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Phillip Hiers

Birthplace: Orangeburg, SC, United States
Death: Died in GA, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Jacob Johann Hiers, III; Jacob Heyer; Catherine Howard and Catherine Heyer
Husband of Keziah "Kizzie" Hunter
Father of Phillip Southwell Hiers
Brother of Joseph Hiers, Sr.; Anna Susannah Parker; William W Hiers; Elizabeth Varn; Sarah Varn and 6 others
Half brother of David Hires (Heirs)

Managed by: Arthur Arnold Adams, III
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About Phillip Hiers

Mr. Hiers moved from South Carolina to Georgia about 1833 and located in the 9th district of Lowndes County. He was cut out of Lowndes into Colquitt County in its formation in 1856 and was elected one of the first Inferior Court justices in the new county in 1856 and commissioned March 28, 1856. He resigned the office August 13, 1856.

Mr. Hiers lived on the line of Colquitt and Brooks Counties and had property in both counties.

Mr. and Mrs. Hiers united with Bethel Primitive Baptist Church in present Brooks County by letter May 3, 1833. On April 4, 1846 they were granted letters of dismission and transferred to Sardis Church nearer their home, of which they remained members until their deaths.

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Phillip Hiers's Timeline

Orangeburg, SC, United States
August 1823
Age 29
April 29, 1829
Age 35
Barnwell Dist, SC, United States
Age 85
GA, United States