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sq., of Garden
Hill, CO. Dublin, who d. 1864, by Rebecca, who d.
1905, 8th dau. of the lale Benjamin Clarke Fisher,
Esq., of Cherry Mount, co. Waterford ; b. 1847 ; m. 1st
1880 Amy, who d. 1901, dau. of the late William Leigh
Smith, Esq., of Crowham, Sussex; 2ndly 1903 Mili-
cent, dau. of the late Major-Gen. John Ludlow. Sir
Norman Moore, who was educated at Owens Coll.,
Manchester, and at St. Catharine's Coll., Cambridge
(B.A. 1869, M.A. and M.B. 1872, M.D. 1876, M.R.C.P.
1873, F.R.C.P. 1877), was House Physician, St. Bar-
tholomew's Hospital, 1872-4 ; Casualty Physician
1875-7 ; Assistant Physician 1883-1902 and Phj'sician
1902-11; Lecturer on Comparative Anatomy 1874-85,
on Pathology 1887-93 and on Principles and Practice
of Medicine 1893-191 1 ; Harveian Orator 1901 ; Senior
Censor 1908; Har\'eian Librarian 1910-13 and Rede
Lecturer, Cambridge, 1914 ; has been President of the
R. Coll. of Physicians since 1918 and is Consulting
Physician and Emeritus Lecturer on Principles and
Practice of Melicine at St. Bartholomew's Hospital,
the Representative of the R. Coll. of Physicians on the
Gen. Medical Council, an Hon. Fellow of St. Catharine's
Coll., Cambridge, and Author of several works on
medical subjects and of the " History of St. Bartholo-
mew's Hospital." — Hancox, Whatlinijioti, Sussex ;
Athenmum Club, s.w. ; 67, Gloucester Place, Portman
Square, w.

Heir, his son Alan Hilary, Author of several works on
nautical subjpcts ; educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll.,

„__,,,-:j— ,n . ,„„n w„ ^^^ jj ^.^^ jgj,^ D.P.H.,

MOORE, Adm. Sir Arthur William, G.C.B.,
G.C.V.O., C.M.G.— Cr. K.C.B. 1902
K.C.V.O. 1905, G.C.B. 1911, G.C.V.O.

Son of the late Rev. Edward Moore, Hon. Canon of
Canterbury, by Lady Harriet Janet Sarah, who d. 1870,
youngest dau. of Charles William Henry, 4th Duke of
Buccleuch; b. 1847. Is an Adm, ret.; was a Naval


A.D.C. to Queen Victoria 1895-9, a Lord of the
Admiralty 1898-1901, Comm.-in-Chief of the Cape of
Good Hope Station 1001-4; Second in Command of
the Channel Fleet 1906, and Commander-in-Chief on
the China Station 1906-S and at Portsmouth 1911-12;
has the Grand Cross of the R. Norwegian Order of
St. Olaf and the Order of the Medjidie, 3rd Class.—
United Service, and Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ; 21, CheMer
Square, s.w.

MOORE, Adm. Sir Archibald Gordon Henry
Wilson, K.C.B., C.V.O.— Cr. 1014.

Second son of John Wilson Moore, Esq., who d. 1874,
by Nina Augusta Erina, who d. 1868, otli dau. of the
late Robert Gun-Cuninghame, Eisq., D.L., of Mount
Kennedy, co. Wicklow ; b. 1862; m. 1887 Edith
Maud, dau. of Fleet Paymaster Edward Madgewick
Roe, ret. R.N. Sir Archibald Moore is an Adm. ret. ;
accompanied the Garter Mission to the Shah of Persia
1903 and was Naval Assistant to the 1st Sea Lord of
the Admiralty 1907-8 ; Naval A.D.C. to H.M, King
Edward VIL 1909-10 and to H.M. King George V.
1910-11; Director of N.-ival Ordnance and Torpedoes
1909-12; 3rd Sea Lord of the Admiralty 1912-14, ■■!

and Controller of the Mechanical Warfare Depart-
ment, Ministry of Munitions, \%\1-\Q.— Graenwood,
Fareham, Hampshire ; Junior United Service Club, s.w.

