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George Whitfield Lee
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Birth: May 28, 1859
Death: Apr. 27, 1905

George Whitfield Lee was the oldest son of Rev William W Lee and his second wife Sarah Ann Lowther. He was married to Lillie Ophelia Smith on 31 May 1899. George and Lillie had 2 Children Joseph McPherson born 25 Sept 1900 and Daniel Elmer (changed to Edward) Lee born 28 Nov 1905.

He died an accidental death at Tuten's Lumber Mill as described in an article in the Atlanta Constitution on 27 April 1905 before the birth of his second son.

George was an ordained Baptist minister as well as an owner of a grocery store in Savannah. He presided over the marriages of 2 of his brothers (Alexander Carson Lee and Henry Charles Lee). 
 
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 Parents:
  William W. Lee (1818 - 1901)
  Sarah A. Lowther Lee (1841 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Ophelia Smith Lee (1875 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph McPherson Lee (1900 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary E. Wolfe (1846 - 1911)**
  Valeria A. Lee Wilson (1850 - 1941)**
  Laura A. Lee Newton (1856 - 1918)**
  George Whitfield Lee (1859 - 1905)
  Joseph N. Lee (1863 - 1940)*
  Henry Charles Lee (1873 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Husband of Lilly O. Lee
 
Note: Husband of Lillie Ophelia Smith (Cadieux)
 
Burial:
Bird Cemetery
Bryan County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Row 11, Plot 4
 
Created by: Bryan Sheehan
Record added: Jul 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73635483
George Whitfield Lee
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George Whitfield Lee
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George Whitfield Lee
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 Added: Jul. 23, 2011
 
 
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