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Imp. Yeo. — Residence : Hambrook House, Charlton
Kings, Gloucestershire.

BLAINE, Lady.

Lydia Letitia Purvis, youngest dau. of Sir Timothy
Vansittart Stonhouse, 11th Bart., who d. 1866, by
Mary Diana, who d. 1873, eldest dau. of the late
Rev. George WiUiani Sturt ; m. 1881 as 2nd wife
Sir Robert Stickney Blaine, a Magistrate for Bath ;
Mayor 1872-3; M.P. for the City 1885-6, who was
cr. Knt. 1890 and d. 1897.

BLAIR, Sir Robert, Knt., LL.D.— Cr. 1914.

Eldest son of William Blair, of Garlieston, Wig-
townshire, by Mary, dau. of the late William Hood,
of Whithorn, Wigtownshire ^ b. 1859 ; m. 1883 Ida
Kathleeu. eldest dau. of the late Joseph Boak Westrup,
Esq., of Kensington Park Road. Sir Robert Blair, who
was educated at Garlieston Public School and at Edin-
burgh Univ. (M.A. 1880, Hon. LL.D. 1915, B.Sc. London
1892), was Assistant Master at Kelso High School
1880-1 and at Aske's Hatcham School, New Cross,
1881-93; Headmaster of the Science and Technical
School, Cheltenham, 1893-4; Inspector N. Scotland Dist.
for Science and Art Department 1894-8 and for Scotch
Education Department 1898-1900 ; Chief Inspector of
Technical Education in Ireland 1900-1 ; Assistant Sec-
retary Technical Instruction, Department of Agriculture
and Technical Instruction for Ireland, 1901-4 and a
Member of the Mosely Education Commission to America
1903 ; has been Education Officer of the London C.C.
since 1904 ; is an Officer of the Belgian Order of
the Crown and the Author of sever.al publications
on Educational subjects. — Caledonian Club, s.w.; 19,
Ardwick Boad, Hampstead, N.w.

BLAIR, Col. Frederick Gordon, C.B., C.M.G.,
of Blair, Ayrshire.
Eldest son of Capt. William Fordyee Blair, of Blair,
who d. 1888, by Caroline Isabella, youngest dau. of
the late John Sprot. Esq., and sister of the late Mark
Sprot, Esq., of Riddell, Roxburghshire ; b. 1852 ; m.
1880 Mary Elizabeth, dau. of the late William Baird,
Esq., of Elie, Fife, and has issue * Cecily Magdalene.
Col. Blair is a J.P. and D.L. for Ayrshire, a Magistrate
for Rutland (High Sheriff 1886), au Hon. Lieut.-Col.
in the Army, Col. T. F., and Hon. Col., late
Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. Comm. Leicestershire Yeo.,
T. D., formerly Comm. 4th Batt. Imp. Yeo. in S.
Africa (1900-1) and later Mounted Troops, 8th Div. ;
previously Capt. 16th Lancers ; appointed an A.D.C.
to H.M. King George V. 1914, and an Assistant Mil.
Secretary 1915; has the Russian Order of St. Anne,
2nd Cla's. — Blair, Dairy, N.B. ; Ashwell Hall,
Oakham ; Turf Club. w.

BLAIR, of Avontoun, LinUthgowsliire. See
Maconochie.

BLAIR. See Hunter-Blair, and Maxwell, of Tevioibank,
Roxburghshire.

BLAIR-IMRIE, Capt. Hew Francis, C.M.G.,
O.B.E., of Lunan House, Forfarshire.
Eldest son of Col. Henry Francis Blair, R. (late Bengal)
E., who d. 1908, by Sophia Grace, only dau. of the late
Capt. John Bott, 5th Bengal Light Cav., and step-dau.
of the late Giles Loder, Esq., of Wilsford House, Wilt-
shire ; 6.1873; s. his uncle WilUam Thomas Taylor
Blair-Imrie, Esq., J.P., 1910; m. 1907 Selina Gladys,
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3rd dau. of the late Col. (temp. Brigadier-Gen.) Eyre
Maedonnell Stewart Crabbe, C.B., formerly Grenadier
Guards, of Glen Byre, Hampshire, and has, -Hith other
issue, a son, * Francis William, *. 1910. Capt. Blair-
Imrie, who was educated at Wellington Coll. and at
Pembroke Coll., Cambridge, and has assumed the
additional surname of Imrie, was formerly Lieut.
Northumberland Fusiliers and is Capt. 5th Batt. The
Black Watch (R. Highlanders); was D.A.Q.M.G.
Northern Command 1916-19. — Lunan House, Mont-
rose, Forfarshire ; United Sermce Club, s.w.

