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Col Theophilus Lyle Dickey
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1811
Paris
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1885
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

of Judge T. Lyle Dickey
Laid to Rest.
OTTAWA, Ill, July 28,-The funeral of the late Judge T. Lyle Dickey took place at the residence of his daughter, Mrs. W. H. Wallace, at three o'clock yesterday afternoon. Although the heat was exaessve at that hour the attendance was very large, nearly all tbe business houses in the town having closed from two until five o'clock. A special train from Chicago, having on board the State officers and many Chicago friends, arrived at twelve o'clock, the procession, consisting of Company D, G. A.R. the City Council and the Judges of the Supreme Court, formed at the Supreme Courthouse, where the remains had been lying in state, and moved through town to "Two Oaks," when services were held. After the service the procession moved to the beautiful little private burial ground on the edge of the bluff and consigned to the final resting place, the remains of T. Lyle Dickey.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James H Dickey (1780 - 1857)
  Mary Polly Depew Dickey (1791 - 1816)
 
 Spouses:
  Juliet Evans Dickey (1813 - 1855)
  Beulah C Resley Hirst-Dickey (1815 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  Martha Ann Dickey Wallace (1833 - 1889)*
  Cyrus E Dickey (1835 - 1864)*
  Mary Jane Dickey (1837 - 1842)*
  John Jay Dickey (1839 - 1902)*
  Charles Henry Dickey (1841 - 1902)*
  Virginia Belle Dickey Wallace (1845 - 1932)*
  Kitty Emma Dickey (1848 - 1853)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wallace-Dickey Cemetery
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: BJ
Record added: Feb 16, 2012
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Col Theophilus Lyle Dickey
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Col Theophilus Lyle Dickey
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Col Theophilus Lyle Dickey
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Colonel Theophilus Lyle Dickey formed the 4th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry in Ottawa, Illinois in October of 1861. He was Grant's Chief of Cavalry and led Grant's army through north Mississippi during the fall of 1862. He retired from the military in early ...(Read more)
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