Arthur John Leech1

ID #9021, (6 Jul 1873-30 Oct 1940)
  • Last Edited: 2021-03-07

Family 1: Louisa Morley Elwes (31 Jul 1882-5 Oct 1909)

Family 2: Kathleen Maida Rohde (24 Feb 1880-Dec 1972)

Timeline

6 Jul 1873Arthur John Leech was born at Peel Terrace, Old Trafford, Stretford, Lancashire, England.2,3,1
9 Aug 1873He was baptized at St Peter, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Child of Bosdin Thomas & Edith Mary Leech; Father's Occupation:Merchant; Abode:11 Peel Terrace.2
3 Apr 1881He appeared as son in the 1881 census in the household of Bosdin Thomas Leech at Stretford Rd, Stretford, Lancashire, England.
Age 7 , scholar , born Stretford, Lancashire.4
5 Apr 1891Arthur John Leech appeared as son in the 1891 census in the household of Bosdin Thomas Leech at Oak Mount, Timperley, Cheshire, England.
Age 17 , Single , Warehouse Apprentice , born Stretford, Lancashire.5
3 Feb 1904Arthur John Leech married Louisa Morley Elwes, daughter of William Weston Elwes and Arrabella Bowden, at St Stephen, Ootacamund (Udagamandalam), Tamil Nadu, India .
Arthur, 30; Father: Bosdin Thomas Leech
Louisa, 21; Father: William Wright Weston Elwes.6,7
25 Jun 1905His daughter Edith Mary Leech was born at Kilpauk, Chennai (Madras), India .8
3 Nov 1905His mother, Edith May Booth, died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.9
13 Feb 1907His son John Weston Leech was born at The Palms, Nungumbankum, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .10
5 Oct 1909His wife, Louise died at Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .11
c 1910Arthur John Leech married Kathleen Maida Rohde, daughter of William Cotton Rohde and Sarah Ismena Benson, at Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .
15 Nov 1910Arthur John Leech was an executor of Louise Morley Leech's estate.12
22 Nov 1911His son Ralph Bosdin Leech was born at Nungumbankum, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .13
16 Apr 1912His father, Bosdin Thomas Leech, died at Wood Lane, Timperley, Cheshire, England.9,14
2 Aug 1912Arthur John Leech was an executor of Bosdin Thomas Leech's estate.9
30 Oct 1914His daughter Margaret Ismena Leech was born at Nungumbankum, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .15
12 May 1931His daughter, Edith Mary Leech, married Arthur Leslie Elkington at St Mary, Reigate, Surrey, England.16
c Nov 1934His son, John Weston Leech, married Muriel Sutcliffe at St Mary, Alderley, Cheshire, England.
Sep 1939Arthur John Leech appeared on the 1939 register at Serpentine Road, Sevenoaks, Kent, England. Married; Merchant, Retired.
Also present Kathleen Maida Rohde.17
30 Oct 1940Arthur John Leech died at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire, England.9
1 Nov 1940He was buried at Southern Cemetery, Manchester, Lancashire, England.
C.I.E, M.B.E, late of Madras.18
4 Jun 1941Probate - Arthur John Leech of Redmile, Sepentine Rd, Sevenoaks, Kent, died 30th October 1940 at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire. Probate at Manchester, Lancashire, England, to John Weston Leech, Kathleen Maida Rohde and Ernest Bosdin Leech, Ernest Bosdin Leech, doctor of Medicine, Kathleen Maida Leech, widow, John Weston Leech, engineer and Ralph Hawtry Rohde Benson, of independent means. Effects £25485 4s 6d.9

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Arthur John Leech at Southern Cemetery, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Consecrated A/50
    in loving memory of Arthur John Leech CIE
    2nd son of Sir Bosdin Thomas Leech and dearly beloved husband of Kathleen Maida Leech
    Born 6th July 1873
    Died 30th October 1940.19

Citations

  1. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  2. [S2044] Parish Records - Manchester.
  3. [S2056] Find-a-Grave.
  4. [S23] Census RG11/3886 F97 P16.
  5. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/2826 F156 P21.
  6. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-95 F49."
  7. [S2546] India - Select Marriages 1792-1948.
  8. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-98 F8."
  9. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  10. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-101 F 164."
  11. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-106 pg11b."
  12. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  13. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-110 F113."
  14. [S2102] Website - Miscellaneous ; See Manchester Faces and Places V (1894), 152-3 Manchester City News, 20 April 1912.
  15. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-116 F163."
  16. [S1131] Parish Records Surrey; No 347 Page 174.
  17. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  18. [S370] Index "Andrew's Newspaper Index" , England, Andrews Newspaper Index Cards, 1790-1976.
  19. [S2056] Find-a-Grave: Consecrated A/50.

