Captain Willis

ID Number: T03981
Biographical Data
Basic Identification
Gender: male Ethnicity: Immigration: Attributed Race: black Free or Enslaved: free
Birth & Family
Birth Date: 1873/12/25 Birthplace: Orange County, Virginia Mother: Father: 1st Spouse: Margaret "Maggie" Butler Willis 2nd Spouse: unknown
Age Details
Age: 46 Age Group: adult (20-59)
Life Details
Occupation(s): president of business college; proprietor of drug store; traveling salesman; insurance agent Last Church: Court Street Baptist Church Military Service: none Last Residence: Lynchburg, Virginia Last Address:
Death Date: 1920/07/19 Death Note: none Place of Death: Elizabeth City, North Carolina Cause of Death: acute indigestion
Burial & Undertaking
Burial Date: 1920/07/23 Funeral Home: unknown (S. J. Walson in NC) Indigent?: unknown
Gravesite and Grave Marker Data
Grave Marker or Marker Fragment: yes Section: 105.Z Confirmation Source for Location: gravemarker Grave Marker Erector(s): unknown Confirmation Source for Interment: gravemarker
Member of True Reformers
Obituary and Biographical Detials

1910 LCD:
– President of Mt. Chine Business College, 902 Fifth
– Proprietor of Mt. Chine Drug Store, 904 Fifth
-Residence 712 Harrison Street

[These business moved to Southern Aid Society Building sometime before 1920.]

1910 census: insurance agent

1920 census: traveling salesman of toilet goods (residence 712 Harrison Street with his wife and mother-in-law)

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