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. Yorksliire
Dragoons Yeo. and Lord of the Manor of Ardsley. —
— Ardsley House, Barnslcy, Yorkshire.

MICKLETHWAIT, St. John Gore, Esq.,
of Penhein, Monmouthshire.
Only son of John Pollard Micklethwait, Esq., J.P., of
Penhein, who d. 1909, by Mary, only child of the late
Frederick Gore, Esq.; b. 1870; »!. 1898 Annie Elizabeth,
3rd dau. of the Rev. Frederic James Aldrich-Blake,
Rector of Welsh Bicknor, Herefordshire, and has, with
other issue, a son, * St. John Aldrich, Midshipman
R.N. ; educated at the R. Naval Colls, at Osborne and
Dartmouth; A. 1901. Mr. Micklethwait, who was
educated at Clifton Coll. and at Univ. Coll., Oxford
{B.A. 1892, M.A. and B.C.L. 1896), and called to the
Bar at the Middle Temple 1893, is a Member of the
Governing Body of the Welsh Church. — Penhein,
Cacrwent, Chepstow; United Unioersiiy Club, s.w. ;
St. Olafs, Lancaster Road, Wimbledon, s.w. ; 4,
Temple Gardens, e.c.

MIDDBLTON, Marmaduke Francis, Esq., of
Myddelton Lodge, Yorkshire.

Eldest son of Charles Marmaduke Middelton, Esq.,
of Myddelton Lodge, who d. 1904, by Helen, dau. of
the late Col. Eraser, of Achnagairu, Inverness-shire,
and widow of George Huntley Duff, Esq., of Muirtown,
Inverness-shire; b.lH&l.— Carlton, and Boodle's Clubs,



MIDDLEBROOK, Sir William, Knt.— Cr.
1916.

Son of John Middlebrook, Esq., of Birstall, Yorkshire,
who d. 1889, by Eliza, who d. 1912, dau. of the late
John Priestley, Esq., of Birstall; b. 1851; »«. 1880
Alma, dau. of the late William Barraclough Jackson,
Esq., of Morley. Sir WiUiam Middlebrook, who was
educated at Huddersfield Coll., and admitted a Solicitor



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1873, IS a Town Councillor of Morley (Mayor 1896 and
1904, and Lortl Mayor of Leeds 1910-11) and has been
M.P. for Leeds S. since 190S.—Thonificld, Morley,
near Leeds ; Pearl Chambers, East Parade, Leeds
Reform, and National Liberal Clnbs, s.w. ; Leeds and
County Liberal Club, Leeds.

MIDDLEMORE, Sir John Throgmoeton,
Bart., of Selly Oak, Worcestersiiire. — Cr.
1919.
Fifth sou of William Middlemore, Esq., J.P., of Bir-
mingham, and Hawkesley, Worcestershire, who d.
1887, by Mary, who d. 1892, 2nd dau. of the late
Thomas Groom, Esq., of Edgbaston ; h. 1844 ; m. 1st
1878 Marian, who d. 1879, 2nd dau. of the late
Richard Bagnall, Esq., J.P.,of Worcester ; 2ndly 1881
Mary, eldest dau. of the late Rev. Thomas Price, Vicar
of Selly Oak, Worcestershire. Sir John Jliddlemore,
who was educated at Edgbaston, -was a Member of the
Birmingham City Council 1833-92 and M.P. for the
N.Div. of Birmingham 1899-1918; is the Founder of
Children's Emigration Homes in Birmingham and of
the Middlemore Home in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and a
J.P. for Worcestershire and for Birmingham. — Lark
Hill, Worcester; Carlton Club, s.w. ; Union Club,
Birmingham.

ll-ir, his son William Hawkalow, 6. 1908.

MIDDLETON, Lord (DiGBy Wentwoeth
Bayard Willoughby). — Cr. 1711-2.

