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L. for Hereford-
shire (High Sheriff 1889), who d. 1903, leaving, with
othet issue, a son, * Lionel Havercroft, Capt. 3rd
Batt. S. Wales Borderers ; educated at New Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1906) ; h. 1883 ; ?«. 1913 Pliyllis Chalmers,
eldest dau. of the late Dr. Adam Jameson, Com-
missioner of Lands in W. Australia and in The
Transvaal, and has a son, * Raymond Havercroft, b,
1914.— r/i« Whittern, Lyonshall, near Kington; 12,
Lansdown Crescent, Bath.

GREEN, Thomas Sollivan, Esq., of Air Hill,
CO. Cork.

Eldest son of James Sullivan Green, Esq., Q.C.of Air
Hill, who d. 1900, by Anne, who d. 1883, only dau. of
the late James F. Comerford, Esq., of Kinsale ; b.
1860. Mr. Green, who was educated at Trinity Coll.,
Dublin (B.A. 1883), is a Magistrate for co. Cork, and
an Assistant Land Commissioner. — Air Hill, near
Glamvorth, co. Cork.

GREEN, of Wilby, and Athelington Hall,
Georgiana Justina, and Lilias {whom see under
Burton), daus. and co-heiresses of Thomas Green,
Esq., of Wilby and Athelington Hall, Lieut. 9Ist
Highlanders, who d. 1862, by Justina Charlotte
(whod. 1904, having M. 2ndly 1875, as his 1st wife,
Charles Arthur Head, Esq., of Hartbiirn Hall, co.
Durham), eldest dau. of the late Peter Bartholomew
Long, Esq., of Northgate, Ipswich. (1) Georgiana
Justina m. Ist 1882 Giles Vandeleur Creagh, Esq.,
formerly Lieut. R. Buckinghamshire Militia, who d.
1 898, leaving a son, * Giles Desmond Vandeleur,
temp. Lieut. R. Naval Vol. Reserve ; b. 1885 ;
2ndly 1908 George Wilmot Lindsay, Esq., who d.
1914.— Residence : Heath Cottage, F/aciwell Heath,

inghamshire. (2) Lilias -i
ham Vandeleur Burton, Esq., oi
CO. Clare, late Lieut. G8th Regt.,
CO. Clare (High Sheriff 1886),
Carrigaholt Castle, co. Clare ;
Sloane Square, s.w.

William Conyng-
Carrigaholt Castle,
a J.P. and D.L. for
who d.s.p. 1919.—
12, Walpole Street,

GREEN-EMMOTT, Walter Egeeton John,
Esq., of Emmott Hall, Lancashire ; and of
Rawdoii, Yorkshire. j

Only surviving son of George Emmott Green-Emmott, :
Esq., J.P., of Emmott Hall, who d. 1876, by Louisa
Mary Sheridan, who d. 1908, 2nd dau. of the late Major
John Macpherson, of Pitmain, N.B. ; b. 1865; m. 1893 |
Kathleen Louise, eldest dau. of the late Hon. Henry
Prendergast Vereker, LL.D., and has, with other issue,
a son, * George Vereker, Lieut. 2nd Dragoon Guards
(Queen's Bays); educated at theR.Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ; |
b. 1898. Mr. Green-Emmott, who s. to the Rawdon ;
estate on the death of his cousin, Edward Montague j
Boss Green Emmott-Rawdon, Esq., 1896, and was i
formerly Capt. 3rd Batt. E. Lancashire Begt.,is a J.P.

for Lancashire and Patron of 1 living. — Emmott Hall,
Colne, Lancashire; The Old Hall, Eawdon, Leeds;
Junior Constitutional Club, w.

