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Bromley Hinrich, Lieut, of the Hon. Corps of Gentle-
men-at-Arms; b. 1862; m. 1896 Edith, eldest dau. of
tlie late Professor Ansted, of The Red Towers, Melton,
Suffolk. Mr. Price-Dent is Lord of the Manor of
Hallaton. — The Manor House, Hallaton, Uppingham.

PRICHARD, Hubert Cecil, Esq., of Pwlly-
vrrach, Glamorganshire.
Eldest surviving son ot Charles John Collins Prichard,
Esq.,whorf. 1903, by Mary Anna, whorf. 1 898, eldest dau.
of the late David Thomas, Esq.,of Pwllywraeh ; b. 1865 ;
m. 1905 Nora Diana, elder dau. of Arthur Piers, Esq.,
of Montreal, Canada, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Hubert De Burgh, h. 1907. Mr. Prichard, who was
educated at Clifton Coll., at Magdalene Coll., Cam-
bridge, and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, and was
formerly Capt. E. Yorkshire Regt., is Major and temp.
Lieut.-Col. (previously Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col.)
Glamorganshire Yeo., a J.P. for Glamorganshire, Lord
of the Manor of Colwinston, and Patron of 1 living. —
Pwllywraeh, Cowbridge, Glamorganshire.

PRICHARD, Mrs., of Dinam, co. Anglesey.

Clara Corbett, eldest dau. of Richard Fernandez Free-
born, Esq., M.D.. F.B.C.P., of Oxford, who d. 1884,
by Clara Eliza, who d. 1909, dau. of the late Benjamin
Osborne Corbett, Esq., of London; m. 1883 the Rev.
Richard Williams Prichard, M.A., of Dinam, who was
Vicar of Stoke, Cheshire, 1890-1907, and who d. 1918,
leaving a dau., *Clara Elizabeth, m. 1917 William
Cecil Rees Johns, Esq., of Pendyffryn, Upper Bangor,
H.M.'s Inspector of Schools in N. Wales. — Z>mam,
Gaerwen, Anglesty.

PRICHARD. See Jones-Parry, of Tyllwyd.


PRICKARD, Arthur Gilbert Rtle, Esq., of
Dderw, Radnorshire.

Eldest surviving son of the Rev. William Edward
Prickard, M.A., J.P., of Dderw, who d. 1919, by Maria
Georgiaua, who d. 1901, eldest dau. of the late Thomas
Charles Morris, Esq., of Brynmyrddyn, Carmarthen-
shire ; *. 1875; m. 1918 Florence, dau. of , and

widow of John Preston, Esq., of Bufflesvlei, S. Africa.
Mr. Prickard was educated at Bedford School and
at Trinity Coll., Cambridge.— Residence : Waverley,
Johannesburg, 8. Africa.

PRIDEADX, Sir Walter Sherburne, Knt.—
Cr. 1891.

Eldest son of Walter Prideaux, Esq., of Faircrouch,
Wadhurst, Sussex, who d. 1889, by Elizabeth, who d.
1906, dau. of the late Gen. Sherburne Hodgkinson,
Williams, R.E. ; b. 1846; m. 1873 Catharine Mary,
dau. of the late Rev. John Vidgen Povah, Minor Canon
of St. Paul's, and Priest-in Ordinary to Queen Victoria,
and has, with other issue, a son, Walter Treverbian,
Clerk of the Goldsmiths' Co.; b. 1875; m. 1901
Marion, only dau. of James Woodgate Arbuthnot,
Esq., of Elderslie, Surrey, and has, with other issue, a
son, Walter Arbuthnot, 6. 1910. Sir Walter Prideaux,
who was educated at Eton, and admitted a Solicitor
1870 (Honours), was Clerk of the Goldsmiths' Co.
n&2-l9l9.—Hamsell Lake, Tunbridge Wells.


