Ruth HAIRSTON ID#408, b. 1794, d. 1832
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*Ruth HAIRSTON was born in 1794. 
She was the daughter of Col. Samuel HAIRSTON and Judith Sparrell SAUNDERS
Marriage*Ruth HAIRSTON married Col. Joab EARLY, son of Jubal EARLY and Mary Booker CHEATHAM, on 9 March 1812 in Franklin, Virginia; FHL Film 31523.1 
Married Name As of 9 March 1812,her married name was EARLY. 
Death*Ruth HAIRSTON died in 1832; "leaving ten children."2 
Burial*She was buried in Spring Hill Cemtery, Lynchburg, Virginia. 


Col. Joab EARLY b. 10 Sep 1791, d. 1 May 1870

Sources (

  1. [S3044] Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
  2. [S59] Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894, and R. H. (Ruth Hairston) Early. Lieutenant General Jubal Anderson Early, C.S.A.: Autobiographical Sketch And Narrative of the War Between the States. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1912.$b61331, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
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