On January 19, 1807, Robert Edward Lee was born into the Lee family with the parents of Henery Lee lll and Ann Hill Carter Lee
Sometime in 1811 Robert and his family moved from Shirley to Alexandria.
Robert's dad died six years after he received injures in the Baltimore riot that he would never recover from.
Shortly after Robert Graduated from West Point his mother died
On June 30, 1831, Robert E. Lee got married to Mary Randolph Custis From Arlington, Virginia
Robert E. Lee served as the assistant of the Chief of Engineer's in the Army for 3 years.
Sometime in 1838 Robert E. Lee became the Captain of the Engineers.
Robert E. Lee served as the Superintendent of West Point where he went to school and he served a the superintendent to west point fo 3 years.
In 1855 Robert E. Lee became the Lieutenant colonel of the second cavalry.
Robert E. Lee died on October 12, 1870, in Lexington.