Ancestry of General
Robert E. Lee

Confederate Army - U.S. Civil War


    Richard Lee II

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Robert E. Lee
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 16 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1647 
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    • Death Date:
    • 12 Mar 1714/1715 
    • Death Location:
    • Machodoc, Westmoreland Co., Virginia 
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    • Burnt House Fields, Lee Family Estate, Coles Point, Westmoreland, Virginia 
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  • Sources for Richard Lee II

    • 2 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), 151-152.
    • 3 Gibbs, Robert, Worthies of Buckinghamshire and men of note of that county, (1888), 246.
    • 4 Hardy, Stella Pickett, Colonial Families of the Southern States of America: A History and Genealogy of Colonial Families Who Settled . . ., New York: Tobias A. Wright (1911), 320, 324.
    • 5 Nagel, Paul C., The Lees of Virginia: Seven Generations of an American Family, New York: Oxford University Press (2007), Chart preceding p. 3.
    • 6 Pecquet du Bellet, Louise, Some Prominent Virginia Families, Vol. 4, Lynchburg, VA: J. P. Bell Company (1907), 84.