record of a sale of some land, Roll
C-300, vol 1,
pages 223, 224, Fairfield Co. In it, John's wife is identified as
Sibia. In 1794 Fairfield Co. is in Camden Dist. and Broad River runs
In 1776, both Joseph Helms and Mayberry Helms witnessed the sale of
land belonging to John Splawn - land that had been granted to John in
1765. These records lead me to believe that Sevrey might have been a
Helms. The name Mayberry carried through many later generations.
Camden District, SC
Splon, John pg
Charles Johnston vs Jesse Goyen
On att+ Sebara Splawn and Rosa Splawn being summoned as garnishees and
duly sworn say they have no property of the defendants.
Rosa is probably Rosann, wife of Stephen
1800 Fairfield County SC
Males - 1 under 10, 1 10-16, 2
males 16-26; Females - 2 under
10, 1 10-16, 1 26-45 and Sevrey is over 45
These census records indicate that John and Sevrey probably had five
sons and two daughters, possibly four daughters.