William Salmons Dishman1,2

ID #875, (6 December 1821 - 12 September 1911)

Parents:

Father: William Samuel Dishman Jr.1 b. 18 Mar 1790, d. 2 Dec 1870
Mother: Dorothy D. Callison1 b. 3 Jun 1797, d. 28 Dec 1872

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birth6 Dec 1821He was born on 6 Dec 1821 in Barren County, Kentucky.3
Baptism11 May 1834He was baptized on 11 May 1834 in 1st Presbyterian Church, Glasgow, Barren County, Kentucky.
Marriage13 Dec 1848He married Elizabeth Greer on 13 Dec 1848 in Barren County, Kentucky.4
Death12 Sep 1911He died on 12 Sep 1911 in Whittier, Los Angeles County, California, at age 89.3

Children with Elizabeth Greer:

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Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census18301 Jun 1830He was probably one of the males, age 5 to 9, in William Samuel Dishman Jr.'s household on the 1830 census in Barren County, Kentucky.5
Census18401 Jun 1840He was probably one of the males, age 15 to 19, in William Samuel Dishman Jr.'s household on the 1840 census in Barren County, Kentucky.6
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 census in Barren County, Kentucky.7
LandAcquisition15 Apr 1853He acquired 40 acres of land under the Federal Land Act of 1820 on 15 Apr 1853 in Callaway County, Missouri. (Legal Land Description: Palmyra baseline, township 49N, range 8W, section 14, part SESE).8
Military1863He appears on a U.S. Civil War draft registration list in 1863 in Callaway County, Missouri. He is listed as a farmer, age 41, who was born in Kentucky.9
Militaryfrom 1864 to 1865He served on the Confederate side as a private in Company D of the 6th Missouri Cavalry from 1864 to 1865.10
Movedcirca 1883He moved from Missouri to Wallowa County, Oregon, circa 1883.11
Census191015 Apr 1910He was listed as the head of household on the 1910 census in Los Nietos, Los Angeles, California.12

 

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 4.
  2. [S200] J.T. Mayes, "Mayes Maze."
  3. [S175] Enterprise Record Chieftain, 21 Sep 1911, http://www.usgennet.org/usa/or/county/wallowa/…
  4. [S197] Barren County, Kentucky Marriages, online http://www.censusdiggins.com/kybarren_di.html, William S. Dishman entry.
  5. [S89] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Kentucky, Barren County, p. 120, line 28, William Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 21 of 130.
  6. [S90] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Kentucky, Barren County, p. 176, Wm. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 52 of 79. William is the male aged 40 to 50.
  7. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Barren County, Kentucky, p. 321, line 2, dwelling 219, family 228, William S. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 32 of 177.
  8. [S217] http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/, Missouri Land Records, Certificate 27336, William S. Dishman patentee.
  9. [S581] U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865, Wm. S. Dishman, age 41, farmer, born in Kentucky.
  10. [S296] MO Soldiers Database, Wm. S. Dishman entry.
  11. [S176] Western Historical Publishing Company, History of Union and Wallowa Counties, p. 432-433.
  12. [S97] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), California, Los Angeles, ED 284, sheet 9A, dwelling 192, family 193, William S. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 17 of 24. Head William S. age 88, wife Elizabeth age 80, head John Dishman age 47, wife Jennie age 42, stepson Alvin Poore age 21, stepdaughter Faith age 15, daughter Dorothy age 5.
  13. [S175] Enterprise Record Chieftain, 21 Sep 1911, http://www.usgennet.org/usa/or/county/wallowa/…, listed as Mrs. Mattie Imbler.
  14. [S175] Enterprise Record Chieftain, 21 Sep 1911, http://www.usgennet.org/usa/or/county/wallowa/…, listed as Mrs. Sally B. Craig.
 

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