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nt. 1882, and d.
1894. — Walworth House, ThirlestaneBoad, Cheltenham.

LEE, Sir Sidney, Knt., LL.D., D.Litt.—
Cr. 1911.

Elder son of Lazarus Lee, Esq., of London, who(?. 1901,
by Jessie Davis, who (^. 1915; A. 1859. Sir Sidney
Lee, who was educated at the City of London School
and at Balliol Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1882, Hon. Litt.D.
Victoria Univ. 1900, Hon, D.Litt. Oxford 1907, Hon.
LL.D. Glasgow 1907), was Clark Lecturer in English
Literature at Trinity Coll., Cambridge, 1901-2, and
Lecturerat the LoweU Institute, Boston, U.S.A., 1903,
and for the Common Univ. Fund at Oxford 1909, is
Editor of the Dictionary of National Biography,
Professor of English Language and Literature at
London Univ., a Fellow of the British Academy, and
a Member of the R. Commission on Public Records
(1910), and has been Chairman of the Executive,
Shakespeare's Birthplace Trust, Stratford-on-Avon,
since 1903. — Athen/>)■«., his brother the Eev. Augustus Charles, Vicar of
liUgwai-dine, Herefordshire, and Bural Dean of Weston ;
ednoated at Hepton and at C.C.C, Cambridge (B.A. 1870,
M.A. 1884) ; b. 1847 ; m. 1899 Ethel Marion, who d. 1908,
dau. of His Honour Judge George Harris Lea, of Broad-
lands, Herefordshire, and has, with other issue, a son,
•Edward Herbert, b. 1900.

LEE, Joseph Henet Warbueton, Esq., of
Broad Oak, Flintshire.
Only sou of Joseph Henry Lee, Esq., J.P., of Red-
brook House, Flintshire, who d. 1897, by Isabella
Roy, dau. of the late Alexander Meldrum, Esq., erf
Kincaple, Fifeshire ; *. 1856; m. 1885 Emmeline
Vernon, youngest dau. of the late Joseph TaylL_
Armitage, Esq., J.P. and D.L., of Birkby Grange, and
High Royd, Yorkshire, and has had, with other issue,
Philip Warburton (eldest son), Lieut, and Acting Capt.
R.F.A.; b. 1892, and killed in action 1917; and
* Bernard Armitage Warburton (only surviving son),
Lieut. R.N.; b. 1895. Mr. Lee, who was educated
at Marlborough Coll. and at C.C.C, Oxford (B.A. 1878,
M.A. 1882) and called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn 1883,

is a J.P. for Flintshire (High Sheriff 1913) Broad

Oak, near Whitchurch, Shropshire.

LEE, Lennox Bertram, Esq., of How Caple

Court, Herefordshire.
Eldest son of Sir Joseph Cocksey Lee, J.P., of Lea
Hurst, Cromford, Derby, who d. 1894, by Henrietta
Burleigh, dau. of the late Rev. James HiU, of Brighton ;
b. 1864; m. 1892 Edith Gertrude, dau. of the late
Malcolm McLeUan, Esq., of Glasgow, and has, with
a dau., an only surviving sou, * Roger Malcolm Lee,
educated at Eton ; b. 1902. Mr. Lee, who was educated
at Eton and abroad, and was formerly Lieut. 3rd Batt.
Sherwood Foresters, is a Magistrate for Herefordshire

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(High Sheriff 1915), Lord of the Manor of How
Caple and Patron of 1 living. — How Caple Court,
near Roes, Herefordshire.

LEE, Mrs., of Bochym, Cornwall.

Alice Milicent, younger dau. of Joshua Sydney Davey,
Esq., J.P., of Bochym, who d. 1909, by Julia, eldest
dau. of the late William Watt, Esq., of Ticton Grange,
Yorkshire; ?«. 1907 Gerald AVolstenholme Lee, Esq.,
temp. Capt. (previously Lieut.) R.F.A., of Southdale,
Eastbourne, and has, with other issue, a son, * Gerald
Trevelyan Sydney Davey, b. 1909. Mrs. Lee is Patron
of 2 livings.— £o%?n, Cury-Oross-lanes R.S.O., Helston,
Cornwall.

