Harold "Harry" Westley Lee Sr

1893–1966 (Age 72)
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Harold "Harry" Westley

When Harold "Harry" Westley Lee Sr was born on 29 July 1893, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Reuben Westley Lee, was 30 and his mother, Clara Stanton, was 28. He married Estella J "Stella" Neubauer on 5 May 1915, in Saint Mary Catholic Church, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States in 1900. He died on 19 January 1966, in Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold "Harry" Westley Lee Sr
Estella J "Stella" Neubauer
Marriage: 5 May 1915
Charlotte C. Lee
Harold J "Bud" Lee Jr
Sharon Rose Lee

Spouse & Children

5 May 1915
Saint Mary Catholic Church, Winnebago, Wisconsin, United States


  • Female1920–2014Female

  • Harold J "Bud" Lee Jr


  • Sharon Rose Lee


Parents & Siblings

  • Reuben Westley Lee


  • Female1865–1948Female



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 14

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harry W Lee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry W Lee, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harold Lee in household of Rubin Wesley Lee, "United States Census, 1910"

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