Laura Hughes HAIRSTON ID#706, b. 11 June 1887, d. 16 November 1962
Father*William Lash HAIRSTON1,2 b. 13 Jan 1863, d. 16 Mar 1927
Mother*Betty Dillard Dobson b. 18 Jul 1865, d. Mar 1890
Marriage*Laura Hughes HAIRSTON married Edwin Green PENN
Birth*Laura Hughes HAIRSTON was born on 11 June 1887 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.1,3 
She was the daughter of William Lash HAIRSTON and Betty Dillard Dobson.1,2 
Census 1900Laura Hughes HAIRSTON appeared on the 1900 census of Ann Elizabeth LASH on 5 June 1900 in Danville, Virginia; Ann E George 66, William L Hairston 37, Elizabeth L George 23, Laura H Hairston 13, Elizabeth L Hairston 11.1

Death*Laura Hughes HAIRSTON died on 16 November 1962 in Albermarle, Virginia, at age 75.4 
Burial*She was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia.5 


Edwin Green PENN b. 16 Oct 1881, d. 16 Jun 1953

Sources (

  1. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  2. [S24] Hall, Wm. Kearney 1918-. Descendants of Nicholas Perkins of Virginia. 1957 Ann Arbor, Michigan., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3493] Virginia Birth Records, 1912-2016. Virginia Department of Health, Richmond, Virginia,
  4. [S3225] Virginia, Deaths, 1912–2014. Virginia Department of Health, Richmond, Virginia,
  5. [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.
Last Edited23 Jul 2019