Robert Edward Lee

The Man: Robert Edward Lee

(1807–1870)

J. J. Bowen, The Strategy Of Robert E. Lee, cover.

Lee's Father & Mother

Henry Lee III

 Mary L. Williamson, Life of Robert E. Lee (Richmond: Johnson Publishing Company, 1918), 13.

Anne Hill Carter Lee

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Lee's Wife & Children

Wife: Mary Anna Randolph Custis Lee (1807–1873)

Henry Alexander White, Robert E. Lee and The Southern Confederacy (New York: P. T. Putnam’s Sons, 1897), 130. 

First Son: George Washington Custis Lee (1832-1913)

Ben La Bree, The Confederate Soldier in the Civil War, 1861-1865 (Louisville, The Courier-Journal, 1895), 307. 

​​​First Daughter: Mary Custis Lee (1835-1918)

Mary P. Coulling, The Lee Girls (Winston-Salem: John F. Blair Publisher, 1996), Plate 5. 

Second Son: William Henry Fitzhugh (Rooney) Lee (1837–1891)

T. C. De Leon, Belles, Beaux and Brains of the 60's (New York: G. W. Dillingham, 1909), 421. 

Second Daughter: Anne Carter Lee (1839–1862)

National Parks Serves Web Site 

Third Daughter: Eleanor Agnes Lee (1841-1873)

Mary P. Coulling, The Lee Girls (Winston-Salem: John F. Blair Publisher, 1996), Plate 10. 

​​Third Son: Robert Edward Lee Jr. (1843-1914)

T. C. De Leon, Belles, Beaux and Brains of the 60's (New York: G. W. Dillingham, 1909), 432. 

​Fourth Daughter: Mildred Childe Lee (1846-1905)

Mary P. Coulling, The Lee Girls (Winston-Salem: John F. Blair Publisher, 1996), Plate 11. 

Lee's Early Life

Stratford House, General Lee's Birthplace

Mary L. Williamson, The Life of Robert E. Lee For Children (Richmond. The Baughman Stationary Company, 1895), title page. 

Lee with Mrs. Lewis (Nellie Custis) applying to General 1825

Frederick Trevor Hill, On the Trail of Grant and Lee: A Narrative History of the Boyhood and Manhood of Two Great Americans (New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1911), 10.