Thomas Dixon

Thomas Dixon

Male 1822 - 1864  (41 years)

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  • Name Thomas Dixon  [1
    Born 17 Nov 1822  Garrigill Gate, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 18 May 1823  Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1850 
    • Emigrated from England to Canada
    Occupation Bef 1850  [4
    miner in England 
    Died 11 Jul 1864  Paris, Brantford Township, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Person ID I4929  LaZeut
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2017 

    Father Armstrong 
    Mother Catherine Dixon,   b. 2 Jun 1799, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1864  (Age > 66 years) 
    Family ID F2427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Matilda Currah,   b. 16 Oct 1823, Garrigill, Alston Parish, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1892, Winfred, Lake County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1845  Redwing Congregational Chapel, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Joseph (Joe) Dixon,   b. 21 Mar 1846, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1925, San Benito, Cameron County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +2. Mary Ann Dixon,   b. 8 Apr 1850, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1928, Camlachie, Plympton Township, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Frances Currah Dixon,   b. 10 Mar 1855, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 28 Feb 1925  (Age < 69 years)
    +4. Matilda Catherine Dixon,   b. 16 Jan 1860, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1925, Winfred, Lake County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Nov 1822 - Garrigill Gate, Alston, Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 18 May 1823 - Alston, Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Dec 1845 - Redwing Congregational Chapel, Alston, Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jul 1864 - Paris, Brantford Township, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Dixon: Thomas Dixon and Mary Matilda Currah
    Dixon: Thomas Dixon and Mary Matilda Currah
    Daguerreotype of Thomas Dixon and Mary Currah. Ontario, Canada

    Documents
    Dixon: Thomas and Elizabeth Dixon 1849 Primitive Methodist Connexion
    Dixon: Thomas and Elizabeth Dixon 1849 Primitive Methodist Connexion
    Certification from the Alston, Cumberland, England circuit of the Primitive Methodist Connexion of the memebership in good standing of Thomas and Elizabeth Dixon (7 Apr 1849).

  • Notes 
    • Thomas was the illegitimate son of a man named Armstrong (family lore) and took his mother's name. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S97] Family of James A. Lincoln and Mary H. Dixon, Lincoln, Roger M. et al., (Wasilla, Alaska: self-published, March 2000, supplements 2002, 2004, and 2007), p. 141.

    2. [S4] Anderson Family Research, Fern Anderson, compiler, (unpublished manuscript, before 1981).

      Born: 27 Nov 1822

    3. [S1248] Alston Parish Transcripts 1762-1830, (FamilySearch: Church of England. Record Office, Matlock, Derbyshire).

      1823

      When Baptisted: May 18
      No. 1192
      Child's Christian Name: Thomas Illegit. Son of
      Parents' Name: Catherine Dixon
      Abode: Ettsass [sp?]
      Quality, Trade or Profession: Single Woman

    4. [S4] Anderson Family Research, Fern Anderson, compiler, (unpublished manuscript, before 1981).

    5. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 175847563.


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