|. James Ashford Dickens, 1898 - 1965, s/o James Franklin Dickens
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
023432 James Ashford Dickens,6 02343 (James,5,James,4,Thomas,3,Ephraim,2)
. b 8 Dec 1898 Boone Co, WVa; d 13 Sep 1965 Beckley, Raleigh Co, "age 65, of pulmonary edema, diffuse pneumonia left
. lung, widowed, retired miner" (SSDI 232-12-7405 WVa or NC). James was b 8 Dec 1899 acc to his WW I draft registration
. m 21 Jul 1919 Raleigh Co, WVa to Isabelle Massey, b 9 Sep 1898 Arnett, Raleigh Co, d 14 Jul 1930 Arnett, Marsh Fork
. Dist, Raleigh Co, "age 31 yrs, 10 mos, 5 days, d/o W.G. Massey and Sarah Wills". See her death certificate image below,
. informant Liser Cook.
. 1918, 12 Sep: Beckley, Raleigh Co, WVa: WW I draft registration card: James Ashford Dickens, b 8 Dec 1899, age 19, of
. Dorothy, Raleigh Co; occup: miner for Western Pocahontas Fuel Co; nearest relative: Franklin Dickens; described as
. medium height and build, blue eyes, light hair. See image below.
. 1920 Raleigh Co census, Marsh Fork Dist, ED 153, sheet 8A, #132/132, Ash Dickins,21 WVa, miner, coal mine, Isabelle,22
. 1930 Raleigh Co census, Clear Fork Dist, Dorothy, ED 11, sheet 2A, #23/24, Ashford Dickens,30 WVa (marr age 21), min-
. ing, coal mines, Isabell,31 WVa (marr age 22), Chester,9 WVa, Troy,8 WVa, Ugene,5 WVa, Virgil,3 WVa.
. 1. Chester Dickens, b ca 1921 WVa.
. 2. Troy Dickens, b ca 1922 WVa.
. 3. Eugene Dickens, b 24 Jun 1924 WVa, d 8 Sep 2000 Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio, age "76" (SSDI 233-34-6313
. WVa), with LR: Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio 45210. He had served in the US Army, was widowed, and his mother's
. maiden name Massey acc to Ohio death index.
. 4. Virgil Dickens, b ca 1927 WVa.