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

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Harrison, 1891 - Commonwealth countries
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Page 400 - 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 219 - 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 236 - 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 57 - ... 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 118 - 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 339 - 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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