Baron Leighton of St Mellons
, of St Mellons in the County of Monmouth
, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom
. It was created in 1962 for Sir Leighton Seager
, a Welsh
shipping magnate. He was the son of Sir William Henry Seager
. Seager had already been created a Baronet
, of St Mellons in the County of Monmouth, in 1952. As of 2007 the titles are held by his grandson, the third Baron, who succeeded his father in 1998.
Barons Leighton of St Mellons (1962)
- Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.
- Leigh Rayment's Peerage Page