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Robert Edward Lee

farmer

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.

Connections

Married Juliet Carter, March 8, 1894.

father:
General Robert Edward Lee

spouse:
Juliet Carter