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dejure 7th Baroness Wharton, elder sister of Philip,
1st and only Duke of Wharton and 6th Lord Whar-
ton, until called out in favour of the 8th and present
Lord 19ie.— Halswell Park, Bridgwater; Cefn-
Mably, Cardiff; Clielvey Court, Bristol; Marl-
borough, Carlton, Arthur's, and Boodle's Clubs, s.w.

Heir, his son Charles John Halswell, 6. 1908.

WHARTON, William Henry Anthony, Esq.,
O.B.E., of Skelton Castle, and Gilling
Wood Hall, Yorkshire.

Only son of John Thomas Wharton, Esq., of Skelton
Castle and Gilling Wood Hall, who d. 1900, by Char-



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lotte, who d. 1892, dau. of the late Henry Walker
Yeoman, Esq., of Woodlands, Yorkshire ; 6. 1859 ;
m. 1st 1888 Harriot Emily, who d. 1894, 2nd dau.
of the late Rev. Constantine Bernard Yeoman, Vicar
of Manfield, Yorkshire ; 2ndly 1895 Elizabeth Sophia
Mytton, dau. of the late Rev. Robert John Harrison,
of Caerhowell, Montgomeryshire, and has by the
former a dau., Margaret Winsome. Mr. Wharton,
who was educated at Eton and at Magdalene Coll.,
Cambridge, is a .J. P. and D.L. for the N. Riding of
Yorkshire (was on the roll for High Sheriff of York-
shire for 1908), Lieut.-Col. T.F. Reserve, late 4th
Batt. Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire
Regt., V.D., Lord of the Manor of Skelton-in Cleve-
land and Gilling, and Patron of 1 living. — Skelton
Castle, Skelton-in-Cleveland, Yorkshire ; Carlton,
and Boodle's Clubs, s.w. ; Bachelors' Club, w. ; 98,
Eaton Square, s.w.

WHARTON, of Dryburn, co. Durham.

See Darwin.

WHATMAN, of Vinters, Kent. See Dicgdale.

WHEATLEY, Joshua Hirst, Esq., of Berks-
well Hall, Warwickshire.

Only son of Joshua Hirst Wheatley, Esq., of The
Hagg, Mirfield, who d. 1876, by Jane Eliza, who d.
1862, dau. of the late Thomas Hague Cook, Esq. ;
6. 1853; m. 1884 Edith Adele, dau. of the late
William Morris, Esq., J.P. and D.L, of The Lodge,
Halifax, and has, with other issue, a son, * Charles
Joshua Hirst, Capt. Warwickshire Yeo. ; educated at
Eton and at Magdalen Coll., Oxford ; b. 1888. Mr.
Wheatley, who was educated at Harrow and at
Wadham Coll., Oxford, is a Magistrate for Warwick-
shire (High Sheriff 1896), and for the W. Riding of
Yorkshire, Major late 2nd W. Yorkshire (P.W.O.)
Yeo. Cav. ; Lord of the Manor of Berkswell,
and Patron of 1 living. — Berkswell Hall, near
Cove^itry.

WHEATLEY, Mrs., of Gwersyllt Park, Den-



Edith Frances, youngest dau. of Charles Millett, Esq.,
of Maiden Erlegh, Berkshire, whod. 1873, by Anne,
whod. 1899, dau. of the late George B. Crohan, Esq. ;
m. 1864 Col. Moreton John Wheatley, C.B., late R.E.,
of Gwersyllt Park, who was BaiUff of the R Parks
1879-1903, and who d. 1916, leaving, with other issue,
a son,*Evelyn Moreton, educated at Charterhouse ;
6. 1866 ; m. 1894 Frances Mary, eldest dau. of the late
Arthur Edward Whieldon, Esq., J.P., of Woodfield,
Leamington.- 7, Sloane Street, s.w.

WHEBLE, Capt. James William St.
Lawrence, of Bulmershe Court, Berk-
shire.

