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rigadier-aen.
Porter, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll. and at
the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is a J.P. and D.L. for !
Cornwall, an Hon. Brigadier-Gen. ret., late Col. Comm.
6th Dragoon Guards, Commandant Cornwall Cadet j
Corps, and temp. Lieut.-Col. and Co. Commandant ;
Cornwall Vol. Regt., and was formerly Brigadier-Gen.
Comm. the 1st Cav. Brigade in S. Africa, and
commanded the Potchefstroom Sub-Dist., S. Africa,
with the temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen., 1906-8.—
Trematon Castle, Saltash; Plaish Hall, Church Stretlon;
Junior Constitutional Club, w. ; R Western Yacht Club
of England, Vly mouth.



formerly Lieut. Coldstream Guards ; was Master of
the Horse 1886-92, 1895-1901, and 1901-5; has the
Grand Cross of the Order of Charles IIL of Spain
and i;f the Order of St. Stephen of Austria and the
Serbian Order of St. Sava, 1st Class.— Welbeck Abbey,
Worksop; Langwetl, Berriedale, Caithness; Bothal
Castle, Northumberland; FuUarton House, near Troon,
Ayrshire; Carlton, Marlborotcgk, Whitens, and Ghu-ards^
Clubs, s.w. ; Turf, and Bachelors' Clubs, w. ; 3,
Grosvenor Square, w.

Heir, his son William Arthur Henry, Marquess of Titctifield.
Oapt. R. Horse Guards ; late Lieut. Nottinghamsliire
(Sherwood Rangers) Yeo. ; educated at Eton ; b. 1893 : m.
1916 the Hon. Ivy (a Maid of Honour to H.M. Queen
Ale.xandra 1912-16), ouly child of Col. Lord Algernon
Charles Gordon. Lennox, formerly Grenadier Guards, and



PORTMAN, Viscount (William Henry Ber-
KELEY Portman, G.C.V.O.).— Cr. 1873.

Eldest son of Edward Berkeley, 1st Viscount, by Lady
Emma, who d. 1865, 3rd dau. of Henry, 2nd Earl of
Harewood ; b. 1829 ; s. 1888 ; m. 1st 1855 Mary Selina
Charlotte, who d. 1899, only dau. of the late William
Charles, Viscount Milton, and granddau. of Charles
William, oth Earl Fitzwilliam ; 2ndly 1908 Frances
Maxwell, dau. of the late Boyd Alexander Cuning-
hame, Esq., R.N., of Craigends, Renfrewshire, and
widow of A. J. Livingstone-Learmonth, Esq., of Han-
ford, Dorset. Viscount Portman, who was educated at
Eton and at Merton Coll., Oxford, is a J.P. and D.L.
for Dorset (Chairman of the C.C. 1889-1917) and for
Somerset, and Patron of 13 livings; was formerly Hon.
Col. and previously Lieut.-Col. Comm. W. Souiersetlmp.
Yeo., and M.P. for Shaftesbury 1852-7, and for Dorset
1857-85. — Bryanston, Blandford; Wentworth Lodge,
Bournemouth; Brooks's, and Travellers' Clubs, s.yf.; 22,
Portman Square, w.



PORTER, Thomas Stewart, Esq., of Cloglier
Park, CO. Tyrone.

Second son of John William Ellison-Macartney, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., of Clogher Park, who d. 1904, by
Elizabeth Phoebe, who d. 1902, 3rd dau. of the late
Rev. John Grey Porter, of Belle Isle, eo. Fermanagh ;
b. 1854 ; m. 1892 Mary, dau. of the Right Hon. Frede- PORTSMOUTH, Earl of (JOHN FellOWEi



Heir,\As son Henry Berkeley, a J.P. and C.C. for Sussex ;
late Major Dorpet Yeo. Cav. ; b. 1S60 ; m. 1901 Emma
Andalusia Frere, ouly dau. of the late Lord Nigel Keuoedy,
and widow of George Lionel Henry Seymour, 5th Earl of
PortarlinEton, and has a dau., Selina Lusia.



rick Stringer Wrench, of Killacoona, co. Dublin, and
has had, with other issue, 2 sons, Alan Grey, M.C.,
Lieut, and temp. Capt. R. Irish Fusiliers; b. 1894,
and (i. of wounds received in action 1918; and * Arthur
Digby, b. 1897. Mr. Porter, who is a Sub-Lieut, ret.
R.N., and a Magistrate for cos. Tyrone and Fermanagh,
assumed the surname of Porter only, by royal license
1875, under the will of his maternal grandfather. —
Clogher Park, co. Tyrone.



