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three annulets or, three quatrefoils of the field. Mantling

sable, doubled or. Crest — Issuing out of a mural crown
or, a demi-unicorn ermine, armed, crined, and unguled
gold. Motto — " Tuta timens."

Only surv. s. of late Robert Hutton Leadbetter,

Glasgow, b. 1827 ; d. 1902 ; m. 1865, Margaret, d. of

Hugh Lammie : —

James Stevenson Leadbetter, Esq., K.C., Advocate,

B.A. and LL.B. (Camb.), Vice-Dean of the Faculty of

Advocates, b. 1867. Res. — 9 Rothesay Place. Edinburgh.

LEADBITTER (H. Coll.). Gules, on a chevron or,

between three bezants, as many crosses patonce of the

field, quartering Graham, Heron, Carnaby, and Fewster.

Mantling gules and or. Crest — On a wreath of the

colours, a griffin's head sable, erased gules, pierced through

the mouth with an arrow fessewise or. Motto — " Fidelis. "

Son of Francis John Graham Leadbitter, Gentleman,

temp. 2nd Lieut. K.R.R.C, Soliciior, b. 1881 ; killed

in action 1917 ; m. 1908, Teresa Clothilda, d. of Miguel

del Riego of Leon, Spain: —

Jasper Michael Leadbitter, Gentleman, b. 1912. Seat —

Warden, nr. Hexham, Northumberland.

Yngr. sons of Thomas Francis Leadbitter, Solicitor, b.
1839; d. 1923 ; m. 1872, Matilda, d. of Joseph Thomas
Savory Surgeon, of Wendover, Bucks.: —

Rev. Matthew Graham Leadbitter, b. 1885 ; m. 1915,
Eirene, d. of Oswald Swete, and has issue — (1) Nicholas
Andrew Leadbitter, Gentleman, b. 1916 ; (2) Matthew Aidan
Leadbitter, Gentleman, b. 1927 ; and Mina Elizabeth.
Res. — The Rectory, Moretonhampstead, S. Devon.

Eric Cyril Egerton Leadbitter, Gentleman, b. 1891 ; m.
1918, Irene, d. of Frederick Lloyd. Res. — 46 Christchurch
Avenue, Brondesbury, N.W.6.

LEADBITTER - SMITH (H. Coll., 1843, R.L.)—
quarterly, r and 4, per pale gules and azure, on a chevron
engrailed or, between three bezants, each charged with a
cross patee' fitche^ sable, as many crosses pate6 fitch^e ot
the last (for Smith) ; 2 and 3, gules, on a chevron or, be-
tween three bezants, as many crosses patonce of the field

(for Leadbitter). Mantling gules and or. Crests— 1. on

a wreath of the coiours, a stag lodged argent, semee of

estoiles azure, attired and gorged with an Eastern crown,

the chain reflexed over the back or (for Smith) ; 2. on a

wreath of the colours, a griffin's head sable, erased gules,

pierced through the mouth with an arrow fessewise or (for

Leadbitter). Motto — "Vigilans. " Livery — Dark green.

Sons of Matthew Edward Leadbitter-Smith, Esquire,

of Flass Hall, Durham, J. P. forco. Durham, Lieut. -Col.

4th Batt. Durham Light Infantry, b. 1841 ; d. 1917 ;

in. 1870, Adela Alice (d. June 2, 1897), dau. of Lieut. -

Col. William Henry Graham, formerly Bengal

Engineers : —

John Francis Leadbitter Smith, Gentleman, b. 1873.

Nicholas Augustine Graham Leadbitter, Esq., late Major

3rd Batt. Durham L.I., adopted the name of Leadbitter

only, b. 1880 ; m. 1913, Francesca Mary Josephine, eldest

d. of F. Casella of Hove, Sussex. Estate — Blaydon. Res.

