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 Virginia Dare <I>Blankenship</I> Fortune

Virginia Dare Blankenship Fortune

Birth
USA
Death 3 Oct 1989 (aged 66)
Tennessee, USA
Burial Bethel Springs, McNairy County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 75042730 · View Source
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Born Virginia Dare Blankenship

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Virginia Blankinship
Spouse: Homan D Fortine (Ancestry has it all mispelled, it should be Herman D. Fortune)
Marriage: 24 Apr 1940 - McNairy

Not located the second marriage to Herman Fortune yet.

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Virginia Dare Fortune
Spouse: Charles Franklin Byrd
Marriage: 19 May 1968 - McNairy
Divorced: 4 Aug 1981

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Virginia Dare Byrd
Spouse: Charles Franklin Byrd
Marriage: 2 Aug 1983 - McNairy
Divorced: 11 Sep 1984

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Virginia Dare Blankenship Fortune
Spouse: James Ellis Prather
Marriage: 9 Apr 1985 - McNairy
Divorced: 8 Jul 1985

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Virginia Dare Fortune
Spouse: James Ellis Prather
Marriage: 3 Sep 1985 - McNairy
Divorced: 4 Dec 1985

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Marriage & Divorce
Name: Virginia Dare Fortune
Spouse: Jesse Delmore Burkins
Marriage: 1 Nov 1987 - McNairy
Divorced: 21 Feb 1989

Virginia's only children are three sons and one daughter with Herman Douglas Fortune. No kids with any of the other husbands. She was married 7 times to 4 different men. She married each husband twice with the exception of Jesse Burkeens which was only once. She was divorced for the final time prior to her death and changed her name to "Fortune" again to match her sons.

Bio supplied by her grandson: Jerry Douglas Fortune


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  • Maintained by: Doug Fortune
  • Originally Created by: H. Ray Wilson
  • Added: 17 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 75042730
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Virginia Dare Blankenship Fortune (7 Dec 1922–3 Oct 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 75042730, citing Lake Hill Memory Gardens, Bethel Springs, McNairy County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Doug Fortune (contributor 47966416) .