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Madison in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Frederick W. Lee, Esq

Patriot-Statesman

 
 
Frederick W. Lee, Esq Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 28, 2013
1. Frederick W. Lee, Esq Marker
Inscription.
Born April 3, 1766
Married Anna Fowler
Captain Lee’s Portrait-painted by General Kosciusko 1797
Captain of U.S. Revenue Cutter “Eagle”
War 1812
Lee Academy built 1821
Hosted Marquis De Lafayette 1824
Named our town ‘Madison’ 1826
First town meeting moderator 1826
Died May 27, 1833

 
Erected by Madison 2001 Comittee.
 
Location. 41° 16.767′ N, 72° 36.083′ W. Marker is in Madison, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is on Meeting House Lane. Touch for map. This marker is located near the Lee Academy. Marker is in this post office area: Madison CT 06443, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lee's Academy (here, next to this marker); James Madison Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Dianne Bullis Snyder Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Frederick Lee (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots of Madison (within shouting distance of this marker); Monument to the Citizens of Madison (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 333 times since then and 34 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 4, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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