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.ssue, a sou,
*Francis Henry Newman, b. 1903. Mr. Itogers, who
was educated at Eton and at Balliol Coll., Oxford (B.A.
1891), and was M.P. for the Devizes Uiv. of Wiltshire
1906-Jan. 1910, is a J.P. for Wiltshire and a Small
Holdings Commissioner for the Board of Agriculture.
— Rainscombe House, Pewsey, Wiltshire ; Brooks's
Club, s.w.

ROGERS, Henry Montagu, Esq., of Nansloe.J
Cornwall.

Eldest sou of Henry Rogers, Esq., of Nansloe, who d.
1897, by Mary Sarah, who d. 1897, dau. of the late
William Edgcumbe Cudlipp, Esq., of Helston, and
Porthleven, Cornwall; b. 1855; m. 1881 Ellen Con-
stance, dau. of the late Rev. James Deans, M.A., Vicar
of Exminster, Devonshire, and has a son, * Tanner
Montagu, O.B.E., temp. Capt. R.A.F. ; educated at
Winchester and at Exeter Coll., Oxford ; b. 1890 ; pi.
1917 Rachel Frances, 2nd dau. of Kevitt Rotherham,
Esq., of Great Gatehouse, Kenilworth, Warwickshire,
and has a son, * Alan Tanner, b. 1918. Mr. Rogers,
who was educated at Univ. Coll. School and at Newton
Coll., and admitted a Solicitor 1879, was formerly Clerk
of the Peace for Helston. — Nansloe, Helston, Cornwall.

ROGERS, John Henrt Burcham BURCHAM-,
Esq., of Holt Hall, Norfolk ; and of Cou-
ingeby Hall, Lincolnshire.
Only son of John Rogers, Esq., J.P., of Holt Hall, who
d. 1906, by Mary Palmer, who d. 1904, dau. of the
late Henry Francis, Esq.; b. 1854 ; m. 1st 1888 Jessie
Catherine, who d. 1906, dau. of the late Frederick
Campbell, Esq., of Edinburgh; 2ndly 1908 Sarita,
dau. of G. Mountain Bowen, Esq., of Kinsale, Jersey.
Mr. Burcham-Rogers, who was educated at Eton and
at Trinity Coll., Cambridge, and assumed the prefix
surname of Burcham by deed poll 1908, is a Magis-
trate for Norfolk (on the roll for High Sheriff for 1920),
and Lord of the Manors of Frieston and Butterwiek,
Lincolnshire.— //o/C Hall, Holt, Norfolk; Junior
Carlton Club. s.w.

JTIiia property is held oo the tenure of providing H.R.H. the
Prince of Wales with a boat and nete whenever he chooses to Sah
in the Loe Pool, near Helston.



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ROGERS, Lieut.-Col. John Middleton,
D.S.O,, of River Hill, Kent.
Eldest son of John Thornton Rogers, Esq., of River Hill,
who d. 19(10, by Margaret, who d. 1904, 2nd dau. of the
late John Bagwell, Esq.,of Marlfield, co. Tipperary
18o4 ; ?>i. 1899 Muriel Blanche Gwendoline, younger
dau. of Sir Charles William Morrison-Bell, 1st Bart.,
of Highgreen Manor and Otterburn Hall, Northumber-
land, and has, with other issue, a son, * John Ernest
Middleton, b. 1900. Lieut.-Col. Rogers, who was
educated at Harrow and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sand-
hurst, is a Magistrate for Kent (High Sheriflf 1918),
Major Reserve of Officers, Lieut.-Col. late Comm. 2nd
Co. of London Yeo. (Westminster Dragoons) a
Patron of 1 living; formerly Major 1st R. Dragoons
Iihvr Hill, near Sevenoaks, Kent; Army and Navy



