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ichard Lovett, J.P., late
King's R. Rifle Corps, of Henlle Hall, who d. 1908,
by Lina Mary, only child of Lauderdale Maitland,
Esq., of Eecles, Dumfriesshire, and widow of Lieut.
Hans Hamilton Howard Brooke, R.N. ; b. 1893;
m. 1916 Millesamtes Laura Joan, youngest dau. of
Major Robert Chaloner Critchley Long, J.P., formerly
Warwickshire R.H.A., T.F., and Berks Yeo., late
Capt. 7th Dragoon Guards, Special Reserve, of Whitley
House, Wiltshire. Mr. Lovett, who was formerly
Lieut, (on probation) Grenadier Guards, Special
Reserve, and Lieut. Shropshire Yeo., is Lieut, ret.,
late 4th Dragoon Guards, Special Reserve. — Hrnile
Hall, Oswestry, Shropshire.

LOW, Sir James, Bart.— Cr. 1908.

Son of William Low, Esq., of Kirriemuir, who d. 1886,
by Janet, who d. 1890, dau. of the late Alexander
Morrison, Esq., of Kirriemuir; b. 1849; m. 1890
Katherine Mary Duff, dau. of the late William Muuro,
Esq., of Dundee. Sir James Low, who was educated
at Kirriemuir, and was Lord Provost of Dundee 1893-6,
is a D.L. for the Co. of the City of Dundee, and a J.P.
for Forfarshire and for Fifeshire, — Kilmaron Castle,
Fifeshire ; Reform Club, s.w. ; Eastern Club, Dundee.
Heir, his son James Morrison (reported 'Missing* 1916),

Lieut. Reserve of OflBcers attached to Seaforth Highlanders ;

educated at Trinity Coll., Glenalmond, and at Merton Coll.,

Oxford ; h. 1891.



LOW, Anne Penelope Haeriet, Lady.

Eldest dau. of Sir Robert Percy Douglas, 4th Bart.,
who (/. 1891, by his 1st wife Ann, who d. 1855, only
dau. of the late Lieut.-Col. George Henry Duckworth ;
m. 1885, as his 2nd wife. Sir Hugh Low, who was
Secretary to the Government of Labuan 1848-50,
Police Magistrate at Labuan 1860-77 ; British Resident
atPerak 1877-89, and who was cr. K.C.M.G. 1883,
G.C.M.G. 1889, and d 1905.— 23, De Verc Gardens,s.v!.



LOVETT, Sir (Harrington) Vernet, K.C.S.l. LOW, Katherine, Lady.



-Cr. 1916.

Second son of the Rev. Hobert Lovett, Rector of
Caundle Bishop, Dorsetshire, who d. 1893, by liis
2nd wife Elizabeth, youngest dau. of the l.ate Hugh
Lunisden, Esq., D.L., of Pitcaple, Aberdeenshire ; h.
1864 ; VI. 1893 Clara Crofton, O.B.E., dau. of the late
Major Charles James Jamieson, Bengal Staff Corps.



Fourth dau. of the late Charles Thompson, Esq. ; m.
1882 the Hon. Sir Frederick Low, who was formerly
Capt. 4th Vol. Batt. R. West Surrey Regt. and 22nd
Middlesex Rifle Vols., Recorder of Ipswich 1900-15,
M.P. for Norwich Jan. 1910-1915, and a Judge of the
High Court of Justice, King's Bench Div., 1915-17,
and who was cr. Knt, 1909 and d. 1917. — 61, Sloane
Gardens, s.w.



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LOW, Sir SiDNEi James, Knt.— Cr. 1918.

