Lee, Agnes (1841–1873)

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Lee, Agnes (1841–1873)

Daughter of the Lees of Virginia. Born Eleanor Agnes Lee in 1841; died of an intestinal disorder in 1873, age 32; dau. of Robert E. Lee (1807–1870, the Confederate general) and Mary Custis Lee (c. 1808–1873); tutored at home, then attended a female academy; never married; no children.

See also Mary P. Coulling, The Lee Girls; and Women in World History.