Royal Pleasant Butler

ID Number: T01917
Biographical Data
Basic Identification
Gender: male Ethnicity: unknown Immigration: Attributed Race: black Free or Enslaved: enslaved
Birth & Family
Birth Date: c.1850/00/00 Birthplace: Campbell County, Virginia Mother: unknown Father: James Butler 1st Spouse: Mary Eliza Butler 2nd Spouse: none
Age Details
Age: 61 Age Group: elder adult (60+)
Life Details
Occupation(s): steward, hotel cook, proprietor of cigar shop Last Church: Court Street Baptist Church Military Service: none Last Residence: Lynchburg, Virginia Last Address: 712 Harrison Street
Death
Death Date: 1911/11/29 Death Note: none Place of Death: home Cause of Death: gangrene, senile debility
Burial & Undertaking
Burial Date: 1911/12/03 Funeral Home: Strange & Higginbotham Indigent?: private interment
Gravesite and Grave Marker Data
Grave Marker or Marker Fragment: yes Section: 105.Z Confirmation Source for Location: gravemarker Grave Marker Erector(s): family Confirmation Source for Interment: gravemarker
Notes
born in household of Jesse Hare, raised in household of J. M. Booker
Obituary and Biographical Detials

1890 LCD: proprietor of R. P. Butler & Co. cigar shop (804 Church Street), residence 712 Harrison Street

1897 LCD: chief cook at Arlington Hotel, residence 712 Harrison Street