Rebecca Shidler

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Rebecca Shidler, daughter of Peter Shidler and Mary (---), was born at Illinois, 1817.1,2,3 She died at Christy, Lawrence Co., Illinois, about 1865.4

Rebecca married (1) George Dickerson at Lawrence Co., Illinois, 8 January 1835;5 she married (2), as his 2nd wife, William D. Smith at Lawrence Co., 16 July 1854.6

Family 1

George Dickerson b. 1812
Children
  • Mary Dickinson7 b. 1835
  • William Dickerson8 b. 1837
  • Lucinda Dickerson9 b. 1839
  • Lovinia Dickerson10 b. 1841
  • George Dickerson11 b. 1849
  • Francis Dickerson12 b. 1854
  • Elizabeth Dickerson13 b. 1856

Family 2

William D. Smith b. 11 Dec 1815, d. 25 Jan 1892
Children
  • Louisa Smith6 b. 1856, d. bef. 1870
  • Ellis Smith14 b. 1858
  • Rosella Smith14 b. May 1860

Citations

  1. [S1671] Old War Widow Rejected, File #17,818; Mary Shidler, Pension Application Files; Record Group 15 (Department of Veterans Affairs), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C., Her mother's deposition that she was 36 in 1853.
  2. [S457] United States Census for 1850 [Seventh Census of the United States], Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, population schedule, sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson household, age 34, born in Illinois, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M432, 1009 rolls, roll #111.
  3. [S458] United States Census for 1860 [Eighth Census of the United States], Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, population schedule, sheet 114, dwelling 790, family 767, William Smith household, age 43, born in Illinois, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M653, 1438 rolls, roll #198.
  4. [S1330] Estimated from the birth of William's last two children which appear to be by a third wife, Malissa per the 1870 census (1865 and 1866).
  5. [S1655] Ada Miller, "Marriage Licenses, Lawrence County, Illinois, 1821-1849", [Dallas, Texas]: [1961], microform copy: FHL Film/Fiche #848652 #3, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, 19, further cited as Miller, "Marriage Licenses, Lawrence County."
  6. [S1672] Illinois, "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900," database, Illinois State Archives, (online: http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/marriage.html), viewed May 2011), marriage record of William D. Smith and Rebecca Dickirson, citing Lawrence Co. marriage book D:186.
  7. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 15, born in Illinois.
  8. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 13, born in Illinois.
  9. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 11, born in Illinois.
  10. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 9, born in Illinois.
  11. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 1, born in Illinois.
  12. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 6, born in Illinois.
  13. [S457] US Census for 1850, Irish Hollow, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 208A, dwelling 1704, family 1708, George Dickinson hshld, age 4, born in Illinois.
  14. [S458] US Census for 1860, Christy Township, Sumner Post Office, Lawrence County, Illinois, pop. sch., sheet 114, dwelling 790, family 767, William Smith hshld.