|. Thomas Dickens, 1784 - 1866, s/o Ephraim Dickens
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
023 Thomas Dickens,3 02 (Ephraim,2,.?.Binford,1)
. b 1784 Va; d 1866.
. m 9 Apr 1812 Patrick Co, Va to Rhoda Pennington (Rody), b 1790 Va, d 1870 Raleigh Co, WVa.
. (last name Pendleton acc to some sources)
. Thomas went with his brother Ephraim to Indiana, Ohio, and WVa (Va).
. 1820 Grayson Co, Va census, p 45, Thos Dinckens, 200010-40010. (another Thomas Dickens was in Brown Co, Ohio in 1820
. and 1830, but the census record for Logan Co fits this family better. This other Thomas may have been the s/o Thomas
. Dickens, brother of Ephraim.)
. 1830 Logan Co, Va ( now WVa) census, p 274, Thomas Dickens, 0220001-20001.
. 1840 Fayette Co, Va (now WVa) census, p 156, Thomas Dickens, 02112001-1130001.
. 1850 Raleigh Co, Va (now WVa) census, Dist 59, p 20, #272/272, Thomas Dickings,66 Va, farmer, $602, Rody,60 Va, Julia,17
. Va, Henderson,15 Va, Jehue,14 Va, Mary,12 Va, Mahala,7 Va, Julia Beasly,5 Va.
. 1860 Raleigh Co census, Peach Tree, p 997, #346/316, Thomas Dickin,75 Va, farmer, --, $43, Rhoda Dickins,68 Va, Mary Dick-
. ins,30 Va, spinster, Julia A. (?Bennett),15 Va, Mary A. Dickin,5 Va, Virginia C. Dickins,6 Va.
. 1870 census, Rhoda not located.
. issue: (plus another dau b ca 1816-17)
. 1. Lucrezia Dickens (Lucrita,Lucy), b Jan 1814, d 3 Nov 1883, m 29 May 1826 to John Bryant Scarbrough, b 15 May 1807
. Va, d 1 Mar 1886 Rock Creek, Raleigh Co, s/o John Ward Scarbrough and Eleanor Clarice Harper.
. 1850 Fayette Co census, p 367, #478478, John B. Scarber,41, farmer, $100, Lucy,35, Elizabeth,16, Dorcas,14, John M.,12,
. Elam,10, Emezella,7, Jane,6, Ellen,3, Rhoda,1/12.
. 1860 Raleigh Co census, Rock Creek, p 1001, #332/343, John B. Scarborough,50 Va, farmer, $1000, Lucy,46 Va, matron,
. Elizabeth,25 Va, spinster, John M.,22 Va, laborer, Elam,19 Va, laborer, Emesetta,16 Va, spinster, Jane,15 Va, spinster,
. Ellen,14 Va, Rhoda,11 Va, Mahala,6 Va, Julia,2 Va.
. 2. Lucinda Dickens, b ca 1813-14 Grayson Co, Va, d 15 Feb 1894 Boone Co, WVa, m Isaac Canterbury, b ca 1804-07 Mon-
. roe Co, Va, d 26 Feb 1887 Giles Co, Va, s/o Samuel Canterbury and Jane Dick.
. 1850 Boone Co, Va census, p 35, #466/466, Isaac Canterberry,46 Va, labourer, Lucinda,37 Va, Samuel,18 Va, labourer, Ellen,
. 17 Va, Wade,13 Va, Henderson,11 Va, Rhoda,8 Va, Letha,6 Va.
. 1860 Boone Co census, p 20, #126/126, Isaac Canterbury,53 Monroe Co, --, $75, Lucinda,46 Grayson Co, Rhoda,17 Fayette
. Co, Letha,16 Fayette Co.
0231 3. John Henry Dickens, b ca 1814-15 Va, m Ellender Hendricks (Nellie,Ellen).
. 4. Susannah Dickens (Susan), b 27 Mar 1821 Va, d 9 May 1880 Beckley, Raleigh Co, WVa, m 21 May 1840 Fayette Co to
. Rufus Canterbury, b ca 1814 Monroe Co, WVa, d 19 Nov 1895 Raleigh Co, s/o Samuel Canterbury and Jane Dick.
. 1850 Raleigh Co census, Dist 59, p 20, #279/279, Rufus Cantaberry,36 Va, farmer, Susan,30 Va, James,5 Va, Jane,3 Va,
. John,1 Va, Andrew Weeb,38 Va, laborer. (Andrew was s/o Giles Webb (#3) and Rachel Horton)
0232 5. Ephraim Dickens (Long), b ca 1820-23 Va, m(1) Mary Milam, m(2) Elizabeth Adeline Dickens Vealey.
