James Polk Dishman1,2

ID #957, (circa 1844 - 3 June 1863)

Parents:

Father: William W. Dishman1 b. c 1813, d. c 1875
Mother: Mary R. Dishman1 b. c 1814, d. 8 Jan 1873

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1844He was born circa 1844 in Essex County, Virginia.1
Death3 Jun 1863He died of typhoid fever on 3 Jun 1863 in Hanover Academy Hospital, Hanover County, Virginia.3

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Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as a household member living with William W. Dishman on the 1850 census in Essex County, Virginia.4
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as a household member living with William W. Dishman on the 1860 census in Essex County, Virginia.5
Militaryfrom 18 Jan 1863 to 3 Jun 1863He served on the Confederate side as a Private in Company F of the 9th Virginia Cavalry (Johnson's Regiment) from 18 Jan 1863 to 3 Jun 1863. He enlisted 18 Jan 1863 in Occupacia, Essex County, Virginia, for a period of 3 years. He died of typhoid fever at Hanover Hospital on 2 Jun 1863.6

 

Other information

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

Citations

  1. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 89B, dwelling 415, family 415, line 1, William Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jun 2015. James, age 6.
  2. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 5, line 22, W.W. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 5 of 97. Polk, age 17.
  3. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, J. P. Dishman, Co. F, 9th Virginia Cavalry, died 3 Jun 1863 of typhoid fever, personal effects claimed by his father on 2 Oct 1863.
  4. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 89B, dwelling 415, family 415, line 1, William Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jun 2015.
  5. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 5, line 22, W.W. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 5 of 97.
  6. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, J. P. Dishman, Co. F, 9th Virginia Cavalry.
 

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