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” United Ser-
vice Club, s.w. ; 6, Montpelier Square, s.w. 1

WODEHOUSE, Chari.es Edward, Esq., of
Woolmers, Hertfordshire.
Fourth son of William Herbert Wodehouse, Esq., of
Woolmers, who d. 1903, by Helena Sarah Charlotte
(Comtesse de Lormet), who d. 1919, eldest dau. of Sir
Charles Oakeley, 2nd Bart.; 6. 1856; m. 1881 Eva
Priscilla, dau. of the late David Bradley, Esq., and
has, with other issue, * Sydney Herbert, b. 1882.
Educated at Malvern and at Merton Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1878, M.A. 1881) ; is a Magistrate and C. Aid.
for Hertfordshire.β€” IFooh>jΒ«)-s, Hertford; Atheneeum .
Club, s.w.

K.C.M.G., I.S.O., LL.D.β€” Cr. 1912.

Only son of the Bev. Henry Newton WoUaston, of
Trinity Church, Melbourne, who rf.l907,by Susannah,
who d. 1891, 3rd dau. of the late John Sewell, Esq., of
Mokine, W. Australia ; b. 1846 ; m. 1st 1868 Mary
Annie, who d. 1911, eldest dau. of the late John
Harker, Esq., of Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire; 2ndly
1914 Mary Henrietta Havard, dau. of the late Major-
Gen. Robert Havard Price-Dent, J. P., formerly
Bengal Staff Corps, of The Manor House, Hallaton,
Leicestershire. Sir Harry WoUaston, who was
educated at St John's Coll., Auckland, at Nelson
Coll., New Zealand, and at Melbourne Univ. (B.L.

1884, M.L. 1886, LL.D. 1891), entered the AustraHan
Civil Service 1863, was called to the Bar in Victoria

1885, is a J.P. for Victoria, and was Standing Counsel
to the Marine Board of Victoria 1886-1901, Secre-

.tary for Trade and Customs, Victoria, 1891-1901 and


Permanent Head of the Department of Trade and
Customs and Comptroller-Gen. of Customs, Com-
monwealth of Australia, 1901-11.β€” Loseby. Toorak,
Melbourne, Victoria : Melbourne Club, Melbourne.

WOLLASTON, Sir Arthur Naylor, K.C.I.E.
β€”Or. 1908.
Second son of Henry Francis WoUaston, Esq., of
Southsea, who d. 1876, by Elizabeth, who d. 1879, dau.
of the late Oliver Naylor, Esq., Audit and Excise Office ;
6. 1842 ; m. 1873 Caroline Marianne, who d. 1902, only
dau. of the late Sir Albert William Woods, G.C.V.O.,
K.C.B., K.C.M.G., Garter King of Arms. Sir Arthur
WoUaston, who was educated at Stockwell Grammar
School and entered the India Office 18.59, was
Assistant Secretary in the Revenue Department
1884-98 and Registrar and Superintendent of Records
1898-1907, and is a Magistrate for Kent, and for the
Cinque Ports. β€” Glen Hill, Walmer, Kent.

WOLLASTON, Frederick Eustace Arbuth-
NOTT, Esq., of Shenton Hall, Leicester-
Only son of Major Frederick WoUaston, J.P. and
D.L., of Shenton HaU, who d. 1879, by Josette Eliza
Jiine, who d. 1909, only child of the late Adm. Sir
Alexander Dundas Arbuthnott; b. 1853; m. 1877
Annie, 2nd dau. of the late Thomas Hargreaves, Esq.,
of Arbordeld Hall, Berks, and has had, with other
issue, Frederick Hargreaves Ai'buthnott (eldest son),
D.S.O., Major Rifle Brigade and temp. Lieut.-Col.
Comm. a Territorial Batt. Suffolk Regt. ; b. 1879,
and killed on active service 1918; and * Hubert
Charles (2nd son), Capt. 5th Batt. Sherwood Foresters
(Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regt.), serving with
M.G.C.; educated at Eton and at Trinity CoU.,
Cambridge ; 6. 1890. Mr. WoUaston is a J.P. and
D.L. for Leicestershire ; late Lieut. 2nd Dragoon
Guards. β€” Shenton Hall, Nuneatoti; Naval and
Military Club, w.

