Ralph Willet Dixey (Solomon)

16 October 1874–18 October 1959 (Age 85)
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States

The Life of Ralph Willet

Ralph Willet Dixey (Solomon) was born on 16 October 1874, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States as the son of Simon Dixey and Lucille Keller Waterhouse. He married Daisy Tivone Broncho in 1900, in Fort Hall, Bingham, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Idaho, United States for about 2 years and Blackfoot Election Precinct 3, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 18 October 1959, in Fort Hall, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Fort Hall, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Willet Dixey (Solomon)
1874–1959
Daisy Tivone Broncho
1882–1941
Marriage: 1900
Lawrence Broncho Dixey
1900–1962
Lawrence Dixey
1901–1962
Ralph Frances Dixey
1902–1966
Lillian Dixey
1902–1994
Richard Broncho Dixey
1906–1977
Edison Dixey
1908–1979
Clarence B Dixey
1910–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1900
Fort Hall, Bingham, Idaho, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Simon Dixey

    Male–1915Male

    Lucille Keller Waterhouse

    Female1882–1929Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1890

Age 16

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 24

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dixie .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Ralph was raised by his uncle Simon

Ralph's mother passed away when Ralph was 2 or 4 and his mother's brother, Simon raised him and when he was older, another Uncle cared for him. Ralph would call his Uncle Simon his father because that …

Sources (3)

  • Ralub W Dixie, "United States, Native American, Census Rolls, 1885-1940"
  • Ralph Dixie, "United States, Native American, Census Rolls, 1885-1940"
  • Ralph W Dixie, "United States, Native American, Census Rolls, 1885-1940"

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