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illiam Wailes, Esq., of Brookfield,
Weston, Bath, who d. 1918, by Elizabeth Yorstoun,
who d. 1917, elder dau. of the late Sir Peter Fairbairn,
J.P. and D.L., of Woodsley House, Leeds ; b. 1861 ;
m. 1892 Katherine Lilian, 4th dau. of George Alderson
Smith, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Wheatcroft Cliff, Scar-
borough, and has, with other issue, an only son,
*Neville WilHam Fairbairn, Lieut. R.E., T.F. ; late
Capt. Yorkshire Hussars Yeo.; educated at Harrow
and at Jesus Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1914, M.A. 1919) ;
b. 1892 ; m. 1916 Margaretta, only dau. of George
Kingston HallBrutton, Esq., of Hong Kong, and has
a dau., Diana Joan. Mr. Wailes-Fairbairn, who was
educated at Harrow and at Jesus Coll., Cambridge
(B.A. 1884, M.A. 1888), and assumed the additional
surname of Fairbairn by royal license 1901,was for-
merly Capt. Derbyshire Yeo., and is a J.P. and D.L. for
the W. Riding of Yorkshire (was on the roll for High
Sheriff of Yorkshire for 1918), Major T.F. Reserve,
late S. Nottinghamshire Hussars Yeo., Lord of the
Manor of Widdington and Patron of 1 living.— 4sfc-
]ui7n Grange, York ; Boodle's Club, s.w.

WAIN WRIGHT, Sir James Gadesden, Knt.,
of Norney Grange, Surrey.— Cr. 1019.
Eldest son of the late William Wainwright, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of Hoe Place, Surrey, by Harriet Eliza,
who d. 1897, eldest dau. of the late James Gadesden,
Esq., of Ewell Castle, Surrey; 6. 1837; m. 1865
Emma, only dau. of the kte John Ranking. Esq., and
has, with other issue, a son, Ernest Harold, admitted a
Solicitor 1890 ; educated at Haileybury and at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1887, LL.M. 1891) ; b. 1866 ;
m. 1901 Constance Muriel Clayton, dau. of Edward
Clayton Ling, Esq., and has, with other issue, a son,
Edward Desmond, b. 1902. Sir James Wainwright
is a Magistrate for Surrey and was Treasurer of St.
Thomas's Hospital 1890-1917. — Normy Grange,
Godalming.

WAITHMAN, William Shaep, Esq., of Merlin

Park, CO. Galway ; and of Gawsworth Old

Hall, Cheshire.

Only son of Robert William Waithman, Esq., J.P. and

D.L., of Moyue Park, co. Galway, and of Moyvannon

Castle, CO. Roscommon, who d. 1914, by his 1st wife



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Melicent, who d. 1887, 3rd dau. of the late William
Sharp, Esq., J. P., of Linden Hall, Lancashire ; b.
1S53 ; m. 1883 Lady Leicester Philippa Stanhope,
2nd dau. of Charles Wyndham, 7th Earl of Harring-
ton, and has, with other issue, an only son, * Arthur
Wyndham Stanhope Sharp, temp. Lieut, and Acting
Capt. B.A.S.C. ; educated at Eton ; b. 1887 ; m. 1913
Winifred, 5th dau. of the late James Lindsay, Esq.,
J. P., of Edinburgh, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Wyndham Stanhope, b. 1914. Mr. Waithman, who
was educated at Eton, is a J.P. and D.L. for co.
Galway (High Sheriff 190'2), and a J.P. for Cheshire
and for the co. of the town of Galway (High Sheriff
1884), and was temp. Capt. in the Ai-my 1915-16.—
Merlin Park, Galway ; Gatosworth Old Hall,
Macclesfield ; Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

