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Hartpole Lecky, Esq., J. P., by his wife Mary Anne,
dau. of W. E. Tallents of Newark-on-Trent. Armorial
hearings — Quarterly, 1 and 4, gules, a chevron between
three roses argent (for Lecky) ; 2 and 3, gules, a chevron
embattled argent, on a chief of the last a torteau
between two lions' heads erased sable. Upon the es-
cutcheon is placed a helmet befitting his degree, with a
Mantling gules and argent ; and for his Crest, upon a
wreath of the colours, an anchor in pale proper, cabled or
and gules, surmounted by a boar's head erased and erect
azure ; with the Motto, ' ' Gubernat navem Deus. " Married,
June 1870, the Baroness de Dedem, daughter of Baron de
Dedem, Lieutenant-General in the Dutch Service. Estates
— Ballyvale, &c. , in the county of Carlow ; Kilbracken, in
Queen's County. Club — Athenaeum.

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LEDLIE of St. Louis, U.S.A. (Confn. U.O. 1914).
Sable, a boar's head erased argent, between three bezants.
Mantling sable and argent. Crest— On a wreath of the

LEE (H. Coll.) Argent, on a fesse couped between
three crescents sable, as many hawks' lures or. Crest —
Upon a wreath of the colours, upon an eagle's leg fessewise
erased at the thigh, the claws to the sinister azure, a falcon

colours, in front of a crozier in bend sinister or, a rani'
head couped argent, armed or, charged with a trefoil
slipped vert. Motto — " Fortitudo et lenitudo." Livery —
Green, with white facings and white stockings.

Son of James Hewitt Ledlie, Brig.-Gen. U.S. Army,

served in the Civil War 1861-5, b. 1832 ; d. 1882 ; m.

1858, Catherine, d. of Abraham Hees: —

Charles Hees Ledlie, Gentleman, b. 1861 ; m. 1885,

Elizabeth Lucas, d. of J. B. Johnson ; and has issue — John

Stephen Ledlie, Gentleman, served Great War 1917-18 as

Lieut. U.S.A. Res., b. 1886 [m. 1920, Edna Earl Ballew].

Res. — 4446 Westminster Place, St. Louis, Mo., U.S.A.


LEE (H. Coll., 26 Feb. 1918). Argent, two chev-
ronels between three leopards' faces sable, in the
centre point an inescutcheon chequy or and purpure.
Crest — On a naval coronet or, a leopard's face sable.
Supporters — On the dexter side, a female figure proper,
habited argent, hair band azure, and mantle flowing pur-
pure, holding in the exterior hand a sheaf of wheat also
proper ; on the sinister side, a female figure proper, habited
argent, hair band azure, mantle flowing and charged on
the breast with a Latin cross gules, holding in the exterior
hand a grenade or. Motto — " Pro patria omnia."

Younger son of Rev. Melville Lee, Rector of Brid-
port, Dorset, b. 1828 ; d. 1870 ; m. 1852, Emily, d.
of Thomas Dicker, of Lewes : —
Rt. Hon. Sir Arthur Hamilton Lee, P.C., G.C.S.I.,
G.B.E., K.C.B., Viscount Lee of Fareham (25 Nov. 1922),
of Bridport, Dorset, Baron Lee of Fareham (9 July 19 18)'
Col. (ret.) R.A., J.P., F.S.A., F.R.I.B.A. (Hon.), M.P.'
Fareham, Hants., 1900-18, Civil Lord of Admiralty,
I903-5f Pari. Sec. Min. of Munitions, 1915-16, Dir.-
General Food Production 1917-18, Minister Agriculture
and Fisheries 191 9-21 ; First Lord of the Admiralty
1919-21; British Delegate at Washington 1921, served
Great War 1914-15 (despatches twice), b. 1868; m. 1899,
Ruth, Lady of Grace of the Order of the Hospital of St'
John of Jerusalem, d. of the late John G. Moore, of New
York. Res. — White Lodge, Richmond Park. Clubs —
Athenaeum, United Service.

belled or, legged gules, twined round the body and neck
by a hawk's lure sable. Motto— " Fide et constantia."
Livery — White or grey cloth, with black cuffs, collar, and