— Flint House, Holcombe, nr. Bath. Club — Jun. Army

and Navy.

man. Born November 29, 1847, being the eldest son of the
late Captain Thomas Leonard Leader, Justice of the Peace
and Deputv-Lieutenant, of Ash Grove, in the county of Cork,
by his first wife Airlie, only daughter of the late Captain
Macdougall, 42nd Highlanders. Armorial bearings— He
bears for Arms : Argent, on a fesse sable between three
ogresses, each charged with an escallop of the first, a lion's
head erased between two boars' heads also erased or, all
within a bordure wavy gules. Upon the escutcheon is
placed a helmet befitting his degree, with a Mantling sable
and argent ; and for his Crest, upon a wreath of the colours,
an arm embowed, habited paly wavy of six vert and gules,
the hand grasping a branch of three roses barbed and
leaved all proper. Motto. " Probum non pcenitet." Mar-
ried, 1871, Fanny, daughter of Captain Moore, late 35th
Regiment ; and has Issue — A son. Seat —




LEADER ( ). Or, on a fesse between three

escallops within as many annulets sable, a lion's head be-
tween two boars' heads all erased of the field, a bordure
nebuly of the second. Mantling 1 sable and or. Crest —
Upon a wreath of the colours, an arm embowed, issuing
from an annulet and vested or, charged with two pallets
engrailed sable, the hand holding a sprig of three roses
proper. Motto — " Virtus salus aucum." Livery — Black,
with gilt buttons.

Son of John Daniel Leader, Gentleman, F.S.A., J. P.

city of Sheffield, by his wife Mary, d. of Robert

Waterhouse of Sheffield : —
Robert Leader, Gentleman, Barr.-at-Law, b. i860 ; m.
1904, Helen, d. of the late John Alan Clutton-Brock, of
Weybridge, Surrey ; and has issue — Robert Leader, Gentle-
man, b. 191 1 ; and Mary. Res. — Sandygate House,

LEADER (R.L. , 1903, U.O.). Quarterly, 1 and 4,
argent, on a fesse sable, between three ogresses, each
charged with an escallop of the field, a lion's head between
two boars' heads, all erased or, a bordure engrailed gules
(Leader) ; 2 and 3, per fesse, the base per pale in chief or,
a dexter hand couped at the wrist gules, grasping a sword
erect entwined with a serpent proper, between two lions
rampant respecting each other of the second, in the dexter
base vert, a buck trippant of the first; in the sinister, per
bend argent and sable, a boar passant counterchanged
(Sullivan). Mantling gules and argent. Crest — On a
wreath of the colours, an arm embowed vested paly of six
vert and gules, holding in the hand a branch of three roses
proper. Motto — " Probum non poenitet."

Son of Rev. Leonard Leader Sullivan, B.A. Dublin,
b. 1842 ; d. 1874 ; m. 1866, Mary Louisa Leader : —

The Rev. Leonard Leader Leader (formerly Sullivan),
M.A., b. 1866; m. 1893, Ellen Jane, d. of William Stock-
ings of Stony Stratford, Bucks. ; and has had issue — (1)
Leonard William Leader Leader, Esq., Capt. Beds, and
Herts. Regt., b. 1895; missing in Iraq, 1925 ; (2) Donald
Benjamin Leader Leader, Gentleman, Officer P. & O. b.
1899 ; and Elsie Muriel Gertrude. SVa/'— Stake Hill, Clon-
banin Cross, co. Cork.

LEAHY formerly of Southhill (U.O. ). Gules, a lion ram -

Res. — 3 Goda Road,

(seventh son of John
b. 1830 ; d. 1878 ; m.

proper. Mantling gules and or. Crest— On a wreath of the
colours, a demi-lion rampant gules, holding in the paws a
sceptre or. Motto — " Fortiter et fideliter."

Sjnof Professor Arthur Herbert Leahy, M.A. , some-
time Fellow of Pembroke Coll. (Camb. ), and Professor
of Mathematics at the University of Sheffield, b. 1857 ;
d. 1928 ; m. 1913, Margaret, only d. of Chichele Nourse
of Weymouth Street, London: —
John Leahy, Gentleman, b. 1914.

Sons of Col. Arthur Leahy, R.E.
Leahy, Esq., J. P., ot Southhili)

1st, 1856, Harriet (d. 1862), d. of Bartholomew Moliere

Tabuteau of Simmons Court Castle, co. Dublin ; 2nd,

1866, Eliza Thomasina, cnly d. of Thomas Poynter of

Westbourne Terrace, Hyde Park : —

Henry Gordon Leahy, Esq., O.B.E., Lt.-Col. late R.A. ,

J. P. and (1922) High Sheriff co. Kerry,;?. 1868; 111. 1st,

1899, Aline Mina (d. 1901), only child of Capt. Henry

Raymond Pelly, R.E. ; 2nd, 1905, Ellen Elizabeth, d. ot

William Johnson of Fortfield, Cheltenham ; and has issue —

Arthur Gordon Poynter Leahy, Gentleman, 2nd Lieut. R.E. ,

b. 1908; (by 1st mar.) Kathleen Elizabeth; and (by 2nd

mar.) Edith Constance. Res. — Chittlehamholt Manor, N.

