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Robert edward lee (january 19, 1807 – october 12, 1870) was an american and confederate lee was born at stratford hall plantation in westmoreland county , virginia, to major general henry lee iii (light horse harry) (1756–1818),. But when the trunks belong to mary custis lee, the eldest daughter of general robert e lee, and contain a treasure trove of documents and artifacts about her . Robert e lee was born in virginia's westmoreland county on jan 19, 1807, the third son of henry (light horse harry) and ann hill carter lee declining.