HAIRSTON.org ID#124, b. 21 December 1863, d. 25 May 1936
|Father*||Major Samuel Hardin HAIRSTON1 b. 13 Apr 1822, d. 27 Apr 1870|
|Mother*||Alice "Alcey" HAIRSTON1,2 b. 10 Nov 1830, d. 24 Jul 1914|
|Birth*||Ruth HAIRSTON was born on 21 December 1863.1,3|
|She was the daughter of Major Samuel Hardin HAIRSTON and Alice "Alcey" HAIRSTON.1,2|
|Census 1870||Ruth HAIRSTON appeared on the 1870 census of Alice "Alcey" HAIRSTON on 3 July 1870 in Martinsville, Henry, Virginia; Alice Hairston 39, S. Harden 12, M.R. 6, Sally S. 2.2|
|Census 1880||Ruth HAIRSTON appeared on the 1880 census of Alice "Alcey" HAIRSTON on 7 June 1880 in Martinsville, Henry, Virginia; Alcei 49 VA, Harden 22 VA (Tobacconist), Ruth 16 VA.4|
|Marriage*||Ruth HAIRSTON married Alfred Varley SIMS on 10 June 1891.1|
|Death*||Ruth HAIRSTON died on 25 May 1936 at age 72.5,3|
|Burial*||She was buried in Berry Hill Cemetery, Pittsylvania, Virginia.3|
|Alfred Varley SIMS b. 21 Sep 1864, d. 21 Jan 1944|
- [S55] Harden Hairston Family Bible, 1750-1908. The Holy Bible containing The Old & New Testaments: Translated Out of the Original Tongues,.....J. Holbrook's Sterotype Copy., Eighth Edition, Brattleborough, (Vt.), 1817, Library of Virginia - http://www.lva.virginia.gov
- [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
- [S14] Berry Hill Plantation Cemetery, Pittsylvania County, Virginia.
- [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
- [S22] Hairston, Elizabeth Seawell, The Hairstons and the Penns and Their Relations, Roanoke, Virginia 1940 https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=13164, Ancestry.com.
|Last Edited||2 Sep 2014|