BLAIR OLIPHANT. See Kington Blair Oliphant.

BLAKE, Sir Thomas Patrick Ulick John
Haevey, Bart., of Menlough Castle, co.
Galway.— Cr. 1622.
Eldest and only sui'viving son of Sir Valentine Blake,
14th Bart., by Camilla Eugenia, youngest dau. of the
late Harvey Combe, Esq., Madras Civil Service ;
b. 1870 ; s. 1912 ; m. 1903 Evelyn Winifred, youngest
dau. of the late Lewes Gower Stewart, Esq., formerly
Lieut. E.E., of MountPlcasantjIlfi'acombe. Sir Thomas
Blake, who was formerly Lieut. W. of Scotland Art. S.
Div. K.A., is a Magistrate for co. Galway and temp.
Capt. "E.G. A.— Menlough Castle, Galway.
EeU; his son TJlick Temple, h. 1904.

BLAKE, Sir Patrick James Grahah, Bart., of

Langham, Suffolk.— Cr. 1772.

Only son of the Rev. Henry Bunbury Blake, Rector of

Hessett, Suffolk, whorf. 1873, by Frances Marian, ^h.od.

1910, only dau. of the late Henry James Oakes, Esq., of

Nowton Court, Suffolk; b. 1861; s. his grandfather

Sir Henry Charles, 4th Bart., 1880; m. 1883 Emma

Gertrude, only dau. of the late Thomas Pilkington

Dawson, Esq., of Groton House, Suffolk. Educated at

Cheltenham Coll.; is a Magistrate for Suffolk, and

late Lieut. 3rd Batt. Suffolk Regl.— Junior Carlton,

and Orleans Clubs, s.w. ; 49, St. James's Street, s.w.

Heir, his son Cuthbert Patrick, D.S.O., Lieut.-Comm. K.N. ;

b. 1885 : m. 1916 Florence Wilhelmina, elder dau. of En-

gineer-Capt. William Richard Apps, M.V.O., ret. E.N., of

The HawthorDS, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, and has a

dau., Veronica Anstace.

BLAKE, Sir Francis Douglas, Bart., C.B.,

of Tillmoutli Park, Nortliuinberiand. —

Cr. 1907.

Eldest son of Francis Blake, Esq., of Tillmouth Park,

who d. 1861, by Mary (who d. 1915, having tn. 2ndly

18— Patrick Clay, Esq., of Berwick-on-Tweed, who d.

18 ), 2nd dau. of the late Rev. Eoddam Douglas;

h. 1856; m. 1886SelinaColquhoun, who (i. 1915,eldest
dau. of the late James Clelaud Burns, Esq. Sir Francis
Blake, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll. and at
Univ. Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1878), and called to the Bar
at the Inner Temple 1881, was formerly Hon. Col.
Northumberland R.F.A., Special Reserve, previously
Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. Comm. Northumberland
R.G.A. Militia, and is a J.P., D.L., C. Aid., and Chair-
man of the C.C. and of Quarter Sessions for Northum-
berland, an Hon. Capt. in the Army, and Hon. Col.
Northern Cyclist Batt. T.F. ; elected M.P. for the
Berwick-on-Tweed Div. of Northumberland 1916.—
Tillmouth Park, Cor7iliill-on-Tweed ; United University
Club, s.w.

Heir, his son Francis Edward Colquhoun, Capt. Northum-
berland Hussars Teo. ; educated at Bradfield Ooll. and at
Trinity Hall, Cambridge ; h. 1893.

