HAIRSTON.org ID#1741, b. about 1745
|Father*||Matthew AMYX1 b. 1715, d. 10 Apr 1779|
|Mother*||Mary (surname unknown)|
|Birth*||Samuel AMYX was born about 1745 in Augusta Co., Virginia.2|
|He was the son of Matthew AMYX and Mary (surname unknown).1|
|Marriage*||Samuel AMYX married Ellenor HAIRSTON, daughter of Andrew HAIRSTON and Elizabeth (surname unknown), before 1764.3|
|County Change*||1769 Botetourt Co. formed from Augusta Co.|
|Property*||Samuel Amyx inherited 200 acres of land in Kentucky from Samuel Hairston. His wife Eleanor (Hairston) Amyx also inherited 200 acres.4|
|Will||In Samuel HAIRSTON's will dated 9 February 1782 in Campbell County, Virginia, Samuel AMYX was named as an heir.4|
|Property||1787 Botetourt Co. - Matthew and wife Katherine transfer land to his brother Samuel.|
|Will*||He left a will on 5 May 1818.|
|Ellenor HAIRSTON b. a 1745|
Descendant Chart Box
- [S178] Will of Matthew Amyx - 1776 -.
- [S46] The Hairston History, Vic Hairston and Edward J. Bregenzer, February 12, 1998. Personal Collection - printed book.
- [S247] Carl Greenway letters relating to Hairston genealogy dated 1965-1966 to various people - Carl Greenway (1917-1974) was a Hairston relative and family genealogist, more information about Carl Greenway can be found here: https://www.hairston.org/p4445.htm
- [S101] Will of Samuel Hairston - 1782, Campbell County Will Book #1, page 6 and Will Book #6, page 141, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
|Last Edited||19 Aug 2016|