GREEN-PRICE, Sir Robert Henry, Barfc.—
Cr. 1874.
Third and eldest surviving son of Sir Richard Dansey
Price, 2nd Bart., by Clara Anne, who (i. 1917, only dau.
of the late Rev. Thomas Powell, Rector of Dor'stone,
Herefordshire; b. 1872 ; s. 1909; m. 1906 Clara Lucille,
eldest dau. of Frederick Gaul Potter, Esq., of New York,
U.S.A. Sir Robert Green-Price, who was educated at
Shrewsbury, is a Magistrate for Radnorshire (was on the
roll for High Sheriff for 1918) and Lieut. Montgomery-
shire Yeo. ; was a D.A.Q.MG. and Assistant Com-
mandant Prisoners of War Camp, with the temp, rank
of Major, 1918-19. — Residence; Monaughty, Eadnor-

Heir Pres., his brother Geoflrey Cecil, Capt, Natal Militia,
anrt an Hon. Lieut, in the Army ; late Lieut. Reserve of
Offloere and 34th Batt. Imp. Yeo. in S. Africa ; educated
at Shrewsbury and at Durham Univ. ; 6. 1877 ; m. 1914
Alice Bertha, dau. of the late John Cox, Esq., of Shrews -

GREEN-THOMPSON. See Thompson, of Bride-

GREENALL, Sir Gilbert, Bart., C.V.O., of

Walton Hall, Cheshire ; and of Mount

Coote, CO. Limerick. — Cr. 1876.

Only son of Sir Gilbert Greenall, 1st Bart., by his 2nd

wife Susannah, who d. 1896, eldest dau. of the late

John Louis Rupp, Esq.; b. 1867; s. 1894; m. 1900

Frances Eliza, only dau. of the late Capt. Edward

Wynne Griffith, of Plas Newydd, Denbighshire. Sir

Gilbert Greenall, who was educated at Eton, is a D.L.

for Cheshire (High Sheriff 1907), and Patron of 5

livings; late Lieut. Cheshire Yeo. Cav.— Walton Hall,

Warrington ; Mount Coote, near KUmallock, co. Lime-

rieJc ; Carlton, Boodle's, Windham, S. Automobile, and

St. Stephen's Clubs, s.w.

Heir, his eon Gilbert, b. 19U1.

GREENE, the Right Hon. Sir (William)
CoNYNGHAM, G.C.M.G.,K.C.B — Cr. K.C.B.
1900, G.C.M.G. 1914.

Eldest son of Richard Jonas Greene, Esq., of 49,
Stephen's Green, Dublin, who d. 1903, by the Hon.
Louisa Lilias, who d. 1891, 4th dau. of John, 3rd Lord
Plunket ; b. 1854 ; m. 1884 Lady Lily Frances Stopford,
youngest dau. of James George Henry, 5th Earl of
Courtown. Sir Conyngham Greene, who was educated
at Harrow and at Pembroke Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1877,
M.A. 1880, Hon. Fellow 1917), was Secretary of
Legation at Teheran 1 893-6, H.M.'s Agent and Charge
d' Affaires in the S. African Republic 1896-9 ; Envoy
Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary at Berne
1901-5, at Bucharest 1905-10 and at Copenhagen
1910-12, and Ambassador Extraordinary and Pleni-
potentiary atTokio 1912-19.— S/. James's Club, w. ;
Travellers' Club, s.w.

GREENE, Sir (Edward) Walter, Bart., of
Nether Hall, and Westgate House, Suf-
folk.— Cr. 1900.
Only son of Edward Greene, Esq., M.P., of Nether
Hall, who d. 1891, by his 1st wife Emily, who d. 1848,
dau. of the late Rev. Henry Yates Smythies ; 6. 1842 ;
m. 1864 Anne Elizabeth, who d 1912, 3rd dau. of the
late Rev. Charles Smith Royds, Rector of Haughton,
Staffordshire, and Prebendary of Lichfield. Sir Walter
Greene, who was educated at Rugby, is a J.P. and
D.L. for Suffolk (High Sheriff 1897) and for Worcester-
shire, Patron of 1 living, Hon. Col. 3rd Batt. Suffolk




Regt., and Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col. late Suffolk
Ilassars Yeo. Cav. ; was M.P. for Bury St. Edmunds
niUO-6. — Nether Hall, Bury St. Edmunds; Wcstgate
House, Bury St. Edmunds ; Carlton Club, s.w. ;
Camlri/ Club, w. ; if. Yacht Squadron, Cowes.

