William Oliver HAIRSTON

HAIRSTON.org ID#904, b. 10 September 1864, d. 3 January 1937
Father*Oliver Hazard Perry HAIRSTON b. 28 Sep 1836, d. 1 Nov 1886
Mother*Mary GRISSOM b. 23 Feb 1841, d. 4 Aug 1906
Birth*William Oliver HAIRSTON was born on 10 September 1864 in Marietta, Cobb Co., Georgia. 
He was the son of Oliver Hazard Perry HAIRSTON and Mary GRISSOM
Census 1870William Oliver HAIRSTON appeared on the 1870 census of Oliver Hazard Perry HAIRSTON on 4 August 1870 in Middle Township, Franklin County, Arkansas; Oliver Harriston 33M GA, Mary 30F GA, George 11M GA, William 5M GA, Thomas 3M GA, Addie 8/12F GA. --- Living next to his father Thomas Hariston 66M SC, Matilda 59F GA, Amanda 20F GA, Octavio 18F GA, Lucilla 15F GA.1

Marriage*William Oliver HAIRSTON married Sarah Tabitha DEPRIEST on 13 November 1889 in Caulksville, Logan, Arkansas. 
Death*William Oliver HAIRSTON died on 3 January 1937 in Santa Cruz, California, at age 72.2 
Obituary*William Hairston Died on Sunday

William Hairston died Sunday at his home at 146 Evergreen street opposite the Evergreen Cemetery.

He was an oil worker, was born in Mississippi and was 72 years old.

Funeral services are to be hel at 2 o'clock this afternoon at the Wessendorf Mortuary and W. W. Bloyd will read the Christian Science serviec.

Interment will be at Odd Fellows cemetery.

Santa Cruz Sentinel, Santa Cruz, California, Tuesday, January 5, 1937, PAge 3 (Newspapers.com.) 


Sarah Tabitha DEPRIEST d. 22 Nov 1948

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  2. [S257] Obituary attached to this record.
Last Edited10 May 2016