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Belle Drewry

Female 1873 - 1947  (73 years)


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  • Name Belle Drewry 
    Born 12 Jun 1873  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Belle Drewry Dickinson
    Belle Drewry Dickinson
    CSA Widow's Questionnaire
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1900  Mt. Zion, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1930  Hollonville, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1947  Bibb County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 12 Apr 1947  Macon, Bibb County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 14 Apr 1947  Macon Memorial Park, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Dickinson, Belle Drewry
    Dickinson, Belle Drewry
    Notes 
    • Griffin Daily News, Monday, April 14, 1947

      Mrs. Bell Dickinson is Buried in Macon

      Mrs. Bell Dickinson, 73, widow of Mr. Clark Dickinson, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. E.F. Carter, in Macon Saturday night. She had lived in Williamson until three years ago when she moved to Macon. Funeral services were conducted this afternoon at the First Christian Church in Macon. Burial was in Memorial Cemetery. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. E.F. Carter, of Macon, Mrs. John Norris, of Colonel Hill, Ga., Mrs. H. P. Reynolds of Savannah, Mrs. Bessie Wood of Williamson; three sons, C. B. Dickinson and A. E. Dickinson, both of Maywood, Ill., and the Rev. Hoke S. Dickinson of Portsmouth, Ohio; two brothers, W.E. Drewry of Atlanta and T.E. Drewry of Williamson; several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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      Census Year: 1930; Census Place: Hollonville, Pike, Georgia; Roll: T626_380; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 4; Image: 0769.

    Person ID I0191  Dickinson
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2011 

    Father Ferdinand Sylvester Drewry,   b. 25 Dec 1848, Fayette County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1939, Williamson, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Nancy Holsey,   b. 2 May 1851, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1924, Williamson, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1869  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clark Alexander Dickinson,   b. 12 Apr 1844, Pike County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1916, Mt. Zion, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1891  Zebulon, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Annie Pauline Dickinson,   b. 19 Jan 1893, Spalding County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1980, Bibb County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Emma Dickinson,   b. 2 May 1895, Mt. Zion, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1974, Jacksonville, Duval, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
     3. Clark Drewry Dickinson,   b. 25 Oct 1899, Williamson, Pike, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1977, Mountain Home, Baxter, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     4. Alton Eugene Dickinson,   b. 1901, Spalding County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1958, Manatee County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     5. Hoke Smith Dickinson,   b. 10 Nov 1906, Mt. Zion, Spalding, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1984, San Diego, San Diego, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
    Family ID F0047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1891 - Zebulon, Pike, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Mt. Zion, Spalding, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1947 - Bibb County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Drewry, Ferdinand Sylvester
    Drewry, Ferdinand Sylvester
    Pension Assignment

  • Sources 
    1. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900.T623, 1854 rolls. Spalding, Georgia, ED , roll , page .

    2. [S015232] 1930 U.S. Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930.T626, 2,667 rolls. Hollonville, Pike, Georgia, ED 4, roll 380, page , image 769.0.

    3. [S016407] Georgia, Death Index, 1919-1998 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. Georgia Deaths, 1919-98 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.Original data - State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-1998. Gerogia, USA: Georgia Heatlh Department, Office of Vital Records, 1998.

    4. [S010388] Griffin Daily News, Griffin, Georgia, Monday, April 14, 1947 edition.
      ("Mrs. Bell Dickinson, 73, widow of Mr. Clark Dickinson, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. E.F. Carter, in Macon Saturday night. She had lived in Williamson until three years ago when she moved to Macon. Funeral services were conducted this afternoon at the First Christian Church in Macon. Burial was in Memorial Cemetery. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. E.F. Carter, of Macon, Mrs. John Norris, of Colonel Hill, Ga., Mrs. H. P. Reynolds of Savannah, Mrs. Bessie Wood of Williamson; three sons, C. B. Dickinson and A. E. Dickinson, both of Maywood, Ill., and the Rev. Hoke S. Dickinson of Portsmouth, Ohio; two brothers, W.E. Drewry of Atlanta and T.E. Drewry of Williamson...").

    5. [S006942] Marriage and Death Notices From the Griffin (Georgia) Weekly News and The Griffin Weekly News and Sun, 1882-1896, Hartz, Fred R. and Emilie K., (Vidalia, Georgia: The Gwendolyn Press, 1987), p. 218.
      ("On Tuesday night, at Zebulon, C. A. Dickson and Miss Belle Drewry were married. It was not much of a surprise but created some excitement. Mr. Dickson is wealthy and a highly respected gentleman who lives near Williamson, and Miss Drewry was the admired belle of the circle in which she moved." 01 January 1892 edition). See also, The Pike County Journal, 08 January 1892 edition.