St. Clair County, Missouri
Joshua Rickman was born 9 Aug 1801 Sumner Co., TN. He was the son of Nathan V. Rickman and Franky Hardy.
Joshua had six siblings. He apparently owned land in Tennessee, but in 1840 decided to go to Missouri.
He was with a grop of wagons that included the Ledbetters and Terrys.
Joshua Rickman married Mary Barnett Terry on 3 July 1845. Daughter of James Sparkfarley Terry and Elizabeth Abbott Hughes,
Mary was born 4 Nov 1819 Smith County, TN. Mary had five siblings.
Joshua died 28 April 1878 Chalk Level, St. Clair Co., Missouri and is buried in Terry Cemetery.
Mary Barnett (Terry) Rickman died Nov 1893 Chalk Level, St. Clair Co., Missouri. Her burial location is unknown.
Joshua and Mary Barnett (Terry) Rickman had eight children:
Elizabeth F. Rickman, born 1846 Chalk Level, Mo.
James Marcus Rickman, born Jan 1848 Chalk Level, Mo.; died 17 July 1909 St. Clair Co., Mo.
Nathan L. Rickman, born Jan 1849 Chalk Level, Mo.; died 23 May 1911 Roscoe, Mo.
Martha Rickman, born 1852 Chalk Level, Mo. She married Wally Lewis, who was born in Illinois.
Joshua Thomas Rickman, born 1854 Chalk Level, Mo. He died in Raton, Colfax, NM.
Peter Coleman Rickman, born 18 March 1856 Chalk Level, Mo.; died 29 May 1913 Bozeman, Gallatin, MT. He married Frances Ann
Wilson 8 Jan 1884 St. Clair Co., Mo.
William Greenwood Rickman, born 10 Feb 1858 Chalk Level, Mo.; died 17 July 1916 Roscoe, Mo.
Mary Rickman, born 1859 Chalk Level, Mo.