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nagarde, and Ruleighs-
town, CO. Limerick, who d. 1869, by Lady Georgian a
Ellen, who d. 1887, 6th dau. of Henry Stanley, 1st and
only Earl of Rathdowne ; b. 1853; s. his brother
Frederick Edward Albert Croker, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
1900; m. 1882 Mary, youngest dau. of the late Ven.
Charles Hare, Archdeacon of Limerick. Mr. Croker
is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Limerick, and was formerly
an Auditor of the Local Government Board of Ire'and.
— Ballynagarde, near Limerick. Residence : Black-
water, Limerick.

V, of



M.V.O.).— Cr. 1901.

Eldest son of Evelyn, 1st Earl, G.C.B., G.C.M.G.,
K.C.S.L, CLE., P.C, O.M., and elder son of his
1st wife Ethel, who d. 1898, 2nd dau. of Sir Rowland
Stanley Errington, Uth Bart, (ext.) ; b. 1877 ; s. 1917 ;
m. 1908 Lady Ruby Florence Mary Elliot, a Lady of
Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, 2nd dau.
of Gilbert John, 4th Earl of Minto. The Earl of
Cromer, who was educated at Eton, is Lieut. Grenadier
Guards, Special Reserve; entered the Diplomatic Ser-
vice 1900 and was appointed a 3rd Secretary 1902, a
2nd Secretary 1906, and a Clerk in the Foreign Office
1906 ; was Private Secretary to successive Permanent
Under-Secretaries of Slate for Foreign Affairs 1907-1 1
and A.D.C. to the Governor-Gen. of India 1915-16;
appointed an Equerry in Ordinary and Assistant
Private Secretary to H.M. King George V. 1916 ; has
the Legion of Honour and the Russian Order of St.
Anne, 2nd Class. — Brooks's, and Guards' Clubs, s.w.;
Turf Club, w. ; 31, Lancaster Gate, Hyde Park, w.
Heir, bis ton George Rowland Stanley, Viscount Brrington,



CROMER, Katherine Georgina Louisa,
Countess of.
Second dau. of John Alexander, 4th Marquis of Bath,
who d. 1896, by the Hon. Frances Isabella Catherine,
who d. 1915, eldest dau. of Thomas, Brd Viscount de
Vesci ; »j. 1901, as his 2nd wife, Evelyn, 1st Earl of
Cromer, G.C.B., G.C.M.G., K.C.S.L, CLE., P.C,
O.M., who d. 1917.— 4, Loudoun Boad, N.w.



Londonderry. See



CROKER, "William Henry Aubin
Beaufield, co. Wexford.

Eldest son of Henry Braddell Croker, Esq., J.P., of |

Beaufield, Capt 57th Regt., who «! 1880, by Mary | qj^qj^jjjj f Cromoi

Anne, who d. 1909, dau. of the late Col. Vicq ; *. 1852 ; ^„„i„L

m. 1879 Frances Augustine Pinon du Clos de Valmer, j Montagu.

who d. 1912, eldest dau. of the late Vicomte Pinon du | r,,-r,x -i-vr

Clos de Valmer. Mr. Croker is an Hon. Capt. in the j CROMMELEN. See De la Cherois-Crommelin.

Army and a Capt. and Hon. Major ret. late 4th Batt.

E. Dublin Fusiliers, and was formerly Capt. 3rd and 4th

Batts. Worcestershire Eegt. — Beaufield, Newtownbarn/,

CO. Wexford.



CROMARTIE, CoQntess of (Sibell Lilian
Blunt-Mackenzie). — Cr. 1861.

Elder dau. of Francis (Mackenzie), 2nd Earl, who d.
1893, by the Hon. Lilian Janet (who j«. 2ndly 1895
Reginald Frederick Cazenove, Esq., late Lieut. The
Carabiniers, who d. 1905), 3rd dau. of Godfrey William
Wentworth, 4th Lord Macdonald ; m. 1899 Major
Edward Walter Blunt, Reserve of Officers, lateR.H.A.,
a J.P. and D.L. for cos. Ross and Cromarty, formerly
of Adderbury Manor, Oxfordshire, who assumed the
additional surname of Mackenzie by authority of the
Lyon King of Arms 1905. The Countess of Cromartie
was declared by Gazette, March 1895, to hold the
honours in as full and ample manner as her late
father. — Tarbat House, Kildary, Boss-shire ; Castle
Lead, Strathpeffer, N.B.