County families of


PRIDEAUX-BRUNB, Col. Chaeles Robert,
of Prideaux Place, Cornwall.
Eldest son of Charles Glynn Prideaux-Brune, Esq., J. P.
andD.L., of Prideaux Place, who d. 1907, by the Hon.
Ellen Jane, who d. 1902, youngest dau. of Eobert
Shapland, IstLord Carew; *. 1848; m. 1883 the Hon.
Katharine Cecilia KnatchbuU-Hugessen, eldest dau. of
Edward Hugessen, 1st Lord Brabourne, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Fulke KnatchbuU, Lieut.-Comm.
Emergency List, late Lieut. R.N., and Lieut, ret,, late
6th Inniskilling Dragoons, Special Reserve, previously
Capt. Australian Light Horse; *. 1887 ; m. 1915 Mary
Kathleen, eldest dau. of the late Hon. James Garran,
of Buyuma, Bellevue Hill, Sydney, N.S.W., and has a son,
* John Charles, b. 191fi. Col. Prideaux-Brune, who was
educated at Eton, is a J.P. and D.L. for Cornwall (High
Sheriff 1916), a J.P. for Hertfordshire, Lieut.-Col. ret,
late Rifle Brigade, Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. ret., late
4th Batt. Prince of Wales's Own W. Yorkshire Eegt.,
Hon. Commandant 2nd V.B. Duke of CornwaH's L.L,
and Patron of 3 livings. — Prideaux Place, Padstow;
Arthur's Club, s.w. ; Naval and Military Club, w. ; 34,
Eaton Place, s.w.

PRIESTLEY, Sir William Edwin Beiggs,
Knt.— Cr. 1909.
Elder surviving son of Briggs Priestley, Esq., M.P.,
of Apperley, Yorkshire, who d. 1906, by Grace, who d.
1900, dau. of the late William Crabtree, Esq., of Brad-
ford ; h. 1859; m. 1883 Ruth, dau. of Joseph Craven,
Esq., formerly M.P. for the W. Riding of Yorkshire,
of Thornton, Yorkshire. Sir William Priestley, who
was educated at Harrogate, is a J P. for Bradford
(City Councillor 1895-1903, Aid. 1903-7, and Mayor
1904-5) and Chairman of Priestleys Ltd., Stuff'
Manufacturei-s ; sat as M.P. for the E. Div. of
Bradford 1906-18. -ifosmoimi; Houfe, Clifton Villas,
Bradford; Littledale Hall, Caton, near Lancaster;
Befomi, National Liberal, Ranelagh, and R. Automobile
Clubs, s.\i. ; Queen Anne's Mansions, s.w.

PRIESTLEY, Sir Aethur, Knt.— Cr. 1911.

Younger surviving son of Briggs Priestley, Esq., M.P.,
of Apperley, Yorkshire, who rf. 1906, by Grace, who
d. 1900, dau. of the late William Crabtree, Esq., of
Bradford; b. 1864. Sir Arthur Priestley, who was
educated at the London International Coll., is a J.P.
for Lincolnshire and for Grantham (Mayor 1915, 1916,
1917, 1918 and 1919), and sat as M.P. for Grantham
1900-18. — Hungerton Hall, Grantham, Lincolnshire;
Bath Club. w.

PRIESTMAN, Francis, Esq., of Shotley
Bridge, co. Durham.

Eldest son of Jonathan Priestman, Esq., of Shotley
Bridge, who d. 1888, by Lucy Ann, dau. of the late
Jonathan Richardson, Esq., of Shotley Park ; b. 1855 ;
r«. 1883 Cecil Marguerite, youngest dau. of the late
Dr. Shiell, of Chester-le-Street, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Jonathan Lee, M.C., Capt. and Acting
Major R.F.A., T.F. ; educated at Ch. Ch. Oxford
(B.A. 1914); b. 1892. Mr. Priestman is a J.P. and
D.L. for CO. Durham (High Sheriff 1914), and a Knight
of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem. —
Shotley Park, Shotley Bridge, co. Durham.

PRIMROSE, the Right Hon. Sir Henet
WiLLUM, K.C.B., C.S.L, I.S.O.— Cr.


