.   Samuel Ransom Dickens, 1883 - 1951, s/o John Henry Dickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1313   Samuel Ransom Dickens,6                                                             131   (John,5,Ransom,4,Benford,3,Thomas,2)
.
.               "Sam"
.                 b 24 Oct 1883 Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va; d 9 Sep 1951.  (he was b 25 Oct 1882 acc to his WW I draft reg card)
.                 m 4 Jul 1905 Carroll Co to Phearby Elizabeth Marshall (Bettie), b Apr 1884 Carroll Co, d/o Joseph D. Marshall and Phoeba Ann
.                     Reece (Pheriby) (d/o
Abraham Reece (#81)).

.                 1910 Carroll Co, Va census, Pine Creek, ED 8, sheet 10B, #187/192, Samuel R. Dickens,25 Va, Pherba,25 Va (marr 5 yrs, 4 ch,
.                          4 living), Joseph P.,4 Va, Pearlie M.,2 Va, Harlie C.,2 Va, Lora Z.,2/12 Va.
.                 1918, 12 Sep: Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va: WW I draft registration card: Samual Ransom Dickens, b 25 Oct 1882, age 36; of Mec-
.                           co, Pulaski Co, Va; occup: farming; nearest relative: F.E. Dickens; described as medium heigh and build, blue eyes, dark
.                           hair.  See
image below.
.                 1920 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, ED 10, sheet 12B, #215/224, Samuel R. Dickens,37 Va, farmer, general farm, Ferba E.,36
.                          Va, Peyton J.,14 Va, farm laborer, home farm, Harley C.,12 Va, farm laborer, home farm, Pearlie M.,12 Va, Lora Z.,9 Va,
.                          Jesse W.,8 Va.
.                 1930 Tazewell Co, Va census, Jeffersonville Dist, ED 93-10, sheet 30B, #530/552, Samuel R. Dickens,46 Va (marr age 22),
.                          farmer, farming, Pheby E.,45 Va (marr age 21), Jesse W.,20 Va, truck drive, lumbar, Sylvia E.,8 Va, Myrtle F.,3 5/12 Va.
.                          (living next to his brother Henry E.)
.                 1942, 27 Apr: Tazewell, Tazewell Co, Va: Sam Ransom Dickens, b 24 Oct 1883 Hillsville, Carroll Co, Va, age 59; of Horsepen,
.                           Tazewell Co, Va; employed by Jacob For Coal Co; contact: Mrs. S.R. Dickens; described as 5' 7", 135 lbs, blue eyes,
.                           black hair, sallow complexion.  See
images below.

.                 issue:

.                 
1.   Joseph Payton Dickens (Payton), b 15 Sep 1905 Va, d 28 Aug 1996 Lake Co, Fla, age "90" (SSDI 223-10-7491 Va), m
.                       Cynthia Rebecca Crouse, b 5 Mar 1910 Va, d 5 Jul 1995 Lake Co, age "85" (SSDI 230-48-0284 Va).  (Joseph's Fla d rec
.                       gives his bdate as 16 Sep)  J.P.'s and Cynthia's LR: Leesburg, Lake Co, Fla 34788.
.                       1930 Tazewell Co, Va census, Jeffersonville Dist, ED 93-10, sheet 39B, #131/140, Joseph P. Dickens,24 Va (marr age
.                                21), labor, coal mine, Cintha R.,20 Va (marr age 17), Payton,2 3/12 Va, Mary E.,10/12 Va.
.                       issue:
.                       
a.   Payton Dickens, b 13 Feb 1928, Va d 20 Jul 2002 (SSDI 226-36-6602 Va).
.                             His LR: Falls Mills, Tazewell Co, Va 24613.
.                       
b.   Mary E. Dickens, b ca 1929 Va.

.                 
2.   Harley C. Dickens, b 9 Nov 1907 Va, d Oct 1973 (SSDI 226-12-3035 Va), m Bettie S. ___, b 16 Jul 1907 Va, d 22 Sep
.                       1998 (SSDI 223-92-9659 Va).  Harley's LR: Horsepen, Tazewell Co 24619.  Bettie's LR: Tazewell, Tazewell Co 24651.
.                       1930 Tazewell Co, Va census, Jeffersonville Dist, ED 93-10, sheet 30B, #531/553, Harley C. Dickens,22 Va (marr age 20),
.                                Bettie,22 Va (marr age 20), Truman,1 4/12 Va (son).
.                       issue:
.                       
a.   Truman Dickens, b 9 Nov 1928 Va, d Jul 1984 (SSDI 223-30-2469 Va).
.                             His LR: Horsepen, Tazewell Co, Va 24619.

.                 
3.   Pearlie M. Dickens, b ca 1908 Va.

.                 
4.   Lora Z. Dickens, b ca 1910 Va.

.                 
5.   Jesse W. Dickens, b ca 1910-12 Va.  Poss the Jessie Dickens, b 19 Oct 1911, d May 1987 (SSDI 229-09-0567 Va) with
.                       LR: Bluefield, Tazewell Co, Va 24605, but no proof.

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6.   Sylvia Edith Dickens, b 19 Jan 1922 Carroll Co, d 24 Feb 1999 (SSDI 230-02-3411 Va), m 1 Jun 1940 Carroll Co to Tho-
.                       mas Elliott Marshall, b 12 Dec 1912 Carroll Co, d 18 Dec 1991 (SSDI 226-12-3033 Va), s/o Abraham Canada Marshall (Abe)
.                       and Mary Ann Reece (Polly) (d/o
Thomas E. Reece (#813)).

.                 
7.   Myrtle F. Dickens, b ca 1926-27 Va.








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