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Frances, who d. 1879,

dau. of the late Rev. Peter Hordern, of Chorlton-cum-

Hardy, Lancashire ; b. 1858; s. 1913. LordAvebury,

who was educated at Eton and at Balliol Coll., Oxford

(B.A. and M.A. 1885), is a D.L. for Kent and a Partner

in the Metropolitan banking firm of Coutts & Co. —

High Elms, Dovni, Kent ; Kingsgate Castle, Kim/sqate,

Kent; Arthur's Club, s.w. ; iS.'Grosvenor Street, 'w.

Heir Pres., his brother Norman, late Lieut. 3rd Middlesex

Vol. Art.; educated at Eton; b. 1861; m. 1919 Edith

Harriet, eldest dau. of the late Sir Nevile Lubbock, K.O.M.G.

AVEBURY, Lady.

Alice Augusta Laurentia, 2nd dau. of Lieut.-Gen.
Augustus Henry Lane Fox-Pitt-Rivers, of Rushmore
Lodge, Wiltshire, who d. 1900, by the Hon. Alice
Margaret, who d. 1910, eldest dau. of Edward John,
2nd Lord Stanley of Alderley ; m. 1884, as his 2nd
wife, John, 1st Lord Avebury, P.C, F.R.S., LL.D.,
D.C.L., who d. 1013.— Kingsgate Castle, Kingsgate,
Kent ; 2, Great Cumberland Place, w.

AVERY, Lady.
Suzanne Mathilde Irma, dau. of Mens. Pierre Martin
Crets, of Paris, who d. 1907; m. 1st 1902, as his 2nd
wife. Sir William Beilby Avery, 1st Bart. (cr. 1905,
ext.), who d. 1908 ; 2ndly 1911 Mons. Michel Marg-
hiloman, of Paris, a Member of the Rumanian
Parliament. — 44, rue Schefier, Avenue Henri Martin,
Paris.



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A70NM0RE, Viscountess, of Hazle Rock, co.
Mayo ; and of Belle Isle, co. Tipperary.

Mabel Sara, 2iid dau. of George Evans, Esq., of
Gortmerron, co. TjTone, who d. 1905, by Jane, who
d. 1914, dau. of the late Major William Fitzgerald;
m. 1890 William Algernon (Yelverton), 6th and last
Viscount Avonmore (cr. 1800), who d. 1910, leaving
a dau., Evelyn Marianne Mabel.

AVORY, the Hon. Sir Horace Edmund,
Knt.— Cr. 1910.
Second son of Henry Avory, Esq., Clerk of the
Central Criminal Court, who d. 1881, by Margaret
Kemp, who d. 1908; b. 1851; m. 1877 Maria
Louisa, only surviving dau. of the late Henry i
Castle, Esq., of Wandsworth. Sir Horace Avory, who j
was educated at King's Coll., London, and at C.C.C.,
Cambridge (LL.B. 1874, Hon. Fellow and Hon. LL.D.
1911), called to the Bar at the Inner Temple 1876,
appointed a K.C. 1901 and elected a Bencher 1908, was
Junior Counsel to the Treasury at the Central Criminal
Court 1889-99, Senior Counsel 1899-1901, and Recorder
of Kingston-on-Thames 1903-10; appointed a Judge
of the High Court of Justice, King's Bench Div., 1910.
— Atkensum, and United University Cluhs, s.w. ; Gar-
rick Club, w.c. ; 29, Gloucester Square, Hyde Park, w.

AWDRY, Lady.

Katherine Louise James, adopted dau. of Herbert
Worthington, Esq., formerly of Brithdir Hall, Mont-'
gomeryshire ; m. 1st 1901, as his 2nd wife, Sir Richard I
Davis Awdry, K.C.B., a J.P. for Middlesex, who was '
Accountant-Gen. to the Navy 1896-1904, and who was
cr. K.C.B. 1902 and d. 1916 ; 2ndly 1917 Leonard
I. P. Garman, Esq., temp. Lieut. R.A.S.C. — 63,
Victoria Road, Kensington, w.

