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m. 1897 Edith Susan, youngest dau. of the
late Richard John Leeson-Marshall, Esq., of Callina-
fercy House, co. Kerry. Sir Home Gordon, who was
educated at Eton, is a Magistrate for co. Kerry ; was
Controller of the Staff of the National Service Depart-
ment Mar.-Apr. 1917.— CarWoB Club, s.w.; Garrick
Club, w.c. ; 44, Park Lane, w.

GORDON, Sir Robert Charles, Bart., of
Earlston, Stewartry of Kirkcudbright. —
Cr. 1706.
Only surviving son of Sir Charles Edward Gordon, 7th
Bart., by Isabella Christina, who d. 1904, dau. of the
late Archibald Campbell, Esq. ; b. 1862; s. 1911; m.
1898 Elizabeth Maitland, only dau. of the late Rev. John
Maitlaud Ware.

Heir, his son John Cbarle?, h, 1901.

GORDON, Mart Grace, Lady.

Eldest dau. of Sir William Maxwell, 3rd Bart.,' of
Cardoness, Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, who d. 1886,
by his 1st wife Mary, who d. 1846, dau. of the late
John Sprot, Esq. ; m. 1866, as his 2nd wife. Sir
William Gordon, 6th Bart., of Earlstou, Stewartry of
Kirkcudbright, who d.s.p. 1906. — Residence: Earlston
House, near Kirkcudbright, N.B.

GORDON, Sir Cosmo Edmund DUFF-, Bart.—
Cr. 1813.

Eldest son of Cosmo Lewis Duff-Gordon, Esq., who d.
1876, by Anne Maria, who d. 1898, youngest dau. of
Sir Edmund Antrobus, 2nd Bart. ; b. 1862 ; «. his cousin
Sir Maurice, 4th Bart., 1896; m. 1900 Lucy, elder dau.
of the late Douglas Sutherland, Esq., and widow of
James Stewart Wallace, Esq. Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon,
who was educated at Eton, is a D.L. for Kincardine-
shire.— iV/flrycwttCT-, N.B.; Travellers' Club, s.w.; 22,
Lennox Gardens, s.w.

Heir /"/■«., his brother Henry WilUam, of Harpton Court,
Radnorshire {vihom see),

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GORDON, Sophie Maet, Lady DUFF-.

Dau. of the late Charles Steer, Esq., Judge of the High
Court, Calcutta; m. 1st 189i,as 2nd wife, Sir Maurice
Dufif-Gordon, 4th Bart., who rf. 1896; 2ndly 1898Eobert
Nuthall, Esq.

GORDON, Sir Charles Blaie, G.B.E.— Cr.
K.B.E. 1917, G.B.E. 1918.

Eldest son of John Gordon, Esq., of Montreal, Canada,
who d. 189.5, by Jane.dau. of the late James Koy, Esq.,
of Montreal; h. 1867; m. 1897 Edith Anna, dau. of
George Brooks, Esq., of Seaforth, Ontario, Canada.
Sir Charles Gordon, who was educated at Montreal
was formerly Viee-Chairman of the Imperial Munitions
Board, Canada, and is the Eepresentative of the
Ministry of Munitions in the United States, Vice-
Chairman of the British War Mission, Vice-President
of the Bank of Montreal, Governor of McGill Univ., and
President of the Dominion Textile Co , Montreal.—
Ten-a Nova, Montreal, Canada ; Mount Royal Club.
Montreal.



GORDON, Laura Sophia, Lady. {

Youngest dau. of Eichard Eedmond Caton, Esq., of!
Binbrook, Lincolnshire, who d. 1897, by Anna Maria,
who d. 1858, only dau. of the late Rev. John Eideout,
M.A., Eector of Woodmancote, Sussex; m. 1860
Lieut.-Gen. Sir Benjamin Lumsden Gordon, ret., R.
(late Madras) A., who commanded a First Class Dist.,
Madras, 1886-90, and who was cr. K.C.B. 1899 and d.
1916. — Moustows Manor, Henficld, Sussex.

