Mary Ann Dixon

13 July 1823–10 November 1903 (Age 80)
Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Dixon was born on 13 July 1823, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, Charles Dixon IV, was 57 and her mother, Elizabeth Humphrey, was 45. She married Charles Billings Wightman on 22 November 1843, in Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Kirtland Township, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 10 November 1903, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Billings Wightman
Mary Ann Dixon
Marriage: 22 November 1843
Amy Jane Wightman
Mary Elizabeth Wightman
Joseph Wightman
Caroline LaDell Wightman
Charles Harrison Wightman
Martha Emeline Wightman
William Edwards Wightman
Arthur Augustus Wightman
Abbie May Wightman
Merton Dixon Wightman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1843Lake, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    Age 17
    On 6 April 1840, Kirtland Township became part of the newly organized Lake County.
    Age 23
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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    Biography of Charles Billings Wightman

    Charles Billings Wightman was born August 11, 1815 at Columbia, New York. In his youth he moved with his parents to Rushford, New York, there he united with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day …

    Sources (27)

    • Mary A Dixon in entry for Caroline Isdell Gilbert, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary Whitman in household of Charles B Whitman, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Mary Dixon, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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