: I am looking for ancestors with the Leece/ Leese/Lease surname
my leece family are from Ireland but i don't know where and settled in Gateshead.
Robert Leece & Mary Anne O'Neill came to the UK and were in Liverpool in 1855 when they had a son Joseph James.
Joseph James and his mother are located in Gateshead in 1879 when he married Mary DeVine, they had 11 children.
any links and connections sought.