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us, 5th Marquis, by
Georgiana Sophia Maria, who d. 1902, 2nd dau. of
G. H. Pinckney, Esq., formerly of Tawstock Court,
Devonshire; b. 1873; s. 1911; m. 1903 Caroline
Sydney Anne, only dau. of the late John Madden,
Esq., of Hilton Park, co. Monaghan. The Marquis of
Ailesbury, who was formerly Major Wiltshire Imp.
Yeo., and Lieut. 3rd Batt. Argyll and Sutherlan4
Highlanders, is a J.P. and C.C. for Wiltshire, Major
1st Co. of London (Duke of Cambridge's Hussars)
Yeo.,T.D., temp.Major E. A.S.C. , and Patron of 6 livings.
—Savemake Forest, Marlborough, Wiltshire ; Cavalry,
and Badminton Clubs, vr.

Heir, his son Chandos Sydney Cedric, Earl of Oardigan, 6.

AILSA, Marquis of (Archibald Kennedy).—
Cr. 1831.

Eldest son of Archibald, 2nd Marquis, K.T., by Julia,
who d. 1899, 2nd dau. of Sir Richard Mounteney
Jephson, 1st Bart.; b. 1847; s. 1870; m. 1st 1871 the
Hon. Evelyn, who d. 1888, 3rd dau. of Charles, 12th
Lord Blantyre ; 2ndly 1891 Isabella, only dau. of the late
Hugh McMaster, Esq. The Marquis of Ailsa, who was
educated at Eton (Hon. LL.D. Glasgow 1904), is a J.P.
and D.L. for Ayrshire, Hon. Lieut. E. Naval Reserve,
and an Hon. Comm. R. Naval Vol. Reserve ; late Capt.
Coldstream Guards. — CassilUs House, and Culzean
Castle, Ayr; Travellers' Cfai, s.w.; R. Yacht Squadron,

Heir, his son Archibald, Earl of Cassillis, admitted a Member
of the Scottish Faculty of Advocates 1897 ; a D.L. for Ayr-
shire, an Hon. Capt. in the \imy, and Capt. (formerly
Major) 3rd Batt. and temp Major R. Scots Fusiliers ; edu-
cated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge ; h. 1872 ;
m. 1903 Frances Emily, a Lady ot Grace of the Order of

AINSLIE, Ainslie Douglas, Esq., of Delgaty,
Aberdeenshire ; and formerly of Blervie,
Second son of James Cuninghame Grant Duff, Esq., of
Eden, Aberdeenshire, who d. 1858, by Jane Catharine,
who d. 1866, only child of the late Sir Whitelaw
Ainslie,M.D. ; 6. 1838 ; m. 1863 Frances, younger dau. of
the late Edward J. Morgan, Esq., of St. Petersburg,
and has, with other issue, a son, » Douglas, 6. 1865.
Mr. Ainslie, who was educated at Balliol Coll., Oxford,
was in the Diplomatic .service 1859-66, called to the
Bar at the Middle Temple 1874, and assumed in 1866
the surname of Ainslie under the will of his maternal

grand-uncle, i.s a D.L. for and was formerly Vice-
Lieut, of Aberdeenshire. — Delgaty Castle, Turriff, N.B.;
Athensum, and Reform Clubs, s.w.

AINSWORTH, Sir John Stirling, Bart., of
The Flosh, and Harecroft, Cumberland ;
andof Ardanaiseig, Argyllshire. — Cr. 191 7.
Second son of Thomas Ainsworth, Esq., J.P., of The
Flosh, who d. 1881, by Mary Laurie, who rf. 1867,
eldest dau. of the late Rev. John Stirling, D.D., of
Craigie, Ayrshire; b. 1844; m. 1879 Margaret
Catherine, who d. 1918, eldest dau. of the late Robert
Reid Macredie, Esq. Sir John Ainsworth, who was
educated at Univ. Coll. School and at Univ. Coll.,
London (B.A. 1864, M.A. 1868, LL.B. 1866), is a J.P.
and D.L. for Cumberland (High Sheriff 1891), and tor
Argyllshire, and Lieut.-Col. late Comm. 3rd (Cum-
berland) Vol. Batt. Border Regt., V.D. ; sat a.s
M.P. for Argyllshire 1903-18.— 7%e Flosh, Cleator,
Cwnberland ; Harecroft, Gosforth, Cumberland ;
Ardanaiseig, KUchrenan, Argyllshire; Reform Club,
s.w. ; 55, Eaton Place, s.w.

