Emma Lee

about 1868–about 1870 (Age 2)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Emma

When Emma Lee was born about 1868, in Missouri, United States, her father, Wiley Brown Lee, was 28 and her mother, Mary Jane Graham, was 22. She died about 1870, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Wiley Brown Lee
1840–1893
Mary Jane Graham
1846–1932
Malinda Jane Lee
1866–1949
Emma Lee
1868–1870
Henry Lee
1886–
Rachel Lee
1868–
George Robert Lee
1870–1931
Allen Goode Lee
1872–1953
William Henry Harrison Lee
1874–1945
John Madison Lee
1877–1950
Mary Ann Lee
1878–1956
Arthur Franklin Lee
1881–1967
Charles Clarence Lee
1885–1949
Myrtle E. Lee
1887–
Harriet R. Lee
1890–
Harry Lee
1890–
Sarah Frances "Sadie" Lee
1893–1947

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World Events (3)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 0

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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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