HAIRSTON.org ID#976, b. 5 July 1767, d. 1 June 1815
Birth*Burwell BASSETT was born on 5 July 1767 in Virginia. 
Marriage*He married Mary "Polly" HUNTER, daughter of Alexander HUNTER and Martha "Patsy" HAIRSTON, on 25 January 1794 in Henry County, Virginia.1,2,3 
Death*Burwell BASSETT died on 1 June 1815 at age 47. 
Burial*He was buried in Bassett Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia. 


Mary "Polly" HUNTER b. 25 Jul 1777, d. a 1866
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Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S22] Hairston, Elizabeth Seawell, The Hairstons and the Penns and Their Relations, Roanoke, Virginia 1940 https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=13164, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S145] Pedigo, Virginia G. and Pedigo, Lewis Gravely. History of Patrick and Henry Counties, Virginia - Genealogical Publishing Co., 1933 available on ancestry.com - CAUTION - this book was written in 1933 and has many errors regarding the Hairston family., Personal Collection - printed book.
  3. [S3684] Adams, Lela C., Henry County, Virginia, Will Abstracts Vol. I & II 1777-1820. Southern Historical Press, Inc., Easley, South Carolina, 1985., Personal Collection - printed book.
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