MOORE, Major-Gen. the Hon. Sir Newton
James, K.C.M.G.— Cr. 1910.

Son of the late James Moore, Esq.. of Bunbury, W.
Australia; b. 1870; m. 1908 Isabella, dau. of John
Lowrie, Esq., of Ferguson, W. Australia. Sir Newton
Moore is a Surveyor and Civil Engineer, a J.P. for W.
Australia, President of the W. Australia Institute "

of Surveyors, and Major-Gen. Australian Imperial
Forces ; was formerly Lieut.-Col. Comm. 18th Aus-
tralian Light Horse, V.D.; started the first Mounted
Infantry Corps in W. Australia ; was Mayor of Bun-
bury 1900-4 ; President of the W. Australian Munici-
pal Association 1904-5 ; Minister for Lands and for
Agriculture, AV. Australia, 1905-6; Prime Minister and
Minister for Lands 1906-9; Prime Minister and
Colonial Treasurer 1909-10; Officer Comm. Austra-
lian Intelligence Corp.s in W. Australia 1908-11,
and Agent-Gen. for W. Australia in London 1911-17,
and Gen. Officer Comm. the Australian Imp. Force
in the United Kingdom, with the temp, rank of Brig.
adier-Gen., 1915-17; sat as M.P. for St. George,
Hanover Square, Oet.-Dcc. 1918 and has sat for m

Islington N. since Dec. 1918. — 51, Cadogun Gardens,
s.w. ; Savot/ House, Strand, w.c.

MOORE, Sir John William, Knt.— Cr. 1900.

Elder son of the late William Daniel Moore, Esq., M.D.
Dublin and Cambridge, of 40, Fitzwilliam Square West,
Dublin, by Catherine Mary, dau. of the late Mark
Monsarrat, Esq., of Dublin ; b. 1845 ; m. 1st 1876 EUie,
who d. 1878, only dau. of the late John Ridley, Esq.,
M.D., of Moore Hall, Tullamore, King's Co. ; 2ndly
1881 Louisa Emma, youngest dau. of the late Edmund
John Armstrong, Esq., D.L., of Lismoher, co. Clare. Sir
John Moore, wlio was educated at Dublin High School
and at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 1865, M.D. 1871,
M.A. 1907, Hon. D.Sc. Oxford 1904), is a D.L.
for the CO. of tlie City of Dublin, and Senior Physi-
cian to the Meath Hospital, Dublin ; was President
of the R. Coll. of Physicians of Ireland 1898-1900;
appointed an Hon. Physician-in-Ordinary to H.M.
King George V. in Ireland 1912.-40, Fitzwilliam
Square West, Dublin ; University Club, Dublin.

MOORE, Sir Frederick William, Knt.,
F.L.S.— Cr. 1911.
Eldest son of Dr. David Moore, of Glasnevin, who d.
1879, by Margaret, dau. of the late Thomas Baker,




Esq., of Bublin ; b. 1857 ; m. 1901 Phylis W., dau. of
the late Robert Paul, Esq., of Broomhill, Drumcondra, '
CO. Dublin. Sir Frederick Moore, -who Tvas educated
in Hanover and in Dublin (M.A. E. Unir, of Ireland
1909), is Curator of the E. Botanic Gardens, Dublin.—
lioijal Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin.

MOORE, Arthur Hughes Games Christian, ,
Esq., of Cronkbourne, Isle of Man. j

Only surviving son of iijthur William Moore, Esq., }
C.V.O., J.P., Speaker of the House of Keys, of Cronk- 1
bourne, who d. 1909, by Louisa Elizabeth Wynn (who :
m. 2ndly 1911 GeorgeFrederickClueas, Esq., Barrister.
at-Law), 2nd dau. of the late Ven. Joshua Hughes-
Games, formerly Vicar of Hull, and Archdeacon of Man ; ;
b. 1895. — Cronkbourne, Douglas, Me of Man.