ROGERS, John Peverell, Esq., of Penrose,
Cornwall.
Eldest son of John Jope Rogers, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Penrose, formerly M.P., for Helston, who d. 1880, by
Maria, who d. 1911, eldest dau. of the late William
Hichens, Esq.; b. 1846; m. 1880 Maria Adelaide,
youngest dau. of Chevalier Miloro, and has, with other
issue, a son, * John Lionel, temp. Capt. Cornwall
(Fortress) Engineers, R.E., Territorial Force ; late
Capt. 3rd Batr. Devonshire Regt. ; b. 1880; m. 1911
Evelyn, younger dau. of Edmund Salwey Ford, Esq.,
of Peugreep, Cornwall. Mr. Rogers, who was educated
at Eton and at Wellington Coll., is a J.P. for Cornwall,
and Capt. ret. R.A. — Penrose, Helston ; United Service,
and Army and Navy Clubs, s.w.

ROGERS, Mrs., of ColtishaU Hall, Norfolk.

Melicent, eldest dau. of Frederick Peter Delme-
Radcliffe, Esq., of Hitchin Priory, Herts, who d. 1875,
by Emma, who d. 1880, dau. of the late John H.
W.addington, Esq., of Languish House, Hampshire ; m.
1858 Richard Rogers, Esq., of ColtishaU Hall, who was
a J.P. for Norfolk, and who d. 1 900, leaving, with other
issue, * the Rev. Henry, formerly Rector of Lyng,
Norfolk; educated at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1883, M. A. 1887); b. 1860; m. 1903 Mary Georgiana
Helen, 2nd dau. of Capt. Duncan McNeill, late R.
Scots Greys, of Oronsay Priory, Argyllshire, and widow
of Joseph Fox Tarratt, Esq., of EUary, Argyllshire.—
ColtishaU Hall, Norwich.

ROGERS, William Henet, Esq., of Orleigh
Court, Devonshire.
Only son of Thomas Rogers, Esq., J.P., of Orleigh
Court, who d. 1910, by Gertrude Lewis, who d. 1899,
youngest dau. of the late Rev. Henry Jeremy Hale,
of King's Walden, Hertfordshire; b. 1868; m. 1901
Bessie Rosamund, younger dau. of the Rev. William
Frederick Chambers Sugden Fraser, Rector of Oflham,
Kent, and has, with other issue, a son, *Thoraas,i. 1904.



Mr. R,



,oger;



educated at Eton and at King's Coll.,



Cambridge (B.A. 1889, M.A. \—).— Orleigh Court,
Bid* ford, Devonshire j Junior Constitutional Club, w. ;
Nortlicrnhay Club, Exeter.



lOGERS.



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lOGERSON, John Edwin, Esq., of Haydon

Bridge, Northumberland.
Eldest son of John Rogerson, Esq., of Haydon Bridge,
and of Croxdale Hall, Durham, whod. 1894, by Sarah,
who d. IflOl, dau. of the late Matthew Barrass, Esq., of
KiUingworth ; b. 1865; m. 1892 Frances Mary, dau. of
Pif-rse Creagh, Esq., of Mount Elva, co. Clare, and has,
with other issue, a son, *John Creagh, Lieut. 15th



Hussars ; educated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst ; b. 1 894. Mr. Rogerson, who was educated
at Durham and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1886, M.A. 1892), and was formerly Capt. 2nd Vol.
Batt. Durham L.I., is a J.P. aud D.L. for co. Durham,
and was High Sheriff 1905.— Residence : Mount
Oswald, Durham ; Carlton, and Boodles Clubs, s.w. ;
19, South Street, Park Lane, w.



ROGERSON, Mrs., of St. Michael's, Dumfries-
shire.
Margaret Bell, eldest dau. of the Rev. Josiah Walker,
of Wood Ditton, Cambridgeshire, who d. 1883, by
Mary Rice, who d. 1867, dau. of the late Peter Lock,
Esq.; m. 1879 Alexander Rogerson, Esq., of St.
Michael's, a C.S. for Dumfriesshire, who d.s.p. 1906. —
Si!. Michael's, Lockerbie, N.B.

ROGERSON, Col. William, of Gilleabie,
Dumfriesshire.

