Robert Lee Gleaves

3 May 1882–27 October 1958 (Age 76)
Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Robert Lee

When Robert Lee Gleaves was born on 3 May 1882, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States, his father, Robert Harvey Gleaves, was 46 and his mother, Julia Kyle Benbow, was 29. He lived in Speedwell, Wythe, Virginia, United States for about 20 years. He died on 27 October 1958, in Jellico, Campbell, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 76.

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 15

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): variant of Gleave

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

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  • Robert H Gleaves in household of Julia K Gleaves, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert L Gleaves in household of Robt H Gleaves, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robert Harvey Gleaves, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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