Robert Lane Dickson

17 September 1913–24 August 1985 (Age 71)
Conrad, Pondera, Montana, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Lane

When Robert Lane Dickson was born on 17 September 1913, in Conrad, Pondera, Montana, United States, his father, Silas Lane Dickson, was 24 and his mother, Jewell Edith Lamb, was 15. He immigrated to Sweet Grass, Montana, United States in 1954 and lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada in 1926. He died on 24 August 1985, in Mission 1, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 71, and was buried in Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada.

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Robert Lane Dickson
Vina Elvira Clark

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 3
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.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek
Age 6
Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered
Age 19
Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Dick + son.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Robt Dickson in household of Silas Dickson, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Robert Dickson in household of Silas Dickson, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Robert Lane Dickson in entry for Vina Elvira Dickson, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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