Third and only surviving son of William Rogerson,
Esq., of Gillesbie, and Wamphray, Dumfriesshire, who
d. 1869, by Agnes, dau. of the late James French,
Esq.; b. 1842; m. 1877 Georgiana Letitia, dau. of
the late Capt. John Alexander Drought, of Whigs-
borough, King's Co., and has, with other issue,
* William Drought, an Hon. Capt. in the Army; late
Capt. 3rd Batt. E. Surrey Regt. ; b. 1878. Col. Roger-
son, who was educated at Queen's Coll., Oxford, is a
J.P. and C.C. for Dumfriesshire, and a Col. ret.,
formerly Lieut.-Col. IstBatt. Shropshire L.I. — Gillesbie,
Lockerbie; Junior United Service Club, s.w.

ROKEBY, the Rev. Henry Ralph, of Arthing-
worth, Northamptonshire.
Eldest son of the Rev. Henry Ralph Rokeby, of Ar-
thingworth, who d. 1870, by his 1st wife Caroline, who
d. 1832, dau. of the late Rev. George Boulton ; b. 1831 ;
m. 1861 Mary Jane, who d. 1912, eldest dau. of the
late Thomas Barbot Beale, Esq., of Brettenham Park,
Suffolk, and has, with other issue, a son, * Henry
Langham, late Capt. Rifle Brigade ; b. 1861. Mr.
Rokeby, who was educated at Rugby and at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1854), is a J.P. for Northamp-
tonshire, and Patron of Arthingworth, of which he
was Rector 1870-1915. — Arthingworth Manor, Market
Harborough.

ROLFE. See Boggis-Rdfe.

ROLLE, of Bicton, Devonshire. See Clinton,
Lord.

ROLLESTON, Col. Sir Lancelot, K.C.B.,
D.S.O., of Watnall, Nottinghamshire. —
Cr. 1911.

Eldest surviving son of Col. Lancelot Rolleston, D.L., of
Watnall, who d. 1862, by his 2nd wife Eleanor Charlotte,
who d. 1894, dau. of the late RobertFraser, Esq., of Tor-
breck, Inverness-shire ; b. 1847 ; m. 1882 Lady Charlotte
Emma Maud, C.B.E., youngest dau. of the late Col.
the Hon. Robert Alexander George Dalzell, C.B. Sir
Lancelot Rolleston, who was educated at Ch. Ch.,
Oxford, is a J.P., D.L. and Chairman of Quarter
Sessions (elected 1912) for Nottinghamshire (High
Sheriff 1877). Col. T.F., T.D., Hon. Col., previously
Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. Comm., S. Nottinghamshire
Hussars Yeo., and temp. Lieut.-Col. and Co. Com-
mandant Nottinghamshire Vol. Regt. ; formerly 2nd in
Comm. 3rd Batt. Imp. Yeo. in S. Africa ; commanded
the Notts and Derby Mounted Brigade, T.F., 1908-12.
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COUNTY FAMILIES OF



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— IVatnalt Hall, NoUinqham ; Carlton Club, s.w. ;

James's Club, w. ; R. Yacht Sgmdrm, Comes.

Heir Pres.. his brother Robert Sidney, Vice-Adm.
R N • 6 1849 • m. 1901 Fanny LUian, dau. ot tne
Major.-Gen. Alexander Eobert Praser, Mailras Staff Corps,
and has a dau., Eleanor Maud.

