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inald Arthur,
was a Member of the London C.C. 1904-19 ; educated
at Harrow and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1891) ; b. 1869. Sir Reginald Bray, who was educated
at Harrow and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1865,
M.A. 1871), called to the Bar at the Inner Temple
1868, and appointed a Q.C. 1897, is a D.L. for
Surrey and Lord of the Manor of Shere and Coney-
hurst, and was Recorder of Guildford 1891-1904;
appointed a Judge of the High Court of Judicature,
King's Bench Div., 1904.— r^« Ma7ior Hoii.se, Shere,
Guildford; Athenceum. Club, s.w.; 17, The Boltnns,
South Kensington, s.w.

BRAY, Sir (Edward) Hugh, Knt.— Cr. 1917.

Eldest son of His Honour Judge Sir Edward Bray, of
26, Queen's Gate Gardens, S.W., by Edith Louisa, 3rd
dau. of the late Rev. Thomas Hubbard ; 6. 1874 ; m,
1912 Constance Agnes, 4th dau. of Sir John Hatt
Noble Graham, 1st Bart., of Larbert, and Househill,
Stirlingshire. Sir Hugh Bray, who was educated
at Charterhouse and at Trinity Coll.. Cambridge
(B.A. 1906), is Senior Partner of Messrs. Gillanders,
Arbuthnot & Co., Calcutta ; President of the Bengal
Chamber of Commerce ; an Additional Member of
the Council of the Governor-Gen. of India for making
Laws and Regulations ; temp. Major Indian Defence
Force and Director of Contracts in India, with the temp,
rank of Brigadier-Gen. — Gillander House, Calcutta,
India; United University Chib, s.w.

BRAY, His Honour Judge Sir Edward, Knt. —
Cr. 1919.

Younger son of Reginald Bray, Esq., J.P., of Shere,
Surrey, who d. 1879, by Frances, who d. 1888, dau. of
thelateThomasLongman,Esq. ; *. 1849 ;?«. 1873 Edith
Louisa, 3rd dau. of the late Rev. Thomas Hubbard, of
Newbuty, Berks. Sir Edward Bray, who was educated
at Westminster and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1873), and called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1875, has
been a County Court Judge since 1905. — United
University Club, s.w. ; 26, Queen's Gate Gardens, s.w.
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BRAYBROOKE, Lord (Henry Neville).—
Cr. 1788.

Elder son of the Rfv. Latimer, 6tli LorJ, by Luey
■ Frances, •who d. 1918, dau. of the late John Le Marchant
Thomas Le Marchaut, Esq., of La Haye du Puits,
Guernsey, and of New Lodge, Isle of Wight ; h. 1855 ;
s. 1904; m. 1st 1898 Emilie Pauline, who (/. 1912,
youngest dau. of the late Mons. Antoine Gonin, of
Chateau de Condemine, Macon, France; 2ndly 1917
Dorothy Edith, youngest dau. of the late .Sir George
Laweon, K.C.B. Lord Bray brooke, who was educated at
Eton and at Magdalene Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1877,
M.A. 1880), is a J.P. and D.L. for Cambridgeshire, a
J.P. for Essex and for Hertfordshire ; Hereditary
Visitor of Magdalene Coll., Cambridge, and Patron of
4 livings. — Audley End, Saffron Walden ; Billingbear,
Wokingham; Heydon House, Roi/ston ; Trauellers', mid
Wellington Clubs, s.w.

Heir, his sou Richard Henry Ooruwallis, b. 1918.

BRAYE, LordJ (Alfred Thomas Towkshend
Vebnet-Cave).— Cr. 1529.
Only surriving son of Edgell Wyatt-Edgell, Esq.,
who d. 1888, by Henrietta in her own right Baroness
Braye ; b. 1849 ; s. his mother as 5th Lord 1879 ;
m. 1873 Cecilia Harriet, dau. of the late William
Gerard Walmesley, Esq., of Westwood Hall,Lancashire.
Lord Braye, who w^as educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch.,
Oxford, and assumed the surname of V'erney-Cave, in
lieu of Wyatt-Edgell, by royal license in 1880, is a
J.P. and D.L. for Leicestershire, a J.P. for cos. Warwick
and NorthamptoQ, a Knight of Malta, and an Hon. Col.
in the Army, and was formerly Lieut.-Col and Hon. Col.
Comm. 3rd Batt. Leicestershire Regt.

Il^'iy, his sou Adriau Verney, Sub-Lieut, and temp. Lieut.-
Oomm. R. N.-vval Vol. Reserve ; late Capt. Army Motor
Reserve, previously Capt. Motor Vol. Corps ; li. 1874 ; m.
1900 Ethel Mary, dau. of Capt. Edward Bouverie Pusey,
ret. R.N., and has, with other issue, a son, "Thomas Adrian ,



BRAYN, Lady.

