- John C. Shields
Leddra, William (d. 1661), Quaker minister in America, was probably born in Cornwall, but apparently migrated early to Barbados. According to one authority, Leddra was a clothier before becoming an approved minister of the Society of Friends (Maule, 45). Nothing is known of his lineage or possible marriages or descendants. As a man committed to his faith, however, much is known, especially about his activities in ...