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Thonipson, 2iid dau. of Henry Meysey, 1st Lord Knares-
borougli, and has, with other issue, a son, • Peter Richard,



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NEWTON, Sir Alfred James, Bart.— Cr. 1900.

Third sou of George Beeforth Newton, of Kiittiii;,'-
ham House, Yorkshire, who rf. 1889, by Helen, wh. ,/.
1893, dau. of the late Philip Rowe ; b. 1849; /«.
1874 Elizabeth Jane, eldest dau. of the late Joseph
Watson. Sir Alfred Newton, who was elected an
Aid. of London 1890, was Sheriff of London and
Middlesex 1889 and Lord Mayor of London 1900,
when he founded the City of London Imp. \'ols. ;
has the highest grade of the Order of the Lion and
Sun of Persia, the Order of Leopold of Belgium, the
Grand Cross of the Orders of St. Serba and the
Polar Star of Sweden, and the Grand Cordon of the
Medjidie, and is one of H.M.'s Lieuts. and an Income
Tax Commissioner for the City of London ; appointed
Governor of the Hon. the Irish Society 1906.~Kotting-
ham House, Burtou-on-Trent ; Bath, and Junior Con-
stitutional Clubs,yi.; 17, Cumberland Terrace, Regent's
Park, N.w.

Hiir, his son Harry Kottingham, one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for
the City of London and temp. Major R.A.S.O. ; called
to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1899 ; was Hon. Acting
Secretary of the City Imperial Vols, in S. Africa 1900 ; has
been M.P. for the Harwich Div. of Essex since Jan. 1910;
educated at HMRby and at New OolL, Oxford (B.A. 1898,
M.A. 1901); b. 1876.



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NEWTON, Sir Francis James, K.C.M.G.,
C.V.O.-Cr. 1919.

Third son of Francis Rodes Newton, Esq., of St. Cruz,
W. Indies, -ivho rf. 1887; b. 1857; m. 1889 Henrietta
Strachey, eldest dau. of the late Daniel Cloete, Esq., of
Newlands, Cape Town. Sir Francis Newton, who was
educated at Rugby and at Univ. Coll.,Oxford(B.A. 1879,
M..^. 1890), and called to the Bar at the Inner Temple
1890, was formerly Lieut. 3rd Batt Hampshire Regt.
and A D.C. to the Governor and High Commissioner of
Cape Colony ; Private Secretary to the Prime Minister
1883-4 and to the Governor 1S84-9 ; Acting Admini-
strator and Chief Magistrate British Bechuanaland
1888-9 and 1891-2 ; Colonial Secretary and Receiver-
Gen, thereof 1889-95; Resident Commissioner of
Bechuanaland Protectorate and Tati Dist. 1895-8, and
Colonial Secretary of Briiish Honduras 1898-1901
and of Barbados 1901-2 ; appointed Treasurer of S.
Rhodesia 1903. — Pimento Park, Salisbftry, Rhodesia,
S. Africa ; Arthur's Club, s.w.

NEWTON, Sir (George) Dodglas Cochrane,
K B.B.,of Croxton Park, Cambridgeshire.
-Cr.l919.
Eldest son of George Onslow Newton, Esq., J. P. and
D.L., of Croxton Park, who d. 1900, by his 3rd wife
Lady Alice Laura Sophia, a Lady of Grace of the Order
of St. John of Jerusalem, who d. 1914, 2nd dau. of
Thomas Barnes, 11th Earl of Dundonald ; b. 1879;
m. 1905 Muriel Mary Georgiana, of Kilmorgan,
CO. Sligo, only child of the late Lieut.-Col. Jemmett
Charles Duke, formerly 17th Lancers, of Kilmor-
gan, and has a dau., Myra Alice. Sir Douglas
Newton, who was educated at Eton and at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1902, M.A. 1905), is a J.P.
and C. Aid. for Cambridgeshire, a J.P. for Hunting-
donshire (High Sheriff of Cambridgeshire and Hunting-
donshire 1909), and Patron of 2 livings. — Croxton
Park, St. Neots ; Carlton, and Boodles Clubs, s.w. ;
Bachelors' Club, w.