Eldest son of Henrv, 8th Lord, by Julia Louisa, who
d. 1901, only dau. of Sir Alexander William Robert
BosviUe, Ac jure 12th Bart., of Thorpe Hall, Yorksliire ;
b. 1844 ; s. 1877 ; m. 1869 Eliza Maria, only dau. of Sir
Alexander Penrose Gordon-Cumming, 3rd Bart. Lord
Middleton, who was educated at Eton, and was formerly
Hon. Col. 1st E. Riding of Yorkshire R.G.A. Vols.,
V.D., is a Magistrate for the E. and N. Ridings of
Yorkshire, a D.L. for cos. Ross and Notts, and Patron
of 8 livings ; late Capt. Scots Fusilier Guards. — Wol-
laton Hall, Nottingham; Middleton Hall, Tamvoorth ;
Birdsall House, Malton; Settrington House, York; Apple-
cross li.S.O., Ross-shire, N.B.; Carlton, and Junior
Carlton Clubs, s.tx.

Heir Pres., his brother Godfrey Ernest Perclval, late Capt.
9th Lancers, previously Midsliipman R.N. ; educated at
Eton : b. 1847 ; m. 1881 Ida Eleanora Constance, youngest
dau. of the late Col. George William Holmes Boss, and
has had, with other issue, Henry Ernest Digby Hugh
(eldest son), Oomm. E.N. ; b. 1882, and killed in action
1916 ; and • Michael Guy Percival (2nd son), M.O., Lieut,
and temp. Capt. lOtli Duke of Cambridge's Own Lancers
(Hodson's Horse), Indian Army; educated at Wellington
Coll. ; b. 1887.

MIDDLETON, Sir Arthue Edwaed, Bart., of
Belsay Castle, Northumberland. — Cr. 1662.
Elder son of Charles Atticus Monck, Esq., who d. 1856,
by Laura, who d. 1873, dau. of Sir Matthew White
Ridley, 3rd Bart.; b. 1838; «. his grandfather Sir
Charles Miles Lambert Monck, 6th Bart., 1867; re-
sumed in 1876 the family name which had been
exchanged for that of Monck by the 6th Bart. ; m.
1871 Lady Constance Harriet, who d. 1879, dau. of
William Pitt, 2nd Earl Amherst. Educated at Rugby
and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1839); is a
Magistrate for Northumberland (High Sheriff 1884);
was M.P. for Durham 1874-80. — Belsay Castle,
Newcastle-on- Tyne.

Heir, his son Charles Arthur, b. 1873.

MIDDLETON, Sir Thomas (Hudson), K.B.E.,
C.B.— Cr. 1918.

Eldest son of Alexander Allardyce Middleton, Esq.,
J.P., of Cromarty, who d. 1910, by Esther Murray, who
d. 1914, 3rd dau. of the late Rev. Dr. Walter Ross



Taylor, of Thurso ; h. 1863; m. 1890 Lydia Falcon.r
Eraser Miller, eldest dau. of the late Professor John
Davidson, of Adelaide Univ. Sir Thomas Middleton,
who was educated at Merchiston Castle, at Glasgow
Univ. (B.Sc. 1883), and at Edinburgh Univ. (B.Sc.
1889, M.Sc. Durham 1900, M.A. Cambridge 1902), was
Professor of Agriculture Baroda Coll., India, 1889-96 ;
Lecturer in Agriculture Univ. Coll. of Wales, Aberyst-
with, 1896-9, and Professor of Agriculture Dui-ham
Coll. of Science 1899-1902 and Camb. Univ. 1902-7;
appointed Assistant Secretary Board of Agriculture and
Fisheries 1907, a Deputy Director-Gen. of Food
Production 1917 and a Development Commissioner
1919. — 3, Montpelier Avenue, Ealing, w. ; Board of
Agriculture and Fisheries, Whitehall, s.w.

MIDDLETON, Sir John Page, Knt.— Cr.
1912.