Eldest son of James Joseph Wheble, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Bulmershe Court, who d. 1884, by Ladv
Catherine Elizabeth, who d. 1918, 2nd dau. of
Thomas, 3rd Earl of Howth (ext.), K.P. ; 6. 1853.
Is a J.P. for Berkshire and Capt. T.F. Reserve, late
Berkshire R.H.A., T.F. ; formerly Capt. R.A.— Resi-
dence : Hungerford Lodge, Earley, Reading.



WHEELER, Sir Henry, K.C.I.E., C.S.I.— Cr.
1917.

Second son of Dr. Henry Wheeler, who d. 1909, by
Janet who d. 1894, dau. of the late Robert Home,



Esq., of Edinburgh ; b. 1870 ; m. 1909 Marjory, only
dau. of Sir Harold Arthur Stuart, K.C.S.I., K.C.V.O".
Sir Henry Wheeler, who was educated privately and
at Christ's Coll., Cambridge, and entered the Indian
Civil Service 1891, was Under-Secretary, Revenue
Department, Bengal Government, 1898-9 ; Junior
Secretary Board of Revenue, Bengal, 1901-3 ; Secre-
tary Salt Committee 1903-4; Deputy Secretary
Finance Department, Government of India, 1907-8 ;
Secretary R. Commission on Decentralization 1908-
9 ; Financial Secretary, Government of Bengal, 1909-
12, and Home Secretary, Government of India, and
a Member of the Imperial Legislative Council 1912-
16 ; appointed a Member of the Executive Council
of the Governor of Bengal l^Vl .—Calcutta, India ;
East India United Service Cluh, s.w. \ United Ser-
vice Clufi, Simla ; Bengal Cluh, Calcutta.



WHEELER, Col. Edward Vincent Vashon,
O.B.E., of Newnham Court, and Kyrewood
House, Worcestershire.
Elder son of Edward Vincent Wheeler, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Kyrewood House, who d. 1885, by Marianne,
only dau. of the late Rev. James Vashon, Rector of
Salwarpe, Worcestershire ; b. 1858 ; m. 1892 Eliza-
beth Ellen Winwood, younger dau. of Sir William
Smith, 3rd Bart., of Eardiston, Worcestershire, and
has issue Marianne Susan, m. 1916 John Batley,
Esq., Lieut. Worcestershire Yeo. Col. Wheeler, who
was educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge
(LL.B. 1881, LL.M. 1884), and called to the Bar at
Lincoln's Inn 1881, is a J.P. for Shropshire, a J.P.
and D.L. for Worcestershire (High Sheriff 1893), and
Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. ret., late T.F. Reserve, pre-
viously 7th Batt. Worcestershire Regt., T.D.—Nejvn-
ham Court, and Kyrewood House, Tenbury.



called to the Bar at Liucolu's Tun 1888; educated al

and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (LL.B. 1 884, LL.M. 18S8) ;

6. 1861 ; m. 1895 the Hon. Sibyl Grace, 2nd dau. of Sir

Henry Thomas Tyrwhitt, 3rd Bart., and of Emma Harriet,

7th Baroness Beruers, and has, with other i

•Vashon James. Lieut. Rifle Brigade

and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ; b. 1898.



Eton



WHEELER, Capt. Henry Eliardo DE
COURCY-, of Robertstown House, co.
Kildare.
Second son of William Ireland de Couroy-Wheeler,
Esq., of Robertstown House, a J.P. for co. Kildare
(High Sheriff 1892), who assumed the prefix surname
of de Courcy by royal license 1897, and d. 1899, by
Frances Victoria, who d. 1897, 2nd dau. of Henry
Shaw, Esq., of TuUamaine Castle, co. Dublin ; b.
1872 ;' m. 1904 Selina Maud Beresford, youngest dau.
of Hercules Francis Knox, Esq., of Rosslare, co. Sligo,
and has, with other issue, a son, * Wigstrom Hercules
Beresford, b. 1908. Capt. de Courcy-Wheeler, who
was educated at Mr. Strangway's Private School and
at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 1896, M.A. 1903), and
called to the Bar at King's Inns, Dublin, 1896, is a
Magistrate for co. Kildare (High Sheriff 1906), an
Hon. Capt. in the Army, and Capt. Reserve of
Officers, late 8th Batt. King's R. Rifle Corps (Carlow
Militia). — Robertstown House, Roberlstoiun R.S.O.,
CO. Kildare.

