The following is from Caldwell's History of Belmont and Jefferson Counties; page 375:
"John Lee, a native of Maryland, married Mary Cook of Maryland in 1799. In 1810 he
and his wife and five children moved to Belmont County, Union Township where he lived until his death. John and Mary
had seven children: William, Catharine, Sarah, Stephen, Isaiah, Christina, and Mary Ann. John died in 1854 and Mary
followed in 1864. Of their children only Isaiah, Christina, and Mary Ann are still alive.
a son of John Lee, was born in Maryland, October 2, 1810. In December of the same year he was brought to Union Township,
Belmont County by his parents, who settled here as above stated. Like his father, he has been a farmer during life.
He married Delilah Talbott of Warren Township, in 1838. He settled in Union Township, where he lived until in 1867,
and then moved to Morristown, where he is now living. They reared a family of six children - four sons and two daughters.
His wife departed this life in October 1868. He then married Martha E. Fields of Morristown, February 4, 1879."