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of arms, &c., which must bave given Randle I. a good gested by John Taylor for the number of the beast in start as a professional genealogist.
the Apocalypse, We must leave our readers to their On Randle II, the mantle of his father's tastes had own opinion of this, merely remarking that although early descended, he having been associated with him in evropia is translated" wealth" in Acts xix. 25 (the only his Chester representation of the English College of place in which it is used in the New Testament), it Arms, besides following his busine88. He was also a880- appears to have rather the old than the present signi. ciated with him in municipal affairs, being Sheriff of fication of that word; in the classics its usual sense is Chester, 1633, when his father was elected Mayor, and means of accomplishing an object in view," and in this following him in the mayoralty ten years later. His place Demetrius probably means by it that of obtaining mural monument in St. Mary's, Chester, elaborately a livelihood. Mr. Garbett, we may add, gives as a adorned with sbields of Holme, Tranmoll or Tranmere, frontispiece A view of the great nebula in Andromeda and Lymme, forms one of the excellent illustrations of with the star which burst out in it in the month of Mr. Earwaker's pamphlet.
August, 1885. Randle III., the most dietinguished of the lino, the
Journal of the Ex-Libris Society. author of the Accademio of Armory, followed in the Tae March number of this interesting journal is mainly footsteps of his father and grandfather (the latter having occupied by the admirable presidential address of Mr. also been his godfather) as a member of the Chester James Roberto Brown, delivered on the occasion of the Company of Stationers. In 1666 he became, by survival, second annual meeting, on February 24 last, and by the the sole male
representative of the Holmes of Tranmere. reports of the Treasurer and Secretary of the Society, Mr. Having obtained the Court office of "sewor of the Walter Hamilton and Mr. W. H. K. Wright, to which chamber in extraordinary" to Charles II., Randle III. gentlemen the Society owes much of its prosperity. Its was exempt from any service whereby he might“pre: rise has been very sudden and gratifying, and the report tend
xcuse to neglect bis Maiesties service,” and he constitutes exceptionally pleasant reading. therefore did not fill any office in the Corporation of Chester. He had long and famous controversies with
We are glad to see that the Worcestershire Historical the College of Arms, which appear to have been eventually settled or compromised in his favour, though this is Society, the first annual meeting of which was held on apparently only an inference, even after all Mr. Ear Pebruary 25, is making good progress. The prospectus waker's researches. Randle III. must have been an
and the report of the meeting have been published. The omnivorous reader, and his acquaintance with Cheshire support afforded it is active, and important work is to be dialect is vouched for by extracts which have been made anticipated. One hundred and ninety members have from his · Academy'in the Cheshire Sheaf' for 1891. He already joined. The secretaries, to whoni applications was also one of the earliest Chester Freemasons. Evi- for membership should be made, are the Rev. J. B. dence of the business done in founder's kin pedigrees at Wilson, of Knightwick Rectory, Worcester, and Mr. s.
Southall. the universities by Randle III. may be traced in the pedigree of Byrom Eaton, D.D., printed in Misc. Gen. et MR. ELLIOT STOCK announces for immediato publicaHer., Second Series, ii. 54, the true date of which seems tion' Hebrew Idolatry and Superstition and its Place in to be 1663, though the attestation is dated, by an obvious Folk-Lore,' by Mr. Elford Higging. error, 1633, a certificate of 1655 being mentioned just before. It is stated that “all the other Pedigrees of the Competitors" came likewise from “Mr. Randle Holme."
Notices to Correspondents. Randle IV. became partner with his father in 1690, at thirty-one, and was received among the Stationers of
We must call special attention to the following rolices : Chester in 1691. He is known to have painted the lych.
On all communications must be written the name and gates of St. Mary's, and was Sheriff
of Chester, 1705. In address of the sender, not necessarily for publication, but 1707 be died, and with him, for genealogiste, died out as a guarantee of good faith. the line of Randle Holme. As a link with the literary We cannot undertake to answer queries privately. world of our day it may fairly be noted that Randle IV. To secure insertion of communications correspondente was related to the family of Ffoulkes of Eriviatt, to must observe the following rule. Let each note, quory, wbich belongs the Rev. E. 8. Ffoulkes, the learned his. or reply be written on a separate slip of paper, with the torian of the Divisions of Christendom.'
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