WHEELER-CUFFE. See Cuffe, Bart.



WHELAN, of Heronden Hall, Kent. Soe

Palmer.



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WHELER, Sir Trevor Wood, Bart.-Cr.
1660.

Only surviving son of Lieut.-Col. Sir Edward Wheler.
12th Bart., by Mary Leontine, who d. 1917, younfjest
dau. of the late Sir Richard Wood, G.C.M.G., C.B. ;
b. 1889 ; s. 1903 ; m. 1915 Margaret Idris, youngest
dau. of Sir Ernest Woodford Birch, K.C.M.G., and has
2 daus. Sir Trevor Wheler, who was educated at
Eadley, is Capt. 6th (Cyclist) Batt. B. Sussex Begt.—
Both Club, w.

Heir fm., liis great-uncle Francis Henry (2ua son of Sir
Francis Wheler, 10th Bart., C.B., who d. 1878. by his 2nd
wife Elizabeth, who rf. 1900, dan. of the late William
Bishop, Esq.), Lieut.-Col. ret., late Major Loyal N. Lanca-
shire Begt. ; 1. 1848 ; m. 1885 Jenny, dau. ol the late John
Highett, Esq., and has. with another son and a dau.,
•Trevor, rapt. The Buffs (E. Kent Regt.) ; educated at the
E. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ; b. 1888.

WHELER, Major George Bevil Hastings,
M.C., of Syndale Park, Kent.

Second son of Charles Wheler Wheler, Esq., J. P.
and D.L., of Ledstone Hall, Yorkshire, and of Otter-
den Place, Kent, who d. 1899, by Elizabeth Townend,
who d. 1912, elder dau. and heiress of the late
William Hall, Esq., J.P., of Syndale Park, and
Davington Hall, Kent; b. 1874. Major Wheler,
who was educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford
(B.A. 1896, M.A. 1904), and was formerly Lieut. E.
Kent Mounted Rifles, is Major 21st (Empress of
India's) Lancers, Lord of the Manor of Ospringe,
and joint owner of Syndale Var^.—Junim- Carltmi
Club, s.w. ; Cavalry Club, w.

WHELER, Major Granville Charles Hast-
ings, of Ledston Hall, Yorkshire ; and of
Otterden Place, Kent.

Eldest son of Charles Wheler Wheler, Esq., J. P. and
D.L., of Ledston Hall, and of Otterden Place, who
d. 1899, by Elizabeth Townend, who d. 1912, elder
dau. and heiress of the late William Hall, Esq.,
J.P.. of Syndale Park, and Davington Hall, Kent ;
6. 1872 ; m. 1905 Florence Ffaith, O.B.E., dau. of the
late Capt. Thomas Edward Clarke, of Alcombe Cote,
Somerset. Major Wheler, who was educated at Eton
and at Ch. Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1894, M.A. 1904), and
called to the Bar at the Middle Temple 1898, is a J. P.
for the W. Biding of Yorkshire, a .J. P. and D.L. for
Kent, Major ret., late Gen. List, Lord of the Manors
of Charing, Ledston, and Otterden, Patron of 5 liv-
ings, and alternate Patron of 1 ; was an Inspector of
Q.M.G.'b Services 1915-18, with the temp, rank of
Lieut.-Col. 1918 ; has been M.P. for the Faversham
Div. of Kent since Jan. 1910 Ledston Ball, Castle-
ford ; Otterden Place, Faversham ; Carlton, Junior
Carlton, and Oxford and Cambridge Clubs, s.w.