MOORE, Capt. Charles Joseph Henry ^
O'Hara, M.C, of Mooresfort, and Aherlow
Castle, CO. Tipperary.

Younger and only surviving son of Arthur John Moore,
Esq., M.P., J.P. and D.L., of Mooresfort and Aherlow
Castle, who d. 1904, by Mary Lucy, only dau. of
Sir Charles Clifford, 1st Bart., of Flaxbourne, New
Zealand ; b. 1880 ; wi. 1917 Lady Dorothie Mary Evelyn
Feilding (who has the British Mil. Medal, the Order of
Leopold of Belgium and the Croix de Guerre), 2nd dau.
of Rudolph Robert Basil Aloysius Augustine, 9th Earl
of Denbigh and 8th Earl of Desmond, C.V.O., and has
a dau., Ruth Mary. Capt. Moore, who was educated
at Beaumont Coll., is a J.P. and D.L. for eo. Tipperary, '
and Capt. Irish Guards. — Mooresfort, Tipperary ; ,
Akerlow GaMle, Banska, co. Tipperary; White's, and
Guards' Clubs, s.w. ; 64, Pont Street, s.w.

MOORE, Charles Louis George, Esq., of,
Appleby Hall, Leicestershire. ]

Eldest son of George John Moore, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
of Appleby Hall, who d. 1916, by Louisa, 6th dau. of
the late Samuel Trehawke Kekewieh, Esq., M.P., of
Peaniore, Devonshire ; b. 1876; m. 1902 Lilian Emily, '
3rd dau. of the late AVilliam Gostling, Esq., of North- j
fleet, Kent. Mr. Moore, who was educated at Eton, is '
Lord of the Manor of Appleby-Parva and Patron of
Appleby. — Appleby Hall, Atherstone, Leicestershire ;
Stoke Lodge, Stoke Fleming, S. Devon ; Junior Carlton
Club, s.w.

MOORE, George Augustus, Esq., of Moore
Hall, CO. Mayo.
Eldest son of George Henry Moore, Esq., of Moore Hall
(sometime M.P. for co. Mavo, High Sheriff 1867, who
d. 1870), by Mary, who d. 1895, dau. of the late
Maurice Blake, Esq., of Ballinafad ; b. 1852. Was
High Sheriff of co. Mayo 1905.— Moore Hall, Bally-

Heir Pres., his brother Maurice George, C.B., Brevet-Col. ret.,
late Comiaught Rangers; wi.? on the roll for High Sheriff
of CO. Mayo for Wll ; h. ia64 ; m. 1889 Evelyn, elcjest dau.
of the late John Stratford Handcock, Esq., of Carautrila
Park, CO. Galway, and has a son, • Maurice George Henry
Patrick, 6. 1834.

MOORE, Henry, Esq., of Cremorgan, Queen's

Eldest son of Lewis Moore, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Cremorgan, who d. 1880, by Mary Sarah, 2nd dau.
of the late Charles Launcelot Sandes, Esq., of India-
ville, Queen's Co.; b. 1843. Mr. Moore, who was
educated at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 1866), is a J.P.
and D.L. for Queen's Co. (High Sheriff 1883).— Cre-
morgan, Timahoe, Queen's Co.

MOORE, John Byers Gunning, Esq., of
Coolnafraiiky, co. Tyrone.
Eldest son of James Moore, Esq., of Dalchoolin,
who d. 1884, by Eliza, dau. of the late John Byers

Gunning, Esq. ; b. 1840 ; m. 1869 Ada Maria Caroline,
who d. 1910, dau. of the late Thomas West, Esq.
Mr. Moore, who was educated at St. Peter's Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1863, M.A. 1866), and called to the
Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1865, is a J.P., and D.L. for
CO. Tyrone (High Sheriff 1871).— C'oofo«/>-a»X;y, Cooks-
town, CO. Tyrone ; New University Club, s.w.