Sons of the Rev. Frederick George Lee, Student of
Civil Law of the University of Oxford, Doctor of
Divinity, and formerly Fellow of the Society of Anti-
quaries, sometime Vicar of All Saints', Lambeth, b.
January 6, 1832; d. 1902; m. June 9, 1859, Elvira
Louisa (who died Sept. 1, 1890), fourth and youngest
d. of the Rev. Joseph Duncan Ostrehan, B.A. of the
University of Oxford, Vicar of Creech St. Michael, in
the co. of Somerset : —
Frederick Reginald Benedict Duncan Lee, Esq.,
M.B.E., V.D., M.A. Oxon. 1891, Lt.-Col. I.D.F. Force of
India, b. July 2, 1861 ; m. 1902, Mary Morv\enna, d. and
h. of Cornelius Cardew ; an:l has issue — Leonard Staveley
Lee, Gentleman, b. 1903; Mary Cecilia ; Margery Ellen;
and Minnie Agnes. Res. — 50 Alma Vale, Clifton, Bristol.
The late Gordon Ambrose de Lisle Lee, Esq., C.B.,
CV.O. ( t .v.).

Leonard Miles Henry Lee, Gentleman, b. Feb. 24, 1867 ;
m. 1908, Gwladys Ada, d. of Walter North. Res. —
8 Pensford Avenue, Kew, Surrey.

Esq., C.B., C.V.O., Bluemantle Pursuivant of Arms
1889-1905, York Herald of Arms 1905-23, Norroy
King of Arms 1923-27, Clarenceux King of Arms
1927, Secretary to the Earl Marshal (the Duke of
Norfolk, K.G.). Born July n, 1863, being the second
son of the late Rev. Frederick George Lee, D.D. , sometime
Vicar of All Saints', Lambeth, by his wife Elvira Louisa,
youngest daughter of the Rev. Joseph Duncan Ostrehan,
sometime Vicar of Creech St. Michael, in the county of
Somerset. Armorial bearings— Argent, on a fesse couped
between three crescents sable, as many hawks' lures or,
impaling the arms of Wallace, namely gules, semee-de-lys
or, a lion rampant argent, within a bordure compony azure
and of the third. Crest— Upon an eagle's leg fessewise
erased at the thigh, the claw to the sinister azure, a falcon
belled or, legged gules, twined round the body and neck
by a hawk's lure sable. Motto — "Fide et constantia."
Slanied, August 8, 1888, Rose Mary (d. 1922), elder
daughter of Robert Cyril Wallace, sometime Secretary
to the Earl Marshal ; and died Sept. 12, 1927, having
had Issue — Mary Flora, d. 1910.

LEE (H. Coll.). Azure, on a pile nebulv or, three
leopards' faces in fesse counterchanged. Mantling azure
and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, in front of a
demi-lion proper, holding between the paws an escutcheon




or, charged with a leopard's face azure, three bezants fesse-
wise. Motto — " Nil desperandum."

Sons of Edward Lee, Esq., Solicitor, a Member of the
Commission of Lieutenancy for the City of London.
b. 1839; d. 1909; m. 1871, Adelaide, d. of Myer
Harris : —
Myer Barnett Lee, Solicitor, b. 1873. Address — 8 Lau-
rence Pountney Hill, Cannon Street, E.C.4.

Albert Edward Louis Lee, Gentleman, b. 1875. Res.—
Buenos Ayres, Argentina.

Percy Vivian Lee, Gentleman, b. 1879. Res.— 15 Cedar
House, Cheniston Gardens, Kensington, W.8.

Cyril Goldney Lee, Gentleman, b. 1890. Res.— 26 Ash-
worth Mansions, Elgin Avenue, W.9.

LEE of Broad Oak. co. Flint (H. Coll.). Azure, three
bus argent, surmounted by a bend compony or and gules,
on a chief of the second, two oak trees fructed and
eradicated proper. Mantling azure and argent. Crest-
On a wreath of the colours, a bear statant sable,
muzzled and lined or, the paws embrued gules. Motto —
" Fide et constant ia."

