Harold G Lee

1882–1960 (Age 77)
Saint Mary, Johnson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Harold G

When Harold G Lee was born on 1 July 1882, in Saint Mary, Johnson, Nebraska, United States, his father, George Orrin Lee, was 25 and his mother, Emily E. Bailey, was 23. He lived in Minnesota, United States in 1895 and Medford, Steele, Minnesota, United States for about 30 years. He died in 1960, at the age of 78.

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George Orrin Lee
Emily E. Bailey
Ralph Henry Lee
Harold G Lee
Jessie Luella Lee
Jessie L.( twin) Lee
Frances Nellie Lee
Willis F Lee

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World Events (8)

1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 2

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

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).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harold G Lee in household of George O Lee, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • H G Lee in household of Geo O Lee, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harold G Lee in household of George O Lee, "United States Census, 1940"

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