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Edmund Jennings Lee, I

Also Known As: "Nickname Permit Lee"
Birthplace: Leesylvania, Prince William County, Virginia, Colonial America
Death: May 30, 1843 (71)
Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Henry Lee, ll and Lucy Ludwell Lee
Husband of Sarah Caldwell Lee (nee Lee)
Father of Sarah Elizabeth Bland, Joplin; Edmund Jennings Lee, Jr.; Ann Herriotte Lloyd; Rev. William F. Lee; Hannah Phillippa Stewart and 4 others
Brother of Maj. Gen. Henry Lee, "Light Horse Harry", Governor of Virginia; U.S. Attorney General Charles Lee; U.S. Congress Richard Bland Lee; Mary ‘Mollie’ Fendall; Theodorick Lee and 2 others

Managed by: James Hutchison
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About Edmund Jennings Lee, I

Edmund Jennings Lee I (1772–1843), who married Sally Lee (1775–1837), daughter of Richard Henry Lee (1732–1794) and Anne (Gaskins) Pinckard.


Edmund Jennings Lee I

Edmund Jennings Lee (1772–1843) was a prominent legal and political figure in Alexandria, Virginia. He was a member of the Lee family of Virginia and lived for some time at the Lee-Fendall House in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

In 1796, Edmund married Sarah Lee, daughter of Richard Henry Lee. They had nine children: Edmund Jennings Lee, Jr. (1797–1877), Ann Harriotte (1799–1863), Sarah (1801–1879), William Fitzhugh (1804–1837), Hannah (1806–1872), Cassius Francis (b. 1808), Susan Meade (1814–1815), Charles Henry (b. 1818), and Richard Henry.

Edmund Jennings Lee Sr. BIRTH 20 May 1772 Prince William County, Virginia, USA DEATH 30 May 1843 (aged 71) Alexandria, Alexandria City, Virginia, USA BURIAL Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery Alexandria, Alexandria City, Virginia,


Children Photo Edmund Jennings Lee 1797–1877

Photo Ann Harriotte Lee Lloyd 1799–1863

Photo Sarah "Sally" Lee 1801–1879

Photo William Fitzhugh Lee 1804–1837

Photo Hannah Phillippa Lee Stewart 1806–1872

Photo Cassius Francis Lee 1808–1890

Photo Charles Henry Lee 1818–1900

Photo Richard Henry Lee 1821–1902

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Edmund Jennings Lee, I's Timeline

May 20, 1772
Leesylvania, Prince William County, Virginia, Colonial America
Virginia, United States
May 3, 1797
Alexandria, VA, United States
March 6, 1799
Alexandria, Virginia, United States
May 7, 1804
Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
May 22, 1808
Alexandria, Virginia, United States