MOORE, Col. Joseph Scott, of Manor- Kilbride,
CO. Wicklow.
Eldest surviving son of Joseph Fletcher Moore, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., of Manor-Kilbride, who d. 1916,by Jane,
who d. 1917, dau. of the late James Atkinson, Esq., of
Monkstown, eo. Dublin ; b. 1865 ; m. 1902 Violet Grace
Hastings, only dau. of the late Charles Wheler Wheler,
Esq., of Ledston Hall, Yorkshire, and of Otterden Place,
Kent. Col. Moore, who was educated at the R. Mil.
Coll., Sandhurst, and was Director of Supplies and
Transport, Irish Command, 1914-15, is a Magistrate for
eo. Wicklow, and Col. ret., late R.A.S.C. — Manor-
Kilbride, via Dublin ; Army and Navy Club, s.w.

MOORE, the Misses, of Dromont, co. Tyrone.

Ethel Mary Christina ; Marjory Cecil, and Helen Noel
Stuart, dans, of Hugh Stuart Moore, Esq., J.P., of
Dromont, who d. 1906, by Mary Charlotte, younger dau.
of the late John William Kelly, Esq., of St. Helen's,
CO. Mayo. — Dromont, Aughnacloy, co. Tyrone; Resi-
dence : Kilternan Grange, Kilteman, co. Dublin,

MOORE, Mrs., of Barne Park, co. Tipperary.

Lilian Julietta Matson, youngest dau. of Henry John
Simonds, Esq., J.P., of Caversham, Oxfordshire, who
d. 1896, by Julia, who d. 1874, only dau. of the late
Signor Victor Pilati, of Brest; m. 1909 Randal
Kingsmill Moore, Esq., late Lieut. S. of Ireland Imp.
Yeo., previously 3rd Batt. Leiuster Eegt., of Barne
Park, a J.P. and D.L. for co. Tipperary (High Sheriff
1904), who d. lUS. — Barne Park. Clonmel, co.

MOORE, Mrs., of Grimeshill, Westmorland.
Margaret Elizabeth, youngest dau. of the Rev. John
Marsden Wright, Rector of Tatham, Lancashire, who
d. 1873, by Mary Lea, who d. 1871, eldest dau. of the
late Samuel Salisbury, Esq., of Lowhill, Liverpool ;
m. 1863 William Middleton Moore, Esq., of GrimeshiU,

I a J.P. and D.L. for Westmorland (High Sheriff 1879),
who was formerly Capt. 6th E. Lancashire Militia,
and previously Lieut. 15th Foot, and who d. 1909,
leaving a dau., *Ella Elizabeth, m. 1885 Frederick
Carleton Cowper, Esq., yrhod. 1898, leaving issue (see
Cowper, of Unthank, and Carleton, Cumberland). —
Grimeshill, Kirkby Lonsdale, Westmorland.

MOORE, Mrs., of Lawneswood, Stafibrdshire.
Eliza Jane, only surviving child of Col. Thomas Wil-
liam Fletcher, a J.P. and D.L. for cos. Stafford
and Worcester, M.A., F.R.S., F.S.A., and F.G.S., of
Lawneswood, who d. 1893, by Jane Maria, who d.
1892, dau. of the late James Russell, Esq., of Bescot
Hall and Endwood Court, Staffordshire ;m. 1861 George
William Moore, Esq., of Abbeylands, Staffordshire,
who d. 1864, only son of the lale William Moore, Esq.,
of Wychdon Lodge, Staffordshire, J.P. and D.L. (High
Sheriff 1839).— iawncsM^ooti House, near Stourbridge.