BLAKE, Edith, Lady.

Eldest dau. of Ralph Bernal- Osborne, Esq., M.P., of
Newtown Anner, co. Tipperary, who d. 1882, by
Catherine Isabella, who d. 1880, only dau. of Sir
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Thomas Osboru, 9th Bart., of Newtown Anner ; m.
1874, as his 2nd wife. Sir Henry Arthur Blake,
G.C.M.G., F.R.G.S., F.R.C.I., a JIP. and D.L. for
CO. Cork, Hon. Col. Ceylon Mounted Rifles, and a
Knight of Justice of the Order of St John of Jeru-
salem, who was a Resident Magistrate in Ireland
1876-82; a Special Resident Magistrate 1882; Gover-
nor of the Bahamas 1884-7, of Newfoundland 1887-8,
of Jamaica 1888-97, of Hongkong 1897-1903, and of
Ceylon 1903-7, and who was cr. K.C.M.G. 1888,
G.C.M.G. 1897, and d. 1^19,.— Myrtle Grove, Youghal.

BLAKE, Sir Ernest Edward, K.C.M.G.— Cr.
1901.

Son of the Rev. Edmund Blake, of Bramerton, Norfolk,
by Mary Hobart, dau. of the late J. Sewell, Esq., of
Poringland, Norfolk; b. 1845; »«. 1874 Catharine
Isabella, who d. 1902, dau. of the late Alfred Blyth ;
Esq. Sir Ernest Blake, who was educated at Norwich
Grammar School, and entered the Colonial Office 1863,
was a Crown Agent for the Colonies 1881-1909 (Senior
Crown Agent \WQ-9). — HawJcshill, Leatherhead,
Surrey: St. Mary's, Ujplymc, Devonshire.

BLAKE, Capt. Sir (Herbert) Acton,
K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O.-Cr. K.C.V.O. 1914,
K.C.M.G. 1918.

Only son of John George Blake, Esq., of Winchester,
who d. 1866, by Caroline, who d. 1912, dau. of
the late William Hodges, Esq., of London ; b. 1 857 ;
m. 1897 Lucy Grace, dau. of James Thin, Esq.,
of Loudon. Sir Acton Blake is a Magistrate for
CO. London and Capt. ret. R. Naval Reserve ; has been
Deputy Master of Trinity House since 1910. — Puck's
Croft, Etisper, Sussex; United Service Club, s.w.; 48,
Kensington Matisions, Trebovir Road, s.w.

BLAKE, Charles Frederick Sapte, Esq., of
Great Budbridge Manor, Isle of Wight.
Elder son of Edward Frederick Blake, Esq., of
Shanklin Towers, Isle of Wight, who d. 1908, by
Agnes Ann, dau. of the late Charles Browning. Esq.,
of Gloucester Terrace, W. ; b. 1869 ; m. 1893 Annie
Ethel, 2nd dau. of the late John Rogerson, Esq., J.P.,
of Holywood Hall, co. Durham, and has, with other
issue, a son, * George Frederick Sapte, b. 1902. Mr.
Blake, who was educated at Rugby and at Exeter Coll.,
Oxford, and admitted a Solicitor 1902, is an Hon. Lieut,
in the Army, late temp. Lieut. R.A.S.C, and Lord
of the Manor of Great Budbridge. — Great Budbridge
Manor, Godshill, Isle of Wight; Cocoa Tree Club, s.w.

BLAKE, Edmund Martin, Esq., of RatLville,
CO. Galway.
Eldest surviving son of John Henry Blake, Esq., J.P.,
ofRathville, who d. 1882 (by Harriette Frances, dau.
of Francis J. Lynch, Esq., M.D., of Mount Pleasant, co.
Galway), and grandson of the late John Blake, Esq., of
Furbough ; b. 1876. Mr. Blake is a Magistrate for
CO. Galway. — Bathville, Kiltulla, near Athenry, co.
Galway.