Eldest son of Edmund Plane Middleton, Esq., J.P.,
formerly of Hindringham Hall, and Haynford, Nor-
folk, who d. 1903, by Hannah, who d. 1865, dau.
of the late Christopher Thomas Page, Esq., of
Barniugham Parva ; b. 1851; m. 1875 Caroline,
eldest dau. of the late Paul Bell, Esq., of
Stiffkey, Norfolk. Sir John Middleton, who wag
educated at Uppingham and at Trinity Hall, Cam-
bridge (B.A. 1872), and called to the Bar at the
Middle Temple 1874, was Acting Queen's Advocate,
Gold Coast Colony, Jan.- June 1882; President of
Limassol Dist. Court, Cyprus, 1883-92 ; a Puisne
Judge of the Supreme Court, Cyprus, 1892-1902;
Acting Judge of the Supreme Consular Court, Con-
stantinople. 1894, and a Puisne Judge of the Supreme
Court, Cc.vlon, 1902-12.— i?. Societies' Club, s.w. ; Fly
Fishers' Club, w. ; Bolton Mansions Hotel, s.w.

MIDDLETON, Hastings Peank, Esq., of
Bradford Peverell, Dorset.
Only child of Capt. Frank Middleton, Dorsetshire
Regt., who d.u.p. (killed in action) 1914, by Emily
Florence, 4th dau. of the late Major George Ban-
nister, Bombay S.C, of The Warrens, Essex ; A. 191(1 ;
4'. his grandtather Hastings Burton Middleton, Esq.,
J.P., 1919; is Lord of the Manors of Bradford
Peverell and Muckleford and Patron of Martinstown
living. — Bradford Peverell, near Dorchester, Dorset.

MIDDLETON, Col. Oswald Robeet, of The
Chase, Herefordshire.

Son of Charles John Middleton, Esq., of Little St.
Ann's, Virginia Water, Surrey, who d. 1894, by
Catherine Anne, dau. of the late Rev. Clement Strong,
of Limpsfield, Surrey; b. 1840; m. 1881 Christine,
dau. of Adm. Robert Kerr. Col. Middleton, who
was educated at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, and is a
J.P. and D.L. for Herefordshire, was formerly in
command of 2nd Batt. K.O. Royal Lancaster Regt.
and 4th Regimental ll'ist.— The Chase, Ross, Hreford-
shire ; Athmceum, and Army and Navy Clubs, s.w.

MIDDLETON, Thomas Benjamin, Esq., of
Athgoe Park, co. Dublin.

Eldest son of Alfred Hancock Middleton, Solicitor,
formerly of Athgoe Park, who d. 1910, by Josephine
Turner, who d. 1896, youngest dau. of the late John
Harrison Hargreave, Architect, of Dublin; b. 1855;
m. 1890 Anna Mary, 2nd dau. of the late John Henry,
Esq., J.P., of Richardstown Castle, co. Louth, and has,
with other issue, a son, ''Alfred Henry, Lieut. R.
Munster Fusiliers, attached to the R.A.F. ; b. 1891.
Mr. Middleton, who was educated at Alston Coll. and
at Trinity Coll., Dublin, was admitted a Solicitor,
Ireland, 1876. — Athgoe Park, Shankill, co. Dublin;
26, Eustace Street, Dublin ; R. Irish, and R. Alfred
Yacht Chtbs, Kingstown.

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MIDDLETON, Lieut.-Col. William Henet,
D.S.O., of Midanbarj, Hampsbire.

Eldest surviving son of Hastings Biirton Middleton,
Esq., of Midanbury, and of Bradford Peverell, Dorset,
who d. 1919, by Charlotte Lucia, eldest dau. of the late
EeT. Charles Old Goodford, D.D., Provost of Eton ; b.
1878 ; m. 1908 Percie Vera, younger dau. of the late
Rear-Adm. Arthur Edward Dupuis, and has 2 daus.
Lieut.-Col. Middleton, who was educated at Charter-
house and at Merton Coll., Oxford, is Major and
Brevet Lieut.-Col. Hampshire Regt. — Midanbury,
Bitterne, Hants.



MIDLETON, Viscount (William St. John
Feemautle Beodeick, K.P., P.C.).— Cr.
1717.

