Elizabeth "Betsey" Dickerson

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Elizabeth "Betsey" Dickerson (Sharp)

Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: Campbell County, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 13, 1892 (49-57)
Pleasant View, Whitley County, Kentucky, United States
Place of Burial: Siler community, Whitley County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Allen and Martha Patsy Sharp
Wife of Greenberry Creekmore
Ex-wife of John William Dickerson
Mother of George William Dickerson; James Alfred Dickerson; Mary Parazida Creekmore; Hester Ann Dickerson; Alexander L. Dickerson and 2 others
Sister of Hiram Allen
Half sister of Nancy Sharp; Private; Flemmon Sharp; William "Uncle Short" Sharp; Tillman Sharp and 10 others

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About Elizabeth "Betsey" Dickerson

I'm not sure of why, do not remember at this time, Elizabeth's maiden name is Sharp instead of Allen.*

Elizabeth “Betsy” Sharp was one of 9 children born to Martha “Patsy” Sharp. Her father is believed to have been Joseph Allen, whom her mother married in 1846. *Apparently Elizabeth retained her mother’s surname as her maiden name, since her parents may not have been married at the time of her birth.

So far, no marriage record has been found to prove Elizabeth (Sharp) Dickerson was married to Greenberry Creekmore. If it did occur it would probably have happened after her divorce from John William Dickerson in 1878. Can anyone help?

Elizabeth “Betsy” (Sharp) (age 17 - 18) and John William Dickerson were married February 17, 1856 in Campbell County, TN and to this union 7 children were born:

  • George William Dickerson
  • Martha Jane Dickerson
  • James Alfred Dickerson
  • Mary Parsadia Dickerson
  • Alexander Dickerson
  • Hester Ann Dickerson
  • Marion Francis Dickerson

John William and Elizabeth “Betsy” (Sharp) Dickerson divorced 3/21/1878.

Find A Grave Memeorial #180699368.

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Elizabeth "Betsey" Dickerson's Timeline

Campbell County, Tennessee, United States
December 23, 1857
Age 18
Campbell Co., Tennessee
December 18, 1859
Age 20
Campbell Co., Tennessee
November 22, 1862
Age 23
Campbell Co., Tennessee
May 5, 1864
Age 25
Campbell County, Tennessee, United States
November 7, 1867
Age 28
Campbell Co., Tennessee
December 4, 1872
Age 33
Campbell Co., Tennessee
July 5, 1877
Age 38
Scott Co. TN