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John Dickens
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1785
Death: Mar. 31, 1851

Father of novelist, Charles Dickens. The son of William Dickens (17191785) and Elizabeth Ball (17451824), John Dickens was a clerk in the Royal Navy Pay Office at Portsmouth in Hampshire. On 13 June 1809 at St Mary le Strand, London, he married Elizabeth Barrow. They had eight children:

Children of John Dickens and Elizabeth Barrow:

Frances (Fanny) Elizabeth Dickens (18101848)
Charles John Huffam Dickens (famous novelist)
Letitia Dickens (18161893)
Harriet Dickens (18191824)
Frederick "Fred" Dickens (1820-1868)
Alfred Lamert Dickens (1822-1860)
Augustus Newnham Dickens (1827-1866)

John Dickens is buried with his wife Elizabeth in Highgate Cemetery.

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  Elizabeth Barrow Dickens (1789 - 1863)
  Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)*
  Frederick William Dickens (1820 - 1868)*
  Alfred Lamert Dickens (1822 - 1860)*
  Augustus Newnham Dickens (1827 - 1866)*
*Calculated relationship
Highgate Cemetery (West)
London Borough of Camden
Greater London, England
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Record added: Oct 08, 2012
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