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Col John Dickerson

  • Birth 1720 Virginia, USA
  • Death 1802 Granville County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Buried on Land
  • Memorial ID 79186986

He was first The Captain and Organizer of The Granville area Soldiers for The Revolutionary War., by 1783 he was a Colonel.
He was married to Elizabeth Peace.
Listed under John Dickinson DAR# AI34332.

His daughter Elizabeth married into The "Forkner", Faulkner Family. (Emanuel).
Names were changed over The Years, by adding or removing different letters.

He and his wife Elizabeth were one of the First Families, of
Granville Co., they received about 5000 Acres in The Fishing Creek District, from Lord Granville abt. 1757.

From The Official Rev. War Bounty Grants:
His Heirs were awarded 1371 Acres Mar. 27, 1831 for his Service., Says "Col. John Dickerson of Granville".

He had many Descendants who were Soldiers, in The American/Mexican War and The Confederate States of America.
His Grandchildren were some of The First Pioneers of Cherokee County and North Georgia Areas.

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  • Created by: Dixie Home Georgia
  • Added: 24 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79186986
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Col John Dickerson (1720–1802), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79186986, ; Maintained by Dixie Home Georgia (contributor 47229581) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Buried on Land.