.       Henry Ellis Dickens, 1872 - 1950, s/o John Henry Dickens
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1311   Henry Ellis Dickens,6                                                                           131   (John,5,Ransom,4,Benford,3,Thomas,2)
.
.              "Ellis"
.                b 16 Jan 1872 Carroll Co, Va (b Jan 1874 acc to 1900 census); d 25 Jan 1950 Bluefield, Tazewell Co, Va, "s/o John Henry Dic-
.                   kens and Sarah Gallimore", bur Church of God Cem, Abbs Valley, Tazewell Co, Va.
.                   See
picture of his tombstone below, which gives a birth date of 16 Jan 1867, which is apparently incorrect.
.                   He was not listed in the 1870 census with his parents, was age 7 in the 1880, age 21 in  his 1894 marr rec, b Jan 1874 acc to
.                   1900 census, age 30 in the 1910 census, and age 53 int the 1920 census.
.                m 27 Jul 1894 Pulaski Co, Va to Ona Odella Harris (Oney), b 3 Mar 1870 Patrick Co (b Mar 1872 acc to 1900 census), d 29 Aug
.                    1959 Tazewell Co, d/o Saml and L. Harris.  See
picture of Oney's tombstone below.

.                1900 Pulaski Co, Va census, West Newbern Dist, ED 48, sheet 12B, #197/197, H.E. Dickens, Jan 1874 Va, farm labor, Ona I.,
.                         Mar 1872 Va (marr 6 yrs, 2 ch, 2 living), Minda, May 88 Va (dau), (?Louis), May 94 Va (son).  (Ona may not have been
.                         the children's mother, since a faint line was marked through the "2 ch" and "2 living" entries)
.                1910 Pulaski Co census, Newbern Dist, ED 47, sheet 1B, #17/17, Ellis Dickens,30 Va, farmer, home farm, Onie,40 Va (marr 18
.                         yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Maggie,7 Va (granddau).
.                1920 Mercer Co, WVa census, Beaver Pond Dist, Bluefield, ED 80, sheet 33A, #610/653, Henry C.(?E.) Dickens,53 Va, laborer,
.                         saw mill, Onia A.,56 Va, Arther Childers,27 Va (granddau), laborer, saw mill, Maggie M.,17 Va (grandson), Robert E.,1 1/12
.                         WVa (ggchild), James L.,0/12 WVa (ggchild).
.                1930 Tazewell Co census, Clear Fork, ED 93-5, sheet 40A, #253/253, Ellis Dickens,53 Va (marr age 23), timberman, coal mine,
.                         Ona M.,53 Va (marr age 24).  (living next to his brother James W.)
.                Double listing for family:
.                1930 Tazewell Co census, Jeffersonville, ED 93-10, sheet 30B, #529/351, Henry E. Dickens,56 Va (marr age 21), farmhand,
.                          farming, Oney I.,59 Va (marr age 24).  (living next to his brother Samuel R.)
.                1940 Tazewell Co census, Clear Fork Dist, ED 93-4, sheet 25B, #390, Ellis Dickens,65 Va, farm laborer, farming, Oney,70 Va,
.                          Everett Phillips,16 Va (nephew), new worker.

.                issue: (Nancy is not Henry's dau)

.                
1.   Nancy R. Minda A. Harris (Mindy), b 10 May 1883 Patrick Co (b May 1888 acc to 1900 census), d 11 Feb 1961 Bluefield,
.                      Tazewell Co, m 23 Feb 1903 Pulaski Co to
Rufus Jackson Dalton (#4139), b 15 Dec 1879 Carroll Co (b Nov 1880 acc to
.                      1900 census), d 17 Jun 1950, s/o Alphonso Alexander Dalton (Alexander,Alex) and Millia Nester (Millie) (d/o
Daniel Nes-
.                      ter (#G)).  Another marr for Mindy and Rufus was rec 23 Aug 1905 Pulaski Co

.                
2.   (?Louis Dickens), b May 1894 Va.


.                Listed as granddau in 1910:
.                
Maggie ____, b ca 1903 Va, m Arther Childers, b ca 1893 Va.
.                1920 Mercer Co, WVa census, Beaver Pond Dist, Bluefield, ED 80, sheet 33A, #610/653, Arther Childers,27 Va (granddau), labo-
.                         rer, saw mill, Maggie M.,17 Va (grandson), Robert E.,1 1/12 WVa (ggchild), James L.,0/12 WVa (ggchild), living with Henry
.                         and Onia Dickens.
.                1930 and 1940 census', family not located.



.                 Note: The first few pages of the 1920 Pulaski Co census, Allisonia Pct are missing on genforum.com and ancestry.com and may
.                           contain the above missing census entry.

.                 Ref:  
www.findagrave.com, info by Virginia Gal.
.
picture courtesy of Arnold Lee (Buddy) Dickens
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com  
.              Added by Mckinney