GORDON, Lieut.-Gen. Sir Alexander
BAMILTON., K.C.B.— Cr. 1918.

Eldest son of Gen. the Hon. Sir Alexander Hamilton-
Gordon, K.C.B., M.P., who d. 1890, by Caroline Emilia
Mary, V.A., who d. 1909, eldest dau. of Sir John
Frederick William Herechel, 1st Bart.; b. 1859; m.
1888 Isabel, 2nd d.-vu. of the late Major-Gen. George
Newmarch, formerly E.E. Sir Alexander Hamilton-
Gordon is » Lieut.-Gen., late R.A., Col. Commandant
E.A., and a Comm. of the Legion of Honour ; has the
Belgian Croix de Guerre ; was D.A.A.G. in S. Africa
1900-1; U.A.Q,.M.G. at AldershotlOOl-i; A.Q.M.G.
at Headquarters 1904-8 ; Director of Mil. Operations
in India 1910-14 and in charge of Administration,
Aldershot Command, 1914-16 ; appointed to command
an Army Corps 1916. — Lynwnod, Fariiborough, Hants ;
Naval and Military Club, w.



GORDON, Major Alexander Robert Gisborne,
D.S.O., of Delamont, co. Down.
Eldest son of Alexander Hamilton Miller Haven
Gordon, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Delamont and Florida
Manor, co. Down, who rf. 1910, by Ada Austen, eldest
dau. of the late Edward John Eyre, Esq., formerly
Governor of Jamaica, of The Grange, Steeple Aston,
Oxfordshire; b. 1882; m. 1914 Dorothea, only child
of the late Eobert Francis Gordon, Esq. Major Gordon,
who was educated at Rugby, is Major and temp. Lieut. -
Col. E. Irish Eegt. ; appointed an A.A. andQ.M.G. 1918.
— Delamont, Killyleigh, co. Down.

GORDON, Charles Augustine, Esq., of Drim-
nin Honse, Argyllshire.
Only son of Jos6 Clement Gordon, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Drimnin House, who d. 1914, by Mary Teresa,
only child of the late William Hoy, Esq., of Stoke
Priory, Suffolk; 6. 1882. Mr. Gordon, who was
educated at Stonyhuist Coll. and at Edinburgh Univ.,
is Lieut. 9th Batt. R. Scots (Lothian Regt.), and temp.
Lieut. 9th (Service) Batt.Q.O. Cameron Highlanders.—
Drimnin House, Drimnin, by Oban, Argyllshire ; New
Club, Edinburgh.



Hon.



John Hannah,



-J- GORDON, the
Knt.— Cr. 1908.

Son of the late Rev. James Gordon, of Gawler, S.
Australia; b. 1850; m. 1876 Ann Wright, dau. of the
late William Rogers, Esq. Sir John Gordon, who was
called to the Bar in S. Australia 1876, and appointed
a K.C. 18 — , was Minister of Education S. Australia
1880-90 and 1892, Chief Secretary to the Australian
Government 1893-6, and Attorney-Gen. 1889-1903;
elected M.L.C. 1888 and appointed a Puisne Judge
of the Supreme Court, S. Australia, 1903. — Clare-
mont. Glen Osmond, Adelaide, South Australia.

-f GORDON, Alexander David Crawford,
Esq., of Newton, Aberdeenshire.
Only son of Lieut.-Col. Alexander Theodore Gordon,
M.P., J.P.> late Acting Lieut.-Col. R.A.S.C., previously
Lieut. Gordon Highlanders, Capt. Scottish Horse Imp.
Yeo. and Capt. 3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders, of
Newton, who d. 1919, by Cecilia Margaret, dau. of
Robert Crawford, Esq., and widow of James Edward
Moss, Esq. ; 6. 1913. — Newton, Insch, Aberdeenshire.



GORDON, Lient.-Col. Charles Thomas, of
Cairness, Aberdeenshire.

