Jane "Janet" Jenny HAIRSTON
HAIRSTON.org ID#847, b. about 1742
|Father*||Andrew HAIRSTON1 b. b 1716, d. b 6 Jun 1782|
|Mother*||Elizabeth (surname unknown) b. a 1720, d. a 1784|
|Birth*||Jane "Janet" Jenny HAIRSTON was born about 1742 in Virginia.|
|She was the daughter of Andrew HAIRSTON and Elizabeth (surname unknown).1|
|Marriage*||Jane "Janet" Jenny HAIRSTON married Alexander FORBES about 1759.2|
|Will||In Andrew HAIRSTON's will dated 8 August 1771, Jane "Janet" Jenny HAIRSTON was named as an heir; Andrew Hairston signed his will on 8 August 1771 and mentions his wife Elizabeth, sons; Peter and Hug, daughters; Teney, Kitteran, Elizabeth, Precila, Ellenar, Margaret and Susana. He appoints his brother Samuel as his executor.|
|NOTE*||She is named in will of Samuel Hairston - "Jenny Forbes".|
|Will||In Samuel HAIRSTON's will dated 9 February 1782 in Campbell County, Virginia, Jane "Janet" Jenny HAIRSTON was named as an heir.2|
|Probate||She was listed as a beneficiary in Andrew HAIRSTON's will on 6 June 1782 in Campbell County, Virginia; Andrew Hairston's will dated 08 Aug 1777 was proved. |
It should be noted that Andrew's daughter Elizabeth, sons Peter and Hugh, and his brother Samuel are not mentioned in probate and therefore presumed to be deceased.1
Descendant Chart Box
- [S122] Will Andrew Hairston dated 8 Aug 1777, was proved in Campbell County Will Book #1, page 4-6, 6 June 1782. Inventory & Apprasiel recorded 6 Mar. 1783, Will Book 1, pages 23-24 (Reel 19), Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
- [S101] Will of Samuel Hairston - 1782, Campbell County Will Book #1, page 6 and Will Book #6, page 141, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
- [S247] Greenway, Carl Forrest - letters relating to Hairston genealogy dated 1965-1966 to various people - Carl Greenway (1917-1974) was a Hairston relative and family genealogist, more information about Carl Greenway can be found here: https://www.hairston.org/p4445.htm, Personal Collection - copy.
|Last Edited||11 Mar 2018|