From the book Spartanburg Co. South Carolina Will Abstracts 1787 - 1840 compiled by Brent H. Holcomb, C.A.L.S. Spartanburg co.
Will Book A
Pp. 119-121:L.W. & T. of Matthew McBee of Dist. of Spartanburg; rec 23 Oct 1817; to my son Matthew McBee, land I now live on lying on Packolet River; the other part of sd. tract to my son Jeremiah McBee; to my daughter Rachel McBee, tract on head of Horse Creek; divided between my DAUGHTERS Rachel and ANNA at my wifes death; to my GRANDDAUGHTER BETSY DODD, one cow & calf; to my sons John, Elijah & William McBee and JAMES DODD, five shillings; wife Fanny and sons John, Jeremiah to be Exrs; 9 jan 1817; Matthew Mcbee.Proven by William Gore 6 sept 1817.Exrs. qualified 23 Oct 1817