Descendants of William Hurst Sr. and Rachel Cummins



First Generation



1. William Hurst Sr. was born in 1775-1778 in VA and died before 5 Dec 1839 in Pulaski Co., VA.

William married Rachel Cummins, daughter of Joseph Cummins and ? ?, on 22 Jan 1798 in Loudoun Co., VA. Rachel was born from 1775 to 1778 in VA and died after 1840.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 M    i. Joseph Hurst was born about 1801 in MD or VA and died between 1861 and 1870 about age 60.

+ 3 M    ii. William Hurst Jr. was born on 6 Apr 1803 in Wythe Co., VA, died on 29 Jun 1894 in Carroll Co., VA at age 91, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

+ 4 F    iii. Catherine Hurst was born about 1806 in VA and died before 1875.

+ 5 F    iv. Mary "Polly" Hurst was born about 1806 in VA and died before 1870.

+ 6 M    v. Jesse Thompson Hurst was born on 28 Aug 1812 in Wythe Co., VA and died on 10 Oct 1876 in Pulaski Co., VA at age 64.

+ 7 M    vi. Franklin Hurst was born on 11 Jul 1818 in Wythe Co., VA, died on 15 Nov 1881 in Carroll Co., VA at age 63, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

+ 8 F    vii. Lucinda Hurst was born in 1822 in VA, died in 1897 at age 75, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Second Generation (Children)


2. Joseph Hurst (William Sr.1) was born about 1801 in MD or VA and died between 1861 and 1870 about age 60.

Joseph married Julia Parker about 1826. Julia was born about 1804 in VA and died in Nov 1849 in Wythe Co., VA about age 45.

Children from this marriage were:

   9 M    i. James Hurst was born about 1828 in VA.

   10 M    ii. Leander Hurst was born about 1836 in VA.

   11 F    iii. Lucinda Hurst was born about 1838 in VA.

   12 M    iv. Calvin Hurst was born about 1840 in VA.

   13 M    v. Robert J. Hurst was born on 21 Oct 1843 in VA and died on 19 May 1921 in Long Beach, Los Angeles Co., CA at age 77.

Robert married Harriet McCord. Harriet was born about 1855 in IA.

Robert next married Esther Rhode on 21 Dec 1876. Esther was born on 16 Aug 1854 in Tabor, Fremont Co., IA and died on 27 May 1938 in Long Beach, Los Angeles Co., CA at age 83.

   14 F    vi. Jeston Hurst was born about 1846 in VA.

   15 M    vii. William Hurst was born about 1849 in VA.

Joseph next married Rachel Caudle on 6 Jul 1850 in Carroll Co., VA. Rachel was born about 1800 in NC.

Joseph next married Clarissa ? about 1852. Clarissa was born about 1825 in VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   16 M    i. Rufus Gillam Hurst was born about 1853 in IN.

Rufus married Catherine ? about 1878. Catherine was born about 1856 in IN.

   17 M    ii. Joseph B. Hurst was born about 1855 in IN.

   18 F    iii. Mary E. Hurst was born about 1858 in IN.

   19 F    iv. Emily Ellen Hurst was born about 1862 in IN.

Emily married Elijah Gunkle. Elijah was born about 1857 in IN.

   20 F    v. Melisa Hurst was born about 1864 in IN.

3. William Hurst Jr. (William Sr.1) was born on 6 Apr 1803 in Wythe Co., VA, died on 29 Jun 1894 in Carroll Co., VA at age 91, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

William married Susannah A. Wright, daughter of Zacariah Wright and Polly (2) ?. Susannah was born on 26 Apr 1808 in Grayson Co., VA, died on 8 Jun 1893 in Carroll Co., VA at age 85, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   21 F    i. Catherine Lucinda Hurst was born about 1828 in Carroll Co., VA.

Catherine married William Lindsey Jr., son of Stephen Lindsey and Ketturah Mitchell, on 4 Jun 1846 in Carroll Co., VA. William was born in 1825 in Pulaski Co., VA and died in 1864 at age 39.

