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1892 the Hon.
Florence Julia Gully, 2nd dau. of William Court, 1st
Viscount Selby, P.O., and has a dau., Diana Caroline;
m. 1917 Denis George Mackail, Esq. Sir Guy Granet,
who was educated at Rugby and at Balliol Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1889), and called to the Bar at Lincoln's
Inn 1893, is Lieut.-Col. ret. late Engineer and Rail-
way Staff Corps, R.E., T.F. ; was Secretary of the
Railway Cos.' Association 1900-5, Assistant Manager
Midland Railway 1905-6, Gen. Manager thereof 1906-
18 ; Deputy Director-Gen. of Mil. Railways in the War
Office 1916-17, and Director-Gen. of Movements and
Railways at the War Office, and a Civilian Member of
the Army Council 1917-18.— Ms Plds, Harlech,,
Merionethshire ; Brooks's, and AthencBum Clubs, s.w. ;
4, North Street, Westminster, s.w. '



Fourth dau. of John Fraser, Esq., of Bunchrew, Inver-
ness-shire, who d. 1876, by Hester Mary Mostyn, who
d. 1902, dau. of the late Edmund Lomax, Esq., of
Netley Park, Surrey ; ni. 1st 1886 Sir Francis William
Grant, 8th Bart., of Monymusk, who d.s.p. 1887 ; 2ndly
1894 Lieut.-Col. George Bentinck Macleod Cumberland,
late 42nd E. Highlanders. — 107, Eaton Square, s.w.

GRANT, Sir George MACPHERSON-, Bart.,
of Ballindalloch, Banffshire ; and of In-
vereshie, Inverness-shire. — Cr. 1838.
Only son of Sir John Macpherson- Grant, 4th Bart., by
Mary, who d. 1914, youngest dau. of the late
Alexander Dennistoun, Esq., of Golfliill, Lanarkshire ;
h. 1890 ; s. 1914. Sir George Macpherson-Grant is a
Member of the R. Co. of Archers (King's Body Guard
for Scotlaui).— Ballindalloch Castle, Ballindalloch,
Banffshire; Invereshie House, Kingussie, Inverness-
shire; Bachelors' Club, w. ; New Club, Edinburgh.
Heir Pres.t hie uncle George Bertram (uhom see).

GRANT, Gen. Sir Henry Fane, G.C.V.O.,
K.C.B.— Cr. K.C.B. 1908, G.C.V.O. 1909.

Fourth son of F.M. Sir Patrick Grant, G.C.B.,
G.C.M.G., Governor of Chelsea Hospital, who d. 1895,
by his 2nd wife the Hon. Frances Maria, who d. 1892,
youngest dau. of F.M. Hugh, 1st Viscount Gough,
K.P., 6.C.B., G.C.S.L, P.O. ; b. 1848; m. 1898 Lily,
dau. of the late Edwin Saudys, Esq., Indian Civil Ser-
vice, and widow of Col. Duncan Pemberton, R.A. Sir
Henry Grant, who was educated at Eton, is a Gen.
ret., late 4th Hussars and 7th Dragoon Guards, and



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was Assistant. Adjutant-Gren. Bengal 1891-3, In-
spector-Gen. of Cav. in India 1893-8 and in Great
Britain and Ireland 1898-1903, in command of the
Oth Diy„ Eastern Command, 1903-6, Governor and
Commander-in-Chief of Malta 1907-9, and Lieut, of
the Tower of London 1909-12 ; has the Order of the
Medjidie, 3rd Class.— United Service Club, s.w.

GRANT, Mart, Lady.
Dau. of the late Capt. Thomas Blair ; m. 1860 Gen. Sir
Jijlin Thornton Grant, who was cr. K.C.B. 1881, and d.
1886. — The Cottage, Bushton Crescent, Bournemouth.



GRANT, A dm. Sir (William) Lowthee,
K.C.B.— Cr. 1917.