-f NEWTON, Sir William, Knt., K.C.— Cr.
1905.
Eldest son ot William Newton, Esq., of Bourbon,
Mauritius, formerly Inspector of Works, Mauritius ;
/). 18—; called to the Bar at the Middle Temple
18G3 ; is a Member of the Council of the Government
of the Colony of Mauritius and one of H.M.'s Counsel
for that Colony ; appointed a Member of the Executive
Council 1906.

NEWTON, Major Sir Louis Aethhe, Knt.—
Cr. 1917.

Only son of the late Reuben Newton, Esq., of Macclesfield ;
b. 1807 ; m. 1891 Eleanor Jane, dau. of the late George
Fauldur, Esq., of Bishop's Stortford. Sir Louis Newton
was formerly a Member of the Common Council of tht-
City of London, and Chairman of the City of London
Schools 1916 ; is one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for the City of
London; a Governor of the R. Hospitals ;Past-Master of
the Feltmakers' Co. ; a Member of Court of the Loriners'
Co. ; Senior Grand Deacon in Freemasonry (1917), and
Major 1st Cadet Batt. R. Fusiliers; has been an Aid.
of the City of London since 1916 (Sheriff 1916-17).—
St. Aiibiii, Brckenham,' Kent ; Junior Carlton Club,
s.w. ; 25, College Hill, e.c.

NEWTON, George HAY-, Esq., of Newton
Hall, Haddingtonshire.
Elder son of Capt. WiUiam Drummond Ogilvy Hay-
Newton, J.P. and D. L., late 72nd Highlanders, of iVewtou
Hall, yfhod. 1916, by Adeline Charlotte, eldest dau. of
thelate Lieut.-Col. Robert Gorden ; 6. 1872. — C oMessrs.
GuUd 4- G-uild, 5, Rutland Square, Edinburgh.



NEWTON, the Rev. Horace, of Glencripea-
dale, Argyllshire.

Only surviving son of William Newton, Esq., of
Whateley Hall, and Barrells Park, Warwickshire,
who d. 1862, by Mary, dau. of the late William Whin-
copp, Esq. ; A. 1841 ; m. 1st 1866 Frances Jane, who d.
1902; youngest dau. of the late Robert Storrs, Esq., of
Doncaster ; 2ndly 1905 Katharine Constance, youngest
dau. of the late William Thomas Mackrell, Esq., of
Southfields, Wandsworth, and has had, wfth 5 surviving
daus., an only son, Horace Gerard Townseud, Capt. 13th
Hussars ; *. 1885 ; m. 1911 Margaretta Violet (Madge),
younger dau. of the late John Powell, Esq., of Liver-
pool, and d. (accidentally drowned on active service)
1917, leaving a dau., Pamela Margaret. Mr. Newton,
who was educated at St. John's Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1864, M.A. 1867), and was formerly Hon Chaplain 2nd
Vol. Batt. E. Yorkshire Regt., V.D., Vicar of Heworth,
Yorkshire, 1869-77, of Driffield 1877-91, and of Red-
ditch 1892-1905, is Rural Dean of Bromsgrove, Canon
and Prebendary of Bugthorpe in York Cathedral, and
joint owner of Glencripesdale with his nephew Mark
Goodwin, Lieut.-Comm. R.N. (2nd son of the late
Thomas Henry Goodwin Newton, Esq., see Newton, of
Barrells Park, Warwickshire) ; b. 1877 ; m. 1905
Florence Evelyn, only dau. of John Warrington Morris,
Esq., of Richmond, Surrey, and has, with other issue,
a son, • Peter, b. 1909.— Holmwood, Redditch, Worcester-
shire.

