George Spiller, Sr.'s will d 24 Sep 1833. Sale bill 1 Nov 1833.
First return & final settlement 29 Nov 1835.
Widow Sarah Spiller for quit claim on estate pd. $140.00.
Mentioned in sale book
Wm. Hawkins,W. Cockrum, H. Baldwin, Wm. Pollard, Esq, Cain Wells, John Crymes,George Spillar,Wm. Cox,James Spillar,George Hiatt,Hiram Baldwin, Cary Spillar,
Sarah Spillar,Isiah Hyde,Isaac Cox,Wm. B. Pollard,John A. Hawkins,
Named in will:
Son William Spillers $5.00
Jemimah Hoockens $2.00 [assumed daughter]
Mary Cockrum $2.00 [assumed daugher, m William Cockrum, son of Hezekiah Cockrum. William & Mry had a dau., Bethany C. Cockrum, b 1818, Greenville Co., who m 1838, probably Cherokee Co., AL, William H. Hawkins. They were residents of Cherokee Co., AL in 1860.]
Parham Pollard $2.00 [assumed son-in-law]
Glover Pollard my grandson $75.00 when he comes of age.
Balance to be divided between sons George Jr & Gary Spiller.
They were to serve as executors.
His wife was not mentioned in will.
(Apt. 7 #449)
Attedning Standing Springs Baptist Church 1818-1850
1821 Benjamin Pollard
1825 Death of Benjaman Pollard mentioned.
1831 Jemima Hawkins
1827 Betheziel? Spillers,Peggy Boldwin
1826 Hezekiah Cockrum & his 3rd wife Judith/Juda
1829 Edward & Marget Boldwin.
1832 "excluded Spillers' Charlotte"
1832 Cain Wells
1834 John Riddle & wife Bethana Caroline received by letter
c 1843 Sylvanus Baldwin,Sally Baldwin & Susannah Baldwin.
(Storey & McCuen, Gen. Abstracts from Greenville Co., SC: The Earliest Minute Books of Ten Baptist Churches 1794-1850)
Was Betheziel Spillers the first wife of George Spiller, Sr.?
Was Jemima Hoockens the same woman who appeared in the 1850 Greenville Co. census with William Hawkins? What is the Baldwin/Redell connection? Did Jemima migrate to AL?
1850 census Greenville Co., SC p. 442
#1822 William Hawkins 60
Jamima Hawkins 55
Marion Scott 16
Jefferson Cox 10
Fanny Cox 40
#1823 Henry Hawkins 34
Elizabeth Hawkins 25
#1838 John Redell 41
Caroline Redell 37
Henry Baldwin 37
Louise Baldwin 27
John Baldwin 5
Lafayette Baldwin 3
Sarah Baldwin 61
#1839 Eli Baldwin 27
Mary Baldwin 25
#1850 George Spillers 58
Nancy Spillers 45 [nee Hyde]
Were the following from Greenville Co., SC?
1870 census Sanford Co., AL Prec. #13, p. 325
#17 John L. Baldwin 20, SC
Mary A. Baldwin 22, AL
#18 Henry Baldwin 57, SC
Prudence Baldwin 40, SC
Charles W.E. Baldwin 32, SC
Claudie A.M. Baldwin 14, SC
John Riddle 62, SC
Bethance Riddle 58, SC
Jemima Hawkins 82, SC
Sarah Baldwin 81, NC
Milton Riddle 8, male, black, AL