Haggi Lee

4 April 1884–22 January 1953 (Age 68)
Putnam, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Haggi

When Haggi Lee was born on 4 April 1884, in Putnam, Tennessee, United States, his father, Harmon Young Lee, was 39 and his mother, Damarias Cole, was 28. He married Sussie Jane Harper on 30 July 1905, in Putnam, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Midland Township, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years and Chickasaw Township, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 22 January 1953, in Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Haggi Lee
Sussie Jane Harper
Marriage: 30 July 1905
Lillian Avo Lee
Mary Etmo Lee
Carlon Mose Lee
Olive Lee
Solon Lee
Arthur Marion Lee
Calvin Young Lee
Luther Earl Lee
Alene Lee

Spouse and Children

30 July 1905
Putnam, Tennessee, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    George Lee




    Wilburn John Lee


    James R. Lee


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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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Sources (3)

  • Hagi Lee, "United States Census, 1920"
  • H I Lee, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Haggi I Lee, "United States Census, 1940"

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