I found info on William Fears while researching James Fears stating: WILLIAM Fears b. in VA Feb 16,1746 d. in Jasper Co GA. May 13, 1820. He served in the VA line and the Cherokee Lottery 1827 in GA, drew two lots of land for his service as a REV. Soldier and for being wounded in the service. Married 1771 to ANN Bulger b.VA Feb 13, 1752. Children: JAMES b. Apr 28,1772 mar. to Mary Anthony Porter WILLIAM b. Jan 31, 1774 mar. to Mary polly Griffin(2)Joicy T. Bowdre MARY b. Nov 20,1775 mar to Crenshaw(2)Henry Fulke of VA. ELIZABETH b. Dec 18,1777 mar to Petty REBECCA b. May 20,1779 mar to Bart. Roberts EZEKIEL b. Sept 30,1781 mar to Alice Stringfellow THOMAS b. Oct 30,1783 mar to ? FRANCES b. Nov 5,1786 mar to Parks ZACHERIAH b. Jul 3, 1789 mar to Elizabeth Mathews SAMUEL b. Oct 13, 1791 mar to Mary Ballard ROBERT b. Aug 21, 1793 mar to Smith Maybe this will be of some benefit to someone.