Henry Odessa Dixon

26 September 1856–20 November 1943 (Age 87)
Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry Odessa

When Henry Odessa Dixon was born on 26 September 1856, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry William Odessa Dixon, was 22 and his mother, Jane Elizabeth Sweetingham, was 23. He married Ann Jane Munnerley Harris on 6 September 1877. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 20 November 1943, in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 87, and was buried in Williamstown, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Henry Odessa Dixon
Ann Jane Munnerley Harris
Marriage: 6 September 1877
Henry John Dixon
Maude Louisa Jane Dixon
Ernest George Dixon
Annie Mabel Dixon
Herbert Arthur Jubilee Dixon
Jubilee Dixon
Alfred Odessa Dixon
Frederick Renie Odessa Dixon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 September 1877
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 11
    End of transportation to Western Australia.
    Age 14
    British troops withdraw from Australia.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 24
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Dickson , a patronymic from the personal name Dick .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (4)

    • Henry Odessa Dixon, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Henry Odessa Dixon, "England, Hampshire Bishop's Transcripts 1680-1892"
    • Henry Odessa Dixon, "England, Hampshire Parish Registers, 1538-1980"

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