AWDRY, t Major Charles Selwtn, D.S.O., of
Notton House, Wiltshire.

Eldest son of Charles Awdry, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Notton House, Shaw Hill, and East Lavington Manor,
Wiltshire, who d. 1912, by Margaret Helen, youngest
dau. of the late Right Rev. George Moberly, Bishop of
Salisbury; b. 1877; m. 1903 Constance Lilias, 2nd
dau. of James Edwin Bateson, Esq., of Heston Hall,
Middlesex, and has, with other issue, a son, * Charles
Edwin, b. 1906. Major Awdry, who was educated at
Winchester and at New Coll., Oxford, is a Magistrate
for Wiltshire, an Hon. Li^ut. in the Army, and Major
R. Wiltshire Yeo. — Residence : Hitchambury, Taplow,
Buckinghamshire ; United University Club, s.w.

AYLESFORD, Earl of (Charles Wiqhtwick
Finch).— Cr. 1714.

Second son of Heneage, 6th Earl, who d, 1871, by
Jane Wightwick, whod. 1911, only child and heiress of
the late John Wightwick Knightley, Esq., of Offchurch
Bury, Warwickshire ; b. 1851 ; s. his brother Heneage,
7th Earl, 1885; m. Ist 1873 the Hon. Georgiana
Agnes, who d. 1874, eldest dau. of William, 3rd Lord
Bagot; 2ndly 1879 Ella Victoria, youngest dau. of
the late John Ross, Esq., of Benena, co. Cork, and
widow of Capt. James Wingfield Linton, of Heming.
ford, Hunts. Is a J.P. and D.L. for Warwickshire, a
Magistrate for Kent, Hon. Col. -tth Batt. and for-
merly of the 3rd Batt. S. Staffordshire Regt. ; Capt.
and Hon. Major late Warwickshire Yeo. Cav., and
Patron of 6 li^■ings. — Packington Hall, Coventry;



reported wounded and missing March



Diddingfon Hall, Coventry ; The Friars, Aylesford ,
Kent ; Carlton, and Marlborough Clubs, s.w.
Heir, his grandson Heneage Michael Charles, Lord Guernsey,
only child of Heneage Greville, Lord Guernsey, dipt.
Warwioksliire Yeo., and Lieut. Reserve of Officers, late
Lieut. Irish Guards, who was killed in action 1914, by the
Hon. Gladys Cecil Georgina, 2ud dau. of William Henry,
2nd Lord De Ramsey ; 6. 1908.



AYLESWORTH, the Hon. Sir Allen Bristol,
K.C.M.G., K.C— Cr. 1911.

Eldest son of John Bell Aylesworth, Esq., of New-
burgh, Ontario, by Catherine, who d. 1897, dau. of the
late John Wesley Bristol, Esq., of S. Fredericksburgh,
Ontario; 6. 1854; m. 1878 Adelaide Augusta, youngest
dau. of the late Cephas Hulbert Miller. Esq., of New-
burgh, Ontario. Sir Allen Aylesworth, who was
educated at Newburgh High School and at Toronto
Univ. (B.A. 1874, M.A. 1875), called to the Bar at
Toronto 1878, and appointed a Q.C. 1889, was one of
H.M's Commissioners for the settlement of Alaska
boundary 1903, a Member of the Dominion Parlia-
ment 1905-11, Postmaster-Gen. of Canada 1906-6,
Minister of Justice 1906-11, and Agent for H. M. in
the N. Atlantic Coast Fisheries Arbitration with the
United States of .\merica at The Hague 1910, and is
a Bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada. — 21 ,
Wa'mer Road, Toronto, Canada ; Toronto Club,
Toronto ; Bideau Club, Ottawa.



AYLING, the Hon. Sir William Bock, Knt.—
Cr. 1915.

