Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL
HAIRSTON.org ID#60, b. 29 June 1819, d. 3 February 1858
|Father*||Gen. Benjamin W. S. CABELL Gen. b. 10 May 1793, d. 19 Apr 1862|
|Mother*||Sarah "Sallie" Epes DOSWELL1 b. 27 Apr 1802, d. 5 Aug 1874|
|Birth*||Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL was born on 29 June 1819 in Danville, Virginia.1,2|
|She was the daughter of Gen. Benjamin W. S. CABELL Gen. and Sarah "Sallie" Epes DOSWELL.1|
|Marriage*||Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL married Col. John Tyler HAIRSTON, son of Col. George "Old Rusty" HAIRSTON Jr. and Louisa HARDYMAN, on 25 August 1836 in Danville, Virginia; Married by Rev. Archibald Montgomery.1,2|
|Married Name||As of 25 August 1836,her married name was HAIRSTON.|
|Census 1850||Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL appeared on the 1850 census of Col. John Tyler HAIRSTON on 15 October 1850 in Henry County, Virginia; John T Hairston 38 a farmer, Pocahuntas 30, Virginia 13 , Louisa 11, Elizabeth 9, Sarah 5, Caleb 3 |
Hurdgman Hairston 1.3
|Death*||Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL died on 3 February 1858 in Bridgewater, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, at age 38.1,4,2|
|Burial*||She was buried in Hordsville Plantation Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia.4,1|
|Col. John Tyler HAIRSTON b. 25 Nov 1811, d. 13 Jan 1857|
Descendant Chart Box
- [S77] Brown, Alexander, The Cabells and Their Kin - A Memorial Volume, The Riverside Press, Cambridge 1895 https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89058675919, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
- [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
- [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
- [S16] Hordsville Plantation Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia.
|Last Edited||18 Mar 2019|