Most likely McTier Creek was named after a descendant of John McTier who is in Barnwell which is next door to present Aiken Co. Barnwell Co was taken from Orangeburg District. Then part of Barnwell was taken to make Aiken Co. There is a John McTeerBarnwell, Barnwell, SC1810 (neighbors John Tucker Jr and Sr as well as Benjamin Moore) John McTireBarnwell District,Barnwell,SC1820 The family may appear as Tylor near neighbors Tucker and Moore in 1800.
John MCTYEIRE Birth: 14 Dec 1795 in Edgefield District,South Carolina Note: Nickname: Captain death- 13 JUL 1859 in Russell Co, AL Father: John MCTYEIRE b: 1746 in Scotland Mother: Lucy SHELTON Marriage 1 Elizabeth Amanda NIMMONS b: 20 Aug 1802 in Barnwell,South Carolina Children Lucy Montgomery McTyeire b: 1820 Henry Lawrence MCTYEIRE b: 1823 in Barnwell,South Carolina Holland Nimmons MCTYEIRE b: 28 Jul 1824 in Barnwell Dist, SC (Holland Rd is near McTier Creek in now Aiken Co SC) died 15 FEB 1889 in Nashville, TN Caroline Jemima MCTYEIRE b: 1827 in Barnwell,South Carolina Jane A. (McTyeire) McTyre b: ABT 1830 Jane Harriet (McTyeire) McTyre b: ABT 1831 John Calhoun MCTYEIRE b: 1834 in Barnwell,South Carolina Elizabeth A McTyeire b: ABT 1837 William McTyeire b: ABT 1840 Emily McTyeire b: ABT 1842 Cornelia M. McTyeire b: ABT 1847
1850: Russell, Alabama John McTyre 55 Jane McTyre 19 John McTyre 16 Elizabeth McTyre 12 William McTyre 10 Elizabeth McTyre 5 Emily McTyre 7 Cornelia McTyre 3
1860: Beat 5, Russell, Alabama dont know who she is Post Office: Uchee Elizabeth McTier 56 W C McTier 20 is this William from above? M Barnet 35