LEE, Comm. Vacghan Alexander Edward
BANNING-, D.S.O., O.B.E., of Old
Manor House, Bighton, Hampshire.
Elder son of Col. Edward Hauning Hanuiug-Lee, J. P.,
late 2nd Life Guards, of Old Manor House, who d.
1916, by Georgiana Emma, who d. 1904, eldest dau. of
the late Edward Marjoribanks. Esq., of The Hall,
Bushey, Hertfordshire; b. 1878; m. 1917BlancheMary,
eldest dau. of Fowler, Esq., of Williamstown, Mel-
bourne, Australia, and has, with other issue, a son, b.
1919. Comm. Hanning-Lee, who was educated at
Burney's, is Acting Comm. R.N., and LoTd of the
Manor and Patron of the living of Bighton. — Old
Manor House, Bighton, Alresford, Hampshire ; United
Service Club, s.w. ; Junior Naval and Military Club, w.

LEE, Major William Frederick, of Grove
Hall, Yorkshire.
Eldest son of Richard Thomas Lee, Esq., of Grove
Hall, who d. 1878, by Loui.sa Elizabeth, who d. 1893,
dau. of the late Sir Andrew Pilkington, K.C.B., of
Catsfield Place, Sussex ; 6. 1857; m. 1881 Ren^e Eliza-
beth, eldest dau. of Sir Lionel Milborne-Swinnerton-
Pilkington, 11th Bart., and has, with other issue, a son,
♦Charles Frederick, C.M.G., A.F.C., Capt. W. Somer-
set Yeo. and temp. Brigadier-Gen. R.A.F. ; late Lieut.
King's R. Rifle Corps; educated at Eton and at the
R. Mil. Coll., Sandhurst; b. 1887; m. 1912 Alice
Esme Gertrude, only child of the late Robert Unwin,
Esq., of Great Bromley Hall, Essex. Major Lee, who
was educated at Harrow, is a J.P. for the W. Riding
of Yorkshire, and Major ret., late Yorkshire Dragoons
Yeo., T.D. — Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

LEE, of Holborough. See Roberts.

LEE-DILLON. See under Dillon, Viscount.

LEE-NORMAN, Alexander Henry, Esq., of
CorboUis, co. Lonth.
Elder son of Luke Alexander Lee-Norman, Esq., J.P.
and D.L., of Corbollis, who d. 1918, by Frances
Charlotte, dau. of the late Rev. Francis Hewson, Rector
o( Dunganstown, CO Wicklow; b. 1876; m. 1904 Alys
Isabel, eldest dau. of the late Robert Henry Sturroek
Reade, Esq., of Wilmont, co. Antrim, and has a dau.,
Frances Emily. Mr. Lee-Norman, who was educated
at Harrow and at Clare Coll., Cambridge (B.A. 1898),
is a J.P. and D.L. for co. 'Lout^.— CorboUis, Ardee, co.
Louth: Kildare Street Club, Dublin.

-I- LEE-ROBERTS, Sir Thomas, Knt.— Cr.
1918.

Son of the late Thomas Roberts, Esq., J.P., of Ludlow ;
b. 1848; m. 1868 Jemima, dau. of the late Samuel
Horton, Esq. Sir Thomas Lee-Roberts, who was edu-
cated at Stockport Grammar School and called to



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the Bar at the Inner Temple 1879, is a C.C. for Bed-
fordshire and a J. P. for and a Councillor of Bedford.
— 4, Rothsay Gardens, Bedford; Devonshire, and
National Liberal Clubs, s.w.

LEE-WARNER, Lady.

Ellen Paulina, eldest dau. of Major-Gen. Henrj'
William Holland, C.B., by his 1st wife Ellen, who
d. 1863, dau. of the late James Farquharson, Esq., I
Bombaj Civil Service; m. 1876 Sir William Lee.
Warner, LL.D., a J.P. for Surrey and the Author of
many works, who served in the Indian Civil Service
1869-95, and as Political Secretary at the India
OfBce 1895-1902, was a Member of the Council of
India 1902-12, and who was cr. K.C.S.I. 1898, G.G.S.I.
1911, and d. 1914. — 6, Marloes Road, Kensington, w.

