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DICKERSON (Soundex D262) — See also ACKERSON, BICKERS, BLICKERSDERFER, BODDICKER, DERICKSON, DERRICKSON, DICKE, DICKEMAN, DICKEN, DICKENS, DICKENSHEETS, DICKENSON, DICKER, DICKERMAN, DICKERT, DICKESON, DICKEY, ECKERSON, FICKERSON, HICKERSON, JAEDICKER, MCKERSON, NICKERSON, PICKERSTEIN, RICKERSON, VICKERS, WICKERS, WICKERSHAM, WICKERSHAN.

  DICKERSON: See also John A. Amick — James Sherman Beasley — John Snodgrass Beasley — Homer W. Caldwell — Alfred Henry Condict — Elisha Dickerson Cullen — Alva Marvin Cummins — Richard Dickerson Gholson — George Richmond Grose — Joseph Nelson Hallock — Warren Gamaliel Harding — Homer Hoch — John Lee Long — Mahlon Dickerson Manson — Henry Dickerson McDaniel — Alva Herman Morrill — Charles Harting Percy — Allie Dickerson Proctor — Caleb Rice
  Dickerson, A. C. — of McDowell County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County; elected 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Alexander — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Bert A. (1878-1951) — of Constantine, St. Joseph County, Mich. Born in Constantine Township, St. Joseph County, Mich., April 8, 1878. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from St. Joseph District, 1949-51; died in office 1951. Lutheran. Member, Freemasons; Grange. Died December 16, 1951 (age 73 years, 252 days). Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Charles E., Jr. — U.S. Consul in Moscow, as of 1940; Lisbon, as of 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Cornelius S. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1852-53 (Morris County 1852, Morris County 4th District 1853). Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Denver Sylvester (1872-1925) — also known as Denver S. Dickerson — of Nevada. Born in Millville, Shasta County, Calif., January 24, 1872. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; newspaper editor; Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, 1907-10; Governor of Nevada, 1908-11; defeated, 1910. Died November 28, 1925 (age 53 years, 308 days). Interment at Lone Mountain Cemetery, Carson City, Nev.
  Relatives: Father of Harvey Dickerson (1905?-?).
  Dickerson, E. J. — of Aiken, Aiken County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Earl B. — of Illinois. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Frank — of Iberia, Miller County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Dickerson, Frank M. — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Dickerson, Freeman B. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896; postmaster at Detroit, Mich., 1897-1906. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Guy — of Barbourville, Knox County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Harvey — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1952, 1956 (alternate); Nevada state attorney general, 1955-58, 1963-70; candidate for U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1956; candidate for Governor of Nevada, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Denver Sylvester Dickerson (1872-1925).
  Dickerson, Howard Hamilton (1884-1966) — also known as Howard H. Dickerson — of Laurel, Sussex County, Del. Born in 1884. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 5th District, 1925-26; member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 3rd District, 1947-50; Delaware state treasurer, 1955-56. Methodist. Member, Rotary; Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Grange. Suffered a heart attack, and died soon after, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford, Sussex County, Del., October 20, 1966 (age about 82 years). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Laurel, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Levin Newton Dickerson (1855-1912) and Levica Ann (Owens) Dickerson (1857-1942); married to Mary Alice Phillips (1887-1972).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dickerson, J. — of Champaign, Champaign County, Ill. Mayor of Champaign, Ill., 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, J. J. — of Paris, Lamar County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, J. M. — Member of Virginia state senate 26th District, 1922-23. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, J. R. — of Plano, Collin County, Tex. Mayor of Plano, Tex., 1916-19; resigned 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, J. T. — of Oklahoma. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, James B. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 7th District, 1927-28. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, James P. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 19th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Dickerson, John J. — of Palisades Park, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1948, 1952; mayor of Palisades Park, N.J., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Jonathan — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1783. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Jonathan G. (d. 1878) — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Justice of Maine state supreme court, 1862-78; died in office 1878. Died September 1, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Joseph — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1825-26. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Joseph, Jr. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1833-34. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Joshua — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1818-24 (18th District 1818-22, 20th District 1822-24). Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Joyce — of South Carolina. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Dickerson, L. B. — of Georgetown, Scott County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Larry — of Poteau, Le Flore County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Dickerson, Larry — of Farmington Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Dickerson, Lavergne S. — of Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Red Wing, Minn., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Dickerson, Linda — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Tax Cut candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960; Tax Cut candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Dickerson, Mahlon — of Pennsylvania. Adjutant General of Pennsylvania, 1805-08; resigned 1808; Pennsylvania state attorney general, 1808-09. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Mahlon (1770-1853) — of Succasunna, Morris County, N.J. Born in Hanover, Morris County, N.J., April 17, 1770. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1811-13; Governor of New Jersey, 1815-17; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1815-17; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1817-33; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1834-38; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1840; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1844. Died in Succasunna, Morris County, N.J., October 5, 1853 (age 83 years, 171 days). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery, Succasunna, N.J.
  Relatives: Brother of Philemon Dickerson (1788-1862).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Dickerson, Mary A. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 26th District, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Mary Evelyn — of Oakdale, Allen Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Mary Lou — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Social worker; member of Washington state house of representatives 36th District, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Dickerson, N. W. — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 14, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Dickerson, Philemon (1788-1862) — of Paterson, Essex County (now Passaic County), N.J. Born in Succasunna, Morris County, N.J., January 11, 1788. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1821-22; U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1833-36, 1839-41; Governor of New Jersey, 1836-37; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1836-37; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1841-62; died in office 1862. Died in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., December 10, 1862 (age 74 years, 333 days). Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.
  Relatives: Brother of Mahlon Dickerson (1770-1853).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Dickerson, Mrs. R. G. — of Homerville, Clinch County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Rachel — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Dickerson, Ralston H. — of Kent County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 5th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Robert G. — of Homerville, Clinch County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1904, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Roy W. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Dickerson, Sam F. — of Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Silas — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1799-1802. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, Thelma — of Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964, 1968 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Dickerson, Virginia — of Milford, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Dickerson, W. W. See William Worth Dickerson
  Dickerson, Wilfred Lee (b. 1909) — also known as Wilfred L. Dickerson — of Bartley, McDowell County, W.Va. Born in Laurel Creek, Fayette County, W.Va., September 18, 1909. Minister; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County, 1967-68; defeated (Republican), 1940, 1942. African ancestry. Member, United Mine Workers. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Wilfred James Dickerson and Harriet Etta (Boone) Dickerson; married, November 3, 1933, to Eunice Turpin Kelly.
  Dickerson, Willard S. — of Kent County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 7th District, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dickerson, William Worth (1851-1923) — also known as William W. Dickerson; W. W. Dickerson — of Williamstown, Grant County, Ky.; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Sherman, Grant County, Ky., November 29, 1851. Democrat. Lawyer; Grant County Prosecuting Attorney, 1872-76; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1885-87; member of Kentucky state senate, 1887-90; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1890-93. Died January 31, 1923 (age 71 years, 63 days). Cremated; ashes interred at City Cemetery, Williamstown, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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