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James Alpheus Dickinson

Male 1863 - 1949  (86 years)


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  • Name James Alpheus Dickinson 
    Born 25 Apr 1863  Zetella, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Residence 1880  District 1067, Spalding, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1910  Crombies, Douglas, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1920  Crombies, Douglas, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 09 Jul 1949  Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Douglasville City Cemetery, Douglasville, Douglas, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dickinson, James Alpheus, Jr.
    Dickinson, James Alpheus, Jr.
    Notes 
    • [1] Possible death? From: Georgia Deaths 1919-1998

      Name: James A Dickinson
      Death Date: 09 Jul 1949
      Race: W
      Gender: M
      County of Death: Fulton
      Certificate: 14813
      Age: 86 years
      County of Residence: Fulton

      [2] James A. Dickinson is the 37 year old head of this household in the 1900 census. His month and year of birth is given as April 1863. His wife of eight years is Amanda Johnson, born in April 1872. Three surviving children (of five) are ennumerated: Walter S., age 7; Chas. B., age 3; and Irma, age 1.

      [3] James A. Dickinson Household, 1900 U. S. Census, Douglas County, Georgia, population schedule, Crumbies District, enumeration district [ED] 26, supervisor's district [SD] 5, sheet 19, page 91B, dwelling 348, family 349; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 194.

      [4] In 1910, the James A. Dickinson family is located on the Adamson Mill to Douglasville Road. The ennumerated children are: Walter S., age 17; Baker, age 13; Irma, age11; James, age 4; Raymond, age 2; Roscoe, age 3 months.

      [5] James A. Dickinson Household, 1910 U. S. Census, Douglas County, Georgia, population schedule, Crumbies District, enumeration district [ED] 37, supervisor's district [SD] 5, sheet 3, page 196B, dwelling 48, family 52; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 183.

      [6] James A. Dickinson Household, 1930 U. S. Census, Douglas County, Georgia, Militia District 1272, enumeration district 6, Sheet number 4B, page 254, National Archives micropublication T626, roll 353.
    Person ID I0062  Dickinson
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2011 

    Father James Alpheus Dickinson,   b. 25 Sep 1829, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1897, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Martha Gideon Ann Uriah Williams,   b. 15 Apr 1839, Fayette County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1910, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1858  Griffin, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F0027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amanda Lucretia Johnson,   b. 11 Apr 1872, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1947, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1891  Quitman, Brooks County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Walter Scott Dickinson,   b. 11 Nov 1892, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jan 1983, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +2. Charles Baker Dickinson,   b. 26 Feb 1897, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1979, Cobb County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     3. Irmalee Dickinson,   b. 02 Apr 1899, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1989, Halethorpe, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. James E Dickinson,   b. 1902, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Earnest Raymond Dickinson,   b. 22 Sep 1905, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1985, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Volita Dickinson,   b. 22 May 1907, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 2003, Atlanta, Dekalb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     7. Roscoe J. Dickinson,   b. 10 Jan 1910, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1976, Douglasville, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. Thomas Clark Dickinson,   b. 16 Feb 1916, Douglas County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1992, Pinellas County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Family ID F0149  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Apr 1863 - Zetella, Spalding, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Crombies, Douglas, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Crombies, Douglas, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 09 Jul 1949 - Fulton County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. District 1067, Spalding, Georgia, ED 117, roll T9_165, page 348.1000, image 0077.

    2. [S013185] 1910 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910.T624, 1,178 rolls. Crombies, Douglas, Georgia, ED , roll T624_183, part , page .

    3. [S013317] 1920 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.T625, 2,076 rolls. Crombies, Douglas, Georgia, ED , roll , page , image 665.

    4. [S008007] Spalding County, Georgia, Marriage Book A, (Griffin, Georgia), p. 067.
      The family is enumerated in the 1860 U.S. Census; Mount Zion District, Spalding County, Georgia, p. 126 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration); the 1870 U.S. Census; Mount Zion, Spalding County, Georgia; p. 469; and the 1880 U.S. Census; Mount Zion, Spalding County, Georgia; ED 117; p. 38. In 1900, the census reports that Martha Dickinson was the mother of nine children, five of whom were then living. Crombies District, Douglas County, Georgia; ED 26; SD 5; sheet 16; p. 88B. Two of the four are thus not accounted for in the research. These were twins according to Wille Kate Dickinson Henderson.

    5. [S336288] Georgia Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960 , (Morrow, Georgia: Georgia Archives, RG 58-1-1), Mrs. M. G. Dickinson, Douglas County.