Joseph Frederick Lee

Brief Life History of Joseph Frederick

When Joseph Frederick Lee was born on 9 October 1911, in Okaton, Jones, South Dakota, United States, his father, Harry Martin Lee, was 23 and his mother, Udolpha Ann Chapman, was 23. He married Rose Lee Woods on 20 January 1934, in Gering, Scotts Bluff, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Washabaugh, South Dakota, United States for about 5 years and Township 42 Range 36, Washabaugh, South Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 13 September 1986, in Klamath Falls, Klamath, Oregon, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Klamath Memorial Park, Klamath Falls, Klamath, Oregon, United States.

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Joseph Frederick Lee
Rose Lee Woods
Marriage: 20 January 1934
Jeffrey Martin Lee

Sources (10)

  • J F Lee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph Lee, "South Dakota, Department of Health, Index to Births 1843-1914 and Marriages 1950-2014"
  • Joseph F Lee, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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1912 · The Girl Scouts

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Historical Boundaries: 1916: Jones, South Dakota, United States


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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Chinese Young, Sang, Jae, Jong, Jung, Sung, Yong, Kyung, Seung, Dong, Kwang, Myung.

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land, Middle English lee, lea, from Old English lēa, dative case (used after a preposition) of lēah, which originally meant ‘wood or glade’.

English: habitational name from any of the many places in England named with Old English lēah ‘wood, glade’, including Lee in Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Kent, and Shropshire, and Lea in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, and Wiltshire.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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