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Sprot, Esq., of
Garnkirk, Lanarkshire; b. 1849. Mr. Davidson was a
Member of the I.C.S. — 32, Drumsheugh Gardens,
Edinburgh ; New Club, Edinburgh.

DAVIDSON, Major Leslie Evan Outkam,
D.S.O., of Inchmarlo, Kincardineshire.
Only surviving son of Duncan Davidson, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of luchmarlo, who d. 1919, by his 1st wife
Flora Frances, who d. 1884, eldest dau. of Sir Francis
Burdett, 7th Bart., of Foremarke Hall, Derbyshire; b.
1882 ; m. 1914 Matilda Rome, elder dau. of Lionel
Maitland-Kirwan, Esq., of Gelston Castle, and Breoeh,
Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, and has a dau., Rome
Flora. Major Davidson, who was educated at Marl-
borough, is Major R.F.A. — Inchmarlo, Banchory,
Aberdeen ; Army and Navy Club, s.w.

DAVIDSON, Miss, of Cantray, Inverness-
shire.
Edith Jlay, only child of Major Hugh Davidson, J.P.
and D.L., late Seaforth Highlanders, of Cantray, who
d. 1910, by Harriette King, oth dau. of the late
Roderick Hugonin, Esq., of Kinmylies, Inverness.-
Cantray, Croy, Gollanfield, Inverness-shire.

DAVIDSON, Miss, of Hickstead Place, Sussex.
Blanche Maud, only dau. of William Davidson, Esq.,
of Muirhouse, Midlothian, who d. 1916, by Charlotte,
who d. 1875, only child of John AVood, Esq., of Hick-
stead Place, who d. 1877. Miss Davidson s. her
grandmother, Charlotte, widow of John Wood, Esq., ■
\W2.— Hickstead Place, Cuckfield, Sussex.

DAVIDSON, Mrs., of Tremadoc, Carnarvon-
shire.
Ellen Beatrice, dau. of the late Ven. Henry de Winton,
Archdeacon of Brecon; m. 1st 1890 Francis William
Alexander Roche, Esq., of Tregunter Park, Brecon-
shire, and of Tremadoc, a J.P. for cos. Merioneth and
Carnarvon, who d. 1897; 2ndly 1902 Lieut.-Col.
Duncan F'rancis Davidson, of Dess, Aberdeenshire
{whom see). — Dess House, Aberdeenshire.

DAVIDSON, Mrs., of Tulloch Castle, Ross-
shire.

Mary Gwendoline, eldest dau. of William Dalziel
Mackenzie, Esq., of Fawley Court, Buckinghamshire,
of Thetford .-Vbbey, Norfolk, and of Farr, Inverness-
shire, by his 1st wife Mary Anna, who d. 1900, eldest
dau. of the late Henry Baskerville, Esq., of Crowsley
Park, Oxfordshire; m. 1887 Duncan Davidson, Esq.,
of Tulloch Castle, a J.P. and D.L. for Ross-shire,
who d.s.p. 1917. — Tulloch Castle, Kngviall, Boss-shire



DAVIDSON, Col. James, of Balnagask, DAVIDSON, Randall George, Esq., of Muir-
Kincardineshire. j house, Midlothian.

Son of the late William Davidson, Esq. (nephew of the I Only son of William Davidson, Esq., of Muirhouse,
late Alexander Dandson, Esq.,of Balnaga.sk) ; b. 1853; I who d. 1916, by Charlotte, who d. 1875, only child of
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the lute John Wood, Esq., of Hickstead Place, Sussex;
h. 1874; m. 1902 Violet Annie, ■1th dau. of Edwin
Frend, Esq., of Hove, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Thomas Eandall, h. 1912. Mr. Davidson was
educated privately and at Clare Coll., Cambridge (B.A.
1897. M.A. \mi).—Muir}iouse, Davidson's Mains, Mid-
lothian.

DAVIE, Sir William John FERGUSON-,
Bart., of Greedy Park, Devonsiire. —
Cr. 1847.
Eldest son of Sir "William Augustus Ferguson-Davie,
3rd Bart., C.B., by Frances Harriet, 5th dau. of Sir
William Miles, 1st Bart. ; h. 1863; s. 1915; m. 1891
Phina, youngest dau. of the late Thomas Nelson, Esq.,
of Friars Carse, Dumfriesshire. Sir William Ferguson.
Davie, who was educated at Marlborough and at the
R.Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, isa Magistrate for Devonshire,
Major Reserve of Officers, and Major ret., late Boitler
Regt. ; appointed a Gen. St.aff Officer 1914.— Resi-
dence : The Mount, Crediton, Devonshire.

Heir Pres , his brother Henry Augustus (ichom see).