Only son of Joseph Henry Lee, Esq., J. P. Flints., ot

Redbrook House, nr. Whitchurch, b. 1823; d. 1897;

m. 1854, Isabella Roy, eld. d. of Alexander Meldrum

of Kincaple, Fifesh., N.B. : —
Joseph Henry Warburton Warburton-Lee, Esq,, J. P. and
(1913) High Sheriff Flintsh., M.A. (Oxon.).Barrister-at-Law
(assumed by Deed Poll the additional surname of Warbur-
ton), b. 1855 ; m. 1885, Emmeline Vernon, ygst. d. of
Joseph Taylor Armitage, J. P., D.L., of Highroyd, Yorks. ;
and has had issue — (1) Philip Warburton Lee, Esq.,
Capt. R.F.A. b. 1892; killed in action 1917; (2) Bernard
Armitage Warburton Lee, Esq., Lieut. -Comdr. R.N., b.
1895; Violet Warburton [/«. 1909, Joshua Lister Ingham] ;
and Sibyl Vernon [m. 1914, Edward Haffenden]. Seat —
Broad Oak, nr. Whitchurch, Shropshire.

LEE of How Caple Court (H. Coll.). Azure, three bars
or, a bend invected chequy of the last and gules, plain
cottised ermine, in the sinister chief point a bear's head
erase -1 at the neck of the last. Mantling azure and or.

Crest — On a wreath of the colours, a bear passant argent,
collared and chained azure, charged u[_on the body with
two cinquefi ils of the last, resting the dexter foresaw on an
escocheon or, thereon a fleur-de-lis also azure. Motto —
' Patitur qui vincit." Livery — Blue.

Eld. son of Sir Joseph Cocksey Lee, Kt. Bach. , J. P., of
Rossendale, Lanes., Dunham Massey, Cheshire, and
Lea Hurst, co. Derby, b. 1832; d. 1894; m. 1861,
Henrietta Burleigh, d. of Rev. James Hill of Brighton : —
Lennox Bertram Lee, Esq., J. P. and (1915) High Sheriff

co. Hereford, late Lieut. 3rd Batt. Sherwood Foresters, b.
1864 ; m. 1892, Edith Gertrude, d. of Malcolm MacLellan ;
and has had issue — (1) Lennox Cleland Lee Lee, Esq..
Lieut. Irish Gds., b. 1893 '< kil'ed in action 1915 ; (2) Roger
Malcolm Lee Lee, Gentleman, b. 1902; and Janet Claude
Lee [m. 1922, John Edmund Gordon, 4th Dragcon Gds. ;
and has issue]. Seat — How Caj.le Court, Ross, Hereford-
shire. Town res. — 73 Eaton Square, S.W. Clubs — Wind-
ham, Hurlingham.

Sons of Noel Lee, Esq. , Brig.-Gen. E. Lanes. Div. (2nd
son of Sir Joseph C. Lee, see above), b. 1867; d. of
wounds received in action 1915; tn. 1896, Lilian, d. of

of William Barrington Tristram, Esq., [of Fowley,

Hants. : —
Richard Tristram Lee, Gentleman, b. 1904. Res. —
Horsley House, Tilford, Surrey.

Michael Peter Lee, Gentleman, b. 1913.

Yngst. son of Sir Joseph Cocksey Lee : —
Robert Scott Denzil Lee, Esq., b. 1882. Res. —

LEE-DILLON. Quarterly, 1 and 8, quarterly, i. and
iiii. argent, a lion passunt between three crescents gules

argent, a fesse between three
of Quarendon and Ditchley) ;
Lee as before ; 4. argent, a
bordure azure, charged with
(for Sanders of Banbury) ;
on a chevron between three

(for Dillon) ; ii. and 111.
crescents sable (for Lee
2. Dillon as before ; 3.
lion rampant within a
eight fleurs-de-lys or
5. per pale or and azure,

griffins' heads erased, four fleurs-de-lys all counterchanged
(for Pope, Earls of Downe) ; 6. quarterly, argent and
gules, in the second and third quarters a fret or (for
Dutton) ; 7. the royal arms of His Majesty King Charles II,.
debruised by a baton sinister ermine (for Fitz Roy).
Mantling gules and argent. Crest — A demi-lion gules,
holding between the paws an estoile argent. Motto —
" Dum spiro spero."

