On Apr 14 1812, Louther Hitch deeded land to William Adair for $150, 50 acres, on Duncans Creek including Browns Mill and Mill Shoals. Witnesses were James Hanna, John Hitch, and J.A. Elmore, JQ. This was the dower renunciation of Betty Hitch. (Laurens County, SC Deeds and Wills (DAR), Deed Book J-261).