Updated: Feb 4, 2019
William Henry Dickinson was born about 1859 in England. He was the older brother of my 2nd-great grandfather, Harry Dickinson. Following the English tradition of naming patterns, being the firstborn son, he was named after his paternal grandfather, William Dickinson.
The brothers came to America with their sister, Mary Ann, and their parents, John & Elizabeth Dickinson in or before 1880. On June 7, 1880 the family was counted on the census, living at 3474 Denny Street in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He died on October 29, 1932.
Following is the intention William filed on January 17, 1888.
Following is his naturalization certificate:
See the Dickinson page for more on this family!