Cecelia Emily Dishman1

ID #141, (9 November 1833 - 9 March 1914)
Cecelia Emily Dishman (c1910)
Taken in the backyard of her home in Alexandria, Virginia
Courtesy of Ronald A. McKenney


Father: Samuel Marcus Dishman1,2 b. c 1807, d. 31 Dec 1881
Mother: Emily Jones1,2 d. 1836

Key Events

Birth9 Nov 1833She was born on 9 Nov 1833 in Westmoreland County, Virginia.1,2
Marriage1856She married Benjamin T. Bateman in 1856 in Charles County, Maryland.3
Death9 Mar 1914She died on 9 Mar 1914 in Alexandria, Alexandria County, Virginia, at age 80.2,1

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

Other Events

Census18401 Jun 1840She was probably one of the females, age 5 to 9, in Samuel Marcus Dishman's household on the 1840 census in Charles County, Maryland.4
Census18501 Jun 1850She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Marcus Dishman on the 1850 census in Charles County, Maryland.5


Other information

3rd great-granddaughter of Samuel Duchemin
1st cousin 1 time removed of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 21 Jul 2015


  1. [S249] Ronald Angus McKenney, Samuel Marcus Dishman Descendants, Cecelia Emily Dishman entry, author cites the Bateman Family bible (and includes a transcript) as the source for her name and birth date, and cites her Virginia death certificate for her death date.
  2. [S863] Emily Sirselu Bateman, Virginia Death Certificate, died 9 Mar 1914, Alexandria, Virginia, born 9 Nov 1833 in Westmoreland County, VA, daughter of Samuel Dishman and Emily Jones, buried 11 Mar 1914, informant John F. Bailey.
  3. [S249] Ronald Angus McKenney, Samuel Marcus Dishman Descendants, Cecelia Emily Dishman entry.
  4. [S90] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Charles County, Maryland, p. 188, line 4, Samuel M. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 11 of 17. The age category (20 to 30) that he and his wife are listed under does not agree with later census ages. It is possible that the enumerator made an error for both him and his wife.
  5. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Maryland, Charles County, Allen Fresh district, p. 228, dwelling 200, family 200, Samuel Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 23 of 157.


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