Looking for Jeptah G Atkinson & wife Sidney Dickerson

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My 2nd great grandfather Jeptah G Atkinson born abt 1793 in Lincoln County, Kentucky & died abt Apr 1843 in Paris, Missouri.  He married Sidney Dickerson on May 5, 1826 in Woodford, Kentucky.  She was born about 1806 in Kentucky and died Sep 7, 1888 in Audrain, Missouri.
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The following discusses Julia, thought to be the sister of Jeptah:

Original Source:   Order Book, Stanford, Lincoln county, Ky., 6. p. 436  


     I do certify that security has been taken in my office for the marriage intended between Willaim Stegall and Julia Atkinson, daughter of Joel Atkinson, deceased, and that the consent of William Gooch her guardian, was personally given they are therefore licensed and permit any minister of the Gospel or Justice of the Peace legally authorized to solemnized the rights of matrimony to join together the said William and Judy in the holy estate of matrimony agreeable to the form and ceremony in his church or society. I witness my hand as clerk of the court aforesaid this 3rd day of August, 1808.

This is the marriage record of her father:

Name: Joel Atkinson
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 9 Apr 1780
Marriage Place: Pittsylvania, Virginia
Spouse: Rachel Emmerson
FHL Film Number: 33326
Reference ID: Page 3


Source Information

Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013

by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
selected by Barry Atkinson
Doug, thank you for the info, I have the book Kentucky Pioneers & Their Descendants which has a lot of info on my ancestors.  If anyone needs info from this book I would be glad to share that info with them.

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