- Birth*: David Marr Dickson was born on 2 January 1901 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland.1,2
- He was the son of John Dickson and Eliza Jane McManus.
- (Witness) Photograph: David Marr Dickson is in this photograph taken circa 1913 along with John Dickson, Eliza Jane McManus, Eliza Jane Dickson, Euphemia Dickson, John Dickson, Margaret Chalmers Dickson, Alexander Young Dickson, James D Dickson, Peter Buick Dickson and Martin Fraser Dickson.3
- (Witness) Photograph: David Marr Dickson is in this photograph taken circa 1914 at Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, along with Eliza Jane Dickson, Euphemia Dickson, John Dickson, Margaret Chalmers Dickson and Alexander Young Dickson.3Dickson family : Standing L-R : Alexander Young (b1899), Eliza Jane McManus (b1869), somebody, Euphemia (b1891), David Marr (b1901)
Middle Seated on chairs L-R : somebody, John (1893), Margaret Chalmers (b1896)
Seated at front L-R : somebody, somebody
If you happen to know who the 'somebodies' are, please get in touch!
- (Deceased) Death*: David Marr Dickson died on 28 February 1916 at 27 Isle's Lane, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, at age 15 1916 deaths in the district of St Mary & St Peter in the burgh of Dundee, ref 76; David Marr Dickson, jute preparer (single) died 1916 February 28th 2h 35m PM, 27 Isle's Lane Dundee, 14 years; father John Dickson calender worker; mother Eliza Jane Dickson ms McManus; Lobar Pnuemonia as certified by J B Tierney MD; informant John Dickson father & occupier (present); registered 1916 February 28th at Dundee, T Y Miller registrar.4
- (Witness) Memorial Inscription: He is commemorated on the headstone erected in September 1915 at Balgay Cemetery, Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Inscription reads In memory of Martin F Dickson who died 6th Sept 1915 aged 7 years, also David M Dickson who died 28th Feby 1916 aged 14 years, and their mother Eliza Jane McManus beloved wife of John Dickson who died 14th March 1939 aged 80 years, also Spr James Dickson RE killed in Bari Italy 9th April 1945 aged 41 years husband of Isabella Millar, also John Dickson who died 12th April 1954 aged 84 years, and their son Alex beloved husband of Annie Boag who died 9th January 1957 aged 57 years.5
- [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), Deaths 1916 Dundee St Mary & St Peter 76.
- [S6] From DMcL [Mar 2010].
- [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees, Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;, DLM [April 2017].
- [S11] DCC Registry Office: Statutory Deaths 1916 Dundee St Mary & St Peter 282-1 0076 [Mar 2002], Dundee City Council Registrar, Commercial Street, Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Hereinafter cited as DCC Registry Office.
- [S21] Headstone Photograph; , PCC [Feb 2002].
- [S17] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS census 1911 282/01 017/00 017 [Apr 2011].
David Marr Dickson
Mother*: Eliza Jane McManus b. 24 May 1869, d. 14 Mar 1939
Adamson, Susan c1799 descendants
Chalmers, Robert c1823 descendants
Conlin, Patrick c 1795 descendants
Dickson, David c1795 descendants
Dickson, Mary c1795 descendants
Henderson, Mary c1810 descendants
Madden, James c1799 descendants
McManus, John c1810 descendants
Strain, Sarah c1795 descendants
Young, Margaret c1824 descendants