Officiating First Assist. Commis-
sioner and District Magistrate,
Coorg ; acting Under-Sec. to
Government of Madras, Revenue
Department, 1886 ; Officiating
ditto to Government of India, Fi-
nance Department, 1887 ; Officiat-
ing Deputy Accountant-General,
Bengal, 1888 ; Head Assist, to
Collector and Magistrate, S. Arcot,
1888 ; Sub-Collector and Joint
Magistrate 1891 ; Collector and
Magistrate 1894 ; Officiating Sec.
to Government, Local, &c.,
Departments, 1899-1901 ; Addi-
tional Sessions Judge 1901 ; Dis-
trict and Sessions Judge 1902 ;
Additional Member of Legislative
Coimcil, Madras, 1903 and 1905 ;
member of Board of Revenue,
Commissioner of Land Revenue,
and Inam Commissioner, 1904 ;
Chief Sec, Govt, of Madras, 1 908-9 ;
retired 191 1. Club : East India,
United Service. Address : c/o



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H. S. King & Co., 9 Pall Mall,
London, S.W.

Wemher, Sir Derrick Julius, 2nd
Bart. : b. June 7, 1889 ; s. of Sir
Julius VVernher, ist Bart. Educ.
Eton ; Balliol 1907-10 (F. de P.,
A.W.P.C, J.A.S.) ; formerly Lieut,
in Herts. Yeomanrv.

♦Wertheimer, Conway : b. Sept. 22,
1881; s. of Asher Wertheimer, of
London. Educ. Harrow ; Balliol
1900-4 (F. de P., J.A.S.) ; 3rd CI.
Mods. 1902 ; 3rd Lit. Hum. 1904 ;
B.A, 1906 ; M.A. 1908. Barrister,
LT., 1906. Address : 2 Garden
Court, Temple, London, E.C.

Wertheimer, Ferdinand : b. Jan. 19,
1888 ; s. of Asher Wertheimer, of
London. Educ. Harrow ; Balliol
1907-11 (A.L.S., H.W.C.D.) ; ist
Mod. Hist., and B.A., 1911.
Address : 53 Hanover Gate
Mansions, Regent's Park, London,
N.W.

West, Arthur Graeme : b. Sept. 23,
1 891 ; s. of A. B. West, of London.
Educ. Blundell's ; Balliol 1910-
{C.B., A.W.P.C, H.M.W.,A.D.L.) ;
Blundell Sch. ; 3rd CI. Mods. 1912.
Union Soc. Address : 4 Holly
Terrace, West Hill, Highgate,
London, N.

West, Charles Ernest : b. March 23,
1873 ; s. of C. P. West, of EUer-
bank, Ambleside ; m. Oct. 6, 1908,
Esther, d. of James McCrossan, of
Liverpool. Educ. Merchant Tay-
lors' School, Crosby (Harrison
Sch.) ; Balliol 1891-7 (E.A., J.C.) ;
Brakenbury Nat. Sci. Sch. ; ist
CI. Mods. 1893 ; ist Nat. Sci.
(Chem.), and B.A., 1895. Arnold
Soc. (Sec. and Pres.). Entrance
Sch., Brakenbury Sch. in Surgery,
Lawrence Sch. and Medal, House
Surgeon, Sen. Demonstrator of
Anatomy, and Aural Surgeon, St.
Bartholomew's Hospital; F.R.C.S.
1902. Address : 60 Queen Anne
Street, Cavendish Square, Lon-
don, W.

West, Henry Cave : b. June 5,
1881 ; s. of S. H. West, of Leaming-
ton. Educ. Wellington ; Balliol
1900-2 (A.W.P.C.) ; 3rd CI. Mods.
1902. Royal Horse Artillery. Ad'



dress: c/o Cox & Co., Charing
Cross, London, S.W.
Weymar, Wilhelm Rudolf : b. Dec.

27, 1889 ; s. of G. W. Weymar, of
Miilhausen,Thur., Germany. Educ.
Weimar ; Balliol 1910 (E.H.).
Entered German army 1910. Ad-
dress : 30 Steinweg, MUlhausen,
Thur., Germany.

Weymouth Viscount ; see Bath,

Marquess of.