Eldest son of James Wilkinson Gordon, Esq., F.R.G.S.,
J.P. and D.L., of Cairness, who d. 1886, by Alexan-
drina Jane, dau. of the late Charles Gordon, Esq., of
Edintore, Banffshire, and of Greshop, Elginshire, and
widow ofDavidHay,Esq.,ofWesterton,N.B.; b. 1859;
m. 1887 Flora Emmeline Mary, only dau. of the late
Lieut.-Col. F. H. Hanmer, Bengal Staff Corps, and has,
with other issue, a son, *John Charles Hanmer,
Lieut, ret., late 3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders ; b. 1893.
Lieut..Col. Gordon, who was educated at Eton and at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1882), and admitted a
Member of the Scottish Faculty of Advocates 1885, is
a J.P. and D.L. for Aberdeenshire, Capt. and Hon.
Major late 3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders, and Major
and Hon. Lieul.-Col. ret., late T.F. Reserve; was
temp. Lieut.-Col. 2/9th Batt. E. Scots (Lothian Eegt.)
1916-16 ; appointed Sheriff Substitute at Forfor 191".
— Cairness, Lonmay, Aberdeenshire.

GORDON, Cosmo Alexander, Esq., M.C.,
formerly of Ellon Castle, Aberdeenshire.

Only son of Arthur John Lewis Gordon, Esq., C.M.G.,
J.P. and D.L., of Ellon Castle, who rf. 19 18, by Caroline
Augusta, 2nd dau. of the late Gen. the Hon. Sir Alex-
ander Hamilton-Gordon, K.C.B. ; b. 1886; m. 1914
Frances Gertrude, 2nd dau. of the late Robert. Chellas
Graham, Esq., F.S.A., J.P. and D.L., of Skipness,
Argyllshire, and has, with other issue, a son, Arthur
Hugh, b. 1916. Mr. Gordon, who was educated at
Rugby and at King's Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1907, M.A.
1911), is Lieut, and Acting Capt. Grenadier Guards,
Special Reserve ; has the Belgian Croix de Guerre.

GORDON, Edward, Esq., of Threave, and
Dunjop, Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.

Eldest surviving son of AVilliam Gordon, Esq., of
Threave, who d. 1899, by his 1st wife Mary Dorothy,
who d. 1860, dau. of the late Joseph Miller, Esq., of
Liverpool ; b. 1852 ; s. his brother Col. William
Gordon, J.P., late Comm. R. Scots Regimental Dist.,
at Threave, 1913; m. 1896 Edith Beatrice, dau. of
A. J. Southey, Esq., of Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire,
and has, with other issue, a son, *WiUiam Edward,
educated at Clayesmore ; b. 1897. Mr. Gordon, who
was educated at Liverpool, is a Magistrate for, and
Vice-Convener of, the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.—
Dimjop, Castle Douglas.



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GORDON, Geokge Henet, Esq., of Wincombe
Park, Wilta. I

Eldest son of Charles AVilliara Gordon, Esq., of Win-
combe Park, who d. 1897, by his 1st wife Augusta
Caroline, who d. 1866, elder dau. of the late Col.
E. A. T. Steward, of Nottington House, Dorset ; b. 1846 ; I
m. 1 882 Miiry Jane, 4th dau. of the late Francis Stanier, |
Esq., of Biddulph Grange, StaflFordshire, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Reginald George Stanier, M.C., !
an Hon. 2nd Lieut, in the Army, and Major Q.O. Dorset j GORDON, JoHN, Esq., of Pitlnrg, Parkhill,
Yeo. ; late Lieut. 3rd Batt. Shropshire L.I. ; 4. 1883;; and Dyce, Aberdeenshire.

m. 1913 Fera, youngest dau. of the late Sir George j Elder son of Alexander Gordon (formerly Gordon-
Elliot, of Scruton Hall, Yorkshire. Mr. Gordon, who I Cuming-Skene), Esq., J.P., late Lieut. R. Horse Guards,
was educated at Marlborough and at Trinity Coll.,! of Pitlurg, Parkhill, and Dyce, who d. 1894, by Ada
Cambridge (B.A. 1869), and was formerly Capt. B. Wilson, who d. 1908; A. 1886. Mr. Gordon, who was



last Bart., 1911 ; tii. 1891 Maud Emily, dau. of the
late Hugh Hammersley, Esq , and has, with other
issue, a son, *Douglas Frederick, Lieut. Scots Guards,
Special Reserve ; educated at Radley ; i. 1892. Mr.
Duff-Gordon, who was educated "at Eadley, is a
Magistrate for Radnorshire (High Sheriff 1918). —
Harptou Court, Kington, Herefordshire; St. James's
Club,w.



