Junius Winfield Folk Sr.
- Born: 25 Jun 1857, Nansemond Co, VA.
- Marriage: Cleopatra (Patricia) Rawls on 22 Sep 1902
- Died: 31 Jul 1944, Nansemond Co, VA. at age 87
- Buried: 2 Aug 1944, Bethlehem Christian Church Cemetery, Suffolk, VA
Cause of his death was Chronic Myocarditis / Uremia / some diabetes / Blind / fracture of hip 3 yrs ago.
See general notes on his mother, Fannie, for 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, and 1920 census facts.
The 1930 Federal Census for Holy Neck, Nansemond Co., Virginia, District 7 records Junius W. (72) and Cleopatra (58) Folk with children Junius W. Jr. (22), Louise (15), Elizabeth (18), and Mary L. (23). Also in the household are William I. Folk (67 - brother) and Pocahuntas Rawles (45 - sister -in-law) as well as daughters Elizabeth Folk (18) and Mary L. Folk (23). Mary Lee is a Public School Teacher.
The 1940 Federal Census for Holy Neck, Nansemond Co., Virginia, District 62-11, page 161A, dated April 30, 1940 records Junius W. (82) and Cleopatra (67) Fault farming along Road No. 58. Also in the household is sister-in-law Hontas Rawls (70). Cleopatra and Hontas have completed 3 years of college while Junius completed 4 years of high school. Junius owns his farm valued at $5,000.
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Mr Junius Winfield Folk (widower)
Age at Death: 86
Birth Date: 25 Jun 1858
Death Date: 31 Jul 1944
Death Place: Nansemond, Virginia
Burial: Aug 2, 1944 at Bethlehem Christian Church Cemetery, Suffolk, VA
Registration Date: 2 Aug 1944
Father: William K Folk born Southampton Co., VA
Mother: Fannie Nelms born Southampton Co., VA
Spouse: Mrs Cleopatra R Folk
Informant: Miss Mary Lee Folk of Suffolk, VA
Junius married Cleopatra (Patricia) Rawls, daughter of Andrew Jackson Rawls and Indiana (Anna) M. Ophelia Goodman, on 22 Sep 1902. (Cleopatra (Patricia) Rawls was born on 8 Nov 1872 in Nansemond Co, VA, died on 12 Mar 1943 in Nansemond Co, VA. and was buried on 14 Mar 1943 in Bethlehem Christian Church Cemetery, Suffolk, VA.) The cause of her death was Chronic Myocarditis.