DAVIE, George Christophek, Esq., of The
Elms, Bishops Tawton, Devon.
Eldestson of Charles Christopher Davie, Esq., of Barn-
staple, who d. 1874, by Eliza Frances, who d. 1905,
dau. of the late Capt. William White ; h. 1841 ; m.
1868 Annie, dau. of the late Thomas Ashton Hodgson
Dickson, Esq., of Harley Street, London, and has, with
other issue, a son, * Charles Christopher, educated at
Trinity Coll., Cambridge (LL.B. 1891); b. 1869; m.
1900 Beatrice Paulina Mabel, 2nd daii. of the late I DAVIES, PAULINE Marie, Lady.
Henry Walrond (Marquis de Vallado in Spaiu), Dau. of the late .Joseph Boniface, Ei



DAVIES, Licut.-Gen. Sir Fraxcis John
K.C.B., K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., of Elmley
Castle, Wo;'cestor.shire.— Cr. K.C B 1915
K.C.M.G. 191G, K.C.V.O. 1919.

Kldest son of Lieut.-Gen. Henry Fanshawe Davies, J.P.
and D.L., Col. of the Lincolnshire Regt., formerly Col.
Grenadier Guards, of Elmley Castle, who d. 1914, by
Ellen Christine Alo.xauder, 2nd dau. cf the late John
Alexander Hankey, Esq., of Balcombe Place, Sussex •
I). 1864 ; m. 1896 Madalen Augusta Lavinia, only dau!
of the late Major Hugh Scott, of Gala, .Salkirkshire,
and has, with other issue, a son, »Henry Rodolph
Hugh, b. 1903. Sir Francis Davies, who was educated
at Eton, is a Lieut.-Gen. late Grenadier Guards, a
Magistrate for Worcestershire, a Grand Officer of the
Belgian Order of the Crown, and of the Italian Order
of the Crown, and a Comm. of the Legion of Honour;
has the Japanese Order of the Sacred Treasure, 1st
Class; was A.Q.M.G. Western Command 1907-8,
Gen. Staff Officer 1st Div.Aldershot Command, 1908-9,
in command of the 1st Infantry Brigade, Aldershot
Command, with the temp, rank of Brigadier-Gen.,
1909-10, Brigadier-Gen., Gen. Staff, Aldershot Com-
mand 1910-13, Director of Staff Duties at the War
Office 1913-14, 171 command of a Div. 1914-15 and of
an Army Corps 1915-16, and Mil. Secretary to the
Secretary of State for War and Secrelary of the
Selection Bo.ard 1916-19 ; appointed Gen. Officer
Commanding in Chief the Scottish Command 1919. —
Elmlei/ Castle, Pershore, Worcestershire; Guards', and
Travellers' Clnhs, s.w. ; Beefsteak Club, w.c-



formerly Lieut.-Col. and Hon. Col. 4th Batt. Devon-
shire Regt., late of Dulford House, Devon, and has
with other issue, a son, » Paul Christopher, A. 1901.
Mr. Davie, who was educated at Clheltenham Coll. and
at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich, and was formerly
in the R.A., and subsequently Capt. and Hon. Major
N. Devon Yeo. Cav., is a J.P. and D.L. for Devon.—
The Elms, Bishops Tawton, Barnstaple.

DAVIE, Henry Aogdstus FERGUSON-, Esq.,
of Bittiscombe Manor, Somerset.
Second son of Sir William Augustus Ferguson-Davie,
3rd Bart., C.B., who d. 1915, by Frances Harriet, 5th
dau. of Sir William Miles, 1st Bart. ; b. 1865; «. his
uncle Sir Jolin Davie Ferguson-Davie, 2nd Bart., at
Bittiscombe Manor 1907; m. 1897 Adeline, youngest
dau. of the late Thomas Holdsworth Newman, Esq., of
Coryton Manor, Devonshire, and has 2 daus. Mr.
Ferguson-Davie, who was educated at Marlborough
and at New Coll., Oxford, is a Principal Clerk in the
House of Commons. — Bittiscombe Manor, Wiveliscombe,
Somerset ; Wellington Club, s.w.

DAVIE-BASSET. See Basset, of Watermouth
Castle, and Umberleigh, Devonshire.

)AVIES, the Right Hon. Sir Louis Henry,
K.C.M.G.— Cr. 1897.