   22 F    ii. Rachel Hurst was born on 12 May 1830 in VA, died on 22 Nov 1902 at age 72, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Rachel married Theophilus Quesenberry on 6 Sep 1850 in Carroll Co., VA. Theophilus was born on 6 Mar 1830 in VA, died on 31 Dec 1909 at age 79, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   23 M    iii. William Calvin Hurst was born on 3 Jan 1831 in VA, died after 1920, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

William married Nancy W. Dalton on 1 Apr 1852 in Carroll Co., VA. Nancy was born on 12 May 1834 in VA, died on 21 Sep 1915 at age 81, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   24 M    iv. Ballard P. Hurst was born about 1834 in VA and died before 1900.

Ballard married Esther Jane Lindsey, daughter of Jesse Lindsey and Catherine Kelly, about 1857. Esther was born in Mar 1838 in VA.

   25 F    v. Mary Hurst was born in Sep 1835 in VA.

Mary married Francis W. Lindsey, son of Stephen Lindsey and Ketturah Mitchell, on 14 Jul 1854 in Surry Co., NC. Francis was born on 21 Dec 1831 in VA, died on 8 May 1903 at age 71, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   26 M    vi. Jesse Thomas Hurst was born on 28 Jul 1837 in Wythe Co., VA, died on 4 Apr 1928 at age 90, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Jesse married Ketturah Smith, daughter of Alexander Smith and Charity Mitchell, on 8 Feb 1859 in Carroll Co., VA. Ketturah was born on 25 Oct 1836 in Grayson Co., VA, died on 16 Feb 1928 at age 91, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   27 F    vii. Margaret Elizabeth Hurst was born in Nov 1838 in Grayson Co., VA.

Margaret married Churchwell Mabry, son of Samuel Mabry and Tobitha Branscome, on 9 Jun 1888 in Carroll Co., VA. Churchwell was born in Aug 1829 in Grayson Co., VA, died after 1910, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   28 M    viii. Stephen Crockett Hurst was born on 28 Jul 1840 in Pulaski Co., VA and died on 25 May 1878 in Carroll Co., VA at age 37.

Stephen married Ellen Helena Worrell on 24 Aug 1864 in Hillsville, Carroll Co., VA. Ellen was born on 30 Sep 1839 in Hillsville, Grayson Co., VA, died on 1 Jan 1925 in Marion Co., IN at age 85, and was buried on 3 Jan 1925 in Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN.

   29 M    ix. Zachariah Hurst was born about 1842 in VA and died on 23 May 1862 in Lewisburg, Greenbrier Co., VA about age 20.

   30 M    x. Isaac Franklin Hurst was born in Dec 1844 in Carroll Co., VA.

Isaac married Sarah E. Smith, daughter of Alexander Smith and Charity Mitchell, on 10 May 1868 in Carroll Co., VA. Sarah was born on 2 Apr 1840 in Grayson Co., VA.

   31 F    xi. Nancy Hurst was born about 1847 in VA.

   32 F    xii. Sarah Hurst was born about 1849 in VA.

   33 M    xiii. Horbert Hurst was born about 1851 in VA.

4. Catherine Hurst (William Sr.1) was born about 1806 in VA and died before 1875.

Catherine married Eden Harris on 26 Mar 1835 in Wythe Co., VA. Eden was born about 1814 in VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   34 M    i. Jesse T. Harris was born on 5 Feb 1836 in Wythe Co., VA.

Jesse married Mildred Elizabeth Carnahan, daughter of William B. Carnahan and Elizabeth Matilda Hurst, on 13 Nov 1856 in Surry Co., NC. Mildred was born about 1836 in Wythe Co., VA.

   35 M    ii. Samuel Harris was born about 1838 in VA.

   36 M    iii. William Franklin Harris was born about 1840 in VA.

William married Narcisas J. Bolt on 15 Sep 1865 in Carroll Co., VA. Narcisas was born about 1843.

   37 M    iv. John H. Harris was born about 1842 in VA.

   38 M    v. James Robert Harris was born about 1844 in VA.

James married Lucy Branscome, daughter of Harbert Bird Branscome and Nancy Dalton, on 12 Oct 1865 in Carroll Co., VA. Lucy was born about 1847 in VA.

