1002. John Overton HADEN243 was born on 15 October 1843.10,522 He died on 26 May 1919 at the age of 75.
Served in Fluvanna's Massie Battery of artillery in the Confederate Army.
1870 Census. Cunningham Twp, Fluvanna Co VA
John O. Haden, age 26. Bettie D. age 21. Bertha D. age 1.
1880 Census. Cunningham District, Fluvanna Co VA
All born in Virginia as were their parents.
John O. Haden, age 37. Bettie D., age 32, wife
Martha D., age 11 [her name apparently misunderstood as she's Bertha elsewhere]
Elizabeth B., age 8
Sallie O., age 7
Henry C., age 4
1900 Census. Cunningham Twp, Fluvanna Co VA
John O. Haden, b. Oct 1843, age 56, married for 32 years, Farmer
Bettie D., wife, b. Jun 1848, age 51, she had 6 children, 5 are living
Bertha D., dau, b. Jan 1869, age 31, teacher
Bennie E., dau, b. Jan 1872, age 28
Henry, C., son, b. Aug 1876, age 23, farmer
Mattie B., dau, b. Feb 1882, age 18
Christopher C. Payne, boarder, b. Sep 1882, age 17, farm labour
ProQuest Historical Newspapers - Obituaries
The Washington Post, 29 May 1919
Charlottesville, May 28.
John Haden, aged 75, first cousin of Mayor E. G. Haden, this city, died yesterday at his country home near Palmyra, Fluvanna County. The funeral was held today at his late home. He served four years in the Confederate army. He is survived by his wife, one son and four daughters - H. Clay Haden, Mrs. C. E. Taylor, and Misses Bettie E., Bertha D. and Mattie Haden.
John Overton HADEN and Bettie Douglas HADEN were married on 25 August 1867.10 Bettie Douglas HADEN521, daughter of William Douglas HADEN and Elizabeth DAVIS, was born on 17 June 1848.10,244 She died on 20 March 1928 at the age of 79.
Wrote a letter about the family to Sarah Pugh Haden. The letter is undated but signed "Aunt Bet". She died 1928 so the letter certainly written prior to that year. The letter is now  in the hands of a granddaughter of Sarah Pugh Haden.
John Overton HADEN and Bettie Douglas HADEN had the following children:
|Bertha D. HADEN.|
|Elizabeth B. HADEN.|
|Sallie O. HADEN.|
|Henry Clay HADEN.|
|Mary W. HADEN.|
|Mattie B. HADEN.|