CROMBIE, James Forbes, Esq., formerly of
Danestone, Aberdeenshire.

Eldest son of John Crombie, Esq., of Danestone, who
d. 1898, by Annie, who(i. 1893, dau. of the late George
Thompson, Esq., of Pitmedden and Eainniesliill,
Aberdeensliire ; b. 1866; m. 1894 Charlotte Evans,
dau. of Arthur Dixon, Esq., and has, with 2 daus., a
son, John Harvey Forbes, Sub-Lieut. K.N. ; educated
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CROMPTON, Andrews, Esq., of Little Lever,
Lancashire.
Elder son of John William Crompton, Esq., J.P., of
Little Lever, and Rivington Hall, Lancashire, who d.
1905, by Margaret Evelyn, dau. of the late Andrew
Leighton, Esq. ; b. 1869; m. 1907 Teresa Richardson,
dau. of the late William Richardson Moss, Esq., of
The Oaks, Upton, Chester, and has, with other issue,
a son, *John William Richardson, b. 1908. Mr.
Crompton is a Magistrate for Lancashire. — Residence :
The Oaks, Upton, Chester.

CROMPTON, Robert Stansfield, Esq., of
■ Azerley Chase, Yorkshire.
Third son of Col. Joshua S. Crompton, of Azerley Chase,
who d. 1881, by Mary, who d. 1867, youngest dau.
of the late Claud Alexander, Esq., of Ballochmvle,
Ayrshire; b. 1839. Entered the R.N. 1853, and is a
J.P. for the N. Riding of Yorkshire — Azerley Chase,
Bipon.

CROMPTON.ROBERTS, Charles Montagu,
Esq., of Drybridge, Monmouthshire.
Second son of Charles Henry Crompton-Roberts, Esq.,
of Drybridge, whorf. 1891, by Mary, whorf. 1912, only
dau. of the late Roger Crompton, Esq., of Kearslev, Lan-
cashire ; b. I860 ; m. 1896 Winifred Eyre. M.B.E.', eldest
dau. of SirWalpole Lloyd Greenwell, 1st Bart., of Green-
well, CO. Durham, and of Marden Park, Surrey, and has 3
dauB. Mr. C. M. Crompton-Roberts, who was educated
at Eton, is a J.P. and D.L. for Monmouthshire (High



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Sheriff 1897), and was temp. Major (previously Major CEOOKE, ThOMAS Evans BeamisH, Esq., of Old
and Hon. Lieut. -Col.) E. Monmouthshire R.E., Special I Town CO Cork =4-)"^""*



Reserve, 1915-18. — Dryhridge, Monmouth; Conserva-
ttve, and Wellington Clubs, s.w. ; 52, Mount Street, w.



Only surviving son of Warren Gillman Crooke, Esq ,
of Old Town, March, -who d. 1888, by Elizabeth Poole,
2nd dau. of Sampson Beamish, Esq., of Kilmalooda,
CO. Cork; A. 1871. Mr. Crooke was educated at The
Abbey, Tipperai-y, and at Trinity Coll., Dublin, and is a
J.P. for CO. Cork.— OW Tuwti, near Coachford, co. Cork.



CROMPTON-STANSFIELD, Miss, of Brox-

holme, Yorkshire ; and of Matcham Park,

Hampshire.

Mary Evelyn Maud, eldest dau. of Major-Gen. William ' /,o/-^,^t^t-.