WHELER-GALTON, Edward G.^lton, Esq.,
of Claverdon Leys, Warwickshire.

Only son of EdxVard Wheler, Esq., who d. 1879 (by
Elizabeth Anne, who d. 1906, eldest dau. of the late
Samuel Tertius Galton, Esq., of Duddeston House,
Warwickshire), and nephew of the late Darwin Gallon'
Esq., of Claverdon Leys; 6. 1850; m. 1890 Mary
Louisa, M.B.E., dau. of the late James Dugdale, Esq.,
of Wroxall Abbey, Warwickshire. Mr. Wheler-
Galton, who was educated at Eugby, and assumed
the additional surname of Galton by deed poll 1912,
is a Magistrate for Warwickshire.— C'teuerfiow Lei/s,
Warioick.

WHETHAM, William Cecil Dampier, Esq.,

F.R.S., of Cadhay House, Devonshire ; and

of Hilfield, Dorsetshire.

Only son of Charles Langley Whetham, Esq., D.L., of

Hampstead, Middlesex, who d. 1890, by Mary Ann,

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2nd dau. of the late Thomas Darapier, Esq., of King-
ston Manor, Somerset ; 6. 1867 ; vi. 1897 Catherine
Durning, eldest dau. of the late Robert Durning Holt,
Esq., J. P. and D.L., of High Borrans, Westmorland,
and Liverpool, and has, with other issue, a son,
*Reginald Lawrence Dampier, h. 1907. Mr. Whetham,
who was educated at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1889, M.A. 1893), of which he is Fellow and
Lecturer, is Lord of the Manor of Hilfield.— Cad/ia)/
House, Ottery St. Mary, Devonshire ; Hilfield, Ever-
shot, Dorsetshire : Upwater Lodge, Chaucer Road,
Cambridge ; Trinity College, Cambridge ; United
University Club, s.w. ; Cambridge County, and Uni-
versity Pitt Clubs, Cambridge.



WHICHCOTE, Sir George, Bart., of As-
warby, Lincolnshire. — Cr. 1660.
Elder son of Sir George Whichcote, 8th Bart., of
Aswarby, by Louisa Day, who d. 1905, dau. of the late
Thomas William Clagett, Esq., of Fetcham, Surrey ;
b. 1870; s. 1893. Educated at Magdalene Coll.,
Cambridge ; was a Capt. 3rd Batt. Northamptonshire
Regt., is a J.P. and D.L. for Lincolnshire (High
Sheriff 1900), and Patron of 4 livings, — Asivarby
Park, Folkingham, Lincolnshire.

IMr I'm., his brcthcr Hugh Christopher, *. 1874 ; m. 1909
Flora Lilian, elde.^t dau. at the late Rev. Charles Smith
Suiulius Sundiiis. M.A., Vicar of Lund, Yorkshire, and has



WHIDBORNE, Mrs., of Hammerwood Lodge,
Sussex.
Lucebella Margarita, elder dau. of Charles Harcourt
Chambers. Esq., Barrister-at-Law, who d. 1876, by
Lucy Caroline Isabella (who m. 2ndly 1878 John
Alex.inder Strong, Esq., I.S.O., of Moorbill, Hnrap-
shire, who d. 1917), only dau. of the late Marcus
Theodore Hare, Esq., of Rockend, Torquay ; m. 1889
the Rev. George Ferris Whidborne, M.A., F.G.S., of
Hammerwood Lodge, a Licensed Preacher in the
diocese of Chichester, who was Vicar of St. George's,
Battersea, 1888-96, and who d. 1910, leaving, with
other issue, a son, * Charles Stanley Lucas, M.B.E.,
Lieut. 14th (King's) Hussars ; educated at Harrow
and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ; b. 1891. Mrs.
Whidborne is Patron of 1 living. — Hammerwood
Lodge, •near East Grinstead.

