Edward Walford.

The county families of the United Kingdom; or, Royal manual of the titled and untitled aristocracy of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland .. (Volume ed.59, yr.1919) online

. (page 283 of 415)
Online LibraryEdward WalfordThe county families of the United Kingdom; or, Royal manual of the titled and untitled aristocracy of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland .. (Volume ed.59, yr.1919) → online text (page 283 of 415)
Font size
QR-code for this ebook


F.E.S.E.,
F.R.A.S.— Cr. 1917.

Son of the late William Peck, Esq., of Edinburgh ; b.
1862; m. 1889 Christina, dau of the late James
Thomson, Esq., of Roseburn House, Edinburgh. Sir
William Peck, who was educated at Edinburgh, is
Director of the City Observatory, Calton Hill, Edin-
burgh, Patentee of inventions in internal combustion
engines, propellers, pumps, astronomical instruments,
optical instruments, electric ignition devices, &c., and
Author of works on Astronomy. — City Observatory,
Calton Hill, Edinburgh; 51, Inverleith Row, Edinburgh.



PECK. See Buckley.

PECKHAM, the Rev. Harry John, formerly
of Nyton, Sussex.
Only surviving son of Charles Peckham Peckham,
Esq., J. P., of Nyton (who assumed the surname oi
Peckham in lieu of Smith, and who d. 1873), by Sybella
Jane, who d. 1879, dau. of the late Right Rev. Robert
James Carr, D.D., Lord Bishop of Worcester ; b. 1841 ;
m. 1876 Edith, 3rd dau. of the late Rev. Divie Robert-
eon, Vicar of Henfield, Sussex, and lias had 3 sons,
Richard Harry, Capt. R.F.A. ; A. 1877, and accidentally






THE UNITED KINGDOM.



Pec]

drowned 1906; Arthur Nyton, Capt. Indian Army
Reserve of Officers ; h. 1881, and accidentally killed in
Mesopotamia 1918, and Walter Divie, Levant Consular
Service, temp. Lieut. Special List and Interpreter
Salonika Expeditionary Force ; h. 1883. Mr. Peckham,
who was educated at JBalliol Coll., O.xford (B.A. 1864,
M.A. 1872), was Vicar of Nutley, Sussex, 1882-1913
and has been a Licensed Preacher in the diocese of
Chichester since 1915. — 7faH«ocA, Summersdale,
Chichester.

PECKOVER, Lord (Alexander Peckover,
LL.D., F.S.A., F.L.S., P.R.G.S.).— Cr.
1907.

Elder son of Algernon Peckover, Esq., of Sibald's
Holme, Cambridgeshire, who d. 1893, by Priscilla,
who d. 18f3, youngest dau. of the late Dykes
Alexander, Esq., of Ipswich; b. 1830; m. 1858 EUza,
who d. 1862, only dan. of the late Joseph Sharpies,
Esq., of Bancroft, Hertfordshire, and has issue 3 dans.
Lord Peckover, who was educated at Grove House,
Tottenham, and at St. John's Coll., Cambridge (Hon.
LL.D. 1894), is a Magistrate for, and was formerly
Lord Lieut, of, Cambridgeshire, and Lord of the
Manors of Richmond and Vaux. — Bank House,
Wishech ; E. Societies' Club. s.w. ; Coiinti/ Club, Cam-
bridge.

PEDDER, Sir John, K.B.E., C.B. Ci-. 1919.

Second S(jn of the Rev. John Pedder, of Lancaster and
Durham, who d. 1890, by Harriet, eldest dau. of the late
Rev. Henry Jenkyns, D.D., Canon of Durham, of Botley
Hill, Hants ; b. 1869 ; m. 1901 Frances Evelyn, eldest
dau. of William Arthur Sharpe, Esq., of Highgate.
Sir John Pedder, who was educated at Somer-
setshire Coll., Bath, at Bath Coll. and at Oriel Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1892), and entered the C.S. 1892, was
Assistant Private Secretary and Private Secretary
successive Secretaries of State for the Home Department
1898 1904, and Principal Clerk Home Office 1904
13; has been Assistant -Secretary, Home Office, since
1913, and a Member of the Central Control Board
(Liquor Traffic) since 1915 ; is an Officer of the Belgian
Order of Leopold. — Athetitpum Club, s.w. ; 20a, Cheyne
Walk, Chelsea, s.w.