Henry Crompton, J.P., of Esholt Hall, Yorkshire, who IvKUOKE, of Darsham. See Parry-Crooke.
assumed the additional surname of Stansfield by royal ,

license in 1872, and d. 1888, by Frances Elizabeth, ' pTjomri? T AiirT-coo a- txt -n

othdau. ofthelate JohnDalton,Esq.,of FiUingham ^^"^^^-^i^^^^^- ^'^ WaeREN RoLAND,



Castle, Lincolnshire, and of Sleningford Park, York-
shire. Miss Crompton-Stansfield is Patron of Esholt.
— Broxhobne, Scarborough ; Matcham Pari; Ringu-ood,
Hampshire.

CROMPTON-STANSFIELD, Miss, of Buck-|
den House, Yorkshire. I

Elizabeth Alexandra, 2nd dau. of Major-Gen. William {
Henry Crompton, J.P., of Esholt Hall, Y'orkshire, who
assumed the additional sui-name of Stansfield by royal
license in 1872 and d. 1888, by Frances Elizabeth, oth j
dau. of the late John Dalton, Esq., of FiUingham Castle,
Lincolnshire, and of Sleningford Park, Yorkshire. — |
Bvxskden House, Skipton-iii-Craven, Yorkshire; Poulshot
Cottage, Devizes, Wiltshire.



CRONIN-GOLTSMANN, Daniel John, Esq.,
of Glen Flesk Castle, co. Kerry.
Eldest son of Daniel Cronin-Coltsmann, Esq., of Glen
Flesk Castle, who d. 1894, by Helena, youngest
dau. of the late John Lyons, Esq., of Saunders' '
Park, CO. Cork ; A. 1855; m. 1st 1879 Mary Margaret, j
who d. 1895, only child of the late John Nicholas I
Murphy, Esq., of Clifton, co. Cork ; 2ndly 1896 Lissa j
Margaret Mary, only dau. of Kinard Baghot De la i
Bere, Esq., formerly of Burbage Hall, Leicestershire,
and has had, with 2 dans., an only son, Daniel Francis,
b. 1885; m. 1912 Edith Lord, dau. of the late Capt.
Lord Rodgett, of Preston, Lancashire, and d. 1917,
leaving, with a diiu., a sou, * Terence, b. 1915. Mr.

Cronin-Coltsmann is a Magistrate for co. Cork and a j CROOKS, the Right Hon. WlLLIAM
J.P. and D.L. for co. Kerry (High Sheriff 1899).- ~ ' "~ - - -

Residence : Aubrey Lawns, Keyhaven, Lyinington
Union Club, s.w.



Knt., C.B., C.I.E., C.B.E.— Cr. 1910.

Son of the late Warren Crooke, Esq., M.D., of Sunny-
side, Macroom, co. Cork; A. 1863; w. 1894 Emily
Anne, O.B.E., only dau. of the late C. F. Lawless,
Esq., of Kilcrone, co. Cork. Sir Warren Crooke.
Lawless, who has assumed the additional surname of
Lawless, is M.D. and M.Ch. R. Univ. of Ireland 1884,
a Surgeon Lieut.-Col. ret., late Coldstream Guards, a
D.L. for CO. Cork and a Knight of Grace of the Order
of St. John of Jerusalem ; was Surgeon to the Viceroy
of India (Earl Minto) 1905'10.~Kilcrone, Cloyae, co.
Cork : Guards' Club, s.w. ; Albemarle Club, w.

CROOKES, the Rev. John Willum, of
Scattington Manor, Kent.
Second son of John Farrar Crookes, Esq., J.P., who d.
189-, by Elizabeth Ann, dau. of the late James Blax-
land, Esq. ; b. 1856 ; m. 1881 Mary Jane, only child of
the late Thomas Henry Davis, Esq., J.P., of Hayston
Hall, Pembrokeshire, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Thomas Henry John, b. 1882; m. 1917 Phyllis
Eleanor, youngest dau. of the late Philip Parry, Esq.
Mr. Crookes, who was educated at Harrow and at
St. John's Coll., Cambridge, and was formerly Lieut.
Kent Art. Militia and 41st Foot, is a Magistrate for
Pembrokeshire and for Kent, and was Re.;tor of
Otterdt-n, Kent, 1909-12, a Licensed Preacher in the
diocese of Chichester 1912-15 and Vicar of Wingham,
Kent, 1915-16; appointed Vicar of Borden, Kent,
1915. — Borden Vicarage, Sittingbourne, Kent.



