Lee R. House

Brief Life History of Lee R.

When Lee R. House was born on 12 May 1885, in Appleton City, St. Clair, Missouri, United States, his father, James Sylvester House, was 32 and his mother, Mary Lovena Brady, was 29. He married Olive King Burns on 6 May 1913, in St. Clair, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Appleton Township, St. Clair, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 23 December 1951, in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Appleton City Cemetery, Appleton Township, St. Clair, Missouri, United States.

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Lee R. House
Olive King Burns
Marriage: 6 May 1913
James Lee House
Lou Etta House
from January 1917 to December 1917–1966

Sources (11)

  • Lee R House, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Lee A House, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Lee R. House, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

English: topographic or occupational name for someone employed ‘at the house’, from Middle English hous(e) (Old English hūs), probably a religious house such as a convent. In the Middle Ages the majority of the population lived in cottages or huts rather than houses.

English: variant of Howes .

English: perhaps a topographic name from an unrecorded Middle English huse, a southwest dialect form of Old English hyse ‘place overgrown with (water) plants’, a derivative of Old English hos ‘(water) plant’. In modern English, the name might have been absorbed into Huss or Hose .

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

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