WAKE, Lieut.-Col. Sir Heeewaud, Bart.,
C.M.G., D.S.O., of Courteenhall, North- 1
amptonsbire. Cr. 1621.
Eldest son of Sir Herewald Wake, 12th Bart., by
Catherine, youngest dau. of Sir Edward St. Aubyn, 1st
Bart.; b. 1876 ; s. 1916 ; m. 1912 Margaret Winifred,
elderdau.ofKobert Henry Benson, Esq., J. P.,of Buck-
hurst, Sussex. Sir Hereward Wake, who was \
educated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, i
is Major and Brevet Lieut.-Col. King'sB. Rifle Corps,
Patron of 1 living, and a Comm. of the Legion of |
Honour ; appointed temp. Brigadier-Gen. Gen. Staff
\9n.— Co2irteen}iall, Northampton ; 10, Westbounie \
Street, Hyde Park, w.

Heir, bis son Hereward, 6. 1916.

WAKE, Rear-Adm. Sir Druby St. Aubyn,
K.C.I.E., C.B.^-Cr. 1918.

Third son of Adm. Charles Wake, who d. 1 890, by
Emma, eldest dau. of Sir Edward St. Aubyn, 1st
Bart. ; 6. 1863 ; m. 1896 Edith Hose Mary, younger
dau. of the late Rev. Thomas White Boyce, M.A.,
Rector of St. Werburgh's, Bristol. Sir Drury Wake,
who was educated in H.M.S. " Britannia," is a Rear-
Adm. ret. ; has the Orders of St. Maurice and St.
Lazarus of Italy, St. Vladimir of Russia, 4th Class,
and the Medjidie, 5th Class.— United Service Club,
s.w. ; 78, Victoria Bead, Clapham Common, s.w.

WAKE, Deuey, Esq., of Pitsford House,
Northamptonsbire.

Only son of Drury Wake, Esq., Barrister-at-Law (3rd
son of Sir Charles Wake, 10th Bart.), of Pitsford
House, who d. 1891, by Louisa Julia Harriet, who d.
1913, younger dau. of the late Henry Osmond Nether-
cote, Esq., of Moulton Grange, Northamptonshire ;
b. 1875 ; m. 1904 Dorothy Caroline, elder dau. of the
late Sir Clement Courtenay KnoUys, K.C.M.G., and
has, with other issue, a son, * Drury, 6. 1906. Mr.
Wake, who was educated at Winchester and at Ch.
Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1897), is temp. Capt. 10th (Service)
Batt. Rifle Brigade. — New University Clufi, s.w.
Residence- Chestertmi, Weybridge, Surrey.

WAKEFIELD, Bisbop of (the Right Rev.
Geoegb Rodney Eden, D.D.).

Third sen of the Rev. John Patrick Eden, Rector of
Sedgefield, who d. 1885, by Catharine Frances, who d.
1898, dau. of the late Col. Henry Stobart, of Etherley
House, Durham ; b. 1853 ; m. 1889 Constance Margaret,
who d. 1906, eldest dau. of the late Rev. Henry John
EUison, Hon. Canon of Ch.Ch., Oxford. Educated at
Richmond School, Yorkshire, at Reading School, and
at Pembroke Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1876, M.A. 1879,
D.D. 1891, Hon. Fellow 1903) ; was Domestic Chap-
lain to the Bishop of Durham 1879-83, Vicar of



Auckland 1883-90, Rural Dean 1887-90, and
Archdeacon and Canon of Canterbury 1890-7 ; con-
secrated Suffragan Bishop of Dover 1890, and trans-
lated to Wakefield 1897 ; is Patron of 35 livings.—
Manor House, Heath, Wakefield; Atlienceum Club,



WAKEFIELD, Sir Chaeles Cheeks, Bart.,
C.B.E.— Cr. 1917.