WOLLEY. See Phillipps-Wolley.

WOLLEY DOD, Francis, Esq., of Edge Hall,
Eldest son of the Rev. Charles WoUey Dod, M.A.,
J. P., who d. 1904, by Frances Lucy, who d. 1909, dau.
of the late Rev. Pelly Parker, Rector of Hawton,
Nottinghamshire, and granddau. of the late Thomas
Crewe Dod, Esq., of Edge Hall ; b. 1855 ; m. 1887
Annette Mary, 2nd dau. of the late Frederic Fiihr-
mann Clarke, Esq., of Aldridge Lodge, Staffordshire,
and has, with other issue, a son, * John Cadogan,
temp. Capt. R.G.A. ; b. 1890; m. 1914 Hilda Ger-
trude, dau. of the late Edmund Frederick Elliott,
Esq., and has, with other issue, a son, * Anthony
Kirk, b. 1918. Mr. WoUey Dod, who was educated
at Eton and at the R. Indian Engineering Coll.,
Coopers Hill, served in the Indian Public Works
Department 1876-97. β€” Edge Hall, Malpas, Cheshire.

WOLMER, Viscount. See under Selborne.

WOLRIGE-GORDON, Col. John Gordon,
C.M.G., of Hallhead, and Esslemont,
Aberdeenshire; and of Irnham Hall,

Second son of Henry Wolrige-Gordon, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of HaUhead and Esslemont, who d. 1906, by
Anne, who d. 1874, only child of the late Robert
Gordon, Esq., of Hallhead and Esslemont ; 6. 1859 ;
m. 1889 Isabel Hervey.who d. 1911, only child of the
late WilliamHervey Woodhouse, Esq., oflrnhamHarll,



and has, with 2 daus., a son, * Robert, M.C., Capt.
Grenadier Guards ; educated at Eton and at the R.
Mil. CoU., Sandhurst ; 6. 1890. Col. Wolrige-Gordon,
who was educated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst, is a Magistrate for Aberdeenshire, Brevet-
Col, ret., late Major Argyll and Sutherland High-
landers, Hon. Col. 5th Batt. Gordon Highlanders,
Lord of the Manors of Irnham and Corby, and Patron
of 1 living ; appointed temp. Lieut.-Col. Comm. 3rd
Batt. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 1914.β€”
Esslemont, Ellon, N.B..- Carlton Club, s.v.:; Naval
and Military Club, w. ; 53, Queen's Gate, s.w.

WOLRIGE-GORDON. See Gm-don-Gilmour.


WOLSELEY, Viscountess (Frances Garnet
Wolselet).β€” Cr. 1885.
Only child of F. M. Garnet Joseph, 1st Viscount.
P.C, K.P., G.C.B., O.M., G.C.M.G., by Louisa, dan.
of the late Alexander Ei-skine, Esq. ; s. under a
special remainder 1913. Viscountess Wolseley, who
received the Freedom of the City of London throunh
the Gardeners' Co. 1913, is the'Founder of the Coll.
of Gardening at Glynde, Sussex. β€” Massetts Place,
Scaynes Hill, Hayivard's Heath, Sussex.

WOLSELEY, Sir Charles Michael, Bart., of
Wolseley Hall, Staffordshire.β€” Cr. 162k.

Eldest surviving son of Sir Charles Wolseley, 8th
Bart., of Wolseley Hall, by Mary Anne, who d. 1873,
eldest dau. of the late Nicholas Selby, Esq. ; b. 1846 ;
s. 1854 ; m. 1883 Anita Theresa, eldest dau. of Daniel
T. Murphy, Esq., of San Francisco. Sir Charles
Wolseley, who was educated at Downside Coll., at
the Oratory School, Edgbaston, and at Ch. Ch.,
Oxford, is a J.P. and D.L. for Staffordshire, and
was formerly Lieut. Staffordshire Militia and
Staffordshire Yeo. C&y.β€” Brooks's Club, s.w.