Heir, his son Thomas, Lieut. 11th Hussars, Special Reserve ;
late Lieut. Westmorland and Cumberlaml Yeo. ; educated
at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1907^ ; b.
1886; m. 1911 Lady Ediua Dorothy Hope Oonyngbam, ■1th
dau. of Henry Francis, -Ith Marquis Oonyugham, and Ims,
with other issue, a son, • John Francis, b. 1912.

AINSWORTH, Mrs., of Wray Castle, West-
Margaret, 2nd dau. of Henry McConnel, Esq., of
Cressbrook, Derbyshire, who d. 1872, by Isabella
Aitchinson, who d. 1885, dau. of the late George
Murray, Esq., of Ancoats Hall, Lancashire ; m. 1874
David Ainsworth, Esq., of The Flosh, Cumberland,
and of Wray Castle, who was a Barrister-at-Law, a
J.P. and D.L. for Cumberland, a J.P. for Lancashire,
and M.P. for W. Cumberland 1880-5 and 1892-5, and
who d. 1906. Mrs. Ainsworth is Patron of 1 living. —
Wray Castle, Ambleside, Westmorland.

AINSWORTH, Richard Henry,
Smithill's Hall, Lancashire.
Only son of the late John Horrocks Ain.sworth, Esq., of
Moss Bank, Lancashire (by Elizabeth, dau. of the late
John Shaw, Esq.), and nephew of the late Peter Ains-
worth, Esq., of Smithill's HaU ; b. 1839; s. his uncle
1870 ; m. 1866 Isabella Margaret, dau. of the late Rev.
John James Vaughan, Rector of Gotham, Notts. Edu-
cated at Eton and at Oh. Ch., Oxford ; is a Magistrate
for Lancashire, and Patron of 1 living, late Col. Duke of
Lancaster's Yeo. Cav. ; was High Sheriff of Northamp-
tonshire \SS2.— Smithill's Hall, Bolton; Winwick
Warren, Rugby ; Oxford and Cambridge Club, s.w.
Heiress Pres., his sister Emily.

AIRD, Sir John, Bart., formerly of Brandon
Park, Suffolk.— Cr. 1901.

Elder son of Sir John Aird, 1st Bart., by Sarah, who
d. 1909, dau. of the late Benjamin Smith, Esq., of
Lewisham, Kent; b. 1861; *. 1911; m. 1886 Alicia
Ellen, dau. of the late James Hall Renton, Esq. Sir
John Aird is a Magistrate for Suffolk, one of H.M.'s
Lieuts. for the City of London, and Major ret., late
Engineer and Railway Staff Corps, R.E., T.F.; has the
Grand Cordon of the Order of the Medjidie and the
Order of the Osmanieh, 2nd Class.— Carlton , and
Junior Carlton Clubs, s.w. ; 22, Eaton Square, s.w.
Heir, his son John Renton, M.C., Lieut. Grenadier Guanls

and Guards' M.G. Regt. ; educated at the R. Mil. Coll.,

Sandhurst ; b. 1898.

AIRD, Sir John, Knt.— Cr. 1917.

Thirteenth son of William Aird, Esq., of Ross-BJiirc,
whoif. 1885, by Margaret, who d, 1896, eldest dau. of

Esq., of




the late James Wilson, Esq. ; *. 1855 ; m. 1887 Eleanor
" Lawlor, 5tli dan. of the late James Archibald Johnstou,
Esq., of Toronto. Sir John Aird.who was cducatcil at
Toronto Model School, is Gen. Manager of the Canadian
Bank of Commerce.— 39, Madison Avenue, Toronto,'^
Canada; Toronto, York, and B. Canadian Yacht Clubs, i
Toronto; Bideau Club, Ottawa; Manitoba Club, Win-\
nipeg ; 2, Lombard Street, 'B.C.