Eldest son of John Wakefield, Esq., of H.M.'s
Customs, who d. 1890, by Mary Cheers ; 6. 1859 ; m.
1888 Sarah Frances, a Lady of Grace of the Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, dau. of the late John Graham,
Esq., of Wavertree, Liverpool. Sir Charles Wake-
field has been an Aid, of the City of London since
1908 (Sheriff 1907-8, and Lord Mayor of London
1915-16), and is one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for the City
of London, Hon. Col. London Brigade, R.G. A., Terri-
torial Force, temp. Col. and Co. Commandant City of
London Vol. Regt., a Governor of St. Bartholomew's
Hospital, Treasurer of the National Children's Home
and Orphanage, a Member of 10 City Guilds, a
Knight of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jeru.salem,
a Comm. of the Order of the Crown of Belgium, and
an Officer of the Legion of Honour; has the Grand
Cross of the Serbian Order of St. Sava and the Order
of Leopold H. of Belgium.— Basse* House, Hythe,
Kent ; R. Societies^ Chtb, s.w. ; Wakefield House,
CJieapside, e.c.

WAKEFIELD, Edwakd William, Esq., of
Stricklandgate House, Westmorland.

Eldest son of William Wakefield, Esq., of Birklands,
Kendal, who d. 1893, by Marianne, dau. of the late
Edmund Minson Wavell, Esq., J.P. ; b. 1862 ; m. 1886
Mary, dau. of John Richard Wilkinson, Esq., of Skip.
ton-in-Craven, and has a dau., Marian Alice ; m.
1912 Peter Christian Gordon, Esq., temp. Lieut.
R.A.S.C, of Underborough House, Northam, Devon,
and has, with other issue, a son, James Edward, b.
1913. Mr. Wakefield, who was educated at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1883), and called to the Bar
at the Inner Temple 1893, designed and flew a suc-
cessful British Waterplane in 1911, and is a J.P. and
D.L. for Westmorland (High Sheriff 1900), a J.P. for
the Borough of Kendal, Lord of the Manor of Seaton
in Cumberland, an Hon. Capt. in the Army, and
Capt. T.F. Reserve, late 4th Batt. Border Regt., pre-
viously temp. Capt. 11th (Service) Batt. Cheshire
Regt. ; formerly Capt. 2nd (Westmorland) Vol. Batt.
Border Regt. — Stricklandgate House, Kendal.

WAKEFIELD, Jacob, Esq., of Sedgwick,
Westmorland.
Elder surviving son of William Henry Wakefield,
Esq., of Sedgwick, who d. 1889, by Augusta, who
d. 1894, dau. of the late James Haggarty, Esq., of
Liverpool ; b. 1860 ; to. 1887 Annie Wakefield, dau. of
James Rigg Brougham, Esq., of Carshalton, Surrey,
and has, with other issue, a son, '"William Henry,
6. 1891. Mr. Wakefield is a J.P. and D.L. for
Westmorland (High Sheriff 1%^).— Sedgwick, near
Kendal: Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

WAKELY, [His Honour Judge] John, K.C,
of Baliyburly, King's Co.

Eldest son of John Wakely, Esq., D.L., of Baliyburly,
who d. 1896, by Mary Catherine, who d. 1899, dau. of
the late Rev. Richard George, of Kentstown, co.
Meath ; b. 1861 ; m. 1888 Rebecca Low Montserrat,
dau. of the late Rev. Morgan Woodward Jellett, Canon
of Christ Church Cathedral, and Rector of St. Peter's
Church, Dublin, and has 3 dans. Judge Wakely, who
was educated at Kingstown School and at Trinity Coll.,
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Dublin (B.A. 1882, M.A. 1887), called to the Bar at j
King's Inns, Dublin, 1885, and became a Q.C. 1899, |
and a Bencher of King's Inns 1901, is a J. P. and D.L.
for King's Co. (was on the roll for High Sheriff for
1908), a J.P.forcos. Eoscommon and Sligo, and Lord
of the Manor of Ballyburly ; appointed Judge of Ros-
common and Sligo County Courts 1904. — Ballyburly,
Edenderry, King's Co.; University Club, Dublin.

