Sylvia <I>Breeding</I> Hurst

Sylvia Breeding Hurst

Virginia, USA
Death 12 May 1854 (aged 86–87)
Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Springdale, Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 68365861 · View Source
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She was the daughter of James and Sarah Breeding. She grew to adulthood in Virginia and married there, 27 July 1786, to Thomas Hurst.
This young family migrated to Claiborne County Tennessee in the early 1800's. They attended the Big Spring Primitive Baptist Church. Her husband and her son, Hiram, were both preachers here.

She was the mother of twelve known children;
1. Aaron b-24 Jan 1787, m-Sara McNew
2. Sarah b-27 Sept 1788
3. Andrew b-1790, m-Mahala Claxton
4. Hiram b-1792, m-Mary Thompson
5. Thompson b-25 July 1794
6. Nancy b-1797, m-John Day
7. Charles b-1 Apr 1801
8. Sylvia b-1803, m-James Pittman
9. Henley b-1805, m-Lucinda Day
10.Simpson b-1807,
11.Olivia b-1809, m-George Cheek, d-1859
12.Fetney b-18 Feb 1812, m-Reuben Stone

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  • Created by: Lela Parris Koch
  • Added: 14 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68365861
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sylvia Breeding Hurst (1767–12 May 1854), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68365861, citing Big Springs Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Springdale, Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Lela Parris Koch (contributor 47311410) .