Lee, Anson W.
Age: 31, credited to Stamford, VTVITALS
Birth: 03/21/1832, North Adams, MAADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Fairmount Cemetery, Lee, MA
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North Adams Transcript
April 11, 1908
Anson W. Lee
Anson W. Lee, 76 years of age, who was born in North Adams March, 21 1832, died yesterday morning in his home in South Lee. He was educated in the public schools of this city and spent the early years of his life here. Mr. Lee was three times married. In 1852 he united in marriage to Miss Fannie Woodward of Shelburne Falls; his second wife was Miss Jane Kent of this city, and his third wife, who survives him, was Miss Mary E. Kingsley of Lee whom he married August 23,1876. Besides his widow the children survivingare four, Water of Iowa, Henry ofGreenfield, and Alfred of Lee, and a daughter, Mrs. S.E. Barnes, of Wilmington, Vt. May 1, 1862 he enlisted in Company H, 19th United States infantry. Later he served in the eighth Vermont infantry, from which he was honorably discharged June 20, 1865. He joined Scott Bradley post of Lee July 10, 1890.
Mr. Lee, after he left the army went to South Lee, where he has spent most of his time in agricultural pursuits. He led the simple life, was a kind father and excellent neighbor.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.