WAKEMAN, Sir Offley, Bart., of Perdiswell,
Worcestershire.— Cr. 1828. :

Elder son of Sir Offley Penbury Wakeman, 2nd Bart.,
of Perdiswell, by Mary Smith, who d. 1852, dau. of the
late Thomas Adlington, Esq., of Holme Hale and
Bradenham, Norfolk ; 6. 1850 ; s. 1858 ; m. 1885 i
Catherine Mary, only dau. of Sir Charles '
Henry Bouse-Boughton, 11th Bart., of Lawford
Hall, Warwickshire, and 3rd Bart., of Downton
Hall, Shropshire. Sir Offley Wakeman, who was
educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford (B.A. 3872,
M.A. 1875), and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1876, was Chairman of Shropshire Quarter
Sessions 1899-1914, and is a J.P., D.L. and C. Aid. \
for Shropshire (High Sheriff 1887), and Patron of 2
livings.— Residences : Yeaton-Pevcrey, Shrewsbury ;
Rorrington Lodge, Chirbury, Shropshire ; Carlton,
and Wellington Clubs, s.w.

Heir, his sou Offley, Capt. Reserve of Offlcerg ; lafe Lieut.

Grenadier Guards ; educated at Eton and at Ob. Oh., Oxford

(B.A. 1908, M.A. 1913); 4.1887,

WAKEMAN, Edwaed Maltby, Esq., of Coton
Hall, Bridgnorth, Shropshire.

Youngest son of the Rev. Edward Ward Wakeman, of
Coton Hall, who d. 1855, by Louisa, who d. 1881,
younger dau. of the late Allan Thompson, Esq. ; b.
1846 ; m. 1874 Edith Mary, who d. 1914, elder dau. ■
of the late Phillips Buchanan, Esq., of Hales Hallj |
Shropshire, and has an only child, Gladys Louisa ;
m. 1906 Comm. Hugh Davenport Colville, R.N.,
who has the Russian Order of St. Stanislas, 2nd Class,
with Swords, and has, with other issue, a son, Edward j
Hugh, b. 1908. Mr. Wakeman, who was educated at
Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1869, M.A. 1878),
is a J.P. and C. Aid. for Shropshire, Patron of 1 living,
and Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col. late 3rd Batt. Shrop-
shire L.I. — Coton Hall, Bridgnorth ; United Univer-
sity Club, s.w.

WAKEMAN-NEWPORT, Henry Allan, Esq.,
of Hanley Court, Worcestershire.

Second and eldest surviving son of the Rev. Edward
Ward Wakeman, of Coton Hall, Shropshire, who d.
1855, by Louisa, who d. 1881, younger dau. of the late
Allan Thompson, Esq. ; b. 1841 ; vi. 1887 Louisa, only
child of the late William Essington-Essington, Esq.,
J.P., of Ribbesford, Worcestershire. Mr. Wakeman-
Newport, who was educated at Ch. Ch., Oxford, and
assumed the additional surname of Newport in 1862,
under the will of his cousin, the Rev. Thomas Henry
Newport, is a J.P. for cos. Salop, Staiford, and Wor-
cester (High Sheriff 1895). — Sandhourne, Bewdley ;
Hanley Court, Worcester; United University Club,



WALCOT, John Owen Halliwell, Esq., of
Weston Subege, Gloucestershire.

Eldest son of Owen Charles Bampfylde Dashwood
Walcot, Esq., J. P., of Weston Subege, who d. 1906,
by Charlotte Mary, who d. 1899, 2nd dau. of the late
James Orchard Halliwell Phillipps, Esq.. F.R.S., of
Hollingbury Copse, Sussex ; 6. 1873 ; m. 1906
Victoria Mary, younger dau. of the late Rev. Robert
James Roberts, of Kuper Island, British Columbia,
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and has, with other issue, a son, *' Charles Dash-
wood, 6. 1913. Mr. Walcot was educated at Shrews-
bury and at Hertford Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1895).—
Residence : The Yews, Salt Spring Island, British
Columbia.