BLAKE, Francis Joseph, Esq., of Aunagh-
down House, co. Galway.
Only son of Rickard Blake, Esq., J.P., of Annaghdowu
House, who d. 1915, by Anne Marcella, who d. 1900,
2nd dau. of the late Thomas Robert Ryan, Esq., of co.
Galway; b. 1873; m. 1st 1902 Adelaide Jane (Lily),
whoti. 1904, 2nd dau. of Bernard O'Neill Power, Esq.,
of Vermont, co. Galway ; 2ndly 1909 Edith Mary, 6th
dau. of the late Thomas Synnott, Esq., of Innismore,
CO. Dublin, and has, with other issue, a son, *Eickard



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THE UNITED KINGDOM.



[Bla



raneis Joseph, i. 1903. Mr. Blake, who i



, educated jBLAKE, Valkntine Joseph, Esq., of Tower



of CO. Cialway 1918. — Annaghdoimi House, Drumgriffin ,
CO. Galway ; County Club, Gafwai/.

h BLAKE, Isidore Joseph, Esq., of Heath
House, Queen's Co. I

Third son of Valentine Joseph Blake, Esq., J.P., who !
d. 1912, by the Hon. Mary Jo.sephine, who rf. 1919, only ,
dau. of Charles, 3rd Lord de Freyne ; b. 1887; s. his
uncle Charles Joseph Blake, Esq., J. P., 1 9 1 7. Mr. Blake
is on the roll for High Sheriff of Queen's Co. for 1921 . — j
Heath House, Maryborough, Queen's Co. I



of Ballyglunin



BLAKE, John Joseph,
Park, CO. Galway.
Only son of Robert Blake, Esq., of Ballyglunin Park,

who d. 1917, by , dau. of ; A. 1875 ; m. 1917

Anna, dau. of the late Michael Mescall, Esq., of
Kilrush, CO. Clare, and has a dau., Mary Rosamond. —
Ballyglunin Park, Ballyglunin. co. Galuvy.



BLAKE, the Misses, of Meelick House, co.
Galway.

Mary Selina, and Elizabeth Campbell, daus. of Walter
Blake, Esq. (grandson of Sir Walter Blake, 10th Bart.,
of Menlough Castle, co. Galway), of Meelick House,
who d. 1860, by Mary, who d. 1899, dau. of the late
Charles Blake, Esq., of Bridge House, Tuam. co.
Galway. The Misses Blake a. by deed of gift their
brother Charles Anthony Blake, Esq., who d. 1911.—
Meelick Home, Whitegate, co. Galway.



BLAKE, Mrs., of Mylnhurst, Yorkshire.

Rebecca, dau. of Thomas Jessop, Esq., of Eudcliffe

Grange, Sheffield; m. 1869 William Greaves Blake,

Esq., of Mylnhurst, a J.P. and D.L. for the W. Riding

of Yorkshire, a J.P. for Derbyshire, and Capt. and Hon. j

Major late 3rd Batt. York and Lancaster Kegt., who |

was formerly Capt. 9th Lancers, and who d. 1904,1 RLAKE

leaving issne.— Mylnhurst, Ecclesall, near Sheffield. i



Only surviving son of Col. Maurice Charles Joseph
Blake, C.B., J.P. and D.L., late 3rd Batt. Connaught
Rangers, V.D., of Tower Hill, who d. 1915, by
Jeannette, who d. 1916, dau. of the late Richard
Pearce O'Reilly, Esq., M.D., F.R.C.S.I., of Castle
Wilder, co. Longford, and Sans Souci, co. Dublin ;
b. 1866. Mr. Blake, who was educated at Stony-
hurst Coll., was formerly Capt. 3rd Batt. Connaught
Rangers, and High Sheriff of co. Mayo I'dlS.—Tower
Hill, Baltyglass, co. Mayo.

BLAKE, the Rev. Waeeenne James WAR-
RENNE-, of Bramerton Hall, Norfolk.

