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Re: Osborne Jeffers of SC
Posted by: Jim Farmer Date: July 28, 2000 at 14:15:47
In Reply to: Osborne Jeffers of SC by William Jeffers of 1685

Your family may have come from Richland District...

Berry Jeffers
This is in Berry Jeffers' Revolutionary War Pension File #10,145 SC Archives.
An affidavit of James Rawlinson dated 5 Apr 1850 quote (in Part) "that from the same neighborhood were Morgan & Gideon Griffin, Allen Jeffers, Osborne Jeffers and five of this deponet's (James') brothers one who did not survive the war" ---"and the spring after said Battle he (Berry Jeffers) came home in Richland District and soon after engaged with this Deponent's (James') father in the blacksmith trade and continued with him several years during which time this Deponent (James) worked in said shop with him"---.

Bounty Grants
       BBB 2.p.2 Allen Jeffers, 200 accres on Wateree River and Colonel's Creek. Touching Elisha Porters land on the south east May 14, 1789
       BBB 2 page 8 Littlebury Jefferies 200 ac on Woods branch Colonels Creek. Bounded by Isaac Jacobs. 11 Feb 1790
       BBB 2 page 12 Osborn Jeffers 200 acres on a branch of Griffin's Creek waters of Congaree bounded on south by Brown's land. 21 Sep 1790

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