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arles Morris,
Esq., of Bryn Myrddin ; m. 1869 John Vaughan, Esq.,
a J.P. for Cardiganshire (son of the late Col. Herbert
Vaughan and Mrs. Vaughan, of Llangoedmore), who
d. 1881, leaving, with other issue, a son, * Herbert
Millingchamp, a Magistrate for Cardiganshire (High
Sheriff 1916) ; b. ISIO. ^Llangoedmore, Cardigan.

VAUGHAN. See Jones - Vaughan ;
and Lloyd-Vaughan.

Lisburne ;




VAUGHAN-JENKlNS, William, Esq., of
Combe Grove, Somerset.
Only son of William Vaughan-Jenkins, Esq., of
Combe Grove, who rf. 1897, by Lucinda, who d. 1911,
dau. of the late William John Watts, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of Forde House, Devon ; b. 1878 ; m. 1901
Irene Miskin, 3rd dau. of the late James Miller, Esq.,
of Glasgow, and has, with a dau., a son, * William,
6. 1902. Mr. Vaughan-Jenkins is an Hon. 2nd Lieut.
in the Army ; Capt. Reserve of Officers, late Devon
E.F.A., Special Reserve; Lord of the Manors of
Priston and Monkton Combe, Somerset, and Patron
of 1 living.— Residence : St. Winifred, Combe
Down, Bath ; Junior United Service Club, s.w.

VAUGHAN-LEE. see L,.-.

VAUGHAN-PRYSE, of Bwlchbycban, Car-
diganshire. See MayJiew.

Ker, D.B.E.— Cr. 1918. See infra.

PuGH, Esq., of Llwyn-y-Brain, Car-

Only surviving son of John Pugh Vaughan-Pryse,
Esq., of Bwlchbychan, Cardiganshire, who d. 1903,
by his 2nd wife Decima Dorothea, who d. 1893, dau.
of the late Walter Rice, Esq., of Llwyu-y-Brain ; b.
1859 ; TO. 1887 Margaret Ker, D.B.E., President of the
Carmarthenshire Branch of the British Red Cross
Society, younger dau. of the late Capt. James Stewart,
of Alltyrodyn, Cardiganshire, and has, with other
issue, a son, *George Carbery, b. 1904. Mr. Vaughan-
Pryse-Rice, who assumed the additional surname of
Rice 1887, is a J.P. and D.L. for Carmarthenshire
(High Sheriff 1891), and for Cardiganshire, and was
Mayor of Llandovery 1905-17.— L^wj/n-jz-BcaJK, Jiear
Llandovery; Wellington Club, s.w.

George Charles Mostyn). — Cr. 1523.

Eldest son of the Hon George Charles Mostyn, who
d. 1879, by Mary, who d. 1917, 2nd dau. of the late
Eight Rev. James Henry Monk, D_.D.,Lord Bishop of
Gloucester and Bristol; 6. 1860 ;'s. his grandfather
George, 6th Lord, 1883 ; to. 1st 1886 Eleanor Margaret,
who d. 1896, 2nd dau. of Sir Alexander Matheson, 1st
Bart. ; 2ndly 1902 Margaret, only dau. of the late Sir
William Chichele Plowden, K. C.S.I. Educated at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1883, M.A. 1886) ; was
a 2nd Sec. in H.M.'s Diplomatic Service, and is a
J.P. and D.L. for Northamptonshire. — Harrowdcn
Hall, Wellingborough; Brooks's, aiid Travellers'
Clubs, a.w.

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b. 1914 ; Gladys Flora, m. 1911 George Victor Bellasis
Charlton, Esq., of Wootiford Lodge, Thrapston, North-
amptonshire, and has 4 daus., •Eleanor Maigaret Mary,

• Anne Msry Georglna, • Joan Mary Winefride, and • ;

and Dorothy Alice.

