Robert Leech

1829–
Cockermouth, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

Robert Leech was born in 1829, in Cockermouth, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom as the son of Francis Leach. He married Frances Wetherhead Charnley on 26 December 1861, in Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Robert Leech
1829–
Frances Wetherhead Charnley
1835–1907
Marriage: 26 December 1861
John Thomas Leech
1862–
Richard Pearson Charnley Leech
1870–1941
Jonathon Francis Aquilla Leech
1871–
Mary Margaret Alice Leech
1874–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1861
Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    John Thomas Leech

    Male1862–Male

    Richard Pearson Charnley Leech

    Male1870–1941Male

    Jonathon Francis Aquilla Leech

    Male1871–Male

    Mary Margaret Alice Leech

    Female1874–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Francis Leach

    MaleMale

siblings

(2)

    Male1829–Male

    Mary Jane Leach

    Female1834–Female

World Events (8)

1830

Age 1

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 13

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 49

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Leach .2 Irish (Galway): English name adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Maol Mhaodhóg ( see Logue ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Leach, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Robert Leach, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Robert Leech, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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