James Madison Dishman1

ID #777, (5 February 1830 - 18 December 1906)

Parents:

Father: Jeremiah B. Dishman2 b. 5 Aug 1804, d. 24 Apr 1876
Mother: Cynthia Ann Smith2 b. 26 Aug 1812, d. 15 Jan 1903

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birth5 Feb 1830He was born on 5 Feb 1830 in Simpson County, Kentucky.2,3
Marriage16 Aug 1859He married Harriet Virginia Piper on 16 Aug 1859 in Greene County, Missouri.4
Death18 Dec 1906He died on 18 Dec 1906 in Greene County, Missouri, at age 76.5

Children with Harriet Virginia Piper:

Sarah Jane Dishman+4 (29 Jul 1860 - 2 Oct 1949)
William F. Dishman+4,14 (16 Sep 1861 - 17 Mar 1933)
Samuel H. Dishman+4,15 (16 Oct 1862 - 27 Jan 1912)
James Walter Dishman4,16 (25 Dec 1865 - 7 Dec 1934)
Jeremiah T. Dishman+12,4 (4 Apr 1870 - 11 Dec 1903)
Charles B. Dishman12,4 (27 Feb 1871 - 6 Sep 1894)
Albert B. Dishman+12,4,17 (25 Dec 1874 - 23 Apr 1937)
Leonidas F. Dishman4 (27 May 1876 - 24 Jul 1903)
Cora Dishman18 (May 1884 - )

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 one of the males, age 5 to 9, in Jeremiah B. Dishman's household on the 1840 census in Simpson County, Kentucky.6
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as a household member living with Jeremiah B. Dishman on the 1850 census in Simpson County, Kentucky.7
Residenceafter 1855He resided in Greene County, Missouri, after 1855.8
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 census in Greene County, Missouri.9
Occupation1 Jun 1860He was a constable on 1 Jun 1860 in Greene County, Missouri.9
Militaryfrom 8 Oct 1864 to 14 Nov 1864He served on the Union side as a private in the 72nd regiment of the Enrolled Missouri Militia from 8 Oct 1864 to 14 Nov 1864.10
Census18701 Jun 1870He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 census in Greene County, Missouri.11
Census18801 Jun 1880He was listed as the head of household on the 1880 census in Greene County, Missouri.12
Census19001 Jun 1900He was listed as the head of household on the 1900 census in Springfield, Greene County, Missouri.13

 

Other information

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

Citations

  1. [S106] Dishman Family, Informal Genealogical Notes Personal papers of James Dallas Dishman, Chart 2.
  2. [S418] R. I. Holcomb, History of Greene County, Missouri, biographical sketch of son, J.M. Dishman, states that "This gentleman is the son of Jeremiah and Cynthia A. (Smith) Dishman, and was born in Simpson county, Ky., February 5, 1830."
  3. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Roll M432_218, p. 56, image 114/142 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.).
  4. [S418] R. I. Holcomb, History of Greene County, Missouri, biographical sketch of son, J.M. Dishman, states that "Mr. Dishman was married August 16, 1859, to Miss Harriet, daughter of Samuel Piper, a prominent farmer, and early settler of Greene county. Their union has been blest with eight children, seven sons and one daughter, all of whom are now living, viz.: Jane, Wm. F., Samuel, James W., Jerry, Charles, Bert, and Leonidas."
  5. [S200] J.T. Mayes, "Mayes Maze."
  6. [S90] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Kentucky, Simpson County, page 187, line 5, Jeremiah B. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 13 of 68.
  7. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Kentucky, Simpson County, page 56, line 1, J.D. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 114 of 142.
  8. [S418] R. I. Holcomb, History of Greene County, Missouri, biographical sketch of J.M. Dishman, page 910, states that "J. M. Dishman made two trips from Kentucky to Greene county, Mo., upon horseback, one in 1853 and one in 1855. ... When he came to Missouri the second time, all of his father's family came also..."
  9. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Missouri, Greene County, Jackson Township, page 69, line 37, dwelling 461, family 492, James Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 9 of 26.
  10. [S296] MO Soldiers Database, J.M. Dishman entry.
  11. [S93] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Missouri, Greene County, page 26, James Dishman household, line 26, dwelling 188, family 191 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 26 of 45.
  12. [S94] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Missouri, Greene County, Jackson Township, ED 35, page 1, dwelling 8, family 8, J M Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 1 of 36.
  13. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Missouri, Greene County, Springfield, ED 41, sheet 29, dwelling 559, family 610, James Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 58 of 82, viewed 15 Mar 2012. Married 41 years.
  14. [S410] William F. Dishman, death certificate 9198, father James Dishman, mother Harriott Phifer, informant Martha Ann Dishman (19 Mar 1933).
  15. [S410] Samuel H. Dishman, death certificate 900, James Dishman, father, Harriet Pifer, mother, Walter Dishman, informant (27 Jan 1912).
  16. [S410] James W. Dishman, death certificate 42600, father James M. Dishman, mother Harriett Piper (8 Dec 1934).
  17. [S410] Albert B. Dishman, death certificate 16370, died 23 Apr 1937, born 25 Dec 1874, father James M. Dishman, mother Harriet V. Piper, widower (25 Apr 1937).
  18. [S114] Web Site, Descendants of Dudley Chase Piper (Indian War Vet.) and Mary Unknown, online at http://www.rootsweb.com/~momaries/piper.htm, entry 17 (Harriet V. Piper), downloaded 27 Apr 2003.

 

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