LEE-WARNER, Chandos Betdges, Esq., of
Tyberton Court, Herefordsliii-e ; and of
Walsingliam Abbey, Norfolk.
Elder SOD of the Rev. Septimus Henry Lee-Warner,
Vicar of St. Mary and All Saints', Walsingham,
Norfolk, who d. 1870, by Jane, eldest dau. of the late
John Hopkins, Esq., of Tidmarsh Manor, Berkshire;
b. 1863 ; 5. his uncle the Eev. John Lee-Warner
at Tyberton Court 1900, and his cousin Henry Lee-
Warner, Esq., J.P., at Walsingham Abbey 1916; m.
1899 Lady Dorothea Augusta FitzClarence, younger
dau. of William George, 2nd Earl of Munster, and has
2 daus. Mr. Lee-Warner, who was educated at
Eugby, is a Magistrate for Herefordshire, Capt. and
Hon. Major late 3rd Batt. Gloucestershire Regt. and
temp. Major Labour Corps, previou-sly 12th (Service)
Batt. Gloucestershire Regt. — Tyberton Court, Hereford ;
Walsingham Abbey, Norfolk ; Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

LEE-WARNER, Edward, Esq., of Denton
House, Norfolk.
Second surviving son of the Eev. Canon Henry
James Lee-Warner, of Thorpland Hall, Norfolk,
who d. 1885, by Anne, who d. 1878, dau. of the late
Eev. Henry Nicholas Astley ; A. 1845; m. 1884 Maria
Harvey, youngest dau. of the late Onley Savill-Onley,
Esq., of Stisted Hall, Essex, and has, with other issue,
an only son, *Edward Henry, Capt. R.F.A., T.F., and
Acting Capt. R.G.A.; o. 1887; m. 1916 Iris Beryl,
only child of Arthur Wykeham Cornwallis, Esq., of
Twitton House, Otford, Kent, and has a dau., Anne
Lavender. Mr. Lee-Warner, who was educated at
Uppingham, is a Magistrate for Norfolk. — Benton
House, Harleston, Norfolk; Junior Carlton Club, s.w.

LEE-WARNER, Mrs., of Thorpland Hall,
Norfolk.
Agnes Louisa, eldest dau. of the Eev. Henry Philip
Marsham, of Rippon Hall, Norfolk, who d. 1892, by
Caroline Savill, who d. 1893, eldest dau. of the late
Onley Savill Onley, Esq., of Stisted Hall, Essex; m.
1874 the Eev. James Lee-Warner, M.A., of Thorpland
Hall, who was formerly Fellow and Tutor of Univ.
Coll., Oxford, and Rector of Beckley, E. Sussex,
1888-1900, and who d. 1918, leaving, with other issue,
a son, * George, educated at King's School, Canterbury ;

6. 1876 ; m. 1905 Margaret, dau. of Ogilvie, Esq.,

and has, with other issue, a son, * George, b. 1906. —
Thorpland Hall, Fakenham, Norfolk.

LEECH, Hunt Walsh, Esq., formerly of Haw-
thorn Hill, CO. Armagh.

Second son of Charles Leech, Esq., Q.C., of The
Hermitage, co. Sligo, and of Upper Merrion Street,
Dublin, who 2. 1890, by Anna Maria, who d. 1899,
2nd dau. of the late Hunt Walsh Chambre, Esq.,
of Hawthorn Hill; b. 1842; m. 1879 Theodosia,



dau. of the late Eev. John Colthurst, Eector of
Bovevagh, co. Londonderry, aud widow of John
Quentin Davies, Esq., Bombay S,C. and has, with
other issue, a son, Charles Eeginald Colthurst, b.
1880. Mr. Leech, who was educated at Bective Coll.
and at Trinity Coll., Dublin (B.A. 1865, M.A. 1881), and
was formerly joint ovraer of Hawthorn Hill with
his cousin Charles Barclay Macpherson Chambre,
Esq. (whom see), was High Sheriff of co. Armagh 1914.
— Castleroe, Coleraine, co. Londonderry.