Wiltshire Militia, and one of H.M.'s Inspectors of
Schools, is a Magistrate for Wilts and for Dorset. —
Wincombe Park, Shaftesburi/ ; Residence: The Barn
House, Sherborne, Dorset; Boodle's Club, s.w.

GORDON, Harry Gordon FELLOWES-,
Esq., of Knockespock, Aberdeenshire.

Eldest son of Rear-Adm. William Abdy Fellowes,
who assumed the additional surname of Gordon 1876,
and d. 1878, by Hannah, who d. 1897, only child of the ;
late Harry Gordon, Esq., of Knockespock ; b. 1859 ; m. ',
1882 Millicent Amelia Charlotte, younger dau. of the
' ~ " Ballykilty, co. Clare,



te Fitzgerald Blood,
and has with other issue, a son, *Harry Abdy, Lieut
Special Reserve Batt. Leicestershire Eegt.; b. 1884;
m. 1914 Violet Seton, younger dau. of the late Charles
Robert Patersou, Esq^, of Cranley, Prestwiek, Ayr- GORDON, JOHN SteuART, Esq., of Cairnfield



educated at Harrow and at Oxford, was formerly Lieut.

Fifeshire and Forfarshire Yeo.— Bachelors' Club, w.
Heir Pres., his brother Charles, Capt. Scottish Horse Teo. ;
waa formerly Hon. Attach* at Vienna and at Paris ; edu-
cated at Harrow ; h. 1888.

GORDON, John Seaforth MAITLAND-,
Esq., of Kenmure Castle, Stewartry of
Kirkcudbright.
Elder son of James Charles Maitland-Gordon, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., of Kenmure Castle, who d. 1915, by
his 2nd wife Dorothy Trenna, younger dau. of Charles
Houstoun Curwen, Esq., of Thorington, Esquimalt,

British Columbia ; b. 1010 Kenmure Castle, New

Galloway.



shire. Mr. Fellowes-Gordon, who was formerly Capt.
3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders and previously Lieut.
W. Riding Regt., is a J.P. and D.L. for Aberdeenshire,
and temp. Capt. in the Army.^ Knockespock, Clatt,
near Aberdeen, N.B. \

GORDON, Henry, Esq., of Manar, Aber-
deenshire.

Third and only surviving son of James Gordon, Esq., 1
of Manar, who d. 1874, by Elizabeth Cruger, who d. I
1911, eldest dau. of the late Henry Liunsden, Esq., of ,
Auchindoir, Aberdeenshire; b. 1848; ?«. 1874 Ellen,,
youngest dau. of the late Vice-Chancellor Sir Charles
Hall, and has issue * Elizabeth Cruger; m. 1900 John
Shuckburgh Risley, Esq., C.B., Barrister-at-Law, who I
was appointed Legal Adviser to the Colonial Office
1911. Mr. Gordon, who was formerly in the 92nd
Highlanders, and Rifle Brigade, is a J.P. and D.L. [
for Aberdeenshire. — Naval and Military Club, w. ,

GORDON, Henry Erskine, Esq., O.B.E., of
Aikenhead, Renfrevyshire.
Second son of John Gordon, Esq., of Aikenhead, who i
d. 1897, by Lady Christian Isabella, who d. 1886, 2nd
dau. of Henry, 12th Earl of Buchan ; b. 1849; r,i.'
1895 Bertha Agnes, 2nd dau. of Major John Finlay, I
of Castle Toward, Argyllshire, and has 5 daus.
Mr. Gordon, who was educated at Trinity Coll., Cam- |
bridge (B.A. 1872), and admitted a Member of the |
Scottish Faculty of Advocates 1874, is Major and
Hon. Lieut.-Col. ret. Lanarkshii'e Imp. Yeo., a J.P. and
D.L. for COS. Lanark and Renfrew, and a J.P. for Glas- i
gow, and was Convener of Renfrewshire 1910-13. —
Aikenhead House, Cathcart, N.B. ; New University Club, j
s.w. ; New Club, Edinbxirgh ; Western Club, Glasgow.

