Thomas Leech

ID #9001, (1790-12 Oct 1863)
  • Last Edited: 2020-12-04

Family 1: Ann Herbert (-1828)

Family 2: Rachael Ellis (28 Jan 1799-21 Jun 1856)

Notes

Note: With Ann Herbert Unable to find any marriage of Thomas Leech to Ann Herbert. Though he named the mother of Ann Herbert Leech as "Ann Herbert."1

Timeline

1790Thomas Leech was born at St George, Hanover Square, Mayfair, London, England.2
19 May 1811His daughter Ann Herbert Leech was born at Hamstead Rd, London, England.3
c 1818His daughter Louisa Leech was born.
11 Jul 1829His daughter, Ann Herbert Leech, married William Henry Browne at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.4
27 Feb 1833Thomas Leech married Rachael Ellis, daughter of Joseph Ellis, at All Saints, Darton, Yorkshire, England.
Thomas Leech, Widower, this parish
Rachel Ellis, Spinster, this parish
By Licence
Witnesses: Geo Danton, Lydia Prince.5,6,7
c Mar 1833His daughter Sarah Ann Ellis Leech was born at Brook Hill, Darton, Yorkshire, England.
16 Sep 1835His daughter Maria Laurina Leech was born at Darton, Yorkshire, England.8
13 Nov 1836His son Bosdin Thomas Leech was born at Darton, Yorkshire, England.8
10 Jul 1838His daughter Eliza Frances Leech was born at Urmston, Lancashire, England.9
12 Jan 1840His son Daniel John Leech was born at Flixton, Lancashire, England.10,11,12
6 Jun 1841Thomas Leech was recorded as Head of Household in the 1841 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 50 , Ind.
Household included:- Rachael Ellis, Louisa Leech, Sarah Ann Ellis Leech, Maria Laurina Leech, Bosdin Thomas Leech, Eliza Frances Leech and Daniel John Leech.13
19 Feb 1842His son John Joseph Leech was born at Urmston, Lancashire, England.14,15,1,2,16
Jun 1842The death of his child, Louisa Leech, was registered in Chorlton R.D., England.17
30 Mar 1851Thomas Leech was recorded as Head of Household in the 1851 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 61 , Proprietor of Cotton Mill warfs , born St Georges, Hanover Square, Middlesex.
Household included:- Rachael Ellis, Sarah Ann Ellis Leech, Maria Laurina Leech, Bosdin Thomas Leech, Eliza Frances Leech, Daniel John Leech, John Joseph Leech, Alice Wright and Mary Burgess.18
21 Jun 1856His wife, Rachael Ellis, died at Urmston Lodge, Urmston, Lancashire, England.10,19,7
28 Oct 1858His daughter, Sarah Ann Ellis Leech, married John George Adami at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.20
7 Apr 1861Thomas Leech was recorded as Head of Household in the 1861 census at Gameashaw Lane, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 71 , Widower , Landed Proprietor , born St Georges Hanover Sq, Middlesex.
Household included:- Maria Laurina Leech, Bosdin Thomas Leech, Eliza Frances Leech and John Joseph Leech.21
3 Sep 1863His daughter, Eliza Frances Leech, married Samuel John Reade at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.22
12 Oct 1863Thomas Leech died at Urmston, Lancashire, England.23
16 Oct 1863He was buried at Darton, Yorkshire, England.
age 73; Abode: Urmston Cottage, Urmston.24
24 Nov 1863Probate - Thomas Leech of Urmston near Manchester, Lancashire, Gentleman, died 12th October 1863. Will proved by oath at Manchester, Lancashire, England, to Bosdin Thomas Leech, Daniel John Leech, of Urmston, merchant, surgeon, sons and two of the executors.23

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Thomas Leech at All Saints, Darton, Yorkshire, England,
    Sacred to the memory of Thomas Leech of Urmston near Manchester, formerly of Kexbro who died the 12th October 1863 aged 73 years..
    Also of Rachel his wife, who died the 21st of June 1856 aged 57 years.10