Second son of the Hon. Bouverie Francis Primrose,
whorf. 1898, by the Hon. Frederica Sophia, whod. 1867,
dau. of Thomas, 1st Viscount Anson ; b. 1846 ; m. 1888
Helen Mary, who d. 1919, dau. of the late Gilbert
McMicking, Esq., of Miltonise, Wigtownshire. Sir

Henry Primrose, who was educated at Glenalmond
and at Balliol Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1869), was Private
Secretary to the Viceroy of India (Marquess of Ripon)
1880-4, and to the Right Hon. W. E. Gladstone 1886 ;
Secretary to the Office of Works and Public Buildings
1886-95 ; Chairman of the Board of Customs 1895-9,
of the Board of Inland Revenue 1899-1907, and of the
Pacific Cable Board 1907-14.— SrooAVa Club, s.w.;
44, Ennismore Gardens, s.w.

PRIMROSE, Sir John Ure, Bart.— Cr. 1903.

Eldest son of William Primrose, merchant miller, of
Glasgow, who d. 1891, by Annie, who d. 1903, dau. of
the late John Ure, of Glasgow; b. 1847; m. 1st 1877
Margaret Jane, who d. 1896, dau. of James Adam, of
Glasgow; 2ndly 1897 Anna, who d. 1913, dau. of
Alexander Spence Wylie, of Glasgow; 3rdly 1915
Muriel, only dau. of the late Edwin Pilling, of Roch-
dale, and widow of James Donald, of Gla.'-gow. Sir
John Primrose, who was educated at the Collegiate
School, Glasgow (Hon. LL.D. Glasgow 1904), is a
J.P. and D.L. for Glasgow, and was Chairman of
the Clyde Navigation Trustees, and Lord Lieut, and
Lord Provost of Glasgow 1902-5.— Redholme, Dum-
breck, Glasgow; New Club, Glasgow.

Heir, his son WilUam Louis, b. 1880 ; m. 1907 Elizabeth
Caroline, dau. of Hugh Dunsmuir, of Glasgow, and has,
with other istue, a son, • John Dre, b. 1908.

PRIMROSE. See Rosebery and Midlothian, Earl of.

PRINCE, Sir Alexandee WiLi.UM, Knt.— Cr.

Only son of the late William Prince.Esq., of Canterbury ;
b. 1870; m. 1897 Edith, 4th dau. of the late Isaac
Jonas, Esq., of Edgbaston, Birmingham. Sir Alexander
Prince, who was educated at Dover and on the Conti-
nent, was formerly Chairman and Managing Director of
Richard Dickeson & Co. Ltd., Provision Merchants and
Government Contractors for the Navy and Army ; is
a Director of the Commercial Union Assurance Co.
(Hand in Hand Board), Controller (War Office) of the
Expeditionary Force Canteens and a Member of the
War Office Expeditionary Force Canteens Committee.
— Junior Carlton Club, s.w. ; Constitutional Club, w.c. ;
7, Fitzjohn's Avenue, n.w.

PRINGLE, Sir Noeman Hamilton, Bart., of
Stichill, Roxbarghshire.— Cr. 1683.
Eldest son of Capt. Sir Norman Robert Pringle, 8th
Bart., by Florence Madge, only child of the late J.
Vaughan, Esq., of Rochester; b. 1903; 5. 1919.—
Neu'hall, Galashiels, SelMrkshire.

Heir Prei, hia brother Ronald Stnart, b. 1806.

PRINGLE, Louisa Clementina, Lady.

Youngest dau. of Robert Steuart, Esq., M.P., of
Alderston, Scotland, who rf. 1843 ; m. 1871 Sir Norman
William Drummond Pringle, 7th Bart., who d. 1897.

PRINGLE, the Hon. Sir John, K.C.M.G.,
M.B.— Cr. 1911.