AIREDALE, Lord (Albeet Ernest Kitson).
—Or. 1907.

Eldest son of James, 1st Lord, P.O., by his 1st wife ;
Emily, who d. 1873, 2nd dau. of the late Joseph Cliff,
Esq., of Wortley, near Leeds; b. 1863 ;s. 1911; m.
1890 Florence, elder dan. of the late Edward Schunck,
Esq., of Gledhow Wood, Leeds, and has 7 daus. Lord
Airedale, who was educated at Eugby and at Trinity
Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1886), is a Magistrate for the
N. Riding of Yorkshire.— GZcrf/iOK) Hall, near Leeds;
Reform, and National Liberal Clubs, s.w.; Bath }
Ciub, w. I

Heir Pres., his brother James OlifEord, i. 1864. 1

AIREDALE, Mart Laura, Lady. ;

Only dau. of Edward Fisher Smith, Esq., of The Priory, \
Dudley, who d. 1892, by Mary, who d. 1886, dau. of |
the late James Roberts, Esq., of Heath House, W. Brom- ,
wich ; m. 1881, as his 2nd wife, James, 1st Lord Aire-
dale, P.O., who d. 1911. — Stonier House, FetersHeld.

AIRLIE, Earl of (David Ltulph Gore Wol-
SELET Ogilvt, M.C.).— Cr. 1639.

Eldest son of David William Stanley, 8th Earl, by j
Lady Mabell Frances Elizabeth (a Lady of the Bed- !
chamber to H.M. Queen Mary), eldest dau. of Arthnr,
5th Earl of Arran ; b. 1893 ; s. 1900 ; m. 1917 Lady
Alexandra Marie Bridget Coke, younger dau. of
Thomas AVilliam, 3rd Earl of Leicester, G.C.V.O.,
C.M.G., and has a dau., Lady Victoria Jean Marjorie.
The Earl of Airlie, who was educated at Eton and at j
the E. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is Capt. 1 0th R. Hussars.—
Cortachy Castle, Kirriemuir, N.B.; Airlie Castle, Alyth,
N.B. ; Auchterhoiise, Forfarshire ; Tulchan Lodge, <
Glenisla, N.B.

Heir Pres., liis brother Bruce Arthur Ashley, M.C, Lieut.

and Acting Capt. Irish Guards ; late Lieut. 1 2th Lancers ;

educated at the E. MU. Coll., Sandhurst ; b. 1S96.

AIRLIE, Henrietta Blanche, Countess of.

Second dau. of Edward John, 2nd Lord Stanley of
Alderley, P.C., who d. 1869, by the Hon. Henrietta
Maria, who d. 1895, eldest dau. of Henry Augustus,
13th Viscount Dillon ; m. 1851 David Graham Drum-
mond, 7th Earl of Airlie, K.T., who d. l^%\.— Airlie
Castle, Alyth.

AITCHISON, the Rev. William, formerly of
Drum more, Haddingtonshire.
Only son of Lient.-Col. William Aitchison, late Scots
Guards, J. P. and D.L., of Drummore, who d. 1911, by
Alice Mary Jane, elder dau. of the late Thomas
William Chester Master, Esq., M.P., J.P. and D.L.,
of Cirencester Abbey and Knole Park, Gloucestershire ;
b. 1876 ; m. 1907 Anna Helen, 4th dau. of the late
James Stirling, Esq., of Garden, Stirlingshire. Mr.
Aitchison, who was educated at Winchester and at
Oriel Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1899, M.A. 1912),and admitted
a Member of the Scottish Faculty of Advocates 1902,
was Rector of Castle Douglas, Stewurtry of Kirkcud-
bright, 1907-10 ; appointed Vicar of Berry Pomeroy,
Devonshire, 1915.— Berry Pomeroy Vicarage, Totiies.
Devonshire; New Club, Edinburgh.

