James William Dishman1,2,3

ID #650, (July 1839 - 13 November 1913)

Parents:

Father: Marcus Triplett Dishman1 b. 1802, d. b 25 Oct 1865
Mother: Mary Ann Violett1 b. 1 Nov 1814, d. 10 Oct 1897

Key Events

EventDateDescription
BirthJul 1839He was born in Jul 1839 in Loudoun County, Virginia.1,4
Marriage17 Feb 1876He married Emma Virginia Benton on 17 Feb 1876 in Loudoun County, Virginia.5,3
Death13 Nov 1913He died on 13 Nov 1913 in his home, Unison, Loudoun County, Virginia, at age 74.6
Burial14 Nov 1913He was buried on 14 Nov 1913 in Sharon Cemetery, Middleburg, Loudoun County, Virginia.7

Children with Emma Virginia Benton:

Ella Lee Dishman3 (Mar 1877 - )
Lister Dishman3 (1879 - )
Beulah Benton Dishman14 (12 Oct 1882 - 11 May 1957)
William Archer Dishman3 (20 Jun 1885 - Sep 1935)
Hazel E. Dishman15 (c 1892 - )

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

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census18401 Jun 1840He was probably the male, age under 5, in Marcus Triplett Dishman's household on the 1840 census in Loudoun County, Virginia.8
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as a household member living with Marcus Triplett Dishman on the 1850 census in Loudoun County, Virginia.9
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as a household member living with Marcus Triplett Dishman on the 1860 census in Loudoun County, Virginia.10
Militaryfrom Aug 1861 to Oct 1861He served on the Confederate side as a 2nd Lieutenant in Company E of the 122nd Virginia Militia from Aug 1861 to Oct 1861.11
Militaryfrom 6 Nov 1862 to 18 Sep 1863He served on the Confederate side as a Sergeant in Company K of the 11th Regiment Virginia Cavalry from 6 Nov 1862 to 18 Sep 1863. He enlisted at Berryville, Clark County, VA on 6 Nov 1862 as a 4th Sergeant for the duration of the war, was promoted to 2nd Sergeant by Sep 1863 before being demoted to private and deserting at Madison Court House on 18 Sep 1863.12
Census18801 Jun 1880He was listed as the head of household on the 1880 census in Loudoun County, Virginia.13
Census19001 Jun 1900He was listed as William C. Palmer's father-in-law on the 1900 census in Loudoun County, Virginia.4

 

Other information

Relationships:
3rd great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
2nd cousin 1 time removed of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 4 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S79] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Loudoun County, Virginia, p. 169a, line 34 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.).
  2. [S80] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Loudoun County, Virginia, p. 56, line 22 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.).
  3. [S105] Descendants of Samuel Marcus Dishman, Genealogical notes, 1995 The Library of Virginia.
  4. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Loudoun County, ED 49, sheet 4B, line 53, William C. Palmer household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 8 of 31.
  5. [S311] Patricia B. Duncan and Elizabeth R. Frain, Loudoun Co Marriages 1851-1880, p. unknown, James W. Dishman and Emma Virginia Benton entry, 17 Feb 1876, son of Marcus and Mary A. Dishman, age 30, of Loudoun Co., VA, daughter of Jas. and Margaret Benton, age 23, of Loudoun Co., VA, age attested by James M. Benton.
  6. [S786] The Times Dispatch, 15 Nov 1913, Article dated 14 Nov 1913, James W. Dishman, Confederate veteran, died at his home in Unison yesterday, age 76, survived by wife Miss Vergie Benton, son Archie, 3 daughters, buried today at Sharon Cemetery in Middleburg, VA.
  7. [S786] The Times Dispatch, 15 Nov 1913, James W. Dishman, Confederate veteran, died at his home in Unison yesterday, age 76, survived by wife Miss Vergie Benton, son Archie, 3 daughters, buried today at Sharon Cemetery in Middleburg, VA.
  8. [S78] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Loudoun County, Virginia, p. 175, line 25, Marcus Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 77 of 187.
  9. [S79] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Loudoun County, Virginia, p. 169a, line 31, dwelling 103, family 103, Marcus Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 15 of 365.
  10. [S80] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Loudoun County, Virginia, p. 56, line 19, dwelling 406, family 406, Marcus Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 268 of 419.
  11. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, James W. Dishman, Co. E, 122 Virginia Militia, appears on muster rolls as 2nd Lt. in August and October 1861.
  12. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, James W. Dishman, Co. K, 11th Regiment Virginia Cavalry, appears on muster rolls as Sergeant from 6 Nov 1862 to 28 Feb 1863, and September and October 1863.
  13. [S82] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Loudoun County, Virginia, James W. Dishman household, ED 53, page 28, line 18 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 28 of 91.
  14. [S842] Beulah Benton Dishman, Virginia Death Certificate, died 11 May 1957 at Vienna, Fairfax Co., VA, born 12 Oct 1882, daughter of James Wm. Dishman and Emma V. Benton, never married, buried 14 May 1957 Sharon Cemetery, Middleburg, VA.
  15. [S344] Loudoun County Va Will Book, Vol. 3Y, p. 49, List of heirs of Emma V. Dishman dated Dec 1935, included daughter Hazel E. Lewis, age 43, of Clarendon, Va.
 

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