.              Jackson Dickens, 1876 - 1946, s/o Joshua Dickens
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.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1331   Jackson Dickens,6                                                                              133    (Joshua,5,Ransom,4,Benford,3,Thomas,2)
.
.              "Jack"
.                b 25 Dec 1876 Carroll Co, Va (b Mar 1878 acc to 1900 census); d 28 Jul 1946 Roanoke, Va, "s/o Joshua Dickens".
.                   He was b Floyd Co acc to his death cert.
.                m 26 Oct 1898 Pulaski Co, Va to Rosetta Dickerson (Zetta), b 7 Oct 1878 Floyd Co, d 14 Feb 1946 Roanoke, d/o Floyd Dick-
.                    erson and Martha Mannors.

.                1900 Pulaski Co, Va census, Dublin Dist, ED 41, sheet 3A, #45/47, Jack Dickens, Mar 1878 Va, day laborer, Zetta, Oct 1878
.                         Va (marr 2 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), ?Turvada E., Feb 00 Va.
.                1910 Pulaski Co census, Newbern Dist, ED 47, sheet 11B, #216/217, Jasun Pickens,35 Va, laborer, gen farm, Rosetta,31 Va (4 ch,
.                         4 living), Ethel,10 Va, Lydia,8 Va, Minnie,6 Va, James,3 Va.
.                1920 Pulaski Co census, Dublin, ED 56, sheet 2B, #40/41, Jackson Dickens,48 Va, laborer, farm, Rosetta,42 Va, Ethel,18 Va,
.                         Lydia E.,17 Va, Minnie O.L.,15 Va, Jas E.,13 Va, Martha V.,9 Va, Albert M.,5 Va.
.                1930 Roanoke Co census, ED 117-8, sheet 4A, 411 Center Ave, #62/65, Jackson D. Thornhill,54 Va (marr age 34), laborer, build-
.                         ing contractor, Rosaetta,51 Va (marr age 34), Alverta,15 Va, Herbert,24 Va (son, marr age 20), printer, printing co, Virginia,
.                         19 Va (dau-in-law, marr age 15), Peggy M.,2 2/12 Va (niece).
.                1940 Roanoke Co census, Roanoke, ED 119-11, sheet 11A, 1409 Center Ave, #212, Jackson Dickens,63 Va, (no occup), Rose-
.                         zeta,61 Va, seamstess, sewing project, Alberta M.,25 Va, nursery, nursing project, James E.,32 Va (div), laborer, odd jobs.

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1.   Ethel Trudie Dickens, b 22 Feb 1900 Carroll Co, d 30 Nov 1956 High Point, Guilford Co, NC, bur Floral Garden Memorial
.                      Park, High Point, m 23 Jul 1925 Forsyth Co, NC to Elbert Walter Peele, b 20 Jul 1899 Carroll Co, d 22 Mar 1937 High Point,
.                      Guilford Co, NC, bur Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cem, Trinity, Randolph Co, NC, s/o James Bennett Peele
.                      and Rozella Dalton (d/o
Joel Ellis Dalton (#521)).  Both his birth rec and tombstone give a birth date of 30 Apr 1889
.                      but this is inconsistent with the census records, and his marr rec.
.                      He isn't located in the 1920 census.
.                      1930 Guilford Co census, High Point, ED 41-49, sheet 7A, 532 Ray Ave, #116/135, Albert W. Peel,30 Va (marr age 26),
.                               (no occup), Ethel T.,30 Va (marr age 26), Mary A.,3 10/12 Va, Albert W. Jr,10/12 NC.
.                      1940 Randolph Co, NC census, Trinity Twp, ED 76-35, sheet 11A, #190, Ethel Peele,40 Va (wid), Nita,13 NC, Junior,10
.                               NC.
.                      issue:
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a.   Mary A. Peele, b ca 1926 Va.
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b.   Clarence LeRoy Peele, b 26 Dec 1931 Randolph Co, NC, d 8 Jul 1934 Randolph Co, bur Mount Vernon United Metho-
.                            dist Church Cem.
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c.   Elbert Walter Peele, b ca 1929 NC.

