Joab Early HAIRSTON

HAIRSTON.org ID#422, b. 8 March 1844, d. 15 April 1872
Father*Col. Samuel Saunders HAIRSTON Jr.1 b. 12 Aug 1804, d. 8 Jul 1850
Mother*Elizabeth Perkins HAIRSTON b. 4 Apr 1809, d. 8 May 1858
Birth*Joab Early HAIRSTON was born on 8 March 1844 in Virginia.1,2

 
He was the son of Col. Samuel Saunders HAIRSTON Jr. and Elizabeth Perkins HAIRSTON.1 
Census 1850Joab Early HAIRSTON appeared on the 1850 census of Hardin HAIRSTON on 25 September 1850 in Lowndes County, Mississippi; Hardin 64, Elizabeth 40, (the following children are Col. Samuel Hairston's) Elizabeth 15, Sarah 18, Samuel 20, Theodosia 13, John 11, Robert 8, George 5, Joseph 3, Sanders 1, and Harden's son George 38.3

WillJoab Early HAIRSTON was mentioned in the will of Elizabeth Perkins HAIRSTON on 21 April 1858 in Lowndes County, Mississippi.4 
Census 1860Joab Early HAIRSTON appeared on the 1860 census of Sarah Alice Staples "Sallie" HAIRSTON on 20 July 1860 in Lowndes County, Mississippi; as Sallie Hairston.5

 
Military*Joab Early Hairston - Private, mustered on the 15 february 1861 at Crawfordsville, Mississippi, in the Prairie Guards, he was 17. 
WillIn Hardin HAIRSTON's will dated 29 September 1862, Joab Early HAIRSTON was named as an heir; Hardin Hairston left a will dated 29 September 1862, Lowndes County Courthouse, Mississippi, page 122.
PDF transcript and a copy of will attached.6
Death*He died on 15 April 1872 at age 28.1 
Burial*He was buried in Hairston Cemetery, Lowndes, Mississippi.2

 
ChartsDescendant Chart (#1)
Descendant Chart (#2)
Descendant Chart Box

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S55] Harden Hairston Family Bible, 1750-1908. The Holy Bible containing The Old & New Testaments: Translated Out of the Original Tongues,.....J. Holbrook's Sterotype Copy., Eighth Edition, Brattleborough, (Vt.), 1817, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  2. [S17] Hairston Cemetery, Lowndes County, Mississippi.
  3. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S3316] Will of Elizabeth Perkins Hairston - 21 April 1858, Lowndes County, Mississippi, Will Book 1, Page 15., Lowndes County Courthouse,.
  5. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S271] Will of Hardin Hairston - 29 Sep 1862, Lowndes County Will Book #1, page 122, Lowndes County Courthouse,.
Last Edited2 Aug 2017