Samuel Lee

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Lee was born from 1784 to 1794, in Washington, Virginia, United States, his father, Young Lee, was 34 and his mother, Jemima Matthews, was 37. He died after 1870.

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Young Lee
1760–1840
Jemima Matthews
1758–1821
Thomas M Lee
1777–1871
Drusilla Lee
1782–
Guy Lee
1787–1833
Rhoda Lee
1788–1835
Samiel Lee
1805–
Archer Lee
1778–
Samuel Lee
1784–1870
Melinda Lee
1784–1882
Mary Lee
1786–1864
Priscilla Lee
1802–1862

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    World Events (8)

    1786 · Shays' Rebellion

    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    1788 · Becomes the 10th state

    On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 

    1808

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    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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