Edith Mary Leech

ID #9023, (25 Jun 1905-Jan 1982)
  • Last Edited: 2020-08-28

Family: Arthur Leslie Elkington (18 Apr 1906-1 Nov 1984)

Notes

Married Name: Edith Mary Elkington.

Timeline

25 Jun 1905Edith Mary Leech was born at Kilpauk, Chennai (Madras), India .1
31 Jul 1905She was baptized at Christ Church, Chennai (Madras), India .
Parents: Arthur John and Louisa Morley Leech; Merchant.1
5 Oct 1909Her mother, Louise Morley Leech, died at Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .2
12 May 1931Edith Mary Leech married Arthur Leslie Elkington at St Mary, Reigate, Surrey, England.
Arthur Leslie Elkington, 25, Bachelor, Bank Clerk, 2 Clarendon St, Leamington Spa; Father: Arthur Thomas, Elkington, Company Director
Edith Mary Leech, 25, Spinster, Rannoch Lodge, Reigate; Father: Arthur John Leech, Merchant
Witnesses: Arthur J Leech N souh Fras??, Richard Talbot, H N Giselectone?, M. L. Elkington.3
Sep 1939Edith Mary Elkington appeared on the 1939 register in the household of Arthur Leslie Elkington at Windy Arbour, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, England.4
30 Oct 1940Her father, Arthur John Leech, died at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire, England.5
4 Dec 1981Edith Mary Leech died at Rugby Road, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England.5
Jan 1982Edith Mary Leech's death was registered in Warwick & Leamington R.D., England; 1982 JFM quarter , age 76.6
23 Apr 1982Probate - Edith Mary Leech of 138 Rugby Road, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, died 4th December 1981. Administration at London, London, England. Effects £21,132.5

Citations

  1. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-98 F8."
  2. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-106 pg11b."
  3. [S1131] Parish Records Surrey; No 347 Page 174.
  4. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; QEBJ Kenilworth 393-3.
  5. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1982 JFM Warwick & Leamington 31/0689.

John Weston Leech

ID #9024, (13 Feb 1907-16 Feb 1982)
  • Last Edited: 2021-03-17

Family: Muriel Sutcliffe (1 Nov 1907-)

Timeline

13 Feb 1907John Weston Leech was born at The Palms, Nungumbankum, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .1
26 Mar 1907He was baptized at Christ Church, Chennai (Madras), India .
Parents: Arthur John and Louisa Morley Leech; Merchant.1
5 Oct 1909His mother, Louise Morley Leech, died at Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .2
7 Sep 1928John Weston Leech was on the passenger list of Regina (White Star Line), from out, to Montreal, Canada, with address Chadding House, Victoria Park, Manchester, Lancashire, England. Liverpool.3
c Nov 1934He married Muriel Sutcliffe at St Mary, Alderley, Cheshire, England.
c Nov 1934The marriage was registered in Macclesfield R.D., England, in 1934 OND quarter.4
Sep 1939John Weston Leech appeared on the 1939 register at Moss Lane, Cheadle, Cheshire, England. Married; Mechanical Handling conveyor chain technical engineer; AFS Stockport No 818.
Also present Muriel Leech.5
30 Oct 1940His father, Arthur John Leech, died at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire, England.6
4 Jun 1941John Weston Leech was an executor of Arthur John Leech's estate.6
16 Feb 1982John Weston Leech died at Hartslock Ct, Shooters Hill, Pangbourne, Berkshire, England.6
Mar 1982John Weston Leech's death was registered in Reading & Wokingham R.D., England; 1982 JFM quarter , DoB 13 Feb 1907.7
5 Jul 1982Probate - John Weston Leech of 41, Hartslock Ct, Shooters Hill, Pangbourne, Berks, died 16 February 1982. Probate at Manchester, Lancashire, England. Effects £61230.6

Citations

  1. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-101 F 164."
  2. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-106 pg11b."
  3. [S2002] Passenger List.
  4. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1934 OND Macc 8a234 Alderley St Mary 1002/5/10.
  5. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; LELW Cheadle & Gatley 443 B/3.
  6. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  7. [S180] Free BMD : 1982 JFM Reading and Wokingham 19/0385.