Heir, her nephew Thomas Russell Fletcher, Af.C, Capt.
R.F.A. : formerly Midshipman R.N.. elder son of Walter
Bracebridge Fletcher. Esq., late Lieut. 84th Regt. (younger
son of the late Col. Thomas William Fletcher, of Lawnes-
wood), who ti. 1H89, by Agnes (who m. 2udly 1896 Arthur
Lionel Stamps, Esq., of Pool Hall, Wishaw), dau. of
Frederick Joliiisou, Esq., of Edgbaston ; h. 1886; m. 1 90S
Minnie, youngest dau. of Thomas Hayler, Esq., of Croydon,




MOORE, Mrs. Lyon, of Molenan, co. London- ;
derry ; and of Cliff, co. Donegal. '

Mary Elizaljeth, eldest dau. of John Munn, Esq., of

Londonderry, who d. 1869, by Patience Elizabeth, dan. ;

of the late William Orr, Esq., of Strabane; m. 1867

Kohert Lyon Moore, Esq., of Molenan, a J.P. and

D.L. for CO. Londonderry (High SherifiF 1877), and a J.P.

for CO. Donegal (High Sheriff 1886), who d. 1902,

leaving, with other issue, a son, * Robert Lyon, Capt.

ret., late The Buffs (£. Kent Regt.), Major Reserve of

Officers, and temp. Major King's R. Rifle Corps ; i

formerly Capt. 3rd Hussars ; has the Order of the

Medjidie, 4th Class; b. 1868; m. 1907 Sally, eldest

dau. of Gen. John A. Halderman, U.S. Ai'my, and MOORE, WiLLIAM Geoffret, Esq., of Moore

widow of Edwin Wilson, Esq. — Molenan, Londonderry ; Fort, CO. Antrim.

Cliff, BelleeK; co. Fermanayh. ^ Only son of John Bloore, Esq., of Moore Fort, who

CO. Antrim, and a Member of the Gen. Sj-nod and of
the Diocesan Court, and was Parliamentary Private
Secretary to the Right Hon. George Wyndham, Chief
Secretary for Ireland, 1902-4, M.P. for the N. Antrim
Div. of CO. Antrim 1899-1906, and for the N. Div. of
CO. Armagh Nov. 1906-1917, and Senior Crown
Prosecutor for Belfast 1915-17; appointed a Judge
of the King's Bench Div. of the High Court of Justice
in Ireland 1917 .—Moore Lodge, KUrea, Belfast;
1, Clarinda Park, Kingstown; Carlton Cluh, s.w. ;
SackmlU Street Club, Dublin; Ulster Club, Belfast;
B. St. George Yacht Club, Kingstown.

MOORE, Lieut.-Col. Richard St. Leger, C.B.,
of Killashee, co. Kildare.
Eldest son of Richard Moore, Esq., of Killashee,
J. P., who d. 1881, by Emma Frances, who d. 1889,
eldest dau. of the late Richard Sharp, Esq., of
Apps Court, Surrey ; b. 1848 ; m. 1873 Alice
Geraldiue, 3rd dau. of the late Joseph Pratt-Tynte,
Esq., ol Tynte Park, co. Wicklow, and has, with other
issue, an only son, * Richard Stephen Tyute, Lieut,
(formerly temp. Capt.) 12th Lancers ; educated at tlie
R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; 4. 1890. Lieut.-Col. Moore,
who was formerly Capt. 5th Lancers, and subsequently
Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col. S. of Ireland Imp. Yeo.,
commanded the 17th Batt. Imp. Yeo. in S. Africa, and
is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Kildare (High Sheriff 1899),
and an Hon. Lieut.-Col. in the Army. — Killashee
Bouse, A'aas; Army and Kavy Club, s.w.; Cavalry \
Club, w. ; Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

d. 1916, by his 1st wife Amy Elizabeth, who d. \
2nd dau. of the late John Nicholls, Esq., of Chester ;
b. 1885; m. 1911 Sara Emily, youngest dau. of the
late Thomas Moore, E.sq., of Flowerfield, co. London-
derry. Mr. Moore was educated at Napier, New
Zealand. — Residence: Eivcrbank, l^apier. New Zealand.