VAVASOUR, Alice Emily Olivia Georgiana,
Lady, of Spaldington, Yorkshire.
Eldest dau. of Christopher William Codrington,
Esq., M.P , of Dodington Park, Gloucestershire, who
d. 1864, by Lady Georgiana Charlotte Anne, who d.
1884, 2nd dau. of Henry, 7th Duke of Beaufort,
K.G. ; m. 1891, as his 2nd wife. Sir Henry Mervin
Vavasour, 3rd and last Bart. (cr. 1801), of Spalding-
ton Hall, a J.P. and D.L. for the E. Riding of

Yorkshire and the Premier Bart, of tlie United
Kingdom, who d.s.p.m. 1912, leaving (by his 1st
wife the Hon. Louisa Anne, who d. 1889, 2nd dau. of
Richard, 3rd Lord Braybrooke) a dau., * Constance ;
to. 1902 the Rev. Alfred Bertie Hobart-Hampden,
M.A., Rector of Cottered with Broadfiekl, Hertford-
shire (2nd son of the late Hon. George Augustus
Hobart-Hampden).— 11, Stanhope Gardens, s.w.

VAVASOUR, Sir Leonard Pius, Bart.—
Cr. 1828.

Elder son of Sir William Edward Vavasour, 3rd
Bart., by Mary Teresa, 2nd dau. of the late Edward
Joseph Weld, Esq., of Lulworth, Dorsetshire ; 6.
1881; s. 1915; m. 1913 Ellice Margaret Master,
eldest dau. of the late Henry Ellis Hay Nelson, Esq.
Sir Leonard Vavasour is Comm. R.N.
J/rir, his son Geoffrey William, b. 1914.

VAVASOUR, Albert Carter, Esq., of
Weston Manor, Yorkshire.
Eldest son of William Milthorp Spence, Esq., M.D.,
who d. 1899, by Susan, who d. 1893, 2nd dau. and
co-heiress with her sister Emma (widow of Chris-
topher Holdsworth Dawson, Esq., J. P., of Royds
Hall, Yorkshire, who d. 18C9), of the late Rev.
William Emsall Carter, of Weston Hall, Yorkshire ; t .
1859 ; TO. 1885 Eliza, 2nd dau. of the late Christopher
Holdsworth Dawson, Esq., J. P., of Royds Hall, and
has, with 2 other sons and a dau., ♦ Malger Powis
(Spence), Lieut.-Comm. R.N.; b. 1887. Mr. Vavasour,
who was educated at B.N.C., Oxford (B.A. 1882,
M.A. 1885), and assumed the surname of Vavasour in
lieu of Spence by deed poll 1910, is a Magistrate
for the E. Riding of Yorkshire. — Westoti Manor,


VAWDREY, the Rev. Daniel, of Plas Gwynant,

Second son of Benjamin Llewelyn Vawdrey, Esq., of
Tushingham Hall, Cheshire, who d. 1892, by
Theodosia, who d. 1897, dau. of the late William
Wycherley Brookes, Esq., of Whitchurch, Shropshire ;
b. 1852 ; s. his uncle the Rev. Daniel Vawdrey 1896,
as joint owner with his brother the late Rev.
Llewelyn Brookes Vawdrey, who by virtue of a deed
of partition gave up his interest in the estate 1910 ;
TO. 1880 Agnes Louisa Caroline, younger dau. of the
late Rev. John Parsons Hastings, Rector of Martley,
Worcestershire, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Daniel Llewelyn, Lieut. 5th Batt. Worcestershire
Regt. ; educated at Rugby and at Trinity Coll., Ox-
ford ; 6. 1891. Mr. -Vawdrey, who was educated at
Shrewsbury and at C.C.C, Oxford (B.A. 1874, M.A.
1878), is a Magistrate forWorcestershire and Rector
of Areley Kings, Worcestershire.— Residence : Areley
Kings Rectory, Stourport.

