Name: John Leslie
Suffix: 12th Baron of Balquhain
Death: 1655 in Ingolwitz, Poland
Cause: Died during seige
Change Date: 19 MAR 2007
The fortunes of the Barons of Balquhain, reached their lowest when John, the twelfth Baron, found himself, on the death of his father, lord of the Castle and Mains of Balquhain, and of nothing else.
John Leslie came to the end of his impoverished life, in 1655, at the siege of Ingolwitz during the Russian invasion of Poland. His heir-at-law was his uncle William, second son of the dashing laird, John Leslie, tenth Baron.
Did he marry Elizabeth Woood of Bonnytoun (qv) in 1641?
Father: John Leslie
Mother: Janet Innes