Francis Lightfoot Lee Photo

Francis Lightfoot Lee

Death: Jan 11, 1797

Birthplace: Stratford Hall

Nationality: United States

Francis Lightfoot Lee

Date of Death : Jan 11, 1797
Birth Place : Stratford Hall

Francis Lightfoot Lee was a member of the House of Burgesses in the Colony of Virginia. As an active protester regarding issues such as the Stamp Act, Lee helped move the colony in the direction of independence from Britain. Lee was a delegate to the Virginia Conventions and the Continental Congress. He was a signer of the Articles of Confederation and the Declaration of Independence as a representative of Virginia.

Parents


  • Thomas Lee

Spouse


  • Rebecca Tayloe
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