Eldest eon of the late Maximilian Low, Esq. ; h. 1857
III. 1887 Elsiu, eldest dau. of the late John Davison
Esq. Sir Sidney Low, who was educated at King's
C(j11. School, London, and at Balliol Coll., 0.\foi-d(B.A,
1883, M.A. 18—), and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1892, was Editor of the " St. James's Gazette"
1888-97 ; Literary Editor of the " Standard " 1904-5 ;
Special Coriesdoudent during the tour of H.R.H. the
Prince of Wales (H.M. King George V.) in India
1905-6, in France 1916 and li)17, in Italy 1916, &c.,
and an Aid. of the London C.C. 1901-5; is Lecturer on
Imperial and Colonial History, King's Coll., London,
and the Author of " The Governance of England,"
"A Vision of India," "Italy in the War," &c. —
Athcnsum, and Ranelagh Clubs, s.w. ; Garnck Club,
w.c. ; 24, Marlborough Hill, n.w.

LOW, Francis Simon, Esq., of Kilsliane, co.
Tipperary.

Eldest son of Francis Wise Low, Esq., of Kilshane,
and of Sillahertane, co. Kerry, who d. 1904, by his
2nd wife Sara Louise, 2nd dau. of the late John Trant,
Esq., of Dovea, co. Tipperary; b. 1870; m. 1st 1896
Anna Eleanor Isabelle, who d. 1914, eldest dau. of
the late Stephen Moore, Esq., of Barne, co. Tipperary ;
2ndly 1916 Dorothy, 2nd dau. of R. S. Chapman, Esq.,
of Dartry Lodge, Moy, co. Tyrone, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Simon Francis, b. 1904. Mr. Low,
who was educated at Eton, and was formerly Lieut.
2nd Life Guards, and temp. Lieut.-Col. in the Army
1916, isaJ.P. and D.L. for co. Tipperary (High Sheriff
1913). — Kilshane, Tipperary; JS'aval and Military
Club, w.



LOW, John, Esq., of Sunvale, co. Limerick.
Only son of Lieut.-Col. John Maxwell Low, late Duke
of Cornwall's L.I. and W. Riding Regt., of Sunvale,
who d. 1912, by Anna Workman, dau. of the late
Henry Hogan, Esq., of Montreal; b. 1896; m. 1917
Annie Margory, dau. of William Henry Stevens,
Esq., of Blackwell, Alfreton, Derbyshire. — Sunvale,
Kilmallock, co. Limerick.

LOW, Malcolm, Esq., of Clatto, Pifeshire.
Eldest son of Gen. Sir John Low, G.C.S.L, K.O.B., of
Clatto, who d. 1880, by Augusta, who d. 1892, dau.
of the late John Talbot Shakespeare, Esq., H.E.I.C.S. ;
b. 1835 ; m. 1872 Lady Ida Matilda Alice Feildii^,
who d. 1915, oth dau. of William Basil Percy, 7th
Earl of Denbigh, and has 2 dans. Mr. Low, who was
educated at Haileybury, and was formerly in the Bengal
C.S., is a J.P. and D.L. for Fifeshire, and was M,P. for
Grantham 1886-92.— Caritoj, and Union Clubs, s.w. ;
Xeu) Cliih, Edinburgh ; 22, Roland Gardens, s.w.

LOW, Mrs., of Laws, Berwickshire.

Mary Dorothy, youngest dau. of James Noel Miiller
Forsyth, Esq., of Quinish. Argyllshire, by Mary, 2nd
dau. of the late Thomas Constable, Esq., of Kirkland,
Midlothian; m. 1910 James Alexander Low, Esq., of
Laws, who d. 1914, leaving, with other issue, a son,
"Alexander, b. 1912. — Laws, Edrom, Berwickshire;
12, Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh.

LOW, Mrs., of Sillahertane, co. Kerry.

Sara Louise, 2nd dau. of John Trant, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Dovea, co. Tipperary, who d. 1887, by Sarah
Sophia, who d. 1893, 2ud dau. of Sir Henry Robert
Garden, 3rd Bart., of Templemore Abbey, co. Tippe-
rary ; m. 1864, as his 2nd wife, Francis Wise Low,
Esq., of Sillahertane and of Kilshane, co. Tipperary,



who was a J.P. and D.L. for co. Tipperary (High
Sheriff 1871), a J.P. for co. Kerry, and who d. 1904,
leaving, with other issue, * Fr.ancis Simon, of Kilshane
{lohom see).— Si/lahirtane, Kili/armn R.S.O., CO. Kerry ;
37, Cadogan Square, s.w.