LEEDS, Duke of (Geoege Godolphin Osborne,
F.Z.S.).— Cr. 1694.
Eldest surviving son of George Godolphin, 9th Duke,
by the Hon. Fanny Georgiaua, who d. 1896, 2nd dau.
of George, 4th Lord Rivers {ext.) ; 6.1862; s. 1895;
m. 1884 Lady Katherine Frances, 2nd dau. of George,
2nd Earl of Durham. The Duke of Leeds, who was
educated at Eton and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge, is
a Prince of the Holy Eoman Empire ; a J.P. for the
N. Eiding of Yorkshire, Capt. E. Naval Vol. Eeserve,
and Patron of 4 livings ; late Lieut. Yorkshire Hussars
Y'eo. Cav. ; was M.P. for Lambeth (Brixton Div.)
1887-95, and Treasurer of the Household 1895-6.
— Hornby Castle, Bedale, Yorkshire; Carlton, and
Travellers' Clubs, s.w.; Turf Gub, w. ; R. Yacht
Squadron, Cowes ; 11, Grosvenor Crescent, s.w.

Heir, his son John Francis Godolphin, Marqnis of Car-
marthen ; b. 1901.

LEEDS, Sir Edward Templer, Bart.— Cr.
1812.
Only sou of Col. Sir Edward Leeds, 3rd Bart., who d.
1876, byhis2ndwifeFanny,onlydau.of thelate Major-
Gen. Henry Templer, H.E.I.C.S.; b. 1869; «. his half-
brother. Sir George Augustus, 4th Bart., 1894 ; ?«.
1906 Charlotte Augusta, dau. of the Eev. Edward
Crow, M.A., formerly Rector of Great Creaton, North-
amptonshire. — 1, Queen's Parade, Cheltenham.

Heir Prea., his cousin Reginald Arthur St. John, elder son of
William Henry Arthur St. John Leeds, Esq. (grandson of
the 2nd Bart.), late Indian Civil Service, President o£
Rangoon Municipality and Lieut. Ool. Rangoon Port
Defence Vols., who i. 1917, by Edith Mabel, dau. of the
late Major-Gen. Jackson Muspratt Muapratt-WilUams, o£
Fernihurt, Cheltenham ; Acting Sub-Lieut. R.N. ; i
at the R. NaTal Colls, at Osborne and Dartmouth ;



LEEKE, Col. Ralph, of Longford Hall, Shrop-
shire.

Eldest son of Ralph Merrick Leeke, Esq., of Longford
Hall, whorf. 1882, by Lady Hester Urania, who rf. 1887,
2nd dau. of Newton, 4th Earl of Portsmouth ; b. 1849 ;
m. 1881 the Hon. Mary Theresa Manners, 2nd dau.
of John Thomas, 2nd Lord Manners, and had 2 sons,
Ralph Henry, Major Rifle Brigade ; b. 1 883, and d.
on active service in E. Africa 1915; aud Charles,
Lieut. .Grenadier Guards, Special Reserve ; b. 1887,
and d. of wounds received in action 1916. .Col. Leeke
is a J.P. and D.L. for Shropshire, Patron of Longford,
and Major and Col. ret., late Grenadier Guards. —
Residence: Aston Hall, Newport, Shropshire; Carlton
Club, s.-w.

LEEMING, James Whiteside, Esq., of
Ballechin, Perthshire.
Fourth son of Richard Leeming, Esq., J.P., of Greaves
House, Lancaster, who d. 1888, by Ebza, who d. 1890,
youngest dau. of the late Henry Brettargh, Esq., of
Manchester; b. 1865; m. 1911 Therese, eldest dau. of
the late Baron Frederic de Pfyffer Altishofen, of
Lucerne, Switzerland, and has, with other issue, a son,
* Gerard, b. 1912. Mr. Leeming, who was educated at
Ushaw Coll., is a Magistrate for Lancashire. —
Ballechin, Ballinluig, Perthshire ; R. Automobile Club,



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LEES, Sir Arthur Henry James, Bart.-

1804. ;

Secoud and elder sui-viving son of Sir Harcourt James
Lees, 4th Bart., by his 1st wife Charlotte Anne, who
div. him 1872, dau. of the late William McTaggart,
Esq.; * 1863; s. 1917.— c/o Messrs. Upperton Sf Co.,\
14, lAncoln's Inn Fields, w.c.

