Jesse Dickinson

10 November 1790–about 1884 (Age 93)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Jesse

When Jesse Dickinson was born on 10 November 1790, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Oliver Cromwell Dickinson, was 25 and his mother, Louise Munson, was 21. He married Roxey Chapman on 1 October 1813. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hudson, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died about 1884, in Wethersfield Township, Henry, Illinois, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Dickinson
Roxey Chapman
Marriage: 1 October 1813
Roxie Dickinson
Lydia Dickinson
about 1826–
Truman Dickinson
Richard Dickenson
Harvey Dickinson
Henry Dickinson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 October 1813
  • Children


    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings



    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    Age 13
    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
    Age 28
    Illinois is the 21st state.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Dickenson , a patronymic from the Middle English personal name Dicun a pet form of Richard (see Dicken ) + son.History: Jonathan Dickinson, the first president of the College of New Jersey (now Princeton), was born in Hatfield, MA, in 1688. Both his parents came from pioneer Connecticut Valley stock.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (6)

    • Jesse Dickinson, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Jessey Dickinson, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
    • Jesse Dickinson, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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