Thomas Patrick Wesley1

M, #495681, b. 18 November 1996
Last Edited=2 Aug 2011
     Thomas Patrick Wesley was born on 18 November 1996.1 He is the son of Timothy James Wesley and Hon. Melissa Maria Leathers.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Isobel Maria Wesley1

F, #495682, b. 28 January 2000
Last Edited=2 Aug 2011
     Isobel Maria Wesley was born on 28 January 2000.1 She is the daughter of Timothy James Wesley and Hon. Melissa Maria Leathers.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Arthur Sydney Centner1

M, #495683
Last Edited=6 Oct 2013
     Arthur Sydney Centner is the son of Harry Centner.1 He married Hon. Anne Catherine Leathers, daughter of Frederick Alan Leathers, 2nd Viscount Leathers and Elspeth Graeme Stewart, in January 1977.1

Child of Arthur Sydney Centner and Hon. Anne Catherine Leathers

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Robert Leathers1

M, #495684
Last Edited=6 Oct 2013
     Robert Leathers married Emily Jane Seaman.1
     He lived at Bramford, Suffolk, England.1

Child of Robert Leathers and Emily Jane Seaman

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Emily Jane Seaman1

F, #495685
Last Edited=2 Aug 2011
     Emily Jane Seaman married Robert Leathers.1
     Her married name became Leathers.

Child of Emily Jane Seaman and Robert Leathers

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers1

M, #495686, b. 21 November 1883, d. 19 March 1965
Last Edited=20 Oct 2013
     Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers was born on 21 November 1883 at Stepney, London, England.1,2 He was the son of Robert Leathers and Emily Jane Seaman.3 He married Emily Ethel Baxter, daughter of Henry Baxter, on 1 June 1907.1 He died on 19 March 1965 at age 81.1
     He was advisor to the Minister of Shipping on coal in 1940.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1941.1 He was advisor to Minister of War, Transport between 1941 and August 1945.1 He was created 1st Baron Leathers, of Purfleet, co. Essex [U.K.] on 19 May 1941.1 He was UK representative to the Combined Shipping Adjustment Board between 1942 and 1945.1 He was appointed Companion of Honour (C.H.) in 1943.1 He held the office of Secretary of State, Co-ordination Transport, Fuel and Power in October 1951.1 He was created 1st Viscount Leathers, of Purfleet, co. Essex [U.K.] on 18 January 1954.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Birmingham University, Birmingham, Warwickshire, EnglandG.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Leeds University, Leeds, Yorkshire, England.1

Children of Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers and Emily Ethel Baxter

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Baxter1

M, #495687
Last Edited=6 Oct 2013
     Henry Baxter lived at Southend, Essex, England.1

Child of Henry Baxter

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Emily Ethel Baxter1

F, #495688, b. 1882, d. 30 December 1971
Last Edited=20 Oct 2013
     Emily Ethel Baxter was born in 1882 at Stepney, London, England.2 She was the daughter of Henry Baxter.3 She married Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers, son of Robert Leathers and Emily Jane Seaman, on 1 June 1907.1 She died on 30 December 1971.1
     From 1 June 1907, her married name became Leathers. After her marriage, Emily Ethel Baxter was styled as Lady Leathers on 19 May 1941. After her marriage, Emily Ethel Baxter was styled as Viscountess Leathers on 18 January 1954.

Children of Emily Ethel Baxter and Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Frederick Alan Leathers, 2nd Viscount Leathers1

M, #495689, b. 4 April 1908, d. 21 January 1996
Last Edited=20 Oct 2013
     Frederick Alan Leathers, 2nd Viscount Leathers was born on 4 April 1908 at Goodmayes, Ilford, Essex, England.1,2 He was the son of Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers and Emily Ethel Baxter.3 He married, firstly, Elspeth Graeme Stewart, daughter of Sir Thomas Alexander Stewart, on 22 June 1940.1 He and Elspeth Graeme Stewart were divorced in 1983.1 He married, secondly, Lorna M. Marshall, daughter of A. K. Marshall, on 6 April 1983.1 He died on 21 January 1996 at age 87.1
     He was educated at Brighton College, Brighton, Sussex, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1929 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He was director of Wm Cory and Son Ltd between 1929 and 1972.1 He graduated from Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1931 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baron Leathers, of Purfleet, co. Essex [U.K., 1941] on 19 March 1965.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Viscount Leathers, of Purfleet, co. Essex [U.K., 1954] on 19 March 1965.1 He was appointed Fellow, Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (F.I.C.S.)1

Children of Frederick Alan Leathers, 2nd Viscount Leathers and Elspeth Graeme Stewart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Leslie John Leathers1

M, #495690, b. 25 November 1911, d. 7 August 2002
Last Edited=6 Oct 2013
     Hon. Leslie John Leathers was born on 25 November 1911.1 He was the son of Frederick James Leathers, 1st Viscount Leathers and Emily Ethel Baxter.2 He married Elizabeth Stella Nash, daughter of Thomas Stanley Nash, on 1 June 1937.1 He died on 7 August 2002 at age 90.1
     He was educated at Brighton College, Brighton, Sussex, EnglandG.1 He was a practising solicitor.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He was member of the Council of London Chamber of Commerce between 1961 and 2002.1 He was General Commissioner of Taxes between 1961 and 2002.1 He was director of Mann, George and Company.1

Children of Hon. Leslie John Leathers and Elizabeth Stella Nash

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]