NEWTON, Hugh Goodwin, Esq., of Barrells
Park, Warwickshire.
Eldest son of Thomas Henry Goodwin Newton,
of Barrells Park, who d. 1907, by his 2nd wife
Matilda, who d. 1894, dau. of the late William Thomas
Mackrell, of Southfields, Wandsworth; h. 1873;

m. 1 Adelaide Grace, elder dau. of the late James

Hemming Whitehouse, and has. with other issue, a
son. * Richard Goodwin, *. 1906. Mr. Newton, who
was educated at Repton and at University Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1901), and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1898, is Lord of the Manors of Ullenhall, and
Aspleigh, Warwickshire, and Oldberrow, Worcester-
shire, and Patron of 1 living. — Barrells Park, Ullenhall,
Henley -in- A rdcn ,Wa rvnckshire .

NEWTON, John Goodenodgh, Esq., of Barton
Grange, Somerset.
Eldest son of Francis Murray Newton, Esq., J. P., of
Barton Grange, who d. 1903, by Louisa Caroline, 3rd
dau. of Robert Hedley, Esq. ; h. 1899 ; educated at the
R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; is Lieut. Rifle Brigade and
Patron of 2 livings. — Barton Grange, Taunton.

NEWTON, Robert Henry HERDMAN-,Esq.,
of Castlandhill, Fife.
Eldest son of Robert Herdman-Newton, Esq., J.P., of
Castlar.dhill, and of Drumcross, Linlithgowshire, who
d. 1919, by Maude Louisa, who d. 1904, dau. of the
late Peter Macfarlane, Esq., of Edinburgh ; h. 1887 ;
m. 1915 Kathleen, youngest dau. of the Rev. Arthur
Stocqueler Wardroper, Vicar of Walker, Nortliumber
laud, and has, with other issue, a son, * Robert Stanley,
h. 1918. Mr. Herdman-Newton, who was educated at
Pembroke Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1908), and at Edin-
burgh Univ. (M.B. and Ch.B. 1913), is temp. Surgeon
Lieut. R.N.— Residence : 3, Eglintoii Crescent, Edin-
burgh.

NEWTON, of Dunleckney Manor, co. Carlow.

See Vesey.

NEWTON, of Mount Leinster, co. Carlow.

See Butler.



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NEWTON-BRADT, Lady.

Julie, 3rd dau. of the late Arthur Henry D'Esterre,
Esq., M.D., of Limerick; m. 1S87, as his 2nd wife.
Sir Andrew Newton-Brady, a J.P. for co. Wicklow and
a Barrister-at-Law, who was Resident Magistrate
in CO. Galway lS82-9i, in co. Clare 1894-1908, and
at Belfast, co. Antrim, 1908-14, and who was cr.
Knt. 1911 and rf. \918.—Midla/arr!/, Greysiones, co.
Wicklom.

-fNEWTON-KING, William, Esq., of Mount
Henry, co. Wexford.

Eldest son of the late William Newton-King, Esq., of
Mount Henry; h. 18 — ; educated at Trinity Coll.,
Dublin. — Mount Henry, near Wexford.

Heir Fres., his brother Francis John, Major and Hon. LieuU-
Ool. late 4th Batt. R. Irish Ret't. : was temp. Lieut -Ool.
Comm. 7th (Service) Batt. 1915-10 and formerly Capt.
Oxfordshire and Bucliingbamshire L.I. : appointed to the
Staff 1917; b. 1863; m. 1890 Edith, only dau. of H. P.
Holford, Esq., of Adelaide Mansions. Brighton, and has
had, with other issue, Pierce Francis (eldest son), Lieut.
Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire L.I. ; 0. 1894, and ItUled
in action 1916.



-f NICHOLAS, Sir Walter Powell, Knt.-

Cr. 1919.

li. 18 — . Sir Walter Nicholas was formerly Chairma

of the Rhondda Local Tribunal and is Chairman c

tlie Glamorganshire National Insurance Committee.