Eldest son of William Grant, Esq., J.P., of Church
Line House, Witley, Surrey, who d. 1912, by Sophia,
eldest dau. of the late W. Milton Bridger, Esq., of

Halnaker Park, Sussex; b. 1864; m. 1892 Mabel '„, .„.,^ ^ , ^ ., „

Emily, elder dau. of the late Kev. the Hon. Alan ' GRANT, Col. ChARLES JohN CeCIL, D.S.O., of

Brodrick, M.A., Hon. Canon of Winchester. Sir, Pitchford Hall, Shropsliire.

Lowther Grant is an Adm. and a Comm. of the Legion , Elder son of Lieut. -Gen. Sir Robert Grant, G.C.B..



who d. 1895, 2nd dau. of the late James Frederick
Ferrier, Esq., Professor of Moral Philosophy in St
Andrews Unir. ; ft. 1872 : m. 1st 1896 Mabel Be.seie, who
rf. 1910. 5th dau. of the late Col. Thomas Hearon Lovett,
of Belmont, Shropshire; 2ndly 1914 Margaret Lucia,
youngest dau. of the late Alexander Cochran, Esq.',
Lieut. R.N., of Ashkirk, Selkirkshire, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Alexander Lovett, *. 1901. Sir
Alfred Grant, who was educated at Fettes and at
Balliol Coll. Oxford (B.A. 18941, and entered the
I.C.S. 1895, was Foreign Secretary to the Government
of India 1914-19, an Additional Member of the
Council of the Governor-Gen. of India 1915 19, and
a Delegate of India at the Peace Conference 1919 ;
appointed Chief Commissioner and Agent to the
Governor-Gen. of the N.W. Frontier Province, India,
1919. — Government House, Peshawar, India ; Brooks's,
and miles Clubs, s.w.



of Honour ; was Naval Adviser to the Inspector-Gen. j
of Fortifications 1902-4; Assistant to the Director of
Naval Intelligence and A.D.C. to H.M. King Edward]
\ll. 1908-9; Rear-Adm. for Special Service in the
Home Fleet 1910-11, in command of 6th and 3rd
Cruiser Squadrons 1914-15, and Commander-in-Chief
on the China Station 1915-17 and on the N. American
and W.Indies Station 1918-19 ; has the Grand Cordon j
of the Japanese Order of the Rising Sun. — United\
Service Club, s.w. ; 5, Stanhope Gardens, s.w.

GRANT, Sir James Alexander, K.C.M.G.,
M.D., P.G.S.— Cr. 1887. j

Son of the late James Grant, Esq., M.D., of Edinburgh,
by Jane, dau. of the late James Ord, Esq.; b. 1831;
III. 1866 Maria, dau. of the late Edward Malloch, Esq., {
M.L.A. Canada. Sir James Grant, who was educated
at Queen's Coll., Kingston, and at McGill Univ.,i
Montreal, is M.D. and F.R.C.S. of Edinburgh, F.R.C.P.
London, and M.R.C.S. England, and an Hon. Member
of the British Medical Association; was Physician to
the Governors-Gen. of Canada for over 37 years,
President of the Royal Society of Canada and of the
Canadian Medical Association, and a Member of the
Legislative Assembly 1865-73 and 1892-6; appointed
President of the International Congress of School
Hygiene for Canada 1909, and elected an Hon.
Member of the Canadians Medical Association, London,
1913.— 150, Elgin Street, Ottawa, Canada; Bideau
Club, Ottawa, Canada.

GRANT, Rear-Adm. Sir Heathcoat Salus-
BDET, K.C.M.G., C.B.— Cr. 1919.

Third son of Capt. John Grant, 42nd Highlanders
(eldest son of the late James Murray Grant, Esq., of
Glenmoriston, Inverncss-shirc), who d.v.p. 1867, by
his 2nd wife Anne, dau. of the late Robert Chadwick,
Esq., of High Bank, Prestwich, Lancashire; h. 1864 ;
m. 1899 Ethel, 7th dau. of the late Andrew Knowles,
Esq., of Swinton Old Hall, Lancashire. Sir Heathcoat
Grant, who was educated at Stubbington House,
Fareham, is a Rear-Adm. and Acting Vice- Adm., and
a Comm. of the Legion of Honour ; has the Spanish
Order of Naval and Mil. Merit, 2nd Class ; was Naval
Attache U.S.A. 1912-14, served at the Falkland
Islands, the Dardanelles and Dover 1914-16, and has
been Senior Naval Officer, Gibraltar, since 1916.^
Inverwick, Nairn ; Naval and Military Club, w.

