George Henry Lee

11 July 1841–1 December 1852 (Age 11)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of George Henry

When George Henry Lee was born on 11 July 1841, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Alfred Gilham Lee, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann LaFlesh, was 35. He died on 1 December 1852, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 11, and was buried in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Gilham Lee
1805–1870
Elizabeth Ann LaFlesh
1805–1875
Isaac Lee
1826–1900
Thomas LaFlesh Lee
1828–1890
Elizabeth Ann Lee
1830–1831
Mary Elizabeth Lee
1832–1905
Samuel Francis Lee
1834–1894
Alfred LaFlesh Lee
1837–1838
Joseph Smith Lee Sr.
1839–1921
George Henry Lee
1841–1852
Eli LaFlesh Lee
1843–1904
John Stanforth Lee
1848–1910

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (5)

1842 · Relief Society Organized
Age 1
The Relief Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized on March 17, 1842. Emma Smith was the first Relief Society president. It was established as a way to help strengthen and serve other women.
1845 · Oh My Father
Age 4
"In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
1846
Age 5
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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.

Possible Related Names

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Layman
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Leigh

Sources (14)

  • George Lee in household of Alfred Lee, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George Henry Lee - Church record: birth-name: George Henry Lee
  • George Henry Lee, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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