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.C.B.— Cr. 1902.

Son of the late Capt. E. W. Pilkington, R.N. ; b. 1849 ;
m. 1882 Ella Jidia, eldest dau. of Major-Gen. John
Hubbard White, late R.E. Sir Henry Pilkington is
a Major ret. R.E., and was Director of the Engineer-
ing and -Architectural Works Department of the
Admiralty 1890-5, and Engineer-in- Chief of the Naval
Works Loan Department, Admiralty, 1895-1906. —
Studland House, Lansdowne Road, Worthing.

PILKINGTON, Mart Elizabeth, Lady, of
Swinethwaite Hall, Yorkshire.
Second dau. of James Pilkington, Esq., M.P., J.P. and
D.L., of Swinethwaite Hall, and of Park Place, Lanca-
shire, whoii. 1 882, by Mary Jane, who (?. 1865. only dau.
of the late Capt. David Skaife; m. 1876 Sir George
Augustus Pilkington, M.R.C.S., a J.P. , D.L. and C. Aid.
for Lancashire (High Sheriff 1911), a J.P. for the N.
Riding of Yorkshire, and Hon. Lieut. R. Naval Vol.
Reserve, who a.ssumed the surname of Pilkington in lieu
of Coonibe by royal license 1882, who was M.P. for
Lancashire, Southport Div., 1885-6, and 1899-1900,
Mayor of Southport 1885 and 1892, and formerly i
Hon. Col. 3rd Vol. Batt. Liverpool Regt., and who
was or. Knt. 1893 aud d. 1916, leaving 2 ia.v.s.-— Belle \
Vtie, Soxdhjiort ; Swinethwaite Hall, Bedale.

PILKINGTON, Kathleen, Lady.

Dau. of the late Charles Mervyn Richardson, Esq., of
Cheshire, by Maria Louisa, dau. of the late William
L. Fosbery, Esq.; m. 1887 Sir William Handcock Pil-
kington, of Haggard, co. Kildare, a Magistrate for co.
Kildare (High Sheriff 1904), and formerly Lieut. West
York Militia, who was cr. Knt. 1904 and d. 1905,
leaving a son, Frederick Mervyn Fosbery [whom see).
— Carbury, Richmond, Surrey.

PILKINGTON, Alexander John McDonnell,

Esq., of Tore, co. Westmeath ; and of

Parkmore, co. Antrim.

Second son of Henry Muloek Pilkington, Esq., Q.C.,

J.P. and D.L., of Tore, who d. 1899, by Wilhelmina



Charity, who d. 1902, eldest dau. of the late John
McDonnell, Esq., of Murlough, co. Antrim ; b. 1 863 ;
s. his brother Col. Henry Lionel Pilkington, C.B., J. P.,
late Capt. 21st Hussars, at Tore, 1914 ; m. 1st 1887
Dorothy Muloch, adopted dau. of tlie late George
Lillie Craik, Esq. ; 2ndly 1912 Margaret Wilhelmina
Cairnes, younger dau. of the late James McDonnell,
Esq., of Kilsharvan, co. Meath, and has, with othej
issue, ""Arthur Henry Lionel Alexander (younger son),
h. 1914. Mr. Pilkington, who was educated at Oxford
Mil. Coll., ;s a i.V.—Parkmare, co. Antrim; Tore,
Tyrrds Pass, co. IVestmeath ; Hibernian United Service
Club, Dublin.

PILKINGTON, Frederick Meevtn Fosbert,
Esq., of Haggard, co. Kildare.

Only son of Sir William Handcock Pilkington, J.P.,
of Haggard, who d. 1905, by Kathleen, dau. of the late
Charles Mervyn Richardson, Esq., of Cheshire; b.
1888 ; m. 1914 Bertha Charlotte Georgina, elder dau.
of Loftus Anthony Bryan, Esq., of Borrmouut Manor,
Upton House, and Kilgibbon House, co. Wexford.
Mr. Pilkington, who was educated at Trinity Coll., Cam-
bridge (B.A. 1910, M.A. 1913), is Lieut, and Acting
Capt. Army Service Corps, Special Reserve. — Haggard,
Carbury, co. Kildare.