Seir Pres., his brother Edwin Leslie, b. 1866 ; m. 18- Anne,
dau. of Oharlton, and has 6 datts.

LEES, "Harriet Helen Constance, Lady.

Second dau. of Henry Morgan Howard, Esq. ; m. 1872,
as his 2nd wife (and div. him 1887), Sir Harcourt
James Lees, 4th Bart., who d. 1917.

LEES, Louise, Lady.
Dau. of Henry Hayes, Esq.; m. 1899, as his 3rd wife,
Sir Harcourt James Lees, 4th Bart., who d. 1917. —
cjo Messrs. Upperton ^ Co., li, Lincobi's Inn Fields,



LEES, Major Sii- John Victor Elliott, Bart.,
D.S.O., M.C., of South Lytchet Manor,
Dorsetshire.— Cr. 1897.
Second son of Sir Elliott Lees, 1st Bart., M.P., D.S.O.,
who d. 1908, by Florence, who cl. 1917, 4th dau. of
Patrick Keith, Esq.; b. 1887; s. his brother Sir
Thomas Evans Keith Lees, 2nd Bart,., Lieut. Dorset
Yeo., who f/. of wounds received in action, 1915; m.
1915 Madeline Annie Pamela, 2nd dau. of Sir Harold
Pelly, 4th Bart., and has a dau., Katharine Margaret.
Sir John Lees is Capt. and Brevet Major (temp.
Lieut.-Col.) King's E. Rifle Corps ; has the French
Croix de Guerre. — South Lytchet Manor, Poole.

Heir Pres., his brother Bernard Percy TurnbuU, M.C,
Capt. Dorset Yeo.: b. 1891; m. 1919 Mary, only dau. of
Lieut.-Col. (temp. Col.) Philip John Joseph RadclifEe,
O.M.a., E.E.

LEES, Benita Blanche, Lady.

Eldest dau. of Sir Harold Pelly, 4th Bart., by Annie
Maria, 2nd dau. of Major Eobert Poore, J.P., formerly
8th Hussars ; m. 1913 Sir Thomas Evans Keith Lees,
2nd Bart., Lieut. Dorset Yeo., late Lieut. 15th Hussars,
who d. of wounds received in action 1915. — South
Lytchet Manor, Poole.

LEES, Dame Sarah Anne, D.B.E.— Cr.
1917.

Y'oungest dau. of John Buckley, Esq,, of Carr Hill,
Mossley, who d. 1860, by Sarah Anne, who d. 1876,
dau. of the late Samuel Seel, Esq,, of Mossley; m. 1874
Charles Edward Lees, Esq. (son of the late Eli Lees,
Esq., of Werneth Park, Lancashire) who d. 1894.
Dame Sarah Lees is an Aid. of the Borough Council
and a Member of the Education Committee of th
Town Council of Oldham (Mayor 1910-11); First
Freeman of the Borough of Oldham (1910); Hon
LL.D. Manchester Univ. ; a Lady of G-race of the
Order of St. John of Jerusalem ; a Member of the
Court of Manchester Univ., and a Governor of the
Hulme Grammar School, Oldham. — Werneth Pari,
Oldham, Lancashire.

LEES, Sir John McKie, K.B.E., K.C— Or,
1919.

Only surviving son of Walter Lees, Esq., of Glasgow,
who d. 1863, by Mary, who' d. 1886, dau. of the late
John McKie, Esq., of Glasgow ; b. 1843 ; m. 1st 1873
Eliza, who d. 1875, eldest dau. of the late Sir Johu
Gillespie, of Edinburgh ; 2ndly 1881 Alice Susan, 3rd
dau. of the late Jamei Clark, Esq., of Crossbaeket,
Lanarkshire. Sir John Lees, who was educated at
Ayr and Edinburgh Academies and at Edinburgh Univ.
(M.A. 1864, LL.B. 1867), admitted a Member of the
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Scottish Faculty of Advocates 1867, and appointed a
K.C. 1901, was Examiner to Glasgow Univ. for degrees
in Law 1874-80 and to Edinburgh Univ. 1877-80;
Sheriff Substitute of Lanarkshire at Airdrie 1872-6
and at Glasgow 1875-91, and Sheriff Principal of
Stirling, Dumbarton and Clackmannan 1891-1917, and
has been Convener of the SherifTs of Scotland since
1907, and Sheriff of Forfarshire and Commissioner of
Northern Lighthouses since 1917.— 4, Damaway Street,
Edinburgh; University Club, Edinburgh.