   39 M    vi. Joseph Rush Harris was born about 1848 in VA.

Joseph married Louisa Jane Nester on 3 Dec 1868 in Carroll Co., VA. Louisa was born about 1853 in VA and died before 1877.

Joseph next married Susan Thompson on 23 Sep 1877 in Carroll Co., VA. Susan was born about 1845.

5. Mary "Polly" Hurst (William Sr.1) was born about 1806 in VA and died before 1870.

Mary married Jonathan Dickens, son of Benford Dickens and Ailcy Surratt, on 21 Aug 1838 in Surry Co., NC. Jonathan was born about 1809 in VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   40 M    i. William H. Dickens was born in Nov 1840 in VA, died in 1912 at age 72, and was buried in Barry Co., MI.

William married Sarah Gardner, daughter of James Gardner and Tobitha Martin, on 8 Apr 1857 in Carroll Co., VA. Sarah was born about 1820 in VA.

William next married Minerva Jane ? about 1867. Minerva was born in 1854 in OH, died in 1909 at age 55, and was buried in Barry Co., MI.

   41 M    ii. Jesse E. Dickens was born about 1842 in VA.

Jesse married Nancy ?. Nancy was born about 1844 in IN.

   42 F    iii. Rachel C. Dickens was born about 1844 in VA.

6. Jesse Thompson Hurst (William Sr.1) was born on 28 Aug 1812 in Wythe Co., VA and died on 10 Oct 1876 in Pulaski Co., VA at age 64.

Jesse married Mary Jane Fugate on 1 Oct 1840 in Pulaski Co., VA. Mary was born about 1812 in VA and died between 1864 and 1870 about age 52.

Children from this marriage were:

   43 F    i. Rachel Elizabeth Hurst was born in Jul 1842 in Pulaski Co., VA and died on 7 Feb 1923 at age 80.

Rachel married ? Boyd. ? died before 1870.

Rachel next married Peter L. Snider about 1875. Peter was born in Jun 1844 in VA.

   44 F    ii. Sarah L. Hurst was born about 1843 in VA.

   45 F    iii. Eliza J. Hurst was born about 1845 in Pulaski Co., VA.

Eliza married William G. Spencer about 1866. William was born about 1844 in Scott Co., VA.

   46 F    iv. Amanda C. Hurst was born about 1848 in Pulaski Co., VA.

Amanda married William Stuart on 6 Aug 1879 in Pulaski Co., VA. William was born about 1819 in Shenandoah Co., VA.

   47 M    v. William Jasper Hurst was born in Sep 1851 in Pulaski Co., VA and died before 1910.

William married Geneva Delila Fizer on 24 Oct 1881 in Pulaski Co., VA. Geneva was born on 1 Oct 1858 in Newbern, Pulaski Co., VA, died on 7 Jul 1942 in Duhring, Mercer Co., WV at age 83, and was buried on 8 Jul 1942 in Goodwill, Mercer Co., WV.

   48 F    vi. Susan Cornilla Hurst was born on 22 May 1853 in Pulaski Co., VA.

Susan married John W. Mayo on 30 Oct 1879 in Pulaski Co., VA. John was born in Jan 1854 in VA.

   49 M    vii. John T. Hurst was born on 20 Jun 1856 in Pulaski Co., VA and died before 1870.

   50 F    viii. Charity Hurst was born on 11 Mar 1859 in Pulaski Co., VA.

   51 M    ix. Albert S. Hurst was born in Mar 1862 in Pulaski Co., VA.

Albert married Grace Ellen Raines about 1886. Grace was born in May 1862 in VA.

7. Franklin Hurst (William Sr.1) was born on 11 Jul 1818 in Wythe Co., VA, died on 15 Nov 1881 in Carroll Co., VA at age 63, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Franklin married Charity Montgomery on 24 Dec 1846 in Carroll Co., VA. Charity was born in Jul 1823 in Grayson Co., VA, died on 20 Dec 1868 in Carroll Co., VA at age 45, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   52 M    i. William Leander Hurst was born on 21 Mar 1846 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 25 Sep 1896 in Carroll Co., VA at age 50, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

William married Mary Ann McGrady on 23 May 1867 in Carroll Co., VA. Mary was born on 25 Dec 1848 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 20 Sep 1932 at age 83, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   53 M    ii. Dr. Jesse Crockett Hurst was born on 12 May 1848 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 19 Mar 1926 in Posey, Raleigh Co., WV at age 77, and was buried on 21 Mar 1926 in Saxon, Raleigh Co., WV.

