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Thomas Chelton [Or Shelton] Dick

Thomas Chelton [Or Shelton] Dick

Male 1810 - Aft 1880  (70 years)

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  • Name Thomas Chelton [Or Shelton] Dick  [1, 2
    Born 14 Oct 1810  Big Sinking, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1880  Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I671  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father John Dick, Jr.,   b. 1782, Botetourt Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1869, Pulaski Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Chrisman,   b. 1 Oct 1788, Botetourt Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1835, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1806  Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rhoda Rogers,   b. 1811,   d. 15 Sep 1852, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1831  Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 13, 14
    Children 
     1. William Russell ("Billy") Dick,   b. 7 Mar 1833, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1912  (Age 79 years)
     2. Elizabeth ("Betty") Dick,   b. 29 May 1834, Big Sinking, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1896  (Age 62 years)
     3. Sarah Jane Dick,   b. Abt 1836,   bur. Barker Family Cem, Pulaski Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Gilson Dick,   b. 1838,   d. Abt 1874, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     5. Drucilla Dick,   b. 1839,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Mary Ann ("Polly") Dick,   b. 1842,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. George R. Dick,   b. Mar 1842,   d. Abt 1924, McCreary Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     8. Eliza Dick,   b. Jun 1845,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. John Dick,   b. 1847,   d. Oenida, TN Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Baby Dick,   b. 15 Sep 1851,   d. 15 Sep 1851  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F436  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy Ann Foster,   b. 15 Oct 1826,   d. 8 Apr 1876  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1851  Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15, 16
    Children 
     1. James M. Dick,   b. 8 Oct 1852, Big Sinking, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Margaret C. Dick,   b. 3 Feb 1854,   d. 4 Nov 1929  (Age 75 years)
     3. Russell M. Dick,   b. 20 Aug 1856, South Fork, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1936  (Age 79 years)
     4. Telitha ("Litha") Dick,   b. 20 Aug 1858, Big Sinking, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Rhoda T. ("Belle") Dick,   b. 1861,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Frances Malinda ("Linda") Dick,   b. 9 Oct 1863,   d. 13 Sep 1903  (Age 39 years)
     7. Thomas Shelton ("Tommy") Dick, Jr,   b. 10 Apr 1866,   d. 9 Sep 1934  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In her pamphlet «i»The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky«/i», pp. 5-6 (1980), Nora Jones Hickam wrote:
      «tab»"«u»Thomas Shelton«/u», born ca. October 7, 1810, married first to Rhoda Rogers, daughter of George Rogers, on Feb. 23, 1831.... Rhoda Rogers was born 1811 and died Sept. 15, 1852 (according to her grave, but there is a conflicting date noted later in his second marriage). Their children were: William R. ...; Elizabeth...; Sarah Jane...; Gilson...; Drusilla...; Polly A. ...; George R. ...; Eliza...; John...; And last a stillborn child born Sept. 15, 1852 ... and the records also show [that] the mother Rhoda Rogers Dick, died that same day.
      «tab»"But other records show Thomas Shelton Dick marrying a Nancy Foster ... on Dec. 18, 1851.... I have these children by them: James M. ...; Margaret...; Russell M. ...; Litha...; Rhoda Belle...; Francis Malinda...; Tommy....
      «tab»"To the best of my knowledge Thomas Shelton had 17 children by the two wives. He was still living in 1880."

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Dick Family|, Nora Jones Hickam, "The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky", (Nora J. Hickam, (15-page pamphlet [1980]) [Seattle, WA, Public Library # R929.2 D55H-HIS]), p. 5 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S26] Ancestry Tree - Robert Dick|, Robert Dick, "Robert Dick Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/ListView.aspx?tid=6593262), (PA Cert # 43298) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S49] Dick, Maurice|, Maurice Wilmer Dick, "Dick Family Records", (Maurice W. Dick, 10426 19th Ave, SW, Seattle, WA 98146 : Sep 2000).

    4. [S25] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 6|, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, VITAL RECORDS, WILLS 1802-1909, and THE DICK FAMILY (vol. 6), (June B. Bork, Bradley, CA : 1983 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 191 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S25] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 6|, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, VITAL RECORDS, WILLS 1802-1909, and THE DICK FAMILY (vol. 6), (June B. Bork, Bradley, CA : 1983 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 202 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S24] Dick Family|, Nora Jones Hickam, "The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky", (Nora J. Hickam, (15-page pamphlet [1980]) [Seattle, WA, Public Library # R929.2 D55H-HIS]), p. 5.

    7. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p. 77.

    8. [S23] Denney, Abraham, Abraham Lincoln Denney, A Biography of John Dick and His Desendentents [sic], (A 2-pg fragment of a report, undated, probably written in the early 1900's).

    9. [S95] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 1 |, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, MARRIAGES AND VITAL RECORDS, 1801-1860 (vol. 1), (June B. Bork, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 : 1972; 4th printing 1979 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 89.

    10. [S25] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 6|, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, VITAL RECORDS, WILLS 1802-1909, and THE DICK FAMILY (vol. 6), (June B. Bork, Bradley, CA : 1983 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 189.

    11. [S26] Ancestry Tree - Robert Dick|, Robert Dick, "Robert Dick Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/ListView.aspx?tid=6593262).

    12. [S967] KY Marriages, 1802-1850|, Anonymous, Kentucky Marriages, 1802 - 1850, (Online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2089).

    13. [S24] Dick Family|, Nora Jones Hickam, "The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky", (Nora J. Hickam, (15-page pamphlet [1980]) [Seattle, WA, Public Library # R929.2 D55H-HIS]), pp. 5-6 (Reliability: 2).

    14. [S95] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 1 |, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, MARRIAGES AND VITAL RECORDS, 1801-1860 (vol. 1), (June B. Bork, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 : 1972; 4th printing 1979 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 90 (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S24] Dick Family|, Nora Jones Hickam, "The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky", (Nora J. Hickam, (15-page pamphlet [1980]) [Seattle, WA, Public Library # R929.2 D55H-HIS]), p. 6 (Reliability: 1).

    16. [S25] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 6|, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, VITAL RECORDS, WILLS 1802-1909, and THE DICK FAMILY (vol. 6), (June B. Bork, Bradley, CA : 1983 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 208 (Reliability: 2).