Eldest son of William, 8th Viscount, by the Hon.
Augusta Mary, who d. 1903. 3rd dau. of Thomas, 1st
Lord Cottesloe ; *. 1856; «. 1907; m. 1st 1880 Lady
Hilda Charleris, who d. 1901, 3rd dau. of Francis,
9th Earl of Wemyss ; 2ndly 1903 Madeline Cecilia
Carlyle, elder dau. of the late Col. the Hon. John
Constantino Stanley, Grenadier Guards. Viscount
Midleton, who was educated at Eton and at Balliol
Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1879, M.A. 1882), and sits in the
House of Lords as Lord Brodi-ick, G.B. (cr. 1796), is
a J.P. and D.L. for Surrey, Hon. Col. Surrey Yeo.,
and Patron of 3 livings ; late Lieut. 2nd R. Surrey
Militia; was Financial Secretary to the War Office
1886-92, Under Secretary of State for War 1895-8,
and for Foreign Affairs 1898-1900; Secretary of State
for War 1900-3 and for India 1903-6 ; M.P. for
W. Surrey 1880-6 and for the Guildford Div. of
Surrey 1886-1906, and an Aid. of the London C.C.
1907-13.— P«;)e>' Harow, Godalnmtg, Surre;/ ; The
Grange, Midleton, co. Cork ; Carlton, and Athenaum
Clubs, s.w.; 34, Portlaiid Place, w.

//fir. his son George St. John, M.C., Capt Surrey (Queen
Mary's Regt.) Yeo., Acting Major Unemployed List
R.A.F. and a Chevalier of tbe Legion of Honour ; edu-
cated at Eton and at Balliol Coll., Oxford ; b. 1888 : m.
1917 Margaret, dau. of J. Rush, Esq., of Cromer, INorfolk.

MIBRS, Sir Henry Alexander, Knt., P.R.S.,
F.G.S., F.C.S.— Cr. 1912.
Third son of Francis Charles Miers, Esq., C.E., of
Beckenham, Kent, who d. 1908, by Susan Mary, dau.
of the late Edward Wynne Fry, Esq., of Handsworth,
Staffordshire; b. 1858. Sir Henry Miers, who was
educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Oxford (B.A.
1881, M.A. 1884, D.Sc. 1900, Hon. D.Sc. Sheffield
1910, and Manchester 1915, Hon. Ph.D. Christiania
1911), is a Fellow of Magdalen Coll., Oxford, and of
Eton Coll., was an Assistant in the British Museum
1882-95 ; Instructor in Crystallography at the Central
Technical Coll., S. Kensington, 1886-95; Waynflet*
Professor of Mineralogy at Oxford Univ. 189.5-1908;
Vice-President of the Chemical Society 1901-4 and
of the Geological Society 1902-4 ; on the Council of
the R. Society 1901-3 ; President of the Mineralogical
Society 1904-9, of the Geological Section of the British
Association 1905, and of the Educational Section 1910,
and Principal of London Univ. 1908-15; appointed
Vice-chancellor of Victoria Univ., Manchester, 1916. —
Birch Heys, Cromwell Range, Fallowfield, Manchester ;
Athenaum Club, s.w. ; University of London Club, w.c. ;
Union Club, Manchester.

MIERS, Henry Nathaniel, Esq., of Ynjspen-
llwcli, Glamorganshire.
Fifth son of Richard Hill Miers, Esq., of Ynyspenllwch,
who d. 1856 (by Elizabeth Jane, who d. 1869, dau. of
the late John Bonnor, Esq., of Bryn-y-Gwalia, Den-
bighshire), and grandson of the late John Nathaniel
Miers, Esq., of Ynysponllwch, and Cadoxton Lodge, I
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Glamorganshire; b. 1848; m. 1870 Lydia Kate,
dau. of John Miles Probyn, Esq., and has had, with
other issue, a son, Richard Henry Probyn, Capt.
Glamorganshire Yeo. and R. Flying Corps; late Lieut.
Gold Coast Vols.; b. 1873; m. 1906 Vera Enid,
youngest dau. of John Spencer Brydges Todd, Esq.,
C.M.G., I.S.O., and d. (killed whilst flying) 1917,
leaving, with other issue, a son, * Richard Eustace
Probyn, b. 190-. Mr. Miers is a J.P. for cos. Brecon
and G\3.mOT%?m. —Ynyspcnllwch, Swansea; 90, I'ldl-
beach Gardens, Kensington, s.w.

