John Alvin Dickson

Contents

Personal and Family Information

John was born on 14 JUL 1845 in Benton County, Arkansas, the son of James Armstrong Dickson and Mary Ann Woods.

He died on 9 DEC 1910 in Benton County, Arkansas.

His wife was Lillian Gertrude Woolsey, who he married on 24 JAN 1876 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their seven known children were Eva Margaret (1878-1961), Mattie Woolsey (1880-1963), Jewell Collins (1883-1966), Gertrude Elrina (1885-1964), Ernest (1887-1908), John B Gordon (1894-1981) and Shirley Alvin (1898-1978).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

John Alvin Dickson
(1845-1910)

 

James Armstrong Dickson
(1819-1889)

 

John Bennett Dickson
(1793-1878)

 

James L Dickson
(1766-1825)

+
   

Agnes Nancy Moore
(1766-1847)

 
   

Charlotte Benton Temple
(1800-1843)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Mary Ann Woods
(1820-1890)

 

Samuel "West" Woods
(1799-1871)

 

Francis Harper Woods
(1776-1849)

+
   

Martha Leeper
(1775-1851)

+
   

Sarah Adams
(1797-1839)

 

Robert Adams
(-1829)

 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth14 JUL 1845
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death9 DEC 1910
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census6 JUL 1870
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage dwelling 374 Dickson James, 51 mw farmer b Tennessee __ Mary , 49 fw keeping house born Tennessee __ John 24 mw farmer b Ark __ Elizabeth 15 fw at home born Ark __ Mary 14 fw at home b Ark __ Dwight 11 mw bArk __ Hugh 21 mw going to schoo b Ark Dwelling 275 Woods James, 39 b Tenn __ Salina 35 fw keeping house Tenn __ Kate 14 Ark __ John 11 Ark __ James 9 Ark __ William 7 Ark __ Margaret 1 Ark dwelling 376 Wood Robert 27 farmer mw Ark __ Lucy 21 Ark __ Mary 3 Ark __ Clement 1 mw Ark dwelling 377 Woods Samuel 60 mw farmer born Ohio __ Elisa 61 fw keeping house b Tennessee __ Newton 18 wm at home b Ark dwelling 378 Woods, John 21 mw farmer b Ark __ Saphira 19 keeping house b Ark
Census-1870, Benton, Osage 3 pages
media

Census11 JUN 1880
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage dwelling 166, Dixon, John mw 34 married farmer born Ark, f&m born Tenn __ Lillie wf 20 wife, married housekeeper born Ark, f born Ark, M born Missouri __ Eva wf 2 daughter sing born Ark, f&m born Ark __ non named wf 2/12, single, born Ark, f&m born Ark dwelling 169 Dixon James A 61, Mary 59 wife, Hugh 31 son Sharlott 26 dau, Dwight 21 son
Census30 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 54
Address: house 282 Dixon, John A, head wm July 1845 age 54 married 23 yrs, born Ark, f&m born Tenn __ Lillie G, wife w f Feb 1860 age 40 married 23 yrs, mother of 7, 7 living, born Ark, f Ark, m Missouri __ Mattie daughter wf Mar 1888, age 20, single b Ark, f&m b Ark __ Jewel , Daughter wf July 1884 age 16, single, b Ark, f&m b Ark __ Gertrude daughter wf Oct 1886 age 13 single, b Ark, f&m b Ark __ Gordon son wm Aug 1895 age 5 single, b Ark, f&m b Ark __ Shearley son wm June 1898 age 2 single, b Ark, f&m b Ark House 279 Woolsey, Henry wm April 1830 age 76 m 76 yr born Ark, f&m unknown __ Marguett wife wf june 1834 65 m 46 mother of 6 4 living, born Missouri, f & m Kentucky __ Annie daughter daughter wf Spet 1866 age 33 single, born Ark, f Ark, m Missouri __ George son wm sept 1871 age 28,born Ark, f Ark, m Missouri __ Andrews Milinda, boarder wf feb 1858 age 42 Wd, mother of 1, 1 living born Missouri f Virginia m Indiana
Burial1910
Place: Bentonville, Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Bentonville Cemetery, Benton County, Arkansas, with parents , 1 child links to siblings Find A Grave Memorial# 67779804
Other Event1863
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Type: Military Service
Address: Private, Company C, 2nd Arkansas Cavalry, CSA.

Notes

Note 1

The Springdale News via The Fayetteville Daily, December 16, 1910

A.A Dickson died at Rogers at 7 o'clock last night after an illness of only a few days. He underwent and operation Wednesday for locked bowels. The funeral will be held at Bentonville this afternoon. Mr. Dickson was about 65 years of age. He was a native of Benton county and was one of her most substantial and prosperous citizens. He is survived by a wife, three sons and three daughters, one of whom is Mrs. Urie Harris of this city.

Find A Grave Memorial# 67779804

Sources

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