NICHOLL, Sir Edward, Knt., of Littleton
Park, Middlesex.— Or. 1916.
Third son of William NicboU, Esq., of Redruth, who
d. 1908, by Mary Hannah, who d. 1915, 3rd dau. of the
late James Michell, Esq., of Perran, Cornwall ; b. 1862 ;
m. 1884 Frances, dau. of the late Capt. W. Garby, of
Eedruth, Cornwall, and has, with other issue, a son,

, h. 18-. Sir Edward NichoU, who was

educated at Redruth Grammar School, is a Shipowner,
temp. Acting Comm. R. Naval Vol. Reserve, Senior
Engineer ret. R. Naval Reserve, Managing Director of
the Cardiff Hall Line of Steamers and the NichoU
Steam Ship Ltd., Lord of the Manor of Littleton and
Astlam, and a Director of several Cos.. and is on
the roll for High Sheriff of Glamorganshire for 1920 ;
voluntarily carried out examination duties for the
Bristol Channel during the war ; elected M.P. for the
Penryn and Falmouth Div. of Cornwall 1918. — Littleton
Park, Slieppirlon, Middlesex; Soalh Pari, Cardiff;
Carlton Club, s.w. ; Constitutional Club, w.c. ; if.
Thames Yacht Club, w. ; Glamorgan County Club.
Cardiff.



NICHOLL, the Rev. Digby Sets Whitlock,
F.L.S., F.Z.S.,of Ynys Hafod, Usk, Mon-
mouthsbire.
Third son of George Whitlock NichoU, Esq., J.P., of
Ham, Glamorganshire, who d. 1889 (by Mary Lewisa,
who d. 190n, youngest dau. and co-heiress of the late
William NichoU, Esq., M.D.), and grandson of the late
Htyd NichoU, Esq., of Ham, and of Eleanor, only child
of the late George Bond, Esq., of Court Bleddyn,
Monmouthshire, and step-dau. and heiress of the late
Rev. Henry Rogers, of Ynys Hafod ; h. 1867 ; m. 1897
Caroline Winifred, 3rd dau. of the late Adam Fettiplace
Blandy, Esq., and has, with another son, 'Robert
George Htyd, Sub-Lieut. R N. ; educated at the R.
Naval Colls, at Osborne and Dartmouth ; b. 1898.
Mr. NichoU is a Magistrate for Monmouthshire, and
Vicar of St. Mary's, Cowes. — Residence : St. Mary's
Vicarof/e, Cowes, Isle of Wight.
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NICHOLL, George Bleddyn Tyrrell, Esq.,
of Court Bleddyn, Monmouthshire.
Second son of George Whitlock NichoU, Esq., J.P., of
Ham, Glamorganshire, who d. 1889 (by Mary Lewisa,
who d. 1905, youngest dau. and co-heiress of the late
William NichoU, Esq., M.D.), and grandson of the late
Htyd NichoU, Esq., oi Ham ,and of Eleanor, only child
of the late George Bond, Esq., of Court Bleddyn ; b.
1 865. Is a Magistr.ate for Monmouthshire. — Residence :
Osborjie Cottage, Havre des Pas, St. Hcliers, Jersey;
Primrose Club, s.w.

NICHOLL, Iltyd Bond, Esq., F.S.A., of Ham,
Glamorganshire.

Eldest son of George Whitlock NichoU, Esq., J. P., of
Ham, who d. 1889 (by Mary Lewisa, who d. 190.5,
youngest dau. and co-heiress of the late William NichoU,
Esq., M.D.), and grandson of the late Iltyd NichoU,
Esq., of Ham, and of Eleanor, only child of the late
George Bond, Esq., of Court Bleddyn, Monmouthshire;
b. 1862. Mr. NichoU is a Magistrate for cos. Glamor- ■
gan and Monmouth. — Ham, Llantwii- Major, Glamor-
ganshire.

NICHOLL, Lieut. -Col. John Iltyd Dillwvn,
of Merthyr Mawr, Glamorganshire.