WHIGHAM, Major-Gen. Sir Robert Dundas,
K.C.B.,K.C.M.G.,D.S.O.— Cr.K.C.B.1917,
K.C.M.G. 1919.
Eldest son of David Dundas Whigham, Esq., of
Dunearn, Prestwick, Ayrshire, who d. 1906, by Ellen
Murray, dau. of the late James Campbell, Esq., of
Craigie, Ayrshire ; fc. 1865 ; m. 1899 Isabel Adeline,
younger dau. of the late Frederick A. Muntz, Esq., of
Rossmore, Leamington. Sir Robert Whigham, who
was educated at Fettes Coll. and at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst, is a Major-Gen., late R. Warwickshire
Regt., and a Comm. of the Legion of Honour and of
the Belgian Order of Leopold ; was .\.D.C. to the Gen.
Officer Comm. the Highland Brigade and subsequent-
ly D.A.A.G. at Headquarters in S.Africa 1899-1902;
a D.A.A.G. 1906-9 ; a Gen. Staff Officer at the War
Office 1909-14' Sub-Chief of the Gen. Staff, with the
rank of Major-Gen., 1914-15, and Deputy Chief of
the Imperial Gen. Staff and a Member of the Army
Council Dec. 1915-1 918 ; appointed to the Expedition-
ary Force in France 1918 and to command a Div.
1919 ; has the Russian Order of St. Vladimir, 4th
Class, the Japanese Order of the Rising Sun, 2nd
Class, and the French Croix de Gaetre.— Naval and
Military Cluh, w.



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WHINNEY, Sir Arthur Francis, K.B.E. -
Cr. 1919.

Son of Frederick Whinney, Esq., of Avenue Eoad,
lleKont's Park, who rf. 1916, by Emma Sophia, who d.
isyi, dau. of the late Edward Morley, Esq., M.D., of
London ; b. 186.') ; m. 18— Amy Elizabeth, dau. of
William Golden, Esq., formerly of H.M.'s Treasury.
Sir Arthur Whinney is a Chartered Accountant and
Adviser on Costs of Production, Admiralty. — Charl-
bury, Oxfmdshirc : Reform, and British Empire
Clubs, B.Vf.; Bath Club, vf.; Gresham Club, E.c.\ 80,
Gloucester Terrace, Hyde Park, w.

WHISTIiEE, Major Fuller, of Caldbec
House, Sussex.

Third son of the late Kev. Rose Fuller Whistler,
M.A., a J.P. for cos. Northampton and Suffolk, by
Augusta, dau. of the late James Watts, Esq., of
Battle ; 6. 1859 ; m. 1888 Gwenllian, dau. of Walter
Allen Robinson, Esq., and has, with other issue,
a son, * Hugh, in the Indian Police ; b. 1889. Major
Whistler, who was educated at Merchant Taylors'
and at Emmanuel Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1879, M.A.
1883), is a J.P. for Sussex, Capt. ret. Highland
L.I., and temp. Major 2nd in command 54th Batt.
Training Reserve, late 14th (Service) Batt. R. Scots
(Lothian Uegt.).— Caldbec Home, Battle.

WHITAKER, Alexander Ingham, Esq., of
Grayshott Hall, Hampshire.

Seventh son of Joseph Whitaker, Esq., of Palermo,
Sicily, who d. 1884, by Eliza Sophia, dau. of the late
William Sanderson, Esq., of Messina, Sicily ; 6. 18.57 ;
m. 1895 Berthe Catharine, eldest dau. of David de
Pury, of Neuchatel, Switzerland. Mr. Whitaker,
who was educated at Harrow and at Trinity Coll.,
Cambridge (B.A. 1880), is a Magistrate for Hampshire
(High Sheriff 1919).— a/-ai/s/i9« Hall, Grayshott,
Hampshire ; Junior Carlton, and United University
Clubs, s.w.

WHITAKER, Benjamin Ingham, Esq., of
Hesley Hall, Nottinghamshire.

