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LEE (Soundex L000) — See also CHIN-LEE, EL, ELL, JACKSON-LEE, LE, LEA, LEAW, LEE-JACKSON, LEH, LEI, LEIGH, LEO, LEU, LEUE, LEW, LEY, LIA, LIAO, LIEU, LIOI, LIU, LOE, LUE, LYAU, LYU.

  Lee, G. Y. — of Eden, Concho County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Gale A. — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo. Republican. Postmaster at Pueblo, Colo., 1930-34 (acting, 1930). Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Gary — Reform candidate for U.S. Senator from Montana, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Lee, Gary Alcide (b. 1933) — also known as Gary A. Lee — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., August 18, 1933. Republican. Member of New York state assembly 128th District, 1975-78; U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1979-83. Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lee, Gene B. — of Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George — of Berkeley County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Berkeley County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George — of Plymouth Township, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Plymouth Township, Michigan, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George H. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia, 1846-48. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George T. — of Van Buren, Carter County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Carter County, 1891-92, 1897-1900; member of Missouri state senate 21st District, 1901-04; chair of Carter County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George W. — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1932 (alternate), 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, George W. — of Royersford, Montgomery County, Pa. Burgess of Royersford, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lee, Gertrude A. — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Colorado, 1920, 1929. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Gideon (1778-1841) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass., April 27, 1778. Shoemaker; leather business; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1823; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1833-34; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1835-37. Died in Geneva, Ontario County, N.Y., August 21, 1841 (age 63 years, 116 days). Interment at Washington Street Cemetery, Geneva, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Lucy (Ward) Lee (1746-1817) and Gideon Lee (1747-1811); married to Isabella Williamson (1800-1870).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lee, Gordon (1859-1927) — of Chickamauga, Walker County, Ga. Born near Ringgold, Catoosa County, Ga., May 29, 1859. Democrat. Member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1894-95; member of Georgia state senate 44th District, 1902-04; U.S. Representative from Georgia 7th District, 1905-27; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Died November 7, 1927 (age 68 years, 162 days). Interment at Chickamauga Cemetery, Chickamauga, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of James Morgan Lee and Elizabeth (Gordon) Lee.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lee, H. B. — of Illinois. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, H. Rex See Hyrum Rex Lee
  Lee, H. T. — of Boone County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harold C. — of Brandon, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harry — of Riverhead, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harry — of Long Prairie, Todd County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harry S. — of Tennessee. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harry W. — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1936, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harvey — of Amador County, Calif. Member of California state assembly, 1858-59, 1865-67 (18th District 1858-59, 14th District 1865-67). Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Harvey F. — of New Castle County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 11th District, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Helen — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Lee, Henry — of Bourbon County, Va. (now Ky.). Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Bourbon County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Henry (1756-1818) — also known as "Light Horse Harry" — of Westmoreland County, Va. Born in Prince William County, Va., January 29, 1756. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from Virginia, 1786-88; delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Westmoreland County, 1788; Governor of Virginia, 1791-94; U.S. Representative from Virginia at-large, 1799-1801. Eulogized George Washington as "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen.". Died in Cumberland Island, Camden County, Ga., March 25, 1818 (age 62 years, 55 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Camden County, Ga.; reinterment in 1913 at Lee Memorial Chapel, Lexington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Lee (1730-1787) and Lucy (Grymes) Lee (1734-1792); brother of Charles Lee, Richard Bland Lee and Edmund Jennings Lee; married 1782 to Matilda Ludwell Lee (1764-1790); married, June 18, 1793, to Ann Hill Carter (1773-1829); father of Robert E. Lee (1807-1870; Confederate general); grandfather of Fitzhugh Lee and William Henry Fitzhugh Lee; grandnephew of Richard Bland; great-grandnephew of Richard Randolph; first cousin once removed of Richard Henry Lee, Francis Lightfoot Lee, Arthur Lee and Theodorick Bland (1742-1790); first cousin twice removed of Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of Thomas Sim Lee, John Randolph of Roanoke and Henry St. George Tucker; second cousin once removed of Thomas Jefferson, Edmund Jenings Randolph, Beverley Randolph, John Lee and Nathaniel Beverly Tucker; second cousin twice removed of Francis Preston Blair Lee; second cousin thrice removed of John Lee Carroll and Edward Brooke Lee; second cousin four times removed of William Welby Beverley (1889-1969), Blair Lee III and Edward Brooke Lee, Jr.; second cousin five times removed of Outerbridge Horsey; third cousin of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall, Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., Alexander Keith Marshall, Dabney Carr, Theodorick Bland (1776-1846), Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Zachary Taylor; third cousin once removed of Thomas Marshall, James Keith Marshall, Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Edmund Randolph and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Hancock Lee Jackson, Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, John Augustine Marshall, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; third cousin thrice removed of Abraham Lincoln, John Gardner Coolidge, James Sansome Lakin, Elliot Woolfolk Major, Edgar Bailey Woolfolk, William Marshall Bullitt, Alexander Scott Bullitt and Francis Beverley Biddle; fourth cousin of John Wayles Eppes.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Lee County, Va. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Lee, Henry (1782-1867) — of Massachusetts. Born February 4, 1782. Merchant; received 11 electoral votes for Vice-President, 1832. Died February 6, 1867 (age 85 years, 2 days). Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Henry — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport; elected 1904; mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Henry B. — of Putnam County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Putnam County, 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Henry B. — U.S. Vice Consul in Trinidad, as of 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Henry E. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 45, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Lee, Henry E. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Mayor of Saginaw, Mich., 1904-06. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Hensley — of Carriere, Pearl River County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Lee, Herbert A. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Herbert H. K. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Herbert W. — of North Carolina. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 1st District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Lee, Homer — of Ackerman, Choctaw County, Miss.; Louisville, Winston County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1920, 1928 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Horace C. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Springfield, Mass., 1872-84. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Howard — of North Carolina. Democrat. Social worker; member of North Carolina state senate 16th District, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
Howard B. Lee Lee, Howard Burton (1879-1985) — also known as Howard B. Lee — of Putnam County, W.Va.; Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va.; Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Sanoma, Wirt County, W.Va., October 27, 1879. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Putnam County, 1909-10; Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney, 1912-24; West Virginia state attorney general, 1925-33. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in the Hobe Sound Geriatric Village nursing home, Stuart, Martin County, Fla., May 24, 1985 (age 105 years, 209 days). Interment at Fairview Church Cemetery, Centerville, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Sullivan Lee (1848-1937) and Virginia (Quick) Lee (1856-1946); married, March 5, 1907, to Ida Lenore Hamilton (1877-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Lee, Hyrum Rex (1910-2001) — also known as H. Rex Lee — of Washington, D.C.; La Mesa, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Rigby, Jefferson County, Idaho, April 8, 1910. Democrat. Economist; Governor of American Samoa, 1961-67, 1977-78; member, Federal Communications Commission, 1968-73. Protestant. Died in La Jolla, San Diego County, Calif., July 26, 2001 (age 91 years, 109 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Hyrum Lee and Eliza (Farnsworth) Lee; married, May 29, 1937, to Lillian Carlson.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Lee, Ira — of Chatham (now East Hampton), Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chatham, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Ira See J. Ira Lee
  Lee, Iver J. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1909-12, 1915-16 (District 58 1909-12, District 47 1915-16); member of Minnesota state senate 47th District, 1919-30. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


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