A name that became popular throughout the British Isles in the wake of the key historical event of the Norman Conquest of 1066, ‘Lee’ features prominently in the historical record.
Many have gained fame and acclaim through endeavours and pursuits that most notably include politics and literature.
Read here their colourful saga.
Lee Family Name Mini-Book Excerpt
"One particularly notable bearer of the proud name of Lee is Nelle Harper Lee, better known as Harper Lee.
The recipient in 2007 of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, she has famously said: “In an abundant society where people have laptops, cell phones, iPods and minds like empty rooms, I still plod along with books.”"