LOWE, Sir Francis William, Bart.— Cr. I9I8.
Eldest son of William Lowe, Esq., Solicitor, of Bir-
mingham, who d. 1892, by Emma, who d. 1892, dau.
of the late William Griffiths, Esq., of Moseley, Bir-
mingham ; b. 1852 ; m. 1883 Mary, only child of the
late William Holden, Esq., of Scarborough. Sir Francis
Lowe, who was educated at King Edward's School,
Birmingham, and at London Univ.. and admitted a
Solicitor 1875, but has ceased to practise, is a J.P. for
Warwickshire and for the City of Birmingham, and
has been M.P. for the Edgbastou Div. of Birmingham
since 1898. — 109, Colmore Row, Birmiiig/iam ; Carlton
Club, s.w. ; Conservative Club, Birmingham ; 34,
Draycott Place, s.w.

Beir, his soa Francis Gordon, Staff Lieut. ludiaa Army ;
educated at Charterliouse snd at Glare Coll., Cambridge :
b. 1884 ; m. 1914 Margaret, dau. of tlie late Deorge Mauley
Sims, Bsq.

LOWE, the Misses, of Sheepy Hall, Leicester-
shire.

Mary Jane and Alice, daus. of Charles Lowe, Esq., of
Sheepy Hall, who d. 1874, by Mary Anne, 2nd dau.
of James Bodington, Esq. The Misses Lowe s. their
brother Charles Bodington Lowe, Esq., a J.P. for
COS. Leicester and Warwick, 1894.— Sheepy Hall, near
Atherstone.



LOWE, Mrs., of GosSeld Hall, Essex.

Louisa Ruth Harris, adopted dau. and heiress of Samuel
Courtauld, Esq., of Gosfield Hall, who d. 1881 ; m. 1st
1865 Arthur Swann Howard Lowe, Col. of the 4th Batt.
Derbyshire Regt., who d. 1888; 2ndly 1893 Thomas
Percy Taylor Lowe, Esq., M.R.C.S., of Beech Holme,
Essex, and has, with other issue, * Arthur Courtauld
Willoughby, F.R.A.S., F.L.S., educated at Trinity Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1887, M.A. 1S92); b. 1866. Mrs.
Lowe is Lady of the Manor and Patron of the living
of Gosfield.— GosAcH Hall, Halstead.

LOWE, Mrs., formerly of Priidhoe Hall,
Northumberland.
Kate Isabel, 6th dau. of William Henry Dawes, Esq.,
of The Hall, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, who d. 1878 ;
m. 1st 1878, as his 2nd wife, Col. Henry Frederick
Swan, C.15.,M.I.C.E.,M.I.N.A.,ofPrudhoeHall,aJ.P.
for Northumberland (Higli Sheriff 1908), and for
Newca.-tle-upun-Tyno, and Hon. Col., previously
Lieut. -L'ul. and lion. Col. Comm., 2nd Vol. Batt.
Nni I liuiiilicilaii.l Fusiliers, V.D., who d. 1908, leaving,
witli ..tlirr isMir, a son, Henry Dawes, educated at
Uppingham and at Exeter Coll., Oxford ; A. 1879 ; m.
1909 Gladys, only dau. of the late Col. John Reeves,
C.B., R. Irish Fusiliers ; 2ndly 1912, as his 2nd wife,
Thomas Pagan Lowe, Esq., of 16, The Circus, Bath.—
Cran Hill, Bath.

LOWE, Mrs., of The Fosse House, Warwick-
shire.
Eliza Jane, eldest dau. of George Stacey, Esq., of
Tottenham, whot^. 1858, by Mary, w\\od. 1866, dau. of
the late William Janson, Esq., of Tottenham ; m.
1883 John William Lowe, Esq., of The Kosse House,
a J.P. for Warwickshire and for Worcestershire, who
d lyis, leaving, with a dau., a son, *Jefrrey JaoBou,
b. ISm'.—The Eosse House, Ettiagton, Stratford-on-

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LOWE, Major Peecival Edward Hurst, of

Highfield House, Nottinghamshire ; and

formerly of Shirenewton Hall, Monmouth-

shire.