PILKINGTON, George, Esq., of Stoneleigh,
Lancashire.
Fourth son of William Pilkington, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
of St. Helen's, Lancashire, who d. 1872, by Eliza
Charlotte, who d. 1889, only child of the late Lieut.
Charles Boyes, R.N. ; b. 1840 ; m. 1867 Frances Eliza-
beth, only dau. of Thomas Carlisle, Esq., and has, with
other issue, 'Hector Carlisle, educated at Eton; b.
1868. Mr. Pilkington is a J.P. for Lancashire.—
Stoneleigh, Little Woolton, Liverpool.

PILKINGTON, Mrs., of Rainford Hall,
Lancashire.

Louisa, eldest dan. of Arthur Sinclair, Esq., of
St. Helen's, Lancashire, who d. 1900, by Margaret,
who d. 1892, youngest dau. of the late Robert
Robinson, Esq., of St. Helens; m. 1868 Col. Richard
Pilkington, C.B., of Rainford Hall, a J.P. for Lanca-
shire and for St. Helen's (Mayor 1895-9), and Lieut.-
Col. and Hon. Col. late Comm. 2nd Vol. Batt. S.
Lancashire Regt., V.D., who was M.P. for Lancashire,
Newton Div., 1899-1906, and who d. 1908, leaving,
with other issue, a son, * Ernest Sinclair, an Hon.
Lieut, in the Array and Major Lancashire Hussars
Yeo., T.D. ; educated at Clifton and at Magdalen Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1891, M.A. 1894); b. 1869; m. 1899
Irma Harriet, only dau. of the late Baron William
Henry Von Schroder, of The Rookery, Cheshire, and
has a son, * Richard William, b. '1901.— Rainford
Hall, St. Helen's. Lancashire.

PILKINGTON, Thomas, Esq., of Sandside,
Caithness-shire.
Third son of William Pilkington, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
of St. Helen's, Lancashire, who d. 1872, by Eliza
Charlotte, who d. 1889, only child of the late Lieut.
Charles Boyes, R.N.; b. 1835; m. 1st 1860 Lucy, who
d.lSei, dau. of the late Thomas Todd, Esq. ; 2ndly 1 866
Catharine Carmichael Scot, dau. of the late Stewart
Douglas, Esq., and has, with other issue, * Alan Douglas,
educated at Eton and at New Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1901,
M.A. 1906); b. 1879 ; m. 1909 Edith Winifred, dau. of
Alfred Morrison Turner, Esq., of Broughton, West
Derby, Lancashire, and has, with other issue, a son,
-♦Thomas Douglas, b. 1912. Mr. Pilkington is a J.P.
for Lancashire and for St. Helen's, and a J.P. and
D.L. for Caithness-shire. — Sandside, Thurso; Junior
Carlton Club, s.w.; 19, Prince's Gardens, s.w.
3 z 1073



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PILLINER, Alfred Massey, Esq., of Llan-
tarnam Grange, Monmoutlishire.

Eldest son of Alfred Colerick Pilliner, Esq., J.P., of
Llantarnam Grange, ivlio d. 1887, liy Emily Maria,
only dau. of the late Charles Benjamin King, Esq. ; b.
1861 ; m. 1889 Edith Margaret Elizabeth, eldest dau.
of Richard Laybourne, Esq., J.P. and D.L., .of The
Firs, Monmouthshire, and has a son, * Alexander 1
Victor Home Laybourne, educated at Blundell's |
School, Tiverton ; h. 1892. Mr. Pilliner is a Magis-
trate for Monmoutlishire. — Re-sidence : Llan-yr-Avon,
Newport, Mouinoitthshire.



FILTER, Sir John George, Knt.— Cr. 1907.

