James Percy Dishman1

ID #805, (24 October 1887 - 1962)


Father: Samuel H. Dishman2 b. 16 Oct 1862, d. 27 Jan 1912
Mother: Emma Stewart2 b. 1861, d. 1945

Key Events

Birth24 Oct 1887He was born on 24 Oct 1887 in Strafford, Greene County, Missouri.1
Marriage1919He married Vida Loriene Purnell in 1919.2
Death1962He died in 1962.2

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Other Events

WWI Draft Card5 Jun 1917During World War I, James Percy Dishman registered for the draft on 5 Jun 1917 in Van Buren, Crawford County, Arkansas.3
Military4 Dec 1917He enlisted in the Army on 4 Dec 1917 in Springfield, Missouri. He served overseas from 31 January 1918 until 1 June 1919.4


Other information

4th great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
5th cousin of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 16 May 2015


  1. [S236] WWI Draft Cards, (database online) http://www.Ancestry.com, card of James Percy Dishman, no. 169.
  2. [S106] Dishman Family, Informal Genealogical Notes Personal papers of James Dallas Dishman, Chart 2.
  3. [S236] WWI Draft Cards, (database online) http://www.Ancestry.com, card ofJames Percy Dishman, no. 169.
  4. [S296] MO Soldiers Database, James P. Dishman entry.


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