Roswell Munson Lee

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  • Name Roswell Munson Lee 
    Born 20 Sep 1854  East Bloomfield, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
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    • Roswell M. Lee, a native of East Bloomfield, was born September 20,
      1855. He has always been a farmer and owns about 118 acres. Since
      1879 he has been a successful breeder of American Merino sheep, and
      keeps registered stock. He is a member of the "American Merino Sheep
      Association." Also for the last few years he has been engaged in the
      sale of agricultural implements, Walker's fertilizer manufactured at
      Phelps, and Keystone wire fence. Mr. Lee is a Democrat and is at
      present highway commissioner, and has acted in that capacity for two
      years. He has also been deputy sheriff three years. March 7, 1878,
      Mr. Lee married Ella A., daughter of Russell W. Gooding of East
      Bloomfield, and they have had four children: Bessie M. (deceased);
      Seth R.; Hester A.; and Pauline G. The parents of our subject were
      Seth L. Lee, born in East Bloomfield in 1823, and Sarah Peck, a native
      of West Bloomfield, to whom were born three sons and five daughters.
      Mr. Lee owned 238 acres of land in East Bloomfield. In politics he
      was a Republican. His death occurred March 20, 1875, and his wife now
      resides in Canandaigua at the age of sixty-five years. The father of
      Seth L. was Major Seth L. Lee, a native of Massachusetts and son of
      Captain George Lee. The wife of Major Lee was Sallie M., daughter of
      Benjamin Wheeler. Mr. Lee came to East Bloomfield about 1800, and
      there owned about 1,000 acres of land, a grist-mill and saw-mill, and
      was a large wool grower. Mr. Lee died in 1864, and his wife in 1870.
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    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father Colonel Seth Lafayette Lee,   b. 1825, East Bloomfield, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1875, East Bloomfield, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Sarah A. Peck,   b. 14 May 1824, West Bloomfield, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1910, East Bloomfield, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married Abt 1850 
    Family ID F5940  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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