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2.   Lydia Ellen Dickens, b 9 Feb 1902 Va, d 14 Feb 1984 Roanoke (SSDI 227-34-2611 Va), bur Sherwood Memorial Park,
.                      Salem, Va, m John Amos Shepherd, b 31 Jan 1901 Wirtz, Va, d 26 Dec 1972 Roanoke, s/o Jim Shepherd and Lavina Martin.
.                      Lydia's LR: Roanoke, Va 24016.
.                      1930 Roanoke, Va census, ED 117-6, sheet 28B, 727 London Ave, #395/473, John A. Shepherd,30 Va (marr age 21), truck
.                               driver, transfer co, Lydia,26 Va (marr age 17), Thelma,6 Va, Elsie,3 7/12 Va.
.                      1940 Roanoke Co census, Roanoke, ED 119-12, sheet 8A, 1101 Center Ave, #156, John A. Shepherd,39 Va, carpenter, for
.                               contractors, Lydia E.,38 Va, Thelma L.,16 Va, Elsie M.,13 Va, Ellen C.,8 Va.
.                      issue:
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a.   Thelma Lorene Shepherd, b 24 Sep 1923 Roanoke Co, d 13 Mar 2007 (SSDI Va), bur Franklin Memorial Park, Rocky
.                            Mount, Franklin Co, Va, m 11 Sep 1942 Roanoke to John Oat Simmons, b 7 Mar 1921 Roanoke Co, d 27 Oct 1989 Roa-
.                            noke (SSDI 230-05-2504 Va), bur Franklin Memorial Park, s/o Joseph S. Simmons and Cora Bandy.
.                            Thelma's LR: Boones Mill, Franklin Co 24065.  John's LR: Roanoke, Va 24014.
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b.   Elsie May Shepherd, b 6 Aug 1926 Roanoke Co, d 3 Jun 1968 Roanoke, bur Sherwood Burial Park, Salem, Va, m 3 Dec
.                            1944 Camden, NC to Eugene Thomas Tolley, b 17 Apr 1926 Pittsylvania Co, d 14 Mar 1997 (SSDI 229-24-1548 Va), bur
.                            Danville Memorial Gardens, Danville, s/o Eugene T. Tolley and Bernetta Florence Herndon, and they div 23 Feb 1955
.                            Roanoke.  Eugene's LR: Danville, Va 24540.   
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c.   Ellen Christine Shepherd, b 13 Jan 1932 Roanoke Co, m(1) 2 Aug 1949 Roanoke to Edward William Stuart, b ca 1927
.                            Tucson, Ariz, s/o Edward W. Stuart and Lula . Gullen.  Ellen m(2) 1 Jun 1950 Alexandria, Va to Robert Lee Garland, b ca
.                            1929 Roanoke, s/o William Robert Garland and Lula Wright.  Ellen and Robert div 20 Jun 1956 Roanoke.  She was listed
.                            as single in her 2nd marr rec.

