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LATCOCK, Lieut.-Col. (temp. Brigadier-Gen.)
Sir Joseph Frederick, K.C.M.G., D.S.O.,
of Wiseton, Nottingliamsliire ; and of Low
Gosfortli House, Northumberland. — Cr.
Only son of Eobert Laycock, Esq., a J.P. and D.L. for
Notts (High Sheriff 1878); M.P. for N. Lincolnshire
1880-1, of Low Gosforth House, who d. 1881, by Annie,
(who m. 2ndly 1887 Lord D'Arcy Godolphin Osborne,
who d. 1895), 2nd dau. of the late Christian Augustus
Henry AUhusen, Esq., of Stoke Court, Buckingham-
shire; b. 1867; m. 1902 Katharine Mary, 3rd dau. of
the Hon. Hugh Henry Hare, and has, with other issue,
a son, » Eobert Edward, b. 1907. Sir Joseph Laycock,
who was educated at Eton, and served on the Staff of
the Cav. Div., S. Africa, 1889-1900, is a Magistrate
for Nottinghamshire (High Sheriff 1906), an Hon.
Capt. in the Army, Lieut.-Col. Nottinghamshire
E.H.A., T.F., T.D., and temp. Brigadier-Gcn. E.A.,
and was temp. Col. E.A. 1916-17; has the Eussian
Order of St. Stanislas, 3rd Class, with Swords, and the
French Croix de Gn&rie.— Wiseton, near Bawiry ;
White's, and Brooks's Clubs, s.w. ; Turf Club, w.

LAYLAND-BARRATT, Sir Francis, Bart., of
Tregarne Lodge, St. Austell, Cornwall. —
Cr. 1908.
Only son of Francis Barratt, Esq., of St. Austell and
Plymouth, who d. 1881, by Anna Michell, elder dau.
of the late John Pascoe Bennetts, Esq., J.P. ; b. 1860 ;
m. 1884 Frances, a Lady of Grace of the Order of St.
John of Jerusalem, eldest dau. of the late Thomas
Layland, Esq., of Stonehouse, Wallasey, Cheshire,
Francis Layland-Barratt, who was educated privately
and at Trinity Hall, Cambridge (B.A. and LL.B. 1883
M.A. 1886), and assumed by royal license, 1895, the
prefix surname of Layland, is a J.P., D.L. and C. Aid.
for Cornwall(High Sheriff 1897),a J.P. for Devonshire,
and Commodore of the R. Cornwall Yacht Club ; sat as
M.P. for the Torquay Div. of Devonshire 1900-Nov.
1910 and for the St. Austell Div. of Cornwall
1915-18. — Tregarne Lodge. St. Austell, Cornwall;
The Red House, Cromer; The Manor House, Torquay ;
Eejorm Club, s.w. ; R. Thames Yacht Club, w. ; 68,
Cadogan Square, s.w.

Heir, his son Francis Henry_GodoIpliin, M.O., Lieat._Grcna-

LEA, Sir (Thomas) Sydney, Bart., of T

Larches, Worcestershire. — Cr. 1892.

Elder son of Sir Thomas Lea, 1st Bart., by Louey, \

d. 1910, dau. of the late William Birch, Esq.,


Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire ; b. 1867 ; s.
1902- m. 1896 Mary Ophelia, eldest dau. of Eobert
Woodward, Esq., of Arley Castle, Worcestershire.
Sir Sydney Lea, who was educated at Charterhouse
and at Clare Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1888, LL.B 1889,
M.A. 1892), is a Magistrate for Worcestershire-
Residence: Dunley Hall, Siourport, Worcestershire;,
New University Club, s.w.

Heir, bis sonTliomas Olaucle Harris, b. 1901.

