HAIRSTON.org ID#1301, b. about 1829, d. 6 February 1886
|Father*||Samuel SAUNDERS1 b. 9 Aug 1783, d. 1852|
|Mother*||Mary INGLES1 b. a 1796, d. 1862|
|Birth*||Fleming SAUNDERS was born about 1829 in Franklin County, Virginia.2,3,4|
|He was the son of Samuel SAUNDERS and Mary INGLES.1|
|Census 1850||Fleming SAUNDERS appeared on the 1850 census of Samuel SAUNDERS on 14 December 1850 in Franklin County, Virginia; Samuel 67, Mary 54, Samuel 20, William 17, Crocket 16, Virginia 13, Shields 10, Sarah M. 8 and Fleming 22.2|
|Marriage*||Fleming SAUNDERS married Sarah "Sallie" Louisa HAIRSTON, daughter of Dr. George Stovall HAIRSTON and Matilda M. MARTIN, on 14 January 1864 in Henry County, Virginia. He was 35 and she was 24. Minister was Lee. - FSL 7857819-598.3,1|
|Census 1870*||Fleming SAUNDERS was Head of Household on 30 July 1870 in Martinsville, Henry County, Virginia. Sanders, Fleming 42, Sally 32, Mary F. 5, and Geo H. 3. All born in Virginia. The family of Alice Hairston (the widow of Major Samuel Hardin Hairston) is listed on same page of the census.5|
|Occupation*||He was a Commonwealth Attorney in 1872 in Martinsville, Henry County, Virginia.6|
|Census 1880*||He appeared on the census of 11 June 1880 in Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia. Fleming Saunders 48, Sarah L. 37, Mary F. 15, Geo 12, Maud 8, Maggie 7 and Annie 4. All born in Virginia.7|
|Death*||He died on 6 February 1886 in Richmond City, Virginia; FSL 2048592.4|
|Sarah "Sallie" Louisa HAIRSTON b. 8 Apr 1838|
- [S3804] Wingfield, Marshall Pioneer Families of Franklin County Virginia, 1964 The Virginia Book Company., Personal Collection - printed book.
- [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
- [S68] Vestal-Miller, Anne, The Marriage Register of Henry County Virginia Vol I , 1853-1878 Old Mill Printers, Rocky Mount, VA 1998 - FSL 7857819-583, Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
- [S109] Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853–1912 Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
- [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
- [S3805] Virginia Birth Registers, 1853-1911. Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia, Ancestry.com.
- [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||28 Oct 2023|