Eldest son of John Cole NiohoU, Esq., of Mertliyr
Mawr, who d. 1894, by Mary de la Beche, eldest dau.
of the Ute Lewis Llewelyn DiUwyn, Esq., M.P., of
Hendrefoilan, Swansea; b. 1861; m. 1889 Eleanor
Dorothy, youngest dau. of the late John Battersby
Harford, Esq., of Blaise Castle, Gloucestershire, and
has, with other issue, an only surviving son, * Robert
Iltyd, educated at Eton ; b. 1896. Lieut-Col. NichoU,
who was educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., O.'iford
(B.A. 1884), and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1887. is a J.P. and D.L. for Glamorganshire
(High Sheriff 1899), Lieut.-Col. Territorial Force
Reserve, late Comm. Glamorganshire Yeo.. and Lord
of the Manor of Candleston and Merthyr Mawr. —
Merthyr Mawr, near Bridgend, Glamorganshire;.
Arthur's Club. s.w.

NICHOLL, Mrs., of Bear Place, Berkshire.
Dora Mary, eldest dau. of Arthur Shelley Eddis, Esq.,
Q.C., who d. 1892, by Elizabeth May, who d. 1894, dau.
of the late J. Wright, Esq., of London ; m. 1872 Henry
Frederick NichoU, Esq., of Bear Place, a J.P. for Berks,
who d. 1918, leaving, with other issue, a son, *Charles
Rice Iltyd, Lieut.-Col. Oxfordshire Hussars Yeo.;
educated at Eton and at Magdalen Coll., Oxford ; h.
1880; m. 1909 Margaret, younger dau. of David
Williams, Esq., Barrister-at-Law, and has 4 daus.—
Bear Place, Twyford, Berks.

NICHOLL-CARNE, Capt. Gilbert Stradling,
of Nash Manor, and Dimlands, Glamorgan-
shire.
Eldest son of John Devereux Vann Loder Nicholl-Carne,
Esq., J. P., ofNash Manor, and Dimlands, who d. 1905,
by Alice, only dau. of the late J. A. Austen, Esq. ; t.
1882; m. 1915 Isabel, younger dau. of Arthur Piers, '
Esq., of Montreal, and Liverpool. Capt. Nicholl-
Carne, who was formerly Capt. Glamorganshire Yeo.,
is a Magistrate for Glamorganshire, Capt. ret., late
temp. Lieut, and Acting Capt. R.A.S.C, and Lord of
the Manor of Nash. — Dimlands, Cowbridge, Glamorgan-



NICHOLLS, Gen. Sir William Chaiu.e
K.C.B.— Cr. 1912.

Fourth son of John Ward Nicholls, Esq., who d. 187':
*. 1854 ; m. 1881 Ellen, dau. of the late Ambrose Ashlc,



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Esq., of Brighton. Sir William NicholLs, who wa.s
educated at Cheltenham Coll., is a Gen. ret. R. Marine
Art. and was D.A.G. (Adjutant-Gen. 1914) R. Marine
Forces 1911-16.— f/ni^erf Service Club, s.w. ; 79, War-
wick HoaJ, s.w.

NICHOLLS, the Hon. Sir Herbert, Kut.— Cr.
1916.

Second son of Henry Bichard Nicholls, Esq., of
Hobart, Tasmania, who d. 1912, by Ellen, who d. 1908,
youngest dan. of the late Rev. William Minehin, of
Tipperary ; h. 1868; m. 1905 Helen, O.B.E., eldest dan.
of the late Charles Percy Sprent, Esq., Surveyor-Gen.
of Tasmania. Sir Herbert Nicholls, who was educated
at the Ballarat and Grenville Colls., Ballarat, Victoria,
and at Tasmania Univ. (LL.B. 1896), and called to the
Bar of Tasmania 1892, was a Member of the Tasmanian
Parliament 1900-9, Attorney-Gen. 1903-4, Leader of
the Opposition 1906-8 and a Puisne Judge of the
Supreme Court 1908-14 ; appointed Chief Justice of
the Supreme Court 1914. — Sa?idi/ Bay, Tasmania;
Tasmanian Club, Hobart.