Only son of John Pringle, Esq., of Whaup, Roxburgh-
shire, who d. 1904, by Isabella, who d. 1907, eldest
dau. of the late John McKenzie, of Attadale, Ross-shire ;
b. 1848 ; m. 1876 Amy Zillah, who d. 1907, 5th dau.
of the late Hon. Isaac Levy, of St. Jago Park, Spanish
Town, Jamaica. Sir John Pringle, who was educated
at Aberdeen Univ. (M.B. and M.Ch. 1872), is a
P.C. and M.L.C. of Jamaica, Custos and Chief Magis-
trate of the Parish of St. Mary, Jamaica, and Capt. of
Militia (Reserve List).— ^jnaKd Vale, Jamaica; Cape
Clear, Clonmel P.O., Jamaica; Constitutional Club,
w.c; Jamaica Club, Kingston.




PRINGLE, Major-Gen. Sir Robeet, K.C.M.G.,
C.B., D.S.O., M.R.C.V.S.— Or. 1917.

Son of Gilbert Pringle, Esq., of Stranraer, Wigtown,
shire; b. 1855; m. 1898 Sophie, elder dau. of the late
George Moir.B^res, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Tonley,
Aberdeenshire. Sir Robert Pringle is Col. and Hon.
Major.Gen. ret., late Army Veterinary Service; was
Senior Veterinary OflScer on Lines of Communications
in S. Africa 1900-1, formerly Inspecting Veterinary
Officer, Punjab, and Principal Veterinary Officer
Aldershot Command, and Director-Gen. Army Veterin.
avy Service, -with the hon. rank of Major.Gen., 1910-
17. — United Service Club, s.W- ; Sussex Grove, Putney
Park Avenue, Boehampton, s.w.; 16, Victoria Street,

PRINGLE, Minnie Annie, Lady.

Second dau. of the late Maurice Kew, Esq.; m. 1892
Sir George Pringle, a Barrister-at-Law, who was
Assistant Secretary to the Ecclesiastical Com-
missioners for England 1856-71, and Secretary and
StewardoftheManors 1871-88, and -who was cr. Knt.
1882 and (/. 1911.

PRINGLE, Andrew, Esq., of Borgue, Kirk-

Eldest son of Andrew Pringle, Esq., of Borgup, who
d. 1858, by Janet, dau. of the late Robert Hunter, Esq.,
Glenochar, Lanarkshire; b. 1850 ; ?7i. 1876 Nellie, dau.
of Walter Elliot, Esq., C.E., and has, with other
issue, a son, * Walter Gideon, M.C., temp. Lieut.
and Acting Major R.A. ; educated at Winchester ; 6.
1885; m. 1915 Christine Adelaide, younger dau. of the
late Norman Salmond, Esq., and has a son, * Andrew
Michael, b. 1916. Mr. Pringle, who was educated at
Harrow and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge, and was
formerly Cornet 8th R, Irish Hussars, is a Magistrate
for Kirkcudbright. — cjo Messrs. Todi, Murray ^-Jamie-
son, 66, Queen Street, Edinburgh.

PRINGLE, Lient.-Col. Hall Grant, D.S.O.,
of Mitchelston, Midlothian.
Eldest son of David Pringle, Esq., J.P., of Torquhan,
Midlothian, who d. 1905, by Jean, dau. of Alexander
Grant, Esq., of Glasgow; b. 1876; m. 1918 Daphne,
youngest dau. of the late Calverley Bewicke, Esq., of
Close" House, Northumberland, and widow of Capt.
Charles Noel Ridley, Northumberland Hussars Yeo.,
of Park End, Northumberland. Lieut.-Col. Pringle,
who was educated at Clifton Coll. and at the R. Mil.
Academy, Woolwich, is Lieut.-Col. R.A. ; appointed
Mil. Attach^ at Lisbon 1919 ; has the Order of the
Rising Snn of Japan, 3rd Class, and the Portuguese
Mil. Order of Aviz, 2nd Class. — Army and Navy Club,