Whateley, Henry Laurence : b.

Oct.23, 1836; s. of J. W. Whateley,
of Edgbaston ; m. d. of Lord de
Ramsey. Educ. Birmingham ;
Balliol 1855-9 (B.J., W.C.S.) ;
B.A. 1859 ; M.A. 1863. Exam.,
Board of Education, 1868-96.
Clubs : St. James's, Arthur's.
Address : 44 Eaton Square, Lon-
don, S.W. [Died July 18, 1913.]

Wheeler, Alexander Royal : b.
July 10, 1889 ; s. of N. P.
Wheeler, of Endeavour, Pa.,
U.S.A. Educ. Yale Univ. ; Berlin ;
Balliol 1912- (R.G.). Brakenbury
Soc. Address : Bonniebrae, En-
deavour, Pa., U.S.A.

♦Wheeler, George William : b.
March 13, 1863 ; s. of William
Wheeler, of Oxford. Educ. Boys'
Central School, Oxford ; Balliol
1883-7 (E.A., J.L.S.D.); 2nd CI.
Mods. 1884 ; 2nd Lit. Hum. 1887 ;
B.A. 1889 ; M.A. 1890. Assist, in
Bodleian Library 1889-, and
Superintendent at the Radcliffe
Camera. Address: 4 Kingston
Road, Oxford.

Wheelwright, Edwin Whitfield : b.
Sept. II, 1868 ; s. of T. W. Wheel-
wright, of Shipley, Yorks. ; tn.
Sept. 6, 1899, L., d. of W. P.
Harrison. Issue : one son, one
daughter. Educ. Salt Schools,
Shipley, Yorks. ; Yorkshire Coll.,
Leeds (Sch.) ; Balliol 1888-91
(J.C.) ; Brakenbury Nat. Sci. Sch.;
ist Nat. Sci. (Chem.) 1891 ; B.A.
1S93. Ph.D., Munich 1893 ; Re-
search Chemist to Albright & Wil-
son, Ltd., of Oldbury. Address :
14 Carisbrooke Road, Edgbaston,
Birmingham.

White, Harold Holden : b. Aug. 20,

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D.L., of London ; m. 1883, Helen
Maud, d. of Archdale Palmer,
of Nazeing Park, Essex. Educ.
Ipswich (Pember ton Sch.) ; Balliol
1877-81 (F. de P., R.G.T.) ; 2nd
CI. Mods. 1879 ; 3rd Lit. Hum.
1881 ; B.A. 1882. Union Soc.
Barrister, I.T., 1884 ; partner in
Henry White & Co., West India
Merchants, 14 Mincing Lane,
London, E.G. Club : Windham.
Address : 3 Queen's Gate Terrace,
London, W.

White, John : b. July 21, 1839 ;
s. of J. R. White, of Whitehall, Co.
Antrim. Educ. Cheltenham (Sch.) ;
Balliol 1858-62 (B.J.) ; Sch. ; ist
CI. Mods., and Sacred Poem Prize,
i860 ; Newdigate Prize 1861 ; 2nd
Lit. Hum., and B.A., 1862 ; M.A.
1864. Fellow, Tutor, and CI. Lec-
turer, Queen's Coll., 1863-4 ;
Barrister, L.I., 1866 ; H.M. Inspec-
tor (temporary) of Schools 1865
and 1869-70; Exam. 1870, after-
wards Assist, and Principal Sec,
Education Department ; retired
1903 ; C.B. Address : 3 Paper
Buildings, Temple, London, E.C.
[Died Jan. 11, 1912.]

White, Maurice Richard Lyndon : b.
July 30, 1875 ; s. of Rev. R. A.
White, Rector of Wing, Rutland ;
m. Aug. 27, 1900, Kitty, d. of J.
D' Arcy, of Kew. /ssm^ : one son, one
daughter. Educ. Harrow; Balliol
1894-8 (W.R.H., F. de P., F.F.U.,
W.H.F.) ; 3rd CI. Mods. 1896 ; 4th
Mod. Hist., and B.A., 1898 ; Univ.
Swinmiing 1895-7 (Pres. 1898),
Lawn Tennis 1896-7 (Pres. 1898),
and Hockey (Sec. 1894) teams ;
Coll. Assoc, and Lawn Tennis
teams. Dervorguilla Soc. News-
paper and Magazine proprietor ;
holder of English record for day's
trout fly-fishing (23 fish, weight
108 lb.), Blagdon, Som. Recrea-
tions : Sailing, lawn tennis, swim-
ming, fishing. Club: Bath. Ad-
dress : Hillside, Merstham, Surrey.

