Ezekiel P. HAIRSTON

HAIRSTON.org ID#1873, b. about 1794, d. after 3 March 1870
Father*John HAIRSTON1 b. b 1755
Mother*Mary Ann ROBERTSON1 b. a 1754, d. a 1840
Birth*Ezekiel P. HAIRSTON was born about 1794 in South Carolina. He is 54 on 1850 census, 66 on 1860 census and 30-39 on 1830 census. The 1870 Federal Mortality Schedule shows age at death of 76 and born in South Carolina.2,3,4,5 
He was the son of John HAIRSTON and Mary Ann ROBERTSON.1 
Marriage*Ezekiel P. HAIRSTON married Mary Jane BARRET on 19 November 1819 in Montgomery County, Alabama.1,6 
Census 1830*Ezekiel P. HAIRSTON appeared on the census of 1830 in Montgomery County, Alabama, Ezekiel Hearster: Males; 30-39 1, Females; under 5 2, 5-9 2, 20-29 1.4

Patent* Ezekiel Hairston and Ann Hairston purchased 160.62 acres of public land in Township 15, Range 21, Section 6, Montgomery County, Alabama from the United States Land Office.7 
Patent He also purchased 80.22 acres of public land in Township 15, Range 21, Section 35, Bullock County, Alabama from the United States Land Office.7 
Census 1850*He appeared on the census of 27 February 1850 in Austin, Travis County, Texas, Ezakail Hurston 54 SC, Mary Hurston 50 GA, Mahaby Hurston 8 AL.2

 
Census 1860*He appeared on the census of 22 June 1860 in Burnet County, Texas, Ezekiel Harriston 66, Jane 64.3

 
Will*He left a will on 3 March 1870 in Burnet County, Texas. PDF transcript of will attached.1
Death*He died after 3 March 1870 in Burnet County, Texas. Kidney failure is listed as cause of death (Federal Death Index). He is listed as 76 years old. Jane Hairston died the the same year at 74 years old of typhoid fever.1,8,5 

Family

Mary Jane BARRET b. a 1796, d. Mar 1870
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S46] The Hairston History, Vic Hairston and Edward J. Bregenzer, February 12, 1998. Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S1830] 1830 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S154] 1850-1885 US Federal Census Mortality Schedule - National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S3144] Alabama, Marriages, 1816-1957. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
  7. [S123] Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Government www.glorecords.blm.gov.
  8. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
Last Edited19 Jun 2018