Jane (surname unknown)

HAIRSTON.org ID#2222, b. about 1763
Birth*Jane (surname unknown) was born about 1763.1,2,3 
Marriage*She married James Robert HAIRSTON, son of William HAIRSTON and Ann S. (surname unknown), about 1788.4 
WillIn James Robert HAIRSTON's will dated 5 July 1827 in Abbeville District, South Carolina, Jane (surname unknown) was named as an heir; John J. Kellar, an executor, is the husband of Cynthia Lomax, the daughter of George Lomax, a witness.
PDF copy of original will and transcript are attached here.4,5
Census 1840*She appeared on the census of 1840 in Abbeville County, South Carolina, Jane Herston - Females 15-19 2, 50-59 1, Slaves 4.6

Will*She left a will on 4 June 1853 in Abbeville County, South Carolina, Executor: David Keller, Esq.
Witnesses: John W. Lomax, Garlington Owens, Elizabeth B. Lomax.
Heirs: Nephew James Wesley Johnson, (son Jane Johnson and Toliver Johnson of Panola, MS), Thomas Johnston, James H Martin and wife Rachel Martin of Tippah, MS, William Gray (son of John Gray deceased), William Gray (son of James Gray deceased), Mary Ann Thompson, Sarah Jane Lomax (daughter of John and Elizabeth Lomax).
PDF copies of will are attached here:.7
Probate*Her estate was probated on 25 October 1853 in Abbeville County, South Carolina.5 

Family

James Robert HAIRSTON b. 2 Mar 1766, d. a Dec 1833
Child

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1800] 1800 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  2. [S1810] 1810 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S1830] 1830 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S263] Will of James Robert Hairston - July 5, 1827, Abbeville County, South Carolina Will Book No. 1, Page 406, South Carolina Department of Archives and History.
  5. [S61] Young, Willie Pauline. Abstracts of Old Ninety-six And Abbeville District Wills And Bonds, As On File In the Abbeville, South Carolina, Courthouse. Abbeville, S.C., 1950
    https://hdl.handle.net/2027/uva.x000162661
    , unknown author, (n.pub.).
  6. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S276] Will of Jane Hairston - 4 June 1853, Abbeville County Will Box 131, Pack 3799, South Carolina Department of Archives and History.
Last Edited9 Aug 2017