When Joseph Andrew Edgar Lee was born on 14 February 1890, in Farmington, St. Francois, Missouri, United States, his father, Andrew Benjamin Lee, was 28 and his mother, Lydia Caroline Mitchell, was 26. He married Beulah Myrtle Walker on 7 August 1908, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Neosho Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Lesterville, Reynolds, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died on 16 June 1960, in Doe Run, St. Francois, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Doe Run, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.
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.