Heir, his sou Edric CUarles Joseph. Lieut. Staffordshire Yco.:
h. 1886 : m. 191C Clare Mary Annette, elder dau. of Charles
Edmund de Trafford, Esq.. of Hottiorpe, Northampton-
shire, and lias a son, β€’ Stephen Garnet Hubert Francis,
b. 1918.

WOLSELEY, Sir Capel Charles, Bart., of
Mount Wolseley, co. Carlow. β€” Cr. 1744-5.

Elder son of Major William Charles Wolseley, who
d. 1878, by Annie, elder dau. of the late Rev. Capel
Wolseley; b. 1870; s. his kinsman, the Very Rev.
Sir John Wolseley, 8th Bart., 1890 ; m. 1907
Beatrice Sophia, elder dau. of the late Col. William
Wallingford Knollys, 93rd Highlanders. Sir Capel
Wolseley, who was educated at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst, and was formerly Lieut. The Queen's R.W.
Surrey Regt., and British Vice-Consul at Archangel
1900-9, is Capt. 3rd Batt. E. Surrey tLegt..β€” West-
minster Club, s.w. ; 32, KniglUsbridge, s.w.

Neir Fres., his cousin Reginald Beattv, only son of Cad-
waUadcr Broolte Wolseley, Esq., who d. 1884. by Katie
Maria, dau. of Thomas Edward Beatty, Esq., M.D. ;
6. 1872.

WOLSELEY, Sir George Benjamin, G.C.B.
β€” Cr. K.C.B. 1891, G.C.B. 1907.

Fourth son of Major Garnet Joseph Wolseley, King's
Own Borderers, who d. 1840, by Frances Anne, who d.
1883, dau. of the late William Smith, Esq., of Golden
Bridge House, co. Dublin ; b. 1839 ; m. 1867 Esther
Louisa, who d. 1902, dau. of the late William Andrews,
Esq., of Monkstown, Dublin. Sir George Wolseley is
a Gen. ret., late York and Lancaster Regt., of which



he was Col. 191&-17 ; was A.D.C. to H.M. Queen Vic-
toria 1882-92 ; Assistant Adjutant-Gen., Bengal, 188.5-
7 ; in command of the 1st Brigade in Upper Burma
1887-91, a 2nd Class Dist., Madras, 1889-94, the
Lahore Div., Bengal, 1894-7, the Forces in the Pun-
jab, with the rank of Lieut.-Gen. 1897-8, and the
Forces in Madras 1898-1903 ; has the Order of the
Medjidie, 3rd Class. β€” Thatclwd Cottage, Watering,
bury, Kent; United Service Club, s.w.

WOLSELEY-JENKINS, Col. Charles Brad-
ford Harries, of Charlton Hill, Shrop-
Youngest son of Major-Gen. Charles Vanbrugh
Jenkins, J. P., late 19th Hussars, of Cruckton Hall,
Shropshire, who d. 1892, by Annette Louisa Rober-
tina, who d. 1887, eldest dau. of the late Horace !
Aylward, Esq. ; 6. 18.56; s. Mrs. Maria Catherine!
.Tenkins, widow of his uncle Vice-Adm. Robert I
Jenkins, C.B., of Charlton Hill and Donnington
Place, Shropshire, 1915 ; m. 1885 Ada Franct-s Alice,
eldest dau. of Sir John Richard Wolseley, 6th Bart.,
of Mount Wolseley, co. Carlow, and has had, with a
dau., Ada Frances Bleunerhassett, a son, Charles
Wolseley, Capt. Rifle Brigade; b. 1890, and killed]
in action 1915. Col. Wolseley-Jenkins, who was
educated at King's School, Canterbury, and at the
R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, and assumed "the prefix
surname of Wolseley by royal license 1894, is a
Magistrate for Shropshire and Brevet-Col. ret., lute
19th Hussars ; has the Order of the Medjidie,
4th Class.β€” Residence: Abbotsficld, Shretvsbury ;
Cavalry Club, w.