VAWDREY, Mrs., of Tushingham Hall,
Louisa Maria, 4th dau. of the Rev. George Lloyd,
Vicar of Gresley, Derbyshire, who d. 1891, by Fanny
Maria, who d. 1911, 3rd dau. of the late Rev. WiUiam
Vawdrey, Rector of Harthill, Cheshire ; m. 1883 the
Rev. Llewelyn Brookes Vawdiey, of Tushingham
Hall, who was Vicar of St. Chad's, Tushingham,
1892-1912, and who d. 1916, leaving, with 2 dans, a
son, Gilbert Lloyd, Lieut. Welsh Regt.; 5. 1897,
and killed in action 1917. Mrs. Vawdrey is Lady of
the Manor of Tushingham.— TtisftiHi/^iam Hall,
nhitchurch, Shropshire.




VEALE, Henky MALET-, Esq., formerly of
Passaford, Devonshire.

Eldest son of Henry Malst Veale, Esq., of Passaford,
who d. 1905, by his 1st wife Elizabeth, who d. 1883,
dau. of the late Aaron Saunders, Esq., of King's
NymptOQ, Devonshire ; b. 1856 ; m. 1885 Amabel,
2nd dau. of the Eev. John Eedes, of Simon's Town,
Cape Colony, S. Africa, and has, with other issue, a
son, Henry Nevile, ft. 1887 ; jn. 1908 Mabel Emily,
only dau. of Westcott Harris Veale, Esq., of Johannes-
burg, S. Africa, and has, with other issue, a son,
Westcott Nevile, ft. 1908. Mr. Malet- Veale, who
was educated at the Diocesan Coll., Cape Town, S.
Africa, assumed the prefix surname of Malet by
deed poll 1913.— ^sMozun, Cricketfield Road, Tor-

VEITCH, Sir Habry James, Knt., F.L.S.-
Cr. 1912.

Second son of James Veitch, Esq., of Chelsea, who d.
1869, by Harriott Reynolds, who d. 1879, 2nd dau. of
the late John Gould, Esq., of Poltimore, Devonshire;
6. 1840 ; m. 1867 Louisa Mary, 2nd dau. of the late
Frederick William Johnson, Esq., of Stoke Newington.
Sir Harry Veitoh, who was educated at the Exeter
Grammar School and in Germany and France, is
a Member of the Council of the R. Horticultural
Society and Chevalier of the Order of Leopold of
Belgium. — £as< Burnham Park, Slough; 34,
RedcUffe Gardens, s.w.

VEITCH, George Douglas, Esq., formerly
of Eliock, Dumfriesshire.

Only son of the Rev. Henry George John Veitoh, of
Eliock, who d. 1903, by his 1st wife Sibella Matilda,
who d. 1889, dau. of the late Donald Cameron, Esq.,
of Lochiel and Achnacarry, Inverness-shire ; ft. 1874.
Mr. Veitoh, who was educated at Bradfield Coll. and
at Trinity Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1896), and admitted a
Member of the Scottish Faculty of Advocates 1899, is
a Magistrate for Dumfriesshire. — Netv University
Club, s.w. ; INew Club, Edinburgh.

VENABLES, Rowland George, Esq., of Oak-
hurst, Shropshire.
Only son of the Rev. Joseph George Venables, who
d. 1847, by Caroline, youngest dau. of the late Lieut
Col. Sandys, of Lanarth, Cornwall ; 6. 1846 ; m. 1880
Gertrude, youngest dau. of the late John Hargreaves
Esq., of Silwood Park, Berks, and widow of the Eev.
James Hook, and has, with other issue, an elder
surviving son, * James Douglas, D.S.O., Major R.
Welsh Fusiliers ; educated at Rugby and at the R. Mil.
Coll., Sandhurst ; ft. 1883 ; m. 1918 Daisie, younger
dau. of the late Lieut.-Gen. Sir Henry Le Geyt
Bruce, K.C.B. Mr. Venables, who was educated at
Rugby and at Univ. Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1870), and
called to the Bar at the Inner Temple 1872, is a J.P.
for Shropshire and a J.P. and Deputy Chairman of
Quarter Sessions (elected 1913) for Denbighshire and
for Shropshire (elected 19l&).— 0akhurst, Oswestry ;
Oxford and Cambridge Club, s.w.

