.surely this one stands a good chance of being the
aforementioned grist mill that came up
a week or so ago?
4 Oct 1721
Sale of Corn Mill John Hardyman and his wife Henrietta Maria of Prince
Peter Poythres of the same county
Sum: £200 Sterling
all that Water Grist or Corn Mill now called by the name
Hardymans Flower Mill
being on Powell Creek in Parish
Martins Brandon and 100 acres of land to the said mill
belonging and on part of which the said mill was
John Hardyman late of said County father to the
Hardyman by deed dated 3 Mch 1690.
Signed: John Hardeman, H. Maria Hardyman (sealed with a waxer)
Wit: Fran. Eppes, Jr., Elizabeth Duke, Margaret Goodrich.
(PG Wills, Deeds & Settlements 1713-28 with 1719-22 as a separate
book, p. 495-7)