I am from this same Hillard/Hellard line. My father was James Russell Hillard. Gfather: William Jefferson & Carrie Romans Hillard,ggfather: William Letcher & Sarah Ellen Bates Hillard,gggfather: John Francis & Nancy Ann Perkins Hillard,ggggfather: Henry & Martha Hooper Hillard,gggggfather: John & Polly Dunn Hillard,ggggggfather: George & ? Hillard. I can't find much info prior to Henry & Martha Hooper Hillard in Washington Co.,KY. I'd love to share what info I have to anyone researching these names. Also, I would like to know where the Hellard/Hillard cemetery is in Washington Co., KY. I was in Washington Co., a couple of weeks ago at various cemeteries but didn't see many Hillard's.Feel free to contact me at my email.