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William Lea

Born: May 19, 1805
Wilmington, DE

Father: Thomas Lea

(1759-1833)

Mother: Sarah Tatnall

(1765-1839)

Married: Jane Scott Lovett

(1817-1888)

October 13, 1836 in Middletown, PA

Children:

  1. William
    b. January 29, 1834
  2. Esther
    b. October 12, 1837
  3. Henry
    b. October 17, 1839
  4. Preston
    b. November 12, 1841
  5. Mary
    b. Feb. 25, 1846
    living unmarried 1905
  6. Sarah
    b. May 12, 1848
    d. May 14, 1848
  7. Anna
    b. April 08, 1849
    living unmarried 1905
  8. Edward
    b. Feb. 8, 1852
    drowned in the Brandywine Aug. 7, 1867
  9. Alice
    b. Sept. 10, 1854
    d. Dec. 25, 1857
  10. Thomas
    b. Nov. 25, 1856
    d. Dec. 8, 1859
  11. Jane
    b. Dec. 18, 1860
    living unmarried 1905
  12. Died: December 28, 1876
    Wilmington, DE

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