ROLLESTON, Surgeon Rear-Adm. (temp.) Sir
Humphry Davy, K.C.B., M.D.,F.R.C.P.—

Eldest "sou of Professor George Rolleston, M.D.. F.R.S.,
of Park Grange, Oxford, who d. 1881, by Grace, who
d. 1914, eldest dau. of the late John Davy, Esq., M.D.,
F.R.S.; b. 1862: m. 1894 Eila Lisette, 2nd dau. ot
Francis Mackenzie Ogilvy, Esq., of Blackthorns
Byfieet. Sir Humphry Rolleston, who was educated
at Marlborough and at St. John's Coll., Cambridge
(B.A. 1886, Fellow 1889, M.A. 1890, M.D. 1891,
F.R.C.P. 1894). was formerly Examiner in Medicine
to Oxford, Cambridge, London, Manchester, Durham,
Bristol and Sheffield Univs. and Consulting Physician
Imp. Yeo. Hospital in S. Africa 1901 ; has been Con-
sulting Physician since 1914 and temp. Surgeon Rear-
Adm. R.N. since 1915 ; is a Member of the Medical
Administrative Committee of the Air Board ; Phy-
sician to St. George's Hospital and to Victoria Hos-
pital for Children; Consulting Physician King
Edward VII. Convalescent Hospital for Officers,
Osborne; President of the R. Society of Medicine^and
Author of various medical works.— ^iAc»«M'« Club,
s.w. ; &5, Upper Brook Street, w. ; Kitty Crag, Gras-
mere, Westmorland.

ROLLESTON, Eliza, Lady.

Sixth dau. of George Morant, Esq., J.P., late Grenadier
Guards, of Sliirley House, Carrickmaeross, co. Mona-
ghan who d. 1874, by Lydia, who rf. 1901, youngest
dau. of the late John Hemphill, Esq., of Rathkenny,
CO. Tipperary ; m. 1st 18— Emile Albert de Cosson,
Esq. ; 2ndly 1892, as his 2nd wife, Sir John Fowke
Lancelot Rolleston, a J.P. and D.L. for Leicester-
shire, a Knight of Grace of the Order of St. John
of Jerusalem, and Past President of the Surveyors^
Institution, who was Master of the Spectacle Makers'
Co. 1911 and M.P. for Leicester 1900-6, and for the
E. Div. of Hertfordshire Jan. 1910-1916, and who
was cr. Knt. 1897 and d. 1919. Lady Rolleston is a
Lady of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem.
—Glen Parva Grange, Leicester; 54, Curzon Street,
Mayfair, w.

ROLLESTON, James Hekry ifkanck, Esq.,
of Ffranckfort Castle, King's Co.
Eldest son of Major Charles ffranck Rolleston, late
King's Co. Rifles, of Ffranckfort Castle, who d. 1918,
by Mary Dorothea, who d. 1915, dau. of the late John
Hutchinson, Esq., of Killtorkan, CO. Kilkenny ; b. 1873.
Mr. Rollestou was educated at Trinity Coll., Dublin.
—ijranctfort Castle, Dunkcrrin, King's Co.



Hon D.Lit. Leeds 1904), and admitted a Solicitor
1863 is a D.L. for the W. Riding of Yorkshire and for
the Liberty of the Tower ; one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for the
City of London ; a J.P. for Berkshire and for co. London ;
an Elder Brother of Trinity House ; a steamship owner ;
an Aid of Hull (Sheriff 1876, Mayor 1883-5); Pres-
ident of the Associated Chamber of Commerce of the
United Kingdom, and of the Hull Chamber of Com-
merce ■ Chairman of the London Chamber of Commerce;
a Knight of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jeru-
salem! a Knight Commander of the R. Orders of
Christ and Villa Vi^osa of Portugal, of the Dannebrog
of Denmark, of the Rising Sun of Japan, and of St.
Olav of Norway ; a Grand Officer of the Order of Leo-
pold of Belgium, a Commander of the Order of Francis
Joseph of Austria, and an Officer of the Legion of
Honour; has the Grand Cross of thfe Servian Order of
St. Sava, 1st Class, and the Grand Cross of the Order
of the Crown of Italy; was formerly Hon. Lieut.-Col.
Humber Div. Submarine Miners R.E. Militia, and
MP for S. Islington 1886-1906; appointed Consul-
Gen, of Rumania at London 1911.— SC Anne's HiU,
Chertsey; Junior Naval and Military Club, w.

ROLLO, Lord (William Charles Wokdsworth
RoLLO, C.B.).— Or. 1650-1..

