Ephraim D. Dickson


Personal and Family Information

Ephraim was born on 1 FEB 1787 in North Carolina, the son of James L Dickson and Agnes Nancy Moore.

He died on 25 OCT 1852 in Washington County, Arkansas.

His wife was Catherine Thompson, who he married on 1 SEP 1816 in Sumner, Tennessee. Their four known children were Joseph Lawrence (1817-1868), James Azariah (1822-1824), Mary Catherine (1825-1844) and Isabella (1829-1857).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Ephraim D. Dickson


James L Dickson


Joseph Dickson


Margaret Isabell McEwen


James McEwen


Isabella Miller


Agnes Nancy Moore



Birth1 FEB 1787
Place: North Carolina
Death25 OCT 1852
Place: Washington County, Arkansas
Address: Fayetteville Find A Grave Memorial# 36692213
Census15 OCT 1850
Place: Washington County, Arkansas
Age: 63
Address: Fayetteville. dwelling 26 family 26 Joseph L Dickson 32 m merchant $1500 born Tenn Sarah “ 28 f born Tenn E. D. Dickson 63 m , blacksmith born N.C.
BurialOCT 1852
Place: Washington County, Arkansas
Address: Mount Comfort Cemetery , Fayetteville Plot: sec B plot 65 grave 8 Find A Grave Memorial# 36692213 and links to children


Note 1

Marriage record Ephrem D Dixon male 31 Aug 1816, Sumner Tennesse to Catharine Thompson

Postmaster, Cross Hollows, Benton County, 1843

War of 1812 Service Record: E.D. Dickson, Coffee’s Brigade, Cav and Mtd Gunmen, Tennessee, inducted and discharge :Captain, roll 58,

Note 2

First child of James Dickson and Agnes Nancy Moore. His fraternal grandfather was Revolutionary War Gen. Joseph Dickson and his maternal grandfather was Col. William Moore, also an American Revolutionary War soldier.

Married Catherine "Caty" Thompson (1798-1834) in Sumner County, Tennessee, 31 Aug 1816.

Served with Andrew Jackson in the War of 1812 - Captain, 1st Reg't. West Tennessee Volunteers Mounted Gunman.

A second son, James Azariah Dickson, was born 04 Aug 1822 in Tennessee, and died 01 Apr 1824 in Tennessee. 


Family links: 


  Joseph Lawrence Dickson (1817 - 1868)*

  James Azariah Dickson (1822 - 1824)*

  Mary Catherine Dickson Anderson (1825 - 1844)*

  Isabella Dickson Wilson (1829 - 1857)*

Find A Grave Memorial# 36692213