HAIRSTON.org ID#3887, b. about 1755, d. 9 August 1835
Father*William LOMAX1 b. a 1700
Mother*Ann COXE1
Marriage*James LOMAX married Jane DILWORTH.1 
Birth*James LOMAX was born about 1755 in Rockingham County, North Carolina.1 
He was the son of William LOMAX and Ann COXE.1 
WillIn William HAIRSTON's will dated 18 March 1808 in Abbeville County, South Carolina, James LOMAX was named as executor; PDF transcript of will attached.2
ProbateHe was a buyer of property from the estate of William HAIRSTON on 4 May 1808 in Abbeville County, South Carolina; A list of personal property sold of William Hairston, dated 4 May 1808, was given to court. It listed the items sold, buyer's name and sale price. 
Marriage*James LOMAX married Lucy (surname unknown) after 1823.1 
WillJames LOMAX witnessed the will of James Robert HAIRSTON on 5 July 1827 in Abbeville District, South Carolina; John J. Kellaris an executor. He is the husband of Cynthia Lomax, the daughter of George Lomax, a witness.
PDF copy of original will and transcript are attached here.3,4
Will*James LOMAX left a will on 12 December 1832 in Abbeville County, South Carolina, lists wife Lucy, children: George, William, James, Rachel Lomax and grandchildren: Nancy, Margaret, James (son of Absalom).4 
Death*He died on 9 August 1835.1 
Burial*He was buried in Lomax Cemetery, Abbeville County, South Carolina.1 
Probate*His estate was probated on 13 August 1835 in Abbeville County, South Carolina.4 

Family 1

Jane DILWORTH b. a 1755, d. 13 Aug 1823

Family 2

Lucy (surname unknown) b. 22 Mar 1782, d. 11 Jan 1853

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S279] Lomax, Joseph, Genealogical and Historical Sketches of The Lomax Family, The Rookus Printing House, Grand Rapids, Mich., 1894.
  2. [S232] Will of William Hairston - 18 March 1808, Abbeville District, South Carolina, Will Book 1, Page 360. http://www.archivesindex.sc.gov/onlinearchives/…, South Carolina Department of Archives and History.
  3. [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.
  4. [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
    , unknown author, (n.pub.).
Last Edited23 Aug 2017