Margaret Ismena Leech

ID #9025, (30 Oct 1914-26 Dec 2008)
  • Last Edited: 2020-03-30

Family: John Temple Finnis (9 Sep 1911-c Aug 1995)

Notes

Married Name: Finnis.

Timeline

30 Oct 1914Margaret Ismena Leech was born at Nungumbankum, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .1
9 Dec 1914She was baptized at Christ Church, Chennai (Madras), India .
Parents: Arthur John and Kathleen Maida Leech; Merchant.1
c Jul 1939She married John Temple Finnis at Seal, Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
c Jul 1939The marriage was registered in Sevenoaks R.D., England, in 1939 JAS quarter.
30 Oct 1940Her father, Arthur John Leech, died at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire, England.2
6 Dec 1963Margaret Ismena Finnis was an executrix of Eileen Ismena Lilian Rohde's estate.3
Dec 1972The death of her mother, Kathleen Maida Leech, was registered in New Forest R.D., England.4
c Aug 1995The death of her husband, John Temple Finnis, was registered in Tunbridge R.D., England.5
26 Dec 2008Margaret Ismena Leech died at Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
DoB 30 Oct 1914.6

Citations

  1. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-116 F163."
  2. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S900] Online GRO Index 1972 OND New Forest 6b101.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1995 JAS Tunbridge Wells 5761D D9 025.
  6. [S867] Deaths, 2007-2013 GreyPower Deceased Data.

Arthur Leslie Elkington

ID #9027, (18 Apr 1906-1 Nov 1984)
  • Last Edited: 2020-08-28

Family: Edith Mary Leech (25 Jun 1905-Jan 1982)

Timeline

18 Apr 1906Arthur Leslie Elkington was born at Warwickshire, England.1
12 May 1931He married Edith Mary Leech, daughter of Arthur John Leech and Louisa Morley Elwes, at St Mary, Reigate, Surrey, England.
Arthur Leslie Elkington, 25, Bachelor, Bank Clerk, 2 Clarendon St, Leamington Spa; Father: Arthur Thomas, Elkington, Company Director
Edith Mary Leech, 25, Spinster, Rannoch Lodge, Reigate; Father: Arthur John Leech, Merchant
Witnesses: Arthur J Leech N souh Fras??, Richard Talbot, H N Giselectone?, M. L. Elkington.2
Sep 1939Arthur Leslie Elkington appeared on the 1939 register at Windy Arbour, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, England. Married; Bank Cashier.
Also present Edith Mary Elkington.1
4 Dec 1981His wife, Edith died at Rugby Road, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England.3
Jan 1982The death of his wife, Edith Mary Leech, was registered in Warwick & Leamington R.D., England.4
1 Nov 1984Arthur Leslie Elkington died at Rugby Road, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England.5
21 Dec 1984Probate - Arthur Leslie Elkington of 138, Rugby Rd, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, died 1st November 1984. Probate at Birmingham, England, £85909.5

Citations

  1. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; QEBJ Kenilworth 393-3.
  2. [S1131] Parish Records Surrey; No 347 Page 174.
  3. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1982 JFM Warwick & Leamington 31/0689.
  5. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.