Eldest son nf John Rogerson, 10th Lord, by Agnes
Bruce who d. 1906, eldest dau. of the late Col. Robert
Knox Trotter, J.P. and D.L., of Ballindean, Perthshire ;
b 1860 ; s. 1916 ; m. 1882 Mary Eleanor, 3rd dau. of
the late Beaumont Williams Hotham, Esq., formerly
Grenadier Guards, and has a dau., Rosalind Mary
Agnes. Lord Rollo is a J.P. and D.L. for Perthshire,
Brigadier R. Co. of Archers (King's Body Guard for
Scotland) and Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. ret. late Comm.
3rd Batt. The Black Watch (R. Highlanders) ; sits m
the House of Lords as Lord Dunning, U.K., cr. 1869.
—Duncrub Park, Dunning, PertJishire ; United Ser-
vice Club, s.w.

Heir Pres., his brother Eric Norman, an Inspector of the
Board of Agriculture and Fisheries; b. 1861: »«• 188»
Constance Ma..d, youngest dan. of the late Henry Booth
Hohler, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Fawliham Manor, Kent, and
has, with otter issue, a son, • John Enc Henry, Oapt The
Black WatchCR. Highlanders); educated at Eton , 6. 18S9.
m 1915 Helen Maud, only dan. of Fredericls Ohetwynd-
Stapylton, Esq., and has, with other issue, a son, Erio
John StapyltoD, 1. 1916.

ROLLS. See Llangattock, and Skelliy- Bolls.

ROLT, James, Esq., K.C., formerly of Ozle-
worth Park, Gloucestersliire.
Younger son of the Right Hon. Sir John Rolt, of
Ozleworth Park, who d. 1871, by Elizabeth, who d.
1864, dau. of the late James Godson, Esq., of Croydon j
b. 1860 ; s. his nephew John William Rolt, Esq., J.P.,
1913; m. 1888 Grace Susan, youngest dau. of the late
Rev. Henry Snow, of Bibury. Gloucestershire, and has,
with other issue, a son, John Henry, temp. Major
R.A.S.C. ; educated at Marlborough and at Univ. Coll.,
Oxford; 6.1890; m. 1914 Gertrude Margaret, youngest
dau. of the late Henry Ferdinand Ihlee.Esq., of Frank-
fort-on-Main, and has, with other issue, a son, Michel
John James, b. 1915. Mr. Rolt, who was educated at
Eton and at Univ. Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1883), was called
to the Bar at the Inner Temple 1886 and appointed a
K.C. 1914.— TAe Croft, West Wickham, Kent ; Oxjord
and Camhridge Club, s.w. j



ROLLIT, Sir Albert Kate, Knt., LL.D
D.C.L., Ac— Cr. 1885.
Eldest son of the late John Rollit, Esq., J.P. an
D.L., of Hull, by Eliza, dau. of the late Joseph Kaye, I
Esq., of Huddersfield ; b. 1842 ; »«. 1st 1872 Eleanor I
Anne, who d. 1886, 2nd dau. of the late William I
Bailey, Esq.. of Winestead Hall, Yorkshire ; 2ndly

irRSrr!l'MichIllD.D,!in?i:;tfVr[ht:ROMAINE, William Colin Campbell. Esq



late ]

Kindersloy Blair, Esq., 71st Highland L.I., and of |
George Granville William, 3rd Duke of Sutherland. I
Sir Albert Rollit, who was educated at King's
Coll., London (B.A. London Univ. 1864, LL.D.
1866, Hon. D.C.L. Montreal 1870 and Durham 1891, 1
1154



of The Priory, Berksliire.

Only son of William Gnvett Romaine, Esq., C.B., of
The Priory, who rf. 1893, by Frances Phebe, who d.
1909, 3rd dau. of the late Henry Tennant, Esq.,
of Cadoxton Lodge, Glamorganshire; h. 1861. Mr,



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Romaine was educated at Charterhouse and at Trinity
CoU., Cambridge.— TAePnory. Old Wiiulsor,Berkshire;
Travellers' Club, s.w.