LEA, the Rev. Thomas Simcox, formerly of
Astley Hall, Worcestershire.
Eldest son of the Rev. Frederic Simcox Lea, of Astley
Hall, who d. 1893, by Elizabeth Catherine, who d.
1899*, 2nd dau. of the late Rev. Henry Clark, Vicar of
Harmston, Lincolnshire; b. 1857; m. 1899 Mary, 2nd
dau. of the late James Gay, Esq., of Aylsham, Norfolk,
and has a son, John Maurice, b. 1904. Dr. Lea, who
was educated at Haileybury and at Hertford Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1880, M.A. 1883, B.D. 1905, D.D. 1910),
is Vicar of St. Austell, Cornwall.— Tfe Vicarage, St.
Austell, Cornwall.

LEACH, Major-Gen. Sir Edmund, K.C.B.—
Cr. 1907.

Sixth son of Henry Leach, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of
Corston, Pembrokeshire, who d. 1864, by Elizabeth,
who d. 1861, dau. of the late William Owen Brigstocke,
Esq., of Blaenpant, Cardiganshire; b. 1836; m. 1869
Frances Elizabeth, 2nd dau. of the late William Henry
Tnce, Esq. Sir Edmund Leach, wlio was educated at
the R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst, is a Major-Gen. ret., late
The Queen's Own E. West Kent Eegt., of which he is
Col., and was Assistant Adjutant-Gen. E. District
1886-91, and commanded the troops in Barbados
1894-5; has the Order of the Oemanieh, 4th Class.—
Aritiy and Navy Club, s.w. ; 27, Thurloe Square, s.w.

LEACH, Elizabeth Mart, Lady.

Eldest dau. of Sir Thomas Sebastian Bazley, 2nd Bart.,
who d. 1919, by Elizabeth, who d. 1890, 2nd dau. of
the late Eobert Gardner, Esq., of Chaseley, Manchester ;
m. 1883 Gen. Sir Edward Pemberton Leacli, V.C, ret.,
late E.E., who commanded the troops at Assuan
1886-7, the Egyptian Frontier Field Force 1887, the
Belfast Dist. 1900-2, and the 9th Div., 3rd Army
Corps, 1902-5, was Gen. Officer Coramanding-in-Chief
the Scottish Command 1905-9, and who was cr.
K.C.V.O. 1906, K.C.B. 1909, and d. 1913.— 3, Egcrton
Place, s.w.

LEACH, Major-Gen. Sir John, K.C.V.O.— Cr.
Second son of Thomas Leach, Esq., J.P., Barrister-at-
Law, of Seaford Lodge, Eyde, Isle of Wight, who d.
1881, by Caroline Eliza, who d. 1919, eldest dau. of
the late Col. Agnew Champain, 9th (Norfolk) Eegt. ;
b. 1848 ; m. 1878 Agnes, dau. of the late Henry Beck,
Esq., of Heme Bay, Kent, and widow of Major Eichard
Manuel Sewell, Indian Army. Sir John Leach, who was
educated at the E. Mil. Academy. Woolwich, is a Major-
Gen, ret., late E.A. ; commanded the Woolwich District
1904-5, and was Commander Coast Defences (Ply-
mouth), Southern Command, 1905-8.— Naval and
Military Club, w.

LEACH, Dame Florence Edith Victoria,
D.B.E.— Cr. 1919.

Eldest dau. of Lieut.-Col. Wilfred Fitzalan Way,
who d. 1905, by Henrietta Mary, eldest dau. of
Col. A. E. Ross; m. 1895 Col. (temp. Brigadier-Gen.)
Henry Edmund Burleigh Leach, C.B., C.M.G., late S.
Wales Borderers, Deputy Director of Personal Services
at the War Office. Dame Florence Leach, who was




formerly Controllei" of Inspection, is ControlIer-in-Chief
Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps. — 3, The Croft,
Tenby, Pembrokeshire ; 21, Cambridge Street, w.

LEACH, Mrs., of Corston, Pembrokeshire.

