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 Sarah Anne “Sallie” <I>Darden</I> Pierce

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Sarah Anne “Sallie” Darden Pierce

  • Birth 15 Mar 1847 Isle of Wight County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 2 May 1914 Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Block T Lot 2
  • Memorial ID 112965804

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Sallie A Darden married Solomon Benjamin Eley on September 13, 1865 in Isle of Wight County, Virginia.

Solomon died in 1871. Solomon's burial place is not known.

Sallie A Darden Eley then married Francis C. Pierce on April 1, 1873 in Isle of Wight County, Virginia.

Sallie's funeral notice and obituary appeared in The Virginian-Pilot and the Norfolk Landmark on Sunday, May 3, 1914:

Pierce - - At the family residence, 611 Liberty street, Saturday evening, May 2, 1914, at 8 o'clock. Mrs. Sallie A. Pierce, wife of Frank C. Pierce and daughter of the later H. C. and Mrs. Nancy Seeds Darden of Isle of Wight county, Va., aged 67 years.

Funeral at the above residence Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Burial in Magnolia cemetery. Friends of the family respectfully invited."

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"Mrs. Frank C. Pierce

Mrs. Sallie A. Pierce, age 67 years, wife of Frank C. Pierce, well known and esteemed, died yesterday evening at the family residence, 611 Liberty street, after an illness of several months.

Mrs. Pierce was a native of Isle of Wight county, Va., where she lived until 29 years ago when she became a resident of this city. She was a daughter of the late H. C. and Nancy Seeds Darden, and in addition to her husband is survived by three daughters, Mrs. James Harlow, Mrs. R. L. Beal and Mrs. H. A. Bates of Nashville, Tenn., and four sisters, Mrs. W. N. Pierce of Isle of Wight, Mrs. L. C. Vaughan of Portsmouth, Mrs. Julia Clayton of Suffolk, Mrs. William Lassiter of Nansemond county and two brothers, J. M. Darden of Suffolk, and Alfred Darden of Norfolk.

The funeral services will be conducted at the above residence Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock and burial will be in the family lot in Magnolia cemetery."



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  • Maintained by: Carol
  • Originally Created by: Dottie
  • Added: 27 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 112965804
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Anne “Sallie” Darden Pierce (15 Mar 1847–2 May 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 112965804, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Carol (contributor 47092002) .