.               Jesse Dickens, 1803 - 1868, s/o Thomas Dickens
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

4    Jesse Dickens,3                                                                                                                                       (Thomas,2,?Benford,1)
.
.          b 1803 Va; d 2 Dec 1868 Carroll Co, Va, "age 70, of liver disease, son of Thos and Mary", bur Dr Jesse Dickens Cem, Carroll Co.
.             See
picture of his tombstone below.
.          m(1) 9 Sep 1824 Grayson Co, Va to his 3rd cousin Susannah Webb (Susan), b ca 1807 Va, d 12 Feb 1863, bur Dr Jesse Dickens
.                   Cem, d/o
James Austin Webb (#1) and Sarah Rachel Goad (Sally) (d/o Robert Goad (#34)).
.                   See
picture of Susannah's tombstone below which gives a birth year of 1804.
.          Wid, m(2) 1 Jan 1865 Carroll Co to his 3rd cousin Nancy Goad, b Apr 1825 Grayson Co, d 1910, bur Dr Jesse Dickens Cem, d/o
.                   
Spencer Goad (#342) and Patience Dalton (d/o William Dalton and Elizabeth ?Sturman).
.                   See
picture of Nancy's tombstone below.

.          Jesse lived on Burks Fork for years, until moving to Orchard Gap in the 1840's.  He began practicing medicine in the 1850's.

.          1830 Grayson Co, Va census, p 255, Jesse Dickens, 10001-11001.
.          1840 Grayson Co census, East Dist, p 295, Jesse Dickins, 111001-012001.
.          1850 Carroll Co, Va census, p 351, #476/476, Jesse Dickins,48 Va, farmer, $1500, Susannah,43 Va, Nancy,24 Va, Sarah,18 Va,
.                   Reuben,15 Va, farmer, Jesse,11 Va, Webb,9 Va, John,7 Va, Susannah,6 Va, Elizabeth,2 Va.
.          1860 Carroll Co census, p 862, #630/634, Jesse Dickens,58 Va, doctor, $2189, $4841, Susanna,53 Va, Jesse,21 Va, farm laborer,
.                   Webb,19 Va, farm laborer, John,17 Va, farm laborer, Susanna,14 Va, Elizabeth,12 Va, Daniel P.,7 Va.
.          1868 Carroll Co Will Bk 2, p 418: Jesse Dickens will (dated 28 Dec 1867) proven, listing wife Nancy, daus Mary Bonds, Susan
.                   and Elizabeth Dickens, sons Webb, Daniel Peter, and Aaron Fulton, heirs Thomas Dickens, Nancy Edwards, Sarah Edwards,
.                   and granddau Lucinda Dickens.
.          1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 448, #366/368, Nancy Dickens,46 Va, $500, $250, Webb,28 Va, farmer, Aaron F.,3 Va,
.                   Elizabeth Goad,24 Va, James R. Bond,12 Va.
.          1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 52B, #591/591, Nancy Dickens,55 Va (mother, wid/div), Aaron F.,14 Va (brother), works
.                   on farm, living with Webb Dickens family.
.          1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 2, sheet 19B, #344/353, Nancy Goad, Apr 1825 Va (wid, mother, 1 ch, 1 living), living
.                   with Aaron F. Dickens family.

.           issue:

.           
1.   Nancy Dickens, b ca 1825-26 Va, m 17 Feb 1853 Carroll Co to Isaac Edwards, b ca 1820 Va, s/o James and Sarah Edwards.

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2.   Thomas Dickens, b ca 1827-28 Va, m(1) Selah Cock (Celia), b ca 1834 Va, m(2) Amelia Mabry (Millie).
.                 Thomas moved to Russell Co, Va.

.           
3.   Mary Dickens, b 22 Jan 1830 Va, d 19 Mar 1873 Carroll Co, "age 42, of fever", m 10 Jul 1845 Carroll Co to Reuben Bond
.                 (#23), b 16 Jun 1823 Va, d ca 25 Jul 1863 Vicksburg, Miss, s/o Nathan Bond and Nancy Dickens (prob d/o Thomas Dickens).

.           
4.   Sarah Dickens, b ca 1832-34 Va, m(1) 28 Sep 1850 Carroll Co to William A. Edwards, b ca 1833 Va, s/o Greenberry and Jane
.                 Edwards.  Sarah m(2) 10 Mar 1870 Carroll Co to Reuben Hill, b ca 1825 Va, s/o Thomas Hill and Mary Branscome.

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5.   Reuben Dickens, b ca 1834-35 Grayson Co, m Emersetta Webb (Embersetta,Emiset).

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6.   Jesse Dickens, b ca 1839 Grayson Co, d 23 Nov 1863 Marietta, Ga in the Civil War.
.                 He m 9 Mar 1861 Carroll Co to his 1st cousin Mary Webb (Polly), b ca 1844-46 Carroll Co, d 1875, d/o
Cuthbert Webb
.                 (Cut) (#11) and Sarah Nester (Sally) (d/o Jacob Nester (#11) and Catherine Goad).  Wid, Mary m(2) 24 Aug 1865 Carroll
.                 Co to William Jefferson Bowman, b 15 Jul 1845 Carroll Co, d 1880, s/o Oliver Bowman (s/o Samuel Bowman and Elizabeth
.                 Harrell) and Louisa Banks (d/o William Banks and Mary Martin).
.                 1870 census, family not located.

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7.   Webb Dickens, b ca 1841-42 Carroll Co, m(1) Sarah Webb (Sally), m(2) Parthana Elizabeth Goad.

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8.   John Dickens, b ca 1843 Va, d 2 Apr 1863 Wytheville, Va in the Civil War.

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9.   Susannah Dickens (Susan Nanna), b 1845 Carroll Co, d 1929, bur Dickens Cem, m 3 Dec 1868 Carroll Co to Joel Bow-
.                 man, b 22 Nov 1841 Carroll Co, d 5 Mar 1889, bur Dickens Cem, s/o Oliver Bowman (s/o Samuel Bowman and Elizabeth
.                 Harrell) and Louisa Banks (d/o William Banks and Mary Martin).
.                 issue:
.                 
a.   Lucy Jestin Bowman (Jestin), b 1 Mar 1886 Va, d 23 Jan 1965, bur Dickens Cem, m 1912 to her 3rd cousin Montie Ed-
.                       gar Horton (#714), b 10 May 1889 Carroll Co, d 10 Jun 1962, bur Dickens Cem, s/o Ellis Franklin Horton and Nancy A.
.                       Midkiff.

.         
10.   Elizabeth Dickens, b ca 1848 Va, m 21 Dec 1868 Surry Co, NC to Samuel B. Bowman, b ca 1849-50 Va, s/o Oliver Bowman
.                 (s/o Samuel Bowman and Elizabeth Harrell) and Louisa Banks (d/o William Banks and Mary Martin).

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11.   Daniel Peter Dickens, b 7 Oct 1852 Carroll Co, m(1) Martha Quesenberry, m(2) Mary Mertis Horton.

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12.   Aaron Fulton Dickens, b 29 Aug 1866 Carroll Co, m Luzetta Goad.







.          Ref:  Essie Spence Goad's notes.
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