.                      Elias Christopher Dickens, 1880 - 1943
.                                 s/o Francis MarionDickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

023123   Elias Christopher Dickens,6                                                02312   (Francis,5,John,4,Thomas,3,Ephraim,2)
.
.                     "Christopher, Chris"
.                       b 31 Aug 1880 WVa; d 18 Mar 1943 Arnett, Raleigh Co, "age 62 yrs, 6 mos, 17 days, of coronary occlusion, myocarditis,
.                          s/o Frank Dickens and Nancy Hood", bur Honaker Cem, Arnett.
.                          See his death certificate
image below, informant Robert Dickens, which gives his birth date as 1 Sep 1880.
.                       m 7 Feb 1901 to Dora Alice Workman, b 27 Jan 1878 WVa, d 11 May 1977 (SSDI 234-96-0713 WVa), d/o William Wallace
.                           Workman and Mary Alice Roach.

.                       Dora's LR: Whitesville, Boone Co, WVa 25209.

.                       1910 Kanawha Co, WVa census, Cabin Creek Dist, Lewiston Pct, ED 56, sheet 5B, #97/99, Christopher Dickens,31 WVa,
.                                farmer, general, Dora,31 WVa (marr 9 yrs, 5 ch, 5 living), Vernie,8 WVa, Burtan,6 WVa, Charlie,5 WVa, Magnolia,2
.                                WVa, Frederick,11/12 WVa, Charles,15 WVa (brother), farm laborer, farm.
.                       1918, 12 Sep: Beckley, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: Chris Dickens, b 31 Aug 1880, age 38; of Pineknob,
.                                 Ral Co; occup: farmer; nearest relative: Dora Dickens; described as medium height and build, blue eyes, dark hair.
.                                 See
image below.
.                       1920 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 153, sheet 4A, #62/62, Chris C. Dickens,39 WVa, farmer, general farm, Dora
.                                A.,41 WVa, Verna C.,18 WVa, laborer, saw mill, Alfred B.,16 WVa, Charles A.,14 WVa, Magnolia,12 WVa, Fred C.,
.                                10 WVa, Nella,8 WVa, Robert D.,6 WVa, Tennis,3 WVa, Criss,?/12 WVa.
.                       1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 32B, #113/342, Christopher C. Dickens,48 WVa (marr age 19),
.                                laborer, coal mine, Dora,52 WVa (marr age 21), Robert,17 WVa, Tennis,14 WVa, Chriss,12 WVa, M. Marie,7 WVa.
.                       1942, 27 Apr: Eunice, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW II draft registration card: Chris Dickens, b 31 Aug 1880 Dry Creek, Raleigh
.                                 Co; of Arnett, Raleigh Co; employed by Colcord Coal Co; contact: Nora Dickens; described as 5' 11", 170 lbs, blue
.                                 eyes, gray hair, light complexion.  See
image below.

.                       issue:

.                       
1.   Verne Clinton Dickens (Vernie), b 22 Feb 1902 WVa, d 24 Dec 1968 (SSDI 233-07-9156 WVa), m Lula Forest Hon-
.                              aker, b 23 Feb 1903, d 14 Sep 1968.
.                              Verne's LR: Arnett, Raleigh Co 25007.
.                              1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 12A, #102/102, Verna C. Dickens,28 WVa (marr age 22),
.                                       laborer, coal mine, Lula,27 WVa (marr age 21), Ruth,9 WVa, Eugine,4 6/12 WVa.
.                              issue:
.                              
a.   Mary Elsie Dickens (Ruth), b 23 Dec 1920 WVa, d 6 Feb 1986.
.                              
b.   William Dolph Dickens, b ca 1922.
.                              
c.   Christopher Eugene Dickens, b 2 Sep 1925 WVa, d 28 Nov 1991 (SSDI 235-30-6986 WVa).
.                              
d.   Paul Ervin Dickens, b 4 Mar 1931.
.                              
e.   William Linden Dickens, b 16 Aug 1933, d 12 May 1976 (SSDI 235-52-4590 WVa).
.                              
f.    Dardanella Irene Dickens, b 9 Apr 1938.

.                       
2.   Alfred Burtan Dickens (Bert), b 5 Jan 1904 WVa, d 4 Dec 1980 Wooster, Wayne Co, Ohio, age "76" (SSDI 236-
.                             09-1164 WVa), m 11 Jan 1923 to Della Mae Gunnoe, b 25 Feb 1907 WVa, d 19 May 1991 (SSDI 232-66-0825 WVa).
.                             His LR: Creston, Wayne Co, Ohio 44217.
.                             1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 6A, #15/15, Bert Dickens,26 WVa (marr age 19), laborer, coal
.                                      mine, Della,23 WVa (marr age 16), Darl,6 WVa, Alma L.,4 9/12 WVa, Naoma A.,2 7/12 WVa, Donald D.,7/12
.                                      WVa.
.                             issue:
.                             
a.   Ezra Darl Dickens, b 22 Oct 1923 WVa, d 13 Jul 1993 Wayne Co, Ohio, age "69" (SSDI 233-30-8186 WVa).  His
.                                   LR: Creston, Wayne Co, Ohio 44217.   He was married and his mother's name Gunnoe acc to Ohio death index.
.                             
b.   Alma Louise Dickens, b 1 Jul 1925 Drews Creek, Raleigh Co, d 23 Mar 2003 Rochester, Monroe Co, NY, m Den-
.                                   ver Posey Webb, b 23 Dec 1914 Rock Creek, Raleigh Co, d 20 Jun 1988 Lynchburg, Campbell Co, Va, s/o Mary
.                                   Elizabeth Webb (d/o John Henry Webb).
.                             
c.   Naoma Alice Dickens, b 9 Aug 1927 WVa.
.                             
d.   Donald Doris Dickens, b 1 Sep 1929 WVa.
.                             
e.   Leroy Bert Dickens, b 15 Nov 1931.
.                             
f.    Mary Etta Dickens, b 22 Dec 1933.
.                             
g.   Robert Samuel Dickens, b 21 Dec 1937.

