.                Jehu Dickens, 1832 - 1907, s/o Thomas Dickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

0236   Jehu Dickens,4                                                                                                  023   (Thomas,3,Ephraim,2,.?.Binford,1)
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.               "John"
.                 b 9 Sep 1832 Logan Co, Va; d 29 Mar 1907 St Louis, Mo, bur Flora, Ill.
.                 m(1) 20 Jul 1854 Raleigh Co, Va (WVa) to Margaret Hendricks, b 9 Aug 1832 Va, d 1899, bur Flora, Ill, d/o Francis (Hen-
.                         dricks) Hendrix and Margaret Stewart (Peggy).
.                 m(2) 30 Mar 1903 to Catherine L. Warden, b ca 1848 Ky.

.                 1860 Raleigh Co, Va (now WVa)  census, Peach Tree, p 997, #348/318, John Dickens,28 Va, laborer, --, $20, Margaret,25 Va,
.                          Evaline,2 Va, (?Ashwood),1/12 Va.
.                 1870 Parke Co, Ind census, Sugar Creek Twp, p 184, #35/35, Jehu Dickens,37 Va, farm laborer, --, $100, Margaret,35 Va, Eve-
.                          line,14 Va, Ashwood,12 Va, Franklin,9 Va, Samantha,6 Va, Mahala,4 Va, Margaret,1 Ind.
.                 1880 Fayette Co, Ill census, Avena, p 120C, #103, Jehu Dickens,47 Va, farming, Margaret,47 Va, Ashford,20 Va, Francis H.,19
.                          Va, Mahala,14 Va, Margaret,12 Va, Sarah I.,5 Va, Andrew,5/12 Va (Jan).
.                 1900 Clay Co, Ill census, Harter Twp, ED 5, sheet 10A, #220/231, J. Dickens, Sep 1832 Va (wid), minister UB, Saray, Aug 75
.                          Va, Andrew O., Jan 80 Ill.
.                 1910 Fayette Co, Ill census, Avena Twp, ED 52, sheet 2B, #22/22, Catherine L. Dickens,62 Ky (wid), own income, Charles L.
.                          Lyons,19 Kans (nephew), brakeman, railroad.
.                 1920 census, Catherine not located.

.                 Jehu enlisted in 1861 with Co H, 8th Va Inf, and later 7th WVa Cav Vols.  Taken prisoner near Marsh Bridge in Dec 1861 and
.                 imprisoned at Libby Prison, Richmond, Va.  He was discharged for disability in Jan 1863.  He rejoined the conflict and was
.                 commissioned as a 1st Lt in the WVa State Guards, serving until 1 Aug 1865 at Camp Lens Creek, WVa.  He later served as a
.                 minster with the United Brethern Church..

.                 issue:

.            ?   
1.   Mary Ann Dickens, b 26 Jul 1855 Raleigh Co, d 30 Jan 1935.  Not in census.  One source says she m William Williamson.

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2.   Martha Jane Dickens, b 20 Mar 1857 Raleigh Co, d 8 Aug 1857.

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3.   Evaline Dickens, b 22 Jun 1858 Raleigh Co, d 1870.

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4.   Ashford Hall Dickens, b 1 Jun 1860 Beckley, Raleigh Co, m Annetta Harvey (Nettie).
.                       Moved to Jefferson Co, Ill and Fountain and Vigo Co's, Ind.

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5.   Francis H. Dickens (Franklin), b ca 1861 Va.  Claimed by some sources to be the Francis Jennings King Dickens
.                       (Frank) (#02335), b 1 Apr 1862, who lived in Tazewell Co, Ill, and marr Ida Barbara Crawford, but this was apparently
.                       the s/o Jehu's brother Thomas Dickens.
.                       1900 census, Francis not located.

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6.   Samantha Dickens (Mattie), b 13 May 1864 Va, m Soake Poppen.

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7.   May Dickens, b 14 Jul 1866 Raleigh Co, d 7 Jun 1906 St Elmo, Fayette Co, Ind, m(1) ____ Farmer, m(2) 28 Oct 1888
.                       Fayette Co, Ill to Samuel M. McGraw.
.                       (apparently Mahala, b ca 1866-68, listed in the census')

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8.   Margaret Marie Dickens (Maggie), b 25 Jun 1868 Ind, m Hi Zeitler.

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9.   Sarah Jane Dickens (Sadie), b 9 Aug 1875 Ind, m Winston Beasley.

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10.   William Dickens, b 9 Aug 1875, d young.  Not in census'.

02363      
11.   Andrew Omer Dickens, b 19 Jan 1880 Ill, m Dollie L. Williams.
.                       Moved to Clark Co, Ill and Los Angeles Co, Cal.







.                Ref:  1.  Obit of Rev Jehu Dickens, "
The Raleigh Register", Beckley, WVa, 11 Apr 1907.
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http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~nylasgenealogy/UnitedWeStand.html   
.                         2. "
Descendants of Francis (Hendricks) Hendrix", Nyla Creek DePauk:
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http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/d/e/p/Nyla-C-Depauk/ODT3-0001.html?Welcome=1074870333   
.                         3. "
Descendants of Ephraim Dickens", www.geocities.com/Heartland/Prairie/1318/dickens.html  
.                         4.   Donald Roby's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: DonRobRoby@aol.com   
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