Eldest son of Joseph Whitaker, Esq., of Palermo,
Sicily, who d. 1884, by Eliza Sophia, dau. of the late
William Sanderson, Esq., of Messina. Sicily ; 6. 1838 ;
TO. 1871 Caroline Lucy, dau. of Frederick William
Hudson, Esq., of Scarborough, Yorkshire. Mr.
Whitaker, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll.,
is a J.P. and D.L. for Notts (High Sheriff 1893) and
for the W. Riding of Yorkshire; late Lieut. 1st
W. York Yeo. Ga.y.— Hesley Hall, Tickhill, Bother-
ham ; Conservative Club, s.w.

WHITAKER, Bernard, Esq., of Hampton
Hall, Shropshire.
Younger son of James Whitaker, Esq., J. P., of
Hampton Hall, who d. 1913, by Elizabeth, who d.
1900, 2nd dau. of the late Lieut.-Col. Edward Every-
Clayton, of Rowley, Lancashire ; b. 1873 ; m. 1900
Mabel Harriet, dau. of the late John Whitaker, Esq.,
of Broadolough, Lancashire, and of Winsley Hall,
Shropshire, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Robert Edmund, b. 1901. Mr. Whitaker, who was
educated at Charterhouse and at Exeter Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1896), is Lieut. Oxfordshire Hussars
Yeo. — Hampton Hall, Worthen, Shrewsbury ; Pud.
licote, Charlbury, Oxfordshire.

WHITAKER, George, Esq., of Caldewell,
Worcestershire.
Eldest son of Charles Whitaker, Esq., J.P., of Calde.
well, who d. 191 3, by Sarah, 3rd dau. of the late John



Smith Walker, Esq., of Knightwick Manor,Worcester-
shire ; b. 1878 ; m. 1914 Daisy, elder dau. of the
late Maurice Jewell, Esq., of Hall Place, Bexley,
Kent, and has, with other issue, a son, * George
Edward Dudley, b. 1916. Mr. Whitaker was educated
at Cheltenham Co\\.~Caldewell, -near Perslurre.

WHITAKER, Capt. George Cecil, of Stan-
sted Park, Sussex.
Second son of William Ingham Whitaker, Esq., of
Pylewell Park, Hampshire, who d. 1893, by his 2nd
wife Margaret Emily Georgina, youngest dau. of
the late Adm. Sir George Rose Sartorius, G.C B., of
Lymington, Hampshire; b. 1880; ?ra. 1912 Margaret,
2nd dau. of the late Arthur Maitland, Esq., of Shudy
Camps, Cambridgeshire, and has, with other issue,
a son, * Anthony Edward Cecil Euston, b. 1915.
Capt. Whitaker, who was educated at Eton and at
Trinity Coll., Oxford, and was formerly Lieut. Cold-
stream Guards, and Sussex Yeo., is Capt. Reserve of
Ofiicers, temp. Major Guards' M.G. Regt., Lord of the
Manors of Stansted, Aldsworth, Westbourne, and
Singleton, and Patron of 1 \\\mg. — Stansted Park,
Emsworth, Hampshire; Guards', B. Automobile,
and Hurlingham Clubs, s w. ; Bath Club, w. ; R.
Yacht Squadron, Cowes.

WHITAKER, Jambs, Esq., of Broadclougb,
Lancashire ; and of Winsley, Shropshire.

Eldest son of John Whitaker, Esq., of Broadclough,
and Winsley, who d. 1899, by his 1st wife Elizabeth
Ann, who d. 1883, dau. of the late Robert Munn, Esq. ;
b. 1863 ; m. 1905 the Hon. Mary Isabella Sophia
Louisa Weld Forester, younger dau. of Cecil
Theodore Weld, 5th Lord Forester, and has a dau.,
Clare Isabel. Mr. Whitaker, who was educated at
Rugby, is a Magistrate for Shropshire, Major late
Montgomeryshire Imp. Yeo., previously Capt. 20th
Hussars and Lord of the Manor of Westbury ; was
temp. Major 13th Reserve Regt. of Cav. 1915-1 7 ;
appointed temp. Major Labour Corps 1917. — Winsley,
■near Shrewsbury ; Naval and Military, and Cavalry
Clubs, w.