Devon. Club — Army and Navy.

Thomas Bernard Arthur Leahy, Esq., C.M.G., D.S.O.,
Col. R.A.O.C., b. 1878 ; m. 1904, Agnes Wentworth,
only d. of Mordaunt Stevens, M. D., and has issue — Thomas
Leahy, Gentleman, b. 1908 ; Geraldine Clara Marguerite
[m. 1926, Lieut. E. P. Young, R.N.]; and Rose Marie.
C7«<$— Army and Navy.


LEATHAM formerly of Wakefield and Hemsworth Hall
(H. Coll. ). Per saltire ermine and or, on a chief engrailed
azure, three bezants, each charged with a saltire gules.
Mantling azure and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the
colours, a nest, thereon an eagle with wings elevated or,

pant or, armed and langued azure, in chiet a fleur-de-lys
argent between two roses of the last, barbed and seeded

the nest and wings frettv vert. Motto — " Virtute vinces."

Livery — Grey, blue collar.

Sons of Samuel Gurney Leatham, Esq. , J. P. , of Hems-
worth Hall, Yorks.,^. 1840; d. 1919 ; m. 1867, Annie
Gertrude [d. 1915), third d. of John Frederic LaTrobe
Bateman, F. R.S. , of Moor Park: —
Vice-Adm. Eustace La Trobe Leatham, C.B. (ret. 1920),



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A.D.C. to King George 1919-20, served Great War, has
Order of St. Anne (cross swords) (Russia), Order of Rising
Sun (Japan), Order of the Crown (Belgium), Legion of
Honour (France), b. 1870; m. 1908, Helen Mary (d. 1924),
only d. of late Andrew Gillon of Wallhouse, Linlithgow-
shire; and has issue— Andrew Gurney Leatham, Gentleman,
b. 1912; Diana Mary; Priscilla Helen ; Catherine Agnew;
Helen Isabella ; and Rachel Elizabeth. Res. — King's
Grange, Dalbeatie. Club— Jun. Naval and Military.

Cecil Maxwell Leatham, Esq., Capt. Norfolk Regt., b.
1875 ; m. 1911, Dorothy Grace, d. of R. B. Magor of
Minehead ; and has issue— Patrick Magor Leatham, Gentle-
man, b. 1914 ; and Honor Catherine.

Nigel Clere Leatham, Gentleman, b. 1883 ; m. 1922,
Eileen, d. of F. Riley, of Richmond, Yorks., and has issue
— Michael Gurney Leatham, Gentleman, b. 1922; John
Lawson Leatham', Gentleman, b. 1924. Res.— Toulston
Grange, Tadcaster.

Ralph Leatham, Esq., Comdr. R.N., b. 1888 ; m.
1910, Enid May, d. of H. Birks of Enderleigh, Highgate ;
and has issue — Charles Anthony La Trobe Leatham,
Gentleman, b. 1915 ; and Ann. Res.— Stentaway, Plym-
stock. .

Ygr. sons of Wm. Henry Leatham and Priscilla

Gurney : —
Charles Alfred Leatham, Gentleman, b. 1849; m. 1876,
Sarah Adelaide, d. of Henry Ford Barclay; and has had
issue— 1 son ; 3 daus. Res.— Windmill Lodge, Eastbourne.
Gerald Arthur Buxton Leatham, Gentleman, b. 1851 ; m.
1890, Margaret, d. of Col. Wilkinson of Malton ; and has
i SSU e— Two daus. Res.— Cartrea, Padstow, Cornwall.

Sons of Claude Leatham, Esq., D.L. for W. Riding
Yorks., Solicitor, b. 1856; d. 1913 ; m. 1886, Mary
Elizabeth Gurnev, d. of late Joseph Gurney Barclay
of Leyton, Essex, Cromer, and Brighton, and of Lom-
bard Street, Banker : —
Claude Guy Leatham, Esq., Solicitor, Clerk to County
Justices at Pontefract and Castleford, served Great War
(M.C. with Bar) with Q.O. Yorks. Dragoons K.R.R., and
General Staff, b. 1886. Postal add.— Red Hcuse, Went-
bridge, Pontefract ; 2 Chancery Lane, Wakefield. Clubs—
Cavendish, Yorks.

