Lee, Richard

Lee, Richard,

1613?–1664, American colonist, founder of the Lee family of Virginia. A member of the Coton branch of the Lees of Shropshire, England, he immigrated (c.1642) to Virginia, settling first in York co. and later in Northumberland co. A tobacco planter, Lee became wealthy and was an important figure in Virginia, being at various times justice, burgess, member of the council, attorney general, and secretary of state.
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Sarah Perry, Robert Lee, Richard Lane, Wright Hassall
My friends are pretty good at this, or Vic & Bob, Adam Buxton, Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Louis CK.
Starting out in 2006 with comedians' comedian Stewart Lee, Go Faster Stripe's low budget, high spec DVDs filmed at the Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff and sold online, have featured an impressive roster that includes Lee, Richard Herring, John Hegley, Robin Ince, Wil Hodgson, Simon Munnery, Kevin Eldon, Lucy Porter and Tony Law.
Pictured below are three partners from the Colmore Row office and their secretary - Ian McPhiilips, Richard Lee, Richard Stowe and Michelle Laidler.
Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Reginald D Hunter and Shappi Khorsandi are among the line-up for the July 30 event.
Starring: Peter Cushing, Barbara Shelley, Christopher Lee, Richard Pasco, Patrick Troughton catch the perpetrators behind the attacks.
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Contributed by Dora Lee, Richard Pang, and Shama Sadasivan
I was really impressed with the performances I heard on the night and my favourites throughout the competition have been Lee, Richard from Coronation Street and Roxy from Emmerdale.
O'Ryan, journalist of the year in 2002, is up against title-holder Alan Lee, Richard Edmondson and Colin Mackenzie.
James Collins could also figure, despite suffering a hamstring problem at Watford, and Lawrence must assess the match fitness of Alan Lee, Richard Langley and loan signing Junichi Inamoto.