|Original Name||Charlotte Darkey Parkhurst|
Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
|Death||28 Dec 1879 (aged 66–67)
Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
|Burial||Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, California, USA|
|Plot||6 rows back from Freedom Blvd. facing the street|
|Memorial ID||3818 ·|
Noted whip of the Gold Rush days.
Drove a stage over Mt. Madonna in
early days of valley. Last run
San Juan to Santa Cruz. Death in
cabin near the 7 mile house,
revealed "One Eyed Charlie",
a woman. The first woman to vote
in the U.S. Nov. 3, 1868
Pajaro Valley Historical Ass'n.
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- Added: 3 Nov 1998
- Find a Grave Memorial 3818