Tandy Newton Dix

1895–1969 (Age 73)
Cooper, Missouri, United States

The Life of Tandy Newton

When Tandy Newton Dix was born on 6 September 1895, in Cooper, Missouri, United States, his father, Tandy Newton Dix, was 46 and his mother, Artemisia "Artie" Morton, was 44. He married Mamie King Tucker on 24 December 1917, in Nelson, Saline, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 15 January 1969, in Kansas City, Platte, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Tandy Newton Dix
Mamie King Tucker
Marriage: 24 December 1917
Fadilla Irene Dix
Nona Mae Dix
Ruby Frances Dix
Floyd Newton Dix
Roger Lynn Dix

Spouse & Children

24 December 1917
Nelson, Saline, Missouri, United States


  • Fadilla Irene Dix


  • Nona Mae Dix


  • Ruby Frances Dix


  • Floyd Newton Dix


  • Roger Lynn Dix


Parents & Siblings

  • Tandy Newton Dix


  • Artemisia "Artie" Morton




  • Female1875–1962Female

  • Hattie Mida Dix


  • Oscar Braxton Dix


  • Ray Morton Dix


  • Male1895–1969Male

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 9

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Dick .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Tandy Newton in entry for Nona Mae Inskeep, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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