Only son of Frederick William Ayling, Esq., who d.
1903, by Maria Louisa, who d. 1875, only dau. of the
late .William Bock, Esq., b. 1867; m. 1894 Emma
Annie, who d. 1912, dau. of the late Andrew Graham,
Esq. Sir William Ayling, who was educated at Wey.
mouth Coll. and at Magdalene Coll., Cambridge, and
entered the Indian Civil Service 1886, was Assistant
Collector and Magistrate, Madras, 1889-1901 ; Col-
lector and Dist. Magistrate 1901-3; Dist. and
Sessions Judge 1903-10, and an Officiating Puisne
Judge of the High Court of Judicature, Madras, 1910-
12, since when he has been a Puisne Judge. — The
Mansion, Madras, India ; East India United Service
Club, S.W.

AYLMER, Lord (Matthew Atlmer). — Cr.
1718.

Eldest son of Udolphus, 7th Lord, by Mary Eliza,
who d. 1881, dau. of the late Edward Journeaux, Esq. ;
b. 1842 ; s. 1901 ; m. 1875 Amy Gertrude, 2nd dau. of
the Hon. John Young, of Montreal, Canada. Lord
Aylmer is a Major-Gen. ret., and was formerly a Briga-
dier-Gen. Comm. and Inspector-Gen. of the Canadian
Forces, and previously Lieut. 7th Regt. (R. Fusiliers). —
Queen's Bay, British Columbia.

Heir, his son John Frederick Whitworth, b. 1880.

AYLMER, Sir Arthur Percy Eitzgerald, Bart.
— Cr. 1621-2.

Eldest son of Fenton John Aylmer, Esq., Capt. 97th
Regt., who d. 1862, by Isabella Eleanor, who d. 1908,
eldest dau. of tlie late George Darling, Esq. (heir and
successor to his uncle the late Matthew CuUey, Esq.,
of Fowberrj Tower, Northumberland) ; b. 1859; s. his
grandfather Sir Arthur Percy Aylmer, 11th Bart., 1885 ;
m. 1st 1878 Anne, who d. 1884, dau. of the late John
Sanger, Esq.; 2ndly 1885 (marriage dissolved 1886)
Anne, dau. of J. Douglas Reid, Esq., and the divorced
wife of Mr. George StoUe.

Heir Pres., hisbroiner Lieut.-Gen. Sir Fenton John, K.O.B.,
V.O. {unorn lee).



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AYLMER, Lieut.-Gen. Sir Fenton John,
K.C.B., V.C— Cr. 1916.

Youngest son of Capt. Fenton John Aylmer, 97th
Kegt., wlio d. 1862, by Isabella Eleanor, who A. 1908,
eldest dau. of the late George Darling, Esq. (heir and
successor to his uncle the late Matthew Culley, Esq., of
Fowberry Tower, Northumberland) ; h. 1862 ; in. 1913
Elsie Julie, dau. of the late Fricdrich Opperman, Esq.,
of Hanover, and widow of Sir Herbert Hope Risley,
K.C.I.E., C.S.I. Sir Fenton Aylmer is a Lieut.-Gen.
ret., late R.E. ; was an A.A.G.'in India 1897-1900;
A.Q.M.G. in India 1901-4 ; in command of the Quetta
Brigade, S. Army in India, 1907-10 ; Adjutant-Gen. in
India 1912-15 and in command of a Kelief Column,
Persian Gulf Expedition, 1915, and of a Div. in
India 1915-17. — Isaml and Militarij Cluh, w. ; SporW
Club. s.w.

ATLMER, Algernon Ambrose Michael, Esq., ,
of Rathmore, and Kerdiffsto-wn,co. Kildare.
Youngest son of Michael Aylmer, Esq., J.P., of Cour-
town, CO. Kildare, who d. 1885, by Charlotte Margaret, ■
who d. 1893, dau. of late Hans Hendrick, Esq., of Kex-
diffstown ; b. 1857; «. his brother Hans Hendrick-
Aylmer, Esq., J.P., at Kerdiffstown, 1917; m. 1886
Frances Sophia, youngest dau. of the late Meade
Caulfield Dennis, Esq., of Fort Granite, eo. Wicklow, \
and has, with other issue, a son, * Richard Michael, ;
Capt. and temp. Major R.A.S.C. ; educated at Welling-
ton Coll. and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; b. 1887. '
Mr. Aylmer was educated at Trinity Coll., Dublin j
(B.A. nn).~KeTdiffstotm, Sallins, co. Kildare; Kil- \
dare Street Club, Dublin.