MOORE, William Robert, Esq., of High-
bullen, Devon.
Only son of William Moore, Esq., of Highbullen, who
d. 1897, by Rebecca Spencer, only dau. of the late
Robert Harvey, Esq., of Exeter; b. 1853; m. 1891
Helen Elizabeth Ethel, eldest dau. of Col. Tapp, late
23rd Madras L.I., and has, with other is.sue, a son,
* William Harvey, educated at New Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1914, M.A. 1919); b. 1891. Mr. Moore, who
was educated at St. John's Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1880), and called to the Bar at the Inner Temple
1884, is a Magistrate for Devon. — Highbullen, Chulm-
leigh, Devon.

MOORE, Thomas Coney TUNNARD-, Esq.,
of Framptou Hall, Lincolnshire.
Elder son of Charles Thomas John Moore, Esq., C.B.,
F.S.A., J.P. and D.L., of Framptou Hall, whod. 1900,
by Frances Mary Vassal!, who d. 1901, eldest dau. of the
late Henry Richard Roe, Esq., of Gnaton Hall, Devon ;
b. 1854; m. 1st 1885 Eliza Moresby, who d. 1897,
eldest dau. of the late Robert Azlack White, Esq. ; ;
2ndly 1899 Elizabeth Constance, youngest dau. of the ,
Rev. Leopold Poynder, M.A., of Wooton St. Lawrence, \
Hampshire, and has, with a dau. (by his 1st marriage), I
a son, * Thomas Charles Poynder, b. 1904. Mr.
Tunnard-Moore, who was educated at Rughv and at 1
Magdalen CoU., Oxford (B.A. 1877), called to the Bar :
at Lincoln's Inn 1879, and assumed the prefix surname ^
of Tunnard after his grandmother, Anna, dau. and '

heiress of the late Thomas Tunnard, Esq., of Framptou ; -,^ „„„ .^,-, -^ „„
HaU, is a Magistrate for Lincolnshire and for Hamp- ^ MOOKHi-DlLbOJN,

MOORE. See Drogheda ; Macartney-Filgate ; Mount
Cashell ; Parkin - Moore ; Stewart-Moore ; and

MOORE-BRABAZON, William Lockhart
Chambre, Esq., of Tara Hall, co. Meath.

Elder son of Lieut.-Col. John Arthur Henry Moore-
Brabazon. formerly Major Bengal Staff Corps, of Tara
Hall, who d. 1908, by Emma Sophia, eldest dau. of
Alfred Richards, Esq., Barrister-at-Law ; b. 1880; m.
1910 Elsie Louise Margaret, dau. of the late James
Strachan, Esq., of Nairn. Mr. Moore-Brabazon, who
was formerly Lieut. Coldstream Guards, is Capt. 3rd
Batt. R. Irish Regt.— Tara Hall. co. Meath.

Mrs., of Widdincrton,

shire ; late Lieut. R. S. Lincoln M-ilii
Dunedin, Boscombe Park, Bournemouth.

-Residence :

MOORE, Mr. Justice William, of Moore
Lodge, CO. Antrim.

Eldest son of William Moore, Esq., M.D., of Moore
Lodge (President of the Coll. of Physicians, Ireland,
1883-4, and Physician to King Edward VII.), who d.
1901, by Sidney Blanche, dau. of the late Abraham
Fuller, Esq., of Woodfield, King's Co. ; 4.1864; m. 1888
Mary Helen Gertrude, 4ch dau. of the late Joseph
Wilson, Esq., D.L., of Lissidian, co. Armagh, and has,
with other issue, a son, * William Samson, temp. Lieut.
Army Service Corps ; b. 1891 ; m. 1915 Ethel C. G.,
2nd dau. of W. L. Wheeler, Esq., of Adelaide Park,
Belfast. Mr. Justice Moore, who was educated at Marl-
borough Coll. and at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 18815,
M.A.), called to the Bar at King's Inns, Dublin, 1887,
and at Lincoln's Inn 1899, .and elected a Bencher of
King's Inns 1910, is a J.P., D.L. and Grand Juror for


Violet Mary, eldest dau. of Charles Henry Crompton-
Roberts, Esq., of Drybridge, Monmouthshire, who d.
1891, by Mary, dau. of Roger Crompton, Esq., of
Breightmet, Lancashire; m. 1900 John Moore-Dillon,
Esq., of Widdington (son of the late John Moore-
Dillon, Esq., of Greenville, co. Galway), who d. 1903. —
Widdington, Newport, Essex.