GRANT, Sir Alfred Hamilton, K.C.I.E.,
C.S.I.-Cr. 1918.

Younger surviving son of Sir Alexander Grant, 10th
Bart., of Dalrey, Banffshire, who d. 1884, by Susan,



late R.E., who d. 1904, by Victoria Alexandrina, who d.
1918, eldest dau. of the late John Cotes, Esq., M.P.,
J.P. and D.L., of Woodcote Hall, Shropshire, sister of
Lieut.-Col. Charles James Cotes, J.P. and D.L., late
Grenadier Guards, of Pitchford Hall, who d. 1913, and
widow of Thomas Owen, Esq., of Condover Hall,
Shropshire ; b. 1 877 ; m. 1903 Lady Sybil Myra Carolina
Primrose, elder dau. of Archibald Philip, 5th Earl of
Rosebery and Ist Earl of Midlothian, K.G., K.T.,
and has a son, *Charles Robert Archibald, b. 1903.
Col. Grant, who was educated at Harrow and at
the E. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is Major and Brevet
Col. Coldstream Guards, a Chevalier of the Legion of
Honour, a Comm. of the Belgian Order of the Crown
and Patron of 1 living ; commanded a Brigade, with
the temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen., 1917-18 ; appointed
Brigadier-Gen., Gen. Staff, I'm.— Pitchford Hall,
Shrewsbury ; Turf Club, w. ; Guards,' and Brooks's
Clubs, s.w. ; Primrose House, Clarence Lane, Boe-
hampton, s.w.

GRANT, George, Esq., of Invererne, Elginshire.
Second son of Lieut.-Col. Peter Grant-Peterkin, of
Invererne, who d. 1878, by Mary Anne, dau. of the
late James Peterkin, Esq., of Grange, Elginshire; 6.
1839. Educated at Emmanuel Coll., Cambridge ; is
a Magistrate for Elginshire ; was formerly Lieut. 45th
Regt. (Sherwood Foresters) ; dropped the surname of
Peterkin under his father's will. — Invererne House,
Forres, N.B.; Junior United Service Club, s.w.

GRANT, George Bertram MACPHERSON.,
Esq., F.R.G.S., of Craigo House, For-
farshire.
Second son of Sir George Macpherson-Grant, 3rd Bart.,
M.P., whorf. 1907, by Frances Elizabeth, who d. 191B,
younger dau. of the late Rev. Roger Pocklington, M.A.,
Vicar of Walesby, Nottinghamshire; J. 1868; ?n. 1904
Dorothy Eleanor Kellio, eldest dau. of James Dalgleish
Kellie MacCallum, Esq., of Quinton Rising, Northamp-
tonshire, and has, with other issue, a son, * Ewan George,
b. 1907. Mr. Macpherson-Grant, who was educated
at Eton, is a J.P. and D.L. for Forfarshire, a D.L.
for Inverness-shire, a Member of .the R. Co. of
Archers (King's Body Guard for Scotland), and Capt.
ret., late T.F. Reserve. — Craigo House, Montrose,
Forfarshire ; Bath Club, w.

