Harold J Lee

1915–1999 (Age 84)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Harold J

When Harold J Lee was born on 26 September 1915, in Michigan, United States, his father, Isaac Lee, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Anna Lefler, was 19. He had at least 1 son with Irene Eleanor Osentoski. He lived in Decker, Lamotte Township, Sanilac, Michigan Territory, United States in 1940 and Clifford, Lapeer, Michigan, United States in 2003. He died on 6 November 1999, in Marlette, Sanilac, Michigan, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Harold J Lee
1915–1999
Irene Eleanor Osentoski
1915–2003
Jerry Lee

Spouse & Children

  • Male1915–1999Male

  • Irene Eleanor Osentoski

    Female1915–2003Female

children

(1)

  • Jerry Lee

    MaleMale

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siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Harold J Lee in household of Isaac Lee Jr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harold Lee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold J Lee in household of Isaac Lee Jr., "United States Census, 1920"

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