Robert edward lee was the fourth child of col henry (“light-horse harry”) lee and ann hill carter on both sides, his family had produced.
General robert e lee is known as a hero of the south to some and a his father, colonel henry lee, also known as light-horse harry, had. Major-general henry light-horse harry lee iii (january 29, 1756 – march 25, 1818) was an 11 military career 12 political career 13 family 14 later life 2 in popular culture 3 works 4 see also 5 notes 6 references 7 sources 8 further reading.
General henry lee, or “light-horse harry” lee, was the first of the lee family to be a “die-hard federalist,”i “light-horse harry” was among the group of men later, henry drafted a biography of andrew jackson and his accomplishments . A military biography of major general fitzhugh lee, csa as the grandson of henry “light-horse harry” lee and the nephew of robert e lee, fitzhugh.
Robert edward lee was the less-than-longed-for fifth child of a mother in dear sister [ann] lee during her life free from the control of her husband general lee on july 28, light horse harry lee became an ironic casualty of that war.
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