Eldest son of Thomas Pilter, Esq., of Paris, who d.
1892, by Isabella, who d. 1878, dau. of the late Rev.
James Robinson, of Newbiggin ; h. 1848; m^ 1874
Emily, dau. of the late James Bowman, Esq., J.P.
Sir John Pilter, who was formerly President of the
British Chamber of Commerce in Paris, is a Trustee
of the British Charitable Fund, a Director of the Hert-
ford British Hospital, Vice-Chairman of the British

Schools, Paris, a Knight of the Legion of Honour, and PINE-COPPIN. See Cofin.
a Commander of the Tunisian Order of Nicham
Iftikhar.— 48, Rue Michel Anqe, Paris, France; St.
James's Club, w. ; British Club, Paris.



PINCKNEY, Eelysman, Esq., formerly of
Wraxall Lodge, Wilts.

Only son of Erlysman Charles Piuckney, Esq,, of
Berwick St. James, "Wilts, who d. 1899, by Jane, who d.
1891, dau. of the late Robert Piuckney, Esq., of Ber-
wick St. James ; b. 1838 ; m. 1st 1870 Frances Elizabeth
Mary, who d. 1889, dau. of the late James William
Cusack, Esq., M.D., of Knockbane, co. Galway ; 2ndly
1910 Alice Sophia, who d. 1917, dau. of the late Major-
Gen. Henry Forster, C.B., R.H.A., and widow of Col.
Maunsell Shewell, R.M.L.I., of Westhall, Cheltenham,
and has, with other issue, a son, Erlysman Charles, a
Magistrate for Wilts and Capt. T.F. Reserve, late
4th Batt. Wiltshire Regt. ; previously Capt. 1st Vol.
Batt. Wiltshire Regt.; b. 1871; m. 1898 Agnes
Ponsonby, 3rd dau. of Major Wallace Adair, and I
wirh other issue, a son, Erlysman Patrick Hamilton,
b. 1902. Mr. Piuckney, who was educated at Eton
and at Exeter CoU., Oxford (B.A. 1861, M.A. 1864),
and called to the Bar at the Inner Temple 1863, is
a Magistrate for Wilts.— Highbury, Warminster.



PIM, the Right Hon. Mr. Justice Jonathan.

Eldest son of the late Thomas Pim, Esq., of Green-
bank, Dublin; b. 1858. Mr. Justice Pim, who was
educated at Trinity Coll., Dublin, called to the Bar at
King's Inn.s, Dublin, 1886, appointed a K.C. 1909, and
elected a Bencher 1913, was Solicitor- Gen. for Ireland
1913-14, and Attorney-Gen. 1914-15; appointed a
Judge of the High Court, King's Bench Div., in Ire-
land 1915.— 10, Herbert Street, Dublin; Scform, and
R. Societies' Clubs, s.w. ; University, and Stephen's
Green Clubs, Dublin.

PIM, of Brennanstown House, co. Dublin.

See Keith.



PINCHING, Sir Horace Henderson,
K.C.M.G., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.— Cr. 1902.

Fifth son of the late Charles John Pinching, Esq.. of
Gravesend ; b. 1857; »n. 1903 Edmee Anna, eldest dau.
of M. Ernest Cramer, of La Tour, Pressy, Geneva.
Educated at Epsom Coll., and at Pembroke Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1879, M.A. 1882); is Head of the Sanitary
Department at Cairo, and Surgeon-Major ret. Army
Medical Staff; has the Orders of the Osmanieh (2nd
Class), of the Medjidio-(3rd Class), and the Star of
Ethiopia (2nd Class). — Cairo,E(/yi)t; WindharnCiub, s.w.



PINCKARD, George Henry, Esq., of Combe
Court, Surrey.
Fourth son of John Coles, Esq., J.P.,of KensingtonPark
Gardens, W. (by Amelia, dau. of Frederick Lermitte, '
Esq.), and grand-nephew of the late George Henry I
Pinckard, Esq.; b. 1871; m. 1909 Ruby Adelaide,
elder dau. of the lato Rev. Charles Fryer Eastburn,
M.A., Rector of Medbourne-cum-Holt, Leicestershire,
aud Rural Dean of Gartree iii., and has 2 daus. Mr.
Pinckard, who was educated at Marlborough and at
Jesus Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1892, M.A. 1896), and
called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1895, is a Magistrate
for Surrey and Lord of the Manor of Witley ; assumed [
the surname of Pinckard in lieu of Coles by royal sign
manual 1893. — Combe Court, Witley, Surrey; Oxfordl
and Cambridge Cbib, s.w. ; 9, Chesterfield Street,
May/air. w.

