Rebecca LeeAge: 78 years1774–1853
- Rebecca Lee
- Given names
|Birth|| November 13, 1774 28|
|Kentucky County, Virginia Formed|| December 31, 1776 (Age 2 years)|
Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
|Articles of Confederation|| November 17, 1777 (Age 3 years)|
Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
|Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished|| June 30, 1780 (Age 5 years)|
Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia. These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Birth of a brother||Zacharia Lee Sr|
about 1787 (Age 12 years)
|Kentucky Becomes 15th State|| June 25, 1792 (Age 17 years)|
|Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed|| June 25, 1792 (Age 17 years)|
Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
|George Washington Relected|| December 5, 1792 (Age 18 years)|
Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
|Knox County, Kentucky Formed|| December 19, 1799 (Age 25 years)|
Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
|Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed|| January 8, 1810 (Age 35 years)|
Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
|New Madrid Earthquake|| December 16, 1811 (Age 37 years)|
Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
|Harlan County, Kentucky Formed|| January 28, 1819 (Age 44 years)|
Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
|Death|| June 15, 1853 (Age 78 years)|
|Last change|| September 19, 2012 – 11:28:04|
by: Chapman Jones
|Family with parents|
Birth: about 1746 — Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Birth: about 1768 22 — Wake County, North Carolina, USA
4 yearselder brother
Birth: about 1771 25 — Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Birth: November 13, 1774 28 — Virginia, USA
Death: June 15, 1853 — Hendricks County, Indiana, USA
13 yearsyounger brother
Zacharia Lee Sr
Birth: about 1787 41 — Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Death: July 16, 1862 — Shelby County, Kentucky, USA