AITCHISON, William, Esq., of Glenkerry,
Eldest son of the late William Aitchison, Esq., of
Glenkerry, by Jane, dau. of the latclohu Oliver, Esq. ;
b. 1839 ; m. 1877 Mary, 2nd dau. of John Wilson, Esq.,
of Billholm, Dumfriesshire, and has issue * William,
b. 1878. Mr. Aitchison, who was educated at Edin.
burgh Univ., is a Magistrate for cos. Roxburgh and
Selkirk.— .BWery Hill, Hawick, N.B.

AITKEN, Sir Robert, Knt.— Cr. 1918.

Fourth son of John Aitken, Esq., of W. Linton, who d.
1913; b. 1863; m. 1894 Caroline Mary, dau. of the
late Theophilus Lobb, Esq., Public Works Department,
India. Sir Robert Aitken is Secretary and Treasurer
of the Bank of Bombay. — Kincllan, Malabar Hill,
Bombay, India ; Bycidla, and R. Bombay Yacht Clubs,

AITKEN. See Beaverbrook, Lord.
AKERS-DOUGLAS. See Chilston, Viscount.


Laura Abbie, dau. of Dr. D. J. Macgowan, of New
York and Shanghai ; m. 1875 Sir Chaloner Alabaster,
who was Vice-Consul at Shanghai 1869-73, Consul at
Hankow 1880-6 and at Canton 1886-91, and Consul-
Gen, there 1891-2, and who was cr. K.C.M.G. 1892,
and d. 1898. — Dilaram,, Sea Road, Boscombe, Bourne-


and the Eot/al Family.

See The Ki:


Beatrice Lyell, dau. of the late James Cox, Esq.; m.
1863 Sir Charles Umpherston Aitchison, C.I.E., Lieut-
Governor of the Punjab 1882-7, who was cr. K.C.S.I.
1881, and d. 1896.— Si. Christophers, Banbury Road,


Marion Louisa, eldest dau. of the late George Eagle,
Esq., of Eathfarnham, co. Dublin ; m. 1st 18— S. Orby
Carey, Esq., P.E.C.S.D., who d. 1877; 2ndly 1890, as
his 2nd wife, James Harvey Insole, Esq., of The Court,
Llandaff, Glamorganshire, a J.P. for Glamorganshire,
who d. 1901; 3rdly 1905 Lieut.-Col. William Andrew
Aitchison, late Major Welsh (69th) Eegt., of Dorman-
Bteads, Cumberland, who d. 1915.— 80, Brook Street, w.

ALBEIIARLE, Earl of (Arnold Allan Cecil
Keppel, K.C.V.O., C.B.).— Cr. 1695-6.

i Eldest son of William Coutts, 7th Earl, by Sophia
Mary, who d. 1917, 2nd dau. of the Hon. Sir Allan

; ISapier Macnab, 1st Bart, (ex/.) ; b. 1858 ; «. 1S94 ; m.
1 S8 1 Lady Gertrude Lucia, only child of Wilbraham,
1st and only Earl Egerton. The Earl of Albemarle is a
J.P. and D.L. for Norfolk, an Hon. Lieut.-Col. in the
Army, Hon. Col. 5th Batt. Norfolk Regt., and Patron
of 1 living; late Lieut.-Col. Reserve of Officers, Hon.
Col. 4th Batt. Norfolk Eegt., Brigadier-Gen. Comm.
Norfolk Vol. Infantry Brigade, V.D., and Col. P.W.O.
12th Middlesex (Civil Service) Vol. Batt. King's R.
Eifle Corps ; formerly Lieut.-Col. Comm. Infantry Batt.
City Imp. Vols, in S. Africa, and previously Lieut.
Scots Guards and Dorsetshire Militia ; was Staii'

! Officer for Vol. Services 1917-19, M.P. for Birken-
head 1892-4, and A.D.C. to H.M. King Edward VII.
1903-10, and has been to H.M. King George V. since

