SION SELLERS 1775

FROM ED
EHUDSONIII@aol.com

you once asked me for South Carolina land transactions by Sion Sellers after his migration from Brunswick County, NC to Horry County, SC. I found the following on the net:
 

Name: Sion Sellers
Given Name: Sion
Surname: Sellers
Sex: M
Birth: 1775
Death: Between 1850 and 1859
Change Date: 19 Mar 2002 at 17:30
Note:

22 March 1810 Sion of Horry District I sold land to John Carlile in the fork of Beaver Dam Swamp and Great Pond Branch. Witnesses: Joel & Elisha.

Brunswick Co deed 13 Oct 1800, Sion of SC sold 100 ac on 7 creeks to Elias Duncan. Witness: Jordan & Benjamin Sellers.
1808 John James gave Sion property on Little Pee Dee River in Horry Co.

2 Nov 1811 purchased 450 ac on Chinner's Swamp at Little Pee Dee River Horry Co, SC.

5 June 1827 purchased 90 ac from Willis James located on S side of Chinner's Swamp.

23 April 1844, gift deed to his grandson Sion Sellers, son of John. Gift was several cattle. Joel C Sellers was a witness.

19 Dec 1845 sold 400 ac E side of Little Pee Dee to John D Jordan. John Sellers witness.

31 July 1846 bought 73 ac "newton's grant" from John Skipper. S side of Chinner's Swamp.

1810 Horry Co, SC census: head of hh; 1 male 26-45; 2 males 0-10; 1 female 26-45; 3 females 0-10.
1820 Horry Co census: head of hh; 1 male > 45; 1 male 18-26; 1 male 10-16; 1 male 0-10; 1 female 26-45; 1 female 16-26; 2 females 10-16; 3 females 0-10.
1830 Horry census: head of hh; 1 male 50-60; 1 male 20-30; 1 male 10-15; 1 male 5-10; 1 female 60-70; 2 females 20-30; 1 female 15-20; 1 female 10-15.
1840 Horry census: head of hh; 1 male 60-70; 1 male 20-30; 1 male 15-20; 1 female 50-60; 2 females 30-40; 1 female 20-30; 1 female 0-5.
1850 census: Sion 75 was head of hh; Lukey 70; Edney 40; Joannah 5; James 2; Joel Sellers 27; John Sellers 30.

Hope this helps someone.
-Ed Hudson
EHUDSONIII@aol.com