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date: 06 December 2019

Elmhirst, Leonard Knightlocked

(1893–1974)
  • Anthea Williams
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Elmhirst, Leonard Knight (1893–1974), agricultural economist and philanthropist, was born on 6 June 1893 at Laxton, Yorkshire, the second of eight sons and nine children of the Revd William Heaton Elmhirst, clergyman, of Laxton, subsequently owner of the Elmhirst estate, Worsbrough Dale, Yorkshire...

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Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock
King's College, Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, London
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
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