.          William Dickens, 1843 - 1918, s/o John Henry Dickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

02311   William Dickens,5                                                                         0231   (John,4,Thomas,3,Ephraim,2,.?.Binford,1)
.
.                    b 4 Jan 1843 Fayette Co, Va (WVa); d 30 Oct 1918 Raleigh Co.
.                    m 25 Jan 1866 Raleigh Co, WVa to Nancy Elizabeth Turner, b 17 Jan 1843 Patrick Co, Va, d 3 Aug 1916 Raleigh Co, d/o
.                        John Bennett Turner and Naoma Angeline Exoney Via.

.                    William served in the US Army.

.                    1870 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork, p 361, #147/51, Wm Dickens,25 Va, farming, --, $100, Nancy,24 Va, Naomia A.,6
.                             WVa, George S.,1 WVa.
.                    1880 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork, p 138B, #60/63, William Dickins,27 Va, farming, Nancy E.,27 Va, Naoma E.,13 WVa,
.                             George S.,10 WVa, John T.,9 WVa, Mary E.,7 WVa, Loranza S.,6 WVa (sister), William A.,4 WVa, Ulissus S.,3 WVa,
.                             Elmer E.,1 WVa, Ellenor Dickins,59 Va (mother, wid/div), dropsy, James R.,17 WVa (son), farm laborer, Julian Estep,
.                             31 WVa, farm laborer, John R.,5 WVa (son).
.                    1900 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 116, sheet 21A, #285/285, William Dickens, Jan 1843 WVa, farmer, Nancy E.,
.                             Jan 1843 Va (marr 34 yrs, 10 ch, 10 living), Mary E., Mar 1875 WVa, William, Aug 1875 WVa, farm laborer, Sidney,
.                             Jan 1877 WVa, farm laborer, Elmer, Feb 1879 WVa, farm laborer, Marion, May 1881 WVa, farm laborer, Leander S.,
.                             Sep 1883 WVa, farm laborer.
.                    1910 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 171, sheet 4B, #69/69, William Dickens,67 WVa, farmer, general farm, Nancy
.                             E.,67 WVa (marr 44 yrs, 10 ch, 10 living), George S.,41 WVa, farmer, general farm, Marion,27 WVa, Spurlock,23 WVa.

.                    issue:

.                    
1.   Naomia Angeline Dickens, b 23 Feb 1867 WVa, d prioir 1918, m 24 Oct 1887 Raleigh Co to William E. Pettry, b 8 Apr
.                          1867 Raleigh Co, d 20 Oct 1950, s/o William Pettry and Arena Pettry.

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2.   George Sanford Dickens, b 3 Jun 1869 Raleigh Co, d 7 Jul 1937 Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, "age 68 yrs, 1 mo, 4 days, of
.                          arteriosclerosis, s/o William Dickens and Nancy Turner", bur Pine Knob.  Single.  See his death certificate
image below.
.                          1900 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 116, sheet 21A, #286/286, George Dickens, Jun 1868 WVa, farmer.
.                          1910 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 171, sheet 4B, #69/69, George S. Dickens,41 WVa, farmer, general farm,
.                                   living with his parents.
.                          1920 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 153, sheet 4A, #56/56, George S. Dickens,49 WVa, farmer, general farm,
.                                   Marion,39 WVa (brother), farmer, general farm.
.                          1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 33A, #124/563, George S. Dickens,58 WVa, farmer, general
.                                   farm, roomer with Sam and Ollie Dickens.
.                          Double listing for George:
.                          1930 Boone Co census, Crook Dist, Van, ED 3-3, sheet 4B, #65/73, George Dickens,60 WVa (nephew), laborer, odd jobs,
                             living with James R. and Mary Dickens.  (this was
James Remley Dickens (#02316)).

023112         
3.   John Thomas Dickens, b 22 Oct 1870 Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, m Arena Evelyn Pettry (Rena).