LEES, Capt. John Dhmville, of Woodhill,

Shropshire.
Elde.st sou of George John Dumville Lees, Esq., J.P.,
of Woodhill, who d. 1906, by Anne Dove, youngest
dau. and co-heiress of the late Rev. John Luxmoore,
of Okehampton Park, Devonshire; b. 1882; m. 1910
Sybil Graham, eldest dau. of the late Capt. William
Graham White, R.N., and has a dau., Daphne Anne
Dumville. Capt. Lees, who was educated at Mr.
Foster's, Stubbington, and was formerly Lieut. 2nd
Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays), and Capt. Mont-
gomeryshire Yeo., is Capt. 3rd Batt. S. Staflfordshire
Regt. -Woodhill, Oswestry, Shropshire.

LEES, Joseph Dickinson, Esq., of Whittle,
bury Lodge, Northamptonshire.
Only son of William Lees, Esq., of Brooklands, Cheshire,
who d. 1913, by Martha, who d. 1894, dau. of the late
Eobert Dickinson, Esq., of Oldham; b. 1861 ; m. 1890
Edith, eldest dau. of the late Edward H. Martin, Esq.,
of Madeley, Staffordshire, and has, with other issue,
a son, * Geoffrey William Martin, Lieut. 17th Lancers ;
educated at Winchester and at Ch. Ch., Oxford; 6.
1 89 1 . Mr. Lees, who was educated at Cheltenham Coll.,
is a J.P. for Northamptonshire (High Sheriff 1918).
— Whittlebury Lodge, Tmvcester, Northamptonshire.

LEES, the Rev. Ronald, of Tharland Castle,
Lancashire.
Younger son of Edward Brown Lees, Esq., J.P. and
D.L., of Thurland Castle, and Clarksfield, Lancashire,
who d. 1896, by Dorothy, who d. 1912, only dau. of the
late John Livesey, Esq., of Blackburn ; b. 1882 ; s. his
brother Major Eric Brown Lees, J.P., Westmorland
and Cumberland Yeo., who was killed in action, 1918.
Mr. Lees was educated at Rugby, at New Coll.,
Oxford (B.A. 1911), and at Cuddesdon. — Residence :
3, Rocky Lane, Anfield, Liverpool.

LEES-MILNE, Alec Milne, Esq., formerly
of Park House, Lancashire.

Elder son of James Henry Lees-Milne, Esq., J.P., of
Park House, and Crompton Hall, Lancashire, and of
Ribbesford House, Worcestershire, Yihod. 1 908, by Mary
Emma, 2nd dau. of the late Alexander Nesbitt, Esq.,
of Byfeld House, Barnes, Surrey ; b. 1878; vi. 1912
Dorothy, youngest dau. of Capt. Justinian Heathcote
Edwards-Heathcote, of Apedale HaU, and Longton
Hall, Staffordshire. Mr. Lees-Milne, who was educated
at Eton and at New Coll., Oxford (B.A. 1900), was
formerly Lieut. Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeo. —
Bonawe House, Taynuilf, Argyllshire ; Cavalry Club, tr.

LEES-MILNE, George Crompton, Esq., ot
Crompton Hall, Lancashire.
Younger son of James Henry Lees-Milne, Esq., J.P.,
of Crompton Hall, and Park Ilouse, Lancashire, and of
Ribbesford House, Worcestershire, whorf. 1908, by Mary
Emma, 2nd dau. of the late Alexander Nesbitt, Esq., of
Byfeld House, Barnes, Sui-rey ; b. 1880 ; m. 1904 Helen
Christina, dau. of the late Henry Bailey, Esq., of Coates,
Cirencester, and has, with other issue, a son, * George,



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h. 1908. Mr. Lees-Milne, who was educated at Etou
and at Trinity Coll., Cambridge, was formerly Lieut.
Cheshire Yeo. Cav.—Crompton Hall, Shaw, Oldham.
Eesidenee : Wicklmmford Manor, near Evesham,
Worcestershire; Cavalry Club, w.