Son of Rt. Hon. Arthur Edmund Denis Dillon,

16th Viscount Dillon, J.P., D.L., F.R.G.S., b. 1812 ;

d. 1892 ; m. 1843, Ellen, d. of James Adderley : —
Rt. Hon. Harold Arthur Lee-Dillon, C.H., 17th Vis-
count Dillon of Costello Gallen, co. Mayo (16 Mar. 1622)
[Supporters — On either side an angel proper .vested argent,
wings elevated, the dexter with a sash over the shoulder
azure, each holding in the exterior hand a palm branch
proper], M.A,, D.C.L. (Oxford), late Major 4th Batt.
Oxford L.I. , formerly Rifle Bde., b. 1844; m. 1st, 1870,
Julia (d. 1925), d. of Isaac Brock Stanton, C.S., Canada ;
2nd, 1926, Margaret Louisa Everard, d. of Rev. H. E.
B. Ffolkes, and widow of Rev. John E. Philipps. Seat
— Ditchley, Enstone, co. Oxford.

Sons of Hon. Conrad Adderley Dillon, who was




second son of 16th Viscount Dillon, b. 1845 ; d.
1901 ; m. 1872, Ellen Louisa, d. of Sir Henry Dash-
wood, 5th Bart. : —
Maj. Arthur Henry Dillon, b. 1875; m. 1907, Hilda,

widow of Charles Harold Broadbent, and d. of Rt. Hon.

Sir J. Brunner, Bart., P.C. Res. — Barton Lodge, Steeple

Aston, co. Oxford. Clubs — White's, Cavalry.
Col. Eric FitzGerald Dillon, C.M.G., D.S.O., late R.

Munster Fusiliers, b. 188 r ; m. 1907, Norah Juanita

Muriel, d. of Brig.-Gen. Charles Edward Beckett, C.B. ;

and has issue — Michael Eric Dillon, Gentleman, b. 1911 ;

Pamela Louise Eleanor. Res. — 5 Embankment Gardens,

Chelsea, S.W. Club— Travellers'.

LEE-ELLIOTT (H. Coll.) Azure, a bend or, sur-
mounted by a bendlet gules, between in sinister chief a
cross crosslet, and in dexter base a leopard's face
affrontee of the second. Mantling azure and or. Crest
— On a wreath of the colours, a dexter cubit arm grasping
in the hand an arrow in bend sinister or, and charged
with a cross crosslet and a pheon palewise sable. Motto
— " Omnia ad Dei gloriam." Livery — Dark blue and

Sixth son of William Oliver Elliott, Esq., J. P., of

Wentworth House, Dunstable, b. 1830 ; d. 1901 ;

»*• i853i Charlotte Elizabeth, d. of Thomas Ginger,

of Leigh ton Buzzard : —
Rev. David Lee Lee-Elliott, Clerk in Holy Orders,
M.A. (Camb.), b. 1869 ; assumed by Deed Poll 1910,
the additional surname of Lee ; m. 1900, Winifred Theyre,
d. of George W. Willett, D.L., J. P. ; and has issue —
David Lee Theyre Lee-Elliott, Gentleman, b. 1903 ;
Christopher Lee Lee-Elliott, Gentleman, b. 1907 ;
Charlotte Winifred ; Catherine Monica. Res. — The
Old Rectory, Blakeney, Norfolk.

LEE-GRATTAN-GUINNESS(R.L., 28 Feb. 1856 and
10 March 1857, H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, grand
quarters, quarterly i. and iiii., per saltire gules and azure,
a lion rampant or, on a chief ermine a dexter hand couped
at the wrist of the first (Guinness) ; ii. and iii., quarterly or
and gules, in the first quarter a trefoil slipped vert, all
within a bordure azure (Grattan) ; 2 and 3, grand quarters,
argent on a fesse between three crescents sable, a trefoil
slipped or, a canton gules, charged with a lion rampant ot
the first, and a chief of the same, thereon a mullet azure
between two torteaux (the said canton being borne in com-
memoration of descent from the family of Smyth) (Lee).
Mantling 1 gules and or. Crests — 1. en a wreath of the
colours, a boar passant quarterly or and gules (Guinness) ;
3. on a wreath of the colours, on a mount vert, a falcon,
wings elevated, holding in the dexter claw a sceptre all
proper (Grattan) ; 3. on a wreath of the colours, on a pillar
argent, encircled by a ducal coronet or, an eagle preying
on a bird's leg erased proper (Lee). Mottoes (under the
arms) — " Spes mea in Deo'' (Guinness); (over the crest)
— ■" Esse quam videri " (Grattan).

