SOUTH CAROLINA - York County Wills.
(Perhaps more information on the
South Carolian, York Co. Census, on-line)
ADAMS, ROBERT of York County, 14 Apr 1795
Wife: Elizabeth Adams
To: All daughters married, 5 lbs sterling each
Son: Robert Adams
To: Unmarried daughters, Sarah, Anna, Martha
To: Bethel Congregation, 10 lbs sterling
Executors: Adam BEARD / Baird ?, Arthur Armstrong
Witnesses: Arthur FARIES, James Campbell
Proved: Inventory Estate, 25 Feb 1796, Bk. A-149; Case 52 file #2272 & file #2268
ADAMS, ROBERT of York District, 27 May 1800
Bay mare, saddle & bridle delivered to Robert Patrick Jr., Captain William Patrick's son.
Other saddle to Adam BEARD (Baird ?) Jr., son of Adam BEARD (Baird ?)
Clothing divided between male children of Adam BEARD (Baird?), William Patrick, Christopher McCarter and John Berry.
Rest of estate divided amongst seven sisters: Mary, Sarah, Ann, Isabella, Martha, Elizabeth and Hanna.
Executors: my brother-in-laws, William Patrick and Adam BEARD (Baird ?)
Witnesses: Arthur FARIS, Hanna FARIS, Robert FARIS
Proven: 8 Apr 1801; Case 52, file #2272 & file #2268
Would the above Beard / Baird be relative of Adair and Faris / Faires families of York Co. SC ? Thankyou