|. John Henry Dickens, 1847 - 1926, s/o John Henry Dickens
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
02313 John Henry Dickens,5 0231 (John,4,Thomas,3,Ephraim,2,.?.Binford,1)
. "Long John"
. b Jan 1847 Pine Knob, Fayette Co, Va (now WVa); d 30 Dec 1926 Mattsville (or Maynor), Raleigh Co, WVa, "age 79 yrs, of
. senility, s/o John Dickens and Nellie Hendricks", bur Maynor, WVa. See his death certificate image below, informant S.J.
. m 30 Apr 1874 Raleigh Co to Mary Jane Turner, b 22 Dec 1850 Patrick Co, Va, d 29 Dec 1926 Trap Hill, Raleigh Co, "age 77,
. of apoplexy, arterio-sclerosis, d/o John Turner", bur Maynor, WVa, d/o John Burnett Turner and Naoma Angeline Exoney
. Via. See her death certificate image below, informant R.V. Dickens.
. 1880 Raleigh Co census, Clear Fork, p 127A, John Dickens,32 Va, farmer, Mary J.,26 Va, Henry J.,5 WVa, Sarah E.,3 WVa,
. Almedia,2 WVa, Robert,1 mo WVa.
. 1900 Raleigh Co census, Clear Fork Dist, ED 115, sheet 12A, #166/167, John Dickens, Jan 1847 WVa, Mary J., Dec 1850
. WVa (marr 26 yrs, 7 ch, 7 living), Sarah E., Aug 76 WVa, Almeda, Mar 78 WVa, Robert V., May 80 Va, farm laborer,
. Claricy, May 82 WVa, Leata M., May 86 WVa, Na... J., Mar 90 WVa.
. 1910 Raleigh Co census, Clear Fork Dist, ED 170, sheet 9A, #137/143, John Dickens,63 WVa, farmer, general farm, Mary J.,
. 59 Va (marr 36 yrs, 8 ch, 7 living), Almeda,32 WVa, Robert V.,29 WVa (wid), laborer, home farm, Clearsy,25 WVa,
. Nancy J.,20 WVa, Grada F.,8 WVa (grandson), Lena A.,5 WVa (grandau).
. 1920 Raleigh Co census, Clear Fork Dist, ED 151, sheet 12A, #144/146, John Dickins,73 WVa, farmer, general farm, Mary J.,
. 69 WVa, Robert,40 WVa, laborer, home farm, Arnie Bailey,5 WVa (grandson).
023131 1. Henry Jahue Dickens (Jahue), b 10 Mar 1875 Raleigh Co, m Mary Etta Turner (Ettie).
. 2. Sarah Elizabeth Dickens (Liz), b 27 Aug 1876 Raleigh Co, d 5 Jul 1943 Raleigh Co, bur Dickens-Turner Cem, m 25
. Aug 1904 Raleigh Co to George Henderson, b 1875 Floyd Co, Va, d 4 Mar 1944 Raleigh Co, bur Dickens-Turner Cem.
. issue: none
. 3. Almeda Dickcns (Meade), b 10 Mar 1878 Raleigh Co, d 30 Nov 1929 Raleigh Co, m 10 May 1911 Raleigh Co to
. Thomas Jasper Bailey (Tom), b May 1865 Raleigh Co, s/o Green W. Bailey (Greenville,Gum) and Mahala Stover.
. Thomas had m(1) 22 Jan 1885 Raleigh Co to Nancy Matthias, b 1868, d/o Sarah A. Matthias.
. a. Grady Franklin Dickens, b 24 May 1901 Raleigh Co, d 28 Jan 1961 Raleigh Co, bur Dickens-Turner Cem, Matsville.
. 4. Robert Via Dickens (Bob), b 22 May 1880 Raleigh Co, d 14 Feb 1958 Raleigh Co, m(1) 7 Apr 1903 Raleigh Co to Re-
. becca Jane Davis, d ca 1908-10, d/o Lucian B. Davis and Millie A. Catherine Arnold. Bob m(2) 2 Oct 1907 Raleigh Co to
. Cora Rebecca Wiseman, b 10 Jun 1876 Raleigh Co, d/o George Lewis Wiseman and Emeline Walker (Emily).
. 1910 Raleigh Co census, Clear Fork Dist, ED 170, sheet 9A, #137/143, Robert V.,29 WVa (wid), laborer, home farm, liv-
. ing with his parents.
. 1918, 12 Sep: Beckley, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: Robert Via Dickens, b 22 May 1880, age 38; of
. Maynor, Raleigh Co; occup: farmer; nearest relative: Mary Jane Dickens; described as tall and medium build, blue
. eyes, black hair, weak eyes and legs. See image below.
. 1920 census, Robert,40 WVa, laborer, home farm, living with his parents.
. 1930 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 41-4, sheet 38A, #173/422, Robert V. Dickens,49 WVa (marr age 22),
. boarder, living with Daniel M. and Rena Webb family.
. 1942, 27 Apr: Eunice, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW II draft registration card: Robert Dickens, b 22 May 1880 Matville, WVa,
. age 61; of Rt 1, Harper, Raleigh Co; occup: farming; contact: Lizzie Henderson; described as 5' 4", 140 lbs, blue
. eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion. See image below.
. 5. Claricy/Clearisy Dickens, b 10 May 1882 Raleigh Co, d 5 Aug 1920 Kanawha Co, m(1) 5 Nov 1903 Raleigh Co to
. Andrew Lewis Phipps (Andy), s/o Andrew Lewis Phipps and Emily Francis Daniel. She m(2) 12 Mar 1912 Raleigh Co
. to Martin Bibb Bailey, b ca 1865-67 Wyoming Co, s/o Thomas C. Bailey and Darcus Brooks.
. 6. (son) Dickens, b 22 Aug 1884, d shortly after birth, bur Dickens Turner Cem.
. 7. Leota Matilda Frances Dickens, b 30 May 1886 Raleigh Co, d 27 Sep 1971 Raleigh Co (not located in SSDI), bur Blue
. Ridge Memorial Gardens, m 14 Dec 1904 Raleigh Co to Elbert Williams, b 5 Nov 1885 Raleigh Co, d 3 Apr 1921 Raleigh
. Co, s/o Thomas William Williams (Tom) and Nancy Virginia Atha (Nan).
. 8. Nancy Jane Dickens, b 18 Mar/Apr 1890 Raleigh Co, d 24 Sep 1931 Raleigh Co, m 23 Aug 1910 Raleigh Co to Posey
. Green Sumner, b 27 Apr 1881 Floyd Co, Va, d 3 Feb 1953 Daniels, Raleigh Co, bur Clear Fork, s/o Giles W. Sumner and
. Dollie Ann Ellen Roop. Posey had m(1) 16 Dec 1901 Raleigh Co to Ruth Ellen Moles, b Aug 1867, bur Workman's Creek
. Cem, Raleigh Co, d/o James Moles and Mary Ann Ewing. Ruth had m(1) 3 Mar 1887 Raleigh Co to Henry Porter Wise-
. Ref: 1. Nina L. Massey's notes.
. 2. Sylvia Bragg's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 3. Jesse Macon Lawrence Jr's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 4. Joel Hager's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 5. Judith Gunnoe's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 6. "Some Descendants of John Henry Dickens and Mary Jane (Turner) Dickens", Nyla Crered DePauk.
. "The Turner Family of Mattsville", Nyla Creed DePauk, orignially posted on Raleigh Co, WVa GenWeb site.
. http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/wv/raleigh/bios/turner1.txt, email: firstname.lastname@example.org