ROMANES, George Cheistopher, Esq., of
Pitcalzean, Ross-shire.
Elder son of George Ernest Romanes, Esq., of Pit-
calzean, who d. 1910, by Mima Alexandra Allan, only
dau. of the Rev. Walter Scott, M.A., Minister of
Cromarty; h. 1907- — Pitcalzean, Nigg, Ross-shire.

ROMILLT, Lord (William Gaspaed Gut
RoMiLLY).^Cr. 1866.
Only child of John Gaspard Le Marehant, 3rd Lord,
by Violet Edith Grey, who d. 1906, eldest dau. of Sir]
Philip le Belward Grey-Egerton, llth Bart. ; b. 1899 ;
«. 1905; educated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst ; is Lieut. Coldstream Guards. — Forthkerry, I
Barry, Glamorganshire. Residence : Oulton Park, Tar- \
parley, Cheshire; Gv/irds' Club, s.w.

ROMILLT, Samuel Henry, Esq., of Barry,
Glamorgansliire ; and of Huntington Park,
Herefordshire.
Eldest son of Lieut.-Col. Frederick Romilly, D.L., of
Barry, who d. 1887, by Lady Elizabeth Amelia .lane,
who d. 1892, 3rd dau. of Gilbert, 2nd Earl of Minto ; b.
1849; m. 1878 Lady Arabella Charlotte, who d. 1907,
eldest dau. of James, 9th Earl of Southesk, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Bertram Henry Samuel, D.S.O.,
Major and Brevet Lieut.-Col. Scots Guards, and Base
Commandant at Beyrout, Syria ; has the Orders of
the Osmanieh, 4th Class, and the Nile, 3rd Class ;
educated at Charterhouse; b. 1878; m. 1915 Nellie
Margaret Ogilvy, younger dau. of the late Sir Henry i
Montague Hozier, K.C.B., and has, with other issue, a j
SOD, *Giles Samuel Bertram, b. 1916. Mr. Romilly,
who was educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1872, M.A. 1875), and called to the
Bar at the Inner Temple 1874, is a J.P. and D.L. for
Glamorganshire, and a J.P. for Herefordshire. —
Huntington Park, Kington, Herefordshire; Brooks's,
and Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ; 56, Eccleston Sguare, s.w.

ROMNEY, Earl of (Charles Maesham).— Or.
1801.

Eldest son of Charles, 4th Earl, by Lady Frances
Augusta Constance, who (/. 1910, youngest dau. of
George Augustus Francis, 2nd Marquis of Hastings
(exi.); b. 1864; s. 1905; m. 1890 Anne Louisa, 2nd
dau. of Sir Edward Henry Scott, 5th Bart., of Lytchett
Minster, Dorsetshire. The Earl of Romney is a D.L.
for Kent, a Magistrate for Norfolk, Major and Hon.
Lieut.-Col. late 4th Batt. Bedfordshire Regt., and
Patron of 1 living. — Gayton Hall, King's Lynn,
Norfolk ; 2, Herbert Crescent, s.w.

Heir, his son Oharles, Visjount Marsham, Oapt. Coldstream
Guards ; educated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandliurst ; b. 1892 ; m. 1918 Marie Henrietta Mari
elder dau. of Adm. Sir Colin Richard Keppel, K.(
K.O.V.O., C.B., D.S.O.



RONALDSHAY, Lawrence John Lumley
(Dqndas), Earl of, G.C.I.E.. of Letterewe,
Ross-shire.— Or. G.C.I. E. 1917.

