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I would like to find out about the descendants of John Dickey who came...

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I would like to find out about the descendants of John Dickey who came to the US from Ireland in around 1737.

Surnames: DICKEY
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on 2004-02-19 14:16:53

Gail_D has been a Family Tree Circles member since Nov -0001. is researching the following names: DICKEY.

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by Kawhio on 2011-04-07 17:13:37

Hi Gail,to add a little more to your mis-trey of locating people,
Here in Whangarei North of Auckland N.Z, lived a part Maori family. Priscilla Dickey,b.1932 who married Tuata Rahiri b,1929.
They do have issues as a few years back a friend of mine once new 1 of their daughters.
This all I know of Priscilla at this time.

by candy155 on 2011-07-17 22:34:22

Priscilla Dickey is my nan and I am unsure what you mean by they do have issues? Please clarify what that means?

by janilye on 2011-07-18 01:32:19

If you are refering to John DICKEY born in Belfast, Antrim, Ireland in 1703 and died in Newberry, South Carolina on the 13 February 1789.

The son of George DICKEY 1664-1730 and Margaret WALKER 1690-1759

In 1737 he married Martha McNEELY she was born in Antrim, Ireland 1706 and died at Bullock Creek, York, South Carolina in 1805. The daughter of George MCNEELY 1680-1780 and Sarah RUTLEDGE 1685-1785

They came to Virginia in 1737 and settled in Albemarle county on Mechanic River opposite Rockfish Gap in South Mountain. He obtained land there on 25 June 1747. The place was sold 30 November 1771 to Barlett Bennett. From there they went to York, South Carolina.

The children of the marriage as far as I can make out (please source)were:-

Jane 1738-1763, John 1740-1801, George 1742-1817, Ebenezer 1744-1784 Robert 1745-1817 Alexander 1746-1835 David 1747-1823 Mary Eleanor 1747-1834 David 1749-1750 Susannah 1751-1784 Polly 1753-1754 Mary 1753-1834 Martha 1756-1821 and William 1756-1848

1790 United States Federal Census
U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s

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