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Davy Hairston
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Birth: unknown
Death: Apr. 1, 1865

Davy Hairston was the body servant of Harden Hairston; his valued slave. Davy is buried on one side of Harden. On the other side is Harden's wife Sally.
The story of this family is told by Peter Wiencek in "The Hairstons: An American Family in Black and White" winner of the National Book Critics' Circle Award, 1999.
Anna Jaech 47861515

 
 
Inscription:
Died April 1865 Age 58 But is he dead? No No He lives His happy spirit flies to heaven above and there receives the Long Expected Prize
 
Note: Aged 58 years
 
Burial:
Hairston Family Cemetery
Crawford
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Ed & Sue Anderson
Record added: Sep 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41555180
Davy Hairston
Added by: Ed & Sue Anderson
 
Davy Hairston
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Added by: Ed & Sue Anderson
 
 
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