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Re: Census of 1900 and 1920
In Response To: Census of 1900 and 1920 ()

Hi Barbara,

Florida Death Index, 1877-1998
Name: Willis Dixon
Death Date: 1942
County of Death: Jackson
State of Death: Florida
Race: Black
Gender: Male
(Certificate # and Vol unavailable online).

Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 Record
Name: Easter Dixon
Death Date: 1927
County of Death: Jackson
State of Death: Florida
Race: Black
Gender: Female
Vol: 355
Certificate #: 6421

Florida Death Index, 1877-1998
Name: Ben Smith Jr.
Death Date: 1930
County of Death: Jackson
State of Death: Florida
Race: Black
Gender: Male
Vol: 469
Certificate #: 11201

Source Information:
Batch No.: M513113 Dates: 1883 - 1885 Source Call No.: 0931956 V.F
Type: Film Printout Call No.: None
Marriage records, 1848-1955; index, 1848-1972 Jackson County (Florida). County Judge
Transcription online at ww.familysearch.org

WILLIS DICKSON
Marriages:
Spouse: EASTER SMITH Family
Marriage: 30 MAY 1885 , Jackson, Florida
Messages:
Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.

Same Source:

NORA SMITH
Marriages:
Spouse: HENRY BRYAN Family
Marriage: 27 DEC 1874 , Jackson, Florida

Source Information:
Batch No.: M513112 Dates: 1869-1883 Source Call No.: 0931955 V. D-E
Type: Film Printout Call No.: None

WILLIAM SMITH
Marriages:
Spouse: ADA LEWIS Family
Marriage: 13 NOV 1880 , Jackson, Florida

Source Information:
Batch No.: M513112 Dates: 1869-1883 Source Call No.: 0931955 V. D-E
Type: Film Printout Call No.: None

PATSY SMITH
Marriages:
Spouse: JOHN PITTMAN Family
Marriage: 03 FEB 1877 , Jackson, Florida

Source Information:
Batch No.: M513112 Dates: 1869-1883 Source Call No.: 0931955 V. D-E
Type: Film Printout Call No.: None

There were two Willis Dixons in Jackson in 1880, but only one was old enough to have married in 1885, this young man:

1880 Census Pct 6, Dist 71, Jackson Co., FL
Linnas DICKSON Self M Male B 45 FL Laborer NC NC
Catherine DICKSON Wife M Female B 35 FL Keeping House NC NC
Willis DICKSON Son S Male B 18 FL Laborer FL FL
Rocksey DICKSON Dau S Female B 13 FL At School FL FL
Priscilla DICKSON Dau S Female B 11 FL FL FL
Jerry DICKSON Son S Male B 8 FL FL FL
Henry DICKSON Son S Male B 6 FL FL FL
Wayman DICKSON Son S Male B 4 FL FL FL
William DICKSON Son S Male B 2 FL FL FL

1885 Florida State Census Dist 1, Jackson Co., FL
(A few doors away from the Smiths)
Lymus Dixon B M 35 Head married b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Catherine Dixon B F 35 Wife married b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Roxanna Dixon B F 18 Daughter single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Priscilla Dixon B F 15 Daughter single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Jerry Dixon B M 14 Son single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Henry Dixon B M 12 Son single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Raymond Dixon B M 10 Son single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Benjamin Dixon B M 8 Son single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Pearl Dixon B F 2 Daughter single b. FL Father FL Mother FL

1885 Florida State Census Dist 1, Jackson Co., FL
Willis Dickson B M 20 Head married b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Easter Dickson B F 19 wife married b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Lizzie Dickson B F 2 daughter single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Frank Dickson B M (no age recorded) Brother single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Maria Glover B F 48 (no relationship recorded) b. AL Father AL Mother AL