LEY, the Misses, of Mount Wolseley, co.
Ada Frances Alice ; Amelia Cecilia Louisa ; Eva
Bleunerhassett, and Frances Wilhelmina, daus. of Sir
John Richard Wolseley, 6th Bart., of Mount Wolseley,
who d. 1874, by Frances Annabella, who d. 1907,
youngest dau. of the late Arthur Blennerhassett,
Esq., of Ballyseedy House, co. Kerry. Ada Frances
Alice, m. 1885 Col. Charles Bradford Harries Wolse-
ley-Jenkins, of Charlton Hill, Shropshire (whom see).
β€” Residence: Abbotsfield, Shrewsbury.

WOLVERHAMPTON, Viscount (Henry
Ernest Fowf.ER).β€” Cr. 1908.

Only son of Henry Hartley, 1st Viscount, P.C,
G.C.S.L, by Ellen, C.I., whorf. 1911, youngest dau. of
the late George Benjamin Thorneycroft, Esq., of
Hadley Park, Shropshire ; b. 1870; s. 1911; jh.1910
the Hon. Evelyn Henrietta Wrottesley, only dau. of
Arthur, 3rd Lord Wrottesley. Viscount Wolver-
hampton was educated at Charterhouse and at
Ch. Ch., Oxford. β€”Residence : Carrwood House,
Overstrand, Norfolk ; Reform Club, s.w.

WOLVERTON, Lord (Frederic Glyn).β€”
Cr. 1869.
Younger son of Vice-Adm. the Hon. Henry Carr
Glyn, C.B., C.S.L, who d. 1884, by Rose, who d.
1870, eldest dau. of the late Rev. Denis Mahony, of
Dromore Castle, co. Kerry, and widow of John Penne-
father, Esq. ; b. 1864 ; s. his brother Henry Richard,
3rd Lord, 1888; m. 1895 Lady Edith Amelia Ward,
C.B.E., only dau. of William, 1st Earl of Dudley.
Lord Wolverton, who was educated at Eton, is a
J.P. and D.L. for Dorsetshire, Hon. Col. 10th Batt.
Middlesex Regt., Major T.F. Reserve, and Patron of
1 living ; was a Lord-in- Waiting to Queen Victoria


1892-3, Vice-Chamberlain of the R. Household 1902-
5, and temp. Major (previously Lieut.) N. Somerset
Yeo. 1914 W.β€” Brooks's, and Marlborough Clubs.
S.W.; Bao}ielors\ and Turf Clubs, w. ; E. Yacht
Sqiiadrcm, Corves ; 26, St. James's Place, s.w.

Heir, his son George Edward Dudley Carr, Lieut. Reserve

of Officers, late 10th R. Bussars ; educated at Ihe R. Mil.

Coll. .Sandhurst ; b. 1896.

WOMBWELL, Lady Julia Sarah Alice, of
Nowburgh Park, Yorkshire.
Elder dau. of George Augustus Frederic, 6th Earl of
Jersey, who d. 1859, by Julia (who d. 1893, having
m. 2ndly 1865 Charles Brandling, Esq., of Middle-
ton Hall, Yorkshire, who d. 1894), elder dau. of the
Right Hon. Sir Robert Peel, 2ud Bart., M.P. ; m.
1861 Sir George Orby Wombwell, 4th Bart., who
d.s.p.m. 1913, leaving, with 2 other daus., Cecilia
Clementina (youngest dau.), m. 1890 William
Dudgeon Graham Menzies, Esq., of Hallyburton,
Forfarshire (wlwm see). β€” Newburgh Park, Easing-
xoold, Yorkshire.

