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Subject: Lee's of Knox Co.
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2001 17:55:55 EDT



Wanting to make contact with anyone researching the Lee family of Knox
County. There were two separate families both with the names of James Lee. My
James Lee's are as follows:

Generation No 1
JAMES LEE SR. was born about 1770 Ireland and died December 25, 1837. He
married Nancy Mayse.

Children of James Lee Sr. and Nancy Mayse are:
i. Catherine "Kitty" Lee. She married James Fuson.
ii. Benjamin Lee.
iii. Mary "Polly" Lee. She married Unknown Sands.
iv. Rebecca Lee. She married Joseph Cox.
v. Sarah "Sally" Lee. She married Robert Bain Sr.
vi. Nancy Ann Lee was born 1801 Virginia. She married Noah Cox. He was born
1792. He was the son of Amos Cox.
vii. Hannah Lee was born February 11, 1802 Knox County, Kentucky and died May
9, 1888 Pleasant View, Whitley County, Kentucky. She married Ephraim Rose.
He was born August 9, 1799 South Carolina and died February 17, 1849 Clear
Fort, Whitley County, Kentucky. He was the son of William Rose and Elizabeth
Merritt.
viii. James Lee Jr. was born 1806 Virginia. He married February 19, 1824 (1)
Elizabeth Blakely. She was born 1806 Knox County, Kentucky and died 1870.
She was the daughter of Curtis Blakely and Mariam Wilson.(2) Lucy Shelton.
She was born 1832.
ix. Ferraby Lee. She married William K. Johnson.

Generation No 2
James Lee Jr. (James Lee Sr.) was born 1806 Virginia and died after 1847 (Per
Knox County, Kentucky Tax List). He married (1) February 19, 1824 Whitley
County, Kentucky Elizabeth Blakely. She was born 1806 Knox County, Kentucky
and died 1870 Whitley County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Curtis
Blakely Sr. born 1781 and died after 1869 and Mariam Wilson born after 1784
and died before 1825. Curtis and Mariam married March 7, 1805 Knox County,
Kentucky. (2) Lucy Shelton. She was born 1832.

Notes for James and Elizabeth are:
1850 Knox County, KY census on page 355: James Lee 44-year-old farmer
born in VA with real estate valuing 1600 and could not read or write.
Elizabeth Lee 44 years old, born in KY and could not read or write. Rebecca
Lee 25 year old born in KY. Curtis Lee 23 year old farmer born in KY.
Nancy Lee 21 year old born in KY. Sarah Lee 19 year old born in KY. James
Lee 16 year old farmer born in KY. Noah Lee 14 year old born in KY. Mary
A. Lee 12 year old born in KY. Catherine Lee 10 year old born in KY.
George W. Lee 8 year old born in KY. ?Benager? Lee 6 year old male born in
KY. Elizabeth Lee 4 year old female born in KY. Andrew M. Lee 1 year old born
in KY

Children of James Lee Jr. and Elizabeth Blakely are:
i. Rebecca Lee was born 1825 Knox County, Kentucky and died December 1876.
She married Berry Hembree. He was born about 1835.
ii. Curtis Lee was born 1827 Knox County, Kentucky and died March 25, 1877
Gord Bains, Knox County, Kentucky. He married Martha Unknown. She was born
July 16, 1834 and died September 9, 1909.
iii. Nancy Lee was born 1829 Knox County, Kentucky. She married John Mason.
iv. Sarah Lee was born 1831 Knox County, Kentucky.
v. James Lee III was born December 22, 1833 Knox County, Kentucky and died
December 13, 1914 Knox County, Kentucky. He married 1858 Sarah A. Golden. She
was born 1836 Kentucky and died January 1, 1896 Knox County, Kentucky. She
was the daughter of James Golden and Elizabeth Cummins.
vi. Noah Lee was born 1836 Knox County, Kentucky and died December 13, 1914
Knox County, Kentucky. He married Margaret Rickett.
vii. Mary A. Lee was born 1838 Knox County, Kentucky.
viii. Catherine "Kitty" Lee was born 1840 Knox County, Kentucky. She married
Anderson Williams.
ix. George W. Lee was born 1842 Knox County, Kentucky. He married Sally
Sparks.
x. Benager Lee was born February 6, 1845 Knox County, Kentucky and died
November 21, 1925 Harpers Creek, Whitley County, Kentucky. He married Lizzie
Marsh.
xi. Elizabeth Lee was born 1846 Knox County, Kentucky. She married James P.
Lickliter. He was born 1845.
xii. Andrew Mack Lee was born 1849 Knox County, Kentucky and died May 21,
1914 Knox County, Kentucky. He married Delila Golden. She was the daughter
of Joshua Golden and Delitha Goins.


DO HAVE MORE INFORMATION ON SEVERAL LINES AND WOULD LIKE TO CORRESPOND WITH
OTHERS.

Patricia


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