|. Thomas Dickens, ? - 1718, of Surry Co, Va
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
. Thomas Dickens (ancestry unknown)
. 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.
. 1. Thomas Dickens, m Elizabeth (?Binford).
. 2. James Dickens.
. 3. Charles Dickens.
. 4. Mary Dickens, m ____ Vandinan.
. 5. Ann Dickens, m ____ Sesshings.
. 6. Margaret Dickens, m ____ Perry.
. 7. William Dickens.
. 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 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:
. Alexander Dickens, d 15 Feb 1750/51 Surry Co, Va, m Lydia ____.
. 1. Peter Dickens, b 19 Feb 1739/40 Surry Co, m Martha ____.
. a. Sally Dickens, chr 20 Feb 1761 Sussex Co, Va.
. 2. William Dickens, b 10 Jul 1742 Surry Co.
. 3. Lucy Dickens, b 11 Nov 1744 Surry Co.
. 4. Frederick Dickens, b 1 Jul 1747 Surry Co.