WOMBWELL, Sir Henry Herbert, Bart.β€”
Cr. 1788.
Third son of Sir George Wombwell, 3rd Bart., who
d. 1855, by Georgiana, who d. 1875, 2nd dau. of the
late Thomas Orby Hunter, Esq. ; b. 1840 ; s. his
brother Sir George Orby Wombwell, 4th Bart., 1913 ;
m. 1902 the Hon. Myrtle Mabel Muriel, youngest
dau. of the late Hon. George Charles Mostyn, and
sister of Hubert George Charles, 7th Lord Vaux of
Harrowden. Sir Henry Wombwell, who was edu-
cated at Harrow, was formerly Lieut. 7th Hussars,
and Capt. R. Horse Guards. β€” Boodle's, and Orleans
Clubs, s.w. ; 85, Vincent Square, s.w.

Hnr Pirs., his great nephew Frederick Philip Alfred Williiim
{only child of Frederick Adolphus Wombwell, Esq., late
Lieut. 16th Laucers,who il. 1912, by Gertrude May, dan. of
Alfred Harrisou-Smith, Esq., of Carlton Hall, Nottingham-
shire), h. 1910.

WOOD, the Hon. Edward Frederick Lind-
ley, of Temple Newsam, and Garrowby,


Only surviving son of Charles Lindley, 2nd Viscount
Halifax, by Lady Agnes Elizabeth, who d. 1919, only
dau. of William Reginald, 11th Earl of Devon, P.C. ;
b. 1881 ; s. his aunt the Hon. Mrs. Meynell-Ingram
at Temple Newsam 1904; m. 1909 Lady Dorothy
Evelyn Augusta Onslow, younger dau. of William
Hillier, 4th Earl of Onslow, .and has, with other issue,
a son, * Charles Ingram Courtenay, b. 1912. Mr.
Wood, who was educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch.,
Oxford (B.A. 1903, Fellow of All Souls' Coll., Oxford,
1903, M.A. 1906), is a Magistrate for the W. and E.
Ridings of Yorkshire, Major Yorkshire Dragoons
Yeo., and Lord of the Manor of Temple Newsam,
andhas been M.P. for the Ripon Div. of the W. Biding
of Yorkshire since Jan. 1910 ; was an Assistant
Secretary Ministry of National Service and Chief
Liaison Officer between the Ministry and other
Government Departments 1917-18.β€” Temple Neiu-
sain, Leeds; Garrowby, Bishop Wilton, Yorkshire;
Carlton, Brooks's, and Travellers' Clubs, s.w. ; 3,
Great Cumberland Place, w.

WOOD, the Right Hon. Thomas McKinnon,

Only son of Hugh Wood, Esq., of London, who d.
1877, by Jessie, who d. 1895, dau. of the late Rev.
Thoiuas McKinnou ; b. 1855 ; m. 1883 Isabella Mill,
dau. of the late Alexander Sandison, Esq., J.P., of
Lund. Shetland. Mr. Wood, who was educated at
Mill Hill School and at Univ. Coll., London (B.A.




London Univ. 1875, LL.D. St. Andrews 1899), is a
D.L. for CO. London ; was Chairman of the London
C.C. 1898-9, Parliamentary Secretary to the Board
of Education Apr.-Oct. 1908, Parliamentary Under
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Oct. 1908-
1911, Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1911-12,
Secretary for Scotland and Lord Keeper of the Great
Seal of Scotland 1912-16, and Chancellor of the
Duchy of Lancaster and Financial Secretary to the
Treasury July-Dec. 1916; sat as M.P. for the St.
Eollox Div. of Glasgow 1906-18. -Starfield, Croic-
barough, Sussex ; Reform, and National Liberal
Clubs, s.w. ; Scottish Liberal Club, Edinburgh;
Liberal Club, Glasgow ; 16, Portland Place, w.

"WOOD, Sir John Stuart Page, Bart., of
Hatherley House, Gloucestershire. β€” Cr.

Only son of Col. Sir .John Page Wood, .5th Bart., late
Boi-der Regt., by Violet Maiy Frances Stuart, dau. of
the late H. Stuart .Johnson, Esq., of Grosvenor Street,
Edinburgh ; b. 1898 ; s. 1912 ; educated at the R.
Naval Colls, at Osborne and Dartmouth ; is Acting
Lieut. R.N.