NICHOLS, John Bowter Buchanan, Esq., of
Lawford Hall, Essex.
Elder son of Francis Morgan Nichols, Esq., F.S.A., J.P.,
of Lawford Hall, who d. 1915, by Mary, who d. 1897,
elder dan. and co-heiress of the late Walter Buchanan,
Esq., of Sussex Place, Hyde Park ; b. 1859 ; m. 1892
Catherine Louisa, eldest dau. of Capt. Edward Bouverie
Pusey, ret. R.N., and has, with other issue,
* Robert Malise Bowyer, temp. Lieut. R.F.A.; *. 1893.
Mr. Nichols, who was educated at Winchester and at
Balliol Coll., Oxford, is Lord of the Manor of Lawford,
— Lawford Hall, Manningtree, Essex ; Athenceum, and
Oxford and Cambridge Clubs, s.w. ; Burlington Fine
Arts' Club, w.

-f NICHOLS, John Bruce, Esq., of Holmwood
Park, Surrey.
Only son of John Gough Nichols, Esq., F.S.A., of
Holmwood Park (eldest son of the late John
Bowyer Nichols, Esq., F.S.A.), who d. 1873, by
Lucy, who d. 1907, eldest dau. and co-heiress of
the late Frederick Lewis, Esq., Comm. R.N. ; b. 1848 ;
m. 1st 1874 Frances Eliza, dau of Henry Morgan, Esq.,
of Norwich; 2ndly 1885 Emily Hue, dau. of the late
Clement J. Hawkins, Esq., F.R.C.S., of Cheltenham,
and has, with othSr issue, *John Cradock Morgan,
educated at Magdalen Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1898);
h. 1876; m. 1917 Mabel Lilian, 2nd dau. of the late
William Farr, Esq., of Leamington. Mr. Nichols
was educated at St. John's Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1872,
M.A. 187S).— Holmwood Park, Dorking; Residence:
Graiidon Lodge, Holmwood, Dorking ; Albemarle Club,
w. ; Athenaum Club, s.w.

NICHOLSON, ViCTOiRE M. U., Lady.

Dau. of D. Dillon, Esq.; m. 1871 F.M. William
Gustavus (Nicholson), 1st and only Lord Nicholson
(or. 1912), G.C.B., LL.D., late R.E., a Col. Com-
niandant R.E., and a Knight of Justice of the Order
of St. John of Jerusalem, who was Adjutant-Gen. in
India 1898-1900, Mil. Secretary to F.M. Earl Roberts,
Comm. tlie Troops in S. Africa, 1900, Director-Gen. of
Mobilization and of Mil. Intelligence 1 900-4, /i.M.G.
and Third Mil. Member of the Army Council" 905-8,
Chief of the Imperial Gen. Staff of the Army and
First Mil. Member of the Army Council, 1908-12,
and A.D.C. Gen. to H.M. King George V. 1910-11,
and who d.s.p. 1918.— 61, Font Street, s.w.

NICHOLSON, the Hon. Lady.

Mary, 2nd dau. of John, 1st Lord Romilly, who d.
1874, by Caroline, who d. 1856, dau. of the late Right



Rev. William Otter, D.D., Bishop of Chioliestor; m.
1864 Gen. Sir Lothian Nicholson, Governor of Gib-
raltar, who was cr. K.C.B. 1887, and d. 1893.— P(«-/t-
latid Cottage, Ockley, Surrey.

NICHOLSON, Sir Charles Archibald, Bart.
— Cr. 1859.

Eldest sou of Sir Charles Nicholson, 1st Bart., D.C.L.,
LL.D., by Sarah Elizabeth, eldest dau. of the late
Archibald Keightley, Esq., of the Charterhouse, Lou-
don; b. 1867; s. 1903; m. 1895 Evelyn Louise,
youngest dau. of the Rev. Henry Arnold Olivier, of
Shapley Hill, Hampshire. Sir Charles Nicholson, who
was educated at Rugby and at New Coll., t)xford
(B.A. 1890, and M.A. 1893), is an Architect.—
I'ortirs, Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
Heir, his sou John Charles, b. 1904.