■^Whitehead, Ralph Radclifle : b.
Nov. 4, 1854; s. of F. F. Whitehead,
of Saddleworth, Yorks ; m. 1892,
Jane Byrd, d. of Peter McCall, of
Philadelphia. Issue : two sons.



Educ. Harrow ; Balliol 1873-7 (F.
de P., T.H.G., R.L.N.) ; 2nd CI.
Mods. 1874 ; B.A., 1878 ; M.A.
1880. Union Soc. Farmed in Cali-
fornia, and Ulster Co., N.Y. Pub-
lications : Vita Nuova ; Grass of
the Desert ; various articles on
educational and social matters.
Club : New University. Address :
Woodstock, Ulster Co., New
York, U.S.A.

Whitlaw, Charles Francis : b. May
25, 1879 ; s. of Charles Whitlaw,
of Taplow. Educ. Beaumont
Coll.; Balliol 1897-1902 (J.W.R.,
W.H.F.) ; 3rd Math. Mods. 1899.
A ddress : Amerden, Taplow, Bucks.

Whitley, Charles : b. Oct. 9, 1888;
s. of Edward Whitley, of Liver-
pool. Educ. Bromsgrove School ;
Balliol 1906-9 (H.B.H.) ; Braken-
bury Nat. Sci. Sch. ; 3rd Nat. Sci.
(Chem.), and B.A., 1909 ; Rugby
XV (Capt.). Address : Warren
Hall, Broughton, near Chester.

Whitridge, Arnold : b. Jvme 29,

1 891 ; s. of F. W. Whitridge, of
New York. Educ. Yale Univ. ;
Balliol 1913- (A.L.S.). Union,
Brakenbury, and Annandale Socs.
Address : 16 East nth Street,
New York, U.S.A.

Whittle, Frank : b. May 5, 1891 ; s.
of J. H. Whittle, of London. Educ.
St. Paul's School ; Balliol 1910-
(C.B., A.W.P.C, A.D.L.) ; CI. Sch. ;
ist CI. Mods., and dist. in Hertford
Sch. Exam., 1912 ; Rugby XV.
Union and Arnold Socs. Address :
59 Castlebar Rd., Ealing, London,
W.

Whyte, Robert Barbour : b. Aug. 8,

1892 ; s. of Rev. Principal Alex-
ander Whyte, D.D., of Edinburgh.
Educ. Merchiston Castle ; Clayes-
more; Balliol 1911-13 (A.D.L.) ;
4th Lit. Hum., and B.A., 1913.
Reading for C. A., Edinburgh, 1913.
Address : 7 Charlotte Square,
Edinburgh.

Wicker, Cyrus French : b. Oct. 7,
1882 ; s. of C. M. Wicker, of New
York. Educ. St. Paul's School,
Concord, and Yale and Columbia
Univs., U.S.A. ; Balliol 1907-10
(E.H.) ; Rhodes Sch. ; 3rd



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B.C.L. 1910. Arnold Soc. Fellow
and B.A. 1905, M.A. 1910, Yale
Univ. ; Sec. 1910 (Charge d'Af-
faires July and Dec.) of Ameri-
can Legation, Tangier, Morocco ;
member of Sanitary Council, and
of Board of Public Works, Tan-
gier, 191 1 ; Sec. of Legation,
Panama, 191 2-. Publication : Neu-
tralization ,1911. A ddr esses : Ameri-
can Legation, Panama ; Depart-
ment of State, Washington, D.C.,
U.S.A.

Wickham, William Henry : h.
1836 ; s. of Rev. Edward Wick-
ham, of Hammersmith. Educ. Win-
chester ; Balliol 1854-9; 3rd CI.
Mods. 1856 ; B.A. 1858 ; M.A.
i860. Solicitor 1862. Address :
14 Essex Street, Strand, London,
W.C.