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PINERO, Sir Arthur Wing, Knt.- Cr. 1909.

Only son of John Daniel Pinero, Esq., Solicitor, of
Hayes, Middlesex, and Gray's Inn, who d. 1870, by
Lucy, who d. 1905, 3rd dau. of the late Thomas Daines,
Esq., of Gravesend; b. 1855; m. 1883 Myra Emily
Wood, who d. 1919, 2nd dau. of the late Beaufoy
Alfred Moore, Esq., of London, and widow of Capt.
John Angus Lushington Hamilton, 2nd W. India
and 24th Regts. Sir Arthur Pinero was an Actor
1874-81, and is a Dramatic Author. — Stillands,
Chiddingfold, Godalming ; Athemeum Club, s.w.; Gar-
rickCluh,^.c.; 11 5a, Harley Street, w.

PINHEY, Lady.

Violet Beatrice, dau. of Commissary-Gen. Sir Henry
William Gordon, K.C.B., who d. 1887, by Henrietta
Rose, who d. 1907, 4th dau. of the late Lieut.-Gen.
Staveley, C.B., Commander-in-Chief of Madras, and
widow of Capt. C. Granet; m. 1891 Lieut.-Col. Sir
Alexander Fleetwood Pinhey, K.CS.I., G.I.E., u s.l.
Indian Army, who was formerly Lieut. Liverpool
Regt.; Resident in Mewar 1900-6, and in Gwalior
1906-10; Officiating Agent to the Governor-Gen. in
Rajputana 1908-9 ; Private Secretary to the Viceroy of
India (Earl Minto) Mar.-Nov. 1910, and Resident at
Hyderabad 1911-16, and who was cr. K.CS.I. 1915,
and d. 1916.— 27, Wilbury Boad, Hove.



PINK, Jane Goy, Lady.

Dau. of the late Samuel Arused, Esq.; ?«. 1st 1863
Capt. Robert Lowcay Cleveland, R.N., who d. 1 879 ;
2ndly 1883, as his 2nd wife, Sir William Pink, a J.P.
and Aid. for Portsmouth, of which he was 5 times
Mayor, and a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour, who
was cr. Knt. 1891, and d. 1906.



PINK, Sir Thomas, Knt.— Cr. 1904.

Second son of Edward Pink, of Portobello House,
Kingsdown, Sevenoaks, who d. 1910, by Caroline, who
d. 1880, dau. of the late George Childs, of Essex ;
b. 1855; m. 1st 1878 Ellen Amelia, who d. 1917, dau.
of the late Edmund Purssey, of Camberwell; 2ndly
1918 Minnie Jane. 2nd dau. of the late George
Brown Davis, Esq., A.I.M.E., M.R. San. I., of Streat-
ham and Westminster. Sir Thomas Pink was educated
in London. — Constitutional Club, w.c. ; B. Automobile
Club, s.w. ; 2, Whitehall Court, s.w.



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PINK, Sii- Harold Rufus, Kut Or. 1919.

Second son of Sir William Pink, J.P. a Chevalier of the
Legion of Honour, of Shrover Hall, Cosham, who d.
1906, by his 1st wife Ellen Charlotte, dau. of the late
William Horn, Esq., of Portsmouth ; h. 1S58; m. 1879
Laura Kate, dau. of the late Henry Whitcher, Esq., of
Avon, Christchurch, Hants. Sir Harold Pink, who
was educated at Warminster Grammar Scliool, is a J.P.
for and an Aid. of Portsmouth (Mayor 1899-1900 and
1916-18) and Chairman of the Finance, War Pensions
Disablement, War Pensions Appeal and Joint Disable-
ment (for 5 Counties) Committees, and of the R.Ports-
mouth Hospital. — Mount Fareham, and 114, Com-
mercial Road, Portsmouth.