GRANT, Ian Robert James Murray, Esq., of
Glenmoriston, Inverness-shire.
Eldest son of Capt. John Grant, who d. 1867 (by
his 2nd wife Anne, dau. of the late Robert Chadwick,
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Keq., of High Bauk, Prestwich, Lancashire), and
grandson of the late James Murray Grant, Esq., of
Glenmoriston ; b. 1860; s. his grandfather 1868; vi.
1st 1887 Ada Ethel Sophie (^div. 1894, m. 2ndly 1894 ,
Francis George, Znd Earl of Northbrook, and d. 1894),
youngest dau. of the late Col. CuLhbert Davidson, C.B. ;
2ndly 1897 Gabrielle de Challe, youngest dau. of G. de
Challe Long, Esq., of Philadelphia, U.S.A. Mr. Grant is {
a J.P. for Inverness-shire and Capt. 3rd Batt. Cameron
Highlanders ; late Lieut. Cameron Highlanders. — Glen-
moriston, near Inverness ; Moy House, near Forres, N.B.

GRANT, James, Esq., of Glen Grant, Elginshire.
Son of James Grant, Esq., J.P., of Glen Grant, Provost
of Elgin, who d. 1872, by Julia Matilda, dau. of the
late Charles Grant, Esq. ; b. 1847 ; m. 1st 1869 Robina
Rose, who d. 1888, dau. of James Mellis, Esq. ; 2ndly
1889 Fanny {div. 1908), only dau. of the late Rev. John j
Smith ; Srdly 1908 Mary Isabella, dau. of the late John
Sinclair, Esq., of Broomhill, Inverness-shire, and has,
with other issue, a son, * Ian Allistair, b. 1873. Mr.
Grant is a J.P. and C.S. for Elginshire, and was for-
merly Major 3rd Vol. Batt. Seaforth Highlanders. —
Glen Grant, near Rothes, N.B. ; Caledonian, and R, '
Clubs, s.w. ; R. Northern Club, Aberdeen.



+ GRANT, James Augustus, Esq.,of Houseliill,
Nairnshire.
Son of Col. James Augustus Grant, C.B., C.S.L, LL.D.,
J.P. and D.L., late Bengal S.C, of Househill, who d.
1892, by Margaret, who d. 1918, dau. of the late An-
drew Laurie, Esq.; b. 1867 ; »«. 1896 Nina Frances,
elder dau. of the late Arthur Challis Kennard, Esq.
Mr. Grant, who was educated at Edinburgh aud at
Ch. Ch., Oxford, is a D.L. for Nairnshire and a J.P.
for Cumberland; sat as M.P. for the W. Div. of
Cumberland Jan. 1910-1918 and has sat for the
Whitehaven Div. since 1918. — Househill, Nairn;
Rothersyke, Egremont, Cumberland; Carlton, and
Boodle's Clubs, s.w.

GRANT, James William Hamilton, Esq., of
Elchies, Elginshire.
Eldest son of Henry Alexander Grant, Esq., of
Elchies, who d. 1886, by Mary Jane (who m. 2udly
1893 Henry Skerrett Rogers, Esq., of Dalkey, co.
Dublin), eldest dau. of William P. Jackson, Esq.,
Resident Magistrate at Natal ; b. 1876 ; m. 1897 Mary!
eldest dau. of the late Right Hon. Sir Archibald Leviii
Smith, Master of the Rolls, and has a son, * Archibald !
William Henry, Lieut. Grenadier Guards; educated!
at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; b. 1899. Mr. Grant, I
who was educated at Harrow and at Trinity Hall,'
Cambridge, is a J.P. and D.L. for Elginshire," and a !
J.P. for BauiFshire. — Wester Elchies, Aberlour, N.B.;\
Carron, Elginshire, N.B.

-f GRANT, Capt. John Brabazon, of Rath-!
conrath House, co. Westmeath. j

Son of Major John Charles Grant, J.P., formerly Capt.
2nd Queen's Royals, of Rathconrath House, who d. '
1906, by Augusta, dau. of C. Fosbery, Esq. ;'6. 1882. |
Capt. Grant, who was formerly Lieut. 6th Batt. Rifle
Brigade, is Capt. 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays),
Special Reserve, and was temp. Capt. 2nd Reserve Regt!
of Cav. 1915-16. — Ratliconrath House, MuUingar.