MIEVILLE. Sir Walter Frederick, K.C.M.G.
-Cr. 1898.
Son of the late Andrew Amedee Mieville, by Emily
Dew, of Whitney Court, Herefordshire; b. 1856; /«.
1882 Theodora Johanna, who d. 1915, dau. of the
late Henry Frederick Taylor, Esq. Sir Walter Mieville
was in the Consular Service 1874-84, and Presidi-ut
of the Egyptian Maritime and Quarantine Board of
Health 1884-97 ; is a J.P. ; a Knight Commander of
the Crown of Italy, and a Grand Officer of the Orders
of the Osmanieh and the Medjidie. — 68, Wilhury Road,
Hove, Sussex; R. Societies' Club, s.w. ; Hove Club, Hove.

MILBANK, Sir Frederick Richard Powlett,
Bart, of Barningham Park, Yorkshire ;
and of Norton Court, Radnorshire. — Cr.

1882.

Only son of Sir Powlett Charles John Milbank, iud
Bart., by Edith Mary, 6th dau. of Sir Richard Greni-
Price, 1st Bart.; b. 1881 ; *. 1918; m. 1904 Harriet
Anne Dorothy, eldest dau. of the late Col. John Ger^ild
Wilson, C.B., of Cliffi) H.ill, Yorkshire. Sir Frederick
Milbank, who was formerly Lieut. Yorkshire Hussars
Imp. Yeo., is a Magistrate for Radnorshire, Capt. .'itli
Batt. Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire
Regt. and Patron of 1 living; appointed an Assistant
Provost Marshal 1917. — Nortoti Manor, Norton R.S.U.,
Radnorshire; Barningham Park, Barnard Cus/le,
Yorkshire.



Esq.,



Heir, his son Mark Vane, !>. 1907.



MILBANK, GoDOLPHiN Henry Vane,
of Newsham Hall, Yorkshire.
Eldest son of Henry John Milbank, Esq., of Newsham
Hall, who d. 1872, by his 2nd wife Lady Susan
Georgiana Godolphin, who d. 1903, dau. of George,
8th Duke of Leeds; b. 1866; m. 1890 Sybil Jessie,
dau. of Sir Alfred Hughes, 9th Bart., of East Bergholt
Lodge, Suffolk. Mr. Milbank, who was educated at Eton,
isLieut. ret., late Army Motor Reserve, and temp. Capt.
4th Batt. Suffolk Vol. Regt— Newsham Hall, York-
shire; Residence: Stutton Lodge, Stutton, near Ipswich.

MILBANK -LESLIE-MELVILLE. See Leslie-
Melville.



MILBANKE, Sir Charles John Peniston,
Bart.— Cr. 1661.

Elder son of Lieut.-Col. Sir John Peniston Milbanke,
lOthBart., V.C, temp. Lieut.-Col. Comm. Nottingham-
shire (Sherwood Rangers) Yeo. and Major ret., late
10th R. Hussars (killed in action), by Amelia (of
MuUaboden, co. Kildare), only dau. of the late Lient.-
Col. the Hon. Charles Frederick Crichton, of MuUa-
boden ; b. 1902; «. 1915. Sir Charies Milbanke,
who was educated at the R. Naval Coll., Osborne, is
a Naval Cadet. — MuUaboden, Bailymore Eustace, co.
Kildare ; 15, Mount Street, w.



, his brother Ralph Mark, 6. 1907.



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MILBANKE, Elizabeth Margaret, Lady.

Third dau. of tlie Hon. Richard Denman, Barrister-at-
Law, of Westoi-gate, Sussex, who d. 1887, by Emma,
who d. 1904, youngest dau. of the late Hugh Jones,
Esq., of Lark Hill, Lancashire ; m. 1870 Sir Peniston
Milbanke, 9th Bart., J. P. and D.L., who d. 1899.- 44,
St. George's Hoad, s.w.