Sonof the late Hon. Benjamin Davies; h. 1845; m. 1872
Susan, 4th dau. of the late Rev. A. V.G. Wiggins, D.D.
Sir Louis .Davies, who was called to the Bar in Canada
1866, appointed a Q.C. 1880 .and sworn a P.C. of
Canada 1896, is a Knight of Grace of the Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, and was Solicitor-Gen. of
Prince Edward Island 1869 and 1872-3, Premier
and Attorney-Gen. 1876-9, a Member of the Canadian
Parliament 1882-1901, Minister of Marine and Fish-
eries for the Dominion of Canada 1896-1901 and
a Judge of the Supreme Court of Canada 1901-18;
appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of
Canada \5\i.—0ttaiva. Canada.



late .Joseph Boniface, Esq.; m. 1st 18 —

Edward Byford, Esq., of Essex, whorf. I ; 2ndly

I 1909, as his 2nd wife. Sir Horatio David Davies, of

I Norris Castle, Isle of Wight, a J.P. and D.L. for Kent,

I one of H.M.'s Lieuts. for the City of London, Aid. of

j Bishopsgate Ward, and an Officer of the Legion of

j Honour and of the Order of Leopold of Belgium, who

wasformerlv Lieut.-Col. 3rd Middlesex Art. Vols., V.D.,

Shi-riff of London and Middlesex 1838, Lord Mayor

of London 1898, and M.P. for Rochester in 1892, .and

for Chatham 1895-1906, and who was cr. K.C.M.G.

1898 and d. 1912.



+ DAVIES, the
K.C.M.G. -Ci
B. 18—. Sir Job
Solicitor 1863, wai
Minister for Justic
1900 and 19U2-3; K
and Attorney-G



Hon.
1918.

Daviei
M.L.C



Sir John Mark,



who was admitted a
Victoria, 1889-1910;
>90-2 ; Solicitor-Gen. 1899-
ter for Public In.sti-uction 1903
.Solicitor-Gen. 1903-10; has



been President of the Legislative Council sine
— Falentims, Burke Buad, Malvern, Australia.



C.B.



DAVIES, Sir Alfred Thomas, K.B.E.,
— Cr. 1918.
Only son of William Davies, Esq., of Liverpool, who
(/. 1904, by Annie, who d. 1904, only dau. of the late
Richard Thomas, Esq., of Liverpool and of Barnston,
Cheshire; b. 1861; )». 1st 1888 Margaret Esther,
who d. 1892, elder dau. of the late Thomas Christian
Nicholas, Esq., of Liverpool; 2ndly 1893 Mary, 2nd
dau. of the late Charles Colton, Esq., of Liverpool
and Lulworth House, Birkdale. Sir Alfred Davies,
who was educated at Waterloo High School, near
Liverpool, and at Univ. Coll. of Wales, Aberystwyth,
and admitted a Solicitor 1883 and a Notary Public
1887, practised in Liverpool 1883-1907; was Organ-
ising Secretary of Teclmical Education for Waterloo-
with-Seaforth 1891-6; Secretary of Lundie Memorial
Trust, Liverpool, 1896-1907, a Member of the
Imperial Education Conferences 1907 and 1911 and of
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the Departmental Committee on National Medical
School for Wales 1914; has beea Cursitor of Co. i
Palatine of Lancaster since 1895 and Permanent I
Secretary, Welsh Department, Board of Education, I
since 1907; is a J.P. and D.L. for Denbighshire; al
Governor of Univ. Coll. of Wales, and Founder and I
Hon. Director of the British Prisoners of War Book
Scheme (Educational). — Jesmond, Blackheath Park,
s.E. ; Beform Club, s.w. I

DAVIES, Sir Joseph, K.B.E.— Cr. 1918. ;

Third son of Thomas Seth Davies, Esq., of Stepaside,
Pembrokeshire, who d. 1884, by Julia Frances, dau. of
the late Thomas Honey, Esq., of Plymouth ; i. 1866 ;
m. 1894 Blanche, dau. of the late John Heron Wilson,
Esq., Shipowner, of Cardiff. Sir Joseph Davies, -who i
■was educated at I he Bristol Grammar School, is a
J.P. for Glamorganshire ; has been Representative for I
V/ales and Monmouthshire of the Cabinet Committee
for Prevention of Unemployment and Distress since j
1914 and Secretary to the Prime Minister since Jan. '
1917; elected M.P. for the Crewe Div. of Cheshire
1918.— Spra»7 Cottage. Dinas Powis, Cardiff; Bath
Club, w. ; Reform, and National Liberal Clubs, s.w. ;
6, Chester Place, Regent's Park, n.w.

DAVIES, Constance, Lady.

Dau. of the late William Giblin, Esq., of Hobart ;
m. 1892, as his 2nd wife, the Hon. Sir (John) George
Davies, a J.R for Tasmania and Lieut.-Col. ret., late
Tasmanian Rifle Regt., who entered the Tasmanian
House of Assembly 1884, was Chairman of Com-
mittees 1892-1903i Mayor of Hobart 1886-6, 1897
and 1899-1901, and Speaker of the House of Assembly
1903-1 3, and who was cr. K.C.M.G. 1909 and


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