Mary, 2nd dau. of Francis Edwardes Lloyd, Esq., of ,
Plls Gil-y-bebyll, Glamorganshire, wlio d. 186.5, by j
Harriet. Goodwin, dau. of the late William Page, Esq.;
m. 1867 Henry Leach, Esq., of Corston, a J.P. fori
Pembrokeshire (High Sheriff 1885), who was formerly
Hon. Lieut.-Col. Pembroke Yeo. Cav., previously Capt.
45th Regt., and who d.s.p. 1905. — Corston, Pembroke.
Heir, her late husband's brother Robert Owen (-1th son of
Henry Leach, Esq., D.L., of Oorston, who d. 1864, by Eliza-
beth, who d. 1861, dau. of the late William Owen Brig-
Btocke, Esq., of Blaenpant, Cardiganshire) ; a Rear-Adm.
ret.; 6.1832; m. 1869 Mary Helen Thornhill, youngest
surviving d.ia. of the late Oapt. "William Donaldson Davies,
Queen's Bays.

LEADBITTER, Capt. Nicholas Augustine
Graham, of Flass Hall, co. Durham.

Youngest and younger surviving son of Col. Matthew
Edward Leadbitter-Smith (whose father assumed the
additional surname of Smith by royal license 1834 on
s. to Flass Hall), J.P. and D.L., late 4th Batt. Durham
L.L, of Flass Hall, who d. 1917, by Adela Alice,
who d. 1897, dau. of the late Lieut.-Col. William Henry
Graham, Bengal Engineers; b. 1880; m. 1913Francesca
Mary Josephine, eldest dau. of Charles Frederick
Casella, Esq., of Hove, Sussex. Capt. Leadbitter, who
was educated at Ushaw, co. Durham, and at St.
Augustine's, Ramsgate, and dropped the additional
surname of Smith 1913, is Capt. 3rd Batt. Durham L.I.
and temp. Major Labour Corps. — Flass Hall, Durham.

LEADBITTER, Thomas Francis, Esq., of
Warden, Northumberland.
Second son of Thomas Leadbitter, Esq., of Staple Inn,
London, who d. 1874 (by Frances, who d. 1870, dau. of
the late John Graham, Esq., of Low House, Arma-
thwaite), and grandson of Nicholas Leadbitter, Esq., of
Warden, who d. 1826; b. 1839 ; m. 1872 Matilda, who
d. 1910, dau. of Joseph Thomas Savory, Esq., of
Wendover, Bucks, and has had, with other issue, a
son, Francis John Graham, temp. Lieut. King's R.
Eifle Corps ; b. 1881 ; in. 1908 Teresa Clotilde,
younger dau. of Miguel Del Riego, Esq., and d. (killed
in action) 1917, leaving a son, » Jasper Michael, b.
1912. Mr. Leadbitter was admitted a Solicitor 1861. —
Warden, near Hexham, Northumberland.

LEADER, William Nicholas, Esq., of Ros-
nalee, and Dromagh Castle, co. Cork.
Elder son of William Leader, Esq., J.P., of Rosna-
lee, who d. 1861, by Dorothea (who d. 1896, having ;«.
2ndly 18 — , as his 1st wife, the Very Rev. James
MacEwen, D.D., Dean of Ardfert, co. Kerry, who d.
1911), 2nd dau. of the late Richard McGillycuddy, The
McGillycuddy, of The Reeks, CO. Kerry ; b. 1853; m.
1881 the Hon. Eleanor CharlotteBurkeRoche.eldestdau.
of Edmund, 1st Lord Fermoy. Mr. Leader, who was
educated at Harrow and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge
(B.A. 1876), and was formerly Lieut. R. Scots Greys, is
a J.P. and D.L. for co. Cork, and was High Sheriff
1908. — Dromagh Castle, Banteer, co. Cork; Carlton
Club, s.w. ; Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

and has issue.

LEADER, of Keale House, co. Cork.


LEAHY, Mrs., of Southhill, co. Kerry.

Agnes Caroline, younger dau. of the late Thomas

Elmer Herenden Cole, Esq., of Doddington, Cam-

: bridgeshire, and of Wingland Cottage, Norfolk ; m.

1906 John White Leahy, Esq., B.A. Oxford, of South-
hill, a J.P. and D.L. forco. Kerry (High SheriffI877),
who d. 1907. — Southhill, Killarnei/, co. Kerry.