Only son of Alfred Edward Lawson Lowe, Esq., who

d. 1888 (elder son of Edward Joseph Lowe, Esq.,

F.R.S., of Shirenewton Hall, and Highfield House,

wlio d. 1900). by Gertrude Emily, only dan. of the

Kov. GLorye Otter; h. 1873; m. 1902 Hilda Forbes,

2nd dau. of Surgeon Lieut.-Col. Forbes Dick, and has,

with other issue, a son, * Edward Alfred Swann, b.

1903. Major Lowe is Major Prince of Wales's W.

Yorkshire Eegt.

LOWE. SeeDrury-Lowe; Hill-Lowe; and Strode.

LOWNDES, Sir George Rivers, K.C.S.I.,
K.C.— Cr. 1918.

Third son of the Rev. Richard Lowndes, M.A., Hon.
Canon of Salisbury, who d. 1898, by Annie Harriet,
who d. 1908, eldest dau. of the late William Kaye,
Esq., Barrister-at-Law ; b. 1862 ; m. 1896 Hilda Julia,
2nd dau. of the late Major J. Lachlan Forbes, of
Shillingstone, Dorsetshire. Sir George Lowndes, who
was educated at Winchester and at New Coll., Ox-
ford (B.A. 1884, M.A. 1905), called to the Bar at
Lincoln's Inn 1892 and appointed a K.C. 1917, has
Leen an Ordinary Member of the Council of the
Governor-Gen. of India since 1915. — Delhi, India;
Crow Hill, Ringwood ; New University Club, s.w. ;
Fly Fishers' Club, w.

LOWNDES, Miss, of Heron Hall, Essex.

Ethe Helen Mary, only dau. of George Alan Lowndes,
Esq.,of Barrington Hall, Essex, who d. 1904, by his 1st
wife Helen Emma, who d. 1863, 2nd dau. of the late
Rev. Arthur Johnson Danyell, of Rampisham Manor,
Dorsetshire. Miss Lowndes, who s. her brother Major
Alan Herbert Watlington Lowndes, J.P., late Rifle
Brigade, 1913, is Lady otthe Manor of Fouchors Heron.
—Residence: Haffidd Town, Harlow.

Hnr, under her brother's will, his cousin Edward Robert
(onJy 60U of the Rev. Edwiir.l ffarington Clayton, M
Rector of Ludlow. Shropslnre, who rf. 1907, by the H
Victoria Alexaudrina,to whom H.M. Queen Victoria st
sponsor, youngest dau. of tho laro Hon. Robert Henry
Olive, M.P., of OaklyPark, Shropshire, ami of Harriet,
13th Baroness Windsor), O.M.Q.. D.s.c i.. Major and Brevet
Lieut.-Col. (temp. Lieut.-Col.) 0.\f.Tdsliirc and Bucking-
hamshire L.I. ; 6.1877.

LOWNDES, Mrs. SELBY-, of Elmers,
Buckinghamshire.

Frances Gertrude Wilhelmina Arthurena Nassau,
younger dau. of Capt. Nassau Bolton, 14th Hussars,
who d. 1867, hy Victoria Henrietta Josephine, who
d. 1880, 3rd dau. of the late John Dawson Duckett,
Estj., of Duckett's Grove, co. Carlow ; m. 1st 1896
Major Francis Studdert Evans, Derbyshire Regt., of
Dungar Park, King's Co., who d. 1896; 2ndly 1905, as
his 2nd wife, Richard William Selby-L,owndes, Esq.,
of Elmers, who was formerly Capt. Reserve of Officers,
and previously Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col. 3rd Batt.
Oxfordshire L.I., and who d. 1914, leaving, with
other issue (by his 1st wife Elizabeth Frances, who
d. 1898, only dau. of the late Hon. Henry Thomas
Howard), Richard Cecil William (eldest son), temp.
Lieut. S. African Auxiliary Horse Transport,
R.A.S.C; b. 1873; m. 1906 Jennie, 3rd dau. of the
late David Martin, Esq., J.P., of Leacain, eo. Down,
and d. in hospital 1918 ; and *Geoffrey William (2nd
son), Lieut. Grenadier Guards, Special Reserve ; edu-
cated at Wellington Coll. ; b. 1877 ; M. 1903 Marjorie,
dau. of William Selby-Lowndes, Esq., of Whaddon
H.all, Buckinghamshire, and has, with other issue, a
son. •Geoffrey William, b. 190i.— Elmers, Bkichley,
Buckinghatnsbire ; Dungar Park, Roscrea, Kijig's Co.



