Mary Polly HAIRSTON ID#409, b. 25 February 1793
Father*Col. Samuel HAIRSTON1 b. 25 Sep 1755, d. 17 Dec 1834
Mother*Judith Sparrell SAUNDERS b. 25 Jan 1769, d. 23 Nov 1809
Birth*Mary Polly HAIRSTON was born on 25 February 1793 in Virginia.1,2 
She was the daughter of Col. Samuel HAIRSTON and Judith Sparrell SAUNDERS.1 
Married Name As of about 1809,her married name was CALLAWAY. 
Marriage*Mary Polly HAIRSTON married John CALLAWAY, son of Col. James CALLAWAY and Elizabeth EARLY, on 7 December 1809 in Franklin County, Virginia. Father Samuel Hairston, Surety Caleb Tate. - FSL #7490229 image 155 and 159.3,4,5,6,7,2
WillIn Col. Samuel HAIRSTON's will dated 4 November 1834, Mary Polly HAIRSTON was named as an heir; Samuel Hairston left a will dated 7 November 1834 and a codicil dated 8 November 1834. Samuel Hairston also left a second codicil dated 4 November 1834, but I believe the court clerk wrote November instead of December. The will was filed with the Franklin County Court on 5 January 1835. - Franklin County Will Book 4, pages 290-292, FSL 7644995 image 455.8


John CALLAWAY b. 1 Aug 1781, d. 8 Jan 1865
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