Hugh William Leatham, Gentleman, served Great War
with R.A.M.C, b. 1891 ; m. 1917, Kathleen, d. of Major
Pelham-Burn, and has issue— Aubrey Gerald Leatham,
Gentleman, b. 1920 ; Rupert Lindsay Leatham, Gentleman,
b. 1924. Res. — Greenlanes, Hurtmore, Godalming.

Charles Barclay Leatham, Esq., M.C. with Bar, Major
Res. of Officers K.O.Y.L.I., b. 1893. Postal address—
Wentbridge, Yorkshire.

Son of Arthur William Leatham, Esq., J. P., b. 1852;

d. ; m. Mary Elise (d. 1925), only d. of H. Martyn

Kennard, Esq., J. P. and D.L.:—

Robert Edward Kennard Leatham, Esq., D.S.O., Lt.-Col.

Welch Gds., served Great War 1914-1S (despatches)

\Liveiy— White, twined up with dark blue, silver buttons],

b. 1885 ; m. 1916, Menda, d. of Ambrose Ralli, and widow

of Lord Arthur Hay, and has issue— Michael William

Thomas Leatham, Gentleman, b. 1917 ; and Elizabeth

Anne. Res.— 37 Great Cumberland Place, W.

Son of Edward Aldam Leatham, Esq., of Misarden

Park. M.P., J. P. and D.L. co. Glos. (High Sheriff

1891), b. 1828; d. 1900; m. 1st, 1851, Mary Jane, only

d. of late John Fowler of Gastard House, Wilts. :—

Albert Edward Leatham, Gentleman, £. 1859; m. 1907,

Marguerite Ruth, ygst. d. of P. C. Neill of Chingford,

Dunedin, N.Z. ; and has issue— Edward John Jordan

Leatham, Gentleman, b. 1909; Ruth Florence; and Iris

Mary. Res.— Ravensbury, Pyrford, Surrey.

LEAN (H. Coll.). Argent a pall reversed sable, between
in the dexter chief a rock gules, and in the sinister chief,
issuant from the sinister a dexter hand fessewise of the third,
grasping a cross-crosslet fitchee erect azure, the base per
pale or and of the field, on the dexter side a lymphad of the
second, and on the sinister beneath two hawks' heads erased
respectant of the third, a salmon naiant proper. Crest — On
a wreath argent and gules, upon a rock a tower proper,
charged with two cross-crosslets fitchee azure. Motto —
" Virtue mine honour."

Son of James Lean, of Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset,

b. 1849 ; d. 1923 ; m. Mary Coles : —
Vincent Lean, Gentleman, b. 1884. Res.— Shepton
Beauchamp, Somerset.

Sons of James Lean, Esq., Judge of the High Court of

Agra, b. 1809 ; d. 1879 '< m - l8 47. Maria, d. of Major
Holmes, Indian Army : —

Lt.-Col. William Lean, late Bengal Cavalry, b. 1853.
R es . — 5 3 Cambridge Mansions, Battersea Park, S.W.

Rev. Hugh Vincent Lean, M.A. (Oxon.), Canon of
Clifton,*. 1857. Res.— Priest's House, Burnham, Somerset.

Col. Alan Lean, D.S.O., Res. of Officers, late Armv
Pay Dept., served S. Africa 1900-02 (Queen's medal and
clasp, King's medal and two clasps), and Great War 1914-
19, b. 1872. Res. — Solai, Nakuru, Kenya, B.E.A.


LEATHER (H. Coll., 1859). Argent, on a bend sable,
cottised compony or and of the last, a fountain between two
mullets of six points also or. Mantling sable and argent.
Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a demi-lion rampant

sable, charged on the shoulder with three mullets of six
points, two and one or, holding between the paws a
fountain. Motto — "Nil nisi quod honestum."

