William Burton (Williard) Chalkley 154
- Born: 18 Nov 1882, Chesterfield Co., VA.
- Marriage: Unknown
- Died: 14 Sep 1934, Chesterfield Co. VA at age 51
- Buried: Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Centralia Road, Chester, Chesterfield Co., VA
The WWI Draft Registration Card for William Burton Chalkley records his date of birth as November 18, 1892. He is an unemployed telegraph operator living with his mother, Mrs. P.A. Chalkley. His physical description is medium height and build with blue eyes and brown hair.
The 1920 Federal Census, Virginia, Chesterfiled, Dale, District 9, page 114B records Robert B. (44) and Dora J. (42) Ellis with children Burton (28), May (18),William (16), and Fendley (9) living on Zion Hill Road near the inersection with Hopkins Road. They are living next door to the widow Pathina Chalkley (78) and her children Nannie Chalkley (40), Willie Chalkley (34), and grand son Burton Chalkley (11). Willie lists his employment as an actor in the theater.
The 1930 Federal Census, Virginia, Chesterfiled, Dale, District 5, page 74B records Nannie B. Chalkey (50-farming) living next door to her divorced brother, William B. Chalkley (45-actor in a theater). They are living on Court House Road.