George Whitfield Lee

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George Whitfield Lee

  • Birth 28 May 1859
  • Death 27 Apr 1905
  • Burial Ellabell, Bryan County, Georgia, USA
  • Plot Row 11, Plot 4
  • Memorial ID 73635483

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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Husband of Lilly O. Lee

Gravesite Details Husband of Lillie Ophelia Smith (Cadieux)

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  • Created by: Bryan Sheehan
  • Added: 19 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73635483
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Whitfield Lee (28 May 1859–27 Apr 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73635483, citing Bird/Smith Cemetery, Ellabell, Bryan County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Bryan Sheehan (contributor 47499163) .