LEAKE, John BYRES-, Esq., formerly of
Rockside, Devon.
Youngest son of Henry Leake, Esq., of Summerfield,
Kent, who d. 1888, by Jane, dau. of the late George
Wright, Esq. ; b. 1854 ; m. 1st 1885 Stuart, who d. 1904,
2nd dau. of tlie late George Moir-Byres, Esq., J.P., of
Tonley, Aberdeenshire; 2ndly 1906 Maud Winifred
Doane, youngest dau. of the late Rev. Charles Thorn-
ton Forster, M.A., Vicar of Hinxton, Cambridgeshire,
and has 2 dans. Mr. Byres-Leake, who assumed by
deed-poll, on the death of his fiither-in-law Mr. Moir-
Byres, 1890, the prefix surname of Byres, is a J.P.
for Devonshire, and was formerly a Capt. R. North
Devon Hussars Yeo. Cav. — Frant Lodge, Tunbridge
Wells ; Cavalry Club, w.

LEAKE. See Martin-Leake.

LEARMONTH. See Livingsione-Learmonth.

LEATHAM, Arthur William, Esq., formerly
of Miserden Park, Gloucestershire.
Eldest son of Edward Aldam Leatham, Esq., of
Miserden Park, who d. 1900, by his 1st wife Mary
Jane, who d. 1891, only dau. of the late John Fowler,
Esq., of Elm Grove, Melksham, Wilts; *. 1852;-ot.
1881 Mary Elise, only dau. of the late Henry Martyn
Kennard, Esq., of Kersehill, Stirlingshire, and has, with
other issue, a son, Robert Edward Kennard, D.S.O.,
Major and Brevet Lieut.-Col. Grenadier Guards and
temp. Lieut.-Col. Guards' M.G. Regt.; b. 1885; m.
1916 Menda, only dau. of the late Ambrose M. Ralli,
Esq., and widow of Capt. Lord Arthur Vincent Hill,
Irish Guards, and has a son Michael William Thomas,
b. 1917. Mr. Leatham is a Magistrate for Gloucester-
shire (was on the roll for High Sheriff for 1915).—
Arthur's Club, s.w. ; Smalljield Place, Surrey.

LEATHAM, Samuel Gurnet, Esq., of Hems-i
vforth Hall, Yorkshire.
Eldest son of William Henry Leatham, Esq., of Hems-
worth Hall, who d. 1889, by Priscilla, who d. 1887, 4th
dau. of the late Samuel Giirney, Esq., of West Ham,
Essex; b. 1840; m. 1867 Annie Gertrude, who (^. 1915,
3rd dau. of the late John Frederic La Trobe Bate-
man, Esq., of Moor Park, Surrey, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Eustace La Trobe, C.B., Capt. R.N., an
Officer of the Legion of Honour and a Comm. of the
Belgian Order of the Crown ; has the Russian Order
of St. Anne and the Japanese Order of the Rising Sun ;
b. 1870; m. 1908 Helen Mary, only dau. of Andrew
Gillon, Esq., of Edinburgh, and has, with other issue,
a sou, * Andrew Gurney, b. 1912. Mr. Leatham is
a Magistrate for the W. Riding of Yorkshire.— //e«is-
worthHall, Wakefield; Carlton Club, s.^s.

LEATHER, Major Gerard Frederick Towleb-
TON, of Middleton Hall, Northumberland.
Eldest son of Frederick John Leather, Esq., J.P., of
Middleton Hall, who d. 1890, by Gertrude Elizabeth
Sophia, who d. 1918, youngest dau. of the late Rev.
Charles Walters, M.A., Vicar of Wardington, Oxford-
shire; b. 1865; m. 1891 Margaret Ethel, only dau. of
the late Victor Coates, Esq., D.L., of Glantoran, co.
Down, and Rathmore, co. Antrim, and has, with other
issue, a son, * Ralph Towlerton, A.F.C., Capt. Warwick-
shire Yeo. and R.A.F. ; educated at Eton; b. 1892.
Major Leather, who was educated at Rugby, is a
Magistrate for Northumberland and Major late North-
umberland Fusiliers. — Middleton Hall, Belford, North-
umberland; United Service Club, g.w.





