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Lee, J.

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, J. A. — of Cuthbert, Randolph County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. Bracken See Joseph Bracken Lee
  Lee, J. C. — of Hiawassee, Towns County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. Elwood — of Conshohocken, Montgomery County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. Ira — of Smithfield, Johnston County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. Lorton — of Putnam County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Putnam County, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. McKinley, Sr. (b. 1898) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in 1898. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. N. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Florida, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, J. Richard — also known as Dick Lee — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Lee, Jack — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 149th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Lee, Jack Wendell — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1972; chair of Cabell County Republican Party, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Lee, James (b. 1853) — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., 1853. Farmer; dairy business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1891-98. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 9th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James A. — Independence League candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James D. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Philadelphia County, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James D. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 11th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Lee, James Franklin — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 46, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Lee, James H. (1887-1963) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1887. Democrat. Member of Michigan state senate 4th District, 1911-12; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1920; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1944; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1946; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1951. Died in 1963 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James J. — of Willimantic, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Willimantic, Conn., 1935-63. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James M. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James M. — of Macomb County, Mich. Communist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James W. — of Franklin, Venango County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 48th District, 1879-86; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James W. — of Aberdeen, Monroe County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1888; postmaster at Aberdeen, Miss., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, James W., Jr. — of Clayton, Johnston County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Lee, James Wideman (1849-1919) — also known as James W. Lee — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.; St. Louis, Mo. Born in Rockbridge, Gwinnett County, Ga., November 28, 1849. Democrat. Minister; writer; offered prayer, Democratic National Convention, 1916. Southern Methodist. Died in St. Louis, Mo., October 4, 1919 (age 69 years, 310 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Zachery James Lee (1831-1865) and Emily Harris (Wideman) Lee (1832-1876); married to Emma Eufaula Ledbetter (1862-1951).
  Epitaph: "Servant of God and Lover of Man. Forty-Five Years a Methodist Preacher Who Lived and Died to Make Earth and Heaven One."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lee, Janis K. — of Kensington, Smith County, Kan. Democrat. Member of Kansas state senate 36th District; elected 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Lee, Jascha — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 17th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Lee, Jason Dwight (1915-1980) — also known as Jason Lee — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Born June 2, 1915. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1956; candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1956; Judge, Oregon Court of Appeals, 1975-80; died in office 1980. Died in Salem, Marion County, Ore., February 19, 1980 (age 64 years, 262 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Lee, Jay — of Hobart, Kiowa County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Jean — of Farmington, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Lee, Jean — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Lee, Jennie — Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Lee, Jerrie W. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Jerry — of Fairview, Williamson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Lee, Joel (1776-1850) — of Ballston (now Ballston Spa), Saratoga County, N.Y. Born in Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn., April 12, 1776. Merchant; postmaster at Ballston Springs, N.Y., 1805-29; Ballston, N.Y., 1829-41; member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1809-10, 1836. Died in Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, N.Y., September 13, 1850 (age 74 years, 154 days). Interment at Ballston Spa Cemetery, Ballston Spa, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Patience Westcott (1784-1866).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lee, John (1788-1871) — of Petersville, Frederick County, Md. Born near Frederick, Frederick County, Md., January 30, 1788. Democrat. Colonel in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1823-25; member of Maryland state senate, 1837; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1852-53. Catholic. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 17, 1871 (age 83 years, 107 days). Interment at New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Mary (Digges) Lee (1745-1805) and Thomas Sim Lee; married to Harriet Julianna Carroll (1808-1881; granddaughter of Benjamin Chew and Charles Carroll of Carrollton); granduncle of John Lee Carroll; second great-granduncle of Outerbridge Horsey; first cousin twice removed of Richard Henry Lee, Francis Lightfoot Lee and Arthur Lee; second cousin once removed of Alexander Contee Hanson, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee and Alexander Contee Magruder; second cousin twice removed of Daniel Carroll; third cousin once removed of Zachary Taylor, John Read Magruder, Fitzhugh Lee and Francis Preston Blair Lee; third cousin twice removed of Edward Brooke Lee; third cousin thrice removed of Blair Lee III and Edward Brooke Lee, Jr. (1917-2004); fourth cousin of Thomas Leonidas Crittenden; fourth cousin once removed of Hancock Lee Jackson.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Muhlenberg-Hiester family of Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Lee, John — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John — Democrat. Member, Committee on Permanent Organization, Democratic National Convention, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John — of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Mayor of North Las Vegas, Nev.; elected 2013. Still living as of 2014.
