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GRIFFITH, Lient.-Col. Edward Waldeqrave,
D.S.O., of Plas Newydd, Trefnant, Den-
bighshire.

Only son of Capt. Edward Wynne Griffith, J.P. and
D.L., lato R. Dragoons, of Plas Newydd, who d. 1917,
by Emma Frances Marianne, youngest dau. of the
late Rev. WiUiam Waldegrave Park, of Ince Hall,
Cheshire; b. 1871; m. 1898 Bertha, younger dau.
of Sir Gilbert Greenall, 1st Bart., of Walton Hall,
Cheshire, and has, with other issue, a son, *Edward
Gilbert Edmund, b. 1900. Ligut.-Cot. Griffith, who
■was educated at Harrow, ajd was formerly Capt.
Denbighshire Hussars Yeo., and temp. Lieut. -Col.
R.F.A. 1916-18, is a J.P. and D.L. for Denbighshire,
and a J.P. for Cheshire.— PWs Newydd, Trefnant, Den-
bighshire : Turf Club, w. ; Arthur's Club, s w.

GRIFFITH, John Humphrey, Esq., of Clynnog,
CO. Anglesey.
Only child of Thomas Griffith, Esq., of Clynnog and
Maenhir, co. Anglesey, by Mary, 2nd dau. of the late
Humphrey Owen, Esq., of Plas Penrhyn and Rhiidd-
gaer, co. Anglesey ; b. 1854. Educated at Beaumaris ;
is a Magistrate for co. Anglesey and was on the roll for
High Sheriff for 1909. — Clynnog, Dwyran, co. Anglesey.

GRIFFITH, William Douglas Wynne, Esq.,
of Gam, Denbighshire.

Only son of George Griffith, Esq., of Gam, who d.
1877, by Charlotte Maria, 3rd dau. of the late .John
Douglas, Esq., of Gym Castle, Flintshire; *. 1840;
^m. 1872 Jessy, who d. 1916, youngest dau. of
'the late John Heaton, Esq., of Plas Heaton, Denbigh-
shire, and has, with other issue, a son, *John
Douglas Wynne, a Magistrate for Denbighshire
and temp. Lieut, in the Army ; late Lieut. Territorial
Batt. R. Welsh Fusiliers; b. 1874; m. 1902 Winifred
Ellen, youngest dau. of the late Rev. William Nash,
Rector of Old Somerby, Lincolnshire, and has, with
other issue, a son, *John William, b. 1903. Mr.
Griffith is a J.P. and D.L. for Denbighshire (High
Sheriff 1884), and was formerly Deputy Chairman
of Quarter Sessions, and Capt. Denbighshire Yeo.
Cav. — Oain, Trefnant, Denbighshire; Constitutional
Club, w.c.

GRIFFITH. See Carpenter-Holland-Griffith, and
Darby- Griffith.



GRIFFITH-BOSCAWEN, Sir Arthur Sack
viLLE Trevor, Knt.— Or. I9II.

Younger son of Boscawen Trevor Griffith.Boscawfoi
Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Trevalyn Hall, Denbighshirs
who d. 1904, by Helen Sophia, eldest dau. of the late
Adm. Norwich Duff; b. 1865 ; m. 1892 Edith Sarah,
who rf.191 9, eldest diiu. of the late Samuel Williams, Esq., I
of Boones Park, Kent. Sir Artliur Griffith-Boscawen,
who was educated at Rugby and at Queen's Coll., I
Oxford (B.A. 1888, M.A. 1894), is a Magistrate fori
Kent and Lieut.-Col. ret., late 3rd Batt. R. West Kent
Regt., was President of the Oxford Union 1888, ai



j Member of the London C.C. 1910-13, temp. Lieut.-Col.

j Comm. 19th Batt. Hampshire Regt. in France 1916-17
and Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Pensions

! 1916-19; appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the
Board of Agriculture and Fisheries 1919 ; sat as M.P
for the Tonbridge Div. of Kent 1892-1906, and has sat
forDudley since Dec. \910.— Castle Hill House, Dudley ;
Atheneum, Carlton, and Tt. Automobile aubs, s.w.';
Constitutional Club, w.c. ; 80, Cornwall Gardens, s.w.

GRIFFITH-BOSCAWEN, Mrs., of Trevalyn
Hall, Denbighshire.

Helen Sophia, eldest dau. of Adm. Norwich Duff,
who d. 1862, by Helen Mary, who d. 1895, dau. of the
late John Shoolbred, Esq., of St. Andrews ; m. 1857
Boscawen Trevor Griffith-Boscawen, Esq., of Trevalyn
Hall, a J.P. for Flintsliire, a J.P., D.L., and Chairman
of Quarter Sessions for Denbighshire (High Sheriff
1864), who was formerly Capt. Denbighshire Militia
and previously Lieut. R. Welsh Fusiliers, and who d.
1904, leaving issue. Mrs. Griffith-Boscawen is a joint
owner of Trevalyn Hall. — Trevalyn Hall, Rossett, M.
Wales.

GRIFFITHS, Major Sir John NORTON-,
K.C.B., D.S.O., F.G.S.— Or. 1917.

Only son of John Griffiths, Esq., of Brecon, who d.
1898, by Juliet, dau. of the late John Howard, Esq.;
b. 1871 ; m. 1901 Gwladys, only dau. of the late
Thomas Wood, Esq., of Messrs. Browning, Wood &
Fox. Sir John Norton-Griffiths, who assumed the pre-
fix surname of Norton by deed poll 1917, is Governing
Director of Norton Griffiths & Co. Ltd., Engineers
and Public Works Contractors, Major and temp.
Lieut.-Col. 2nd King Edward's Horse (The Jiing's
Oversea Dominions Regt.), which he raised, a Comm.
of the Star of Roumania and an Officer of the Legion of
Honour ; has the Russian Order of St. Vladimir, 3rd
Class ; was in command of Scouts in Rhodesia 1896-7 ;
in the Colonial Div. and subsequently Capt. and
Adjutant of Earl Roberts's Body Guard in S. Africa
1899-1900, attached to the Staff of the Engineer-
in-Chief at Headquarters 1914-16, and a Gen. Staff
Officer, 1st Grade, 1916 ; sat as M.P. for Wednesbury
Jan. 1910-1918, and has sat for Central Wandsworth
since l9\&.—-Wonham Manor, Betchworih, Surrey;
Carlton, Junior Carlton, andR. Automobile Clubs, s.w. ;
Bath, and R. Aero Clubs, w. ; 3, Central Buildings,
Westminster, s.w.

GRIFFITHS, Col. Edward St. John, of Trenti-
shoe, Devon.
Eldest son of John Rogers Griffiths, Esq., J.P., of Pilton,
Devon, who d. 1863, by Jane, dau. of the late Thomas
Benson, Esq., of Hasness, Cumberland; b. 1835; m.
1873 Georgina Frances, who d. 1914, only dau. of
Major-Gen. the Right Hon. Sir Thomas Lareom, 1st
Bart., K.C.B., and has a dau., Maude Evelyn Georgina ;
m. 1907 Anthony George (youngest son of the late Rev.
George Mead, Viear of Rownhams, Hampshire), temp.
Lieut. R.E., who


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