John W. Dishman1

ID #949, (circa 1825 - circa December 1878)

Parents:

Father: Samuel Dishman1 b. 1773, d. 1844
Mother: Sarah Gray1 b. c 1784, d. c Nov 1861

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1825He was born circa 1825 in Essex County, Virginia.2,3
Marriage20 Nov 1847He married Selina Gray on 20 Nov 1847 in Essex County, Virginia.4,5
Deathcirca Dec 1878He died circa Dec 1878 in Essex County, Virginia.6

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

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census18301 Jun 1830He was probably one of the males, age 5 to 9, in Samuel Dishman's household on the 1830 census in Essex County, Virginia.7
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 census in Essex County, Virginia.8
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 census in Richmond County, Virginia.9
Militaryfrom 23 Sep 1861 to 23 Oct 1861He served on the Confederate side as a private in Company D of the 41st Regiment of Virginia Militia from 23 Sep 1861 to 23 Oct 1861. He enlisted at Farnham Church in Richmond Co., Virginia and was dismissed from service one month later on account of disabilities.10
Census18701 Jun 1870He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 census in Richmond County, Virginia.11

 

Other information

Relationships:
2nd great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
2nd cousin 3 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 6.
  2. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Essex County, Virginia, p. 80, line 21, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 29 of 78. Age recorded as 25.
  3. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Richmond County, Virginia, John W. Dishman household, page 6, line 1 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 10 of 115. Age recorded as 33.
  4. [S115] VA Marriages, 1851-1929, record 15222.
  5. [S186] Eva Eubank Wilkerson, Old Rappahannock and Richmond Marriages, p. 82, original record from Book 1, p.259.
  6. [S302] Essex County Will Book, No. 30,, pp. 10-11, 13 Dec 1878, appraisal and record of sale of the estate of J.W. Dishman, deceased. The list of buyers includes "Solenia Dishman" and "widow."
  7. [S89] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 127, Samuel Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 19 of 78. Male 50-59.
  8. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Essex County, Virginia, p. 80, line 21, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 29 of 78.
  9. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Richmond County, Virginia, p. 6, line 1, dwelling 39, family 40, John W. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 10 of 115.
  10. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, John W. Dishman, Co. D, 41st Regiment Virginia Militia.
  11. [S93] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Richmond County, Virginia, p. 15, line 3, John W. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 99 of 164. Age recorded as 37.
 

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