LEATHER-CULLBT, Mrs., of Fowberry
Tower, Northumberland.
Jane Darling, a Lady of Grace of tlie Order of
St. John of Jerusalem, only child of George CuUey,
Esq., C.B., of Fowberry Tower, who d. 1893, by Jane
Arimdell St. Aubyn, who d. 18&7, dau. of the late
William Arthur Woodcock, Esq.; m. 1878 Arthur
Hugo Leather, Esq., a Magistrate for Northumberland,
who assumed by royal license, 1896, the additional
surname of Gulley. — Fowberry Tower, Belford ; Resi-
dence: Fowherry-Hetton, Belford, Northumberland.
Heir Pres., her uncle Thomas William Darling-Barker, Esq.

(youngest son of George Darling, Eaq., of Fowberry Tower,

who rf. 1860, by Helen, who d. 1884, dau. of the late Capt.

Thomas Massou, R.A., of Seaview House, St. Andrews),

i. 1847.

LEATHES, Major Heebert de Mussenden, of
Herringfleet Hall, Suffolk.
Elder surviving son of Col. Hill Mussenden Leathes,
J.P., late letNorfolk R.G.A. Vols., of Herringfleet Hall,
who d. 1915, by Mary Louisa, who d. 1908, dau. of
the late James Duncan Thomson, Esq., J.P. and D.L.,
of Sunny Bank, Breconshire; b. 1863; m. 1896 Agnee
Isabel, dau. of the late Archibald John Stephens, Esq.,
Q.C., LL.D., Recorder of Winchester, and has, with
other issue, a son, *John Duncan de Mussenden,
Lieut. E.N. ; b. 1896. Major Leathes, who was
educated at Haileybury Coll., at Malvern Coll., and
at the R. Agricultural Coll., Cirencester, and was
formerly Capt. 3rd Batt. Durham L.I., Capt. and Hon.
Major 3rd Batt. Yorkshire Regt., Capt. and temp.
Major 5th Batt. Yorkshire Regt., and temp. Major
Service Batt. Y'orkshire Regt., is temp. Major Gen. List,
late Garrison Batt. The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles),
Lord of the Manor of Herringfleet and Patron of 1 living.


LE BAS, Sir Hedley Francis, Knt.-Cr. 1916.
Third son of Thomas A. W. LeBas, Esq., who d. 1890,
by Elizabeth, who d. 1916, dau. of the late Francis

• Pallet, Esq., of Jersey; b. 1868; m. 1898 E. Mary,
dau. of Joseph Barnes, Esq., of Dorchester. Sir
Hedley Le Bas, who was educated in Jersey, served
for 7 years in the ranks of the 16th Hussars ; founded
the Caxton Publishing Co,, of which he is Governing
Director, 1899, and is a Director of George Newnes
Ltd. and of C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., and a Knight of
Grace of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem.— i?c/'OT-«j,
and Devonshire Clubs, s.w. ; 2, Campden Hill Place, w.


Hermine, dau. of the late Theodose Beaudry, of Mon-
treal, by Catherine Vallee, of Montreal; m. 1886 His
Honour Sir Pierre Evariste Le Blanc, K.C.M.G., K.C.,
LL.D., who was M.L.A. auebec 1882-1908, Speaker of
the As.sembly 1892-7, and Lieut.-Governor of the Pro-
vince of Quebec 1915-18, and who was cr. K.C.M.G.
1916 and rf. 1918. — Spencer Wood, Quebec, Canada.

LE BLOND, Mrs., of KiUincarrick House,
CO. Wicklow.

