24 – Daniel’s Son David Haston Cut Tails Off a Neighbor’s Cows

24 – David Haston Cut Tails Off a Neighbor’s Horned Cows Some of us Haston boys have been known for mischief.  Just ask people who knew us while we wereContinue reading “24 – Daniel’s Son David Haston Cut Tails Off a Neighbor’s Cows”

23 – Daniel Haston Family – South of Holston River, Opposite Knoxville, TN

23 – Daniel Haston Family, South of the “Holston” River Opposite Knoxville, TN Daniel and family lived in the Knoxville, TN area for about 10 years. There is a lotContinue reading “23 – Daniel Haston Family – South of Holston River, Opposite Knoxville, TN”

22- Two of Daniel Haston’s Siblings in South Central KY

Two of Daniel Haston’s Siblings in South Central, KY The Mill Creek Meeting House Near Tompkinsville, KY. Built in 1804. Abraham Hiestand’s (Hestand’s) Path Ends in South Central KY JohnContinue reading “22- Two of Daniel Haston’s Siblings in South Central KY”

21 – Daniel Haston Votes in Favor of the State of Franklin

21 – Daniel Haston Voted in Favor of the State of Franklin So, our Daniel was a “Franklinite” The yellow county – Washington County – is where Abraham Hiestand livedContinue reading “21 – Daniel Haston Votes in Favor of the State of Franklin”

20 – Abraham and Daniel Hiestand in the “Overmountain” Wilderness of NC

20 – Abraham and Daniel in the “Overmountain” of NC For approximately 10 to 15 years, Henry Hiestand’s “boys”–Daniel and his older brother Abraham–lived in the “Overmountain” region of WesternContinue reading “20 – Abraham and Daniel Hiestand in the “Overmountain” Wilderness of NC”

19 – The Hiestand Brothers – Abraham and Daniel – Settle in Western North Carolina

19 – Abraham and Daniel Hiestand Settle in the “Carolinas” Headed for “the Carolinas” When the earliest post-Revolution settlers left their homes in places like Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia andContinue reading “19 – The Hiestand Brothers – Abraham and Daniel – Settle in Western North Carolina”

18 – The Mysterious Daniel MG Hastings “Mortality List” Card

18 – The Mysterious Daniel MG. Hastings Mortality List Card The “1830 Revolutionary War Mortality Listing” Card In the early 1970s, Dwight Haston discovered the little card that you seeContinue reading “18 – The Mysterious Daniel MG Hastings “Mortality List” Card”

17b – Thomas Archer – the Eccentric Man from Guilford County, NC Who Ended Up with Warrant #2344

Thomas Archer – an Eccentric Man from Guilford County, NC Who Ended Up With 640 Acres from Military Bounty Land Warrant #2344 This is #3 in a sequence of 3Continue reading “17b – Thomas Archer – the Eccentric Man from Guilford County, NC Who Ended Up with Warrant #2344”

17a – The “Guilford County Four” and Rev War Land Grant Proceedings at Fairfield Plantation

17a – The “Guilford County Four” And the Epicenter of 1785 Land Fraud – James Glasgow’s “Fairfield” Plantation This is #2 in a sequence of 3 articles.  You should readContinue reading “17a – The “Guilford County Four” and Rev War Land Grant Proceedings at Fairfield Plantation”

17 – The “Daniel Haston” Revolutionary War Land Grant

The “Daniel Haston” Rev War Land Grant Legal or Fraudulent? 640 acres in Houston County, TN (west of Nashville) were granted to Thomas Archer, based on Revolutionary War Land GrantContinue reading “17 – The “Daniel Haston” Revolutionary War Land Grant”

15 – Henry Hiestand’s Estate Settled and the Family Splits

15 – Henry Hiestand’s Estate Settled and the Family Parts Ways Daniel’s Mother & Father Die in 1777 and 1779 Peter Hiessandt, Sr.’s, (older brother of Daniel) Bible record wasContinue reading “15 – Henry Hiestand’s Estate Settled and the Family Splits”

June 14-27, 2023 Hiestand-Haston Tour to Switzerland and Germany

Hiestand-Haston Family Heritage Tour June 14-27, 2023 – Switzerland & Rhineland of Germany Photo above: The “village” of Richterswil in Canton Zurich, Switzerland – where our Hiestand-Haston ancestors lived centuriesContinue reading “June 14-27, 2023 Hiestand-Haston Tour to Switzerland and Germany”

14 – Daniel & Christina Nave Haston – Newlyweds in Fort Valley

14 – Daniel & Christina Nave Hiestand/Haston Newlyweds in Fort Valley, VA Daniel and Christina lived on Passage Creek for the first ten years or so of their marriage.  TheirContinue reading “14 – Daniel & Christina Nave Haston – Newlyweds in Fort Valley”

13 – Daniel Hiestand Married Christina Nave

13 – Our Daniel Hiestand Married Christina Nave In Shenandoah County, Virginia View Larger Version of this Image I think we can safely say it’s fact that our Daniel Hiestand/HastonContinue reading “13 – Daniel Hiestand Married Christina Nave”

12 – Hiestand Land in “The Fort” – Powell’s Fort Valley, VA

12 – Hiestand Land in “The Fort” – Fort Valley, Virginia Seven Bends of North Shenandoah River, near Woodstock, VA with Fort Valley in the Massanutten Mountain behind (east of)Continue reading “12 – Hiestand Land in “The Fort” – Powell’s Fort Valley, VA”

10 – Indian Troubles in the Shenandoah Valley, VA

10 – Indian Attacks Around Our Hiestands in Pennsylvania and Virginia Memorial for Rev. John Roads – Mennonist & wife and six children massacred here by Indians, August 1764 AsContinue reading “10 – Indian Troubles in the Shenandoah Valley, VA”

09 – Our Ancestor Moves to the Shenandoah Valley, VA

Hiestands Move to the Shenandoah Valley in Northern Virginia From a “Hiestand field” on the South Fork of the Shenandoah River Our Daniel Hiestand/Haston was probably born a quarter mileContinue reading “09 – Our Ancestor Moves to the Shenandoah Valley, VA”

08 – Henry Hiestand Settles on Penn Family Land

08 – Henry Hiestand Settled on Land Acquired from William Penn’s Sons Outline of the 226 acre tract Henry Hiestand settled on and had surveyed in Lancaster County, PA. AndContinue reading “08 – Henry Hiestand Settles on Penn Family Land”

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