★★★ -Lee, Richard Henry

Richard Henry Lee Sr.:
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Born: August 24, 1821
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Birthplace: Alexandria Virginia
Father: Edmund Jennings Lee Sr. 1772 – 1843
(Buried: Christ Church Episcopal Churchyard Alexandria Virginia)
Mother: Sarah Caldwell “Sally” Lee 1775 – 1837
(Buried: Christ Church Episcopal Churchyard Alexandria Virginia)
Wife: Evelyn Byrd Page 1825 – 1889
(Buried: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Virginia)
Children:
Mary Page Lee 1849 – 1928
(Buried: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Virginia)
William Byrd Lee 1851 – 1931
(Buried: Ware Episcopal Church Cemetery Gloucester Virginia)
Richard Henry Lee Jr. 1855 – 1912
(Buried: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Virginia)
Eliza Atkinson Lee Winchester 1858 – 1936
(Buried: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Virginia)
Rev. Charles Henry Lee 1866 – 1938
(Buried: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Virginia)

Occupation before War:
Attorney in Charlestown Virginia
Commonwealth Attorney for Jefferson County Virginia

Civil War Career:
1861 – 1862: Lt. Company G 2nd​ Virginia Infantry Regiment
1862: Wounded during the Battle of Kernstown Virginia
1862 – 1865: Colonel & Presiding Judge Military Court 2nd​ Army Corps
1863: Captured in Orange County Virginia on September 22, 1863
1863 – 1864: Prisoner of War held by the Union Army
1864: Exchanged in the Prisoner of War exchange on January 29, 1864
1865: Paroled by the Union Army on April 19, 1865 in Winchester VA.

Occupation after War:
Attorney in Millwood Virginia
Judge in Millwood Virginia


Died: June 18, 1902
Place of Death: Clarke County Virginia
Age at time of Death: 80 years old
Burial Place: Old Chapel Cemetery Millwood Virginia


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