|. Aaron Fulton Dickens, 1866 - 1914, s/o Jesse Dickens
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
47 Aaron Fulton Dickens,4 4 (Jesse,3,Thomas,2)
. b 29 Aug 1866 Carroll Co, Va; d 26 Feb 1914 Carroll Co "age 47 y, 6 m, 28 d, of tuberculosis, s/o Jessie Dickens and Nancy Goad",
. bur Dr Jesse Dickens Cem, Carroll Co.
. m 7 Mar 1888 Carroll Co to Luzetta Goad, b 1 Mar 1869 Carroll Co, d 3 Nov 1945 Bluefield, WVa, bur Dr Jesse Dickens Cem, d/o
. Aaron's 4th cousin Henderson Goad (#B2) and Rebecca Largen (#21) .
. Luzetta m(2) John Martin, b 1850 Va, d 1936, s/o Daniel Martin and Jane Gardner.
. 1900 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 2, sheet 19B, #344/353, Aaron F. Dickens, Aug 1857 Va, farmer, Lucetta, Mar 1869 Va
. (marr 12 yrs, 6 ch, 4 living), Mary E., Mar 89 Va, Martha E., Jul 91 Va, Esau H., Mar 94 Va, Jessie M., Mar 00 Va, Nancy,
. Apr 25 Va (wid, mother, 1 ch, 1 living).
. 1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 5, sheet 16B, #308/308, Aaron F. Dickens,43 Va, merchant, general merchant, Luzetta,41
. Va (marr 22 yrs, 8 ch, 5 living), Esau H.,16 Va, Bessie E.,7 Va, Leta V.,3 Va.
. 1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 4, sheet 12B, #217/227, Louzeta Dickins,50 Va (wid), farmer, general farm, Esaw H.,25
. Va (son), helper, farm, Ida M.,21 Va (daughter), Bessie E.,17 Va (daughter), Veleria L.,13 Va (daughter).
. 1930 Carroll Co census, Fancy Gap, ED 18-2, sheet 2A, #23/23, John Martin,79 Va (marr age 17), farmer, general farm, Luzetta,61
. Va (marr age 19).
. 1. Mary Elizabeth Dickens, b 1 Mar 1889 Carroll Co, d 29 Sep 1963 Mercer Co, WVa (SSDI 233-54-6115), bur Monte Vista
. Park, Bluefield, WVa, m 1907 to John H. Walter Cruise, b 30 Mar 1885 Va, d May 1971 (SSDI 233-54-6114 WVa), s/o J. V.
. Cruise and M. A. Cruise. John's LR: Northfork, McDowell Co, WVa 24868.
. See image of her death cert below.
. 1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 5, sheet 16B, #309/309, John H.W. Cruise,24 Va, photographer, Mary E.,21 Va
. (marr 2 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Ellis C.,9/12 Va.
. 1920 Mercer Co, WVa census, Beaver Pond Dist, Bluefield, ED 82, sheet 5A,234 Fairfax St, #77/94, John H.W. Cruise,34 Va,
. electrician, electric co, Mary E.,30 Va, Ellis C.,? Va, Ralph L.,?/12 WVa.
. 1930 Mercer Co census, Beaver Pond Dist, Bluefield, ED 28-35, sheet 20A, 529 Third St, #360/441, J.H.W. Cruise,44 Va
. marr age 22), salesman, wholesale m......, Mary,41 Va (marr age 18), Ellis,20 Va, coil maker, armstrucks, Ralph,12 WVa,
. Bessie Dickens,26 Va, roomer, bookkeeper, dairy, plus one other roomer.
. a. Ellis C. Cruise, b ca 1909 Va. Poss the one b 4 Aug 1909, d Dec 1953 (SSDI 081-09-7020 NY), but no proof.
. b. Ralph L. Cruise, b ca 1918-19 WVa.
. 2. Martha Ellen Dickens (Ellen), b 22 Jul 1891 Carroll Co, d 26 Nov 1983 Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania Co, Va (SSDI 225-92-
. 1276 Va), m 26 Jan 1909 Carroll Co to her 1st cousin Posey Welborn Bowman, b 31 Mar 1888 Carroll Co d 24 Mar 1972 (SSDI
. 577-54-5297 DC), s/o Samuel B. Bowman and Elizabeth Dickens (Betsy) (d/o Jesse Dickens (#4). His middle name was Wel-
. born in the marr rec and his WW II draft card, bur Wilbur in his WW I draft card.
. Martha's LR: Falls Church, Fairfax Co, Va 22044. Posey's LR: Washington DC 20009. He was a chiropractor.
. 1910 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 4, sheet 5B, #93/93, Posie W. Bowman,21 Va, salesman, dry goods, Martha E.,18 Va
. (marr 1 yr, 0 ch).
. 1920 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, ED 7, sheet 3A, #50/50, Posey W. Bowman,31 Va, farmer, general farm, Martha E.,28 Va,
. Marvin E.,9 Va, Mawyer F.,4 6/12 Va.
. 1930 Washington DC census, 196, sheet 8B, 2451 18th St, #89/184, Posey Bowman,41 Va (marr age 20), physician, office,
. M. Ellen,38 Va (marr age 17), Morris E.,19 Va, helper, office, Moir,14 Va, Ethelda F.,1 ?/12 DC.
