HAIRSTON.org ID#875, b. about 1817
Father*Peter HAIRSTON b. bt 1771 - 1774, d. a 1836
Mother*Mattie Martha BAKER b. a 1776
Birth*Lewis HAIRSTON was born about 1817 in South Carolina.1 
He was the son of Peter HAIRSTON and Mattie Martha BAKER
RelocatedLewis HAIRSTON relocated with Peter HAIRSTON to Gwinnett County, Georgia, about 1818.2,3 
Marriage*Lewis HAIRSTON married Matilda COUCH on 22 October 1837 in Coweta, Georgia.4 
Census 1840*Lewis HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 1840 in Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, Lewis Hariston - Males <5 1, 20-29 1, Females <5 1, 15-19 1, 30-39 1.5 
Census 1850*He appeared on the census of 1850 in Division 19, Coweta, Georgia, Wm Hairston 10 born in Georgia was living with Elijah W. Couch, Nancy Allen Couch and family.6



Matilda COUCH

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S46] The Hairston History, Vic Hairston and Edward J. Bregenzer, February 12, 1998. Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S43] Joyce W. Letah and Leah Stevens, Descendants of Andrew Hairston, 14 June 1996, Personal Collection - printed book.
  3. [S3412] Stewart, William C., 1907-. Gone to Georgia: Jackson And Gwinnett Counties And Their Neighbors In the Western Migration. Washington: National Genealogical Society, 1965., unknown repository.
  4. [S42] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013., Ancestry.com.
  5. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
Last Edited20 Aug 2014