- Abraham Smith's will
proven 14 Jun 1806
Union County, South Carolina, Will Book A pages 97-101
Will of Abraham Smith of Union District? to my son John Smith, 200 acres joining Clantons part of the land where he now liveth; to my daughter Polley Humphries, 100 acres, being the place whereon she now liveth, also negro Rachel; to my daughter Hannah Alexander, negro wench Winney, to my grandchild Polley Alexander, a negro girl Sarah, and to my grandchild Abraham Alexander, my young mare; to my son Henry Smith , the old survey where he now lieth in York District at the ford, about 100 acres also the land adjoining to him formerly granted to Bridges, including the place granted to his Grand Father whereon Joseph Lusk lived, also negro fellow Harry, now in his possession; to my son Joseph Smith, remainder of that tract of land upon Thickety Creek formerly called Stockdils land adj. below his brother John, and negro fellow Tom; to my son Daniel Smith, part of land whereon or adjoining to that I now live, upon Youngs old line, where Murpheys School house stood, Kelleys old field, adj. morgans, also negro fellow Nedd; to my daughter Salley Smith, negro wench Jude and child calld Nancy with negro girl Patt, and bed & furniture; to my wife Molley Smith, all the remainder of my land whereon I now live to be enjoyed as her natural rite during her life or widowhood, also negro wenches Hannah & Renne and Kate, and three negroes London, Pompey & Mark, to raise and educating my two youngest child; to my son Moses Smith, the remainder of the land where I now live at his mothers death or marriage, and negro boys Jacob & Charles; to my daughter Kattey Smith, my five little negroes Dave, Arnold, Sam, Faun & Chloe; my wife Molley Smith and my son Joseph Smith, exrs., 31 May 1806.
Abraham Smith (X), Witness: Nicholas Corry, Henry Good, Spencer Morgan. Proved by Nicholas Corry Esqr., 14 Jun 18