William Dawson1

#27406, (circa 1822 - December 1887)
Father*____ Dawson1
Mother*Mary Jones1 (c 1795 - 1869)


Mary Myers b. 1832
Child 1.John Dawson7 (c 1872 - )
Birth*circa 1822He was born circa 1822 at EnglandG.1 
1830He accompanied Mary Jones and John Teasdale in 1830 to VirginiaG.1 
He removed with Mary Jones and John Teasdale to Washington Co., MissouriG.1 
19 November 1850He appeared on the census of 19 November 1850 in the household of Mary Jones, age 28, b. England; (nei. John and Mary Pierce, fam. 1155.)2 
14 June 1860He appeared on the census of 14 June 1860 in the household of Mary Jones, age 38, b. England; (nei. Israel and Lucy McGready, fam. 1342.)3 
Marriage*18 October 1863He married Mary Myers, daughter of John Myers and Anastasia _____, on 18 October 1863 at St. Joachim's Church, Old Mines / Cadet, Union Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
29 July 1870He appeared on the census of 29 July 1870 in the household of John Myers and Anastasia _____, age 50, b. England, farmer; (neis. George and Mary Cole and family, fam. 413; A S and Mary Cole, fam. 415.)5 
10 June 1880He and Mary Myers appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 at Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG; (neis. John and Henrietta Cole, fam. 176.)6 
Death*December 1887He died in December 1887.1 


  1. [S1809] History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford & Gasconade Counties, Missouri (Chicago: Goodspeed Publishing Company, 1888), pp. 1015-1016.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Mary Teasdell (55), b. Ireland.
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Mary Teasdale (60), b. Ireland [sic], farmer.
  4. [S2314] St. Joachim's Church Parish Registers (Old Mines, Missouri). Mariages Vol. 1 (1851-1899), p. 72, img. 635/942. William Dawson, son of William Dawson and Mary Jones, and Mary Myers, dau. of John Myers and Anastasia _____, marr. 18 Oct 1863 by Jas. Fox; (signed) William Dawson and Mary Miers [sic], witn. T D Castleman, Ellen D Cole, John Deane, William Cole, John Myers, F T Casey and John P Murphy.
  5. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. John (72), b. Wurttemberg, farmer; Anna S (70), b. Baden.
  6. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. William (62), b. and father b. England, mother b. Ireland, farmer; Mary (48), b. and mother b. Baden, father b. Wurttemberg, keeps house.
  7. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.