She contributed her share of sunshine.

WDT 3 1 1913 Dinah Darden obit

Wilson Daily Times, 1 March 1913.

In the 1880 census of Wilson, Wilson County: Charles Darden, 26, wife Diana, 21, and children John, 3, Annie, 2, and Charlie, 9 months.

In the 1900 census of Wilson, Wilson County: wheelwright Charles Darden, 44, wife Dianna, 40, and children Annie, 21, Comilous, 15, Lizzie, 13, Arthor, 12, Artelia, 10, Russell, 5, and Walter, 4.

In the 1910 census of Wilson, Wilson County: blacksmith Charlie Darden, 55, wife Dianah, 48, and children Cermiller, 24, Lizzie, 20, Arthur, 11, Artelia, 18, Russel, 16, and Walter, 14.

Dinah Darden died 27 February 1913 in Wilson. Her death certificate lists her date of birth as 10 May 1860, and her parents as Sylvester Scarboro and Annie Adams.

diana darden trib NY Age 3 13 13

Mrs. S.B. Thomas, Dr. W.A. Mitchner, G.W. Suggs and L.A. Moore, members of Saint John A.M.E. Zion, published a tribute in the 13 March 1913 edition of the New York Age.

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