James Leeming

1868–June 1949 (Age 81)
Edmondsley, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Leeming was born in 1868, in Edmondsley, Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, Geo Leeming, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Broadbank, was 29. He married Elizabeth Ann Walker on 16 November 1891, in Chester le Street, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Kimblesworth, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Chester-le-Street, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died in June 1949, in Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Leeming
1868–1949
Elizabeth Ann Walker
1870–
Marriage: 16 November 1891
Joseph W Leeming
1893–
Hannah A Leeming
1896–

Spouse and Children

    Male1868–1949Male

    Elizabeth Ann Walker

    Female1870–Female

MARRIAGE
16 November 1891
Chester le Street, Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    Joseph W Leeming

    Male1893–Male

    Hannah A Leeming

    Female1896–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Geo Leeming

    Male1839–Male

    Mary Ann Broadbank

    Female1839–Female

siblings

(3)

    George William Leeming

    Male1863–Male

    Male1868–1949Male

    Joseph Ralph Leeming

    Male1870–1872Male

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 12

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 16

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 36

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, in West Yorkshire near Keighley and in North Yorkshire near Northallerton. Both are named with a river name, derived from the Old English word lēoma ‘gleam’, ‘sparkle’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Leeming in household of George Leeming, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • James Leeming in household of George Leeming, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Leeming, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.