1900 Census Friendship, Jackson Co., FL
Willis Dixon Head B M b. Mar 1865 age 35 married 15 yrs b. FL Father GA Mother AL Occu: Farming
Easter Dixon Wife B F b. May 1865 age 35 married 15 yrs 11 children born 8 living b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Nicolas Dixon Son B M b. Dec 1886 age 13 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Farm Laborer
Alaxander Dixon Son B M b. Mar 1889 age 11 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Farm Laborer
Willie Dixon Daughter B F b. Apr 1890 age 10 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Farm Laborer
Earnest Dixon Son B M b. Dec 1892 age 7 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Eddie Dixon Son B M b.Mar 1894 age 6 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Ressie Dixon Daughter B F b. Mar 1898 age 2 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Josie Dixon Daughter B F b. Dec 1899 age 5mon single b. FL Father FL Mother FL

1930 Census Friendship, Jackson Co., FL
Willis Dixon Head M Neg 65 widower b. FL father FL Mother FL Occu: Farmer General Farm
Ressie Dixon Daughter F Neg 33 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Laborer General Farm
J. C. Dixon Son M Neg 18 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Occu: laborer General Farm
Theodore Dixon Grandson M Neg 13 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Occu: laborer General Farm
Leeo? (Luo?) Dudley Grandson M Neg 11 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Occu: laborer General Farm
Johnnie L Dudley Granddaughter F Neg 13 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Occu: laborer General Farm

I had better luck with the Smiths in 1870.

1870 Census Marianna, Jackson Co., FL
Benj. Smith 29 M B Farm Laborer Property $0 Personal $150 b. FL
Rebecca Smith 24 F B At Home b. FL
Willie Smith 10 M B At Home b. FL
Patsy Smith 8 F B At Home b. FL
Easter Smith 3 F Mul At Home b. FL
Alexander Smith 6mon M Mul At Home b. FL born in Nov
Anthony Smith 2 M Mul At Home b. FL
Nora Smith 13 F B At Home b. FL

1880 Census Pct 6, Jackson Co., FL
Benjamin SMITH Self M Male B 47 FL Farmer FL FL
Rebecca SMITH Wife M Female B 43 NC Keeping House NC NC
Laura SMITH Dau S Female B 16 FL FL NC
Easter SMITH Dau S Female B 14 FL FL NC
Anthony SMITH Son S Male B 12 FL FL NC
Alex SMITH Son S Male B 10 FL FL NC
Margaret SMITH Dau S Female B 8 FL FL NC
Benjamin SMITH Son S Male B 6 FL FL NC
William SMITH Son S Male B 21 FL FL NC

1885 Florida State Census Dist 1, Jackson County
Benj Smith B M 50 Head married b. NC Father NC Mother NC
Rebecca Smith B F 45 Wife married b. NC Father NC Mother NC
Laura Smith B F 22 Daughter Single b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Anthony Smith B M 17 Son single b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Alex Smith B M 15 Son Single b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Mag Smith B F 13 Daughter single b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Benj Smith Jr. B M 11 Son single b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Jim Smith Mul M 5 Son single b. FL Father NC Mother NC
Mary Smith Mul F 1 Daughter single b. FL Father NC Mother NC

1900 Census Friendship, Jackson Co., FL
(Living a few doors away from Willis and Easter)
Benjamine Smith Head B M b. Mar 1833 age 67 married 40 yrs b. FL Father NC Mother NC Occu: Farming
Becky Smith Wife B F b. May 1833 age 67 married 40 yrs 9 children born 8 living b. NC Father NC Mother NC
Harriet Smith Granddaughter B F b. Aug 1876 age 23 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL Occu: Farm Laborer
Thomas Smith Great-grandson B M b. Aug 1892 age 7 single b. FL Father FL Mother FL
Wayman Smith Grandson B M b. Sept 1898 age 1 single b. FL father FL Mother FL
Antney Smith Son B M b. Mar 1866 age 34 single b. FL Father FL Mother NC Occu: Farm Laborer


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