James Ewing Dishman1,2

ID #1314, (circa 1822 - 22 October 1864)

Parents:

Father: Obediah Dishman1,3 b. 1792, d. 1824
Mother: Rebecca C. Stevenson1

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1822He was born circa 1822 in Kentucky.1
Marriage29 Apr 1855He married Georgianna Murdock Berryman on 29 Apr 1855 in Alto, Cherokee County, Texas.4,1,5
Death22 Oct 1864He died of typhoid pneumonia on 22 Oct 1864 in Quachita, Louisiana.6

Children with Georgianna Murdock Berryman:

Helena Cecilia Rebecca Dishman+9 (27 Feb 1856 - 30 Aug 1887)
James Henry Dishman1 (22 Feb 1857 - 30 Jul 1934)
Sarah Monroe Isabel Dishman10 (29 Dec 1862 - 28 Sep 1936)

Note - Living persons are excluded from this website so not all marriages or children may be listed above.

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Will5 Dec 1826He was named an heir in the will of William Dishman dated 5 Dec 1826 in Barren County, Kentucky.7
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 census in Cherokee County, Texas.8

 

Other information

Relationships:
2nd great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
3rd cousin 2 times removed of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 3 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S182] Dishman-Hagey Correspondence, 1985-1993 Personal papers of James Dallas Dishman, genealogy of Capt. Benjamin Berryman, 1 sheet, dated 5-2-93.
  2. [S237] Barren County Kentucky Message Board Message Board, online http://boards.ancestry.com, Sandi Gorin, "William Dishman."
  3. [S958] William Dishman will, Will Book 3, pp. 117-122. Names grandson James Ewing Dishman.
  4. [S681] Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965, online http://www.ancestry.com/, James E. Dishman and Georgiana M. Berryman, 29 Apr 1855, Cherokee County, Texas.
  5. [S346] Genealogical papers of William Anderson Hagey, ca. 1940-1998, Virginia Historical Society, box 2, file 118, "Dishman, James (1822-1864) and (Georgiana Berryman)", manuscript likely written by Dorothy Madeley Taylor of Harlingen, Texas, concerning the last illness and death of her great grandfather James Ewing Dishman, states that he married Georgiana Berryman 29 Apr 1855 in Alto, Tx.
  6. [S346] Genealogical papers of William Anderson Hagey, ca. 1940-1998, Virginia Historical Society, box 2, file 118, "Dishman, James (1822-1864) and (Georgiana Berryman)", manuscript likely written by Dorothy Madeley Taylor of Harlingen, Texas, concerning the last illness and death of her great grandfather James Ewing Dishman, states that he died 22 Oct 1864 in Washita Parish, Quachita, Louisiana of typhoid pneumonia and is buried at Baptist Church in Forksville, La (west of Monroe).
  7. [S958] William Dishman will, Will Book 3, pp. 117-122.
  8. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Texas, Cherokee County, Beat no. 1, dwelling 127, family 127, J.E. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 12 of 25.
  9. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Texas, Cherokee County, Beat no. 1, dwelling 127, family 127, J.E. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 12 of 25. Line 5, H.R. Dishman, female, 4 years old, born in Texas.
  10. [S346] Genealogical papers of William Anderson Hagey, ca. 1940-1998, Virginia Historical Society, box 2, file 118, "Dishman, James (1822-1864) and (Georgiana Berryman)", manuscript likely written by Dorothy Madeley Taylor of Harlingen, Texas, concerning the last illness and death of her great grandfather James Ewing Dishman, states that he married Georgiana Berryman and had daughter Sarah Monroe Isabel "Belle" Dishman (1862-1936).
 

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