Henry Giles Lee - Robert E. Lee's grandfather

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Henry Giles Lee II
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Born: 1729

Birthplace: Lee Hall Plantation, Westmoreland County, Virginia

Father: Henry Lee 1691 – 1747

Mother: Elizabeth Bland 1704 – 1764

Wife: Lucy Ludwell Grymes 1734 – 1792
(Buried: Leesylvania Plantation Graveyard, Prince William Co, VA)​

Children:

Major General Henry “Light Horse Harry” Lee III 1756 – 1818​
(Buried: Lee Chapel Museum, Lexington, Virginia)​
Attorney General Charles Lee 1758 – 1815​
(Buried: Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Virginia)​
William Hezekiah Lee 1758 – 1819​
(Buried: Highland Cemetery, Highland, Illinois)​
Congressman Richard Bland Lee Sr. 1761 – 1827​
(Buried: Sully Plantation, Chantilly, Virginia)​
Mary “Mollie” Lee Fendall 1764 – 1827​
(Buried: Fendall Farm, Alexandria, Virginia)​
Theodorick Lee 1766 – 1849​
(Buried: Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.)​
Edmund Jennings Lee Sr. 1772 – 1843​
(Buried: Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery, Alexandria, Virginia)​
Ann Elizabeth Lee Page 1775 – 1858​
(Buried: Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery, Alexandria, Virginia)​

Important Facts:

Owner of Leesylvania Plantation in Prince William County, Virginia​
Justice of the Peace in Prince William County Virginia​
1758 – 1772: Member of Virginia House of Burgesses​
1774 – 1776: Member of Virginia Convention​
Lt for Prince William County, Virginia​
1780: Virginia State Senator​

Died: October 1787

Place of Death: Prince William County, Virginia

Age at time of Death:
57 or 58 years old

Burial Place: Leesylvania Plantation Graveyard, Prince William Co, VA
 
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