Chancy Charles Lee

10 October 1853–4 June 1941 (Age 87)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Chancy Charles

When Chancy Charles Lee was born on 10 October 1853, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Lee, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Ann Roebuck, was 32. He married Louisa Maria Baum on 26 June 1876, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 4 June 1941, in Hanna, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chancy Charles Lee
Louisa Maria Baum
Marriage: 26 June 1876
Sarah Melissa Lee
Charles Chancey Lee
Mary Elizabeth Lee
David Monroe Lee
John Samuel Lee
William Isaac Lee
Hannah Marie Lee
Fannie May Lee
Susanna Lee
Joseph Lee

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 June 1876Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 10
    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.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 23
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    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

    Trip to America then on to Utah

    Chauncey Lee is listed on the Passenger list of the 1856 Voyage of the Enoch Train. Source: Mormon Immigration Index. Other family members that are listed are: John Lee, Sarah Lee, William Lee, Fa …

    Sources (21)

    • Chancy C. Lee, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Chancey G Lee in entry for John Samuel Lee and Lillie Belle Hauger, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Chauncy Charles Lee in entry for John Samuel Lee, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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