LOWNDES, the Rev. William, of Broughton,
Buckinghamshire.

Eldest son of the Rev. Canon Richard Lowndes, Rector
of Sturmiuster Newton, Dorsetshire, who d. 1898, by
Anne Harriet, who d. 1907, eldest dau. of the late
William Kaye, Esq., of Tetworth Hall, Bedfordshire ;
b. 1859; s. his cousin William Layton Lowndes, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., 1906. Mr. Lowndes, who was educated
at Sherborne School and at Keble Coll., Oxford (B.A.
1881, M.A. 1886),was Vice-Principal of Ely Theological
Coll. 1884-9, and is Rector of St. Mary's, Nassau,
Bahamas.— Residence : St. Mary's Rectory, Nassau,
Bahamas.

LOWNDES, WiLLLiM Frederick Lowndes
FRITH-, Esq., of The Bury, Chesham,
Buckinghamshire.
Eldest son of Henry Frith, Esq., of Shenstone
House, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, by Mary, 3rd
dau. of the late AVilliam Lowndes, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of The Bury, Chesham; b. 1871; m. 1896
Ethel Maude, 4th dau. of Robert Sissons, Esq., of
Richmond, Surrey, and has, with other issue, a son.
* William Geoffrey Lowndes, Lieut. Lancers, Special
Reserve; b. 1898. Mr. Frith-Lowndes, who s. his
maternal uncle William Lowndes, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
1906, and assumed the additional surname of Lowndes
by royal license 1906, is a J.P. and CO. for Bucking-
hamshire (was on the roll for High Sheriff for 1918).—
The Bury, Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

LOWNDES, William SELBT-, Esq., of
Whaddon Hall, Buckinghamshire.
Eldest son of William Selby-Lowndes, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Whaddon Hall, who d. 1886, by his 1st wife
Lucy, who d. 1852, dau. of the late Isaac Bawlings
Hartman, Esq.; b. 1836; m. 1867 Jessie Mary, who d.
1908, dau. of the late Lieut.-Gen. Henry Lechmere
Worrall, and widow of Eyre Coote, Esq., of West Park,
Hampshire, and has, with other issue, a son, * William,
O.B.E., a J.P. for Buckinghamshire; Major Bcdf.ra-
shire Yeo., T.D., and an Hon. Lieut, in the Army ;
has the French Croix de Guerre ; educated at Eton ; A.
1871 ; m. 1894 Florence, only dau. of Frederic Norton,
Esq., J.P., and widow of Sir Edwin Abercromby
Dashwood, 8th Bart., of West Wycombe Park, Buck-
inghamshire, and has, with other issue, a son,
•William, Lieut, and Acting Capt. 19th Hussars ;
educated at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; b. 1896.
Mr. Selby-Lowndes is a J.P. for Buckinghamshire, and
Patron of 3 livings.— Whaddon Hall, Stony Stratford.

LOWNDES- STONE-NORTON. B^^ Norton. \
LOWRET, Sir Joseph, K.B.E.— Cr. 1918.

Son of Joseph Lowrey, Esq., of Cocken, Durham, who
d. 1898, by Barbara LoiiTey, who d. 1899 ; b. 1859;
m. 1917 Eleanor Octavia, dau. of the late Edward
Tuson Charnley, Esq., of Preston, Lancashire. Sir
Joseph Lowrey, who was educated at Lumley and at
Houghton-le-Spring, is Secretary of the London
Salvage Associations. — The Hermitage, Loughton,
Essex ; R. Societies' Club, s.w.

