Richard Bland Lee Edit Profile
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.
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
Member United States House of Representatives (Federalist) from Virginia, 1st-3d congresses, 1789-1795.
Married Elizabeth Collins, June 19, 1794.