Charles Owen Dixon

22 November 1875–3 March 1943 (Age 67)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Owen

When Charles Owen Dixon was born on 22 November 1875, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Henry Aldous Dixon, was 40 and his mother, Sarah DeGrey, was 31. He married Virginia Elizabeth Beckstead on 25 August 1909, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in World for about 5 years and Ward 3 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 3 March 1943, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Charles Owen Dixon
Virginia Elizabeth Beckstead
Marriage: 25 August 1909
Valera Dixon
Ruby Dixon
Stella Dixon
Alice Delenna Dixon
Owen George Dixon
Virginia Dixon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 August 1909Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 1
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
    1876 · Battle of Littlebig Horn
    Age 1
    Known as Custer's Last Stand, the Battle of Littlebig Horn took place on June 25 1876 and ended on June 26 1876. The battle was between the Lakota and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Calvary Regiment of the United States Army, headed by Colonel George Armstrong Custer. Custer was killed in the battle.
    1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.
    Age 19
    The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    Name Meaning

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

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

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    Charles Owen Dixon's Life Sketch

    Charles Owen Dixon On November 22, 1875 at Provo, Utah, Sarah DeGrey Dixon gave birth to her sixth child, a baby boy, who was given the name Charles Owen Dixon. The name “Charles” came from her brot …

    Sources (34)

    • Chas O Dixon in entry for Dixon, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Charles Owen Dixon, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Charles O Dixon, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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