I 1910. — Quidcnham Park, Attleborotigh ; Eccles Hall,

I Norfolk; Guards', Marlborough, and Carlton Clubs,





Turf Cluh, w. ; B. Yacht Sqiiadron, Corns; 39,


son Walter Efjerton George Lucian, Viscount Bury,
M.CF.Ii.O.S., a Magistrate for Norfolk, Capt. ret., late Soots
Guards, Major Scots Guards. Special Reserve, atid a Corps
Machine Gun Officer M.G.C. ; late Lieut. Norfolk R.G.A.
Militia; elected a Mcmb-r of tlie London O.C. 1919: b.
1882 ; m. VM'J Lad,f Judith S.vdn?y Myee Wyau-Ciirringtoo.
4th dau. of Charles Robert, 1st Marquess of Lincolnshire, .
Iv.G., and has, with other issue, a sou. ' Derek William
Charles, 6. 1911.

ALBU, Sir George, Bart.— Cr. 1912.

Eldest son of Simon Albu, Esq., of Berlin, who (?. 1 911 ,
Ly Fanny, who d. 1912, 4th dau. of the late T. Stern-
berg, Esq., of BresUn; h. 1857 ; m. 1888 Gertrude Alice
Frederica, dau. of Max Eosendorff, Esq. Sir George j
Albu, who was educated in Berlin, is a partner in the i
firm of G. & L. Albu, and Chairman and Managing
Director in Johannesburg of the Gen. Mining and ^
Finance Corporation Ltd., of Johannesburg and Lon-
don; appointed Consul of Denmark at Johannes-
burg 1913. — Northwards, Johannesburg, Transvaal,
S. Africa ; Band Cluh, Johanncslmrg ; Kimherlcy Club,
KimberUy ; 6, Grosvenor Place, s.w.

Heir, his sou Walter George, educated at Harrow and at
Trinity Hall, Cambridge ; 6. 1892.

ALCAZAR, Sir Henry Albert, Knt., K.C.—
Cr. 1918.
Son of John Alcazar, Esq., of Port of Spain, who d.
1908, by Pauline Felicite, who d. 1906, dau. of the
late Capt. Durand de Beauval, of France ; b. 1860; m.
1903 Eva, dau of the late Andrew Edwin Stone, Esq.,
of Port of Spain. Sir Henry Alcazar, who was ,
educated at St Mary's Coll. and at London Univ., [
called to the Bar at Gray's Inn 1882 and appointed a :
Q.C. 1897, has been an Unofficial Member of the]
Legislative Council, Trinidad, since 1894, M.E.C. since !
1915 and Mayor of Port of Spain for 4 years.— 17, St. \
Vincent Street, and 9, Mary Street, Port of Spain, Trim- I
dad; B. Societies' Club, s.w. ; Trinidad Union Club, Port I
ofSpai,i. j

ALCOCK, Capt. Philip Clayton, of Wilton, co.

Eldest son of Capt. Philip Savage Alcock, 95th Regt.,
who d. 1886, by Katharine Annette, vrhod. 1909, dau.
of the late Richard Clayton Browne-Clayton, Esq., of
Adlington Hall, Lancashire, and of Carrigbyrue, co.
Wexford; /). 1861 ; s. his uncle. Col. Harry Alcock,
1893; m 1914 Kathleen, dau. of Thomas Robinson,
Esq., of Thurlow Park Road, Dulwich, and has 3 daus.
Capt. Alcock, who was Capt. Gloucestershire Regt., is
a J.P. and D.L, for co. Wexford, and was High Sheriff
1900.~Wilton Castle, Euniscorthy ; Kildare Street
Cluh, Dublin.

Ileir Pres., his brother Aitlmr Henry, b. 1873.

ALCOCK-BECK, William, Esq., of Tower
Bank, Lancashire.
Eldest son of the late William Towers, Esq., of Saw-
rey, Lancashire ; h. 1834. Educated at Rugby and at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1858) ; is a Magistrate
for Lancashire ; assumed the names of Alcock-Beck,
in 1 85.5, under the will of T. Alcock-Beck, Esq. — Tower
Bank, Sawrey, Ambleside.

of Lisnegar, co. Cork.