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4.   Mary Ellen Dickens (Sis), b 10 Mar 1872 WVa, d 2 Nov 1956, m 23 Apr 1908 to Thomas Mavin Wills, b Aug 1866, d
.                          22 Jan 1956, s/o Enoch Berry Wills and Nancy Laxton.

023113         
5.   Loranza S. Dickens (Rand), b 14 Oct 1873 Raleigh Co, m Clara Workman (Clarry).

023114         
6.   William Andrew Dickens (Bill), b 11 Aug 1875 Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, m Melissa Angeline Canterbury.

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7.   Ulysses Sidney Dickens (Sidney,U.S.,Sid), b 30 Jan 1877 WVa, d 6 Jan 1972 Athens (SSDI d "Jul" 234-34-0021
.                          WVa), m(1) ca 1923 to Myrtle Callaway Jarrell, m(2) 15 Sep 1943 to Virgie C. Oxley, b 27 Dec 1887, d 1 Sep 1988 (SSDI
.                          233-74-2120 WVa), d/o Daniel Oxley and Melissa Ruth Bolin.  Ulysses' and Virgie's LR: Athens, Mercer Co, WVa 24712.
.                          1910 Raleigh Co census, Town Dist, Court House Pct 1, Beckley, ED 177, sheet 13A, #209/209, Ulysses S. Dickens,33
.                                    WVa, teacher, school, boarder with Robert J. Martin family.
.                          1920 Raleigh Co census, Town Dist, Beckley, ED 163, sheet 22B, #431/431, Sidni U. Dickes,40 WVa, painter, job work,
.                                   boarder with George H. Mellen.
.                          1930 census, Ulysses not located.
.                          1940 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, Arnett, ED 41-6, sheet 5A, #76, U.S. Dickens,63 WVa (uncle, div), farming,
.                                   farm, living with Orville Dickens.

023116         
8.   Elmer Ellsworth Dickens, b 20 Feb 1879 Raleigh Co, m Almeda Workman (Meda).

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9.   Francis Marion Dickens (Marion), b 15 May 1881 Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, d 30 Dec 1954 Charleston, Kanawha Co,
.                         "age 73 yrs, 7 mos, 15 days, of generalized arteriosclerosis, s/o William Dickens and Nancy Turner", bur Pine Knob.
.                          Single.  See his death certificate
image below, informant nephew William Dickens..
.                          1920 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 153, sheet 4A, #56/56, Marion Dickens,39 WVa (brother), farmer, general
.                                   farm, living with George S. Dickens.
.                          1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-3, sheet 36B, #184/383, Marion Dickens,50 WVa (brother), laborer,
.                                   farming, living with Spurley Dickens' family.

023118       
10.   Leander Spurlock Dickens (Spurlock), b 5 Sep 1884 Dry Creek, Raleigh Co (b Sep 1883 acc to 1900 census), m(1) Cora
.                          Bailey, m(2) Gracie Peninthia Nicholas Stover.  He was b 5 Sep 1883 acc to Ref 6 below, but b 5 Sep 1884 acc to both his
.                          WW I and WW II draft registration cards.








.                   Ref:  1.   Nina L. Massey's notes.
.                            2.   Sylvia Bragg's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: sylvia.bragg@veirizon.com   
.                            3.   Jesse Macon Lawrence Jr's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: jmljr39@msn.com   
.                            4.   Joel Hager's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: hagerj@us.mil.com   
.                            5.   Judith Gunnoe's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: jgunnoe@aol.com   
.                            6.  "
The Turner Family of Mattsville", Nyla Creek DePauk, originally published on Raleigh Co, WVa GenWeb site.
.                                  
http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/wv/raleigh/bios/turner1.txt   
.                            7.   Info on descendants of Ephraim and Thomas Dickens, and picture of many of the above, by Nyla Creed DePauk
.                                  
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nylasgenealogy/genedic1.html, email: ncreed1@aol.com    
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