AYLMER, Gerald Percy Vivun, Esq., of Wal-
worth, CO. Durham.
Elder surriving son of John Harrison Aylmer, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., of Walworth Castle (who was High
Sheriff of CO. Durham 1864, and perished with his wife
in the railway accident at Abergele 1868), by Rosanna
Louisa, dau. of Vice-Adm. Sir Josiah Coghill Cog-
hill, 3rd Bart.; b. 1856. Educated at Eton and at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge; is a J.P. and D.L. for co. i

Durham (High Sheriff 1887), late Lieut. 3rd London | AY iUUJN. See Butherford-Lindsai/.Carnegie.
Rifle Vols, and Pembroke Yeo. Cav. — Residence : Eed
House, Castlctownsend, co. Cork ; Carlton Club, s.w. ;
Bachelors' Club, w.



3rd dau. of the late John Eveleigh Wyndham, E.sq.,
of Clearwell Court, Gloucestershire, and widow of
George Montgomery, Esq., and has, with other
issue, a son, * John Wyndham, M.C., Capt. 4th Dragoon
Guards ; educated at Wellington Coll. and at the R.
Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ; h. 1889 ; m. 1918 Edith
Margaret, younger dau. of the late Wilfrid Hans
Loder, Esq., of High Beeches, Sussex. Major Aylmer,
who was educated at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1875), is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Kildare (High Sheriff
1896), late Major 4th R. Irish Dragoon Guards. —
Courtoum, Kilcock, co. Kildare; Naval and Military,
and Cavalry Cluhs, w. ; Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

AYLMER, Miss, of Donadea Uastle, co. Kil-
dare.

Caroline Maria, only surviving child of Sir Gerald
George Aylmer, 10th Bart., of Donadea Castle, who d.
1883, by Alice Hester Caroline, who d. 1907, 4th dau.
of the "late Conway Richard Dobbs, Esq., of Castle
Dobbs, CO. Antrim ; s. under the will of her brother. Sir
Justin Gerald Aylmer, 11th Bart., 1885. — Donadea
Castle, Kilcock, co. Kildare; Sesame Cluh, w.

AYLWARD. See loler-Aylward.

AYNSLEY, Mrs. MURRAY-, of Hall Court,
Hampshire.
Alicia Harriett, only dau. of Vice-Adm. Charles Murray-
Aynsley, C.B.,of Hall Court, who d. 1901, by Augusta
Judith," who d. 1893, eldest dau. of William Gilbert
Campion, E.sq., of Calcutta; in. 1891 the Rev. Alfred
Evans Vinter, M..i.., Principal of Hockerill Training
Coll., Hertfordshire, who, with his wife, assumed, by
royal license, 1904, the surname of Murray- Aynsley,
and has, with a dau., a son, * Charles Murray, temp,
Lieut. 16th (Service) Batt. King's R. Rifle Corps;
educated at St. Paul's School and at St. John's Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1919); b. 1893. Mrs. Murray-
Aynsley «. her brother, Capt. John Francis Murray.
Aynsley, R.N., 1904. — flizK Court, near Botley,
Hampshire.



Heir Pres., Ms brother Edmund Kendall Grimston, C.B.,
Col. ret., late Comm. 19th P.W.O. Hussars; appointed to
command 14th Reserve Regt. of Oav. 1914 : educated at
Eton Rnd at Trinity Coll., Cambridge ; 6. 1859.

AYLMER, Major John Algernon, of Courtown,
CO. Kildare.

Eldest son of Michael Aylmer, Esq., J.P., of Cour-
town, who (i. 1885, by Charlotte Margaret, whoti. 1893,
dau. of the late Eans Hendrick, Esq., of Kerdiffstown,
CO. Kildare; b. 1853; m. 1886 Blanche, who d. 1895,



AZOPARDI, Lady.

