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Dickersons’ Who Migrated From Halifax County, VA to Barren County, KY (and Other Neighboring KY Counties)

Descendants of

John DICKERSON and ________

(Note: A more complete history of the Virginia Dickersons' is found at the following URL: "Descendants of Nathaniel Dickerson of New Kent/Hanover/Louisa Counties of Virginia")

1. John1 DICKERSON , born 1719 in , Halifax, Va; died abt 1788, son of Nathaniel DICKENSON (?) and Mary THOMSON (?) . He married unknown _______.

Children of John DICKERSON and _________  were as follows:

2 i William2 DICKERSON , born <1744> in , , Va; died in , Woodford, Ky. William relocated to Fayette County by 1782, KY and died in that part of the county that became Woodford County, KY.

+ 3 ii John2 DICKERSON , born 1745 in , Amherst, Va; died 1799 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married Rebecca DUDGEON .

4 iii Elizabeth2 DICKERSON , born <1747> in <, Amherst, Va>.

+ 5 iv Martin2 DICKERSON , born 1748 in , Lunenburg, Va; died abt 1811 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married Rebecca STOVALL .

+ 6 v Vollentine "Valentine"2 DICKERSON , born abt 1753 in , Halifax, Va; died bef 16 Nov 1835 in , Barren, Ky. He married Martha "Patsey" STOVALL .

+ 7 vi Archibald "Archer"2 DICKERSON , born abt 1755 in , Halifax, Va; died abt 1817 in , Campbell, Ky. He married Mary ORGAN .

8 vii Mary2 DICKERSON , born <1757> in <, Halifax, Va>.

9 viii Jeremiah2 DICKERSON , born <1759> in <, Halifax, Va>.

Generation 2

3. John2 DICKERSON (John1), born 1745 in , Amherst, Va; died 1799 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married Rebecca DUDGEON .

Children of John DICKERSON and Rebecca DUDGEON were as follows:

+ 10 i John3 DICKERSON , born 26 Jul 1765 in , Halifax, Va; died 2 Mar 1839 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married Mary A. "Polly" COVINGTON .

11 ii Isaac3 DICKERSON , born abt 1770. He married on 7 Nov 1792 in , Bourbon, Ky Mary COWAN .

+ 12 iii Jeremiah3 DICKERSON , born 1776 in , Halifax, Va; died 20 Dec 1868 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married Elizabeth "Polly" MOSS .

13 iv Obadiah3 DICKERSON , born abt 1782; died 31 Aug 1843 in Shelbyville, Shelby, Mo. He married on 12 Jul 1804 in , Bourbon, Ky Fanny CORBIN .

5. Martin2 DICKERSON (John1), born 1748 in , Lunenburg, Va; died abt 1811 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married abt 1772 in , Halifax, Va Rebecca STOVALL , born abt 1749 in , Cumberland, Va, daughter of Thomas STOVALL and Elizabeth Frances "Betty" or "Betsy" OWEN .

Notes for Martin DICKERSON

As early as 1780, Martin was living in what is now Jessamine County, Ky (near Keene), which earlier was a part of Fayette County, Ky. On September 17, 1787 Martin and his brother, Valentine, petitioned the General Assembly of Virginia asking that tobacco be accepted in payment of taxes.

Children of Martin DICKERSON and Rebecca STOVALL were as follows:

14 i Lewis3 DICKERSON , born abt 1772 in , Halifax, Va; died bef 19 Aug 1823 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married on 4 Oct 1804 in , Jessamine, Ky Kitty RICE .

+ 15 ii Nancy3 DICKERSON , born 3 Jan 1773 in , Halifax, Va; died 16 Feb 1824 in , Jessamine, Ky. She married David JACKSON .

16 iii David3 DICKERSON , born 1775 in , Halifax, Va; died bef 18 Sep 1820 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married on 21 Sep 1801 in , Jessamine, Ky Nancy RICE .

+ 17 iv James3 DICKERSON , born 1775 in , Jessamine, Ky; died 1847. He married Elizabeth CROWDER .