. a. Marvin Evertt Bowman, b 27 Oct 1910 Carroll Co, d 26 Apr 1977 Alexandria, Va (SSDI 579-24-9314 DC), m 17 Jul 1937
. Clarke Co, Va to Gertrude Doris Morlock (Doris), b ca 1914 Baltimore, Md, d/o Frederick Wm Morlock and Clara Brown.
. His LR: Chantilly, Fairfax Co, Va 22021.
. b. Moir Ferrell Bowman, b 4 May 1915 Carroll Co, d 15 Nov 1984 Arlington, Va (SSDI 408-24-2261 Va), bur Columbia Gar-
. dens Cem, Arlington, m 1 Oct 1937 District of Columbia to Genevieve Marion Flynn, b 17 Feb 1916, d Oct 1990 (SSDI 344-
. 14-0888 Ill), bur Columbia Gardens Cem, d/o Robert Deshield Flyn and Alicia Gertrudis V. Scarlett Cheek.
. His LR: Falls Church, Va 22040. Genevieve's LR: Falls Church, Fairfax Co 22044.
. c. Ethelda Faye Bowman, b ca 1930 DC.
471 3. Esau Henderson Dickens, b 30 Mar 1894 Fancy Gap, Carroll Co, m Ida May Bowman (May).
. 4. Jessie M. Dickens, b Mar 1900 Va. Not listed in 1910 census.
. 5. Bessie E. Dickens, b 1902 Va (b 26 Nov 1905 acc to her death rec), d 27 Mar 1956 Bluefield, Mercer Co, WVa, bur Monte
. Vista Park Cem, m Comodore Raymond Jewell, b 12 Jun 1892 Montgomery Co, Va, d 21 Jan 1975 Princeton, WVa (SSN 719-
. 05-4631, not in SSDI), bur Monte Vista Park Cem, s/o Commodore H. Jewell and Arsena Ellen Shanks Comodore had m(1) India
. B. Hall, b 6 May 1892 Floyd Co, Va, d 18 Feb 1935 Bluefield, bur Monte Vista Park Cem, d/o James R. and Lucy J. Hall.
. Comodore m(3) 12 Dec 1957 Giles Co, Va to Tinnie Mae Martin, b ca 1908 Mercer Co, d/o Lawson Lewis Martin and Lillie Lee
. See image of Bessie's death cert below.
. 1930 Mercer Co census, Beaver Pond Dist, Bluefield, ED 28-35, sheet 20A, 529 Third St, #360/441, Bessie Dickens,26 Va,
. roomer, bookkeeper, dairy, living with her sister Mary Cruise's family.
. 1940 census, family not located.
. issue: none
. 6. Leta Velma Dickens, b 23 Sep 1906 Carroll Co, d 3 Apr 1974 Folcroft, Pa (SSDI 210-16-2561 Pa), m 1928 to John Wallace
. Peebles, b 10 Dec 1900 Prince Georges Co, Va, d 4 Jul 1989 Hialeah, Fla (SSDI 202-09-2962 Pa), s/o Robertson Eppes Peebles
. and Josie Julia Gwaltney. John's SS rec lists birth as 1899, but Fla death index gives 1900.
. Leta's LR: Folcroft, Delaware Co, Pa 19032. John's LR: Hialeah, Miami-dade Co, Fla 33010.
. 1930 census, family not located.
. a. Bessie Marguerite Peebles, b 3 Apr 1929 Allentown, Pa, m 24 Sep 1948 Sunbury, Pa to Ronald Curtis Kline, b 15 Aug
. 1928 Sunbury, Pa, s/o Robert Omar Curtis Kline and Rhonda Jeanette Hile.
. Ref: 1. Essie Spence Goad's notes.
. 2. Bessie Kline's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 3. www.findagrave.com, info by hgs205; F. Hylton.
. 4. "Beckley Post-Herald", 29 Mar 1956:
. Bessie D. Jewell Dies In Hospital PRINCETON, March 28 (RNS) -- Mrs. Bessie Dickens Jewell, 102 Circle Drive, Prince-
. ton, died in a Bluefield hospital Tuesday following a year's illness. She was born at Hillsville, Va., the daughter of the late A.
. J. and Luzetta Goard Dickens. She had been a resident of Princeton for the last three years, being a member of the First
. "Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, C.H. Jewell and three sisters: Mrs. J. W. Cruise, of Bluefield; Mrs. P. W.
. Bowman of Washington D. C. and Mrs. J. W. Pebbles of Philadelphia, Pa. One brother, E. C. Dickens, preceded her in
. death. Funeral services will be conducted at the First Methodist Church in Princeton Thursday; 1:30 p.m. with the pastor,
. the Re 1 . R. S. McClung officiating, and the Rev. Cecil V. Cook assisting. Burial will take place in Monte Vista Cemetery.
. Pallbearers will be F. M. Stewart, J. C. Newman, Lynn Herron, Edgar Gray, Elbert Hale and Har old Taylor. Flower bearers
. will be members of the Missionary Society of the church. The body will remain at the Bailey Funeral Home in Prince ton
. until one hour before the service.
. 5. "Beckley Post-Herald", 7 Apr 1956:
. The will of Bessie Dickens Jewell has been admitted to probate in the county clerk's office with her husband, named as
. executor and trustee. Land and real estate was left to the husband, Commodore Raymond Jewell.