Robert E Lee

By JL51
  • Birth

    Robert E. Lee is born at Stratford Hall in Westmoreland County, VA.
  • Move

    Moves to Alexandria, Virginia with his family
  • Father Dies

    Father dies at Cumberland Island, Georgia.
  • U.S. Military

    Enters the U.S. Military Acadamy at West Point.
  • Graduation

    Graduates from the U.S. Military Acadamy West Point
  • Mother Dies

    Lee's mother dies
  • Marries

    Gets married Mary Custis of Arlington, Virginia.
  • Engineering Duties

    Assigned to various engineering duties.
  • Engineering Duties

    Ends his engineering duties.
  • Service

    Renders two years of service in the Mexican War
  • Superintendent

    serves as superintendent at West Point
  • Superintendent

    Ends his service as a superintendent.