Researchers: Bill Kline Family Information: LEE FAMILY: Ref: Columbia County PA Historical Society, Orangeville PA. Submitted by Nancy Sweeney. 1678 Anthony Lee born near Mansfield, Nothinghamshire, Eng. 1700 Lee family came to America 1719 John Lee born 11 Nov., son of Anthony Lee & Mary Whitaker, who was the daughter of Charles
Whitaker and Sarah Baker. 1720 Jane Hughes born 1 Nov., daughter of Roland Hughes and Ellen Evans. 1740 (estimated year) Jane Hughes married John Lee. 1752 Ruth Cleaver born 2 Feb., probably daughter of John Cleaver, Franklin Twp., and from Chester Co. PA. 1756 Nathan Lee born 1 Apr., son of John Lee and Jane Lee (Hughes). 1772 (estimated year) Ruth Cleaver married Nathan Lee. 1785 Hughes & Lee families mentioned as earliest Quaker settlers in the Roaring Creek valley. 1792 Susannah Lee Born Sept. in Roaring Creek, PA. Father Nathan Lee, Grandfather John Lee, Great Grandfather
Anthony Lee family came from Nothinghamshire, Eng. in 1700.
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