Caterina, dau. of the late Michelangelo De Giorgio,
LL.D. ; m. 1892 His Honour Sir Vincent Frendo
Azopardi, C.M.G., LL.D., who was Advocate for the
Poor, Malta, 1895-9; Professor of Law, Malta Univ.,
1899-1905; Magistrate of Judicial Police 1900-3;
Assistant Crown Advocate 1903-5; Crown Advocate
and Legal Adviser to the Naval and Mil. Authorities
(with a seat in the Executive and Legislative Councils)
1905-15, and Chief Justice and President of the Court
of Appeal and Vice-President of the Council of the
Government of Malta 1915-19, and who was cr. Knt.
1912 and d. 1919.— 28, Strada Forni, Valletta, Malta.



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BABINGTON, Major-Geu. Sir James Mel-
ville, K.C.B., K.C.M.G.— Cr. K.C.M.G.
1917, K.C.B. 1919.

Eldest son of Lieut.-Col. William Babington, late 7th
Hussars, of Brooklands, Sarisbury Green, Hampshire,
who (f. 1 9 1 3, by Augusta M., eldest dau. of the late J. M.
Mehille, Esq., of Hanley, Midlothian; b. 1854; »;.
1897 Eleanor, dau. of the late Thomas J. Lawson,
Esq., of Prospect, N.S.W. Sir James Babington is a



Major-Gen. late 16th Lancers, of which he is Col.,
Hon. Col. 5th Mounted Rifles (Otago Hussars), New
Zealand, a Comm. of the Legion of Honour and an
Officer of the Mil. Order of Savoy ; has the French
Croix de Guerre, with Palm, and the Italian Croce di
Guerra; was A.A.G. in India 1896-9; Col. on the
Staff Comm. Cav. Brigade, E. Dist. and Aldershot,
1899; Commandant New Zealand Defence Forces
1902-7 and in command of Lowland Mounted Brigade,
T.F., 1908-13, of 23rd Div. 1914-18, of 14th Corps



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1918-19, and of the Britisli Forces in Italy Jan.-Mar,
1919.— Pinnacle Hill, Kelso, Boxburghshire ; United
Service Club, s.w.

BABINGTON, Hume, Esq., of Creevagb, co-
Londonderry.

Son of the late Rev. Hume Babington, of Moriddy, co.
Cork, by Esther, dau. of the late Eichard Nettles, Esq. ;
b. 1848; m. 1873 Hester, only dau. of the late Samuel
Watt, Esq., of Foyle Hill, Londonderry, and has, -nith
other issue, a son, ^Anthony Brutus, called to the Bar
at King's Inns, Dublin, 1900, and appointed a K.C.
1918 ; educated at Glenalmond and at Trinity Coll.,
Dublin (B.A. 1899); b. 1877; m. 1907 Ethel Vaughan,
eldest dau. of George Vaughan Hart, Esq., K.C, LL.D.,
of Woodside, Howth, co. Dublin, and has, with other
issue, a son, *Emerson Hume, b. 1910. Mr. Babington,
who was educated at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. and
B.E. 1869), is a J.P. for co"s. Armagh and London-
derry. — Londonderry.



John Salusbury-Trela-wny, 9th Bart.; A. 1872; s.
1918; educated at Winchester and at Merton Coll.,
Oxford (Postmaster) ; has been Professor of Chinese
at King's Coll., London, since 1913.— TAe Rookery,
Middleton Ti/as, Yorkshire ; Carlton, and R. Societies'
Clulis, s.w.

Heir fires., his brother Oliver, O.B., Capt. H.N. and a Oomm.
of the Legion of Honour ; has the French Croix de
Guerre ; b. 1876.



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BABTIE, Lieut.-Gen. Sir William, Y.C,
K.C.B., K.C.M.a.— Or. K.C.M.G. 1916,
K.C.B. 1919.