VENABLES. See Whyte-Venables.

Charles Leyshon DILLWYN-, of Ynis-
y-gerwn, Glamorganshire.
Younger and only surviving son of Sir John Talbot
Dillwyn-Llewelyn, 1st Bart., of Penllergaer, Gla-
morganshire, by Caroline Julia, who d. 1917, eldest
dau. of Sir Michael Hicks Hicks-Beach, 8th Bart.;

ft. 1870 ; m. 1893 Katharine Minna, elder dau. of the
late Rev. Richard Lister Venables, of Llysdinam,
Breconshire, and has had, with other issue, John
Lister (eldest son), Capt. Coldstream Guards ; ft.
1897, and killed in action 1917 ; and * Charles
Michael (2nd son). Lieut. Grenadier Guards ; edu-
cated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ;
ft. 1900. Lieut. -Col. Dillwyn-Venables-Llewelyn, who
assumed his present surname on his marriage, is a
J.P. and D.L. for Breconshire, a Magistrate for cos.
Radnor (was on the roll for High Sheriff for 1908)
and Glamorgan, an Hon. Capt. in the Army, and
Lieut.-Col. ret. late Glamorganshire Yeo., and was
M.P. for Radnorshire Jan.-Nov. 1910. — Llysdinam,
Newbridge-on- Wye, Radnorshire ; Ynis-y-genon,
Neath, Glamorganshire ; Carlton, and Arthur's
Clubs, s.w.

of Llysdinam, Breconshire.

Katharine Minna, elder dau. of the Rev. Richard
Lister Venables, of Llysdinam, who d. 1894, by his
2nd wife Agnes Minna, who d. 1908, youngest dau. of
the late Henry Shepherd Pearson, Esq. ; m. 1893
Lieut. .Col. Charles Leyshon Dillwyn-Venables-Llew-
elyn (whom see). — Llysdinam, Neiobridge-mi-Wye,
Radnwshire ; Ynis-y-gerwn, Neath, Glamorgan-

VENNING, Sir Edqcombe, Knt.— Cr. 1905.

Third son of James Meybohm Venning, Esq., of Bath,
who d. 1894, by Patience Maria, who d. 1891, dau. of
the late Edgcombe Parson, Esq., of Tavistock,
Devon ; ft. 1837 ; m. 1873 Frances Edith, who d. 1916,
only dau. of Capt. T. Aylmer Pearson, late 43rd L.I.
Sir Edgcombe Venning, who was educated at St.
George's Hospital, M.R.C.S. 1858, F.R.C.S. 1867,
L.R.C.P. 1862, is a Fellow and late Vice-President of
the R. Medical Chirurgical Society ; a Fellow of the
Medical Society of London, and a Member of the
Clinical and Pathological Societies of London, and
was formerly House Surgeon and Surgical Registrar
of St. George's, Hospital; late Surgeon 1st Life
Guards. — Lavorma, Falmouth; Atlienceum Club, s.w.

VENTRY, Lord (Frederick Rossmore Wau-


Cr. 1800.

Eldest son of DayroUes Blakeney, 4th Lord, a
Representative Peer of Ireland, by Harriet Elizabeth
Frances, who d. 1906, elder dau. of the late Andrew
Wauchope, Esq., of Niddrie Marischal, Midlothian ;
ft. 1861 ; s. 1914. Lord Ventry, who was educated
at Harrow, and was formerly Major and Brevet
Lieut.-Col. 4th Hussars, is a D.L. for co. Kerry (High
Sheriff l^Oi).— Burnham House, Dingle, co. Kerry.

