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 Lucinda <I>Hairston</I> Banta

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Lucinda Hairston Banta

  • Birth 4 Jan 1835 Montgomery County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 13 Apr 1893 Lampasas County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Nix, Lampasas County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 11430016

Lucinda Hairston Banta was the daughter of Ezekiel P. "Peter" Hairston who was born in 1794 in Abbeville, South Carolina. He died of a kidney infection on March 3, 1870 in Burnet Co., Texas. Lucinda's mother, Mary Jane Barret married Ezekiel P. "Peter" Hairston on November 19, 1819 in Montgomery, Alabama. Mary Jane Barret Hairston was born in 1796 in South Carolina. Lucinda's parents both died in 1870. They are believed to be buried on the Hairston family farm near Hairston Creek in Burnet County, Texas.

Lucinda was the first wife of Captain William Banta. They were married March, 1850 in Burnett Co., Texas. Their children were:

1. Elizabeth "Eliza Jane" Banta McGowen
(b.March 1, 1851 - d.Jun 13, 1930)

2. Isaac Henry Banta
(b. Jan. 21, 1853 - d. Aug. 11, 1867)

3. Mary Ann Banta Greer
(b. Nov. 15, 1854 - d. Aug 26, 1934)

4. William Milton "Will" Banta
(b.July 25,1856 - d. Jan. 11, 1935)

5. Margaret "Maggie" Banta Wolfe
(b.Jan. 29,1859 - d. Oct 2, 1946)

6. Ellen Banta Thomas
(b. Sept. 24, 1860 - d. Aug. 30, 1924)

7. Wilson Pickens "Preston" Banta
(b. July 25, 1862 - d. Aug. 2, 1925)

8. Kittie, "Katherine" or "Kate" Banta Park
(b. March 17 1864 - d. Oct. 30, 1936)

9. Dixie Banta
(b. Dec. 27, 1865 - d. Sept 13,1868)

10. Susan Banta
(b. Dec. 6, 1867 - d. 1950)

11. Laura Cadwell Banta
(b. Oct. 6, 1870 - d. March 13, 1894)

12. Fannie Banta
(b. Aug. 31, 1873 - d. Nov. 28, 1874)

13. John David Banta
(b. October 9, 1874 - d. June 8, 1954)

14. Nora Banta
(b. Apr. 17, 1878 - d. July 17, 1878)


Family Members

Spouse

Inscription

"Mrs. Banty"

Gravesite Details This cemetery has many cement markers with names but no dates. These markers were placed by the Nix-McCreaville Home Demonstration Club in the 1940s.

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  • Created by: Mary Lambert
  • Added: 26 Jul 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11430016
  • J. Fred Bucy,III
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lucinda Hairston Banta (4 Jan 1835–13 Apr 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11430016, citing Nix Cemetery, Nix, Lampasas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Mary Lambert (contributor 46623093) .