Addison Thornton Dishman1

ID #516, (23 September 1823 - 6 April 1895)
Addison T. Dishman 2

Parents:

Father: John Dishman1 b. Jul 1793, d. 25 Sep 1843
Mother: Ann Edmonds Jones1 b. 3 Jan 1797, d. 4 Oct 1845

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birth23 Sep 1823He was born on 23 Sep 1823 in King George County, Virginia.3,4,5
Marriage16 May 1844He married Mary Jane James, daughter of Thomas James and Elizabeth Higdon, on 16 May 1844 in King George County, Virginia.3,6
Death6 Apr 1895He died on 6 Apr 1895 in Virginia, at age 71.7,8,9
BurialHe was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, King George County, Virginia.7
Probate2 May 1895His estate was probated on 2 May 1895 in King George County, Virginia.9

Children with Mary Jane James:

Lelia Madison Dishman3 (4 Mar 1845 - 1 Jan 1847)
Julia Augusta Dishman3 (21 Jan 1847 or 26 Jan 1847 - 18 Mar 1876)
Asbury Cookman Dishman+3 (24 Aug 1849 - 1 May 1875)
Millard Fillmore Dishman3 (16 Jun 1851 - 20 May 1880)
Mary Adelaide Dishman3 (17 Jul 1853 - 1904)
John Thomas Dishman3 (22 Sep 1855 - 7 Jul 1889)
Charles Hunter Dishman Sr.+3 (16 Nov 1857 - 5 Jul 1913)
Ann Elizabeth Dishman3 (12 Mar 1859 - 6 May 1930)
Genevieve Madison Dishman3 (25 Jul 1862 - 1940)
Addison Thornton Dishman II3,27 (25 Jan 1865 - 31 Jul 1954)
Wilton Baton Dishman+3 (16 Jun 1867 - 24 Mar 1961)
Samuel Roland Dishman+3 (26 Nov 1871 - 29 Apr 1946)

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

Other Events

EventDateDescription
Census18301 Jun 1830He was probably one of the males, age 5 to 9, in John Dishman's household on the 1830 census in King George County, Virginia.10
Census18401 Jun 1840He was probably one of the males, age 15 to 19, in John Dishman's household on the 1840 census in King George County, Virginia.11
Will6 Sep 1843He was named an heir in the will of John Dishman dated 6 Sep 1843 in King George County, Virginia.12
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 census in King George County, Virginia.13
Death4 Apr 1855He was an informant for the death of William Jones Dishman on 4 Apr 1855 in Pine Hill, King George County, Virginia.14,15,16
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 census in Edge Hill, King George County, Virginia.17
Militaryfrom 12 Oct 1861 to 8 Mar 1862He served on the Confederate side as a 1st Lieutenant in Company I (Capt. Tayloe's Company) of the 9th Virginia Cavalry from 12 Oct 1861 to 8 Mar 1862 in King George Courthouse, King George County, Virginia. His apparently left the army when his comimission was vacated on 8 Mar 1862 after not being re-elected.18
Militaryfrom 1864 to Apr 1865He served on the Confederate side as a private in Company K of the 30th Infantry Regiment from 1864 to Apr 1865. He was wounded in the right arm on 5 Apr 1865 during the battle of Five Forks. Between March 1862 and Oct 1864 there are no records of any military service, but there are several records from 1863 indicating that he sold supplies to the Confederate army from his home at Cherry Hill in King George County.19,20,21,22
Census18701 Jun 1870He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 census in King George County, Virginia.23
Death14 Nov 1870He was an informant for the death of on 14 Nov 1870 in Shiloh, King George County, Virginia.3,24
Event-Misc20 Jan 1874He was adjudged bankrupt on 20 Jan 1874 in District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, Tappahannock, Essex, Virginia.25
Census18801 Jun 1880He was listed as the head of household on the 1880 census in King George County, Virginia.26
Will4 Aug 1894He made a will on 4 Aug 1894 in King George County, Virginia.9

 

Other information

Relationships:
3rd great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
3rd cousin 1 time removed of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 16 Jun 2015

Citations

  1. [S2] Samuel Roland Dishman, Samuel Dishman Descendants Chart.
  2. [S239] Photograph courtesy of Julia Arnold Clews.
  3. [S1] Dishmans of Pine Hill Family Bible.
  4. [S448] Virginia Confederate Pension Rolls, Veterans and Widows, 1888 Pension Act, A. T. Dishman,application dated Feb 1895, reports his age as 71 which means he was born in 1823 if birth month is Spetember.
  5. [S399] Find a Grave Inc., Find a Grave, Addison Thornton Dishman (1824-1895) entry, Pine Hill Cemetery, Shiloh, King George County, VA; Believed to be in error, does not agree with bible records or Confederate pension application.
  6. [S100] Elizabeth Nuckols Lee, King George Co. Va Marriages, Vol. I, page 47.
  7. [S4] Charles M. Marsteller, "The Dishman Family of Pine Hill."
  8. [S399] Find a Grave Inc., Find a Grave, Addison Thornton Dishman (1824-1895) entry, Pine Hill Cemetery, Shiloh, King George County, VA.
  9. [S243] Addison T. Dishman will, Will Book 4, page 482.
  10. [S40] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, p. 54, line 12, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 1 of 38.
  11. [S41] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, p. 43, line 29, John Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 7 of 36.
  12. [S15] John Dishman - will (1843), Will Book 3, page 492.
  13. [S42] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, dwelling 29, family 29, Addison T. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 2 of 62.
  14. [S124] Virginia Herald, 16 Apr 1855, p. 3, col. 1, Obituary Notices, On Wednesday, the 4th instant, at Pine Hill, King George County, VA, at the residence of his brother, William J. Dishman, after a long and lingering illness, aged thirty-seven years and nine months.
  15. [S1] Dishmans of Pine Hill Family Bible, death date deciphered as 2 May 1855.
  16. [S6] Virginia Death Records, Date of death: May 3, 1855, Age at death: 39 years.
  17. [S43] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, p. 38, line 19, dwelling 293, family 293, Addison T. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 38 of 73.
  18. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, A. T. Dishman, Ninth Cavalry.
  19. [S53] Civil War Database, record 320896.
  20. [S448] Virginia Confederate Pension Rolls, Veterans and Widows, 1888 Pension Act, A. T. Dishman, pension was disallowed in February 1895, application stated that he was wounded in the right arm in April 1865 at the battle of Five Forks.
  21. [S580] Confederate Disability Applications, Addison T. Dishman, application dated Jun 1882, statement by Fielding L. Ashton that A. T. Dishman served in Co. K, 30th Va Reg., and was wounded in the arm on 5 Apr 1865 at Five Forks.
  22. [S241] Letter, Asbury Cookman Dishman to Samuel Oldham Dishman, 16 Apr 1866, According to his son, he was wounded in the right hand and arm above the elbow at the battle of Five Forks.
  23. [S44] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, p. 21, line 6, dwelling 100, family 100, Addison T. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 125 of 150.
  24. [S6] Virginia Death Records, Arther B. Dishman entry, 3 Nov 1870, age 49 years.
  25. [S402] The Daily State Journal, 24 Jan 1874, p. 3, Notice of bankruptcy by David B. Parker, U.S. Marshall.
  26. [S45] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), King George County, Virginia, A. T. Dishman household, ED 97, Sheet 12, line 19 (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 12 of 42. Son M. F. Dishman is recorded as being dead.
  27. [S521] Washington State Death Index, online http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov, Addison T. Dishman, died 31 Jul 1954 in Dishman, Spokane County, Washington, age 89, son of Addison T. Dishman and Mary James.
 

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