Heir, his son Walter Raymond, D.S.O., a Magistrate for
Suffolk, an Hon. Lieut, in the Army, Licat.-Ool. ret., late
Comm. Loy,-il Suffolk Hussars Yeo.,T.D., and Lieut.-Ool.
T.F. Reserve, previously temp. Lieut.-Ool, 3rd Co. of
London (Sharpshooters) Yeo, ; was a Member of the
London CO. 1907.10,andM.P. for Cambridgeshire (Chester-
ton Div.) 1895-1906, and h4s been for the N. Div. of
Hackney since Jan. 1910 ; educated at Eton and at Oriel
Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1890) ; b. 1869.

GREENE, Sir (William) Graham, K.C.B.—
Cr. 1911.

Eldest son of William Greene, Esq., of East Lodge,
Bedford, who d. 1881, by Charlotte, who d. 1904,
only dan. of the late William Smith, Esq., of Wrawby,
Lincolnshire; h. 18fl7. Sir Graham Greene, who
was educated at Cheltenham Coll., and entered the
Admiralty 1881, was Private Secretary to successive
First Lords of the Admiralty 1887-1902, Principal
Clerk in the Secretary's Department 1902-7, Assistant
Secretary of the Admiralty 1907-11, and Permanent
Secretary 1911-17 ; appointed Secretary to the Minis-
try of Munitions 1917 ; is a J. P. forco. London and a
Comm. of the Legion of Honour and of the Belgian
Order of Leopold ; has the Japanese Order of the
Eising Sun, 1st Glass. —Travellers' Club, s.w.; St.
James's Club, w. ; 11, Park Lane, w.

h GREENE, La(3y.

Charlotte, dan. of the late Edward Henry Courtenay,
Esq.; m. 1867, as 2nd wife. Sir John Ball Greene, C.B.,
formerly a Commissioner of Valuation in Ireland, who
was cr. Kut. 1885, and d. 1896. — Corrella, Greystones,
CO. Wicklow.

GREENE, Francis William, Esq., of Kilrana.
lagb, CO. Wicklow.

Eldest son of the Rev. Thomas Francis Greene, of
Kilranalagh, who d. 1865, by Elizabeth, dau. of the
late William Heighington, Esq., of Donard, co. Wick-
low ; *. 1843 ; ni. 1876 Isabella Cornelia, dau. of the
late Edward Cavanagh Murphy, Esq. Educated at
Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 1864), is a Magistrate for
CO. Wicklow. — Kilranalagh, Baltinglass.

GREENE, tlie Misses DAWSON-, of Slyne,
and Whittington Hall, Lancasliire.
Mary Sybil Grace and Violet Margaret, daus. of Henry
Dawson-Greene, Esq., J.P., of Slyne, and Whittington
Hall, who d. 1912, by Violet Frances Henrietta (who
m. 2ndly 1914 Col. and temp. Brigadier-Gen. Cecil
Stanley Owen Monck, late Coldstream Guards), 2nd
dau. of John Henry Francis Ley, Esq., of Trehill,
Devonshire. The Misses Dawson-Greene s. their
brother Charles John Dawson-Greene, Esq., Lieut.
Grenadier Guards, Special Eeserve, who d. of wounds
received in action, l%\?,.— Whittivgton Hall, Kirkby
Lonsdale ; 109, Eaton Square, s.w.

GBEENB, Thomas Westland, Esq., of Mill-
brook, and Hallahoise, co. Kildare.

