Catherine "Kitteran" HAIRSTON
HAIRSTON.org ID#848, b. about 1751
|Father*||Andrew HAIRSTON1 b. b 1716, d. b 6 Jun 1782|
|Mother*||Elizabeth (surname unknown) b. a 1720, d. a 1784|
|Birth*||Catherine "Kitteran" HAIRSTON was born about 1751 in Virginia.|
|She was the daughter of Andrew HAIRSTON and Elizabeth (surname unknown).1|
|Will||In Andrew HAIRSTON's will dated 8 August 1771, Catherine "Kitteran" 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.|
|Marriage*||She married Matthew AMYX Jr., son of Matthew AMYX and Mary (surname unknown), about 1775 in Virginia.2|
|Probate||Catherine "Kitteran" HAIRSTON 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
|Property*||1787 Botetourt Co. - Matthew and wife Katherine transfer land to his brother Samuel.|
|Matthew AMYX Jr. b. a 1750, d. 12 Mar 1832|
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.
- [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.
- [S57] U. S. Revolutionary War Pension Application, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, Ancestry.com.
|Last Edited||16 Aug 2016|