Youngest son of John Joseph Blake, Esq., of Bramerton
Hall, who d. 1881, by Susanna, who d. 1883, elder dau.
of the late Charles Lancelot Hoggart, Esq., of Oak
Lodge, Southgate, Middlesex; b. 18 — ; s. his brother
Henry 1914; m. 1878 Alice Elisabeth, only dau. of
the late Gen. Thomas Edmond Knox, C.B., Col. Nor-
I folk Regt. Mr. Warrenne-Blake, who was educated
at Chichester Coll., and assumed the prefix sur-
name of Warrenne by deed poll 1878, was Vicar of
Easton, Norfolk, \882-\Ui.— Bramerton Hall, Nor-
wich.

BLAKE, William Faeewell, Esq., of Bridge
Hoiise, Somerset.
Eldest son of William Blake, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Bridge House, who d. 1901, by Fanny Follett Osier,
dau. of the late William Browne, Esq., of Bridgwater,
Somerset; b. 1846; m. 1882 Ellen, who c?. 1890,
dau, of the late William A. James, Esq., of Taunton,
and has, with other issue, a son, * William Harvey,
b. 1886 ; m. 1918 Gweneth Margaret, only dau. of the
Rev. Evan David Priestley-Evans, of Bury, Lanca-
shire, and has a son, *William Seymour, b. 1919. Mr.
Blake, who was educated in London and at Lincoln
Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1870, M.A. 1875), is a Magistrate
for Somerset. — Bridge House, SouthPetherton, Somerset.



) Jex-Blake, and Wallscourt.



BLAKE, Lieut.-Comm. Reginald William, ofi
Danesbury, Hertfordshire.

Only surviving son of Col. Arthur Maurice Blake, '
C.B., J.P. and D.L., late 1st Vol. Batt, Bedfordshire,
Eegt., formerly Capt. Grenadier Guards, of Danes- !
bury, who d. 1917, by Isabel, 2nd dau. of the late'
John Sambrook Crawley, Esq., of Stockwood, Bed. j
fordshire; b. 1885 ; s. his brother Capt. Cecil Rodolph
Blake, temp. Capt. 10th (Service) Batt. King's R.
Bifle Corps, who was killed in action, 1917 ; m. 1913
Eleanora, eldest dau. of William Ogilvie-Grant, Esq.,
of Elvaston Place, S.W., and has with other issue, a
son, b. 1918. Lieut.-Comm. Blake, who was educated at
Cheam and in H.M.S. " Britannia," is Lieut.-Comm.
R.N.— United Service Club. s.w.



BLAKJ5, Thomas Joseph, Esq., of Bunowen
Castle, CO. Galway.
Fifth sou of Valentine O'Connor Blake, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Tower Hill, co. Mayo, who d. 1879, by the
Hon. Margaret Mary, who d. 1 86'J, only dau. of Charles,
3rd Lord Ffrench; A. 1849 ; s. his "brother Charles
Joseph Blake, Esq., J.P., 1917. Mr. Blake, who was
educated at Clongowes Wood Coll. and at Trinity
Coll., Dublin, and called to the Bar at King's Inns,
Dublin, 1873, is a Member of the Dublin Chamber of
Commerce and the Father of the Connaught Bar
" ■ ■ -Bunowen Castle, CUfdcn, co. Gahoay. \



BLAKE-HUMFREY. See Mason, of Nedon Hall,
Norfolk.

BLAKENEY, the Rev. Richaed, of Mowbray
Lodge, Leicestershire.
Eldest son of the Rev. Richard Paul Blakeney, D.D.,
LL.D., Canon and Prebendary of York and Rector and
Rural Dean of Bridlington, Yorkshire, who d. 1884, by
Elizabeth, who d. 1916, younger dau. and co-heiress of
the late Robert Bibby, Esq., of Liverpool; b. 1857;
m. 1884 Alice, elder dau. and co-heiress of the late
Henry Unwin, Esq., J. P., of Broom Cross, Yorkshire.
Canon Blakeney, who was educated at Merton Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1880, M.A. 1884), and was Vicar of
Bishopthorpe, Yorkshire, 1884-91, and of Acaster-
Malbis, Yorkshire, 1889-91, has been Vicar of Melton
Mowbray since 1891, Rural Dean of Framland III
since 1901, and Hon. Canon of Peterborough since
1904, and is a Chaplain, 1st Class, Territorial Force,
T.D. ; late Acting Chaplain 1st Vol. Batt. Leicester-
shire Regt. — MowWay Lodge,MeltonMov)bray, Leicester-
shire; Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

BLAKER, Sir John Geoege, Knt., O.B.E.—
Cr. 1897.

