John Claudious Lee

1778–1813 (Age 35)
Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Claudious

When John Claudious Lee was born in 1778, in Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Lee Jr, was 48 and his mother, Elizabeth Hocutt, was 43. He married Miss Eldridge in 1798, in Giles Town, Shelby, Tennessee, United States. He died in 1813, in Giles, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 35.

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John Claudious Lee
1778–1813
Miss Eldridge
1778–
Marriage: 1798

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1798
Giles Town, Shelby, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Lee Jr

    Male1730–1809Male

    Female1735–1794Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1750–1823Female

    Robert Lee

    Male1751–1834Male

    Male1765–1848Male

    Edward Lee

    Male1767–1821Male

    James Henry Lee

    Male1768–1820Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 5

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 10

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

1 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’.2 English: habitational name from any of the many places named with Old English lēah ‘wood’, ‘glade’, as for example Lee in Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Kent, and Shropshire, and Lea in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, and Wiltshire.3 Irish: reduced Americanized form of Ó Laoidhigh ‘descendant of Laoidheach’, a personal name derived from laoidh ‘poem’, ‘song’ (originally a byname for a poet).

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

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