Eldest son of Thomas Greene, Esq., LL.D., J. P. (High
Sheriff of co. Kildare 1895), of Millbrook and Halla-
hoise, who d. 1901, by bis 1st wife Editha, who d.
1876, dau. of the late John Bonfield Francis, Esq., M.D. ;
b. 1870; m. 1917 Julia Maud, 2nd dau. of the late
Thomas Day, Esq., of Manchester. — Millbrook, Mage-
ney, co. Kildare.

GREENHILL, Sir (Alfred) George, Knt.,
F.R.S.-Cr. 1908.

Third son of Thomas Greenhill, Esq., C.E., of London,
who d. 1884 ; b. 1847. Sir George Greenhill, who was
educated at Christ's Hospital and at St. John's Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1870, M.A. 1873), was formerly
Professor of Mathematics in the Art. Coll. at
Woolwich.— &;i;i;« Club, w. ; 1 , Staple Inn, w.c.

; GREENHILL, Benjamin Percy William, Esq.,

1 of Knowle Hall, Somerset.

t Elder son of Benjamin Pelham Knowle Greenhill,

j Esq., of Knowle Hall, Lieut. R. Naval Vol. Eeserve,

j who (^. (drowned on active service) 1916, by Violet, dau.

of W. Archer AVood, Esq; 4. 1914.— Eesidence : 51,

Highdown Road, Hove, Sussex.

GREENHILL, Christophk Willum Moore,
Esq., of Puritou Manor, Somerset.
Third son of Benjamin Cuff Greenhill, Esq., of
Knowle Hall, Somerset, and of Puritou Manor, who d.
1881, by his 2nd wife Pelagie, who d. 1900, dau. of the
late Count de Breuille ; h. 1857 ; m. 1878 Amy, youngest
dau. of the late John Rees-Mogg, Esq., of High Little-
ton, Somerset, and has, with another son, * Christophe
Benjamin, Capt. W. Somerset Yeo. ; educated at Eton"
and at B.N.C., Oxford (B.A. and M.A. 1904) ; b. 1881.
Mr. Greenhill is a J.P. and C.C. for Somerset and Lord
of the Manor of Puritou. — Puritan Manor, Bridgwater ;
Conservative Club, s.w.


Charles, of Finavon, Forfarshire ; and of

Glenforsa, Argyllshire.
Son of David Greenhill Gardyne, Esq., H.E.LC.S., of
Glenforsa (who assumed the additional surname of
Gardyne 1864, under the will of Thomas Gardyne,
Esq., of that ilk, on «. as heir of entail to the estates of
Finavon and Noranside, and d. 1867), by Mary, dau.
of the late Charles Wallace, Esq., R.N. , of Woodside ;
b. 1831 ; m. 1858 the Hon. Amelia Anne, who d. 1912,
eldest dau. of William Henry, 7th Viscount Strathallan,
and has, with other issue, a son, * Alan David, Lieut.-
Col. Gordon Highlanders; h. 1868; m. 1914 Rachel,
youngest dau. of Charles Lethbridge, Esq., formerly of
Sherfield Manor, Hampshire, and has, with other issue,
a son, *David, b. 1918. Lieut.-Col. Greenhill Gardyne
is a J.P. and D.L. for cos. Argyll and Forfar, and
Lieut.-Col. ret., late Coldstream Guards. — Finavon,
Forfar; Glenforsa,Aros,Obau ; United Service Club.s.sf.

GREENLY, Edward Howorth, Esq., of Titley
Court, Herefordshire.
Only son of Charles Williams Allen (afterwards
Greenly), Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Titley Court, who
d. 1878, by Frances, dau. of the late Richard Eosser,
Esq. ; b. 1837 ; ?«. 1869 Sarah Caroline, who d. 1892,
2nd dau. of Lieut.-Gen. Bowes Forster, and has, with
other issue, a son, » Walter Howorth, C.B., C.M.G.,
D.S.O. , a J.P. for Herefordshire and a Major-Gen.,
late Col. Comm. 19th Hussars, previously Major 12th
Lancers, of which he is Col. ; commanded a Brigade
1915 and was Brigadier-Gen. on the Gen. Staff, with the
temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen., 1915-16; appointed to
command 2nd Cav. Div. 1917 ; has the Eussian Order
of St. Anne, 2nd Class, with Swords ; educated at Eton
and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; b. 1875. Mr.
Greenly, who was educated at Harrow and at Balliol
Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1860, M.A. 1863), and called to
the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1862, is a J.P. and D.L. for
Herefordshire (High Sheriff 1881), a J.P. for Brecon-
shire, and Lord of the Manor of Titley. — Titley
Court, Titley R.S.O., Herefordshire; New University
Club, 8,-w.