MILBANKE. See Umlace, Earl of.



MILBORNE - SWINNERTON - PILKING

TON. See PUkington.

MILBURN, Sir Leonard John, Bart., of
Guyzance, NorthuDiberland.^Cr. 1905.
Second son of Sir John Davison Milburn, let Bart.,
■who d. 1907, by Clara Georgiana, 4th dau. of the late
William Charles Stamp, Esq.; b. 1884 ; s. his brother
Sir Charles Stamp Milburn, 2nd Bart., 1917 ; m. 1917
Joan Katherine Anne Paula, youngest dau. of Henry
Anson-Horton, Esq., of Cation Hall, Derbyshire. Sir
Leonard Milburn, who was educated at Rugby and at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge, and was formerly Lieut.
2nd Northumberland Battery, 1st Northumbrian
Brigade, R.F.A.,T.F., is temp. Lieut. R. Horse Guards
Reserve Regt. — Guyzance, Acklington, Northumber-
land.

Heir, liis son John Nigel, b. 1918.



MILDMAY, the Right Hon. Francis Bingham,
of Shorehatn Place, Kent ; and of Flete,
Devonshire.
Eldest son of Henry Bingham Mildmay, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of Shoreham Place and of Flete, who d.
1905, by Georgiana Frances, who d. 1899, dau. of the
late John Crocker Bulteel, Esq., of Flete ; *. 1861 ;
7)1. 1906 Alice Lilian, 2nd dau. of Charles Seymour
Grenfell, Esq., of Elibank, Buckinghamshire, and has,
with other issue, a son, * Anthony Bingham, b. 1909.
Mr. Mildmay, who was educated at Eton and at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1885), is a J.P. and D.L. for
Devonshire, and Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col. T.F.
Reserve Yeo., late W. Kent Yeo., T.D. ; has been
M.P. for Devonshire, Totnes Div., since 1885.—
Shoreham Place, Sevenoaks, Kent; Flete, Ivybridge,
Devonshire; Travellers', Marlborough, Brooks's, and
Pratt's Clubs, s.w. ; Turf, and Bachelors' Clubs, w. ;
46, Berkeley Square, w.

MILDMAY, Sir Gerald Anthony SHAW-
LEFEVRE-ST. JOHN-, Bart., of Dog-
mersfield Park, Hampshire. — Cr. 1772.

Second son of Sir Henry Bouverie Paulet St. John-
Mildmay, 5ih Bart., wlio d. 1902, by the Hon.
Helena, who d. 1897, 2nd dau. of Charles, 1st
Viscount Eversley (cxt.) ; b. 1860 ; s. his brother
Major Sir Henry Paulet St. John-Mildmay, 6th Bart.,
late Grenadier Guards, 1916; m. 1892 Isabel Emily,
2nd dau. of the late Rev. Charles Arundell St. John-
Mildmay, M.A., of Hazelgrove House, Somerset. Sir
Gerald Shaw-Lefevre-St. John-Mildmay, who was
educated at Eton and at M:igdalene Coll., Cambridge,
anil assumed the prefix surnames of Shaw-Lefevre by
royal license 1900, was formerly Lieut. Hampshire
Yeo. C'av. and is Patron of 3 Vivings.—Dogmtrsjietd
Park, Wii'chfield, Hampshire ; Dockem House, Coates,
Cirencester, Glcuresterskire ; Travellers', and Arthur's
Clubs, s.w.

Ifeir, liis son Anlhony, M.C., Llevit.and temp. Oapt. Grenadier
Guards; educated at Eton and at tlie R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst ; b. 189i.



