Quote from, "John Haden of Virginia" by Dorothy K. Haden: "Emilia married her first cousin, James Gray Haden, son of her father's brother, Anselm. Anselm and his family had moved from Campbell County when the children were young. Gray was in the Confederate Army and stopped by Campbell County to meet his kin there. He fell in love with his cousin, Emilia, and they were married. They lived together for less than a month then Gray went back to the War and was killed in the fighting around Atlanta."
James Gray HADEN and Emilia Leftwich HADEN were married on 28 July 1863 in Evington, Campbell County, Virginia.14 Emilia Leftwich HADEN715, daughter of William Venable HADEN and Emilia Leftwich ANTHONY, was born in 1837 in Evington, Campbell County, Virginia.338,716 She died in 1911 at the age of 74.109
In the 1860 Slave Schedule, Emily Hayden is listed with a single slave woman, age 30. In another place Emily Haden has two males slaves, age 35 and 25. Her mother's slaves were listed as belonging to "Amelia L. Haden"
1870 Census. Western Division, Campbell, VA, Hh 1515
1880 Census. Otter River Dist, Campbell Co VA, Hh 41
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