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issue, a son, * Archer, Capt. and Acting Lieut.-Col.
R.A.M.C. ; educated at Aberdeen Univ. (M.B. and
B.Ch. 1904); b. 1880 ; m.. 1916 Ruth Olive, elder dau.
of Henry Boddington, Esq., J. P., of Pownal, Cheshire,
and has a son, * James William, b. 1917. Mr. Irvine-
Fortescue, who was educated at Aberdeen Univ.
(M.B. and CM. 1896), was formerly Capt. 1st
Scottish Gen. Hospital, R.A.M.C, T.F., Assistant
Professor of Surgery at Aberdeen Univ., and Assistiiut
Surgeon R. Hospital for Sick Children, Aberdeen, and
is a J.P. for Kincardineshire and for Orkney. — King-
causie, Marycxdter, near Aberdeen,



FORTESCUE-BRICKDALE, Sir Charles,
Knt., F.R.G.S.— Cr. 1911.

Eldest son of Matthew Inglett Fortescue-Brickdale,
Esq., Barrister-at-Law, ot Lincoln's Inn, who d. 1894,
by Sarah Anna, who (^. 1909, eldest dau. of the late
Judge Edward John Lloyd, Q.C ; b. 1857; m. 1888
Mabel Beatrice, eldest dau. of the late George Louis
Monck Gibbs, Esq., of Deacon's Hill, Elstree, Hertford-
shire. Sir Charles Fortescue-Brickdale, who was
educated at Westminster and at Ch. Ch., Oxford
(B.A. 1879), and called to the Bar at Lincohi's Inn
1883, is the Author of various works on land registra-
tion, and has been Registrar of the Office of Land
Registry since 1900. — The Dower House, Newland,
Coleford, Gloucestershire ; Beform Club, s.w. ; 79,
Cornwall Gardens, s.w.

FORTEVIOT, Lord (John Alexander Dewae,
F.Z.S.)— Cr. 1917.
Second son of John Dewar, Esq., of Perth, who d. 1880,
by Jane, who d. 1900, dau. of the late John Gow, Esq.,
of Pittendynie; b. 1866; m. 1st 1884 Joan, who d.
1899, youngest dau. of the lato William Tod, Esq., of
Gospetry, Kinross-shire ; 2ndly 1906 Margaret Eliza-
beth , eldest dau. of the late Henry Holland, Esq., of
Merton Hall, Wigtownshire. Lord Forteviot, who
was educated at Perth Academy, and was Lord Provost
of Perth 1893-9, and M.P. for Inverness-shire 1900-16,
is a D.L. for Perthshire, and Chairman of John Dewar
& Sons Ltd., of Perth and London. — Dupplin Castle,
Perth ; Brooks's Club, s.w. ; Boyal Club, Perth.

^fir,his8on John, M.O.,Oapt. Scottish Hojse Yco. ; educated
at Rugby and at New Coll., Oriord ; !>. 1886.

FORTUNE, JoHN,Esq.,of Bengairn, Stewartry
of Kirkcudbright.
Eldest son of George Fortune, Esq., a J.P. for Fife,
who d. 1894; b. 1849; m. 1878 Julia Catherine,
youngest dau. of the late John James Kinloch, Esq.,
of Kair, Kincardineshire, and has, with other issue, a
son, * Victor Morven, D.S.O., Capt. and Brevet Lieut.-
Col. The Black Watch (R. Highlanders) ; appointed to
command a Brigade, with the temp, rank of Brigadier-
Gen., 1918; b. 1883 ; m. 1912 Eleanor, dau. of Arthur
Jackson Steel, Esq., of Kirkwood, Dumfriesshire. Mr.
Fortune is a J.P. for the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.
— Bengairn, Castle Douglas,

FORTUNE, Miss, of Leweston, Pembroke-
shire.

