Richard Lang HAIRSTON

HAIRSTON.org ID#1366, b. 1 June 1809, d. about 1884
Father*Robert HAIRSTON1 b. 19 Jul 1778, d. 31 Mar 1831
Mother*Sarah LANG1 b. 29 Nov 1788, d. 17 Jan 1817
Birth*Richard Lang HAIRSTON was born on 1 June 1809 in South Carolina.1,2,3 
He was the son of Robert HAIRSTON and Sarah LANG.1 
Marriage*Richard Lang HAIRSTON married Catherine Priscilla GRIFFIN about 1835. 
Census 1840*Richard Lang HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 1840 in Washington County, Texas.4 
Census 1850*He appeared on the census of 29 November 1850 in Washington County, Texas, R 20 SC, Catherine 31 GA, P 14 AL, Mary 13 AL, Martha 11 AL, Harriette 9 AL, Allen 7 TX, John 5 TX, Amos 4 TX, James 3 TX.5

 
Census 1860*He appeared on the census of 3 August 1860 in Washington County, Texas, Richard 51 SC, John 15 TX, Amos 14 TX, James 12 TX, Thomas 8 TX, Frances 6 TX, Martha 23 AL, Anna 4 TX.2

 
Marriage*He married A. H. Candice DORSEL on 29 October 1860 in Washington, Texas.3,6 
Census 1880*Richard Lang HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 in Milam County, Texas, Richard 71 SC, Candes A. 43 TX, Lovick 19 TX, Carrie 16 TX, Sallie 13 TX, George 10m TX, Rosa 7 TX, Edward 3 TX.3

 
Death*He died about 1884. 

Family 1

Catherine Priscilla GRIFFIN b. a 1819, d. 20 Feb 1856
Children

Family 2

A. H. Candice DORSEL b. a 1837
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S231] Robert Hairston. Hairston Family Bibile - Laurens Co. South Carolina. 190 Greenwich Street, New York: Daniel D. Smith, 1823. Private owner, Texas.
  2. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S266] Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2011.
  7. [S46] The Hairston History, Vic Hairston and Edward J. Bregenzer, February 12, 1998. Personal Collection - printed book.
Last Edited23 Aug 2017