Mary Greaves Dickson


Personal and Family Information

Mary was born on 2 SEP 1811 in Bedford, Tennessee, the daughter of Robert Dickson and Esther Moore.

She died about 6 JAN 1878 in Benton County, Arkansas.

Her husband was William Harvey Woods, who she married on 10 JAN 1832 in Bedford County, Tennessee. Their seven known children were Margaret E (1832-c1874), Robert Samuel (1835-1901), Mary A (1837-1886), America Jane (1839-1895), Martha J. (1843-1895), John H. (1846-c1864) and Sarah Elizabeth (1848-1927).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Mary Greaves Dickson


Robert Dickson


Joseph Dickson


Margaret Isabell McEwen


James McEwen


Isabella Miller


Esther Moore


John Moore


Margaret Steele



Birth2 SEP 1811
Place: Bedford, Tennessee
Address: born 2 SEP 1811 per History of Benton, Washington, Carroll, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, page 827
DeathABT 6 JAN 1878
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Ancestry trees gives date, Willliam Harvery is widower in 1880 census
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 39
Address: Osage dwelling, family 322 Wm H Woods 39 m farmer $1000, b Ohio, Mary D 39 f born Tenn, Margarete E 18 f, Robert S 15 m, Mary A 13 f , America J 11 f, Martha J 8 f, John H 4 m, Sarah E 2 f, all born Ark
Census12 JUN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp, Bentonville PO, Benton County, Arkansas fam 132 William Woods 48 m Ohio, Mary 48 Tenn, Martha 17f Ark, John 14 m Ark, Elizabeth 12 f Ark fam 133 James Woods 28 m Tenn, Mary 28 f Ark, Sarah 5 f Ark, John 1 m Ark fam 134 Robert Woods 25 m Ark, Jane 19 f Tenn fam 135 Samuel Woods, 50 m Ohio, Eliza 50 f Tenn, Robert 17 m Ark, Jane 14 f Ark, John 11 m Ark, Newton 9 m Ark
Census24 JUN 1870
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage, dwelling 225 Woods, William 57 born Ohio, wm farmer —Mary, 57 fw keeping house born Tennessee __ Sarah 22 fw keeping house, born Arkansas Hutchenson, Jesse 17 mw farmer born Arkansas Woods, Robert, 35 wm farmer born Arkansas __ Martha 27 fw keeping house born Tennessee __ John 9 mw born Ark, __William 8 mw Ark __ Martha 6 fw ARk __ Robert 4 fw Ark __ Samuel 2 mw ARk __ Jackson, 2/12 mw Ark


Woods Histor...


  1. Captain Samuel Woods of King’s Mountain
    Source: Captain Samuel Woods of King’s Mountain
    Authors: Lucile Womack Bates 3810 Bedford Ave, Nashville, Tennesse 37215
    Date: 1965
    Publisher: The Benton County Pioneer newsletter of The Benton County Historical Society Rogers, Arkansas