Person:William Dillon (19)

Watchers
William P Dillon
  • HWilliam P Dillonest 1808 - bef 1855
  • WRebecca Ford1811 -
m. 9 Oct 1833
  1. William Carl Dillon1834 - 1909
  2. Nathan Dillonest 1836 -
  3. Levi Dillonest 1840 -
  4. Minerva Dillonest 1847 -
  5. Emily Jane Dillon1848 - 1943
Facts and Events
Name William P Dillon
Gender Male
Birth[1][4] est 1808 Tennessee, United States
Marriage 9 Oct 1833 Tazewell, Illinois, United Statesto Rebecca Ford
Residence[2] 1840 Tazewell, Illinois, United States
Residence[1] 1850 Cedar, Iowa, United States
Death[3] bef 7 Sep 1855 Cedar, Iowa, United States
Probate[3] 7 Sep 1855 Cedar, Iowa, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 William P Dillen, in United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    name: William P Dillen
    event: Census
    event date: 1850
    event place: Springfield, Cedar, Iowa, United States
    gender: Male
    age: 42
    marital status:
    race (original):
    race (expanded):
    birthplace: Tennessee
    estimated birth year: 1808
    dwelling house number: 678
    family number: 678
    line number: 24
    nara publication number: M432
    nara roll number: 182
    film number: 7791
    digital folder number: 004181030
    image number: 00250
    Household Gender Age Birthplace
    William P Dillen M 42 Tennessee
    Rebecca Dillen F 38 Ohio
    Wm C Dillen M 17 Illinois
    Nathan Dillen M 15 Illinois
    Levi Dillen M 10 Illinois
    Minerva Dillen F 6 Illinois
    Emily Dillen F 2 Iowa

  2. William P. Dillon, in United States. 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    Name: William J Dillon
    [William P. Dillon]
    [William P Dillon]
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Tazewell, Illinois
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
    Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
    Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 7
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 7

  3. 3.0 3.1 Iowa. Circuit Court (Cedar County). Probate records, 1835-1953 ; indexes, 1839-1975. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1976, 1996, 1998), Probate packet number 220.

    Sept 7th 1855 Co Iowa
    (??) Martin, Joel Kent
    Have this day appraised all the personal effects of Wm. P. Dillon Desceased

  4. Parentage is unknown, but he certainly comes from the large Quaker Dillon family - all descendants of Luke Dillon - that played a large part in the settling of Tazewell County, IL.

    There is an exact birth and death date given in some online trees that the source for is unknown.