Capt. George Isham HAIRSTON ID#799, b. 21 December 1832, d. 3 December 1865
Father*Peter HAIRSTON1 b. 10 May 1799, d. 10 Nov 1839
Mother*Ruth Stovall HAIRSTON b. 6 Sep 1804, d. 20 Sep 1838
Birth*Capt. George Isham HAIRSTON was born on 21 December 1832 in Virginia.1,2

He was the son of Peter HAIRSTON and Ruth Stovall HAIRSTON.1 
Marriage*Capt. George Isham HAIRSTON married Martha Redd SMITH, daughter of Joseph M. SMITH, on 11 November 1856;

Census 1860*Capt. George Isham HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 11 September 1860 in Henry County, Virginia, $29,000 Real Estate $32,000 Personal.3

Military*"Captain of the first company formed to join the Confederate Army, from Rigeway, Henry County, Virginia." (Hairston & Penns.)      
Death*He died on 3 December 1865 at age 32.2



Martha Redd SMITH d. 6 Feb 1865
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Sources (

  1. [S141] Samuel Hairston Family Bible 1755-1891 - North Carolina.
  2. [S142] Hairston Family, Peter Hairston Bible - 1750-1928, The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Translated Out of the Original Greek: and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised. Boston, Published by C. Ewer, T. Bedlington, and J. H. A. Frost. 1828., North Carolina, State Archives of North Carolina.
  3. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
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