Son of John George Blaker, Esq.; b. 1854; m. 1890
Lily, dau. of Samuel Cowell, Esq. Was Mayor of
Brighton 1895-6-7-8. — The Romans, Stanford Avenue,
Preston, Brighton.

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lUiAKISTON, Sir Horace Nevile, Barfc.^ of
Sandybrooke Hall, Derbyshire. — Or. 1763.
Eldest son of the Rev. Horace Mann Blakiston, B.D.,
Vicar of Benhall, Suffolk, who d. 1878, by Cliarlotte,
2nd dau. of the late Rev. WiUiam Henry Galfridus
Mann; 4. 1861 ; s. his uncle Sir Matthew Blakiston, '
4th Bart., 1883; educated at Tonbridge — Residence:
Lyuion, Boscombe, Hampshire.

Heir Pres., his brother Charles Edwanl, educateii at Ton-
bridge; 6.1802. I

BLAKISTON - HOUSTON, John, Esq., of,
Orangefield, and Reddens, co. Down. j

Eldest sou of Richard Bayly Blakiston-Houston, Esq., |
who d. 1857, by Mary Isabella, who d. 1873, eldest
dau. of the late John Holmes Houston, Esq., of Orange-
field and Roddens; b. 1829 ; m. 1859 Marian, who d. {
1890, 2nd dau. of the late Richard Shuttleworth Streat-
feild, Esq., and has, with other issue, a sou, * Richard, !
Capt. 6fh Batt. Rifle Brigade ; late Capt. 5tli Batt. R. 1
Irish Rifles; b. 1864; m. 1896 Lillian Agnes, dau. of I
George Jardine Kidston, Esq., of Finlayston, Renfrew-
shire, and has, with other issue, a son, * John Matthew, '
Lieut. 11th Hussars; educated at Eton and at the
R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; h. 1898. Mr. Blakiston-
Houston is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Down (High Sheriff'
1860); late Capt. S. Down Militia; was M.P. for the
N. Div. of CO. Down l89S-l900.— Oranffefield, and
Roddens, Belfast ; Carlton, and Wellington Clubs, s.-w.

BLANC, Lady.

Stella, dau. of Eyre Burton Powell, Esq., C.S.I.,
Director of Public Instruction, Madras, who d. 190-,
by his 1st wife Hamilton Matilda de Jorions, who d.
1874, dau. of the bite Capt. E. A. Langley, Madras
Cav. ; m. 1877 Sir Henry Jules Blanc, M.D., F.R.C.P.,
aDeputy Surgeon-Gen. ret. Indian Medical Service, who
was cr. K.C.V.O. 1901 and d. 1911.— c/o Messrs. Henri/
S. King and Co., 65, Cornhill, e.c.

BLAND, HuMPHEET LoFTUS, Esq., of Blands-
fort, Qaeen's Co.
Only son of John Loftus Bland, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Blandsfort, who d. 1908, by his 1st wife Alice, who d.
1898, 2nd dau. of the late Capt. George Hotham, R.E. ;
b. 1869 ; in. 1900 Muriel Elsie, only dau. of the late John
Scott, Esq., of Elmstead Grange, Chislehurst, and has,
with other issue, a son, *William, b. 1901. Mr. Bland,
who was educated at Wellington Coll., and was formerly
Lieut. 5th Northumberland Fusiliers, is a J.P. and D.L.
for Queen's Co. (High Sheriff 1912), and was High
Sheriff of co. Wicklow I90o.— Blandsfort, AbbeyleLv,
Queen's Co. ; Kildare Street Club. Dublin.

BLAND. See Davison-Bland.

BLAND-SUTTON, Sir John, Knt., F.R.C.S.,
LL.D.— Cr. 1912.