Hfir Pres., his brother Arthur William, 6. 1864; m. 1897
Bvelyu Muriel Stuart, youngest dau. of the late Lausdowne
Daubeuey, Esq., of Norton Court, Somerset, and has,
with other issue, a son, •Arthur Frederick Daubeney

VERDIN, Sir Joseph, Bart., of Garnstone
Castle, Herefordshire ; and of The Brock-
hurst, Cheshire.— Cr. 1896.

Elder surviving son of Joseph Verdin, Esq., of
Highfield House, Cheshire, who d. 1878, by Margaret,
who d. 1863. dau. of the late Wharton Sadler, Esq.,




of Northwich ; b. 1838. Is a J.P., D.L., and C. Aid.
for Cheshire, a Magistrate for Herefordshire (High
Sheriff 1903), a Life Trustee of the River Weaver, and
Lord of the Manor of Dilwyn. — Garnstone Castle,
11 "cobley, Herefordshire ; The Brockhurst, Northwich,
Cheshire ; Constitutional Club, w.c.

VERDIN, Richard Norman Harrison, Esq.,
of Stoke Hall, Cheshire.
Only son of William Henry Verdin, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Darnhall Hall, Cheshire, and of Henwood,
Herefordshire, by Emily Jane, youngest dau. of the
late Thomas Harrison, Esq., of Aigburth, Lancashire ;
b. 1877 ; m. 1909 Alison Macfie, dau. of George
Barbour, Esq., of Bolesworth Castle, Cheshire, and
has, with other issue, a son, * Richard Bertram, 6.
1912. Mr. Verdin is a J. P., D.L. and C.C. for Cheshire
and Major and temp. Lieut-Col. Cheshire Yeo., T.D.
— Stoke Hall, Nantwich, Cheshire; Carlton Club,

VERDIN, William Henry, Esq., of Darnhall
Hall, Cheshire ; and of Henwood, Hereford-
Youngest son of Joseph Verdin, Esq., of Highfield
House, Cheshire, who d. 1873, by Margaret, who d.
1803, dau. of the late Wharton Sadler, Esq., of North-
wich, Cheshire; b. 1848; m. 1876 Emily Jane,
youngest dau. of the late Thomas Harrison, Esq., of
Aigburth, Lancashire, and has, with other issue, an
only son, * Richard Norman Harrison, of Stoke Hall,
Cheshire (lohom see). Mr. Verdin is a J.P. and D.L.
for Cheshire (High Sheriff 1897).— Darre/iaii Hall,
near Winsford, Cheshire ; Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

VERE. See Hope-Vere.

VEREKER, Lieut.-Col. Charles Granville,
of Clearwell Castle, Gloucestershire.
Eldest son of the Hon. Henry Prendergast Vereker,
LL.D., of The Pitts, Binstead, Isle of Wight, who d.
1904, by Louisa Elizabeth Mary, dau. and co-heiress
of the late George Bagot Gosset, Esq., 4th Dragoon
Guards; b. 1869; m. 1895 Adeline Eleanor, dau. of
the late Major-Gen. Thomas Porter Berthon, formerly
B.A. Lieut.-Col. Vereker, who was educated at the R.
Mil. Academy, Woolwich, and was formerly Instruc-
tor in Gunnery at Shoeburyness and Malta, is Major
and Brevet Lieut.-Col. Reserve of Officers and Major
ret., late R.A.; is employed as an Instructor in
Gunnery.— Clearwell Castle, Coleford, Gloiicester-

VEREKER, George Medlicott, Esq., of
Abbeyfeale, co. Limerick.

