Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Leigh, Egertonlocked

(1815–1876)
  • Simon Harrison

Extract

Leigh, Egerton (1815–1876), antiquary and politician, was born on 17 March 1815 at Broadwell Manor House, Gloucestershire, the only son of Egerton Leigh (1779–1865) of West Hall, High Leigh, Cheshire, and his wife, Wilhelmina Sarah (d. 1849), daughter of George Stratton of ...

Also in this article

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

F. Boase, , 6 vols. (privately printed, Truro, 1892–1921); repr. (1965)