Robert HAIRSTON

HAIRSTON.org ID#818, b. 8 December 1863, d. 6 January 1955
Father*Samuel HAIRSTON1 b. 6 May 1829, d. 5 Sep 1895
Mother*Henrietta Alice JONES b. 30 May 1835, d. 10 Mar 1869
Birth*Robert HAIRSTON was born on 8 December 1863. The 1900 census and death certificate indicate December 1864 as birth date. However cemetery marker and bible indicate 1863.2,3,4

 
He was the son of Samuel HAIRSTON and Henrietta Alice JONES.1 
Census 1870Robert HAIRSTON appeared on the 1870 census of Samuel HAIRSTON on 13 August 1870 in Ridgeway, Henry County, Virginia.1

 
Marriage*Robert HAIRSTON married Penelope C. WILSON on 25 December 1891 in Presbyterian Church, Milton, North Carolina, by Rev. W. S. Campbell.5,3 
Census 1900*Robert HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 in Darlington, Darlington County, South Carolina.6

 
Census 1910*He appeared on the census of 13 May 1910 in Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina.7

 
Census 1920*He appeared on the census of 3 February 1920 in Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina.8

Census 1930*He was Head of Household on 1 May 1930 in Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina.9

 
Death*He died on 6 January 1955 in Granville County, North Carolina, at age 91.3 
Burial*He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia;


Photo: Find A Grave by Jenepher and Sandford McElheny.4 
Death Certficate*Death Certficate on 11 January 1955 in Dutchvill, Granville County, North Carolina.

Family

Penelope C. WILSON b. 31 Dec 1871, d. 1958
Children
ChartsDescendant Chart (#1)
Descendant Chart (#2)
Descendant Chart Box

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  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. [S51] Death Certificate.
  4. [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.
  5. [S141] Samuel Hairston Family Bible 1755-1891 - North Carolina.
  6. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S1910] 1910 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  8. [S1920] 1920 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  9. [S1930] 1930 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
Last Edited30 Apr 2017