Eldest son of John Babtie, Esq., J.P., of Dumbarton,

who d. 1916, by Janet, who d. 1894, dau. of the late

William JIcLeod, Esq., J.P., of Dumbarton; b. 1859 ;

?n. 1903 Edith Mary, 2nd dau. of the late William

Henry Barry, Esq., J.P., of Ballyadam, co. Cork, and

widow of Major P. A. Hayes, late A.M.S. Sir William

Babtie, who was educated at Glasgow Univ. (M.B.

1880, LL.D. 1919), is an Hon. Lieut.-Gen. ret. and a

Knight of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem ;

was Senior Medical Officer in Crete ! 897-8 ; Staff Officer

to the Principal Medical Officer, Natal Army, 1899-

1900; Assistant Director-Gen. A.M.S. at the War

Office 1901-6 ; Administrative Medical Officer, Wool- \ „ rir\-\T

wich Dist., 1906-7; Inspector of Medical Services , BACON, jidm

1907-10; Deputy Director-Gen. A.M.S. 1910-14;

Director of Medical Services in India 1914-15; Hon.

Surgeon to H.M. King George V. 1914-19 ; Principal

Director of Medical Services, Mediterranean, 1915-16,

and a Director and later Inspector of Medical Services

at the War Office \916~19.— Junior United Service

Club, s.w. ; 7, Campden Hill Gardens, w.



BACKHOUSE, Mr
Dnrham.

Lucy, eldest dau. of Major J. R. Vincent, of Hemsworth,
Yorkshire, who d. 1874, by Lucy, who d. 1903,
youngest dau. of the late Robert Longson, Esq., of
Lougstone, Derbyshire; m. 1874 Charles James Back-
house, Esq., of St. John's, a J.P. for co. Durham, who
d.s.p., 1915. — St. John's Wolsingham, co. Durham.

BACON, Sir Hickman Beckett, Bart., F.S.A.,
of Redgrave, and of Mildenhall, Suffolk.
— Cr. 1611 and 1627.
Eldest sou of Sir Henry Hickman Bacon, 10th Bart,
of Redgrave and 11th of Mildenhall, of Raveningham
Hall, Norfolk, and of Thonock Hall, by Elizabeth, who
d. 1885, younger dau. of Sir Thomas Beckett, 3rd
Bart., of Soraerby Park, Lincolnshire; b. 1855; s.
1872. Educated at Eton; is Premier Bart, of Eng-
land, and a J.P., D.L. and Chairman (elected 1914) of
the Lindsey C.C. for Lincokishire (High Sheriff 1887) ;
was formerly Sub-Lieut. Nottinghamshire Yeo. Cav.,
and Lieut. Grenadier Guards. — Thonock Hall, Gains-
borongh ; Burlington Fine Arts' Club, w. ; R. Societies'
Clnb, s.w. ; Queen Aniie's Mansions, s.w.



-(-BACCHUS, the Rev. John Noethcote, of
Cote House, Staffordshire; and ofNewlyns,
Oxfordshire.

Eldest son of Henry Bacchus, Esq. (B.A. 1845 of Cor-
pus Christi Coll., Cambridge), of Cote House, and of
Lillington Manor, Warwickshire, who d. 1896, by
Isabella, who d. 1901, eldest dau. of the Rev. Professor ;
dimming, F.R.S., of Trinity Coll., Cambridge ; b. 1858. j
Mr. Bacchus, who was educated at the Oratory, Edg-
baston, is in Holy Orders of the Church of Rome.
— Residence : The Catholic Church, Goring -on-
Thames.

BACK, William Henet, Esq., of Hethersett
Hall, Norfolk.
Son of Henry Back, Esq., J.P., of Hethersett Hall,
who d. 1878, by his 2nd wife Fanny, dau. of the late
Capt, Lempriere, R.A., of Ewell, Surrey; b. 1853;
m. 1885 Marion Edith, youngest dau. of the late John
Henry Browne, Esq., of Hethersett, and has issue.
Mr. Back is Lord of the Manor of Hethersett. —
Hethersett Hall, Norwich.

