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Thomas Sim Lee
Birth: Oct. 29, 1745
Upper Marlboro
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1819
Upper Marlboro
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA

US Continental Congressman and Governor of Maryland. He was member of the independence provincial council in 1777 and was Governor of Maryland, 1779 to 1783. In 1783, he was elected as a Federalist to the Second Continental Congress and was a member of the house of delegates in 1787. He served in the Maryland state convention for the ratification of the Federal Constitution in 1788. From 1792 to 1794, he again was elected Governor of Maryland. While as governor, he organized the state militia and took part in the suppression of the Whisky Insurrection in Pennsylvania and Maryland. He was appointed to the state senate in 1794, but declined and retired to engage in the management of his estate until his death. In 1993, he was inducted into the Prince George's Hall of Fame, Maryland. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Lee (1713 - 1745)
  Christian Sim Lee Smith
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Digges Lee (1745 - 1805)
 
 Children:
  William Lee (1775 - 1845)*
  Mary Christian Lee Ringgold (1777 - 1813)*
  Eliza Digges Lee Horsey (1783 - 1862)*
  John Lee (1788 - 1871)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Upper Marlboro
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Aug 31, 2007
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