Marianne, only surviving child of William Fortune,
Esq., J.P. and D.L,, of Leweston, who d. 1881, by
Thomasina Hannah Newtonia Von Burr, dau. of tiie
Rev. Joseph Fortune. — Leweston House, Haverfordwest.

PORWOOD, Sir Dudley Baines, Bart., C.M.G.
— Cr. 1895.

Eldest son of the Eight Hon. Sir Arthur Bower For-
wood, 1st Bart., by his 2nd wife Mary Eliza, dau. of
the late Thomas Baiues, Esq.; b. 1876; s. 189S ; m. 1901
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Norah Isabella, elder dau. of the late Richard Robertson
Lockett, Esq. Sir Dudley Forwood, who was educated
at Harrow, is an Hon. Capt. in the Army, Major
Reserve of Officers, Lieut.-Col. ret., late Acting Lieut.-
Col. R.F.A., and Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col. late
Comni. 2nd Lancashire R.F.A., Special Reserve. —
Windham Club, s.w. ; 2-t, Hans Crescent, s.w.
neir, liis son Dudley Richard, b. 1912.



FORWOOD, Sir William Bower, K.B.E.—
Or. Knt. 1883, K.B.E. 1918.
Second .son of the late Thomas Brittain Forwood, Esq.,
J.P., of Thornton Manor, Cheshire, by Charlotte, dau.
of the late William Bower, Esq., of Liverpool ; b. 1840 ;
m. 1st 1862 Mary Eleanor, who d. 1896, only dau. of
the late William Miles Moss, Esq., of Ellerslie, Lanca-
shire ; 2ndly 1898 Elizabeth Constance, 3rd dau. of the
late Major-Gen. Hughes Le Fleming, J.P. and D.L.,
of Rydal Hall, Westmorland, and has, with other issue,
a son, Harold Stanley, a Magistrate for Lancashire ;
h. 1861; m. 1889 Kate ChiUls, dau.of Gerardus Hillis
Wynkoop, Esq., M.D., of New York, U.S.A., and has
issue. Sir William Forwood is a S.V. and D.L. for
Lancashire (High Sheriff 1909), Chairman of Quarter
Sessions, West Derby Hundred, a J.P. for Cheshire and
a J.P. for and Hon. Freeman of Liverpool (Mayor
1881-2, Lord Mayor 1903). — Residence: Brombormigh
Hall, Chester ; Junior Carlton Club, s.w. ; Constitutional
Club, w.c.

FOSBERT, George Ralph, E.sq., of Clorane,
CO. Limerick.
Elder son of Thomas Fosbery, Esq., of Clorane, who
d. 1893, by Georgina, dau. of the late St. George
Smith, Esq., of Greenhills, co. Louth; b. 1854; m.
1887 Clara Elizabeth Urmston, who d. 1904, only dau.
of the late Gerald Fitz-Gerald Blennerhassett, Esq., oi
Riddlestown Park, co. Limerick. Mr. Fosbery is a
Magistrate for co. Limerick. — Clorane, Kildimo, co.
LiTHcriclc.

FOSBROOKE, Leonard, Esq., of Ravenstone,
Leicestersbii-e.
Eldest sou of Leonard Fosbrooke, Esq., D.L., of
Ravenstone Hall, who d. 1892, by Anne Eliza, who
d. 1909, eldest dau. of the late John Lewin, Esq. ; b.
1860. Is Lord of the Manor of Ravenstone. — Raven-
stone Hall, Ashby-de-la-Zouch.

FOSTER, the Right Hon. Sir Geokge Eolas,
G.C.M.G., LL.D., D.C.L.— Cr. K.C.M.G.
1914, G.O.M.G. 1918.

