Arthur Dickerson

24 March 1874–14 October 1949 (Age 75)
American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Arthur

When Arthur Dickerson was born on 24 March 1874, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, John Dickerson, was 46 and his mother, Catherine Chamberlain, was 34. He married Maggie Melvina Rowley on 13 January 1897, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1935 and Logan, Cache, Utah, United States for about 9 years. He died on 14 October 1949, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Dickerson
Maggie Melvina Rowley
Marriage: 13 January 1897
Leon Arthur Dickerson
Harold Alma Dickerson
Edna Dickerson
Delbert John Dickerson
Eugene Dickerson
Irma Dickerson
Bernice Dickerson
Carl Dickerson
Melvina Dickerson
Elmo Dickerson
Ronald Dickerson
Norma Dickerson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 January 1897American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States
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    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.
    1877 · Logan's First Stake is Formed
    Age 3
    Eighteen years after the first ward was established and the population of the valley increased exponentially, the first Stake was established.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 22
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (East Anglia): post-medieval form of Dickeson , a shortened form of Dickenson .

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

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    Sources (72)

    • Arthur Dickinson in entry for Harold Alma Dickinson, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Arthur Dickerson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Arthur Dickerson in entry for Harry O Jackstien and Bernice Dickerson, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"

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