Phillips and Allen Families

Robert Phillips

Fairfield Co., SC Will BK 1

Proved by James Neely, Nov 1791
Agnes, wife; John, son; James, son; William, son; Thomas, son; Betsy, daug; and Jane, daug. 

Note 1: wife Agnes, executrix, and "loving friends" Robert Reid & David Hamilton were executors. Robt & Edward Martin, & Robt Phillips did inventory.

Note 2: stipulated that children be educated which suggest Robert was educated

Note 3: Thomas was not of age.

Fairfield Co. Will BK 2

Proved by David McCreight, John McVea, & D. Hamilton, 14 Jan. 1794

James Neely & Edward Martin , Executors

The following heirs were named: mother, Jane; and sisters, Mary Phillips Campbell, Jane Phillips & Elizabeth Phillips (married name not given); nephews James, John, William, & Thomas Phillips, John Sloan, Jr.; and neices Jane & Betty.

Note 1: Robt, his brother had died & there was no mention of Agnes.

Note 2: Robt Martin, Sr., Robert Phillips, Sr., & Hugh Campbell witnessed the appraisal and made their marks.

Note 3: Estates of Thomas & William Phillips were mentioned in the appraisal?

Note 4: William's land adjoined Thomas Gladney's land


Fairfield Co. Will BK 10

J. N. Harvey, John Kelso, & Sarah Walker witnessed the signature on 25 March 1824.
On 12 Jul 1828 Thomas A. Rabb, John Sloan, Sr., John Sloan, Jr. & Richard Bell signed the certification for the inventory of James Neely's Estate
Richard Nason,James W. Nelson, & James Bones were the executors.

The heirs were:
1. brother, John Neely's children: David, James, & William Neely and Elizabeth Neely Houston
2. Margaret Neely McGowan's children:Samuel McGowan, Agnes McGown Redman all who were in Ireland and Peggy McGowan Brown in GA.
3. Nancy Neely Phillips:
 A. John, deceased, & his children in Gibson Co., IN:
  Robt, Sarah, Alexander, Nancy, Polly, Jane (brother William was guardian)
B. William Phillips living in Gibson Co., IN in 1828, received a share.
C. Thomas Phillips living in Laud. Co., AL in 1828, received a share.
D. James Neely Phillips living in Laud. Co., AL recived a share, marr to Mary ?
E. Elizabeth Phillips Campbell md Hugh Campbell, rec'd share in Giles Co., TN
4. Elizabeth Neely Harvey's marr John Harvey children:
  A. William Harvey, Green Co., AL
B. John Neely Harvey, in Fairfield Co., SC 1828
C. Mary Harvey
D Alexander Harvey md Jane Phillips (cousin?), rec'd share in Laud. Co., AL
E. Nancy Harvey md John Arnett rec'd share in Laud Co., AL 1828
F. Elizabeth harvey md Andrew Neely rec'd share in Hickman Co., KY near Gibson Co., IN

Also named were Nancy Harvey, James Sloan Nelson, and Elizabeth Nason.

 Note 1: Buyers at the August 1828 sale were: Jos. Evans, John Beard, John Sloan, Alex. Bell, Robt bones, James Bones, James Neal, Smith Phillips, James N. Harvey, Wm Phillips, & John N. Harvey

 Note 2: No wife was mentioned & James left all to sisters and their children

 Note 3: Loans made to James Phillips, M. Brown, John Sloan, Sr. & Jr., Smith Phillips, and James Campbell.

Allen Family

- William C. Allen; b. bef 1800 in SC was in Laud. Co., AL by 1818;

- John Reeves Hough, b in Chesterfield Co., SC 1799 probably came to AL in 1820's d. 1849 Laud. Co., AL;

-Joseph D. Scott 1821 d. Jackson Co., GA Nov 1862, his son Robert Augusta Scott came to Laud Co., AL bef 1870;

- Andrew McPeters, b in Ireland ca 1773, was named in Wm Ewing will in Fairfield Co., SC ca 1799; d. Laud Co., AL ca 1852;

- Mathew Long, b ca 1725 d. ca 1775 in 96th District Wm Herod Hendley d SC

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