PINNET, Major- Gen. Sir Reginald John,
K.C.B., of Racedown, Dorsetshire— Cr.
1918.
Eldest son of the Rev. John Charles Pinney, Vicar of
Coleehill, Warwickshire, who d. 1911, by Harriett
Margaretta, who d. 1877, 3rd dau. of the" late Rev.
John Digby Wingfield-Digby, Vicar of Coleshill; b.
1863; m. 1900 Hester, dau. of Henry Head, Esq., of
Buckingham, Shoreham, Sussex, and has, with other
issue, a son, *Bernard, i. 1903. Sir Reginald Pinney,
who was educated at Winchester and at the R. Mil.
Coll., Sandhurst, and formerly served on the Staff in
India and Egypt, is a Magistrate for Dorsetshire,
Major-Gen., late R. Fusiliers, a Comm. of the Legion
■ of Honour, and Lord of the Manor of Broad winsor ;
commanded the Deron and Cornwall Infantry Brigade,
T.F., 1913-14, an Infantry Brigade in Flanders
1914—15 and a Div. 1915-19. — Eacedown, near;
Crewkerne, Somerset; Naval and Military Club, w.

PINNEY, Charles Edward Malan, Esq., of'
Blackdown House, Dorsetshire.
Only son of Edward Pinney, Esq., J.P., of Blackdown
House, who d. 1910, by his 2Dd wife Edith Selina,
■who d. 1890, only dau. of the late Rev. Solomon
Cassar Malan ; b. 1878. — Blaclcdomn House, Crewkerne,
Somerset. 1

PINNEY. See Pretor-Piimei/.

PINSENT, Lady. |

Emily Hetty Sabine, dau. of the late Rev. F. Wingfield [
Homfray, Rector of Bintry, Norfolk; m. 1872, as 2nd
.wife, the Hon. Sir Robert John Finsent, D.C.L., Puisne I
Judge of the Supreme Court, Newfoundland, who was
cr. Knt. 1890, and (i. 1893. — Hillsborough, Horrabridge,
S. Devon. I



THE UNITED KINGDOM.



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PIPE-WOLFERSTAN. See Wolferstan.
PIPON-SCHOOLES. See Schooles.

PIRIE-GORDON, Edward, Esq., of Buthlaw,
Aberdeenshire.
Only surviving son of Patrick Pirie-Gordou, Esq.,
J. P., who assumed the latter name on s. to Buthlaw,
1856, and d. 1886, by Anne, only dau. of the late John
Miehell,Esq.,Jun.,ofForcett Park, Yorkshire; b. 1853;
m. 1880 Louisa, who d. 1918, 2nd dau. of the late
Rev. William Handley, M.A., Rector of Winthorpe,
Nottinghamshire, and has a son, * Charles Harry
Clinton, educated at Harrow and at Magdalen CoU.,
Oxford (B.A. 1905, M.A. 1909); b. 1883; m. 1910
Mabel Alicia, only dau. of George Earle Buckle, Esq.,
M.A., and has, with other issue, a son, *Christopher
Martin, b. 1911. Mr. Pirie-Gordon, who was educated
at Harrow, is a J.P. for Breconshire. — Residence :
Crwernmle, Crickhowell, Breconshire.



