John Dishman1

ID #767, (5 October 1791 - 17 February 1879)

Parents:

Father: Jeremiah Dishman1 b. 22 Apr 1752, d. 17 Aug 1829
Mother: Nancy Ann Miller1 b. 3 Jul 1760, d. 8 Jul 1856

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birth5 Oct 1791He was born on 5 Oct 1791 in Bedford County, Virginia.1,2
Marriage25 Oct 1815He married Mahala Boone, daughter of Jeremiah Boone and Joice Neville, on 25 Oct 1815 in Pulaski County, Kentucky.3,4
Death17 Feb 1879He died on 17 Feb 1879 in Martin County, Indiana, at age 87.5

Children with Mahala Boone:

Jeremiah B. Dishman+17 (23 Jul 1816 - 20 Feb 1895)
Prudence Dishman18 (18 Dec 1818 - 24 Jun 1885)
Ruhema Dishman19 (7 Oct 1821 - )
Sarah Dishman20 (Nov 1824 - )
Jane Dishman21 (16 Nov 1826 - 15 Feb 1905)
Samantha A. Dishman19 (c 1831 - )
Mary Dishman19 (c 1833 - )

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

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census18106 Aug 1810He was probably the male, age 16 to 25, in Jeremiah Dishman's household on the 1810 census in Pulaski County, Kentucky.6
Residenceafter 1812He resided in Martin County, Indiana, after 1812.1
Militaryfrom 23 Aug 1813 to 31 Dec 1813He served in the War of 1812 as a private in Capt. Samuel Yates' Company of the Kentucky Militia from 23 Aug 1813 to 31 Dec 1813.7
Movedcirca 1817He moved from Kentucky to Indiana, circa 1817.8
Census18207 Aug 1820He at age 28 was listed as the head of a family on the 1820 census in Lawrence County, Indiana.9
Census18301 Jun 1830He at age 38 was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 census in Lawrence County, Indiana.10
LandAcquisition1 Jun 1831He acquired 80 acres of land under the Federal Land Act of 1820 on 1 Jun 1831 in Greene County, Indiana. (Legal Land Description: Vincennes baseline, township 7N, range 7W, section 35, part E1/2SW).11
LandAcquisition10 Apr 1832He acquired 80 acres of land under the Federal Land Act of 1820 on 10 Apr 1832 in Greene County, Indiana. (Legal Land Description: Vincennes baseline, township 7N, range 7W, section 35, part W1/2SW).12
LandAcquisition5 Sep 1838He acquired 80 acres of land under the Federal Land Act of 1820 on 5 Sep 1838 in Greene County, Indiana. (Legal Land Description: Vincennes baseline, township 7N, range 7W, section 35, part W1/2SE).13
Census18401 Jun 1840He at age 48 was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 census in Martin County, Indiana.14
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 census in Martin County, Indiana.15
Census18701 Jun 1870He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 census in Martin County, Indiana.16

 

Other information

Relationships:
Great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
2nd cousin 3 times removed of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 16 May 2015

Citations

  1. [S106] Dishman Family, Informal Genealogical Notes Personal papers of James Dallas Dishman, Chart 2.
  2. [S200] J.T. Mayes, "Mayes Maze."
  3. [S378] War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, John Dishman entry, widow's maiden name Mahala Boone, marriage recorded as 25 Oct 1815 in Pulaski County, Kentucky.
  4. [S194] Kentucky Marriages, 1802-1850, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2089, p. 186.
  5. [S378] War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, John Dishman entry, soldier's death recorded as 17 Feb 1879 in Martin County, Indiana.
  6. [S87] 1810 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Pulaski County, Kentucky, line 1, Jeremiah Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 16 of 35.
  7. [S378] War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, John Dishman entry.
  8. [S33] Assumptions: According to the census data, oldest child Jeremiah was born in Kentucky circa 1816 and second oldest child Prudence was born circa 1818 in Indiana, so the family probably moved to Indiana between those dates.
  9. [S88] 1820 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Lawrence County, Indiana, p. 105, line 1, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 17 of 25.
  10. [S89] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Lawrence County, Indiana, p. 117, line 1, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 117 of 128.
  11. [S217] http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/, Indiana Land Records, Certificate 2356, John Dishman patentee.
  12. [S217] http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/, Indiana Land Records, Certificate 3056, John Dishman patentee.
  13. [S217] http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/, Indiana Land Records, Certificate 17066, John Dishman patentee.
  14. [S90] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Martin County, Indiana, p. 29, line 22, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 33 of 42.
  15. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Martin County, Indiana, p. 3b, line 17, dwelling 39, family 39, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 6 of 16.
  16. [S93] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Indiana, Martin County, Baker Township, p. 14, line 3, dwelling 94, family 94, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 14 of 26.
  17. [S178] Unproven Claim: Relationship listed in Ancestry World Tree titled "Family Tree of Ren Neville", person ID I10389, dated 29 Mar 2003, online at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  18. [S200] J.T. Mayes, "Mayes Maze."
  19. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Indiana, Martin County, Baker Township, John Dishman household, dwelling 39, family 39 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 6 of 16.
  20. [S200] J.T. Mayes, "Mayes Maze."
  21. [S200] J.T. Mayes, "Mayes Maze."
 

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