WALCOTT, Col. Edmund Scopoli, C.B., of
Rock House, Devon.

Eldest son of the late John Minchim Walcott, Esq.;

b. 1842 ; m. 1900 , dau. of the late Lieut.-Col.

Samuel Symes Cox, 56th Regt., of Beaminster Manor,
Dorset, and widow of J.Vicary, Estf, J.P. Col. Walcott
is a J.P., D.L., and C.Ald. for Devon (High Sheriff
1902), Col. ret., late Bombay Army, and Hon. Col. 6th
Batt. Devonshire Regt., T.D., previously Lieut.-Col.
Comm. 4th Vol. Batt. Devonshire Regt.— Rock Hotise,
Chudleigh.

WALDEGRAVE, Earl (William Frederick
Waldegrave, P.C.).— Cr. 1729.

Elder son of William Frederick, Viscount Chewton,
who d. 1854, by Frances, who d. 1902, only dau. of
the late Capt. John Bastard, R.N. , of Sharpham, Devon ;
b. 1851 ; s. his grandfather William, 8th Earl, 1859 ;
m. 1874 Lady Mary Dorothea, D.B.E., 2nd dau. of
Roundell, 1st Earl of Selborne. Earl Waldegrave,
who was educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1873, M.A. 1877), is a J.P., D.L. and
C. Ald.for Somerset, a J.P. for Middlesex, co. London,
and Westminster, Hon. Lieut.-Col. ret. late Major lat
City of London R.V., and Hon. Commandant Som-
erset Vol. Regt. ; was a Lord in Waiting to H.M.
Queen Victoria 1886-92 and 1895-6, and Capt. of the
Yeomen of the Guard 1896-1905 ; elected Chairman
of the National Lifeboat Institution 1911. — Chewton
Priory, Bath; Constitutional Club, w.c; Carlton
Club, s.w. ; 20, Bryanston Square, w.

Heir, his son William Edward Seymour, Viscount Chewton;
b. 1882.

WALDEGRAVE. See



WALDIE-GRIFFITH.



Griffith.



WALDO, Edmund Gustavus Bloomfield
MEADE-, Esq., of Stonewall Park, Kent.

Only son of Edmund Waldo Meade- Waldo, Esq., of
Stonewall Park, and Hever Castle, Kent, who d.
1896, by his 1st wife HarrietteElIen.whod. 1875, dau.
of the late Henry Owens Becher, Esq., of Aughadown,
CO. Cork ; b. 1855 ; m. 1880 Ada Coralie, dau. of the
late Right Hon. Sir Richard Baggallay, of Maple-
treuse, Kent, and has, with other issue, a son,
*Edmund Richard. D.S.O., Major Rifle Brigade,
and temp. Lieut.-Col. M.G.C. ; has the French Croix
de Guerre ; b. 1881 ; m. 1914 Margaret Editha,
youngest dau., of John Henry Gurney, Esq., of Kes-
wick Hall, Norfolk, and has a dau., Jane Margaret
Adria. Mr. Meade- Waldo, who was educated at Eton
and at Magdalene Coll., Cambridge, was forinerly
Lieut. W. Kent Militia, and is Lord of the Manors of
Hever Cobham and Hever Brocas, and Patron
of 1 liwing.— Stonewall Park, Edenbridge, Kent;
Hever Warren, Hever, Kent.

WALDO- SIBTHORP. See Sibthorp.

WALDRON, the Right Hon. Laurence
Ambrose.

