A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Colonial Gentry ...

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Harrison, 1891 - Commonwealth countries
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Page 396 - London. SIR BERNARD BURKE'S PEERAGE, BARONETAGE, KNIGHTAGE, &C., FOR THE PRESENT YEAR. This Peerage and Baronetage is the only one extant which combines, in one volume, the full genealogical or past, as well as the present, account of all the Peers and Baronets of the realm.
Page 402 - Large Game Shooting in Thibet, the Himalayas, and Northern India. By Colonel ALEXANDER A. KINLOCH. Containing Descriptions of the Country and of the various Animals to be found ; together with Extracts from a Journal of several years
Page 399 - Colonial office list for 1896 : comprising historical and statistical information respecting the colonial dependencies of Great Britain...
Page 399 - CONSULAR formulary : being a collection of forms and precedents for the use of Her Majesty's consular...
Page 215 - December 1879 ; accompanied Sir Frederick Roberts in the march to Candahar, and was present at the battle of Cnudahar as Orderly Oflicer to Brigadier General H.
Page 400 - With Maps, showing where Her Majesty's Ambassadors, Ministers, Consuls, and others are resident abroad ; together with a List of Foreign Diplomatic and Consular Representatives within the Queen's Dominions.
Page 232 - Gordon, who has died of his wounds, was a most promising officer, and is a serious loss to his majesty's service. General Kruse, of the Nassau service, likewise conducted himself much to my satisfaction, as did general Trip, commanding the heavy brigade of cavalry, and general Vanhope, commanding a brigade of infantry of the king of the Netherlands.
Page 53 - ... created an English peer in 1868. Lord Gormanston married, in 1836, Lucretia, eldest daughter of the late Mr. William Charles Jerningham, and cousin of the present Lord Stafford, by whom he had a family of two sons and three daughters. MR. HADOW. Mr. Patrick Douglas Hadow, for nearly ten years chairman of the Board of Directors of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company, died at Buxton, on September 5. Mr. Hadow was, we believe, the only surviving director of the original .Board of...
Page 114 - Worthies," saith that this Andrew, " for person, parentage, grace, gesture, valour, and many other excellent parts (amongst which skill in music), was of the first rank in the Court.
Page 335 - Cromwell ; second and third, ar. a chief, paly of six, or and gu. for Keith. — Crest, a demi woman, richly attired, holding in her right hand a garland of laurel, ppr.

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