Eldest son of Charles William Sutton, Esq., of Enfield
Highway, who d. 1889, by Elizabeth, dau. of the late
Joseph Wadsworth, Esq., of Long Buckby ; b. 1855 ;
m. 1st 1882 ; 2ndly 1899 Edith, a Lady of Grace of
the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, youngest dau. of
the late Henry Heather- Bigg, Esq. Sir John Bland-
Sutton, who was educated at the Middlesex Hospital
(F.R.C.S. 1884, Hon. LL.D. Aberdeen), and assumed
the prefix surname of Bland by deed poll 1899, was
Erasmus Wilson Lecturer R. Coll. of Surgeons 1886-7
and 1890-1 and Hunterian Professor there 1888-9;
is Surgeon to the Middlesex Hospital and its Cancer
Charity, Chairman of the Cancer Investigation Com-
mittee, Vice-President of the R. Coll. of Surgeons,
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England, Major 3rd London Gen. Hospital. R..'V.M.C.,
T.F., and temp. Hon. Lieut.-Col. R.A.M.C— G«cr!ci
Club, w.c. : 47, Brook Street, w.



BLANDFORD, Marquis of. See nnder Marlborough.

BLANDT.JENKINS, Mrs., of Llanharan,
Glamorganshire.

Elizabeth Norah, 4th dau. of the late Major-Gen.
George Drury, R.M.L.I., of North Huish, Devonshire ;
m. 1897, as his 2nd wife, Col. John Blandy-Jenkins,
late Comm. 3rd Batt. R. Berkshire Regt., of Llanharan,
and of Kingston Bagpuize, Berkshire, a J.P. and D.L.
for Berkshire (High Sheriff' 1866), and a J.P. and
Chairman of the CO. for Glamorganshire, who d. 1915,
leaving (by his 1st wife Alice Martha, who d. 1895.
3rd dau. of the late Charles Wilson Faber, Esq., of
Northaw, Hertfordshire), 2 daus. and by his 2nd wife,
1 dau. — Llanharan, Pontyclun S.O., Glamorgan-

BLANE, Sara Hammond, Lady.

Dau. of ; m. 1st 18— Henry Blake, Esq., of

Boston, U.S.A., who (i. 18—; 2ndly 1903 Lieut.-Gen.
Sir Seymour John Blane, 3rd Bart. (cr. 1812, cxt.),
C.B., of Blanefield, Ayrshire, who d.s.p. 1911.— 37,
Lowndes Street, s.w.

BLANE, ^MT, Lady.
Elder dau. of Col. George Francis Leverson, C.B.
C.M.G., late R.E., by Ethel Frances Riland, 2nd dau.
of the late Rev. William Kirkpatrick Riland Bedford
of Sutton Coldfleld, Warwickshire; m. 1912 Comm.
Sir Charles Rodney Blane, 4th and last Bart. (cr.
1812), R.N., of Blanefield, Ayrshire, an Officer of the
Order of St. Maurice and St. Lazarus of Italy, who
d. (killed in action) 1916, leaving a dau., Helen Mary.

BLANE, Capt. Gilbeet Gordon, of Foliejon
Park, Berks.

Elder surviving son of Gilbert James Blane, Esq.,
who d. 1881, by Harriet Ann Stewart, who d. 1909,
dau. of the late Rev. Gordon Forbes, of Dyce, Aber-
deenshire; b. 1861 ; s. his uncle, Thomas Law Blane,
Esq., 1885 ; m. 1888 Mabel Augusta, 8th dau. of the
late Adm. the Hon. Keith Stewart, C.B., and has
had, with 3 dans., a son, Malcolm Gilbert Stewart,
Lieut. 3rd Batt. and temp. Lieut. 6th (Service)
Batt. Q.O. Cameron Highlanders ; b. 1892, and
killed in action 1915. Capt. Blane, who was educated
at Eton, and was formerly Capt. Scots Guards, is a J.P.
for Berks. — Residence : Alltan Donn, Nairn ; Guards',
and Wellinaton Clubs, s.w.



BLATHWAYT, Robert Winter, Esq., of Dyr-
ham Park, Gloucestershire.