+ GREENWAT, Sir Charles, Bart.— Cr. 1919.

£. 18 — . Sir Charles Greenway is Chairman and j
Managing Director of the Anglo-Persian Oil Co. —
13, Wilton Crescent, s.w. I

GREBNWAT, James Luther, Esq., of Green- 1
way Manor, Radnorshire. |

Son of William Partridge Greenway, Esq., of Moseley I
Court, StaflFordshire, who d. 1900, by Marienne, who d.
1894, only dau.of the lata Richard Evans, Esq., Colliery 1
Proprietor, of Brierley, Sedgley ; b. 1862. Mr. Green- j
way, who was educated at Malvern, is a J.P. for
Staft'ordshire, and was High Sheriff of Eadnorshire |
1911 and 1916. — Greenway Manor, Penybont S.0.,\
Eadvorshire ; Greenway Hall,Bagnall,N. Staffordshire ; j
New Oxford and Cambridge Club, s.w. ; Phyllis Court
Club, Henley-on-Thames. I

GREENWELL, Sir Walpole Lloyd, Bart., of

Greenwell, co. Darham ; and of Harden '

Park, Surrey.— Cr. 1906. i

Second son of Walpole E)Te Greenwell, Esq., who d. I
1897, by Eliza Theophila, only surviving dau. and!
heiress of the late John Morris, Esq., of Hastings,

orrh;TiL'.^,E:q.!'o^f'RaCi:W^^^^^^^^^^ StANIEOKTH,

Board of Trade, 1919 ; sat as M.P. for York 1906-Jan.
1919 and has sat for Sunderland since Dec. 1910; is
Capt. Reserve of Officers and an Hon. Lieut.-Col. in
the Army; was temp. Lieut.-Col. Comm. 10th (Service)
Batt. (1st Gwent) S. Wales Borderers 1915-16, a
D.A.A.G. 1916 and previously Capt. King Edward's
Horse (The King's Oversea Dominions Eegt. ). — Eeform,
West Indian, and British Empire Clubs, s.w. ; 58,
Onslow Gardens, s.w.; 4, Crown Office Row, Temple, K.c.
Heir, his son David Henry Hamar, 6. 1914.

GREENWOOD, Sir (Granville) George, Knt.
— Cr. 1916.

Second son of John Greenwood, Esq., Q.C., of Broad-
hanger, Hampshire, who d. 1871, by Fanny Harriet
Welch, who d. 1899, dau. of the late William Collyns,
Esq., of Starcross, Devonshire; b. 1850; m. 1878 Lau-
rentia Trent, eldest dau. of the late Laurence Trent
Cumberbatch, Esq., M.D. Sir George Greenwood, who
was educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge
(B.A. 1 873), and called to the Bar at the Middle Temple
1876, sat as M.P. for Peterborough 1906-lS.— United
U7iiversity, and National Liberal Clubs, s.w.; 33, Linden
Gardens, w.

Walpole Greenwell is a J.P. for Surrey (High
Sherifl 1903), and one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for the City
of London. — Marden Park, Godstone, Surrey; Carlton
Club,s.vf.; Bachelors' Club, w.; R. Yacht Squadron,
Cowes ; 17, Portman Square, w.

