Richard Lee II
Col. Richard Henry Lee II, Esq. was a Colonel, planter, member of the Upper House and the King's Council. Richard Henry II, was termed "Richard the Scholar". Richard was the son of Col. Richard Lee I, Esq. , "the Immigrant" (1618–1664) and Anne Constable (ca. 1621-1666) Richard was born at "Paradise", in Northumberland County, Virginia, the estate he inherited from his father when he died in 1664.