MILDMAY, Oapt. Charles Beague ST.
JOHN-, of Hollam, Somerset.
Elder son of Arthur George St. .lohn-Mildmay, Esq.,
wlio d. 1884, by his 2nd wife Charlotte Mai-y, who
d. 1908, dau. of the late Charles Heard Beague, Esq.,
R.E., of Hollam, and widow of Major John Thomas
Douglas Halkett, 4th Light Dragoons; *. 1861; m.
1892 Evelyn Augusta, youngest dau. of the late
Capt. Edmond Henry St. John-Mildmay, Equerry
to H.R.H. the Duke of Cambridge, and has a dau.,
Letitia. Capt. St. John-Mildmay, who was educated
at Cheam School, at Marlborough Coll., and at tlie
R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich, is a J.P. and D.L. for
Somerset, and Capt. ret. late R.A., and was formerly
Major Comm. Somerset R.H. A., Territorial Force, which
he raised, and previously Capt. 4th Batt. Somerset-
shire L.I. — Hollam, Dulverion, Somerset; Naval and
Military, and Cavalry Clubs, w.

MILDMAY, Capt. Wyndham Paulet ST.
JOHN-, of Hazlegrove House, Somerset.

Eldest son of the Rev. Charles Arundell St. John-
Mildmay, of Hazlegrove House, who d. 1904, by
Harriet Louisa, who d. 1907, 4th dau. of the late
Hon. and Very Eev. George Neville-Grenville, Dean of
Windsor, Master of Magdalene Coll., Cambridge, and
Chaplain of the Order of the Garter, of Butleigh Court,
Somerset; b. 1855; m. 1889 the Hon. Alice Katharine
Hamilton-Russell, 3rd dau. of Gustavus Russell, 8th
Viscount Boyne. Capt. St. John-Mildmay, who was
educated at Winchester and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sand-
hurst, and was formerly Lieut. North Somerset Y'eo.
Car., and previously Capt. Rifle Brigade, is a Noble
in Austria (Patent, dated 1595), a Magistrate for
Somerset, Lord of the Manor of Qneen Camel, and
Patron of 1 living.

-fMILES, Sir Charles William, Bart., of
Leigh Court, Somerset. — Cr. 1869.
Elder son of Sir Henry Robert William Miles, 4th
Bart., bv Mary, dau. of Frederick Neame, Esq., of
Luton, Selling, Kent; b. 1883; s. 1915; m. 1912
Favell Mary, elder dau. of Charles Gathorne Hill,
Esq., of Poole Court, Gloucestershire, and of Hazel
Manor, Somerset. Sir Charles Milea is Capt. Somerset
L.I. and Patron of 2 livings.

Beir, his son William Napier Maurice, 6. 1913.

MILES, Minnie, Lady.

Dau. of James Spire, Esq., of Innsworth, Gloucester-
shire ; m. 1st 1896 Sir Cecil Leopold Miles, 3rd Bart.,
who d. 1898 ; 2ndly 1904 Frederick Hilton Gibbes,
Esq.— 29, Brunswick Gardens, w.

MILES, Lieut.-Gen. Sir Herbert Scott Gould,
G.C.B., G.C.M.G., G.B.E., C.V.O.— Cr.
K.C.B. 1908, G.C.B. 1914, G.C.M.G.
1916, G.B.E. 1918.

Y'oungest son of Major-Gen. William Miles, H.E.I.C.S.,
whoa!. 1860;*. 1850; m. 1877 Alice, C.B.E., youngest
dau. of the late Joseph Parker, Esq., of Brettenham
Park, Suffolk. Sir Herbert Miles, who was educated
at Wellington Coll., and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1880, is aLieut. -Gen., late R.Munster Fusiliers
(of which Eegt. he is Col.), and a Grand OfScer of the
Legion of Honour ; has the Grand Cross of the Italian
Order of the Crown ; was Commandant of the Staflf
Coll 1898-9 and 1900-3, D.A.G. and Chief Staff
Officer Natol Field Force, S. Africa 1899-1900, Gen.
Officer Comm. the Cape Colony Dist. 1903-4, Director
of Recruiting at Headquarters 1904-8, Q.M.G. to
the Forces and 3rd Mil. Member of the Army Council
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1908-12, and Governor and Commander-in-Chief of
Gibraltar 1913-18.— ^nny and Navy, Arthur's, and
Marlborough Clahs, s.w.

