Dickinson family page
The Dickinson family in Berwick-on-Tweed in 1913, first cousins of the Jersey family
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Origins of surname
The name means 'son of Dick'
The name first appeared in Jersey records in 1794, but there was a gap of 101 years before the next baptism record. The family which arrived in the last decade of the 19th century can be traced back to the early 18th in Northumberland.
- Dickson (although possibly a variant, we have a separate page for this family)
Great War service
- Cyril Dickinson (1899- ) (St H) son of John and Isabella Louisa Le Brocq, Private, RJGB
These wills created by members of the Dickinson family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1948, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page
- John Dickinson, 2 St Marks Road, St Helier, tailor’s cutter - 24 August 1926, D/Y/A/86
- Bridget Dickinson, of Roseville Street, St Helier, widow of Thomas Dickinson late of Her Majesty's 62nd Regiment of Foot 7 March 1849 - D/Y/A/27