Fourth son of Laurence Waldron, Esq., M.P., D.L.,
of Ballybrack, co. Dublin, who d. 1875, by Anne, who
d. 1876, only dau. of the late Francis White, Esq. ,
Fellow and President of the R. Coll. of Surgeons,



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Ireland ; h. 1858. Mr. Wakhon, who was educated
at the Oratory School, Edgbaston, is a Director and
Chairman of the Grand Canal Co., of the Dublin
United Tramways Ltd. (1896) Co., and of the Dublin
and Kingstown Railway, a Director of the Great
Southern and Western Railway of Ireland, a Governor
and Guardian of the National Gallery, Ireland, a
Commissioner of National Education and of Chari-
table Donations and Bequests, Ireland, a Trustee of
the National Library, Ireland, and a Member of the
Senate of the National Univ. and of the Governing
Body of Univ. Coll., Dublin ; has been a Member of
the Dublin Stock Exchange since 1881, and was M.P
for the Stephen's Green Div. of Dublin 1904 Jan.
1910. — Marino, BaUybrack,co. Dublin : 10, Anglesea
Street, Dublin ; Reform, and National Liberal Clubs,
s.w. ; Burlington Fine Arts' Club, w. ; Steplien's Green,
and Sackville Street Clubs, Dublin ; R. St. George
Yacht, and R. Irish Yacht Cluhs, Kingstown.

WALDRON, Patrick John, Esq., of Helen
Park, CO. Tipperary.

Eldest son of Laurence Waldron, Esq., of Ballybrack,
CO. Dublin, D.L. and M.P. for co. Tipperary, who
d. 1875, by Anne, who d. 1870, only dau. of the late
Francis White, Esq., Fellow and President of the
R. Coll. Surgeons, of Ireland ; 6. 1850. Educated at
Ch.Cb., Oxford (B.A. 1873); is a J.P. and D.L. for
CO. Tipperary (High Sheriff of co. Louth 1896), and
Major late 15th Hussars. — Naval and Military
Club, w. ; Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

Heir I'rea., his brother Francis, C.B., an Hon. Brigadier-
GrPn. ret., late Col. Il.A. ; was Deputy Assistant Adjutant-
Gen. Cauada 1B90-6 and S. Africa 1899-1908 : Assistant
_ Qnartermaster-Geu., Irish Command, 1905-7, and Brigadier-
" Gen. Comm. the 5tli Divisional Art., Irish Command,
1907-10 ; *. 1853 : m. 1884 Helen, younger dau. of the late
Thomas Fitzgerald, Esq., and has had, with 3 daus., an
only son, Francis Fitzgerald. Capt. 19tb Hussars and Major
K. Flyine Corps ; 6.1886 : m. 1914 Marjorie Evelyn, dau. of
the late Thomas Sutherst, Esq., and d. (killed in action)
1916, leaving a dau., Patricia Anne Drsala.

WALDSTEIN. See Walston.

WALDY, John Newto.v, Esq., of Egglescliffe,
CO. Durham.
Eldest son of the Rev. Arthur Garmondsway
Waldy, M.A., of Egglescliffe, Rector of Yarm, York-
shire, who d. 1915, by Caroline, 6th dau. of the late
John Fendall Newton, Esq., of Potto Grange, York-
shire ; 6. 1884 ; m. 1908 Mabel, dau. of John Rob.son,
Esq., J. P., of Newton, Bellingham, Northumberland,
and has, with other issue, a son, *Kichard John
Garmondsway, b. 1909. Mr. Waldy was educated at
Haileybury and at Merton Coll., Oxford. — Residence :
High Famlmin, Rothbury, Northumberland.

WALERAN, Lord (William Hood Walrond,
P.C.).— Cr. 1905.