Elder son of the Hon. John Prendergast Vereker, of
Abbeyfeale, who d. 1891, by Hannah Louisa, who d.
1906, only child of the late George Medlicott, Esq. ;
b. 1860 ; m. 1887 Frances Gore, M.B.E., eldest dau. of
the late Robert Manders, Esq., and has, with other
issue, a son, 'George Gordon Medlicott, M.C., Lieut,
and Acting Capt. Grenadier Guards, Special Reserve ;
appointed a Clerk in the Foreign Service 1919 ; edu-
cated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1910) ; b. 1889. Mr. Vereker, who was educated at
Harrow, and was formerly Capt. 3rd Batt. R. Dublin
Fusiliers, is a J.P. for co. Galway.— Residence :
Sharpitor, near Salcombe, Devonshire ; Junior United
Service Club, s.w. ; Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

VEREKER. See Oort, Viscount.

VERELST, Rodney William, Esq., of Aston
Hall, Yorkshire.
Only surviving son of Harry William Verelst, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., of Aston Hall, who d. 1918, by Mary,
only dau. of the late William Wilson, Esq., of Dore,
Derbyshire ; b. 1899. Mr. Verelat, who was educated
at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is Lieut.
11th B.usis.is.~ Aston Hall, Slieffield, Yorkshire.

VEREY, Henry William, Esq., of Bridge
House, Twyford, Berks.
Eldest son of Henry Verey, Esq., of Bridge House,
Twyford, who d. 1879, by Anne Patience, eldest dau. of
the late Thomas Cole, Esq.; b. 1836; m. 1876 Henrietta
Maria, 5th dau. of the late Edward Williams Hasell,
Esq., of Dalemain, Cumberland, and has, with a
dau., an only son, * Henry Edward, D.S.O., was a Rail-
way Transport Officer, with the temp, rank of Lieut.,
1916-17 ; appointed Assistant Director-Gen. of
Transportation, with the temp, rank of Lieut.-Col.,
1917 ; educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cam-
bridge (B.A. and LL.B. 1899, M.A. 1906) ; 6. 1877 ;
m. 1907 Lucy Alice, elder dau. of His Honour Judge
Amyas Longstaffe, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Henry Philip, b. 1909. Mr. Verey, who was educated
at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1859), and called to
the Bar at the Inner Temple 1865, is a Magistrate for
Berks, and Senior Official Referee of the Supreme
Court of Judicature. — Bridge House, Twyford, Berks ;
New University Club, s.w. ; Berkshire Club, Beading ;
Boyal Courts of Justice, w.c.

VERNER, Sir Edward Wingfield, Bart., of
Corke Abbey, co. Dublin.— Cr. 1846.

Elder son of Sir Edward Wingfield Verner, 4ch Bart.,
by Selina Florence, who d. 1911, younger dau. of the
late Thomas Vesey Nugent, Esq. ; 6. 1865 ; s. 1899 ;
m. 1901 Agnes Dorothy, youngest dau. of the late
Henry Laming, Esq. Sir Edward Verner is a
Magistrate for co. Wioklow and Capt. ret. pay, late
Norfolk Regt.— Cor/ce Abbey, Bray, co. Wicklow.
Hnr. his son Edward Derrick WinKfleld, h. 1907.

VERNEY, Sir Harry Calvert Williams,
Bart., D.S.O., of Claydon House, Buck-
inghamshire. — Cr. 1818.
Only son of Sir Edmund Hope Verney, 3rd Bart.,
F.R.G.S., F.R.H.S., F.R.M.S., by Margaret Maria, of
Rhianva, Anglesey, elder dau. of Sir John Hay
WiUiams-Hay, 2nd Bart., of Bodelwyddan, Flintshire ;
6. 1881 ; s. 1910 ; m. 1911 Lady Rachel Catherine
Bruce, youngest dau. of Victor Alexander, 9th Earl
of Elgin and 13th Earl of Kincardine, K.G. Sir
Harry Verney, who was educated at Harrow and at
Balliol Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1905, M.A. 1908), is a J.P.
and C.C. for Buckinghamshire, temp. Lieut.-Col. Gen.
List, previously temp. Capt. R.A.S.C. and Patron
of 5 livings, was Private Secretary to successive
Secretaries of State for the Colonies 1907-10,
Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Chief Secretary
for Ireland 1911-14, and to the Board of Agriculture
and Fisheries 1914-15, an Assistant Director
of Labour 1916-18; an A.A.G. 1918, and an
A.Q.M.G. 1918-19; sat as M.P. for the N. Div. of
Buckinghamshire Dec. 1910-1918.— CZai/dore House,
Steeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire : Bachelors' Club,
w. ; Brooks's Club, s.w.

