A Spendy Scoundrel Hiding in the Branches

Richard Dicken wasn't considered trustworthy by his father in law. Apparently, he had his reasons.


Will of Benjamin Dicken I, 1790

Benjamin Dicken was my 6th great grandfather. His granddaughter, Martha "Patsey" Dicken married Thomas Bembry. I have had a dickens of a time researching this family for the past couple of weeks! The first problem was that the Dicken family (they were apparently literate, and consistently spelled it with no "s") properties straddled Fishing Creek, … Continue reading Will of Benjamin Dicken I, 1790