GORDON, Henry William DUFF-, Esq.,
of Harpton Court, Radnorshire.

Second son of Cosmo Lewis Duff-Gordon, Esq., who d.
1876, by Anne Maria, who d. 1898, youngest dau. of
Sir Edmund Antrobus, 2nd Bart.; A. 1866; s. his
cousin Sir Herbert Edmund Frankland Lewis, 4th and ,



and Arradoul, Banffshire.

Second son of John Patrick Gordon, Esq., of Cairnfield,
who d. 1899, by Mary, dau. of William Rose, Esq.,
of Sheriffston, Elginshire; b. 1880. — Cairnfield House ,
and Arradoul, near Ernie, Buckie, N.B.

GORDON, Miss, of Campbelton, Kirkcud-
bright.
Marion,, dau. and co-heiress of Alexander Gordon,
Esq., of Campbelton, who d. 1848, by Sarah, dau.
of the late John Lawson, Esq., of Cairnmuir, N.B.;
s. (jointly with her elder sister Frances, who d. 1911)
her brother, William Robert, 1872. — Campbelton,
Twynhotm, N.B. Residence : 17, Hope Crescent,
Edinburgh.

GORDON, Rafael, Esq., of Wardhouse, Aber-
deenshire.
Second son of Carlos Pedro Gordon, Esq., the younger,
who d. 1876, by Rosa Aristegui, youngest dau. of the
late Count de Mirasol ; b. 1873 ; s. his grandfather
Carlos Pedro Gordon, Esq., D.L., of Wardhouse and
Kildrummy, Aberdeenshire, at Wardhouse 1897. —
Wardhouse, Insch, Aberdeenshire.

GORDON, Reginald Hugh Lyall, Esq., of

Abergeldie Castle, Aberdeenshire.

Eldest son of Lewis Gordon, Esq., of Abergeldie Castle,

who d. 1903, by Louisa Isabella, 4th dau. of the late

William Lyall, Esq.; b. 1863 ; m. 18— Rose, who d.

1906, dau. of , and has a dau., Gertrude Alice

Margaret; ?«. 1908 Carl Walter Frederick Bleching-
berg, Esq., of Copenlmgen, and has a son, b. 1909.
Mr. Gordon was educated at Blackheath School. — 15,
Belmont Park, Lee, Kent.

GORDON, Willlam, Esq., formerly of Tarvie,

Perthshire.

Eldest son of George Gordon, Esq., of Donavourd and

Tarvie, who d. 1887, by Anne Grace, dau. of the late

John Aberdein, Esq., of Keithock, co. Forfar; b. 1845 ;

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m. 1886 Kate Thornton, -who d. 190s, dau. of the late
D. W. Bowman, Esq., C.E., and widow of G. W.
Grimond, Esq., and has issue a dan., Grizel Ouchter-
lony. — 60, South Street, St. Andrews, Fife; Conservative
Club. s.w.



GORDON, Col. William, of Wefchersfield
Place, Essex.
Only son of Capt. Charles Gordon, 74th Bengal N.I.,
■who d. 1857, by Charlotte, who d. 1908, dau. of the
late Lawrence Stoddart, Esq. ; b. 1843 ; m. 1871
Edith, dau. of William Rouse, Esq., of Burley House
Yorkshire, and had, with 4 daus., a son, Charles
William Eric, Major and Brevet Lieut.-Col. The Black
Watch (R. Highlanders) ; appointed to coismand a
Brigade, with the temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen., 1916 ;
had the Order of Danilo of Montenegro, 3rd Class; b.
1878, and killed in action 1917. Col. Gordon, who
was educated at Cheltenham Coll., and formerly com-
manded IstBatt. The Black Watch (E. Highlanders),
is aMagistrate for Essex. — Wetliersjield Place, Brainiree,
Essex ; Army and Navy Club, s.w.

