Virginia Rae Dishman1

ID #206, (9 September 1918 - 7 April 2006)

Parents:

Father: James Samuel Dishman2,1 b. 21 Dec 1885, d. 8 Apr 1979
Mother: Bettie Bell Grigsby3,1 b. 19 Jan 1888, d. 5 Dec 1964

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birth9 Sep 1918She was born on 9 Sep 1918 in King George County, Virginia.3,4
Marriage22 Nov 1939She married Wallace Thompson Duncan, son of John K. Duncan and Alice A. Thompson, on 22 Nov 1939 in Fredericksburg, Virginia.1,5
Death7 Apr 2006She died at 12:05 AM on 7 Apr 2006 in The Virginian, Fairfax, Virginia, at age 87.6,7
Burial15 Apr 2006She was buried on 15 Apr 2006 in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Maryland.7,8

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

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census19201 Jan 1920She was listed as James Samuel Dishman's daughter on the 1920 census in King George County, Virginia.9
Census19301 Apr 1930She was listed as James Samuel Dishman's daughter on the 1930 census in King George County, Virginia.10
Event-Misc15 Apr 2006A memorial service to celebrate the her life was held on 15 Apr 2006 in The Virginian, Fairfax, Virginia. A eulogy was given by her son-in-law Dwight Wagenius.11,12

 

Other information

Relationships:
5th great-granddaughter of Samuel Duchemin
Daughter of James Samuel Dishman
Daughter of Bettie Bell Grigsby
Last Edited: 4 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S460] Virginia Marriage Certificate, Wallace T. Duncan and Virginia Rae Dishman marriage, married 22 Nov 1939.
  2. [S3] James Wm. Dishman Family Bible, "Virginia Rae Dishman born Sept. 9, 1918, 1st daughter of Sam Dishman and Betty Grigsby."
  3. [S3] James Wm. Dishman Family Bible, Virginia Rae Dishman, born Sept. 9, 1918, 1st daughter of Sam Dishman & Betty Grigsby.
  4. [S5] Dishman Family, Directory, 28 Jul 2002 Personal papers of Keith Dishman.
  5. [S386] Historic Court Records, marriage license, 1939, Wallace T. Duncan and Virginia Rae Dishman.
  6. [S199] James T. Duncan, "The Passing of Mrs. Virginia Rae Duncan," e-mail to David Hopkins, 7 Apr 2006, redistributed to the Dishman Family Mailing List "Dishnet" the same day.
  7. [S321] The Washington Post, 12 Apr 2006.
  8. [S322] Virginia Rae Dishman Duncan, Funeral Card, 15 Apr 2006 Personal papers of Keith Dishman.
  9. [S48] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, James S. Dishman household, ED#60, Shiloh District, Sheet 1A (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 1 of 20.
  10. [S49] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, Samuel J. Dishman household, ED 50-6, Sheet 4B, line 79 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 8 of 29.
  11. [S323] Virginia Rae Duncan Dishman memorial service, Program, 15 Apr 2006 Personal papers of Keith Dishman.
  12. [S324] Virginia Rae Dishman Duncan, Eulogy, 15 Apr 2006 Personal papers of Keith Dishman.
 

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