From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Free, Lee

(born: 1891) 

Lee Free was a horseman who was born in Hopkinsville, KY. In 1915, he was among 30 horsemen, mostly Americans, who were returning to the United States aboard the ship Bohemian from Liverpool, England, on March 17, 1915 [source: List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States]. Lee Free was 24 years and 4 months old. He lived at 318 Jefferson Street in Louisville, KY. He was 5'8" tall and had a scar on his right cheek.

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“Free, Lee,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed May 28, 2020,

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