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Leeke, Sir Henry Johnlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn


Leeke, Sir Henry John (1794–1870), naval officer, was born at St John's, Isle of Wight. He was the son of Samuel Leeke, a deputy lieutenant of Hampshire who 'lost his life from the effects of over-exertion in the suppression of a riot' (...

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