Elder son of Sir John Walrond Walrond, 1st Bart.,
by the Hon. Frances Caroline, who d. 1903, youngest
dau. of Samuel, ■2nd Lord Bridport ; 6. 1849 ; s. as
2nd Bart. 1889; m. 1st 1871 Elizabeth Katharine,
who d. 1911, only child of the late James Samuel
Pitman, Esq., of Dunchideock, Devon ; 2ndly 1913

Helena Margaret, dau. of , and widow of

Wilfred Grant, Esq., of Brighton. Lord Waleran,
who was educated at Eton, is a J.P. and D.L. for
Devon, and was M.P. for Devonshire E. 1880-5, and
for the Tiverton Div. 1885- 1906 ; a Junior Lord
of the Treasury 1886-92 ; Patronage Secretary 1895-
1902, and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
1902-5 ; late Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. 1st. Vol. Batt.
Devonshire Regt., V.D. ; previously Capt. Grenadier



Ga&vAs.— Carlton Club, s.w. ; Turf Club,
South Audley Street, w.



WALES, the Prince of (H.R.H. Prince
Edward Albert Christian George
Andrew Patrick David, K.G., Grand
Master and First and Principal Knight
Grand Cross of the Order of St. Michael
and St. George, G.B.E., M.C.).

Eldest son of T.M. King George V. and Queen Mary ;
6. June 23rd, 1894 ; educated at the R. Naval Colls,
at Osborne and Dartmouth and at Magdalen Coll.,
Oxford (D.C.L. 1919, Hon LL.D. Cambridge 1919.) ;
called to the Bar at and elected a Bencher of the Middle
Temple 1919 ; is Hiph Steward of Windsor, an Elder
Brother of Trinity House, Capt. R.N., Col. in the
Army, late Capt. and temp. Major Grenadier Guards,
Col.-in-Chief 12th Lancers, R. Scots Fusiliers, Duke
of Cornwall's L.I., Prince of Wales's Leinster Regt.,
and R. Wiltshire Yeo., Cadet Col.-in-Chief of the
Cadet Corps in the United Kingdom, Col. Welsh
Guards, Hon. Col. 5th Batt. Cheshire Regt., 5th
Batt. Devonshire Regt. and 15th (Co. of London)
Batt. London Regt. (P.W.O. Civil Service Rifles), a
Knight of Justice of the Order of St. John of Jeru-
salem, Prior of the Priory for Wales, a Governor of
Wellington Coll., Chancellor of Cape Univ., a Trustee
of the British Museum, President of St. Bartholomew's
Hospital and of the National Life-Boat Institution,
and Grand Master of the Order of the British Em-
pire ; was A.D.C. to the Commander-in-Chief of the
B.E.F. 1914-16 ; Staff Capt. on the Staff of the Gen.
Officer Commanding-in -Chief the Mediterranean Ex-
peditionary Force 1916 ; a D.A.Q.M.G. 1916, and a
Gen. Staff Officer, 2nd Grade, 1916-18 ; appointed a
Personal A.D.C. to H.M. King George V. 1919 ; be-
came Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay
on his father s. to the Throne, and was cr. Prince of
Wales 1910 ; has the Grand Cross of the Legion of
Honour, the Croix de Guerre of France, the Orders
of the Golden Fleece of Spain, St George of Russia,
3rd Class, the Elephant of Denmark, the Annunziata
of Italy, Michael the Brave of Roumania, and the
House of Chakkri of Siam, the Grand Cross of the
Order of St. Olav of Norway and the Cross of Cheva-
lier of the Italian Mil. Order of Savoy. — Marlborough,
and Guards' Clubs, s.w. ; Bactielors' Club, w. ; York
House, St. James's Palace, s.w.

WALFORD, Mrs., of Foxborough Hall, Suf-
folk.

Inez Nelly, only dau. of Oliver Fereira Naylor Tread-
well, Esq., M.R.C.S. ; m. 1910 Major George Henry
Walford, Suffolk Regt., of Foxborough Hall, who d.
(killed in action) 1915, leaving a son, *Richard
George, 6. 1913.

WALKER, the Hon. Lady.

