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Caroline Watts (Haskell) Lee (1835 - 1914)

Caroline Watts Lee formerly Haskell
Born in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married 10 Dec 1857 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Died at age 79 in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Caroline Watts /Haskell, spouse of George Cabot Lee, former Mother-in-law to Theodore Roosevelt. Her daughter Alice was T Roosevelt's first wife. [1]

Caroline named her daughter after her mother, who was named Alice Russell Hathaway. The given name 'Alice' continued to the granddaughter, Alice Lee Roosevelt (daughter of Theodore Roosevelt).

Born to Elisha Haskell & Alice Russell Hathaway.
1850 Boston, ward 4, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Elisha Haskell, age 55 born in Massachusetts, occupation, Auctioneer
Alice Haskell, age 45 also born in Massachusetts,
Francis Haskell, age 23 Massachusetts, occupation, Seaman
Caroline Haskell F 15 Massachusetts
Thomas Haskell M 11 Massachusetts
Frederick Haskell M 7 Massachusetts
Elizabeth Haskell F 5 Massachusetts
Domestic Wm H Mc Laughlin M 30 Ireland
Domestic Mary Gilman F 40 Ireland
Domestic Martha Griffin F 38 Ireland
Domestic Ann Wiggins F 40 Maine
Domestic Lydia Young F 45 Massachusetts
Line Number: 33


"Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910",
Name: George C. Lee
Event Date: 10 Dec 1857
Event Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 27
Birth Year (Estimated): 1830
Father's Name: John C. Lee
Spouse's Name: Caroline W. Haskell
Spouse's Age: 22
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1835
Spouse's Father's Name: Elisha Haskell
Reference ID: 2492
1870 Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
George C Lee M 40 Massachusetts
Caroline H Lee F 35 Massachusetts
Rose Lee F 10 Massachusetts
Alice Lee F 8 Massachusetts
Harriet Lee F 7 Massachusetts
Caroline Lee F 4 Massachusetts
Isabella M Lee F 0 Massachusetts
Margaret Haley F 27 Ireland
Anna Nugent F 28 Maine
Barbarra McNeel F 24 Scotland
Catharine Walker F 17 England
Patrick Daley M 34 Ireland
Household ID: 261 --Line Number: 29


  1. Rose Lee Gray (1860 - 1953)
  2. Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt (1861 - 1884)
  3. Harriet Paine Lee Hammond (1863 - 1936)
  4. Caroline Lee 1866 Massachusetts
  5. Isabella M Lee 1870 Massachusetts
  6. George Cabot Lee (1871 - 1950)


Caroline Watts (Haskell) Lee passed away on the 14th January, 1914 at Boston, Massachusetts, United States. [5]

Death Place: Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial:  :Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA


  1. Gary Boyd Roberts. Notable Kin, Volume One, Carl Boyer, 3rd; Santa Clarita, California; Date: 1998.
  2. Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 4 April 2020), Elisha Haskell, Boston, ward 4, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; citing family 321, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.). Affiliate Film Number: 335 --GS Film Number: 443554--Digital Folder Number: 004200020-- Image Number: 00316--Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N01122-9--Record Number: 13039
  3. Citing this Record: "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910", database, FamilySearch ( : 24 January 2020), Caroline W. Haskell in entry for George C. Lee, 1857.GS Film Number: 818099 --Digital Folder Number: 004277236--Image Number: 00200--Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I02068-8--System Origin: EASY--Record Number: 87
  4. Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 19 March 2020), Caroline H Lee in entry for George C Lee, 1870. Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) --Affiliate Publication Number: M593--GS Film Number: 000552129 --Digital Folder Number: 004271381--Image Number: 00203--Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N01514-1--Record Number: 7918
  5. "Death Entry" Caroline H. Lee at Boston, Massachusetts, Unite States. Citing this Record: "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 6 April 2020), Alice Hathaway in entry for Caroline H Lee, 14 Jan 1914; citing Boston,,Massachusetts, 472, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,403,951. Accessed 29 October 2020
  1. Find A Grave: Memorial #14840872
  • Stanley Wood, firsthand knowledge. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by Stanley and others.


  • This person was created through the import of fitzmaster032511.ged on 27 March 2011.

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