/Jei7- Pres., his nncle Francis Page, youngest son of Sir
Francis Wood, 3rd Bart., wbo d. 1868, by Louisa Mary
(who m, 2adly 1874, Β»a his 2ud wife. Col. Lewis Joues.
Knight of Malta), eldest dau, of the late Robert Studholme
Hodgson.Esq., of Appleshiiw. Hampsliire; (>. 1862 ; m. 1912
Edith, dau. of the latΒ« Capt. Fredericlt A. ll.irsb.

WOOD, Maud Mary, Lady.

Dau. of the late Thomas Raynor Brown, Esq. ; 7ii.
1st 18β€” Frank P. Leon, Esq., who d. 18β€” ; 2ndly
1894 Sir Matthew Wood, 4th Bart., who d.s.p. 1908.β€”
43, Prince's Gate, s.w.

WOOD, Sir Lindsay, Bart., F.Z.S., of The
Hermitage, co. Durham'. β€” Cr. 1897. I

Fourth son of Nicholas Wood, Esq., who d. 1865, by [
Maria, who d. 1855, dau. of the late CoUingwood i
Foster Lindsay, Esq. ; 6. 1834 ; m. 1873 Emma |
Barrett, who d. 1891, 4th dau. of the late Capt.
Samuel Gooden Barrett, of Heighington, co. Durham. '
Sir Lindsay Wood is a J. P. and D.L. for co. Durham
(High Sheriff 1889).β€” r/i* Hermitage, Chester-k-
Street ; Carlton, and Junior Carlton Clubs, s.w. ,

WOOD, Sir John, Bart., of Heugrave, Suffolk;
of Whitfield, Derbyshire ; of Ivington,
Herefordshire ; and of Forrest Lodge,
Stewartry of Kirkcudbright.β€” Cr. 1918.

Only son of John Hill Wood, Esq., J. P., of Whitfield,
who d. 1869, by Emma, who d. 1889, eldest dau. of
the late William Sidebottom, Esq., J. P., of Ktherow
House, Cheshire ; b. 1857 ; m. 1st 1883 Estelle, dau. j
of Henry Benham, Esq.; 2ndly 1892 the Hon. Ger-
trude Emily Bateman-Hanbury, 3rd dau. of William
Bateman, 2nd Lord Bateman. Sir John Wood, who
was educated at Rugby and at Magdalen Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1880, M.A. 1888), and called to the Bar at the I
Inner Temple 1883, is a J.P. and D.L. for Hereford- ;
shire (High Sheriff 1900), a J.P. for Derbyshire and
for Suffolk, Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. late 4th Vol.
Batt. Cheshire Regt., V.D., and Patron and joint
Patron of 4 livings ; sat as M.P. for Stalybridge
Jan. 1910 1918 and has sat for the Stalybridge and :
Hyde Div. of Cheshire since 1918.β€” flen^raw Hall,
Bury St. Edmunds; 'Whitfield, Derbyshire; Forrest]
β€’ Lodge, Dairy, Galloway, N.B.; Carlton, Junior \

Carlton, and New University Clubs, s.w.; Bachelor:

Club, w.

Heir, his son John Arthur Haigh, D.S.C., M.C., temp. Lieu
R. Naval Vol. Reserve ; late temp. Capt. 4th Batt. I
Surrey RΒ»gt. attached to the 2nd Batt. ; previously Mi.
shipmau R.N. ; called to the Bar at the Inner 1 emji
1912: 6. 1888; m. 1919 the Hon. Evelyn Saunjarez, eldei
dau. of James St. Vincent, 4th Lord de Saumarez.

WOOD, F.M. Sir [Henby] Evelyn, V.Cβ€” Cr.
K.C.B. 1879, G.C.M.G. 1882, G.C.B. 1891.

