Ann Lee

Female9 March 1880–30 April 1949

Brief Life History of Ann

When Ann Lee was born on 9 March 1880, in Westleigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Aaron Bullough Lee, was 21 and her mother, Ellen Farrington, was 20. She married James Henry Johnson on 24 February 1900, in Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Seattle, King, Washington, United States for about 5 years and Bryn Mawr, King, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 30 April 1949, in Renton, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, King, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Henry Johnson
Ann Lee
Marriage: 24 February 1900
Mary Carter Johnson
Aaron Johnson
James Johnson
Ellen Johnson
Margaret Johnson

Sources (15)

  • Ann Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ann Lee - Government record: birth: 9 March 1880; Westleigh St Paul, Lancashire, England
  • Ann Johnson, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 February 1900Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


    Age 6

    Historical Boundaries 1886: Kittitas, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Kittitas, Washington, United States

    1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

    Age 19

    Mount Rainier was established as a state park on March 2, 1899 with legislation was signed by President McKinley. Mount Rainier is a volcanic peak surrounded by forests.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Ann's Death

    Ann was on her way to the hospital to visit her husband there. She had her daughter Margaret drive her there but when almost there someone hit their car. Ann died the next day due to fractured skull …

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