Mary (Polly ) Hellums, the second child of William and Mary, was born 13 January 1791 in Lurens County, South Carolina. At age 4 she moved with her parents to Knox County Tenn. She married Grief Johnson in Knox County, Tenn. Their marriage bond being filed there on 24 March 1807. Grief was born 10 November 1788 in S. Carolina and was a brother to Luke Johnson, who married Anna, a sister of Mary (Polly).
Grief is buried in Bellwood Cemetery in Pine Bluff, Ar. In 1993 The Daughters of 1812 held a grave-marking ceremony at his grave site.
He moved to Pine Bluff in 1859.
I have much more about the family.
His history can be found in my cousins book"The Hellums Family 1765-1984 by Earle C Hellums
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