George Mellor Lee

21 August 1840–24 October 1891 (Age 51)
Pinxton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Mellor Lee was born on 21 August 1840, in Pinxton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Mathew Lee, was 30 and his mother, Hannah Mary Mellor, was 28. He married Hannah Wardle on 30 June 1861, in Pinxton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years. He died on 24 October 1891, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

George Mellor Lee
1840–1891
Hannah Wardle
1844–1911
Marriage: 30 June 1861
Mary Ann Lee
1863–1864
George Mellor Lee
1882–
Rosanna Lee
1866–1866
Matthew Mellor Lee
1868–1869
Emma Mellor Lee
1870–1884
Eliza Mellor Lee
1872–
Mark Mellor Lee
1874–1875
Hannah Maria Mellor Lee
1876–
Martha Mellor Lee
1879–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 June 1861Pinxton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (4)

    1843
    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 14
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 40
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the places in Lancashire, West Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, earlier recorded as Melver, and named from ancient British words that are ancestors of Welsh moel ‘bare’ + bre ‘hill’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Mealor
    Mellow

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    Sources (30)

    • George Lee in household of Matthew Lee, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • George Miller in entry for Mary A. Miller, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"
    • George M Lee, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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