William Lee B: 1729 D: >1780 M: Susannah Pike ├── John Lee (1767-1859) 1,2,3,4,5 └── Ephraim Lee (1779-1866) 1,2,3,6
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Born Oct 12 1729, County Derry, Ulster Province, Ireland.7 (1730).1,4,8
William came to America at age 14. According to family folklore, he was visiting a friend on a ship that was becalmed but ready to sail to america. He went to sleep and found himself on his way to America. He was bonded out to a Mr. Hoag in North Carolina for seven years. William became a Quaker in 17584
He married Susannah Pike, Jul 13 1758, Cane Creek MM, North Carolina.1,2,3,4,7,9 Susannah, daughter of John Pike & Abigail Overman, was born Oct 27 1737, Frederick County, Virginia.1,4,7,8,9
Susannah's maternal grandparents were Ephraim Overman and Sarah Belman. Her grandmother's Belman line has extensive connections to the royalty of much of Europe.9
William Lee died after 1780.4 Probably died 1818 in North Carolina4 (Chatham County).7 (1792).10
On 6-25-1825 the Spring Montly Meeting of women Friends recorded:11
On 7-30-1825 the Spring Montly Meeting of women Friends recorded:11
Spring preparative meeting informs that South fork friends make choice of Hannah Andrew for overseer and this meeting appoints her to that service in the room of Ann Lee who requested to be released from that service.
On 8-27-1825 the Spring Montly Meeting of women Friends recorded:11
[Spring preparative meeting] Also informs that request is made for certificates for Susanna and Ann Lee to Lick Creek monthly meeting State of Indiana Hannah Newlinsen and Susanna Gillum are appointed to make the needful inquiry and if they find nothing to hinder produce one to next meeting.
Those that were appointed last meeting to inquire concerning Susanna and Ann Lee having a certificate produced one which was approved and signed.
Susannah died 1827, Economy, Wayne County, Indiana; buried Chatham County, North Carolina.4,7,10
William's parents were William and Jane Lee of County Derry, Ireland.4,5,7,8
Photo: William Lee & Susannah Pike family birth records Cane Creek MM, North Carolina 8
Photo: William Lee & Susannah Pike family summary "Our Ancestry" - Family Records of Members of Blount County, Tennessee; page 184 2
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