Sallie Sara Staples HAIRSTON ID#126, b. 21 September 1867, d. 4 November 1952
Father*Major Samuel Hardin HAIRSTON b. 13 Apr 1822, d. 27 Apr 1870
Mother*Alice "Alcey" HAIRSTON1,2 b. 10 Nov 1830, d. 24 Jul 1914
Birth*Sallie Sara Staples HAIRSTON was born on 21 September 1867 in Chatmoss Plantation, Henry Co., Virginia.2,3,4 
She was the daughter of Major Samuel Hardin HAIRSTON and Alice "Alcey" HAIRSTON.1,2 
Census 1870Sallie Sara Staples 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. 2.1

Married Name As of 23 October 1898,her married name was GLENN. 
Marriage*Sallie Sara Staples HAIRSTON married Gen. James Dodge GLENN, son of Capt. Chalmers GLENN and Annie Sarah DODGE, on 23 November 1898 in Chatmoss Plantation, Henry County, Virginia, (James was a 46 year old widow when he married Sallie.)2,5,4 
Census 1900Sallie Sara Staples HAIRSTON appeared on the 1900 census of Gen. James Dodge GLENN in 1900 in Greensboro Ward 5, Guilford County, North Carolina.4

Death*Sallie Sara Staples HAIRSTON died on 4 November 1952 at age 85.3 
Burial*She was buried in Berry Hill Plantation, Pittsylvania County, Virginia.3



Gen. James Dodge GLENN b. 20 Oct 1852, d. 18 Oct 1905
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  1. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  2. [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 -
  3. [S14] Berry Hill Plantation Cemetery, Pittsylvania County, Virginia.
  4. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  5. [S3044] Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
  6. [S22] Hairston, Elizabeth Seawell, The Hairstons and the Penns and Their Relations, Roanoke, Virginia 1940,
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