WHITAKER, Joseph, Esq., of Rainworth,

Nottinghamshire.
Eldest son of Joseph Whitaker, Esq., of Ramsdale and
Barnby Moor, Notts, who d. 1874, by Mary Long
Randall, 3rd dau. of the late Thomas Randall, Esq.,
of Runkton House, Sussex ; 6. 1850 ; m. 1872 Mary,
who d. 1900, 3rd dau. of the late Booth Eddison,
M.R.C.S.L., of The Park, Nottingham, and has, with
other issue, ■* Joseph Randall, b. 1875. Mr. Whitaker,
who was educated at Uppingham, is a Magistrate for
Notts and for Mansfield, a Fellow of the Zoological
Society, and Vice-President of the Selborne Society. —
Bainworth Lodge, Rainworth, Nottinghamshire;
B. Societies' Club, s.w. ; County Club, Nottingham.

WHITAKER, Percival Ayton Onley, Esq.,
of Stone House, Suffolk.
Eldest son of Herbert Whitaker, Esq., of Kuodishall,
who d. 1890, by Mary, who d. 1901, 3rd dau. of the
late Onley SaviU-Onley, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Stisted Hall, Essex ; b. 1870 ; m- 1904 Catherine Violet
Hodgson-Roberts, eldest dau. of the late Capt. Ellis
Brooke Cunlifte, formerly 6th Dragoon Guards, of
Petton Park, Shropshire, and has, with other issue,
a son, * Thomas Percival, b. 1905. Mr. Whitaker,
who was educated at Wellington Coll., was formerly
Capt. Loyal Suffolk Hussars Yeo. Cav. ; appointed a
Remount Officer, with the temp, rank of Capt., 1917.
—Stone House, Southwold, Suffolk. Residence :
Royston, Hertfordshire ; White's Club, s.w.

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WHITAKER, William Henbt, Esq., of Tot-
terton Hall, Shropshire.

Youngest son of James Whitaker, Esq., of Broad
clough, Lancashire, who d. 18.55, by Harriet, who
d. 1870, youngest dau. of the late John Ormerod,
Esq. ; b. 1833 ; m. 1873 Mary, dau. of the late
William John Bovill, Esq., Q.C., and has, with other
issue, an only son, * William Harold Bovill, a Magis-
trate for Shropshire, and Major Montgomeryshire
Yeo. ; educated at Eton and at Magdalen Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1900) ; b. 1878 ; ?«. 1918 Blanche
Seymour, only dau, of Capt. B. Shaw, formerly of
British Guiana. Mr. Whitaker, who was educated at
Lincoln Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1854, M.A.. 1864), and
called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1857, is a J.P.
and D.L. for Shropshire (High Sheriff 1896) and a
J.P. for Montgomeryshire.— Toi^erton Hall, Lydbury
North, Shropshire.

WHITAKER, William Ingham, Esq., of Pyle-
•well Park, Hampshire.

Eldest son of William Ingham Whitaker, Esq., of Pyle-
well Park, who d. 1893, by bis 1st wife Louisa Kathe-
rine Elspeth Jane, who d. 1876, 2nd dau. of the late
Eight Rev. Alexander Ewing, Bishop of Argyll ; i. 1866 ;
TO. 1903 the Hon. Hilda Guilhermina, younger dau.
of Charles Saunders, 6th Viscount Melville, I.S.O.,
and has, with other issue, a son, * William Ingham,
6. 1910. Mr. Whitaker, who was educated at Harrow
and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1887), and was
formerly Capt. 3rd Batt. Seaforth Highlanders, is a
J.P. and D.L. for Hampshire (High Sheriff 1910),
Lord of the Manors of Sharpricks and S. Baddegley,
and Patron of 1 living. — Pylewell Park, Lyniington,
Hampshire ; Carlton, White's, and Wellington Clubs,
s.w. ; R. Yacht Squadron, Coioes ; 41, Upper Brook
Street, w.