NICHOLSON, Sir Joun Norris, Bart.— Cr.
1912.

Only son of Capt. George Crosfield Norris Nicholson,
Mil. Wing, R. Flying Corps, Special Reserve, who d.
(accidentally killed on active service) 1916, by ihe
Hon. Evelyn Izme (who m. 2ndly 1917, as his 2nd
wife. Col. and temp. Major-Gen. the Right Hon. John
Edward Bernard Seely, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., of Brooke
House, Isle of Wight, whom see), youngest dau. of
Montolieu Fox Oliphant, 1st Viscount Elibank; h.
1911 ; s. his grandfather Sir Charles Norris Nicholson,
1st Bart., M.P., \9\8.— Brooke House, Isle of Wight.

NICHOLSON, Ami Letitia, Lady.

Only dau. of the late George Crosfield, Esq., of
Warrington, Lancashire; m. 1882 Sir Charles Norris
Nicholson, 1st Bart., M.P., who d. m%.—Zo, Harring-
ton Gardens, S. Kensington, s.w.

NICHOLSON, Frances Anne, -Lady.

Dau. of the late George Thomson, Esq., Q.C., of New
Brunswick; m. 1874 Adm. Sir Henry Frederick
Nicholson, who was Naval A.D.C. to H.M, Queen
Victoria 1884-6, Superintendent of Sheerness Dockyard
1885-6, and commanded on the Cape of Good Hope
and W. Coast of Africa Station 1890-2, and at The
Nore 1896-7, and who was cr. K.C.B. 1897 and (i. 1914.

NICHOLSON, Sir Arthur William, K.C.B., of
Dukinfield, Cheshire ; and of Arisaig, In-
verness-shire. — Cr. 1918.
Eldest son of Capt. William Smith Nicholson, 26th
Foot, who d. 1896, by Charlotte Elizabeth, who d.
1874, eldest dau. of the Rev. Sir Thomas Combe
Miller, 6th Bart., of Froyle Place, Hampshire ; b.
1852; m. 1883 Gertrude Susan, eldest dau. of the
late Francis Dukinfield Palmer Astley, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Dukinfield and Arisaig, and has, with other
issue, * Francis Astley Stuart, b. 1884. Sir Arthur
Nicholson, who was educated at Winchester and at
Magdalen Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1874), and was in the
House of Commons Department from 1875 and Clerk
Assistant 1902-18. is a J.P. and D.L. for Inverness-
shire. — Arisaig. Invertiess-shire, N.B. ; Dunholmc,
Manor Road,' Bournemouth ; Oxford and Cambridge
Club, s.w.

NICHOLSON, Rear-Adm. Sir William Cold-
ingham Masters, K.C.B.- Cr. 1919.






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of the Rev. John Young Nichol



B.D., Rural Dean and Prebendary of Wells, who
d. 1904, by Mary Jane, dau. of the late Comm. James
Masters, R.N. ; b. 1863; m. 1900 Margaret Mary
Ernestine Dorothy, eldest dau. of the late Lieut.-Col.
Allan Roger Charles Porcelli-Cust. Sir William
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Nicholson, who was educated at Marlborough Coll.
and at Fosters, Stubbington, is a Eear-Adm. ; has
the Russian Order of St. Vladimir, 4th Class, with
Swords, and the Japanese Order of the Rising Sun,
2nd Class; was Rear-Adm. of the 1st Battle Squadron
1916-19 ; appointed 3rd Sea Lord and Controller of
the Admiralty 1919.— 7'fe Bookery,Einsn'orth, Hants;
United Service Club, s.w.

NICHOLSON, Eear-Adm. Sir Douglas Rom-
iLLT LoTHUN, K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O.— Cr.
K.C.M.G. 1919, K.C.V.O. 1919.