BACKHOUSE, Sir Edmiwd Trelawnt, Bart.
— Cr. 1901.

Eldest son of Sir Jonathan Edmund Backhouse, 1st I
Bart., by Florence, who d. 1902, youngest dau. of Sir



Sir Reginald Hugh Spencer,
K.C.B., K.C.V.O., D.S.O.— Cr. K.C.B.
1916, K.C.V.O. 1916.

Youngest son of the Rev. Thomas Bacon, Rector of
Wiggonholt, Sussex, who d. 1891, by Emma, elder
dau. of the late George Shaw, Esq., of Teignmouth; A.
1863; m. 1894 Cicely Isabel, youngest dau. of the late
Henry Edward Surtees, Esq., of Redworth Hall, co.
Durham. Sir Reginald Bacon, who was educated in
H.M.S. "Britannia," is an Adm. ret. and a Grand
Officer of the Legion of Honour and of the Order of
Leopold of Belgium ; has the Belgian Croix de Guerre ;
was in charge of the introduction of Submarine Boats
into the Navy and their design 1901-4 ; Naval Assis-
taut to the 1st Sea Lord of the Admiralty 1904-5 ;
in command of H.M.S. "Dreadnought," when let
commissioned, 1906-7 ; Chief of the Staff, Home Fleet,
1907 ; Director of Naval Ordnance and Torpedoes
1907-9 ; a Navai A.D.C. to H.M. King Edward VII.
1908-9; Managing Director of the Coventry Ordnance
Works Ltd. 1909-15; temp. Col. R.M.A. Comm. Heavy
Howitzer Brigade Feb.-April 1915; in command of
the Dover Patrols April 1915-1918, and Controller
of the Munitions Inventions Department 1918-19. —
Braishfield Lodge, Romsey, Hants ; United Service
Club, s.w.

BACON, Nicholas Henry, Esq., of Ravening-
ham Hall, Norfolk.
Second son of Sir Henry Hickman Bacon, 1 0th Bart, of
Redgrave, and 1 1th of Mildenhall, Suffolk, of Ravening-
ham Hall, and of Thonock Hall, Lincolnshire, who d.
1872, by Elizabeth, who d. 1885, younger dau. of Sir
Thomas Beckett, 3rd Bart., of Somerby Park, Lincoln-
shire; b. 1867; m. 1893 Constance Alice, C.B.E.,
youngest dau. of the late Alexander Samuel LesUe-
Melville, Esq., of Branston Hall, Lincolnshire, and has,
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•willi5daus.,a son, * Edmund Castell, educated at Eton ; \
b. 1903. Mr. Bacon, who was educated at Eton, is a j
J.P.,D.L. and C.C. for Norfolk (High Sheriff 1895),
and Patron of 3 livings ; late Gapt. 4th Dragoon |
Guards. — Baveniiic/ham Hall, Norwich ; Carlton, and
Wellington Clubs,'a.-w.; Naval and Militari/ Club, w. |

BACON-GREY, of Stjford Hall, Nortliumber- 1
land. See Loraine. \

BADCOCK, Lady.

Theophila Lo-ivther, dau. of John Shore Dumergue, '
Esq., Bengal Civil Service, who d. 1877 ; m. 1866 Sir
Alexander Robert Badcoek, K.C.B., C.S.I. , a Gen. ret.
late Indian Army, and a Member of the Council of
India, who was Commissary Gen. -in-Chief in India
1888-9 and Quartermaster-Gen. 1895-1900, and who
was cr. K.C.B. 1902 and d. 1907.

BADDELEY, Sir John James, Knt.— Cr-
1909.

