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1883 History of
Franklin and Cerro Gordo Counties, Iowa


J. L. LEE, of the firm of LEE & ADAMS, is a native of Ohio. He was born at Toledo in August, 1852. In 1874 he entered upon the study of the law at Moulton, Appanoose Co., Iowa, of which place he had been a resident for a number of years. He was admitted to the bar in October, 1875, and had practiced about two years previous to his removal to Clear Lake in March, 1878.

His wife was Louella, daughter of Rev. Jacob NEAL. She was born in Illinois. Mr. and Mrs. LEE have two children.

Mr. LEE has now a lucrative practice and is one of the leading attorneys of the county. He is president of the Iowa Vigilant Live Stock Mutual Insurance Company.

SOURCE: History of Franklin and Cerro Gordo Counties, Iowa. p. 644. Union Publishing Co. Springfield IL. 1883.

Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, February of 2011



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