LOWRY, Adm. Sir Robert Swinburne,
K.C.B., of Aughnablaney, co. Fermanasfh.
— Cr. 1913.

Eldest son of Lieut.-Gen. Robert WiUiam Lowry, C.B.,
of Aughnablaney, who d. 1905, by Emily Rohesia, who
d. 1916, dau. of the late Sir Henry George Ward,
G.C.M.G. ; b. 1854 ; m. 1893 Helena MacGregor, eldest
dau. of the late Thomas Greer, Esq., of Sea Park, co.
Antrim, and has, with a dau., a son, *Robert Graham,



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Sub-Lieut. R.N. ; educated at the R. Naral Colls, at
Osborne and Dartmouth ; b. 1899. Sir Robert Lowry,
who -was educated in H.M.S. 'Britannia,' and was a
Naval A.D.C. to H.M. King Edward VII. 1905-6, is
Adm. ret. E.N., and Patron of 1 living ; commanded the
R. Naval War Coll., Portsmouth, 1907-8, and the 2ud
Cruiser Squadron 1909-10, and was Adm. Comm.
Coasts of Scotland 1913-16, and a Commander-
in Chief 1916-17. — Residence: Wickham Lodge, Wick-
ham, Hampshire ; United Service Club, s.w.

LOWRY, Edward Leslie Barnwell, Esq., of
Rockdale, co. Tyrone.

Second son of James Corry Lowry, of Rockdale, who d,
1869, by his 1st srife Dorinda, who d. 1845, dau. of the
late Capt. James Jones, of Mount Edward, co. Sligo ;
b. 1837 ; s. his brother Col. James Corry Jones Lowry,
J.P. and D.L., 1897 ; m. 1st 1865 Eliza Anne, who d.
1869, only child of the late Tom John Taylor, Esq.,
of Earsdon, Northumberland ; 2ndly 1872 Edith Clara
Halyma, who d. 1904, only child of the late Samuel
Saunders, Esq., of Alexandria, and has 4 dans. Mr.
Lowry, who was educated at the R. Mil. Coll., Sand-
hurst, and was formerly a Capt. in the 41st, 31st, and
81st Regts., is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Tyrone, and
was High Sheriff 1905 and Vice-Lieut. 1906-13.—
Rockdale, Tullyhoque, co. Tyrone.

LOWRY, Robert Thomas Graves, Esq., of
Pomeroy, co. Tyrone.
Only surviving son of Robert William Lowi-y, Esq., of
Poinoroy, who d. 1 899, by his 1st wife Frances Elizabeth,
who d. 1877, youngest dau. and co-heiress of the late
Benjamin Humphrey Geale-Brady, Esq., of Mount
Geale, co. Kilkenny; h. 1857. Mr. Lowry, who was edu-
cated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford, and was formerly
Major 1st Dragoon Guards, is a J.P. and D.L. for co.
Tyr(me (High Sheriff 1896), and a Lieut. -Col. Reserve
of Officers. — Pomeroy, co. Tyrone ; Naval and Military
CM,, w.

LOWRY. See Cramer-Eohcrts.

LOWRY-CORRY, the Hon. Henry William.
of Kilwardstone Hall, Suffolk.
Ynungust sun of Avmar, 3rd Earl of Belmore, who d.
ISLi, by Pimily Louise, who d. 1904, youngest dau.
of the late William Shepherd, Esq., of Bradbourne,
Kent; 4. 1845; m. 1876 the Hon. Blanche Edith,
youngest dau. of Charles, 1st Viscount Halifax, and
has, with 2 daus., an only surviving son, * Henry
Charles, M.C., M.ajor R.A. ; educated at Eton and at the
R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich; h. 1887. Mr. Lowry-Corry,
who was educated at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1866, M.A. 1870), is a J.P. and D.L. for Suffolk,
Patron of Edwardstone, and Col. ret. late Coldstream
Guards, and was M.P. for eo. Tyrone 1873-80.—
Edwardstone Hall, Boxford; Guards', and Carlton
aubs. s.w.

