Indiana McCaslins

Stephen Lee DickersonAge: 92 years18351927

Name
Stephen Lee Dickerson
Birth April 1835 41 33
Birth of a brotherGeorge King Dickerson
September 1837 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Hugh Dickerson
February 1840 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEsther Dickerson
June 1842 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Alice Dickerson
April 1846 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterJulia L Dickerson
June 1849 (Age 14 years)
Census 1850 (Age 14 years)
MarriageMargaret ConsleyView this family
September 23, 1858 (Age 23 years)
Census 1860 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Dickerson
about 1861 (Age 25 years)
Death of a fatherLambert W. Dickerson
October 17, 1862 (Age 27 years)

Burial of a fatherLambert W. Dickerson
after October 17, 1862 (Age 27 years)
Note: Marling Cemetery
Birth of a daughter
#2
Julia Dickerson
about 1864 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Lambert Dickerson
about 1866 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Charles L Dickerson
August 24, 1867 (Age 32 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1870 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Margaret J Dickerson
about 1874 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Oliver M Dickerson
September 1875 (Age 40 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Grace Dickerson
May 4, 1879 (Age 44 years)

Burial of a sisterElizabeth Grace Dickerson
after May 4, 1879 (Age 44 years)
Note: Marling Cemetery
Census 1880 (Age 44 years)
Death of a wifeMargaret Consley
before 1883 (Age 47 years)

Note: Margaret's husband Stephen L Dickerson marries Rebecca A [maiden name unknown] in 1883.
MarriageRebecca WordenView this family
about 1883 (Age 47 years)

Death of a motherMargaret Snodgrass
August 15, 1890 (Age 55 years)

Burial of a motherMargaret Snodgrass
after August 15, 1890 (Age 55 years)
Note: Marling Cemetery
Death of a brotherJohn Dickerson
before 1900 (Age 64 years)

Note: His wife Nancy T Swan Dikerson is recorded as a widow in the 1900 census.
Census 1900 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sonCharles L Dickerson
December 27, 1909 (Age 74 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonCharles L Dickerson
December 29, 1909 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Dundas Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 28125288)
Death of a sisterCharlotte Dickerson
November 19, 1910 (Age 75 years)
Census 1910 (Age 74 years)
Census 1920 (Age 84 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Hugh Dickerson
December 22, 1925 (Age 90 years)
Note: Recorded as W H Dickerson
Occupation
1860 Sawyer; 1870 Working in a sawmill; 1880-1900 farmer

Death May 5, 1927 (Age 92 years)
Note: Recorded as S L Dickerson
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 28, 1824, Jefferson, Indiana
11 months
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
brother
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Margaret Consley - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 23, 1858, Jefferson, Indiana
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
20 months
son
7 years
daughter
21 months
son
Family with Rebecca Worden - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1883

Death

Recorded as S L Dickerson

Shared note

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Saluda, Jefferson, Indiana, 56-year-old New Jersey-born Lambert W Dixon [sic, Dickerson] is a farmer who owns $800 worth of real estate. He and his 46-year-old Kentucky-born wife Margaret [Snodgrass] Dickerson have in their household their Indiana-born children, 17-year-old Charlotte, 15-year-old farmer Stephen, 12-year-old George, 10-year-old Wm [William] H, 8-year-old Ester [Esther], 4-year-old Mary A and 1-year-old Julia. Stephen, George, Willliam and Esther have all attended school in the past year.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Ste Marie, Jasper, Illinois, 35-year-old Indiana-born sawyer Stephen Dickerson owns $500 worth of real estate and $500 worth of personal property. The only person in his household is his 24-year-old Indiana-born wife, Margaret [Consley] Dickerson.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Ste Marie, Jasper, Illinois, 35-year-old Indiana-born Stephen Dickerson owns $1,500 worth of real estate and $200 worth of personal property. He and his 34-year-old wife Margarett [sic] [Consley] Dickerson have in their household their Illinois-born children, 9-year-old Elizabeth, 6-year-old Julia, 4-year-old Lambert and 3-year-old Charles. Elizabeth and Julia have attended school in the past year. Stephen is working in a sawmill as is his brother 33-year-old Indiana-born George Dickerson, who is living next door with his family consisting of his 32-year-old Indiana-born wife Laura [Tolbert] Dickerson and 6-year-old Indiana-born son William. George has no real estate nor personal property value recorded. Based on where their children were born, Stephen came to Illinois before 1861, and George came after 1864.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Fox, Jasper, Illinois, 52-year-old Indiana-born blacksmith John and his 49-year-old Indiana-born wife Nancy [Swan] Dickerson have in their household their children, 24-year-old (?) Indiana-born farmer Wilmer, 21-year-old Indiana-born farm laborer Thomas S, 12-year-old Illinois-born Mary A, 10-year-old Illinois-born Grace J [or G], and 6-year-old Illinois-born Henry T. Thomas, Mary, Grace and Henry have attended school in the past year. John is living next door to his brother Stephen L Dickerson and his family, which consists of 45-year-old Indiana-born farmer Stephen, his wife 45-year-old Margaret [Cosley] Dickerson and their Illinois-born children, 16-year-old Julia F, 14-year-old Lambert, 12-year-old Charles L, 6-year-old Margaret J and 4-year-old Oliver M. All of the children in this family have attended school in the past year. Margaret Cosley Dickerson is incapacitated with rheumatism on the day the census was taken. John and Stephen's father was born in New Jersey and their mother in Kentucky. Nancy's father was born in Scotland and her mother in Pennsylvania. Margaret Cosley's father was born in New York and her mother in Ohio.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Fox, Jasper, Illinois, 65-year-old Indiana-born farmer Stephen L and his second wife 55-year-old Indiana-born Rebecca A [Worden] Dickerson have been married 17 years and have had no children. In their household are Stephen's youngest son, 24-year-old Illinois-born teacher Oliver M. and a ward, 8-year-old Illinois born Arthur R Calvert, whose relationship to their household is not known. Stephen's father was born in New Jersey and his mother in Kentucky. Rebecca's parents were born in Ohio. Oliver's parents were born in Indiana, Arthur's parents were born in New York and Illinois. Stephen owns the land he farms, free of mortgage. Stephen, Rebecca and Oliver can read, write and speak English. Arthur has attended school eight months of the past year.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Fox, Jasper, Illinois, 75-year-old Indiana-born farmer Stephen L and his second wife 65-year-old Indiana-born Rebecca A [Worden] Dickerson have been married 28 years and have had no children. In their household is 17-year-old farm laborer. Illinois-born Arthur Clavert. Stephen's father was born in Pennsylvania [sic] and his mother in Kentucky, Rebecca's parents were born in Ohio, and Arthur's parents were born in Indiana [sic].