PIRRIE, Lord (William James Pieeie, K.P,,
P.C., LL.D., D.Sc., M.I.C.E., M.LM.E.).
~Cr. 1906.
Only son of James Alexander Pirrie, Esq., of Little
Clandeboye, co. Down, who d. 1849, by Eliza, who d.
1895, dau. of the late Alexander Montgomery, Esq., of
Dundesart, co. Antrim; 6.1847; m. 1879 "Margaret
Montgomery, dau. of the late John Carlisle. Esq., M.A.,
of the R. Belfast Academicallustitution. Lord Pirrie,
who was educated at the R. Belfast Academical Institu-
tion (Hon. LL.D. R. Univ. of Ireland 1899, Hon.
D.Se. Dublin 1903), is H.M.'s Lieut, for the city of
Belfast and a J.P. for cos. Antrim and Down (High
Sheriff of co. Antrim 1898, and of co. Down 1899), and
was Lord Mayor of Belfast 1896 and 1897, and
Comptroller of the Household to the Lord-Lieut., of
Ireland 1907-13 ; appointed Controller-Gen. of
Merchant Shipping 1918 — Witley Park, near
Godalming, Surrey ; Beform Club, s.w. ; Kildare
Street Club, Dublin; Ulster Club, Belfast; 24,
Belgrave Square, s.w.



PITT, the Hon. Miss, formerly of Stepleton
House, Dorset.

Gertrude Emily, youngest dau. of George, 4th Lord
Rivers (ext.), who d. 1866, by Lady Susan Georgiana,
■whod. 1866, elderdau. of Granville, 1st Earl Granville.
— Beckford Lodge, Warminster, Wiltshire.



PITT, Brigadier.-Gen. Thomas Morton Stan-
HOPE, of Cricket Court, Somerset.
Eldest son of Col. Thomas Henry Pitt, J.P., late R.A.,
formerly of Cricket Court, who d. 1913, by Frances
Eliza, who d. 1906, eldest dau. of the late William
Henry Palmer, Esq.; b. 1871; m. 1903 Inez Mary
Miller, eldest dau. of the late Capt. William Mitchell-
Innes, 13th Hussars, of Ayton Castle, Berwickshire,
and has a son, * William Thomas, b. 1909. Brigadier-
Gen. Pitt is an Hon. Brigadier-Gen., Capt. ret., late 1st
R. Dragoons, Lieut.-Col. Territorial Force Reserve,
late 2nd Co. of London (Westminster Dragoons) Yeo.,
an Officer of the Italian Order of St. Maurice and St.
Lazarus, and Patron of 1 living ; commanded 6th
Mounted Brigade, Western Frontier Force, Egypt,
with the temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen., 1916-17. — 15,
Cadogan Gardens, s.w.

PITT. See Fox-Pitt

PITT-RIVERS, Alexander Edward Lane
FOX-, Esq., F.S.A., of Rushmore Lodge,

Wilts.
Eldest son of Lieut.-Gen. Augustus Henry Lane Foi-
Pitt-Rivers, of Rushmore Lodge, who d. 1900, by the
Hon. Alice Margaret, who d. 1910, eldest dau. of
Edward John, 2nd Lord Stanley of Alderley ; b. 1 855 ;
m. 1889 Alice Ruth Hermione, a Lady of Grace of the
Order of St. John of Jerusalem, younger dau. of the late
Right Hon. Lord Henry Frederick Thynue, of Muntham
Court, Sussex, and has, with a dau., a son, * George
Henry Lane, Capt. Reserve of Officers, late 1st E.
Dragoons; b. 1890; m. 1915 Emily Rachel, younger
dau. of the Right Hon. Henry William Forster, M.P.,
of Lepe Exbury, Hampshire, and Southend Hall, Kent,

and has, with other issue, a son, , b. 1917. Mr.

Fox-Pitt-Rivers, who was educated at Wellington
Coll., and was formerly Lieut. Dorset Yeo. Cav., is a
Magistrate for Dorset (High Sheriff 1909), and Patron
of 10 livings. — Rushmore Lodge, Salisbury ; Hinton
St. Mary, Sturminsfer Newton, Dorset ; Arthur's Club,



i,' Groevsnor Gardens, s.w.



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PITTAR, Sir Thomas John, K.C.B., C.M.G.—

Cr. 1905.