GRANT, John Petee, Esq., of Rothiemurchus,
Inverness-shire. '

Eldest son of John Peter Grant, Esq., of Rothiemur-
chus, J.P. and D.L., who d. 1893, by Marion,
who d. 1918, dau. of the late Richard Rowe'
Esq.; b. 1860; m. 1st 1882 Edith Mary, dau'
of the late Lieut.-Col. David Edward Macpherson



of Balavil, Inverness-shire; 2ndly 1899 Lady Mary
Augusta Pierrepont, who d. 1917, younger dau. of
Sydney AVilliam Herbert, 3rd Earl Manvers, and has,
with other issue, a son,* John Peter, M.C., Major Lovat's
Scouts Yeo., T.D. ; admitted a Member of the Scottish
Faculty of Advocates 1912 ; educated at Winchester, at
Magdalen Coll., Oxford (B.A. and M.A. 1911), and at
Edinburgh Univ. (LL.B. 1912); b. 1886 ; m. 1913 Ger-
trude Margaret, 4th dau. of the Rev. William Henry
Augustus Truell, of Clonmannon, co. Wicklow, and
has a son, * John Peter, b. 1915. Mr. Grant, who
was educated at Marlborough, at Trinity Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1881, M.A. 1907), and at Edinburgh
Univ. (LL.B. 1883); called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1883, aud admitted a Member of the Scottish
Faculty of Advocates 1883, is a J.P. and D.L. for and
Sheriff-Substitute of Inverness-shire, a D.L. for' Banff-
shire and temp. Lieut. Ist Batt. Northern Counties
Highland Vol. Regt.; formerly Major 1st Vol. Batt.
Q. 0. Cameron Highlanders. — The Bowie of Rothie-
murchus, near Aviemore, Inverness-shire; Broolcs's
aub, S.W. ; New Club, Edintiirgh ; Highland Club,
Inverness.

GRANT, Maurice Cecil FORSYTH-, Esq.,
M.C., of Ecclesgreig, Kincardineshire.

Second son of Capt. Frederick Grant Forsyth-Grant,
J.P. and D.L., late 3rd Hussars, of Ecclesgreig, wlio
d. 1912, by Margaret Catherine, who d. 1892, eldest
dau. of the late Col. William Adam Orr, C.B., R.A.,
of Bridgeton, Kincardineshire ; 6.1875; m. 1913 Evelyn
Jane Sibbald, youngest dau. of Sir Francis David
Sibbald Scott, 4th Bart., of Dunninald, Forfarshire,
and has, with other issue, a son, * Maurice Ivor, b.
1917. Mr. Forsyth-Grant, who was educated at
Wellington Coll., is a J.P. for Kincardineshire and
temp. Capt. Seaforth Highlanders. — Ecclesqreia, Mont-
rose, N.B.

GRANT, Miss, of Barholm, Kirkcudbright.

McCulloch, only surviving child of George Grant, Esq.,
of Barholm, Capt. Indian Navy, who d. 1 874, by Isabella
Agnew, eldest dau. of the late John McCulloch, Esq.,
of Barholm, and of Agnes, elder dau. of the late Robert
Hathorn Stewart, Esq., of Physgill, Wigtownshire. —
Barholm, Oreetotvn, N.B.

GRANT, Mrs. of Druminnor, Aberdeenshire.
Charlotte Elizabeth Henrietta, only surviving child and
heiress of Robert Grant, Esq., of Druminnor, who d.
1894, by Elizabeth, who d. 1890, eldest dau. of Sir
John Forbes, 7th Bart., of Cragievar, Aberdeenshire,
and sister of William, 17th Lord Sempill ; m. 1886
Philip Alexander Holland, Esq. (eldest son of the late
Philip Holland, Esq., of Swanscoe Park, Cheshire),
who assumed the surname of Grant 1894, and who d.
1914, leaving, with other issue, a son, * Alexander
Philip FuUerton, late Lieut. 3rd Batt. Gordon High-
landers; educated at Eton and at Trinity Hall,
Cambridge ; b. 18S7 .—Bruminnor, Rhynie, Aberdeen-
shire ; Craighall, Kinnethmont, Aberdeenshire ; Ladies'
Park Club, s.w.

