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Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War


    Lucy Higginson

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    • 7th Generation — 4th Great-grandmother of Robert E. Lee
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 119 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1626 
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    • Death Date:
    • 6 Nov 1675 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Abingdon Episcopal Church Cemetery, White Marsh, Gloucester, Virginia 
    • Marriage Date:
    • BEF 1655 
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    • Spouse:
    • Philip Ludwell
    • Marriage Date:
    • AFT 1665

    • Spouse:
    • Lewis Burwell
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1646

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  • Sources for Lucy Higginson

    • 3 Barthelmas, Della Gray, The Signers of the Declaration of Independence: A Biographical and Genealogical Reference, Jefferson, N.C. and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers (1997), 200.
    • 4 Barthelmas, Della Gray, The Signers of the Declaration of Independence: A Biographical and Genealogical Reference, Jefferson, N.C. and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers (1997), 151.
    • 6 Browning, Charles H., ed., American of Royal Descent: collection of genealogies showing the . . . 7th edition, Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company (2000 reprint of 1911 edition), 542.
    • 8 Keith, Charles P., The Ancestry of Benjamin Harrison, President of the United States of America 1889-1893 . . ., Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company (1893), 35-36, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 9 Kennedy, Mary Selden, Seldens of Virginia and Allied Families, Volume 1, New York: Frank Allaben Genealogical Company (1911), 319, 597.
    • 10 Laidley, W. S., ed., The West Virginia Historical Magazine Quarterly, Charleston, West Virginia: West Virginia Historical and Antiquarian Society, 1902, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 54-55, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 11 Paxton, William McClung, The Marshall Family: Or A Genealogical Chart of the Descendants of John Marshall and Elizabeth Markham . . ., Cincinnati: Robert Clarke and Co. (1885), 102-103, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 13 Richardson, Douglas and Kimball G. Everingham, Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company (2004), 103.
    • 17 Tyler, Lyon G., ed., William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 18, Richmond, VA: Whittet & Shepperson (1910), 61.
    • 19 Wurts, John S., Magna Charta, New York: Brookfield Publishing Company (1942), 445.