John HAIRSTENS

HAIRSTON.org ID#4714, b. 3 June 1804, d. 8 December 1841
Father*Thomas HAIRSTENS1,2,3 d. 1827
Mother*Jean THORBURN1
Birth*John HAIRSTENS was born on 3 June 1804 in Troqueer, Kirkcudbright, Scotland.1,3,2 
He was the son of Thomas HAIRSTENS and Jean THORBURN.1,2,3 
WillIn Thomas HAIRSTENS's will dated 26 December 1822, John HAIRSTENS was named as an heir; 1822 - Wrote a trust mentioning 3 sons and 5 daughters, his wife and a brother.2 
Occupation*He was a "tanner in Maxwelltown and a Provost of that Burgh" about 1830.3 
Marriage*He married Anne MCWHIR on 27 September 1830 in Dumfries.1,3 
Death*John HAIRSTENS died on 8 December 1841 at age 37.3 
buried*He was buried in Troqueer Church Graveyard, Kirkcudbright, Scotland.3 

Family

Anne MCWHIR b. a 1809, d. 19 Oct 1875
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S180] Old Parish Records - Scotlands People. Online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
  2. [S3116] Scotland. Court of Session. Cases Decided In the Court of Session: Court of Justiciary, And House of Lords. August 8, 1890 to August 5, 1891 - Vol. XVIII - Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark; London, Stevens & Sons. Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3013] Troqueer Graveyard: Memorial Inscriptions. Volume 1 & 2; Dumfries and Galloway Family History Society, Dumfries, Scotland, 2014. Print., unknown repository.
Last Edited2 May 2018