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Richard Bland Lee

Richard Bland Lee was a planter, jurist, and politician from Fairfax County, Virginia.

Education

  • Possibly educated as a youth at "Chantilly", the home of his venerated cousin Richard Henry Lee in Westmoreland County, Virginia, Richard was enrolled at the College of William and Mary in 1779.

Career

  • In 1819 he was appointed by President Monroe as a judge of the Orphans’ Court of the District of Columbia, a position he held until his death on March 12, 1827
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Born January 20, 1761
Died March 12, 1827
(aged 66)
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