'Lee03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Lee of Darnhall, Lee of Lee Hall (Cheshire), Lee of Wincham

Thomas Lee of Lee Hall (a temp Richard II who r. 1377-1399)
m. Winifred Cotton (dau of William Cotton of Cotton)
1. John Lee of Lee (a 1415)
m. Joane
  A. Robert Lee of Lee
  m. Margery Wever (dau of John Wever of Stanthorn)
  i. Richard Lee of Lee
  m1. Isabella or Elizabeth Massey (dau of Richard Massey of Hough)
  a. John Lee of Lee (a 1486)
  m. Agnes Mainwaring (dau of Humphrey Mainwaring of Nantwich)
(1) Robert Lee of Lee
  m. Ellen Minshull (dau/coheir of Robert Minshull of Hulgreve)
  (A) Richard Lee of Lee (a temp Elizabeth who r. 1558-1603)
  Visitation shows all Richard's children as by his 1st wife, Margery Heywood. We follow Commoners in showing them (apart from Winifred, not mentioned by Visitation) as by Alice Clyve.
  m1. Margery Harwood (dau of Richard Harwood of Stonglow (Heywood of Stonylow))
  (i) Winifred Lee
  m. Roger de Madeley
  m2. Alicia Clyve (dau of Richard Clyve or Cliff of Huxley)
(ii) Sir Richard Lee of Lee & Darnhall (d 23/13.04.1627)
  m. Elizabeth Copinger (dau of Henry Copinger of Buxhall (Suffolk) and/or All Hallows (Kent))
  (a) Henry Lee of Darnhall, last of Lee Hall (b c1583)
Visitation (1613) shows the marriages the other way around. We follow Visitation (1663) & Commoners in showing Henry's 1st wife as ...
  m1. Eleanor Calveley (dau of Sir Hugh Calveley of Lee)
  ((1)) Thomas Lee of Darnhall (b c1612, d 1642)
  m. Elizabeth Aldersey (dau of Samuel Aldersey of London)
  ((A)) Thomas Lee of Darnhall, Sheriff of Cheshire (b c1637, a 1667)
m. Frances Venables (d 06.1666, dau/coheir of Robert Venables of Antrobus)
  ((i)) Nathaniel Lee of Darnhall (bpt 04.03.1655)
  m. Sydney Cotton (dau of Sir Robert Cotton of Combermere)
  ((a)) Thomas Lee (bpt 20.07.1692, dvp?)
  ((b)) John Lee, last of Darnhall (bpt 20.03.1696-7)
  m. Isabella Bunbury (dau of Sir Henry Bunbury, Bart of Stanney)
  (((1))) Charles Lee in Virginia (b 1731, dsp 1782, General)
Wikipedia suggests that Charles married the daughter of a Mohawk chief and had children.
  (((2)))+ other issue (dsp/d unm) - 2 sons, Elizabeth, Susan
  ((c)) Salisbury Lee (b 1698)
  m. (1714) Robert Davis of Manley
  ((d)) Frances Lee (b 1702)
  m1. Samuel Mynshull
  m2. John Townshend of Hem
((ii)) Thomas Lee (bpt 22.01.1661)
  ((iii)) Robert Lee of Wincham (b 1664)
  m. Magdalen Ward (dau/heir of Richard Ward of Cotton)
  ((a)) Thomas Lee of Cotton
m. (15.10.1738) Alice Comberbach (dau of Roger Comberbach, recorder of Chester)
  (((1))) Edward Lee (d unm 05.04.1759)
  (((2))) Frances Lee
  m. Edward Townshend of Wincham
  ((b)) Robert Lee 'of Wincham' (b c1686, d 1720)
  m. Hester Glegg (dau of Sir William Glegg of Gayton)
  (((1))) Hester Lee
m. Charles Legh of Adlington
  ((iv)) John Lee of Cotton, Salop (d 1738)
  m. _ Wells of Sandbach
  ((v)) Elizbabeth Lee (bpt 04.03.1655)
  m. John Wade of Gloucestershire
  ((B)) Mary Lee
  m. George Huxley (son of George of Brindley)
((C)) Margaret Lee (b 1634-5, d 04.1722)
  m. Thomas Aldersey of Aldersey & Spurstow
  ((D)) Anne Lee
  ((E)) Elizabeth Lee
  m. Thomas Venables (son of Colonel Robert of Antrobus)
  ((2)) Henry Lee (8th son) had issue
  ((3)) Roger Lee (10th son)
  m. Mary Holford (dau of Peter Holford of Newborough)
  ((4))+ other issue - Richard, Robert, Edward, Hugh, Randle, Charles, John
  m2. (sp(s)) Mary Stanley (dau of Randle Stanley of Alderley)
  (b) Isaac Lee (3rd son)
  m. ?? (relict of _ Hawes of Hamburgh)
  ((1)) Isaac Lee
  (c) Katharine Lee
  m. Sir Robert Brerewood (judge)
  (d) Anne Lee
  m. Thomas Lawton of Gorsty Hill
  (e)+ other issue -Thomas (dsp), Edward, Samuel (dsp), George (dsp), Suzaanna, Frances (d young), Elizabeth (d young)
  (iii)+ other issue - Lawrence, William, Edmund, daughters not mentioned by Commoners
  (B) Margery Lee
  m1. _ Hodgketh
  m2. Lawrence Woodnoth or Woodnett of Gonsley
  m2. Letitia Griffin (dau of Edward Griffin of Bechton (Edmund Griffin of Barderton))
  b.+ other issue - Robert of Little Corwed (d 1562, parson of Cornett), Laurence (d 1564)
  ii. John Lee
  a. Robert Lee
  (1) Henry Lee
  (A) Thomas Lee of Innsbruck, Tirroll had issue

Main source(s): the section on 'Lee of Lee and Darnhall' within Commoners (vol II, Townshend of Hem and Trevallyn) with some input/support from Visitation (Cheshire, 1580+1613, Lee of Lee), Visitation (Cheshire, 1663, Lee of Darnhall)
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