Third son of Thomas John Pittar, Esq., formerly of
the Board of CuBtoms, who d. 1900, by Margaret, who
d. 1883, youngest dau. of the late Richard Waring,
Esq., of Belfast ; b. 1846; m. 1870 Annie Frances, 2nd
dau. of Thomas Letts, Esq., of South View House, Black-
gang, Isle of Wight. Sir Thomas Pittar was formerly a
Fellow and Member of the Council of the R. Statistical
Society, Principal of the Statistical Office 1889-1900 ; a
Commissioner of Customs 1900-8 ; Principal British
Expert at the Brussels International Conference 1901-
2 ; British Delegate on the Permanent Sugar Com-
mission at Brussels 1902-3, and Chairman of the Board
of Customs 1903-8. — Branksea Grange, Parkstone,
Dorsetshire.

PITTS, Chaeles Hugh Harris, Esq., of South
Allington House, Devonshire.
Only surviving son of Major Thomas Harris Pitts,
J.P., late 2nd Devon Art. Militia, of South Allington
House, who d. 1910, by Mary, only child of the late
Dr. Andrews, of Worcester; b. 1868; m. 1906 Elsie
Mary, 2nd dau. of the late William Pellier, Esq., of
Jersey, and has a son, *AVilliam Nicholas Charles
Harris, b. 1907. Mr. Pitts was educated at Chelten-
ham Coll. — South Allington House, near Kingsbridge,
Devonshire.

PIXLEY, Francis William, Esq., F.S.A., of
Wooburn House, Buckinghamshire.
Only son of Thomas William Pixley, Esq., of Hill
Lodge, Freshwater, Isle of Wight, who d. 1891, by
Caroline, who d. 1902, 2nd dau. of the late Robert
Blore, Esq., of Ashbourne, Derbyshire; b. 1852; m.
1880 Elizabeth Mary, a Lady of Grace of the Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, dau. of the late John Price
Simpson, Esq., of Devonshire, and has had, with other
issue, a son, John Nicol Fergusson, Lieut. Grenadier
Guards, Special Reserve, Acting Capt. 4th Batt., and
an Esquire of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem ;
h. J888, and killed in action 1917; and * Evelyn
Graham (elder surviving son), an Esquire of the Order
of St. John of Jerusalem ; late Lieut. City of London
Yeo. ; educated at Eton; 4. 1892. Mr. Pixley, who was
educated at Mr. Murray's, Wimbledon, and at the Rev.
Dr. Frost's, and called to the Bar at the Middle Temple
1894, is a Magistrate for Bucks and for co. London, a
Knight of Justice and Receiver-Gen. of the Order of St.
John of Jerusalem, Hon. Col. 1st Cadet Batt. King's
R. Rifle Corps, Treasurer and a Member of the
Executive Committee and District Commissioner for
S. Bucks of the (Baden-Powell) Boy Scouts' Associa-
tion, Joint Treasurer of Queen Victoria's Jubilee
Institute for Nurses, and Registrar of the Standing
Council of the Baronetage.— >foo6«m House, Wooburn,
Buckinghamshire ; Marlborough, and Athenaum
Clubs, s.w.

PLACE, Capt. Edward Herbert, of Skelton
Grange, Yorkshire.
Eldest son of Edward Gordon Place, Esq., of Loch
Doohart, Perthshire, and of Skelton Grange, who d.
1905, by Anne Sophia, only dau. of the late Rev. John
Compson, Vicar of Great Wyrley, Staflbrdshire ; b.
1871 ; m. 1903 Euphemia, dau. of Lieut.-Col. James
Murray Grant, formerly 85th L.I., K.O. Scottish
Borderers, and Cape Mounted Rifles, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Thomas Conyers, h. 1904. Capt. Place,
who was educated at St. Peter's School, York, and
was formerly Lieut. 5th Batt. Imp. Yeo. in S. Africa,
Capt. Durham R.G.A. Militia, Capt. and Dist. Com-
mandant in the S. African Constabulary, and temp.
Capt. R.G.A. 1914-18, is Capt. ret.— SXrriio?! Grange,
York.
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PLACE, Thomas Dumayne, Esq., of Rose-
mount, CO. Wexford ; and of Kimmage
Grove, CO. Dublin.