18 v William3 DICKERSON , born abt 1776 in , Fayette, Ky; died aft 1810 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married on 4 Aug 1806 in , Jessamine, Ky Esther RICE .

19 vi Fanny3 DICKERSON , born abt 1778 in , Fayette, Ky. She married on 17 Oct 1808 in , Jessamine, Ky James Allen MCCLURE .

20 vii George3 DICKERSON , born abt 1782 in , Halifax, Va. He married Polly HUGHES .

21 viii Martha "Patsy"3 DICKERSON , born abt 1784 in , Fayette, Ky.

+ 22 ix Fountain3 DICKERSON , born 1 Mar 1794 in , Fayette, Ky; died 17 Sep 1836 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married Polly RICE .

23 x Mary M. "Polly"3 DICKERSON , born <1796> in , Fayette, Ky. She married <1816> in , Jessamine, Ky John JACKMAN , born <1785>; died bef 19 Jul 1841 in , Russell, Ky.

6. Vollentine "Valentine"2 DICKERSON (John1), born abt 1753 in , Halifax, Va; died bef 16 Nov 1835 in , Barren, Ky. He married abt 1773 in , Halifax, Va Martha "Patsey" STOVALL , born abt 1755 in , Halifax, Va, daughter of Thomas STOVALL and Elizabeth Frances "Betty" or "Betsy" OWEN .

Notes for Vollentine "Valentine" DICKERSON

Valentine migrated to Fayette County, KY then to Warren County, KY. Barren County was formed from Warren County. Valentine first appears in Barren County ca. 1797.

Children of Vollentine "Valentine" DICKERSON and Martha "Patsey" STOVALL were as follows:

24 i Franky3 DICKERSON , born <1774> in , Fayette, Ky; died bef 29 Sep 1814 in , Warren, Ky. She married <1795> in , Fayette, Ky Simon BOATMAN , born in , Of Barren, Ky.

25 ii Sarah "Sally"3 DICKERSON , born <1776> in , Fayette, Ky; died bef 2 Sep 1865. She married on 1 May 1802 in , Warren, Ky William LEWIS , born <1776> in , , Va.

+ 26 iii Joel3 DICKERSON , born 1779 in , , Va; died bef 15 Aug 1853 in , Barren, Ky. He married Letty COLE .

27 iv Isham3 DICKERSON , born 1784 in , Fayette, Ky; died bef 6 Dec 1819 in , Warren, Ky. He married on 15 Aug 1806 in , Warren, Ky Mary "Polly" USSELTON , born <1782>, daughter of George USSELTON .

28 v Rebecca3 DICKERSON , born 1790 in , Fayette, Ky; died in , Barren, Ky. She married on 24 May 1820 in , Warren, Ky Isaac LAWRENCE .

+ 29 vi Archibald "Archer"3 DICKERSON , born 1795 in , Fayette, Ky; died bef 15 Jul 1850 in , Barren, Ky. He married (1) Nancy MCGUIRE ; (2) Sarah "Sally" HOWARD .

+ 30 vii John3 DICKERSON , born 14 Jan 1796 in , Fayette, Ky; died 29 Aug 1852 in , Barren, Ky; buried in Buck Creek Cem, Barren, Ky. He married Phebe MAGUIRE .

7. Archibald "Archer"2 DICKERSON (John1), born abt 1755 in , Halifax, Va; died abt 1817 in , Campbell, Ky. He married on 10 Oct 1787 in , Halifax, Va Mary ORGAN .

Notes for Archibald "Archer" DICKERSON

Archibald married Mary Organ in Halifax County, VA. He moved to Fayette County, KY by 1782 and after 1800 is found for a time on the Jessamine County, KY taxlists. He moved to Campbell County, KY and died in Boone County, which was formed from Campbell.

Children of Archibald "Archer" DICKERSON and Mary ORGAN were as follows:

31 i William3 DICKERSON . He married Polly DANIEL .

32 ii Easter3 DICKERSON . She married Charles DANIEL .