Elder surviving son of Lawrence, 1st Marquis of
Zetland, K.T., P.C, by Lady Lilian Sclina Elizabeth,
3rd dau. of Richard George, 9th Earl of Scarbrough ;
6.1876; m. 1907 Cicely, 2nd dau. of Lieut.-Col.
Mervyn Henry Archdale, formerly 12th Lancers, and
has, with other issue, a son, *Lawrence Aldred
Mervyn, Lord Dundas, 6. 1908. The Earl of Ronald-
shay, who was educated at Harrow and at Trinity Coll.,
Cambridge, and was formerly Capt. 1st N. Riding of



Yorkshire R.G.A. Vols., is a Magistrate for the N.
Riding of Yorkshire, and Major 4th Batt. York-
shire Regt., and was M.P. for the Hornsey Div. of
Middlesex 1907 16; appointed Governor of Bengal
1916. — Government House, Calcutta; Letterewe, Loch
Maree, Ross-shire ; Carlton, and Travellers' Clubs,
s.w. ; Turf Club, w. ; 38, Grosvenor Street, w.

+ RON AN, the Right Hon. Lord Justice

Stephen.

Son of the late Walter Ronan, Esq., Solicitor, of Cork;
b. 1848. Lord Justice Ronan, who was educated at
Queen's Coll., Cork (M.A. Queen's Univ., Ireland),
called to the Bar at King's Inns, Dublin, 1870 and
at the Inner Temple 1888, appointed a Q.C. Ireland
1889 and a K.C. England 1909, and elected a Bencher
of King's Inns 1892, has been a Lord Justice of Appeal
in Ireland since 1915. — 45, Fitzwilliam Sguare West,
Dublin.

RONEY-DOUGAL, Major Alistair Richard,
D.S.O., M.C., and MACKENZIE-
GRIEVE, Mrs., of Kellerstain, Midlothian.

This estate is now the joint property of 1. Alistair
Richard, elder son of Richard John Roney-Dougal,
Esq., of Ratho Park, Midlothian, and of Balnageith,
Elginshire (whom see), by Agnes Rosa Logan, who d.
1911, elder dau. of the late William Logan White,
Esq., J. P., of Kellerstain, and sister of James Maitland
Logan White, Esq., of Kellerstain, who d. 1914 ;
Major R.F.A. ; has the French Croix de Guerre ;
e'iucated at Edinburgh Academy and at the R. Mil.
Academy, Woolwich; i. 1887; m. 1912 Edith Margarate,
only dau. of the late Theodore Ormerod, Esq., of Brig-
house, Yorkshire, .and has a son, *Ian Logan, b. 1914.
^Junior Army and Navy Club, s.w. 2. Charlotte Jane
Logan, youjjger dau. of William Logan White, Esq.,
J.P., of Kellerstain, who d. 1877 (by his 2nd wife Jane,
who d. 1858, younger dau. of Sir James Foulis of Colin-
ton, 7th Bart., of Woodhall, Midlothian), and sister of
James Maitland Logan White, Esq., of Kellerstain,
who (i. 1914 ; m. 1874 Capt.'FrederickJohn Mackenzie-
Grieve, ret. R.N., and has,' with other issue, a son,
Eric William, educated at Uppingham; b. 1875; m.
1904 BlaneheAgnes, 2nddau.of Courtenay Tracy, Esq.,
and has, with other issue, a son, Malcolm, b. 1905. —
Residence : Bir Hill, Broxford, Hampshire.

RONEY-DOUGAL, Richaed John, Esq., of
Ratho Park, Midlothian ; and of Balna-
geith, Elginshire.
Eldest surviving son of Lieut.-Col. Richard Roney-
Dougal, formerly Capt. 96th Regt., who d. 1880, by
Rose Anne, who d. 1914, dau. of the late John
Dougal, Esq., of Ratho Park, and of Balnageith ;
b. 1864; m. 1884 Agnes Rosa Logan, who d. 1911,
elder dau of the late William Logan White, Esq.,
J. P., of Kellerstain, Midlothian, and has, with other
issue, a son, *Alistair Richard (whom see). Mr.
Roney-Dougal was educated at Bedford. — Residence :
Ashey House, Leamington.

ROOKB, George Douglas Willoughby, Esq.,
of Bigsweir House, Gloucestershire ; and
of Pilstone, Monmouthshire.

