Robert HAIRSTON

HAIRSTON.org ID#405, b. 20 January 1791, d. between 1851 and 1859
Father*Col. Samuel HAIRSTON b. 25 Sep 1755, d. 17 Dec 1834
Mother*Judith Sparrell SAUNDERS b. 25 Jan 1769, d. 23 Nov 1809
Birth*Robert HAIRSTON was born on 20 January 1791 in Virginia;


HAIRSTON FAMILY BIBLE.1,2 
He was the son of Col. Samuel HAIRSTON and Judith Sparrell SAUNDERS
Marriage*Robert HAIRSTON married Elizabeth Hairston WOODS, daughter of John WOODS and Agnes Anne HAIRSTON, on 13 February 1812;


HAIRSTON FAMILY BIBLE.1,2 
Census 1820*Robert HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 7 August 1820 in Franklin County, Virginia, Males <10 2, 16-25 1, 26-44 1 (Robert), Females 16-25 1, Slaves 19.3

 
Census 1830*He appeared on the census of 1 June 1830 in Franklin Co., Virginia, Males 10-14 2 (William, Robert), 30-39 (Robert), Females <5 1 (Ruth), 5-9 1 (Agnes), 20-29 1 (unknown), 30-39 (wife Elizabeth), Slaves 23.
He also is listed in Halifax County 1830 Federal Census as a non-resident owner with 15 slaves.4

 
Census 1840*He appeared on the census of 1 June 1840 in Franklin County, Virginia, Males 20-29 1 (William), 50-59 1 (Robert), Females 5-9 2 (Elizabeth F., Ruth L.), 10-14 1 (Agnus Elizabeth), 30-39 1 (wife Elizabeth), Slaves 8.5

 
Census 1850*He appeared on the census of 20 December 1850 in Franklin County, Virginia, Robert 59, Elizabeth 56, Agnes E J 26, Ruth L 21, Elizabeth F 16, living with a clergyman Robert Grey 30. All born in Virginia.2

 
Death*He died between 1851 and 1859, he is not listed in 1860 census.6 

Family

Elizabeth Hairston WOODS b. 5 Oct 1793, d. a 1875
Children
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Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S143] Hairston Family, Bible - Robert Hairston 1755-1844. The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments, together with the Apocrypha: Translated Out of the Originial Tongues, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised.... Philadelphia, Printed and Published by M. Carey, 1817.; State Archives North Carolina 400.1.1.982,.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S1820] 1820 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S1830] 1830 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
Last Edited13 Dec 2016