Maude (late Maid of Honour to Queen Victoria), 2nd
dau. of Haughton Charles Okeover, Esq., of Okeover
Staffordshire, who d. 1912, by the Hon. Eliza Anne,
eldest dau. of Henry Manners, 3rd Lord Waterpark ;
m. 1st 1887, as 2nd wife. Sir Andrew Barclay
Walker, 1st Bart., who d. 1893; 2ndly 1895 John
Frederick Lort Phillips, Esq. {whom see).— La^orenny
Park, Pembroke.

WALKER, Sir George Ferdinand FORES-
TIER-, Bart., of Castleton, Monmouth-
shire.— Cr. 1835.

Eldest son of Sir George Ferdinand Radzivill Fores-
tier-Walker, 2nd Bart., by the Hon. Fanny Henrietta,
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of the late Robert Dearie Chamberlain,



Esq., formerly 31st Eegt. Sir George Forestier-
Walker, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll., is
a J. P. and D.L. for Monmouthshire, and Major ret.
'23rd R.Welsh Fusiliers. — Castleton, Cardiff; Naval
and Military Club, w.

Heir, bis son George Ferdinand, Lieut. Coldstream Guards ;
educated at the R. Mil Coll., Sandhurst ; h. 1899.

WALKER, Sir Feancis Elliot, Bart., of

Oakley, Suffolk.— Cr. 1850.
Third son of Adm. Sir Baldwin Wake Walker, 1st
Bart., K.C.B., who d. 1876, by Mary Catherine Sin-
clair, who d. 1889, only dau. of the late Capt. John
Worth, R.N., of Duren, Caithness-shire; 6. 1851 ; s.
his brother Vice-Adm. Sir Baldwin Wake Walker, 2nd
Bart., C.M.G., C.V.O., 1905 ; m. 1883 Helen Constance,
who d. 1901, dau. of the late Rev. Archibald Paris.
Sir Francis Walker is a Lieut, ret. R.N. — Residence :
Swansfield, Alnwick ; Yorkshire Club, York.

Heir, bis son Baldwin Oljarles, Comm. R.S. ; educated
at Wellington Coll. ; b. 1884.

WALKER, Fanny Augusta, Lady.

Eldest dau. of the late Capt. Cowper Coles, C.B., R.N. ;
m. 1877 Vice-Adm. Sir Baldwin Wake Walker, 2nd
Bart., C.M.G., C.V.O., who d.s.p.m. 1^05.— Hampton
Court Palace.

WALKER, Sir Robebt James Mild, Bart., of
Sand Hutton, Yorkshire.— Cr. 1868.

Eldest son of Sir James Heron Walker, 3rd Bart., of
Sand Hutton, by Violet Maud Cecil (who m. 2ndly
1907 Major and Brevet Lieut.- Col. George Davey
Symonds, Reserve of Officers, late E.A.), eldest dau.
of the late Major-Gen. Cecil Robert St. John Ives,
of Moyiis Park, Essex; 6. 1890; s. 1900; m. 1913
Emily Synolda, younger dau. of James Augustine
Harvey ThursbyPelham, Esq., of Upton-Cressett
Hall, Shropshire. Sir Robert Walker, who was
educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge
(B.A. 1911, MA. 1915), and was formerly Lieut. 5th
Bb,U. Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own 'Yorkshire
Regt., and subsequently Lieut. Coldstream Guards, is
Capt. Coldstream Guards, Special Reserve, employed
under the Dominion of New Zealand, and Patron of
3 livings. — Sand Hutton, York; United University,
Guards', Windham, and Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ;
Yorkshire Club, York.

Heir, his son James Heron, b. 1914.

WALKER, Louisa Susan Marlborough
Heron, Lady.

Third dau. of Sir John Heron-Maxwell, 6th Bart., who
d. 1885, by Caroline, who d. 1896, 6th dau. of the late
Hon. Montgomery Granville John Stewart ; m. 18G3
Sir James Robert Walker, 2nd Bart., who d. 1899.
— 9, WiJbraham Place, s.w.

WALKER, Sir Ian Peter Andrew Monro,
Bart., of Osmaston Manor, Derbys


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