WHITAKER, of Breckamore. See Morris, oj
Derwent Bank, and Breckamore.

WHITBREAD, Lady, formerly of Loudham
Park, Suffolk.

Louisa, elder dau. of the late Samuel Fyson, Esq. ;
TO. 1864 Col. Sir Howard Whitbread, C.B., of Loud-
ham Park, a J.P. and D.L. for Suffolk, and Lieut.-
Col. and Hon. Col. late Suffolk Art. E. Div.E.A.,who
was formerly Cornet 2nd Light Dragoons (British
German Legion), and who was cr. Knt. 1906, and d.
1908, leaving a dau.. Amy Louisa. — Tlie Orchard,
XJfford, near Woodbridge, Suffolk.

WHITBREAD, Samuel Howaed, Esq., C.B.,
of Sonthill, and Cardington, Bedfordshire.
Eldest son of Samuel Whitbread, Esq., M.P., J.P.
and D.L., of Southill, and Cardington, who d. 1915,
by Lady Isabella Charlotte, who d. 1916, youngest
dau. of Henry Thomas, 3rd Earl of Chichester; h.
1858; m. 1904 Madeline Emmie Louisa, youngest dau.
of the late Major the Hon. Edward Roden Bourke, and
has, wiih other issue, a son, *Simon, b. 1904. Mr.
Whitbread, who was educated at Eton and at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1880, M.A. 1888), and was
M.P. for the Luton Div. of Bedfordshire 1892-5 and
for the S. Div. of Huntingtonshire 1906-Jan. 1910,
is H.M.'s Lieut, and Custos Eotulorum (appointed
1912), a C. Aid. and Vice-Chairman of the C.C. of
Bedfordshire (formerly Chairman of Quarter Sessions),
President of the Bedfordshire T.F. Association, and
Patron of 3 livings. — Southill, Biggleawade, Bed-
fordshire ; Brooks's, aiid Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ;
11, Mansfield Street, w.
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WHITBURGH, Lord (Thomas Banks Borth-
wick).— Cr. 1912.
Eldest son of Sir Thomas Borthwick, 1st Bart., who
was designated a Baron 1912, and d. 1912, by Letitia
Margaret (granted the style and title of a Baron's
widow 1913), dau. of the late Thomas Banks, Esq.,
of Livei-pool ; b. 1874. Lord Whitburgh, who was
educated at Liverpool Coll., is Managing Director of
Thomas Borthwick & Sons Ltd., Colonial Merchants,
Lonion.^Wliitburgh, Humbie, Upper Keith S.O.,
Haddingtonshire ; Ford, Midlothian ; Reform Club,
s.w. ; Scottish Liberal Club, Edinburgh ; 39, Upper
Grosvenor Street, w.



Ifeir Pret. to the Baronetcy (or. 1903), Ilia brother the Hon.
James Alexander (pat. prec. as a Baron's son 1313), etlucated
at Liverpool Coll. ; b. 1S76 : m. 1912 Irene Evangeline, dau.
of George Wise, Esq., of Sydney, N.S.W., and has a son,
• John Thomas, b. 1917.

WHITBURN, Mrs., of Addington Park,
Kent.

Fanny, dau. of John Hales, Esq., who d. 1869 ; to. 1863
Charles Joseph Soter Whitburn, Esq., of Addington
Park, Senior Partner of Reeves, Whitburn & Co.,
Bankers, who d. 1911, leaving, with a dau., an only
son, * Charles William Sofer, a Partner in Reeves,
Whitburn & Co., Bankers, a Magistrate for Kent and
Lieut.-Col. Territorial Force Reserve, late Comm. W.
Kent Yeo., T.D. ; educated at Eton and at Trinity
Hall, Cambridge ; b. 1867 ; m. 1902 Clarissa, youngest
dau. of John Postle Heseltiue, Esq., formerly of
Walhampton, Hampshire.- Addington Park, nea


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