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Fitzhugh Lee
Birth: Nov. 19, 1835
Fairfax City
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1905
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Civil War Confederate Major General. He was the nephew of Robert E. Lee, graduated from West Point in 1856 and served as a cavalry officer in Texas. At the start of the Civil War he resigned his commission and organized 1st Virginia Cavalry as Lieutenant Colonel. In July 1862, he was promoted Brigadier General and fought in Peninsula campaign. He commanded cavalry at Sharpsburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Spotsylvania and was promoted Major General in September, 1863. In September 1864, at the Third Battle of Winchester, he was wounded and was out of action for the remainder of the war. After the war, he was appointed consul general in Havana and served in the Spanish-American War as a Major General in the US Volunteer Army. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Sydney Smith Lee (1802 - 1869)
  Anna Maria Mason Lee (1811 - 1898)
  Ellen Bernard Fowle Lee (1853 - 1933)*
  Anne Maria Fitzhugh Lee (1872 - 1872)*
  Ellen Bernard Lee Rhea (1873 - 1959)*
  Fitzhugh Lee (1875 - 1954)*
  George Mason Lee (1877 - 1934)*
  Anne Lee Harbord (1880 - 1963)*
  Sidney Smith Lee (1885 - 1885)*
  Virginia Lee Montgomery (1886 - 1968)*
  Fitzhugh Lee (1835 - 1905)
  Sydney Smith Lee (1837 - 1888)*
  Henry Carter Lee (1842 - 1889)*
  Daniel Murray Lee (1844 - 1916)*
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Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 37.53175, -77.45982
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Record added: Mar 03, 1999
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Rest in Peace, Great-great Grandfather, until we meet again. Lorie - (Daughter of Violet Clemantine Lee, daughter of William Penman Lee, son of Jayhugh Lee.)
- Lorie
 Added: Jun. 21, 2017

- BigFrench
 Added: Apr. 15, 2017
Your service to our country in Cuba is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Sep. 24, 2016
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