Samuel Lee

13 October 1851–20 December 1929 (Age 78)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Lee was born on 13 October 1851, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Lee, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Ann Roebuck, was 30. He married Melissa Ann Smith on 8 January 1873, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 20 December 1929, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Heber City Cemetery, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Lee
1851–1929
Melissa Ann Smith
1856–1895
Marriage: 8 January 1873
John Samuel Lee
1873–1879
Philip Elmer Lee
1876–1950
Eliza Ann Lee
1878–1966
John William Lee
1881–1882
Robert Lee
1883–1947
George Thomas Lee
1885–1949
Elisha Jay Lee
1887–1943
Sarah Ellen Lee
1890–1973
Lee
1893–1893
Roy S. Lee
1895–1897
Lee
1899–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1873Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 12
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 21
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Chinese Young, Sang, Jae, Jong, Jung, Sung, Yong, Kyung, Seung, Dong, Kwang, Myung.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’.English: habitational name from any of the many places in England named with Old English lēah ‘wood, glade’, including Lee in Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Kent, and Shropshire, and Lea in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, and Wiltshire.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Ley
    Lees
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    Laye
    Lie
    Layman
    Lea
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    Saelee
    Leigh

    Sources (18)

    • Samuel Lee in entry for George Thomas Lee, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Samuel Lee, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Samuel Lee in entry for George Thomas Lee and Jennie Alice Sarle, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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