.                       
3.   Charles Aden Dickens, b 3 Sep 1905 WVa, d 11 Sep 1925 Edulight, Raleigh Co, "age 20 yrs, 19 days, killed instantly
.                             by falling slate, s/o Chris Dickens and Dora Workman", bur Arnett, m Tessie Elain McMillion.  See his death certificate
.                             
image below, informant Chris Dickens.

.                       
4.   Enola Maude Dickens (Magnolia), b 2 Aug 1907 Raleigh Co, d 14 Dec 1994 (SSDI 234-70-7541 WVa), m 14 Jul
.                             1926 Raleigh Co to
James Gifford Webb (Gifford,Gip) (#3362), b 28 Apr 1905 Raleigh Co, d 30 Oct 1982 (SSDI 236-
.                             01-1318 WVa), s/o Robert L. Webb (Chub) and Ruth Caroline Cook (Lulu).
.                             Enola's and James' LR: Beckley, Raleigh Co 25801.

.                       
5.   Frederick Carson Dickens (Fred), b 12 May 1909 WVa, d 5 Dec 1934 Stickney, Raleigh Co, "age 25 yrs, 6 mos, 23
.                             days, of fracture of skull, cerebral hemorrhage, s/o Chriss Dickens and Dora Workman", bur Arnett, m 26 Jan 1929 to
.                             Carrie Elizabeth Farley, b 3 May 1912 WVa.  See his death certificate
image below.
.                             1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 12A, #117/117, Fred C. Dickens,23 WVa (marr age 22), labor-
.                                       er, coal mine, Carrie E.,19 WVa (marr age 18), Delma F.,5/12 WVa, Deloris M.,5/12 WVa.
.                              issue:
.                              
a.   Delma Fae Dickens, b 14 Dec 1929 WVa.
.                              
b.   Delcie Mae Dickens, b 14 Dec 1929 WVa.
.                              
c.   Marvin Ray Dickens, b 26 Oct 1932.

.                        
6.   Nell Grace Dickens, b 30 Jun 1911 WVa, d 6 Nov 1996 (SSDI 232-94-7383 WVa or NC), m 22 Sep 1929 to Alba
.                              Merrill Hendricks, b 11 Nov 1905, d 30 Dec 1982 (SSDI 234-24-3541 WVa).
.                              Nell's LR: Winter Park, Orange Co, Fla 32792.  Alba's LR: Oceana, Wyoming Co, WVa 24870.

.                        
7.   Robert Lyndoil Dickens, b 28 Jan 1914 WVa, d 22 May 1982 (SSDI 232-12-1179 WVa or NC), m 19 Jul 1940 to
.                              Goldie Lee Taylor, b 22 Feb 1920.
.                              His LR: Glen Daniel, Raleigh Co 25844.
.                              issue:
.                              
a.   Alfred Lyndoil Dickens (Buddy), b 10 Apr 1942.
.                              
b.   Carolyn Lucille Dickens, b 28 Nov 1943.
.                              
c.   Sandra Kaye Dickens, b 11 Feb 1945.
.                              
d.   Robert Glendale Dickens, b 2 Jan 1947.

.                        
8.   Tennis Chloe Dickens, b 9 Jun 1916 WVa, d 12 Apr 1999 (SSDI 235-68-1586 WVa), m(1) 17 Jan 1937 to Thomas
.                              Edward Holley, b 2 Apr 1917, d 30 Apr 1953.  Tennis m(2) 25 Nov 1976 to Ronald Clifford Taylor, b 9 May 1925, d
.                              2 Nov 1987 (SSDI 236-24-9386 WVa).
.                              Tennis' LR: Danville, Boone Co, WVa 25053.  Ronald's LR: Whitesville, Boone Co 25309.

.                        
9.   William Chris Dickens, b 11 Jun 1919 WVa, m 6 Feb 1946 to Carrie Madeline Wills, b 3 May 1922, d 11 Mar 2008
.                              (SSDI 236-38-8875 WVa).  Carrie's LR: (Texas).
.                              issue:
.                              
a.   Marka Lorraine Dickens, b 18 Jan 1947.
.                              
b.   Mary Jane Dickens, b 20 May 1948.
.                              
c.   William Chris Dickens, b and d 22 May 1951.
.                              
d.   Theda Janiline Dickens, b 31 May 1952.

.                      
10.   Mattie Marie Dickens, b 13 Jun 1922 WVa, d 3 Jun 2000 (SSDI 236-38-9072 WVa), m 31 Dec 1944 to Loren Gene
.                              Daniel, b 24 Feb 1920, d 13 May 1925 (SSDI 234-24-3350 WVa).
.                              Mattie's LR and LB and Loren's LR: Naoma, Raleigh Co 25140.








.                       Ref:  1.   Garland Steele''s notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: gw1928@aol.com   
.                                2.   Linda Zollinger's notes at
www.rootsweb, email: w.zolly@worldnet.att.net   
.                                3.   Roy Bailey's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: Pepsi1951@aol.com   
.                                4.   
http://archiver.rootsweb/th/read/WVWYOMIN/2002-03/1015799718  
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