In Edgefield county, South Carolina I found this:Mary Brightwell to her granddaughter Fanny Green Brightwell,Deed march 1811, beinguncertain of the time of my death , and Fanny may be left desolate of parents and exposed to misfortunes of this world , I provide for her benefit ( live stock, household goods not here itemized ). Wit.David W. Thompson, William Laniman.Mary (x) Brightwell. Proven 7 march 1811 By William Lariman, Alexr Bean JP Rec1811.------------------------1)Would like to know who this Mary Brightwell was and who could have been her husband. Mary was a grandmother in 1811.2) Who were the parents of Fanny Green Brightwell? Was Fanny short for Francis?3) Were Mary Brightwell and Fanny Green Brightwell related to William Brightwell born abt.1763-1784 also living in Area?If we find Mary Brightwells's husband we may find William Brightwell's father.4) What Brightwells near mary's age had a wife name mary?