Eeir, his son Bernard Byre, M.B.E., vi Hon. Lieut, in the
Army, and Major T.P. Reserve, late Hampshire Cara-
biniers Yeo. ; educated at Harrow and at Trinity Ooll.,
Cambridge ; h. 1871 ; m. 1902 Anna Elizabeth, elder dau.
of the late Adm. Sir Francis Leopold M'Olintock, K.C.B.,
and has, with other issue, a son, • Peter M'Olintock, I. 1914.

GREENWELL, [His Honour Judge] Francis
John, C.B.E., of Greenwell Ford, co.

Younger son of Francis Greenwell, Esq., of Durham
(2nd son of the late William Thomas Greenwell, Esq., I
J.P. and D.L., of Greenwell Ford), who d. 1894, by j
Elizabeth, who d. 1900, dau. of the late John Trotter,
Esq., M.D. ; b. 1852 ; m. 1884 Constance Sybil Frances, j
dau. of His Honour tlie late Judge Thomas Joseph Brad-
shaw. Judge Greenwell, who was educated at Durham
School and at Balliol Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1877, M.A.
1879), and called to the Bar at the Inner Temple
1877, is a J.P. for Northumberland and a D.L. and
Chairman of Quarter Sessions for co. Durham ; ap-
pointed Recorder of Durham 1883, and Judge of
County Courts, Circuit No. 1, 1&96.— Greenwell Ford,
Lanchester, Durham.

GREENWOOD, Lieut.-Col. Sir Hamab, Bart.,
K.C.— Cr. 1915.

Eldest son of John Hamar Greenwood, Esq., Barrister-
at-Law, of Whitby, Canada, who d. 1903, by Charlotte
Churchill, who d. 1903, eldest dau. of the late Thomas
Hubbard, Esq., J.P., of Pickering, Canada; b. 1870;
m. 1911 Margery, dau. of Walter Spencer, Esq., of
Fownhope Court, Herefordshire. Sir Hamar Green-
wood, who was educated at Whitby, Canada, and at
Toronto Univ. (B.A. 1895), called to the Bar at Gray's
Inn 1906 and to the Canadian and Australian Bars
1913, elected a Bencher of Gray's Inn 1917, and
appointed a K.C. 1919, was formerly in the Canadian
Militia ; Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Right
Hon. W. L. Spencer-Churchill at the Colonial Office
1906-8 and at the Board of Trade 1908-10, and Under
Secretary of State for the Home Department 1919;
appointed Additional Under Secretary of State for
Foreign Affairs and Additional Parliamentary Secretary,

of Swarcliffe, Torkshire.
Second son of John Greenwood, Esq., D.L., of Swar-
cliffe, sometime M.P. for Ripon, who d. 1874, by
Louisa Elizabeth, eldest dau. of the late Nathaniel
Clarke Barnardiston, Esq., of The Eyes, Suffolk ; b.
1857; s. his brother 1886 ; m. 1885 Margaret Eleanor,
2nd dau. of the late John Dent Dent, Esq., of Ribston,
Yorkshire, and has, with other issue, a son, * Victor
John, M.C., Capt. 10th R. Hussars; educated at Ch.
Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1910) ; b. 1888. Capt. Greenwood,
who was educated at Eton, is a J.P. and D.L. for the
W. Riding of Yorkshire, and Patron of 1 living ; late
Lieut.-Col. 2ud W. York Yeo. Cav. ; formerly Capt.
10th E. Hussars. — Swarcliffe, Sirsticith, Harrogate ;
Army and Navy Club, s.w.

GREENWOOD, William Edward, Esq., of
Heptonstall Slack, Torkshire.
Eldest son of John Edward Greenwood, Esq., of
Cragg, Yorkshire, "oy Selina, who d. 1878, youngest
dau. of the late William Foster. Esq., of Heptonstall
Slack ; b. 1868 ; i. his uncle William Foster, Esq. ; m.
1893 Sarah Esther, dau. of William Heath Lander,
Esq., J.P., C.C, of Tibberton, Newport, Shropshire,
and has, with a dau., an only surviving son, * William
Foster, D.S.O., M.C., temp. Capt. 9th (Service) Batt.
Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Eegt. ;
educated at Halifax and at Denstone Coll. ; b. 1895.
Mr. Greenwood was educated at Scarborough and at
Giggleswick Coll. — Heptonstall Slack, Heb&i Bridge,

GREENWOOD, of Duninga, co. Kilkenny.

