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Anne Lee (Aylett)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Stratford, Westmoreland, Virginia, USA
Death: Died in Westmoreland County, VA, USA
Place of Burial: Burnt House Fields, Lee Family Estate , Coles Point, Westmoreland, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Aylett, III, Capt. and Elizabeth Steptoe
Wife of Richard Henry Lee, signer of the "Declaration of Independence"
Mother of Thomas Jesse Lee; Col. Ludwell Lee, Esq.; Mary Washington; Hannah Washington and Marybelle Lee
Sister of Mary Lee
Half sister of James "Jemmie" Steptoe, Jr.

Managed by: Hatte Anne Blejer
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About Anne Lee (Aylett)

Richard married first on December 5, 1757, Anne Aylett (1738–1768), daughter of William Aylett and Elizabeth Eskridge (1719).

Anne died December 12, 1768 at Chantille, Westmoreland County., Virginia. The couple had four surviving children:

  1. Thomas Lee (1758–1805).
  2. Col. Ludwell Lee, Esq. (1760–1836), who married Flora Lee (1771–1795), daughter of Hon. Philip Ludwell Lee, Sr., Esq. (1727–1775) and Elizabeth Steptoe (1743–1789), who married secondly, Philip Richard Fendall I (1734–1805).
  3. Mary Lee (1764–1795).
  4. Hannah Lee (1765–1801), who married Hon. Corbin Washington (1764–1799), son of Col. John Augustine Washington (1736–1787) and Hannah Bushrod (1738–1801).
  5. Marybelle Lee (1768), who died in infancy.

Sources

  1. Stratford Hall and the Lees Connected with Its History: Biographical ... Page 100

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Anne Lee's Timeline

1738
1738
Stratford, Westmoreland, Virginia, USA
1757
February 3, 1757
Age 19
Westmorland, Virginia, United States
1758
October 20, 1758
Age 20
Westmoreland, Virginia, USA
1760
October 13, 1760
Age 22
Chantilly, Westmoreland, Virginia
1764
July 28, 1764
Age 26
Chantilly, Westmoreland, Virginia
1765
1765
Age 27
Chantilly, Westmoreland County, Virginia
1768
December 1768
Age 30
Coles Point, Westmoreland, Virginia, United States
1768
Age 30
Virginia, United States
1768
Age 30
Westmoreland County, VA, USA