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D'Arcy Lane-Fox, and has had, with 2 daus
sons, 1. Richard Shirburne, Lieut. 7th Batt. King's
Liverpool Rej^t. ; late Lieut, (on probation) Cold
stream Guards, Special Reserve ; b. 1887 ; m. 1915
Mary Angela, eldest dau. of Capt. Jasper Graham
Mayne, of Tumbricane, Ipswich, and d. 1916, leaving
a dau., Agnes Mary, 2. Louis Joseph, Rifleman
Queen's Westminster Rifles ; late Lieut. Lancashire
Hussars Yeo. ; 6. 1889, and d. 1919. Mr. Weld-
Blundell was educated at Stonyhurst and at Ch. Ch.,
Oxford. — Ince Blundell Hall, Blundellsands ;
Lydiate Hall, Ormshirk ; Lulworth Castle, Dorset-
shire ; Travellers', and Brooks's Clubs, s.w. ; 2, Gros-
venor Crescent, s.w.

WELDON, Sir Anthony Edward Wolse ley,
Bart., of Kilmorony, co. Kildare ; and of
Rahinderry, Queen's Co. — Cr. 1723.
Eldest son of Col. Sir Anthony Arthur Weldon, 6th
Bart., C.V.O., D.S.O., by Winifred, youngest dau. of
the late Col. John Edward Varty-Rogers, 102nd
Fusiliers, of Broxmore Park, Hampshire ; b. 1902 ;
s. 1917. — Rahinderry, Ballylinan, Queen's Co.;
Kilmorony, near Athy, co. Kildare.

Heir I'rei.. his hnithur Thomas Briau, '>. 1906.

WELDON, Sir William Henky, K.C.V.O.,
F.S.A.— Cr. Knt. 1919, K.C.V.O. 1919.

Only son of William Weldon, Esq., of Bramley Hall,
Yorkshire, who d. 1838, by Hannah, who d. 1875,



elder dau. and co-heiress of the late John Wright,
Esq., of Litherland House, Lancashire ; b. 18S7 ; m.
1st 1860 Georgina, who d. 1914, eldest dau. of the late
Morgan Treherne, Esq., of Gate House, Sussex ; 2ndly
1914 Annie, younger dau. and co-heiress of the late
William Francis l3obson, Esq., of Bearstead House,
Kent, and widow of Major John Stanley Lowe, late
Capt. K. 0. Scottish Borderers, of Whitehall, Devon.
Sir William Weldon, who was educated at Harrow,
was formerly Lieut. 18th Hussars ; Windsor Herald
1880-94 ; Registrar of the Coll. of Arms 1886-94;
Norrey King of Arms 1894-1911; Deputy Garter
at the Coronation of H.M. King Edward VII. 1902
and Earl Marshal's Secretary 1904-11 ; has been
Clarenceux King of Arms since IQll.—Orcltard,
Shiplake, Oxfordshire ; Army and Navy Club, s.w. ;
Garrick Club, w.c. ; College of Arms, Queen Victoria
Street, e.g.

WELDON, Mrs., of Tracey, Devon.

Gertrude, 2nd dau. of George Neumann, Esq., J. P., of
Tracey, who d. 1898, by Emily Ann, dau. of the late
Richard Marsden, Esq. ; m. 1883 the Rev. Edward
Weldon, of Corrymore, Achill, Ireland, who d. 1887,
leaving, with another son, * Edric George, Major h.p.
8th Hussars ; b. 1884 ; m. 1916 Charlotte, only dau.
of the Marquis de Vernou Bonneiiil, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Geoffrey Charles Gaston, b. 1918.
— Tracey, near Honiton.

WELDON, of Ash Hill Towers, co. Limerick.

See Lindsay.

WELLEE, Lady Marion Jane.

Only dau. of the 3rd Marquis of Ely, who d. 1857
by Jane, V.A., who d. 1890, dau. of the late James
Joseph Hope-Vere, Esq. ; m. 1st 1867 (marriage dis-
solved 1875) George Osborn Springfield, Esq. ; 2ndly
1873 Sir James Dyson Bourne, 2nd and last Bart. (cr.
IS.SO), who d. 1883 ; 3rdly 1884 Lieut.-Col. James John
Neale Buchanan, who d. 1893 ; 4thly 1894 the Rev.
JamesWeller,ofAmersham, Bucks. —48, Earl's Court
Square, s.w.

WELLE R-POLEY, John George, Esq., of
Bosted, and Chadacre Hall, Suffolk.

Eldest son of John George Weller-Poley, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of Boxted, who d. 1869 (by Diana, dau. of
the late Thomas Hallifax, Esq.), and nephew of the
late Miss HaUifax, of Chadacre HaU ; 6. 1849 ; m. 1900
Ethel, dau. of the late Rev. Stenning Johnson, of
Itchenor, Sussex. E.lnrat.-d nt f'.C.C, Cambridge; is
a Magistrate for Si.!.,. ! ,11. 1. -!.. Tiff 1883).— Boxtoi
Hall, and Cluid.ni ;/-, St. Edmunds.



WELLESLEY, Major Edward Henry
Charles, of Clover Hill, co. Antrim.

