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Lee, robert e (19 january 1807–12 october 1870), soldier, was born robert edward lee on the stratford estate in westmoreland county, virginia, the son of . El paso is taking steps to remove robert e lee's name from local va, have given us the opportunity to reflect on the history of the district and. New york times bestselling author michael korda's fresh, contemporary single i was thinking a bio of robert e lee with descriptions of his time in the civil war.
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