.            Joshua Dickens, c1852-56 -   , s/o Ransom Dickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

133   Joshua Dickens,5                                                                                                      13   (Ransom,4,Benford,3,Thomas,2)
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.             b ca 1852-56 Va.
.             m 26 Jun 1874 to his 1st cousin Isabelle Hughett, b Jul 1858 Va, d/o
Stephen Hughett (#23) and Rhoda Duncan.
.                 She was Francis Hughett in dau Elmira's death rec.

.             1880 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley, p 300C, #125/126, Joshua Dickens,24 Va, laborer, Isabelle,20 Va, Jackson,3 Va, Elmira F.,1
.                      Va.
.             1900 and 1910 census', family not located.

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1.   Jackson Dickens (Jack), b 5 Dec 1876 Carroll Co, Va (b Mar 1878 acc to 1900 census), m Rosetta Dickerson (Zetta).
.                   Moved to Roanoke, Va.

.             
2.   Elmira F. Dickens, b ca 1879 Pulaski Co, d 1 Jan 1959 Pulaski Co, "d/o Joshua Dickens and Francis Hughett", bur Thorn-
.                   springs Methodist Church Cem, Pulaski, m Albert Matheson Sirt, b ca 1887 Bland Co, Va, d 21 Jan 1957 Pulaski Co, bur
.                   Thornsprings Methodist Church Cem, s/o James Sirt and Elizabeth Tickle.
.                   1910 and 1920 census', family not located.
.                   1930 Pulaski Co census, Pulaski, ED 78-11, sheet 21B, #365/455, Albert Sirt,46 Va (marr age 18), laborer, odd jobs, Elmira,46
.                            Va (marr age 18), Willie,20 Va (D), cook, restaurant, Edith,13 Va, Monroe,12 Va.
.                   1940 Pulaski Co census, Pulaski Dist, ED 78-17, sheet 1A, #8, Albert M. Sirt,64 Va (father), laborer, farm, Elmire L.,57 Va
.                            (mother), living with James E. Sirt family.
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a.   James Elbert Sirt, b 1 Aug 1902 Va, d 22 Jan 1968 Pulaski Co, "s/o Albert Sirt and Elmira Dickens", bur Thornsprings
.                         Methodist Church Cem, m Callie B. Shoemaker, b 25 Aug 1914 Va, d 5 Mar 2002, bur Thornsprings Methodist Church
.                         Cem, d/o Thomas Franklin Shoemaker and Cora Adell Reynolds.  Callie m(2) 21 Apr 1976 Pulaski Co to Henry Mike
.                         Maxwell, b 26 Jun 1906 Va, s/o John Henry Maxwell and Mary Sayers.
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b.   Virginia Mary Sirt Wolfe (Virgie), b 1 Aug 1904 Va, d 6 Aug 1984 Pulaski Co, m 9 Nov 1929 Mercer Co, WVa to
.                         Edward Elias Pennington (Ed), b 24 May 1887 WVa, d 9 Jul 1959 Pulaski Co, bur Thornsprings Methodist Church Cem,
.                         Pulaski, Pulaski Co, s/o John Albert Pennington and Margaret E. Simpkins.  Edward had m(1) 1906 Monroe Co, WVa to
.                         Maude Everna Brown.  Edward had m(2) 6 Feb 1918 Pulaski Co to Nannie Florence Largen, b ca 1900-01 Pulaski Co, d/o
.                         
Wesley Largen (#112) and Rhoda Ellen Hughett (Ellen).
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c.   John Willie Sirt (Willie, Bill), b 1 Aug 1906 Pulaski Co, d 7 Dec 1987 Pulaski Co (SSDI 230-10-6682 Va), bur Thorn-
.                         springs Methodist Church Cem, m(1) ____, and they div.  Willie m(2) 23 Jul 1932 Pulaski Co to Margaret Meredith John-
.                         son, div, b ca 1902 Pulaski Co, d/o H. C. Meredith and Pearl Akers.  Willie and Margaret div 11 Nov 1935 Pulaski Co.
.                         Willie m(2) 25 Sep 1937 Pulaski Co to Anna Mae Horton, b 4 May 1917 Pulaski Co, d 11 Oct 1987 Rocky Mount,
.                         Franklin Co, Va, d/o
Charles Everett Horton (Charlie) (#215) and Sarah EllenTaylor.  Willie and Anna div 9 Oct 1941
.                         Pulaski Co.  Willie m(4) 29 Aug 1942 Roanoke to Ruby Josephine Little Mills, b 22 Nov 1914 Barlow, WVa, d 14 Feb
.                         1997 Pulaski (SSDI 230-10-7171 Va), d/o Edgar B. Little and Edna Hughes.  John's and Ruby's LR: Pulaski, Pulaski Co
.                         24301.
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d.   Emma Sirt (Emily), b 23 May 1910 Wythe or Bland Co, d 1 Oct 2002 Radford, bur Westview Cem, Blacksburg, Mont-
.                         gomery Co, m(1) 27 Oct 1928 Pulaski Co to Hobart L. Phillips, b ca 1907 Pulaski Co, s/o
.                         G. W. Phillips and Dollie Odell.  Emma m(2) 14 Apr 1930 Pulaski Co to Oakley Twiggs, b ca 1903 Wise Co, s/o John
.                         Twiggs and Hannah Wampler.  Emma and Oakley div 10 Mar 1938 Pulaski Co.  Oakley m(2) 8 Nov 1945 Botetourt Co
.                         to Flora Belle Collier, b ca 1909 Tarboro, NC, and they div 6 Dec 1950 Botetourt Co.  Emma m(2) Tony Revin, b 2 Jun
.                         1890 Poland, d 11 Nov 1960 Radford, bur Thornsprings Methodist Church Cem, Pulaski, Pulaski Co.
.                   
e.   Edith Sirt, b 10 Jul 1914 Pulaski Co, d 15 Feb 1996 Elkin, NC (SSDI 231-24-8471 Va), m 23 Aug 1930 Pulaski Co to
.                         Tazewell Elliott Sutphin, b 23 Aug 1913 Va, d 2 Sep 1985 Carroll Co, s/o
Tazewell Elliott Sutphin (Elliott (#14212) and
.                         Olive Matilds Jarrells (Ollie).
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f.    Monroe Sirt, b 2 Jan 1917 Pulaski Co, d 23 May 1960 Pulaski Co, m 8 Sep 1934 Pulaski Co to Maggie Draper, b 6 May
.                         1906 Pulaski Co, d 26 Apr 1973 Pulaski, d/o James Draper (Jim) and Bessie Donithan (or Sadie Tickle)
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.                  Ref:   
www.findagrave.com, info by David Simpson.
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