♦Wigan, Arthur Lawford : b.
April 27, 1868 ; 5. of Sir Frede-
rick Wigan, I St Bart. ; m.
1896, Beatrice, d. of Col. C. H,
Bagot, C.B., of East Grinstead.
Issue : One daughter. Educ.
Sangun, Bournemouth ; Eton ;
Balliol 1886-90 (J.L.S.D., R.L.N.,
G.R.B.) ; 3rd CI. Mods. 1888 ; 3rd
Lit, Hum., and B.A., 1890 ; M.A.
1893; Torpid. Dervorguilla Soc.
Chairman of Cobham United
Breweries, Ltd., and of Hoare &
Co., Brewers, London. Chibs : St.
Stephen's, Leander, Marylebone;
Royal Ascot Golf. Address :
Forest Park, Windsor.

Wigsell, Atwood Dalton : b. 1821 ;
s. of Rev. Atwood Wigsell, of
Sanderstead, Surrey. Educ. Bal-
liol 1839. 7th Dragoon Guards.

Wilberforce, Robert : b. Dec. 8,
1887 ; s. of Henry Wilberforce,
of Little Malvern, Malvern Wells.
Educ. Beaumont College, Bal-
liol 1908-12 (A.L.S., H.W.C.D.,
F.F.U.) ; 2nd Mod. Hist., and
B.A., 1912. Address: The Wings,
Kemerton, Glos.

Wilbraham, Sir P. W. Baker : see

Baker Wilbraham, Sir P. W.
Wild, Charles Edmund : b. March
12, 1869 ; s. of Robert Wild,
Schoolmaster, of Snaresbrook,
London ; m. Nov. 27, 1901, Helen, |



d. of J. D. Elliot, of Enfield.
Educ. City of London School ;
Balliol 1887-9 (W.M.) ; Torpid
(2) ; Rugby XV ; Cricket 2nd
XL LC.S., N.W. Provinces and
Oudh ; Assist. Magistrate and
Collector, and Assist. Commis-
sioner, 1889 ; Joint Magistrate
1898 ; Deputy Commissioner
1900 ; Magistrate and Collector
1903 ; Commissioner of Excise
1909. Club : East India United
Service. Address : Allahabad,
United Provinces, India.

Wilenski, Reginald Howard Arthur:
b. March 7, 1887; s. of Arthur
Wilenski, of London. Educ.
St. Paul's School (Sch.) ; Balliol
1905-6 (C.B., A.W.P.C). Union
and Dervorguilla Socs. Studied
Art in Munich (under Prof. Carl
Marr), and in Paris ; London
1909- ; Artist. Address: i Pem-
broke Studios, Pembroke Gardens,
Kensington, London, W.

Wilkins, Roland Field : b. Jan. 3,
1872 ; 5. of A. S. Wilkins, Prof,
of Latin in Victoria Univ., Man-
chester ; m. May 30, 1907,
Louisa, d. of A. T. Jebb, of The
Lyth, EUesmere. Educ. Sed-
bergh (Sch.) ; Balliol 1890-4
(W.R.H., R.L.N., E.A., J.A.S.) ;
Domus Ex. ; ist CI. Mods., and
hon. mention for Craven and
Ireland Schs., 1892 ; Craven Sch,
1893 ; 2nd Lit. Hum. 1894 ;
B.A. 1898 ; Torpid (2) ; Stroke
of Jun. Four, Coll. Regatta, 1892 ;
won Coll. Mile three years. Ar-
nold and Brakenbury Socs. First
place in Civil Service Exam. 1895 ;
Treasury; Principal Clerk 1908- ;
C.B. 1912. Recreations : Ski-ing,
skating, dry-fly fishing. Clubs :
Ski of Great Britain, Oxford and
Cambridge, Savile, Prince's. Ad-
dress : 14 Aubrey Walk, Campden
Hill, London, W.