Citations

  1. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library.
  2. [S23] Census 1851.
  3. [S130] Family Search.
  4. [S2043] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral ref 161.
  5. [S2059] Parish Records - West Yorkshire No 368 Page 123.
  6. [S131] International Genealogical Index M106281 Superseded by Family Search.
  7. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  8. [S2101] Parish Records: Place & DoB in margin of register.
  9. [S131] International Genealogical Index Film 471911 - entry submitted Superseded by Family Search.
  10. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.
  11. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions FHL Film 1341940 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 3937 Folio 95 Page 21.
  12. [S180] Free BMD : JFM1840 Barton &c 20 191.
  13. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/543/16 F11 P16.
  14. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions age 49.
  15. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions age 39 born Flixton, LAN.
  16. [S180] Free BMD : JFM 1842 Chorlton 20 283.
  17. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1841 AMJ Stretford, Chorlton STR/2/14 20/211.
  18. [S23] Census HO 107/2218 F442 p16.
  19. [S2004] Burial records St Mary, Prestwich.
  20. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Marriages.
  21. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2866 F98 P1?
  22. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Register, Marriages, St Michael, Flixton.
  23. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  24. [S2059] Parish Records - West Yorkshire.

Ann Herbert1

ID #9002, (-1828)
  • Last Edited: 2019-02-03

Family: Thomas Leech (1790-12 Oct 1863)

Notes

Note: With Thomas Leech Unable to find any marriage of Thomas Leech to Ann Herbert. Though he named the mother of Ann Herbert Leech as "Ann Herbert."2
Married Name: Ann Leech.1

Timeline

19 May 1811Her daughter Ann Herbert Leech was born at Hamstead Rd, London, England.3
c 1818Her daughter Louisa Leech was born.
1828Ann Herbert died.1

Citations

  1. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  2. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library.
  3. [S130] Family Search.

Ann Herbert Leech1

ID #9003, (19 May 1811-)
  • Last Edited: 2020-02-15

Notes

Married Name: Ann Browne.

Timeline

19 May 1811Ann Herbert Leech was born at Hamstead Rd, London, England.2
17 Aug 1814She was baptized at St Anne, St Anne Square, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Child of Thomas & Ann Leech.2
11 Jul 1829She married William Henry Browne at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
William Henry, Bachelor, Gentleman of this Parish
Ann, Spinster, Minor of This Parish
By Licence, with the consent of Thomas Leech, father of the minor
Witnesses: Thomas Leech, George Worthy, Hannah Roebuck.3
14 Dec 1829Her son Daniel William Leech Browne was baptized at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
1 Nov 1833Her son Thomas Browne was baptized at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
30 Dec 1835Her daughter Sophia Phillips Browne was born.4
24 May 1838Her daughter Maria Laurinia Browne was baptized at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.5
6 Jun 1841Ann Herbert Leech was listed as a member of the household of William Henry Browne in the 1841 census at King St, Salford, Lancashire, England.
Age 30.
c Nov 1841The birth of her daughter Ann Herbert Browne was registered in Salford R.D., England.
9 Apr 1844Her son Thomas Leech Browne was baptized at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.

Citations

  1. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  2. [S130] Family Search.
  3. [S2043] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral ref 161.
  4. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester.
  5. [S2043] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.

Louisa Leech1

ID #9004, (c 1818-Jun 1842)
  • Last Edited: 2019-02-03

Timeline

c 1818Louisa Leech was born.
1828Her mother, Ann Herbert, died.1
6 Jun 1841Louisa Leech was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Leech in the 1841 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 20.2
Jun 1842Louisa Leech's death was registered in Chorlton R.D., England; 1842 AMJ quarter , Age 24.3
7 Jun 1842She was buried at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.
Age 24, Abode: Urmston.4

Citations

  1. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  2. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/543/16 F11 P16.
  3. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1841 AMJ Stretford, Chorlton STR/2/14 20/211.
  4. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Burial.