33 iii Samuel3 DICKERSON , born abt 1793. He married in , Clay, Ky Susan KANE .

+ 34 iv Archibald3 DICKERSON , born abt 1795. He married Harriet DICTUM .

35 v Martha J.3 DICKERSON . She married Baily KENDALL .

36 vi Chesley3 DICKERSON . He married Betsey LILLARD .

37 vii Sarah3 DICKERSON . She married in 1801 Merriman HIGHTOWER .

Generation 3

10. John3 DICKERSON (John2, John1), born 26 Jul 1765 in , Halifax, Va; died 2 Mar 1839 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married on 25 Jul 1799 in , Jessamine, Ky Mary A. "Polly" COVINGTON .

Children of John DICKERSON and Mary A. "Polly" COVINGTON were as follows:

38 i Polly4 DICKERSON , born abt 1801.

39 ii Susannah4 DICKERSON , born 21 Apr 1803.

40 iii Sally4 DICKERSON , born abt 1805.

41 iv John4 DICKERSON , born abt 1807.

42 v Hiram4 DICKERSON , born abt 1809; died 27 Jun 1836 in , Washington, Va.

43 vi Valentine4 DICKERSON , born 1810.

44 vii Lucretia E.4 DICKERSON , born abt 1811.

45 viii Morgan4 DICKERSON , born abt 1812.

12. Jeremiah3 DICKERSON (John2, John1), born 1776 in , Halifax, Va; died 20 Dec 1868 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married in 1796 Elizabeth "Polly" MOSS , daughter of William MOSS and Louise LECOMPT .

Children of Jeremiah DICKERSON and Elizabeth "Polly" MOSS were as follows:

46 i Cynthia Ellen4 DICKERSON , born 11 Jul 1797 in , Jessamine, Ky; died 3 Jul 1858 in , Ripley, In. She married abt 1817 in Nicholasville, Jessamine, Ky William SKEEN , born 6 Sep 1795.

47 ii Rebecca4 DICKERSON .

48 iii Elizabeth F.4 DICKERSON .

49 iv William M.4 DICKERSON .

+ 50 v John M.4 DICKERSON , born abt 1807 in , Jessamine, Ky; died aft 1850. He married Pauline (---) .

51 vi Tilford4 DICKERSON . He married on 26 Feb 1837 Nancy Jane SHOOK .

+ 52 vii Newton4 DICKERSON , born 12 Feb 1811 in , Jessamine, Ky; died aft 1887 in , Ripley, In. He married Elizabeth DICKERSON .

53 viii Caroline4 DICKERSON .

54 ix James4 DICKERSON .

+ 55 x Newton4 DICKERSON . He married Elizabeth DICKERSON (see 59).

15. Nancy3 DICKERSON (Martin2, John1), born 3 Jan 1773 in , Halifax, Va; died 16 Feb 1824 in , Jessamine, Ky. She married <1795> in , Fayette, Ky David JACKSON .

Children of Nancy DICKERSON and David JACKSON were as follows:

56 i Martin4 JACKSON .

57 ii Elijah4 JACKSON .

17. James3 DICKERSON (Martin2, John1), born 1775 in , Jessamine, Ky; died 1847. He married on 14 Oct 1809 in , Jessamine, Ky Elizabeth CROWDER , born 1789; died 1871, daughter of Sterling CROWDER and Martha STOVAL .

Children of James DICKERSON and Elizabeth CROWDER were as follows:

58 i James Bluford4 DICKERSON . He married Mary Ann HYATT .

22. Fountain3 DICKERSON (Martin2, John1), born 1 Mar 1794 in , Fayette, Ky; died 17 Sep 1836 in , Jessamine, Ky. He married on 18 Jul 1814 in , Jessamine, Ky Polly RICE , born <1795>.

Children of Fountain DICKERSON and Polly RICE were as follows:

59 i Elizabeth4 DICKERSON . She married on 21 Sep 1836 in , Jessamine, Ky Newton DICKERSON (see 55), son of Jeremiah DICKERSON and Elizabeth "Polly" MOSS .

