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George R. Lee, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1841
Death: Apr. 1, 1906

George R. LEE Sr. was the son of James W. LEE Sr. & Ann Mozelle NEWTON. He married Emeline BOYKIN, in March of 1861, and they were the parents of seven children (born 1862-1882), three of whom died as infants:
Ida C. LEE, who married Abraham Young HUNTER Jr. about 1889,
Willie A. LEE,
James Wesley LEE, the husband of Hattie ARCHER,
George R. LEE Jr., the husband of Sally Hendry RYON,
Bertha LEE, "Bertie", who married William John BOYKIN, "Willie" in 1903.
Alfred LEE, and
Annie LEE.

Summary of his service record: George R. LEE enlisted 25 Oct 1861, in 1st Company G, 25th Regiment, Screven County, "Brown Light Infantry." He transferred to Company F, 5th Regiment of Georgia in January of 1863. Roll from 30 Jun to 31 Dec 1864, the last on file, shows him absent without leave on 15 Dec 1864. Paroled at Augusta GA 20 May 1865. 
 
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 Parents:
  James W. Lee (1810 - 1888)
  Ann Mozelle Newton Lee (1813 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Emeline Boykin Lee (1841 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  Ida Lee Hunter (1862 - 1957)*
  Willie A. Lee (1869 - 1871)*
  James Wesley Lee (1872 - 1927)*
  George R. Lee (1875 - 1920)*
  Bertie Lee Boykin (1877 - 1947)*
  Alfred Lee (1879 - 1879)*
  Hessie Lee Beard (1880 - 1966)*
  Annie Lee (1882 - 1882)*
 
 Siblings:
  Saphronia Adora Lee Sheppard (1838 - 1917)*
  Virginia F. Cail (1839 - 1909)*
  George R. Lee (1841 - 1906)
  William Alexander Lee (1842 - 1931)*
  Joseph E. Lee (1845 - 1907)*
  Cornelia Caroline Lee Marsh (1848 - 1886)*
  Daniel M. Lee (1849 - 1896)*
  Lavenia E. Lee Lee (1851 - 1919)*
  Laura Mary Lee Evans (1852 - 1892)*
  Rebeca Theodosia Lee (1857 - 1869)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Newington
Screven County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: jrpv
Record added: Jan 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24292696
George R. Lee, Sr
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George R. Lee, Sr
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