Eldest son of the Rev. Wynter Thomas Blathwayt,
Rector of Dyrham, of Dyrham Park, who d. 1909, "by
his 1st wife Frances Elizabeth, who d. 1869, younger
dau. of the late Robert Philips, Esq., of Heybridge,
Staff'ordshire ; 6.1850; ot. 1879 Margaret Ermentrude,
2nd dau. of the late Henry Chandos-Pole-Gell, Esq., of
Hopton Hall, Derbyshire. Mr. Blathwayt, who was
educated at Harrow, is a Magistrate for Gloucester-
shire (on the roll for High Sheriff for 1921) and for
Somerset, Lord of the Manors of Dyrham, Langridge,
and Porlock, and Patron of 2 livings. — Dyrham Park,
Chippenham ; Boodle's Club, s.w.



BLATDES. See Page-Turner.



THE UNITED KINGDOM.



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BLEDISLOE OF LTDNEY, Lord (Charles
Bathurst, K.B.E.).— Cr. 1918.
Eldest surviving son of Cliarles Buthurst, Esq., J.P.,
of Lydney Park, who rf. 1907, by Mary Elizabeth, who
d. 1885, only dau. of the late Lieut.-Col. Thomas
Pasley Hay; b. 1867 ; m. 1898 the Hon. Bertha Susan
Lopes, youngest dan. of Henry Charles, 1st Lord
Lndlow. Lord Bledisloe of Lydney, who was educated
at Sherborne, at Eton, and at Univ. Coll., Oxford (B..4.
1890, M.A. 1898), and called to the Bar ,it the Inner
Temple 1892, was formerly Capt. R. Monmouthshire
Engineer Militia, M. P. for the Wilton Div. of Wiltshire
Jan. 1910-1918, Parliamentary Seeretaryto the Ministry
of Food 1916-17, Chairman of the R. Commission on
the Sugar Supply 1917-19 and Director of Sugar
Distribution 1918-19, and is a Magistrate for Glou-
cestershire, Capt. R. Monmouthshire R.E., Special
Reserve, Lord of the Manors of Lydney and Aylburton,
and Patron of 1 living; elected a Verderer of the
Forest of Dean 1907. — Lydney Park, Glmicestershire ;
Carlton, and Oxford and Cambridge Clubs, s.w. ; Bur-
lington Fine Arts' Club, w.

Htir, his son Benjamin Ludlow, b. 1899.



BLENCOWE, Robert Campion, Esq., of Bine-
ham, and The Hooke, Sussex.
Eldest son of John George Blencowe, Esq., M.P., J.P,
and D.L., of Bineham, who d. 1900, by Frances, who d.
1913, eldest dau. of the late AVilliam John Campion,
Eeq.,of Danny Park, Sussex ; b. 1858 ; m. 1886 Augusta
Frederica, who d.s.p. 1905, ord dau. of the late'
Frederic Boughton Newton Dickenson, Esq., J.P. and j
D.L., of Syston Court, Gloucestershire. Mr. Blencowe,
who was educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford,
and was formerly Lieut. Lancashire Fusiliers, is a i
Magistrate for Hampshire, an Hon. Lieut, in the Army, ]
late Lieut. R. Defence Corps, and Patron of 1 living.— ,
Bineham, Chailey, near Lewes; Naval and Military^
Club, w. ; County Club, Lewes.

BLENKINSOPP. See L~at.



BLENJSTERHASSETT, Sir Marmaduke
Casimir Henry Joseph, Bart., of Blenner-
ville, CO. Kerry.— Cr. 1809.
Only son of Sir Arthur Charles Francis Bernard
Blennerhassett, 5th Bart., by Mary Frances, only dau. I
of the late Baron Ludvig von Aretin, of Haidenburg,
Bavaria; b. 1902; «. 1915.

Heir Pres., his uncle William Lewis Rowland Paul Sebastian,
youngest son of theRight Hon. Sir Rowland Bleimerhaasett,
4th Bait., M.P., who d. 1909. by Countess Charlotte, who
d. 1917, only dau. of the late Charles, Count de Leyden ; b.
1882 ; m. 1910 Olivia


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