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LEONARD HENRY COURTNEY COURTNEY, Baron (1832), English politician and man of letters, eldest son of J.
Among the birthday honours of 1906 he was elevated to the peerage as Baron Courtney of Penwith (Cornwall).
At Cambridge, Leonard Courtney was second wrangler and first Smith's prizeman, and was elected a fellow of his college, St John's.
Two of his brothers, John Mortimer Courtney (b.