CRONSHAW, Jambs, Esq., of The Firs,
Cheadle, Cheshire
Eldest son of William Cronshaw, Esq., of The Firs,
who d. 1884, by Alice, who d. 1880, only dau. of the late
Geoffrey Lang, Esq., of Accrington, Lancashire ; b.
1834; m. 1860 Mary, 2nd dau. of the late Benjamin
Watkinson, Esq., of Chapel-eu-le-Frith, Derbyshire,
and has, with other issue, a son, *William Schofield,
educated at Southport, Lancashire ; b. 1866. Mr.
Cronshaw was educated at Manchester Grammar School.
ul^h^stj' ^*"^''' ^^"^""^ Constitutional Club, [ nROOKSH ANK, I^nnAR Makph



Second son of George Crooks, of Poplar, E., who d. 1863,
by Caroline, who d. 1898, dau. of the late George Coates,
of Eastbourne; b. 1852; m. 1st 1871 Matilda, who d.
1892, dau. of the late Thomas South, of Hull ; 2ndly
1893 Elizabeth Coulter, dau. of the late John Lake, of
Hasfield, Gloucestershire. Mr Crooks, who was edu-
cated at George Green School and at Poplar Poor Law
School, is a Cooper ; was a Member of the London C.C.
1889-1910; a Member of the Metropolitan Asylums
Board 1898-1909 ; Chairman of the Poplar Board of
Guardians 1898-1906 and Mayor of Poplar 1901 ; sat
as M.P. for Woolwich 1903-Jan. 1910 and Dec. 1910-
1918, and has sat for E. Woolwich since 1918.— 81,
Gough Street, Poplar, e.



CROOK, John Biggs Howard, Esq., of Con- 1
ford Park, Hampshire.

Eldest son of Joseph Crook, Esq., of Oakfield, Lan- •
cashire, a J.P. for Lancashire, and M.P. for Bolton i
1852-61, who d. 1884, by Mary, who d. 1909, dau. of I
the late Thomas Biggs, Esq. ; b. 1857 ; m. 1893 Florence j
Cecilia, 5th dau. of Henry Keep, Esq., and has, with I
a dau., a son, *Joseph Alan, M.C., Major R.A.F. ; 4. \
1897. Mr. Crook was educated at New Coll., Oxford
(B.A. 1879, M.A. \.i%Z).— Conford Park, Liphook,
Hampshire. i



. , of Saint
Hill, Sussex.

Youngest son of the late Capt. Chichester Crook-
shank, 51st Foot, by Helen, who d. 1901, dau. of the
late H. Bilton, Esq., of Hobart; b. 1858; m. 1885
Harriet, only child of the late Thomas Colfoi, Esq.,
J.P., of Rax House, Dorsetshire, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Arthur Chichester, Capt. R.F.A. ; edu-
cated at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich ; b. 1889 ;
m. 1917 Dorothea, younger dau. of the late Rev.
Charles Oldfield, M.A., Rector of St. Peter's, Stamford,
and Canon of Lincoln, and has a dau. Mr. Crookshank
is a J.P. for Sussex. — Saint Hill, East Grinstead,
Sussex.

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CROOM, Sir John Hallidat, Knt.— Cr. 1902. ]

Eldest son of the Inte Rev. David Croom, of Edinburgh, |
by Janet, dau. of the late John Halliday, Esq., of San-
quhar ; 4. 1847; m. 1874 Anna Isabella, dau. of
Daniel Walker, Esq., of Broughty Ferry. Sir John
Croom, who was educated at the K. High School and
Univ. of Edinburgh (M.B. 1868, M.D. 1882, F.E.C.P.
1880, Hon. M.D. Dublin 1912), is Professor of Mid-
wifery in Edinburgh Univ., and was formerly President
of the E. Coll. of Surgeons, Edinburgh. — 25, Charlotte
Square, Edinburgh ; R. Societies' Club, s.w.

