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Richard Dobbs & Nancy Wheat, Elizabeth Dobbs b 1883

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Re: Richard Dobbs & Nancy Wheat, Elizabeth Dobbs b 1883 - Dicy Elizabeth Wheat/Hicks/Sweeton

Laine (View posts)
Posted: 17 Jul 2005 11:16AM GMT
Classification: Biography
Surnames: wheat, bryant, little, sweeton, nelson, dobbs, evans, nash, cearley, martin, freeman, hicks, massey, hancock, white, smith, davis
(1) JOHN WHEAT was born Abt. 1765 in Wales, United Kingdom, and died 1834 in Maury County, Tennessee. He married DICA. She was born Abt. 1771 in South Carolina?Ireland and died Abt. 1865 in Hickman County, Tennessee.

(2) JOSIAH WHEAT (JOHN1) was born 1808 in Kershaw County, South Carolina, and died 1885 in Douglas County, Missouri. He married (1) SARAH BRYANT 1828 in ,Bedford County, Tennessee, daughter of JOHN BRYANT and ELIZABETH. She was born 1813 in Bedford County, Tennessee, and died 1874 in Douglas County, Missouri. He married (2) CLARISSA LITTLE. She was born Abt. 1848 in Arkansas.

(3) DICY ELIZABETH WHEAT (JOSIAH2, JOHN1) was born Feb 1831 in Bedford County, Tennessee, and died 25 May 1911 in Drury, Douglas County, Missouri. She married ABSALOM SWEETEN. He was born 20 Feb 1822 in Kentucky, and died 10 May 1897 in Douglas County, Missouri.

Notes for DICY ELIZABETH WHEAT:
Tombstone - New Hope Cemetery, Douglas Co. MO

Census Record: 1850 Missouri, Washington County, Bellevue Township, page 117 (stamped #): Absalom Sweaden, Farmer, age 24, bp KY; wife Elizabeth, age 19, John, age 1.

Census Record: 1880 Missouri, Douglas County, Jackson Township.

Family called her "Aunt Bets."

Notes for ABSALOM SWEETEN:
An Absalom Sweeton received a Kentucky land grant in 1823 in Perry County. ??? Absalom's father?? Source: Kentucky Land Grants, Vol. I & II, page 723.

Census Record: 1850 Missouri, Washington County, Bellevue Township, page 117 (stamped #): Absalom Sweaden, Farmer, age 24, bp KY; wife Elizabeth, age 19, John, age 1.

Census Record: 1880 Missouri, Douglas County, Jackson Township.

Civil War Veteran: Co C Reg 48 Missouri Infantry Volunteer

Land Record: Homestead Certificate No. 2630, Application 2629: 120 acres: Absalom S. Sweeton. January 10, 1876. Recorded Volume 6, page 59. Filed for record August 24, 1901.

More About ABSALOM SWEETEN:
Burial: New Hope Cemetery, Champion Twnshp, Douglas County, Missouri

Children of DICY WHEAT and ABSALOM SWEETEN are:
2. i. JOHN THOMAS4 SWEETEN, b. 03 Jun 1850, Ozark County, Missouri; d. 04 May 1939.
3. ii. LOUISA SWEETEN, b. Feb 1853, Douglas County, Missouri.
4. iii. WILLIAM SWEETON, b. 1855; d. 1937.
5. iv. ABRAHAM LINCOLN SWEETEN, b. 27 Sep 1862; d. 28 Oct 1903.
v. CALISTINE SWEETEN, b. 11 Dec 1866; d. 28 Oct 1898; m. CHARLES NELSON.

Notes for CALISTINE SWEETEN:
Census Record: 1880 Missouri, Douglas County, Jackson Township.
More About CALISTINE SWEETEN:
Burial: Tedrick Cemetery, Douglas County, Missouri

Generation No. 2

2. JOHN THOMAS SWEETEN (DICY ELIZABETH3 WHEAT, JOSIAH2, JOHN1) was born 03 Jun 1850 in Ozark County, Missouri, and died 04 May 1939. He married MARY JANE DOBBS, daughter of LINZY DOBBS and PIETY EVANS. She was born 25 Feb 1851 in Ozark County, Missouri, and died 14 May 1928 in Dora, Ozark County, Missouri.

Notes for JOHN THOMAS SWEETEN:
Census Record: 1850 Missouri, Washington County, Bellevue Township, page 117 (stamped #): Absalom Sweaden, Farmer, age 24, bp KY; wife Elizabeth, age 19, John, age 1.

More About JOHN THOMAS SWEETEN:
Burial: Sweeton Pond Cemetery, Ozark County, Missouri

Notes for MARY JANE DOBBS:
Diary and Family Bibles of Florence Dobbs.

More About MARY JANE DOBBS:
Burial: Sweeton Pond Cemetery, Ozark County, Missouri

Children of JOHN SWEETEN and MARY DOBBS are:
i. DICY CAROLINE SWEETEN, b. 25 Dec 1869, Missouri; d. 23 Mar 1937; m. HENRY MARION NASH.
ii. ABSOLUM PRESTON SWEETEN, b. 30 Jun 1873, Ozark County, Missouri; d. Nov 1951; m. (1) TEXAS CEARLEY; m. (2) MINERVA MARTIN.

More About ABSOLUM PRESTON SWEETEN:
Burial: Sweeton Pond Cemetery, Ozark County, Missouri

iii. WILLIAM NEWTON SWEETEN, b. 08 Jan 1876; d. 30 Aug 1943; m. ALVA TENNESSEE CEARLEY, 17 Oct 1897.

