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The Agee Family in America

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  • Lemuel Francis Agee (1856 - 1937)
    The Eldon Advertiser, June 1937 Lemuel Francis Agee was born January 24, 1856, in Osage County.He was united in marriage to Miss Palona F. Wills October 25, 1875. To thisunion five children were born, ...
  • James Wiseman Agee (1850 - 1935)
    h/o Mary E. Lambeth on Mar 10, 1870 (died Feb 12, 1912)h/o Lucinda Cooper on Jun 10, 1916s/o Tillman Agee & Fannie Walkerfarmer and judge* Updated from Find A Grave Memorial via mother Frances 'Fannie'...
  • Venie Jane Michem (1894 - 1981)
  • Tilman Agee (1814 - 1884)
  • Reason G. Agee (1811 - 1893)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees by SmartCopy : Feb 26 2015, 20:49:02 UTC

Mathieu Agee was the first of the family to come to America. A Huguenot, he left France in 1688, went to Holland and with some two thousand Huguenots joined the ranks of William of Orange and accompanied his troop to England where William deposed the catholic King James and assumed the crown. In recognition of the aid rendered to his cause, William offered passage to the new world. A large number of these French refugees Including Mathieu took advantage of this offer. Mathieu Agee arrived in Virginia in 1690, received land grants west of Richmond and built a plantation about seven miles where the Huguenots founded the town of Manikin