Wilkinson, Rev. Arthur Henry : b.
Sept, 8, 1885 ; s. of John Wilkin-
son, Farmer, of Whitworth, Dur-
ham. Educ. Private ; Elementary
School ; Balliol 1905-8 (E.J. P.,
A.L.S., H.W.C.D.) ; Williams Ex. ;
2nd Mod. Hist., and B.A., 1908 ;



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Hockey XL Arnold and Dervor-
guilla Socs. Sch. of Egerton Hall
1908-10, B.D. 1 910, Manchester ;
Sec. of Manchester Univ. Christian
Union 1910-11 ; Pres. of Manches-
ter Univ. Union, and Chairman of
Students' Repres. Council, 1912-
13; ordained d. 1911, p. 1912 ;
Curate of Christ Church, Bradford,
1911-12; Holy Trinity, Rusholme,
1 91 2-. Address : Rusholme Rec-
tory, Manchester.

^Wilkinson, Reginald Warren Hale :
b. Aug. 9, 1882 ; s. of Rev.
E. Wilkinson, Ph.D. Heidelberg,
Rector of Snargate and Snave,
Kent. Educ. College Communal,
Boulogne ; Realschule, Marburg ;
Leamington Coll. ; Balliol 1900-5
(E.A., F. de P., J.L.S.D., A.L.S.,
F.F.U.) ; 3rd CI. Mods. 1902 ;
3rd Mod. Hist., and B.A., 1904 ;
M.A., 191 1 ; Rugby XV. Union
and Arnold Socs. Studied Law
in Oxford and London 1905-
6 ; Barrister, I.T., 1907 ; travelled
in Australasia, the Far East, and
America, 1908-9 ; Assist. District
Commissioner, Sierra Leone, 1909 ;
admitted to Sierra Leone Bar
1909 ; frequently acted as Crown
Prosecutor in the Supreme Court
and the Circuit Court of the
Colony and Protectorate ; Acting
Police Magistrate and Coroner,
Freetown, and Acting Registrar-
General, Sierra Leone, 1911-13 ;
Assist. Colonial Sec. 1912 ; Act-
ing Solicitor-General 1913 ; Sen.
Crown Counsel, Gold Coast, 1914- ;
Acting Solicitor-General, ditto,
1914 ; Fellow of Royail Colonial
Institute; J. P. Sierra Leone 191 1.
Recreations : Reading and travel.
Club : Royal Societies. Addresses :
Christ Church Lodge, Lillington
Road, Leamington Spa ; Accra,
Gold Coast, British West Africa.

Wilkinson, Sir William Henry : 6.
May 10, 1858 ; 5. of C. W. Wilkin-
son, of Belper ; w. (x) July 12,
1883, Frances Emily (d. 1892), d.
of Thomas Allen, of Thurmaston
Manor, Leicester. Issue : two
sons, two daughters; (2) Oct. 4,
1899, Alice Maud Mary (d. 1902),



d. of Rev. Frank Dickson, Rector
of Ribchester. Issue : one son,
one daughter. Educ. Wolver-
hampton Gr. School (Sch.) ; Bal-
liol 1876-80 (R.L.N.) ; Ex. ; 2nd
CI. Mods. 1878 ; Davis Chinese
Sch. 1879 ; B.A. 1880. Braken-
bury Soc. (one of seven original
members). Student Interpreter,
China, 1880 ; Acting Consul, Swa-
tow, 1887-8 and 1893 ; Tamsui
1889 ; 2nd Class Assist. 1890 ;
Acting Consul, Wenchow, 1892 ;
Acting Consul-General in Corea
1893-4 ; ditto Vice-Consul, Che-
mulpo, 1894-7 ; ist Class Assist.
1894 ; Acting Consul, Pakhoi,
1897-9 ; Consul, Ningpo, 1899 ;
Consul - General, Provinces of
Yunnan and Kweichow, 1902 ;
Chengtu 1909 ; Mukden 1911-12 ;
Hankow 1912- ; Knight 191 3. Pub-
lications : Where Chinese Drive ;
The Corean Government ; Manual
of Chinese Chess. Address : Brit-
ish Consulate, Hankow, China.