PEDDER, James Henry Worthington, Esq.,
of Gwiufe, Carmarthensbire.
Second son of Col. Charles Denison Pedder, 39th Regt.,
J.P., who d. 1898, by Catherine Elizabeth, eldest
dau. of William Worthington, Esq., of Newton Park,
Derbyshire; b. 1861; m. 1898 Eleanora Constance,
only surviving child of the late Major Charles Bassett
Lewis, 24th and 44th Regts., J.P. and D.L. of Gwinfe,
and has a dau., Eleanora Barbara. Mr. Pedder is a
Magistrate for Carmarthenshire, an Hon. Lieut.-Col.
in the Army, and Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. late
Comra. 3rd Batt. Loyal N. Lancashire Regt. — Gwinfe,
Llaiu/adock B.S.O., Carmarthenshire ; Junior United
Sendee Club, s.-w.

PEDDER, the Rev. John Wilson, of Fins-
thwaite House, Lancasliire.

Eldest son of the Rev. Wilson Pedder, M.A., J.P.
of Finsthwaite House, Vicar of Garstang, who d. 1891
by Mary, who d. 1900, 6th dau. of the late John Paine
Tudway, Esq., J.P., M.P. for Wells; b. 18.52; m. 1892
Constance Ethel, 4th dau. of the late Rev. Thomas
Coney, M.A., J.P., formerly Chaplain to the Forces, of
Bray wick Grove, Berks, and has, with other issue, a
son, * Roland Wilson, b. 1895. Mr. Pedder was edu-
cated at Rossall and at B.N.C., Oxford (B.A. 1874,
M.A. 1876). — Finsthwaite House, Newbj/ Bridge, Ulcer-
ston ; Residence : Garstang Vicarage, Lancashire.



[Pee



PEDDIE-WADDELL, Mrs., of Balqubalstone,
Stirlitip^shire.
Georgina Catherine, eldest dau. of George Waddell,
Esq., of Balqubalstone, who d. 1850, by E. G., who
d. 1883. dau. of the late J. B. Ralston, E.sq., of
Glenelrig; m. 1864 Alexander Peddie, Esq., a J.P.
and D.L. for and Convener of Stirlingshire, and a
Writer to H.M.'s Signet, who assumed the additional
surname of Waddell, and who d. 1917. having had, with
other issue, a son, George Ralston, b. 1874. and d. in the
Boer War 1901 ; and Elizabeth G.R. (eldest dau.) —
Balquhalstone, Falkirk. Stirlingshire; 4, Great Staart
Street, Edinburgh.

PEDLER, Lady.

Mabel, youngest dau. of the late William Warburton,
Esq., formerly R.N., of Dedham, Essex; m. 1905, as
his 2nd wife. Sir Alexander Pedler, CLE., F.R.S.,
F.C.S., F.I.C., who was Demonstrator of Chemistry,
R. School of Mines, 1 869-73 ; appointed to the Edu-
cational Department, Bengal, 1873; Professor of
Chemistry, Presidency Coll., Calcutta, 1873-96;
Meteorological Reporter to the Government of Bengal
1889-95 ; Principal of Presidency Coll., Calcutta,
1896-9; Director of Public Instruction, Bengal, 1899-
1906; an Additional Member of the Viceroy's Legis-
lative Council 1903-4, and Viee-Chancellor of Cal-
cutta Univ. 1904-6, and who was cr. Knt. 1906, and
d. 1918.— 28, Stanhope Gardens, Queen's Gate. s.w.

