John Arthur Lee (1743 - c.1802) MP

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Birthplace: Warrenton, Fauquier, Virginia
Death: Died in Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Managed by: Maria Edmonds-Zediker, Volunteer Curator, on break until June 1
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About John Arthur Lee

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor #: A068638

John Lee September 20, 1743-

Parents: Hancock Lee, II 1709-1762 and Mary Willis 1716-1766

Another son of Hancock and Mary Willis Lee was very instrumental in the settlement of Kentucky. Major John Lee, their third son, settled in Leesburg, Woodford County. He was one of the early founders of Versailles. John Lee and his wife, Elizabeth Bell had a large family. Son, Willis Atwell Lee, the first Clerk of Franklin County built Glen Willis and daughter, Sarah, married John J. Crittenden a governor of Kentucky.

The DAR states he served in the Revolutionary War.

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-------------------- John Lee 1740-1802 (twin)

Wife: Elizabeth Bell 1745-1824

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Maj. John Arthur Lee's Timeline

1743
September 20, 1743
Warrenton, Fauquier, Virginia
1765
1765
Age 21
Albemarle, Virginia, USA
1773
1773
Age 29
Culpeper, VA
1775
March 19, 1775
Age 31
March 29, 1775
Age 31
Orange, VA
1781
December 8, 1781
Age 38
December 18, 1781
Age 38
Orange, VA, USA
1782
1782
Age 38
1784
1784
Age 40
1786
1786
Age 42