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Charlotte Lydia Valentine Fuqua
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1832
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1873
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

The first wife of Joseph Watkins Fuqua. Charlotte died in one of the early Houston epidemics -- Chlorea or Yellow Fever.

BURIAL NOTATION:

It is noted that the City of Houston had taken over part of Founders Memorial Park Cemetery in order to put in a street - that street is today called Valentine! At least they named the street after them. Note: Founder's was the earliest Cemetery in Houston; before Glenwood Cemetery.

Unfortunately, the City of Houston did not remove the graves, thus not leaving a grave marker for the families.

The following graves are believed to be buried underneath the Valentine street:

1. Charlotte Lydia Valentine Fuqua

2. Jacob Valentine, the father of Charlotte Lydia Valentine Fuqua

3. Three children of Thomas E Elsbury and Mary Anne Knight:

a) Edward Elsbury
b) Cora Elsbury
c) Anne Marie "Annie" Elsbury

4. William Elsbury, the brother of Thomas Elsbury

Source: Sarah Duncan

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jocob Valentine (1802 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Watkins Fuqua (1828 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  Ellen Almira Fuqua Elsbury (1864 - 1943)*
  Alma Eugenia Fuqua (1868 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Founders Memorial Park
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Underneath Valentine Street
 
Created by: Paula M Brown
Record added: Jun 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54271475
Charlotte Lydia <i>Valentine</i> Fuqua
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Charlotte Lydia <i>Valentine</i> Fuqua
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Charlotte Lydia <i>Valentine</i> Fuqua
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- Dee Mack
 Added: Sep. 19, 2012
Tenderly we treasure the past, with memories that will always last.
- Paula M Brown
 Added: Jun. 30, 2010
 
 
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