Willert, Arthur : b. May 19, 1882 ;
5. of P. F. Willert, Fellow of
Exeter Coll. ; m. Jan. 1908,
Florence, d. of Sir Walter Simp-
son, Bart. Issue : one son.
Educ. Eton ; Balliol 1 901-5
(F. de P., A.L.S.) ; 3rd CI. Mods.
1903 ; 2nd Mod. Hist. 1905 ;
Cricket XL Joined staff of The
Times 1905 ; worked in Paris and
Berlin 1905-6 ; Assist. Correspon-
dent, Washington, 1907-9 ; edi-
torial staff, London, 1909 ; Corre-
spondent, Washington, 1910-. Ad-
dresses : Headington Hill, Oxford ;
The London Times, 802 Munsey
Buildmg, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

Willert, Paul Ferdinand : b. May
29, 1844 ; s. of P. F. Willert, of
Broughton, Manchester; m. Hen-
rietta, d. of John Crofts, of Adel,
Leeds. Issue : one son, one
daughter. Educ. Eton ; Balliol
1862-4 ; Corpus Christi (Sch.)
1864-7 ; Taylorian Sch. (German
and French) 1863 ; 2nd CI. Mods.
1864 ; ist Lit. Hum., 1866 ; B.A.
1867; M.A. 1869. Barrister, I.T.,
1870 ; Assist. Master, Eton, 1870-4 ;
Fellow 1867-94, Hon. Fellow 1903,



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Exeter Coll. Address : Heading-
ton Hill, Oxford. [Died March 5,
1Q12.]

Williams, Arthur de Coetlogon : b.
Sept. 27, 1890 ; s. of E. de C.
Williams, of Sutton, Surrey.
Educ. Marlborough ; Balliol 1909-
(C.B., A.D.L.) ; Domus Ex.; 1st
CI. Mods., and dist. in Craven Sch.
Exam., 1911 ; 2nd Lit. Hum.,
and B.A., and dist. in Hertford
and Craven Schs., 1913. LC.S.
Address : Waveney, Camborne
Road, Sutton, Surrey.

Williams, Arthur John : 6. 1850 ;
s. of Rev. John Williams, of
Llowes, Co, Radnor. Educ. Bre-
con ; Balliol 1869-72.

Williams, Eric Tregean : b. Feb. 18,
1890 ; s. of Edward Williams, of
Redruth. Educ. Blundell's ; Bal-
liol 1908-13 (A.W.P.C, H.M.W.) ;
Newte Ex. ; 2nd CI. Mods. 1910 ;
3rd Lit. Hum., and B.A., 1912.
Eastern Cadetship 1913. Ad-
dress : Claremont, Redruth, Corn-
wall.

Williams, Leonard : b. 1871 ;
s. of L. D. Williams, of Bridgend,
S. Wales. Educ. Clifton ; Private ;
Balliol 1890-1 (F. de P.).

Williams, Orlando Cyprian : b.
May 4, 1883 ; s. of T. C. Williams,
Barrister-at-law ; m. 1912, Alice,
d. of Rt. Hon. Sir Frederick Pol-
lock, Bart. Issue : one daughter.
Educ. Eton (King's Sch.) ; Balliol
1902-6 (C.B., J.L.S.D.) ; Domus
Ex, ; ist CI. Mods. 1904 ; ist Lit.
Hum. 1906 ; Univ. Sabres v. Cam-
bridge 1904. Union and Dervor-
guilla Socs. Clerk in House of Com-
mons 1907-. Publications : Life
and Letters of John Rickman, 191 1 ;
Vie de Boheme, 191 3 ; translated
Delaunay's UOr du Monde, 1908 ;
contributor to The Times, Black-
wood's Magazine, Fortnightly Re-
view, &c. Cluhs : Savile,' London
Fencing ; Eton Ramblers. A d-
dress : 4 Campden Hill Gardens,
London, W,

Williams, Pownoll Toker : b. 1850 ;
s. of Joshua WUliams, of Finchley.
Educ. Eton ; Balliol 1867-71 ;
3rd CI. Mods. 1868 ; B.A. 1871 ;



M.A. 1875. Landscape Painter.
[Died Sept. 15, 1911.]

