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Howard, Sir Henrylocked

GCMG 1916 (KCMG 1899); KCB 1907 (CB 1874)

Born 11 Aug. 1843; s of late Sir Henry F. Howard, GCB; m 1867, Cecilia (d 1907), d of late Geo. W. Riggs of Washington, DC; one s three d; died 4 May 1921


Attaché in Diplomatic Service, 1865; 3rd Secretary, 1869; 2nd Secretary, 1873; 1st Secretary, 1885; Secretary of Embassy, 1890; Minister Plenipotentiary, 1894; Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, 1896; served in the United States of America, the Netherlands, Guatemala, Greece, Denmark, China, Russia, and France; British Minister at the Hague and Luxemburg, 1896–1908; Minister Plenipotentiary in British Mission to the Pope, 1914–16. Jubilee Medal, 1897; Coronation Medal, 1902