Elizabeth Alice Frances, only child of Sir St. Vincent
Bentinck Hawkins-Whitshed, 3rd Bart, {ea^t.) of KiUin-
carrick House, who rf. 1871, by Anne Alicia (who d.
1908, having m. 2ndly 1885, as his 1st wife, James
Percival Hughes, Esq., Barrister-at-Law), 3rd dau.
of the late Hon. and Rev. John Gustavus Handcock ;
m. 1st 1879 Col. Frederick Gustavus Buruaby, of
Somerby Hall, Leicestershire, who d. 1885, leaving an
only child, * Harry Arthur Gustavus St. Vincent {whom
see); 2ndly 1886 John Frederick Main, Esq., D.Sc,
who d. 1892 ; 3rdly 1900 Francis Bernard Aubrey Le
Blond, Esq. — Residence : Ihe Ploddy House, Newent,

LECHE, John Hueleston, Esq., O.B.E., of
Carden Park, Cheshire.
Only surviving son of John Hurleston Leche, Esq., J.P.
(only son of the late John Hurleston Leche, Esq.,
J.P. and D.L., of Carden Park), who d.i'.p. 1894, by
Kathleen Marie, eldest dau. of the late Charles
Donaldson-Hudson, Esq., M.P., of Cheswardine, Shrop-
shire; b. 1889; m. 1916 Amy Violet, youngest dau. of
Clement William Joseph Unthank, Esq., J.P.; of
Intwood Hall, Norfolk. Mr. Leche, who was educated
at Eton and at the E. Mil. CoU., Sandhurst, and was
formerly Lieut. 12th Lancers, is Lieut. 12th Lancers,
Special Reserve, and temp. Capt. on the Staff; appointed
Attach^ in the Diplomatic Service 1919. — Carden
Park, near Chester ; Carlton, and White's Clubs, s.w.

LECHMERE, Sir Edmund Aethue, Bart., of
Rhydd Court, and Severn End, Worcester-
shire.— Cr. 1818.
Eldest son of Sir Edmund Anthony Harley Lechmere,
3rd Bart., M.P., by Louisa Katharine, a Lady of Justice
of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, who d. 190i,
only dau. and heiress of the late John Haigh, Esq., of
Wliitwell HaU; b. 1865; s. 1894; m. 1st 1885 Alice,
who d. 1896, dau. of Edward Samuels, Esq., of Canter-
bury, New Zealand ; 2ndly 1897 Katharine, youngest
dau. of the late Edwin Payton Wright, Esq. Sir Edmund
Lechmere, who was educated at Eadley, is a J.P. and
D.L. for Worcestershire, and Patron of 3 livings.—
Rhydd Court, Hanley Castle; Severn End, Hanley
Castle, Worcestershire ; R. Thames Yacht Club, w.

Beir, his son Ronald Berwick Hungerford, Oapt. Sth
Dragoon Guards ; b. 1886 ; m. 1916 Constance Marguerite,
eldest dau. of the late Lieut.-Ool. Charles Wigram Long,
J.P. and D.L., formerly R.A., of Severn Bank, "Worcester,

and has, with other i

'Edmund Charles,!

+ LECHMERE, Edmund Henry Scudamore,
Esq., of Fownhope Court, Herefordshire.

Eldest son of Edmund Sandys Lechmere, Esq., J.P.,
of Fownhope Court, who d. 1892, by Anne Priscilla,
2nd dau. of Henry Gwynne Vaughan, Esq., D.L. ; b.
1879 ; m. 1902 Jane Ingram, youngest dau. of Richard
Powell, Esq., of Tyn-y-derw, Montgomeryshire, and
has 3 dans. — Residence : Manor House, Fownhope,

LECHMERE, of Hill House. See Ogle.

LECKT, Col. Febdeeic Beauchamp, D.S.O., of
Ballykealey, co. Carlow. i

Second son of John Frederic Lecky, Esq., J.P. 'and
D.L., of Ballykealey, who d. 1908, by Frances
Margaret Fetherstonhaugh, only dau. of the late !
Jolin Beauchamp Brady, Esq., of Myshall House, co.
Carlow ; b. 1858 ; «. his nephew Capt. John Rupert '
Frederick Lecky, 7th Batt. R. Fusiliers, who was .
killed in action, 1915. Col. Lecky, who was educated I
at Uppingham and at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich, !
is BreveUCol. ret., late R.H.A., and a J.P. for co. Car-
low (High Sheriff \9\6). — Ballykealey, Tullow, eo.
Carlow ; Naval and Military Club, w.

