John Dorroh HAIRSTON ID#1379, b. 24 January 1851, d. 3 November 1899
Father*Thomas Brown HAIRSTON1,2 b. 30 Mar 1824, d. 30 Jul 1864
Mother*Nancy L. "Sparks" HUTCHINSON3 b. 22 Dec 1824, d. 3 Feb 1875
Marriage*John Dorroh HAIRSTON married Martha Alice (surname unknown)
Birth*John Dorroh HAIRSTON was born on 24 January 1851 in Laurens, South Carolina.1,2,4 
He was the son of Thomas Brown HAIRSTON and Nancy L. "Sparks" HUTCHINSON.1,2,3 
Census 1860John Dorroh HAIRSTON appeared on the 1860 census of Thomas Brown HAIRSTON on 13 August 1860 in Cold Water, Laurens County, South Carolina; Thos Hairston 36, N 35, R O 12, J D 9, M C 8, W Hutchinson 5, M A Hutchinson 1; (Living next to Robert & M. Hutchinson.)2

Census 1870John Dorroh HAIRSTON appeared on the 1870 census of Nancy L. "Sparks" HUTCHINSON on 7 August 1870 in Laurens Co., South Carolina; Nancy Hairston 46, Robert O 22, John D 19, Margaret 17, William 15, Martha A 11, Thomas D 8; (Nancy was living next to Robert & Margaret Hutchison.)3

Death*John Dorroh HAIRSTON died on 3 November 1899 at age 48.4 
Burial*He was buried in Hopewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Laurens, South Carolina.4 


Martha Alice (surname unknown) b. 20 Aug 1859, d. 13 Nov 1879

Sources (

  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. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
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