GORDON, of Northcourt, I. of Wight. See
Leith.



GORDON, ^ee Aberdeeti ; Cathcart ; Conway-Gordon ;
Forbes- Gordon ; Huntly ; McHaffie- Gordon ; Piric-
Gordon ; Smith- Gordon ; Stanmore ; and Wolriye-
Gordon.



GORDON-CANNING, William James, Esq., of
Hartpury Court, Gloiicestersliire.
Fourth son of Patrick Robert Gordon-Canning, Esq.,
who d. 1893, by Maria, who d. 1887, elder dau. and
co-heiress of the late Robert Canning, Esq., of Hartpury
Court, and of Foxcote, Warwickshire; A. 1857; m. 1884
Clara Crawshay, elder dau. of the late Crawshay
Bailey, Esq., of MaindifiF Court, Monmouthshire, and
has, with a dau., a son, * Robert Cecil, M.C., Capt.
Reserve of Officers, late 10th R. Hussars, previously
Lieut. R. Gloucestershire Hussars Imp. Yeo. ; b.
1888. Mr. Gordon- Canning is a Magistrate for
Monmouthshire. — Hartpury Court, Gloucester; Arthur's
Club, 8.W.

GORDON-CUMING-SKENE. See Gordon, 0/
Pitlurg, Parkhill, and Dycc, Aberdeenshire.

GORDON-CUMMING. See Cumming.

GORDON-DUFF, Thomas Gordon Doff, Esq.,
of Park, and Drummuir, Banifsliire.
Elder son of Lachlan Huff Gordon-DufF, Esq., of Park,
and Drummuir, who d. 1892, by Jane Ellen, who d.
1916, dau. of the late Thomas Butterfield, Esq., Chief
Justice of Bermuda; b. 1848; ?«. 1st 1875 Pauline
Emma, who d. 1888, 2nd dau. of Sir Charles Tennant,
1st Bart., of The G len, Peeblesshire ; 2ndly 1 893 Mildred
Mabel, O.B.E.,youngestdau.of the late Edward Claudius
Walker,Esq., and has had,withother issue, ason.Lachlan,
a D.L. for Banffshire, Capt. ret., late Gordon High-
landers, and Capt. 3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders ;
b. 1880; m. 1908 Lydia Dorothy Muriel, only dau.
of Joseph Pike, Esq., of Dunsland, co. Cork, and
d. (killed in action) 1914, leaving, with other issue, a
son, »Thomas Robert,*. 1911. Mr. Gordon-Duff, who
was educated at Harrow and at Trinity Coll., Oxford,
is Vice-Lieut. (from 1913) and a J.P. for Banffshire. —
JDrummvir Castle, Keith, N.B.
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GORDON - GILMOUR, Brigadier - Gen.
Robert Goedon, C.B., C.V.O., D.S.O.,
of The Inch, Liberton, and Craigmillar,
Midlothian.

Eldest son of Henry Wolrige- Gordon, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Hallhead and Esslemont, Aberdeenshire, who
d. 1906, by Anne, who d. 1874, only child of the late
Robert Gordon, Esq., of Hallhead and Esslemont ; A.
1857 , ni. 1889 Lady Susan Lygon, 2nd dau. of Frede-
rick, 6th Earl Beauchamp, and has, with 3 daus., a son,
*John (Littie-Gilmour), Lieut. Grenadier Guards ; b.
1899. Brigadier-Gen. Gordon-Gilmour, who was edu-
cated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford, and assumed
the additional surname of Gilmour in 1887,on «. to the
estates of his great-uncle Walter James Little Gilmour,
Esq., of The Inch, Liberton, and Craigmillar, is a
J.P. and D.L. for Midlothian, Ensign and Adjutant
R. Co. of Archers (King's Body Guard for Scotland),
and an Hon. Brigadier-Gen. ret., late Comm. Grenadier
Guards ; commanded a Brigade, with the temp, rank
of Brigadier-Gen., 1914-16 ; appointed Gentleman
Usher of the Green Rod 1917. — The Inch, Liberton,
Midlothian ; Guards' Club, s.w.

