Haston Family History Blog Articles

Seven Major Errors in Early Haston Genealogy Documents
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Seven Major Errors in Early Haston Genealogy Documents

Seven Major Errors in Early Haston Genealogical Documents There is much to appreciate about Haston family members of earlier generations who sincerely sought to discover and record the history of Daniel Haston's massive family of descendants.  Unfortunately, compared to our current genealogical research tools and resources, they were severely constrained...
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Legacy of Service Honor Gallery

Haston – Richard Dale

1924 - 2010 Richard Dale Haston Rank and Branch of Military E-6, Navy Years of Service 1941-1945 Locations of Training, Deployment, and Service RTC San Diego, CA - Served aboard the USS Hammondsport AKV-2 Military Schools Attended Anti Aircraft Training Center - San Diego, CA 2nd and 3rd endorsements -...
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Haston – Richard Dale
Haston – Howard D.
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Haston – Howard D.

1947 -  Howard D. Haston Rank and Branch of Military Navy, E-5 Years of Service 1965 - 1971 Locations of Training, Deployment, and Service Machinist Mate "A" School - NTC Great Lakes, Illinois to Naval Nuclear Power School ( Phase I ) at Mare Island, Vallejo, CA to Nuclear Power...
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Places of Historic Interest

1890 Northern Van Buren County, TN

1890 - Key Features of Interest to Hastons & Many Other Families This map was created about 86 years after Daniel Haston settled on the Big Spring Branch in what became the Cummingsville community.  Daniel's son, David Haston, died only 30 years prior to the map's creation.  The natural geographical...
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1890 Northern Van Buren County, TN
Three Stage of Daniel Haston Family Research
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Three Stage of Daniel Haston Family Research

The Evolution of Research on the Daniel Haston Family I don't know when members of the Daniel Haston FAMILY began to develop an interest in discovering the historical story of Daniel Haston's life and ancestry.  I can imagine it started as an informal collection of oral family lore and legends. ...
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Haston Family Mini-Reunions

Let Us Help You Organize & Promote Your Haston Mini-Reunion As I got older, the reunions became rarer and much smaller in attendance. The older folks who did all of the organizing were passing away, and the younger family members were not interested in keeping these gathering going. By the...
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Haston Family Mini-Reunions
Slicker War in Missouri
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Slicker War in Missouri

The Slicker War of Missouri And the Family of Isham Bradley, Friend of the Haston Family "Isham Hobbs was a noted character, and probably the worst desperado ever on the borders." Isham Hobbs (probably born in White County, TN) was the namesake grandson of Isham Bradley, a very close friend...
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Haston FAMILY Highlights of 2022

Looking Back at our 2022 Daniel Haston Family Association Highlights 1. July 22-23 Haston Family Reunion Our first-ever Daniel Haston Family Association all-Hastons reunion was a remarkable success.  About 150 registered from 17 states--all across the USA.  Saturday was an unusually hot and humid day, even for July in Tennessee,...
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Haston FAMILY Highlights of 2022
Help Finding Your Place in the Daniel Haston Family
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Help Finding Your Place in the Daniel Haston Family

Help Tracing You Back to Daniel Haston If you are a "Haston" or related to a Haston, chances are you are a member of the Daniel Haston FAMILY, that is scattered in all or most all of the United States.  I have to add the "chances are" caveat because there...
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Hiestands in Switzerland

The Message of the 1706 Hiestand Coat of Arms

The Message Behind the 1706 Hiestand Coat of Arms Augmentation of arms is a term describing an addition to a coat of arms at a later date, after the original coat of arms was created.  Historically, augmentations were issued by a monarch as either a mere mark of favor or...
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The Message of the 1706 Hiestand Coat of Arms
Frühe Schweizer Täufer Hiestand im deutschen Rheinland
German Version Hiestands in Switzerland

Frühe Schweizer Täufer Hiestand im deutschen Rheinland

Frühe Schweizer Täufer Hiestand im Deutschen Rheinland Co-Autoren: Dr. Peter Ziegler (Zürich, Schweiz) und Dr. Wayne Haston (Pennsylvania, USA)(Einschließlich bedeutender Forschungsdaten von Kent Douglas Hiestand) Serie: Frühe Schweizer Hiestand Hiestand 1401 Herkunft und Bedeutung des Familiennamens Schweizer Familien Hiestand und ihre Höfe im 15. Jahrhundert Ueli Hiestands Höfe Beichlen und Himmeri...
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Hiestands in Switzerland

