Dick Lee

19 November 1946–25 May 1989 (Age 42)
Mecca, Wabash Township, Parke, Indiana, United States

The Life of Dick

When Dick Lee was born on 19 November 1946, in Mecca, Wabash Township, Parke, Indiana, United States, his father, Amos Gilbert Lee, was 43 and his mother, Esther Myers, was 36. He died on 25 May 1989, at the age of 42, and was buried in Hixon Cemetery, Cory, Perry Township, Clay, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos Gilbert Lee
1903–1964
Esther Myers
1910–1971
Dick Lee
1946–1989

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 1

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
1947 · The CIA is Established

Age 1

The Central Intelligence Agency was created because the U.S. government had need for a group to help detect and subdue any potential threats to the nation.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 12

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

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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  • Dick Ray Lee, "Find A Grave Index"

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