Robert was born on 5 NOV 1773 in Lincoln County, North Carolina, the son of Joseph Dickson and Margaret Isabell McEwen.
He died on 5 FEB 1849 in Benton County, Arkansas.
His wife was Esther Moore, who he married on 23 MAR 1796. The place has not been found. Their eleven known children were Joseph Samuel (1797-1845), Margaret (1799-?), Ephraim (1802->1849), Isabella (1804-?), Robert (1807-?), Elizabeth Greaves (1809-1891), Mary Polly (1811-<1880), John W. (1813-1820), Ezekiel K. (1816-1824), Sarah Sublett (1819-1892) and Martha M (1821-<1849).
|Birth||5 NOV 1773||
|Death||5 FEB 1849||
|See Note 1|
|Will||19 JAN 1849||
Mary Marquess to Kathryn Lang Dec 9, 2004 Reasearch on Arkansas Dickson Cemetry.
Calvin Hall Holmes once owned the land know as the “Burns” place SW of town 1905 obit.
Phineas and Rachel Holmens settled on Osage Creek Ark by 1837. had mill on Osage Creek.
Robert Dickson headstone “Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth; yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labors; and their works follow them.”
|Authors:||C. Sylvester Green|
|Source:||The Journal of J.L. Dickson with footnotes by W.J. Lemke|
|Publisher:||Washington County Historical Society|