Matilda Louisa MCCALLAY ID#2238, b. 23 November 1816, d. 21 May 1851
Father*James MCCALLAY1 b. 1770
Mother*Margaret AIKEN1 b. 18 Feb 1776
Birth*Matilda Louisa MCCALLAY was born on 23 November 1816 in Morgan County, Georgia.1,2,3 
She was the daughter of James MCCALLAY and Margaret AIKEN.1 
Marriage*Matilda Louisa MCCALLAY married James McElhaney HAIRSTON, son of Hugh Brown HAIRSTON and Sarah MCELHANEY, on 4 December 1834.4,1,2,5 
Census 1850Matilda Louisa MCCALLAY appeared on the 1850 census of James McElhaney HAIRSTON on 10 October 1850 in Troup County, Georgia; Jas Hurston 40 SC, Matilda 34 GA, Margarett 14 GA, Sarah 12 GA, Jane 6 GA, Wm 4 GA, Mary J 1 GA.2

Death*Matilda Louisa MCCALLAY died on 21 May 1851 at age 34.1,3 
Burial*She was buried in Harmony Methodist Church, Troup County, Georgia.1,3 


James McElhaney HAIRSTON b. 14 Dec 1808, d. 13 Jun 1881

Sources (

  1. [S144] Bible - James M Hairston 1808-1943.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - and
  3. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
  4. [S46] Vic Hairston and Edward J. Bregenzer, The Hairston History, February 12, 1998. Personal Collection - copy.
  5. [S3432] Dodd, Jordan, comp.. Georgia Marriages to 1850. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Georgia.,
Last Edited3 Dec 2019