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Robert Edward Lee

Robert Edward Lee, American farmer.

Background

  • Lee, Robert Edward was born on October 27, 1843 in Arlington House, Virginia, United States. Son of General Robert Edward (C.S.A.) and Mary Ann Randolph (Custis) L.

  • Education

    • Educated private schools in Virginia, and at University of Virginia, 1860.

    Career

    • Enlisted in Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A., March 28, 1862, and served until April 9, 1865, becoming captain. After Civil War engaged in farming.

    Works

    • Author: Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee, by His Son, 1904.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Connections

    • Married Juliet Carter, March 8, 1894.
    • father: General Robert Edward Lee
    • spouse: Juliet Carter
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    Born October 27, 1843
    Died October 19, 1914
    (aged 70)
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