MILES, AuDLEY C'haeles, Esq., of Burtonliill
House, Wiltshire.
Second son of Col. Charles William Miles, of Burton-
hill House, who d. 1892, by Maria Susanna, who d.
1807, cnly duu. of the late Jere Hill, Esq., of Henbury ;
h. 185.5 ; s. his brother Col. Charles Napier Miles,
C.B., M.V.O., J.P., late 1st Life Guards, 1918 ; m.
1884 Eveline Frances, eldest dau. of Sir John 'William
Cradock-Hartopp, 4th Bart., and has, with other issue,
a son, »Thomas Gordon Audley, temp. Lieut. Gen. List
and a Railway Traffic Officer; educated at Eton;
b. 1885; m. 1917 Lady Joan Margaret Montagu-
Stuart- Wortley, youngest dau. of Francis John, '2nd
Earl of Wharncliffe, and has a son, •Anthony Gordon
Napier, b. 1918. Mr. Miles, who was educated at
Eton and at B.N.C., Oxford (B.A. 1878, M.A. 1881),
was Mayor of Woodstock 1897, and Comm. of the
Headquarters Central Detachment, Special Consta-
bulary, Jan. -Sept. 1917. — BurtonhiU House, Malmes-
bury; Bachelors' Club, w. ; Trait's Club, s.w.

MILES, Philip Napier, Esq., of Kings- Weston,
Gloucestersliire.
Only son of Philip William Skynuer Miles, Esq., M.P.,
D.L., of Kings-Weston, who d. 1881, by Pamela
Adelaide, who d. 1910, 5th dau. of the late Lieut.-Gen.
Sir William Francis Patrick N.ipier, K.C.B. ; b. 1805 ;
m. 1899 Sybil Marguerite Gonne, 5th dau. of Arthur
John, 8th Baron de Hochepied Larpent. Mr. Miles is
a J.P. for Gloucestershire (High Sheriff 1916).-
Kings- Weston, Bristol.

MILFORD HAVEN, Marquess of (Louis Alex-
ander MOUNTBATTEN, G.C.B., G.C.V.O.,

K.C.M.G., P.O.)— Or. 1917.
Son ofPrince Alexander of Hesse, G.C.B., who rf. 1888,
by Julie, Princess of Battenberg, dau. of the late
Maurice, Count de Hauke ; b. 1854 ; tii. 1884 his cousin
Princess Victoria Alberta Elizabeth Matilda Mary,
V.A., eldest dau. of H.R.H. Louis IV., Grand Duke of
Hefse, K.G., and granddau. of H.M. Queen Victoria,
The Marquess of Milford Haven, who was naturalized
as a British Subject 1868, and abandoned his
Foreign title and rank (H.S.H. Prince Louis of B.itten-
berg), and assumed the surname of Mountbatten by
royal license 1917, is an Adm. ret., Hon. LL.D. Cam-
bridge 1918, a J.P. and D.L. for the Isle of Wight,
J.P. for Hampshire, a Knight of Justice of the Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, a Knight Grand Cross of the
Legion of Honour and of the Orders of St. Andrew of
Russia, Charles 111. of Spain, the Tower and Sword of
Portugal, and of the Rising Sun of Japan, with
Paulownia, and an ElderBrother of Trinity House, and
was Hon. A.D.C. to H.M. Queen Victoria 1896-1901,
Personal Naval A.D.C. to H.M. King Edward VII.
1901-10, Director of Naval Intelligence 1902-6, in com-
mand of the 2nd Cruiser Squadron 1905-7, Second in
Command of the Mediterranean Fleet 1907-8, Com-
mander-in-Cliief of the Atlantic Fleet 1908-10, in
command of the .'ird and 4th Divs. of the Home Fleet
1911, 2nd Sea Lord of the Admiralty 1911-12, and
1st Sea Lord of the Admiralty 1912-14; has been
Personal Naval A.D.C. to H.M. King George V. si


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