Sarah Ann Ellis Leech1

ID #9005, (c Mar 1833-2 Aug 1904)
  • Last Edited: 2020-03-23

Notes

Married Name: Sarah A E Adami.2

Timeline

c Mar 1833Sarah Ann Ellis Leech was born at Brook Hill, Darton, Yorkshire, England.
16 May 1833She was baptized at All Saints, Darton, Yorkshire, England.
Sarah Ann Ellis, daughter of Thomas & Rachel Leech; Abode:Brook Hill; Yeoman.3,4
6 Jun 1841She was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Leech in the 1841 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 8.5
30 Mar 1851Sarah Ann Ellis Leech appeared as daughter in the 1851 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 17 , scholar at home , born Mexborough, YKS.6
21 Jun 1856Her mother, Rachael Ellis, died at Urmston Lodge, Urmston, Lancashire, England.7,8,1
28 Oct 1858Sarah Ann Ellis Leech married John George Adami, son of ?? Adami, at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.
John G Adami, full age, Bachelor, Hotel Keeper, Manchester; Father: George Adami, Merchant
Sarah Ann E Leech, full age, spinster, Urmston; Father: Thomas Leech, Gentleman
Witnesses: William Bech?, M G Newton?, B Adami, Maria Lausinia Leech, M L Phillips, Bosdin Thomas Leech, W J? Phillips?
Identified witnesses: Maria Laurina Leech and Bosdin Thomas Leech.2
27 Dec 1860Her son George Henry Adami was born.9
7 Apr 1861Sarah Ann Ellis Leech appeared as wife in the 1861 census in the household of John George Adami at Piccadilly, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Age 27 , married , born Darton, Yorkshire.10
12 Jan 1862Her son John George Adami was born.11
30 Jun 1863Her daughter Marie Christine Adami was born at Manchester, Lancashire, England.12
12 Oct 1863Her father, Thomas Leech, died at Urmston, Lancashire, England.13
1865Her son Charles Frederick Adami was born.
1867Her son Ernest Wilhelm Adami was born.
1869Her daughter Eva Madeline Adami was born.
1871Her daughter Lisette Caroline Adami was born.
1874Her son Leonard Christan Adami was born.
11 Feb 1876Her son George Frederick Adami was born at Ashton-on-Mersey, Cheshire, England.14
24 Dec 1883Her husband, John George Adami, died.13
5 Feb 1885Her son, George Henry Adami, married Sarah Beames at Queensland, Australia .15
6 Jan 1889Her child George Henry Adami died at Queensland, Australia .16
1894Her son, John George Adami, married Mary Cantlie or Stuart.
12 Jan 1895Her child Marie Christine Adami died at rue des Jumelles, Lausanne, Switzerland.17
2 Jun 1902Her child George Frederick Adami died at Ootacamund (Udagamandalam), Tamil Nadu, India .14
2 Aug 1904Sarah Ann Ellis Leech died at Ashton House, Ashton-on-Mersey, Cheshire, England.13,1
Aug 1904Sarah Ann Ellis Leech's death was registered in Sale, Bucklow R.D., England; 1904 JAS quarter , Age 71.18
25 Aug 1904Probate - Sarah Ann Ellis Leech of Ashton House, Ashton-upon-Mersey, Cheshire, died 2 August 1904. Probate at London, London, England, John George Adami M.D. and Ernest Bosdin Leech M.B.. Effects £1394-16s.13

Citations

  1. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  2. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Marriages.
  3. [S2082] Parish Records.
  4. [S130] Family Search C10628-1.
  5. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/543/16 F11 P16.
  6. [S23] Census HO 107/2218 F442 p16.
  7. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.
  8. [S2004] Burial records St Mary, Prestwich.
  9. [S2043] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.
  10. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2954 F2 P5.
  11. [S2025] Lives of the First World War.
  12. [S2043] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral No 6 on Page 37 1863-4.
  13. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  14. [S2024] British in India Cards.
  15. [S2023] Queensland BMD Website Ref 1885/B/9464 - probably Brisbane.
  16. [S2023] Queensland BMD Website Ref 1889/C/1621.
  17. [S2135] Consular Death register.
  18. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1904 JAS Sale, Bucklow SAL/1/82 8a137.

