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George Dick

George Dick

Male Bef 1780 - 1795  (~ 15 years)

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  • Name George Dick  [1, 2, 3
    Born Bef 1780  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    AFN VRJO-JV 
    Died 1795  Wythe Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I426  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Father Johannes Dick,   b. Abt 1748, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 20 Jan 1822, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Christina Schnauffer,   b. 3 Jun 1746, Renningen, Wurttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1820, Wayne Cnty, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Bef 1 Mar 1774  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In her pamphlet «i»The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky«/i», p. 2 (1980), Nora Jones Hickam wrote:
      «tab»"[George's parents] were born in Germany. After coming to America, they eventually bought land in Botetourt County, Virginia. ***
      «tab»"On January 12, 1795, John and Christina Dick sold their 147 acres to George Rouk for 250 pounds....
      «tab»"Their next couple years are hard to find. John Dick purchased in 1797, property in Wythe County, Virginia.... ***
      «tab»"On October 12, 1802, John and Christina Dick sold their land to Charles Carter and ... they left for Kentucky then. A story has it that their son George died of pneumonia while they lived in Virginia, and when he died, they decided to move on to Kentucky. If that is true, it was probably Wythe County where he [George] died.
      «tab»"When the Dick Family arrived in Kentucky, they supposedly purchased the property in Big Sinking from a squatter.... *** "

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Dick Family|, Nora Jones Hickam, "The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky", (Nora J. Hickam, (15-page pamphlet [1980]) [Seattle, WA, Public Library # R929.2 D55H-HIS]).

    2. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p. 77 (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S26] Ancestry Tree - Dick, Robert , Robert Dick, "Robert Dick Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/6593262/listofallpeople/), (PA Cert # 43298) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S468] Tim Brackney, Timothy Dick Brackney, "Dick Family Group Sheet", (Timothy Brackney, heart-o-brack@msn.com : Feb 2000).

    5. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p.77.

    6. [S23] Denney, Abraham, Abraham Lincoln Denney, A Biography of John Dick and His Desendentents [sic], (A 2-pg fragment of a report, undated, probably written in the early 1900's).

    7. [S24] Dick Family|, Nora Jones Hickam, "The Dick Family of Wayne County, Kentucky", (Nora J. Hickam, (15-page pamphlet [1980]) [Seattle, WA, Public Library # R929.2 D55H-HIS]), p. 2.

    8. [S25] Dick Family, Wayne Cnty - 6|, June Baldwin Bork, WAYNE COUNTY, KENTUCKY, VITAL RECORDS, WILLS 1802-1909, and THE DICK FAMILY (vol. 6), (June B. Bork, Bradley, CA : 1983 ), 976.964 V2b., p. 173.

    9. [S26] Ancestry Tree - Dick, Robert , Robert Dick, "Robert Dick Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/6593262/listofallpeople/).