Sons of Frederick John Leather, Esq., of Leventhorpe
Hall, co. Yorks., and Middleton Hall, Northumberland,
and the Friary, Tickhill, co. Yorks., b. 1835 ; d. 1890;
m. 1863, Gertrude Elizabeth Sophia, d. of Rev. Charles
Walters, M.A., Vicar of Wardington, Oxon. : —
Gerard Frederick Towlerton Leather, Esq., F.R.G.S.,
J. P. co. Northumberland, late Col. Northumberland (5th)
Fusiliers, b. 1865 ; m. 1891, Margaret Ethel, only d. ot Victor
Coates, Esq., J. P. and D.L. co. Antrim, of Rathmore, co.
Antrim; and has issue — (1) Ralph Towlerton Leather,
Esq., A.F.C., Squadron Leader R.A.F., b. 1892; (2) Guy
Victor Leather, Esq., late Capt. R.N.A.F., b. 1897; and
Daphne Margaret [m. 1923, G.P. Conyngham Greene yngr.
son of Rt. Hon. Sir Conyngham Greene, P.C., G.C.M.G.,
K.C.B.]. Seat— Middelton Hall, Belford, co. Northumber-
land. Clubs— United Service, Northern Counties.

Percival Charles duSautoy Leather, Esq., Capt. 3rd Batt.
Northumberland Fus. , b. 1867; m. 1891, Sophia Talbot;
d. of late Sir James Laingof Etal Manor, Northumberland .
and has issue— Paul de Sautoy Leather, Gentleman, b
iqoo; Mabel Dorothy; and Olive Margaret. Res.—
Bolton Crofts, Richmond, Yorks.

Lt.-Col. Kenneth John Walters Leather, 4th Batt., late
Lieut. 1st Batt., Durham Lt. Inf.,*. 1878; m. 1st, 1904,
Beatrice Evelyn (d. 1905), d. of late Calverley Bewicke of
Close House; 2nd, 1908, Sybil Margaret, d. of late
Arthur Laing of Sunderland ; and has issue— Kenneth
Mark Walters Leather, Gentleman, b. igro. Res.—

LE BRETON formerly Seigneurs of La Hague, des
Vingt Livres. des Niemes et des Nobretez, in Jersey
(H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, azure, two chevronels
or in the centre chief point an escutcheon ermine (for
Le Breton) ; 2 and 3, gules, on a chevron between three

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crescents argent, an anchor with a bit of a cable proper
(for Martin, Baronets of Lockinge, Berks., extinct
1910, H. Coll., 18 June, 1791). Mantling azure and
or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a rose gules,

slipped and leaved vert. Motto — " Crede Le Breton."
Livery — Royal blue, collar, cuffs and waistcoat yellow,
silver buttons, and gold lace.

Sons of Lt.-Col. Edward Hemery Le Breton, 18th

Royal Irish Regt., b. 1846; d. 1894; m. 1882,

Gemma, d. of Col. John James Glossop, J. P., of

Inwood, Henstridge, Somerset, and Doiset : —

Lt.-Col. Edward Philip Le Breton, R.E., J. P., D.L., b.

1883 ; m. 1920, Mary Gwendoline, d. and co-heir of the late

Capt. E. H. Sawbridge, 24th Regt., J. P., of East Haddon,

Northants. ; and has issue — Perronnelle Mary Gemma.

Seat — Loders Court, W. Dorset. Club — Army and


Capt. John Glossop Bythesea Le Breton, M.A. (Oxon),
6.1884. Res. — Loders Court, Dorset.

Maj. Francis Hemery Le Breton, M.C., R.F.A., b. 1889.
m. 1927, Elizabeth Christel Rochfort, d. andcoh. of late
Aubyn Bernard Rochfort Trevor Battye, of Ashford
Chace, Petersfield, Hants. Res. — Loders Court. Club —
Army and Navy.


LECHE (H. Coll.). Ermine, on a chief indented gules,
three ducal coronets or. Mantling gules and argent.
Crest— Out of a ducal coronet or, a cubit arm proper, the
hand grasping a snake vert. Motto— "Alia corona fidis-

Son of John Hurleston Leche, Esq., I. P., b. 1858;

d. 1894 ; m. 1888, Kathleen Marie, d. of Charles

Donaldson-Hudson, Esq., M.P., of Cheswardine, co.

Salop : —

John Hurleston Leche, Esq., O.B.E., Capt. Res. of
Officers late 12th Lancers, First Sec. Diplomatic Service,
a Knight of the Order of the Crown Belgium, b. 1889 ; m.
1916, Amy Violet {d. 1927), ynsjst. d. of Col. C. W. J.
Unthank, of Intwood Hall, Norfolk, and has issue — Marie
Therese Elizabeth. Postal add. — Stretton Hall, Malpas.
Clubs— Carlton, Travellers', White's.

