Henry Yates Lee

23 April 1918–11 February 1992 (Age 73)
Denver, Colorado, United States

The Life Summary of Henry Yates

When Henry Yates Lee was born on 23 April 1918, in Denver, Colorado, United States, his father, Samuel Yates LEE, was 30 and his mother, Edith Viola WILLIS, was 21. He married Marjorie Alice Culp on 9 October 1937, in Castle Rock, Douglas, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Arapahoe, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 11 February 1992, in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Paradox, Montrose, Colorado, United States.

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Henry Yates Lee
Marjorie Alice Culp
Marriage: 9 October 1937
Sandra J. Lee

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 October 1937Castle Rock, Douglas, Colorado, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    1921 · Flash floods kill 1500
    Age 3
    On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.
    Age 23
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    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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    Sources (5)

    • Henry J Lee in household of Samuel Y Lee, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Henry Y Lee, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"
    • Henry Y Lee, "United States Census, 1940"

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