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DEBRETTS ILLUSTRATED BARONETAGE. 369 MATHESON, Creation 1882, of Lochalsh, co. Boss. Do and hope. Sir KENNETH JAMES MATHESON, 2nd Baronet >' b. May I2th, 1854 ; s. his father, Sir ALEXANDER, 1886 ; ed. at Harrow, and at Ch. Ch., Oxford ; is a J.P. and a D.L. for co. Ross. ^rms Argent, three dexter hands couped at the wrist gules, within a bordure of the last. Crest A naked arm couped below the wrist brand. shing a scimitar proper pommeled or. Seat Ardross Castle, Alness, Ross-shire. Residence Hedgefield, Inverness, N.B. Clubs Carlton, Bachelors', Hurlingham. Half-Brothers living -ALEXANDER PERCEVAL, b. Feb. 6th, 1861 ; ed. at Harrow : >. 1884, Eleanor, da. of the late Rev. Kyrle Ernie Aubrey Money, of Much Marcle, Herefordshire, and has issue living, Margaret Anna, Norah, Muriel Helen, Eleanor. Residences, 31, Lowndes Street, S.W. ; Furze Hill, Pirbright. Roderick Mackenzie Chisholm, b. Dec. 1861 : m. 1883, Jane Clark, da. of the late John Grant, Esq. Torquhil George, b. 1871. Sister living Mary Isabella : m. 1881, Wallace Charles Houstoun, Esq., and has issue living, Hugo Henry, b. 1833, Lavinia Mary. Residence, i, Norfolk Street Park Lane, W. Half-Sisters living Eleanor Margaret (Baroness Vaux of Harrcnvden) : m. 1886, the 7th Baron Vaux of Harrowden. Residence, British Legation, Belgrade, Servia. Anna Elizabeth. Flora (Lady Paiincefort-Duncotube) : in. 1883, Sir Philip Henry Pauncefort-Duncombe, 2nd Bart Resi- dence, Brickhill Manor, near Bletchley. .Hylda Nora Grace. Uncle living (brother of Tst Baronet) Rev. Farquhar, b. 1808 ; has been minister at Lairg since 1843. Residence, Hawthorn Bank, Inverness. The Matheson family has been settled in Ross-shire upwards of six centuries. The ist baronet of the present creation sat as M.P. for Inverness District (L) 1847-68, and for Ross and Cromarty 1868-84. l n I ^5 I ne acquired the estate of Lochalsh, which had been forfeited by an ancestor A.D. 1427 ; he was a nephew, maternally, of the late Sir James Matheson, M.P., F.R.S., ist and last baronet, of Achany [cr. 1850, extinct 1878]. MATHESON, Creation 1850, of Achany, Sutherlandshire. [Extinct 1878.] Sir JAMES MATHESON, jF.Jt.S., ist and last Baronet. WidOW living Of 1st Baronet MARY JANE (Lady Matheson), 4th da. of the late Michael Henry Perceval, Esq., M.L.C., of Spencer Wood, near Quebec: m. 1843, Sir James Matheson, M.P., F.R.S., ist baronet, who d. 1878. Residences, Achany, Lairg, Sutherlandshire; Lews Castle, Stornoway, Island of Lews, Ross-shire ; 13, Cleveland Row, S.W. MAXWELL, Creation 1627, of Calderwood, co. Lanark. WidOW living Of 10th Baronet JANE (L.idy Maxwell), da. of Frank Baird, Esq., of Glasgow : in. ist, 1880, Sir William Maxwell, loth baronet, who d. 1885, when the baronetcy reverted to his kinsman the gth Baron Farnham ; 2ndly, 1887, George Leader Owen, Esq., LL:B. Residence, Withybush, co. Pembroke. MAXWELL, Creation 1681, of Monreith, Wigtownshire. Sir HERBERT EUSTACE MAXWELL, M.P., 7th Baronet ; b. Jan. 8th, 1845; s. his father, Sir WILLIAM, 1877 ; ed. at Eton, and at Ch. Ch., Oxford; is a J.P. and a D.L. for Wigtownshire ; formerly Major and Hon. Lieut.- Col. 3rd Batn. Roy. Scots Fusiliers ; has sat as M.P. for Wigtownshire (C) since 1 880; was a Lord of the Treasury 1886-92 : m. 1869, Mary, da. of Henry Fletcher Campbell, Esq., of Boquhan, Stirlingshire, and has issue. ?.ras Argent, an eagle with two heads displayed sable, beaked and membered gules ; on the breast an escutcheon of the first, charged with a saltire of the second, strength. beaked and membered gules. Supporters Two stags proper. Seat Monreith, Whauphill, Wigtownshire. Clubs Carlton, Scottish Conservative. surcharged in the centre with a hurcheon (hedgehog) or, all within a bordure gules. Crtst An eagle rising sable. Sons living WILLIAM, b. Sept. igth, 1869. Aymer Edward, b. 1877. Daughters living Ann Christian. Winifred Edith. Beatrice Mary. Sisters living Catherine Shaw Stewart. Anne Murray: m. 1856, Robert Hathorn Johnston- Stewart, Esq., and has issue living, Robert, R.N., b. 1858; appointed Lieut. 1882, William Maxwell, b. 1865; is Lieut. R.M.L.I., James, b. 1871; is Lieut. 2nd Batn. Princess Louise's (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders), Herbert Eustace, b. iSSo, Mary : m. 1887, Capt. G. V. 24