Sons of Rev. William Smyth Lee-Grattan-Guinness of
Beaumont and of Park Annesley, co. Wexford (who by
R. L. , 28 Feb. 1856, assumed the additional arms and
surname of Grattan, and by a second R. L. , 10 March
1857, assumed the surname of Lee in addition to and
before that of Grattan-Guinness), and his wife Susan
Jane, only child and heiress of Benjamin Guinness of
Brookville, co. Dublin : —
Benjamin Lee-Grattan-Guinness, Gentleman, b.

Frederick Darley Lee-Grattan-Guinness, Gentleman,
A . Res. —

LEE -NORMAN (U.O.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, or,
a chevron between three lions' faces gules (for Norman);
2 and 3, argent, a chevron gules, between three leopards'
faces proper (for Lee). Mantling gules and or. Crests —
1. on a wreath of the colours, a lion passant guardant proper
(for Norman); 2. on a wreath of the colours, a demi-lion
rampant, grasping a sceptre all proper. Motto — "Honor
virtutis praemium."

Sons of Luke Alexander Lee-Norman, Esquire, of
Corbollis, Ardee, co. Louth, J. P. and D. L. , High
Sheriff 1881, Vice-Lieut, co. Louth 1897, M.A. Trin.
Coll. , Dublin, b. 1839 ; d. 1918; assumed the additional
surname and arms of Lee by Royal Licence 1876 ;
m. 1873, Frances Charlotte, dau. of the late Rev.
Francis Hewson, Rector of Dunganstown, co. Wick-
low : —

Alexander Henry Lee-Norman, Esq., J. P., D.L. , and
(1922) High Sheriff co. Louth, B.A. (Camb.), b. 1876;
m. 1904, Aiys, eldest d. of Robert Henry Sturrock Reade
of Wilmont, co. Antrim, and has issue — Frances Emily.
Seat — Plymtree Manor, Cullompton, Devon.

Francis Thomas Lee-Norman, Gentleman, b. r887.

LEE- WARNER (H. Coll.). Quarterly, 1 and 4, gules,
a fesse compony or and of the field, between eight billets
of the second (Lee); 2. quarterly, i. and iiii. per pale in-
dented argent and sable ; ii. and iii. azure, a fleur-de-lys
or, differenced by a crescent (Warner) ; 3. vert, a cross
engrailed argent (Whetenhale). Mantling gules and or.
Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours, a squirrel sejant
gules, sitting between two branches of oak fructed proper,
cracking a nut or. Motto—" Non nobis tantum nati."

Sons of Rev. Septimus Henry Lee- Warner, b. i8r9 ;

d. 1870; m. Jane, elde t d. of John Hopkins of lid-
marsh House, co. Berks.: —
Chandos Brydges Lee-Warner, Esq., Major Gloucester
Regt. (ret.), J. P. Hereford [impaling the Arms of Fitz-
Clarence, viz : — Quarterly, 1 and 4, England ; 2. Scotland ;
3. Ireland, the whole debruised by a baton sinister azure,
charged with three anchors or], b. 1863; m. 1899, Lady
Dorothea Augusta FitzClarence, second d. of 2nd Earl of
Munster ; and has issue — Dorothy Jean Mary Essex ; and
Olive Irene Wilhelmina. Res. — Tyberton Court, co. Here-
ford. Club — Jun. Carlton.

Septimus Daniel Launcelot Lee-Warner, Gentleman,
b. 1870. Res. —

Son of Rev. Henry James Lee- Warner of Thorpland

Hall, b. 1802; d. 1885; m. 1835, Anne, d. of Rev.

Henry Nicholas Astley: — ■
Rev. James Lee- Warner, M.A. (Oxford), J. P. Norfolk,
late Rector of Beckley, East Sussex, b. 1836; m. 1874,
Agnes Louisa, d. of Rev. Henry P. Marsham of Rippon
Hall; and has issue— ti) George Lee- Warner, Gentleman,
b. 1875 [m. 1905, Margaret Ogilvie ; and has issue— George
Lee- Warner, Gentleman, b. 1906 ; Edgar Lee- Warner,
Gentleman, b. 1909 ; and Theresa] ; (2) Rev. Alfred Lee-
Warner, M.A. (Oxon.), Rector of Walpole St. Andrew,
Norfolk, b. 1877 [m. 1922, Dorothy Cresswell Eyres, and
has issue — Theodore John Lee- Warner, Gentleman, b.
1922 ; and Penelope Rose] ; (3) Rev. James Lee-Warner, />.
1889 [m. 1921, Margaret Elizabeth Hewlett, and has issue
— Daniel Lee-Warner, Gentleman, b. 1922 ; Nicholas Lee-
Warner, Gentleman, b. 1926; and Sylvia. Res. — Dalby,
Queensland, Australia] ; and Caroline. Estate and post,
add. — Thorpland Hall, Fakenham, Norfolk.