LEES-MILNE, Mrs., of Ribbesfoi-d House,
Worcestershire.
Mary Emma, 2nd dau. of Alexander Nesbitt, Esq., of
Byfe'ld House, Barnes, Surrey, who d. 1901 ; m. 1877
James Henry Lees-Milne, Esq., of Ribbesford House
and of Park House, and Crompton Hall, Lancashire,
a J.P. for Lancashire, who d. 1908, leaving, with other
issue, a son, * Alec Milne {whom see). — Ribbesford
House, Bewdlev, Worcestershire.

LEESE, Sir William Haegreates, Bart. —
Cr. 1908.
Eldest son of Sir Joseph Francis Leese, 1st Bart., K.C.,
M.P., by Mary Constance, only child of the late
William Hargreaves, Esq., of Broad Oak, Accrington,
and Send Holme, Woking; b. 1868 ; s. 1914; m. 1893
Violet Mary, youngest dau. of Albert George Sandeman,
Esq. , formerly of Presdales, Hertfordshire. Sir William
Leese, who was educated at Winchester and at Trinity
Hall, Cambridge (B. A. 1890), was called to the Baratthe
Inner Temple 1893 and admitted a Solicitor 1906. —
Welham Lodge, near Hatfield ; Brooks's Club, s.w. ;
Beefsteak Club, w.o.

Beir, his son Oliver William Hargreavea, D.S.O., Lieut, and
Acting Oapt. Ooldstreain Guards ; educated at Eton ; &.
1894.

LEESON. See Milltown.

LEESON-MARSHALL, Major Markham
Richard, of Callinafercy House, co. Kerry.
Only son of Eichard John Leesou-Marshall, Esq., J.P.,
of Callinafercy House, who assumed the additional sur-
name of Marshall under the will of his maternal uncle,
and who d. 1877, by Zeena, eldest dau. of the late
Ven. Ambrose Power, Archdeacon of Lismore ; b. 1859
m. 1st 1890 Mabel Edith, who d. 1892, eldest dau. of
Sir John Termor Godfrey, 4th Bart.; 2ndly 1907
Meriel Anne, only dau. of Sir George Frederick John
Hodson, 3rd Bart., and has a dau., Mary. Major
Leeson-Marshall, who was educated at New CoU.,
Oxford (B.A. 1884), and called to the Bar at the Inner
Temple 1886, is a J.P. and D.L. for co. Kerry (High
Sheriff 1890), and Major ret., late SrdBatt. R.Munster
Fusiliers. — Callinafercy House, Milltown, co. Kerry ;
New University Club, s.w.; Kildare Street Club,
Dublin.

LEETHAM, Lieut.-Col. Sir Arthur, Knt.,
C.M.G., F.S.A.— Cr. 1914.

Eldest surviving son of William Leetham, Esq., Ship-
owner, of London, Hull, and Newcastle, who d. 1875,
by Sarah, who d. 1902, eldest dau. of the late Henry
Cooper Cordukes, Esq., of York; i. 1859 ; m. 1888
Loui.'^a, 3rd dau. of the late Col. Henry Shakespear,
Indian Army. Sir Arthur Leetham, who was educated
privately and in Germany, was formerly Maj^
and Hon. Lleut.-Col. R. Monmouthshire R.E., Special
Reserve ; Major Reserve of Officers ; Capt. 1 3th and
2(lth Hussars ; Lieut. W. Norfolk Militia, and Priv:
Secretary to the Under Secretary of State for War
1900-2; appointed a Gen. Staff OlEcer on the Personal
Staff of the Secretary of State for War 1914, at
present attached to the War Office Secretariat ; is
Editor of the Cav. Journal and a Member of the
Council of the National Defence Association ; has
been Secretary of the R. United Service Institution
since l^Cii.— United Service Club, s.w.; 100, Park
Street, Grommor Square, w.



LEPEVRE. See Eversley, Lord.



LEFEVRE-St. JOHN-MILDMAY. See Mild-
may.

LE FLEMING, Sir Andrew Fleming Hodle-
STON, Bart.— Cr. 1705.
Only son of Sir Michael Le


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