GRANT, Mrs., of Lichborough Hall, North,
amptonshire.

Edith Helen, youngest dau. of the Rev. Campbell
Bassett Ai'thiu- Grey Hulton, Rector of Emberton,
Buckinghamshire, who d. 1878, by Sarah Stokes,
who d. 1876, dau. of the late Samuel Fletcher, Esq.,
of Manchester; m. 1889 Edward Grant, Esq., of
Lichborough Hall, a J.P. and D.L. for Northampton,
shire (High Sheriff 1893), who d. 1910, leaving, with
2 other dans., * Edith Muriel, Lady of the Manor
and Patron of Maidford. — Lichborough Hall, Weedon,
Northamptonshire,



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GRANT, Mrs., of Staffa House, I. of Wight.

Mabel, elder dau. of Lieut.-Gen. Charles Baring, of
Nubia House, Isle of Wight, who d. 1890, by Helen,
who d. 1914, youngest dau. of the Eight Hon. Sir
James Eobert George Graham, 3rd Bart., of Netherby,
Cumberland ; m. 1884 as 2nd wife Richard Tassell
Anthony Grant, Esq., of Staffa House, a J.P. for
Hampshire, who (/. 1902, leaving, with other issue, a
son, * Stephen, b. 1S85.— Staffa House, West Cowes.

GRANT, Robert Wilfrid Eaton, Esq., of
Kincortli, Elginshire.
S>. n of Robert Grant, Esq., D.L., of Kiucorth, who rf. 1878,
I V Edith, 2nd dau. of the late Rev. Tliomas Eaton ; b.
1S02 ; m. 1897 Agnes Jane, youngest dau. of the late
James Watson, Esq., of Inchyra, Perth. Mr. Grant,
who was formerly Lieut. Q.O. Cameron Highlanders,
is temp. Capt. Ist Batt. Northern Counties Highland
Vol. Regt. — Kincorth, near Forres, N.B. ; Junior
Carlton Club, s.w.

GRANT, Thomas St. John, Esq., of Kilmurry,
CO. Cork.
Elder eon of Thomas St. John Grant, Esq., J.P.. of
Kilmurry, who d. 1899, by Margaret Anna, 2nd dau.
of the late Edward Keily Carey, Esq., of Careysville,
CO. Cork; b. 1874; m. 1905 Katheriue Sophia, 2nd
dau. of Col. William Cooke-Collis, C.M.G., of Castle-
Cooke, CO. Cork. Mr. Grant is a Resident Magistrate
in the Orange River Colony. — Kibimrry, Kilworth, co.
Cork.

GRANT, William Jambs, Esq., of Beldorney
Castle, Aberdeenshire.
Only son of William James Grant, Esq., of Beldorney
Castle, who d. 1871, by Isa Jane, who d. 1910, dau. of
the late Alexander Carny, Esq., of Macduff, Banff-
shire; b. 1863. Mr. Grant, who was educated at
Llantrissant House, Clifton, and was formerly Capt.
3rd Batt. Gordon Highlanders and 3rd Batt. Queen's
R. W. Surrey Regt., is a J.P. and D.L. for Banffshire,
and 4th Laird of Beldorney Castle. — Beldornty Castle,
near Huntly, Aberdeenshire ; Scottish Conservative
Club, Edinburgh.

GRANT, William John Alexander, Esq., of
Hillersdon House, Devon.
Son of William Charles Grant, Esq., J.P., of HiUersdon
House, who d. 1877, by Maria, who d. 1891, eldest
dau. of the late AVilliam Henry May, Esq.; 6. 1851 ; m.
1895 Enid Maude, whom he div. 1901, youngest dau.
of the late Hon. William Forster, Agent-Gen. for
N.S.W. Mr. Grant, who was educated at Harrow and
at Merton Coll., Oxford, is a J.P. for Devon and
Lord of the Manor of Cullomptou. — Hillersdon House,
Cullompton ; Oxford and Cambridge Club, s.w.

