Elder Son

Some articles on sons, elder son, son:

The Prodigal Son (Britten) - Synopsis
... The story centers on a farm family, which consists of a father and his two sons ... The elder son and the servants leave to work the fields for the day ... The younger son hears a voice that tempts him to indulge his "most secret longings" ...
Mary, Princess Royal And Countess Of Harewood - Princess Royal
... The couple's elder son assumed the courtesy title of Viscount Lascelles ... the Princess Royal lived at Harewood House with her elder son and his family ... suffered a fatal heart attack during a walk with her elder son, Lord Harewood, and his children on the grounds of the Harewood House estate ...
Naushera - History - Mughal Period
... His elder son Muhammad Sarwar had two sons, Muhammad Bilal Ali Khan (in some record Bilawal Khan) the fore father of Awan of Naushera, and Muhammad Media Khan, whose descendants are Great Maliks of Kund ... Muhammad Sarwar’s younger son Muhammad Media Khan descendants permanently settled at this more prosperous plain and open plateau south of the Soon Valley and during the period of British Raj ... appears Muhammad Himayat Ali, the elder son of Muhammad Bilal Ali, the head of the tribe of the Salt Range and a descendant of Ali ibn Talib, through the line of Al-Abbas ibn Ali in 29 number of the line ...
Label (heraldry) - As A Mark of Difference
... In English heraldry, the label was used to mark the elder son, generally by the princes of the royal house ... The eldest son, during the lifetime of his father, bears the family arms with the addition of a label the second son a crescent, the third, a mullet ... On the death of his father, the eldest son would remove the label from his coat of arms and assume the unmodified arms ...

Famous quotes containing the words son and/or elder:

    A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 10:1.

    Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency.
    John Updike (b. 1932)