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Joseph Walter Dickson[1, 2]

Male 1883 - 1961  (78 years)


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  • Name Joseph Walter Dickson 
    Nickname Walter 
    Born 12 Mar 1883  Senatobia, Tate Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Some census record his birth as Arkansas, but his draft card says Mississippi.
    Gender Male 
    Census 14 Jun 1900  Oliver Springs Twp, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 23 Apr 1910  Oliver Springs Twp, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 9 Jan 1920  Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 15 Apr 1930  Rudy, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 3 Apr 1940  Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Military 1942  Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    registered for the World War II draft 
    Residence 18 Feb 1942  Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died May 1961  Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jul 1961  Rudy, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Mount McCurry Cemetery 
    Headstone - Walter Dickson
    Headstone - Walter Dickson
    Person ID I2603  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2012 

    Father John H. Dickson,   b. 1836, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1889, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 52 years) 
    Mother Martha A. Taylor,   b. Sep 1858, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1942  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1872  Desoto Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F1352  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Myrtle A. Ballentine,   b. 22 Apr 1883, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1958, Van Buren, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1908  Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Children 
     1. Eula Dickson,   b. 17 Dec 1908, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1999, Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. Alvin C. Dickson,   b. 12 May 1911, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1996, Talequah, Cherokee Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Grace "Gracie" V. Dickson,   b. 23 Mar 1915, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1941, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     4. H. Dickson
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F868  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1883 - Senatobia, Tate Co., Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 14 Jun 1900 - Oliver Springs Twp, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Mar 1908 - Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 23 Apr 1910 - Oliver Springs Twp, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Jan 1920 - Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1930 - Rudy, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 3 Apr 1940 - Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - registered for the World War II draft - 1942 - Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 18 Feb 1942 - Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - May 1961 - Alma, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Mount McCurry Cemetery - Jul 1961 - Rudy, Crawford Co., Arkansas
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  • Notes 
    • According to the Crawford Co., AR Marriage Book H, J.W. Dickson, age 24, married Myrtle Ballentine, age 19, on 8 Mar 1908. The marriage was performed by C.W. O'Kelley.

      SSDI: Maybe SS card issued in WV. SSN 233-01-5741

      NAME: Everyone appears to have always called him Walter, but he may have been J. Walter

      Southwest Times Record Obituary (or other paper)

      J..W. Dickson

      J.W. Dickson, 78, of Route Two, Alma, Arkansas, father of Mrs. Eula Newell of Fort Smith, died at his home Thursday morning after a long illness. A retired farmer, Mr. Dickson was a former resident of Rudy,Ark, and moved to Alma in 1929. He was a charter member of Kenner Chapel church near Rudy. Other survivors include a son, Alvie C. of the home; another daughter, Mrs. Helen Kalinsky of Detroit, Mich; a sister Mrs. Minnie Shifflett of Bristow, Okla; and six grandchildren.Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ocker Funeral Home, Van Buren.

  • Sources 
    1. [S253] History in Headstones - Crawford County Cemeteries.

    2. [S706] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, 10 August 2012; Joseph Walter Dickson, U1489.

    3. [S591] 1900 US Federal Census, Crawford Co, AR, Oliver Springs; ED 55; sheet 7A; dwelling 117, family 118; Jack A. Jones.

    4. [S581] 1910 US Federal Census, Crawford Co, AR, Oliver Springs; ED 4; sheet 9A; dwelling 154, family 154; Walter Dickson.

    5. [S568] 1920 US Federal Census, Sebastian Co, AR, Fort Smith, Ward 1; ED 147 ; sheet 7A; dwelling 130, family 138, 1915 N. 12th St.; Walter J. Dickson.

    6. [S636] 1930 US Federal Census, Crawford Co, AR, Rudy Township; ED 17-24; p. 3B; dwelling 60, household 61; Walter Dickson.

    7. [S620] 1940 US Federal Census, Sebastian Co., AR, Alma; ED 17-2; sheet 2-A; household 22; Walter Dickson; 10 August 2012.

    8. [S619] Obituary - Robert H. Dickson Sr., Deaths - Robert H. Dickson Sr.; 20 November 1942.

    9. [S633] Find A Grave (old), 25 May 2012; Walter Dickson, memorial no. 31689331, created by Frances Allen Titsworth.

    10. [S639] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, 26 May 2012; J.H. Dickson to Martha Taylor, 11 Dec 1872, Desoto County.

    11. [S263] Records of Crawford County, Arkansas - Marriage Bo.

    12. [S606] Arkansas County Marriages Index - 1837-1957, 10 August 2012; J. W. Dickson to Myrtle Ballantine.


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