PEDLER, William George Quick, Esq., of
Baronswood, Devon.
Elder son of John Pedler, Esq., of Baronswood, who
d. 1908, by Sarah Ann PoUexfen, who (/. 1900, only
dau. of the late William Lyfe Pearce, Esq., J.P., of
Kellaton, Devon ; h. 1854 ; m. 1st 1886 Hilda Ruth,
who d. 1893, 3rd dau. of the late John Fulford
Vicary, Esq., J.P., of N. Tawton, Devon ; 2ndly 1904
Margaret, youngest dau. of the late Thomas Bass,
Esq., of Streatham Hill, S.W., and Teignmouth,
Devon, and has a dau., Helen Frances ; m. 1914 Capt.
George Oldmixon, of New York, U.S.A. Mr. Pedler,
who was educated at Mill Hill, is a Magistrate for
Devonshire. — Baronswood, Bow, Devon; Northemhay
Club, Exeter.

PEEBLES-CHAPLIN. See Chaplin.

PEEK, Sir Wilfrid, Barf., D.S.O., of

Roiisdon, Devon. — Cr. 1874.
Elder son of Sir Cuthbert Edgar Peek, 2nd Bart., by
the Hon. Augusta Louisa, eldest dau. of William,
8th Viscount Midleton; b. 1884; s. 1901; m. 1913
Edwine Warner, 2nd dau. of the late William H.
Thornburgh, Esq., of St. Louis, U.S.A. Sir Wilfrid
Peek, who was educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll.,
Cambridge, is a Magistrate for Devonshire (High
Sheriff 1912), Capt. R. 1st Devon Yeo., and Patron
of 3 livings; was a Camp Commandant 1916-19. —
Housdon, Devon ; Bachelors', and Cavalry Clubs, w.

Heir, his BOn Francis Henry Orenville, b. 1916.

PEEL, Visconnt (William Robert Welleslet I
Peel, G.B.E.).— Cr. 1895. 7

Eldest son of Arthur Wellesley, 1st Viscount, P.C.,
D C.L., formerly Speaker of the House of Commons,
by Adelaide, who d. 1890, 2nd dau. of the late William
Stratford Dugdale, Esq., M.P., J.P. and D.L., of Mere-
vale Hall, Warwickshire ; b. 1867; «. 1912; m. 1899
the Hon. Eleanor (Ella) Williamson, elder and only
surviving dau. of James, 1st Lord Ashton. Viscount
Peel, who was educated at Harrow and at Balliot Coll.,
1051



Pee]



COUNTY FAMILIES OF



[Pee



Oxford (B.A. 1889), and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1893, was fonnerlv Lieut. 13th Middlesex
Rifle Vols., M.r. for the 8. i)iv. of Jlaurli. ster 1900-6
and for Tauiitou 1909-12, and a Memlierof the London
C.C. 1900-4, 1907-10, and 1913-19 (Chairman 1914-
16); is a J. P. and D.L. for Bedfordshire, Lieut.-Col.
T.F. Reserve, late Comm. Bedfordshire Yeo., and a
Governor of Victoria Univ., Manchester; was Joint
Parliamentary Secretary (unpaid) to the National
Service .Department and its Representative in the
House of Lords 1917-19; appointed Undersecretary
of State for War and Vice-President of the Army
Council 1919. — The Lodge, Sandy. Bedfordshire;
Carlton, Brooks's, and Athenieum Clubs, s.w. ; 52,
Grosvenor Street, w.



Heir



I Arthur William Ashton, b. 1901.



