I am a descendant of Sarah W Dillard, daughter of Arthur and Mary "Polly" Abney Dillard, who married Dr. William Yarbrough.
1842 __ Will of Arthur Dillard. , 1/17/1840:1/5/1842
Wife: Polly, extrx. Ch: Frances L., John A., Arthur, Jr., Joseph H., Henry; Nancy Harmon;
Elizabeth Joslin; Sarah W. Yarbrough.Monroe Co, GA Will Abstractions pg. 186
2) SC Will Records:
John Abney , in Equity 78 Edgefield Co., SC filed 8 Jun 1819. Heirs Dr. Charles O'Neal & wife Charlotte, Arthur Dillard & wife Polly, Nathaniel Townsend & wife Eliza., Jacob P. Abney, Sarah, J. M. Abney, Ann Abney, Susannah Spearman & Edmund Spearman, Joseph Reardin & Nancy his wife, John Abney owned about two thousand acres of land. Persons complaining aforesaid and Lark Abney, Henry M. Abney, Jonathan Abney, Ira Abney. Land on Saluda River bordering on the lands of Zach L. Brooks, Jno. Inlow, Azariah Abney, Sarah Carson, Crawford Perry.
John Abney, in Equity 155. Edgefield Co., SC dated 6 Sept. 1819. Dr. Chas O'Neal and wife Charlotte late Abney that Jno. Abney decd. devised to Lark Abney and Arthur Dillard his Exor. in trust for Chas. O'Neal a track of land on which Dr. O'Neal then lived containing 319 acres on Saluda River. Bounded by land of Wm. Abney, decd. and Jas. Summers on West by Urban Nicholasons and Wm. Abney land.
3) SOME "Early" SOUTH CAROLINA MARRIAGES
Source Bride Last Bride First Groom Last Groom First Mth Day Year Place State
SC-001 , ABNEY , JANE , BARNES , JAMES , Jan ,24 , 1796 ,Edgefield Mar: Recor , SC
SC-001 , ABNEY , MARTHA , WILLS , MATTHEW , 000 ,00 , 1780 ,Edgefield Mar: Recor , SC
File: SCMV0021.TXT Some 359 Marriages.
South Carolina Mag. of Ancestral Research, Vol 2, # 1-4 (1766-1929)
A150 ABNEY, CAPT J M460 MILLER, SUSAN M Feb 04 1858
File: SCMV0041.TXT Some 298 Marriages.
South Carolina Mag. of Ancestral Research, Vol 4, # 1-4 (1786-1856)
P362 PETERSON, DAVID A150 ABNEY, SUSANNAH Jan 10 1842
File: SCMV054B.TXT Some 761 Marriages.
South Carolina Mag. of Ancestral Research, Vol 5, # 4 (1799-1868)
P350 PATTON, DAVID A150 ABNEY, CHARLOTTE MRS Jul 16 1839
4) UNION DIST., SOUTH CAROLINA
1830 CENSUS - ONLY INDEXED BY LAST NAME, FIRST NAME
SINDX L Name F Name Date NARS Reel Pg# Family Group
A150 ABNEY James 1830 M-19 171 148 NdRcd