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Lauretta "Penny" Roberson[1, 2]

Female 1908 - 1980


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  • Born  15 April 1908  North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Female 
    Died  31 August 1980  Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Agency: Durham County Hospital 
    Buried  5 September 1980  Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I651  Main
    Last Modified  15 Apr 2017 

    Father  F. Roberson 
    Mother  Sophronia McDougal,   b. 11 February 1888, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mary 1976, Durham, Durham, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F341  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Reedy Chavis 
    Notes 
    • Reedy added based on conversation Ron had with his father in September 2008.
    Children 
    >1. Gilbert Roberson, Sr.,   b. 08 May 1924, Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 March 2015, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  6 Feb 2011 
    Family ID  F245  Group Sheet

    Family 2  John Ferrell,   b. About 1906,   d. unknown 
    Married  04 November 1933  Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified  15 Apr 2017 
    Family ID  F255  Group Sheet

  • Photos At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    803 Ridgeway Avenue - Durham, NC
    803 Ridgeway Avenue - Durham, NC
    Home that Lauretta Ferrell lived in at the time of her passing. According to Durham County property records, the home was built about 1940. As of April 2017 the house has 966 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Has 1 fireplace. The photo is from Google Street View April 15, 2017.

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    North Carolina Death Collection Record
    North Carolina Death Collection Record
    d. 31 Aug 1980 in Durham, NC. B. 15 April 1908.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Obituary: Lauretta Ferrell
    Obituary: Lauretta Ferrell
    Published September 6, 1980 in the Carolina Times Newspaper of Durham, NC (page 4)

    Headstones
    Lauretta Roberson Ferrell is buried in Glenview Memorial Park
    Lauretta Roberson Ferrell is buried in Glenview Memorial Park

  • Sources 
    1. [S332] FamilySearch Family Tree.
      https://familysearch.org/tree/person/LRB5-4SS/details

    2. [S189] 1910 US Census.
      "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/ML3J-BKB : accessed 15 April 2017), Lauretta Roberson in household of Fred Roberson, Laurel Hill, Scotland, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 111, sheet 18B, family 339, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1127; FHL microfilm 1,375,140.

    3. [S259] North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FGKY-LPG : 27 June 2015), Lauretta Roberson Ferrell, 31 Aug 1980; citing Durham, Durham, North Carolina, cn 29442, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1,984,630.

    4. [S2] Social Security Death Index (FamilySearch).
      "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JR6W-XQM : 19 May 2014), Lauretta Ferrell, Aug 1980; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

    5. [S378] "Obituary: Lauretta Ferrell." Carolina Times Newspaper (Durham, NC). 6 September 1980, page 4. Available via DigitalNC (http://newspapers.digitalnc.org/lccn/sn83045120/issues/).

    6. [S293] North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979 (FamilySearch).
      "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8HV-33F : 22 December 2016), John Ferrell and Lauretta Robertson, 04 Nov 1933; citing , Raleigh, North Carolina, United States, p. p 44E, Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 236,328.