Youngest son of the Rev. Sir John Page Wood, 2nd
Bart., who d. 1866, by Emma Carolina, who d. 1S7',I,
youngest dau. of the late Adm. Sampson Michell,
Portuguese Service, of West Croft, Cornwall ; b. 1838 ;
m. 1867 the Hon. Mary Paulina, who d. 1891, 3rd dau.
of the late Lieut.-Col. the Hon. Arthur Francis South-
well, and sister of Thomas Arthur Joseph, 4th Viscount
Southwell. Sir Evelyn Wood, who was educated
at Marlborough Coll. (Hon. D.C.L. Oxford 1907),
and called to the Bar at the Middle Temple 1874, was
formerly in the R.N., and afterwards Lieut.-Col. 90th
Foot ; is a Field Marshal, Hon. Col. 5th Batt. Essex
Regt. and The Inns of Court Ofiieers' Training
Corps, and a J.P. and D.L. for Essex ; was Acting
Governor and Commander-in-Chief in Natal 1881 ;
Sirdar of the Egyptian Army 1883-5 ; in command
of the Troops atColchester 1886 -8, and at Aldershot
1889-93 ; Q.M.G. 1893-7, Adjutant-Gen. 1897-1901 ;
in command of the 2nd Army Corps (Southern
Command) 1901-4, and Col. R. Horse Guards
1907-19; appointed Constable of the Tower of
London 1911 and Commandant of the London Div.,
National Reserve, 1912 ; has the Grand Cordon of
the Medjidie, 1st Class. β€” Harlow, Essex; United
Service, and Army and Navy Chcbs. s.w.

WOOD, Major-Gen. Sir Elliott, K.C.B.β€” Cr.

Son of Miles Astman Wood, Esq. ; 6. 1844 ; m.
1906 Annie Beatrice, eldest dau. of Lieut.-Col. Robert
Bourne, of Cowarne Court, Herefordshire, and widow
of Horace Radclyffe Dugmore, Esq., of The Mount,
Parkstone, Dorsetshire. Sir Elliott Wood is a Major-
Gen, ret., late R.E., and a J.P. and D.L. for Here-
fordshire ; was Engineer-in-Chief in S. Africa, and
Chief Engineer Aldershot Army Corps 1902-5 ; has
the Order of the Medjidie, 5th Class.β€” Byletls,
Pembridge, Herefordshire ; United Service Club, s.w.

WOOD, Sir John Barry, K.C.LE., C.S.L
-Cr. 1918.
β– Eldest surviving son of the Rev. Joseph Wood, D.D.,
M.V.O., Canon of Rochester, formerly Head Master
of Harrow, by Caroline Sarah, dau. of the late
William Samuel Pryce Hughes, Esq.', of Northwick
Hall, Worcestershire ; b. 1870; m. 1896 Ada Eliza-
beth, only dau. of George Augustine Stack, Esq.,
formerly Indian Educational Department. Sir John
Wood, who was educated at Marlborough and at
Balliol Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1893), and entered the
Indian Civil Service 1894, was Under Secretary to
the Government of India, Foreign Department, 1899-
1903 ; First Assistant to the Agent, Baluchistan,
1903 ; Deputy Secretary to the Government of India,
Foreign Department, 1908-10, and Resident at Indore
1912-13 ; appointed Political Secretary to the Govern-
ment of India and an Additional Member of the
Council of the Governor-Gen. for making Laws and
Regulations 1914 β€” Delhi, India ; Ava Lodge, Simla,
India; East India United Service Club, s.w.

WOOD, Sir Henry Trubman, Knt.β€” Cr. 1890.
Eldest son of William Burton Persse Wood, Esq.,
who d. 1852, by Emily Mary Roche, dau. of the late




James Morris, Esq. ; b. 1845 ; m. 1872 Marian, who
d. 1907, dau. of James Oliver, Esq. Sir Henry
Wood, who was educated at Harrow and at Clare
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1868, M.A. 1884), is an Officer
of the Legion of Honour, and was Secretary of the R.
Society of Arts, 1879-1917, British Commissioner at
the Paris Exhibition 1889, and Secretary to the R.
Commission for the Chicago Exhibition 1893. β€”
AtSiencBum Club, s.w.; Priiice Edward's Mansions, vi.