Maria Laurina Leech

ID #9006, (16 Sep 1835-2 Oct 1915)
  • Last Edited: 2020-03-07

Notes

Alternate Name: Maria Lausina Leech.1

Timeline

16 Sep 1835Maria Laurina Leech was born at Darton, Yorkshire, England.2
13 Nov 1837She was baptized at St Clement, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Maria Laurinia, daughter of Thomas & Rachel Leech; Abode:Urmston; Father's Occupation:Gentleman.3
6 Jun 1841She was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Leech in the 1841 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 5.4
30 Mar 1851Maria Laurina Leech appeared as daughter in the 1851 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 15 , scholar at home , born Mexborough, YKS.5
21 Jun 1856Her mother, Rachael Ellis, died at Urmston Lodge, Urmston, Lancashire, England.6,7,8
28 Oct 1858Maria Laurina Leech witnessed the marriage of John George Adami and Sarah Ann Ellis Leech at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.9
7 Apr 1861Maria Laurina Leech appeared as daughter in the 1861 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Gameashaw Lane, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 25 , unm , born Darton, YKS.10
12 Oct 1863Her father, Thomas Leech, died at Urmston, Lancashire, England.11
3 Apr 1881Maria Laurina Leech appeared as sister-in-law in the 1881 census in the household of Samuel John Reade at Flixton Rd, Flixton, Lancashire, England.
Age 45 , Unm , Private income , born Darton, Yorkshire.12
2 Apr 1911Maria Laurina Leech was recorded as Head of Household in the 1911 census at Manchester Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, England.
Age 75 , Single , born Darton, Yorkshire. NOTE Also a Companion & a servant.13
2 Oct 1915She died at Manchester Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, England.11,8
1 Nov 1915Probate - Maria Laurina Leech of Overdale, Manchester Rd, Altrincham, Cheshire, died 2 October 1915. Probate at London, London, England, to William Booth Leech, agent. Effects £1407-9s-6d.11

Citations

  1. [S131] International Genealogical Index Form 5007277 submitted Superseded by Family Search.
  2. [S2101] Parish Records: Place & DoB in margin of register.
  3. [S2101] Parish Records.
  4. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/543/16 F11 P16.
  5. [S23] Census HO 107/2218 F442 p16.
  6. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.
  7. [S2004] Burial records St Mary, Prestwich.
  8. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  9. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Marriages.
  10. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2866 F98 P1?
  11. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  12. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3889 F88 P19.
  13. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.

Eliza Frances Leech1

ID #9008, (10 Jul 1838-18 Jun 1897)
  • Last Edited: 2018-12-02

Notes

Married Name: Eliza Francies Reade.

Timeline

10 Jul 1838Eliza Frances Leech was born at Urmston, Lancashire, England.1
6 Jun 1841She was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Leech in the 1841 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 2.2
30 Mar 1851Eliza Frances Leech appeared as daughter in the 1851 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 12 , scholar , born Urmston, Lancashire.3
21 Jun 1856Her mother, Rachael Ellis, died at Urmston Lodge, Urmston, Lancashire, England.4,5,6
7 Apr 1861Eliza Frances Leech appeared as daughter in the 1861 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Gameashaw Lane, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 22 , unm , born Flixton, Lancashire.7
3 Sep 1863Eliza Frances Leech married Samuel John Reade at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.
Samuel John Reade, full age, Bachelor, ????, Urmston; Father: Charles Reade, Agent
Eliza Frances Leech, full age, Spinster, Urmston; Father: Thomas Leech, ????
Witnesses: Charles Edwin Reade, Rachel Duckworth, Sarah Margaret ?? Reade, Thomas J Reade, L Sarah Reade.8
12 Oct 1863Her father, Thomas Leech, died at Urmston, Lancashire, England.9
3 Apr 1881Eliza Frances Leech appeared as wife in the 1881 census in the household of Samuel John Reade at Flixton Rd, Flixton, Lancashire, England.
Age 42 , married , born Urmston, Lancashire.10
18 Jun 1897Eliza Frances Leech died at Urmston, Lancashire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S131] International Genealogical Index Film 471911 - entry submitted Superseded by Family Search.
  2. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/543/16 F11 P16.
  3. [S23] Census HO 107/2218 F442 p16.
  4. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.
  5. [S2004] Burial records St Mary, Prestwich.
  6. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  7. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2866 F98 P1?
  8. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Register, Marriages, St Michael, Flixton.
  9. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  10. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3889 F88 P19.

