Margaret Elmer GEORGE

HAIRSTON.org ID#697, b. 9 January 1885, d. 6 November 1963
Father*Rev. Thomas M. Nelson GEORGE1 b. May 1858
Mother*Elizabeth B. ELMER1 b. 18 Feb 1861, d. 29 Jan 1931
Birth*Margaret Elmer GEORGE was born on 9 January 1885 in Texas.1 
She was the daughter of Rev. Thomas M. Nelson GEORGE and Elizabeth B. ELMER.1 
Married Name As of 1912,her married name was HAIRSTON. 
Marriage*Margaret Elmer GEORGE married Peter Wilson HAIRSTON Jr., son of Peter Wilson HAIRSTON and Fanny McCay CALDWELL, on 17 January 1912. "Mrs. Thomas Morduit Nelson George requests the honor of your presence at the marriage of her daughter Margaret Elmer to Mr. Peter Wilson Hairston on the evening of Wednesday, the sevententh of January at six o'clock at Saint James Church Marietta, George.

Mr. Hairston is the son of the late Major Peter W. Hairston and Mrs. Frances Caldwell Hairston, the latter a daughter of Judge David Franklin Caldwell. He has charge of large estates in Davie, Davidson and Stokes counties and in Virginia. Mr. Hairston will take his bride to the beautiful ancestral home overlooking the Yadkin river near Coolemee. Miss George is the daughter of the late Rev. Thomas M. N. George, of the Episcopal Church. She has spent most of her life in Newbern and has a host of admiring friends throughout the State, who will welcome her return."

The Evening Chronicle, Charlotte, North Carolina, Monday, January 1, 1912 - Page 6. 
Census 1920Margaret Elmer GEORGE appeared on the 1920 census of Peter Wilson HAIRSTON Jr. on 26 January 1920 in Fulton Township, Davie Co., North Carolina;


Year: 1920; Census Place: Fulton, Davie, North Carolina; Roll: T625_1294; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 46; Image: 344.2 
Census 1930Margaret Elmer GEORGE appeared on the 1930 census of Peter Wilson HAIRSTON Jr. on 17 April 1930 in Fulton Township, Davie Co., North Carolina; Peter W 59, Elmer G 45, Peter W 16, Nelson G 12, Ruth W Hairston 61 (sister), (servant - Lucyiane 62);


Year: 1930; Census Place: Fulton, Davie, North Carolina; Roll: 1686; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0005; Image: 75.0; FHL microfilm: 2341420.3 
Census 1940Margaret Elmer GEORGE appeared on the 1940 census of Peter Wilson HAIRSTON Jr. on 26 April 1940 in Fulton Township, Davie Co., North Carolina;


Year: 1940; Census Place: Fulton, Davie, North Carolina; Roll: T627_2900; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 30-6.4 
Death*Margaret Elmer GEORGE died on 6 November 1963 in automobile accident, Davie, North Carolina, at age 78.1 
Burial*She was buried in Episcopal Church, Davie, North Carolina.1 

Family

Peter Wilson HAIRSTON Jr. b. 11 Feb 1871, d. 11 Nov 1943
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart (#1)
Descendant Chart (#2)
Descendant Chart Box

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S206] North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975, North Carolina State Archives.
  2. [S1920] 1920 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  3. [S1930] 1930 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S1940] 1940 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  5. [S69] Hairston, Judge Peter W., Descendants of Robert Hairston, 2002, Personal Collection - printed book.
Last Edited11 Dec 2016