Dixon Cuny Weston

9 September 1879–31 July 1954 (Age 74)
Hempstead, Waller, Texas, United States

The Life of Dixon Cuny

When Dixon Cuny Weston was born on 9 September 1879, in Hempstead, Waller, Texas, United States, his father, Robert Adams Weston, was 43 and his mother, Phillippa Amanda Cuny, was 20. He married Margery Brashear Taylor on 13 November 1905, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Waller, Texas, United States for about 20 years and Justice Precinct 2, Robertson, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 31 July 1954, in Hearne, Robertson, Texas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Hempstead Cemetery, Hempstead, Waller, Texas, United States.

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Dixon Cuny Weston
Margery Brashear Taylor
Marriage: 13 November 1905
Robert Dixon Weston
Mary Lee Weston
Marjorie Eloise Weston
Adaline Weston

Spouse and Children

13 November 1905
Texas, United States


    Robert Dixon Weston



    Marjorie Eloise Weston


    Adaline Weston


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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 2

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: habitational name from any of numerous places named Weston, from Old English west ‘west’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.2 English: variant of Whetstone .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dixon C Weston in household of Ellza Spurlock, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Dixon C Western, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dixon A Weston, "United States Census, 1930"

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