He married Ursula, 5th dau. of George Nevill, Lord Abergavenny. He was Sheriff in 1560. He was a member of the Irish Privy Council at the time of Queen Elizabeth. He inherited Leeds Castle from his father. Some accounts say he returned to England in 1594 and died there in 1597. Some accounts say he was killed in Ireland in 1599. They had four children: Sir Anthony, Sir Warham, Ann who married Gen. Thomas Digges, and another daughter who married Kingsmill. He left Leeds Castle to his son Sir Anthony.
"Warham Saint Leger, Knt., of Ulcombe, co Kent, Sherriff of Kent, second son of Anthony Saint Leger, Knt., Lord Deputy of Ireland, by Agnes, daughter of Hugh Warham, of Croydon. They had five sons and four daughters."
Source: Source: Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists by David Faris, pp. 244-246.
Saint Leger Sources: St. Leger: the family and the race by Mya Frenz St. Leger (Shopwyke Hall, Sussex: Phillimore, 1986); Pedigree and will extracts by W. H. Welply, 1949; National Society Magna Charta Dames and Barons; Records of Hunt, St. Leger, Urann, Wood and allied families by Alma Funk Wood, 1954; St. Leger family of Kent: genealogical notes, extracts of parish registers, 1669-1799 by Frank Tyler, 1988; St. Leger Pedigree 1066-1862, 1987; The Proprietors of the Northern Neck, 1926; Early Digges Family Progenitors & Some Descendants: from Kent in the Old England to the New World, America; 1984; County Genealogies Pedigrees of the Families in the County of Kent by William Berry, 1830; Lineage of the Counts of Anjou from Ingelger to Geoffrey Plantagenet by Charles Shepard, 1923; All Saints Church Ulcombe, Kent; Doneraile Court and the St. Legers; The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.
Anthony St Leger (1496 - 1559)
Agnes Warham St Leger (____ - 1559)
Ursula Neville St Leger (____ - 1575)
Anne St Leger Diggs (____ - 1636)*
Anthony Saint Leger (____ - 1603)*
William St Leger (1524 - 1582)*
Warham St. Leger (1525 - 1599)
Anthony Saint Leger (1535 - 1613)*
Created by: Linda
Record added: Feb 21, 2014
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