Bosdin Thomas Leech

ID #9011, (13 Nov 1836-16 Apr 1912)
  • Last Edited: 2018-12-02

Family: Edith May Booth (23 Sep 1847-3 Nov 1905)

Notes

Alternate Name: Sir Bosdin Thomas Leech.

Timeline

13 Nov 1836Bosdin Thomas Leech was born at Darton, Yorkshire, England.1
13 Nov 1837He was baptized at St Clement, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Bosdin Thomas, son of Thomas & Rachel Leech; Abode:Urmston; Father's Occupation:Gentleman.2
6 Jun 1841He was listed as a member of the household of Thomas Leech in the 1841 census at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 4.3
30 Mar 1851Bosdin Thomas Leech appeared as son in the 1851 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Urmston Cottage, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 14 , scholar , born Mexborough, YKS.4
21 Jun 1856His mother, Rachael Ellis, died at Urmston Lodge, Urmston, Lancashire, England.5,6,7
28 Oct 1858Bosdin Thomas Leech witnessed the marriage of John George Adami and Sarah Ann Ellis Leech at St Michael, Flixton, Lancashire, England.8
7 Apr 1861Bosdin Thomas Leech appeared as son in the 1861 census in the household of Thomas Leech at Gameashaw Lane, Urmston, Lancashire, England.
Age 24 , unm , Warehouseman , born Darton, YKS.9
12 Oct 1863His father, Thomas Leech, died at Urmston, Lancashire, England.10
24 Nov 1863Bosdin Thomas Leech was an executor of Thomas Leech's estate.10
Jun 1868Bosdin Thomas Leech married Edith May Booth, daughter of William Booth and Mary Clegg, at Manchester, Lancashire, England.11,12
17 Feb 1872His son William Booth Leech was born at Peel Terrace, Old Trafford, Stretford, Lancashire, England.13
6 Jul 1873His son Arthur John Leech was born at Peel Terrace, Old Trafford, Stretford, Lancashire, England.14,5,15
9 Apr 1875His son Ernest Bosdin Leech was born at Barton, Salford, Lancashire, England.16,17
1876His daughter Rachel Ellis Leech was born at Stretford, Lancashire, England.15
6 Sep 1878His son Daniel Herbert Leech was born at Stretford, Lancashire, England.18
3 Apr 1881Bosdin Thomas Leech was recorded as Head of Household in the 1881 census at Stretford Rd, Stretford, Lancashire, England.
Age 44 , mar , Stretford Local Board member and Chairman of the Manchester City Council , born Darton YKS.
Household included:- Edith May Booth, William Booth Leech, Arthur John Leech, Ernest Bosdin Leech, Rachel Ellis Leech and Daniel Herbert Leech.12
1883His son Frank Irwell Leech was born.
5 Apr 1891Bosdin Thomas Leech was recorded as Head of Household in the 1891 census at Oak Mount, Timperley, Cheshire, England.
Age 54 , Married , Cotton Yarn Merchant , born Darton, Yorkshire.
Household included:- Edith May Booth, William Booth Leech, Arthur John Leech and Frank Irwell Leech.19
15 Oct 1900Bosdin Thomas Leech was an executor of Daniel John Leech's estate.10
3 Feb 1904His son, Arthur John Leech, married Louisa Morley Elwes at St Stephen, Ootacamund (Udagamandalam), Tamil Nadu, India .20,21
3 Nov 1905His wife, Edith died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.10
1906Bosdin Thomas Leech was living in Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England. Sir Bosdin Thomas Leech J.P.22
15 Feb 1906He was an executor of Edith May Booth's estate.10
1907Bosdin Thomas Leech published in 1907 Book "History of the Manchester Ship Canal : from its inception to its completion; with personal reminiscences by Sir Bosdin Leech"; numerous plans, portraits and illustrations.23
1908His daughter, Rachel Ellis Leech, married Gordon Fraser.
22 May 1908His child Frank Irwell Leech died at Yorkshire, England.5
21 Jul 1908Bosdin Thomas Leech was an executor of Frank Irwell Leech's estate.
1910Bosdin Thomas Leech published in 1910 BOOK "Old Stretford : reminiscences of the past half-century by Sir Bosdin Leech."24
1910He was living in Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England. Sir Bosdin Thomas Leech J.P.25
2 Apr 1911He was recorded as Head of Household in the 1911 census at Legburthwaite, Thirlmere, Grasmere, Westmorland, England.
Age 74 , Widow , Retired Spinner & Manufacturer , born Darton, Yorkshire.26
16 Apr 1912He died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.10,27
Apr 1912Bosdin Thomas Leech's death was registered in Altrincham, Bucklow R.D., England; 1912 AMJ quarter , age 75.28
2 Aug 1912Probate - Bosdin Thomas Leech of Oak Mount, Timperley, Cheshire; knight, died 16th April 1912. Probate at London, London, England, to Arthur John Leech, Ernest Bosdin Leech, M D. Effects £132922 17s 9d.10