MOORE-GWTN, Joseph Edward, Esq., ol
Dyfiryn, Neath, Glamorganshire.

Eldest and only surviving son of the Rev Joseph
Moore, M.A., R.D., of Buckland, Berks, who d. 1876,
by Sarah, 3rd dau. of the late Rev. John Davison, B.D.,
Canon of Worcester ; b. 1850 ; m. 1876 Edith, O.B.E.,
eldest dau. of the late Rev. William Jephson, M.A.,
and has, with other issue, a son, 'Joseph Gwyn, a
Magistrate for Glamorganshire and for Breconshire,
and Major ret., late Glamorganshire Yeo.; b. 1879;
m. 1907 Olive, 2nd dau. of the late Arthur Gilbertson,




Esq., of Glanrhyd, Glamorganshire, and has, with |
other issue, a son, *Howel Joseph, b. 1914. Mr.
Moore- GwjTi, who was educated at Winchester Coll., i
and assumed by royal license 1900 the surname of
Moore-Gwyn in compliance with the will of his uncle,
Howe! Gwyn, Esq., is a J.P. and D.L. for Glamor-
ganshire, and for Breconshire (High Sheriff 1902),
and Hon. Commandant 4th Batt. Glamorganshire Vol.
Eegt. — Byjfryn, near Neath, Glamorganshire;
Abercrave House, Ystradgynlais, Breconshire; Junior
Carlton Club, s.w.

MOORE-HODDER, William Henet John, Esq.,
of Hoddersfield, co. Cork.
Only son of William Henry Moore-Hodder, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of Hoddersfield, Col. of the North Cork Rifles,
who d. 1859, by his 2nd wife Lucy Eliza, who d. 1898,
eldest dau. of the late Col. Need, of Mansfield Wood-
house, Notts ; b. 1846. Educated at Eton and at the
R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ; is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Cork
(High Sheriff 1899).— Residence : Byecroft, Bray,
CO. Wicklow.

MOORE-STEVENS, Col. Richard Abthuk,
of Winscott, Devon.
Eldest surviving son of John Curzon Moore-Stevens,
Esq., J.P., D.L., M.P., of Winscott, who d. 1 903, by
Elizabeth Anne, who d. 1889, dau. of the late Rev. Peter
Johnson, Prebendary of Exeter; h. 1834; »i. 1886
May, dau. of Frederick Haworth, Esq., and has, with
another son and a dau., * John Richard Charles, b. 1900.
Col. Moore-Stevens, who was educated at Winchester
and at Ch.Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1878. M.A. 1880), is a J.P.
and D.L. for Devon, and Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. late
Unattached List, Special Reserve, previously Comm.
3rd Batt. Devonshire Regt. ; was a Draft Conducting
Officer, with the temp, rank of Major, 1915-19. —
Winscott, Torrington, N. Devon ; Carlton Club, s.w.

MORANT, Sir (George) Digbt, K.C.B.— Cr.

Eldest son of George Morant, Esq., J.P.,late Grenadier
Guards, of Shirley House, Carrickmacross, co.
Monaghan, who d. 1874, by Lydia, who d. 1901.
youngest dau. of the late John Hemphill, Esq., of
Rathkenny, co. Tipperary; b. 1837; tn. 1866 Sophia
Georgina, who d. 1911, youngest dau, of the late Col.
George William Eyres, formerly Grenadier Guards.
Sir Digby Morant, who was educated at Burney's R.N.
School, Gosport, is an Adm. ret., and Patron of 1 living,
and was Commodore at Hong Kong 1884-7, Superin-
tendent of Pembroke Dockyard 1887-9, and Adm.
Superintendent of Chatham Dockyard 1892-5; has
the Order of the Medjidie, 6th Class. — United Service
Club, S.W.; 31, Redcliffe Square, s.w.

