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BRIDPORT, Viscount '(Aethue Wellington
Alexander Nelson Hood, C.B.). — Cr.
1868.

Eldest son of Alexander Nelson, 1st Viscount, G.C.B.,
Duke of Bronte in Sicily, by Lady Mary Penelope,
who d. 1884, younger dau. of the 3rd Marquis of
Downshire; *. 1839; s. 1904; m. 1872 Lady Maria
Georgiana Julia Fox-Strangways, sister of the 6th Earl
of Ilchester. EducatedattheR.Mil. Coll., Sandhurst ;
is a Magistrate for Somerset, and Lieut.-Col. and Hon.



Col. late West Somerset Yeo. Cav., previously Capt.
2.5th Foot; was M.P. for W. Somerset 1868-80.—
Carlton Club, s.w. ; Xaval and Military Club, w.

Heir, his graudsou Rowland Arthur Herben Nelson, only son
of the Hon. Maurice Henry Nelaou Hood, temp. Lieiit. R.
Naval Vol. Reserve and Sub.-Lieut. vet. R. Naval Reserve,
who d. (Icilled in action) 1915, by Eileen, eldest dau. of
Charles Kendall, Esq., of Wokingham ; b. 1911.



BRIEN, of Castletown,

See Heade.



Fermanagh.



BRIGGS, Adm. Sir Charles John, K.C.B.
~Cr. 1913.

Third son of the Rev. Francis Brooking Briggs, Vicar
of Brentford, Middlesex, who d. 1888, by Albertine
Augustii Jane, who rf. 1903, dau. of the late William
Vallack, Esq., of Kingsand, Devonshire ; b. 1858; ?«.
1901 Frances Mary, eldest dau. of Vice-Adm. William
Wilson, J.P., of Manor House, Clyffe Pypard, Wilt-
shire. Sir Charles Briggs, who was educated at the
Rev. E. Burney's, Gosport, is an Adm. ret. ; wasRear-
Adm. in the Home Fleet 1909-10, 3rd Sea Lord of
the .Admiralty and Controller of the Navy 1910-12,
and in command of the 4th Battle Squadron
1912-14. — Biddestone, Chippenham, Wiltshire.

BRIGGS, Lieut.-Gen. Sir Chaeles James,
K.C.B., K.C.M.G.— Cr. K.C.B. 1917,

K.G.M.G. 1918.
Younger son of Charles James Briggs, Esq., J.P, and
D.L., of Hylton Castle, co. Durham, who d. 1900, by
Sarah Anne, only child of the late John Walter
Douglas, Esq., of London; b. 1865. Sir Charles
Briggs, who was educated privately and in France
and Germany, is a Lieut.-Gen. late 1st (King's)
Dragoon Guards and a Comm. of the Legion of
Honour ; was A.D.C. to the Gen. Officer Comm. the
Forces in Egypt 1892-3 ; Brigade Major Cav. Brigade,
and in command of 1st Imperial Light Horse and
of a Mobile Column in S. Africa 1899-1902 ;
Commandant Transvaal Vols. 1905-8; Brigadier
Comm. S. E. Mounted Brigade 1910-13, and 1st Cav.
Brigade, Aldershot, 1913-14, and in command of a
Brigade 1914-15; has the Order of the Redeemer of
Greece, 2nd Class, the Serbian Order of the White
Eagle, 2nd Class, with Swords, the Austrian Order of
the Iron Crown, 3rd Class, Knight's Cross of the
Austrian Order of Leopold and tlie Greek Croix de
Guerre, with Palm, and Distinguished Service Decora-
tion, with Laurels. — The Lampert, Gilsland, near
Carlisle ; Cavalry Club, w.

BRIGGS, Elizabeth Charlotte, Lady.

Dau. of James Gruar, Esq. ; m. 1889, as 2nd wife, Sir
John Henry Briggs, Reader to the Admiralty 1840-65,
and Chief Clerk 1865-70, who was cr. Knt. 1870,
and d. 1897.

BRIGGS, the Hon. Sir Henby, Knt.— Cr. 1916.

Son of the late George Briggs, Esq.; b. 1844. Sir
Henry Briggs, who was educated at Kettering and at
St. Mark's Coll., Chelsea, was Master in Practising
School 1865-7; Headmaster of Mottram Grammar
.School 1868; founded Fremantle Grammar School
1882 a»d was Delegate Australian Federal Conven-
tion 1897- 8 ; has been Member for W. Province in the
Legislative Council of W. Australia since 1896 and
President thereof since 1906; is a Member of the W.
Australian Museum, Library and Art Gallery Boards
and Territorial Magistrate for W. Australia.— fre-
mantle, W. Australia; Fremantle Club, Fremantle.
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BRIGGS, Lieut.-Col. John Akthur, of Strath- j
airly, Fifeshii-e. !

Eldest sou of Col. John Patrick Briggs, Bengal Army,
v.'hod. 1893, by Jean, who d. 1865, 2nd dan. of the
late Alexander Lamont, Esq., of Knockdow, Argyll-
shire ; b. 1863 ; s. his uncle Major-Gen. David Briggs,
J.P. and D.L., formerly Bengal Army, 1908; m. 1891
Emily Albina, dan. of the late Charles Peyto Shrubb,
Esq., of Merrist Wood, Snrrey, and has an only ,
surviving son, *David John, educated at Trinity Coll., j
Glenalmond; i. 1901. Lieut.-Col. Briggs, who was j
educated at Glenalmond and at the R. Mil. Coll., Sand-
hurst, is an Hon. Lieut.-Col. in the Army, Major late
3rd Batt., and Capt. ret., late The Cameromans (Scot-
tish Rifles), and was temp. Lieut.-Col. Coram. 201st
Infantry Batt. 1916-11. —Strathairli/ Larcjo, nfeshire.

+ BRIGGS, Mrs., of Moorlands, co. Durham.

Elizabeth, dan. of the late Abraham Leonard, Esq. ;
m 1855 Robert Scott Briggs, E.sq., of Moorlands, a
J.P. for CO. Durham, wlio d. mi.— Moorlands,
Bishopwearmonth .

BRIGGS, the Rev. Rawdon, of Birstwith Hall, j
Torkshire.

Son of Rawdon Briggs, Esq., of Birstwith Hall, who
d 1877, by Louisa, who d. 1917, dau. of the late 1
Thomas BirfP, Esq., of Wakefield ; h. 1853. Educated i
at Winchester and at St. John's Coll., Oxford (B.A.
1876, M.A. 1879) ; is Vicar of Clapham, Lancaster, Hon.
Canon of Ripon Cathedral, Official Principal of the Arch-
deaconry of Craren, and a Member of the Diocesan
Board of Innanco and of the Standing Committee of
the Diocesan Conference, and was formerly Cnaplain,
iBt Class, Territorial Force, previously Acting Chaplain
2nd W. Riding of Yorkshire R.G.A. Vols., V.D.—
Clapham Vicarage, Lancaster.

BRIGGS, of Wolverdene, Hampshire.

Daus. (two) of Col. John Patrick Briggs, of Wolverdene,
who d. 1893, by Louisa, dau. of the late Capt, Briggs,
R.N. Henrietta (the younger), m. 1907 the Rev.
Richard Staines Arrowsmith, M.A., Vicar of Hurst- 1
bourne Tarrant, Hampshire.— /r«.>-s


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Online LibraryEdward WalfordThe county families of the United Kingdom; or, Royal manual of the titled and untitled aristocracy of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland .. (Volume ed.59, yr.1919) → online text (page 46 of 415)