Parthenia Ann Clarke 154
- Born: 29 Jan 1841, Dinwiddie Co., Virginia
- Marriage: William Burton Chalkley on 29 Apr 1861 in Chesterfield Co. VA
- Died: 22 Aug 1921, Dale District, Chesterfield Co., VA. at age 80
- Buried: 23 Aug 1921, Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Centralia Road, Chester, Chesterfield Co., VA
Cause of her death was No physician attended patient - death was from natural causes.
The 1900 Federal Census for Virginia, Chesterfiled, Dale, District 4, page 61B records the widow Parthenia Chalkley (59 - Jan 1841) (indexed as Chockley at ancestry.com) and children John A. (Feb 1872), Grace E. (Jan 1875), Nannie B. (Nov 1876), Horace L. (Sept 1879), and William B. (Nov 1882). Parthenia indicates that she has had 9 children of whom 8 are still living. Next door is Parthenia's married daughter, Dora Ellis.
The 1910 Federal Census for Virginia, Chesterfiled, Dale, District 4, page 59A records the widowed mother-in-law Parthenia Chalkley (69 - VA) living with her widowed son-in-law Henry Myers (44) and children Henry E. (15), Josephine (11), and Ernest C. (9).
See general notes on her son-in-law, Robert B. Ellis, married to daughter Dora Chalkley, for where Parthenia is living in 1920.
The 1850 Federal Census for Virginia, Chesterfield Co., Lower District records Parthenia Clark (10) living with her parents Asa (40 - VA) and Nancy (32 - VA) Clark and siblings Washungton W. (12), Plummer (8), James (6), Mary (4), and Isabella (2). Asa is a farmer with real estate valued at $200.
The 1860 Federal Census for Virginia, Chesterfield Co., Southern District, Mattoax (?) P. O., page 565 records Parthena Clarke (19) living with her parents Asa (51 - VA) and Nancy (43 - VA) Clarke and siblings Plummer (18), James (16), Mary (13), and Arabella (11). Asa is a farmer with real estate valued at $910 and a personal estate of $240.
The parents of Parthenia Ann Elizabeth Abbot Clark are documented in the book: Living Descendents of Royal Blood (in America), Compiled and Edited by Count D'Angerville, Vol Four, dated Ca 1969, page 331
This book documents the ancestors of Captain (USNavy) Miles Percy Jr. (born April 19, 1896, son of Miles Percy Duval and his wife, Minnie Lee Chalkley). Minnie's parents are given as Parthenia Ann Elizabeth Abbot Clark, b Dinwiddie Co., VA January 29, 1841, d August 22, 1921 in Chesterfield Co., VA; married to William Burton Chalkley (b April 3, 1838 in Chesterfield Co., VA) on April 29, 1861 in Chesterfield Co., VA. Parthenia's parents are listed as Asa V. Clark, b ca 1821 in Amelia Co., VA, d Oct 30, 1892 in Chesterfield Co., VA and married to Nancy Perkinson who died May 17, 1883 in Prince George Co., VA.
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Parthenia A Chalkley [Parthenia A Clarke] (widow)
Age at Death: 80
Birth Date: Feb 1841
Death Date: 22 Aug 1921
Death Place: Chesterfield, Virginia
Burial: Aug 23, 1921 at Salem Baptist Church
Registration Date: 22 Aug 1921
Father: Asa Clarke
Spouse: W B Chalkley
Informant: J. A. Chalkley
Parthenia married William Burton Chalkley, son of George W. Chalkley and Martha B. Elam, on 29 Apr 1861 in Chesterfield Co. VA. (William Burton Chalkley was born on 3 Apr 1838 in Virginia, died on 12 Aug 1886 in Dale District, Chesterfield Co., VA. and was buried in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Centralia Road, Chester, Chesterfield Co., VA.)