Mary Tabb Lee

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Mary Tabb Lee (Bolling)

Also Known As: "widow", "lee"
Birthplace: Petersburg, Va
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Lee Chapel, Lexington, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George Washington Bolling and Martha Smith Bolling
Wife of Maj. General W. H. F. "Rooney" Lee (CSA)
Mother of Mary Tabb Lee; Robert E Lee III; Dr. George Bolling Lee; William Henry Fitzhugh Lee and Annie Agnes Lee
Sister of William Nichols Bolling and Robert Bolling

Managed by: Scott David Hibbard
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About Mary Tabb Lee

Mary Tabb Bolling was born on 20 August 1847 in Petersburg City, Virginia and died on 5 May 1924 in Richmond City, Virginia. She is buried in the Lee Chapel Museum, Lexington City, Virginia.

Parents: Georgw W. Bolling (1806-1875)


  1. Major General William Henry Fitzhugh Lee (1837 - 1891)


  1. Mary Tabb Lee (____ - 1871)*
  2. Ann Agnes Lee (____ - 1874)*
  3. William Henry Fitzhugh Lee (____ - 1875)*
  4. Robert Edward Lee (1869 - 1922)*
  5. George Bolling Lee (1872 - 1948)*


Widow of Major General William H.F.(Rooney)Lee,married after the Civil War. Daughter in law of General Robert E.Lee. Mother of Tabb Bolling Lee who died as an infant in 1871 and Colonel Robert E.Lee who died in 1922 and Dr.George Bolling Lee of New York.

The daughter of George Washington Bolling of Petersburg,Virginia.

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Mary Tabb Lee's Timeline

August 27, 1846
Petersburg, Va
Age 14
<Petersburg, Virginia>
February 11, 1869
Age 22
Petersburg, VA, USA
August 31, 1872
Age 26
Lexington, VA, USA
Age 27
<Petersburg, Virginia>
Age 28
<Petersburg, Virginia>
May 24, 1924
Age 77
Lee Chapel, Lexington, Virginia