In searching for my Owings and Hellams ancestors, I found the will of a William Hellams from the Laurens Co. SC Will books.Hope the info helps someone.
2 July 1788Will of WILLIAM HELLAMS.Beloved wife Constant Hellams; beloved grandson Jonathan Hellams, son of Jonathan Hellams; dearly beloved grandchildren, children of Wm. Hellams: Jonathan, William, Nancey, and Rachael; dearly beloved daughter Rachel Allison and her son John Parker.Wit: John Childress, Richard Owings and John Hellams.(Note: the date of the recording not available.)Appraisal of estate of Wm. Hellams, dec'd.3 June 1789 by Robt. Coker, Saml. Dunlap and John Coker.
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