PRINGLE, James Lewis, Esq., of Torwoodleo,
Eldest surviving son of James Thomas Pringle, Esq.,
of Torwoodlee, who d. 1902, by Ann Parminter, who
d. 1916, only child of the late Lieut.-Col. John Lewis
Black, 63rd Regt. ; *. 1869; ?«. 1904 Ada Mary,
youngest dau. of John Paton, Esq., of Lethangie,
Kinross-shire, and has, with other issue, a son, * James
Harold, h. 1905. Mr. Pringle, who was educated at
Radley and at Oriel Coll., Oxford (B.A. and M.A.
1897), is a Magistrate for Selkirkshire and for Rox-
burghshire, and Capt. Lothians and Border Horse
Yeo., T.D.— Torwoodlee, near Galashiels. Selkirkshire;
New Club, Edinburgh.

PRINGLE, William, Esq., of Whytbank, and
Tair, Selkirkshire.
Youngest eon of Robert Keith Pringle, Esq.,
H.E.I.C.S., who d. 1897, by Mary Jane, who d. 1909,

eldest dau. of the late Gen. George Moore, H.E.I.C.S. ;
b. 1868 ; s. Mrs. Mary Arbuthnot Pringle, widow of his
cousin Alexander Pringh, Esq., J.P. and D.L., 1908 ;
m. 1910 Gladys, eldest dau. of T. Baylis, Esq., and
has, with other issue, a son, *Alexaud6r William, b.
1913. Mr. Pringle was educated at Cheltenham
Coll.— C/o Messrs. Hope, Todd # Kirk, 19, Charlotte
Square, Edinburgh.

Esq., of The Haining, Selkirkshire.

Eldest son of Smith Seth, Esq., who d. 1885, by
Margaret, dau. of the late Andrew Little, Esq., of
Blainslie, Roxburghshire; b. 1856; m. 1884 Eva,
dau. of the late Albrecht Stropp, of Bogislavitz,
Silesia, and has, with other issue, a son, * Norman,
LL.B., Capt. 7th Batt. R. Scots (Lothian Regt,);
appointed a Writer to the Signet, Edinburgh, 1911;
b. 1888 ; m. 1915 Doris Gray, younger dau. of David
Tweedie, Esq., of Woodcroft, Edinburgh. Mr. Seth-
Pringle-Pattison, who was educated at R. High School,
Edinburgh, and at Edinburgh Univ. (M.A. 1878), was
formerly Profes.sor in Univ. Coll., Cardiff, and in St.
Andrews Univ., and since 1891 has been Professor of
Logic and Metaphysics at Edinburgh Univ. ; s. to The
Haining estates on the death 1898 of Mrs. Pringle-
Pattison, and then assumed those surnames in addition
to his own.— r/ie Haining, Selkirk; 16, Church HUl,
Edinburgh ; University Club, Edinburgh.

I..illa Livingstone, younger dau. of the late W. Forster
Smithe, l':6q., of Staplefield Place, Sussex ; m. 1st 18—
Andrew Skeen, Esq., M.D., who d. 1884 ; 2ndly 1887
Sir Henry Thoby Prinsep, who was a Judge of the
High Court, Calcutta, 1877-1904, and an Additional-
Member of the Council of the Viceroy of India 1897-8,
and who was cr. Knt. 1894, K.C.I.E. 1904, and
rf. 1914; 3rdly 1916 Warren William de la Rue, Esq.,
of Trayles, Tenby, S. Wales.— 3, Holland Park, w.

PRINSEP. See Lcvett-Prinsep.

PRIOR, Charles Matthew, Esq., of Adstock
Manor, Backinghamshire.
Eldest son ol Major-Gen. Henry Prior, who d. 1871,
by Emily Anne, who d. 1908, eldest dau. of the
Rev. Charles Frederick Rogers Baylay, M,.\., Rector
of Kirkby-on-Bain, Lincolnshire; b. 1861; m. 1885
Mary Alice, 3rd dau. of the late Capt. Edward Algernon
Blackett, R.N., of Wylam, and Oakwood, Northumber-
land, and has, with other issue, * Edward Algernon
Blackett, b. 1887. Mr. Prior was educated at Trinity
Hall, Cambridge (B.A. 1883), and is a J.P. (1887) for
BMoks. —Adstock Manor, Winslow, Buckinghamshire.

