Mary McKisick


Personal and Family Information

Mary was born on 28 OCT 1780 in North Carolina, the daughter of Daniel McKissick and Jane Wilson.

She died on 2 APR 1853. The place is not known.

Her husband was Ezekiel Dickson, who she married on 25 SEP 1802 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Their nine known children were Margaret Henderson (1803-?), Jane McKisick (1805-1835), Joseph Daniel (1806-1882), James McKisick (1809-1841), Isabella Matilda Bedford (1811-1881), Ezekiel John Allcorn (1813-1889), Mary Eliza (1815-1892), Nancy Wilson (1817-1845) and William Wilson Tilford (1819-1847).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Mary McKisick


Daniel McKissick


Jane Wilson



Birth28 OCT 1780
Place: North Carolina
Death2 APR 1853
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 67
Address: Osage dwelling 344, Ezekiel Dickson 68 m farmer $500 born NC, Mary 67 f , ditto dwelling 345 EJA Dickson 37 m Ten, Sphiia 31 f ditto dwelling 346 G Pace 40 m farmer 8— ten, Margarett 36 ditto
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 59 to 60
Address: Benton County, Osage Township, page 17 / 8—written in left margin in this order at bottom of page, S Woods age 40-50, J Jackson, SP Woods 1m age 30-40 1m 60-70 1F 60-70, WM Hammock, OW Maxwell, DP Maxwell next page has D Jackson, Jas Mckisick, D Woods,C Dickson, May Blair, P Holmes
Census-1840 Osage Twp, Benton County, Ark


Note 1

Daughter of Col Daniel McKisick and Jane Wilson McKisick, came to benton countuy, ark abt 1836

Note 2

At least six children of Joseph Dickson and Margaret McEwen apparently married children of men that served with him in American Revolution:

James L & Agnes Moore 1786

Robert & Ester Moore 1796

Joseph & Sarah Moore 1793

John B & Margaret McKisick 1798

Ezeliel & Mary McKisick 1802

William & Margaret McDowell 1801


  1. The Journal of J.L. Dickson with footnotes by W.J. Lemke
    Source: The Journal of J.L. Dickson with footnotes by W.J. Lemke
    Date: 1957
    Publisher: Washington County Historical Society