Youngest son of John Foster, Esq., of New Brunswick,
who d. 1888, by Margaret, who d. 1850, dau. of the
late Eulas Heine, Esq.; b. 1847; m. 1889 Adeline,
only dau. of the late Milton Davis, Esq., Banker, of
Hamilton, Ontario. Sir George Foster, who was edu-
cated at New Brunswick Univ., at Edinburgh Univ.,
and at Heidelberg (Hon. D.C.L. Acadia Coll. 188.3.
Hon. LL.D. New Brunswick Univ. 1894, and;
Queen's Univ., Kingston, 1914), was Professor of
Classics and Classical Literature at New Bruns- j
wick Univ. 1872-9 ; a Member of the Canadian Par- ;
liament 1882-1900, and has been a Member since
1904 ; was Minister of Marine and Fisheries 1885-8 ;
Finance Minister 1888-96, and has been Minister of
Trade and Commerce since 1911 ; is a Member of the
Canadian Privy Council and of the Dominions R.
Commission ; represented the British Government at
the Economic Conference in Paris 1916 and Canada
at the Peace Conference 1919. — Toronto, Canada;
National Chib, Toronto; Eideau aub, Ottawa.
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FOSTER, Sir Augustus Verb, Bart., of Glyde i|

Court, CO. Louth.— Cr. 1831.
Only son of John Frederick Foster, Esq., who d. 1890,
by Caroline Emily, who d. 1892, dau. of the lats
Thomas Coxhead Chisenhale-Marsh, Esq., of Gaynes
Park, Essex; b. 1873; s. his grandfather the Rev. Sir
Cavendish Hervey Foster, 3rd Bart., 1890; m. 1894
Charlotte Philippa Marian, 3rd dau. of the late Rev.
Henry Edward ffolkes, Rector of Hillington, Norfolk.
Sir Augustus Foster is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Louth
(High Sheriff 1901) and was temp. Capt. Norfolk
(King's Own R. Regt.) Yeo. 1915-16.— Gli/de Court,
Ardee, co. Louth.

Heir, his son Anthony Vere, b. 1908.

FOSTER, Sir William Torke, Bart., C.B.E.
— Cr. 1838.

Elder son of Sir William Foster, 2nd Bart., and only
sonofhis 1 st wife Georgina, who rf. 1861,2nddau. of the
late Richard Armit, Esq., of Monkstown, co. Dublin ; b.
1860 ; s. 1911 ; m. 1885 Aileen Ethel, 2nd dau. of the
late Col. Augustus Berkeley Portman, Bombay Staff
Corps. Sir William Foster, who was educated at Eton,
is Col. ret., late R.A., and was A.A.G. S. Command
\91i-n.— Naval and Military Club, w. ; Norfolk Club,
Norwich,

Heir, his son Henry William Berkeley, temp. Major 10th
(Service) Batt. Northamberland Fusiliers ; b. 1892.

FOSTER, Sophia Chevallier, Lady Le Neve.

Second dau. of the late Arthur Fisher Tompson, Esq.,
of Belton, Suffolk; M. 1872 Sir Clement Le Neve
Foster, D.Sc, F.R.S., who was Professor of Mining at
the R. Coll. of Science, a Knight of the Legion of
Honour, one of H.M.'s Inspectors of Mines 1873-1901,
and who was cr. Knt. 1903 and d. 1904.



FOSTER, Eliza, Lady.

Dau. of the late Daniel Goddeu, Esq., of Portsmouth ;
m. 1866 Sir Tom Scott Foster, a J.P. for, and an Aid.
of, Portsmouth (Mayor 1901-2, 1908-9 and 1910-12),
who was cr.Knt. 1911 and (i. 1918. — Braemar, Southsea,

FOSTER, Sir (Thomas) Geegoet, Knt.— Cr.
1917.

