Elizabeth Ann Flora1,2,3

ID# 20459, (abt 1815 - 1875)
FatherElisha Flora1,4 (1780 - bef 1860)
MotherGenette Young1,5 (abt 1782 - Nov 1859)

Key Events:

Birth: about 1815, South Boston, Halifax Co., Virginia6,7,8
Marriage: 16 Apr 1835, Halifax Co., Virginia, Fielding James Perkerson (about 1804 - 6 Jun 1878)1,9,10
Death: 17 Dec 1875, Halifax Co., Virginia11
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Dutt/Toot Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Elizabeth Ann Flora was born about 1815 in South Boston, Halifax Co., Virginia.6,7,8 She was probably one of the two females under age 10 listed in the household of her father, Elisha Flora, in the 1820 Federal Census of Meadsville, Halifax Co., Virginia.12
     Elizabeth married Fielding James Perkerson, son of Joel Perkerson and Elizabeth [surname unknown], on 16 Apr 1835 in Halifax Co., Virginia.1,9,10
     Elizabeth and Fielding James Perkerson appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Halifax Co., Virginia, enumerated 3 Aug 1850, reporting real estate valued at $1,200. Their children William, Sarah, James, Elizabeth and Fielding were listed as living with them, as was his mother, Elizabeth [surname unknown].They seem to have been living close to her cousin Melcajah Rhum Toot and his family as they were listed as the second preceding household.13
     Elizabeth and Fielding appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Halifax Courthouse, Halifax Co., Virginia, enumerated 11 Jun 1860, reporting no real estate but personal estate of $70. Their children Elizabeth, Fielding, Jennie and Mary were listed as living with them. They seem to still have been living close to her cousin Melcajah Rhum Toot and his family as they were listed as the seventh preceding household. In addition, her sister Harriett also was by then living close by, being listed as the fifth preceding household.14
     Elizabeth and Fielding appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Halifax Courthouse, Halifax Co., Virginia, enumerated 24 Aug 1870, reporting no real estate but personal estate of $100. Their children Fielding, Jennie and Mary were listed as living with them.15
     Elizabeth died on 17 Dec 1875 in Halifax Co., Virginia.11

Children:
     Children with Fielding James Perkerson:

Citations

  1. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for Fielding Perkerson and Elizabeth Ann Flora, citing FHL #31918 and ID 150.
  2. [S6476] Ferlding Purkinson household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows name as Elizabeth A. Purkinson.
  3. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Elizabeth A. Parkinson, citing FHL #2056983, shows father's surname as Flora; and record for Fielding James Perkinson, citing FHL #2056983, shows her name as Elilzabeth A. Perkinson.
  4. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Elizabeth A. Parkinson, citing FHL #2056983, shows father as Cajah Flora.
  5. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Elizabeth A. Parkinson, citing FHL #2056983, shows mother as Eliza Flora.
  6. [S6476] Ferlding Purkinson household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 35 and state.
  7. [S6487] Fielding Perkerson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 45 and state.
  8. [S6488] Mollie Perkerson Terry, Certificate of Death, shows town and state.
  9. [S6476] Ferlding Purkinson household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  10. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Fielding James Perkinson, citing FHL #2056983, shows her as his wife; and record for Elizabeth A. Parkinson, citing FHL #2056983, shows him as her spouse.
  11. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Elizabeth A. Parkinson, citing FHL #2056983.
  12. [S6485] Elijah Flora household, 1820 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  13. [S6476] Ferlding Purkinson household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  14. [S6487] Fielding Perkerson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  15. [S6489] Fielding Perkinson household, 1870 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  16. [S6476] Ferlding Purkinson household, 1850 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  17. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for Wm. H. Perkinson and Martha H. Guthroy, citing FHL#31918.
  18. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for Anderson Smith and Sarah F. Perkinson, citing FHL#31918.
  19. [S6095] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912," FamilySearch.org, record for Jas. E. Parkerson, citing FHL #31941.
  20. [S6487] Fielding Perkerson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  21. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for James E Wilborne and Elizabeth A Perkinson, citing FHL#2048454.
  22. [S3519] "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940," FamilySearch.org, record for F. C. Perkerson and B. J. Vaughan, citing FHL#2048454; and record for F. C. Perkerson and Maggie D. Carter, citing same.
  23. [S6489] Fielding Perkinson household, 1870 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  24. [S6488] Mollie Perkerson Terry, Certificate of Death.