CROOME, Mrs. James Capel, of Bagendon
House, Gloucestershire.
Elizabeth, only dau. of John J.ameson, Esq., J.P., oi
Moorhouse, Westmorland; m. 1865 James Capel
Croome, Esq., of Bagendon House, a J.P. for Glou-
cestershire, who d. 1886. — Bagendon House, Cirencester.



who d. 1862, 2nd dau. of the late William Alexandet
Brown, Esq., of Liverpool; m. 1875 Pierce Crosbie,
Esq., a J.P. for co. Donegal, and formerly Lieut. R.
Fusiliers, who d. 1907, leaving, with other issue, a son,
•Walter McClellan, D.S.O., Major R. Munster Fusiliers,
and Acting Lieut.-Col. Coram. 15th (Service) Batt.
B. Irish Rifles; b. 1878; m. 1909 Honor Alice, 3rd
dau. of the late Very Rev. Lucius Henry O'Brien,
M.A., Dean of Limerick, and has a dau., Honor
Mary. — Greencastle, Moville, co. Donegal.

CROSBIE. See Hernes-Crosbie, and Talbot- Crosbut.

CROSFIELD, Sir Arthur Henry, Bart.—
Cr. 1915.

Eldest son of the late John Crosfield, Esq., of Walton
Lea, Warrington, Lancashire ; b. 1865 ; in. 1907
Domini, eldest dau. of Elie M. EUiadi, Esq., of
Soulhport and S.myrna. Sir Arthur Crosfield was
formerly head of the firm of Joseph Crosfield & Sons
Ltd., Manufacturers, of Bank Quay, Warrington, and
M.P. for Warrington 1906-Dec. 1910.— 41, West
Hill, Highgate, N.



CROPPER, Chaeles James, Esq., of Eller-

green, Westmorlaud. i

Eldest son of James Cropper, Esq., of EUergreen, who

d. 1900, by Fanny, dau. of the late John Wakefield,

Esq., of Sedgwick, Westmorland; b. 1852; m. 1876

^^Z^^^ inuttd! G"c.M^.,la,\"n^ CROSLAND, of Burbage House. See Bichards.

has, with other issue, a son, *James Winstanley, a

Magistrate for Westmorland, and Major T.F. Reserve, CROSLEY, Lady.

late Westmorland and Cumberland Yeo. ; j?ducated at Helen, dau. of the late James Wright, Esq. ; m, 1st



Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1901);
b. 1879; m. 1910 Marjorie Constance, 2nd dau. of
Lieut.-Col. Josceline FitzRoy Bagot, J.P. and D.L.,
of Levens HaU, Westmorland, who was designated
a Bart. 1913, and d. 1913, and has, with other issue,
a son, 'Anthony Charles, b. 1912. Mr. Cropper, who
was educated at Rugby and at Trinity Coll., Cam-
bridge (B.A. 1876), is a J.P. and D.L. for West-
morland and was High Sheriff 19Qb.— EUergreen,
Kendal ; Brooks's Club, s.w.

CROSBIE, Sir "William Edward Douglas,
Bart., of Maryborough, Queen's Co. —
Cr. 1630.

Eldest son of Sir William Richard Crosbie, 7th Bart.,
by Catharine, who d. 1882, only dau. of the late
Rev. Samuel Madden, of Kilkenny, and niece of Sir
William Gordon Gordon-Cumming, 2nd Bart. ; b. 1855 ;
«. 1877 ; m. 1893 Georgina Mary, youngest dau. of the
late Thomas Edward Milles Marsh, Esq., and has a
dau., Marjorie Kathleen Crosbie. Sir William Crosbie
was formerly Lieut. Bedfordshire Militia.

CROSBIE, James Datrolles, Esq., C.M.G.,
D.S.O., of Ballyheigue Castle, co. Kerry.

