Hi Lyn, sorry it has taken me so long to respond. my Hiers connection is from Michea Hiers 27 Sept 1742, his son Abraham b. abt 1795 in Colleton CoSC married Nancy Copeland before 1815, issue 2 Elizabeth b. 12 Dec 1815 and Charles b. 11 apr 1817.Married Nancy Platts b 27 Sept 1806 in Barnwell Dist SC issue five Jacob Arthur b 12 Mar 1828 Hampton Co SC Rebecca Mary b 25 Aug 1830 Wade Hampton Mahala Ann Elizabeth Elizabeth Hiers b 12 dec 1815 I believe married John Andrew Kinard issue 8 Charles W m. Polly Simpson, Miley, James Quillie b 1832 m Mary Delilah Fender, Alfred,Martha, Joseph, Calvin b 1842, George W. b 1845, Charles W and Polly Simpson issue 2 Louise Kinard m Robert E. Lee Baker issue 9 Ada Louise m John Gary Nettles. John Gary Nettles was the son of John Warren Nettles m Hilma (helma) Kinard Dau of James Quillie and Mary Delilah Fender. John Warren Nettles was the son of David Nettles died in 1864 on James Island SC.