WOOD, Sir Henry Joseph, Knt.β€” Cr. 1911.
Only son of Henry Joseph Wood, Esq., of Oxford
Street, London, who d. 1902, by Martha, who d.
1896, only dau. of the late William Morris, Esq., of
Oswestry, Shropshire ; b. 1869 ; vi. 1st 1898 Princess
Olga, who d. 1909, dau of the late Princess Sophie
Ourousoff, of Podolia, Russia ; 2ndly 1911 Muriel
Ellen, only dau. of Major Ferdinand William Greatrux.
formerly 1st R. Dragoons. Sir Henry Wood is a well-
known Musician, and has been Conductor of the
Queen's Hall Orchestra since 1895.β€” iJ. Automobile
Club, s.w. ; 4, Elsworthy Road, n.w. ; Appletree Farm
House, Charley Wood, Hertfordshire.

WOOD, Sir (Edward) Graham, Knt.β€” Cr.
Fourth son of the Rev. Thomas Smith Wood, who
d. 1858, by Louisa, who d. 1883, 4th dau. of the late
Rev. Thomas Graham; 6. 1854; m. 1st 1884 Eliza-
beth, who d. 1915, 2nd dau. of the late Edward Mac
Kenna, Esq., of Southport, Lancashire; 2ndly 1916
Dorothy, dau. of the late James Harwood, Esq., of
Manchester. Sir Graham Wood , who was educated at
Kingswood School, Bath, and at Owens Coll., Man-
chester, is a J. P. for Lancashire (High Sheriff 1915)
and for Salford, and Managing Director of Edward
Wood & Co. Ltd., Ocean Iron Works, Manchester,
London and Buenos Aires. β€” Reform, and National
Liberal Clubs, s.w. ; Reform, and Engineers Clubs,
Manchester ; West Heath House, West Heath Road,
Hampstead, n.w.

-I-WOOD, Sir Howard Kingsley, Knt.β€” Cr.

B. 18β€”; m. 18 , dau. of . Sir

Howard Wood, who was admitted a Solicitor 1903,
is a Member of the London C.C. ; Deputy Chairman
of the London Pension Authority and Chairman of
the London Insurance Committee ; elected M.P. for
Woolwich 1918.- Carlton, and R. Automobile Clubs,
s.w. ; City Carlton Club, e.c. ; 111, Ladbroke Road, w.

WOOD, Albert, Esq., of Bodlondeb, Carnar-

Younger and only surviving son of Henry Wood,
Esq., of Chester, who d. 1871, by Harriet, who d.
1865, dau. of the late James Lomax, Esq., of Daw-
stone, Cheshire; b. 1838. Is a J.P. and D.L. for
Carnarvonshire (High Sheriff W&i).β€” Bodlondeb,

WOOD, Arthur Hardy, Esq., fotmerly of
Alresford House, Hampshire.

Youngest son of John Wood, Esq., of Thedden Grange,
Hants, who d. 1871, by Annis Elizabeth, who d. 1861,
eldest dau. of the late John Hardy, Esq., M.P., of
Dunstall Hall, Staffordshire ; b. 1844 ; m. 1st 1871
Annis Matilda, who d. 1878, dau. of the late Charles
Hardy, Esq., of Chilham Castle, Kent ; 2ndly 1885
Constance Catharine, who d. 1916, 2nd dau. of the
late Francis Jervoise EUis-Jervoise, Esq., of Herriard
Park, Hants, and widow of George Francis Marx,

Esq., Capt. 68th Begt., of Arle-Bury ; Hrdly 1916
Irene Helen, dau. of the late Malcolm Ovans Sim,
Esq., of 124, Harley Street, London, and has, with
other issue, a son, Pei'cival Gathorne, 6. 1873. Mr.
Wood, who was educated at Eton, is a Magistrate for
Hampshire.β€” Residence : Duddleswell Manor, Uck-
Jield, Sussex ; Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

WOOD, Major Charles Harcourt Gam, of
Carleton Lodge, Yorkshire ; and of Caer-
Beris, Breconshire.

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