LECKT, Hugh, Esq., of Beardiville, co.
Antrim. ^

Eldest son of Hugh Lecky, Esq., J.P., of Beardiville,
whorf. 1913, by Rebecca Mary, eldest dau. of the lata
Robert Crookshank, Esq., of Glenmanus House, Port-
rush ; /). 1880 ; m. Ist 1905 Annie Margaret (whom he
div. 1916), youngest dau. of the late Anthony Traill,
Esq., LL.D., Provost of Trinity Coll., Dublin, of
Ballylough, co. Antrim, and of Marlfield, co. Down ; j
2ndly 1916 Frances, dau. of James Dinsdale, Esq., of |
Shaw-Cote, Arkrigg. Mr, Lecky, who was educated j



at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 1902, M.A. 1907), is
temp. Lieut. 7th (Service) Batt. E. Dublin Fusiliers. —
BcardivUle, Coleraine.

LECKY", Mrs., of Longfield Lodge, co. London-
Jane R., 2nd dau. of Comm. Edward Harvey, R.N., of
CuldaflF, CO. Donegal, who rf. 1873,by Jane, who (i. 1896,
dau. of the lati Rev. James Morewood, of Dunluce, co.
Antrim ; m. 1889 Major Edmund Smith Lecky, late
Derry Militia, of Longfield Lodge, a J.P. for co. London- j
derry, who d.s.p. 1917. — Loiigjield Lodge, Egliiiion,[
near Londonderry.


Hall, CO. London-

LECKT, of Grejstone
derry. See Treiich.

LECKT. See Brownc-Leclcy.

+ LECLEZIO, Sir Henei, K.C.M.G. — Or.

B. 18—. Sir Henri Leclezio is M.E.C. of Mauritius.—
Port Louis, Mauritius.

LfiCLEZIO, Sir Eogene Pierre Julei;, Knl.—
Or. 1887.
Eldest son of the late Eugene S. Leclezio, of Mauritius ;
b. 1832; m. 1859 Camille, eldest dau. of the late Capt.
J. C. Accary. Sir Eugene Leclezio, who was educated
at the R. Coll., Mauritius, and called to the Bar at the
Middle Temple 1858, was a Member of the Council of '
Mauritius 1869-78, First Puisne Judge there 1879-
83, and Chief Justice 1 883-98.

LECONTIELD, Lord (Charles Henry Wtnd- j
ham).— Cr. 1859.

Eldest surviring son of Henry, 2nd Lord, by Lady
Constance Evelyn, younger dau. of the late Archibald,
Lord Dalmeny, and grand-dau. of Archibald John, 4th
Earl of Rosebery ; 4. 1872 ; s. 1901 ; m. 1911 Beatrice
Violet, elder dau. of the late Col. Richard Hamilton
Eawson, of Gravenhurst, Sussex. Lord Leconfield, who
was educated at Winchester, is H.M.'s Lieut, aud a J.P. ,
for Sussex, a J.P. for Cumberland, Hon. Col. Home
Counties Divisional Transport and Supply Column, j
R.A.S.C., T.F., Major and Hon. Col. T.F. Reserve, late
Major aud Hon. Col. (previously Lieut.-Col. and Hon.
Col. Comm.) Sussex Yeo., temp. Lieut.-Col. and Co. [
Commandant Sussex Vol. Eegt., Lord of the Manor of
Ehernoe, Sussex, and Patron of 2.5 livings ; was temp. '
Capt. 1st Life Guards Reserve Regt. 1915-17 ; formerly
Lieut. Reserve of Officers, previously 1st Life Guards.
— PettL'orlh House, Sussex; Cochermouth Castle, Cumhcr.
land; EothersyJce Manor, near Egremont, Cumberland ,
Coates Castle, Pulborough, Sussex; Carlton, Marlborough,
and White's Clubs, s.w.