Neir, his son Ralph Bruce, b. lal5.

VERNEY, Harry LLOYD-, Esq., C.V.O., of
The Clochfaen, Montgomeryshire ; and for-
merly of Carriden House, Linlithgowshire.
Only surviving son of Col. George Hope Lloyd- Verney,
who assumed the prefix surname of Lloyd by royal



license 1887 and d. 1896, by Harriet Julia Morforwyn,
■who d. 1913, only dau. of the late Major-Gen. Charles
Thomas Edward Hinde, Bengal Army, and niece
and heiress of the late Jacob Youde William Lloyd
(formerly Hinde), Esq., of The Clochfaen, b. 1872 ; s.
his brother James Hope Lloyd-Verney, Esq., at Car-
riden House, 1909; m. 1899 Lady Joan Elizabeth
Mary Cuffe, elder dau. of Hamilton John Agmondes- j
ham, 5th Earl of Desart, and has, with other issue, ;
a son, * Gerald Harry George, was a Page of Honour |
to H.M. King George V. 1914-17; educated at the
E. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; ft. 1900. Mr. Lloyd-Verney]
is a Magistrate for Linlithgowshire, and for Mont-
gomeryshire (was on the roll for High Sheriff
for 1920), was formerly Lieut. 1st Bucks Bifle Vols. ;
Hon. Attach^ at Vienna 1896 -7 and at Athens
1897 ; Assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary j
of State for Foreign Affairs 1901-5; a Gentleman
Usher to H.M. King Edward VII. 1905-7 ; Deputy
Master of H.M.'s Household 1907-10, and Deputy
Master of the Household to H.M. King George V.
1910-11, and has been a Groom in Waiting to H.M.
since 1911 and Private Secretary to H.M. Queen Mary
since 1919 ; has the Prussian Order of the Crown, 2nd
Class, and other foreign decorations.— Tfee Clochfaen,
Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire; Marlhm-ough, and
Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ; Turf, and Baclwlors^ Clubs,
w. ; 1, Rutland Gardens, s.w.


VERNEY. See Willoughby de Broke, Lord.

VERNEY-CAVE. See Braye, Lord.

VERNON, Lord (Francis William Lawrance
Venables-Vernon). — Cr. 1762.
Younger son of George William Henry, 7th Lord,
who d. 1898, by Frances Margaret, dau. of Francis
C. Lawrance, Esq., of New York, U.S.A.; b. 1889 ; s. his
brother George Francis Augustus, 8th Lord, Capt.
Derbyshire Yeo., who d. on active service, 1915 ; ra.
1915 Violet Miriam Nightingale (Merry), only dau. of
Col. Charles Herbert Clay, Indian Army and has
dau. Lord Vernon is Lieut.-Comm. ret. E.N. and
Patron of 2 livings. — Sudbtiry Hall, Derby.

Heir Pres., his cousin Richard Henry, elder son of the
William Frederick Oiithbcrt Venabies- Vernon (2nd son of
the 6th Lord), who d. Iyl3, by Louise. 3rd dau. of Gen.
David Mar.h Prott, United States Army, of St. Louis City
U.S.A. ; Lieut. 3rd Batt. Dorselshire Regt. ; b. 1885.

VERNON, Sir Habey Foley, Bart., of Han-
bury Hall, Worcestershire. — Cr. 1886.