PRIOR- WANDESFORDE. See Wandesforde.


dau. of ; m. 18— Sir Charles Bradley

Pritchard, C.S.I. , who was formerly a Member of the
Council of the Governor of Bombay ; a Member of the
Council of the Governor-Gen. of India, and Minister
of Public Works 1892-6, and who was cr. K.C.I.E.
1891, andrf. 1903.

PRITTIE. See Dunalley, Lord.

PROBE RT, Lieut.-Col. William Geoffrey,

O.B.E., F.S.A., of Bevills, Suffolk; and of

Colne Priory, Essex.

Eldest son of William Richard Probert, Esq., of

Bevills, who d. 19U3, by Maria Luciuda, who rf. 1917,





eldest dau. of the late Luke Swetenam, Esq., and widow
of Thomas Hunt, Esq., of Oulton, Norfolk ; b. 1864 ; m.
1891 Marj Hilton (formerly' a Lady-in- Waiting to
H.R.H. Prineess Louise, Duchess of Argyll), eldest
dan. of the late Rev. Edward Bayues Badcock, M.A.,
Canon of Ripon, of Somerleaze House, Somerset, and
has, with other issue, a son, * Geoffrey Oliver
Carwardine, Capt. R.G.A. ; educated at Eton ; b.
1892; m. 1918 Ruby, dau. of Alexander Marc,
Esq., of Champneys, Tring, Hertfordshire, and has
a dau., Margaret Carwardine. Lieut.-Col. Probert, who
was educated at Lincoln Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1889), and
was formerly Comptroller of the Household to H.R.H.
Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll, is an Extra
Equerry to H.R.H. , a Magistrate for Suffolk, an Hon.
Capt. in the Army, Lieut.-Col. R.A.S.C, T.F., late
Comra. 27th Divisional Train, R.A.S.C, and Capt. and
Hon. Major late 3rd Batt. SuflFolk Regt.—Bevills, Bures,
Suffolk: St. James's Club, -w.

PROBY, Col. Douglas James, of Elton Hall,
Hnntingdonshire ; and of Glenart, co.
Only son of the Right Hon. Lord Claud Hamilton I
M.P. (only brother of James, 1st Duke of Abercorn),
who d. 1884, by Lady Elizabeth Emma, who d. 1900, ^
2nd dau. of Granville Leveson, 3rd Earl of Carysfort
(ext.) ; b. 1856 ; s. his uncle William, 6th and last
Earl of Carysfort, K.P., at Elton Hall, 1909, and his
uncle's widow atGlenart 1918 ; vi. 1882 Lady Margaret
Frances Hely-Hutchinson, younger dau. of Richard
John, 4th Earl of Donoughmore, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Granville, a J.P. for Huntingdonshire,
a Clerk in the House of Lords and Capt. Bed- 1
fordshire Yeo. ; educated at Eton and at Trinity!
Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1906, M.A. 1912); b. 1883. Col. j
Proby , who was educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford 1
|_B.A. 1879, M.A. 1912), and assumed, by royaUicense,
the surname of Proby 1904, is a J.P. and C.C. for j
Huntingtonshire, a J.P. for Northamptonshire, a J.P.
and D.L. for co. Wicklow, and Brevet-Col. ret., late Irish
Guards and was M.P. for the Saffron Walden Div. of
Essex Jan.-Nov. 1910, and in temp, command of the
Irish Guards and Regimental Dist. 1914-17.— A'^ton
Hall, Peterborough ; Glenart, Arklow, co. Wicklow ;
Carlton, and Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ; Kildare Street
Club, Dublin ; 2, Draycott Place, s.w.