Swiss Anabaptist Hiestands to the Rhineland and Beyond

Swiss Anabaptist Hiestands to the Rhineland and Beyond Co-authors: Dr. Peter Ziegler (Zürich, Switzerland) and Dr. Wayne Haston (Pennsylvania, USA)(Including significant research data from Kent Douglas Hiestand) "Early Swiss Hiestands" Series Hiestand - 1401 Origin & Meaning of the Family Name Swiss Hiestand Families and Farms in the 1400s Ueli...
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Swiss Anabaptist Hiestands to the Rhineland and Beyond
400 Years of Swiss Hiestand Comrades in a Richterswil Land Cooperative
Hiestands in Switzerland

400 Years of Swiss Hiestand Comrades in a Richterswil Land Cooperative

Centuries of Swiss Hiestands in a Land Cooperative Dr. Peter Ziegler (Zürich, Switzerland) and Dr. Wayne Haston (Pennsylvania, USA), Co-Authors(Including significant research data from Kent Douglas Hiestand) "Early Swiss Hiestands" Series Hiestand - 1401 Origin & Meaning of the Family Name Swiss Hiestand Families and Farms in the 1400s Ueli...
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Early Haston Researchers

Louise Haston Rice – Jesse Haston Family Historian

Louise Haston Rice - Jesse Haston Family Historian I cannot remember when I did not love history and genealogy. As a young girl of 10 or 12, I started collecting information about my family. Louise Haston Rice Louise loved her family, life on the farm, and entertaining. She was active...
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Louise Haston Rice – Jesse Haston Family Historian
The 1706 Hiestand Coat of Arms
Hiestands in Switzerland

The 1706 Hiestand Coat of Arms

Hiestand Coat of Arms The clenched fists are a clue that this shield was not created by or for an Anabaptist, but by a Swiss Hiestand who had not joined that movement.  However, he may have been sympathetic to and protective of neighbors and relatives who were Anabaptists. Dr. Peter Ziegler...
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Books

Book Review – The Story of the Daniel Haston Family

Book Review - The Story of the Daniel Haston Family By Joanne Hess Siegrist - Historian, Author, Lancaster County, PA Tour Guide For More Information and to Order the Book If you appreciated this article, please share it with others who might also enjoy it. Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Print...
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Book Review – The Story of the Daniel Haston Family
Timeline of Daniel Haston’s Life
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Timeline of Daniel Haston’s Life

Timeline of Daniel Haston's Life - c. 1750-1826 The first 30 or so years of Daniel Hiestand's life were spent in Virginia.  The next (approximately) 20 years were spent in western North Carolina, the "Overmountain" area that became Upper East Tennessee.  He spent about 10 years in Knox County, western...
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Hiestands in Switzerland

Jahrhunderte Schweizer Hiestands in einer Landgenossenschaft

Jahrhunderte Schweizer Hiestands in einer Landgenossenschaft Co-Autoren: Dr. Peter Ziegler und Dr. Wayne Haston Serie: Frühe Schweizer Hiestand Die Links werden aktiviert und veröffentlicht am17.9.2022, 1.10.2022, 15.10.2022, 29.10.2022, 12.11.2022, 26.11.2022, 10.12.2022. Hiestand 1401 Herkunft und Bedeutung des Familiennamens Schweizer Familien Hiestand und ihre Höfe im 15. Jahrhundert Ueli Hiestands Höfe...
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Jahrhunderte Schweizer Hiestands in einer Landgenossenschaft
1840-1866 – Hastons in Van Buren County, TN Court Minutes
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1840-1866 – Hastons in Van Buren County, TN Court Minutes

1840-1866 - Hastons in Van Buren County, TN County Court Minutes Early Hastons in the County Court - Mostly for Good, But Sometimes for Bad1,538 Haston References      Search Within This Page     April 1840 - May 1855 Van Buren County, TN County Court Minutes (From TSLA - Van Buren...
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Help Support the Daniel Haston Family Association

Donations to the Daniel Haston Family Association Making a Donation Contact us if you have trouble making a donation: Info@DanielHaston.blogClick on the "Donate Now" button.Choose a donation amount.Choose to, or not to, "Make this donation every month."Click on the "Continue" button.Fill-in the "Who's giving today" information.Choose to, or not to,...
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