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Posted by: Faye Dyess Date: April 23, 1998 at 19:37:16
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Still seeking any information on the followng family. Information does continue to grow.
Two Dyess brothers settled afew miles apart, one in Echols Co., GA the other
in Hamilton Co., FL. One was Isaac Jackson (Jack) Dyess the other unknown. Jack's wife died, Jack's brother died, Jack and brothers
wife, Phearby Thompson decided to combine families. Each had two precious daughters. Jack had Anna and Emma. Phearby had
Cassie and Mary (named for her Mother). Together they had John Jessie, William Joseph and Edith J. (Edie).
Isaac Jackson (Jack) Dyess b. May 1845 d. after I 900, married Ist unknown, 2nd about 1883 Phearby Thompson, 3rd about 1892
Annie. Found in 1900 Hillsbrough Co., FL census with Wife #3.

Phearby Thompson b. July 1849 d. 1915, burried Statenville Cemetery, Statenville, Echols Co., GA.; married lst unknown Dyess
before 1873, 2nd about 1883 Isaac Jackson (Jack) Dyess, brother of lst husband. Her Mother was Mary b. 17 March 1803 d. 13 Apdl
1899, buried Statenville Cemetery. Phearby had a brother John C. Thompson b. 1836.

Phearby and her two daughters Cassie and Mary, has been found in the 1880 Echols Co., GA census, living with brother John C.
Thompson his wife and two children. Phearby was also found in the 1900 Hamilton Co., FL census listed as a widow with five
Combined Children:
Cassie b. Feb 1873 m. Moses Oppenheim
John Jesse b. Jan 1884 m. Lizzie Lindsay
William Joseph b. I I May 1886 m. Mattie Treadwell
Edith J. (Edie) b. 11 Oct. 1887 m. Warren Crosby
Mary b. 1876 m. Leon Hughes
Anna m. Colie Crosby
Emma m. Alan Deloach
??? Tonsil Thompson (from 1900 Hamilton Co., Fl census)This has recently been learned to be COUNCIL THOMPSON, first son of
Cassie Dyess. He was b. 30 April 1899 and died June 1966 in NJ near Cassies home in PA.

Most interested in leaming the parents of Isaac Jackson.
Would appreciate any information on any members of this family.
Thanks in advance for any info.

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