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Sheriffs for Montgomery, Radnor,…


Sheriffs for Montgomery, Radnor, and Merioneth. The Chancellor of the Exchequer presided over the Court on Saturday for the nomination of sheriffs of English and Welsh counties. There were also present on the bench Lord Morley, lord president of the Council, and Justices Ridley, Channel], Phillimore, and Pickford. The Court proceeded to nominate the sheriffs preliminary to the ceremony of "pricking" which is performed by the King early in the new year. His Majesty performs the ceremony by pricking with a golden bodkin the first name on the list of nominations for each county. The following nominations were made for the counties of Montgomery, Radnor, and Merioneth Montgomeryshire Ed ward Jones, of Maes- nowr; Walter Roger Owen Kynaston, of Llan- santffraid, and of Hardwick, Ellesmere, Salop; William John Corbett-Winder, of Vaynor Park, Berriew. Merionethshire—Colonel Lewis Owen Williams, of Borthwnog, Dolgelley; William Orford, of Bronyffynon, Towyn; Abel Simner, of Fair- bourne, Dolgelley. Radnorshire—James Lutter Green way, of Green- way Manor, Nantmel; James Vaughan, of Llan- santfread House, Llansantfread-in-Elvet; Penry Vaughan Morgan, of Llanbedr, Painscastle.



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