Col. William ERVIN
HAIRSTON.org ID#19, b. 16 August 1780, d. 6 November 1839
|Father*||Capt. Hugh ERVIN b. a 1726, d. 25 Sep 1785|
|Marriage*||Col. William ERVIN married Elizabeth JAMES.|
|Birth*||Col. William ERVIN was born on 16 August 1780 in Williamsbug District, South Carolina.1,2|
|He was the son of Capt. Hugh ERVIN and Elizabeth JAMES.|
|Marriage*||Col. William ERVIN married Elizabeth DICK on 19 November 1801 in South Carolina.1,2|
|Property*||Bought a large tract of land from the Choctaw Nation.|
|Religion*||Col. William ERVIN was made a Ruling Elder of Bethel Presbyterian Church, Lowndes Co., Mississippi in March 1834.3|
|Will*||He left a will on 11 October 1839, Mentioned: Sons - John Milton, James Washington, Edwin Alexander, William, Daughters - Margaret Mariah Gibson, Jane Magdelen Ervin, Sarah Ann Ervin. Probate Book E, Page 482, Lowndes County, Mississippi.|
|Death*||He died on 6 November 1839 in Lowndes Co., Mississippi, at age 59.1,3,2|
|Probate*||His estate was probated on 30 January 1843 in Lowndes Co., Mississippi, Probate Book E, Page 482.|
|Elizabeth JAMES b. 10 Aug 1780|
|Elizabeth DICK b. 6 Dec 1786, d. 10 Dec 1844|
- [S284] Ervin Family Birth, Marriage and Death Records - 1780 - 1857, personal collection of Robert E. Hairston, Jr.
- [S285] Thomas, Betty Wood; The Ervin Family, Genealogy and Local History, The Columbus Dispatch.
- [S3] Baird, Rev. E. T.; Historical Sketch of the Bethel Presbyterian Church, Lowndes County, Miss Prepared for the Semi-Centennial Celebration, June 21, 1884 - Columbus, Mississippi - 1885.
|Last Edited||4 Mar 2016|