Private James Samuel Dickerson
B Company

Born on the 2 November 1848 the son of  was the son of A. Lanson and Rebecca (Granade) Dickerson.

He enlisted on the 23 May 1861.

Sick with fever at Bath Alum Springs, (West) VA, and went home to recuperate.

Was discharged as underage on the 1 August 1862.

He married Matilda ‘Tilde’ Louise Anderson on I May 1870, she was born 3 August 1850 and died 2 July 1927. She was the daughter of John Gordon and Sarah Graves Anderson. They had 13 children, known children are:  Robert David 'Corker', William Pickering 'Will', John Thomas and Jettie Johnson Dickerson

They lived in Dickerson Hollow near Pleasant Shade, Smith Co. TN.

He died on 18 October 1921 and is buried in the Dickerson Cemetery, Dickerson Hollow, Smith Co. TN, as is his wife.