I made a mistake about Bill Lee.He WAS NOT CEO OF DUKE POWER COMPANY.The Bill Lee of Duke Power was William States Lee, III and his family was from S.C.The Bill Lee, a descendant of Susannah Harwell Abernathy was George Bill Lee of Charlotte, N.C.I have the following information in which I HAVE NOT VERIFIED TO BE CORRECT INFORMATION:
From Vol. 9 Issue #4, Dec. 2000. & Vol. 10, Issue #3, Sept. 2001 of Harwell Family, Albert L. Harwell of Chicago, IL.:
Ancester Charts of #142 G. Bill Lee Chart #1 #7 Susannah Harwell b. ca. 1767 m. 22 Dec 1788 Harbert Abernathy. #6 John Abernathy b. 1789 m. 1812 Mary Linebarger #5 Nancy Abernathy b. 1815 m. 1834 Jesse Lee (cousins) #4 L. Coleman Lee b. 1851 m. Mary Louise Allen #3 Ella Rena Lee b. 1887 unmarried, had child (of Charles Albert Abernathy) #2 George Rhyne Lee b. 1902 m. 1923 Myrtle McIntosh #1George Bill Lee b. 1933 m. 1957 Ethel Mae Gellenbeck
Chart #2 #7 Abigail Harwell m. Robert Abernathy #6 Susanna Abernathy b. 1785 m. 1803 William Lee #5 Jesse Lee b. 1813 m. Nancy Abernathy (cousins) #4 Same as above (#4 through #1)
THE WILLIAM LEE THAT MARRIED SUSANNA ABERNATHY, I HAVEN'T VERIFIED TO SEE WHO IS AND WHERE HE WAS ORIGINALLY FROM.