LOWRY-CORRY, Mrs., of Ballymenocli, co.
Down.

Alice Margaret, only child of the late Thomas Greg,
Esq., of Ballymenoch ; m. 1867 Armar Henry Lowry-
Corry, Esq., a J.P. for co. Antrim, and formerly a
Clerk in the Foreign OflBce, whor^. 1893, and has, with
another son and 2 daus., * Noel Armar, of Rowton
Castle, Shropshire {whom see). — Residence: Kings-
mead, Windsor.

LOWRY-CORRY, CoI.Noel Armar, D.S.O., of
Rowton Castle, Shropshire.
Elilest son of Armar Henry Lowry-Corry, Esq., who
d. 1893, by Alice Margaret (whom see), only child and



heiress of the late Thomas Greg, Esq., of Ballymenoch,
eo. Down; b. 1867; m. 1st 1895 Rosalind Gertrude,
who d. 1903, only dau. of the late Lieut. -Col. Robert
Hamilton Lloyd-Anstruther; 2ndly 1904 the Hon.
Clare O'Brien, 2nd dau. of Edward Donough, 14th
Lord Inchiquin, and has had, with other issue, Armar
Valentine (elder son), M.C., Lieut. Grenadier Guards;
A. 1896, and killed in action 1910; and * Montagu
William (younger son), b. 1907. Col. Lowry-Corry,
■who was educated at Harrow and at Cheltenham, is
Col. h.p. Greuadier Guards, and Patron of 1 living ;
commanded a Brigade 1914-16. — Guards', and Carlton
Clubs, s.w.

LOWRY-CORRY. See Belmore.

LOWSLEY-WILLIAMS. See Hoole-Lowsle;;
Williams.

LOWSON, William, Esq., formerly of Dol-
friog, Carnarvonshire.
Eldest son of William Lowson, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Balthayock, Perthshire, who d. 1893, by Helen, whoii.
1896, dau. of the late WilUam Flowerdew, Esq.,
Solicitor, Dundee; b. 1852; m. 1880 Elizabeth Steel,
dau. of the late James Cuthbertson Cunningham,
Esq., of Blackford Brae, Edinburgh. Mr. Lowson, who
was educated at Edinburgh, is a Magistrate for
Merionethshire. — 204, Grange Loan, Edinburgh.

LOWTHBR, the Right Hon. James William,
of Campsea Ashe, Suffolk.
Eldest son of the Hon. William Lowther, of Campsea
Ashe, who d. 1912, by the Hon. Charlotte Alice, who d.
1908, youngest dau. of James, 1 st and only Lord Wens-
leydale; b. 1855; 7U. 1886 Mary Frances, dau. of the
late Right Hon. Alexander James Beresford-Hope, and
has, with another son and a dau., * Christopher William,
Major ret., late Capt. and temp. Major Westmorland
and Cumberland Yeo. ; previously Lieut. Suffolk Yeo. ;
formerly Hon. Attache, Mexico ; elected M.P. for
theN. Div. of Cumberland 1918; educated at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge; b. 1887; m. 1910 Ina Marjorie
G., youngest dau. of the late Rev. Raymond Percy
Pelly, M.A., Hon. Canon of Worcester, of HoUing-
ton, Sussex, and has a son, *John Arthur, b.
1911. Mr. Lowther, who was educated at Eton, at
King's Coll., London, of which he is a Fellow, and
at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (LL.B. 1879, LL.M.
1882, Hon. D.C.L. Oxford 1907, Hon. LL.D. Leeds
and Cambridge 1910), called to the Bar at the
Inner Temple 1879, and elected a Beucher 1906, is a
J.P., D.L. and late Chairman of Quarter Sessions for
Cumberland, a J.P. for Suffolk, an Aid. of
E. Suffolk C.C. and Hon. Commandant 4th Batt.
Suffolk Vol. Regt. ; was a Charity Commissioner
(unpaid) 1887-1891, Under Secretary of State for
Foreign Affairs 1891-2, Chairman of Committees
and Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons
1895-1905, and M.P. for Rutland 1883-5, and for
the Penrith Div. of Cumberland 1886-1918, and has
been fur the Penrith and Cockermouth Div. since 1918;
appointed Speaker of the House of Commons 1905. —
Campsea Ashe, Wickham Market; Athenaum, and
Carlton Clubs, s.w.; Speakfr's House. Palace of
Westminster, s.w.