Laura, dau. of the late Deputy Inspector-Gen. Fysher
Negus, E.N. ; m. 1878 Sir Richard Brayn, L.R.C.P.,
M.R.C.S.. who was formerly Medical Superintendent of
Broadmoor Asylum, Governor and Medical Officer of the
Female Convict Prisons at Woking and Aylesbury, and
a Home Office Expert in Lunacy, and who was cr. Knt.
1911 and rf. 1912.— 8, Stafford Road, Soutksea.

BREADALBANE, Marquis of (Gavin Camp-
bell, B.C., K.G.).— Cr. 1886.

Eldest son of John Alexander Gavin, 6th Earl of Bread-
albane, by Mary Theresa, who d. 1870, dau. of the late
John F. Edwards, Esq. ; b. 1851 ; s. as 7th Earl 1871 ;
m. 1872 Lady Alma Imogen Leonore Carlotta, a Lady
of Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, youngest
dau. of James, 4th Duke of Montrose. The Marquis of
Breadalbane, who was educated at St. Andrews Univ.,
is Lieut. R. Co. of Archers (King's Body Guard for
Scotland), a Knight of Justice of the OrderofSt. John
of Jerusalem, a Knight of the Order of The Seraphim,
H.M.'s Lieut, and a J.P. and C.C. for Argyllshire, a
J.P. and C.C. for Perthshire, a Member of the Fishery
Board for Scotland, a Caledonian Canal Commissioner, |
and Hon. Col., previously Col. Comm., the Highland
Cyclist Batt., Territorial Force ; formerly Capt. |
Shropshire Yeo. Cav., and Lieut. 4th Batt. Argyll 1
and Sutherland Highlanders ; was a Lord-in-Waiting
to Queen Victoria 1 873-4 ; Treasurer of Queen Victoria's
Household 1880-5; Lord Steward 1892-5; Lord High
Commissioner to the Church in Scotland 1893-5, and
A.D.C. to King Edward VII. 1903-10, and has been
to King George V. since 1910; appointed Keeper of

J Lord Braye i - - - -

Bucks (exl.), and a
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the Privy Seal of Scotland 1907.— Tai/mouih Castle,
Aberfeldy, Perthshire; Craig Dalnmlly, Argyllshire;
Reform, Kutional Liberal, and Brooks's Clubs, s.-w. ;
68, Ennismore Gardens, s.w.



r/eir Pres. to the Earldoai (or. 1677), his nephew Iain Edward
Herbert, gnly son of Capt. the Hon. Ivan CanipbelJ, ]
a Member of the Hoc. Corps of Geutlemen-at-Arms,
Capt. .Srd Batt. R. Scots, formerly Lieut. Q.O. Cameron



3rd Earl of Normanton ; 6. 1886.
BRECKNOCK, Earl of. See under Camden.

BREDON, Lady.

Lily Virginia, youngest dau. of Thomas Crane Banks,
Esq., of San Francisco, California ; ?«. 1879 Sir
Robert Edward Bredon, a Comm. of the Orders of f
Olaf of Norway, 1st Class, the Polar Star of Sweden,
1st Class, and the Dannebrog of Denmark, 1st Class,
and an Officer of the Legion of Honour, who had the
Grand Cross of the Orders of Francis Joseph of Austria,
and St. Stanislas of Russia, the Orders of the Double
Dragon of China, 2nd Class, the Crown of Prussia, 2nd
Class, with the Star, the Sacred Treasure of Japan, 2nd
Class, and the Rising Sun of Japan, 2nd Class, and the
Civil rank of 1st Class and Brevet rank of Provincial
Treasurer from the late Imperial Chinese Government,
who was Surgeon 97th Regt. 1867-73 ; Commissioner
of Imperial Chinese Customs at Chefoo 1875, at Ningpo
1875-6, at Canton 1876-7 and 1896-7, at Hankow-
1882-8, and at Shanghai 1890-3 ; Chief Secretary I
the Inspector-Gen. of Customs 1873-5, 1877-80, and
1893-4; Deputy-Inspector-Gen. of the Customs of
China 1897-1910 and Acting Inspector-Gen. 1908-10,
who was appointed to the Chinese Board of Customs
1910, but did not take up the appointment owing to
the objections of the British Government, and who was
cr. K.G.M.G. 1904 and (7, 1918.

BREEKS, Mrs., of Helbeck Hall, Westmorland.

Susan Maria, 2nd dau. of Sir William Thomas Denison,
K.C.B., who d. 1871, by Caroline Lucy, 2nd dau. of the
late Adm. Sir Phipps Hornby, G.C.B. ; m. 1863 James
Wilkinson Breeks, Esq., H.E.I.C.S., of Eden Gate, who


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