Citations

  1. [S2101] Parish Records: Place & DoB in margin of register.
  2. [S2101] Parish Records.
  3. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/543/16 F11 P16.
  4. [S23] Census HO 107/2218 F442 p16.
  5. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.
  6. [S2004] Burial records St Mary, Prestwich.
  7. [S1085] Leech diary website by Cheetham's Library ; Footnote to Nov 5th 1837 - Thomas Leech diary.
  8. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester: Marriages.
  9. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2866 F98 P1?
  10. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : Manchester AMJ 1868 - 8d585.
  12. [S23] Census RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  13. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; WAFN Falmouth 297-2.
  14. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester.
  15. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  16. [S2112] St.Catherine Index (former BMD index, now withdrawn) Barton AMJ 1875 8c637.
  17. [S2056] Find-a-Grave: Mike Berrell.
  18. [S1282] Death Registration - B.C., Canada.
  19. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/2826 F156 P21.
  20. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-95 F49."
  21. [S2546] India - Select Marriages 1792-1948.
  22. [S251] Directory - Kelly's, 1906 Kelly's Directory of Cheshire - online at
    http://cheshiredirectories.manuscripteye.com/pdf/1906/03/…
  23. [S1099] Cheetam's Library Catalogue - Cheetham's -K.3.33-34.
  24. [S1099] Cheetam's Library Catalogue - Cheetham's - 13.E.5.16.
  25. [S251] Directory - Kelly's, 19106 Kelly's Directory of Cheshire - online at
    http://cheshiredirectories.manuscripteye.com/pdf/1910/03/…
  26. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/31407 RD576 Keswick ED8.
  27. [S2102] Website - Miscellaneous ; See Manchester Faces and Places V (1894), 152-3 Manchester City News, 20 April 1912.
  28. [S191] Cheshire BMD : Altrincham, Bucklow ALT/66/44 8a218.
  29. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3886 F97 P16.

