Malinda Chalfant

Female3 March 1861–5 June 1942

Brief Life History of Malinda

When Malinda Chalfant was born on 3 March 1861, in Brownsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Fletcher F. Chalfant, was 35 and her mother, Jemima A. Hill, was 35. She married Smith F. Parkhill on 19 May 1887, in Brownsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 5 June 1942, in Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Redstone Cemetery, Grindstone, Redstone Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Smith F. Parkhill
Malinda Chalfant
Marriage: 19 May 1887

Sources (7)

  • Lynn C Parkhill in household of Smith F Parkhill, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lynne E. Chalfant, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Lynn E. Challant in entry for Smith T. Parkill, "Pennsylvania Marriages, 1709-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 May 1887Brownsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

    Age 2

    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.


    Age 25

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Chalfont, a habitational name from either of two places in Buckinghamshire, Chalfont Saint Giles and Chalfont St. Peter, named with Old English cealf ‘calf’ + funta ‘spring’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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