Category Archives: LEE

Effie and Lemuel Sitting in a tree or out of their tree ???

On this day, 127 years ago (1891) in Norfolk, Madison Co, Nebraska, my great grandparents, Lemuel Weaver and Effie Clarissa Lee were married.   [The above are their wedding day portrait photographs]  Lemuel was the son of Goodliff Weaver (born Gottlieb … Continue reading

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Uncle Willy …

It was 101 years ago (1917) today, that Uncle Willy, Lewellyn Lee, passed away at the age of 55 in Southfield, Oakland County Michigan.  He was born 16 June 1862, also in Southfield and lived his entire life in that … Continue reading

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Celebration of the marriage of 7 times great grandparents and remembrance of 4 times great grandmother.

It was 288 years ago (1730) that 7 times great grandparents Joseph Lee and Lois Pond were wed.  Their daughter Miriam married Mark Hotchkiss whose daughter married William Lee, her second cousin, once removed.  And that is why my Lee … Continue reading

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Many Christmas Joys … 1916

Many Christmas Joys be with you.  6620. Post marked Redford, Mich,  Dec. 29, 1916.  Addressed to Mrs. Effie L. [Lee] Weaver, 92 Tireman Ave., Detroit, Mich. “Dear Effie,  This is all the cards we have and I must send you … Continue reading

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Many Happy Years to You

Many Happy Years to You.  “Greeting” Series Number 889.  Copyrighted 1911, by J. J. Marks, N.Y. No post mark [not mailed].  Addressed to Mr. Lee Weaver, 94 Tireman Ave., Detroit, Michigan. “Many Happy Returns of the day to you, Cousin. … Continue reading

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Birthday Greetings – 1909

Birthday Greetings.  Printed in Germany. Post marked Redford, Mich.  Aug. 24, 1909.  Addressed to Mr. Lemuel Weaver, 94 Tyreman Ave., Detroit, Mich. “Wishing you a happy Birthday.  Pearl [Churches]” In 1909, Great Grandfather Weaver would have been celebrating his 52nd … Continue reading

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Happy Days – 1912

If these words could but convey, all my heart desires to day, you would know with all my might, that I wish your birthday bright.  Happy Days.  Series No. 2296.   Printed in Germany. No post mark [not mailed] No … Continue reading

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