Manumission William Gunnell to Xenophen Lee, Ralph Williams and Clara Ellen - 1839

Greene County, Pennsylvania


The bearer hereof  Xenophen Lee a bright mulatto about thirty-five years of age, five feet ten inches has a scar on the forehead and a scar on the finger of the left hand, no other perceivable marks or scars. Also the following children with him to wit Ralph Williams a mulatto aged about twelve years & Clara Ellen aged about ten years and are the same persons who were liberated by the Will of William Gunnell on record in the above mentioned Court as appears by the affidavit of George Gunnell on file in my office Whereupon & Given under my hand this 16 day of September 1839.

1839 Sep. Ct. Examd. by the Court Thos. Mss C. Alf: Moss D.C.


This Xenophen Lee was the same Rev. Zenophon Lee who united in marriage in 1866 Mary Etta Morris and Perry Noble in Carmichaels, Greene County, Pennsylvania. In 1850 Xenophen/Zenophon Lee was in the census for Fayette County.


Submitted by Bill A. Davison