See Riall.

GREENWOOD. See Stanyforth.

GREER, the Hon. Sir Frederick Arthuk,
Knt.— Cr. 1919.

Second son of the late Arthur Greer, Esq., of Liverpool,
and Ballasalla House, Isle of Man ; b. 1864; m. 1901
Katharine, dau. of the late E. E. van Noorden, Esq., of
Orangebury, S. Carolina, U.S.A. Sir Frederick Greer,
who was educated at Ormskirk (Jrammar School, at
Grammar School, Old Aberdeen, and at Aberdeen
Univ. (M.A.), called to the Bar at Gray's Inn 1886,
and appointed a K.C. and elected a Bencher 1910, has




been a Judge of the High Court of Justice, King's I
Bench Div., since 1919.— 30, Chdsea Park Gardens,
B.w. ; Conseri'ative Club, Liverpool.

GREER, George, Esq., of Rhone Hill, co.
Eldest son of Henry Greer, Esq., of Lurgan, co.
Armagh, who d. 1859, by Caroline Elizabeth Villiers,
who d. 1904, 2nd dau. of the late Keith Macalister,
Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Glenbarr Abbey and Cour, j
Argyllshire ; 4. 1854 ; m. 1st 1878 Caroline Elizabeth,
who d. 1880, elder dau. of the late Richard Garrett, |
Esq., County Inspector, R. Irish Constabulary ; 2ndly
1897 Lucy Ussher, elder dau. of the late Thomas
Fergus Greer, Esq., formerly 46th Regt., of Rhone HiU, j
and has, with other issue, a son, * Henry Francis
Villiers, Major Unattached R.G.A., Special Reserve ;
late Capt. Mid Ulster R.F..'V., Special Reserve ;
educated at St. Columba's Coll., Rathfarnhara, and at
Trinity Coll., Dublin; b. 1880; m. 1909 Kathleen
Beatrice, youngest dau. of the late iJavid Gillies, Esq., j
J.P., of Buncrana, co. Donegal, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Henry George Villiers, b. 1911. Mr.
Greer was educated at the R. School, Dungannon.
— Shone Hill, Moy, co. Tyrone.

GREER, Hugh O'Beien, Esq., M.C., of
Woodville, co. Armagb.
Fourth son of George Greer, Esq., J.P., of Woodville,
whot^. 1892, by Sydney Adeline, who(£. 1888, elder dau.
of the late Rev. Charles Arthur Furlong, of Dublin ;
b. 1883 ; s. his brother Sydney Herbert Armstrong
Greer, Esq., 1909. Mr. Greer, who was educated at
Cheltenham Coll., and was formerly Lieut. Cheshire
(Railway Batt.) R.E., T.F., is a J.P. for co. Armagh
and temp. Lieut, and Acting Major R.E., and is in the
Colonial Government Service. — Woodville, Lurgan, co.
Armagh; Cocoa Tree Club. s.w.

GREER, Capt. Joseph Henry, formerly
of The Grange, co. Tyrone.
Only son of Lieut.-Geu. Henry Harpur Greer, C.B., of
The Grange, who rf. 1 886, by Agnes Isabella.who f/. 1 9 1 2 ,
youngest dau. of the late Ven. Edmond Dalrymple
Hesketh Knox, Archdeacon of Killaloe ; 6.1855; m.
1886 Olivia Mary, O.B.E., elder dau. of the late Major-
Gen. George de la Poer-Beresford, and had 2 sons, Eric
Beresford, M.C., Major and Acting Lieut.-Col. Irish
Guards; b. 1892; m. 1917 Pamela Marie, who rf. 1918,
younger dau. of the Hon. Eustace Robert Southwell
Fitz Gerald, and d. (killed in action) 1917, father of a
dau., b. posthumous ; and Francis St Leger, M.C.,
Lieut. Irish Guards, Special Reserve; b. 1894, and
killed in action 1917. Capt. Greer, who was formerly
Capt. Highland L.I., was High Sheriflf of co. Kildare
1910. — Curragh Grange, The Curragh, co. Kildare;
Naval and Military, and Turf Clubs, w. ; Armg and
Navg Club, s.w.