Esther Mary, only dau. of Col. William St. Leger
Alcock-Stawell, of Kilbrittain Castle, co. Cork, who d.
1905, by Charlotte Harriet Esther, who d. 1882, only
. dau. of the late Jonas Stawell, Esq., of Kilbrittain
Castle. Miss Alcook-Stawell-Riversdale, who s. her

brother AVilliam Thomas Jonas Alcock-Stawell-Rivers-
dale, Esq., of Kilbrittain Castle and Lisnegar, at
Lisnegar, 1907, and then, in compliance with the terms
of the will of the Right Rev. Ludlow, 3rd and last
Lord Riversdale, Bishop of Killaloe, assumed by royal
license the additional surname of Riversdale, is Lady
of the Manor of Rathcormac. — Lisnegar, Bathcormae,
CO. Cork.

of Kilbrittain Castle, co. Cork.
Caroline Fales, dau. of Dr. Thomas Gray, of Boston,
U.S.A. ; m. 1st 1882 John Beale Francis Davidge, Esq.,
of Washington, U.S.A., who d. 1885; 2ndly 1889
William Thomas Jonas Alcock-,Stawell-Riversdale,
Esq., of Kilbrittain Castle, and of Lisnegar, co. Cork, a
J.P. forco. Cork and Lord of the Manor of Rathcormac,
who d.s.p. 1907. — c/o Messrs.Franks ^f OuUon,Solicitors,
21, Lower Fit:williain Street, Dublin.

ALCORN, James Gunning, Esq., of Kilroe, co.
Gal way.
Son of the late James Alcorn, Esq. (by Mary, dau. of
the late James Gunning, Esq., of Kilroe), and nephew
of the late John Joseph Gunning, Esq., J.P. ; h. 185- ;
«. his uncle 1886; m. 1896 Marcella Agnes, dau. of the
late James H. Ryan, Esq., of Mace House, co. Gal-
way. Mr. Alcorn, who was educated at Queen's Coll.,
Galway, and called to the Bar at King's Inns, Dublin,
1879, is a J.P. for co. Galway (on the roll for High

^ Sheriff for 1^20).— Kilroe, near Dritmgaiffcn ; 24,
Corrig Avenue, Kingstown, Dublin.

ALDAM. See Warde-Aldam.

ALDENHAM, Lord (Alban George Henry
GiBBs).— Cr. 1896.

Eldest son of Henry Hucks, 1st Lord, by Louisa Anne,
who d. 1897, 3rd dau. of the late William Adams, Esq.,
LL.D., of Thorpe, Surrey; h. 1846 ; s. 1907 ; m. 1873
Bridget, who d. 1896, 7rh dau. of the late Right Hon.
Alexander James Beresford Beresford-Hope, M.P., of
Bedgebury Park, Kent. Lord Aldenham, who was
educated at Eton and at Ch. Ch., Oxford (B.A. 1870,
M.A. 1873), is one of H.M.'s Lients. for the City of
London and Patron of 2 livings, and was M.P. for the
City of London 1892-1906. — The Manor House, Clifton
Hampden, Abingdon ; Aldenham House, near Elstrce ;
Carlton,and Travellers' Glubs,s.yf.; Constitutional Cluh,
w.c. ; City Carlton Club, e.g. ; 37, Portland Place, w.
Heir, his son Gerald Henry Beresford, educated at Eton
and at Oh. Oh., Oxford (B.A. 1901) : b. 1871 ; m. 1905 Lillie
Caroline, eldest dan. of the Eev. William Thomas Houlds-

ALDERNEY, Viscount. See Medina, Earl of.

ALDERSET, Hogh, Esq., of Aldersey, and
Spurstow, ChesMre.
Elder son of Thomas Aldersey, Esq., of Aldersey
Hall and Spurstow, who d. 1899, by Rose Sidney, who
d. 1887, 2nd dau. of the late Rev. George Becher
Blomfield, Canon of Chester, of Mollington, Cheshire ;
h. 1858; m. 1888 Evelyn, 7th dau. of the late Rev.
Francis Coulman Royds, Hon. Canon of Chester,
Rector of Coddington, Cheshire, and has had, with
other issue, Hugh (eldest son), Capt. Cheshire Yeo. ;
b. 1888, and killed in action 191S ; and * Ralph (only
surviving son), Capt. 3rd Batt. Cheshire Regt. ; educated
at Radley ; b. 1890. Mr. Aldersey, who was educated
at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B..4. 1881),
is a Magistrate for Cheshire, and Lord of the Manors
of Aldersey and Handley. — Aldersey Hall, Chester;
The Crooke, Aldersey, Cheshire.





