Marshall Smith HAIRSTON ID#823, b. 22 September 1895, d. 1936
Father*Marshall HAIRSTON1 b. 12 Jul 1861, d. 16 Jan 1897
Mother*Anne L. SMITH b. 1871
Birth*Marshall Smith HAIRSTON was born on 22 September 1895 in Stella, Patrick Co., Virginia;

He was the son of Marshall HAIRSTON and Anne L. SMITH.1 
Residence*Marshall Smith HAIRSTON lived on 19 May 1917 in Shanghai, China, he was a Tobacconist working for the British Cigarrette Corporation.3 
ResidenceHe lived on 13 June 1917 in Hankew, China.3 
Passport1*He applied for a U.S. Passport 22 September 1919.3

Marriage*He married Dixie Elizabeth McCABE, daughter of Thomas MCCABE and Rachel TATEM, about 1925.4 
NOTE*Employeed by British American Tobacco.

Death*Marshall Smith HAIRSTON died in 1936 in Shanghai, China
Burial*He was buried in Shanghai, China, there is a memorial to him in the Nettle Ridge Methodist Church Cemetery, Stuart, Virginia..2 


Dixie Elizabeth McCABE b. 11 Dec 1894, d. 20 Jan 1991
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  1. [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.
  2. [S71] Pilson, O. E. Tombstone Inscriptions of the Cemeteries of Patrick County, VA. Gateway Press Ins., Baltimore 1994, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  3. [S229] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington D.C.; Passport Applications, 1795-1905; Collection Number: ARC Identifier 566612 / MLR Number A1 508; NARA Series: M1372;.
  4. [S22] Hairston, Elizabeth Seawell, The Hairstons and the Penns and Their Relations, Roanoke, Virginia 1940,
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