DICKSON, ROBERT ALEXANDER
Durham, AR
Date of birth:  July 29, 1845 in Clarksville,
Montgomery, TN

Name of father:  Abner Dickson, Batan’s Creek, Dickson Co. TN,
 son of Joseph Dickson

Name of mother:  Mary Jane Wilkerson, daughter of
Marinda
 Wilkerson and Anna Wilkerson of Wilson Co. TN (near
 The Hermatage).

Education:  Humphreys Co. TN. Studied medicine at Nashville
Occupation:  Practiced medicine at Coffee Co Tn
Military service: under Capt. Louis Garth
Political party:  Democrat
Church connection:  Methodist
Organizations:  Mason & Oddfellow

Wife & date of marriage:  Mattie Bowden Dickson,
daughter of
 Allen Bowden

Remarks: Allen Bowden served as Col. In NC State “Melitia’
Children: Donna, Murga, and Hilton Alexander Dickson