PROBYN, the Right Hon. Sir Dighton Mac-
NAGHTEN, V.C, I.S.O.— Cr. K.C.S.I. 1876,
K.C.B. 1887, G.C.V.O. 1896, G.C.B. 1902,
G.C.S.I. 1911.

Son of Capt. George Probyn, who d. 1855, by Alicia,
who d. 1864, 8th dau. of Sir Francis Workman-
Macnaghten, 1st Bart.; b. 1833; m. 1872 Letitia
Maria, who d. 1900, younger dau. of the late Thomas
Robarts Thellusson, Esq. Sir Dighton Probyn is a
Gen. ret. late Bengal Cav., and Col. 1 1th King Edward's j
Own Lancers (Probyn 'b Horse), Indian Army; was j
Equerry to H.M. King Edward VII. (then Prince of
Wales) 1872, Comptroller and Treasurer of the House-
hold toH.M. and aMemberof the Council of the Duchy
of Cornwall 1877 1901, Keeper of the Privy Purse and
an Extra Equerry to H.M. King Edward VII., Receiver-
Gen, of the Duchy of Lancaster, and Secretary and
Registrar of the R. Victorian Order 1901-10,
and has been an Extra Equerry to H.M. King George
V. and Comptroller of the Household to H.M. Queen
Alexandra since 1910. — Norman Tower, Wiiidsor
Castle ; Sandringham, Norfolk ; Marlborough, and
United Service Clubs, s.w. ; Marlborough House, s.w.

PROBYN, Sir Leslie, K.C.M.G.— Cr. 1909.

Youngest son of Edmund Probyn, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
formerly of Huntley Manor, Gloucestershire, who d.

1890, by Charlotte Seymour, who d. 1903, 2nd dau.
of the late John Jones, Esq., of Derry-Ormond,
Cardiganshire; *. 1862 ; m. 1885 Emily, O.B.E., dan.
of George Davis, Esq. Sir Leslie Probyn, who was
educated at Charterhouse and in France and Germ'any,
and called to the Bar at the Middle Temple 1884,
was formerly Capt. 3rd Batt. Gloucestershire Regt. ;
Attorney-Gen. of British Honduras 1893, and of
Grenada 1896 ; Acting Colonial Secretary of Grenada
1897-8 ; Secretary to the Government of the S. Nigeria
Protectorate 1901-4, and Governor and Commander-
in-Chief of Sierra Leone 1904-10, and of Barbados
1910-18 ; appointed Capt. -Gen. and Governor-in-Chief
of Jamaica 1918. — King's House, Kingston, Jamaica ;
Orleans Club, s.w.

PROCTER, Sir Henry Edward Edleston,
Knt., C.B.E.— Cr. 1911.

Son of Charles Edward Procter, Esq., of Macclesfield,
who d. 1873, by Ellen, who d. 1883, dau. of the late
James Li vesey, Esq., of Liverpool; b. 1866; m. 1897
Heleu Matilda, C.B.E., dau. of the late Lieut.-Col.
Thomas ArthurFreeman,ofBombay. Sir Henry Procter,
who was educated at Birkenhead School, was formerly
an Additional Member of the Council of the Governor
of Bombay for making Laws and Regulations. — Ware
Hill, Ware, Hertfordshire; B. Automobile, and Union
Clubs, s.w. ; Bycidla Club, Bombay.

and Beauchamp.

PRODGERS, Geeville John, Esq., of King-
ton House, Wiltshire.
Youngest son of Herbert Prodgers, Esq., J. P., of King-
ton House, who (i. 1917, by Emily Sibella, who d. 1918,
eldest dau. of the late Rev. Canon Thomas Phillpotts,
of Porthgwidden, Cornwall; b. 1876. Mr. Prodgers,
who was educated at Haileybnry,is serving with Britisli
E. African Foicei.— Kington House, Kington St.
Michael, Chippenham, Wiltshire ; Fly Fishers' Club, w.

PROSSER. See Wegg-Prosser.