ALDERSON, Lient.-Gen. Sir Edwin Alfred
Hebvet, K.C.B.— Cr. 1916.
Only son of the late Col. Edward Mott Alderson, of
Poyle House, Ipswich ; b. 1859 ; m. 1886 Alice Mary,
2nd dau. of the late Rev. Oswald Pattisson Sergeant,
M.A., Vicar of Chesterton, Oxfordshire. Sir Edwin
Alderson is a Lieut.-Gen. late E. W. Kent Regt., an
Officer of the Legion of Honour and the Author of
"With the Mounted Infantry and the Mashonaland
Field Force", &c. ; was D.A.A.G. and Comm.
Mounted Infantry at Aldershot 1897-9; in command
of Mounted Infantry Brigades in S. Africa 1899-1902 ;
A.D.C. to T.M. Queen Victoria and King Edward VII.
1900-6; Inspector-Gen. of Mounted Infantry in S.
Africa 1902-3 ; in command of the 2nd Infantry
Brigade at Aldershot 1903-7, of the 6th Div.. S. Army
in India, 1908-12, of the 1st Canadian Div. 1914, and
subsequently of the Canadian Army Corps, and temp.
Inspector of Infantry 1916-18. — Naval and Military
Club, w. ; Marlborough Club, s.w. ; R. Norfolk and
Suffolk Yacht Club, Lowestoft; R. Canoe Club, Trowlock

ALDOUS, Hugh Graham, Esq., formerly of
Kelsale Hall, SafiPolk.
Third son of James Robert Aldous. Esq., of Marquess
Eoad, London, who d. 1876, by Rebecca Susannah
Crawte, who d. 1913, dau. of the late Edward Thomas
Scoones, Esq., of Barming, Kent; 6. 1859; m. 1898
Catherine May Inez, only dau. of the late Col. Richard
Henry Travers, of Timoleague, co. Cork, and has, with
other issue, a son, James Robert Travers, M.C., Lieut.
E.E. ; educated at Cheltenham Coll. and at the R. Mil.
Academy, Woolwich ; J. 1898. Mr. Aldous, who was
educated at Sherborne School and at the E. School
of Mines, S. Kensington, is a Magistrate for Suffolk. —
Union Club, s.w.

ALDWORTH, Major John Charles Oliver,
of Newmarket Court, co. Cork.
Elder son of Charles Oliver Aldworth, Esq., of Poula-
curra, and Ballybrack, co. Cork, who d. 1896, by Sarah
William, dau. of the late William Crooke Ronayne,
Esq., of Cork, and widow of Robert James Martin,
Esq., of Dublin; b. 1869; s. his cousin Robert Aid-
worth, Esq., J.P., 1907 ; m. 1901 Lena Stephanie Cecil
(whom see), elder dau. and co-heiress of the late John
Stephen Collins, Esq., J.P., of Ardnalee, co. Cork, and
has, with other issue, a son, * John Richard St. Leger,
b. 1914. Major Aldworth, who was formerly Lieut.
3rd Batt. King's Shropshire L.I., and temp. Major 1st
Garrison Batt. E. Irish Rifles, is Capt. and Hon. Major
late 9th Batt. King's R. Rifle Corps, and Lord of the
Manor of Newmarket, and was High Sheriff of co. Cork
1912.— Newmarket Court, co. Cork.

ALDWORTH, Mrs., of Ardnalee, co. Cork.
Lena Stephanie Cecil, elder dau. and co-heiress of John
Stephen Collins, Esq., J.P., of Ardnalee, who d. 1906,
by Henrietta Cecil, who d. 1914, dau. of the late Henry
William Wray, Esq., and grand-dau. of the late John
James Wray, Esq., of Castle Wray, co. Donegal ; m.
1901 Major John Charles Oliver Aldworth, of New-
market Court, CO. Cork (whom see). — Newmarket Court,
CO. Cork.