  Lee, John A. — of Essex County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Essex County, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John Adams (1851-1928) — also known as John A. Lee — of St. Louis, Mo. Born June 28, 1851. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1901-03; resigned 1903. Died October 10, 1928 (age 77 years, 104 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: John Adams
  Lee, John C. — of Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1868-72; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868 (speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John C. — of Norwich, Chenango County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940; chair of Chenango County Democratic Party, 1940-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John Doyle (1812-1877) — also known as John D. Lee — Born in Kaskaskia, Randolph County, Ill., September 6, 1812. Member of Utah territorial House of Representatives, 1858. Mormon. Involved in the Mountain Meadows massacre on September 11, 1857, when a Mormon militia and Paiute Indian tribesmen slaughtered about 120 settlers who had been traveling through Utah by wagon train; indicted for murder almost twenty years later, and tried in 1875; the first trial ended in a hung jury; retried in 1876; convicted and sentenced to death; released for a time in order to settle his business affairs; executed by firing squad, at Mountain Meadows, Washington County, Utah, March 23, 1877 (age 64 years, 198 days). Interment at Panguitch Cemetery, Panguitch, Utah.
  Relatives: Grandfather of Louise Lee (1893-1974; who married Levi Stewart Udall) and Lela Lee (1895-1976; who married Jesse Addison Udall); great-grandfather of Stewart Lee Udall, Morris King Udall, Lee Kenyon Udall and Rex E. Lee; second great-grandfather of Milan Dale Smith, Jr. (1942-), Thomas Stewart Udall, Mark E. Udall, Gordon Harold Smith and Mike Lee.
  Political family: Udall family of Arizona.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lee, John H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John J., Jr. — of Boring, Clackamas County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Lee, John M. — of Lisbon, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lisbon, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John M. (b. 1886) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 22, 1886. Democrat. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 11th District, 1923-33; member of Illinois state senate 11th District, 1933-47. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; Eagles. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John M. — of Minnesota. U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1981. Still living as of 1981.
  Lee, John S. — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, John W. — Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly 7th District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Lee, Joseph — of Little Falls, Herkimer County, N.Y. Postmaster at Little Falls, N.Y., 1849-50; Rockton, N.Y., 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Joseph (b. 1901) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 15, 1901. Democrat. Economist; candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1940; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1941, 1945; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1942. Unitarian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Lee and Margaret Copley (Cabot) Lee; married, September 14, 1934, to Kathleen Mary Nolan.
  Lee, Joseph A. L. — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Whig. Postmaster at Columbus, Ga., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Joseph Bracken (1899-1996) — also known as J. Bracken Lee — of Price, Carbon County, Utah; Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Price, Carbon County, Utah, January 7, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; insurance business; Governor of Utah, 1949-57; defeated in primary, 1956; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1956; mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, 1960-72; Conservative candidate for President of the United States, 1960. Protestant. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in a nursing home in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, October 20, 1996 (age 97 years, 287 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of Arthur J. Lee and Ida M. (Leiter) Lee; married, February 23, 1928, to Margaret Draper.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books about J. Bracken Lee: Dennis L. Lythgoe, Let 'em holler : a political biography of J. Bracken Lee
  Lee, Joseph C. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 6th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Joseph E. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1880, 1884. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Joseph E. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Born in Pennsylvania. Republican. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1891; delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1896, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1916; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Florida, 1909. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Joseph R. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 4th District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Lee, Joseph Wilcox Jenkins (1870-1949) — also known as Joseph W. J. Lee — of Knoxville, Frederick County, Md. Born October 9, 1870. U.S. Minister to Ecuador, 1905-07; Guatemala, 1907. Died in 1949 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles O'Donnell Lee and Matilda (Jenkins) Lee; married, May 18, 1911, to Mary Kuhn Harris; father of Mary Hamilton Lee (1915-2011; who married Outerbridge Horsey (1910-1983)).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Lee, Josh See Joshua Bryan Lee
  Lee, Joshua (1783-1842) — of Yates County, N.Y. Born in Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y., 1783. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly, 1816-17, 1833 (Ontario County 1816-17, Yates County 1833); U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1835-37. Died December 29, 1842 (age about 59 years). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Penn Yan, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lee, Joshua Bryan (1892-1967) — also known as Josh Lee — of Norman, Cleveland County, Okla. Born in Childersburg, Talladega County, Ala., January 23, 1892. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1935-37; U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1937-43; defeated, 1942; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1940, 1956 (alternate). Baptist. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Forty and Eight; Delta Sigma Rho; Phi Gamma Delta; Phi Mu Alpha; Freemasons. Died August 10, 1967 (age 75 years, 199 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Norman, Okla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lee, Judith B. — of Madisonville, Monroe County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Lee, Judith C. — of Tennessee. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Lee, Judy — of West Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Lee, Julia — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Lee, Julie — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Lee, Julie F. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Lee, June — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


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