PROTHERO, Major Archer George, of
Malpas Court, Monmouthshire.
Only surviving son of Francis Thomas Egerton
Prothero, Esq., J.P., of Malpas Court, who d. 1917,
by Mary Fanny Susanna, only dau. of the late Rev.
Francis Lewis, B.D., J.P. and D.L., of St. Pierre,
Monmouthshire; b. 1869; m. 1898 Lavinia, 3rd dau.
of the late George K. Hemmerde, Esq. Major Prothero,
who was educated at Westminster School and at the R.
Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is Major Welsh Regt., Lord of
the Manor of Malpas and Patron of St. Mary's, Malpas.
—Residence : Calmady House, North Curry, Somerset ;
Army and Navy Club, s.w.

PROTHERO. See Ernk, Lord.

PROTHEROE, David Garrick, Esq., of Dol-
Wilym, Carmarthenshire.
Sixth son of Edward Schaw-Protheroe, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Dol- Wilym, who d. 1906, by Ellen Augusta
Cecilia, who d. 1904, younger dau. of the late John
Thomas Beynon, Esq., of Trewern, Pembrokeshire;
b. 1868 ; «. his brother John Baldwin Brydges Schaw-
Protheroe, Esq., J.P., 1908. Mr. Protheroe, who was
educated at Bath, and was formerly Lieut. Pembroke
Art. Militia, is a Magistrate for Carmarthenshire and
Capt. Pembroke Yeo.— Dol.Wilym, Hebron R.S.O.,




SCHAW-, Esq., of Trewern, Pembroke-
shire ; and of Manoravon, Carmarthen-
Youngest son of Edward Schaw-Protheroe, Esq., J.P.,
D.L., of Dol-Wilym, Carmarthenshire, who rf. 1906, by
Ellen Augusta Cecilia, who cL. 1904, younger dau. of
the late John Thomas Beynon, Esq., of Trewern ; A.
1872; m. 1902 Emily Williama, elder dau. of Lieut.-
Col. William Price Llewellyn Lewes, J. P., D.L., of
Llysnewydd, Carmarthenshire, and has with another
son, * John Godfrey, h. 1903. Mr. Schaw-Protheroe-
Beynon, who was educated at Bath, and inherited
these estates from his uncle, John Beynon, Esq., and
assumed the additional surname of Beynon by royal
license 1899, was formerly a tea planter in Ceylon,
and is Major ret., late Pembroke Yeo. and a J.P. for
COS. Carmarthen (High Sheriff 1907) and Pembroke. —
Trewern, Whitland, Pembrokeshire.

PROVIS, Sir Samuel Botlee, K.C.B., G.H.
—Or. 1901.

Son of Samuel Provis, Esq., of Bath, by Mary, diiu. of
the late Stephen Butler, of London ; b. 1845. Educated
at Queens' Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1869, M.A. 1872,
Hon. Fellow 1915), called to the Bar at the Middle Bar
1866; was Assistant Secretary to the Local Govern-
ment Board 1882-98 and Permanent Secretary 1898-
1910. — Union, and New Oxford and Cambridge Clubs,
s.w. ; 2, Whitehall Court, s.w.

PRYCE, Athelstake Robert, Esq., of Cy-
fronydd, Montgomeryshire.

Eldest son of Robert Davies Pryce, Esq., of Cyfronydd.
who d. 1891, by Jane Sophia, who d. 1913, dau. of the
late St. John Chirerton Cliarlton, Esq., of Apley Castie,
Shropshire; b. 1850 ; m. 1896 Maud, youngest dau. of
the late Major Robert Neville, of Ahanure, co. Kilkenny.
Mr. Pryce, who was educated at Eton, was formerly Capt.
13th Hussars, and is a J.P. and D.L. for Merionethshire
(High Sheriff 1906), and a J.P. for Montgomeryshire
(High Sheriff \%'^l>).— Cyfronydd, near Welshpool;
Naval and Military Club, w.

PRYCE, Edward Stisted Mostyn, Esq., of
Gunley, Montgomeryshire

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