ALDWORTH, Mrs., of Glonncaume, co. Cork.
Olivia Catharine, 2nd dau. of the late Rev. James
Morton, Rector of Clonfert, co. Cork; m. 1st 1848
George Wood, Esq., of Edgehill, Liverpool, who d.
1849; 2ndly 1852 Col. Robert Aldworth, of Glonn-
caume and Meenkeragh, co. Cork, who was a J.P. for
CO. Cork, formerly Capt. 94th Foot, and Col. ret. N.

Cork Rifle Militia, and who d. 1899, leaving, with
other issue, * St. Leger Boyle, of Meenkeragli (whotii
see). — Claremoni, Dorking.

ALDWORTH, St. Legee Boyle, Esq., of
Meenkeragh, co. Cork.
Third and eldest surviving son of Col. Robert Aid-
worth, of Glouncaume, co. Cork, and Meenkeragh, who
d. 1899, by Olivia Catharine, 2nd dau. of the late Rev.
James Morton, Rector of Clonfert, co. Cork, and widow
of George Wood, Esq. ; b. 1863 ; m. 1892 Ma Shwe-
Hmain, dau. of U. Talok, of Sandoway, Burma, and has, '
with other issue, a son, * Richard Montague Morton,
b. 1900. Mr. Aldworth was formerly a Dist. Super-
iutendent of Police and Magistrate in Burma. —
Residence : Ripon Lodge, Bath Eoad. Reading ; East
India United Service, and Sports' Clubs, s.w.

ALEXANDER, Sir Lionel Cecil William,
Bart., D.S.O.— Cr. 1809.
Only son of Sir William Ferdinand Alexander, Sth
Bart., of Cruisetown, co. Meath, by Edith (who m.
2ndly 1897 theEev. Frederick William Thurlow, M.A.),
2nd dau. ofthe late George Frederick Heriot La Fargue,
Esq.; b. 1885; «. 1896; ?n. 1908 Noorouz Weston,
eldest dau. of Sir Ernest Cable. Sir Lionel Alexander,
who was formerly Lieut. Grenadier Guards, is Major
23rd (Co. of London) Batt. London Eegt. ; has the
French Croix de Guerre. — Guards' Club, s.w.
Heir, his son Desmond William Lionel, b. 1910.

ALEXANDER, Mary Kathleen, Lady.
Dau. of the Rev. John Draper ; m. 1877 as 2nd wife Sir
John Wallis Alexander, 4th Bart., who d.s.p. 1888.

ALEXANDER, Sir. Cladd, Bart., of BaUoch.
myle, Ayrshire. — Cr. 1886.
Only son of Sir Claud Alexander, 1st Bart., by
Eliza, only dau. of the late Alexander Speirs, Esq.,
of Elderslie, N.B.; b. 1867; s. 1899; m. 1st 1889
Lady Diana Montgomerie (whom he div. 1894, and
who d. 1914, having m. 2ndly 1894 Harold Kenneth
Allison, Esq.), youngest dau. of Archibald William,
14th Earl of Eglinton and 6th Earl of Winton; 2ndly
1896 Rachel Belasyse, youngest dau. of the late Rev.
Henry Holden, D.D., Eector of S. Luffenham. Sir
Claud Alexander, who was educated at Eton and at
New CoU., Oxford (B.A. 1889), is a Magistrate for
Ayrshire; late Lieut. 3rd Batt. R. Scots Fusiliers. —
Fat/ Gate Wood, Sussex; Ballochmyle, Maiichline, N.B.
Heir, his son Wilfred Archibald, 6. 1892.

ALEXANDER, Florence, Lady.

Dau. of Edward Theleur, Esq.; m. 1882 Sir George
Alexander. LL.D., an Actor, Manager of St. James's
Theatre, and a J.P. for co. liOndon, who was a Member
ofthe London

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