William Booth Leech1

ID #9012, (17 Feb 1872-17 Oct 1959)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-21

Family: Margaret (Leech) (21 Mar 1880-15 Mar 1940)

Timeline

17 Feb 1872William Booth Leech was born at Peel Terrace, Old Trafford, Stretford, Lancashire, England.3
Feb 1872His birth was registered in Barton upon Irwell R.D., England, in the 1872 JFM quarter. MMN Booth.4
15 Mar 1872He was baptized at St Peter, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
son of Bosdin Thomas & Edith Mary Leech; Abode: 11 Peel Terrace, Old Trafford; Father's Occupation: Spinner.1
3 Apr 1881He appeared as son in the 1881 census in the household of Bosdin Thomas Leech at Stretford Rd, Stretford, Lancashire, England.
Age 9 , scholar , born Stretford, Lancashire.5
5 Apr 1891William Booth Leech appeared as son in the 1891 census in the household of Bosdin Thomas Leech at Oak Mount, Timperley, Cheshire, England.
Age 19 , Single , Warehouse Apprentice , born Stretford, Lancashire.6
15 Oct 1900William Booth Leech was an executor of Daniel John Leech's estate.7
3 Nov 1905His mother, Edith May Booth, died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.7
15 Feb 1906William Booth Leech was an executor of Edith May Booth's estate.7
16 Apr 1912His father, Bosdin Thomas Leech, died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.7,8
1 Nov 1915William Booth Leech was an executor of Maria Laurina Leech's estate.7
s 1920William Booth Leech married Margaret (Leech).
bt 1922 - 1931William Booth Leech and Margaret (Leech) were on the 1922-1931 Electoral Register at Falmouth, Cornwall, England.9
Sep 1939William Booth Leech appeared on the 1939 register at Falmouth, Cornwall, England. Married; Estate Agent retired.
Also present Margaret Leech.3
15 Mar 1940His wife, Margaret died at Falmouth, Cornwall, England.10
7 May 1940William Booth Leech was an executor of Margaret Leech's estate.10
17 Oct 1959William Booth Leech died at Stratton Terrace, Falmouth, Cornwall, England.7
Oct 1959William Booth Leech's death was registered in Falmouth R.D., England; 1959 OND quarter , age 87.11
21 Oct 1959He was buried at Falmouth Cemetery, Falmouth, Cornwall, England.
Age 87, Abode:3 Stratton Terrace, Falmouth, Grave G.A.27 Private Common Grave, Private Purchase 29.3.1940, Occupation: Retired Estate Agent.12,13
25 Jan 1960Probate - William Booth Leech of Green Bank House, 3 Stratton Terrace, Falmouth, Cornwall, died 17 October 1959. Probate at Bodmin, Devon, England, Martins Bank Ltd. Effects £32346 18s 3d.7

Citations

  1. [S301] Baptism registerParish Records St Peter, Manchester.
  2. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; WAFN Falmouth 297-2.
  4. [S900] Online GRO Index 1872 JFM Barton-upon-Irwell 8c594.
  5. [S23] Census RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  6. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/2826 F156 P21.
  7. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  8. [S2102] Website - Miscellaneous ; See Manchester Faces and Places V (1894), 152-3 Manchester City News, 20 April 1912.
  9. [S891] Electoral Registers.
  10. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : 1959 OND Falmouth 7a31.
  12. [S953] Find-a-Grave.
  13. [S2548] Web Site - Falmouth Town Council.

Margaret (Leech)

ID #9013, (21 Mar 1880-15 Mar 1940)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-21

Family: William Booth Leech (17 Feb 1872-17 Oct 1959)

Notes

Married Name: Margaret Leech.
C 1921; Note: Currently unable to find full name of Margaret, nor date of wedding.

Timeline

21 Mar 1880Margaret (Leech) was born.
s 1920She married William Booth Leech, son of Bosdin Thomas Leech and Edith May Booth.
bt 1922 - 1931Margaret (Leech) and William Booth Leech were on the 1922-1931 Electoral Register at Falmouth, Cornwall, England.1
Sep 1939Margaret Leech appeared on the 1939 register in the household of William Booth Leech at Falmouth, Cornwall, England.2
15 Mar 1940Margaret Leech died at Falmouth, Cornwall, England.3
18 Mar 1940She was buried at Falmouth Cemetery, Falmouth, Cornwall, England.
Age 59, Abode:3 Stratton Terrace, Falmouth, Grave G.A.28 Private Grave, Purchased 16.3.1940, Occupation:, wife of William Leech.4,5
7 May 1940Probate - Margaret Leech of Green Bank House, Falmouth, Cornwall (wife of William Booth Leech), died 15 March 1940 at Administration. Retired estate agent at Manchester, Lancashire, England, to William Booth Leech, £558-15s.3

Citations

  1. [S891] Electoral Registers.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; WAFN Falmouth 297-2.
  3. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  4. [S2548] Web Site - Falmouth Town Council.
  5. [S953] Find-a-Grave.