. 6. Nancy Dickens, b ca 1820-29 Va, m 21 May 1840 Fayette Co to Jacob Webb (#36), b ca 1820-22 Va, s/o Giles Webb and
. Rachel Horton.
0233 7. Thomas Dickens, b ca 1823-27 Va, m Amelia (Milly,Milia) ____.
. Moved to Parke Co, Ind and Fayette and Tazewell Co's, Ill.
0234 8. James R. Dickens, b ca 1822-27 Va, m Susannah Webb (Susan).
. 9. Rhoda Dickens, b ca 1827 Va, m 18 Jul 1849 to Joseph Workman (?Jasper).
. 1850 census, family not located.
. 10. Julia Ann Dickens, b Mar 1830 Va, b 27 Aug 1857 (or 4 Nov 1858) to John Harvey, b ca 1829, s/o Joshua Harvey and
. Nancy Walls.
0235 11. Henderson Dickens, b 22 Dec 1831 Va, m Leah Ann Webb.
0236 12. Jehu Dickens (John), b 9 Sep 1832 Va, m(1) Margaret Hendricks, m(2) Catherine Warden.
. Moved to Parke Co, Ind and Fayette and Clay Co's, Ill.
. 13. Jemima Jane Dickens, b ca 1834 Va, m 18 Feb 1858 to Russell Walls.
. 14. Mahala Dickens, b Mar 1837 Va, m 10 Jun 1852 Raleigh Co to George Washington Pettry, b Dec 1830 Va, d ca 1908
. Boone Co, WVa, s/o John Pettry and Mary May. Mahala m 1871 to John Price.
. 15. Mary Dickens (Polly), b ca 1830-38 Va, m(1) Addison Milam, m(2) 23 Jul 1865 Wyoming Co to James A. Miller, m(3) 4
. Oct 1876 to James Townsley.
. 1870 census, family not located.
. ? 1880 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, p 138A, #46/47, Mary Townsley,53 Va, Eliza J. Milum,13 WVa (dau), living
. with Ja F. Canterbury family. (James is prob the s/o Susannah (Susan) Dickens, above)
. prob issue: (since Mary A. and Virginia C. were listed in the same household as Mary in the 1860 census with Thomas Dick-
. ens, they are prob her dau's)
. a. Mary A. Dickens, b ca 1855 Va.
. ? 1880 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, p 138A, #45/46, Mary J. Dickens,23 Va, living with Wm T. Morris.
. (this was next door to Mary Townsley, above)
. b. Virginia C. Dickens, b 26 Mar 1855 Va (WVa), d 25 Sep 1934 Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, "age 79 yrs, 6 mos, 29 days, of
. cardiac decompensation, d/o Sam McGinnis and Mary Dickens", bur Pine Knob, m ca 1800 to Napoleon Bonaparte Hen-
. dricks, b Mar 1858 Va (WVa). See her death certificate image below, informant Mrs. Myrtle Pettry. (Virginia has been
. misidentified by some sources as Virginia Caroline Dickens, b 1860, d/o Daniel Dickens (#0224)).
. 1880 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, p 137D, #41/43, Napolian B. Hendrix,23 Va, farming, Virginia,25 Va, living
. in same dwelling as Ephraim Dickins. (Ephraim Dickens (#0222))
. 1900 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 116, sheet 20B, #279/279, Napoleon B. Hendricks, Mar 1858 WVa, far-
. mer, Virginia C., Mar 1856 WVa (marr 20 yrs, 7 ch, 4 living), Dora M., Nov 82 WVa, Alvon, Apr 86 WVa, farm
. laborer, Mary, Dec 88 WVa, Myrtle, Jun 93 WVa.
. ? c. Eliza J. Milum, b ca 1867 WVa.
. Ref: 1. Judith Gunnoe's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 2. Info on desc of Thomas Dickens and Ephraim Dickens, by Nyla Creed DePauk
. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nylasgenealogy/genedic1.html, email: email@example.com
. Note: "Jasper" Dickens was listed as a s/o Thomas by some sources, but is prob the same person as James Dickens (#0223),
. of about the same age, who m Rhoda ____. James Dickens, age 18, was listed with Thomas and Milly Dickens in 1850,
. and he is unidentified.