Eldest son of Thomas Gregory Foster, Esq., Barrister-
at-Law, of Lincoln's Inn, who d. 1903, by Sophie, who
d. 1911, youngest dau. of the late John Allday, Esq.,
of Birmingham; b. 1866; m. 1894 Fanny Maude,
younger dau. of the late James Sledge, Esq., of
London. Sir Gregory Foster, who was educated at
Univ. Coll. School, London, at Univ. Coll., London
(B.A. London Univ. 1888), and at Strassburg Univ.
(Ph.D. 1891), was formerly Assistant Master Univ.
Coll. School ; Lecturer to the Univs. Joint Board,
London ; Professor of English Language and Litera-
ture, Bedford Coll., London ; Secretary and Assistant
Professor of English Language and Literatui-e, Univ.
Coll., London, and a Member of the Moseley Edu-
cation Commission to the United States 1903 ; is
Provost and a Fellow of Univ. Coll., London ; Lecturer
in English Language and Literature, a Member of the
Senate and of the Teachers' Registration Council,
Ijondon Univ., and a Member of the Council of the
Philological Society. — Donnybrook, Northwood B.S.O.,
Middlesex ; Athcnteum Club, s.w. ; University of
London Club, w.c.

FOSTER, Sir Harry Seymour, Knt., F.G.S.,
F.R.G.S., F.S.A., F.S.S.— Cr. 1918.

Second son of Samuel Green Foster, Esq., of Tulsa Hill,
Surrey, who d. 1884, by Georgiana Amelia, dau. of the
late Daniel Thomas Bgerton, Esq., B.A., of Meiico;



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b. 1855; m. 1878 Amy, 2nd dau. of the late John I
Sparks, Esq., of Eastbourne. Sir Harry Foster, who
was educated at Dane Hill House, Margate, and at the ,
City of London School, is a J.P. and D.L. for Suffolk ;
one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for the City of London ; Chair- j
man of Recruiting and Parliamentary War Sa\-ings Com-
mittees ; OfBcier de I'lnstruction publique fran^'aise ; i
a Knight Comm. of the Serbian Order of Takova and |
has the Persian Order of the Lion and Sun ; was a |
Member of the London School Board 1885-91 and of |
the London C.C. 1888-92 ; Sheriff of the City of Lon-
don 1891-2 ; M.P. for N. Suffolk 1892-1900 and Jan.-
Dec. 1910; Hon. Secretary of the Association of Fo-
reign Consuls in the British Empire 1902-7, and has I
been Consul-Gen. for Persia in London since 1894. —
Thatched Holm, Wargrave, Berks; Carlton, Eccetitric,
and E. Automobile Clubs, s.w ; Citii/ Carlton Club, k.c. ;
R. Norfolk and Suffolk Yacht Club, Lowestoft; 82,
Victoria Street, s.w.



FOSTER, Sir William Edward, Knt., F.S.A.
—Or. 1918.

Only son of Thomas Foster, Esq., of Manor House,
Moulton, Lincolnshire, who d. 1886, by Susanna Mary,
who d. 1900, 3rd dau. of the late John Fotheringham
Hunnings, Esq., of Donington, Lincolnshire; b. 1846 ;
m. 1879 Alexandrina Macpherson, youngest dau. of the
late Hugh Mathesou, Esq., of Liverpool. Sir William
Foster, who was educated at Moulton Grammar School [
and admitted a Solicitor 1869, was for over 43 years
Clerk to the Local Board of Health and to the Urban j
Dist. Council, Aldprshot, and is Coroner for the
Aldershot Div. of Hants, one of the Founders and Past
President of the Hants Law Society, Local Agent to
the Treasury Solicitor, a Member of several Antiquarian
Societies and Author of many works on S. Lincolnshire,
and has been for 8 years on the Council of the Law I
Society. — Lindmn House, Aldershot. i

