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Hampton Family

Collins Hampton was born in Pittsylvania County or Patrick County, VA, ca 1737.  He died in Surry County, NC in February 1805.  The names of his wife, father, and mother are missing from the records.  The names of Collins children, as listed in the Will, but not in order of birth, are Stephen, Joshua, Henry, Anne, Rachael, Lucy, Sarah, Patsy"Martha", and Nancy.  Stephen (ca1768) and Joshua (ca1772) were born in Patrick or Pittsylvania County, VA  Patsy "Martha" was born (ca1770), [County/State not shown].  The other children were born in Surry County, NC

State of North Carolina/County of Stokes}

At Superior Court held for Stokes County aforesaid on the third Monday after the 4th Monday of March 1852.  Satisfactory evidence was addressed in Court that Alexander Hampton, Stephen Shelby Hampton, and Mary Hampton who had intermarried to Joseph Terry are the only surviving children of the late Stephen Hampton and his heirs at law in fee to said Stephen Hampton late a private in the Company  Commanded by Captain George Cloud of the 10th Regiment of Infantry enlisted for five years on the 23rd October 1812 and died while in the Service of the United States on the 26th of August 1813 as appears from a Certificate from the Commissioner of Pensions of the United States dated the 11th March 1852.

I, Samuel Taylor, Clerk of the Superior Court for the County of Stokes, aforesaid, do certify that the above evidence is taken from the Records in my office.  In Testimony whereof, I have hereunto affixed my official Seal and Subscribed my name this 15th day of April 1852.  Samuel Taylor, CSC.

Children of Stephen Hampton (1768-1813) and Elizabeth Walker (1780-1852)
Alexander Hampton (1803-aft. 1852) m. 1) Elender Childs Hickman (1804-1858); 2) Martha Ann Robertson (1829-1885)
Stephen Shelby Hampton (1813-1883) m. Martha Jane Tuttle (1815-1885)
Mary Hampton (?-1852) m. Joseph Terry

Elizabeth Walker was the daughter of William and Mary Walker. Elizabeth Walker Hampton remained a widow for about seven years after the death of her husband, Stephen Hampton, then married a John Cox. In the 1850's Elizabeth applied for the pension of both husbands.

Second Generation:

Children of Stephen Shelby Hampton and Martha Jane Tuttle
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Cornelia Hampton (1835-1909) m. William Gray Rutledge (1831-1901)
Alexander M. Hampton (1836-1909) m. Cornelia Bowman (1845-1940)
William Walker Hampton (1840-1912) m. Mary Ann Bowman (1839-1907)
Mary Ann Hampton (1844-1919) m. James Madison Tuttle (1835-1900)
Temperance Hampton (1846-?) m. 1) Plummer; 2) Baker
Martha Jane Hampton (1848-?) m. William Gideon Schultz
Thomas Wade Hampton (1852-1934) m. 1) Ruth Redmon (1852-1908), d/o Joseph and Ella Redman;
2) Susan Margaret-Ann "Annie" Paul Forest (1875-?) (divorced from Alonzo Forest)

The inscription on Stephen Shelby's tombstone reads, "S. SHELBY HAMPTON , Born June 1, 1813, Died Apr. 22, 1891, Aged 78Y 3M 21D.  His memory is blessed."  "MARTHA J., Wife of S. S. HAMPTON, Born June 9, 1815, Died Dec. 9, 1885.  Weep not, she is at rest." 

Third Generation:

Children of William Walker Hampton and Mary Ann Bowman
Mary Ann Hampton (1864-1958)  m. 1) Alexander Boles (widower);
2) John Tuttle (widower and first cousin)
Sarah Jane Hampton (1866-1910)
Tempy (Addie) Adlaid Hampton (1869-1892)
Samuel Gray Hampton (1872-1935) m. Martha Ann Smith (1875-1957)
Stephen Charles Hampton (1874-1957) m. Nancy Jane Heath (1880-1955) (13 children)
George Thomas Hampton (1880-1957) m. 1) Agnes Elizabeth; 2) Ada Smith (1877-1947) (sister to Martha Ann Smith)


Children of Thomas Wade Hampton and 1) Ruth Redmon
Ellen Hmapton
John Hampton
Abrum "Abe" Shelby Hampton
Elizabeth Neomie Hampton


Children of Thomas Wade Hampton and 2) Susan Margaret-Ann Paul Forest
Katherine Temperance Hampton (1914) m. Ayers

Fourth Generation:

Children of Samuel Gray Hampton and Martha Ann Smith
Walker Jackson Hampton
James Robert Hampton
Minnie Lee Hampton


Children of Samuel Gray Hampton and Martha Ann Smith
Walker Jackson Hampton  (1895-1895)
James Robert Hampton (1896-1896) 
Farrell Hampton (1897-1952)
Stephen Carlie Hampton (1899-1967) m. Mary Agnes Bolejack (1902-1985) 
Wade Gorrell Hampton, Sr. (1901-1959) m. Velma Mae Bovender (1907-1995)
William Oakley Hampton (1903-1958) m. 1) Verna Dove Frith (1907); 2) Lillian Harpe (1903-1992)
  Savannah Berisie Hampton (1906) m. 1) Homer Otto Lewis (1901-1946); 2) Halon Hightower
Samuel Clifton
Hampton (1908-1983) m. Katherine Longworth
  Polly Ann Hampton (1910) m. 1) Ralph McCloud Denny (1903-1961); 2) Otha B. Ingram
Gaither Gloomer Hampton (1913--) m. 1) Mabel Irene Moore (1914-1946); 2) Eva Mae Joyce
Ethel Hampton (1914) m. 1) Amos Clifton Hege (1913-1982); 2) Edwin G. Goldsmith (1910-1960);  3) James Presnell (?); 4) Dewey Edwin Hargrove (1910)
Minnie Lee Hampton (1917-1917)


Stephen Charles Hampton and Nancy Jane Heath
Claude Gray Hampton m. Beulah Tuttle
Maudie Adlaid Hampton
William Hillary Hampton m. Sadie Mae Stephens
Martha Jane Hampton m. Rubin Johnson
Charles Wade Hampton m. Annie Taylor
Twin (1) Hampton
Twin (2) Hampton
Hobart Alvin Hampton m. Merita Tuttle
James Marion Hampton m. Mozelle Moore
Anna Mae Hampton m. Claude Chester Lawson
Preston Allie Hampton m. Nellie Mabe
Walter Rallph Hampton
Minnie Gertrude Hampton m. Howard Wilson Smith


Children of George Thomas Hampton and Agnes Elizabeth
Marvin Odell Hampton m. Irene Ashby
Mary Ann Hampton m. Raymond Edgar Clark
Reeves Grant Hampton m. Irene May Fulp


Wade Hampton provided the information for this family page and is in touch with several Hampton researchers, including Ruby Tuttle Absher. Wade's e-mail address is:

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