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1890's Charles Lee & Janet Black Vintage Gravestone Photo, Troy NY


In the 1890's, a Lee family member took this beautiful old photo of their own family plot at Oakwood Cemetery in Troy, NY. The photo was found in Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts and is a beautiful circa old 1890's to 1900 photograph of the Lee family plot. Troy is in Albany County and Rensselaer County, New York.

Stone Inscription:
Charles Lee, Born in Glasgow Scotland 1778, Died Troy, NY 1856
Charles Lee 1845-1917 Grandfather
West Side of stone:
Children of Charles and Janet B. Lee:
Caroline b. 1856, Died 1889
James F. Lee 1850-1917
Sarah I. Lee, Wife of Frank E. Price, Died 1928
Frank E. Price died 1925
South Side of Stone:
Children of Charles and Janet B. Lee:
Isabella Foster, Born 1852, Died 1853 (Isabella Foster Lee)
Janet, Born May 2 1856, Died Aug 13, 1857 (Janet Lee)
John Black, Born Sept 7 1846, Died March 21, 1877
East Side of Stone:
Charles Lee, Born Musselburgh Scotland, Jan 28 1817
Died Troy, NY January 24, 1877
Janet Black his wife, Born in Jedburgh Scotland Dec 13, 1819
Died Troy, NY April 25, 1885

Other stones nearby:
-Margaret Cooney, Wife of James F. Lee 1853-1919
-Joan Black, Sister of Mrs. Charles Lee, born in Jedburgh, Scotland, died in Troy J 26 1894, in her 84th year.
-Son of James F. and Margaret Lee, 1882-1906.
-Caroline May Lee, Died Oct 31, 1947.

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Charles Lee 1817-1877 Born Musselburgh, Scotland, died in Troy NY
Father: Charles Lee 1778-1856 Born in Glasgow, Scotland, died in Troy, NY
His Spouse: Janet Black Lee 1819-1885 (also seen as Jennett, Jennette Lee)
Their Children:
Charles Lee 1845-1917
John Black Lee 1846-1877
James F Lee 1850-1917
Isabella Foster Lee 1852-1853
Caroline Lee 1856-1889
Sarah I Lee Price 1858-1928
Buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Rensselaer County, New York

Charles Lee in the 1850 United States Federal Census
Age: 72
Birth Year: abt 1778
Birthplace: Scotland
Home in 1850: Troy Ward 7, Rensselaer, New York, USA
Household Age Birthplace
Charles Lee 34
Jennett Lee 31 (Janet Black Lee)
Charles Lee 5
John Lee 4
Mary Lee 2
James Lee 0
Charles Lee 72

Charles Lee in the 1870 United States Federal Census
Age in 1870: 52
Birth Year: abt 1818
Birthplace: Scotland
Home in 1870: Troy Ward 7, Rensselaer, New York
Household Age Birthplace
Charles Lee 52
Jennette B Lee 50
Charles J Lee 24
John B Lee 23
Mary E Lee 22
James Lee 20
Phebe Lee 16
Caroline Lee 14
Sarah J Lee 12

This is a beautiful old historical Troy and Lee family Victorian mourning photo that we were very happy to find. These Lees' were Scottish immigrants to the beautiful 19th c. town of Troy, New York, which was a very bustling Victorian city.

Size: 6 x 7 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy      Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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