Descendants of Joseph Martin Dicus
Generation No. 1
1.Joseph Martin7 Dicus(Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1) was born 07 April 1853 in Scottsboro, Jackson County,Alabama, and died 23 September 1928 in North Little Rock, Arkansas.He married (1) Linda Morris.She was born in Scottsboro, jackson County, Alabama.He married (2) Izzie Johnson.
Notes for Joseph Martin Dicus:
Was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church of North Little Rock, Ark.Belonged to the Little Rock Lodge of Odd Fellows and the Woodsmen of the World.Moved from Alabama to Arkansas after he was married to his first wife in a covered wagon.In Arkansas he became a farmer near Hazen, Prairie Co., until 1893.he then moved to North Little Rock where he became a commission merchant.he was occupied in this line until 1922 when he retired from business.
Buried at Center point Cemetery, hazen Arkansas.
Children of Joseph Dicus and Linda Morris are:
2 i. Irma8 Dicus, born in Hazen, Arkansas.She married Joseph Grady; born in Prairie Co, Arkansas.
+ 3 ii. Clarence Howard Dicus, born 05 March 1890 in Hazen, Arkansas.
+ 4 iii. Forrest J. Dicus.
5 iv. Ethel Dicus.She married (1) Walter Black; born in LittleRock Arkansas.She married (2) C.D. Barber; born in Poplar Bluff, MO.
Children of Joseph Dicus and Izzie Johnson are:
+ 6 i. Leon Ellis8 Dicus, born 28 September 1896 in Jonesboro, Ark.
7 ii. Helen Dicus.
+ 8 iii. Carl Dicus, born in North Little Rock, ARk.
Generation No. 2
3.Clarence Howard8 Dicus (Joseph Martin7, Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1) was born 05 March 1890 in Hazen, Arkansas.He married (1) Lena Hardy.She was born in LaMonte, MO.He married (2) Mary Fraser 1910 in Little Rock, Arkansas.She was born in Shamokin, Pennsylvania.
Notes for Clarence Howard Dicus:
A member of the Christian Church, a member of Poplar Bluff Lodge #209 AF&AM a past Master of the same lodge, A member of Poplar Bluff Royal Arch Chapter 114, also belongs to the Knights of Pythians and the Odd-Fellows at Poplar Bluff.Was educated in the public schools and High Schools of Little Rock, Ark.Has been a messenger for the Western Union Telegraph Co. later became Telegrapher for the Missouri Pacific Railroad.Later studied law under Judge Jesse C. Shepard and U.S. Commissioner Herbert Fryer of Poplar Bluff, elected to the Bar July 1918, open his own office in 1921 at Poplar Bluff, elected City attorney 1923 by the Democrat party, reelected in 1925 by the People's Administration.Went to Chicago in 1929, but later came to St. Louis Mo where he engaged in general law practice until this date (1938).He claims that he never used the Lord's name in vain.he neither smokes or drinks.
[source: DFH & Clarence H. Dicus of St. louis, MO}
Child of Clarence Dicus and Lena Hardy is:
+ 9 i. Clarence Howard9 Dicus, Jr, born 26 April 1921 in Poplar Bluff, MO.
Children of Clarence Dicus and Mary Fraser are:
10 i. Rachel9 Dicus.She married Sol Russell.
11 ii. Frances Dicus.She married Vic Stepka.
+ 12 iii. William E. Dicus, born 06 January 1912 in Little Rock, Arkansas.
4.Forrest J.8 Dicus (Joseph Martin7, Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1)He married (1) Nellie Wiley.He married (2) Gladys Miller.
Notes for Forrest J. Dicus:
Lived in Poplar Bluff Missouri in 1939.
Child of Forrest Dicus and Nellie Wiley is:
13 i. Joseph9 Dicus, born 09 October 1926.
6.Leon Ellis8 Dicus (Joseph Martin7, Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1) was born 28 September 1896 in Jonesboro, Ark.He married Virgie Rose Nethercutt.
Children of Leon Dicus and Virgie Nethercutt are:
14 i. Leon Ellis9 Dicus, Jr, born 30 September 1922.He married Doris Marie Covington.
15 ii. Joseph Martin Dicus, born 24 October 1927.
16 iii. Martha I. Dicus, born 15 June 1929.
17 iv. Bettie Joyce Dicus, born 03 September 1930.
18 v. Melba Lucille Dicus, born 12 March 1933.
19 vi. Frank Maurice Dicus, born 17 November 1934.
8.Carl8 Dicus (Joseph Martin7, Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1) was born in North Little Rock, ARk.He married Rhoda Castle.
Children of Carl Dicus and Rhoda Castle are:
20 i. Carl9 Dicus, Jr., born 14 February 1929.
21 ii. Erick L. Dicus, born 13 September 1932.
22 iii. Gretta Joan Dicus, born 28 November 1939.
Notes for Gretta Joan Dicus:
Works for the Nuculear Energy Department. Appointed by President William Jefferson Clinton.
Generation No. 3
9.Clarence Howard9 Dicus, Jr (Clarence Howard8, Joseph Martin7, Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1) was born 26 April 1921 in Poplar Bluff, MO.He married Edith George 30 June 1942.
Child of Clarence Dicus and Edith George is:
23 i. Linda Anne10 Dicus, born 16 May 1943.
12.William E.9 Dicus (Clarence Howard8, Joseph Martin7, Jason H. "Jess"6, George5, James4 Dicas, Sr, Edward3, Edward2, William1) was born 06 January 1912 in Little Rock, Arkansas.He married Lois Burton.
Notes for William E. Dicus:Druggist.Has his own place of business.Worked his way through College.
Children of William Dicus and Lois Burton are:
24 i. Sherley Ray10 Dicus, born 02 September 1934.
25 ii. Joan Dicus, born 29 June 1940.