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Fitzhugh Lee

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Fitzhugh Lee

40th Governor of Virginia


    Henry Lee III

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    • Grandfather of Fitzhugh Lee — 3rd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 29 Jan 1756 
    • Birth Location:
    • Dumfries, Virginia 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 25 Mar 1818 
    • Death Location:
    • Cumberland Island, Georgia 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 13 Jun 1793 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Shirley Plantation, Charles City County, Virginia 
    • Children:

    • Charles Carter Lee

      Anne Kinloch Lee

      Sydney Smith Lee (Ahnentafel No:2 )

      Robert Edward Lee

      Mildred Lee

    • Notes: 
    • 9th Governor of Virginia

      aka Light-Horse Harry

  • Additional marriages for Henry Lee III


    • Spouse:
    • Matilda Lee
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1782

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  • Sources for Henry Lee III

    • 2 Browning, Charles H., ed. , Americans Of Royal Descent< img src="http://ir-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/ir?t=famkin0d-20&l=as2&o=1&a=1436766265" width="1 " height="1" border="0" alt="" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" /> , Philadelphia: Porter and Coates (1883) , 249, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Faris, John T. , Historic Shrines of America: Being the Story of One Hundred and Twenty Historic Buildings an d the Pioneers Who . . . , New York: George H. Doran Company (1918) , 280.
    • 6 Kennedy, Mary Selden , Seldens of Virginia and Allied Families, Volume 1 , New York: Frank Allaben Genealogical Company (1911) , 322.
    • 7 Lee, Edmund Jennings , Lee of Virginia, 1642-1892: Biographical and Genealogical Sketches of the Descendants of Colo nel Richard Lee . . . , Philadelphia: (1895) , 508, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 8 Lee, Fitzhugh , "Light-Horse Harry" , American Magazine: Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly, Vol. 41 (1896) , 265.
    • 9 Nagel, Paul C. , The Lees of Virginia: Seven Generations of an American Family , New York: Oxford University Press (2007) , Chart preceding p. 3.
    • 11 Stratford Hall Plantation (Robert E. Lee Memorial Assoc.) , "Henry Lee III" , (accessed 07/19/2011).