Son of John Lee-Warner, Gentleman, b. 1843 ; d. 1917 ;

in. 1880, Blanche, d. of Henry Hall Dare:—
Harry Granville Lee- Warner, Esq., D.S.O. , M.C. , Maj.
R.F.A., b. 1883; m. 1917, Audrey, d. of Robert W. Hall
Dare, of Newtownbarry House, Ireland, and has issue-
John Lee-Warner, Gentleman,/^. 1919; Robert Lee-Warner,
Gentleman, b. 1924 ; and 1 dau. Club — Army and Navy.

Son of Edward Lee-Warner, Gentleman, of Denton

House, b. 1845; d. 1927; m. 1884, Matia Harvey, d.

of Onley Savill-Onley of Stisted Hall, Essex: —
Edward Henry Lee-Warner, Esq., Capt. (ret.) R.F.A.,
b. 1887; m. 1916, Iris Beryl, d. of Arthur Wykeham
Cornwallis ; and has issue — Anne Lavender ; Joanre
Gracianne. Res. — Denton House, Harleston, Norfolk.
Club — Jun. Carlton.

Son of Philip Henry Lee- Warner, Esq., b. 1877; d.

1925 ; m. 1907, Mary King, second d. of Gen. Thomas

Sherwin of Boston, U.S.A.: —
Henry Philip Lee- Warner, Gentleman, b. 1912. Res. —
Castle Cottage, Bletchingley, Redhill, Surrey.

Sons of Sir William Lee-Warner, G.C.S.I. (1910),

Hon. LL.D. (Camb.), J. P. co. Surrey, late Bombay

Civ. Service, Member of Council of India 1902, M.A.

(Camb.), b. 1846; d. 1914 ; m. 1876, Ellen Paullina, d.

of Gen. Henry William Holland, C.B. :—
William Hamilton Lee- Warner, Esq., b. 1880; m. 1926,
Mrs. Gladys Beck.

Roland Paul Lee- Warner, Esq., b. 1892.

LEECH (U.O.). Ermine, a trefoil vert, on a chief in-
dented gules, three ducal coronets or. Mantling- vert and
argent. Crest — Out of a ducal coronet or, charged with a
trefoil vert, an arm erect proper, grasping a snake environed
about the arm also vert. Motto—" Virtute et valore."

Sons of Henry Brougham Leech, Gentleman, M.A. ,
LL.D., Fellow of Gonville and Caius Coll., and of
Queen's Inns, Barrister-at-Law, Regius Prof, of Laws




(Trin. Coll., Dub.), Chief Registrar of Deeds and
Registrar of Titles in Dublin, b. 1843; d. ; m.

1875, Annie Louisa, d. of William Garbois : —

Arthur Graves Leech, Esq., D.S.O., Lt.-Col. (ret.) R.A.,
served Great War (despatches, D.S.O.), Legion of Honour,
b. 1877; m. 1911, Amy Mary (from whom he obtained a
divorce 1920), d. of Charles Booth of Woolwich. Postal
address —

Henry Brougham Leech, Gentleman, M.D. , b. 187U.
Address — County Asylam, Halton, Warwick.

William John Leech, Gentleman, b. 1881.

Cecil John Farran Leech, Gentleman, /'. 1882.

Sons of Rev. John Leech of Cloonconra, co. Mayo,
M.A., D.D., b. 1808; d. 1889; m. 1839, Mary, d. of
William Darley of St. John's, co. Dublin : —

Joseph Farran Leech, Gentleman, b. 1845; m. 1st,
1879, Beatrice Jane (d. 1887), d. of James Seccombe of
Trenodden, co. Cornwall, by whom he has issue — Beatrice
Mary Seccombe, 2nd, 1888, Alice Elizabeth, d. of Rev.
Joseph Walker, M.A. , Rector of Gt. Billing, and giand-
dau. of Adm. Sir William Carroll, K.C.B. ; and has issue
— (1) Hugh Ausdell Farran Leech, Gentleman, b. 1889
\m. 191 1, Margarita, d. of Joseph Michlin of Rostov-on-
Don, Russia]; (2) Cecil Darley Farran Leech, Gentleman,
b. 1892; (3) Noel Lesle Farran Leech, Gentleman, b. 1902;
and Sylvia Louise Ruthven. Res. —

Frederick John Leech, Gentleman, b. 1847; m. 1877,
Lily, d. of Rev Canon Wolseley, Rector of Kilrush ; and
has issue — John Wolseley Leech, Gentleman, M.D. (Dub.),
b. (Address — County Asylum, Devizes, Wilts.) ; Grace

Elizabeth Mary; and Muriel. Res. — Enniscorthy, co.

