Sept 10th 1915, Northampton Mercury Newspaper: Marriage of Corporal Leslie and Jessie Knight.
Born 1888 Northampton and died 27/4/1966 Harpole Hall, Northampton. Left £55,566 to his wife Jessie Pollok Knight** b. 4/7/1893 – d.14/7/1983. She died Lynwood Nursing Home East Park Northampton and left £92,182 in her will.
6/9/1915 - Leslie and Jessie marry in London.
27/11/1916 - son John Leslie born*.
19/1/1917 -Leslie enlists RFC and RAF 1/4/18-27/2/1919. In 1917, couple living Windy Ridge, 22 Holdenby Road Spratton where Jessie ran a school. Leslie was a prominent businessman and jeweller. Was a mechanic driver in the Forces.
15/6/1918- son James Montague (known as Monty) born Spratton.* He was married to Baroness Jill Knight - Tory MP who is still alive and he died 24/3/1986 and left £89.156 in his will to his wife.
30/4/1920 - Leslie discharged from military service and continues to be a prominent figure in the business world of Northampton.
Jessie ran an acting school/drama club at their home Harpole Hall.