FOSTER, Lieut.-Col. Arthur Welleslet, of
Brockhampton Court, Hereford sliire. |

Fifth son of William Foster, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Hornby Castle, Lancashire, and of Harrowins, York- j
ahire, who d. 1884, by his 1st wife Emma Eliza, who d.
1865, only dau. of the late Swithen Anderton, Esq., J.P.,
of Ashfield, Yorkshire ; 4. 1 855 ; )K. 1885 Alice Madeline, I
dau. of Eben Dyer Jordan, Esq., of Boston, U.S.A., and j
has an only surviving son, * Cuthbert Wellesley, was
temp. Capt. and Adjutant Heavy Howitzer Brigade
E.M.A. 1914-16 ; late Lieut, (on probation) 2nd Life j
Guards ; educated at Eton and at Trinity Hall, Cam I
bridge; b. 1887; m. 1907 Ruby, only dau. of Cornelius
Edwin Garnan, Esq., of London, and has 2 daus. Lieut.-
Col. Foster, who was educated at Merchiston Castle '
and at Merton Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1880, M.A. 1882), I
and was Capt. Territorial Force Reserve (Brigade :
Musketry Officer) 1914-16, is a J.P. and D.L. for Here-
fordshire (High Sheriff 1899), temp. Lieut.-Col. and
Co. Commandant Herefordshire Vol. Regt. (from 1916)1
and Capt. late Shropshire Yeo., T.D. — Brockhampton j
Court, near Hereford ; Cavalry, and Bath Clubs, vr. ;
Orleans, and Ranelaqh Clubs, s.w. I



FOSTER, Col. Charles Edward, of Buckby
Hall, Northamptonsliire.
Eldest son of Gen. Sir Charles John Foster, K.C.B.,
Col. 16th Lancers, who d. 1896, by Amelia Frances
Chicheley, who d. 1864, dau. of the late Trevor
Chicheley Plowden, Esq.; b. 1841; m. 1869 Amelia i
Sophie, dau. of the Rev. John Wharton Mason, formerly |
Vicar of Marrick, Yorkshire, and has 3 daus. Col.
Foster, who was educated at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst, is Col. ret. late Northamptonshire Regt., I



and formerly commanded the Northamptonshire Regi-
mental Dist.— Residence : Clock House, Guilshorough,
Northamptonshire.

FOSTER, Charles Finch, Esq., of Austey
Hall, Cambridge.shire.

Third son of George Ebenezer Foster, Esq., of Brook-
lands, Cambridgeshire, who d. 1870, by Elizabeth,
who d. 1877, eldest dau. of the late William Bird,
Esq., of Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire; b. 1841 ;
s. his brother Ebenezer Bird Foster, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., 1908; m. 1866 Jane, youngest dau. of the late
Roger Cunliffe, Esq., of London, and has, with other
issue, a son, * George Ralph Cunliffe, a Magistrate for
Cambridgeshire, and Lieut. T.F. Reserve, late Loyal
Suffolk Hussars Yeo. ; b. 1 869 ; m. 1896 Grace Harriot,
dau. of the late Montagu Henry Foster, Esq., of Stub-
bington, Hampshire, and has had a son, Charles Finch,
Lieut. 9th Lancers ; b. 1897, and killed in action 1918 ;
and a dau., Helen Mary Finch. Mr. Foster is a J.P.
and D.L. for Cambridgeshire, and was High Sheriff of
Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire 1900.— ^Hsicy
Hall, Trumpingtou, Cambridgeshire; Residence: Pine-
hurst, Grange Road, Cambridge; Albemarle, and Alpine
Clubs, w. ; City of London Club, e.c,

FOSTER, Major Edward Bayntdn Grove, of
Clewer Manor, Berkshire ; and of Warm-
well House, Dorsetslure.
Elder son of Edmund Benson Foster, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Clewer Manor, who d. 1917, by Edith Eleanor,
2nd dau. of Sir Thomas Fraser Grove, 1st Bart.; b.
1879; m. 1909 Marjorie Wentworth, eldest dau. of
Lieut.-Col. Wentworth Forbes, of The Glebe House,
Brackley, Northamptonshire, and has 4 daus. Major
Foster, who was educated at Eton and was formerly
Lieut. Grenadier Guards, is a Magistrate for Berkshire
and Major T.F. Reserve, late Berks Yeo.~Cleu


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