LECHMERE of Hanley Castle (Vn. Worcs., 1569).
Gules, a fesse or, in chief two pelicans vulning themselves

of the last. Mantling* gules and or. Crest — Upon a wreath
of his liveries, a pelican azure, vulning herself proper. Motto
— " Christus pelicano."

Sons of Sir Edmund Anthony Harley Lechmere, 3rd
Bart., M.P., High Sheriff Worcs. 1862, b. 1829; d.
1894; m, 1858, Louisa Katherine, only surv. child of
John Haigh of Whitwell Hall, Yorks :—

Sir Edmund Arthur Lechmere, 4th Bart. (10 Dec. 1818),
J. P. and D. L. Worcs., b. 1865; m. 1st, 1885, Alice (d.
1896), d. of E. Samuels of Canterbury, New Zealand; 2nd,
1897, Katherine, d. of Edwin Peyton Wright of Brunswick
Square ; and has issue — Ronald Berwick Hungerford Lech-
mere, Esq., Capt. late 5th Dragoon Guards, b. 1886 \m.
1915, Constance Margaret, d. of the late Lt. Col. Charles
W. Long, R.A., M.P., and has issue — Edmund Charles
Lechmere, Esq., b'. 1916 ; Berwick Hungerford Lechmere,
Gentleman, b. 1917 ; and Joan Penelope Alice {Res. —
Shawford House, Beckington, nr. Bath)]. Seat — Severn
End, Worcs. Club — Royal Thames Yacht.

Anthony Hungerford Lechmere, Esq., J. P. and D.L.
Worcs., temp. Capt. Worcs. Regt. 1914-18, Knight of
Grace of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem ,
b. 1868 ; m. 1920, Cicely, d. of the late Rev. C. Bridges, of
Bredenbury Rectory, Bromyard, Hereford, and has issue —
Reginald Anthony Hungerford Lechmere, Gentleman, b.
1920. Seat — Wolverton Hall, Pershore. Club — Junior

Joscelyn Alban Lechmere, Esq., b. 1871 ; m. 1907, Lily,
d. of John Cassavetti of Myr Hall, Torquay, S. Devon.

Lechmere of Fownhope. Arms and Crest as above.
Motto — " Ducit amor patriae."

Sons of Edmund Sandys Lechmere, Esq., J. P., of

Fownhope Court, co. Hereford, b. 1852 ; d. 1892 ;

m. 1875, Ann Priscilla, d. of Henry Gwynne Vaughan,

Esq., J. P., D.L. :—

Edmund Henry Scudamore Lechmere, Gentleman, b.

1879; m. 1902, Jane Ingram, ygst. d. of Richard Powell

of Tyn-y-derw, Montgomeryshire; and has issue — Jane

Lena; Iris Doreen ; and Winniefred Petunia. Seat —

Fownhope Court, nr. Hereford. Res. — Manor House.

Fownhope, Hereford.

Robert Thomas Lechmere, Gentlemen, b. 1881. Res.—

Arthur Hathuay Lechmere, Gentleman, b. 1882. Res. —

Yr. sons of Thomas Lechmere, Esq., J. P., of Fownhope

Court, b, 1818 ; d. 1882 ; m. 1846, Elizabeth, only d. of

Rev. John Eckley of Credenhill Court, nr. Hereford: —

Arthur Lechmere, Gentleman, b. 1857; m. ; and has

issue — (1) Arthur Eckley Lechmere, Gentleman, b. ;

(2) Herbert Thomas Lechmere, Gentleman, b. ; and

Kate Elizabeth. Res.—

Robert Hughes Lechmere, Gentleman, b. 1864. Res. —

LECKIE (L.O.). Argent, a chevron chequy gules and
of the first, between three roses of the second, barbed and
seeded vert. Mantling gules, doubled argent. Crest — An
anchor in pale, entwined with a cable proper Motto —
" Deus gubernat navem."

Eldest son of Peter Leckie, .Esq. , formerly M.L.C.