Ralph Bosdin Leech

ID #9031, (22 Nov 1911-2011)
  • Last Edited: 2019-04-14

Family: Bertha Newsom Jackson (21 Jul 1913-28 Sep 2006)

Timeline

22 Nov 1911Ralph Bosdin Leech was born at Nungumbankum, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India .1
31 Dec 1911He was baptized at Christ Church, Chennai (Madras), India .
Parents Arthur John Leech and Kathleen Maida, Merchant of Nungumbankum.1
1933He was on the 1933 Electoral Register at New Rd, Stepney & Stoke Newington, London, England.2
c Feb 1938The marriage of Ralph Bosdin Leech and Bertha Newsom Jackson was registered in Hitchin R.D., England, in 1938 JFM quarter.3
30 Oct 1940His father, Arthur John Leech, died at Cheadle Royal Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire, England.4
5 Sep 1945His son Stephen Bosdin Leech was born at Kampala, Uganda .5
6 Apr 1952Ralph Bosdin Leech and Bertha Newsom Jackson were on the passenger list of Rhodesia Castle (Union Castle Mail SS Co), from in, to London, with address Headley Down, Bordon, Hampshire, England. South & East Africa.
Accompanied by Stephen Bosdin Leech.6
Dec 1972The death of his mother, Kathleen Maida Leech, was registered in New Forest R.D., England.7
15 Aug 1991His child Stephen Bosdin Leech died at Jarrah St, O'Connor, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia .4,5
28 Sep 2006His wife, Bertha Leech, died at Lymington, Hampshire, England.8
2011Ralph Bosdin Leech died at Lymington, Hampshire, England.

Citations

  1. [S1130] British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns (FMP), "N-2-110 F113."
  2. [S894] Electoral Register for London.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1938 JFM Hitchin 3a1559.
  4. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  5. [S1204] Power Family Tree (Bosdin Leech)46297185/person/24115450176 Power.
  6. [S385] Passenger List.
  7. [S900] Online GRO Index 1972 OND New Forest 6b101.
  8. [S2094] Website - U.S. Obits Ancestry.

Bertha Newsom Jackson

ID #9032, (21 Jul 1913-28 Sep 2006)
  • Last Edited: 2020-09-13

Family: Ralph Bosdin Leech (22 Nov 1911-2011)

Notes

Married Name: Bertha Leech.

Timeline

21 Jul 1913Bertha Newsom Jackson was born at Letchworth, Hertfordshire, England.
from death registration.1,2
c Feb 1938The marriage of Bertha Newsom Jackson and Ralph Bosdin Leech, son of Arthur John Leech and Kathleen Maida Rohde, was registered in Hitchin R.D., England, in 1938 JFM quarter.3
5 Sep 1945Her son Stephen Bosdin Leech was born at Kampala, Uganda .4
6 Apr 1952Bertha Newsom Jackson and Ralph Bosdin Leech were on the passenger list of Rhodesia Castle (Union Castle Mail SS Co), from in, to London, with address Headley Down, Bordon, Hampshire, England. South & East Africa.
Accompanied by Stephen Bosdin Leech.5
15 Aug 1991Her child Stephen Bosdin Leech died at Jarrah St, O'Connor, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia .6,4
28 Sep 2006Bertha Leech died at Lymington, Hampshire, England.2
Sep 2006Bertha Leech's death was registered in New Forest R.D., England; 2006 Sep , Age 93.7

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD.
  2. [S2094] Website - U.S. Obits Ancestry.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1938 JFM Hitchin 3a1559.
  4. [S1204] Power Family Tree (Bosdin Leech)46297185/person/24115450176 Power.
  5. [S385] Passenger List.
  6. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  7. [S180] Free BMD : 2006 New Forest 14A 494/1A.

Stephen Bosdin Leech

ID #9035, (5 Sep 1945-15 Aug 1991)
  • Last Edited: 2019-06-16

Timeline

5 Sep 1945Stephen Bosdin Leech was born at Kampala, Uganda .1
6 Apr 1952He was on the passenger list of the ship Rhodesia Castle (Union Castle Mail SS Co), with Ralph Bosdin Leech and Bertha Newsom Jackson.2
15 Aug 1991Stephen Bosdin Leech died at Jarrah St, O'Connor, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia .3,1
29 Apr 1993Probate - Stephen Bosdin Leech of 17 Jarrah St,O'Connor, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, died 15th August 1991. Administration with will, Australia at Winchester, Hampshire, England. Effects £10183 in England & Wales.3

Citations

  1. [S1204] Power Family Tree (Bosdin Leech)46297185/person/24115450176 Power.
  2. [S385] Passenger List.
  3. [S2046] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.