PORTER. See Bruce- Porter, Horsbnigh-Porter, and
Paynter, of Hemhury Fort, Devonshire.

PORTLAND, Duke of (William John Arthdk
Charles James Cavendish - Bentinck,
K.G., G.C.V.O., P.C.).— Cr. 1716.

Eldest son of Lieut. -Gen. Arthur Cavendish-Bentinck,
who d. 1877, by his 1st wife Elizabeth Sophia, who
d. 1858, oldest dau. of Sir St. Vincent Keene Hawkins-
Whitshed, 2ud Bart, {ext.) ; b. 1857 ; «. his cousin
William, 5th Duke, 1879 ; m. 1889 Winifred Anna
(Mistress of the Robes to H.M. Queen Alexandra from
1913), a Lady of Grace of theOrderof St. John of Jeru-
salem, only dau. of Thomas Torke Dallas- Yorke. Esq.,
of Walmsgate, Lincolnshire. The Duke of Portland is
Lord Lieut, of cos. Nottingham and Caithness, a
Knight of Justice of the Order of St. John of Jeru-
salem, a D.L. for Ayrshire; Patron of 12 livings,
President of the Nottinghamshire Territorial Force

Association, and Hon. Col. 4th and 7th Batts. Sherwood I , „ „

Foresters; late Liout.-Col, Hon. Art. Co. of London; I POSTLE, Ol Smallburgh Hall. See JicMing.
1088



Wallop).— Cr. 1743.

Second son of Isaac Newton, 5th Earl, who d. 1891,
by Lady Eveline Alicia Juliana, who d. 1906, elder
dan. of Henry John George, 3rd Earl of Carnarvon ; b.
1859; *. his brother Newton, 6th Earl, F.S.A., F.Z.S.,
1917. The Earl of Portsmouth, who was educated
at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1881),
and was formerly Private Secretary to the Governor of
Tasmania, is a J.P., D.L. and C. Aid. for Devonshire,
Hereditary Bailiff of Burley and Patron of 8 livings.
— Barton House, Morchard Bishop, Devonshire ; Hill
Down Manor, Devonshire ; Brooks's Club, s.vi.

Heir Prea., his brother Oliver Henry, educated at Eton and
at Balliol Coll., Oxford ; i. 1861 ; m. 1897 Marguerite, dau.
of the late S. J. Walker, Esq., of Chicago, n.S.A., and has,
with other issue, a sou, • Gerard VernoU, b. 1898.



PORTSMOUTH, Countess of, of Hurstbourne
Park, Hampshire ; and of Guisachan,
Inverness-shire,
Beatrice Mary, only child of Edward Pease, Esq., of
Summer House, Bewdley, Worcestershire, and of
Greencroft West, Darlington, co. Durham, who d.
1880, by Sarah, who d. 1877, dau. of the late Charles
Sturge, Esq., of Summer House, Bewdlev ; m. 1881
Newton, 6th Earl of Portsmouth, F.S.A.,' F.Z.S., who
d.s.p. 1917. — Hurstbourne Park, Whitchurch, Hamp-
shire; Ouisachan Beauly, Inverness-shire; l&, Mans-
field Street, w.



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POSTLBTHWAITE, Arthur Herbert, Esq.,
of The Oaks, Cumberland.

Youngest son of William Poetleth-n-aite, Esq., J. P. and
U.L., of The Oiiks, who d. 1908, by Annie Camilla,
eldest dau. of Sir Robert Brisco, 3rd Bart. ; b. 1869.
Mr. Postlethwaite, who was educated at Ghristchurch,
New Zealand, and at Gottingen, Germany, is a J.P. for
Cumberland and co-Patron of 1 living. — The Oaks,
Millom, Cumberland.

POTT, George, Esq., of Do


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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 293 of 415)