John Tyler HAIRSTON Jr. ID#68, b. 1851
Father*Col. John Tyler HAIRSTON1,2 b. 25 Nov 1811, d. 13 Jan 1857
Mother*Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL b. 29 Jun 1819, d. 3 Feb 1858
Birth*John Tyler HAIRSTON Jr. was born in 1851 in Henry County, Virginia.3 
He was the son of Col. John Tyler HAIRSTON and Pocahontas Rebecca CABELL.1,2 
Census 1870John Tyler HAIRSTON Jr. appeared on the 1870 census of James S. REDD on 13 August 1870 in Ridgeway, Henry County, Virginia; James S 29 a farmer $1200 personal estate, Sally H 25 $2000 real estate, Sally H 2, John T Hairston 19.4

Marriage*John Tyler HAIRSTON Jr. married Elizabeth Brown DILLARD, daughter of Hughes DILLARD and Martha (surname unknown), on 14 October 1874; He was 23 and she was 20. Minister Stone.3 
Census 1880*John Tyler HAIRSTON Jr. appeared on the census of 29 June 1880 in Horse Pasture District, Henry, Virginia, Tyler 29 farmer, Bettie 28 wife, Maggie 4, Pocahantas 3.5 


Elizabeth Brown DILLARD b. a 1854

Sources (

  1. [S145] Pedigo, Virginia G. and Pedigo, Lewis Gravely. History of Patrick and Henry Counties, Virginia - Genealogical Publishing Co., 1933 available on - CAUTION - this book was written in 1933 and has many errors regarding the Hairston family., Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S77] Brown, Alexander, The Cabells and Their Kin - A Memorial Volume, The Riverside Press, Cambridge 1895, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S68] The Marriage Register of Henry County Virginia Vol I , 1853-1878, Anne Vestal-Miller, (Old Mill Printers, Rocky Mount, VA 1998).
  4. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  5. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
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