PEEL, Lady Geokgiana Adelaide, formerly of
Westlea, Hertfordshire.
Eldest dau. of John, 1st Earl Russell, K.G.,G.C.M.G.,
P.C, who d. 1878, by his 1st wife Adelaide, who d.
1838, eldest dau. of the late Thomas Lister, Esq., of
Armitage Park, Stafifordshire, and widow of Thomas,
2nd Lord Ribblesdale ; m. 1867, as his 2nd wife,
Archibald Peel, Esq. (4th son of the late Right Hon.
Jonathan Peel, and grandson of Sir Robert Peel, 1st
Bart.), of Westlea, a J.P. and D.L. for Denbighshire,
and a J.P. for Hertfordshire, who d.lSlO, leaving, with
other issue, a son, Edward John Russell, C.M.G.,
D.S.O. (with Bar), Lieut.-Col. R.A. ; educated at Eton
and at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich; *. 1869 ; m.
1901 Mary Louisa, 5th dau. of the late Edgar Atheling
Drummond Esq,, of Cadland, Hampshire, and has, with
other issue a son, John, h. 1907.— Hampton Court
Palace, Middlesex.

PEEL, Sir Robert, Bart., of Drayton Manor,
Staffordsliire.— Cr. 1800.
Only son of the Right Hon. Sir Robert Peel, 3rd Bart.,
M.P , of Drayton Manor, by Lady Emily, dau. of George,
8lh Marquis of Tweeddale, K.T. ; I. 1867; s. 1895;
VI. 1897 Mercedes, dau. of Baron de Graffenried, of
Thun, Switzerland. Sir Robert Peel, who was educated
at Harrow and at Balliol Coll., Oxford, and was
formerly Lieut. Staffordshire Y.C., is Patron of 1
living. — Ormonde Mansions, Southampton Row, w.e.
Heir, his son Robert, educated at Harrow ; 6. 1808.

PEEL, Isabella Maria, Lady.

Elder dau. of the late Capt. Edward Barnes, formerly
27th Inniskillings ; m. 1890 Sir Theophilus Peel, 1st
and only Bart. (cr. 1897), a J.P., D.L. and a Deputy-
Chairman of Quarter Sessions for the W. Riding of
Yorkshire, who was High Sheriif of Yorkshire 1902
and-whod.s.p. 1911.— Pari- Gate, Guiselei/, Yorkshire.

PEEL, Janet, Lady, of Hampton Manor,
Warvpickshire.
Second dau. of Philip Pleydell-Bouverie, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Brymore, Somerset, who d. 1890, by Jane, who
d 1892, eldest dau. of the late Henry Seymour, Esq.,
of Knoyle, Wiltshire; m. 1879, as his 2nd wife, the
Right Hon. Sir Frederick Peel, of Hampton Manor,
a Barrister-atLaw ; a D.L. for Warwickshire (High
Sheriff 1873), and a RailM'ay Commissioner, who was
M.P. for Leominster 1849-52, and for Bury 1862-7
and 1859-65 ; Under Secretary for the Colonies 1851-2
and 1853-5, and for War 1855-7; Secretary to" the
Treasury 1859-65, and who was cr. K.C.M.G. 1869
and d.s.p. 1906. — Hampton Manor, Hampton-in-Arden,
Warwickshire. '

1052



PEEL, Sir Arthur Robert, K.C.M.G.— Cr.
1917.

Eldest son of the Rev. Frederick Peel, M.A., formerly
Viciir of Little Malvern, Worcestershire, who d.
1915, by the Hon. Adelaide Frances Isabella, 3rd dau.
of Thomas Charles, 2nd Lord Sudeley ; b. 1861. Sir
Arthur Peel, who was educated at Eton, and appointed
an Attach^ in the Diplomatic Service 1888, was 3rd
Secretary at Petrograd 1889-91 and at Washington
1891-3 ; 2nd Secretary at Buenos Aires 1894-6, at The
Hague 1896-1900 (Charge d'Affaires 1898, 1899 and
1900) and at Lisbon 1900-4; 1st Secretary 1904-6:
Councillor of Embaj


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 283 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415

Online LibraryEdward WalfordThe county families of the United Kingdom; or, Royal manual of the titled and untitled aristocracy of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland .. (Volume ed.59, yr.1919) → online text (page 283 of 415)