Williamson, Alec : b. Nov. 7, 1886 ;
5. of Thomas Williamson, of Manse-
field, Kirkcudbright. Educ. Kirkcud-
bright Academy ; Balliol 1909-10
(W.M.). I.C.S., Burma; Assist. Com-
missioner 1 910. Address: Manse-
field, Kirkcudbright, Scotland,

Williamson, Frederic Herbert : b.
Dec. 16, 1876 ; s. of George William-
son, of Ringley, Manchester ; vi.
i9oi,« Florence, d. of William
Dawson, of Huddersfield. Issue :
one son. Educ. Manchester Gr.
School (Sch.) ; Balliol 1895-9 (E.A.,
H. Williamson) ; Sch. ; Craven
Sch., and Hon. Ment. Hertford Sch.,
1896 ; ist CI. Mods., and Ireland
Sch., 1897 ; 1st Lit. Hum., and
Gaisford Prose Prize 1899. Civil
Service Exam., Class I, 1899 ;
General Post Office ; Assist. Private
Sec. to Postmaster-General (Mr,
Sydney Buxton) 1906-7 ; Principal
Clerk, Secretary's Office. Addresses:
Secretary's Office, G.P.O., London,
E.C. ; Wolverton, Egmont Road,
Sutton, Surrey,

Williamson, Harold : b. Nov. 17,
1872 ; s. of Samuel Williamson, of
Pendleton ; m. Jan. 8, 1903,
Buddug, d. of Rev. W. R. Jones,
of Conwa)', Issue : one daughter.
Educ. Manchester Gr. School (Sch.) ;
Balliol 1891-5 (W.R.H., J.A.S.) ;
Domus Ex. ; ist CI. Mods., and
Craven Sch., 1893 ; ist Lit. Hum.,
and B.A., 1895 ; M.A. 1904 ;
Hockey XI. Arnold Soc. (Treas.).
CI. Lecturer and Tutor, Balliol, 1895-
8 ; CI. Vlth Form Master, Man-
chester Gr. School ; Assist. Lecturer
in Latin, Manchester Univ. ; Treas.
1905-8, Vice-Pres. 1908-, Man-
chester Branch of CI. Assoc. ;
member of Council of CI. Assoc,
of England and Wales 1907-10 ;
Chi^f Examiner in Latin to Central
Welsh Board 1908-11 ; Matric.
ditto in Greek to Univ. of London
1909-12. Publications : Edited
Plato's Apology and Phaedo (Mac-
millan's CI. Series) ; Euripides'
Medea (Blackie). Recreations :
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Western (Manchester) ; Carnarvon-
shire Golf. Address : 46 Park Road,
Pendleton, Manchester.

Williamson, John Bruce : b. Jan. 28,
1859 ; s. of John Williamson, of
Glasgow. Educ. Glasgow Univ. ;
Balliol 1881-5 (W.H.F., R.L.N.,
A.L.S.) ; Brakenbury Hist. Sch. ;
Stanhope Essay 1883 ; 2nd Mod.
Hist. 1884 ; B.A. 1885 ; won 100
Yards race, Univ. Freshmen's
Sports 1881, and Univ. Sports
1882, 3 ; 120 Yards race, Univ.
Sports 1883 ; represented Univ. in
100 Yards v. Cambridge 1883, 4.
Union (Standing Committee), Der-
vorguilla, Brakenbury, and Carlyle
Socs. Pres. of Palmerston Club
1884. Barrister, M.T., 1887 ; N.E.
Circuit 1888 ; Revising Barrister,
N.E. Circuit, 1901- ; Sec. to Com-
missioners appointed to make new
statutes for the Univ. of Durham
1908 ; member of General Council
of Bar, 191 1. Publications : The
Palatine Court of Durham Act,
i88g ; The Law of Licensing, 1898,
4th ed. 191 1 ; joint author Law of
Letters Patent for Inventions, 1900.
Club : New University. Address :
3 Elm Court, Temple, London,
E.C.

Williamson, Thomas : b. June 8,
1854 ; s. of Robert WiUiamson,
J.P., West Riding of Yorks. ; m.
1893, Alice, d. of W. D. Stevenson,
of Pinewood, Fleet, Hants. Educ.
Rugby; BaUiol 1872-6 (T.H.G.,
J.P., F. de P., J.F.B.) ; 2nd CI.
Mods. 1874 ; 3rd Mod. Hist., and
B.A., 1876 ; Morrison Fours. En-
gaged in ranching, journalism.
Government Transport Service, &c.
in various parts of United States
1877-93 ; Mayor of Ripon 1896 ;
J.P., West Riding of Yorks. Ad-
dress : Borrage House, Ripon.