Eldest son of Thomas Place, Esq., formerly Capt. 5th
Northumberland Fusiliers, who d. 1900 (by MadaUna
Catherine, who d. 1883, dau of the late James Edmond
Byrne, Esq., of Kimmage Grove), and grandson of the
late Thomas Dumayne Place, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Ffrwd Vale, Glamorganshire; b. 1849; s. his uncle
Edmond Alen Byrne, Esq., J. P., 1900. Is a Magis-
trate for COS. Wexford (High Sheriff 191 9)and Carlow.
— Rosemotmt, New Ross. .

PLATT, Charles John Frederick, Esq., of
Barnby Manor, Nottinghamshire.
Only son of Algernon John Frederick Piatt, Esq., of
Barnby Manor, who (/.•1912, by Norah, eldest dau. of
the late Charles John Cunningham, Esq., of Muirhouse-
law, Roxburghshire ; b. 1907; is Lord of the Manors
of Barnby and Beckingham, and Patron of 1 living. —
Barnby Manor, Newark, Nottinghamshire,

PLATT, Eric James Walter, Esq., of Gord-
diuog, Carnarvonshire.
Only surviving son of Col. Henry Piatt, C.B., J. P.,
late 4th Batt. R. Welsh Fusiliers, of Gorddinog, who
d. 1914, by Eleanor, 2nd dau. of the late Richard
Sykes, Esq., J.P., of Edgeley House, Cheshire ; b.
1871 ; m. 1895 Florence Grace, 5th dau. of the late
Samuel Perry, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Woodrooff. co.
Tipperary, and has a dau., Eneid Mary Eleanor. Mr.
Piatt, who was educated at Eton and at Trinity Hall,
Cambridge, and was formerly Lieut. 4th Batt. R.
Welsh Fusiliers, is a J.P. and D.L. for Carnarvon-
.shire, a J.P. for Anglesey (High Sheriff 1907), an
Hon. Lieut, in the Army, and Major late Denbighshire
Hussars Imp. Yeo. ; was a Dist. Remount Ofiicer,
with the temp, rank of Capt., 1915-19. — Gorddinog,
Llanfairjechau, Carnarvonshire; Brtjn Mel, Menai
Bridge, Anglesey ; Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

PLATT, Mrs. Radcliffe, formerly of Werneth
Park, Lancashire.
Helen May, 4th dau. of Col. Hodder Roberts, of
Reuny, Ballyhooly, co. Cork, who d. 1900, by Jane,
dau. of the late Richard Walker, Esq., M.P. for Bury ;
m. 1884 Samuel Radcliffe Piatt, Esq., of Werneth Park,
a J.P. and D.L. for Lancashire (High Sheriff 1897),
a Knight of the Legion of Honour, and a Knight of
Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, who d.
1902, leaving, with 2 dans., 2 sons: 1. John Rookhurst,
Lieut. 2nd Durham Battery, 3rd Northumbrian
Brigade, R.F.A., T.F.; b. 1890, and killed in action
1916; and 2. Maurice Cedrie, temp. Sub-Lieut. It.
Naval Vol. Reserve; late Midshipman R.N. ; b. 1892,
and d. at The Hague 1918. Mrs. Radcliffe Piatt is a
Lady of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem.
— New Place, Swmingdale, Berkshire.

PLATT, Sydney, Esq., formerly of Wargrjtve
Manor, Berks.
Youngest son of John Piatt, Esq., M.P., J.P. and D.L.,
of Bryn-y-neuadd, Carnarvonsliire, and of Werneth
Park, Lancashire, who d. 1872, by Alice, who d. 1893,
only dau. of the late Samuel Radcliffe, Esq., of Lower
House, Oldham; ft. 1861; in. 1884 Agnes Bertha,
dau. of the late Col. SirThomas Horatio Marshall, C.B.,
of Hartford Beach, Cheshire, and has had, with a dau.,
Eira Gwendolen, a son, Lionel Sydney,


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