.           William Andrew Dickens, 1875 - 1948, s/o William Dickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

023114   William Andrew Dickens,6                           02311   (William,5,John,4,Thomas,3,?Ephraim,2,.?.Binford,1)
.
.                    "Bill"
.                      b 11 Aug 1875 Pine Knob, Raleigh Co WVa; d 18 Mar 1948 Van, Boone Co, WVa, "age 71 yrs, 7 mos, 7 days, of coronary
.                         thrombosis, s/o William Dickens and Nancy Turner", bur Dickens Cem, Pine Knob, Raleigh Co.
.                         See death certificate
image below.  (his birthdate 11 Aug 1876 acc to death cert, but this inconsistent with his brother's
.                         birthdate)
.                      m 17 Jan 1901 Raleigh Co to Melissa Angeline Canterbury, b 26 Dec 1881 Raleigh Co, d 3 Apr 1956 Van, Boone Co, WVa,
.                         "age 74 yrs, 3 mos, 7 days, of carcinoma gall bladder", bur Dickens Cem, Pine Knob, Raleigh Co, d/o Samuel Lewis Canter-
.                          bury and Sarah Ann Webb (Salle) (d/o
Henry Webb (#37)).  See Melissa's death certificate image below

.                      1910 Raleigh Co,WVa census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 171, sheet 4A, #58/58, W.A. Dickins,35 WVa, farmer, general farm,
.                               Angeline,30 WVa (marr 9 yrs, 2 ch, 1 living), Lewis B.,6 WVa.
.                      1918, 12 Sep: Beckley, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: William Andrew Dickens, b 1 Aug 1875, age 43; of
.                                Pineknob, Ral Co; occup: farming; nearest relative: Melisia Dickens; described as tall, slender build, blue eyes, black
.                                hair, has weak eyes.  See
image below.
.                      1920 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 153, sheet 4A, #60/60, William M.,44 WVa, farmer, general farm, Messia A.,
.                               38 WVa, Lewis B.,15 WVa, Sidney A.,7 WVa, Winifred (?L.),3 WVa.
.                      1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 33A, #125/564, William A. Dickens,58 WVa (marr age 25), far-
.                               mer, farming, Mallisia,48 WVa (marr age 19), Sidney,17 WVa, Winfred,14 WVa.
.                      1940 Boone Co census, Crook Dist, ED 3-3, sheet 9A, #131, William Dickens,64 WVa, (no occup), Melissa,62 WVa, Wini-
.                               fred,22 WVa, coal loader, coal mines.

.                      issue:

.                      
1.   Lewis Braden Dickens (Braden), b 1904 WVa, d 23 Apr 1924 "Beckle", Raleigh Co, "age 20", of peritinitis, s/o W. A.
.                            Dickens and Mellisa Canterbery", bur Pine Knob, WVa.  Single.  See his death certificate
image below.
.                            1920 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 153, sheet 3A, #41/41, Braden Dickens,15 WVa (grandson), farmer,
.                                     home farm, living with ....rray and Sarah Canterbury.

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2.   Sidney Arvel Dickens, b 31 Jan 1913 WVa, m Sylvia Cornette.

.                      
3.   Winifred (?L.) Dickens, b 6 Oct 1916 WVa, d 10 Jul 1974 (SSDI 236-09-2525 WVa), bur Memory Gardens, Madison,
.                            Boone Co.  His LR: Madison, Boone Co 25130.  See
picture of his tombstone below.







.                      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 Ulysses S. Dickens, by Nyla Creed Depauk
.                                     
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nylasgenealogy/genedic1.html, email: ncreed1@aol.com  
.                               8.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Bonita Hager.
.
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com  
.          Added by Bonita Hager