.                   Thomas Dickens, ? - 1718, of Surry Co, Va
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.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

.        Thomas Dickens                                                                                                                                   (ancestry unknown)
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.              d 1718 Surry Co, Va.  (see note below)
.              m Margaret ____.

.              1718, 21 May: Surry Co, Va Will Bk 7, p 118 (dated 30 Oct 1717): Thomas Dinkens, leg: to sons, Thomas, James, Charles, each
.                        one shilling.  To daughters Mary Vandinan, Ann Sesshings, and Margaret Perry, each one shilling. To wife Margaret the
.                        plantation I live on for life, and then to son William Dinkins, being one-half the upper part adj Thomas Dinkins Jr.  To son
.                        Sanders Dinkins, one-half of my land - lower half.  To wife Margaret, the rest of my estate.

.              issue:

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1.   Thomas Dickens, m Elizabeth (?Binford).

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2.   James Dickens.  

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3.   Charles Dickens.   

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4.   Mary Dickens, m ____ Vandinan.

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5.   Ann Dickens, m ____ Sesshings.

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6.   Margaret Dickens, m ____ Perry.

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7.   William Dickens.   

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8.   Sanders Dickens. (poss same as Alexander Dickens, see Ref below)


.              Unknown relationship, if any:  Surry Co Will Bk 8, p 520: Israel Dickins was adm of estate of Jonathan Chambers.


.              Note: Acc to Nina L. Massey, P.O. Box 68, Seth, WVa 25161:
.              Thomas Dickens was b 1694, lived in Goochland Co, Va, d 21 May 1718, and was s/o Christopher Dicken.  Christopher was b
.              1644, and was a s/o Christopher Dicken and Elizabeth Deakin (?Dicken).  The elder Christopher was b in England and was s/o
.              Hugh Dickens, b ca 1591 Walton, Eng, and Ellen Fraunceis, b ca 1599 Stafford, Eng, d/o Thomas Fraunceis.  Hugh was s/o
.              Christopher Dicken, b 1576 (?1567) and ____ Aiken.  No references or proof given for this lineage.


.              Other Ref:  1.   James McAvoy's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: jmcavoy@social.rr.com   
.                                       In addition to the above children mentioned in Thomas' will, this ref also lists son Alexander, who could possibly
.                                       be the same person as "Sanders" above.  He gives the following info for Alexander:
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Alexander Dickens, d 15 Feb 1750/51 Surry Co, Va, m Lydia ____.
.                                       issue:
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1.   Peter Dickens, b 19 Feb 1739/40 Surry Co, m Martha ____.
.                                             issue:
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a.   Sally Dickens, chr 20 Feb 1761 Sussex Co, Va.
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2.   William Dickens, b 10 Jul 1742 Surry Co.
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3.   Lucy Dickens, b 11 Nov 1744 Surry Co.
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4.   Frederick Dickens, b 1 Jul 1747 Surry Co.