James Huey Plantation


Location: Abbeville County, South Carolina
Date Constructed/ Founded: not determined
Associated Surnames: Clinckscales, Huey
Historical Notes: In his 1845 Will, James Huey described his plantation as including 93 acres where he lived, plus an additional 63 acres.
Associated Pages: Clinckscales Plantation (Abbeville Co., SC)


1830: 3 slaves – 1 man, age 24 – 35 (b.1795-1806); 1 man, age 55 – 99 (b.1731-1775); 1 female age 10 – 23 (b.1807-1820) [1830 United States Federal Census, Abbeville, SC, James Huey]

1840: 9 slaves – 2 boys under age 10 (b.1831-1840); 2 men, age 24 – 35 (b.1805-1816); 2 girls under age 10 (b.1831-1840); 1 female, age 10 – 23 (b.1817-1830); 2 women, age 24 – 35 (b.1805-1816) [1840 United States Federal Census, Abbeville, SC, Jas Huey]

1845: To Martha P. Huey – Catherine (girl); Mingo (man); Peggy (woman); to Sarah C. Clinkscales – Ben (man, $600), Mary (girl, 200); to Martha D. Huey – Maria (girl, 325), Bannister (boy, 300) [Will of James Huey, 1845]

1856: Catherine and child ($900); Lucy (650); Albert (600); John (500); Marshall (400); George (250) [Estate appraisal of Martha P. Huey, 1856]
Note: Martha P. Huey died leaving no will (intestate)


Huey family: James Huey (b.1793-d.1845); Martha P. Huey (b.?-d.1856) – wife; Martha D. Huey (b.?-d.?) – dau.; J.T. Huey (b.?-d.?) – son

Clinckscales family: Albert Jackson Clinckscales (b.1819-d.1895) – from Clinckscales Plantation; Sarah C. Huey Clinkscales (b.1822-d.1910) – wife (m.1842), dau. of J. Huey; Mary Eleanor Clinkscales (b.1854-d.?) – dau.; Martha Elizabeth Clinkscales (b.1857-d.?) – dau.; James Francis Clinkscales (b.1859-d.?) – son; John Thomas Clinkscales (b.1863-d.?)


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  • Rootsweb World Connect Project: MY ANCESTRY (Sarah C. Huey, ID: I04904). http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=boblatimer66
  • Will Transcript of James Huey. ST536. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Abbeville County Will Transcripts. vol. 3 p. 153-157.
  • South Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980. Ancestry.com. South Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

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