Second and only surviving son of Col. James Crosbie,
of Ballyheigue Castle, who d. 1897, by Rosa,5th dau. of
Sir John Lister Lister-Kaye, 2nd Bart., of Denby
Grange; Yorkshire ; b. 1865; m. 1894 Maria Caroline,
dau. of the late Major James Leith, V.C, R. Scots
Greys, and has a dao., Oonah Mary. Mr. Crosbie,
who was educated at Harrow, and was formerly
Lieut. R. Welsh Fusiliers, is a J.P. and D.L. for co.
Kerry (High Sheriff 1894), temp. Lieut.-Col. Gen.
List, 'late Comm. a Home Service Batt. Queen's B.W.
Surrey Regt., previously temp. Lieut.-Col. Comm.
11th (Service) Batt. Lancashire Fusiliers, and Lord
of the Manor of Ballyheigue. — Ballyheigue Castle,
Ballyheigue, co. Kerry; Naval and Military, and
Junior Constitutional Clubs, w. ; Carlton Club, s.w. ;
Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

CROSBIE, Mrs., of Greencastle, co. Donegal.

Elizabeth, 2nd dau. of the Rev. Thomas McClellan, of
Greencastle, who d. 1896, by his Ist wife Mary Ann,
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1878 as 2nd wife Sir Charles Decimus Crosley, Sheriff
of London and Middlesex 1856, who was cr. Knt.
1855 and d. 1882 ; 2ndly 1901 Edward Hanson, Esq.,
who d. 1912. — 17, Kensington Court, w.

CROSS, Viscount (Richard Assheton Cross).
— Cr. 1886.

Only son of the Hon. William Henry Cross, M.P., who
d.v.p. 1892, by Mary, younger dau. of the late William
Lewthwaite, Esq., of Broadgate, Cumberland ; b. 1882 ;
s. his grandfather Richard Assheton, 1st Viscount,
G.C.B., G.C.S.I., P.O., 1914; m. 1918 Maud Evelyn
Inigo, youngest dau. of the late Major-Gen. Inigo
Richmund Jones, C.B., C.V.O., formerly Scots Guards,
of Kelston Park, Somerset, and has a dau., Idonea
Mary Ellice. Viscount Cross, who was educated at
Eton and at Univ. Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1904, M.A.
1908), entered the Civil Service 1906.— £cc/e Biggs,
Broughton-in-Furness, Lancashire; Carlton Club, s.w. ;
Bath Club, w. ; 22, Chester Street, s.w.; Treasury
Chambers, Whitehall, s.w.

Heir Pres., his uncle John Edward (3rd son of the 1st
Viscount, by Georgiana, C.I., who d. I3U7, 3rd dau. of the
late Thomas Lyon, E8q.,of Appleton Hall, Cheshire), a J.P.
for Cheshire ; educated at Wellin^n Coll. and at Fern-
broke Coll., Cambridge; b. 1868; m. 1st 1889 Katherine
Ellen, who d. 1891, 2nd dau. of the late Rev. Francis
Baden Cope, formerly Vicar of N. Malverp, Worcestershire,
and Rural Dean; 2ndly 1895 Sophy Katherine Mary,
youneer dau. of the late Henry Robertson Sacdbach, Esq.,
J, P. and D.L., of Hafodunos, Denbighshire, and has 3 daue.

CROSS, Sir William Coats, Bart.— Cr. 1912.

Eldest son of Sir Alexander Cross, 1st Bart., by his
1st wife Jessie Mackenzie, who d. 1901, 2nd dau. of
the late Sir Peter Coats, of Auchendrane, Aj-rshire ; b.
1877 ; s. 1914. Sir William Cross, who was educated
at Rugby and in Germany, is a Director of Alexander
Cross and Sons Ltd., of the Camelon Chemical Co.,
of the Highland Agricultural Co., of the Cross Ferti-
lizer Co., Canada, and of the Scottish Canadian Invest-
ment Co., Canada, and Major and Hon. Lieut.-Col.
Territorial Force Reserve, late Major (temp. Lieut.-Col.
1914-16) Q.O. Royal Glasgow Yeo.— Marckwoodbank,
Beaitock, Dumfriesshire ; 14, Woodlands Terrace,
Glasgow ; Cavalry Club, w. ; Caledonian United
Service Club, EdiiSjurgh ; Western Club, Glasgow ; B.