Rachel Ellis Leech1

ID #9014, (1876-15 Dec 1953)
  • Last Edited: 2020-09-13

Family: Gordon Fraser (6 May 1873-23 Aug 1934)

Notes

Alternate Name: Lady Rachel Ellis Fraser.
Alternate Name: Dame Rachel Ellis Fraser.
Married Name: Rachel Ellis Fraser.
Alternate Name: Dame Rachel Gordon Fraser of Peaslake.

Timeline

1876Rachel Ellis Leech was born at Stretford, Lancashire, England.1
13 Dec 1876She was baptized at St Peter, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Child of Bosdin Thomas & Edith Mary Leech; Abode: 7 Penrhyn Terrace; Father's Occupation:Merchant.2
3 Apr 1881She appeared as daughter in the 1881 census in the household of Bosdin Thomas Leech at Stretford Rd, Stretford, Lancashire, England.
Age 4 , scholar , born Stretford, Lancashire.3
5 Apr 1891Rachel Ellis Leech appeared in the 1891 census at Cambridge House (School), Hanley Castle, Worcestershire, England.
Age 14 , Student , born Manchester, Lancs. NOTE Student at Girls Boarding School.4
3 Nov 1905Her mother, Edith May Booth, died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.5
1908Rachel Ellis Leech married Gordon Fraser.
Place unknown, date by secondary sources.
4 Jan 1911Her daughter Jessie Gordon Fraser was born at Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .6
16 Apr 1912Her father, Bosdin Thomas Leech, died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.5,7
14 Oct 1915Her daughter Jean Rachel Gordon Fraser was born at Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .8
23 Aug 1934Her husband, Gordon Fraser, died at Dedworth Manor, Windsor, Berkshire, England.5
10 Nov 1934Rachel Ellis Leech was an executrix of Gordon Fraser's estate.
28 Aug 1939Her daughter, Jean Rachel Gordon Fraser, married Frank Basil Canning-Cooke at St James, Shere, Guildford, Surrey, England.9
15 Dec 1953Dame Rachel Ellis Fraser died at Semaphore Rd, Guildford, Surrey, England.5
Dec 1953Rachel Ellis Fraser's death was registered in Surrey South Western R.D., England; 1953 OND quarter.10
Dec 1953She was buried at Woking Crematorium, Woking, Surrey, England.11
25 Feb 1954Probate - Rachel Ellis Fraser of 10 Abbotswood, Guildford, widow, died 15 December 1953 at Mount Alvernia Annexe Semaphore Rd, Guildford. Probate at London, London, England, Jean Rachel Gordon Canning-Cooke, singlewoman and John Leyland Mawdesley, solicitor. Effects £49890-16s-9d.5

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Rachel Ellis Fraser at Woking Crematorium, Woking, Surrey, England,
    In Loving Memory of Sir Gordon Fraser of Madras, India
    Born 6 May 1873 died 23 August 1934
    Also his Beloved wife Rachel Ellis
    Born 10 November 1876 Died 15 Devember 1953.11

Citations

  1. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  2. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester.
  3. [S23] Census RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  4. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/2331 F33 P7.
  5. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  6. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "Ref N-2-109 Folio 6."
  7. [S2102] Website - Miscellaneous ; See Manchester Faces and Places V (1894), 152-3 Manchester City News, 20 April 1912.
  8. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP),.
  9. [S1170] Newspaper Article - Surrey Advertiser 2 September 1939 "Monday last."
  10. [S180] Free BMD : 1953 OND Surrey SW 5g786.
  11. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.