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3.   Minnie Lois Dickens, b 13 Apr 1904 Va, d 27 May 1944 Roanoke, m Owen Henry Hall, b 1 Mar 1903 Franklin Co, d 12
.                      May 1979 Salem (SSDI 225-10-7625 Va), bur Mayflower Hills Baptist Church Cem, Roanoke, s/o Thomas Hall and Sarah
.                      Sloan.  Owen m(2) 23 Sep 1960 Roanoke Co to Grace Hiner Patterson, wid, b ca 1900 Botetourt Co, d/o Joseph Cline Hiner
.                      and Elizabeth Overstreet.  Owen's LR: Roanoke, Va 24014.
.                      1930 Franklin Co census, Maggodee Dist, ED 34-12, sheet 4A, #63/63, Owen H. Hall,27 Va (marr age 22), laborer, general
.                               farm, Minnie L.,26 Va (marr age 21), Owen J.,4 Va, Mary E.,1 Va.
.                      1940 Roanoke Co census, Roanoke, ED 119-18, sheet 4B, #1023 Center Ave, #71, Owen H. Hall,36 Va, truck driver, retail
.                               coal yard, Minnie,35 Va, Elizabeth,13 Va, Owen,11 Va, Lawrence,5 Va, Raymond,3 Va, Shelba,1 Va.
.                      issue:
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a.   Owen Henry Hall, b 1 Aug 1926 Roanoke Co, d 19 Jan 1999 Roanoke (SSDI 226-26-8110 Va), m(1) 16 Nov 1953 Bed-
.                            ford Co to Thelma Lucille DeBate, b ca 1924 King William Co, Va, s/o Jack Olin DeBate and Alice Virginia Marshall.
.                            Owen m(2) 25 Oct 1976 Roanoke to Ruth Fisher Hodges, b 28 Dec 1928 Va, d/o Charlie Gratton and Ollie Mae Fisher.
.                            Ruth had been marr twice before.  Owen and Ruth div 1 Jun 1982 Roanoke.  Owen m(3) 26 Jun 1982 Roanoke to Bonnie
.                            Lou Morgan Woods, b 1947 WVa, d/o Larue Benton and Lottie Jane Morgan.  Bonnie had been marr thrice before and last
.                            div 26 Feb 1981.  Owen's LR: Rocky Mount, Franklin Co 24151.
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b.   Mary Elizabeth Hall (Elizabeth), b 20 Dec 1928 Roanoke Co.
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c.   Lawrence Douglas Hall, b 19 Jun 1934 Roanoke Co.
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d.   Raymond Lewis Hall, b 25 May 1936 Roanoke Co.
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e.   Shelba Jean Hall (Shelby), b 7 Oct 1938 Roanoke Co, m 26 May 1956 Chesterfield Co, SC to Randolph Wilson Puck-
.                            ett, b 15 May 1938 Waynesboro, Va, d 20 Apr 1992 (SSDI 226-40-4125 Va), bur Oak Lawn Memorial Maudoleum and
.                            Gardens, Staunton, Va, s/o Eddie Wilson Puckett and Gladys Grey Phillips.  Shelba and Randolph div 5 Mar 1957 Roa-
.                            noke.  Shelby m(2) 31 Jan 1958 Roanoke to Ralph Douglas Perdue, b ca 1937 Roanoke, s/o Taylor Garfield Perdue and
.                            Margaret Vernon Bohon.  Randolph m(2) 9 Sep 1957 Augusta Co, Va to Virginia Ellen Chaney, b ca 1937 Cumberland,
.                            Md, d/o Courtney Clarence Chaney and Nellie Marie Sanders.

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4.   James E. Dickens, b ca 1907-08 Va.
.                      Prob James Edward Dickens, b ca 1905 Roanoke, who m 6 Jun 1927 Roanoke to Laura Hartman, b ca 1906 Franklin Co, Va,
.                      and div 29 Jul 1931 Roanoke.
.                  ?  1930 Grayson Co census, Providence Dist, Fries, ED 39-8, sheet 6B, #75/75, Jean E. Dickens,25 Va (single), carpenter, cotton
.                               mill, boarder with L. J. and Prica E. Reece.  [Laura not located in 1930.]
.                      1940 census, James E. Dickens, 32 Va (div), living with his parents.

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5.   Martha Virginia Dickens (Virginia), b 24 Nov 1910 Pulaski Co, d 2 Jun 1945 Roanoke, bur Sherwood Memorial Park, m
.                      Herbert Lee Thornhill, b 29 Jan 1905 Roanoke, d 12 Oct 1961 Roanoke, bur Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke, s/o
.                      Charlie and Cornelia Thornhill.
.                      1930 Roanoke Co census, ED 117-8, sheet 4A, 411 Center Ave, #62/65, Herbert Thornhill,24 Va (son, marr age 20), printer,
.                               printing co, Virginia,19 Va (dau-in-law, marr age 15), Peggy M.,2 2/12 Va (niece), living with Jackson and Rosaetta
.                             "Thornhill".
.                      1940 Roanoke Co census, Roanoke, ED 119-18, sheet 61A, #39, Herbert Thornhill,33 Va, (no occup), Virginia,29 Va, Peggy,
.                               12 Va, Jack,10 Va.
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a.   Peggy Marie Thornhill, b 21 Feb 1928 Roanoke Co.
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b.   Jack Nelson Thornhill, b 4 Feb 1930 Roanoke Co, m 16 Feb 1951 Roanoke to Virginia Evelyn Kidd, b 18 Mar 1931
.                            Pittsylvania Co, Va, d/o Allen B. Kidd and Nora J. Powell.  Jack and Vrginia div 23 Dec 1964 Roanoke.  Jack m(2) 22
.                            Sep 1992 Surry Co, NC to Sylvia Jane Bobbitt, b ca 1945.

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6.   Alberta May Dickens, b 22 Dec 1914 Pulaski Co, d 30 Apr 1941 Roanoke.







.                Ref:  
www.findagrave.com, info by Polly Fry Hagerman; larry eanes; Joan Mays; LNM.
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