Eldest son of John Baddeley, Esq., of Hackney, who d.
1869, by Frances, who d. 1870, 5th dau. of the late
James Beresford, Esq., of Leyton, Essex; b. 1842; m.
1st 1868 Mary Elizabeth, who d. 1906, 6th dau. of the
late William Locks, Esq., of Hackney; 2ndly 1912
Florence Bertha, 5tli dau. of Joseph Douglass Mathews,
Esq., F.R.I.B.A. Sir John Baddeley, who was
educated g-t Cambridge House School, Hackney, is a
J.P. for CO. London, was a Member of the Common
Council of the City of London (Sheriff 1908-9) 1886-
1912. and Deputy of the Ward of Cripplpgate Without
1899-1912 ; elected Aid. of Farringdon Within Ward
1912; has the Orders of the Crown of Belgium, the
Vasa of Sweden and St. Anne of Russia. — Con-
stitutional Club, w.c. ; Lakejield, Woodbcrry Down,
Stoke Newington, n.

BADEN-POWELL, Sir Robeet Stephenson
Smyth, K.C.B., K.C.V.O.,LL.D., F.R.G.S.
— Cr. K.C.V.O. 1909, K.O.B. 1909.
Seventh son of the Rev. Baden Powell, M.A., Vicar of
Plumstead, Kent, and Savilian Professor of Geometry
to Oxford Univ., of Langton Manor, Kent, who d.
1860, by his 3rd wife Henrietta Grace, who d. 19U,
eldest dau. of the late Vice-Adm. William Henry Smvth,
K.S.F., D.C.L., F.R.S. ; b. 1857; »«. 1912 Olave" St.
Clair, younger dau. of the late Harold Soames, Esq., of
Lilliput, Dorsetshire. Sir Robert Baden-Powell, who
was educated at Charterhouse (Hon. LL.D. Edinburgh
1910), is a Lieut. -Gen. ret., late 13th Hussars
(of which Regt. he is Col.) and 5th Dragoon Guards,
Hon. Col. Bechnanaland Rifles, and a Knight of Grace
of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem ; raised the
Rhodesian Frontier Force and commanded the troops
• defending Mafeking during the siege of that place,
and subsequently served on the Staff in S. Africa
1899-1900; was Assistant Mil. Secretary in S. Africa
1887-90 and in Malta 1890-3, Inspector-Gen. of the
S. African Constabulary (which he raised) 1901-3 and
of the Cav. in Great Britain and Ireland 1903-7, in
command of the Northumbrian Div., T.F., 1908-10, and
Master of the Mercers' Co. 1913-14 ; founded the Boy
Scouts Organization 1908 and Girl Guides 1911. — Pax
Hill, 'Bentlci/, Hants; Cavalry Club, w. ; Beefsteak
Club, w.c.

BADHAM-THORNHILL. See Thomhill.

BAGEHOT, Mrs., of Herds Hill, Somerset.
Elizabeth, dau. of the Right Hon. James Wilson, M.P.,
who d. 1860, by Elizabeth, dau. of the late William
Preston, Esq., of Neweastle-on-Tyne; m. 1858 Walter
Bagehot, Esq., a Magistrate for Somerset (only son of



the late Thomas Watson Bagehot, Esq., of Herds Hill),
who d.s.p. J 877. Mrs. Bagehot inherited this property
from the late Thomas Watson Bagehot, Esq., in 1881.
—Herds Hill, Lang-port, Somerset; 4, MelburyEoad,
Kensington, w.

BAGENAL, Beauchamp Feedeuick, Esq., of
Benekerry, co. Carlow.
Elder surviving son of Philip Bagenal, Esq., of
Benekerry, who d. 1855, by Georgina Thomasina, who
d. 1897, dau. of the late Major James Boyd, of Ross-
lare, co. Wexford ; b. 1846 ; s. his brother C'apt. Walter
Philip Bagenal, 16th Lancers, 1868; m. 1870 Ethel
Constance Mary, 3rd dau. of the late Robert Westley
Hall-Dare, Esq., of Newtownbarry House, co. Wexford,
and has, with other issue, a son, * Beauchamp Walter,
b. 1873; m. 1903 Marion Cecile, only dau. of Robert
Seymour, Esq., of Killanoolie, co. Galway. Mr.
Bagenal, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll. and at
the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, and was formerl


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