Eldest son of Augustus CoUey de Vere Wellesley, Esq.,
who d. 1872. by Clara, who d. 1911, 2nd dau. of the
late Richard Ashmore, Esq., of Belfast ; b. 1860 ; m.
1888 Claudine Isabella, 2nd dau. nf Thomas William
Drummond Humphreys, Esq., of Donaghmore, co.
Donegal, and has had, with another son and a dau.,
Edward Victor Colley William (eldest son), M.C.,
Capt. and temp. Major R.E. ; b. 1889, and accident-
ally killed 1916 ; Claud Michael Ashmore (2nd son),
Lieut R.N. ; b. 1890, and drowned at sea 1918 ; and
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*Henrj Augustus (3rd son), M.C. (with Bar), Capt.
5th Gurkha Rifles, Indian Army ; educated at Charter-
house and at the K. Mil. Col., Sandhurst ; b. 1891.
Major Wellesley who was educated at Eton and at
the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is a Magistrate for
CO. Wicklow (High Sheriff 1895) and an Hon. Major
in the Army ; late Major 3rd Batt., formerly Lieut.
Norfolk Regt.— Residence : Bromley, Oreystones, co.
Wicklou'.

WELLESLEY. See Cowley, &nd Wellington.

WELLINGTON, Duke of (Aethue Chaeles
Wellesley, K.G., G.C.V.O.). - Cr. 1814.
Younger son of Lord Charles Wellesley, who d. 1858
(by Augusta Sophia Anne, who d. 1893, only dau. of
the late Right Hon. Henry Manvers Pierrepont), and
nephew of Arthur Richard, 2nd Duke of Wellington,
and 6th Earl of Mornington ; b. 1849 ; s. his brother
Henry, 3rd Duke, 1900; m. 1872 Kathleen Emily
Bulkeley, dau. of the late Capt. Robert Griffith
Williams. The Duke of Wellington is a Col. ret.,
late Comm. 1st Batt. Grenadier Guards, Prince of
Waterloo in the Netherlands, Duke of Ciudad
■ Rodrigo, and a Grandee of 1st Class in Spain ; Duke
of Victoria, Marquess of Torres Vedras, and Count
of Vimeiro in Portugal ; a Gov. of Wellington Coll., a
J.P., Vice-Lieut., and Chairman of Quarter Sessions for
Hampshire, and Patron of 4 livings ; has the Orders
of the Black Eagle and Red Eagle of Germany,
Charles III. of Spain, and the Tower and Sword of
Portugal.— S/raJ/ieZd Saye, Mortimer R.S.O., Berks ;
Ewhurst, Basingstoke; Travellers' , Wellington, and
Guards' Clubs, s.w. ; Apsley House, 149, Picca-
dilly, w.

Heir, bis son Artlmr Charles, Marquess Douro, temp. Lieut,
in the Army ; late Lieut. Grenadier Guai-ds ; educated at
Eton and at Trinity Hall, Cambridge ; b. 1876 ; m. 19U9
the Hon. Lilian Maud Glen Coats, younger dau. of George,
1st Lord Glentauar, and has, with other issue, a son,
o Henry Valerian George, Earl of Mornington ; b. 1912.

WELLINGTON, Evelyn Katrine Gwenfea,
Duchess of.
Youngest dau. of Lieut.-Col. Thomas Peers Williams,
of Temple House, Berkshire, who d. 1875, by Emily,
who d. 1875, youngest dau. of the late Anthony Bacon,
Esq., of Elcott, Berkshire ; m. 1st 1882 Henry, 3rd
Duke of Wellington, who d.s.p. 1900 ; 2ndly 1904, as
his 3rd wife, Col. the Hon. Frederick Arthur
Wellesley.— T^est Green House, Winchfield, Hamp-
shire.

WELLS, Augusta Jane, Lady.

Dau. of Henry Norman, Esq., of Oakley, Bromley,
Kent ; m. 1873 Adm. Sir Richard Wells, who was
cr. K.C.B. 1896, and d. 1896.

WELLS, Maey Elizabeth, Lady.

Dau. of the late Thomas William Ramsden, Esq. ;
m. 1872, as 2nd wife, Sir Mordaunt Lawson Wells, a
Judge of the Supreme Court, Calcutta, who was cr.
Knt. 1858, and d. 1885.

WELLS, Arthur Collings, Esq., of Cadding-
ton Hall, Hertfordshire.
Sixth son of Joseph Wells, Esq., of Broomfieid, Essex,
who d. 1892, by Maria, who d. 1906, 3rd dau. of the
late Archibald Philip Primrose, Esq., of Wrentham,
Suffolk ; b. 1857 ; m. 1879 Caroline Mary, eldest dau.
of the late Arthur Russell Eisdell, Esq., of Reading,
Berkshire, and has had, with other issue, John
Stanhope Collings (eldest son), V.C, D.S.O., Capt.
and Acting Lieut.-Col. 4th Batt. Bedfordshire Regt. ;
6. 1880, and killed in action 1918; and 'Russell
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Primrose Collings (2nd son), D.S.O., O.B.E., Capt.
(temp.Lieut.-Col.) 15th Hussars; educated at Elstree,
at Harrow and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; 6.
1882. Mr. Wells, who was educated at Repton, is a
Magistrate for Hertfordshire.— Ca


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