Information for Abraham Lindsey:

Land plat and grant information from the South Carolina Archives
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Series: S213184
Volume: 0008
Page: 00487
Item: 03

Date: 10/28/1762

Description: LINDSAY, ABRAHAM, PLAT FOR 150 ACRES IN BERKLEY COUNTY.

Names indexed: LEIGH, EGERTON; LINDSAY, ABRAHAM; MUSGROVE, EDWARD

Locations: BERKELEY COUNTY; ENOREE CREEK

Document type: PLAT
 

 

Series: S213019
Volume: 0012
Page: 00383
Item: 000

Date: 6/21/1765

Description: LINDSAY, ABRAM, LAND GRANT FOR 150 ACRES ON ENOREE CREEK.


Names indexed: LINDSAY, ABRAM

Locations: ENOREE CREEK

Document type: LAND GRANT

 

The plat description for this tract states that Abraham Lindsey's land was adjacent to land owned by Isaac Lindsey, Abraham Anderson, and Daniel Johnston.

Series: S213184
Volume: 0016
Page: 00374
Item: 01

Date: 1/15/1772

Description: LINDSEY, ABRAHAM, PLAT FOR 200 ACRES IN CRAVEN COUNTY.

Names indexed: ANDERSON, ABRAHAM; BREMAR, JOHN; CUNINGHAM, PATRICK; JOHNSTON, DANIEL; LINDSEY, ABRAHAM; LINSEY, ISAAC

Locations: CRAVEN COUNTY; ENOREE RIVER

Document type: PLAT

 

Series: S213019
Volume: 0033
Page: 00283
Item: 000

Date: 9/9/1774

Description: LINDSEY, ABRAHAM, LAND GRANT FOR 200 ACRES IN CRAVEN COUNTY.

Names indexed: LINDSEY, ABRAHAM

Locations: CRAVEN COUNTY

Document type: LAND GRANT
 

  Daniel Johnston's 1771 survey was for land on Second Creek.

Series: S213184
Volume: 0017
Page: 00275
Item: 01

Date: 4/19/1771

Description: JOHNSTON, DANIEL, PLAT FOR 400 ACRES IN BERKELEY COUNTY.

Names indexed: BREMAR, JOHN; JOHNSTON, DANIEL; KAY, MACHLOW; PEARSON, ENOCH; SOUTER, JOHN; WILLSON, SAMUEL

Locations: BERKELEY COUNTY; BROAD RIVER; SALUDA RIVER; SECOND CREEK

Document type: PLAT

 

Abraham Anderson had two plats surveyed; one in 1754 and one 1764.  Both were on Indian Creek.

   

 

Series: S111001
Volume: 0006
Page: 00339
Item: 001

Date: 11/22/1764

Description: ANDERSON, ABRAHAM, MEMORIAL FOR 200 ACRES ON INDIAN CREEK, BERKLY COUNTY.

Names indexed: ANDERSON, ABRAHAM

Locations: BERKELEY COUNTY; BROAD RIVER; INDIAN CREEK

Document type: MEMORIAL

 

This memorial for Abraham Anderson mentions Daniel Johnson (Johnston) as a neighbor.

Series: S111001
Volume: 0002
Page: 00303
Item: 001

Date: 8/22/1775

Description: ANDERSON, ABRAHAM, MEMORIAL FOR 100 ACRES BETWEEN BROAD AND SALUDY RIVERS, BERKLEY COUNTY.

Names indexed: ANDERSON, ABRAHAM; JOHNSON, DANIEL

Locations: BERKELEY COUNTY; BROAD RIVER; ENOREE RIVER; HOG BRANCH; SALUDA RIVER

Document type: MEMORIAL

 

Interestingly, a 1768 survey for Thomas Crosson shows he had land on Second Creek, also neighboring Abraham Anderson's land:

Series: S111001
Volume: 0008
Page: 00186
Item: 001

Date: 9/2/1768

Description: CROSSAN, THOMAS, MEMORIAL FOR 300 ACRES ON SECOND CREEK, BERKLY COUNTY.

Names indexed: ANDERSON, ABRAHAM; CROSSAN, THOMAS

Locations: BERKELEY COUNTY; BROAD RIVER; SECOND CREEK

Document type: MEMORIAL
 

 

John Weer, also shown as John Wen.  His land  was next to Abraham and Isaac Lindsey on Second Creek.  Other neighbors included Thomas Johnston.

Series: S213184
Volume: 0021
Page: 00393
Item: 01

Date: 3/3/1773

Description: WEER, JOHN, PLAT FOR 200 ACRES IN CRAVEN COUNTY.

Names indexed: ARMSTRONG, JOHN; BREMAR, JOHN; JOHNSTON, JEAN; JOHNSTON, THOMAS; LINDSEY, ABRAHAM; RIDING, JOSEPH; SUBER, GEORGE; WEER, JOHN

Locations: BROAD RIVER; CRAVEN COUNTY; SECOND CREEK

Document type: PLAT
 

William Pratt's land was noted as being near James' Vardemon's land. 

Series: S213192
Volume: 0040
Page: 00274
Item: 004

Date: 5/15/1804

Description: PRATT, WILLIAM, PLAT FOR 20 ACRES ON ENOREE RIVER, NEWBERRY DISTRICT, SURVEYED BY ABNER NELSON.

Names indexed: JOHNSON, LEVI; LINDSAY, ABRAHAM; NELSON, ABNER; PRATT, WILLIAM; RUTHERFORD, ROBERT; VARDIMON, JAMES

Locations: ENOREE RIVER; NEWBERRY DISTRICT

Document type: PLAT

James Vardemon inherited his father William's land in 1789.  William Vardemon's will shows the land was on the Hunting Fork of the Enoree River, and on Indian Creek.

   

 

John Johnston's 1802 will named a son Daniel.  Also mentioned a neighbor, Nancy Hayes.  Perhaps she was the mother of Elias Hayes?

Series: S108093
Reel: 0018
Frame: 00730
Item: 000

Date: 10/5/1802

Description: JOHNSTON, JOHN OF NEWBERRY DISTRICT, WILL TYPESCRIPT (MSS WILL: ESTATE RECORD BOOK C, PAGE 368) (2 FRAMES).

Names indexed: GRIFFIN, CHARLES; GRIFFIN, FRANKEY; GRIFFIN, JAMES; GRIFFIN,MARY; HAYES, NANCY; JOHNSTON, ABRAHAM; JOHNSTON, DANIEL; JOHNSTON, DAVIS; JOHNSTON, HANEY; JOHNSTON, JOHN; JOHNSTON, MARY; JOHNSTON, THOMAS; MARYAN (SLAVE); MOTES, JAMES

Locations: NEWBERRY DISTRICT

Document type: WILL (TYPESCRIPT