Re: York County Will of Mr. Beard, wife Mary Adair of co. Antrim, Ireland. - Niece, Jane Hartness. There was a will of Robert Hartness, below.
HARTNESS, ROBERTof Bullocks Creek, York County, 1 Apr 1779 Wife:Jane Raising of children (not named), if she marries the plantation near Yorkville to be sold, also the plantation on Bullocks Creek. Executors:Wife and James MARTIN Witnesses:Samuel SCOTT, John Scott, David Scott Inventory:Bk. A #150
John Stephenson (relative of David Stephenson of Turkey Creek ?) settled on nearby Bullocks Creek in York County,S.C. He is believed to be from old Augusta County, Va.