Joseph Hyrum Lee

12 July 1844–25 April 1932 (Age 87)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph Hyrum

When Joseph Hyrum Lee was born on 12 July 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, John Doyle Lee, was 31 and his mother, Agatha Ann Woolsey, was 30. He married Mary Elizabeth Woolsey on 2 January 1863, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Harmony Election Precinct, Washington, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 25 April 1932, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Saint George City Cemetery, St. George, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hyrum Lee
1844–1932
Mary Elizabeth Woolsey
1848–1899
Marriage: 2 January 1863
Thomas Doyle Lee
1863–1895
Mary Lee
1864–1864
Agatha Ann Lee
1866–1953
Sarah Alice Lee
1869–1931
Elnora Abigail Lee
1870–1939
Lovina Syrena Lee
1872–1954
Joseph Hyrum Lee Jr.
1873–1952
Evaline Lee
1875–1941
Ernest Alexander Lee
1876–1956
Rubin Ezra Lee
1878–1879
Mary Eliza Lee
1881–1936
Wilford Willard Lee
1883–1965
George Washington Lee
1885–1961
Ada Belle Lee
1886–1969
Lola Vilate Lee
1889–1966
Minnie Ardell Lee
1891–1891

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 January 1863Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (16)

    +11 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 1
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 23
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    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.

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    Story Highlight

    BIOGRAPHY OF CHARLES WILLIAM LEE

    Charles William Lee was born on 11 August 1862 in New Harmony, Washington,Utah Territory to John Doyle and Sarah Caroline Williams Lee. He was the tenth of sixteen children, six girls and ten boys. Se …

    Sources (79)

    • Joseph Hyram Lee in household of Ernest Alexander Lee, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Joseph H Lee in entry for Ernest A Lee and Hattie Hastings, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Jospeh H. Lee en tant qu’entrée de Wilford Willard Lee, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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