LOWTHBR, Sir Charles Bingham, Bart.,
D.S.O., of Swillington House, Yorkshire.
—Cr. 1824.
Elder son of George William Lowther, Esq., who d.
1890, by Mary Frances Alice, eldest dau. of the late
Col. diaries Bingham, R.A. ; b. 1880 ; «. his grand-
father Sir Charles Hugh Lowther, 3rd Bart., 1894;



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m. 1909 Marjorie Noel, youngest dau. of the late
Thomas Fielden, Esq., M.P., of Grimston Park, York-
shire. Sir Charles Lowther, who was educated at
Winchester, and was formerly Capt. 8th Hussars, is
a Magistrate for the W. Eidiiig of Yorkshire (was on
the roll for High Sheriffof Yorkshire for 191.5 and was
on the roll for Northamptonshire for 1916), Major
and Brevet Lieut.-Col. Northamptonshire Yeo., and
Patron of 1 living ; has the Italian Croce di Guerra. —
Swillington House, Lr.eds; Tliornby House, Northampton.
Heir, his son William Guy, b. 1912.

LOWTHER, Alice, Lady.

Eldest dau. of Atherton Blight, Esq., of Philadelphia,
and Newport, U.S.A.; m. 1905 the Right Hon. Sir
Gerard Augustus Lowther, 1 st and only Bart. (cr. 1914),
G.C.M.G., C.B., who was Consul-Gen. at Buda-Pesth
1898-9; Secretary of Embassy at Washington 1899-
1001 ; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipoten-
tiary at Santiago 1901-4, and to H.I.M. the Sultan
of Morocco and Consul-Gen. at Murocco 1904-8, and
Ambassador at Constantinople 1908-13, and who d.
1916, leaving 2 daus. — 23, Belgrave Square, s.w.

LOWTHER, Sir Henet Crofton, G.C.V.O.,
K.C.M.a.-Cr. K.C.M.G. 1913, G.C.V.O.
■ 1914.

Youngest son of Brabazon Lowther, Esq., J.P., of
Shrigley Park, Cheshire, who d. 1877, by Ellen Jane, I
who d. 1906, only child of the late Thomas Legh, Esq., '
M.P., LL.D., of Lyme Park, Cheshire; b. 1858; m. ,
1906 Dorothy Emily Olga, 2nd dau. ot Sir Frederick
Robert St. John, K.C.M.G., formerly H.M.'s Minister '
to the Swiss Confederation. Sir Henry Lowther, who ]
was educated at Harrow and at Balliol Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1881, M.A. 1887), and appointed an Attach^ in
the Diplomatic Service 1883. a 3rd Secretary 1885,
and a 2n(l Secretary 1SS8, was Secretary of Legation
at Rio de Jamlro" 1001 6 ; Councillor of Embassy at
Tokio 19(16-9, and Envoy Extraordinary and Minister
Plenipotentiary to Chile 1909-13 and at Copenhagen
1913-16; has the Grand Cross of the Danish Order
of the Dannebrog and the Chilian Order of Merit.—
Carlton, and New Unioersiti/ Ciuhs, s.w. ; St. James's
Club, w.

LOWTHER. Major-Gen. Sir (Henry) Cecil,
K.C.M.G., C.B., C.V.O., D.S.O.— Cr. J 918.

Youngest son of the Hon. William Lowther, of Camp-
' sea Ashe, Suffolk, who d. 1912, by the Hon. Charlotte
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