Graves Atkinson Leech, Gentleman, B.A. (Trin. Coll.,
Dub.), b. 1850; tn 1st, 1878, Annie (d. 1892), d. of David
Smyth of Gallony House and Artegervan ; 2nd, Edith, d. of
Very Rev. A. H. Leech; and has issue (by 1st mar.) —
Elizabeth Mary Rachel [w. 1913, Reginald M'Clintock
Dix] ; and Margaret Grace; and (by 2nd mar.) Eleanor
Mary. Res. — Danesfield, Clontarf, co. Dublin.

dented of the last,

Ermine, a rose gules, on a chief in-
three ducal coronets or. Mantling'

est venerabilis." Livery — Maroon, red and white striped

waistcoat, gilt buttons.

Son of John Henry Leech, Gentleman, F. R.G.S. ,
F. L.S. , F. Z.S. , Lord of the Manor of Hurdcott and
Barford, by his wife Beatrice Ellen, only child of Ben-
jamin Leatt Nias of Philadelphia, U.S.A. : —
John Cyril Leech, Gentleman, b. 1890. Res. —

LEEDS, Duke of, see OSBORNE.

LEEDS of Croxton Park. Argent, a fesse gules,
between three eagles displayed sable, a bordure wavy
of the second. Mantling gules and argent. Crest — A
staff raguly fessewise vert, thereon a cock gules, wings
expanded, combed, wattled, beaked, and legged or, the
whole debruised by a bendlet sinister ermine. Motto —
" Vigilate."

Sons of William Henry Arthur St. John Leeds, I.C.S.,
b. 1864 ; d. 1917 ; m. 1897, Edith Mabel, d. of Maj.-
Gen. Jackson Muspratt-Williams, of Fernyhurst,
Cheltenham : —

Sir Reginald Arthur St. John Leeds, 6th Bart. (31 Dec.
1812) of Croxton Park, Cambs., late Lieut. R.N., and
Flying Officer R.A.F., b. 1899; s. his cousin 1924; m.
1926, Etheleen Winnaretta, d. of Paris Singer, Esq., and
has issue — George Graham Mortimer Leeds, Esq., b. 1927.
Res. — 57A Cadogan Square, S.W.3. Clubs — White's,
Army and Navy.

Geoffrey Arthur Hugh Anthony Leeds, Esq., b. ign.

LEEMING. Per chevron argent and ermine, a chevron"
gules, in chief an oak-branch fnicted and slipped proper
between two roses gules, barbed and seeded also proper,
and in base a cross potent azure. Mantling gules
and argent. Crest — Upon a wreath of the colours,
between two crosses potent azure, a dexter arm embowed in

tjules and argent. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, an
arm erect proper, grasping a snake vert. Motto ' ' Virtus

armour, the hand grasping a sword all proper, charged
with two oak-leaves, the one above and the other below
the elbow vert. Motto — "In hoc signo vinces." Livery
(undress) — Drab coat and overcoat piped with scarlet,
scarlet collar and cuffs, scarlet waistcoat, silver buttons ; (full-
dress) white coat and vest with scarlet facings and lace, silver
buttons, claret-coloured plush breeches, silver buckles and
garters, and white silk stockings.

Son of Harry Heatley Leeming, b. 1867 ; d. ;

m. : —

John Leeming, Gentleman, /'. . Res. —




LEEMING (H. Coll.). Per chevron or and azure, a
wieath of oak vert, between two estoiles in chief of the
second and a cross patonce in base of the first. Mantling'

azure and or. Crest — On a wreath of the colours, upon a
rock proper, a cross patcnce or, between two ostrich
feathers. Motto — " Gaide bien la foy."

Sons of Richard Learning, Esq., J. P. Lanes., b. 1817 ;

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