Melinda Arvie Lee

1899–1975 (Age 75)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Melinda Arvie

When Melinda Arvie Lee was born on 3 June 1899, in Georgia, United States, her father, Marcus Lore Lee, was 23 and her mother, Geriah Melinda Moss, was 20. She lived in District 569, Hall, Georgia, United States in 1910. She died on 12 February 1975, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Marcus Lore Lee
1875–1958
Geriah Melinda Moss
1879–1951
Mattie Leona Lee
1894–1980
Hattie Melinda Lee
1896–1923
Melinda Arvie Lee
1899–1975
Dixie Lula Lee
1901–1983
Texie Cordelle Lee
1903–1999
Margret Lee
1905–
Kansie Lee
1908–1931
Fannie Miranda Lee
1910–1996
Willie Alma Lee
1912–1997
Marcus Lore Lee
1915–1994
Delmar Roe Lee
1918–2007
Jessie Lula Lee
1922–2015

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

Age 7

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 20

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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 (1)

  • Arnie Lee in household of Marcus L Lee, "United States Census, 1910"

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