Matthew AMYX Jr.

HAIRSTON.org ID#2993, b. about 1750, d. 12 March 1832
Father*Matthew AMYX1 b. 1715, d. 10 Apr 1779
Mother*Mary (surname unknown)
Birth*Matthew AMYX Jr. was born about 1750 in Virginia
He was the son of Matthew AMYX and Mary (surname unknown).1 
Marriage*Matthew AMYX Jr. married Catherine "Kitteran" HAIRSTON, daughter of Andrew HAIRSTON and Elizabeth (surname unknown), about 1775 in Virginia.2 
Property*1787 Botetourt Co. - Matthew and wife Katherine transfer land to his brother Samuel. 
Census 1810*Matthew AMYX Jr. appeared on the census of 1810 in Botetourt Co., Virginia, Males: under 10 2, 16-25 1, 26-44 1, 45+ 1, Females: under 10 1, 26-44 1.3

 
Census 1820*He appeared on the census of 1820 in Barren Co., Kentucky, Males: under 10 3, 10-15 3, 26-44 1, 45+ 1, Females: 10-15 1, 16-25 1, 26-44 2.4

 
Immigration*1826 - Matthew Sr. moved from Virginia to Cumberland Co. Kentucky. He is spelling his name Amicks alias Amyx - signs his name with "X".5 
Death*He died on 12 March 1832 in Kentucky.6 

Family

Catherine "Kitteran" HAIRSTON b. a 1751
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Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S178] Will of Matthew Amyx - 1776 -.
  2. [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
  3. [S1810] 1810 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S1820] 1820 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S57] U. S. Revolutionary War Pension Application, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, Ancestry.com.
  6. [S3254] U.S. Pensioners, 1818-1872, Ancestry.com.
Last Edited16 Aug 2016