-I- GORDON-IVES, Mrs., of Bentworth Hall,
Hampshire.

Millicent, only child of William Yilliers, Esq., of
Groveberry, Leighton Buzzard, Buckinghamshire, who
d. 1895 (by Norah Frances Sheridan, who d. 1895, dau.
of the late William Tyrone Power, Esq.), and grand-
dau. of the late Capt. George Villiers, R. Horse Guards ;
m. 1897 as his 2nd wife Col. Gordon Maynard Gordon-
Ires, C.B., of Bentworth Hall, a D.L. for Essex, and
Hon. Col. 5th Vol. Batt. Rifle Brigade, V.D., who was
formerly Capt. Coldstream Guards, and who d. 1907,
leaving (by his 1st wife Amy Violet, dau. of the late
John S. Pullin, Esq.), with other issue, a son, * Cecil
Maynard Gordon, Capt. Scots Guards, and Lord of
the Manor of Bentworth ; b. 1888.

GORDON-LENNOX, the Right Hon. Lord

Walter Charles.

Fourth son of the 6th Duke of Richmond and 1st
Duke of Gordon, by Frances Harriet, who d. 1887,
eldest dau. of the late Algernon Frederick Greville,
Esq.; b. 1865; m. 1889 Alice Elizabeth, dau. of the
late Hon. George Henry Essex Ogilvie-Grant. Edu-
cated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford ; was M.P. for
the Chichester Div. of Sussex 1888-94, and Treasurer
of the Household to H.M. Queen Victoria 1891-2.
— Carlton, Travellers', and Wellington Oiubs, s.w.;
12, Prince's Gardens, s.w.

GORDON. LENNOX.Lady Algernon Charles,
D.B.E.— Cr. 1919.

Blanche, younger dau. of Col. the Hon. Charles Henry
Maynard, W. Essex Militia, who d. 1865, by his 2nd
wife Blanche Adeliza (who ?h. 2ndly 1866 Francis
Robert, 3rd Earl of Rosslyn, who d. 1890), 2nd dau.
of the late Henry Fitz Roy, Esq., of Salcey Lawn,
Northamptonshire; m. 1886 Col. Lord Algernon
Charles Gordon-Lennox, late Grenadier Guards, for-
merly A.D.C. to H .R.H. the Duke of Cambridge. Lady
Algernon Gordon-Lennox is a Lady of Grace of the
Order of St. John of Jerusalem, and Director of H. R.H.
Princess Victoria's Rest Clubs for Nurses, France, and
has been attached since Oct. 1914 to 13 Stationary
Hospital (now 83 Gen. Hospital), B.E.F.— 20, Queen
Street, Mayfair, w.

GORDON-LENNOX. See Richmond, Lennox and
Gordon.

GORDON-OSWALD. See Oswald.



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GORE, Sir Ralph St. Georok Claude, Bart.— ; GORE-LANGTON, Comm. Hubert Edwin



Cr. 1621

FAder son of Sir St. George Ralph Gore, 9th Bart., by
Eugenia Marion (who /;(. 2ndly 1894 Jarius Edwin
AVithers, Esq.), only child of the late Eyles Irwin
Caulfeild Browne, Esq. ; b. 1877 ; s. 1887 ; m. 1905 Elsie
\'aughau, 2nd dau. of the late Henry Tully Grigg,
Esq., of Buenos Aires. Sir Ralph Gore, who was edu-
cated at Eton, and was formerly Lieut. R. Dragoons,
is Major 2nd Co. of London ("Westminster Dragoons)
Yeo. and M.G.C.

