James L Dickson


Personal and Family Information

James was born on 25 JAN 1766 in Rowan County, North Carolina, the son of Joseph Dickson and Margaret Isabell McEwen.

He died on 26 MAY 1825 in Bedford, Tennessee.

His wife was Agnes Nancy Moore, who he married on 12 JAN 1786 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Their two known children were Ephraim D. (1787-1852) and John Bennett (1793-1878).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


James L Dickson


Joseph Dickson


Margaret Isabell McEwen


James McEwen


Isabella Miller



Birth25 JAN 1766
Place: Rowan County, North Carolina
Address: ancestry.com
Death26 MAY 1825
Place: Bedford, Tennessee
Address: ancestry.com


Note 1

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. Dickson, Joseph
    Source: Dickson, Joseph
    Authors: C. Sylvester Green
    Date: 1986
    Publisher: NCpedia http://ncpedia.org