Second son of Gen. Sir Lothian Nicholson, K.C.B.,
Governor of Gibraltar, who d. 1893, by the Hon.
Mary, 2nd dau. of John, 1st Lord Romilly, P.O.;
b. 1867 ; m. 1907 SybU Edith Mary, only dau. of the
late Hon. Edward Romilly, Barrister-at^Law. Sir
Douglas Nicholson, who was educated in H.M.S.
"Britannia," is a Rear-Adm.; was A.D.C. to H.M.
King George \*. 1913-16 and in command of H.M.'s
Yachts 1913-14, and served as Capt. and Rear-Adm.
in the Grand Fleet during the war; appointed to
command 3rd Battle Squadron, Home Fleet, 1919.—
Frilsham Manor, Hermitage, Berkshire; Wellingtt
Club, s.w.

NICHOLSON, Sir Fredeeick Augustus,
K.C.LE.— Cr. 1903.

Fifth son of the late Brinsley William Hewetsoii
Nicholson, Esq., M.D. ; i. 1846; m. 1875 Catherine,
O.B.E., dau. of the late Rev. J. Lechler. Sir Fredericli
Nicholson, who was educated at the R. Medical Coll.,
Epsom, and at Lincoln Coll., Oxford, and entered the
Indian Civil Service 1869, was formerly a Member of
the Board of Revenue, Madras, and of the Viceroy's
Legislative Council, and ret. 1904. — Coonoor, India.

NICHOLSON, Catherine Letcester, Lady, of
Eden, Aberdeenshire.
Eldest dau. of the Rev. John Christopher Atkinson,
D.C.L., Vicar of Danby, Yorkshire, and Canon of
York, who rf. 1890, by Jane Hill, who d. 1860, eldest
dau. of the late John Coulson, Esq., of Scarborough,
Yorkshire; m. 1882, as his 2nd wife. Sir Richard
Nicholson, F.S.A., of Eden, a Solicitor, who was Clerk
of the Peace for Hertfordshire 1864-94, and for
Middlesex 1866-1906, and Clerk of the Peace and of
Lieutenancy for CO. London 1888-1913, and who was
cr. Knt. 1886 and. d.s.p. \%\Z.—Eden, Bang; 19,
Cleveland Gardens, w.

NICHOLSON, Sir Arthur, Knt., of Highfield
Hall, Staffordshire.— Cr. 1909.
Second son of Joshua Nicholson, Esq., of Leek, who
d. 188.5, by Ellen, who d. 1893, 2nd dau. of the late
John Oldfield, Esq., of Wakefield ; b. 1842; m. 1882
Marianne Lee, dau. of the late Robert Falkner, Esq.,
of Kersal, and has, with other issue, a son, * Arthur
Falkner, Major R.F.A., T.F. ; *. 1885; ?n. 191S
Gwendolene Mary, elder dau. of Ai-thur E. Evans,
Esq., of Soulhport. Sir Arthur Nicholson is a J.P.

and C.C. for Staffordshire (High Sheriff 1916).

Highjield Hall, heck ; National Liberal Club, s.w.

NICHOLSON, Brigadier-Gen. George Harvey,
C.B., C.M.G., of Eastmore, Isle of Wight.
Eldest son of William Smith Nicholson, Esq., M.A.,
J.P., of Eastmore. who d. 1913, by Elizabeth, who d.
1917, only dau. of the late Rev. William Downes John-
ston, Rector of Kield, Kent; h. 1862; m. 1892 Blanche
Wilhelmina Dorothea, j-ounger dau. of the late Capt.
Francis Charles Annesley, 28th Regt,, and has a son,
• Geoflrey, M.C., Capt. and Brevet Major Hampshire
Regt. ; educated at the Imperial Service Coll., Windsor,
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and at the R. Mil. Coll., .Sandhurst ; b. 1894. Brigadier-
Gen. Nicholson, who was educated at Charterhouse and
at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst.isa J.P. for Hampshire
and an Hon. Brigadier-Gen. ret., late Col. Hampshire
Regt.; commanded the Hampshire Infantry Brigade,
T.F.,with the temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen.. 1914, and
subsequently the 144th and 20oth Infantry


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