Thom's Irish Who's Who/Ryan, Andrew


RYAN, Andrew, C.M.G. (1916), B.A. (R.U.I.) Educ.: Christian Brothers' College, Cork; Queen's College, Cork: Emmanuel College, Cambridge; Royal University of Ireland; entered Levant Consular Service, 1897; employed in H.B.M.'s Embassy, Constantinople, from 1899 until outbreak of war between Great Britain and Turkey in 1914; employed in Foreign Office, 1915-18; 2nd Political Officer on Staff of British High Commissioner at Constantinople, Nov., 1918; promoted chief Dragoman of High Commission, with local rank of Counsellor in Diplomatic Service, Jan., 1921. Recn.; walking: son of Edward Ryan, of Ronayn's Court, Douglas, Co. Cork; b. 1876; m. 1913, Ruth Marguerite, dau. of Julius Robertson Van Millingen, of Leewood, Dunblane, Perthshire, and has issue three sous. Res.: Constantinople, Turkey. New University Club, London; Club de Constantinople.