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Russell Dick

Russell Dick

Male 1882 - 1948  (65 years)

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  • Name Russell Dick  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 20 Dec 1882  Wayne Cnty, Ky Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Transportation - Railroad laborer 
    Died 8 Apr 1948  New Castle, Henry Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Y  [6
    Person ID I2857  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2020 

    Father Dr. Gilson Payne Dick,   b. 27 Nov 1814, Big Sinking, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1905  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Morrow,   b. Jul 1856, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1937  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1880  [1, 8
    Family ID F1185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Cora Mae Holson,   b. 10 Feb 1889, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1958, Kidder, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1907  Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F6034  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ida Kay McDaniel,   b. 17 Aug 1903, Monticello, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1977, Denison, Grayson Cnty, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Frances Dick,   b. 31 Mar 1923, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1950, New Castle, Henry Cnty, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     2. William McKinley Dick,   b. 7 Sep 1925, Burnside, Pulaski Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 2011, Sherman, Grayson Cnty, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Charlie Estle Dick,   b. 3 Mar 1928, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1979, Van Wert, Van Wert Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F6031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census lists his father, "Dick, Gilson," 86, born Nov 1814, and mother, Mary J, 41, born Jul 1858, and the following children: Logan S, 24, born Mar 1876; "Charley," 22, born Jun 1878; John, 16, born Oct 1883; Russell D, 14, born Dec 1885; Steve, 12, born Dec 1887; Arthur, 6, born Nov 1892; and "Lara [??; Sarah], 19, born Aug 1880. All were born in Kentucky. Gilson was a farmer; Logan was a "log hauler;" Charley, a carpenter; John and Russell were both farm laborers; and Steve and Arthur were "at school." No occupation was listed for Lara/Sarah. 1900 U.S. Census, Prct 1, Monticello, Wayne Cnty, KY (T 623, ED 125, stamped p. 167).
    • The 1910 census lists Russell, 25, living with his wife Cora, 22. Both were born in Kentucky. Russell was a farm laborer. 1910 U.S. Census, Kelley Prct, Wayne Cnty, KY (T 624, Roll 502, ED 233, stamped p. 245-B).
    • His WW I draft card (12 Sep 1918) gives his name as "Russ Dick." It provides that he was born 20 Dec 1882; that his nearest relative was his mother, Mary Jane Dick, living in Bronton, KY; and that he was employed as a laborer.
    • The 1920 census shows Russell Dick, 43, living with his wife Ida, 27, and the following children: Mary F, 8; "Russell Jr.", 7; William M, 5; and Charley E, 2. All were born in Kentucky. Russell was a laborer in a veneer mill. 1920 U.S. Census, Dist 8, Pulaski Cnty, KY (T 626, ED 32, stamped p. 283-B).
    • The 1940 census shows Russell Dick, 56, living with his wife Ida, 36, and the following children: "Russell Jr." 16; "Wm McKinley," 14; Charles E; and Mary 18 and her husband Woodrow Davis, 23. All had been born in KY. Russell was a laborer in a railroad "cross tie yard." 1940 U.S. Census, Prct 66, Pulaski Cnty, KY (T 627, Roll 1352, ED 100-35, stamped p. 493-B).
    • His WW II draft registration card (27 Apr 1942) states that "Russell Dick" was born in Wayne Cnty, KY on 16 [sic] Dec 1882, and apparently lived with his mother, "Mrs. Ida Dick," in Burnside, Pulaski Cnty, KY. He was employed by the "Wood Preserver Co" in Burnside.
    • Indiana marriage records indicate that Russell Dick and his wife Ida McDaniel were the parents of William McKinley Dick, born 7 Sep 1925. On 28 Aug 1948 William married Joyce Joanne Nichols in Indiana. See: Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001, online database at: https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60282/.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1200] KY Census 1900, Wayne, Kentucky Counties, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T 623, ED 125, p. 167).

    2. [S436] WW II - Draft Records|, U.S. Selective Service System, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, (Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, Online database, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2238).

    3. [S1064] IN Marriages, 1810-2001 |, Indiana Counties, Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001, (Online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60282).

    4. [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. 7.

    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. 228.

    6. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com), 216473108.

    7. [S378] WW I Draft Cards, U.S. Selective Service System, "World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", (U.S. Selective Service System, The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; Online database: http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482).

    8. [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. 227.