James Leece

ID# 681, (1821 - )

James Leece was born in 1821 at Arbory, Isle of Man.

He was the son of William Leece and Ann Gell.

James Leece was baptised on 18 Mar 1821 in Arbory, Isle of Man,

James Leece
son of William Leece and Ann Gell
March 18 1821.1,2

James appeared on the 1841 Isle of Man Census of 6 Jun 1841 in the household of William Leece at Cringhill, Arbory, Isle of Man;
LEECE William, 55, Ag Lab, Yes
LEECE Ann, 55, Yes
LEECE Elizabeth, 20, Yes
LEECE James, 15, Yes
LEECE Samuel, 10, Yes
LEECE John, 25, Miner Lead oar (sic), Yes
LEECE Catharine, 25, Yes
LEECE Ann, 3, Yes
LEECE Elizabeth, 1, Yes
NELSON Margaret, 15, Female Servant, Yes.3

Father*William Leece (c 1787 - Oct 1855)
Mother*Ann Gell (1788 - Mar 1863)


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), "Isle of Man Parish Registers, 1598-2009," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X8S9-9DH : 1 October 2015), William Leece in entry for James Leece, 18 Mar 1821, Christening; citing Arbory, Isle of Man, Manx National Heritage Library, Douglas.
  3. [S169] 1841 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 6 June 1841), 1841, Isle of Man, Arbory, HO 107/ 1463/3 pg 37. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Isle of Man Census.