Hardiman Duke or Deeke- Bef 1877
Name Hardiman Duke or Deeke Born of, Laurens, South Carolina, United States Gender Male Died Bef 1877 Person ID I1389 Petersen-de Lanskoy Last Modified 25 Feb 2015
Family 1 Pherreby or Ferreby Brown, b. 10 Jul 1790, , Laurens, South Carolina, United States , d. Bef 1877 (Age < 86 years) Married of, Laurens, South Carolina, United States Last Modified 22 Oct 2015 Family ID F819 Group Sheet
Family 2 Mary or Polly Brown, b. 14 Oct 1786, , Laurens, South Carolina, United States , d. Bef 1877 (Age < 90 years) Married of, Laurens, South Carolina, United States Last Modified 22 Oct 2015 Family ID F820 Group Sheet
1. Most Rootsweb.com Worldconnect sites checked on the Internet show this individual's name as Duke Hardiman without any documentation; however, the temple work done by relatives in the St. George Temple in 1878 lists his name as Hardaman Duke. Variation also listed as Hardyman, Hardeman, or Hardiman Duke. Deeke may be sometimes show as a bad transcription of Duke.
2. Found 5 Jun 2003 on the Internet site of Dr. Frank O. Clark <http://foclark.tripod.com/francisgilllaurenscosc.html>. [[Note Francis Gill is his brother-in-law married to a sister of his wife Pherreby - see his notes separately in this database]:
a. 1808 deed Francis Gill from Hardman Deeke Book J page 10, 118 acres for $118 on Duncan's Creek. Hardiman hisXmark Deeke for $118 paid by Francis Gill sell 118 acres on Duncan's Creek, originally granted to Alex. McMarcy. 16 Apr. 1808. Wit: James Hound and Roger Brown. Duncan's Creek, on Mill's Atlas, is up in the north east portion of old Laurens District.
1790 US: No Duke, Dukes, or Deeke in Laurens or Newberry Counties, SC.
1820 US: No twp. listed, Laurens Co., South Carolina, Series: M33 Roll: 121 Page: 49:
Hardeman Duke, males 10:2; 45:1; females 10:2; 16:1; 45:1; no slaves.