Bonney G Lee

30 December 1881–19 October 1953 (Age 71)
Florence, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Bonney G

When Bonney G Lee was born on 30 December 1881, in Florence, South Carolina, United States, his father, Robert E Lee, was 24 and his mother, Nancy Filyaw, was 26. He died on 19 October 1953, in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert E Lee
1857–1926
Nancy Filyaw
1855–1939
Lillie Permelia Lee
1876–1960
Zingel McWallie Lee
1878–1879
Bonney G Lee
1881–1953
Hazard Finn Lee
1886–1953
Vindel Bacelia Lee
1887–1962
Ella Ardena Lee
1889–1962
Robert Cully Lee
1892–1976
Queen Dora Lee
1894–1927

Parents and Siblings

    Robert E Lee

    Male1857–1926Male

    Nancy Filyaw

    Female1855–1939Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1886

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bonnie G Lee in household of Lofton Lee, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ronnie Lee in household of Hazzard F Lee, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Barney G Lee in household of William A Hutchinson, "United States Census, 1940"

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