More About WILLIAM NEWTON SWEETEN:
Burial: Sweeton Pond Cemetery, Ozark County, Missouri

3. LOUISA SWEETEN (DICY ELIZABETH3 WHEAT, JOSIAH2, JOHN1) was born Feb 1853 in Douglas County, Missouri. She married BENJAMIN J. FREEMAN.

Notes for LOUISA SWEETEN:
Census Record: 1880 Missouri, Douglas County, Richland Township. Benj. Freeman, age 29, Farmer, bp MO; Lucy, wife age 25, bp Ark; John W. age 10 bp Mo; Thos. J. age 7; Tennessee,f, 5; Dicy J. 3; Mary N., 1. Enumerated June 12, 1880

Census Record: 1900 Missouri, Douglas County, Brush Creek Township.

Children of LOUISA SWEETEN and BENJAMIN FREEMAN are:
i. JOHN W.5 FREEMAN, b. 1870.

Notes for JOHN W. FREEMAN:
Census Record: 1900 Missouri, Douglas County, Brush Creek Township.

ii. THOMAS J. FREEMAN, b. 1873, Douglas County, Missouri.

Notes for THOMAS J. FREEMAN:
Census Record: 1900 Missouri, Douglas County, Brush Creek Township.

iii. TENNESSEE FREEMAN, b. 1875, Douglas County, Missouri.
iv. DICY J FREEMAN, b. 1877.
v. MARY N. FREEMAN, b. 1879.
vi. HENRY W. FREEMAN, b. 1885, Douglas County, Missouri.
vii. MANNY FREEMAN, b. 1885, Douglas County, Missouri.

4. WILLIAM SWEETON (DICY ELIZABETH3 WHEAT, JOSIAH2, JOHN1) was born 1855, and died 1937. He married LYDIA HICKS 1874 in Douglas County, Missouri. She was born Nov 1853, and died 1943 in Douglas County, Missouri.

Census Record: 1920 Missouri, Douglas County: Wm. J. Sweeten, age 64, bp MO; Lydia C., wife, age 65, bp MO; Albert S., son, age 39. bp MO; Ruby S. age 13, granddaughter; William H., age 11, grandson; Gilbert C., age 8, grandson.

More About WILLIAM SWEETON:
Burial: New Hope Cemetery, Douglas County, Missouri

More About LYDIA HICKS:
Burial: New Hope Cemetery, Champion Twnshp, Douglas County, Missouri

Children of WILLIAM SWEETON and LYDIA HICKS are:
6. i. JULINA SWEETEN, b. 08 Feb 1878, Douglas County, Missouri; d. 13 Jun 1922, Douglas County, Missouri.
ii. ALBERT SWEETON, b. Dec 1879, Douglas County, Missouri; d. Jul 1961, Douglas County, Missouri.

More About ALBERT SWEETON:
Burial: Tedrick Cemetery, Bryan Township, Douglas County, Missouri

iii. FLORENCE SWEETEN, b. Mar 1881, Douglas County, Missouri.

Notes for FLORENCE SWEETEN:
Mountain Grove Journal, November 23, 1900: Douglas County Marriage Licenses. J.F. Massey to Florence Sweeton both of Drury.

iv. PEARL SWEETEN, b. 1885, Douglas County, Missouri; d. 1939, Douglas County, Missouri; m. DEE HANCOCK.

More About PEARL SWEETEN:
Burial: New Hope Cemetery, Champion Twnshp, Douglas County, Missouri

v. INFANT, b. Abt. 1886, Douglas County, Missouri; d. 1888, Douglas County, Missouri.

Notes for INFANT:
Obituary. The Douglas County Herald newspaper, August 9, 1888, "From Buckhart. William Sweeton's little son and a little son of J.H. Smith of this township have died since I last wrote."

vi. ROY SWEETEN, b. Jun 1892, Douglas County, Missouri.

5. ABRAHAM LINCOLN SWEETEN (DICY ELIZABETH3 WHEAT, JOSIAH2, JOHN1) was born 27 Sep 1862, and died 28 Oct 1903. He married SARAH JANE WHITE.

Notes for ABRAHAM LINCOLN SWEETEN:
Census Record: 1880 Missouri, Douglas County, Jackson Township.

Children of ABRAHAM SWEETEN and SARAH WHITE are:
i. ALBERT SWEETEN.
ii. CHARLEY SWEETEN, b. 1897.
iii. CARRIE SWEETEN.


Generation No. 3

6. JULINA SWEETEN (WILLIAM4 SWEETON, DICY ELIZABETH3 WHEAT, JOSIAH2, JOHN1) was born 08 Feb 1878 in Douglas County, Missouri, and died 13 Jun 1922 in Douglas County, Missouri. She married (1) DAVIS. She married (2) JOHN F. SMITH. He was born 1864 in Iowa.

More About JULINA SWEETEN:
Burial: New Hope Cemetery, Champion Twnshp, Douglas County, Missouri

Children of JULINA SWEETEN and DAVIS are:
i. IDA PEARL DAVIS, b. Mar 1896, ,Douglas County, Missouri.
ii. NIDA OPAL DAVIS, b. Aug 1897, ,Douglas County, Missouri.
iii. PURNA DAVIS, b. Feb 1899, ,Douglas County, Missouri.


Child of JULINA SWEETEN and JOHN SMITH is:
iv. VIVIAN SMITH, b. 1910.
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