Jesse married Susan Webb on 5 Nov 1868 in Carroll Co., VA. Susan was born on 26 Jul 1849 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 1 Apr 1926 in Posey, Raleigh Co., WV at age 76, and was buried on 2 Apr 1926 in Saxon, Raleigh Co., WV.

   54 M    iii. Garland Montgomery Hurst was born on 13 Jan 1850 in VA, died on 19 Aug 1934 in Carroll Co., VA at age 84, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Garland married Nancy Jane Branscome, daughter of Harbert Bird Branscome and Nancy Dalton, on 13 Dec 1870 in Surry Co., NC. Nancy was born on 16 May 1854 in VA, died on 27 Oct 1931 at age 77, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   55 F    iv. Amacity Hurst was born on 29 Mar 1857 and died on 29 Mar 1857.

Franklin next married Roxina Alderman on 14 Feb 1870 in Carroll Co., VA. Roxina was born on 26 Nov 1838 in Grayson Co., VA, died on 2 Apr 1927 at age 88, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   56 M    i. Samuel T. Hurst was born in Aug 1878 in Carroll Co., VA and died on 7 Jan 1879 in Carroll Co., VA.

   57 F    ii. Lucy Hurst was born on 22 Mar 1879 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 8 Mar 1965 in Freemont, Carroll Co., VA at age 85, and was buried on 9 Mar 1965 in Carroll Co., VA.

Lucy married James Fountain Webb, son of John Patterson Webb and Thurza ?, on 23 Jan 1895 in Carroll Co., VA. James was born on 1 Jun 1871 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 18 Jan 1955 at age 83, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   58 M    iii. George Posey Hurst was born on 26 Apr 1880 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 26 Jan 1966 in Wytheville, Wythe Co., VA at age 85, and was buried on 28 Jan 1966 in Carroll Co., VA.

George married Eva Webb, daughter of John Patterson Webb and Thurza ?, on 14 Nov 1901 in Carroll Co., VA. Eva was born on 24 Aug 1883 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 1 Jan 1966 in Wytheville, Wythe Co., VA at age 82, and was buried on 2 Jan 1966 in Carroll Co., VA.

8. Lucinda Hurst (William Sr.1) was born in 1822 in VA, died in 1897 at age 75, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Lucinda married Matthew Gardner, son of James Gardner and Tobitha Martin, on 3 Feb 1846 in Carroll Co., VA. Matthew was born on 5 Jun 1814 in VA, died on 10 Apr 1865 at age 50, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Children from this marriage were:

   59 M    i. William Rush Gardner was born on 12 Jan 1847 in Carroll Co., VA, died on 13 Dec 1885 in Carroll Co., VA at age 38, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

William married Annora C. Martin, daughter of Isaac Martin and Elizabeth (3) Smith, on 7 Jun 1866 in Carroll Co., VA. Annora was born on 11 Oct 1846 in VA, died on 31 Jan 1931 at age 84, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   60 F    ii. Rachel C. Gardner was born in 1849 in VA, died in 1925 at age 76, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

Rachel married Chesley M. Alderman on 3 May 1866 in Carroll Co., VA. The marriage ended in divorce before 1895. Chesley was born on 21 May 1843 in VA, died on 24 May 1903 at age 60, and was buried in Carroll Co., VA.

   61 M    iii. James E. Gardner was born about 1849 in VA.

James married Elizabeth Martin, daughter of Isaac Martin and Elizabeth (3) Smith, on 26 Nov 1870 in Carroll Co., VA. Elizabeth was born about 1853 in VA.

   62 M    iv. Robert F. Gardner was born in Apr 1852 in VA.

Robert married Margaret Jane Woods on 11 Jul 1872 in Carroll Co., VA. Margaret was born in Jun 1855 in VA.

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