Heir, his son Ealph St. George, i. 1908.

GORE, Sir Francis Charles, K.C.B.— Cr.
Knt. 1903, K.C.B. 1911.

Eldest son of the Hon. Charles Alexander Gore, who
d. 1897, by Lady Augusta Larinin Priscilla, who d.
1904, 2nd dau. of John William, 4th Earl of Bess-
borough, and widow of William Thomas, Earl of Kerry ;
h. 1846; m. 1879 Constance Mary, dau. of the late
Gen. Robert Bruce. Sir Francis Gore, who was called
to the Bar at the Inner Temple 1870, was Recorder of
Canterbury 1893-4, and Solicitor of Inland Revenue
1894-1911, and is a J.P. for Hampshire; has the
Serbian Order of St. SaTa, 4th Class.— 7'Ac Briary,
Freshwater, Isle of Wif/ht : Travellers' Club.s.vr.; 46,
Egerton Gardens, s.w.

GORE, Lieut. -Col. Francis William George,
of Conrtyrala, Glamorganshire.
Only son of the Rev. George Gore, of Newton St.
Loe, Somerset, who d. 1878, by Fanny Anne, dau. of
the late Thomas Bates Rous, Esq., of Conrtyrala ; b.
1855 ; m. 1885 Lady Constance Grace Milles, 3rd dau.
of George Watson, 1st EarlSondes, and has, with other
issue, a son, *Christopher Gerald, b. 1903. Lieut.-Col.
Gore, who was educated at Harrow and at Ch. Oh.,
Oxford, is a J.P. and D.L. for Monmouthshire, a
Magistrate for Glamorganshire, and Lieut.-Col. T.F.
Reserve, late City of London Yeo. (1914-17) ; formerly
Staff Capt. Imp. Yeo. in S. Africa, and Lieut. N. Somer-
set Yeo. Cav. — Residence: The Orchards, Cromer;
Arthurs, and Marlborough Clubs, s.w. ; Bachelors'
Club, w. ; 18, Norfolk Street, Park Lane, w.



D.S.O., of Hatch Park, Somerset.
Third and eldest surviving son of the Hon. Henry
Powell Gore-Langton, J. P., of Hatch Park, who d.
1913, by Marguerite Lucy, who d. 1915, 6th dau. of
the late Major Robert Guthrie MacGregor, R. (Bengal)
A.; b. 1883; m. 1909 Lady Alice Mary Gore-Langton,
3rd dau. of William Stephen, 4th Earl Temple, and
has a son, *Alaric Hubert St. George, *. 1918.
Comm. Gore-Langton, who was educated at Fouthill,
E. Grinstead, and on H.M.S. " Britannia," is Comm.
R.N. ; has the French Croix de Guerve.— Hatch Pari;
Taunton; Junior Naval and Military Club, w.

GORE-LANGTON. See Terrcple, Earl.

GORELL, Lord (Ronald Gorell Barnes,
C.B.E., M.C.).— Cr. 1909.

Younger son of John Gorell, 1st Lord, P.C, formerly
President of the High Court of Justice, Probate,
Divorce and Admiralty Div., who d. 1913, by Mary
Humpston, who d. 1918, eldest dau. of the late Thomas
Mitchell, Esq., of W. Arthurlie; b. 1884 ; s. his brother
Henry Gorell, 2nd Lord, D.S.O., Major 7th London
Brigade R.F.A., T.F., who was killed in action, 1917.
Lord Gorell, who was educated at Harrow and at Balliol
Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1908), and called to the Bar at
the Inner Temple 1909, was formerly temp. Major
Gen. List, late temp. Capt. 7th (Service) Batt. Rifle
Brigade ; appointed Deputy Director of Staff Duties
(Education) at the War Office, with the temp, rank of
Col., l^n.—Garrick Club, v.c; 54, Campden Hill
Court, w. ; 6, John Street, Adelpki, w.c.



GORELL.



xrnes-Gorell.



GORING, Sir Forster Gurnet, Bart., of
Highden, Sussex.— Cr. 1678 with p


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