GRANT. See Menzies ; Mounsey Grant; Seafield ;
and Strathspey.

GRANT-BURLS. See Burls.

GRANT DUFF, Sir Evelyn Mountstuaet,
K.C.M.G.— Cr. 1916.

Second son of the Right Hon. Sir Mountstuart Elphin-
stone Grant Duff, G.C.S.L, CLE., F.R.S., J.P. and
D.L., of Eden, Banffshire, who d. 1906, by Anna Julia,
C.I., who d. 1915, only child of the late Edward
Webster, Esq., of Sturston, Derbyshire, and of North
Lodge, Ealing ; b. 1863; m. 1900 Edith Florence.C.B.E.,
a Lady of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem,
eldest dau. of Sir George Francis Bonham, 2nd Bart.
Sir Evelyn Grant Duff, who entered the Diplomatic



Service 1888, is a J.P. for'Suffolk; was Secretary of
Legation at Teheran 1903-6; Councillor of Embassy
at Madrid 1906-10 ; appointed Minister Resident at
Caracas 1910 (but did not proceed) ; Consul-Gen. for
Hungary 1911-13 and Envoy Extraordinary and
Minister Plenipotentiary to Switzerland 1913-16. —
Earl Soha7n Grange, Framlingham, Suffolk ; Travellers'
Club, s.w.

GRANT -MEEK, Mrs., of Hillworth House,
AViltshire.
Mary Edith, dau. of the late Rev. Townley Ward
Dowding, Rector of St Peter's, Marlborough ; m. 1875
Alexander Grant-Meek, Esq., of Hillworth House, a
J.P. for Wiltshire, who was formerly a Solicitor and
Lieut. R. Wiltshire Yeo. Cav., andwhorf. 1917,l6aving,
with other issue, an only son, * Ernli, Lord of the
Manor of Manningford Bruce ; educated at Harrow ;
b. l»90.— Hillworth House, Deviees, Wiltshire.

GRANT-PETERKIN, Lieut-Col. MoNTAon
James, O.B.E., of Grange and Greshop,

Elginshire.
Eldest son of James Grant-Peterkin, Esq., of Grange
and Greshop, who d. 1900, by Kate Annie, 2nd dau.
of the late Henry William White, Esq., of Monar,
Ross-shire, and of Lentran, Inverness-shire; b. J871 ;
OT. 1902 Elizabeth Margaret, younger dau. of the late
Hon. Edward Charles Buller-Elphinstone, and has, with
other issue, a son, * James Alexander, 6. 1909. Lieut.-
Col. Grant-Peterkin, who was educated at Charterhouse,
is a J.P. and D.L. for Elginshire, and Lieut.-Col. ret.,
late Capt. and Hon. Major 3rd Batt. Q. 0. Cameron
Highlanders, and temp. Lieut.-Col. Comm. a Labour
Han. — Grange Hall, Forres, Elginshire ; Junior Carlton
Club, s.w. ; New Club, Edinburgh.

GRANT-SUTTIE, Sir George, Bart., of
Preston Grange, and Balgone, Hadding-
tonshire.— Cr. 1702.
Only surviving son of Sir James Grant-Suttie, 6th
Bart., of Preston Grange, by Lady Susan Harriet, who
d. 1909, elder dau. of James Henry Robert, 6th Duke
of Roxbui-ghe; b. 1870; s. 1878. Educated at Eton
and at New Coll., Oxford. — Preston Grange, Preston-
pans, N.B.