Heir Pres., Ms brother Hugh Archibald, b. 1877 ; m. 1908

the Hon. Mattd Mary Lyttelton, eldest dau. of Charles

George, 8th Viscount Oobham.

LEDGARD, Sir Henrt, Knt.— Cr. 1915.

Youngest son of the late Henry Ledgard, Esq., of
Teddington; b. 1853; 7n. 1881 Florence Robertson.
Sir Henry Ledgard was for 29 years with the firm of
Cooper, Allen & Co., Cawnpore, as Partner, Managing
Director and Advisory Director; President of the
Upper India Chamber of Commerce 1901, 1912, 1913,
1914 and 1915; a Member of the Council of the
Lieut.-Governor of the United Provinces of Agra and
Oudh for making Laws and Regulations 1912-15 and
of the Board of Industries 1914-15, and President of
the Cawnpore Expansion Committee 1913-15 — Lang-
dale, Lower Bourne, Faruham, Surrey.

LEE OF FAE-EHAM, Lord (Arthou Hamilton
Lee, G.B.E., K.C.B.).-Cr. 1918.

Younger sou of the Rev. Melville Lauriston Lee, Rector
of Bridport, Dorsetshire, who d. 1870, by Emily Winter,
who d. 1918, dau. of the late Thomas Dicker, Esq., of
Lewes ; b. 1868 ; m. 1899 Ruth, elder dau. of the late
John Godfrey Moore, Esq., of New York, U.S.A. Lord
Lee of Fareham, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll.
and at the R. Mil. Academy, Woolwich, is a J.P. for
Buckinghamshire, Major Reserve of Officers ; Brevet-
Major and Hon. Col., late R.A.; a Governor of Christ's
Hospital and President of the Council of Chelten-
ham Coll. ; was Adjutant Hong Kong Vols. 1889-90
and of B.A., W. Defences, Isle of Wight, 1891-3;
Professor of Strategy and Tactics at the R. Mil. Coll.,
Kingston, Canada, 1893-8 ; British Mil. Attach* with
the American Army during the Spanish-American War
1898; Mil. Attache at Washington, with the temp,
rank of Lieut.-Col., 1899-1900 ; M.P. for the Fareham
Div. of Hampshire 1900-18; Civil Lord of the Ad-
miralty 1903-5 ; temp Col. on the Staff, B.E.F., 1914-
15; Parliamentary Mil. Secretary to the Ministry of
Munitions Oct. 1915-July 1916 ; Personal Mil. Secre-
tary to the Secretary of State for War July 1916-1917,
and Director-Gen. of Food Production (unpaid) under
the Board of Agriculture and Fisheries 1917-18. —
Chequers, Princes Eisborough, Buckinghamshire ; Carl-
ton, and United Service Clubs, s.w. ; Burlington Fine
Arts' Club, w. ; Beefsteak Club, w.c. ; 2, The Abbey
Garden, Westminster, s.w.

LEE, Madeleine, Lady.

Only dau. of Benjamin Franklin Smith, Esq., of New
York ; m. 1st 18— Arthur Taylor, Esq., who d. 18 — ;
2ndly 1892 Sir Henry Austin Lee, K.C.M.G., C.B., an
Hon. L'ellow of Pembroke Coll., Oxford, who was Com-
mercial Attach* to the British Embassy in France, and
Representative of H.M.'s Government on the Board
of the Suez Canal Co. 1896-1918, and who was cr.
K.C.M.G. 1902 and d. 1918.— /s^e of Jethou, Channel

-1-LEE, Henrietta Burleigh, Lady.

Davi. of the late Rev. James Hill, of Brighton ; m. 1861
Sir Joseph Coeksey Lee, a J .P. for M.anchester, and for
cos. Chester and Derby, who was cr. K

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