♦Willmer, Rev. George Newman : b.
1851 ; s. of George Willmer, of
Portsmouth. Educ. Christ's Coll.,
Christchurch, N.Z. ; St. Edmund
Hall 1872 ; Hertford (Sch.) 1874 ;
Balliol 1875 ; 2nd CI. Mods. 1873 ;
4th Lit. Hum., and B.A., 1875 ',
M.A. 1884. Ordained d. 1876, p.
1878 ; Curate of Crewkeme 1876-7 ;



St. Andrew's, Watford, 1878-9;
Christ Church, Wobum Square,
1879-82 ; St. Anne's, Soho, 1882-3 \
Stockport, 1883-85 ; Vicar of
Norbury, 1885-. Address : Nor-
bury Vicarage, Hazel Grove, Stock-
port.

Wills, Cecil Upton : b. April 21,
1877 ; s. of C. S. Wills, of Lancaster.
Educ. Blundell's ; Balliol 1895-
1901 (F. de P., J.A.S.) ; Newte Ex.;
2nd CI. Mods. 1897 ; 2nd Lit. Hum.
1899 ; B.A. 1900. LC.S., Central
Prov. ; Assist. Commissioner and
Registrar, Judicial Commissioner's
Court, 1901 ; Settlement Ofl&cer,
1906 ; Registrar, Co-operative Credit
Socs., 191 o ; Under-Sec. to Chief
Commissioner 191 1- 12. Address :
Laurel Bank, Lancaster.

Wills, John Tayler : b. 1858 ; s. of
Alfred Wills, Q.C. Educ. Fettes ;
Balliol 1877-1881 ; Sch. ; 3rd CI.
Mods. 1879 ; 2nd Mod. Hist.
1881 ; B.A. 1882. Barrister, LT.,
1885.

Wilson, Andrew Brockett : b. 1861 ;
s. of J. M. Wilson, of Dublin. Educ.
Birkenhead School ; Balliol 1881-
4; 2nd Jur. 1884; B.A. 1886.
Barrister, I.T., 1887. Address : 20
Birch Road, Oxton, Birkenhead.

Wilson, Sir Charles Rivers : b. Feb.
19, 1831 ; s. of Melvil Wilson, of
London ; m. (i) i860, Caroline
(d. 1888), d. of R. Cook ; (2) 1895,
Hon. Beatrice Violet Mary Most>Ti,
sister of 7th Lord Vaux. Educ.
Eton; BaUiol 1850-3 (W.C.L.,
E.C.W., B.J.) ; 3rd Law and Hist.,
and B.A., 1853. Entered Treasury
1856 ; Comptroller of National
Debt Office 1874-94 ; C.B. 1876 ;
member of Council of Suez Canal
Co. 1876-96 ; Minister of Finance
to the Khedive of Egypt 1877-8 ;
Pres. of Commission of Liquidation
in Egypt, 1880 ; represented British
Government at International Mone-
tary Conference, Brussels, 1892 ;
G.C.M.G. 1895 ; Pres. of Grand
Trunk Railway of Canada 1895- ;
Medjidie, ist class. Clubs : St.
James's, Arthur's, Marlborough,
Garrick. Address : 9 Berkeley
Square, London, W.



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*Wilson, Darcy Bruce : b. June 17,
1831 ; s. of John Wilson, J. P.,
D.L., of Seacroft Hall, near Leeds.
Educ. Temple Grove, East Sheen ;
Rugby (Sch. and Ex.) ; Balliol
1870-5 (T.H.G., J.L.S.D.) ; ist CI.
Mods. 1872 ; 2nd Lit. Hum. 1874 ;
B.A. 1875 ; M.A. 1877 ; Univ. and
Coll. Rugby XV's ; Eight ; Cricket
XL Union and Dervorguilla Socs.
Barrister, LT., 1877; Yorkshire
Hussars Yeomanry 1881, retired
Capt. and Hon. Major 1903 ; mem-



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