They Lived in Headingley


These brief biographical sketches are part of a series published monthly in the magazine ‘North Leeds Life’, up to 2009, under the general title ‘They lived in Headingley’, by Janet Douglas.

Alamayu   1861-1879 Prince of Abyssinia
Baines Sir Edward 1800-1890  
Beckett Lucy 1864-1891  
Harding Thomas
Col. T. Walter
Hope Shaw John 1792-1864  
Leigh Blanche Legat 1870-1945 Cookery Books
Lupton Elinor 1886-1979  
Pickersgill Joseph 1849-1920 Bookmaker to the Prince of Wales
Stiles-Allen Lilian 1890-1982  
Sutcliffe Frank Meadow 1853-1941 the Whitby Photographer