British Honduras, of Buskett Fletchwi od, Lyndhurst,

Hants., b. 1839 ; d. 1926 ; m. 1866, Mary Susan, d. of

Rev. David Arthur, D.D., of Stewarton, Scotland : —

Robert Arthur Leckie, Esq., b. 1870; m. 1917, Diamond

Emily, d. of John Pescod, and has issue — -Peter John

Patrick Le-rkie, b. 1919. Estates — Buskett Fletchwood,

Lyndhurst, Hants. ; Downes, Eling, Hants. Town res. —

27 Church Row, London, N.W.3. Club — Wellington.

LECKIE of Sudbury, Ontario (L.O., 19 Jan. 1912).
Argent, on a chevron between three roses gules, barbed
and seeded vert, a spur or. Mantling gules, doubled
argent. Crest — On a wreath of his liveries, an anchor or,
cabled gules. Motto — " Gubernat navem Deus."

Second but eld. surv. son of the late Major Robert

Gilmour Leckie, of ' ' The Lake," Sudbury, Ontario,

Canada, b. 1833 ; d. 1914 ; m. 1868, Sarah, d. of Rev.

John Edwards, Kingston, Ontario : —

Col. John Edwards Leckie, C.M.G., D.S.O., B.Sc, served

S. Africa, and Great War, has Orderof St. Vladimir(Russia),

Order of White Eagle (Serbia), b. 1872. Clubs — Vancouver,

and Union (Victoria, B.C.).




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LECKY (U.O.). Azure, on a chevron between three
roses or, an anchor in pale timbered and cabled of the
field, the escutcheon being encircled by the ribbon of the
Most Honourable Order of the Bath, and pendent there-
from his Badge as a Companion thereof. Mantling gules,

doubled argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours,
a boar's head erased proper. Badge — On a leek argent,
a key gules. Standard — Per fesse of his livery colours

azure and or. Motto — " Deus navem gubernat." Livery
— Blue and gold.

Son of Squire Thornton Stratford Lecky, Esq.,

Commander Royal Naval Reserve, formerly of Her

Majesty's Indian Navy, Knight of the Portuguese

Royal Holy and Military Order of Christ, of Bally-

holland House, Holy wood, co. Down, Ireland,

b. 1838 ; d. 1902 ; m. 1878, Elizabeth Susan, d. of

William Halton Henderson, of Walton-on-Hill,

Liverpool: —

Halton Stirling Lecky, Esq., C.B. (Civil 1919),

Captain R.N. (ret.), Albert Medallist (1900), Officer of

the Royal Order of the Saviour of Greece (1918), Chevalier

of the Legion of Honour (1919), served South African

War, and Great War 1914-18 (despatches), b. 1878 ;

m. 1908, Agnes, d. of Douglas Richmond Close,

of Uffculme, Devonshire, and has issue — Holland
Pembroke Lecky, Gentleman, b. 1923 ; Ian Cecil Hamil-
ton Browne Lecky, Gentleman, b. 1924 ; Barbara
Wellesley ; Charity' Melvill ; Diamond Davina ; Eliza-
beth Cowan ; Faithful Henderson ; and Greta Diana.
Estates — Houses and land in City of Londonderry.
Postal address — 7 Tudor Road, Upper Norwood, London,
S.E.i 9. Clubs — United Service, The Navy, Union

LECKY (U.O.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, argent, a chevron
between in chief a rose between two mullets, and in base a
rose all gules (for Lecky) ; 2 and 3, argent, on a saltire
argent, between four bucks' heads erased gules, a. buck

salient between four mullets or (for McCullum). Mantling
gules and argent. Crest— On a wreath of the colours, a
boar's head erased proper (for Lecky). Motto — " Deo soli

Eldest son cf Hugh Lecky, Esq., of Beardiville, co.
Antrim, b. 1839 ; d. 1913 ; m. 1876, Rebecca Mary, d.
of Robert Crookshank, of Glenmanus House, Port-
rush : —
Hugh Lecky, Esq., J. P. co. Antrim, M.A. (Dublin).
Capt. (ret.) 10th Batt. R. Dublin Fusiliers, b. 1880; m,
1916, Frances, d. of James Dinsdale. Estates in cos.
Antrim, Cork, and Londonderry. Seat — Beardiville, cj.
Ant im.

man, Honorary Doctor of Laws of the Universities of
Dublin, Glasgow, and St. Andrews, Honorary Doctor of
Civil Law of the University of Oxford, Honorary Doctor
of Literature of the University of Cambridge. Born
March 26, 1838, being the eldest son of the late John

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