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CROSS, Lady.

Agnes Jane, joungest dau. of the late James Gray
Laurie, Esq., of Glasgow; m. 1908, as his 2nd i '"
Sir Alexander Cross, 1st Bart., M.P., who d. 1914.—
Greenwood Hall, Moffat, Dumfriesshire.

CROSS, Carlton, Esq., of Crooke Hall,
Lancashire ; and of Wyke Hall, Dorset-
shire.
Eldest son of John Kynaston Cross, Esq., M.P., J.P.,
formerly Under-Secretary of State for India, who rf. 1 88 7,
by Emily Jane, who (?. 1911, dau. of the late James
Carlton, Esq. ; h. 1859 ; m. 1886 Emily, 3rd dau. of the
late Richard Holt Briscoe, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Old
Caynton Manor, Shropshire, and has, with other issue,
a son, * John Kynaston Carlton, Capt. h.p. Lancashire
Fusiliers; educated at Eton and at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Sandhurst; b. 1889; m. 1917 Constance Mary, elder
dau. of Col. Charles Perceval Lynden Lynden-Bell,
formerly 6th Batt. Middlesex Regt., previously Capt.
E. Surrey Regt., of Silchester, near Reading. Mr.
Cross, who was educated at Rugby and at New Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1882, M.A. 1887), is a J.P. for Dorset-
shire and for Lancashire, and was formerly Lieut.
Lancashire Hussars Imp. Yeo. — Wyke Hall, GiUingham,
Dorsetshire ; Boodle's Club, s.w.

CROSS, James Leslie, Esq., of Catthorpe
Towers, Leicestershire.
Eldest son of James Percival Cross, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Catthorpe Towers, who d. 1906, by Ada Mary
(who m. 2ndly 1 909 Thomas Henry Fair, Esq.), 2nd dau.
of the late John Hick, Esq., M.P., J.P. and D.L., of
Mytton Hall, Lancashire, and of Woodlands, Isle of
Man ; b. 1875 ; m. 1909 Joan Ainsworth, 3rd dau. of
Samuel Arthur Peto, Esq., Goodneston Park, Kent,
and has a son, * James Roger, b. 1917. Mr. Cross,
who was educated at Eton, and was formerly Lieut.
3rd Batt. E. Lancashire Regt., is a Magistrate for
Leicestershire (was on the roll for High Sheriff for
1918), Capt. R.G.A., Territorial Force, late Cheshire
Yeo., Lord of the Manor of Catthorpe, and Patron of
1 liYing.— Catthorpe Towers, near Rugby; Boodle's
Club, s.w.

CROSS, Miss, of Red Scar, Lancashire.

Katherine May, elder dau. of William Cross, Esq., of
Red Scar, who d. 1916, by his Ist wife Marianne, who
d. 1899, dau. of the late Charles Murray Adamson,
Esq., of North Jesmond, Northumberland. — Red Scar,
Preston, Lancashire.

CROSS. See Innes.

CROSSE, Miss, of Shaw Hill, Lancashire.

Kathleen Mary, elder dau. of Col. Thomas Richard
Crosse, of Shaw Hill, who d. 1897, by Lady Mary,
vihod. 1903, eldest dau. of Charles, 4th Earl of Castle-
stewart. — Residence: The Yew House, Caterham,
Surrey.

Eeireu /'rM..lier niece Clara, only child of Sir John Ormerod
Scarlett Thursby, Snd Bart, {ichom j^*-), by Ella Beatrice,
who d. 1915, yuuDger dau. of the late Col. 'Ihomas Kichard
CrOEse, of Shaw Hill (anfe) ; m. 1914 Oapt. Geoffrey
Aspinall, Lancashire Hussars Yeo., and has a dau.,
• Patience Anne.

CROSSE, of Halberton, Devonshire. See

Llewellyn.