GREER, Thomas, Esq., of Tullylagan, co.
Elder son of Frederick Greer, Esq., J.P., of Tullylagan,
who d. 1908, by Cecilia, who d. 1891, elder dau. of
Sir Nathaniel Alexander Staples, 10th Bart.; b. 1875;
m. 1907 Constance Clara Annie, 2nd dau. of the late
Edward Cochrane Palmer, Esq., of Beckfield House,
Queen's Co., and has a son, * Frederick William
Ussher, b. 1915. Mr. Greer, who was educated at

Bath, Somerset, is a Magistrate for co. Tyrone.

Residence : Curglasson, Stewartstown, co. Tyrone.

GREER, Thomas MacGregor, Esq., of Sea
Park, CO. Antrim.
Only son of Thomas Greer, Esq., F.R.G.S., J.P., M.P.,
of Sea Park, who d, 1906, by Margaret, who d, 1917,

only child of the late John Owden, Esq., of Sea Park ;
4. 1869; m. 1892 Dorinda Florence, older dau. of the
late Col. James Corry Jones Lowry, J.P., Vice-Lieut.
of CO. Tyrone, of Rockdale, co. Tyrone, and ha.s 2 dans.
Mr. Greer, who was educated at Eton and at Trinity
Hall, Cambridge, is a J.P. and C.C. for co. Tyrone
(High Sheriff 1919).— &a Park, Carrickfergus, co.
Antrim; Residence: Tullylagan Manor, Tullyhogue,
CO. Tyrone ; E. Irish Automobile Club, Dublin ; Ulster
Club, Belfast; Tyrone County Club, Omagh.

GREER, Thomas MacGregor, Esq., of
Westoncrofts, co. Antrim.
Sun of the late Samuel MacCurdy Greer, Esq., of
Springvale, co. Londonderry (a County Court Judge), by
his 1st wife Marion Fletcher, dau. of the late James
McCrone, Esq., of Douglas, I. of Man; b. 1863; tn.
1880 Margaret Baines, youngest dau. of the late Sir
Charles Reed, M.P., and has had, with a dau., Constance
MacGregor (who m. 1905 Ernest Arthur Gowers, Esq.,
C.B., Secretary to the Conciliation and Arbitration
Board for Government Employees, and has, with
other issue, a son, William Richard, 6. 1910), an only
son, James Kenneth MacGregor, M.C., Lieut. Irish
Guards; b. 1885, .and d. of wounds received in action
1916. Mr. Greer, who was educated at Trinity Coll.,
Dublin (B.A. 1873, M.A. 1889), and admitted a
Solicitor, Ireland, 1876, is Crown Solicitor for co.
Antrim. — Westoncrofts, Ballymoney, co. Antrim.

GREG, Lient.-Col. Ernest William, C.B.,
F.R.G.S., of Norclifie Hall, Cheshire.

Second son of Edward Hyde Greg, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
of Quarry Bank, Cheshire, who d. 1910, by Margaret,
who d. 1904, only dau. of the late William Broadbent,
Esq., of Latchford, Cheshire; b. 1862; m. 1888
Marian, eldest dau. of the late John Kynaston Cross,
Esq., M.P., of Bolton, Lancashire, who was Under
Secretary of State for India 1885, and has had, with
other issue, Arthur Tylston (eldest son), Capt. 3rd Batt.
Cheshire Regt, attached to R. Flying Corps ; b. 1894,
and killed in action 1917; and R

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