Ann Marshall HAIRSTON ID#410, b. 2 December 1802, d. 11 July 1888
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*Ann Marshall HAIRSTON was born on 2 December 1802 in Virginia.1,2 
She was the daughter of Col. Samuel HAIRSTON and Judith Sparrell SAUNDERS
Marriage*Ann Marshall HAIRSTON married Marshall HAIRSTON, son of Gen. George Stovall HAIRSTON and Elizabeth PERKINS, on 12 March 1829 in Franklin County, Virginia. Surety was Samuel Hairston, Jr. on 9 March 1829.3,1,2,4,5 
Census 1850Ann Marshall HAIRSTON appeared on the 1850 census of Marshall HAIRSTON on 24 August 1850 in Henry County, Virginia; Marshall 48, Ann 47, Virginia Nelson 25 (not Hairston), Elizabeth P 14, Ann M 12, Ruth 12, John 10, Bethenia H 6.3 
WillIn Marshall HAIRSTON's will dated 28 May 1873, Ann Marshall HAIRSTON was named as an heir; Mentions: wife Ann, Daughters - Ruth S. Wilson (wife of Robert A. Wilson), Elizabeth P. Hairston, Ann M. Hairston, Sister Ruth (wife of Peter Hairston dec'd), Brothers - Robert Hairston dec'd, John A. Hairston dec'd, Nephew - George hairston (son of Peter and Ruth Hairston), Also Mentioned - Mrs. Lucinda Redd Oreston, Canellius King, William P. Terry, Peter W. Hairston, David Mead Randolph, James M. Phittle, George Eggleston dec'd, Benjamin Harrison, Witnesses - W.W. Smith, J. P. Warren, J. Powell, J.A. Early.
Codicil added April 1887. 
Census 1880She appeared on the 1880 census of Marshall HAIRSTON on 15 June 1880 in Martinsville, Henry County, Virginia; Marshal 77, Ann 77, Ann 40, James T Hairston 45 (married, son in law), Elizabeth 44 (married), Watt 3 (grand son.)6 
Death*Ann Marshall HAIRSTON died on 11 July 1888 at age 85.2 
Burial*She was buried in Beaver Creek Plantation, Henry, Virginia.7 


Marshall HAIRSTON b. 4 Jul 1802, d. 20 Jan 1882
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  1. [S28] Hairston, Peter Wilson - The Stories of Beaver Creek as Gleaned from Family Letters and Records, 2003, Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S249] George Hairston Family Bible - 1750-1916, Peter Hairston Bible - 1750-1928, The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Translated Out of the Original Greek: and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised. Cooperstown, (N.Y.) Sterotyped, Printed and Published by H. & E. Phinney, 1829., Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  3. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  4. [S3500] Bible - Marshall Hairston 1750, owned by Mrs. Anne Covington of "Beavercreek" transcribed by Mrs. Lillian Schwertz and printed in "Local History & Genealogical Society" Volume VII, March 1961, Number 1. (NOTE: There are several errors in this transcription.), Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  5. [S3077] Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940, database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 September 2015), William Turnbull and Ruth Hairston, 07 Nov 1792; citing Franklin County, Virginia, reference p98; FHL microfilm 31,523.
  6. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  7. [S15] Beaver Creek Plantation Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia.
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