CROSSLET, Sir Kenneth Irwin, Bart., of
Combermere Abbey, Cheshire. — Cr. 1909.
Eldest son of Sir William John Grossley, 1st Bart.,
M.P., by Mabel Gordon, eldest dau. of the late Dr!
Francis Anderson, Inspector-Gen. of Hospitals, Cal-
cutta ; b. 1877; s. 1911; m. 1901 Florence Josephine,
dau. of Joseph Nash Field, Esq., of Chicago, U.S.A.
Sir Kenneth Crossley, who was educated at Eton and
at Magdalen Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1899), and was
formerly Lieut. Cheshire Yeo., is a Magistrate for
Cheshire (High Sheriff \9\^).— Combermere Abbey,
Whitchurch, Shropshire ; Travellers' Club, s.\f.
Heir, his son Anthony Crommelin, 4. 1903.

CROSSLEY. See Somerleyton, Lord.

CROSSMAN, Annie Matilda, Lady.'

Eldest dau. of Lieut.-Gen. Robert Richards, Bombay
S.C, who d. 1884 ; m. 1899, as 2nd wife. Sir William
Grossman, K.C.M.G., who was a Major-Gen. ret., a
J.P. for Northumberland, M.P. for Portsmouth 1885-

92, and who was or. K.C.M.G. 1848, and rf. 1901.

5, Hyde Park Mansions, n.w.

CROSSMAN, Sir Willum Smith, Knt —
Cr. 1907.
Son of John Grossman, Capt. of a copper ore mine, of
Tavistock, Devonshire, who d. 1886; b. 1854; '»i.
1885 Mary Ann, 3rd d.iu. of Peter Moore, of Douglas]
Isle of Man. SirWilliflm Grossman, who was formerly
a Stonemason, is a J.P. and a Councillor of Cardiff
(Lord Mayor 1906-7), a Member of the local trades
Council and Representative of the local branch of the
Operative Masons' Society; appointed Manager of the
Labour Exchanges at Cardiff, by the Board of Trade,
\9\0.~ Cardiff, Glamorganshire.

CROSSMAN, Major Francis Lindisfarne Mor-
let, D.S.O., M.C., of Che.swick House, and
Holy Island, Northnmberland.
Eldest son of Lawrence Morley Grossman, Esq., J.P.,
of Cheswick House, and Holy Island, who d. 1908, by
Frances Anne, eldest dau. of the late James Torrence
Ronaldson, Esq., of Howiek Grange, Northumberland ;
h. 1888. MajorCrossman, who was educated at Welling-
ton Coll. and at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich, is
Major R.F.A. and Lord of the Manor of Holy Island. —
Cheswick House, Beat, Northumberland ; Holq Island,
Beal, Northumberland : Junior United Service Club. s.w.

CROSTHWAITE, Lady.

Mary, dau. of Stephen Harvey James, Esq., of St. Just,
Cornwall; m. 1877, as his 2nd wife. Sir Robert Joseph
Crosthwaite, K.C.S.I., I.C.S., a Barrister-at-Law, who
was Agent to the Governor-Gen. for Central India
1891-5 and for Rajputana 1895-8, and who was cr.
K. C.S.I. 1897 and d. 19\7. —Drewsteignton, Exeter.

CROTHERS, Mrs., formerly of Highfields

Somerset.
Fanny Robinson, 2nd dau. of Augustus Henry Ward,
Esq., of Elm, and Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, who d.
1891, by Elizabeth, dau. of the late James Wood, Esq.,
of Langford, Essex ; m. 1873 Wallace George Crothers,
Esq., late Capt. 4th Batt. Loyal N. Lancashire Regt.,
of Highfields, who d. 1910, leaving, with other issue,
a son, Robert Boyne, educated at Eton ; b. 1876. —
Holmby, Speen, Newbury.

CROWDER, William Irwin Robert, Esq., of
Eden Mount, Cumberland.
Eldest son of William Irwin Robert Crowder, Esq., of
Eden Mount, who d. 1914, by Mary, who d. 1906,



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