Heir Pres. , his cousin George Douald, Major The Black Watch
(R. HiRhlanders) and Machine Gun Corps (only son of
Capt. Francis Grant-Suttie, R.N., who d. I""' • -"■•



GRANT-THOROLD, Harry, Esq., of Ooa-
grove Hall, Northamptonshire.
Second son of Alexander William Thorold Grant*
Thorold, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Cosgrove Hall, and of
Weelsby House, Lincolnshire, who d. 1908, by Anna
Hamilton, -wliod. 1899, 3rd dau. of the late Adra. Sir
James Stirling; b. 1870; m. 1911 Faith Monica,
youngest dau. of Brigadier-Gen. Arthur Broadwood,
C.V.O., late Scots Guards, and has, with other issue,
a son, * Richard Martin Harry Mansel, b. 1915. Mr.
Grant-Thorold, who was educated at Eton and at
C.C.C, Oxford, is a Magistrate for Northamptonshire
and for Buckinghamshire, an Hon. Capt. in the Army,
Major 3rd Batt. Northamptonshire Regt., and Lord
of the Manor of Cosgrove. — Cosgrove Hall, Stony
Stratford ; Bachelors' Club. w.

GRANTHAM, Lady, of Barcombe Place,

Sussex.
Emma, elder dau. of the late Richard Wilson, Esq.,
of Molesworth House, Brighton; m. 1865 the Hon.
Sir William Grantham, D.C.L., of Barcombe Place,
J P for Sussex, and Chairman of E. Sussex Quarter
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Sessions, who was M.P. for E. Surrey 1874-85, and for
Croydon 1885-6, and a Judge of the High Court of
Justice (King's Bench Div.) 1886-1911, and who was
er. Knt. 1886 and d. 1911, leaving, with other issue, a
son, * William Wilson (who7n see). — Barcomhe Place,
near Lewes.



GEANTHAM, William Wilson, Esq., of
Balneath Manor, Sussex.
Elder son of the Hon. Sir William Grantham, M.P.,
J.P., of Barcombe Place, Sussex, a Judge of the High
Court of Justice (King's Bench Div.), who d. 1911, by
Emma, elder dau. of the late Richard Wilson, Esq., of
Molesworth House, Brighton ; h. 1866; m. 1897 Sybil,
only dau. of Sir Thomas Andros de la Rue, 1st Bart.,
and has, with other issue, a son, * William Ivor, Lieut.
5th Batt. R. Sussex Regt.; b. 1898. Mr. Grantham,
who was educated at Harrow and at Trinity Coll. , Cam-
bridge (B.A. 1889, M.A. 1895), and called to the Bar at
the Inner Temple 1890, was Depftt Adjutant City Imp.
Vols. 1900, and is an Hon. Capt. in the Army,
Major 6th (Cyclist) Batt. R. Sussex Eegt. (Depot Com-
mandant 1914), previously (1888-1913) Capt. and Hon.
Major The Inns of Court Officers' Training Corps,
Territorial Force, V.D., and Lord of the Manors of
Camois Court and Balneath, and has been Recorder
of Deal since 1905 and a Member of the London C.C.
since liVi. — Balneath Manor, Lewes; Carlton,
Ranelagh, and B. Automohile Cliths, s.w. ; 59, Cadogan
Square, s.w. ; 6, Crown Offioe Row, Temple, B.C.

GRANTLEY, Lord (John Richaed Brinsley

Norton).— Cr. 1782.
Only son of Thomas Brinsley, 4th Lord, by Maria
Chiara Elisa, who d. 1892, dau. of the late Signer
Federigo, of Capri; b. 1855; «. 1877; m. 1st 1""
Katharine Buckner, who d. 1897, dau. of the late
William Henry McVickar, Esq., of New York ; 2ndly
1899 Alice, dau. of the 7th Viscount Ranelagh {ext.).
Lord Grantley, who was educated at Harrow, and was
formerly Capt. Middlesex Yeo. Cav., is a J.P. and D.L
for the W. Riding of Yorkshire.— i?ed Rice, near
Andover, Hampshire; Oakley Hall, Cirencester ; Marken-
field Hall, Ripon ; Carlton, and White's Clubn, s.w.

Heir, his son Richard Henry Brinsley, Oapt. Scots Guards,
Special Reserve ; b. 1892 ; m. 1919 Jean Mary, elder dau.
of Brigadier-Gen. Sir David Alexander Kinloch, 11th
Bart., G.B., M.V.O., of Gihn


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