Younger son of Thomas Taylor Vernon, Esq., of Han-
bury Hall, who d. 1835, by Jessie Anna Lffititia (who
d. 1840, having m. 2ndly 1839 Patrick Chalmers, Esq.,
M.P., of Auldbar Castle, Forfarshire, who d. 1854),
dau. of the late John Herbert Foley, Esq., of Eidgeway,
Pembrokeshire ; b. 1834 ; m. 1861 Lady Georgina!
Sophia Baillie-Hamilton, dau. of George, 10th Earl
of Haddington. Educated at Harrow and at Mag-
dalen CoU., Oxford (B.A. 1858, M.A. 1860), is a J.P.,
D.L. and C. Aid. for Worcestershure (High Sheriff
1873), Hon. Lieut.-Col. ret., late Major Q.O. Wor-
cestershire Yeo. Cav., and Patron of 2 livings ;
formerly Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. 2ud Vol. Batt.
Worcestershire Eegt., V.D. ; was M.P. for E.
Worcestershire 1861-8. — Hanbury Hall, Droittvich ;
Oxford and Cambridge Club, s.w.

Seir, his son Bowater George Hamilton, a Magistrate for
Worcestershire; late Capt. Worcestershire Yeo., formerly
Lieut. Kimmgtou's Guides in S. Africa ; educated at Eton':
b. 1866; m. 1905 Doris, younger dau. of Jame^ H Allan
Esq., of The Wood House, Shrawley.

VERNON, Sir John Herbert, Bart., of
Shotwick Park, Cheshire.— Cr. 1914.

Eldest son of Sir William Vernon, 1st Bart., by Jane
Margaret, who d. 1910, only dau. of the late Thomas
Cooper, Esq., of Fulford Hall, Staffordshire ; 6. 1858 ;
s. 1919; m. 1889 Elizabeth, dau. of John Bagnall.
Esq., of Tean Leys, Staffordshire. Sir John Vernon
is Lord of the Manors of Shotwick Park and Great
Saughall. — Shotwick Park, Chester.

Heir, his son, William Norman, educated at Magdalen Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1014) ; 6.1890.

VERNON, Sir William Henry VENABLES-,
Knt., of St. Peter's House, Jersey.— Cr.

Only child of Edward Henry Vernon, Esq., Lieut. E.N.,
who d. 1856, by Louisa Sophia Charlotte, who d. 1891 ,
dau. of the late Ven. John Gideon de Joux, Arch,
deacon of Mauritius ; b. 1852 ; m. 1880 Julia Matilda,
dau. of Philip Gosset, Esq., of Bagot Manor, Jersey.
Sir William Venables-Vernon, who was formerly Capt.
E. Jersey Artillery, was Solicitor-Gen. for Jersey
1880-5, and Attorney-Gen. 1885-99, and is Bailiff of
Jersey, President of the Eoyal Court and States of the
island, and Commodore of the R. Channel Islands
Yacht Club.— S/. Peter's House, Jersey ; Travellers'
Club, s.w.

VERNON, Augustus Leveson, Esq., of Hilton
Park, Staffordshire.
Third son of Henry Charles Vernon, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Hilton Park, who d. 1886, by Catherine, who
d. 1884, youngest dau. of the late Richard Eice Wil-
liams, Esq., of Hendredenny, co. Glamorgan; b. 1836;
m. 1864 Selina Anne, younger dau. of the late Walter
Peter Giffard,Esq.,of ChiUington Hall, Staffordshire,
and had, with other issue, Henry Arthur Leveson, late
Lieut. 3rd Batt. N. Staffordshire Eegt. ; b. 1868 ; d.
I 1899, having m. 1896 Georgiana Frances de Anyers,
I dau. of the late Henry Eodolph de Anyers Willis,Esq.,
of Halsnead Park, Lancashire, and left a dau., Dorothy.
Mr. Vernon is a ^.P. and D.L. for Staffordshire, and
was on the roll for High Sheriff

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