60 ii Fountain4 DICKERSON , born abt 1838 in , Warren, Ky.

26. Joel3 DICKERSON (Vollentine "Valentine"2, John1), born 1779 in , , Va; died bef 15 Aug 1853 in , Barren, Ky. He married on 18 Oct 1802 in , Warren, Ky Letty COLE , born 1782; died in , Barren, Ky.

Children of Joel DICKERSON and Letty COLE were as follows:

61 i Nancy H.4 DICKERSON , born 15 Jul 1803 in , Barren, Ky. She married on 23 Aug 1832 in , Barren, Ky William (---) , born in , Of Barren, Ky.

+ 62 ii Albert G. H.4 DICKERSON , born abt 1809 in , Of Barren, Ky. He married Elizabeth BOATMAN .

63 iii Julia Ann F.4 DICKERSON , born in , Of Barren, Ky. She married on 23 Jan 1849 in , Barren, Ky <Unknown> (---) , born in , Of Barren, Ky.

64 iv Martha S.4 DICKERSON , born in , Of Barren, Ky. She married on 8 Sep 1825 in , Barren, Ky W. OWEN , born in , Of Barren, Ky.

65 v Helen C.4 DICKERSON , born in , Of Barren, Ky. She married (---) WILLIAMS .

29. Archibald "Archer"3 DICKERSON (Vollentine "Valentine"2, John1), born 1795 in , Fayette, Ky; died bef 15 Jul 1850 in , Barren, Ky. He married (1) on 8 Feb 1821 in , Barren, Ky Nancy MCGUIRE , born <1795> in , , Ky; (2) on 27 Jul 1835 in , Barren, Ky Sarah "Sally" HOWARD , born abt 1817 in , Of Barren, Ky.

Children of Archibald "Archer" DICKERSON and Nancy MCGUIRE were as follows:

66 i America4 DICKERSON , born abt 1817 in , Of Barren, Ky. She married (1) on 7 Oct 1837 in , Barren, Ky William MARR , born in , Of Barren, Ky; (2) Enoch STONE .

67 ii (---)4 DICKERSON , born abt 1825 in , Of Barren, Ky. She married on 6 Feb 1845 in , Barren, Ky <Unknown> (---) , born in , Of Barren, Ky.

68 iii Virginia4 DICKERSON , born in , Of Barren, Ky. She married Ahmid LAURENCE .

69 iv Louisanna4 DICKERSON . She married Garrett WHITLEY .

70 v Telitha4 DICKERSON , born 1830 in , Warren, Ky.

71 vi Woodson4 DICKERSON .

72 vii Marshall4 DICKERSON .

73 viii Andrew Jackson4 DICKERSON .

Children of Archibald "Archer" DICKERSON and Sarah "Sally" HOWARD were as follows:

74 i Martin Vanburen4 DICKERSON , born 5 Jul 1836 in , Barren, Ky; died 30 Jun 1911 in , Knox, Il. He married Nancy BOYDSTUN .

75 ii Fountain4 DICKERSON , born abt 1838 in , Barren, Ky.

76 iii Nathan Yancy4 DICKERSON , born 28 Apr 1840 in , Barren, Ky; died 21 Feb 1923 in , Knox, Il.

77 iv Isham4 DICKERSON , born abt 1842 in , Of Barren, Ky.

78 v James K.P.4 DICKERSON , born abt 1844 in , Of Barren, Ky.

79 vi Frederick4 DICKERSON , born abt 1846 in , Of Barren, Ky.

80 vii Nancy A.4 DICKERSON , born abt 1848 in , Of Barren, Ky.

 

30. John3 DICKERSON (Vollentine "Valentine"2, John1), born 14 Jan 1796 in , Fayette, Ky; died 29 Aug 1852 in , Barren, Ky; buried in Buck Creek Cem, Barren, Ky. He married on 21 Sep 1818 in , Barren, Ky Phebe MAGUIRE , born 15 Feb 1797 in , , Ky; died 24 Aug 1855 in , Barren, Ky; buried in Buck Creek Cem, Barren, Ky.