Eldest son of Lieut.-Col. Willoughby Sandilands Rooke,
Scots Guards, of Bigsweir House, and Pilstone,
who d. 1891, by Constance Lawson, who d. 1909,
youngest dan. of the late Henry Adams, Esq. ; /). 1867 ;
m. 1893 Aileen Isabel, 2nd dau. of the late Arthur
Bosanquet, Esq., of Cleddon Hall, Monmouthshire,
and has had, with a dau., Aileen Disney Willoughby,
a son, Charles Douglas Willoughby, Lieut. The
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Cameronians (Scottish Kifles) ; b. 1894, aud killed in
action 1915. Mr. Kooke, who was formerly Lieut. R.
Monmouthshire R.E. Militia, and temp. Lieut. 8th
(Service) Batt. York and Lancaster Regt. 191-t-lo,
andB.G.A. 1915-18, is a Magistrate for Gloucestershire
and an Hon. Lieut, in the Army. — Residence : Penyvan,
Whitehook, Monmouthshire.



ROOKE, Col. Harry Willcam, of Haynford
Hall, Norfolk.
Eldest surviving son of the Rev. Canon George Rooke,
of Embleton, Northumberland, who d. 1874, by Clara
Frances, who d. 1876, dau. of the late William
Moffat, Esq.; b. 1842; m. 1881 Jane Henrietta, only
dau. of the late Thomas Rowlandson iJunn, Esq., of
Hazelwood,Ryknds, and Langthwaite, Lancashire, and
had a son, Douglas Giles, Capt. Coldstream Guards ;
b. 1882 ; /». 1915 Blanch, 4th dau. of the late Gomm.
William John Casberd-Boteler, R.N., of Brook
House, Kent, and widow of Francis Salwey William
Winnington, Esq., late Lieut. Coldstream Guards,
and d. on active service 1918. Col. Rooke, who was
educated at the Ordnance School, Carshalton, and
at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich, is a Magistrate for
Staffordshire, and Col. ret., late R.A. ; commanded the
R.A. in Scotland 1895-9. — Haynford Hall, Norwich,
Norfolk ; Army and Navy Club, s.w. ; Norfolk County
Club, Norwich ; British Club, Biarritz, France.



ROOKE, Col. Henet Douglas, of Woodside,
Hampshire.
Eldest son of William Wowen Rooke, Esq., of Wood-
side, Capt. 12th Foot, and a J.P. for Hants, who d. 1883,
■ Persis, who d. 1900, dau. of the late John Allen,
1842; formerly commanded the 53rd Regt.
-Woodside, Lymington.



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ROOKE, John Atkinson, Esq., of Moorside,
Cheshire.
Eldest son of George Rooke, Esq., J.P., of Moorside,
who d. 1911, by Elizabeth, who d. 1902, 2nd dau. of
the late Thomas Atkinson, Esq., of Ashfield, Sale, and
The Friars, Hereford ; b. 1857. Mr. Rooke was eJu-
cated at Queenwood, Hampshire. — Moorside, Sale,
Cheshire.



ROOKE, Mortimer, Esq., of The Ivy, Wilt-
shire.
Younger surviving sou of Alexander Beaumont Rooke,
Esq., J.P., formerly 77th Regt., of The Ivy, who d.
1914, by Ellen, who d. 1892, 2nd dau. of the late
Thomas Clutterbuck, Esq., of Hardenhuish Park,
Wiltshire; *. 1854; m. 1883 Frederika Charlotte
Louisa, 2nd and eldest surviving dau. of the late Col.
Arthur John Bethell Thellusson, of Thelluson Lodge,
Suffolk, and has, with other issue, a .-^on, * Jolui Went-
worth, Capt. R. Wiltshire Yeo. ; educated at Win-
chester; b. 1887. Mr. Rooke, who was educated at
Marlborough Coll. and at Oriel Coll., Oxford (B.A.
1877), was admitted a Solicitor 1880.— T^e /v


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