| 1809 - |
||15 Jun 1809
||21 Feb 2008 |
||Ralph Quarles, b. 1764, Spotsylvania County, Virginia , d. 1834, Louisa County, Virginia |
||Lucy Jane Langston, b. 1780, d. Oct 1834, Louisa County, Virginia |
- middle name given to him on 21st birthday. 
- [S42] From the Virginia plantation to the national capitol, or, The first and only Negro representative in Congress from the Old Dominion, John Mercer Langston, (American Publishing Company, 1894), http://books.google.com/books?id=Ro8hAAAAMAAJ., 19.