Children of John DICKERSON and Phebe MAGUIRE were as follows:

81 i Arthur C.4 DICKERSON , born abt 1832 in , Of Barren, Ky. He married in 1854 in , Barren, Ky Catharine A. (---) , born in , Of Barren, Ky.

34. Archibald3 DICKERSON (Archibald "Archer"2, John1), born abt 1795. He married Harriet DICTUM .

Children of Archibald DICKERSON and Harriet DICTUM were as follows:

82 i America4 DICKERSON .

83 ii Suzanne4 DICKERSON .

84 iii Franky4 DICKERSON .

85 iv Andrew Jackson4 DICKERSON , born 1815.

Generation 4

50. John M.4 DICKERSON (Jeremiah3, John2, John1), born abt 1807 in , Jessamine, Ky; died aft 1850. He married abt 1835 in , Jessamine, Ky Pauline (---) , born abt 1812 in , , Ky.

Children of John M. DICKERSON and Pauline (---) were as follows:

86 i Mary Elizabeth5 DICKERSON , born abt 1836 in , Jessamine, Ky.

87 ii Virginia W.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1838 in , Jessamine, Ky.

88 iii Sarah J.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1839 in , Jessamine, Ky.

89 iv Andrew W.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1841 in , Jessamine, Ky.

90 v Louisa5 DICKERSON , born abt 1843 in , Jessamine, Ky.

91 vi John F.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1845 in , Jessamine, Ky.

92 vii Ann F.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1847 in , Jessamine, Ky.

 

52. Newton4 DICKERSON (Jeremiah3, John2, John1), born 12 Feb 1811 in , Jessamine, Ky; died aft 1887 in , Ripley, In. He married abt 1837 in , Jessamine, Ky Elizabeth DICKERSON , born abt 1815 in , , Ky, daughter of Fountain DICKERSON .

Children of Newton DICKERSON and Elizabeth DICKERSON were as follows:

93 i Mary E.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1838 in , Jessamine, Ky.

94 ii Melinda5 DICKERSON , born abt 1846 in , Jessamine, Ky.

95 iii Matilda5 DICKERSON , born abt 1840 in , Jessamine, Ky.

96 iv Woodson Fontaine5 DICKERSON , born abt 1848 in , Jessamine, Ky.

97 v Newton Rice5 DICKERSON .

98 vi Luther B.5 DICKERSON .

 

55. Newton4 DICKERSON (Jeremiah3, John2, John1). He married on 21 Sep 1836 in , Jessamine, Ky Elizabeth DICKERSON (see 59), daughter of Fountain DICKERSON and Polly RICE .

Children of Newton DICKERSON and Elizabeth DICKERSON were as follows:

99 i Mary5 DICKERSON , born in , Jessamine, Ky; died 1858 in , Jessamine, Ky.

100 ii Malinda5 DICKERSON , died 1875 in , Jessamine, Ky. She married (---) SIMPSON.

101 iii Matilda5 DICKERSON .

102 iv Woodson Fontaine5 DICKERSON .

62. Albert G. H.4 DICKERSON (Joel3, Vollentine "Valentine"2, John1), born abt 1809 in , Of Barren, Ky. He married on 27 Nov 1833 in , Barren, Ky Elizabeth BOATMAN , born abt 1808 in , Of Barren, Ky.

Children of Albert G. H. DICKERSON and Elizabeth BOATMAN were as follows:

103 i Tabitha5 DICKERSON , born abt 1835 in , Of Barren, Ky.

104 ii William5 DICKERSON , born abt 1838 in , Of Barren, Ky.

105 iii Letitia5 DICKERSON , born abt 1841 in , Of Barren, Ky.

106 iv John J.5 DICKERSON , born abt 1843 in , Of Barren, Ky.

107 v William H.5 DICKERSON , born 1851 in , Ky. He married in 1873 in , Barren, Ky T. (---) , born in , Of Barren, Ky.