MORANT, Sir Robert Laurie, K.C.B.—
Cr. 1907.
Eldest son of Robert Morant, Esq., of Hampstead,
who d. 1873, by Helen Maria Eliza, dau. of the late
Rev. Henry Lea Berry, of Warminster, Headmaster
of Mill HiU School; A. 1863; m. 1896 Helen, dau.
of the late Edwin Cracknel!, Esq., of The Grange,
Wetheringsett, Suffolk. Sir Robert Morant, who was
educated at Winchester and at New Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1885, M.A. 1889), was formerly employed in
Educational Work in England and in Siam, sub-
sequently in the Board of Education at Whitehall,
and was Permanent Secretary to the Board of Educa- 1
tion 1903-11, and Chairman of the Health Insurance
Commission and Vice-Chairman of the Joint Com-
mittee for National Health Insurance 1912-19;
appointed 1st Secretary of the Ministry of Health
1219.— AthcM(Sum Club, s.w.; Bath Club, w.; 17,
Thurloe Square, s.w.

MORANT, John, Esq., of Brokenlmrst Park,
Only son of Edward John Harry Eden Morant, Esq.,
J.P., of Brokenhurst Park, who d. 1910, by Lady
Kathleen Florence Mary, only dau. of Dudley Henry
Eden, 9th Earl of Harrington; b. 1907; is Patron of
1 living. — Brokenhurst Pari; Lymington, Hampshire.

MORAY, Earl of (Morton Gray Stuart). -
Or. 1561-2.

Youngest son of the Rev. Edmund Luttrell Stuart,
Rector of Winterbourne, Dorsetshire, who d. 1869, by
Elizabeth, who d. 1885, 2nd dau. of the late Rev.
James Leonard Jackson, Rector of Swanage, Dorset-
shire; b. 1855; «. his brother Francis James (Stuart),
16th Earl, 1909; m. 1890 Edith Douglas, dau. of
Rear-Adm.George Palmer. The Earl of Moray, who was
educated at St. John's Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1877,
M.A. 1880), and assumed the additional surname of
Gray on s. to Kinfauns Castle and Gray House 1891,
and relinquished it on s. to the Earldom, sits in the
House of Lords as Lord Stuart, G.B., cr. 1796.—
Kinfauns Castle, Perthshire ; Balmerino, Fife ; Doune
Lodge, Perthshire ; Darnaway Castle, Forres, Elgin-
shire ; Castle Stuart, Inverness ; \ponibristle Park,
Aberdour, Fife.

Heir, his son Francis Douglas, Lord Doune, M.C., Capt.
Scottish Horse Yeo. and R.A,P. ; educated at Eton and at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1914, M.A. 1918) ; h. 189J.

MORA.Y, Gertrude Floter, Countess of.

Youngest dau. of the Rev. Francis Smith, Rector of I
Tarrant Rushton. Dorsetshire, who d. 1851, by Mary i
Isabella, dau. of the late Capt. Richard Bogue, R.H..\. ;
m. 1879 Francis James, 16th Earl of Moray, who
d.s.p. 1909.— WestJieM, Wimborne, Dorsetshire.

MORAY . See Drummond-Moray.

MORCOM, Mrs., of Hawerby Hall, Lincoln-
shire. II
Maria, only child of Theophilus John Harneis, Esq.,
J.P., of Hawerby Hall, who d. 1901, by Maria, dau. of
the late James Bass Topham, Esq., of Candlesby Hall,
Lincolnshire; ?n. 1872 the Rev. William Genn Morcom,
M.A. of Exeter Coll., Oxford, formerly Vicar of St.
Michael and All Angels, Hackney, who d. 1909, and
has, with other issue, a son, * Theophilus

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