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Name: KING, Leonard Francis

Nee: bro of Basil Charles King

Birth Date: 2.12.1887 Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Death Date: 30.5.1950 Thomson's Falls

First Date: 1920

Last Date: 1950

Profession: Farmer

Area: Rumuruti, 1930 Thomson's Falls

Married: In Kentish Town, London 27 Apr 1913 Gertrude Lydia Lock b. 17 Mar 1888 Pancras, London

Book Reference: KAD, Red 25, Red 31, Hut, Red 22, Pioneers, SS, Gazette, Barnes

War Service: Imperial Light Horse, RE

General Information:

Red 22 - K.F. King, West Kenya
Pioneers - Thomson's Falls - The first building here was put up in the early 1920s for the Narok Angling Club, founded by Major Cyril Luxford and Captain L.F. King. The Narok, Equator and Pesi Rivers were stocked with trout.
Soldier Settlement Scheme after WW1 - Class B - Capt. L.F. King, South African Officer's Club, 48 Grosvenor Square, W1 - Farm 1556
Gazette 21/4/1920 - Registration of Brands - PO Gilgil - V0K
Barnes - Nakuru North Cemetery - Leonard Francis King, born 3/12/1887, died 30/5/1950
Hut - Soldier Settler, President Laikipia Farmers Ass. 1929
Gazette - 26/9/1923 - Voters Register - Kenya Province - Leonard Francis King, Farmer PO Rumuruti
Gazette 6 Dec 1938 Aberdare Voters List
Gazette 20 Feb 1951 Basil Charles King wants his probate
1939 England and Wales Register living in St Pancras with wife, as 'brakesman, railway'. Gives birthdate as 2 Dec 1889

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